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1. Big Business (1988)

PG | 97 min | Comedy

6.3
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In the 1940s in the small town of Jupiter Hollow, two sets of identical twins are born in the same hospital on the same night. One set to a poor local family and the other to a rich family ... See full summary »

Writers: Dori Pierson, Marc Reid Rubel | Director: Jim Abrahams | Stars: Bette Midler, Lily Tomlin, Fred Ward, Edward Herrmann

Votes: 7,853

2. The Unknown Woman (2006)

R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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56 Metascore

Haunted by a horrible past, a Ukrainian young woman calculatedly insinuates herself into the life of a rich Italian family.

Writers: Giuseppe Tornatore, Massimo De Rita | Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Kseniya Rappoport, Michele Placido, Claudia Gerini, Piera Degli Esposti

Votes: 7,468

3. Romanzo Criminale (2005)

152 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Set in the 1970s, it's the story of three lifelong friends who take control of organized crime in Rome.

Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo, Stefano Rulli, Sandro Petraglia, Michele Placido | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Kim Rossi Stuart, Anna Mouglalis, Pierfrancesco Favino, Claudio Santamaria

Votes: 6,082

4. Baarìa (2009)

150 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Baaria is Sicilian slang for Bagheria where Tornatore was born and this is an autobiographic epic of three generations in the Sicilian village where he was born.

Writer: Giuseppe Tornatore | Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Francesco Scianna, Margareth Madè, Lina Sastri, Ángela Molina

Votes: 4,561

5. The Caiman (2006)

112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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A skewering of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Writers: Nanni Moretti, Heidrun Schleef, Francesco Piccolo, Federica Pontremoli | Director: Nanni Moretti | Stars: Silvio Orlando, Margherita Buy, Jasmine Trinca, Michele Placido

Votes: 3,409

6. The Ages of Love (2011)

125 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and ... See full summary »

Writers: Ugo Chiti, Giovanni Veronesi | Director: Giovanni Veronesi | Stars: Monica Bellucci, Robert De Niro, Riccardo Scamarcio, Michele Placido

Votes: 2,637

7. Romanzo Criminale (2008–2010)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.7
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A criminal known as The Libanese has a dream: to conquer the underworld of Rome. To carry out this feat without precedent he puts together a ruthless and highly organized gang. Their ... See full summary »

Stars: Vinicio Marchioni, Mauro Meconi, Edoardo Pesce, Alessandro Roja

Votes: 2,072

8. Angel of Evil (2010)

R | 125 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.8
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48 Metascore

A biography of Milanese bank robber Renato Vallanzasca.

Writers: Renato Vallanzasca, Carlo Bonini, Antonella D'Agostino, Andrea Purgatori, Angelo Pasquini, Kim Rossi Stuart, Michele Placido, Antonio Leotti, Toni Trupia, Andrea Leanza | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Kim Rossi Stuart, Filippo Timi, Valeria Solarino, Moritz Bleibtreu

Votes: 1,980

9. Caterina in the Big City (2003)

Unrated | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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63 Metascore

When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an... See full summary »

Writers: Francesco Bruni, Paolo Virzì | Director: Paolo Virzì | Stars: Alice Teghil, Sergio Castellitto, Margherita Buy, Antonio Carnevale

Votes: 1,919

10. The Octopus (1984 TV Mini-Series)

402 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Corrado Cattani is a police inspector whose life is devoted to fighting the Italian mafia (known here as "La Piovra" or "The Octopus"). Even as his family and life are being destroyed by ... See full summary »

Stars: Michele Placido, Barbara De Rossi, Patricia Millardet, Remo Girone

Votes: 1,912

11. The Lookout (2012)

89 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.7
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A detective hunts for the marksman who foiled the plan to catch a notorious team of bank robbers.

Writers: Denis Brusseaux, Cédric Melon | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Mathieu Kassovitz, Olivier Gourmet, Francis Renaud

Votes: 1,622

12. Lamerica (1994)

116 min | Drama

7.6
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Two Italian racketeers come to Albania just after the fall of the communists to set up a fictive firm and pocket the grants. They need a stooge. They choose an old one in a jail : Spiro. ... See full summary »

Writers: Gianni Amelio, Andrea Porporati, Alessandro Sermoneta | Director: Gianni Amelio | Stars: Enrico Lo Verso, Michele Placido, Piro Milkani, Carmelo Di Mazzarelli

Votes: 1,609

13. The Goodbye Kiss (2006)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Giorgio Pellegrini, a former left-wing activist turned terrorist has fled to Central America and fought with a guerrilla movement. Fifteen years later he is fed up with living in the jungle... See full summary »

Writers: Massimo Carlotto, Marco Colli, Lorenzo Favella, Franco Ferrini, Heidrun Schleef, Michele Soavi, Luigi Ventriglia | Director: Michele Soavi | Stars: Alessio Boni, Michele Placido, Isabella Ferrari, Alina Nedelea

Votes: 1,007

14. Living Legends (2014)

100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Group of friends meet again, 13 years after their prom because of a problem of one of them, and face the opportunity to experience the things in life they have always put aside in life so far.

Writers: Sanya Borisova, Niki Iliev, Nikolay Vasilevsky | Director: Niki Iliev | Stars: Orlin Pavlov, Niki Iliev, Sanya Borisova, Dimo Alexiev

Votes: 857

15. Grandi magazzini (1986)

110 min | Comedy

5.2
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Writers: Franco Castellano, Giuseppe Moccia | Directors: Franco Castellano, Giuseppe Moccia | Stars: Enrico Montesano, Nino Manfredi, Lino Banfi, Renato Pozzetto

Votes: 810

16. Three Brothers (1981)

PG | 113 min | Drama

7.2
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Three men face their mother's death.

Writers: Tonino Guerra, Francesco Rosi, Andrey Platonov | Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Michele Placido, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Andréa Ferréol

Votes: 796

17. Wetten, dass..? (1981– )

165 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Music

6.1
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Each show has several celebrities invited who have to bet on different contestant(s) achieving his/her/their goal of performing a stunt. If the celebrities fail to anticipate whether their ... See full summary »

Creator: Frank Elstner | Stars: Thomas Gottschalk, Frank Elstner, Mirjam Weichselbraun, Jessica Schwarz

Votes: 650

18. La piovra 4 (1989 TV Mini-Series)

600 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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A couple of years have passed since Corrado Cattani and Giulia Antinari broke up; during this time, Giulia died in an accident (that might or might not have been planned by Tano) and ... See full summary »

Stars: Michele Placido, Patricia Millardet, Remo Girone, Simona Cavallari

Votes: 609

19. La piovra 2 (1985 TV Mini-Series)

384 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Part 1 - PAOLA - Police Inspector Cattani fights a losing battle to save his loved daughter's sanity, after what she suffered (see "La Piovra", original mini-series). He loses her, and his ... See full summary »

Stars: Michele Placido, Florinda Bolkan, Paul Guers, Jacques Dacqmine

Votes: 608

20. The Big Dream (2009)

101 min | Drama

5.6
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Italian Revolution, 1968. Police officer, Nicolas, wants to become an actor. He goes out in plain clothes and meets Laura who is among students against the government, Vietnam War and who ... See full summary »

Writers: Doriana Leondeff, Angelo Pasquini, Michele Placido | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Riccardo Scamarcio, Jasmine Trinca, Luca Argentero, Massimo Popolizio

Votes: 581

21. Viva l'Italia (2012)

100 min | Comedy

6.4
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Writers: Massimiliano Bruno, Edoardo Maria Falcone | Director: Massimiliano Bruno | Stars: Raoul Bova, Ambra Angiolini, Michele Placido, Alessandro Gassman

Votes: 570

22. Mery per sempre (1989)

102 min | Drama, Crime

7.4
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A teacher discovers his calling. Marco relocates to Palermo from Milan and takes a job teaching in a reform school while he waits for a high school position. He tries to understand and ... See full summary »

Writers: Aurelio Grimaldi, Stefano Rulli, Sandro Petraglia | Director: Marco Risi | Stars: Michele Placido, Claudio Amendola, Francesco Benigno, Alessandra Di Sanzo

Votes: 569

23. La piovra 3 (1987 TV Mini-Series)

435 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.5
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Part 1 - GOOD AND EVIL - After the mafia killed his family, and a number of people who trusted him, Cattani sees a couple of criminals condemned to light sentences only. A DEA team brings ... See full summary »

Stars: Michele Placido, Giuliana de Sio, Alain Cuny, Francisco Rabal

Votes: 552

24. Karol - The Pope, the Man (2006 TV Movie)

155 min | Biography

6.6
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Writers: Giacomo Battiato, Gianfranco Svidercoschi | Director: Giacomo Battiato | Stars: Piotr Adamczyk, Dariusz Kwasnik, Michele Placido, Alberto Cracco

Votes: 506

25. Tulpa - Perdizioni mortali (2012)

84 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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Lisa Boeri is a successful businesswoman obsessed with her career - on day. But on night, she is visiting private nightclub Tulpa, club where your sickest, most erotic fantasies come true.

Writers: Federico Zampaglione, Dardano Sacchetti, Giacomo Gensini | Director: Federico Zampaglione | Stars: Claudia Gerini, Michela Cescon, Ivan Franek, Nuot Arquint

Votes: 460

26. La ragazza dal pigiama giallo (1977)

103 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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Two seemingly separate stories in New South Wales: a burned, murdered body of a young woman is found on the beach, and a retired inspector makes inquiries; also, Linda, a waitress and ferry... See full summary »

Writers: Flavio Mogherini, Rafael Sánchez Campoy | Director: Flavio Mogherini | Stars: Ray Milland, Dalila Di Lazzaro, Michele Placido, Mel Ferrer

Votes: 418

28. Commediasexi (2006)

102 min | Comedy

4.7
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Writers: Alessandro D'Alatri, Gennaro Nunziante | Director: Alessandro D'Alatri | Stars: Paolo Bonolis, Sergio Rubini, Margherita Buy, Stefania Rocca

Votes: 393

29. The Nanny (1999)

106 min | Drama

6.7
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Rome, early 20th century: a wealthy psychiatrist, who runs an asylum for women and lacks imagination in his practice, must find a wet nurse for his infant when his wife panics after ... See full summary »

Writers: Luigi Pirandello, Marco Bellocchio, Daniela Ceselli | Director: Marco Bellocchio | Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Maya Sansa, Jacqueline Lustig

Votes: 373

30. Beach House (1977)

106 min | Comedy

6.5
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Una domenica estiva in uno stabilimento balneare al Lido di Ostia (Roma). Una fauna umana variegata e tante storie che si intrecciano. Una squadra femmminile di pallacanestro ; due militari... See full summary »

Writers: Vincenzo Cerami, Sergio Citti | Director: Sergio Citti | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Jodie Foster, Paolo Stoppa, Flora Carabella

Votes: 367

31. Moses the Lawgiver (1974 TV Mini-Series)

PG | 360 min | Drama

6.2
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Stars: Burt Lancaster, Anthony Quayle, Ingrid Thulin, Irene Papas

Votes: 319

32. Romanzo popolare (1974)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and ... See full summary »

Writers: Agenore Incrocci, Mario Monicelli, Furio Scarpelli | Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Ugo Tognazzi, Ornella Muti, Michele Placido, Pippo Starnazza

Votes: 308

33. 2061: Un anno eccezionale (2007)

Comedy

3.6
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Writers: Carlo Vanzina, Enrico Vanzina | Director: Carlo Vanzina | Stars: Diego Abatantuono, Dino Abbrescia, Anna Maria Barbera, Massimo Ceccherini

Votes: 291

35. Plot of Fear (1976)

98 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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A man is strangled by a female prostitute in his home at the same time as a woman is killed by a man with a spanner on an empty bus. In both cases the killer leaves an illustration from the... See full summary »

Writers: Paolo Cavara, Enrico Oldoini, Bernardino Zapponi | Director: Paolo Cavara | Stars: Corinne Cléry, Michele Placido, Quinto Parmeggiani, Edoardo Faieta

Votes: 286

36. Piano, solo (2007)

104 min | Biography, Drama

6.6
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A biopic of jazz pianist Luca Flores.

Writers: Walter Veltroni, Ivan Cotroneo, Claudio Piersanti, Riccardo Milani | Director: Riccardo Milani | Stars: Kim Rossi Stuart, Jasmine Trinca, Paola Cortellesi, Michele Placido

Votes: 282

37. The Roses of the Desert (2006)

102 min | Comedy, War

6.6
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A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by ... See full summary »

Writers: Alessandro Bencivenni, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Mario Monicelli, Domenico Saverni, Mario Tobino | Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Michele Placido, Giorgio Pasotti, Alessandro Haber, Fulvio Falzarano

Votes: 282

38. Just Married (2009)

118 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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Writers: Fabio Bonifacci, Fausto Brizzi, Marco Martani, Riccardo Cassini | Director: Luca Lucini | Stars: Luca Argentero, Moran Atias, Dario Bandiera, Isabella Ragonese

Votes: 281

39. A Journey Called Love (2002)

96 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

5.6
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The life and scandalous loves of early 20th century poet Sibilla Aleramo.

Writers: Sibilla Aleramo, Dino Campana, Michele Placido, Diego Ribon, Heidrun Schleef | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Laura Morante, Stefano Accorsi, Alessandro Haber, Galatea Ranzi

Votes: 268

40. Another Life (2004)

85 min | Drama

4.2
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Writers: Umberto Contarello, Francesco Piccolo, Michele Placido, Domenico Starnone | Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Stefano Accorsi, Barbora Bobulova, Violante Placido, Stefano Dionisi

Votes: 246

41. Afghan Breakdown (1991)

140 min | War

7.2
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The film opens with a scene of an Islamic circumcision. After the opening credits, a line of Mujahedin are shown approaching a roadway where a squad of Soviet soldiers has been slaughtered.... See full synopsis »

Writers: Leonid Bogachuk, Aleksandr Chervinsky, Mikhail Leshchinsky, Ada Petrova | Director: Vladimir Bortko | Stars: Michele Placido, Tatyana Dogileva, Mikhail Zhigalov, Filipp Yankovskiy

Votes: 245

42. Till Marriage Do Us Part (1974)

R | 92 min | Comedy

6.5
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The Marquise Eugenia di Maqueda, an orphan raised by the nuns, marries Raimondo Corrao, but on their wedding night she finds out that he is her brother. The piece of news is in a letter ... See full summary »

Writers: Luigi Comencini, Ivo Perilli | Director: Luigi Comencini | Stars: Laura Antonelli, Alberto Lionello, Michele Placido, Jean Rochefort

Votes: 208

43. Soraya (2003 TV Movie)

200 min | Drama

6.4
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Biopic of Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, the second wife of the last Shah of Iran, who was overthrown in the 1979's Islamic Revolution.

Writers: Umberto Marino, Anna Samueli, Jacqueline Feather, David Seidler | Director: Lodovico Gasparini | Stars: Anna Valle, Erol Sander, Mathilda May, Stoyan Aleksiev

Votes: 208

44. L'amore ritorna (2004)

111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Writers: Carla Cavalluzzi, Sergio Rubini, Domenico Starnone | Director: Sergio Rubini | Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Margherita Buy, Antonello Fassari, Darío Grandinetti

Votes: 204

45. Ernesto (1979)

R | 98 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Triest in the year 1911. Ernesto is the priviliged, seventeen year old son of a jewish mother and a non-jewish father, who has deserted his family. He is raised by his uncle Giovanni and ... See full summary »

Writers: Barbara Alberti, Amedeo Pagani, Umberto Saba, Salvatore Samperi | Director: Salvatore Samperi | Stars: Virna Lisi, Concha Velasco, Michele Placido, Turi Ferro

Votes: 200

46. Pleasure (And Its Little Inconveniences) (1998)

100 min | Drama

4.8
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Writers: Nicolas Boukhrief, Dan Sasson | Director: Nicolas Boukhrief | Stars: Mathieu Kassovitz, Vincent Cassel, Julie Gayet, Foued Nassah

Votes: 195

47. Tigers in Lipstick (1979)

R | 83 min | Comedy

4.7
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Writers: Luis Castro, Tonino Guerra, Giorgio Salvioni | Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Ursula Andress, Laura Antonelli, Sylvia Kristel, Monica Vitti

Votes: 195

48. The Scent of Blood (2004)

100 min | Drama

5.4
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Carlo and Silvia are married since twenty years. He lives with a young lover, while Silvia lives in their original flat. Their 'regular' menage changes when also Silvia starts meeting ... See full summary »

Writers: Mario Martone, Goffredo Parise | Director: Mario Martone | Stars: Fanny Ardant, Michele Placido, Giovanna Giuliani, Sergio Tramonti

Votes: 187

49. Searching for Paradise (2002)

R | 88 min | Drama

5.9
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A young woman, coping with the death of her father, embarks on a quest to meet a Hollywood star with whom she has become obsessed.

Writer: Myra Paci | Director: Myra Paci | Stars: Susan May Pratt, Chris Noth, Jeremy Davies, John Pierson

Votes: 178

50. The Divine Nymph (1975)

R | 115 min | Drama

5.8
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A beautiful woman (Laura Antonelli) engages in affairs with two men, playing them against each other. Set in the decadent Roaring Twenties, the triangle dissolves against suicide and fascism.

Writers: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi, Alfio Valdarnini, Luciano Zuccoli | Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi | Stars: Laura Antonelli, Terence Stamp, Michele Placido, Duilio Del Prete

Votes: 168