Girl with the Pistol, The (1968): Starring Monica Vitti


Mario Monicelli’s comedy stars Monica Vitti as a Sicilian woman in London, seeking the man who had abducted her but fled when he realized her sexual appetite.  She then meets and falls for another Londoner, played by Stanley Baker.


Oscar Nominations: 1

Foreign Language Film


Oscar Awards: None


Oscar Context


The winner was the Soviet entry, War and Peace.