Summer Nightsis Lina Wertmuller's outrageous, and outrageously funny, response to her Swept Away, updated with the politics and conspicuous consumption of the 1980s. Mariangela Melato (Swept Away) stars as Signora Bolk, a self-made tycoon interested in ecological preservation. She is fed up with the terrorist who poach Italy's rich beauty, and as part of a crazy retaliation scheme she hires a former CIA agent to abduct the number one violator, Giuseppe "Beppe" Catania (Michele Placido). Catania is take to her villa on a private island where he insists that as a man, he cannot go without sex. She relents and hires two prostitutes to pleasure him. Blindfolded an chained, Beppe realizes that the third woman is one other than the woman who kidnapped him and agrees to pay the $100 million but only with a twist.