Highest Rated Titles With Renzo Rossellini
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3. Fitzcarraldo (1982)
PG | 158 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle.
4. Nostalgia (1983)
Not Rated | 125 min | Drama
The Russian poet Andrei Gorchakov, accompanied by guide and translator Eugenia, is traveling through Italy researching the life of an 18th-century Russian composer. In an ancient spa town, ... See full summary »
The Age of the Medici (1972– )
Il potere di Cosimo
79 min | Biography, History
Writers: Niccolò Machiavelli, Francesco Guicciardini, Roberto Rossellini, Marcella Mariani, Luciano Scaffa | Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Marcello Di Falco, Virgilio Gazzolo, Adriano Amidei Migliano, Giuseppe Addobbati
9. General Della Rovere (1959)
Not Rated | 129 min | Drama, War
Bardone, a petty con man, is arrested by the Gestapo and coerced into impersonating a partisan leader in order to expose another resistance organizer.
The Age of the Medici (1972– )
Leon Battista Alberti: l'Umanesimo
89 min | Biography, History
Writers: Niccolò Machiavelli, Francesco Guicciardini, Roberto Rossellini, Marcella Mariani, Luciano Scaffa | Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Virgilio Gazzolo, Marcello Di Falco, Adriano Amidei Migliano, Michel Bardinet
12. Il marchese del Grillo (1981)
135 min | Comedy, History
The marquess of Grillo is a good-natured, clever and women-loving man who is always inventing stories and cracking all types of jokes. The film tells the story of his life.
Writers: Bernardino Zapponi, Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Mario Monicelli, Tullio Pinelli, Alberto Sordi | Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Caroline Berg, Andrea Bevilacqua, Tommaso Bianco
The Age of the Medici (1972– )
L'esilio di Cosimo
79 min | Biography, History
Writers: Niccolò Machiavelli, Francesco Guicciardini, Roberto Rossellini, Marcella Mariani, Luciano Scaffa | Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Marcello Di Falco, Mario Erpichini, Tom Felleghy, Valentino Macchi
14. And the Ship Sails On (1983)
PG | 128 min | Drama, History, Music
In 1914, a luxury ship leaves Italy in order to scatter the ashes of a famous opera singer. A lovable bumbling journalist chronicles the voyage and meets the singer's many eccentric friends and admirers.
16. Danton (1983)
PG | 136 min | Biography, Drama, History
Action opens in November of 1793, with Danton returning to Paris from his country retreat upon learning that the Committee for Public Safety, under Robespierre's incitement, has begun a ... See full summary »
Writers: Jean-Claude Carrière, Stanislawa Przybyszewska, Andrzej Wajda, Agnieszka Holland, Boleslaw Michalek, Jacek Gasiorowski | Director: Andrzej Wajda | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Wojciech Pszoniak, Anne Alvaro, Roland Blanche
18. Love at Twenty (1962)
110 min | Drama, Romance
"Love at Twenty" unites five directors from around the world to present their different perspectives on what love really is at the age of 20. The episodes are united with the score of ... See full summary »
Writers: Shintarô Ishihara, Marcel Ophüls, Renzo Rossellini, Yvon Samuel, Jerzy Stefan Stawinski, François Truffaut | Directors: Shintarô Ishihara, Marcel Ophüls, Renzo Rossellini, François Truffaut, Andrzej Wajda | Stars: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Marie-France Pisier, Patrick Auffay, Rosy Varte
19. Don Giovanni (1979)
176 min | Drama, Music
Screen adapatation of Mozart's greatest opera. Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna's father, the Commendatore, (whom ... See full summary »
20. Carmen (1984)
PG | 152 min | Drama, Music
A film version of the famous Bizet opera, where a soldier (Don Jose) falls in love with a beautiful factory worker (Carmen), but she does not reciprocate his feelings.
22. The Age of the Medici (1972 TV Mini-Series)
255 min | Biography, History
This is a lengthy exposition of the social and political history of renaissance Florentine history, told through dramatised conversations between the main participants... See full synopsis »
24. Orchestra Rehearsal (1978)
70 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
An orchestra assmbles for a rehearsal in an ancient chapel under the inquisive eyes of a TV documentary crew, but an uprising breaks out.
25. That Night in Varennes (1982)
R | 150 min | Drama, History
In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution, when they find themselves in the city of Varennes when ... See full summary »
26. The Rise of Louis XIV (1966 TV Movie)
G | 90 min | Biography, History
1661: Cardinal Mazarin dies. In the power vacuum, the young Louis asserts his intention to govern as well as rule. Mazarin's fiscal advisor, Colbert, warns against Fouquet, the Surintendant... See full summary »
28. Escape by Night (1960)
82 min | Drama, War
Three allied prisoners, a Russian, an American and an Englishman, attempt to escape with the help of a young couple from Rome.
29. Blaise Pascal (1972 TV Movie)
135 min | Biography, History
Blaise Pascal struggles to understand the natural world around him, in addition to an inner quest for religious faith.
Writers: Marcella Mariani, Renzo Rossellini, Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Jean-Dominique de la Rochefoucauld | Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Pierre Arditi, Rita Forzano, Giuseppe Addobbati, Christian De Sica
32. City of Women (1980)
R | 139 min | Comedy, Drama
A businessman finds himself trapped at a hotel and threatened by women en masse.
33. Ro.Go.Pa.G. (1963)
122 min | Comedy, Drama
This consists of four short films by different directors. Rosselini's 'Chastity' ('Illibatezza') deals with an attractive air hostess who receives the unwelcome attentions of a middle aged ... See full summary »
Writers: Jean-Luc Godard, Ugo Gregoretti, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Roberto Rossellini | Directors: Jean-Luc Godard, Ugo Gregoretti, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Rosanna Schiaffino, Bruce Balaban, Maria Pia Schiaffino, Jean-Marc Bory
36. Sogni d'oro (1981)
105 min | Comedy, Drama
Nuovamente nei panni del suo alter-ego Michele Apicella, Nanni Moretti scrive la sua commedia apparentemente più ilare ma anche surreale ed inquietante... See full synopsis »
37. To Forget Venice (1979)
110 min | Drama
A gay brother visits his childhood home where his lesbian sister still lives. They reminisce about the better past and their parents.
38. Death Watch (1980)
PG | 117 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
Roddy has a camera implanted in his brain. He is then hired by a television producer to film a documentary of terminally ill Katherine, without her knowledge. His footage will then be run ... See full summary »
41. Identification of a Woman (1982)
Not Rated | 128 min | Drama, Romance
The movie director Niccolo has just been left by his wife. This gives him the idea of making a movie about women's relationships. He starts to search for a woman who can play the leading ... See full summary »
42. We, the Women (1953)
95 min | Comedy
Five portraits of actresses in their "common" life, seen as women rather than movie stars.
Writers: Cesare Zavattini, Luigi Chiarini, Suso Cecchi D'Amico | Directors: Gianni Franciolini, Alfredo Guarini, Roberto Rossellini, Luchino Visconti, Luigi Zampa | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Anna Magnani, Isa Miranda, Alida Valli
43. Augustine of Hippo (1972 TV Movie)
121 min | Biography, History
This biography tells the life story of Augustine, the Bishop of Hippo, a North African region during the last years of the Roman Empire. The film details Augustine's struggle to maintain ... See full summary »
Writers: Carlo Cremona, Marcella Mariani, Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Jean-Dominique de la Rochefoucauld | Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Dary Berkani, Virgilio Gazzolo, Cesare Barbetti, Bruno Cattaneo
44. Benvenuta (1983)
105 min | Drama, Romance
A passionate affair set against the intense encounter between a film-maker and a novelist. The story begins with young scriptwriter François tracking down the author of a once-scandalous ... See full summary »
45. Roberto Rossellini: Frammenti e battute (2000)
64 min | Documentary
Documentary about master director Roberto Rossellini, who tells details of his life and childhood and visits the places where he has lived and shot some of his most famous movies.
47. La pelle (1981)
131 min | Drama, War
After the Allies liberate Naples in 1943, the life for the locals is not much easier, especially for women. Many sacrifice their dignity and morale to survive.
49. Vittorio D. (2009)
93 min | Documentary
A sharp and inspiring documentary on the life and legacy of the great director Vittorio De Sica (and frequent Loren collaborator) that offers fascinating interviews with Woody Allen, Clint Eastwood, Mike Leigh and many others.