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Everyone has heard of The Godfather and Super Mario but do they represent the real Italy? With the help of Martin Solly, the Turin-based author of Xenophobe’s Guide to the Italians, The Local has debunked (and confirmed) some common Italian stereotypes.

This post WWII evening gown epitomizes the New Look. It has an enormously full skirt with a "ballerina-legnth" hem and an emphasis on a small waist. This particular look was worn by Grace Kelly in Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder

Pretty Woman - Despite playing a prostitue, many of Julia Roberts' looks from Pretty Woman became iconic - particularly brown polka dot ensemble, complete with hat and matching gloves, from the polo scene. FACT: Roberts admitted she kept the dress to keep on eye on her figure - and can still fit into it.