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487 Ratings

Miracle in Milan

Miracolo a Milano

Directed by Vittorio De Sica
Italy, 1951
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy


This modern fairy tale tells of Totò who, found in a cabbage patch, is adopted by a wise and kind old woman named Lolotta. When she dies, he ends up in a shantytown on the outskirts of Milan. But the ghost of Lolotta visits him, and offers a special gift…

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Miracle in Milan Directed by Vittorio De Sica

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1951 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Festival

National Board of Review

1951 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

BAFTA Awards

1953 | 2 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

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