La Vita e Bella (1997)

In 1930s Italy, a carefree Jewish book keeper named Guido starts a fairy tale life by courting and marrying a lovely woman from a nearby city. Guido and his wife have a son and live happily together until the occupation of Italy by German forces. In an attempt to hold his family together and help his son survive the horrors of a Jewish Concentration Camp, Guido imagines that the Holocaust is a game and that the grand prize for winning is a tank. - synopsis from IMDB

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 Genres

history, drama

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Directed by Roberto Benigni.

Rated 8.6 on IMDB from 456697 votes.

Runtime: 116 min.

Seen: 08 Jul 2015

La Vita e Bella

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