“I want to make love to you
– not just once,
but over and over again!
But I’ll never tell you that.
I’d have to be crazy to tell you.
I’d even make love to you now…
right here for the rest of my life.”
Guido Orefice, Life Is Beautiful (Italian: La vita è bella)
Life Is Beautiful is a 1997 Italian comedy-drama film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni, who co-wrote the film with Vincenzo Cerami. Benigni plays Guido Orefice, a Jewish Italian bookshop owner, who employs his fertile imagination to shield his son from the horrors of internment in a Nazi concentration camp.