The Eroticist

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The Eroticist (1972, Italy) is a Sexploitation film directed by Lucio Fulci.


Main Details

  • Released in 1972
  • Color
  • Running Time: 106 Min
  • Distributed by Horizon Films
  • Directed by Lucio Fulci
  • Written by Lucio Fulci, Alessandro Continenza, Ottavio Jemma
  • Starring: Laura Antonelli, Lionel Stander
  • Produced by Edmondo Amati

Also Known As

  • All'onorevole piacciono le donne | The Senator Likes Women | The Senator Likes Women... Despite Appearances and Provided the Nation Doesn't Know


The Eroticist is an Italian 1972 comedy film written and directed by Lucio Fulci. It had censorship problems and was banned shortly after its release. Later it was released in a heavily cut version and prohibited for persons under 18 years. Sen. Gianni Puppis (Lando Buzzanca) arrives at Rome's airport to greet the female president of the Republic of Urania. Puppis, a hot contender for the next Italian Chief of State, is captured on unedited and unaired news-film furtively groping the bottom of the esteemed lady visitor as she greets the Italian press. No one notices the incident, and the victim is unsure who was responsible due to the crowd gathered around her... (Wikipedia)