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Movies where Italian is spoken

  • Die Hard

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

  • Funny Games

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic “games” with one another for their own amusement.

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  • Children of Men

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child’s birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.

  • Switchblade Romance

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two college friends, Marie and Alexa, encounter loads of trouble (and blood) while on holiday at Alexa’s parent’s country home when a mysterious killer invades their quiet getaway.

  • The Goonies

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate’s ancient valuable treasure.

  • The Theory of Everything

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

  • The American

    8

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    An assassin hides out in Italy for one last assignment.

  • Rush

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Set against the sexy, glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing in the 1970s, the film is based on the true story of a great sporting rivalry between handsome English playboy James Hunt (Hemsworth), and his methodical, brilliant opponent, Austrian driver Niki Lauda (Bruhl). The story follows their distinctly different personal styles on and off the track, their loves and the astonishing 1976 season in which both drivers were willing to risk everything to become world champion in a sport with no margin for error: if you make a mistake, you die.

  • Groundhog Day

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A weatherman finds himself inexplicably living the same day over and over again.

  • True Romance

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Clarence and Alabama are newlyweds who acquire an unexpected wedding present. Unknown to the blissfully happy couple, ruthless gangsters are on their tail, determined to reclaim their lost property

  • The Godfather

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal had left them long ago, and comes back to make things right with his family.

  • Certified Copy

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    James Miller has just written a book on the value of a copy versus the original work of art. At a book reading, a woman gives him her address, and the next day they meet and take a country-side drive to a local Italian village. Here, they discuss various works of art found in the town, and also the nature of their relationship - which gets both more revealed and concealed as the day progresses.

  • Inglourious Basterds

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as “The Basterds” are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis.

  • Rain Man

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

  • Miller's Crossing

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.

  • Grave of the Fireflies

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A tragic film covering a young boy and his little sister’s struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.

  • Cars

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.

  • Mission: Impossible 2

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    IMF Agent Ethan Hunt comes into conflict with a dangerous and sadistic arms dealer who threatens his life and his fiancee in response.

  • Spectre

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

  • Where to Invade Next

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully “invades” them to see what they have to offer.

  • A Fish Called Wanda

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot.

  • Roman Holiday

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Princess Anne embarks on a highly publicized tour of European capitals. When she and her royal entourage arrive in Rome, she begins to rebel against her restricted, regimented schedule. One night Anne sneaks out of her room, hops into the back of a delivery truck and escapes her luxurious confinement. However, a sedative she was forced to take earlier starts to take effect, and the Princess is soon fast asleep on a public bench. She is found by Joe Bradley, an American newspaper reporter stationed in Rome. He takes her back to his apartment. The next morning Joe dashes off to cover the Princess Anne press conference, unaware that she is sleeping on his couch. Once he realizes his good fortune, Joe promises his editor an exclusive interview with the Princess.

  • Hanna

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A sixteen-year-old girl who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives.

  • The Devil's Advocate

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on a book by Andrew Neiderman, the film centers on a young lawyer who joins a New York firm only to discover that his boss has an increasingly bizarre personality.

  • 5x2

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Five stages in the romance between a woman and a man.

  • Ocean's 11

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Danny Ocean and his ten accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously.

  • The Italian Job

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Comic caper movie about a plan to steal a gold shipment from the streets of Turin by creating a traffic jam.

  • Munich

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath, about the five men chosen to eliminate the ones responsible for that fateful day.

  • The Consequences of Love

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Titta di Girolamo apparently has a regular and tedious life with nothing strange a part from his own name (as he uses to say). He lives in a Hotel in Lugano (Switzerland) since almost ten years, spending his days waiting for something we don't know. His life is too rigid, too detached following a flat routine. Titta ignore everyone and probably he has no emotions at all. Basically there is no story. But one day he decided, breaking all his personal rules, to exchange some words with Sofia, the hotel's barmaid. Incredibly all the situation change, emotions, love, mafia, death come back violently into Titta's life.

  • The Bourne Identity

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A man is picked up by a fishing boat, bullet-riddled and without memory, then races to elude assassins and recover from amnesia.

  • Angels & Demons

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican.

  • Shoot 'Em Up

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A man named Mr. Smith delivers a woman’s baby during a shootout, and is then called upon to protect the newborn from the army of gunmen.

  • 13 Conversations About One Thing

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The lives of a lawyer, an actuary, a housecleaner, a professor, and the people around them intersect as they ponder order and happiness in the face of life’s cold unpredictability.

  • Quantum of Solace

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Seeking revenge for the death of his love, secret agent James Bond sets out to stop an environmentalist from taking control of a country’s water supply.

  • The Big Blue

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Enzo and Jacques have known each other for a long time. Their friendship started in their childhood days in the mediterranean…

  • Down by Law

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of three different men in a Louisiana prison and their eventual journey.

  • The Constant Gardener

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife’s murder, big business, and corporate corruption.

  • Die Hard 4.0

    6

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    John McClane and a young hacker join forces to take down master cyber-terrorist Thomas Gabriel in Washington D.C.

  • Anomalisa

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

  • Spy

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Susan Cooper is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global crisis.

  • Big Eyes

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A drama about the awakening of the painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.

  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

  • Jumper

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A teenager with teleportation abilities suddenly finds himself in the middle of an ancient war between those like him and their sworn annihilators.

  • To Rome with Love

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The lives of some visitors and residents of Rome and the romances, adventures and predicaments they get into.

  • Big Daddy

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Sonny Koufax is 32 years old. He’s a law school graduate. He’s got a nice apartment in Manhattan. There’s just one problem. He does nothing, except sit on his butt and live off an investment that was the result of a meager lawsuit he won a year ago. But after his fed up girlfriend leaves him, he comes up with the ingenious idea to adopt a five year old boy to showcase his newfound maturity. But things don’t go as planned, and Sonny finds himself the unlikely foster father that will change his perspective on just looking out for himself.

  • Rocky II

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Rocky Balboa is a little-known boxer who was given a shot at the heavyweight champ, Apollo Creed. Having done much better than anyone expected, Creed demands a rematch, embarrassed by his inability to dominate the "amateur" Balboa.

  • Cars 2

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.

  • Ocean's 12

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Daniel Ocean recruits one more team member so he can pull off three major European heists in this sequel to Ocean’s 11.

  • Days of Heaven

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A hot-tempered farm laborer convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune.

  • Terminator Salvation

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    After Skynet has destroyed much of humanity in a nuclear holocaust, a group of survivors led by John Connor struggles to keep the machines from finishing the job.

  • Somewhere

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Hollywood actor Johnny Marco, nested in his luxury hotel of choice, is a stimulated man. Drinking, parties and women keep a creeping boredom under wraps in between jobs. He is the occasional father of a bright girl, Cleo, who may be spoiled but doesn’t act it. When Cleo’s mother drops her off and leaves town, Johnny brings her along for the ride, but can he fit an 11-year-old girl into his privileged lifestyle?

  • The White Ribbon

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.

  • Gomorra

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An inside look at Italy’s modern-day crime families.

  • The Good Night

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A former pop star who now writes commercial jingles for a living experiences a mid-life crisis.

  • Heaven

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband’s death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.

  • Steamboy

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1860s Britain, a boy inventor finds himself caught in the middle of a deadly conflict over a revolutionary advance in steam power.

  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    With a plan to exact revenge on a mythical shark that killed his partner, oceanographer Steve Zissou (Murray) rallies a crew that includes his estranged wife (Huston), a journalist (Blanchett), and a man who may or may not be his son (Wilson).

  • The Talented Mr. Ripley

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In late 1950’s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Europe to retrieve a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy, named Dickie Greenleaf. But when the errand fails, Ripley kills the playboy and begins to assume his life.

  • London Has Fallen

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In London for the Prime Minister’s funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.

  • The Wind Rises

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II.

  • Berberian Sound Studio

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A sound engineer’s work for an Italian horror studio becomes a terrifying case of life imitating art.

  • Don't Look Now

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    John and Laura Baxter are living in Venice when they meet a pair of elderly sisters, one of whom claims to be psychic…

  • 5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A harried movie director retreats into his memories and fantasies.

  • Prom Night

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Donna’s senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.

  • AVP

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    During an archaeological expedition on Bouvetøya Island in the Antarctic ocean, a team of archaeologists and other scientists find themselves caught up in a battle between the two legends. Soon, the team realise that only one species can win.

  • Being There

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Chance, a simple gardener, has never left the estate until his employer dies. His simple TV-informed utterances are mistaken for profundity.

  • To the Wonder

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church’s Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.

  • Eat Pray Love

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Liz Gilbert (Roberts) had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having - a husband, a house, a successful career - yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused, and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced and at a crossroads, Gilbert steps out of her comfort zone, risking everything to change her life, embarking on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery. In her travels, she discovers the true pleasure of nourishment by eating in Italy; the power of prayer in India, and, finally and unexpectedly, the inner peace and balance of true love in Bali.

  • Dune

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the distant future, a man appears who may be the prophet that a long-suffering galaxy has been waiting for.

  • Transporter 2

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Mercenary Frank Martin, who specializes moving goods of all kinds, surfaces again this time in Miami, Florida when he’s implicated in the kidnapping of the young son of a powerful USA official.

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