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, suspenseful, suspense, captivating and tense films and TV shows about / with italian politics, politics, murder, politician, state affairs, corruption, dishonesty, society, italian history and political corruption plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Comedy genres shot in Italy, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as italian politics: Il caso Moro (1986), Il Divo (2008), April (1998), Fade to Black (2006), The Traitor (2019), 1992 (2015), Sicilia! Sicilia! (2009), Loro 2 (2018), Loro 1 (2018), The Bodyguards (1993).

List of italian politics movies

 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: terrorism, italian politics, years of lead, prime minister, kidnapping, italian history, politician, politics, murder, terrorist
Time: 70s
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 7.3
 16K
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: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, controversial, political ...
Plot: political corruption, mafia, murder, italian history, prime minister, blackmail, photographer, state affairs, politics, head of state, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 70s, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: italy, europe, vatican, moscow russia, sicily ...
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 6.9
 3K
April (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nanni Moretti takes a comic look at the ebbs and flows of his life as he becomes a father for the first time. He struggles with distractions while trying to make a documentary of the Italian national elections.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: politics, election, autobiography, fatherhood, state affairs, youth, lifestyle, family life, redemption, parents and children, working class, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1994, year 1997 ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, venice, london
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 5.4
 786
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: filmmaking, murder, mystery, investigation, starting over, private detective, manipulation, showbiz, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1948, post world war two, year 1942
Place: italy, rome italy, usa, europe
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 7.1
 9K
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, intense, suspense, captivating, factual
Plot: cosa nostra, mafia, informant, assassination, assassination attempt, judge, murder, trial, death threat, italian history, organized crime, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s ...
Place: sicily, italy, rome italy, miami, rio de janeiro ...
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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: bleak, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, politics, police investigation, courtroom drama, crime, crimes, legal, deadly, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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 7.4
 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, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, investigation, law enforcement, state affairs, revolution, corruption, politician, rebellion, italian history, crisis, society, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: italy, milan italy, rome italy
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Sicilia! Sicilia! (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, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, social differences, family relations, politics, small town, family life, election, communism, injustice, small town life, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1930s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
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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: thought provoking, tense, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: police brutality, globalization, political unrest, rebelliousness, fighting the system, violence spree, violence, demonstration, humiliation, police, political protest, bullying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2001
Place: europe, italy
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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: controversial
Plot: separation, villa, statue, extramarital affair, loneliness, female nudity, earthquake, actress, politician, president, italian politics
Place: rome 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: realistic, psychological, factual, tense, captivating ...
Plot: sex trafficking, politics, political corruption, politician, lie, party, sex scene, extramarital affair, family relations, society, drug use, billionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.6
 836
The Bodyguards (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, politics, heroes, assassination attempt, gangsters, chases and races, legal, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, life turned upside down, police corruption, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: sicily, europe, italy
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The Last 4 Days (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The true story of the greatest manhunt of the century!
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, state affairs, against humanity, head of state, society, war, wartime life, distopia, rise and fall, heroes, military ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: milan italy, italy, alps
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 7.8
 6K
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: captivating, realistic, rough, family saga, surprise ending ...
Plot: historical character, clergy, political intrigue, church, european history, power struggle, politics, political corruption, ambition, rivalry, political unrest, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, 1400s, 16th century, renaissance, 1500s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, naples italy, europe, florence italy ...
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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: years of lead, earthquake, italian woman, murder, italian history, terrorism, mother daughter relationship, leftist, italian politics, communist
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, satire, politics, fascism, military coup, politician, power struggle, uniform, fascist, curfew, prime minister, beret ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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 6.7
 351
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: brother brother relationship, socialist, abortion, controversy, dog, brother sister relationship, villa, marxism, unrequited love, election, affair, politics ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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: surreal, controversial
Plot: suicide, confession, sexual repression, sin, politics, power, priest, blasphemy, religious icon, surrealism, minister, blackmail ...
Place: italy
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 5.7
 152
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: communist, italian history, political leader, italian politics, 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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, clever
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, bribery, manipulation, fighting the system, manipulations, state affairs, dishonesty, lie ...
Time: 40s, 21st century, 1940s, 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, naples italy
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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: suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder, police investigation, politics, life is a bitch, state affairs, dishonesty, mystery, deadly, political conspiracy, uncover truth, political corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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 7.0
 783
The Factotum (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 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).
Plot: cynicism, tv commercial, sarcasm, convertible, mistress, temptation, high school teacher, corrupt politician, ghost writer, speaker, school class, naivete ...
Place: rome 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: hunger, con men, catholic, translator, priest, vodka, friendship between men, communism, cold war era, kolkhoz, folk dance, fake priest ...
Place: moscow russia, russia, soviet union, ussr, 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: sincere, disturbing, realistic, serious, controversial ...
Plot: filmmaking, politics, film within a film, bribery, relationship vs career, showbiz, political intrigue, ambition, crumbling marriage, state affairs, head of state, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, suspense ...
Plot: politics, twins, campaign, switching roles, state affairs, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, old love, cover up, impostor, political party ...
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, contemplative, emotional
Plot: paralysis, doctor, life is a bitch, dealing with death, family relations, parents and children, mercy killing, father daughter relationship, murder, death, father daughter estrangement, loss of daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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