WorldCat Identities

Becce, Giuseppe 1877-1973

Overview
Works: 326 works in 546 publications in 8 languages and 1,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Horror films  Expressionist films  Film excerpts  Vampire films  Biography  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Educational films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Adapter, Musician, Arranger, Contributor, Conductor, Editor, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Giuseppe Becce
Der letzte Mann by F. W Murnau( Visual )

32 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Un portier de grand hôtel, si fier de sa livrée, est relégué à la garde des lavabos quand son âge ne lui permet plus de porter les bagages des voyageurs... Méprisé par ses employeurs, humilié par son entourage, il sombrera dans la déchéance avant de retrouver sa gloire perdue
Das Blaue Licht : eine Berglegende by Xingxiong Quanchuan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Dolomites, a mysterious blue light emanates from Monte Cristallo, and is the cause of the deaths of many young men trying to discover its source. Junta, a beautiful village girl knows the origin of the light. When the secret is finally disclosed, the villagers exploit its mystery and beauty and Junta, distraught by the wanton destruction, commits suicide. A legend grows up around her story and continues to entice lonely mountain climbers to Monte Cristallo
F.W. Murnau's The last laugh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a hotel doorman who is demoted to washroom attendant because of his age. Humiliated, he considers suicide. Then, by a strange twist of fate, he becomes a millionaire. This silent film is told entirely by camera, without title cards
Tartuffe by F. W Murnau( Visual )

18 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Molières Gesellschafts- und Sittenkomödie vom Heuchler und Schmarotzer Tartüff, verlegt ins Preußen Friedrichs II.; F.W. Murnau ergänzt die bekannten Ereignisse durch eine stilistisch abgesetzte Rahmenhandlung und lässt sie dadurch als "Film im Film" erscheinen. So unterstreicht er seine Aussage, dass Heuchler überall sind. Virtuos hält der hervorragend inszenierte, filmhistorisch wichtige Stummfilm-Klassiker die Balance zwischen Komödie, Krimi und Kostümfilm." [film-dienst.de]
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari a film in six acts by Robert Wiene( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence in this German expressionist horror classic. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of "Genuine: a tale of a vampire," a 1920 release which reunited "Caligaris" creative team
Der Kaiser von Kalifornien The Emperor of California by Luis Trenker( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luis Trenker directed and starred in this biographical film of the 19th-century Swiss printer, John Augustus Sutter (nee Johan August Suter) who founded a colony in California and unwittingly set off its notorious "gold rush." The film had unusual interest for American audiences since it was largely filmed in the U.S. In an allegorical finale, Sutter, dying in poverty, sees the growth of San Francisco
Ekstase by Lynne Stopkewich( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eva has just gotten married to an older gentleman, but discovers that he is obsessed with order in his life and doesn't have much room for passion. She becomes despondent and leaves him, returning to her father's house. One day while bathing in the lake she meets a young man and they fall in love. The husband has become grief stricken at the loss of his young bride, and fate brings him together with the young lover that has taken Eva from him."--written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>
Berge in Flammen = Montagne in fiamme( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in German and Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante la grande guerra, il soldato altoatesino Dimai, dell'esercito austriaco, combatte contro gli alpini, comandati dal capitano Franchini, vecchio compagno di escursioni: e l'amicizia resisterà alla guerra. (Mereghetti)
Allgemeines Handbuch der Film-Musik by Hans Erdmann( Book )

5 editions published in 1927 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der verlorene Sohn by Leopold( Visual )

10 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tonio Feuersinger, a native son of the majestic Dolomite mountain region, is catapulted to New York City at the time of the Great Depression. Just when he hits bottom, an old friend discovers and rescues him. Despite his new-found luxury and the affection of his friend's daughter, Tonio returns to his village, his people, and his girl
Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari Musik zum Stummfilm = The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : music for the silent movie by Giuseppe Becce( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Légende d'amour : Serenata by Giuseppe Becce( )

15 editions published between 1919 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent Wagner Richard Wagner : a film biography on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of the Great Master( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wagner by Malcolm Hossick( Visual )

12 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eine Stummfilm-Biografie des Komponisten Richard Wagner, die anläßlich seines 100. Geburtstages gedreht wurde. Die Rolle Wagners spielte der damals bekannte Komponist Giuseppe Becce, der eine eigene Musik komponierte, da seitens der Wagner-Erben zu hohe Tantiemen für die Verwendung von Original-Musik verlangt wurden. In der jetzigen Fassung ist der Film sparsam mit Wagner-Musik unterlegt, die in einer für damalige Kinoverhältnisse typischen Besetzung von 13 Musikern gespielt wird." [film-dienst.de]
Tiefland by Eugen d' Albert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 18th century Catalonia, the story of the love of a selfish feudal lord and a handsome, brave shepherd for the same beautiful gypsy dancer
Hans Westmar : Einer von Vielen, ein Deutsches Schicksal aus dem Jahr 1929( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Nazi propaganda film purports to show the story of a Nazi Storm Trooper named Horst Wessel--here called "Hans Westmar"--Who took part in street brawls and assassinations in Berlin in the 1920s and 1930s against Communists and other opponents of the Nazis, and was killed by Communists not long before this film came out"--Internet Movie Database
La cena delle beffe The jester's supper by Umberto Giordano( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of animosity and rivalry between two Florentine youths in the time of Lorenzo the Magnificent
Souvenir de Capri : Serenata by Giuseppe Becce( )

6 editions published between 1920 and 1935 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allgemeines Handbuch der Film-Musik by Hans Erdmann( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Becce.

Becce, G.

Becce, G. 1877-1973

Becce, Guiseppe 1877-1973

Bechstein 1877-1973

Becker, Peter 1877-1973

Giuseppe Becce compositeur italien

Giuseppe Becce Italiaans dirigent (1877-1973)

Giuseppe Becce Italian composer

Giuseppe Becce italienischer Filmkomponist

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Джузеппе Бечче

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