Search results for "Anita Ekberg"


Boccaccio '70 (1962) RT 75% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Four directors tell tales of Eros fit for a 1970s Decameron. Working-class lovers, Renzo and Luciana, marry but must hide it from her employer; plus, they need a room of their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini  •  Vittorio De Sica  •  Mario Monicelli  •  Luchino Visconti
CAST:  Marisa Solinas  •  Germano Gilioli  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Sophia Loren

Hollywood or Bust (1956) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2007

The last movie with Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin together, is a satire of the life in Hollywood. Steve Wiley is a deceiver who cheats Malcolm Smith when he wins a car, claiming ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Jerry Lewis  •  Pat Crowley  •  Maxie Rosenbloom

The Clowns (1970)

Fellini exposes his great attraction for the clowns and the world of the circus first recalling a childhood experience when the circus arrives nearby his home. Then he joins ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Federico Fellini  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Annie Fratellini  •  Charlie Rivel

Intervista (1987) RT 73% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Federico Fellini welcomes us into his world of film making with a mockumentary about his life in film, as a Japanese film crew follows him around.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Sergio Rubini  •  Antonella Ponziani  •  Maurizio Mein

La Dolce Vita (1960)

Episodic journey of an Italian journalist scouring Rome in search of love.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Marcello Mastroianni  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Yvonne Furneaux

War and Peace (1956) RT 33% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Napoleon's tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Henry Fonda  •  Mel Ferrer  •  Vittorio Gassman

Call Me Bwana (1963) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Dec 1993

A returning moon capsule goes off course and lands in Africa where a little-known tribe find it. Washington sends Matthew Merriwether to recover it, thinking he is an expert ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Edie Adams  •  Lionel Jeffries

Screaming Mimi (1958) RT Audience 33%

A blonde night club dancer is being stalked. Will anyone believe her?  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gerd Oswald
CAST:  Anita Ekberg  •  Philip Carey  •  Gypsy Rose Lee  •  Harry Townes

If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2008

A group of travelers from the United States race through seven countries in 18 days.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mel Stuart
CAST:  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Ian McShane  •  Mildred Natwick  •  Murray Hamilton

Zarak (1956)

A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Terence Young
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Michael Wilding  •  Bonar Colleano




La sfinge d'oro (1967)

An archaeologist is in danger because of his discoveries.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Luigi Scattini
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Gianna Serra  •  Giacomo Rossi-Stuart

S+H+E: Security Hazards Expert (1980)

Security Hazards Expert Lavinia Kean, a brilliant American espionage agent, combats the wiles of international criminal and blackmailer Cesare Magnasco.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Robert Michael Lewis
CAST:  Cornelia Sharpe  •  Omar Sharif  •  Robert Lansing  •  Anita Ekberg

Bámbola (1996)

Her name is Mina, but she is called Bambola (doll). Upon the death of her mother, she and her homosexual brother, Flavio, open a pizzeria. A man named Ugo loans Bambola the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bigas Luna
CAST:  Valeria Marini  •  Stefano Dionisi  •  Jorge Perugorría  •  Manuel Bandera

How I Learned to Love Women (1966)

An erotic comedy about the many affairs of a young man with different women.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Luciano Salce
CAST:  Michèle Mercier  •  Nadja Tiller  •  Elsa Martinelli  •  Anita Ekberg

Valerie (1957)

A rancher has to prove that he didn't kill his wife's parents. Clearly inspired by Rashomon, the film offers contradictory flashbacks during a lengthy trial.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Gerd Oswald
CAST:  Sterling Hayden  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Anthony Steel  •  Peter Walker

The Mississippi Gambler (1953) RT Audience 75%

Mark Fallon, with partner Kansas John Polly, tries to introduce honest gambling on the riverboats. His first success makes enemies of the crooked gamblers and of fair ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Rudolph Maté
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Piper Laurie  •  Julie Adams  •  John McIntire

Death Knocks Twice (1969)

When private detective Bob Martin looking for a stolen diamond necklace, he also has a clever serial killer on the trail ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Harald Philipp
CAST:  Dean Reed  •  Fabio Testi  •  Ini Assmann  •  Werner Peters

Sign of Rome (1959)

Zenobia, Queen of Palmira, revolts against Rome and defeats the Roman troops, but she makes a big mistake when she falls in love with enemy officer Marco Valerio.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Guido Brignone
CAST:  Anita Ekberg  •  Georges Marchal  •  Folco Lulli  •  Gino Cervi