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The Best Alberto Sordi Movies 

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Updated September 23, 2019 119 votes 45 voters 7k views 45 items

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List of the best Alberto Sordi movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Alberto Sordi's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Alberto Sordi movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Alberto Sordi movies will be at the top of the list. Alberto Sordi has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Alberto Sordi movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Alberto Sordi films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Alberto Sordi role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Alberto Sordi performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines and The Last Judgement are included on this list along with many more.

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Alberto Sordi, Maria Grazia Buccella, Gianna Maria Canale

Released: 1963

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Il Boom is a 1963 commedia all'italiana film by Italian director Vittorio de Sica. The "boom" in the title was the Italian economic miracle which transformed the country in the span of ...more
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Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano, Claudio Gora

Released: 1961

Directed by: Dino Risi

A Difficult Life is a Commedia all'italiana or Italian-style comedy film directed by Dino Risi in 1961.
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Alberto Sordi, Paolo Stoppa, Riccardo Billi

Released: 1981

Directed by: Mario Monicelli

Il Marchese del Grillo is a 1981 Italian comedic motion picture directed by Mario Monicelli, starring Alberto Sordi as the titular character. The film depicts early nineteenth-century episodes ...more
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Gastone Vittorio De Sica, Alberto Sordi, Paolo Stoppa

Released: 1960

Directed by: Mario Bonnard

Gastone is a 1960 comedy film written by Oreste Biancoli, Mario Bonnard and Rodolfo Sonego and directed by Mario Bonnard.
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Alberto Sordi, Silvana Mangano, Vittorio Gassman

Released: 1959

Directed by: Mario Monicelli

The Great War is a 1959 Italian film directed by Mario Monicelli. It tells the story of an odd couple of army buddies in World War I; the movie, while played on a comedic register, does not hide ...more
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Claudia Cardinale, Alberto Sordi, Betty Lucas

Released: 1971

Directed by: Luigi Zampa

A Girl in Australia is a 1971 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Zampa, with stars Alberto Sordi and Claudia Cardinale.
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Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones, Bud Spencer

Released: 1957

Directed by: John Huston, Charles Vidor

A Farewell to Arms is a 1957 American DeLuxe Color CinemaScope drama film directed by Charles Vidor. The screenplay by Ben Hecht, based in part on a 1930 play by Laurence Stallings, was the ...more
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Alberto Sordi, Lilli Carati, Mariangela Melato

Released: 1975

Directed by: Sergio Corbucci

Di che segno sei? is a 1975 Italian comedy film directed by Sergio Corbucci.
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Martin Balsam, Alberto Sordi, Eduardo De Filippo

Released: 1960

Directed by: Luigi Comencini

Everybody Go Home is a 1960 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Luigi Comencini. It features an international cast including the U.S. actors Martin Balsam, Alex Nicol and the Franco-Italian ...more
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Alberto Sordi, Ulla Andersson, Lauritz Falk

Released: 1963

Directed by: Gian Luigi Polidoro

Il diavolo is a 1963 black-and-white Italian film directed by Gian Luigi Polidoro. It tells the story of an Italian merchant and his experiences during a visit to Sweden.
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Alberto Sordi, Nando Bruno, Franca Valeri

Released: 1959

Directed by: Dino Risi

Il Vedovo is a 1959 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi.
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Alberto Sordi, Ugo Tognazzi, Nino Manfredi

Released: 1965

Directed by: Franco Rossi, Dino Risi, Luigi Filippo D'Amico

I complessi is a 1965 commedia all'italiana film composed by three episodes.
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Ornella Muti, Alberto Sordi, Ugo Tognazzi

Released: 1977

Directed by: Mario Monicelli, Dino Risi, Ettore Scola

I nuovi mostri is a 1977 commedia all'italiana film composed by 14 episodes, directed by Dino Risi, Ettore Scola and Mario Monicelli. It is a sequel of I mostri, made in 1963. It was nominated ...more
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Alberto Sordi, Leopoldo Trieste, Franco Interlenghi

Released: 1953

Directed by: Federico Fellini

I Vitelloni is a 1953 Italian comedy-drama directed by Federico Fellini from a screenplay by Fellini, Ennio Flaiano, and Tullio Pinelli. The film launched the career of Alberto Sordi, one of ...more
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Alberto Sordi, Norma Bengell, Katiuscia

Released: 1962

Directed by: Alberto Lattuada

Mafioso is a 1962 Italian black-comedy film directed by Alberto Lattuada. The film stars Alberto Sordi as a factory manager who visits his hometown in Sicily and is tasked with performing a hit ...more
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Ernest Borgnine, Jack Palance, Vittorio De Sica

Released: 1961

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

The Last Judgement is a 1961 commedia all'italiana film by Italian director Vittorio De Sica. It was coproduced with France. It has an all-star Italian and international cast, including ...more
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Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Alberto Sordi

Released: 1955

Directed by: Dino Risi

The Sign of Venus is a 1955 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi and starring Sophia Loren. It was entered into the 1955 Cannes Film Festival.
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Alberto Sordi, Giulietta Masina, Leopoldo Trieste

Released: 1952

Directed by: Federico Fellini

The White Sheik is a 1952 Italian romantic comedy film directed by Federico Fellini and starring Alberto Sordi, Leopoldo Trieste, Brunella Bovo, and Giulietta Masina. Written by Fellini, Tullio ...more
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Benny Hill, Red Skelton, Sarah Miles

Released: 1965

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines; Or, How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 Hours 11 Minutes is a 1965 British comedy film starring Stuart Whitman, Sarah Miles, Robert Morley, ...more
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Shelley Winters, Alberto Sordi, Romolo Valli

Released: 1977

Directed by: Mario Monicelli

An Average Little Man is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mario Monicelli. It is based on the novel of the same name written by Vincenzo Cerami. The first hour is a fine example of commedia ...more
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Vittorio De Sica, Sylva Koscina, Alberto Sordi

Released: 1960

Directed by: Luigi Zampa

The Traffic Policeman is a 1960 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Zampa.
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Bette Davis, Joseph Cotten, Alberto Sordi

Released: 1972

Directed by: Luigi Comencini

The Scientific Cardplayer is the English language title of a 1972 Italian drama film directed by Luigi Comencini. The screenplay was written by Rodolfo Sonego.
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Sophia Loren, Alberto Sordi, Paul Muller

Released: 1954

Directed by: Mario Mattoli

Two Nights with Cleopatra is a 1953 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Mattoli and starring Sophia Loren.
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Alberto Sordi, Leopoldo Trieste, Claudio Gora

Released: 1968

Directed by: Luigi Zampa

Be Sick... It's Free is a 1968 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Zampa and starring Alberto Sordi.
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Michèle Mercier, Alberto Sordi, Ugo Tognazzi

Released: 1966

Directed by: Dino Risi, Luigi Zampa, Luigi Filippo D'Amico

I nostri mariti is a 1966 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Filippo D'Amico, Dino Risi and Luigi Zampa.