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2. Un homme et son chien (2008)

94 min | Drama

5.7
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An elderly gentleman and his dog find themselves out of a home with little means.

Writers: Francis Huster, Murielle Magellan, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Francis Huster | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Michèle Bernier, Sarah Biasini, Sophie Bouilloux

3. A Walk in the Clouds (1995)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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After returning from the war, Paul and a young woman meet on a bus as she's headed home from college to help with the grape harvest and face her Old World domineering dad. The woman has not... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Mark Kamen, Mark Miller, Harvey Weitzman, Piero Tellini, Cesare Zavattini, Vittorio de Benedetti | Director: Alfonso Arau | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Anthony Quinn, Giancarlo Giannini

4. Strand, Under the Dark Cloth (1989)

81 min | Documentary

7.1
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Paul Strand (1890-1976) remains a curiously shrouded and paradoxical figure. While passionately devoted to humanity, he was happiest in the isolation of the darkroom.

Writer: Seaton Findlay | Director: John Walker | Stars: John Walker, Blanche Brown, Milton Brown, Leo Hurwitz

5. Ritorno dal cinema (1986)

15 min | Short

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Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Giacomo Campiotti | Stars: Claudio Botosso, Enrica Maria Modugno

6. La veritàaaa (1983 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.1
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The film tells of old Antonio, 81, who refuses to stay in a mental home and walks away. He hits the streets to give a message to people: be yourselves, tell what you think, make love and ... See full summary »

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Cesare Zavattini | Stars: Cesare Zavattini, Vittorio Amandola, Giangiacomo Colli, Piero Zardini

7. The Children of Sanchez (1978)

R | 126 min | Drama

7.4
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Writers: Hall Bartlett, Oscar Lewis, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Hall Bartlett | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Dolores del Rio, Lupita Ferrer, Katy Jurado

8. Ligabue (1977 TV Mini-Series)

200 min

8.1
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Stars: Flavio Bucci, Alessandro Haber, Enzo Robutti, Luciano Melani

9. A Simple Heart (1977)

95 min

5.8
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Writers: Gustave Flaubert, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Giorgio Ferrara | Stars: Joe Dallesandro, Adriana Asti, Tina Aumont, Alida Valli

10. A Brief Vacation (1973)

PG | 112 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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A women lives a miserable life in the basement of her Milan apartment, with her boring inlaws and three children (boys). Her husband has been injured. Her bleak life takes an unexpected ... See full summary »

Writers: Rodolfo Sonego, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Florinda Bolkan, Renato Salvatori, Daniel Quenaud, José María Prada

11. Lo chiameremo Andrea (1972)

100 min | Comedy

7.0
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Writers: Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Nino Manfredi, Mariangela Melato, Anna Maria Aragona, Giulio Baraghini

12. Io e... (1972– )

15 min | Documentary, Talk-Show

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Creator: Anna Zanoli | Stars: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Ninetto Davoli, Riccardo Bacchelli, Ranuccio Bianchi Bandinelli

13. Io e... (1972– )
Episode: Zavattini e... il 'Campo di grano coi corvi' di Van Gogh (1972)

Documentary, Talk-Show

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Creator: Anna Zanoli | Director: Luciano Emmer | Star: Cesare Zavattini

14. Pier Paolo Pasolini: A Film Maker's Life (1971)

29 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

5.7
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Documentary about Italian movie director Pier Paolo Pasolini, with interviews with some of his actors and friends.

Director: Carlo Hayman-Chaffey | Stars: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Ninetto Davoli, Franco Citti, Giancarlo Arnao

15. Sunflower (1970)

G | 107 min | Drama

7.3
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An Italian woman conducts a desperate search for her husband, a soldier considered missing in action in Russia - like fifty thousand others during WWII.

Writers: Tonino Guerra, Cesare Zavattini, Giorgi Mdivani | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Lyudmila Saveleva, Galina Andreyeva

16. The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970)

R | 94 min | Drama, History, War

7.6
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In the late 1930s, in Ferrara, Italy, the Finzi-Contini are one of the leading families, wealthy, aristocratic, urbane; they are also Jewish. Their adult children, Micol and Alberto, gather... See full summary »

Writers: Giorgio Bassani, Vittorio Bonicelli, Ugo Pirro | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Dominique Sanda, Lino Capolicchio, Helmut Berger, Fabio Testi

17. Documenti su Giuseppe Pinelli (1970)

45 min | Documentary, Short

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Directors: Elio Petri, Nelo Risi | Stars: Giancarlo Dettori, Luigi Diberti, Renzo Montagnani, Licia Pinelli

18. A Place for Lovers (1968)

R | 88 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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Julia, a divorced American fashion designer, is dying of a tragic, incurable disease. With only ten days to live, she spends her time vacationing in an Italian villa and watching television... See full summary »

Writers: Brunello Rondi, Julian Zimet, Peter Baldwin, Ennio De Concini, Tonino Guerra, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Marcello Mastroianni, Enrico Simonetti, Caroline Mortimer

19. Capriccio all'italiana (1968)

95 min | Comedy

7.0
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CHE COSA SONO LE NUVOLE (by Pier Paolo Pasolini) Durante la rappresentazione dell'Otello in uno spettacolo di marionette, il pubblico si ribella alla malvagità di Jago ed invade il palco ... See full summary »

Writers: Roberto Gianviti, Agenore Incrocci, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Furio Scarpelli, Steno, Bernardino Zapponi, Cesare Zavattini | Directors: Mauro Bolognini, Mario Monicelli, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Steno, Pino Zac, Franco Rossi | Stars: Totò, Ugo D'Alessio, Regina Seiffert, Dante Maggio

20. I sette fratelli Cervi (1968)

105 min | Drama

8.0
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The true story of seven Italian brothers, farmers and catholic, who became communist and fought for justice and freedom against Fascism. Shot in December 1943 in Reggio Emilia, they are the... See full summary »

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Gianni Puccini | Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Lisa Gastoni, Carla Gravina, Riccardo Cucciolla

21. Woman Times Seven (1967)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession," a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night," angry wife becomes streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One," seemingly... See full summary »

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Elspeth March, Peter Sellers, Rossano Brazzi

22. The Witches (1967)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A film of five separate comedy to drama segments--directed by Visconti, Bolognini, Pasolini, Franco Rossi and de Sica. The international cast includes Clint Eastwood, Annie Girardot and Alberto Sordi, and Silvana Mangan.

Writers: Mauro Bolognini, Fabio Carpi, Roberto Gianviti, Agenore Incrocci, Luigi Magni, Enzo Muzii, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Giuseppe Patroni Griffi, Franco Rossi, Furio Scarpelli, Bernardino Zapponi, Cesare Zavattini | Directors: Mauro Bolognini, Vittorio De Sica, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Franco Rossi, Luchino Visconti | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Annie Girardot, Francisco Rabal, Massimo Girotti

23. After the Fox (1966)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Crime

6.5
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Peter Sellers plays Aldo Vanucci (aka the Fox), one of the greatest criminals of the world, and master of disguise. After Aldo escapes from the Italian prison he was held in, he meets again... See full summary »

Writers: Neil Simon, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Peter Sellers, Victor Mature, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam

24. Antonioni: Documents and Testimonials (1966 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

7.2
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Writers: Tommaso Chiaretti, Georges Mayrand | Director: Gianfranco Mingozzi | Stars: Michelangelo Antonioni, Francesco Aguiari, Silvio Ceccato, Tonino Cervi

25. Un monde nouveau (1966)

83 min | Drama

7.7
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Anne, a beautiful free-lance photographer, meets with the French medical student Carlo and falls in love. After a passionate love affair Anne becomes pregnant. Now the formerly ... See full summary »

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Christine Delaroche, Nino Castelnuovo, Madeleine Robinson, Pierre Brasseur

26. Andremo in città (1966)

102 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.2
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Writers: Edith Bruck, Nelo Risi, Jerzy Stefan Stawinski, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Nelo Risi | Stars: Geraldine Chaplin, Federico Scrobogna, Nino Castelnuovo, Aleksandar Gavric

29. Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963)

119 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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Stories about three very different women and the men they attract.

Writers: Eduardo De Filippo, Isabella Quarantotti, Alberto Moravia, Cesare Zavattini, Bella Billa, Lorenza Zanuso | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Giuffrè, Agostino Salvietti

30. Il boom (1963)

97 min | Comedy

7.1
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During the economic boom of Italy a man tries desperately to maintain a high standard of living for his family.

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Gianna Maria Canale, Ettore Geri, Elena Nicolai

32. Boccaccio '70 (1962)

Unrated | 205 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.2
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Four directors tell tales of Eros fit for a 1970s Decameron. Working-class lovers, Renzo and Luciana, marry but must hide it from her employer; plus, they need a room of their own. A ... See full summary »

Writers: Giovanni Arpino, Italo Calvino, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Federico Fellini, Ennio Flaiano, Mario Monicelli, Goffredo Parise, Tullio Pinelli, Brunello Rondi, Luchino Visconti, Cesare Zavattini | Directors: Vittorio De Sica, Federico Fellini, Mario Monicelli, Luchino Visconti | Stars: Anita Ekberg, Sophia Loren, Romy Schneider, Marisa Solinas

33. The Condemned of Altona (1962)

114 min | Drama, History

7.0
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A maddened German war criminal lives in a secluded house owned by his rich father who lets him think the war is still on 20 years after the fact. However, no deception can last forever.

Writers: Abby Mann, Jean-Paul Sartre, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Maximilian Schell, Fredric March, Robert Wagner

34. Arturo's Island (1962)

Unrated | 90 min | Drama

6.3
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Arturo is a teenage boy who lives alone on an island. His mother died when he was born, and his father is always away. From time to time, Arturo's father comes to see him, but only too soon... See full summary »

Writers: Damiano Damiani, Ugo Liberatore, Elsa Morante, Enrico Ribulsi, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Vanni De Maigret, Key Meersman, Reginald Kernan, Gabriella Giorgelli

36. The Last Judgment (1961)

100 min | Comedy

7.0
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In Naples, a voice from the skies announces one morning that the final judgment will be at 6 p.m. on that day. What follows is a series of vignettes depicting various people's reactions (or lack there of) to the announcement.

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Vittorio Gassman, Anouk Aimée, Fernandel

37. Blood Feud (1961)

87 min | Drama

7.3
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Writers: Damiano Damiani, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Belinda Lee, Sylva Koscina, Sergio Fantoni, Alberto Lupo

38. Un quarto d'Italia (1961)

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Writers: Virgilio Tosi, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Virgilio Tosi

39. Two Women (1960)

100 min | Drama, War

7.9
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Cesira and her 13-year-old daughter, Rosetta, flee from the allied bombs in Rome during the second world war. They travel to the village where Cesira was born. During their journey and in ... See full summary »

Writers: Alberto Moravia, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Raf Vallone, Eleonora Brown

40. Atomic War Bride (1960)

84 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.1
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Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Veljko Bulajic | Stars: Antun Vrdoljak, Zlatko Madunic, Ljubisa Jovanovic, Ita Rina

41. Lipstick (1960)

89 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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Writers: Damiano Damiani, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Pierre Brice, Giorgia Moll, Pietro Germi, Bella Darvi

42. Fellini (1960– )

55 min

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A series about the Italian director Fellini.

Stars: Dominique Delouche, Federico Fellini, Giulietta Masina, Yvonne Furneaux

43. Nel blu dipinto di blu (1959)

103 min

7.0
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Per evitare di essere arrestato mentre faceva il palo per alcuni amici, Turi si invente una fidanzata, Donata, facendo andare su tutte le furie Assuntina, la sua ragazza. Ma Donata si ... See full summary »

Writers: Ettore Scola, Piero Tellini, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Piero Tellini | Stars: Domenico Modugno, Giovanna Ralli, Arianna, José Jaspe

44. The Doll That Took the Town (1958)

90 min

6.8
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A struggling model concocts a story of being raped and beaten by three strangers and soon becomes a media darling. Complications arise when the police eventually arrest three suspects.

Writers: Franco Bemporad, Bianca Della Nogara Feltrinelli, Francesco Maselli, Ageo Savioli, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Francesco Maselli | Stars: Virna Lisi, Haya Harareet, Elisa Cegani, Vittorio Sanipoli

45. Love and Chatter (1958)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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Maria e Paolo si amano, ma sono giovanissimi e per di più Maria è figlia dello spazzino comunale mentre Paolo lo è dell'avvocato Bonelli, vice sindaco e capo dell'opposizione. A complicare ... See full summary »

Writers: Isa Bartalini, Alessandro Blasetti, José María Otero, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Alessandro Blasetti | Stars: Vittorio De Sica, Gino Cervi, Carla Gravina, Geronimo Meynier

47. I sette contadini (1957)

10 min | Documentary, Short

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Writers: Cesare Zavattini, Luigi Chiarini, Renato Niccolai | Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Alcide Cervi, Renato Cominetti

48. The Roof (1956)

91 min | Drama

7.2
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Under provincial Italian law at the time, once a roof is erected, the occupants cannot be evicted from a building. This comedy follows the efforts of a family to erect the roof on a house ... See full summary »

Writer: Cesare Zavattini | Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Gabriella Pallotta, Giorgio Listuzzi, Gastone Renzelli, Maria Di Rollo

49. The Virtuous Bigamist (1956)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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The Provence, somewhere in the 1950's. Paul Verdier, traveling salesman, leaves his home and his quarrelsome wife for his weekly round. On the train he meets a young woman, Marie, who looks... See full summary »

Writers: Aldo De Benedetti, Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon, Piero Tellini, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Mario Soldati | Stars: Fernandel, Giulia Rubini, Fosco Giachetti, Leda Gloria

50. The Awakening (1956)

97 min | Drama

6.5
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A Roman nun who was a missionary in Africa for 20 years is sent to a convent near Naples where she grows very fond of a boy whose father has died. The child's mother is about to leave him ... See full summary »

Writers: Antonio Altoviti, Siro Angeli, Vito Blasi, Mario Camerini, Piero De Bernardi, Ennio De Concini, Mario Guerra, Ugo Guerra, Amleto Micozzi, Aldo Paladini, Giose Rimanelli, Virgilio Tosi, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Mario Camerini | Stars: Anna Magnani, Emma Baron, Marisa Belli, Piero Boccia