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10 Best Movies from Italy of all time

10 Best Movies from Italy of all time It’s interesting that many of the movies popular to the Italian Americans in the states such as a Bronx Tale for example mean nothing to Italians in Italy and Movies like La Vita e’ Bella with Roberto Benigni are not necessarily appreciated by the masses on this […]

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Sophia Loren with Harry Guardino – Houseboat

Sophia Loren with Harry Guardino – Houseboat Houseboat is a 1958 Technicolor romantic comedy film starring Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Paul Petersen, Charles Herbert, and Mimi Gibson. The movie was directed by Melville Shavelson, who also directed the original version of Yours, Mine and Ours (1968). The love theme “Almost In Your Arms”, […]

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Ernest Borgnine – Another example of True Class – Living Legend Lifetime Achievement Award

Ernest Borgnine – Another example of True Class – Living Legend Lifetime Achievement Award Ernest Borgnine was the son of Anna (née Boselli; 1894–1949), who emigrated from Carpi (Modena, Italy) to the United States, and Camillo Borgnino (1891–1975), who emigrated from Ottiglio (Alessandria, Italy). Ermes Effron Borgnino, known as Ernest Borgnine was an American film […]

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Roman Holiday – Gregory Peck & Audrey Hepburn

Roman Holiday – I don’t know how to say Goodbye – Audrey Hepburn / Gregory Peck Roman Holiday is a 1953 American romantic comedy directed and produced by William Wyler. It stars Gregory Peck as a reporter and Audrey Hepburn as a royal princess out to see Rome on her own. Hepburn won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance; the screenplay and costume […]

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Life is Beautiful – Roberto Benigni – Official Trailer

Life is Beautiful – Roberto Benigni – Official Trailer Life Is Beautiful is a 1997 film about an Italian Jew – Guido – who helps his son survive the Holocaust by pretending it is all a game. The film leads us from the relatively normal existence Guido had before the war, during which he worked […]

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JACK KLUGMAN & JONATHAN WINTERS ROAST FRANK SINATRA – Very Very Funny

JACK KLUGMAN & JONATHAN WINTERS ROAST FRANK SINATRA – Very Very Funny – This is an hilarious clip of both Jonathan Winters and Jack Klugman. Most of us are familiar with Jonathan but Jack’s background is not that we’ll known. Jack was born in Philadelphia, the son of Rose, a hat maker, and Max Klugman, […]

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My Cousin Vinny – Official Preview – Very, Very Funny

My Cousin Vinny – Official Preview – Very, Very Funny There are certain movies that I just can’t seem to get enough of. My cousin Vinny is certainly one of those movies.  First of All I love Marissa Tomei’ in this one  and Joe Pesce is perfect also. What a combination. Not to mention Fred Gwynn. […]

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Cary Grant and Sophia Loren “The Dance” – Extremely Romantic from Houseboat

Cary Grant and Sophia Loren “The Dance” – Extremely Romantic from Houseboat Houseboat is a 1958 Technicolor romantic comedy film starring Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Paul Petersen, Charles Herbert, and Mimi Gibson. The movie was directed by Melville Shavelson, who also directed the original version of Yours, Mine and Ours (1968). The love […]

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Most Fascinating Documentary on the Making of the Godfather

Most Fascinating Documentary on the Making of the Godfather – Fascinating documentary on The Godfather trilogy, featuring interviews with actors and directors including Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, James Caan and Francis Ford Coppola. Since its release, The Godfather has received global acclaim from critics. One of Hollywood’s greatest critical and commercial successes, The Godfather gets […]

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Italian Americans Part 1 – Actors and Actresses

Italian Americans Part 1 – Actors and Actresses – This is a very short list of the many Italian Americans who have attained Hollywood success. Watch the video for more. Very interesting list…. Lorraine Bracco (born 1954) Italian father – Academy Award-nominated  Steve Buscemi (born 1957) Italian father and part Irish mother –   Tony […]

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