The Best Roberto Benigni Movies  

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

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Examples of films on this list: Life Is Beautiful, Pap'occhio, Il (In the Pope's Eye) and many more.

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Roberto Benigni has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Federico Fellini and Woody Allen. If Roberto Benigni movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Christopher Atkins and Hayden Christensen too.

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Roberto Benigni, Horst Buchholz, Richard Sammel
Life Is Beautiful is a 1997 Italian tragicomedy comedy-drama film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni. Benigni plays Guido Orefice, a Jewish Italian book shop owner, who must employ his ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Jean-Claude Brialy, Dominique Lavanant
Il mostro is a 1994 Italian-French comedy film. It starred Roberto Benigni as a man who is mistaken by police profilers for a serial killer due to a misunderstanding of the man's strange ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Paolo Bonacelli, Loredana Romito
Johnny Stecchino is a 1991 Italian comedy film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni. It tells the story of Dante, a not-so-bright school bus driver whose Sicilian vacation traps him in the ...more
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Tom Waits, Jean Reno, Roberto Benigni
La tigre e la neve is a 2005 Italian movie starring and directed by Roberto Benigni. The film is a romantic comedy set in contemporary Rome and in occupied Baghdad during the Iraq War. The ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Steve Buscemi
Coffee and Cigarettes is the title of three short films and a 2003 feature film by independent director Jim Jarmusch. The film consists of 11 short stories which share coffee and cigarettes as a ...more
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Winona Ryder, Rosie Perez, Roberto Benigni
Night on Earth is a 1991 film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. It is a collection of five vignettes, taking place during the same night, concerning the temporary bond formed between taxi ...more
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Tom Waits, Ellen Barkin, Roberto Benigni
Down by Law is a 1986 black-and-white independent film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. It stars Tom Waits, John Lurie, and Roberto Benigni. The film centers on the arrest, incarceration, ...more
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Walter Matthau, Roberto Benigni, Franco Fabrizi
The Little Devil is a 1988 Italian film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni, also starring Walter Matthau, Stefania Sandrelli, Nicoletta Braschi and John Lurie. In some European countries ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Kim Rossi Stuart, Nicoletta Braschi
Pinocchio is a 2002 Italian live-action family film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni. The film is based on The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi with Benigni portraying Pinocchio. ...more
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Laetitia Casta, Gérard Depardieu, Roberto Benigni
Asterix & Obelix Take On Caesar is a 1999 feature film directed by Claude Zidi, the first of what went on to become a series of live-action films based on Goscinny and Uderzo's ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Paolo Villaggio, Sim
The Voice of the Moon is a 1990 Italian dramatic comedy film directed by Federico Fellini and starring Roberto Benigni, Paolo Villaggio, and Nadia Ottaviani. Returning to themes he first ...more
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Coffee and Cigarettes Roberto Benigni, Steven Wright
Coffee and Cigarettes is a 1986 short comedy film written by Jim Jarmusch, Roberto Benigni and Steven Wright and directed by Jim Jarmusch.
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Penélope Cruz, Alec Baldwin, Woody Allen
To Rome with Love is a 2012 magical realist romantic comedy film written and directed by and starring Woody Allen in his first acting appearance since 2006. The film is set in Rome, Italy; it ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Fred Gwynne, Jill Clayburgh
La Luna, also known as Luna, is a 1979 Italian film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci and starring Jill Clayburgh. The film concerns the troubled life of a teenage boy and his relationship with ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Amanda Sandrelli, Paolo Bonacelli
Non ci resta che piangere is a 1984 Italian comedy film, starring Roberto Benigni and Massimo Troisi, who are also directors and writers of the movie.
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Claudia Cardinale, Roberto Benigni, Shabana Azmi
Son of the Pink Panther is the ninth entry in the The Pink Panther film series. Directed by Blake Edwards, it stars Roberto Benigni as Inspector Clouseau's illegitimate son. Also in this film ...more
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Roberto Benigni, Dominique Laffin, Francesca de Sapio
Seeking Asylum is a 1979 Italian comedy film directed by Marco Ferreri. It was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear - Special Jury Prize.
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You Disturb Me Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Claudio Bigagli
Tu mi turbi is a 1983 Italian anthology comedy film written, directed and starred by Roberto Benigni. It is both the directorial debut of Benigni and the film debut of Nicoletta Braschi.
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Il minestrone Roberto Benigni, Franco Citti, Daria Nicolodi
Il minestrone is a 1981 Italian comedy film directed by Sergio Citti. It was entered into the 31st Berlin International Film Festival.
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Ursula Andress, Roberto Benigni, Monica Vitti
Tigers in Lipstick is a 1979 Italian comedy film directed by Luigi Zampa and starring Ursula Andress. It was Zampa's final film.
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Fellini: I'm a Born Liar is a 2002 French documentary film written and directed by Damian Pettigrew. Based on Federico Fellini's last confessions filmed by Pettigrew in Rome in 1991 and 1992, ...more
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Romy Schneider, Roberto Benigni, Yves Montand
Womanlight is a 1979 film by Costa-Gavras based on the 1977 novel Clair de femme by Romain Gary.
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Pap'occhio, Il (In the Pope's Eye) Isabella Rossellini, Roberto Benigni, Mariangela Melato
Pap'occhio, Il (In the Pope's Eye) is a 1980 comedy film written by Luciano De Crescenzo and directed by Renzo Arbore.
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Roberto Benigni, Alida Valli, Carlo Monni
Berlinguer ti voglio bene is a 1977 Italian comedy film written and directed by Giuseppe Bertolucci. It is the debut film of both Bertolucci and Roberto Benigni. It is based on the stage play ...more