Italian politics movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant italian politics movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, political, tense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with italian politics, politics, murder, society, italian history, politician, family relations, corruption, state affairs and political corruption plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres shot in Italy, France, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as italian politics: Illustrious Corpses (1976), Loro 2 (2018), Viva l'Italia (2012), Mussolini: The Untold Story (1985), Loro 1 (2018), The Last 4 Days (1974), Il caso Moro (1986), Il Divo (2008), Don Camillo in Moscow (1965), Mussolini and I (1985).

List of italian politics movies

Illustrious Corpses (1976)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges. During the investigation he discovers a complot that involves the Italian Communist Party. (IMDb)
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: italian politics, conspiracy, police, politics, serial killer, italian mafia, murder, twists and turns, political conspiracy, political corruption, police investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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 7.0
 3K
Loro 2 (2018)
Genre: Biography
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Loro", in two parts, is a period movie that chronicles, as a fiction story, events likely happened in Italy (or even made up) between 2006 and 2010. "Loro" wants to suggest in portraits and glimps, through a composite ...
Style: captivating, controversial
Plot: italian politics, extramarital affair, politician, historical character, family life, political unrest, historical figure, political scandal, scandal, politics, earthquake, female nudity ...
Place: rome italy
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Viva l'Italia (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a leading political man, suddenly telling “all the truth” after a serious illness and therefore overwhelming lifes of anyone surrounding him…
Style: not serious, social, satirical, political comedy
Plot: protest, politician, labor union, corruption, truth, crooked politician, redemption, family relations, corrupt politician, family, father, italian politics ...
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Mussolini: The Untold Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 410 min.
TV show
Story: George C. Scott, Lee Grant, Virginia Madsen, Raul Julia, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Gabriel Byrne star in this Emmy-nominated program about the rise and fall of Italy's fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. Recounting his life with his wife, ...
Style: family saga
Plot: world war two, fascism, intrigue, tyrant, rape, italian fascism, adulterer, italian history, ss, adulterous husband, older man younger woman relationship, political leader ...
Time: year 1945, post world war one, year 1937, year 1939, year 1944 ...
Place: italy, switzerland, austria, milan italy
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 6.7
 5K
Loro 1 (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Loro", in two parts, is a period movie that chronicles, as a fiction story, events likely happened in Italy (or even made up) between 2006 and 2010. "Loro" wants to suggest in portraits and glimps, through a composite ...
Style: factual, psychological, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: sex trafficking, politics, lie, political corruption, politician, party, sex scene, extramarital affair, family relations, society, italian politics, garbage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: italy, rome italy
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The Last 4 Days (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The true story of the greatest manhunt of the century!
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: fascism, italian history, italian politics, escape attempt, partisan, distopia, war, military, heroes, rise and fall, against humanity, head of state ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: milan italy, alps, italy
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 7.1
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Il caso Moro (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On March 16 1978, the Red Brigade kidnap the Chief of the Christian Democraty, the party in power in Italy since the end of the war. Fifty-five days later, his corpse was found in the trunk of a red Renault.
Plot: years of lead, politics, terrorism, italian politics, domestic terrorism, man killed, assassination, terrorist, prime minister, murder, italian history, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s
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 7.3
 18K
Il Divo (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The narration spans the period since the seventh election of Andreotti as Prime Minister of Italy in 1992, until the trial in which he was accused of collusion with the Mafia.
Style: political, disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: political corruption, politics, mafia, italian history, corruption, assassination, prime minister, gangsters, murder, state affairs, idealism, blackmail ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 80s, 90s, year 1991 ...
Place: europe, rome italy, italy, ussr, palermo italy ...
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Don Camillo in Moscow (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The village of mayor Peppone and Don Camillo, after much dispute, gets assigned a sister village in Russia. When Peppone and his comrades decide to attend the ceremony on the other side of the iron curtain, Don Camillo wants to join. Peppone is ...
Plot: cold war era, vodka, kolkhoz, tractor, mayor, cold war, liberation theology, church, brotherhood, friendship between men, fake priest, italian politics ...
Place: ussr, russia, moscow russia, italy
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Mussolini and I (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: A compelling drama/documentary chronicling the life and death of Il Duce himself, from his days as a terrorist to his alliance with Hitler to the betrayal of his son-in-law and untimely demise.
Style: bleak, disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: world war two, fascism, italian history, intrigue, political unrest, family in crisis, anti semitism, war, rise and fall, against humanity, state affairs, downfall ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: italy, europe
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Lulu the Tool (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A conscientious factory worker gets his finger cut off by a machine. The accident causes him to become more involved in political and revolutionary groups.
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, political ...
Plot: factory worker, working class, factory, fighting the system, rebellion, power relations, rebelliousness, social differences, workplace situations, boss and employee, anarchist, fired from the job ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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 6.8
 1K
Mafia Inc (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The Gamache, tailors from father to son, have been dressing the Mafia family Paternò for three generation. Vincent "Vince" Gamache works on behalf of Frank the godfather with his eldest son Giaco. Vince, reckless and rash, seeks to earn ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: mafia, cosa nostra, murder, violence, mob boss, crime boss, organized crime, gangsters, gang war, family business, crime family, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 90s, year 1980, year 1994 ...
Place: canada, venezuela, quebec, rome italy, montreal
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 5.4
 858
Fade to Black (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Serbia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Still reeling from the painful breakup of his marriage to screen siren Rita Hayworth, iconic filmmaker Orson Welles (Danny Huston) makes his way to Rome, where he gets pulled into a tangled political plot involving murder and mysterious motives. A ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, filmmaking, investigation, starting over, mystery, movie business, manipulation, showbiz, life is a bitch, femme fatale, private detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, year 1948, year 1942, post world war two
Place: rome italy, italy, usa, europe
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 7.1
 12K
The Traitor (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Palermo, Sicily, 1980. Mafia member Tommaso Buscetta decides to move to Brazil with his family fleeing the constant war between the different clans of the criminal organization. But when, after living several misfortunes, he is forced to return to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, intense, suspense, factual
Plot: mafia, cosa nostra, gangsters, organized crime, informant, judge, assassination, assassination attempt, death threat, murder, court, italian history ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 2000s, year 1980 ...
Place: sicily, italy, rome italy, palermo italy, europe ...
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Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A chief of detectives, homicide section, commits a murder and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime.
Style: tense, bleak, surreal, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, politics, crimes, police, courtroom drama, extramarital affair, legal, police detective, legal investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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 7.5
 2K
1992 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: Set in Rome, Milan and different Italian cities, the TV series offers a thrilling story following six people whose lives are intertwined with the rapidly changing political landscape in the early 1990s, during which Italy was gripped by the Clean ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, political ...
Plot: politics, corruption, investigation, politician, law enforcement, state affairs, revolution, italian history, rebellion, crisis, government corruption, parliament ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: italy, rome italy, milan italy
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 6.9
 8K
Baaria (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: politics, family relations, fascism, world war two, social differences, family life, small town, communism, election, mafia, small town life, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 70s, 50s, 1930s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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Diaz: Don't Clean Up This Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A reenactment of the final days of the 2001 G8 Summit.
Style: serious, tense, thought provoking, rough, realistic ...
Plot: police brutality, fighting the system, globalization, rebelliousness, political unrest, violence spree, anarchist, violence, demonstration, police, bullying, political protest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2001
Place: europe, italy
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 905
The Bodyguards (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film shows the difficulties of an honest, imperiled judge and his bodyguard of four men, trying to clean up a Sicilian town. Corrupt local politicians, working hand-in-hand with the Mafia, will stop at nothing to prevent exposure of their ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: italian mafia, gangsters, organized crime, assassination, politics, life turned upside down, police corruption, political corruption, political conspiracy, legal action, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: sicily, europe, italy
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 7.8
 7K
Borgia (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance. Borgia debuted in Italy via ...
Style: family saga, realistic, captivating, rough, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: renaissance, european history, political intrigue, church, italian history, brother sister sex, historical character, leonardo da vinci, power struggle, ambition, politics, clergy ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: rome italy, italy, vatican, naples italy, europe ...
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Segreti segreti (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Laura participates in terrorist attack against a magistrate; a member of her commando is shot to death. Such begins the story of women: Maria and Rosa, the mother and sister of the killed terrorist; Gina, the old nanny of Laura; her mother Marta and ...
Plot: italian politics, earthquake, murder, terrorism, italian woman, italian history, mother daughter relationship, communist, years of lead, leftist
Time: 80s
Place: italy, southern italy
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We Want the Colonels (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Italy 1973. Giuseppe Tritoni (Ugo Tognazzi) is an ultra-right-wing congressman that doesn't agree anymore with his fascist party policy. He contacts many Italian Army officers and built a net of relationship in order to organize a Coup ...
Style: political
Plot: coup d'etat, fascism, military coup, satire, politics, grudge, years of lead, italian politics, neo fascism, politician, democracy, power struggle ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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 6.8
 413
China Is Near (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of working class lovers - a secretary and an accountant, scheme to marry into the rich landed gentry.
Plot: religion, socialism, abortion, affair, socialist, election, unrequited love, controversy, sex, marxism, politics, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
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One Way or Another (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set during a retreat of Christian Democrat politicians who practice spiritual exercises together, it is an allegory of corrupted power. Disturbing, claustrophobic settings are the background to a series of mysterious crimes.
Style: political, surreal, allegory, controversial
Plot: religion, sexual repression, suicide, sin, confession, blackmail, priest, controversy, epidemic, minister, political satire, surrealism ...
Place: italy
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 5.8
 181
Year One (1974)
Genre: Biography
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rossellini’s biopic of the postwar Christian Democrat leader, Alcide De Gaspari (Vannucchi), who was responsible for keeping the Communists out of power in the years that followed the fall of fascism.
Plot: political leader, politics, italian history, communist, italian politics
Time: post world war two
Place: italy
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Hands Over the City (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rod Steiger is ferocious as a scheming land developer in Francesco Rosi’s Hands over the City, a blistering work of social realism and the winner of the 1963 Venice Film Festival Golden Lion. This expose of the politically driven real-estate ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, state affairs, fighting the system, dishonesty, bribery, manipulation, corruption, lie ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, naples italy
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 7.1
 847
The Factotum (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cesare Botero (Nanni Moretti), a young and corrupted minister, hires a new spokesman, honest and polite high school professor Luciano Sandulli (Silvio Orlando).
Style: cult film
Plot: corruption, television, political corruption, male female relationship, satire, political party, italian politics, corrupt politician, naivete, speaker, school class, ghost writer ...
Place: rome italy
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 6.7
 5K
The Caiman (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A skewering of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, sincere, surreal ...
Plot: filmmaking, politics, bribery, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, state affairs, ambition, head of state, showbiz, political intrigue, bankruptcy ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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Long Live Freedom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The elections are approaching and the largest opposition party in the country do not look good. Its leader, Enrico Oliveri can not stand the pressure and disappears. Fearing a scandal, the eminence grise of the party had brought into play the twin ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever, suspense ...
Plot: twins, politics, campaign, switching roles, disorder, hidden identity, dishonesty, state affairs, politician, cover up, political rally, impostor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, france
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Dormant Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mosaic of several intertwined stories questioning the meaning of life, love and hope, set during the last six days in the life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who spent 17 years in a vegetative state.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, anthology ...
Plot: paralysis, doctor, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family relations, parents and children, faith, death, murder, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, suffering ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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