Search results for "Giuseppe Tornatore"


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The Best Offer (2013) RT 56% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Apr 2014

Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert and auctioneer. An eccentric genius, he leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Jim Sturgess  •  Sylvia Hoeks  •  Donald Sutherland

Baarìa (2009)

Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Francesco Scianna  •  Margareth Madè  •  Raoul Bova  •  Giorgio Faletti

Malèna (2000)

On the day in 1940 that Italy enters the war, two things happen to the 12-year-old Renato: he gets his first bike, and he gets his first look at Malèna. She is a beautiful, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Monica Bellucci  •  Giuseppe Sulfaro  •  Luciano Federico  •  Matilde Piana

The Legend of 1900 (1998)

The story of a virtuoso piano player who lives his entire life aboard an ocean liner. Born and raised on the ship, 1900 (Tim Roth) learned about the outside world through ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Pruitt Taylor Vince  •  Mélanie Thierry  •  Bill Nunn

The Star Maker (1995)

The adventures and deceptions of a photographer who travels through the small villages of Sicily pretending that he is working for the big film studios in Rome.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Sergio Castellitto  •  Antonella Attili  •  Tiziana Lodato  •  Franco Scaldati

A Pure Formality (1994) RT 80% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 1996

Onoff (Depardieu,) is a famous writer, now a recluse. The Inspector (Polanski,) is suspicious when Onoff is brought into the station one night, disoriented and suffering a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Roman Polanski  •  Sergio Rubini  •  Nicola Di Pinto

Especially on Sunday (1991)

A romantic triptych from three Italian directors.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore  •  Marco Tullio Giordana  •  Giuseppe Bertolucci
CAST:  Jean-Hugues Anglade  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Chiara Caselli  •  Bruno Ganz

Everybody's Fine (1990) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 1992

Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat, a widower with five children, all of whom live on the mainland and hold responsible jobs. He decides to surprise each with a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Valeria Cavalli  •  Marino Cenna

Cinema Paradiso (1988)

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.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Tornatore
CAST:  Philippe Noiret  •  Jacques Perrin  •  Marco Leonardi  •  Salvatore Cascio

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