Most Voted Titles With Piero Piccioni


1. Contempt (1963)

Not Rated | 102 min | Drama

7.7
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Screenwriter Paul Javal's marriage to his wife Camille disintegrates during movie production as she spends time with the producer. Layered conflicts between art and business ensue.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Jack Palance, Michel Piccoli, Giorgia Moll

Votes: 19,923 | Gross: $0.04M

2. Swept Away (1974)

R | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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A trip into the Mediterranean sea becomes a trip into the discovery of how society's frameworks of the rich and poor are delicate and temporary.

Director: Lina Wertmüller | Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato, Riccardo Salvino, Isa Danieli

Votes: 3,914

3. After the Fox (1966)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Crime

6.5
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Peter Sellers plays Aldo Vanucci (aka the Fox), one of the greatest criminals of the world and master of disguise. After Aldo escapes from the Italian prison he was held in, he meets again ... See full summary »

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Peter Sellers, Victor Mature, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam

Votes: 2,792

4. The 10th Victim (1965)

92 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Some people like violence so much, that they decide to create a club in which human hunts are organized - members being alternately hunters, and prey, until they end up dead.

Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Ursula Andress, Elsa Martinelli, Salvo Randone

Votes: 2,346

5. Salvatore Giuliano (1962)

Not Rated | 125 min | Crime, Drama, History

7.5
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The unclear and complicate twists between governal powers, independentist party and Mafia in the Sicily of the '40s culminate with the death of Salvatore Giuliano.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Frank Wolff, Salvo Randone, Frederico Zardi, Sennuccio Benelli

Votes: 1,959

6. Mafioso (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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88 Metascore

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.

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Norma Bengell, Gabriella Conti, Ugo Attanasio

Votes: 1,696 | Gross: $0.40M

7. Hands Over the City (1963)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

7.8
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Prior to a city council election, the collapse of a building leaves a land developer and his political backers defending themselves against a scandal.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Rod Steiger, Salvo Randone, Guido Alberti, Angelo D'Alessandro

Votes: 1,620

8. The Grim Reaper (1962)

Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Near the Tiber river, in a Roman park, a prostitute was killed. The police tracks down people that were inside the park during that night. They are questioned and have to explain why they ... See full summary »

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci | Stars: Francesco Ruiu, Giancarlo De Rosa, Vincenzo Ciccora, Alfredo Leggi

Votes: 1,567

9. The Stranger (1967)

Approved | 104 min | Drama

7.5
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In an atmosphere of political tension when the French still control Algiers, an Algerian is killed on the beach and a French man who has lived in Algiers all his life is arrested for the ... See full summary »

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Anna Karina, Bernard Blier, Georges Wilson

Votes: 1,446

10. The Scopone Game (1972)

113 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Every year, a Countess invites a poor Italian family to play in a card game.

Director: Luigi Comencini | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano, Joseph Cotten, Bette Davis

Votes: 1,400

11. Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979)

150 min | Drama

7.8
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In the fascist Italy of 1935, a painter trained as a doctor is exiled to a remote region near Eboli. Over time, he learns to appreciate the beauty and wisdom of the peasants, and to ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Paolo Bonacelli, Alain Cuny, Lea Massari

Votes: 1,388

12. Illustrious Corpses (1976)

PG | 120 min | Crime, Thriller, Mystery

7.5
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A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges. During the investigation he discovers a complot that involves the Italian ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Lino Ventura, Tino Carraro, Marcel Bozzuffi, Paolo Bonacelli

Votes: 1,282

13. The Seduction of Mimi (1972)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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In Sicily, the mine worker Carmelo "Mimí" Mardocheo votes in the Communist Party candidate instead of in the Mafia's one believing that the suffrage is secret. After the elections, he loses... See full summary »

Director: Lina Wertmüller | Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato, Turi Ferro, Agostina Belli

Votes: 1,155

14. The Mattei Affair (1972)

R | 116 min | Biography, Drama

7.8
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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, A.G.I.P., and ultimately as the head of ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Luigi Squarzina, Peter Baldwin, Renato Romano

Votes: 1,063

15. Three Brothers (1981)

PG | 113 min | Drama

7.4
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Three men face their mother's death.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Michele Placido, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Andréa Ferréol

Votes: 1,024

16. The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)

GP | 120 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

6.1
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Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew survives, and ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Billington | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner, Samantha Eggar, Jean-Claude Drouot

Votes: 876

17. Many Wars Ago (1970)

100 min | Drama, War

7.7
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On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Mark Frechette, Alain Cuny, Gian Maria Volontè, Giampiero Albertini

Votes: 861

18. I Knew Her Well (1965)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

7.8
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Adriana, a naive Italian country girl, moves to Rome to become a movie star and experiences the dark side of the business.

Director: Antonio Pietrangeli | Stars: Stefania Sandrelli, Mario Adorf, Jean-Claude Brialy, Joachim Fuchsberger

Votes: 855 | Gross: $0.01M

19. The Witches (1967)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Five short stories loosely dealing with the roles of women in society.

Directors: Mauro Bolognini, Vittorio De Sica, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Franco Rossi, Luchino Visconti | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Annie Girardot, Francisco Rabal, Massimo Girotti

Votes: 855

20. Lucky Luciano (1973)

R | 105 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Lucky Luciano is one of the bosses of the Mafia. He orders the slaughter of 40 other responsibles, therefore becoming the only boss. But a few years later he is put into jail. In 1946, he ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Vincent Gardenia, Silverio Blasi, Charles Cioffi

Votes: 829

21. Be Sick... It's Free (1968)

98 min | Comedy

7.1
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The eventful ascent of a doctor in the corrupted Italian healthcare system.

Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Sara Franchetti, Ida Galli, Nanda Primavera

Votes: 810

22. More Than a Miracle (1967)

104 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.5
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A wonderful fairy tale of the misadventures of a beautiful but temperamental Neapolitan peasant, Isabella, when she meets the ill- tempered Spanish Prince Rodrigo Ferrante y Davalos. The ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Georges Wilson, Leslie French

Votes: 808

23. Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987)

109 min | Drama

6.8
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In a small village in Latin America, Santiago Nasar is killed in the morning, which surprises nobody. The Vicario brothers were openly declaring they would kill him to regain the lost honor... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Rupert Everett, Ornella Muti, Gian Maria Volontè, Irene Papas

Votes: 806

24. Bell' Antonio (1960)

105 min | Drama

7.3
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Women love handsome Antonio because they think of him as the perfect lover. But he has problems to fullfill this ideal and Barbara only notices his failures when they are married. When the ... See full summary »

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Pierre Brasseur, Rina Morelli

Votes: 792

25. In viaggio con papà (1982)

Comedy

6.3
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Armando is the daddy, Cristiano is the adult son. Each of them lives his life in a different way respect the other: Armando is an old play-boy and often he "buys" his women with his money; ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Carlo Verdone, Edy Angelillo, Giuliana Calandra

Votes: 745

26. Puppet on a Chain (1971)

PG | 98 min | Action, Thriller

5.9
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Following a triple professional hit a U.S. agent arrives in Amsterdam to investigate a heroin smuggling ring. He finds a city rife with drugs and a police force unable or unwilling to do ... See full summary »

Director: Geoffrey Reeve | Stars: Sven-Bertil Taube, Barbara Parkins, Alexander Knox, Patrick Allen

Votes: 680

27. If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death (1968)

95 min | Western

6.5
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After a stagecoach is robbed and the passengers murdered, a long and tangled series of surprise attacks a murderous double-crosses leaves the coach's strongbox in the hands of the killer ... See full summary »

Director: Gianfranco Parolini | Stars: Gianni Garko, William Berger, Sydney Chaplin, Gianni Rizzo

Votes: 648

28. A Girl in Australia (1971)

113 min | Comedy

6.9
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Amedeo is a poor Italian immigrant living in Australia for twenty years. Seeking to marry an Italian wife, he corresponds with Carmela, a pretty girl from Rome. They do not reveal their ... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Claudia Cardinale, Riccardo Garrone, Corrado Olmi

Votes: 625

29. Il Prof. Dott. Guido Tersilli primario della Clinica Villa Celeste convenzionata con le mutue (1969)

103 min | Comedy

6.8
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Story of an ambitious young doctor through unethical means intend to make a quick career. Now is primary in a luxury clinic where administers the sick with the same cynicism of his young years.

Director: Luciano Salce | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Ida Galli, Pupella Maggio, Claudio Gora

Votes: 484

30. The Assassin (1961)

83 min | Crime, Thriller

7.0
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Alfredo Martelli is picked up by the police in his apartment without justification. In the precinct, he slowly discovers what is the investigation about as we find out details about his life.

Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Micheline Presle, Cristina Gaioni, Salvo Randone

Votes: 460

31. The Moment of Truth (1965)

Not Rated | 103 min | Drama

7.4
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The rise and fall of a famous torero, Miguelin, inside and outside of the bullfighters ring.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Miguel Mateo 'Miguelín', José Gómez Sevillano, Pedro Basauri 'Pedrucho', Linda Christian

Votes: 437

32. The Overtaxed (1959)

105 min | Comedy

7.1
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Il maresciallo Topponi si presenta una mattina nel grande negozio di tessuti del cavalier Pezzella, per un accertamento fiscale. Su consiglio del consulente fiscale, il negoziante tenta di ... See full summary »

Director: Steno | Stars: Totò, Aldo Fabrizi, Cathia Caro, Luciano Marin

Votes: 437

33. Minnesota Clay (1964)

90 min | Action, War, Western

6.1
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Wrongfully imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit, Minnesota Clay seeks revenge on the man who withheld evidence at his trial. There is a problem however, he is going blind.

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Georges Rivière, Ethel Rojo, Diana Martín

Votes: 433

34. Camille 2000 (1969)

X | 115 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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Marguerite, a beautiful woman of affairs, falls for the young and promising Armand, but sacrifices her love for him for the sake of his future and reputation.

Director: Radley Metzger | Stars: Danièle Gaubert, Nino Castelnuovo, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Roberto Bisacco

Votes: 429

35. Hungry for Love (1960)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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When a brothel closes because of new laws, four of the prostitutes decide to go into business running a restaurant. They discover they cannot escape their past.

Director: Antonio Pietrangeli | Stars: Simone Signoret, Marcello Mastroianni, Sandra Milo, Emmanuelle Riva

Votes: 429

36. Duel of the Titans (1961)

89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.0
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Twin brothers revolt against tyranny in pre-Roman Italy and then come to a parting of the ways as they lead their people toward the founding of a new city.

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Steve Reeves, Gordon Scott, Virna Lisi, Franco Volpi

Votes: 408

37. Fighting Back (I) (1982)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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It's a hard crime story about a Philadelphia shop owner who has enough of the criminals' violences and ravages. He organizes a patrol of civil people. It all starts to go wrong because his ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Teague | Stars: Tom Skerritt, Patti LuPone, Michael Sarrazin, Yaphet Kotto

Votes: 353 | Gross: $3.02M

38. The Boom (1963)

88 min | Comedy

7.2
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During the economic boom of Italy a man tries desperately to maintain a high standard of living for his family.

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Gianna Maria Canale, Ettore Geri, Elena Nicolai

Votes: 332

39. The Big Night (1959)

95 min | Drama

7.3
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Una notte di due balordi, Scintillone e Ruggero, a cui si aggiunge in seguito un terzo, Bellabella, che dopo un furto vengono a loro volta derubati. Tentano poi di rubare un'apparecchio ... See full summary »

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Rosanna Schiaffino, Elsa Martinelli, Laurent Terzieff, Jean-Claude Brialy

Votes: 327

40. Capriccio all'italiana (1968)

95 min | Comedy

7.0
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Directors: Mauro Bolognini, Mario Monicelli, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Steno, Pino Zac, Franco Rossi | Stars: Totò, Ugo D'Alessio, Regina Seiffert, Dante Maggio

Votes: 324

41. Totò diabolicus (1962)

95 min | Comedy

7.0
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The marquis Galeazzo di Torre Alta is murdered by a mysterious killer who calls himself Diabolicus. His heirs are his three brothers and a sister, but all of them, with the exception of ... See full summary »

Director: Steno | Stars: Totò, Raimondo Vianello, Nadia Sanders, Luigi Pavese

Votes: 300

42. Il tassinaro (1983)

Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Giulio Andreotti, Tonino Aschi, Gianni Baghino

Votes: 299

43. The Two Marshals (1961)

98 min | Drama, Comedy

7.2
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Seconda Guerra Mondiale. Antonio Capurro, un ladruncolo travestito da prete, viene arrestato dal maresciallo Cottone. In seguito, durante un bombardamento il lestofante riesce a ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Totò, Vittorio De Sica, Gianni Agus, Arturo Bragaglia

Votes: 299

44. While There's War There's Hope (1974)

116 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Pietro Chiocca shifts from hydraulic pumps to heavy war weapons selling. He starts traveling all around the third world looking for clients, and contract by contract his economic situation ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Silvia Monti, Alessandro Cutolo, Matilde Costa Giuffrida

Votes: 283

45. Where Are You Going on Holiday? (1978)

127 min | Comedy

6.4
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Directors: Mauro Bolognini, Luciano Salce, Alberto Sordi | Stars: Ugo Tognazzi, Stefania Sandrelli, Pietro Brambilla, Clara Colosimo

Votes: 281

46. La viaccia (1961)

100 min | Drama

7.2
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The original Italian is La Viaccia (the name of the family farm which motivates the plot). The death of a wealthy patriarch in 1885 sets off an interfamily power struggle. Son Ferdinando ... See full summary »

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Claudia Cardinale, Pietro Germi, Romolo Valli

Votes: 271

47. The Swindlers (1959)

132 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Mario is in Hannover to work as a miner but after loosing his job he decides to go back to Italy. When Totonno steals his passport to avoid the police and later on he offers him a new job ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Belinda Lee, Renato Salvatori, Nino Vingelli

Votes: 270

48. Il presidente del Borgorosso Football Club (1970)

Comedy, Sport

6.3
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Hilarious comedy on the world of football fans . Alberto Sordi is known in Italy, not only for his many comical and dramatic film roles but also for playing parts which reflected the new ... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Filippo D'Amico | Stars: Franco Accatino, Rino Cavalcanti, Dante Cleri, Teodoro Corrà

Votes: 261

49. The Devil's Backbone (1971)

GP | 100 min | Western

6.0
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Army deserter Capt. Viktor Kaleb is offered a pardon and reinstatement in the cavalry if he agrees to lead a special forces group in a raid against an Apache stronghold into Mexico.

Directors: Burt Kennedy, Niksa Fulgosi | Stars: Bekim Fehmiu, Richard Crenna, Chuck Connors, Ricardo Montalban

Votes: 260

50. The Demon (1963)

98 min | Drama, Horror

7.2
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Purif, young peasant of the South Italy, is considered from the people a possessed one and a witch. All of the village is hostile to its activity magical and sorceress. The girl will be ... See full summary »

Director: Brunello Rondi | Stars: Daliah Lavi, Frank Wolff, Anna María Aveta, Tiziana Casetti

Votes: 248

51. Polvere di stelle (1973)

Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, John Phillip Law, Edoardo Faieta

Votes: 246

52. I Am an ESP (1985)

112 min | Comedy

5.4
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Roberto Razzi è uno stimato conduttore televisivo. Egli presenta un programma molto seguito, volto a svergognare finti maghi e pranoterapeuti. Durante un suggestivo viaggio in India, il ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Eleonora Brigliadori, Elsa Martinelli, Donald Hodson

Votes: 242

53. The Nun and the Devil (1973)

100 min | Drama

5.6
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1577. The Mother Superior at the convent of Archangel is seriously ill. The determined and calculating Mother Giulia plots to become the next Mother Superior. She receives tough competition... See full summary »

Director: Domenico Paolella | Stars: Anne Heywood, Luc Merenda, Ornella Muti, Martine Brochard

Votes: 240

54. Io so che tu sai che io so (1982)

112 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Fabio Bonetti has been married to Livia for almost 20 years. One day a private eye investigating on their neighbors, the Vitali family, by mistake starts filming and recording Livia's life.... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, Isabella De Bernardi, Salvatore Jacono

Votes: 235

55. Quo Vadis? (1985 TV Mini-Series)

R | 360 min | Drama

6.7
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Drama about love and intrigues in ancient Rome during the times of Nero.

Stars: Klaus Maria Brandauer, Frederic Forrest, Cristina Raines, Barbara De Rossi

Votes: 218

56. Quelle strane occasioni (1976)

95 min | Comedy

6.2
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Directors: Luigi Comencini, Nanni Loy, Luigi Magni | Stars: Nino Manfredi, Stefania Sandrelli, Alberto Sordi, Paolo Villaggio

Votes: 217

57. L'avaro (1990)

117 min | Comedy

6.0
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Misery money-lender Arpagone is looking to arrange three weddings simultaneously - to cut down on costs. One for himself and the others for his two children. Of course he doesn't approve of... See full summary »

Director: Tonino Cervi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Laura Antonelli, Valérie Allain, Christopher Lee

Votes: 210

58. Storia di una monaca di clausura (1973)

R | 97 min | Drama

5.6
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A woman who was promised to a powerful family's son at birth falls in love with another man, refuses to renounce him, and is sent to a nunnery by her shocked parents. Once there, she first ... See full summary »

Director: Domenico Paolella | Stars: Catherine Spaak, Suzy Kendall, Eleonora Giorgi, Martine Brochard

Votes: 200

59. Io e Caterina (1980)

117 min | Comedy

5.5
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Enrico Melotti, a businessman middle-aged, is dominated by a fierce as naive form of machismo sees women only for what they can give... See full synopsis »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Edwige Fenech, Catherine Spaak, Valeria Valeri

Votes: 195

60. The Monk (1972)

94 min | Drama, Horror

5.9
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Ambrosio (Franco Nero) is a monk who is sexually tempted by an emissary of the Devil, a young girl in monk's robes. After he has committed numerous crimes, it appears that he will be caught... See full summary »

Director: Adonis Kyrou | Stars: Franco Nero, Nathalie Delon, Nicol Williamson, Nadja Tiller

Votes: 194

61. The Slave (1962)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.0
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The decurion Randus holds himself so well in the command of his troops, that Caesar promotes him to centurion. He is subsequently sent to Egypt, to keep Caesar informed on the actions and ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Steve Reeves, Jacques Sernas, Gianna Maria Canale, Claudio Gora

Votes: 192

62. Roaring Years (1962)

106 min | Comedy

7.3
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The incognito visit of a fascist hierarc in a tiny country town shakes deeply the ruling class and their lack of integrity.

Director: Luigi Zampa | Stars: Nino Manfredi, Gino Cervi, Michèle Mercier, Gastone Moschin

Votes: 187

63. The Swap (1979)

R | 83 min | Crime, Drama

3.6
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Vinnie gets out of jail after serving 10 years and tries to find out who killed his younger brother - played by a young Robert de Niro.

Director: Jordan Leondopoulos | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jennifer Warren, Jarred Mickey, Terrayne Crawford

Votes: 185

64. Help Me, My Love (1969)

100 min

6.5
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Romantic comedy-drama about a husband (Sordi) who is jealous of his wife's (Vitti) infatuation with a Professor.

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, Silvano Tranquilli, Laura Adani

Votes: 181

65. Seven Murders for Scotland Yard (1972)

R | 87 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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In this version of the famous story of the London serial killer, Jack not only likes to kill prostitutes but he is a cannibal as well.

Director: José Luis Madrid | Stars: Paul Naschy, Patricia Loran, Renzo Marignano, Orchidea de Santis

Votes: 168

66. Appassionata (1974)

96 min | Drama

5.3
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Two teenage friends conspire to find out how much their youthful sensuality can disrupt one of their households, headed by a dentist and his mentally-ill wife.

Director: Gianluigi Calderone | Stars: Gabriele Ferzetti, Ornella Muti, Eleonora Giorgi, Ninetto Davoli

Votes: 157

67. Il comune senso del pudore (1976)

123 min | Comedy

5.9
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Cochi Ponzoni, Florinda Bolkan, Claudia Cardinale

Votes: 150

68. Tempest (1958)

120 min | Adventure

6.4
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A young officer in the army of Empress Catherine of Russia is on his way to his new duty station at a remote outpost. During a blinding snowstorm he comes upon a stranger who was caught in ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Van Heflin, Viveca Lindfors, Geoffrey Horne

Votes: 144

69. Smoke Over London (1971)

122 min | Comedy

5.9
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Fiona Lewis, Amy Dalby, Alfredo Marchetti

Votes: 142

70. I tre volti (1965)

115 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Directors: Michelangelo Antonioni, Mauro Bolognini, Franco Indovina | Stars: Princess Soraya, Goffredo Alessandrini, Nando Angelini, Ivano Davoli

Votes: 139

71. Le témoin (1978)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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A sexually adventurous young woman approaches Antonio, an Italian art-restorer working at a cathedral in France. He resists getting involved with her but later he finds out she was raped and murdered in a derelict house.

Director: Jean-Pierre Mocky | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Philippe Noiret, Roland Dubillard, Gisèle Préville

Votes: 139

72. Dog's Heart (1976)

113 min | Comedy

6.7
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Professor Preobrazhensky puts courageous experiences, trying to turn a dog in equal to in all of the person. As a result somebody turns out Doggies. Unfortunately, experience proves that it is better for dog to remain a dog.

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Max von Sydow, Eleonora Giorgi, Mario Adorf, Gina Rovere

Votes: 138

73. Sweet Deceptions (1960)

95 min | Drama

6.9
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Francesca, a 17-year old school girl, has a vivid dream of making love to Enrico, a 37-year old divorced architect and family friend. She turns her dream into reality by meeting Enrico during a regular school day.

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Catherine Spaak, Jean Sorel, Christian Marquand, Juanita Faust

Votes: 134

74. The Flying Saucer (1964)

94 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy

5.8
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An exasperated police inspector receives different eyewitness accounts surrounding a downed saucer and its female occupant.

Director: Tinto Brass | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Silvana Mangano

Votes: 130

75. Damned Hot Day of Fire (1968)

90 min | Adventure, Western, War

6.1
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Richard Gatling wants to offer the machine gun he has invented to the government, but Tarpas has other ideas and kidnaps the man along with his prototype. Tanner then tries to track them down.

Director: Paolo Bianchini | Stars: John Ireland, Robert Woods, Ida Galli, Claudie Lange

Votes: 130

76. Lo smemorato di Collegno (1962)

87 min | Comedy

6.6
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The story takes inspiration from a real case (Bruneri/Canella, Italy 1926). A man is hospitalized in a neurological clinic. He suffers from amnesia. Mrs Ballerini, after had seen his ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Totò, Nino Taranto, Erminio Macario, Aroldo Tieri

Votes: 130

77. Tutti dentro (1984)

108 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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The incorruptible judge Annibale Salvemini, starts investigating over a classic Italian business/politics/corruption affair. He start to operate, as usual, very strongly. He orders ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Joe Pesci, Dalila Di Lazzaro, Giorgia Moll

Votes: 129

78. OSS 117 - Double Agent (1968)

GP | 91 min | Action, Drama

5.1
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A secret agent is sent to the Middle East to destroy a gang of assassins.

Directors: Renzo Cerrato, Jean-Pierre Desagnat, André Hunebelle | Stars: John Gavin, Margaret Lee, Curd Jürgens, Luciana Paluzzi

Votes: 127

79. The Precarious Bank Teller (1980)

92 min | Comedy

5.6
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Director: Luciano Salce | Stars: Paolo Villaggio, Catherine Spaak, Anna Mazzamauro, Gigi Reder

Votes: 127

80. Matchless (1967)

104 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.4
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A secret agent possesses a ring that makes him invisible for a short time, once every 10 hours. He is in pursuit of an evil criminal mastermind but, at the same time, must evade an enemy agent who also wants the ring.

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Patrick O'Neal, Ira von Fürstenberg, Donald Pleasence, Henry Silva

Votes: 123

81. Un tassinaro a New York (1987)

115 min | Comedy

4.9
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Dom DeLuise, Anna Longhi, Bruno Corazzari

Votes: 120

82. Hypochondriac (1979)

107 min | Comedy

5.9
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Director: Tonino Cervi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Laura Antonelli, Giuliana de Sio, Stefano Satta Flores

Votes: 119

83. Nestore l'ultima corsa (1994)

105 min | Drama

5.4
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Matteo Ripaldi, Cinzia Cannarozzo, Simona Caparrini

Votes: 119

84. 12 registi per 12 città (1989)

90 min | Documentary

7.0
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Promotional omnibus film, made for the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy, featuring portraits of 12 Italian cities.

Directors: Michelangelo Antonioni, Bernardo Bertolucci, Giuseppe Bertolucci, Mauro Bolognini, Alberto Lattuada, Carlo Lizzani, Mario Monicelli, Ermanno Olmi, Gillo Pontecorvo, Francesco Rosi, Mario Soldati, Lina Wertmüller, Franco Zeffirelli

Votes: 118

85. Pierino medico della SAUB (1981)

85 min | Comedy

4.7
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Director: Giuliano Carnimeo | Stars: Alvaro Vitali, Mario Carotenuto, Serena Bennato, Mario Feliciani

Votes: 114

86. All Screwed Up (1974)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A group of immigrants from the south of Italy live collectively in the Milano's suburbia in the 1974. Not only they share the house, but also hopes and troubles that in those years where ... See full summary »

Director: Lina Wertmüller | Stars: Luigi Diberti, Lina Polito, Nino Bignamini, Sara Rapisarda

Votes: 113

87. The Shortest Day (1963)

95 min | Comedy

6.3
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Two jerks are enlisted in the Italian army during W.W.1 and by pure luck manage to help win an important battle.

Director: Sergio Corbucci | Stars: Ciccio Ingrassia, Franco Franchi, Gino Cervi, Totò

Votes: 109

88. Riviera (1954)

107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Annamaria Montorsi, ex prostituta, è in vacanza al mare con la figlia : per sfuggire ai pettegolezzi si finge vedova. E' pacata e riservata, e questo la rende benvoluta da tutti, in ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Carlo Bianco, Martine Carol, Mario Carotenuto, Clelia Matania

Votes: 109

89. Lusty Lovers (1971)

90 min | Romance, Thriller

6.3
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Ruth and Michel separate after Ruth finds another man, Paul. Ruth and Paul go to her sunny, idyllic beach side villa to spend summer. They are having a great time together, and then things ... See full summary »

Director: José María Forqué | Stars: Analía Gadé, Jean Sorel, Rosanna Yanni, Tony Kendall

Votes: 107

90. To Bed or Not to Bed (1963)

103 min | Comedy

6.6
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Sordi gives a deep and touching comic performance as an Italian fur merchant who is going to Sweden for the first time to attend the annual fur auctions in Stockholm. The movie depicts the ... See full summary »

Director: Gian Luigi Polidoro | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Gunilla Elm-Tornkvist, Anne-Charlotte Sjöberg, Barbro Wastenson

Votes: 107

91. La casa de las muertas vivientes (1972)

80 min | Thriller, Horror

4.4
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A young widower with his new wife returns to the mansion in which his first wife died.

Director: Alfonso Balcázar | Stars: José Antonio Amor, Daniela Giordano, Nuria Torray, Teresa Gimpera

Votes: 101

92. Marta (1971)

R | 96 min | Drama, Thriller

7.7
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A wealthy landowner haunted by the spectre of his dead mother has a fling with a beautiful fugitive who bears a striking resemblance to his missing wife, who may have been murdered.

Director: José Antonio Nieves Conde | Stars: Marisa Mell, Stephen Boyd, Jesús Puente, Nélida Quiroga

Votes: 97

93. Belle ma povere (1957)

99 min | Comedy

6.5
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Romolo e Salvatore sono fidanzati con Annamaria e Marisa e contano di sposarsi. Ma per sposarsi non basta l'amore, occorre di che vivere: un lavoro e nè Romolo nè Salvatore hanno un ... See full summary »

Director: Dino Risi | Stars: Marisa Allasio, Maurizio Arena, Renato Salvatori, Lorella De Luca

Votes: 96

94. Un bambino di nome Gesù (1987 TV Movie)

190 min | Drama, History

7.5
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Director: Franco Rossi | Stars: Matteo Bellina, Bekim Fehmiu, María del Carmen San Martín, Alessandro Gassman

Votes: 95

95. Scusi, lei è favorevole o contrario? (1966)

129 min | Comedy

6.2
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Director: Alberto Sordi | Stars: Anna Lina Alberti, Bibi Andersson, Renato Angiolillo, Laura Antonelli

Votes: 92

96. Professor Kranz tedesco di Germania (1978)

113 min | Comedy

5.6
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Il professore Kranz vivacchia a Rio de Janeiro esibendosi come prestigiatore nelle strade e come analista di mezza tacca. Questo finche' non gli viene proposto un grosso colpo: rapire uno ... See full summary »

Director: Luciano Salce | Stars: Paolo Villaggio, José Wilker, Vittoria Chamas, Maria Rosa

Votes: 85

97. Careless (1962)

111 min | Drama

7.5
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The place is Trieste and the time is 1927. Emilio Brentani leads a peaceful and uneventful life with his older sister Amalia. At least until the day he meets Angiolina Zarri, a beautiful ... See full summary »

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Claudia Cardinale, Betsy Blair, Philippe Leroy

Votes: 82

98. Violent Life (1962)

106 min | Drama

7.0
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Tommaso, giovane di borgata, per conquistare l'amore di Irene organizza una serenata che finisce in una rissa, durante la quale ferisce un uomo con un coltello. Viene arrestato e condannato... See full summary »

Directors: Paolo Heusch, Brunello Rondi | Stars: Franco Citti, Serena Vergano, Enrico Maria Salerno, Angelo Maria Santiamantini

Votes: 82

99. Chi lavora è perduto (In capo al mondo) (1963)

85 min | Drama

6.4
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Bonifacio is 27 years old and he is roaming about Venice. He is trying to decide whether to accept a job or not. In so doing, he recalls all his past life: his love story with Gabriella, ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass | Stars: Sady Rebbot, Pascale Audret, Tino Buazzelli, Nando Angelini

Votes: 81

100. From the Orient with Fury (1965)

94 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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A scientist who has invented a weapon capable of disintegrating solid matter is kidnapped by a criminal gang, which intends to sell the scientist and his weapon to the highest bidder. A ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Grieco | Stars: Ken Clark, Margaret Lee, Fabienne Dali, Evi Marandi

Votes: 80