What is the Riva motor yacht? Why is it featured in so many films? Why did Tom Cruise for Mission Impossible 7, choose to sail on the speedboat for his action movie here in Venice last year? Why is the Riva, speedboat, is the most stunning boat to watch here in Venice.
This elegant aquamarine thread links numerous auteur films, action movies, romantic films, dramas and comedies.
There is so much Alta Moda boat sailing both in the scenery, fashion and lifestyle on the Riva. Nothing matches the Riva motor yachts, lifestyle and image when it comes to sailing into Venice.
The Riva boat is the most admired motor yacht of every era. The role of magnificent protagonists.
Rialto bridge is where you want to be seen on a Riva boat.
I took these images from the Rialto Bridge and under it too.
Versace For Riva
Now if there is a fashion brand seeking to trend your soft glamour. Then opt for Versace, to iconic fashion labels here in Venice.
When sailing in the boat you want soft silk fabrics flowing as elegantly as the speedboat itself.
You can take it anytime in Venice as a taxi boat. Unlike Aston Martin for James Bond as action vessels and product placements. The Riva speedboat is always about word of mouth from someone who saw it in a movie.
Venice Film Festival The Riva Dock
The famous Venice film festival dock which I am standing on is where many celebrities sail in on a Riva yacht, for photoshoots.
Alta Moda Of Speed
This speedboat is haute couture, Alta Moda on water. It was in 1950, that the world discovered this elegant vessel, which was built in Sarnico, Italy. A true masterpiece of Made In Italy.
Sailing through the canals of Venice is like driving a Ferrari on the motorway with a Riva, speedboat. the interior craftmanship is like a Rolls Royce interior. All handmade with the highest quality of wood, metal and leather Made In Italy, in the world.
Filmmakers For Riva
Filmmakers across the world are obsessed with filming this uber-chic speedboat, for scenes featuring sailing, trips on the lakes. Or escapades dashing the canals of Venice. Create your own movie set with a Riva speedboat on the lagoon of Venice.
From a distance, it’s so eye-catching. And as close-ups, it is like feeling the best Rubelli, Made In Italy fabrics in the world. This is me at Hotel Excelsior Lido, famous for the Venice film festival. me on their private shuttle Riva boat, which was made on the island of Murano.
This is a newer replica of the classic 1950,s speedboat.
Riva In The Movie
The Riva features up to fifty films starring several beautiful crafts that made the history of the shipyard. It was created with the legendary Aquarama, which was originally considered a fashionable speedboat.
But now it’s a style icon. Always featured in Hollywoods most glamourous films is the Riva.
Movies It Has Been Featured
The movies range from, Dino Risi’s Il Sorpasso, Godard’s Le Mepris, the musicarelli with Modugno and Albano&Romina, to the many Bond films.
The film by Scorses’s The Wolf of Wall Street and the Great Beauty. Riva has been the backbone role for classic stylish movies.
Tom Cruise Mission Impossible Venice
Tom Cruise for Mission Impossible 7, 2022, came into Venice during lockdown last year to film some action with the Riva. It’s all about showcasing Alta Moda innate elegance of a diva. Or a black tuxedo suit. how on earth is the landing with those shoes without breaking another ankle.
What you choose to wear on the Riva boat is equally important as the speedboat itself. You can never over dress on a Riva boat.
From black tuxedos to linen suits trend your own style on the Riva here in Venice. Invest in a bespoke suit Made In Italy.
The Riva capture the mood of the film at the time. The fashions and interests of the period. This wooden boat is in all magnificent ephemera provided the setting for the timeless beauty of the most enchanting speedboats in the world.
Story To Tell
As a storyteller, when I am here in Venice. So too this Riva has many unique, stylish iconic moments. That only this boat can claim. Get yourself a Riva moment and sail the runway of Venice. I reviewed the Ca’ Sagredo Hotel In Venice. This was my Riva speedboat Grand Canal view.
Rialto Bridge view, I often see many Riva’s transporting people. The G20Italy is on and so many people are sailing in style with the Riva wooden boat.
Grand Canal from Rialta Bridge. Those Gondola’s are another fashion on the water too, here in Venice.
Showcasing Your Lifestyle
You don’t have to spend a lot to embrace the world of luxury that is exclusive to you. You can also take a modern Riva yacht under the Rialto Bridge.