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.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Here we are at the beginning of a new episode. Lara has been on the boat with Massimo, but now she's got to get right back to work, because someone seems to have fallen off a horse!

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Italy Tuscan

A buttero is an Italian working cowboy from the Maremma part of Tuscany. And one was just found—morto (dead)!

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Things don't add up regarding the buttero, and Brigadiere, Lara's aunt's dog, has gone missing.

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Italy Tuscan

Lara is in quite a quandary about the roses. She's got some tough decisions to make! Meanwhile Toscani and Manara get up to speed on the investigation.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 5 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Lara confesses her doubts about Massimo to Sardi, while Manara, who is in a foul mood, gives some advice to his commissioner friend about how to behave with Ginevra on their upcoming date.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 6 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Massimo doesn't give up! Lara's at a loss for words, but then Luca and Lara go off to question a chronic complaint filer.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 7 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Belleggia is a tough nut to crack in the interrogation room, and Toscani has a rough time. As usual, Caterina is friendly with people involved in the murder, this time making friends with the widow of the victim.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 8 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Lara finally makes a decision and acts on it. That doesn't make it any easier, though.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 9 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Lara is having trouble dealing with her feelings, but her aunt distracts her with some information concerning the deceased.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 10 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Lara and Luca bring in a suspect, but something in his expression makes them wonder about his guilt. Lara's aunt keeps looking for Brigadiere.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 11 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Sicily

The red soil found in Contini's clothes is looking more and more important. Sergio ends up being helpful to the investigation.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 12 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

The dinner for four is having trouble getting off the ground, and not everyone is thrilled with the situation.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 13 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Lara and Luca are left on their own at the trattoria. They overdo it a bit with the wine, and... The next day, Lara's aunt has to help out once again.

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Italy Tuscan

For some strange reason, Luca isn't so eager to sign the forms Sergio procures for him. Lara's aunt arrives with some important news.

Il Commissario Manara - S1EP8 - Morte di un buttero - Part 16 View Series View This Episode

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Italy Tuscan

Episode 8 comes to a close as Sergio shows up with all the paperwork ready for the job "swap." All Luca has to do is sign!

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