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Il Commissario Manara
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"Chief of Police Manara" is an Italian crime drama about an unconventional Sicilian police commissioner working in Tuscany. Luca Manara, played by Guido Caprino, breaks all the rules, while his partner, Inspector Lara Rubino, played by Roberta Giarusso, tries to do things by the book. All kinds of sparks fly between them. The show ran very successfully for two seasons.

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Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

"Commissioner Manara" is an Italian TV series set in the Maremma (southern Tuscany), which centers on Luca Manara, an unorthodox and highly seductive, newly arrived police commissioner, played by Guido Caprino.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Commissioner Manara arrives on the scene of the supposed suicide. He questions a witness, and talks to the victim's doctor, and to the medical examiner, who turns out to be an attractive woman who has no problem with shyness.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara meets his new boss and from the outset there's tension. We learn that Manara was transferred to his new post because of an affair between Manara and the wife of his former boss.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Commissioner Manara meets up with Lara Rubino, his old classmate from the police academy. She's less than happy to see him and slaps him right across the face.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Rubino, the new inspector, can't stand being in the same room with Manara. And when he doesn't even remember why, she really gets angry. But then they get some interesting news from the morgue...

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara arrives at his hotel, and the clerk is curt with him until she learns he's the new commissioner. Manara and the deceased are the topics discussed by Rubino and her aunt.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

From the gardener, Michele, we learn that the dead professor was not well liked. Rubino lets us know about her soured friendship with Manara at the police academy.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Tuscan

The autopsy shows that the victim couldn't have pulled the trigger, but Manara's boss insists on suicide. Manara and his team have other ideas.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara Rubino visits Lenni's villa and finds that his wife has broken in. Manara uses his considerable charm on a vet.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara visits the dead professor's daughter and it becomes ever clearer to Manara that the mother's alibi won't hold.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

It turns out Lenni's will contains some surprises. Someone important is excluded completely and another person, quite unexpectedly, is included. Meanwhile, Caterina is puzzled by Doctor Masini's behaviour the day of Lenni's death.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Commisioner Manara and Lara continue their investigation, interviewing Dr. Di Censi, whose answers enable them to make an important connection with a note they'd found of the late Professor Lenni's. They go to Dr. Masini's office and find him just about to leave.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Dr. Masini confesses to having falsified his diploma in order to practice medicine, but reveals some surprises about the death of Lenni.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP1 - Un delitto perfetto - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

The Lenni case will be filed as consenting manslaughter, in view of the fact that he was coerced. Commissioner Manara asks again about being transferred but doesn't get very far.

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