Here in Rome, cinema has taken a backseat to eating, drinking, the Pantheon, Piazza Navona, and Borghese Park. Thank you, Enoteca Corsi, Via del Gesu 87/88, for the best food in Rome! Friday, I'm going to the movies all day long, so if anybody has any suggestions or requests, let me
Six months of tax credits for the film industry have paid off; Italy seems to have reclaimed some ground in international film production and is attracting blockbusters. Cinecittà remakes of Ben Hur and James Bond are in the works thanks to investments of 150 million euro from major American studios
Happy birthday to Italy's Lucille Ball, the talented, funny, beautiful, gracious, and all around adorable Paola Cortellesi. La Cortellesi turns 40 today but she only gets better with age and she has the best fans in the world. Check out the Paola Cortellesi No perditempo fan forum.
Prince Antonio Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno De Curtis di Bisanzio Gagliardi, otherwise known as Totò, "il principe della risata" (the prince of laughter), was an Italian comedian, film and theatre actor, writer, singer and songwriter that nobody can get over here in Italy.