Search results for "Roberto Benigni"


Life Is Beautiful (1997) RT Audience 50%

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Giorgio Cantarini  •  Giustino Durano

The Tiger and the Snow (2005)

Love and injury in time of war. Attilio de Giovanni teaches poetry in Italy. He has a romantic soul, and women love him. But he is in love with Vittoria, and the love is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Tom Waits  •  Emilia Fox

Pinocchio (2002) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Roberto Benigni adapts the classic children's tale by Carlo Collodi for the big-budget family-oriented comedy Pinocchio. In his usual fashion, Benigni directs and stars, this ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Carlo Giuffrè  •  Kim Rossi Stuart

The Monster (1994)

A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, thanks to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Michel Blanc  •  Dominique Lavanant

The Little Devil (1988)

Father Maurice, a priest living in a residential college for priests in Rome, is called out one day to "exorcise" the devil from someone. The devil turns out to be in the form ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Stefania Sandrelli

Nothing Left to Do but Cry (1984)

A teacher (Saverio) and a schoolkeeper (Mario) get lost in the Italian countryside. They find themselves in the late 15th century, they met Leonardo da Vinci and try to teach ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni  •  Massimo Troisi
CAST:  Massimo Troisi  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Amanda Sandrelli  •  Paolo Bonacelli

You Disturb Me (1983)

The first movie directed by Roberto Benigni in four surreal short stories: "Durante Cristo" (During Christ), "Angelo" (Angel), , "In Banca" (At the Bank) and "I Due Militi" ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Olimpia Carlisi  •  Giacomo Piperno

To Rome with Love (2012) RT 44% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Ellen Page  •  Woody Allen  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Penélope Cruz

Coffee and Cigarettes (2003) RT 65% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright  •  Joie Lee  •  Cinqué Lee

I'm a Born Liar (2003)

A look at Fellini's creative process. In extensive interviews, Fellini talks a bit about his background and then discusses how he works and how he creates. Several actors, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Damian Pettigrew
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Luigi 'Titta' Benzi  •  Italo Calvino  •  Dante Ferretti




The Magic of Fellini (2002)

Documentary with interviews and clips of Fellini's movies.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Carmen Piccini
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Claudia Cardinale

Asterix & Obelix Take On Caesar (1999)

Set in 50 B.C., Asterix and Obelix are living in a small but well-protected village in Gaul, where a magic potion concocted by Druids turns the townsfolk into mighty soldiers. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Claude Zidi
CAST:  Christian Clavier  •  Gérard Depardieu  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Michel Galabru

Son of the Pink Panther (1993) RT 6% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Jul 2005

The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Herbert Lom  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Shabana Azmi

Night on Earth (1991) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 2007

An anthology of 5 different cab drivers in 5 American and European cities and their remarkable fares on the same eventful night.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Lisanne Falk  •  Alan Randolph Scott

The Voice of the Moon (1990)

Returning to themes he first explored in La strada (1954), Fellini crafts a parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Paolo Villaggio  •  Angelo Orlando  •  Nadia Ottaviani

Down by Law (1986) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The story of three men from completely different tracks who all meet in a Louisiana prison cell and eventually begin an awkward journey together.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  John Lurie  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi

Il minestrone (1981) RT Audience 40%

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sergio Citti
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Ninetto Davoli  •  Franco Citti  •  Giorgio Gaber

Pap'occhio, Il (In the Pope's Eye) (1980)

The Pope is disturbed by the fact that today's youth are not as spiritually inclined as they should be, and so he decides to set up a Vatican television station and entice ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Renzo Arbore
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Luciano De Crescenzo  •  Andy Luotto  •  Isabella Rossellini

Seeking Asylum (1979)

A new teacher introduces radical ideas at a nursery school. Leading to varied reactions from the students and the parents.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Francesca De Sapio  •  Dominique Laffin  •  Carlo Monni