Most Popular Titles With Francesco Guzzo


1. Life Is Beautiful (1997)

PG-13 | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, War

8.6
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59 Metascore

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.

Director: Roberto Benigni | Stars: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giorgio Cantarini, Giustino Durano

Votes: 421,696 | Gross: $57.60M

2. Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)

R | 131 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.9
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36 Metascore

When a fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander.

Director: John Madden | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, John Hurt, Christian Bale

Votes: 28,139 | Gross: $25.53M

3. 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 »

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

Votes: 3,058

4. Pinocchio (2002)

G | 108 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.2
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11 Metascore

Despite guidance from the Blue Fairy and the love of his father, a wooden puppet's curious spirit leads him into one wild adventure after another.

Director: Roberto Benigni | Stars: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Carlo Giuffrè, Mino Bellei

Votes: 6,395 | Gross: $3.68M

5. The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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60 Metascore

During Napoleon's exile on St. Helena, some loyalists hire a look-alike to swap places with the deposed emperor: while the impostor lives in luxury on the island, the real Napoleon returns to Paris in order to retake the throne.

Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Ian Holm, Iben Hjejle, Tim McInnerny, Tom Watson

Votes: 2,205 | Gross: $0.57M

6. The Star Maker (1995)

R | 113 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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A photographer and the types of people he encounters.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Sergio Castellitto, Tiziana Lodato, Franco Scaldati, Leopoldo Trieste

Votes: 3,775 | Gross: $0.12M

7. Baarìa (2009)

163 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.

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

Votes: 5,391 | Gross: $0.00M

8. Palermo Shooting (2008)

124 min | Drama

6.2
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After the wild life-style of a famous young German photographer almost gets him killed, he goes to Palermo, Sicily to take a break. Can the beautiful city and a beautiful local woman help him calm himself down?

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Campino, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Dennis Hopper, Inga Busch

Votes: 2,230

9. The Card Player (2004)

Not Rated | 103 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.9
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48 Metascore

A Rome policewoman teams up with a British Interpol agent to find a crafty serial killer whom plays a taunting game of cat-and-mouse with the police by abducting and killing young women and showing it over an Internet web cam.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: Stefania Rocca, Liam Cunningham, Silvio Muccino, Adalberto Maria Merli

Votes: 4,093

10. The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003)

127 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.9
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The first of three parts, we follow Tulse Luper in three distinct episodes: as a child during the first World War, as an explorer in Mormon Utah, and as a writer in Belgium during the rise ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: JJ Feild, Raymond J. Barry, Michèle Bernier, Valentina Cervi

Votes: 945

11. Hardboiled Egg (1997)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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The story of Piero, from when he was a kid to fatherhood, over the background of the town of Livorno (Leghorn) Tuscany, where the director Virzì was born.

Director: Paolo Virzì | Stars: Edoardo Gabbriellini, Malcolm Lunghi, Regina Orioli, Alessio Fantozzi

Votes: 2,154

12. Secret File (2003)

85 min | Drama

6.6
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On the first of May 1947, the bandit Salvatore Giuliano conducted a raid to the mountain pass Portella della Ginestra, with a view to capturing Sicily's most prominent communist, Giacomo ... See full summary »

Director: Paolo Benvenuti | Stars: Antonio Catania, David Coco, Sergio Graziani, Francesco Guzzo

Votes: 97

13. La lupa (1996)

Drama

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Director: Gabriele Lavia | Stars: Monica Guerritore, Giancarlo Giannini, Michele Placido, Raoul Bova

Votes: 121

14. Questione di cuore (2009)

104 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Two men strike up a close friendship after suffering a heart attack.

Director: Francesca Archibugi | Stars: Antonio Albanese, Kim Rossi Stuart, Micaela Ramazzotti, Francesca Inaudi

Votes: 624

15. Christopher Roth (2010)

100 min | Horror, Thriller

4.2
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A horror novelist begins to fear his stories may have a life of their own.

Director: Maxime Alexandre | Stars: Joaquim de Almeida, Anna Galiena, Jessica Bonanni, Ben Gazzara

Votes: 134

16. Così ridevano (1998)

124 min | Drama

6.9
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68 Metascore

Turin at the end of the fifties: two brothers have emigrated there from Sicily and the older works very hard to let the younger study and free himself from poverty through culture. The boy ... See full summary »

Director: Gianni Amelio | Stars: Francesco Giuffrida, Enrico Lo Verso, Fabrizio Gifuni, Calogero Caruana

Votes: 587 | Gross: $0.04M

17. Holy Money (2009)

100 min | Thriller

5.3
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Anthony's family runs a small Italian restaurant in London. When his childhood friend, Dario, dies in a suspicious accident, Anthony inherits a vineyard in Sant'Angelo, the village his ... See full summary »

Director: Maxime Alexandre | Stars: Aaron Stanford, Joaquim de Almeida, Ben Gazzara, Karel Roden

Votes: 80

18. 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 »

Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Michele Placido, Giorgio Pasotti, Alessandro Haber, Fulvio Falzarano

Votes: 308

19. Dirty Linen (1999)

110 min | Comedy

5.7
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The Razzi family owns a small factory of sweets in Macerata. Their desire to enlarge their business to cope with the new Unified European Market brings to a string of fatal mistakes that ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Paolo Bonacelli, Marina Confalone, Alessandro Haber, Benedetta Mazzini

Votes: 64

20. Household Accounts (2003)

93 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance

6.3
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Director: Tonino Cervi | Stars: Gabriele Lavia, Emanuela Muni, Claudio Bigagli, David Sebasti

Votes: 32

21. Universum History (2013– )

50 min | Documentary, History

8.2
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Stars: Cornelius Obonya, Mercedes Echerer, Michael König, Philipp Blom

Votes: 6

22. Moon Shadow (1995)

88 min | Drama

7.2
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56 Metascore

Lorenzo, a milanese astrophysicist, has recently inherited a country house in Sicily and has it restored by Salvatore, an introverted carpenter. Salvatore starts his job with the help of ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Simone | Stars: Tchéky Karyo, Nino Manfredi, Isabelle Pasco, Jim van der Woude

Votes: 79

23. Felipe ha gli occhi azzurri (1991 TV Movie)

200 min

7.4
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Directors: Gianfranco Albano, Felice Farina | Stars: Victorr Vicente, Pascale Rocard, Claudio Amendola, Gaetano Passafiume

Votes: 29

24. A World of Love (2002)

86 min | Drama

6.7
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The film deals with the true events which happened in 1949 in Italy, when then schoolteacher Pier Paolo Pasolini was accused of having seduced three paesan boys.

Director: Aurelio Grimaldi | Stars: Arturo Paglia, Gaetano Amato, Massimo Ferroni, Guia Jelo

Votes: 71

25. Il giudice meschino (2014 TV Movie)

200 min | Drama

6.9
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Director: Carlo Carlei | Stars: Luca Zingaretti, Luisa Ranieri, Paolo Briguglia, Andrea Tidona

Votes: 12

26. La madre inutile (1998 TV Movie)

90 min

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Director: José María Sánchez | Stars: Marta Lìmoli, Antonello Puglisi, Leo Gullotta, Francesco Guzzo

27. Il resto di niente (2004)

103 min | Drama, History

7.2
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Set in the 1790s, this historical drama follows the travails of an idealistic noblewoman who helps lead a daring revolution in Italy.

Director: Antonietta de Lillo | Stars: Maria de Medeiros, Imma Villa, Rosario Sparno, Raffaele Di Florio

Votes: 125

28. Cuore scatenato (2003)

80 min | Western

7.4
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In Sicily, in a time not yet forgotten, in the heart of a small secluded town populated by cicadas, ticks and venomous snakes, that which made a man a real man was not riches or power, but ... See full summary »

Director: Gianluca Sodaro | Stars: Antonio Reina, Gigio Alberti, Luigi Maria Burruano, Sebastiano Filocamo

Votes: 15

29. Isacco (2013)

15 min | Animation, Short, Drama

6.7
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A child is in the park playing with his plasticine figures, that he modeled himself. His favorite character is Isaac. Isaac is a little boy just like he is, who dreams, hopes and confides ... See full summary »

Director: Federico Tocchella | Stars: Anatol Sassi, Mattia Baldelli, Leonardo Russo, Valeria Ghignone

Votes: 7

30. Si fa presto a dire amore... (2000)

95 min | Comedy

4.2
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Directors: Enrico Brignano, Bruno Nappi | Stars: Enrico Brignano, Vittoria Belvedere, Samuela Sardo, Isabel Pérez

Votes: 18

32. Boom (1999)

92 min | Comedy

6.2
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Director: Andrea Zaccariello | Stars: Christopher Ahrens, Sergio Ammirata, Enzo Andronico, Gianni Anzellotti

Votes: 15

33. Senza freni (2003)

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Director: Felice Farina | Stars: Paola Cortellesi, Claudio Amendola, Lorenzo Vavassori, Stefano Dionisi

34. Spaghetti Requiem (2001)

56 min | Documentary

7.4
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Italian Soldiers (Spaghetti Requiem) is a portrait of a youthful and exceptional adventure which unfolds during an unforgettable summer. We are behind the scenes of CAPTAIN CORELLI'S ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Cabras | Stars: Sergio Albelli, Francesco Cabras, Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz

Votes: 15

35. La classe non è acqua (1997)

100 min

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Director: Cecilia Calvi | Stars: Roberto Citran, Barbara Livi, Valerio Mastandrea, Luigi Petrucci

Votes: 24

36. Nemmeno in un sogno (2002)

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Director: Gianluca Greco | Stars: Martina Stella, Roberto De Francesco, Giuseppe Battiston, Francesco Guzzo

Votes: 19

37. Amorfù (2003)

87 min

4.7
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Director: Emanuela Piovano | Stars: Sonia Bergamasco, Ignazio Oliva, Paolo De Vita, Luigi Diberti

Votes: 17

38. Cacao (2010)

90 min | Comedy

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Director: Luca Rea | Stars: Paolo Ruffini, Nicola Nocella, Dario Cassini, Chiara Francini

39. Gli angeli di Borsellino (2003)

Drama

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The last few days of Borsellino killed by mafia in Sicily

Director: Rocco Cesareo | Stars: Pino Insegno, Brigitta Boccoli, Francesco Guzzo, Iaeli Anselmo

Votes: 21

40. Il corridoio (2002)

18 min | Short

7.2
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Director: Vittorio Badini Confalonieri | Stars: Sergio Albelli, Maria Pia Calzone, Francesco Guzzo, Ignazio Oliva

Votes: 5

41. Sono incinta (2003)

44 min | Documentary, Short

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69 men talk about their first reaction to the words, "I'm pregnant"

Director: Fabiana Sargentini | Stars: Sergio Albelli, Sergio Garroni, Francesco Guzzo, Davide Lo Verde

42. Universum History (2013– )
Episode: Tirol - Geteilte Heimat (2015)

Documentary, History

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Directors: Ernst Gossner, Georg Laich | Stars: Michael König, Julia Rosa Stöckl, Rene Rebeiz, Ricardo Angelini