Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Palermo, Sicily, Italy"


1. The Godfather: Part III (1990)

R | 162 min | Crime, Drama

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60 Metascore

In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in New York and Italy in 1979, aging Mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to avow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia, Talia Shire

Votes: 271,392 | Gross: $66.68M

2. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

R | 139 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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76 Metascore

In late 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve Dickie Greenleaf, a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures.

Director: Anthony Minghella | Stars: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett

Votes: 139,373 | Gross: $81.29M

3. Cinema Paradiso (1988)

R | 155 min | Drama, Romance

8.5
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80 Metascore

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.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Enzo Cannavale, Antonella Attili, Isa Danieli

Votes: 154,688 | Gross: $11.99M

4. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Game-Show

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Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy, Herbert 'Flight Time' Lang

Votes: 11,719

5. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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65 Metascore

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 22,946 | Gross: $2.60M

6. The Leopard (1963)

Approved | 187 min | Drama, History

8.1
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100 Metascore

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.

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Claudia Cardinale, Paolo Stoppa

Votes: 16,462

7. L'Avventura (1960)

Not Rated | 143 min | Drama, Mystery

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A woman disappears during a Mediterranean boating trip. During the search, her lover and her best friend become attracted to each other.

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni | Stars: Gabriele Ferzetti, Monica Vitti, Lea Massari, Dominique Blanchar

Votes: 18,227

8. Il Divo (2008)

Not Rated | 110 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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81 Metascore

The story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, who has served as Prime Minister of Italy seven times since the restoration of democracy in 1946.

Director: Paolo Sorrentino | Stars: Toni Servillo, Anna Bonaiuto, Giulio Bosetti, Flavio Bucci

Votes: 11,699 | Gross: $0.24M

9. The Best of Youth (2003)

R | 383 min | Drama, Romance

8.5
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89 Metascore

An Italian epic that follows the lives of two brothers, from the 1960s to the 2000s.

Director: Marco Tullio Giordana | Stars: Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessio Boni, Jasmine Trinca, Sonia Bergamasco

Votes: 16,567 | Gross: $0.25M

10. Baarìa (2009)

163 min | Comedy, Drama

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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: 5,430 | Gross: $0.00M

11. The Master of Ballantrae (1953)

Approved | 90 min | Action, Adventure, History

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Two noble Scottish brothers deliberately take opposite sides when Bonnie Prince Charlie returns to claim the throne of Scotland in order to preserve the family fortune.

Director: William Keighley | Stars: Errol Flynn, Roger Livesey, Anthony Steel, Beatrice Campbell

Votes: 1,046

12. Bonanno: A Godfather's Story (1999 TV Movie)

170 min | Crime, Drama

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The true life story of mafia boss Joesph Bonanno. The story spans from Bonanno's early beginings in Italy, to his conquests in America.

Director: Michel Poulette | Stars: Martin Landau, Guido Grasso Jr., Bruce Ramsay, Tony Nardi

Votes: 762

13. Johnny Stecchino (1991)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

7.2
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A kindhearted but bumbling idiot who likes to steal bananas, is passed off for a snitch hiding from the mob.

Director: Roberto Benigni | Stars: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Paolo Bonacelli, Franco Volpi

Votes: 7,997 | Gross: $0.57M

14. Palermo Shooting (2008)

124 min | Drama

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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: 2,244

15. The Maidens' Conspiracy (2006)

122 min | Adventure

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Tirante the knight is as committed to fighting the Turks in Constantinople as he is to relieving Carmesina, the heiress to the Byzantine Empire, of her virginity.

Director: Vicente Aranda | Stars: Casper Zafer, Esther Nubiola, Leonor Watling, Ingrid Rubio

Votes: 731

16. The Most Beautiful Wife (1970)

108 min | Crime, Drama

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Based on the story of Franca Viola and Filippo Melodia. In Sicily, as a Mafia boss leaves for prison, he advises Vito, a young man who's his potential successor, to marry a virtuous and ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Alessio Orano, Ornella Muti, Tano Cimarosa, Joe Sentieri

Votes: 345

17. The Brotherhood (1968)

PG-13 | 96 min | Crime, Drama

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The son of a powerful Mafia don comes home from his army service in Vietnam and wants to lead his own life, but family tradition, intrigues and powerplays involving his older brother ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Alex Cord, Irene Papas, Luther Adler

Votes: 579

18. Salvo (2013)

110 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

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59 Metascore

Salvo is a body guard and hit man for a mafioso. After foiling an attack on his employer, Salvo hunts down the man who organised it and encounters the man's blind sister. She causes Salvo to question himself and his existence.

Directors: Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza | Stars: Saleh Bakri, Luigi Lo Cascio, Sara Serraiocco, Giuditta Perriera

Votes: 839

19. One Hundred Steps (2000)

114 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

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"I cento passi" (one hundred steps) was the distance between the Impastatos' house and the house of Tano Badalamenti, an important Mafia boss, in the small Sicilian town of Cinisi. The ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Tullio Giordana | Stars: Luigi Lo Cascio, Luigi Maria Burruano, Lucia Sardo, Paolo Briguglia

Votes: 3,819

20. Salvatore Giuliano (1962)

Not Rated | 125 min | Crime, Drama, History

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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: 1,979

21. Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)

PG | 121 min | Biography, Drama, History

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This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli | Stars: Graham Faulkner, Judi Bowker, Leigh Lawson, Kenneth Cranham

Votes: 3,221

22. The Voyage (1974)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Romance

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Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. ... See full summary »

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Richard Burton, Ian Bannen, Barbara Pilavin

Votes: 340

23. Lucky Luciano (1973)

R | 105 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

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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: 835

24. Illustrious Corpses (1976)

PG | 120 min | Crime, Thriller, Mystery

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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: 1,297

25. The Boss (1973)

R | 100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

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A bomb attack in a cinema in Palermo kills all the fellows of Attardi's clan a part from Cocchi. He immediately understands that the author of the bomb attack is Daniello from Don ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Di Leo | Stars: Henry Silva, Richard Conte, Gianni Garko, Antonia Santilli

Votes: 1,078

26. Mafia (1968)

M | 112 min | Thriller, Crime, Mystery

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Rosa Nicolosi is not the widow of Salvatore Colasberna, the man murdered in the beginning of the movie, but she is in fact the wife of Paolo Nicolosi, the only eyewitness of the murder. ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Claudia Cardinale, Franco Nero, Lee J. Cobb, Tano Cimarosa

Votes: 723

27. Mafioso (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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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: 1,707 | Gross: $0.40M

28. Excellent Cadavers (1999 TV Movie)

R | 86 min | Drama, Crime, Thriller

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Fact based story about the political battle that was waged against the Mafia in Sicily during the late 1980's and early 1990's. Chazz Palminteri plays Giovanni Falcone, a crusading ... See full summary »

Director: Ricky Tognazzi | Stars: Chazz Palminteri, F. Murray Abraham, Anna Galiena, Andy Luotto

Votes: 814 | Gross: $0.01M

29. Like the Wind (2013)

110 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

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Inspired by a true story LIKE THE WIND narrates 15 years of Armida Miserere's life, a woman who with determination and grit, but also personal suffering, was one of the first woman to ... See full summary »

Director: Marco S. Puccioni | Stars: Valeria Golino, Filippo Timi, Francesco Scianna, Chiara Caselli

Votes: 244

30. The Sicilian Girl (2008)

115 min | Crime, Drama

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48 Metascore

The true story of 17-year-old Sicilian Rita Atria (Veronica D'Agostino) -- who broke the Sicilian Mafia's code of silence and testified against the "family business" after both her father ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Amenta | Stars: Veronica D'Agostino, Gérard Jugnot, Marcello Mazzarella, Mario Pupella

Votes: 1,606 | Gross: $0.07M

31. Confessions of a Police Captain (1971)

PG | 101 min | Crime, Drama

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One of the first films about the mafia occurrence, in which the fight is hopeless, because "the polyp's feeler" reaches everything and everybody. A police inspector and a deputy public ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Franco Nero, Martin Balsam, Marilù Tolo, Claudio Gora

Votes: 777

32. Chiedimi se sono felice (2000)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

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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, who is dying in Sicily. Through flashbacks we ... See full summary »

Directors: Aldo, Giacomo, Giovanni, Massimo Venier | Stars: Aldo, Giovanni, Giacomo, Marina Massironi

Votes: 3,575

33. Dimenticare Palermo (1990)

R | 100 min | Thriller

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Carmine Bonavia wins election as the mayor of New York on a promise to legalize drugs. After the election, he marries Carrie and goes to his ancestral home of Sicily for their honeymoon. In... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Jim Belushi, Mimi Rogers, Joss Ackland, Philippe Noiret

Votes: 334

34. We Still Kill the Old Way (1967)

99 min | Crime, Drama

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A leftist professor wants the truth about two men killed during a hunting party; but the mafia, the Church and corrupt politicians don't want him to learn it.

Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Irene Papas, Gabriele Ferzetti, Laura Nucci

Votes: 761

35. Waves of Lust (1975)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Thriller

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A young couple becomes embroiled with the personal problems of another couple on a yacht moored off Sicily during a turbulent weekend of fun, games, sex games, betrayal, spouse abuse, and murder.

Director: Ruggero Deodato | Stars: Al Cliver, Silvia Dionisio, John Steiner, Elizabeth Turner

Votes: 301

36. Cento giorni a Palermo (1984)

102 min | Crime, Drama, History

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In the late 1970s and early 80s, assassinations in Sicily get the attention of Communist deputy, Pio La Torre, who appeals to General Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa to become prefect in Palermo... See full summary »

Director: Giuseppe Ferrara | Stars: Lino Ventura, Giuliana de Sio, Arnoldo Foà, Lino Troisi

Votes: 414

37. Sins Expiation (2012)

84 min | Action, Thriller

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David begins experiencing cloudy memories of a long-lost life amidst the violent Cortello family in Sicily ââ'¬Â¦ a family he ultimately betrayed. And the wages of sin are deadly.

Director: Carlo Fusco | Stars: Gabriele Arena, Steven Bauer, Vin Bejleri, Luigi Maria Burruano

Votes: 217

38. Love Meetings (1964)

90 min | Documentary

7.5
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Microphone in hand, Pier Paolo Pasolini asks Italians to talk about sex: he asks children where babies come from, young and old women if they are men's equals, men and women if a woman's ... See full summary »

Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini | Stars: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Lello Bersani, Io Apolloni, Ignazio Buttitta

Votes: 823

39. A Street in Palermo (2013)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Emma Dante | Stars: Emma Dante, Alba Rohrwacher, Elena Cotta, Renato Malfatti

Votes: 391

40. Counselor at Crime (1973)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama

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When the godson of San Francisco's crime lord asks permission to leave "the business," Don Antonio agrees, but reluctantly. Such behavior by either one is a violation of the code, and a ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto De Martino | Stars: Martin Balsam, Tomas Milian, Francisco Rabal, Dagmar Lassander

Votes: 122

41. Open Doors (1990)

R | 108 min | Drama

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Tommaso Scalia is a man who commits three murders: he killed his superior who sacked him, he kills the man who replaced him, and he kills his own wife. He wants a quick trial and an early ... See full summary »

Director: Gianni Amelio | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Ennio Fantastichini, Renato Carpentieri, Tuccio Musumeci

Votes: 575 | Gross: $0.12M

42. Mery per sempre (1989)

102 min | Drama, Crime

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A teacher discovers his calling. Marco relocates to Palermo from Milan and takes a job teaching in a reform school while he waits for a high school position. He tries to understand and ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Risi | Stars: Michele Placido, Claudio Amendola, Francesco Benigno, Alessandra Di Sanzo

Votes: 686

43. Italians (2009)

116 min | Comedy

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Fortunato is a trucker specialized in the transport of luxury vehicles, especially Ferrari, in Saudi Arabia and in other Gulf countries. Tired of a life away from home and in the process of... See full summary »

Director: Giovanni Veronesi | Stars: Carlo Verdone, Sergio Castellitto, Riccardo Scamarcio, Kseniya Rappoport

Votes: 888

44. Garibaldi (1961)

138 min | Drama, History

6.4
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Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Renzo Ricci, Paolo Stoppa, Franco Interlenghi, Giovanna Ralli

Votes: 166

45. The Future Is Woman (1984)

99 min

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Director: Marco Ferreri | Stars: Ornella Muti, Hanna Schygulla, Niels Arestrup, Maurizio Donadoni

Votes: 177

46. Crime Boss (1972)

R | 93 min | Crime, Drama

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Organized crime; Don Vincenzo leads the pack and his faced with a huge struggle.

Director: Alberto De Martino | Stars: Telly Savalas, Antonio Sabato, Paola Tedesco, Giuliano Persico

Votes: 196

47. The Wedding Director (2006)

97 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.3
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A film director falls in love with the daughter of a prince.

Director: Marco Bellocchio | Stars: Sergio Castellitto, Donatella Finocchiaro, Sami Frey, Gianni Cavina

Votes: 582

48. Milano Palermo - Il ritorno (2007)

95 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Director: Claudio Fragasso | Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Raoul Bova, Enrico Lo Verso, Gabriella Pession

Votes: 178

49. Prove per una tragedia siciliana (2009)

77 min | Drama

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In Rehearsal for a Sicilian Tragedy, actor John Turturro (Barton Fink, Do the Right Thing) takes audiences on a haunting, intimate journey to his maternal homeland of Sicily. There, while ... See full summary »

Director: Roman Paska | Stars: John Turturro, Andrea Camilleri, Mimmo Cuticchio, Donatella Finocchiaro

Votes: 37

50. La piovra 9 - Il patto (1998 TV Movie)

220 min | Drama

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A woman investigates the shady dealings between her husband's bank and the mafia. She has a series of secret liaisons with a police captain, once her lover, just to pass on the information,... See full summary »

Director: Giacomo Battiato | Stars: Raoul Bova, Anja Kling, Maurizio Donadoni, Tony Sperandeo

Votes: 179