Life Is Beautiful Trailer & Clips


Life Is Beautiful (also know as La vita è bella) full movie is released on Dec 20, 1997. Watch Life Is Beautiful online - the German Comedy movie from Italy , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $230,098,753. Life Is Beautiful is directed by Roberto Benigni and created by Vincenzo Cerami with Roberto Benigni and Nicoletta Braschi. Life Is Beautiful is available online on Paramount Plus and Paramount+ Amazon Channel.

In 1930s Italy, a carefree Jewish waiter named Guido starts a fairy tale life by courting and marrying a lovely woman from a nearby city. Guido and his wife have a son and live happily together until the occupation of Italy by German forces. In an attempt to hold his family together and help his son survive the horrors of a Jewish Concentration Camp, Guido imagines that the Holocaust is a game and that the grand prize for winning is a tank.

As know as:

La vita è bella, Жизнь прекрасна, Alhayat jamilah, La vita è bella, La vie est belle

Release Date:

Oct 22, 1998

Release Date (Streaming):

Nov 09, 1999




German, English, Italian

Stream Service:

Miramax Films

Production Companies:

Melampo Cinematografica, Cecchi Gori Group Tiger Cinematografica

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Gross worldwide:



An unforgettable fable that proves love, family and imagination conquer all. (Canadian one sheet), An unforgettable fable that proves love, family and imagination conquer all.


Ben Dowell
Times (UK)
Schmaltzy, treacly, saccharine — call it what you like, if you’re not blubbing by the end, check your pulse.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 20, 2022
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
Wrenching Holocaust fable with bittersweet humor.
by rottentomatoes, Dec 25, 2010
Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films
by rottentomatoes, Oct 29, 2008

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