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Life Is Beautiful : La Vita รจ Bella (2017, original release: 1997)


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Published: [United States] : Miramax, [2017]
Description:  1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0031398267799, 9786316980892,
Language:  English

Title from title frame

Originally produced as a motion picture 1997

DVD + Ultraviolet Digital copy

Widescreen (1.85:1)

Special features: making Life is beautiful featurette, Academy Award TV commercials, theatrical trailer

Horst Buchholz, Marisa Paredes, Nicoletta Braschi, Roberto Benigni

"Guido (Benigni)--a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor--has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for his young family. But then, that life is threatened by World War II...and Guido must rely on those very same strengths to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate!"--Container

Rating: PG-13; for holocaust-related thematic elements, some material may be inappropriate for children under 13

Blu-ray; NTSC, Region A; 1080p high definition; 16x9 widescreen 1.85:1 presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (Italian) or 5.1 Dolby digital audio (Italian, English or French)

This is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player

Audio in original Italian or dubbed into English or French, with optional subtitles in English or French

Related Searches:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Italy
Concentration camps -- Drama
Love -- Drama
Fathers and sons -- Drama
Dark comedy films.
Romantic comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.

Additional Credits:
Benigni, Roberto, film director, screenwriter, actor
Ferri, Elda, film producer
Braschi, Gianluigi, film producer
Cerami, Vincenzo, 1940-2013, screenwriter
Braschi, Nicoletta, 1960- actor
Durano, Giustino, 1923- actor
Bustric, Sergio, actor
Paredes, Marisa, 1946- actor
Piovani, Nicola, music composer
Delli Colli, Tonino, director of photography
Buchholz, Horst, 1933-2003, actor
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm),
Miramax Films.

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