10La Dolce Vita
Here are the best movies that were based on Italy, take place there or were filmed there. If you enjoy foreign films that are not English or Hollywood, then you will absolutely love these, that not only were very successful but also helped shape the history of Italian cinema. Some of the best movies in the world are actually Italian! A 1960 movie directed and co-written by Federico Fellini, La Dolce Vita is the story of a journalist who searched for love in Rome. The movie is regarded as the most successful Italian film for many reasons, including a scene in the film that involves the couple jumping and swiming in the Trevi Fountain while in their suit and dress. This is one of the most memorable scenes in cinema history. If you want to try Italian cinema and also like older black and white films, then you should definitely begin with this one. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!