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Comedy
 
Mafioso (Alberto Lattuada - 1962)
Mafioso (Alberto Lattuada - 1962)
Mafioso (Alberto Lattuada - 1962)

Mafioso (Alberto Lattuada – 1962)

It’s that great excitement you get when you come across a truly rewarding film by a director you have never seen much of his work, when everything seems to work exactly how you’d want it to be. And Mafioso by Neorea...
 
Drama
 
il grido - the out cry (antonioni -1957)
il grido - the out cry (antonioni -1957)
il grido - the out cry (antonioni -1957)

The Outcry – Il Grido (Michelangelo Antonioni – 1957)

Rejection, alienation, and total abandonment staged in a bleak winter in the Poe valley with constant use of gray landscapes, barren trees, foggish rain and lots of mud all the actors negotiate their way in – provide an a...
Mauro (Reggio Calabria - 1949)


 
Drama
 
golden
golden
golden

Golden Door – Nuovomondo (Emanuele Crialese – 2006)

The latest film by director Emanuele Crialese (who also did 2002 Respiro) is a fine example of modern Italian cinema at its best – amazing photography, supported by clever screenplay and pounding soundtrack that will keep...