Posts Tagged ‘Gian Maria Volontè’
 
 
 
Comedy
 
Il magnifico cornuto – The Magnificent Cuckold (Antonio Pietrangeli – 1964)
Il magnifico cornuto – The Magnificent Cuckold (Antonio Pietrangeli – 1964)
Il magnifico cornuto – The Magnificent Cuckold (Antonio Pietrangeli – 1964)

Il magnifico cornuto – The Magnificent Cuckold (Antonio Pietrangeli – 1964)

In this classic Italian comedy director Antonio Pietrangeli juxtaposes extra indulgence with absurdity as key ingredients that drive rich couple from northern city Brescia to completely lose it.  Claudia Cardinale and Ugo Togna...
 
Drama
 
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Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion – Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto (Elio Petri – 1970)

Qualunque imposizione faccia su di noi, egli è servo della Legge e come tale sfugge al giudizio umano -Kafka Whatever imposition is brought upon us, it is served by the law and as such escapes human judgment -Kafka [youtube wid...
 
Segafredo Zanetti (Bologna – 1973)


 
Drama
 
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Christ Stopped At Eboli – Cristo si è Fermato a Eboli (Francesco Rosi – 1979)

In this film, Francesco Rosi tells the story of painter Carlo Levi, an anti-fascist activist that was arrested in Turin in 1935 and was sent by Mussolini to the remote town of Gagliano (invented name) – in what is known t...