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  • NR
  • 1981
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 6.4  (2,215)

'Ace' (original title: 'Asso') is an Italian comedy movie from 1981, starring Adriano Celentano, Edwige Fenech, and Renato Salvatori. The movie is directed by Franco Castellano and Giuseppe Moccia and runs for about 92 minutes. The film revolves around the life of an ace gambler named 'Asso' who wins every game he plays, leading him into trouble with the mafia and the women he encounters.

The movie begins with an introduction of Asso (Adriano Celentano), who is shown to be a successful gambler who wins every game he plays. He has a luxurious lifestyle and enjoys spending time with beautiful women, including his girlfriend named Silvia (Edwige Fenech). However, his life takes a turn when he gets involved with the mafia and starts getting threatened by them.

Asso, who is known for his gambling skills, is asked to participate in a high stakes poker game against 'The Sheriff,' who is one of the most feared and respected gamblers in the town. Asso agrees to participate in the game, but it is soon revealed that the mafia is trying to rig the game in their favor so that Asso loses and they can take over the casino. However, with his exceptional gambling skills, Asso manages to win the game, defeating the mafia's plan.

Asso becomes a target for the mafia, and they start to threaten him to give up his winnings from the poker game. Asso decides to flee the city with his girlfriend Silvia, and they go on a journey to hide from the mafia, which leads them to several hilarious encounters with different characters.

Throughout the movie, Asso encounters several beautiful and seductive women who come into his life. However, he remains faithful to his girlfriend Silvia, but he still gets into tricky situations because of his charm and good looks.

The movie has several funny moments, and it is an enjoyable watch for anyone who loves comedy movies. The movie's storyline is simple and straightforward, but it is the performances of the lead cast that make the movie memorable. Adriano Celentano gives an outstanding performance as Asso, the gambler, who is arrogant and charming at the same time. Edwige Fenech's acting is also noteworthy as she portrays Silvia, Asso's girlfriend, who is madly in love with him.

The movie's soundtrack is also noteworthy, with Adriano Celentano singing some of the songs. The music is catchy and entertaining, and it adds to the movie's overall charm.

In summary, 'Ace' or 'Asso' is an entertaining and engaging movie that will keep you hooked throughout. The performances of the lead cast, the movie's soundtrack, and the plot make it a must-watch for fans of Italian comedy movies. If you are looking for a light-hearted comedy movie that will make you smile, then 'Ace' is the movie to watch.

Ace is a 1981 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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    6.4  (2,215)