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Release Date: 4/15/2011
Original Release: 1998
Format: DVD
Length: 116 minutes
Rating: (Not rated)
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 031398137726
Studio: Miramax/Lionsgate

Directed by: Roberto Benigni
Featuring: Giorgio Cantarini, Guistino Durano, Horst Bucholz, Lydia Alfonsi, Marisa Paredes, Nicoletta Braschi, Roberto Benigni, Sergio Bini Bustric
Categories: Dramas, Romance, Tear Jerker, Nazis, Theatrical Release, Holocaust, Essential Cinema

Life Is Beautiful DVD Description
Conjuring keys and hats out of thin air, Guido (Roberto Benigni), a clever Jewish-Italian waiter, successfully courts Dora (Nicoletta Braschi), a beautiful local woman, in Fascist pre-WWII Italy. His life, however, is turned upside down a few years later when he, Dora, and their young son, Giosué (Giorgio Cantarini), are sent to a Nazi concentration camp. Refusing to give up hope, Guido tries to protect his son's innocence by pretending that their imprisonment is just an elaborate game, with the grand prize being a tank.

For years the box-office champ in Italy and the country's most beloved slapstick comic, the Chaplinesque Benigni took a huge risk with LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL. Many people worried that the film would be as offensive as plopping a cartoon character in Auschwitz. (A similar work--THE DAY THE CLOWN CRIED, a Jerry Lewis film about a comedian in a concentration camp--turned out to be a disaster two decades earlier.) Although LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL did provoke some controversy, many people found the film to be a poignant, tragicomic story that profoundly reaffirmed the humanity of concentration camp victims. The film became the highest grossing foreign language film in the U.S. and established Benigni as an international star.

DVD Features
Region 1
Widescreen
Audio:
DTS Surround 5.1 - English, Italian
PCM Stereo - English, Italian
Subtitles - English

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Awards
  • Winner, 1998 Academy Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
  • Winner, 1998 Cannes: Jury Prize
  • Winner, 1998 Academy Awards: Best Actor - Roberto Benigni
  • Winner, 1998 Academy Awards: Best Original Score - Nicola Piovani



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