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Il Commissario Manara
Adv-Intermediate
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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 - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

We begin a new episode of Commissioner Manara. Lara is bedridden with a fever, and there is a missing person reported at the station. And if that weren't enough, someone was found dead by the side of the road.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

A man found dead in the middle of the road, the cyclist who found him, and Commissioner Manara who as usual, is the center of attention.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Manara and his team are still looking for the hit-and-run driver who killed the tramp, and investigating the vineyard owner's disappearance. Lara gives Manara a clue as to why she's still angry with him.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

While the countess points out where she found the cartridge shell, Manara and his squad find blood spatters on the floor of the cellar.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

The Commissioner and Lara question Count Lapo's oenologist, one of the last people to have seen the Count.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara's aunt visits Malvina, bringing along her snooping dog. Together they find a ripped up business card in a wastebasket.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

"We have a missing Count, a cellar full of blood, a mysterious Frenchman..." is how Commissioner Manara sums up the investigation to this point.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Cioni, the Count's neighbor and rival vintner, is interrogated by Manara and Lara. Without a warrant, there's only so far they can go.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Ferocious bull terriers force Manara and Rubino into a refrigerated meat truck.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

While they're huddled together in the meat truck, Commissioner Manara tries to wheedle out of Lara the reason she's still angry at him from police academy days.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Charles Ferrant's body has been discovered by a fisherman. The Count is still missing, and Lara's aunt wants a word with Malvina, the Count's housekeeper.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara and Lara go over the points of the case. Lara suggests getting a warrant for Cioni, the Count's difficult neighbor.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara obtains a warrant and brings Cioni in for questioning. Cioni continues to deny any meeting with the Count. This become untenable when he's asked to consider that his fingerprints are on a glass in the Count's cellar.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

While Cioni is questioned by Manara, Count Lapo returns on the scene. Unfortunately, his memory of what happened is very imperfect.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 15

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Cione is allowed to go home after Lapo admits to the shooting. However, some aspects of the investigation, like the mysterious blood stain in the cellar, still don't square.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 16

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Malvina owns up to her actions regarding Charles Ferrant and his threats.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP2 - Vendemmia tardiva - Part 17

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

If Manara thinks his boss is going to pat him on the back for having solved the case, he's mistaken. Not all is lost, however, for Malvina and the Count. With Lara, though, things don't quite go the way he'd hoped.

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