Favorite Italian Movies

What is your favorite Italian movies? How about favorite Movie Stars or Directors? Italian movies are all about love, romance and sex. Some of my favorite are:

  • La Dolce Vita
  • Cinema Paradiso
  • Rome Adventure
  • Il Postino
  • Divorce Italian Style
  • Two Women
  • The Garden of the Finzi Contini
  • Benvenuti al Sud (PAL format only)
  • Benvenuti al Nord (PAL format only)
  • 8-1/2

My favorite Italian movie stars:

  • Marcello Mastroianni
  • Gian Maria Volontè
  • Giulietta Masina
  • Giancarlo Giannini
  • Totô
  • Anna Magnani
  • Sophia Loren
  • Isabella Rossellini
  • Gina Lollobrigida

My favorite Italian directors:

  • Federico Fellini … Federico Fellini … Federico Fellini
  • Victoria De Sica
  • Roberto Benigni
  • Franco Zeffirelli

We all have are favorites. Even the spaghetti westerns with Clint Eastwood were great. These were directed and filmed in Italy. They include:

  • A Fistful of Dollars
  • For a Few Dollars More
  • The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

These movies were originally in Italian but there was very little dialog so they could easily be translated to English and other markets.

What are your favorites?



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2 thoughts on “Favorite Italian Movies

  1. Great list!! I love them all:)

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