WriterLuigi Pirandello, Lucio Fulci, Steno, Vitaliano Brancati Release date1953 Music directorAngelo Francesco Lavagnino, Pier Giorgio Redi ScreenplaySteno, Lucio Fulci, Vitaliano Brancati, Jean Josipovici CastTotò (Prof. Paolino), Orson Welles (Captain Perella, the Beast), Viviane Romance (Assunta Perella), Mario Castellani (The doctor), Rocco D'Assunta (Zeppo), Carlo Delle Piane (Studente) Similar moviesRelated Steno movies
L'uomo, la bestia e la virtù ([ˈlwɔːmo la ˈbestja e la virˈtu]), internationally released as Man, Beast and Virtue, is a 1953 Italian comedy film directed by Steno. It starred Italian comedian Toto and famed actor Orson Welles. It is based on the 1919 novella with the same name by Luigi Pirandello. The film was originally shot in Gevacolor.
Paolino (Totò) is in love with a married woman Annarella (Viviane Romance). Both consume whenever pleasant loves, but one day Annarella becomes pregnant. The woman's husband: Captain Perella (Orson Welles), a few months ago is out of town for work, but a day suddenly returns. Paolino to avoid the betrayal that you know, put a plan in place so that Perella steps a night of pleasure with Annarella, so that after a few months of getting her pregnant believe him.