Vivere in pace (1947) AKA To Live in Peace

In this interesting Italian WW II comedy-drama, the residents of a remote Italian village find their lives forever changed when two American GIs break out of a German prison camp and hide out in their town. The fugitives are harbored by a local family. This divides the town into those wanting to protect them and those fearing German retribution. When a young German officer arrives to watch the town, tension mounts.

Director: Luigi Zampa.
Stars: Aldo Fabrizi, Gar Moore, Mirella Monti, John Kitzmiller, Heinrich Bode, Ave Ninchi, Ernesto Almirante, Nando Bruno, Aldo Silvani, Gino Cavalieri, Piero Palermini, Franco Serpilli. AKA To Live in Peace

1996 New York Film Critics Awards – Winner of Award for Best Foreign Language Film.


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  1. Nick Jason
    February 25, 2019

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  2. Michael
    May 8, 2019

    it is always a joy to see Aldo Fabrizi on screen. Many thanks for this enjoyable film

  3. Nick Jason
    May 9, 2019

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