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25 Ratings

The Joy of Living

Che gioia vivere

Directed by René Clément
Italy, France, 1961


The story is set in Rome, in the year 1921. Ulysses (Alain Delon) enrolls in the Italian Fascist party because he cannot find any employment. The first task entrusted to him by the party leads Ulysses to the printer Fossati, where he’s hired as an apprentice.

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The Joy of Living Directed by René Clément

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