Top 30 Italian Movies

Top 30 Italian Movies
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1.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
 
2.
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist. (155 mins.)
 
3.
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.)
 
4.
The Monster (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect... (112 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
 
5.
Mediterraneo (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In WW2, an Italian Army unit of misfits occupies an isolated non-strategic Greek island for the duration of the war. (96 mins.)
 
6.
Johnny Stecchino (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A kindhearted but bumbling idiot who likes to steal bananas, is passed off for a snitch hiding from the mob. (102 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
 
7.
Marrakech Express (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Spanish girl Teresa comes to Milan to meet Ponchia, Marco, Paolino and Cedro who have not seen each other for years: her man... (110 mins.)
 
8.
Tre uomini e una gamba (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Three friends cross Italy by car in order to deliver their boss his dog and a wooden leg. (100 mins.)
Director: Aldo, Giacomo
 
9.
Così è la vita (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Bancomat è un piccolo truffatore, "specializzato" in carte di credito. Una mattina deve essere scortato... (108 mins.)
Director: Aldo, Giacomo
 
10.
Chiedimi se sono felice (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
James meets John, a close friend of his, with whom he had quarreled three years ago and persuades him to go visit their third friend Aldo... (100 mins.)
Director: Aldo, Giacomo
 
11.
The Graduates (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Four thirtyish university students share the same flat in Florence. Leonardo fantasizes about Letizia... (88 mins.)
 
12.
Fuochi d'artificio (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Ottone is a shopkeeper in a pet-shop. During a trip to the Maldives, he tells a psychoanalyst his history with women... (100 mins.)
 
13.
The Cyclone (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Levante lives in a small city near Florence (Tuscany, Italy) and his life is plain and a bit boring, until the day the twister arrives: a bus with six Spanish flamenco dancers that will twist Levante and his family life. (93 mins.)
 
14.
Compagni di scuola (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Former high school friends meet for a party after 15 years, only to discover that much of the innocence and friendship is gone. (115 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
15.
Bianco, rosso e Verdone (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Three Italian have to move from their current city to vote to local elections elsewhere. Pasquale is an Italian emigrant living in Munich (Germany)... (110 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
16.
Borotalco (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Sergio Benvenuti finds job as musical agent in an important Italian publisher. This could be his final step before to marry Rossella... (107 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
17.
Acqua e sapone (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An Italian-born actress turned stage mother brings her daughter Sandy to Rome for three months' work as a supermodel... (109 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
18.
Il marchese del Grillo (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The marquess of Grillo is a good-natured, clever and women-loving man who is always inventing stories and cracking all types of jokes... (135 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
19.
Troppo forte (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Oscar is a roman guy who dreams to become an actor o a stuntman. Oscar staged an accident to contact a manufacturer and he injures Nancy a young actress. Oscar remedy the damage by hosting the girl to his home. (110 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
20.
Smoke Over London (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
(122 mins.)
Director: Alberto Sordi
 
21.
The Best of Enemies (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1941 during the desert war in Abyssinia the Italian captain Blasi and the British major Richardson alternate between being bitter enemies or best friends depending on the circumstances. (104 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
22.
Fun Is Beautiful (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meet a Spanish tourist in Rome... (99 mins.)
Director: Carlo Verdone
 
23.
Radio Arrow (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Looking back at stories and myths of an Italian small town in the mid-70s. (112 mins.)
Director: Luciano Ligabue
 
24.
The Last Kiss (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Carlo's life is thrown into a tailspin when his longtime girlfriend Giulia announces she's pregnant... (115 mins.)
 
25.
My Friends (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Necchi (a bar owner), Perozzi (a journalist), Melandri (an architect) and Mascetti (a broken nobleman) live in Florence... (140 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli