The Best Anna Magnani Movies

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List of the best Anna Magnani movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Anna Magnani'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 Anna Magnani movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Anna Magnani movies will be at the top of the list. Anna Magnani has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Anna Magnani movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Anna Magnani films to end the squabble once and for all.

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  • Mamma Roma
    1
    Anna Magnani, Ettore Garofalo, Franco Citti
    16 votes
    • Released: 1962
    • Directed by: Pier Paolo Pasolini
    After years spent working as a prostitute in her Italian village, middle-aged Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) has saved enough money to buy herself a fruit stand so that she can have a respectable ...more

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  • The Fugitive Kind
    2
    Marlon Brando, Anna Magnani, Joanne Woodward
    11 votes
    • Released: 1960
    • Directed by: Sidney Lumet
    When drifter Valentine Xavier (Marlon Brando) arrives in a southern town, he catches the eye of the married Lady Torrance (Anna Magnani) and the oversexed alcoholic, Carol Cutrere (Joanne Woodward). ...more

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  • The Rose Tattoo
    3
    Anna Magnani, Burt Lancaster, Marisa Pavan
    15 votes
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Daniel Mann
    Based on a play by Tennessee Williams, this classic drama centers on Serafina (Anna Magnani), a widowed Sicilian woman living in the American South who is left devastated by the death of her husband. ...more

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  • Rome, Open City
    4
    Anna Magnani, Aldo Fabrizi, Marcello Pagliero
    16 votes
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Roberto Rossellini
    Rome, Open City is a 1945 Italian drama film directed by Roberto Rossellini. In its English subtitled release it was named, Open City. The picture features Aldo Fabrizi, Anna Magnani and Marcello ...more