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The Resource Life is beautiful, Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano una produzione Melampo Cinematografica ; soggetto e sceneggiatura di Vincenzo Cerami e Roberto Benigni ; prodotto da Elda Ferri e Gianluigi Braschi ; regia di Roberto Benigni, (DVD videorecording)

Life is beautiful, Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano una produzione Melampo Cinematografica ; soggetto e sceneggiatura di Vincenzo Cerami e Roberto Benigni ; prodotto da Elda Ferri e Gianluigi Braschi ; regia di Roberto Benigni, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Life is beautiful
Title
Life is beautiful
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano una produzione Melampo Cinematografica ; soggetto e sceneggiatura di Vincenzo Cerami e Roberto Benigni ; prodotto da Elda Ferri e Gianluigi Braschi ; regia di Roberto Benigni
Title variation
La vita รจ bella
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • itaeng
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
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 has created a beautiful life for his young family. Then that life is threatened by World War II
Awards note
1998 Academy Awards: Best actor (Benigni), Best foreign language film, Best dramatic score.
Cataloging source
WCM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli; film editor, Simona Paggi; music, Nicola Piovani
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
  • In Italian, Italian with English subtitles, or English
  • Closed captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giustino Durano, Sergio Bustric, Lydia Alfonsi, Giorgio Cantarini, Horst Buchholz, Marisa Paredes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1960-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cerami, Vincenzo
  • Benigni, Roberto
  • Braschi, Nicoletta
  • Durano, Giustino
  • Bustric, Sergio
  • Alfonsi, Lydia
  • Cantarini, Giorgio
  • Buchholz, Horst
  • Paredes, Marisa
  • Piovani, Nicola
  • Miramax Films
  • Cecchi Gori Group
  • Melampo Cinematografica
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Life is beautiful, Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano una produzione Melampo Cinematografica ; soggetto e sceneggiatura di Vincenzo Cerami e Roberto Benigni ; prodotto da Elda Ferri e Gianluigi Braschi ; regia di Roberto Benigni, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1997
  • Includes theatrical trailer, featurette, and Academy Award TV commercials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm42827914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780788816208
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 57 17490
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Life is beautiful, Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano una produzione Melampo Cinematografica ; soggetto e sceneggiatura di Vincenzo Cerami e Roberto Benigni ; prodotto da Elda Ferri e Gianluigi Braschi ; regia di Roberto Benigni, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1997
  • Includes theatrical trailer, featurette, and Academy Award TV commercials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm42827914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780788816208
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 57 17490
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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