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Giuseppe Tornatore

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Birthplace:   Bagheria, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Tornatore earned international acclaim in 1988 with his second film, Nuovo Cinema Paradiso/Cinema Paradiso. A nostalgic and unabashedly sentimental tribute to the influence of movies on a young boy's life, the film earned an Oscar for Best Foreign Film and a Grand Jury Prize at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival. Tornatore was born in Bagheria, Italy. Before becoming a filmmaker, he was an award-winning still photographer and then a television director who specialized in making documentaries. Tornatore made his feature-film debut in 1985 with Il Camorrista/The Professor.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
17% Correspondence (La corrispondenza)
  • Screenwriter
2016
56% The Best Offer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
$85.9k 2014
No Score Yet L'ultimo gattopardo: Ritratto di Goffredo Lombardo
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2011
No Score Yet Dante Ferretti: Scenografo Italiano
  • Actor
2010
55% Baarìa
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2009
68% La Sconosciuta (The Unknown) (The Other Woman)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2008
55% Malena
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2000
No Score Yet The Prince's Manuscript (Il Manoscritto Del Principe)
  • Producer
2000
54% The Legend of 1900 (La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1999
75% The Star Maker (L'uomo delle stelle)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1995
80% A Pure Formality
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1994
No Score Yet Curse of the Crystal Eye
  • Director
1993
88% Everybody's Fine
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1990
90% Cinema Paradiso (Nuovo Cinema Paradiso)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
$0.3M 1988
No Score Yet Il camorrista (The Professor)
  • Director
1986

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