Everyone enjoys watching movies, whether they are Bollywood or Hollywood. However, problems arise when we cannot decide which movie to watch. So, to help you out, here are the best seven Italian romantic movies to watch to pass the time. These films are easily available on the internet, and after watching all the films listed below, you will undoubtedly fall in love with Italian romantic movies.
So, here we go:
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1. A room with a view
James Ivory’s “A room with a view” is widely considered to be one of his finest works as a romantic drama film directed. The release date for this movie was December 13th, 1985.
This film from Italy was honored with several awards, including the British Academy Film Award, the Golden Globe, and the award for Best Adapted Screenplay, amongst others. This Italian romantic movie was based on a book of the same name “A room with a view”. Both the book and the movie are doing well in the market.
The storyline of this film is one that is both perfect and sensational. The film’s cinematography is without a doubt its strongest aspect and makes this movie unique.
In the film, the protagonist, a young woman named Lucy Honeychruch, finds herself in a difficult situation when she falls in love with a British gentleman named George Emerson. In the end, she has to make a difficult decision by choosing one between the young guy and her fiance, whose name is Cecil Vyse.
This movie has a great cast as Helena Bonham Carter and Julian Sands play the main roles in this movie.
2. Call me by your name
Chiamami col tuo nome, which translates to “Call me by your name,” is one of the few best movies that are inspired by the emotion of entering maturity. This film depicts a romantic relationship between a student named Elio Perlman, who is seventeen years old and portrayed by Timothee Chalamet, and Oliver, who is twenty-four years old and played by Armie Hammer. Oliver was hired by Elio’s father as his research assistant. This movie begins with a love relationship between the two characters, and it ends with a significant amount of passion and emotion expressed by both characters to one another.
Luca Guadagnino was the director of this film and this movie was released on January 18th, 2018. This movie is available for viewing on the Jio Cinema, Netflix, Hotstar, and Voot platforms.
3. Days and clouds
This film is known for its Italian title, Giorni e Nuvole, and is released on October 26, 2007. Silvio Soldini is the director of this beautiful Italian romantic movie.
This movie shows the husband and wife loving and caring relationship. Antonio Albanese takes on the character of the husband, and Margherita Buy takes on the role of the wife in this movie and both play their role amazingly.
The heart of this tale is that the husband is fired from his job, which forces the couple to give up the luxurious and sophisticated lifestyle. This story is made more lovely and authentic by the couple’s trust in God and their dedication to one another. Because the average viewer can so easily understand and feel the characters and situations portrayed in this movie, it has become one of the all-time box office leaders.
4. I Am Love
I am love, Italian name is ‘Io sono l’amore’ and is a famous Italian romantic movie. It was released on March 19, 2010, and Luca Guadagnino is the film’s director of this beautiful movie.
A married woman and her personal chef share a passionate love affair that is depicted in this film. This narrative takes a huge turn for the terrible when her son knows about her mother’s involvement with another man.
At some point in one’s life, everyone should give this film at least one view. In addition to winning the Dublin Film Critics Award for best female performance and the BIFF Award for best feature film, this film also took home several other honours similar to these, and it was also nominated for awards in many other categories.
5. Romeo and Juliet
One of the most famous Italian movies to be based on William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet was directed by Franco Zeffirelli and titled Romeo and Juliet. This movie has already been seen by a lot of individuals, the vast majority of them are teenagers.
This movie is the perfect example of what a romantic movie should be like, and while watching it, everyone falls in love with Romeo and Juliet much like the characters on the screen. In this version of Romeo and Juliet, Leonard Whiting takes on the role of Romeo, and Olivis Hussey portrays Juliet. This film also has several other well-known actors, such as John McEnery, Michael York, Milo O’Shea, and Bruce Robinson, amongst a great many others.
This film was released on October 19, 1968, and Franco Zeffirelli directed this film.
6. Stealing Beauty
The act of stealing beauty shows the love and deeper connection a person can have with himself or herself, which could be called self-love.
This film was directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, and in addition to Italian, it has been produced with subtitles in some other languages, including French, English, Spanish, and German.
Liv Tyler portrays the part of Lucy Harmon, a nineteen-year-old girl whose love life is shown in this movie.
7. Ten winters
Valerio Mieli is responsible for the direction of some of the most beautiful and heartfelt romantic films, including one called Ten Winters.
This film focuses on the relationship between Camilla and Silvestro, who is also eighteen years old. The movie shows the couple’s struggles, as well as their love for one another, developing romance, laughter, and tears, among other emotions.
The central theme of this film is that the characters eventually find a way to end their differences and return to being a unit.
I’m sure you’ve fallen in love with Italian romantic movies after watching all of the films mentioned above. Yes, each film has a unique plot and moral, making each film unique and lovable.
I hope you enjoy all of the films mentioned above.