Ciao Maschio (Bye Bye Monkey)
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Lafayette (Gerard Depardieu), a young-ish misfit Frenchman and Nocello (Marcello Mastroianni), an older misfit Italian, live in a run-down section of New York City and are friends. Lafayette works for Flaxman (James Coco), an excitable antiquarian who owns and runs something called the "Roman Museum," by means of which he upholds the standards of a former age. Lafayette also works for a women's lib group, which one day decides to "rape" him to see how the shoe fits on the other foot. Rather than being much bothered, Lafayette starts a liaison with the woman who actually… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Ferreri's first English-language film... is more of a collection of disjointed ideas than an actual story."
‑ Christopher Long, Movie Metropolis
"A hopelessly irrelevant, downright interminable piece of work..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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