One Hundred film and one country

"The 100 + 1 films chosen to be the the most accessible movies to the viewers of this time. The list has been compiled by a jury of 10 experts. "

Well, that's the description, the total amount is 109 according to ICM. Here's the list:
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1.
4 passi fra le nuvole (1942)
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A family man travelling for work, Paolo Bianchi, meets on a train a lonely girl, Maria. He sees her... (95 mins.)
 
2.
Ossessione (1943)
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Gino, a drifter, begins an affair with inn-owner Giovanna as they plan to get rid of her older husband. (140 mins.)
 
3.
Rome, Open City (1945)
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During the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944, resistance leader Giorgio Manfredi is chased by Nazis and he seeks refuge and escape. (103 mins.)
 
4.
Paisan (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Six vignettes follow the Allied invasion from July 1943 to winter 1944, from Sicily north to Venice... (126 mins.)
 
5.
Shoeshine (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Two shoeshine boys in postwar Rome, Italy, save up to buy a horse, but their involvement as dupes in a burglary lands them in juvenile prison where the experience take a devastating toll on their friendship. (90 mins.)
 
6.
Angelina (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A rowdy woman is so forceful that she outdoes her husband in a loud cry against speculators who refuse... (90 mins.)
Director: Luigi Zampa
 
7.
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
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In post-war Italy, a working-class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it. (89 mins.)
 
8.
La Terra Trema (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In rural Sicily, the fishermen live at the mercy of the greedy wholesalers. One family risks everything to buy their own boat and operate independently. (160 mins.)
 
9.
Bitter Rice (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Francesca and Walter are two-bit criminals in Northern Italy, and, in an effort to avoid the police... (108 mins.)
 
10.
City of Pain (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The city of Pola is being evacuated after the peace conference of 1947 decided to assign the sovereignty to Tito's Jugoslavia... (110 mins.)
Director: Mario Bonnard
 
11.
Heaven Over the Marshes (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The scene is the Pontine Marshes, a disease-ridden region. The year is 1902. Maria Goretti, a twelve-year-old girl... (111 mins.)
Director: Augusto Genina
 
12.
Stromboli (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Karen, a young woman from the Baltic countries, marries fisherman Antonio to escape from a prisoners camp. But the life in Antonio's village, Stromboli, threatened by the volcano, is a tough one and Karen cannot get used to it. (107 mins.)
 
13.
Chains (1949)
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(86 mins.)
 
14.
The Path of Hope (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of a group of Sicilian miners and their families decide to illegally cross the border to France and their hardships. (105 mins.)
Director: Pietro Germi
 
15.
Domenica d'agosto (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
E' domenica a Roma e chi può va a Ostia, al mare. Un gruppo di ragazzi in bicicletta; una famiglia numerosa... (88 mins.)
Director: Luciano Emmer
 
16.
Story of a Love Affair (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Paola is a young, beautiful woman married to a wealthy entrepreneur. She meets her former lover Guido after seven years, but their relationship is marked by tragic events. (98 mins.)
 
17.
Variety Lights (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A beautiful but ambitious young woman joins a traveling troupe of third-rate vaudevillians and inadvertently causes jealousy and emotional crises. (93 mins.)
 
18.
Father's Dilemma (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
(90 mins.)
 
19.
Bellissima (1951)
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A woman from the low class desperately tries to get her daughter into the movies. (115 mins.)
 
20.
Two Cents Worth of Hope (1952)
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The story concerns the romance between Carmela and Antonio. The ardor is one-sided at first, but Carmela is a determined young woman... (110 mins.)
 
21.
Guardie e ladri (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Esposito is a thief who cons tourists in Rome. A lengthy persecution by police Bottoni, who manages to catch it starts. In an oversight Esposito manages to flee again. Bottoni superiors inform him that if no catches him will lose his job. (105 mins.)
 
22.
Miracle in Milan (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
An old woman finds a baby among the cauliflowers in her garden. She takes care of the orphan, and calls him Totò... (100 mins.)
 
23.
The Passaguai Family (1951)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Aldo Fabrizi
 
24.
Umberto D. (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An elderly man and his dog struggle to survive on his government pension in Rome. (89 mins.)
 
25.
Europe '51 (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Irene Girard is an ambassador's wife and used to living in luxury. After the dramatic death of her son... (118 mins.)
 
26.
The White Sheik (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
During a day in their honeymoon, a couple is separated by the city's lust and the desires it produces. (86 mins.)
 
27.
Toto in Color (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Toto' a colori was the first Italian movie to be shot with a colour film, but the sensitivity was very low (6 asa!) so the actors had to act under a very strong lighting and high temperature. (104 mins.)
Director: Steno
 
28.
The Little World of Don Camillo (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In a village of the Po valley where the earth is hard and life miserly, the priest and the communist... (107 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
29.
Bread, Love and Dreams (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When a veteran marshal is sent to a small town, he quickly falls for two women: a midwife and an earthy young woman nicknamed "Frisky". (93 mins.)
Director: Luigi Comencini
 
30.
I Vitelloni (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A character study of five young men at crucial turning points in their lives in a small town in Italy. (107 mins.)
 
31.
Riviera (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Annamaria Montorsi, ex prostituta, è in vacanza al mare con la figlia : per sfuggire ai pettegolezzi si finge vedova... (107 mins.)
 
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33.
Eager to Live (1953)
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(110 mins.)
Director: Claudio Gora
 
34.
The Wayward Wife (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Gemma, daughter of a lodger, is in love with her half-brother, but since she cannot marry him she ends up marrying a teacher... (114 mins.)
Director: Mario Soldati
 
35.
Neapolitan Carousel (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Napoli, anni cinquanta. Un cantastorie, che abita con la numerosa famiglia in una misera catapecchia... (129 mins.)
Director: Ettore Giannini
 
36.
Empty Eyes (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young and shy girl Celestina arrives from her small home village to Rome to become a housemaid. Her... (98 mins.)
 
37.
The Gold of Naples (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Tribute to Naples, where director De Sica spent his first years, this is a collection of 6 Napolitean... (138 mins.)
 
38.
An American in Rome (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Nando Moriconi is a young Italian living in the early '50s Roma. He is completely crazy for everything that comes from the States... (94 mins.)
Director: Steno
 
39.
The Art of Getting Along (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Rosario Scimoni is twenty years old and lives in Catania at the beginning of this century. He loves... (85 mins.)
Director: Luigi Zampa
 
40.
Senso (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A troubled and neurotic Italian Countess betrays her entire country for a self-destructive love affair with an Austrian Lieutenant. (123 mins.)
 
41.
La Strada (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A care-free girl is sold to a traveling entertainer, consequently enduring physical and emotional pain along the way. (108 mins.)
 
42.
A Free Woman (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
(93 mins.)
 
43.
Abandoned (1955)
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(102 mins.)
 
44.
A Hero of Our Times (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Alberto Menichetti lives with an aunt and an old housekeeper, Clotilde; he has a job in a firm and his boss is Mrs... (85 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
45.
Poor But Beautiful (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Salvatore e Romolo sono giovani e vogliono divertirsi. Amici per la pelle vanno in giro in cerca di ragazze senza mai entrare in competizione... (101 mins.)
Director: Dino Risi
 
46.
Il Grido (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A man wanders aimlessly, away from his town, away from the woman he loved, emotionally and socially inactive. (116 mins.)
 
47.
The Nights of Cabiria (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A waifish prostitute wanders the streets of Rome looking for true love but finds only heartbreak. (110 mins.)
 
48.
Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A motley quintet of inept small-time thieves bungle the burglary of a local pawnshop in this Italian farce. (106 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
49.
You're on Your Own (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In post war Italy during the fifties it is very difficult to find a house to rent and a family ends up living in a former brothel. (110 mins.)
Director: Mauro Bolognini
 
50.
The Great War (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The Italian Army fought against the Austrians during World War I. (137 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
51.
The Swindlers (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Mario is in Hannover to work as a miner but after loosing his job he decides to go back to Italy. When... (119 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
52.
Everybody Go Home! (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When Italy surrenders to the Allies, part of the Italian army is dispersed and soldiers begin to return to their homes. (120 mins.)
Director: Luigi Comencini
 
53.
La Dolce Vita (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A series of stories following a week in the life of a philandering paparazzo journalist living in Rome. (174 mins.)
 
54.
Rocco and His Brothers (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone. (177 mins.)
 
55.
Girl with a Suitcase (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Lorenzo, who's 16 and born to a wealthy family in Parma, tries to make things right toward a showgirl... (121 mins.)
Director: Valerio Zurlini
 
56.
It Happened in '43 (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In the midst of World War II, the story of the affair of a young woman, married to a man bound to a wheelchair... (105 mins.)
 
57.
Bell' Antonio (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Women love handsome Antonio because they think of him as the perfect lover. But he has problems to fullfill... (105 mins.)
Director: Mauro Bolognini
 
58.
A Difficult Life (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Silvio refuses to fight for the fascists and joins the resistance with Elena. After the war, his vitriolic newspaper articles cause him to be sentenced to imprisonment. (118 mins.)
Director: Dino Risi
 
59.
Divorce Italian Style (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife. (105 mins.)
Director: Pietro Germi
 
60.
Il Posto (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A very young college graduate attempts to obtain a position with a large corporation. (93 mins.)
Director: Ermanno Olmi
 
61.
Accattone (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiraling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison. (117 mins.)
 
62.
Leoni al sole (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(100 mins.)
 
63.
Il Sorpasso (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An impulsive braggart takes a shy law student for a two-day ride through the Roman and Tuscany countries. (105 mins.)
Director: Dino Risi
 
64.
Salvatore Giuliano (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The unclear and complicated twists between governal powers, independentist party and Mafia in the Sicily of the '40s culminate with the death of Salvatore Giuliano. (123 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
65.
L'Eclisse (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young woman meets a vital young man, but their love affair is doomed because of the man's materialistic nature. (126 mins.)
 
66.
Mafioso (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a good-natured factory supervisor living in Milan with his Northern wife returns to his native Sicily, a decades' old oath forces him to fulfill a nightmarish obligation. (105 mins.)
 
67.
I mostri (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes. (121 mins.)
Director: Dino Risi
 
68.
Hands Over the City (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Prior to a city council election, the collapse of a building leaves a land developer and his political backers defending themselves against a scandal. (101 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
69.
(1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A harried movie director retreats into his memories and fantasies. (138 mins.)
 
70.
The Leopard (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The Prince of Salina, a noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity, tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860's Sicily. (186 mins.)
 
71.
The Ape Woman (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A modest Neapolitan man meets a young woman with excessive hairiness. He exhibits her at fairs and marries her.It is after marriage that he receives a tempting offer from a French manager. (93 mins.)
Director: Marco Ferreri
 
72.
Chi lavora è perduto (In capo al mondo) (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Bonifacio is 27 years old and he is roaming about Venice. He is trying to decide whether to accept a job or not... (81 mins.)
Director: Tinto Brass
 
73.
It's a Hard Life (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Licenziato dai padroni della miniera presso cui lavora come responsabile dei servizi culturali, Luciano Bianchi decide di vendicarsi... (104 mins.)
Director: Carlo Lizzani
 
74.
Fists in the Pocket (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young man takes drastic measures to rid his dysfunctional family of its various afflictions. (105 mins.)
 
75.
I Knew Her Well (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Adriana, a naive Italian country girl, moves to Rome to become a movie star and experiences the dark side of the business. (115 mins.)
 
76.
Love Meetings (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Microphone in hand, Pier Paolo Pasolini asks Italians to talk about sex: he asks children where babies come from... (92 mins.)
 
77.
The Birds, the Bees and the Italians (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A citizen of the Veneto in her sixties. Three stories of "love in the country": a pseudo Don Giovanni... (118 mins.)
Director: Pietro Germi
 
78.
The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Innocenti Totò and his son Innocenti Ninetto are drifting on a road in Italy, when they meet a Marxist speaking crow. The trio travels together in a long journey as their hunger increases. (89 mins.)
 
79.
The Battle of Algiers (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government. (121 mins.)
 
80.
China Is Near (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A pair of working class lovers - a secretary and an accountant, scheme to marry into the rich landed gentry... (107 mins.)
 
81.
Dillinger Is Dead (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Back home, Glauco, an industrial designer, finds his wife in bed with a serious headache. She has left... (90 mins.)
Director: Marco Ferreri
 
82.
The Violent Four (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers. (98 mins.)
Director: Carlo Lizzani
 
83.
Be Sick... It's Free (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The eventful ascent of a doctor in the corrupted Italian healthcare system. (98 mins.)
Director: Luigi Zampa
 
84.
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A chief of detectives, homicide section, kills his mistress and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime. (115 mins.)
Director: Elio Petri
 
85.
The Conformist (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident. (113 mins.)
 
86.
L'udienza (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young man from north Italy named Amedeo decides to come to Rome.He has a crazy idea in his head to meet the pope. (112 mins.)
Director: Marco Ferreri
 
87.
Diario di un maestro (1973 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
(135 mins.)
 
88.
The Mattei Affair (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Enrico Mattei helped change Italy's future, first as freedom-fighter against the Nazis, then as an investor in methane gas through a public company... (116 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
89.
The Scopone Game (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Every year, a Countess invites a poor Italian family to play in a card game. (113 mins.)
Director: Luigi Comencini
 
90.
In the Name of the Father (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
(115 mins.)
 
91.
Amarcord (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A series of comedic and nostalgic vignettes set in a 1930s Italian coastal town. (123 mins.)
 
92.
We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war... (124 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola
 
93.
Bread and Chocolate (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Italian immigrant Nino steadfastly tries to become a member of Swiss Society no matter how awful his situation becomes. (100 mins.)
Director: Franco Brusati
 
94.
White Collar Blues (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Based on Paolo Villaggio's books "Fantozzi" and "Il secondo, tragico Fantozzi", which are popular in Italy... (108 mins.)
Director: Luciano Salce
 
95.
1900 (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The epic tale of a class struggle in 20th Century Italy, as seen through the eyes of two childhood friends on opposing sides. (317 mins.)
 
96.
Illustrious Corpses (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges... (120 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
97.
A Special Day (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two neighbors, a persecuted journalist and a resigned housewife, meet during Hitler's visit in Italy in May 1938. (106 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola
 
98.
An Average Little Man (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A meek middle-aged man takes justice in his own hands. (122 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
99.
Padre Padrone (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh... (114 mins.)
 
100.
The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there... (186 mins.)
Director: Ermanno Olmi