Roberto Benigni

Roberto Remigio Benigni, Knight Grand Cross OMRI (born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director of film, theatre and television. Description above from the Wikipedia article Roberto Benigni, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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To Rome with Love (2012)

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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 youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing voice, and he seizes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Elliot Page  •  Woody Allen  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Penélope Cruz

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 youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing voice, and he seizes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Elliot Page  •  Woody Allen  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Penélope Cruz

Life Is Beautiful (1997)

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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 family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries ...  (more)

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

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 family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries ...  (more)

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

Caterina in the Big City (2003)

When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paolo Virzì
CAST:  Alice Teghil  •  Sergio Castellitto  •  Margherita Buy  •  Federica Sbrenna

When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paolo Virzì
CAST:  Alice Teghil  •  Sergio Castellitto  •  Margherita Buy  •  Federica Sbrenna

Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)

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 common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.  (more)

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

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 common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.  (more)

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

Down by Law (1986)

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A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  John Lurie  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi

A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  John Lurie  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi

Night on Earth (1991)

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

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

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

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

Son of the Pink Panther (1993)

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)

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

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)

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

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 compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent explanation that the ...  (more)

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

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 compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent explanation that the ...  (more)

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

The Voice of the Moon (1990)

A parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. Odd couple Ivo Salvini, recently released from a mental asylum, and former prefect Gonnella wander through the countryside and discover a dystopia made of television ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Paolo Villaggio  •  Angelo Orlando  •  Nadia Ottaviani

A parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. Odd couple Ivo Salvini, recently released from a mental asylum, and former prefect Gonnella wander through the countryside and discover a dystopia made of television ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Paolo Villaggio  •  Angelo Orlando  •  Nadia Ottaviani

Coffee and Cigarettes (1986)

In a vignette called "Strange to meet you," Roberto sits at a small table in a coffee bar. Five cups of coffee and two ashtrays are in front of him; he drinks and smokes. Steven joins him. They start a conversation about cigarettes and coffee. Steven likes to drink ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright

In a vignette called "Strange to meet you," Roberto sits at a small table in a coffee bar. Five cups of coffee and two ashtrays are in front of him; he drinks and smokes. Steven joins him. They start a conversation about cigarettes and coffee. Steven likes to drink ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright

Roberto Benigni: Tuttobenigni (1983)

A young Roberto Benigni in one of his first public show in Florence at Parco delle Cascine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Bertolucci
CAST:  Roberto Benigni

A young Roberto Benigni in one of his first public show in Florence at Parco delle Cascine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Bertolucci
CAST:  Roberto Benigni

Tuttobenigni 95/96 (1996)

Benigni, alone on stage, speaks freely about politics, sex and religion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni

Benigni, alone on stage, speaks freely about politics, sex and religion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Roberto Benigni

Farewell to Enrico Berlinguer (1984)

Enrico Berlinguer (Sassari, May 25, 1922 - Padua, June 11, 1984) was an Italian politician, general secretary of the Italian Communist Party from 1972 until his death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni  •  Bernardo Bertolucci  •  Ettore Scola  •  Silvano Agosti  •  Paolo Bianchini  •  Francesco Maselli  •  Carlo Lizzani  •  Giuliano Montaldo  •  Gillo Pontecorvo  •  Anna Maria Tatò  •  Francesco Laudadio  •  Giuseppe Bertolucci  •  Piero Vivarelli  •  Luigi Magni  •  Faliero Rosati  •  Gianni Toti  •  Paolo Pietrangeli  •  Carlo Di Palma  •  Franco Giraldi  •  Sergio Spina  •  Luigi M. Faccini  •  Giorgio Arlorio  •  Alfredo Angeli  •  Ugo Adilardi  •  Gianni Amico  •  Libero Bizzarri  •  Giorgio Ferrara  •  Nicolò Ferrari  •  Ansano Giannarelli  •  Massimo Manuelli  •  Piero Nelli  •  Roberto Russo
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Enrico Berlinguer (Sassari, May 25, 1922 - Padua, June 11, 1984) was an Italian politician, general secretary of the Italian Communist Party from 1972 until his death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni  •  Bernardo Bertolucci  •  Ettore Scola  •  Silvano Agosti  •  Paolo Bianchini  •  Francesco Maselli  •  Carlo Lizzani  •  Giuliano Montaldo  •  Gillo Pontecorvo  •  Anna Maria Tatò  •  Francesco Laudadio  •  Giuseppe Bertolucci  •  Piero Vivarelli  •  Luigi Magni  •  Faliero Rosati  •  Gianni Toti  •  Paolo Pietrangeli  •  Carlo Di Palma  •  Franco Giraldi  •  Sergio Spina  •  Luigi M. Faccini  •  Giorgio Arlorio  •  Alfredo Angeli  •  Ugo Adilardi  •  Gianni Amico  •  Libero Bizzarri  •  Giorgio Ferrara  •  Nicolò Ferrari  •  Ansano Giannarelli  •  Massimo Manuelli  •  Piero Nelli  •  Roberto Russo
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Morto Troisi, Viva Troisi! (1982)

The fake report about Troisi's death, with the direction of Troisi himself with Lello Arena and Anna Pavignano. A long of list people greet the comediam, from Gianni Boncompagni to Maria Giovanna Elmi. There is also Benigni, hidden behind a window, and Arena, his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Massimo Troisi
CAST:  Massimo Troisi  •  Marco Messeri  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Carlo Verdone

The fake report about Troisi's death, with the direction of Troisi himself with Lello Arena and Anna Pavignano. A long of list people greet the comediam, from Gianni Boncompagni to Maria Giovanna Elmi. There is also Benigni, hidden behind a window, and Arena, his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Massimo Troisi
CAST:  Massimo Troisi  •  Marco Messeri  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Carlo Verdone

The Magic of Fellini (2002)

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

DIRECTION:  Carmen Piccini
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Charlotte Chandler

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

DIRECTION:  Carmen Piccini
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Charlotte Chandler

Seeking Asylum (1979)

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

DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Francesca De Sapio  •  Dominique Laffin  •  Carlo Monni

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

DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Francesca De Sapio  •  Dominique Laffin  •  Carlo Monni

Tu mi turbi (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" (The Two Soldiers). An excursus in Benigni's satirical views on man, religion and society.  (more)

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

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" (The Two Soldiers). An excursus in Benigni's satirical views on man, religion and society.  (more)

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

Il minestrone (1981)

Rome, 1960. Four different people meet each other at the Olympics. They follow the games and become friends, talking about their sad lifes.  (more)

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

Rome, 1960. Four different people meet each other at the Olympics. They follow the games and become friends, talking about their sad lifes.  (more)

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

Cinématon (1978)

Cinématon is a 156-hour long experimental film by French director Gérard Courant. It was the longest film ever released until 2011. Composed over 36 years from 1978 until 2006, it consists of a series of over 2,821 silent vignettes (cinématons), each 3 minutes and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Courant
CAST:  Fernando Arrabal  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Gaël Badaud  •  Alain-Alcide Sudre

Cinématon is a 156-hour long experimental film by French director Gérard Courant. It was the longest film ever released until 2011. Composed over 36 years from 1978 until 2006, it consists of a series of over 2,821 silent vignettes (cinématons), each 3 minutes and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Courant
CAST:  Fernando Arrabal  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Gaël Badaud  •  Alain-Alcide Sudre
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