The Overcoat

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  • Approved
  • 1952
  • 1 hr 47 min
  • 7.5  (626)

Based on the Nikolai Gogol story but set in modern-day Italy, The Overcoat is the story of a poor city hall clerk whose only desire is to buy a new overcoat. The town Mayor is planning a reception for some visiting VIPs in honor of a new, wasteful piece of construction. Directed by Alberto Lattuada.

The Overcoat
Description
Based on the Nikolai Gogol story but set in modern-day Italy, The Overcoat is the story of a poor city hall clerk whose only desire is to buy a new overcoat. The town Mayor is planning a reception for some visiting VIPs in honor of a new, wasteful piece of construction. Directed by Alberto Lattuada.

The Overcoat is a 1952 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 47 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.5.

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  • Release Date
    1952
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 47 min
  • Language
    Italian
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (626)