fine MOVIES

FINE MOVIES reviews all movies that were shot in Italy in particular in Florence, Rome, Venice, Langhe, Dolomiti, Portofino.

James Bond in Venice

There are three 007 agents that have made Venice the most refined of Bond girls: Sean Connery, Roger Moore and Daniel Craig... READ MORE

The Great War

It’s 1916. Oreste Jacovacci, a Roman, and John Busacca, Milanese, are two sly and cowardly slackers. After trying and failing an ambush they are enrolled at the front... READ MORE

Enchanted April

In 1992 some scenes from the film ‘Enchanted April’, directed by Mike Newell (*), were filmed in the village of Portofino. Set in the twenties, the film was based on... READ MORE

The Mandrake

In 1965 Alberto Lattuada filmed "The Mandrake", a comedy masterpiece written by Machiavelli in 1514. The play takes place in Florence, and deals with one 24-hour span in 1504... READ MORE

Rome Open City

Rome, winter 1944. The engineer Manfredi, involved in the National Liberation Committee, asks Pina, a commoner and a widow with a son and about to remarry, to help him carry out a partisan action... READ MORE