The Complete Idiot

The Complete Idiot (Spanish: La tonta del bote) is a 1970 Spanish comedy film directed by Juan de Orduña and starring Lina Morgan, Arturo Fernández and Paca Gabaldón. It is a remake of the 1939 film of the same name.


Following the death of her mother during child birth, Susana, becomes a naïve, clumsy and good-hearted orphan who ends up serving at Mrs. Engracia's estate. The estate is also home to three nephews of the lady: Asunta, Trini and Lorito who were unemployed and are currently working for lady Engracia. As the economic situation gets worse, Engracia rents a room for the handsome Felipe, who, according to a town gossip, has a bad reputation.

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    contentLocation Madrid
    director Juan de Orduña
    editor Magdalena Pulido
    genre comedy
    keywords child birth town gossip unemployed
    musicBy Alfonso Sáinz
    productionCompany Atlántida Films
    publisher Atlántida Films