How Much Did Tribeca Loves Laura Bispuri? $25,000 Much
Antonello Faretta: “I Think Montedoro Is The Best Thing I’ve Done In My Life”
“If we don’t find a distributor, we’ll distribute the film ourselves”, says director Antonello Faretta. I like the way he thinks.
Open Roads: New Italian Cinema 2015
I’ve already made my schedule for Lincoln Center’s Open Roads: New Italian Cinema 2015.
Revving Up For Cannes: Garrone’s Tale of Tales
This one looks CRAZY fun.
An Interview With The Director, Stars and Producer of Sworn Virgin
You have 2 more chances to see Sworn Virgin at Tribeca! Don’t miss this exceptional film! Flonja Kodheli, who plays Lila in Laura Bispuri’s ‘Sworn Virgin’…
Black Souls: Talking With The Passionate People Behind The Scenes
Anime Nere (Black Souls) is one of the best Italian films in recent years, says producer Luigi Musini, and we’d accuse of him of boasting if it weren’t completely…
Sworn Virgin: A Classic Folktale With A Modern Happily Ever After
Once upon a time, a girl named Hana was bewitched by an ancient custom and lived 20 years as a man until love and courage woke her from her spell…
Congratulations to Garrone, Moretti, and Sorrentino
A Home Run For Italy! Three Italian Films In Competition At Cannes!
Montedoro: A Film By Antonello Faretta
An Italian-American woman asks herself, “Who am I?” In the opening scenes of Antonello Faretta’s first feature length film Montedoro, a taxi driver wistfully…
Nanni Moretti : Cannes or Bust
And if the Cannes Film Festival wants to show his new film, Mia Madre, out of competition? “I’ll accept anything from Cannes”, he says.
First Look, Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Youth’ (La Giovinezza)
Here it is, the first trailer! Can Paolo Sorrentino continue his winning streak? He set the bar pretty high for himself with La Grande Bellezza (The Great Beauty), and so we are…
Black Souls Opens Today in NYC, Other Cities To Follow
Here’s Your Chance To See The Best In Italian Cinema.
I Love Italian Movies On Instagram
New. Unpredictable. Often Flaky. Follow I Love Italian Movies On Instagram.
In The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival Spotlight Section: Hungry Hearts
Film Review: Hungry Hearts, starring Alba Rohrwacher and Adam Driver
Another Win For Laura Bispuri: Sworn Virgin
I told you. She’s on fire!
It’s All In The ’Ndrangheta Family: Director Francesco Munzi Talks About ‘Black Souls’
My interview with Francesco Munzi, director of Black Souls, coming soon to US theaters.
Pierfrancesco Favino Also Continues To Rock
Winner, Best Actor For Michele Alhaique’s ‘Senza Nessuna Pietà
Francesco Munzi, Best Director for Anime Nere
Bari Film Festival winner Francesco Munzi’s film Anime Nere soon here in the United States!
Giuseppe Tornatore’s New English Language Film: The Correspondence
Monday’s the day! Giuseppe Tornatore will begin shooting his new English language film, La corrispondenza (The Correspondence) with Jeremy Irons and Olga Kurylenko.
First Trailer For Nanni Moretti’s ‘Mia Madre’
A first look at Nanni Moretti’s ‘Mia Madre’.
911 Emergency: These Italian Girls Are ON FIRE
What do Laura Bispuri, Giorgia Farina, Francesca Archibugi, Alba Rohrwacher, and Micaela Ramazzotti have in common?
Roberto Andò’s ‘Viva La Libertà’ Is Available On Demand in America
If you missed in the theaters last year, or you just want to watch it again, Viva La Libertà’s now available on demand with iTunes, Vudu, and Google Play.
Francesco Munzi’s ‘Black Souls’ Opens In New York April 10
Based on a novel by Gioacchino Criaco and directed by Francesco Munzi, “Black Souls” is being called by some “the new Gomorra”, but I found Anime Nere a mafia movie with…
Ho Ucciso Napoleone: The Vendetta Starts Here
Micaela Ramazzotti looks perfectly hilarious in Giorgia Farina’s new film.
Strong Italian Presence at Tribeca 2015
Saverio Costanzo and the Taviani brothers will join Laura Bispuri in New York!
Top Ten Reasons To See ‘La Mafia Uccide Solo D’Estate’ Next Weekend
Do you need 10 reasons? If so, here they are!
Italian Film Festival USA
The local premieres of award-winning Italian films.
7 Italian Movies For Young Adults
If you are an Italian language teacher and are looking for Italian films for your class, try these, perfect for young adults.
Porn di Mamma (Nonna too!) : Beyond Fifty Shades of Grey
Don’t lie; You went to see Fifty Shades of Grey this weekend. And why not? Everyone else did.
We’re Hooked: Gomorrah, The TV Series
We need one more series on TV to get addicted to like we need a hole in our heads, but it’s too late. We’re hooked Gomorrah, The TV Series.
10 Best Comedies You Haven’t Seen
If you’re American, you have been deprived of some of the best new comedy that Italy has to offer.
Ten Best of the Last Ten Years
I Love Italian Movies takes a hard look and makes a conclusion: There are dozens of great ones, but these are the best of the best of Italian films from the last ten years.
Five Reasons For Italian Americans To Brag About Italian Cinema
Attenzione Italian Americans, claim your bragging rights! Today’s Italian Cinema is something to be proud of.
Young Stars in the Italian Galaxy
No Italian Shooting Star this year? Mannaggia! Italy is exploding with young talent.
#VeryGoodLooking in Italian Cinema #BlackAndWhite
All those classic old b&w images of the old stars…the new ones look just as glamorous.
For Your Weekend Viewing, Instant Gratification From Netflix and Amazon
Look at all this instant viewing! The collection is growing! Watch an Italian movie this weekend.
8 Italian Movies For Manly Men
Here are some movies for guys; shooting, sex, and blood guaranteed.
10 Things I’ve Learned From Italian Movies
Italian Movies Are Educational
Top Ten Reasons To Pay Attention To Italian Cinema Right Now
1) It’s Easier To Find Italian Movies These Days. Though there is still the problem of distribution laws and what can and can’t be legally streamed, there are still…
The Gay Guide To Italian Movies
The Gay Guide To Italian Movies Anni Felici Italian Cinema is out of the closet. Ferzan Ozpetek, an openly gay director and a transplant from Turkey is clearly the leader in…
Italian Movies Available To Watch Instantly On Netflix
I’m at an Italian Film Symposium talking and I am quoting Shakespeare.
This year I’m jumping into “aqua fredda” and presenting my talk: The Golden Age Of Italian Cinema is Before Us, Not Behind Us. I’m here at…
Italian movie fans at the Tribeca Film Festival should hurry and get tickets for Saverio Costanzo’s ‘Hungry Hearts’, before they are gone.
Last night the Tribeca Film Festival welcomed half of the Taviani Brothers, Paolo Taviani.
Just in case you you think “I Love Italian Movies” is an empty label, it’s not. I love Italian movies.
We Americans have been given the opportunity to see one of the best films to come out of Italy in recent years. Black Souls, Anime Nere
The Tribeca Film Festival is going on now and it’s got a strong Italian accent!
We get messages every day from people begging us to tell them where they can find Italian films. So why can’t they?
From Big Brother To Superstar.