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A Bay of Blood (Italian: Ecologia del delitto,Lucas, Tim. Mario Bava All the Colors of the Dark, Video Watchdog, 2007.. As noted by Lucas, although known by several different Italian-language titles, the film's original theatrical release title in Italy was Ecologia del delitto lit. "Ecology of Crime", later released as Reazione a catena and Bahia de Sangre), also known as Carnage, Twitch of the Death Nerve and Blood Bath, is a 1971 Italian horror film directed by Mario Bava.
A Bigger Splash is a 2015 drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino and written by Alain Page and David Kajganich.
A Ciambra is a 2017 Italian drama film directed by Jonas Carpignano.
A Difficult Life (Italian: Una vita difficile) is a Commedia all'italiana or Italian-style comedy film directed by Dino Risi in 1961.
A Fistful of Dollars (Per un pugno di dollari, titled on-screen as Fistful of Dollars) is a 1964 Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood in his first leading role, alongside Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch, Wolfgang Lukschy, Sieghardt Rupp, José Calvo, Antonio Prieto, and Joseph Egger.
The Academy Award for Best Actress is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay is one of the Academy Awards, the most prominent film awards in the United States.
The Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film is one of the Academy Awards handed out annually by the U.S.-based Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Accattone is a 1961 Italian drama film written and directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini.
Action film is a film genre in which the protagonist or protagonists are thrust into a series of challenges that typically include violence, extended fighting, physical feats, and frantic chases.
Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon (born 8 November 1935) is a French actor and businessman.
Alberto Collo (6 May 1883 – 7 May 1955) was an Italian actor who appeared in more than a hundred and thirty films during his career, mostly during the silent era.
Alberto Sordi (15 June 1920 – 24 February 2003), Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI was an Italian actor.
Alessandro Blasetti (3 July 1900 – 1 February 1987) was an Italian film director and screenwriter who influenced Italian neorealism with the film Quattro passi fra le nuvole.
Alvaro Vitali (born 3 February 1950) is an Italian actor.
Ambrosio Film was an Italian film production and distribution company which played a leading role in Italian cinema during the silent era.
Amleto Novelli (18 October 1885 – 16 April 1924) was an Italian film actor of the silent era.
And the Ship Sails On (E la nave va) is a 1983 Italian film by Federico Fellini.
Anna Magnani (7 March 1908 – 26 September 1973) was an Italian stage and film actress.
Anton Giulio Bragaglia (11 February 1890 – 15 July 1960) was a pioneer in Italian Futurist photography and Futurist cinema.
Antonio Margheriti (19 September 1930 – 4 November 2002), also known under the pseudonym Anthony M. Dawson, was an Italian filmmaker.
Arturo Ambrosio (1870–1960) was an Italian film producer who was a pioneering and influential figure in the early years of Italian cinema.
The Lumière brothers, Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas; 19 October 1862 – 10 April 1954) and Louis Jean; 5 October 1864 – 7 June 1948), were among the first filmmakers in history. They patented an improved cinematograph, which in contrast to Thomas Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties.
An auteur ('author') is an artist, such as a film director, who applies a highly centralized and subjective control to many aspects of a collaborative creative work.
Barbara Bouchet (born Barbara Gutscher, 15 August 1943) is a German-American actress and entrepreneur who lives and works in Italy.
Bartolomeo Pagano (27 September 1878 - 24 June 1947) was an Italian motion picture actor.
Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (29 July 1883 – 28 April 1945) was an Italian politician and journalist who was the leader of the National Fascist Party (Partito Nazionale Fascista, PNF).
Bernardo Bertolucci (born 16 March 1941) is an Italian director and screenwriter, whose films include The Conformist, Last Tango in Paris, 1900, The Last Emperor (for which he won the Academy Award for Best Director), The Sheltering Sky, Stealing Beauty and The Dreamers.
Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette; sometimes known in the United States as The Bicycle Thief) is a 1948 Italian film directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Big Deal on Madonna Street (I soliti ignoti, also released as Persons Unknown in the UK) is a 1958 Italian comedy caper film directed by Mario Monicelli, and considered to be among the masterpieces of Italian cinema.
A biographical film, or biopic (abbreviation for biographical motion picture), is a film that dramatizes the life of a non-fictional or historically-based person or people.
Bitter Rice (Riso Amaro) is a 1949 Italian film made by Lux Film, written and directed by Giuseppe De Santis.
Black Sunday (Italian: La maschera del demonio), also known as The Mask of Satan and Revenge of the Vampire in the UK, is a 1960 Italian gothic horror film directed by Mario Bava from a screenplay by Ennio de Concini and Mario Serandrei (with uncredited contributions by Bava, Marcello Coscia and Dino Di Palma), and starring Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Arturo Dominici and Ivo Garrani.
A blockbuster is a work of entertainment – especially a feature film, but also other media – that is highly popular and financially successful.
Bread, Love and Jealousy (Pane, amore e gelosia), known as Frisky in the US, is a 1954 Italian romantic comedy film directed by Luigi Comencini.
Carlo Pedersoli (31 October 1929 – 27 June 2016), known professionally as Bud Spencer, was an Italian actor, professional swimmer and water polo player.
Cabiria is a 1914 Italian epic silent film, directed by Giovanni Pastrone and shot in Turin.
Caesar Must Die (Cesare deve morire) is a 2012 Italian drama film directed by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani.
Call Me by Your Name is a 2017 coming-of-age romantic drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino and written by James Ivory.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
Cannibal Holocaust is a 1980 Italian cannibal horror film directed by Ruggero Deodato and written by Gianfranco Clerici.
Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia (8 July 1894 – 4 January 1998) was an Italian film director whose career spanned from the 1930s to the mid-1960s.
Carmine Gallone (10 September 1885 – 4 April 1973) was an early acclaimed Italian film director, screenwriter, and film producer.
Castle of Blood (Danza Macabra) is a 1964 horror film directed by Antonio Margheriti and Sergio Corbucci.
The Centro sperimentale di cinematografia (Experimental film centre or Italian National film school) was established in 1935 in Italy and aims to promote the art and technique of cinematography and film.
Cesare Zavattini (20 September 1902 – 13 October 1989) was an Italian screenwriter and one of the first theorists and proponents of the Neorealist movement in Italian cinema.
Charles Bronson (born Charles Dennis Buchinsky; Karolis Dionyzas Bučinskis; November 3, 1921 – August 30, 2003) was an American actor.
Checco Zalone, art name of Luca Pasquale Medici, in Treccani, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana.
Cinecittà (Italian for Cinema City) is a large film studio in Rome, Italy.
The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.
Cinema Paradiso (Nuovo Cinema Paradiso,, "New Paradise Cinema") is a 1988 Italian drama film written and directed by Giuseppe Tornatore.
The Società Italiana Cines (Italian Cines Company) is a film company specializing in production and distribution of films.
City of Women (La città delle donne) is a 1980 Italian fantasy comedy-drama film written and directed by Federico Fellini.
Claudia Cardinale (born 15 April 1938) is an Italian Tunisian film actress and sex symbol who appeared in some of the most acclaimed European films of the 1960s and 1970s, mainly Italian or French, but also in several English films.
Claudio Caligari (7 February 1948 – 26 May 2015) was an Italian director and screenwriter.
Claudio Santamaria (born July 22, 1974) is an Italian actor; in 2016 he was awarded the David di Donatello for Best Actor award for portraying the superhero Enzo 'Jeeg' Ceccotti in They Call Me Jeeg.
Cleopatra is a 1963 American epic historical drama film chronicling the struggles of Cleopatra, the young Queen of Egypt, to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.
Clinton Eastwood Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, filmmaker, musician, and political figure.
Colin George Blakely (23 September 1930 – 7 May 1987) was a Northern Irish character actor.
Color motion picture film refers both to unexposed color photographic film in a format suitable for use in a motion picture camera, and to finished motion picture film, ready for use in a projector, which bears images in color.
Commedia all'italiana (i.e. "Comedy in the Italian way") or Italian-style comedy is an Italian film genre.
The commedia sexy all'italiana (lit. "sex comedy Italian style"), also known as commedia scollacciata or commedia erotica all'italiana, is a subgenre of Italian commedia all'italiana film genre.
Crime cinema, in the broadest sense, is a cinematic genre inspired by and analogous to the crime fiction literary genre.
Cristina Comencini (born 8 May 1956) is an Italian film director, screenwriter and novelist.
Dagmar Reichardt (born September 25, 1961 in Rome, Italy) is a German cultural scholar.
Dario Argento (born 7 September 1940) is an Italian film director, producer, film critic and screenwriter.
The David di Donatello Award, named after Donatello's ''David'', is a film award presented each year for cinematic performances and production by L'accademia del Cinema Italiano (ACI) (The Academy of Italian Cinema).
Deep Red (original title Profondo rosso; also known as The Hatchet Murders) is a 1975 Italian giallo film, directed by Dario Argento and co-written by Argento and Bernardino Zapponi.
Diego Abatantuono (born 20 May 1955) is an Italian cinema and theatre actor, and screenwriter.
Dino Risi (23 December 1916 – 7 June 2008) was an Italian film director.
Divorce Italian Style (Divorzio all'italiana) is a 1961 Italian comedy film directed by Pietro Germi.
The Dollars Trilogy (Trilogia del dollaro), also known as the Man with No Name Trilogy, is a film series consisting of three Spaghetti Western films directed by Sergio Leone.
Don Camillo is a character created by the Italian writer and journalist Giovannino Guareschi, whose name, and some of his character, is based on an actual Roman Catholic priest, World War II partisan and detainee at the concentration camps of Dachau and Mauthausen, named Don Camillo Valota (1912–1998).
Don Camillo in Moscow (Il compagno Don Camillo, "Comrade Don Camillo") is a 1965 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Comencini.
Don Camillo's Last Round is a 1955 French-Italian comedy film directed by Carmine Gallone, starring Fernandel and Gino Cervi.
Don Camillo: Monsignor is a 1961 French-Italian comedy film directed by Carmine Gallone, starring Fernandel and Gino Cervi. The French title is Don Camillo Monseigneur and the Italian title is Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo. It was the fourth of five films featuring Fernandel as the Italian priest Don Camillo and his struggles with Giuseppe 'Peppone' Bottazzi, the communist mayor of their rural town. In Monsignor, Don Camillo has become a bishop and Peppone a senator.
Don't Be Bad (Non essere cattivo) is a 2015 Italian drama film directed by Claudio Caligari.
Edwige Fenech (born Edwige Sfenek; 24 December 1948) is a French-born Italian actress and film producer.
Eleonora Rossi Drago, born Palmira Omiccioli, (23 September 1925 – 2 December 2007) was an Italian film actress.
Elio Petri (29 January 1929 – 10 November 1982) was an Italian political filmmaker.
Emilio Luigi Carlo Giuseppe Maria Ghione (July 30, 1879 – January 7, 1930), known as Emilio Ghione, was an Italian silent film actor, director and screenwriter.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Ennio Morricone, Grand Officer OMRI (born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and former trumpet player.
Enrico Guazzoni (18 December 1876–23 September 1949) was an Italian screenwriter and film director.
Ermanno Olmi (24 July 1931 – 5 May 2018Lane, John Francis (May 7, 2018). "". The Guardian. theguardian.com. Retrieved 2018-05-11.) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Ettore Scola (10 May 1931 – 19 January 2016) was an Italian screenwriter and film director.
Eurospy film, or Spaghetti spy film (especially when referring to Italian-produced films in the genre), is a genre of spy films produced across Europe, especially in Italy, France, and Spain, that either imitated or parodied the British James Bond series.
An exploitation film is a film that attempts to succeed financially by exploiting current trends, niche genres, or lurid content.
A background actor or extra is a performer in a film, television show, stage, musical, opera or ballet production, who appears in a nonspeaking or nonsinging (silent) capacity, usually in the background (for example, in an audience or busy street scene).
Facing Windows (Italian: La finestra di fronte) is a 2003 Italian movie directed by Ferzan Özpetek.
Fantozzi is a 1975 Italian comedy film.
A feature film is a film (also called a motion picture or movie) with a running time long enough to be considered the principal or sole film to fill a program.
Federico Fellini, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (20 January 1920 – 31 October 1993) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Fernand Joseph Désiré Contandin (8 May 1903 – 26 February 1971), better known as Fernandel, was a French actor and singer.
Ferzan Özpetek (born 3 February 1959, Turkey) is a Turkish-Italian film director and screenwriter, residing in Italy.
Filippo Tommaso Emilio Marinetti (22 December 1876 – 2 December 1944) was an Italian poet, editor, art theorist, and founder of the Futurist movement.
A film score (also sometimes called background score, background music, film soundtrack, film music, or incidental music) is original music written specifically to accompany a film.
Filoteo Alberini (1865 - 1937) was an Italian cinematographer.
Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) is a 2016 Italian documentary film directed by Gianfranco Rosi.
Florestano Vancini (Ferrara, 24 August 1926 - Rome, 18 September 2008) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
For a Few Dollars More (Per qualche dollaro in più) is a 1965 spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone.
Four Steps in the Clouds is a 1942 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Alessandro Blasetti, starring Gino Cervi and Adriana Benetti.
Francesca Archibugi (born 16 May 1960) is an Italian film director and scriptwriter.
Franco Zeffirelli, KBE Grande Ufficiale OMRI (born 12 February 1923) is an Italian director and producer of operas, films and television.
Frederick Robert Williamson Sr. (born March 5, 1938), is an American actor and former professional American football defensive back who played mainly in the American Football League during the 1960s.
New Wave (La Nouvelle Vague) is often referred to as one of the most influential movements in the history of cinema.
Futurism (Futurismo) was an artistic and social movement that originated in Italy in the early 20th century.
Gabriele Salvatores (born 30 July 1950) is an Italian Academy Award-winning film director and screenwriter.
Gastone Moschin (8 June 1929 – 4 September 2017) was an Italian stage, television and film actor.
Gennaro Nunziante is an Italian film director.
Gennaro Righelli (12 December 1886 – 6 January 1949) was an Italian film director, screenwriter and actor.
German Expressionism consisted of a number of related creative movements in Germany before the First World War that reached a peak in Berlin during the 1920s.
Germany, Year Zero (Germania anno zero) is a 1948 film directed by Roberto Rossellini, and is the final film in Rossellini's unofficial war film trilogy, following Rome, Open City and Paisà.
Giacomo Balla (18 July 1871 – 1 March 1958) was an Italian painter, art teacher and poet best known as a key proponent of Futurism.
Giallo (plural gialli) is a 20th-century Italian thriller or horror genre of literature and film.
Giancarlo Giannini (born 1 August 1942) is an Italian actor and voice-over artist.
Gianfranco Rosi (born 30 November 1963) is an Italian director, cinematographer, producer and screenwriter.
Gianni Amelio (born 20 January 1945) is an Italian film director.
Luigina "Gina" Lollobrigida (born 4 July 1927) is an Italian actress, photojournalist and sculptor.
Ginger and Fred (Ginger e Fred) is a 1986 comedy/drama film directed by Federico Fellini and starring Marcello Mastroianni and Giulietta Masina.
Gino Cervi (3 May 1901 – 3 January 1974) was an Italian actor.
Giovanni Pastrone, also known by his artistic name Piero Fosco (13 September 1883 - 27 June 1959), was an Italian film pioneer, director, screenwriter, actor and technician.
Giovannino Oliviero Giuseppe Guareschi (1 May 1908 – 22 July 1968) was an Italian journalist, cartoonist and humorist whose most famous creation is the priest Don Camillo.
Giulietta Masina (22 February 1921 – 23 March 1994) was an Italian film and stage actress.
Giulio Andreotti (14 January 1919 – 6 May 2013) was an Italian politician and statesman who served as the 41st Prime Minister of Italy and leader of the Christian Democracy party; he was the sixth longest-serving Prime Minister since the Italian Unification and the second longest-serving post-war Prime Minister, after Silvio Berlusconi.
Giuseppe De Santis (11 February 1917 – 16 May 1997) was an Italian film director.
Giuseppe Tornatore (born 27 May 1956) is an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Gladiators 7 is a 1962 film directed by Pedro Lazaga.
The Globo d'oro (internationally known as Italian Golden Globe) is an Italian annual film award.
Gloria Guida (born 19 November 1955) is an Italian actress and model.
The Golden Bear (Goldener Bär) is the highest prize awarded for the best film at the Berlin International Film Festival.
Gomorrah (Gomorra) is a 2008 Neapolitan-language Italian film directed by Matteo Garrone, based on the book by Roberto Saviano, who also collaborated in the screenplay.
Buongiorno, notte (Good Morning, Night) is an Italian film released in 2003 and directed by Marco Bellocchio.
Gualtiero Jacopetti (4 September 1919 – 17 August 2011) was an Italian director of documentary films.
Guido Brignone (6 December 1886 – 6 March 1959) was an Italian film director and actor.
Henry Silva (born September 15, 1928) is an American film and television actor.
Hercules (lit) is a 1958 Italian peplum film based upon the Hercules and the Quest for the Golden Fleece myths.
Hercules in the Haunted World (Italian: Ercole al centro della terra, lit. "Hercules at the center of the Earth") is a 1961 Italian sword-and-sandal film directed by Mario Bava.
Although the start of the history of film is not clearly defined, the commercial, public screening of ten of Lumière brothers' short films in Paris on 28 December 1895 can be regarded as the breakthrough of projected cinematographic motion pictures.
Human Capital (Il capitale umano) is a 2013 Italian film directed by Paolo Virzì.
I Am Love (Io sono l'amore) is a 2009 Italian romantic drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino, set in Milan around the year 2000.
I mostri (also known as Opiate '67 or, in a cut version, 15 from Rome) is a 1963 commedia all'italiana film by Italian director Dino Risi.
I'm Not Scared (Io non ho paura) is a 2003 Italian crime mystery thriller film directed by Gabriele Salvatores.
Ida Carloni Talli (31 January 1860 – 23 April 1940) was an Italian film actress of the silent era.
Il Divo (The Celebrity or more literally The Divine, from latin divus, god) is a 2008 Italian biographical drama film directed by Paolo Sorrentino.
Il secondo tragico Fantozzi (The Second Tragic Fantozzi) is an Italian comedy film released in 1976.
Il Sorpasso (Italian for "the overtaking"), English title The Easy Life, is a 1962 Italian cult movie comedy film co-written and directed by Dino Risi and starring Vittorio Gassman, Jean-Louis Trintignant and Catherine Spaak.
Ilsa, She Wolf of the SS is a 1975 Canadian Nazisploitation and sexploitation film directed by Don Edmonds, produced by David F. Friedman and written by Jonah Royston.
Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna Rossellini (born 18 June 1952) is an Italian actress, filmmaker, author, philanthropist, and model.
Italian futurism was a movement in film history from 1916 to 1919.
Italian neorealism (Neorealismo), also known as the Golden Age, is a national film movement characterized by stories set amongst the poor and the working class, filmed on location, frequently using non-professional actors.
Italian Race (Veloce come il vento) is a 2016 Italian sports action-drama film written and directed by Matteo Rovere.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
The James Bond series focuses on a fictional British Secret Service agent created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve novels and two short-story collections.
Aristide Massaccesi (15 December 1936 – 23 January 1999), known professionally as Joe D'Amato, was a highly prolific Italian film producer, director and cinematographer who is best known for his horror and adult films.
Jonas Carpignano is an Italian-American film director.
L'armata Brancaleone (known in English-speaking countries as For Love and Gold or The Incredible Army of Brancaleone) is an Italian comedy movie released in 1966, written by the famous duo Age & Scarpelli and directed by Mario Monicelli.
L'Inferno is a 1911 Italian silent film, loosely adapted from Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy.
La Strada is a 1954 Italian drama film directed by Federico Fellini from his own screenplay co-written with Tullio Pinelli and Ennio Flaiano.
La Terra Trema ("The Earth Trembles") is a 1948 Italian dramatic film directed by Luchino Visconti.
Lamerica is a 1994 Italian drama film directed by Gianni Amelio.
Last Orgy of the Third Reich (Italian: L'ultima orgia del III Reich), also known as La ultima orgia del la Gestapo (The Gestapo's Last Orgy) and Caligula Reincarnated as Hitler, is a 1977 Italian Nazi exploitation film produced, directed and co-written by Cesare Canevari.
Lidia Quaranta (6 March 1891 - 5 March 1928) was an Italian stage and film actress of the early 20th-century.
Life Is Beautiful (La vita è bella) is a 1997 Italian comedy-drama film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni, who co-wrote the film with Vincenzo Cerami.
Like Crazy is a 2016 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Paolo Virzì, starring Valeria Bruni Tedeschi and Micaela Ramazzotti.
Lino Banfi (born Pasquale Zagaria 9 July 1936) is an Italian film actor and presenter.
Lionel Jay Stander (January 11, 1908 – November 30, 1994) was an American actor in films, radio, theater and television.
Call Me by Your Name is a 2017 coming-of-age drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino.
This is a list of cinema of the world by continent and country.
This is a list of countries by number of Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
This is a list of male actors from Italy, which generally means those who reside in Italy or those who have appeared largely in Italy film productions.
This is a list of actresses from Italy, actresses from other countries who mainly worked in the Italian film industry, and actresses in other countries who are of Italian descent.
The following is a list of film directors from Italy.
A list of some notable films produced in the Cinema of Italy ordered by year and decade of release For an alphabetical list of articles on Italian films see:Category:Italian films.
Le Petit Monde de don Camillo ("The Little World of don Camillo"), or Don Camillo in Italian, is a 1952 French-Italian film directed by Julien Duvivier, starring Fernandel and Gino Cervi.
Luca Guadagnino (born 10 August 1971) is an Italian film director.
Luchino Visconti di Modrone, Count of Lonate Pozzolo (2 November 1906 – 17 March 1976), was an Italian theatre, opera and cinema director, as well as a screenwriter.
Lucia Bosè (born 28 January 1931) is an Italian actress, who was at the height of her fame during the period of Italian Neorealism, the 1940s and 1950s.
Lucio Fulci (17 June 1927 – 13 March 1996) was an Italian film director, screenwriter and actor.
Luigi Comencini (8 June 1916 – 6 April 2007) was an Italian film director.
Luigi Freddi (12 June 1895, Milan – 17 March 1977, Sabaudia) was an Italian journalist and politician, principally notable for being the first vice seсretary of the Fasci italiani all'estero, and later one of those most responsible for Italian political cinema in the second half of the 1930s and the start of the 1940s.
Lyda Borelli (22 March 1884 – 2 June 1959) was an Italian actress of cinema and theatre.
Maciste is one of the oldest recurring characters in cinema, created by Gabriele d'Annunzio and Giovanni Pastrone.
Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni, Knight Grand Cross (28 September 1924 – 19 December 1996) was an Italian film actor.
Marco Bellocchio (born 9 November 1939) is an Italian film director, screenwriter, and actor.
Marco Ferreri (11 May 1928 – 9 May 1997) was an Italian film director, screenwriter and actor, who began his career in the 1950s directing three films in Spain, followed by 24 Italian films before his death in 1997.
Marco Tullio Giordana (born 1 October 1950 in Milan) is an Italian director and screenwriter.
Maria Jacobini (17 February 1892 – 20 November 1944) was an Italian film actress.
Mario Bava (31 July 1914 – 27 April 1980) was an Italian director, screenwriter, special effects artist, and cinematographer from the "golden age" of Italian horror films.
Mario Camerini (6 February 1895 – 4 February 1981) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Mario Caserini (26 February 1874 – 17 November 1920) was an Italian film director, as well as an actor, screenwriter, and early pioneer of film making in the early portion of the 20th century.
Mario Castellani (July 2, 1906April 26, 1978) was an Italian comic actor, best known as the sidekick of famous comic actor Antonio De Curtis (Totò).
Mario Monicelli (16 May 1915 – 29 November 2010) was an Italian director and screenwriter and one of the masters of the Commedia all'Italiana (Comedy Italian style).
Matteo Garrone (born 15 October 1968) is an Italian filmmaker.
Matteo Rovere (born 22 January 1982) is an Italian director, screenwriter and producer.
Mauro Bolognini (28 June 1922 – 14 May 2001) was an Italian film and stage director of literate sensibility, known for his masterly handling of period subject matter.
Mass media of Italy includes a variety of online, print, and broadcast formats, such as radio, television, newspapers, and magazines.
Mediterranea is a 2015 Italian drama film directed and written by Jonas Carpignano.
Mediterraneo is a 1991 Italian film that won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1992.
Mia Madre is a 2015 Franco-Italian drama film directed by Nanni Moretti.
Michelangelo Antonioni, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (29 September 1912 – 30 July 2007), was an Italian film director, screenwriter, editor, and short story writer.
Michele Placido (born 19 May 1946) is an Italian actor and director.
Milano Films was an Italian film production company of the silent era.
Miracle in Milan (Miracolo a Milano) is a 1951 Italian fantasy film directed by Vittorio de Sica.
Mondo Cane (also known in the USA as Tales of the Bizarre: Rites, Rituals and Superstitions, 1962) is a documentary film written and directed by Italian filmmakers Paolo Cavara, Franco Prosperi, and Gualtiero Jacopetti.
A mondo film (from the Italian word for "world") is an exploitation documentary film, sometimes resembling a pseudo-documentary and usually depicting sensational topics, scenes, or situations.
Monica Anna Maria Bellucci (born 30 September 1964) is an Italian actress and model.
Monica Vitti (born 3 November 1931) is an Italian actress best known for her starring roles in films directed by Michelangelo Antonioni during the early 1960s.
Mother Earth (Italian: Terra madre) is a 1931 Italian drama film directed by Alessandro Blasetti and starring Leda Gloria, Sandro Salvini and Isa Pola.
My Friends (Amici miei) is a 1975 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Mario Monicelli.
Giovanni "Nanni" Moretti (born 19 August 1953) is an Italian film director, producer, screenwriter and actor.
Naples (Napoli, Napule or; Neapolis; lit) is the regional capital of Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan.
The Nastro d'Argento (lit. Silver Ribbon) is an Italian film award awarded each year since 1946 by the Sindacato Nazionale Giornalisti Cinematografici Italiani (lit. Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists).
The National Fascist Party (Partito Nazionale Fascista, PNF) was an Italian political party, created by Benito Mussolini as the political expression of fascism (previously represented by groups known as Fasci).
Nazi exploitation (also Nazisploitation) is a subgenre of exploitation film and sexploitation film that involves Nazis committing sex crimes, often as camp or prison overseers during World War II.
Saturnino "Nino" Manfredi (22 March 1921 – 4 June 2004) was one of the most prominent Italian actors in the commedia all'italiana genre.
Nino Martoglio (Belpasso, Catania, 3 December 1870 — Catania, 15 September 1921) was an Italian writer, publisher, journalist and producer of theatrical works.
Once Upon a Time in America is a 1984 epic crime drama film co-written and directed by Italian filmmaker Sergio Leone and starring Robert De Niro and James Woods.
Once Upon a Time in the West is a 1968 epic Spaghetti Western film co-written and directed by Sergio Leone.
Ossessione (English: Obsession) is an Italian 1943 film based on the novel The Postman Always Rings Twice, by James M. Cain.
Otello is a 1906 Italian silent film based on the 1887 opera of the same name by Giuseppe Verdi, both being based on the William Shakespeare play Othello.
Paisan (Paisà) is a 1946 Italian neorealist war drama film directed by Roberto Rossellini, the second of a trilogy by Rossellini.
The Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival.
Paolo Taviani (born 8 November 1931) and Vittorio Taviani (20 September 1929 – 15 April 2018), collectively referred to as the Taviani brothers, were Italian film directors and screenwriters who collaborated in productions of note.
Paolo Genovese (born 20 August 1966) is an Italian director and screenwriter.
Paolo Sorrentino (born 31 May 1970) is an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Paolo Villaggio (30 December 1932 – 3 July 2017) was an Italian actor, voice actor, writer, director and comedian.
Paolo Virzì (born March 4, 1964) is an Italian film director, writer and producer.
The peplum film (pepla plural), also known as sword-and-sandal, is a genre of largely Italian-made historical or Biblical epics (costume dramas) that dominated the Italian film industry from 1958 to 1965, eventually being replaced in 1965 by Eurospy films and Spaghetti Westerns.
Peppino De Filippo (24 August 1903 – 27 January 1980) was an Italian actor.
Perfect Strangers (Perfetti sconosciuti) is a 2016 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Paolo Genovese.
Pier Paolo Pasolini (5 March 1922 – 2 November 1975) was an Italian film director, poet, writer, and intellectual.
Pietro Germi (14 September 1914 – 5 December 1974) was an Italian actor, screenwriter, and director.
The Po Valley, Po Plain, Plain of the Po, or Padan Plain (Pianura Padana, or Val Padana) is a major geographical feature of Northern Italy.
Polish Film School (Polska Szkoła Filmowa) refers to an informal group of Polish film directors and screenplay writers active between 1955 and approximately 1963.
Quo Vadis is an Italian film made directed by Enrico Guazzoni for Cines in 1913, based on the 1896 novel of the same name written by Henryk Sienkiewicz.
Quo Vadis (Latin for "Where are you going?") is a 1951 American epic film made by MGM in Technicolor.
Quo Vado? is a 2016 Italian comedy film directed by Gennaro Nunziante.
Resurrection (Italian: Resurrectio) is a 1931 Italian drama film directed by Alessandro Blasetti and starring Lia Franca, Daniele Crespi and Venera Alexandescu.
Riccardo Freda (Alexandria, Egypt, February 24, 1909 – Rome, Italy, December 20, 1999) was an Italian film director.
Roberto Remigio Benigni, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director.
Roberto Faenza (born 21 February 1943) is an Italian film director.
Roberto Gastone Zeffiro Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Roman Holiday is a 1953 American romantic comedy film directed and produced by William Wyler.
Romanzo criminale ("Criminal Novel") is an Italian-language film released in 2005, directed by Michele Placido, a criminal drama, it was highly acclaimed and won 15 awards.
Romanzo Criminale – La serie (meaning "Crime Novel – The Series") - is an Italian television series based on the novel of the same name by the judge.
Open City or Rome, Open City (Roma città aperta) is a 1945 Italian neorealist drama film directed by Roberto Rossellini.
Ruggero Deodato (born 7 May 1939) is an Italian film director, screenwriter, and actor.
Samson (Shimshon, "man of the sun") was the last of the judges of the ancient Israelites mentioned in the Book of Judges in the Hebrew Bible (chapters 13 to 16) and one of the last of the leaders who "judged" Israel before the institution of the monarchy.
Scent of a Woman (Profumo di donna) is a 1974 Commedia all'italiana film directed by Dino Risi, based on Il buio e il miele, a story by Giovanni Arpino.
Scipione l'africano (1937) — in English Scipio Africanus: The Defeat of Hannibal — is an Italian historical film that focuses on Publius Cornelius Scipio (Scipio Africanus) from the time of his election as dictator until his defeat of Hannibal at the Battle of Zama in 202 BC.
Sergio Leone (3 January 1929 – 30 April 1989) was an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter, credited as the inventor of the "Spaghetti Western" genre.
Shoeshine (Sciuscià, from Italian pronunciation of the English) is a 1946 Italian film directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Silvana Mangano (21 April 1930 – 16 December 1989) was an Italian actress.
Silvana Pampanini (25 September 1925 – 6 January 2016) was an Italian film actress, director and singer.
Sole a catinelle is a 2013 Italian comedy film directed by Gennaro Nunziante.
Sofia Villani Scicolone, known as Sophia Loren, Dame of the Grand Cross, O.M.R.I. (born 20 September 1934) is an Italian film actress and singer.
A sound film is a motion picture with synchronized sound, or sound technologically coupled to image, as opposed to a silent film.
Spaghetti Western, also known as Italian Western or Macaroni Western (primarily in Japan), is a broad subgenre of Western films that emerged in the mid-1960s in the wake of Sergio Leone's film-making style and international box-office success.
SS Experiment Camp (also known as SS Experiment Love Camp; original release title: Lager SSadis Kastrat Kommandantur) is a 1976 Nazi exploitation film directed by Sergio Garrone.
Stefania Sandrelli (born 5 June 1946 in Viareggio, Province of Lucca) is an Italian actress, famous for her many roles in the commedia all'Italiana, starting from the 1960s.
Stefano Sollima (born 4 May 1966) is an Italian director and screenwriter.
Stephen Lester "Steve" Reeves (January 21, 1926 – May 1, 2000) was an American professional bodybuilder, actor, and philanthropist.
Suburra is a 2015 Italian neo-noir mafia thriller film directed by Stefano Sollima, based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Carlo Bonini and Giancarlo De Cataldo.
Sun (Italian: Sole) is a 1929 Italian silent drama film directed by Alessandro Blasetti and starring Marcello Spada, Vasco Creti and Dria Paola.
Suspiria (Latin: "sighs") is a 1977 Italian supernatural horror film directed by Dario Argento, co-written by Argento and Daria Nicolodi, partially based on Thomas De Quincey's 1845 essay Suspiria de Profundis (Sighs from the Depths) and co-produced by Claudio and Salvatore Argento.
Sweet Body of Bianca (Bianca) is a 1984 Italian comedy-mystery film directed by Nanni Moretti.
Telefoni Bianchi ("white telephones") films were made in Italy in the 1930s in imitation of American comedies of the time.
Terence Hill (born Mario Girotti; 29 March 1939) is an Italian actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer.
Thaïs is a 1917 silent film directed by Anton Giulio Bragaglia.
The Beast in the Heart (La bestia nel cuore / a.k.a. Don't Tell) is a 2005 film directed by Cristina Comencini, based on the novel written by herself.
The Best of Youth (La meglio gioventù), is a 2003 Italian film directed by Marco Tullio Giordana.
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (Italian: L'uccello dalle piume di cristallo) is a 1970 giallo film directed by Dario Argento, in his directorial debut.
The First Beautiful Thing (La prima cosa bella) is a 2010 Italian drama film directed by Paolo Virzì, produced by Medusa Film, Motorino Amaranto and Indiana Production, released in Italy on 15 January 2010.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo) is a 1966 epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, and Eli Wallach in their respective title roles.
The Great Beauty (La grande bellezza) is a 2013 Italian art drama film co-written and directed by Paolo Sorrentino.
The Great War (La grande guerra) is a 1959 Italian film directed by Mario Monicelli.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Ignorant Fairies (Le fate ignoranti; released on DVD in the US as His Secret Life) is a 2001 Italian drama film directed by Turkish-Italian film director Ferzan Özpetek.
The Keys to the House (Italian title: Le chiavi di casa) is an Italian 2004 dramatic family film based on the story Born Twice (Italian title: Nati due volte) telling the story of a young father meeting his handicapped son for the first time and attempts to forge a relationship with the teenager.
The Last Days of Pompeii is a novel written by the baron Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1834.
The Last Emperor (L'ultimo imperatore) is a 1987 British-Italian epic biographical drama film about the life of Puyi, the last Emperor of China, whose autobiography was the basis for the screenplay written by Mark Peploe and Bernardo Bertolucci.
The Mass Is Ended (La messa è finita) is a 1985 Italian comedy film, written, starring and directed by Nanni Moretti.
The Night of the Shooting Stars (UK: The Night of San Lorenzo, La Notte di San Lorenzo) is a 1982 Italian fantasy war drama film directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani.
The Organizer (I compagni"I compagni" literally translates into "The Comrades.") is a 1963 Italian-French-Yugoslavian-produced drama film written by Mario Monicelli and Age & Scarpelli, and directed by Mario Monicelli.
The Profession of Arms (Il mestiere delle armi) is a 2001 Italian film directed by Ermanno Olmi.
The Return of Don Camillo (Italian: Il ritorno di Don Camillo) is a 1953 French-Italian comedy film directed by Julien Duvivier and starring Fernandel, Gino Cervi and Édouard Delmont.
The Son's Room (La stanza del figlio) is a 2001 Italian film directed, written and produced by Nanni Moretti.
The Song of Love (Italian: La canzone dell'amore) is a 1930 Italian romance film directed by Gennaro Righelli and starring Dria Paola, Isa Pola and Elio Steiner.
The Tree of Wooden Clogs is a 1978 Italian film written and directed by Ermanno Olmi.
Don Camillo (internationally released as The World of Don Camillo) is a 1983 Italian comedy film directed, produced and starred by Terence Hill.
They Call Me Jeeg (Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot) is a 2015 Italian superhero film directed by and starring Claudio Santamaria in the lead role.
They Call Me Trinity (Lo chiamavano Trinità...) is a 1970 Italian Spaghetti Western comedy film written and directed by Enzo Barboni (under the pseudonym of E.B. Clucher) and produced by Italo Zingarelli.
Tomas Milian (born Tomás Quintín Rodríguez; 3 March 1933 – 22 March 2017) was a Cuban American actor and singer with Italian citizenship, known for the emotional intensity and humour he brought to roles in European genre films.
Antonio Griffo Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno Porfirogenito Gagliardi De Curtis di Bisanzio (15 February 1898 – 15 April 1967), best known by his stage name Totò or simply as Antonio De Curtis, and nicknamed il Principe della risata ("the Prince of laughter"), is commonly referred to as the most popular Italian comedian of all time.
Trinity Is Still My Name (...continuavano a chiamarlo Trinità, lit. "...they kept calling him Trinity") is a 1971 Italian Spaghetti Western comedy film directed by Enzo Barboni.
Two Women (La ciociara, roughly translated as "The Woman from Ciociaria") is a 1960 Italian film directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Ugo Falena (April 25, 1875 in Rome – September 20, 1931 in Rome), was an Italian silent film director and occasional opera librettist.
Ugo Tognazzi (23 March 1922 – 27 October 1990) was an Italian film, TV, and theatre actor, director, and screenwriter.
Umberto D. is a 1952 Italian neorealist film directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Umberto Lenzi (6 August 1931 – 19 October 2017) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Valerio Zurlini (19 March 1926 – 26 October 1982) was an Italian film director, stage director and screenwriter.
Video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media.
Video nasty is a colloquial term in the United Kingdom to refer to a number of films distributed on video cassette that were criticised for their violent content by the press, social commentators and various religious organisations.
The Video Recordings Act 1984 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that was passed in 1984.
Vincere (in English, 'To Win') is a film that is based on the life of the first wife of Benito Mussolini.
Virna Pieralisi (8 November 1936 – 18 December 2014), better known as Virna Lisi, was an Italian actress.
Vittorio De Sica (7 July 1901 – 13 November 1974) was an Italian director and actor, a leading figure in the neorealist movement.
Vittorio Gassman, Knight Grand Cross, OMRI (born Vittorio Gassmann; 1 September 1922 – 29 June 2000), popularly known as Il Mattatore, was an Italian theatre and film actor, as well as director.
Vittorio Mussolini (27 September 1916 – 12 June 1997) was an Italian film critic and producer.
We Have a Pope (original title: Habemus Papam) is a 2011 Italian-French comedy-drama film directed by Nanni Moretti and starring Michel Piccoli and Moretti.
We Want the Colonels (Vogliamo i colonnelli) is a 1973 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli.
The Western is a genre of various arts which tell stories set primarily in the later half of the 19th century in the American Old West, often centering on the life of a nomadic cowboy or gunfighter armed with a revolver and a rifle who rides a horse.
What Scoundrels Men Are! (Gli uomini, che mascalzoni!) is a 1932 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Camerini.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Youth is a 2015 Italian comedy-drama film written and directed by Paolo Sorrentino.
1860 is a 1934 Italian historical film directed by Alessandro Blasetti and starring Giuseppe Gulino, Aida Bellia and Gianfranco Giachetti.
The year 1998 in film involved many significant films including; Shakespeare in Love (which won the Academy Award for Best Picture), Saving Private Ryan, American History X, The Truman Show, Primary Colors, ''Rushmore'', Rush Hour, There's Something About Mary, The Big Lebowski, and Terrence Malick's directorial return in The Thin Red Line.
The year 2001 in film involved some significant events, including the first of the Harry Potter series, the first of The Fast and the Furious franchise, the first of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, the first of the Ocean's Trilogy, and the first of the Shrek franchise.
The year 2008 involved many major movie events.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, doing business as 20th Century Fox, is an American film studio currently owned by 21st Century Fox.
The 66th Berlin International Film Festival was held from 11 to 21 February 2016, with American actress Meryl Streep as the President of the Jury.
The 86th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2013 and took place on March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m. PST / 8:30 p.m. EST.
The 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2016, and took place on February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, at 5:30 p.m. PST.
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