La Vita i Bella (Life is Beautiful) Summary
La Vita e Bella begins with the sound of wind and the words: "This is a simple story but not an easy one to tell. Like a fable, there is sorrow. And, like a fable, it is full of wonder and happiness."
Switching to Arezzo, Italy, in 1939, a man is telling a story to his passenger. Their brakes go out and they begin careening across fields. They come back on the road behind two motorcycles and come upon a town. The town believes that they are royalty, so when the royalty actually arrives, the guests are disappointed at the reception. At a nearby house, Guido introduces himself as Prince Guido and tells the young girl a great story. A woman, whom he begins to call "princess," falls out of the top of the barn, and he...
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La Vita i Bella (Life is Beautiful) Film Summary
Essays & Analysis (3)
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This is a great movie with funny and sad moments. Firstly, the performances of both father and son are touching and heart-warming and they are really good actors. Benigni, with such a funny way to pe...
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The Movie Life is Beautiful is the first of its kind. It is unlike most of its kind because it gives us, the viewers, a completely different view of the holocaust. We see for the first time, The Holoc...
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Physical comedy, also better know as slapstick, is an effective tool to add to a characters personality. Not only is it humorous to an audience, but is also a more interesting way to tell a story. S...