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  1. Fearless Parenting: War, peace, and tweensRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... largely escapes my kids except through cartoons, which make light of the world's messes. I have tried, like Roberto Benigni in "Life is Beautiful," to pretend that it is all good amidst the truth that sometimes it isn't. I hug my friend who works ...

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  2. Jarmusch retrospectiveRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

    ... documentary, film noir and even Samurai movie. It includes actors Johnny Depp , Tilda Swinton, Winona Ryder, Roberto Benigni, Robert Mitchum, Gena Rowlands, Cate Blanchet and Bill Murray. And yet Deane takes one step further. In addition to ...

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  3. Strange Paradise: The Cinema Of Jim JarmuschRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Now Toronto

    ... some people were doing some stuff, or not doing anything at all, and this guy showed up with a camera. (Yes, Roberto Benigni is in some of them, but he's tolerable.) As artists like Hal Hartley and Richard Linklater emerged to assume the low-budget ...

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  4. Le ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... perhaps the loss of audience interest as plot points arrive from miles away. Youn simultaneously channels Roberto Benigni, a young Steve Martin, and oddly, Paul Reiser (whom I thought I had completely stricken from my memory), and it's nice to see ...

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  5. John Oliver tackles income inequality on 'Last Week Tonight'Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... most politicians would rather not bring up at all, just like "Japanese internment camps or that time we gave Roberto Benigni an Academy Award." Contributing to the gap is legislation that tends to favor the top 1% at the expense of the poorest. And ...

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  6. For the weekend: Bari, tourist-free land of dolce vitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... (Bari Vecchia), is a labyrinthine melting pot of medieval architecture, where every alleyway seems fit for a Roberto Benigni film shoot. Buzzing Vespas and Fiat Bambinos are outnumbered here only by the abundance of candlelit effigies to the city's ...

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  7. Best Actress 1997: In Semi-Defense of Helen HuntRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Nick's Flick Picks

    ... Hunt is for scooping the 1997 Best Actress prize . I think a lot of people would give Gwyneth Paltrow and Roberto Benigni three trophies apiece if it meant they could subtract Hunt's, and it's true that her subsequent film career hasn't done much ...

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  8. Popular 1950s singer Jerry Vale dies age 83Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | CBS News

    ... and romantic songs, including his signature tune "Al Di La." Singer Tony Bennett, left, actor and director Roberto Benigni, middle, and singer Jerry Vale, right, share a laugh at the National Italian American Foundation Anniversary Gala on Saturday, ...

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  9. 7 Italians charged over anti-Semitic siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... Renzi, former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi and the actor Roberto Benigni, who won an Oscar for his film "Life Is Beautiful," set during the Holocaust. Based on a complaint lodged by Federico Steinhaus, a ...

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  10. The real Pinocchio: sweet-faced puppet or a very naughty boyRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... a robot child wants to become a ''real boy'', is clearly indebted to Collodi's original. In 2002, actor Roberto Benigni starred in and directed Pinocchio , a big-budget Italian production that led to Benigni being voted worst actor in the 23rd ...

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  11. Movie News: 'Fast & Furious 7' Resumes Production (Photo); 'Pink...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | Movies.com

    ... Inspector Clouseau, played by Peter Sellers. The movie spawned multiple sequels, TV shows, and reboots with Roberto Benigni and Steve Martin. Now a live-action/animated hybrid version is under development, with animation veteran David Silverman ( ...

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  12. The Simpsons Director To Take On Pink Panther ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... I feel that Blake is encouraging us on." The most recent Pink Panther movies focused on Clouseau, with Roberto Benigni playing the detective in 1993 and Steve Martin taking on the role in 2006 and 2009. Any Top Gun sequel could be centred on drones, ...

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  13. 'The Pink Panther' Returns With 'The Simpsons Movie' Director HelmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Mashable

    ... opening credits, and his popularity gave way to the cartoon shorts. MGM also attempted a reboot in 1993 with Roberto Benigni as Clouseau's illegitimate son in Son of the Pink Panther . The Hollywood Reporter , which broke the news of the project ...

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  14. the Pink Panther finally outgrows Jacques Clouseau and gets his own solo feature filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... he will be completely offscreen for the first time in the series' history (aside from Edwards' attempted Roberto Benigni reboot, 1993's THE SON OF THE PINK PANTHER). This leaves the actual Pink Panther to serve as the protag of this reincarnation, ...

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  15. Original Pink Panther now on DVDRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... recently-vanished Clouseau with mixed results. (Two stars out of four). "Son of the Pink Panther" introduced Roberto Benigni to American audiences, and his goofy brand of comedy fits the bill perfectly. (Three stars out of four).

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  16. Night on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Film Comment

    ... vignettes set in L.A., New York, Paris, Rome, and Helsinki. Tonally, Night on Earth veers from broad comedy-Roberto Benigni telling increasingly outrA yarns from his sexual history-to more sober territory. The final story, following a bereaved ...

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  17. Down by LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Film Comment

    ... idealistic would-be pimp (Lurie), and a gregarious Italian expat armed with a handbook of English idioms (Roberto Benigni)-form an unlikely alliance when they land in the same New Orleans jail cell. Aside from featuring two of Jarmusch's finest ...

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  18. Documentary on oldest Holocaust survivor wins Oscar a week after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... to escape the constant hunger and infuse him with her own hopefulness. "What she did reminded me of Roberto Benigni in the Italian film 'Life is Beautiful,' " said Malcolm Clarke, director of "The Lady in Number 6." "He plays an Italian Jew who ...

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  19. Oscars: Italy Cheers Win for 'The Great Beauty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Great Beauty would take home the country's 11th Oscar statue. But it was only its first in 15 years since Roberto Benigni 's Life is Beautiful (La vita e' bella) won three awards. Italy has won more than any other country, with France second with ...

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  20. Alice Herz-Sommer Documentary Wins OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Forward

    ... to escape the constant hunger and infuse him with her own hopefulness. "What she did reminded me of Roberto Benigni in the Italian film 'Life is Beautiful,' " said Malcolm Clarke, director of "The Lady in Number 6." "He plays an Italian Jew who ...

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