In a historical moment of war and death in Russia, the youngest of three brothers secretly loves his cousin.
However, the girl is already in love with his older brother, openly declaring that she wants to marry him.
Besides, he is called upon to play his part in the war when the Napoleonic armies invade Austria.
Despite being completely unable to fight, he succeeds by sheer luck in becoming a decorated war hero.
Back home, he succeeds in marrying his beloved, but the war reaches them, and the French conquer their country.
The unlucky couple will then set off on a journey with the mad intention of assassinating Napoleon.
Love And Death is a lovely comedy of the absurd with surreal situations and unforgettable dialogues and squabbles.
One of the most important Woody Allen‘s movies, condensing his best skills as a director, writer, and comedian.
At his side, Diane Keaton, young and beautiful, perfectly combines intelligence and humor in her character.
Like Charlie Chaplin‘s The Great Dictator, a movie that jokes about death’s men with love, intelligence, and irony.