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1. And the Ship Sails On (1983)

PG | 128 min | Drama, History, Music

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In July 1914 a luxury cruise ship leaves Italy with the ashes of the famous opera singer Tetua. The boat is filled with her friends, opera singers, actors and all kinds of exotic people. ... See full summary »

Writers: Federico Fellini, Tonino Guerra | Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Freddie Jones, Barbara Jefford, Victor Poletti, Peter Cellier

2. Blood and Black Lace (1964)

Unrated | 84 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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Italian thriller about a shadowy killer in black murdering fashion models through brutal methods.

Writers: Marcello Fondato, Giuseppe Barilla, Mario Bava | Director: Mario Bava | Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Eva Bartok, Thomas Reiner, Ariana Gorini

3. The Charterhouse of Parma (1982 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama, History

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Stendhal's epic tale of a young French officer in the Napoleonic wars, and his aunt - a duchess of legendary beauty and resourcefulness.

Stars: Marthe Keller, Gian Maria Volonté, Andrea Occhipinti, Georges Wilson

4. Trafic (1971)

G | 96 min | Comedy

7.3
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Mr. Hulot drives a recreational vehicle from Paris to Amsterdam in his usual comic, disasterous style.

Writers: Jacques Tati, Jacques Lagrange, Bert Haanstra | Director: Jacques Tati | Stars: Jacques Tati, Marcel Fraval, Honoré Bostel, François Maisongrosse

5. A Professional Gun (1968)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Western

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While a Mexican revolutionary lies low as a U.S. rodeo clown, the cynical Polish mercenary who tutored the idealistic peasant tells how he and a dedicated female radical fought for the soul... See full summary »

Writers: Giorgio Arlorio, Adriano Bolzoni, Sergio Corbucci, Franco Solinas, Sergio Spina, Luciano Vincenzoni | Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Franco Nero, Jack Palance, Tony Musante, Giovanna Ralli

6. Cagliostro (1975)

103 min | Drama

7.3
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The mysterious Conte di Cagliostro holds supernatural powers he uses to heal the poor, but his activity is considered dangerous by the 18th century's establishment...

Writers: Pier Carpi, Enrica Bonaccorti, Daniele Pettinari | Director: Daniele Pettinari | Stars: Bekim Fehmiu, Curd Jürgens, Ida Galli, Anna Orso

7. Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971)

G | 117 min | Comedy, Western

7.2
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Two unlikely heros team up again in this Italian Western. Similar in style to the old Clint Eastwood westerns

Writer: Enzo Barboni | Director: Enzo Barboni | Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Yanti Somer, Enzo Tarascio

8. The Evil Eye (1963)

Unrated | 86 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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A tourist witnesses a murder and finds herself caught up in a series of bloody killings.

Writers: Mario Bava, Enzo Corbucci, Ennio De Concini, Eliana De Sabata, Mino Guerrini, Franco Prosperi | Director: Mario Bava | Stars: Letícia Román, John Saxon, Valentina Cortese, Titti Tomaino

9. California (1977)

98 min | Western

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Writers: Roberto Leoni, Franco Bucceri, Nico Ducci, Mino Roli | Director: Michele Lupo | Stars: Giuliano Gemma, William Berger, Miguel Bosé, Chris Avram

10. James Tont operazione U.N.O. (1965)

80 min | Comedy

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Writers: Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Bruno Corbucci | Stars: Lando Buzzanca, Evi Marandi, Gina Rovere, Loris Gizzi

11. Sabata (1969)

PG-13 | 111 min | Western

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Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built. But they haven't reckoned on the presence of ... See full summary »

Writers: Renato Izzo, Gianfranco Parolini | Director: Gianfranco Parolini | Stars: Lee Van Cleef, William Berger, Ignazio Spalla, Aldo Canti

12. Sergeant Klems (1971)

R | Adventure

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A man masquerading as a dead soldier seeks to desert his post and join the enemy in their struggle.

Writers: Bruno Di Geronimo, Sergio Grieco, Francesco Mazzei | Director: Sergio Grieco | Stars: Peter Strauss, Tina Aumont, Pier Paolo Capponi, Howard Ross

13. Petomaniac (1983)

103 min

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Writers: Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Enrico Medioli | Director: Pasquale Festa Campanile | Stars: Ugo Tognazzi, Mariangela Melato, Vittorio Caprioli, Aldo Reggiani

14. La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981 TV Mini-Series)

52 min | Adventure

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Stars: Christian Kohlund, Jean-Pierre Bouvier, Roger Carel, Patrick Préjean

15. The Assassin (1961)

83 min | Crime, Thriller

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Writers: Pasquale Festa Campanile, Massimo Franciosa, Tonino Guerra, Elio Petri | Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Micheline Presle, Cristina Gaioni, Salvo Randone

16. Have a Good Funeral, My Friend... Sartana Will Pay (1970)

91 min | Western

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After witnessing a brutal massacre, the legendary hero Sartana is ready to do some investigating. Almost everyone in the tiny town of Indian Creek seems eager to buy up the property left ... See full summary »

Writers: Roberto Gianviti, Giovanni Simonelli | Director: Giuliano Carnimeo | Stars: Gianni Garko, Daniela Giordano, Ivano Staccioli, Helga Liné

17. The Tree of Guernica (1975)

110 min | Drama, War

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The Spanish Civil War, as experienced by the town of Villa Ramiro. The local count and his Fascist nephews ally with the rebels; the count's son, indifferent to politics at the outset, ... See full summary »

Writers: Fernando Arrabal, Francesco Cinieri | Director: Fernando Arrabal | Stars: Mariangela Melato, Ron Faber, Cosimo Cinieri, Rocco Fontana

18. In ginocchio da te (1964)

110 min | Comedy, Musical

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A young singer who is drafted in Naples falls for a posh rich girl and forgets about his true love: his colonel's daughter. Will he get back to her?

Writers: Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Ettore Maria Fizzarotti | Stars: Gianni Morandi, Laura Efrikian, Nino Taranto, Raffaele Pisu

19. L'occhio nel labirinto (1972)

93 min | Mystery, Thriller

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A woman searches for her missing lover, a psychiatrist who has suddenly vanished for no apparent reason. She ends up at a villa populated by a group of eccentric individuals. A string of murders commence immediately.

Writers: Mario Caiano, Horst Hächler, Antonio Saguera | Director: Mario Caiano | Stars: Rosemary Dexter, Adolfo Celi, Alida Valli, Horst Frank

20. L'homme de Suez (1983 TV Mini-Series)

85 min

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Stars: Guy Marchand, Constanze Engelbrecht, Horst Frank, Guy Verda

21. Gangster '70 (1968)

110 min | Thriller

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Writers: Adriano Baracco, Fernando Di Leo, Mino Guerrini | Director: Mino Guerrini | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Franca Polesello, Giampiero Albertini, Giulio Brogi

22. The Valachi Papers (1972)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama

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When Joe Valachi (Charles Bronson) has a price put on his head by Don Vito Genovese (Lino Ventura), he must take desperate steps to protect himself while in prison. An unsuccessful attempt ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Geller, Peter Maas | Director: Terence Young | Stars: Charles Bronson, Lino Ventura, Jill Ireland, Walter Chiari

23. Nick the Sting (1976)

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Nick Hezard, a young con man, wants to avenge the death of a friend of his and organizes a swindle trying to cheat Robert Turner, an American businessman he thinks responsible for his ... See full summary »

Writer: Alberto Silvestri | Director: Fernando Di Leo | Stars: Luc Merenda, Lee J. Cobb, Gabriele Ferzetti, Luciana Paluzzi

24. Calling All Police Cars (1975)

95 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller

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Writers: Massimo Felisatti, Fabio Pittorru | Director: Mario Caiano | Stars: Antonio Sabato, Luciana Paluzzi, Enrico Maria Salerno, Gabriele Ferzetti

25. Il monaco di Monza (1962)

91 min | Drama

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Writers: Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi, Ettore Maria Margadonna | Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Totò, Nino Taranto, Erminio Macario, Lisa Gastoni

26. Lo smemorato di Collegno (1962)

87 min

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The story takes inspiration from a real case (Bruneri/Canella, Italy 1926). A man is hospitalized in a neurological clinic. He suffers from amnesia. Mrs Ballerini, after had seen his ... See full summary »

Writers: Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Totò, Nino Taranto, Erminio Macario, Aroldo Tieri

27. L'inquilina del piano di sopra (1978)

Comedy

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Writer: Franco Bucceri | Director: Ferdinando Baldi | Stars: Lino Toffolo, Silvia Dionisio, Pippo Franco, Liana Trouche

28. Le belve (1971)

Comedy

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A film made for Italian television. A series of eight episodes put together in which Lando Buzzanca plays a variety of weird characters. Episode 1: Il Salvatore (The Saviour) A reporter ... See full summary »

Director: Giovanni Grimaldi | Stars: Lando Buzzanca, Ira von Fürstenberg, Femi Benussi, Paola Borboni

29. Silence the Witness (1974)

100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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De Luca is killed by Marchetti's chauffeur. Marchetti ordered the murder because he was to be accused by De Luca. The two have a car accident while going home to get an alibi. There is a ... See full summary »

Writers: Vito Bruschini, Giuseppe Pulieri, Giuseppe Rosati | Director: Giuseppe Rosati | Stars: Bekim Fehmiu, Rosanna Schiaffino, Aldo Giuffrè, Guido Leontini

30. Stanza 17-17 palazzo delle tasse, ufficio imposte (1971)

85 min | Comedy

6.4
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Il dottor Ugo La Strizza è il terrore di chi deve pagare le tasse: è intransigente, incorruttibile, onesto e del tutto dedito al suo lavoro. Davanti a lui si presentano un nobile decaduto, ... See full summary »

Writers: Sergio Donati, Michele Lupo, Vittorio Metz | Director: Michele Lupo | Stars: Gastone Moschin, Philippe Leroy, Lionel Stander, Franco Fabrizi

31. Assault on the State Treasure (1967)

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Twenty million dollars are going to be transfered from an Arab central bank to a British oil company. Four among the biggest criminal of the world are in charge to rob it. An undefined ... See full summary »

Writers: Gianfranco Clerici, Piero Pierotti | Director: Piero Pierotti | Stars: Roger Browne, Anita Sanders, Sandro Dori, Dina De Santis

33. A Bullet for a Stranger (1971)

88 min | Western, Comedy

6.3
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John and George McIntire are a couple of naive brothers who travel to a lawless western town to see their father. The bumbling siblings get themselves into big trouble after they beat up a ... See full summary »

Writer: Enzo Barboni | Director: Giuliano Carnimeo | Stars: Gianni Garko, William Berger, Chris Chittell, John Fordyce

34. Formula 1: Nell'Inferno del Grand Prix (1970)

G | 91 min | Sport

6.3
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Writers: Gianfranco Clerici, Brad Harris, Guido Malatesta | Director: Guido Malatesta | Stars: Brad Harris, Olga Schoberová, Ivano Staccioli, Hans von Borsody

35. Secret of the Sphinx (1964)

95 min | Adventure, Crime

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Writers: Duccio Tessari, Guido Zurli | Director: Duccio Tessari | Stars: Tony Russel, Maria Perschy, Maria Laura Rocca, Ivan Desny

36. Zorro in the Court of England (1971)

Western

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Writers: Arpad DeRiso, Franco Montemurro | Director: Franco Montemurro | Stars: Spiros Focás, Dada Gallotti, Franco Ressel, Massimo Carocci

37. Treasure Island (1972)

G | 94 min | Adventure, Family

6.2
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Based upon the story by R. L. Stevenson, the film shows Orson Welles as Long John Silver, pirate chief, who would like to find hidden treasure.

Writers: Hubert Frank, Wolf Mankowitz, Antonio Margheriti, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gérard Vergez, Orson Welles, Bautista de la Calle | Directors: Andrea Bianchi, John Hough, Antonio Margheriti | Stars: Orson Welles, Kim Burfield, Lionel Stander, Walter Slezak

38. Per il gusto di uccidere (1966)

86 min | Western

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Dubious Bounty Killer Hank Fellows tracks bank stage coaches to observe them being robbed. Only afterwards does he move in on the bandits to collect his reward. The manager of the Omaha ... See full summary »

Writers: Víctor Auz, Frank Gregory, Tonino Valerii | Director: Tonino Valerii | Stars: Craig Hill, George Martin, Piero Lulli, Fernando Sancho

39. Il figlio di Aquila Nera (1968)

91 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.2
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Writers: Umberto Lenzi, Piero Pierotti, Gianfranco Clerici, Guido Malatesta | Director: Guido Malatesta | Stars: Mimmo Palmara, Edwige Fenech, Franco Ressel, Ingrid Schoeller

40. What Ever Happened to Baby Toto? (1964)

110 min | Comedy

6.2
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Due fratelli campano alla giornata. In una valigia rubata trovano un cadavere; tentano di sbarazzarsene ma sono costretti a dentro una casa. Qui Totò si droga fino ad impazzire: commetterà ... See full summary »

Writers: Ottavio Alessi, Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Directors: Ottavio Alessi, Mario Castellani, Paolo Heusch | Stars: Totò, Pietro De Vico, Mischa Auer, Ivy Holzer

41. The Four Monks (1962)

100 min | Comedy

6.2
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Four petty criminals pretend to be friars escaped from communist Hungary and go and live in a Sicilian convent.

Writers: Gianni Buffardi, Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia | Stars: Peppino De Filippo, Aldo Fabrizi, Nino Taranto, Erminio Macario

42. Pride and Vengeance (1967)

91 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Writers: Luigi Bazzoni, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Prosper Mérimée | Director: Luigi Bazzoni | Stars: Franco Nero, Tina Aumont, Klaus Kinski, Guido Lollobrigida

43. An Ideal Place to Kill (1971)

90 min | Thriller

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Writers: Antonio Altoviti, Lucia Drudi Demby, Umberto Lenzi | Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Irene Papas, Ray Lovelock, Ornella Muti, Michel Bardinet

44. Erik the Conqueror (1961)

81 min | Action, Adventure

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In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks ... See full summary »

Writers: Mario Bava, Oreste Biancoli, Piero Pierotti | Director: Mario Bava | Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Alice Kessler, Ellen Kessler, George Ardisson

45. The Upper Hand (1966)

86 min | Crime, Drama

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In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. Also, an undercover US Treasury Department agent is trying to infiltrate the smuggle business.

Writers: Auguste Le Breton, Denys de La Patellière, Alphonse Boudard | Director: Denys de La Patellière | Stars: Jean Gabin, Gert Fröbe, George Raft, Nadja Tiller

46. Count Tacchia (1982)

117 min | Comedy

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Rome, 1910. Checco Puricelli, the son of a carpenter, is called "Conte Tacchia" ("Count Wooden Wedge") because of his obsession with the aristocracy. He dresses fancy and tries to act as a ... See full summary »

Writers: Sergio Corbucci, Sergio Donati, Massimo Franciosa, Luciano Vincenzoni | Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Enrico Montesano, Vittorio Gassman, Paolo Panelli, Ninetto Davoli

47. La malavita attacca. La polizia risponde. (1977)

95 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.1
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Writers: Paolo Barberio, Mario Caiano | Director: Mario Caiano | Stars: Leonard Mann, John Steiner, Maria Rosaria Omaggio, Chris Avram

48. La polizia interviene: ordine di uccidere (1975)

101 min | Crime

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Writers: Giuseppe Pulieri, Giuseppe Rosati | Director: Giuseppe Rosati | Stars: James Mason, Leonard Mann, Franco Interlenghi, Stephen Boyd

49. Toto and Cleopatra (1963)

100 min | Comedy

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Writers: Fernando Cerchio, Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Fernando Cerchio | Stars: Totò, Magali Noël, Moira Orfei, Franco Sportelli

50. The Rich Uncle (1974)

105 min | Comedy

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A clerk lavishes a lot of attention on his very rich uncle because he hopes to inherit all of his money. When the man dies however he finds out that the will is full of legacies which seem ... See full summary »

Writers: Roberto Gianviti, Antonino Russo-Giusti | Director: Alfonso Brescia | Stars: Franco Franchi, Grazia Di Marzà, Andrea Lala, Maria Bosco