Watch a few films set in Milan and embrace the city before you visit.
Films set in Milan are a great way to capture the essence and spirit of the city at any time. Before you go, they can help you pinpoint some of the major monuments and city attractions. If you've already had the pleasure of traveling in Milan, it’s fun to recount the places you know and look for the inconsistencies that are often de riguer in movie magic. Here are our picks for Italian cinema that takes place in Milan:
Miracle in Milan
Vittorio De Sica's, 1951, Miracle in Milan,
Rocco and His Brothers
Luchino Visconti’s, 1960, Rocco and His Brothers, and
Michelangelo Antonioni’s, 1961, La Notte.