History Film / LifeIsBeautiful

9th Oct '15 2:06:19 PM eroock
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* CoolGuns: [[http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/Life_Is_Beautiful See here]].
5th Sep '15 3:05:27 AM LahmacunKebab
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The first half of the film contains elements of the RomanticComedy, featuring a young Italian Jew named Guido Orefice planning to set up his own bookstore, working as a waiter, and trying his best to romance Dora (NicolettaBraschi), a young Christian schoolteacher who comes from a much richer family, while living with his uncle. Several years pass, and the two have a son, but become estranged from the rich relatives: however, they begin to reconcile.

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The first half of the film contains elements of the RomanticComedy, featuring a young Italian Jew named Guido Orefice planning to set up his own bookstore, working as a waiter, and trying his best to romance Dora (NicolettaBraschi), (Nicoletta Braschi), a young Christian schoolteacher who comes from a much richer family, while living with his uncle. Several years pass, and the two have a son, but become estranged from the rich relatives: however, they begin to reconcile.
3rd Sep '15 10:04:37 PM Angelus25
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*HeroicBSOD: [[spoiler:Guido takes a sleeping Giosuè through the camp, only to find what appears to be a pile of bodies, partially concealed by darkness and mist.]]
11th Jun '15 7:16:49 PM Trogdor
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* ChekhovsGag: Giosuè's hatred of taking a shower saves his life in the concentration camp.

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* ChekhovsGag: Giosuè's attempts to avoid having a shower are quite amusing halfway through the film. His hatred of taking a shower saves them ends up saving his life in the concentration camp.camp when he escapes the women rounding the kids up.
11th Jun '15 7:10:28 PM Trogdor
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* ChekhovsGag: Giosuè's hatred of taking a shower saves his life in the concentration camp.
27th Apr '15 12:18:10 PM Patachou
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* SpiritualSuccessor: Often treated as this way in comparison to TheDayTheClownCried.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: Often treated as this way in comparison to TheDayTheClownCried.Film/TheDayTheClownCried.
17th Apr '15 6:30:41 AM Morgenthaler
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* UsefulNotes/FascistItaly



* NazisWithGnarlyWeapons



* WorldWarII
* YanksWithTanks: Literally.

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* WorldWarII
* YanksWithTanks: Literally.
24th Feb '15 12:24:16 AM ChrisDen
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* HalfwayPlotSwitch: The first half off the film is about Guido trying to make Dora fall in love with him . [[MoodWhiplash The second half is about him trying to keep his wife and child alive.]]

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* HalfwayPlotSwitch: The first half off of the film is about Guido trying to make Dora fall in love with him .him. [[MoodWhiplash The second half is about him trying to keep his wife and child alive.]]
2nd Feb '15 5:33:32 PM karstovich2
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A 1997 Italian comedy about UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust. Starring Roberto Benigni (who also wrote and directed it), the film won three Academy Awards: Best Original Dramatic Score, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Actor. Benigni went down in infamy for the middle one, being so excited by his win that he [[LargeHam climbed over the seats of the Academy members in front of him to claim his award]].

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A ''Life is Beautiful'' (or ''La vita è bella'' in the original Italian) is a 1997 Italian comedy about UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust. Starring Roberto Benigni (who also wrote and directed it), the film won three Academy Awards: Best Original Dramatic Score, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Actor. Benigni went down in infamy for the middle one, being so excited by his win that he [[LargeHam climbed over the seats of the Academy members in front of him to claim his award]].
2nd Feb '15 3:27:20 PM eroock
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