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1. Tale of Tales (2015)
125 min | Fantasy, Romance
The film serves as Garrone's English-language debut and will interweave three separate story strands bookended by brief bits in which Italians Alba Rohrwacher and Massimo Ceccherini will ... See full summary »
2. The Great Beauty (2013)
Not Rated | 141 min | Drama
Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty.
3. Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
PG-13 | 100 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.
4. Il Divo (2008)
Not Rated | 110 min | Biography, Drama
The story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, who has served as Prime Minister of Italy seven times since the restoration of democracy in 1946.
6. Baarìa (2009)
163 min | Comedy, Drama
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.
7. Angélique (I) (2013)
113 min | Adventure, History, Romance
In France, prior to Louis XIV ascending the throne, a young baroness is forced to marry against her will and is caught up in a web of treachery and murder, threatening her and her husband, whom she has come to love deeply.
8. Tous les matins du monde (1991)
115 min | Biography, Drama, Music
It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into... See full summary »
9. The Triumph of Love (2001)
PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Romance
A princess is determined to restore her homeland's throne to its rightful heir, a young prince with whom she falls in love.
10. The King's Whore (1990)
R | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, History
Set in the 17th-century, an Italian nobleman weds an impoverished countess, who is wooed by the King of Piedmont and faces pressure from his entire court to succumb to his wishes.
11. The King Is Dancing (2000)
115 min | Drama, History, Music
Corbiau repeats the Farinelli formula, artistic rivalry and social private drama expressed in dazzling, sometimes excessively lavish baroque scenery, music and costume, but this time in its... See full summary »
13. Uncle Silas (1987 TV Mini-Series)
148 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Maud Ruthyn, a lovely and sensitive girl, is sent to stay with her Uncle Silas Ruthyn, a charismatic rogue who stands to inherit the family fortune... should anything untoward happen to ... See full summary »
14. Art of the Western World (1989– )
60 min | Documentary
Provides a panorama of 2000 years of architecture, painting and sculpture, and studies the art masterpieces as reflections of the Western culture that produced them.
15. Le pont des Arts (2004)
126 min | Drama, Music
Paris in the seventies. A depressed philosophy student hears music that will change his life; he becomes fascinated by the singer.
16. Louis, enfant roi (1993)
160 min | Biography, Drama, History
The title of this major French costume drama means "Louis, child-king", and indeed it's a fascinating fresco about the formative years of the young king Louis XIV, before he became the ... See full summary »
18. The Witches' Sabbath (1988)
94 min | Drama
The freshly graduated psychiatrist David shall deliver an opinion about young Maddalena, who's on trial for murdering a hunter. She claims she's a witch and acted on behalf of the devil. ... See full summary »
19. Euridice BA 2O37 (1975)
100 min | Drama
Awaiting for Orpheus to save her from a modern Hades, Euridice faces her fears, desires, hallucinations and memories.
20. Life Is a Dream (1987)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, Fantasy
A baroque mix of revolutionary politics, pop culture and semiotics loosely based on the play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca. A young prince learns that life is just a dream from which we ... See full summary »
21. Darkest Africa (1936)
Approved | 269 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
A 15-episode serial in which Beatty goes to darkest Africa to rescue the Goddess of Joba, who is being held by the high priest.
27. The Full Monteverdi (2007 TV Movie)
60 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Six couples meet in a restaurant. Over the course of the meal and the following morning, they break up, leaving six abandoned lovers. Sung throughout to Claudio Monteverdi's compete fourth book of madrigals.
28. Castle in the Country (2005– )
30 min | Documentary, History
In each episode or consecutive group of episodes (notably as Christmas season special), the expert team and some locals visit and present a remarkable British castle or other stately home. ... See full summary »
30. Parafrázis (2014)
8 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
What would a man think about the soul and the acts of women? He is passing through beautiful hallways surrounded with magical historical paintings of women who all leads him towards his destiny.
34. HEBREO The Search for Salomone Rossi (2012 TV Movie)
45 min | Documentary, Musical
The vocal ensemble Profeti della Quinta travel to Mantua, Italy to perform the music of Jewish composer Salomone Rossi Hebreo. They shed light on this mysterious figure who revolutionized Jewish music in the 17th century.
45. Himmelstigen (1997)
58 min | Crime, Documentary
The baroque spiral spire of Our Saviour's Church in Copenhagen, Denmark, built in 1750 by the architect Lauritz de Thurah, is a unique piece of art with a unique history behind, with traces to the Tower of Babel.