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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 - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

We're at the beginning of a new episode, featuring a strange catch by some fishermen, and the disappearance of a precious jewel from the local Etruscan museum.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Manara starts investigating the unusual catch, and later he and Lara try to talk. But there's also the museum theft to take care of.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Inspectors Rubino and Sardi go to the Etruscan museum to investigate the theft of the Green Ray. They have a few moments for girl talk and ice cream.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

The cadaver on the autopsy table doesn't stop Ginevra from wanting to give the commissioner more than just a report. Lara and Serena are at the docks where they see someone they're not supposed to see, and meet someone from Lara's past.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

The investigation proceeds, Lara receives some red roses at work, to the consternation of Manara, and Aunt Caterina does her part as well.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

New suspects and witnesses start turning up in one of the cases being investigated, thanks to Lara's aunt.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

In both cases under investigation, it's been discovered that witnesses have been withholding information from the police.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara and Luca go to the boat to verify Ms. Brumelt's change of alibi, and they come across Massimo who works there. You can easily imagine Manara's expression... but he then gets a call about some rotten fish in a van, and a surprise.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Luca and Lara manage to get a boat from Massimo to chase down the fishing boat they want a paint sample from. But of course things are never so simple. Luca loves the danger, and feels like Steve McQueen, but Lara is scared out of her wits, and sparks fly between them.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Luca and Lara get saved by none other than Massimo, with the help of Nicasto and his boat. Later however, at headquarters, they find out that Nicasto is not what he seems! There's more investigating to do.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Sardi and Rubino find some interesting and relevant records on Nicasto. Lara tries to make sense of it all, and her aunt, unwittingly gives her an important tip. And where is Luca all this time???

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara is all excited about something she found out, but when she goes looking for Luca, she gets an unexpected and unpleasant surprise. Catching herself, she "gets over it" and the two of them start in on a late night search. All they need is a warrant.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara and Luca try to follow protocol, but when that doesn't work, they barge ahead with their investigation, and get into an extremely dangerous situation. Fortunately for everyone, Lara doesn't lose her cool...

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP5 - Il Raggio Verde - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

This episode comes to a close with a pizza party at sunset among Lara's colleagues. Certain people are able to see a beautiful green ray in that sunset, making the famous legend come true.

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