Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 25 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Life is Beautiful
An American soldier. Giosue is the only one left at the camp when the war ends. When he comes out of hiding he is greeted by two American soldiers in a tank.
Guido and Eliseo. Eliseo is gassed and Guido is shot.
Soap and buttons. When Giosue is playing with the other children after their arrival at the concentration camp, they tell him that the prisoners are thrown into an oven and their bodies are used for the production of soap and buttons.
Shower. Whenever anyone was told they were going to have a shower they were gassed.
No. He pretends he speaks German so he can explain the rules of the game he has made up.
A tank. Guido tries to convince Giosue that everything is a game so he won't be frightened.
Dr. Lessing. Dr. Lessing, a man he befriended at his uncle's hotel, winds up being the doctor who gives the prisoners their checkup.
She chooses to go. Dora makes them stop the train that Guido, Giosue, and Eliseo are on so she can come aboard. She wants to be close to her family.
Nazi sympathizers. They call the horse Jewish.
|What composer does Guido go to see at the theatre, knowing Dora will be in the audience as well?||Life Is Beautiful
Offenbach. Guido spends the whole performance staring up at Dora in the balcony.
|When Guido asks his uncle why he didn't cry for help when the 'barbarians' were robbing him, what is his response?||Life Is Beautiful
Silence is the most powerful cry.
The jerk the eggs fell on. After Guido accidentally hits him over the head with a flower planter he runs down to check on him and puts his six eggs in the man's hat. When he goes to put his hat back on, the eggs break on his head.
'Buon giorno Principessa!'. He says this line throughout the movie. Even Giosue picks it up.
She falls off the upper level of the barn and lands on him. She falls on him and they land in the hay.
|When Giosué is eating dinner with the German children, what does he say in Italian to almost blow his cover?||Life Is Beautiful
Thank you . Guido runs in and saves Giosué by pretending that he taught him that word.
Buttons and soap. Giosué is right in thinking they turn children into buttons and soap, but Guido makes him think he is wrong so he won't be scared.
A real tank. The reason Giosué stayed with the 'game' was so he could get the real tank in the end.
|What is the answer to Dr. Lessing's riddle, 'If you say my name, I won't exist anymore?'||Life Is Beautiful
Silence . Dr. Lessing asks Guido this right before he leaves, and Guido answers it while he is in line for check-up at the concentration camp.
Amerigo Fontani. Guido calls Rodolfo: "The jerk the eggs fell on!"
6. At first Guido says he'll take two eggs, then changes his mind to take six.
|Guido and Giosué decide they will ban people from their bookstore. Who will they ban?||Life Is Beautiful
Spiders and Visigoths. Giosué hates the spiders, and Guido states that he hates the Visigoths.
La Vita è Bella. The Italian name translates exactly to the English name.
World War II. This film shows the details of World War II that were kept behind the closed doors of the concentration camps.