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Becce, Giuseppe 1877-1973

Overview
Works: 381 works in 610 publications in 6 languages and 1,597 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Horror films  Film excerpts  Vampire films  Expressionist films  Film adaptations  Kammerspiel films  Mountain films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Adapter, 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 )

21 editions published between 1924 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 322 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 he experiences a strange twist of fate. This silent film is told entirely by camera, without title cards
Das Blaue Licht : eine Berglegende( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junta is hated by the people of the village who believe she is a witch. Only she can climb the nearby mountains to a cave high up, whence a mysterious blue light glows when the moon is full. She is driven out of town and takes to living in the mountains. Eventually when she shares the secret of the blue light with one man, he betrays it
F.W. Murnau's The last laugh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 129 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
Das Blaue Licht = The blue light( Visual )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 75 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
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

An adaptation from the historical novel entitled "Gold" by Blaise Cendrars, on the life of John Augustus Sutter: starting in 1839 Sutter established a colony in a huge area in the Sacramento Valley, until his agrarian empire was destroyed by gold fever. This is regarded as the most beautiful German western ever made
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in German and English and held by 54 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
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnaus Tartüff( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man uses a film of Molière's play about a religious hypocrite who insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian family to expose his grandfather's greedy housemaid
Herr Tartüff Tartuffe by F. W Murnau( Visual )

5 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un vecchio, insidiato da una furba cameriera, disereda il nipote. Il giovane uomo è un attore e, per liberare il nonno dall'influenza negativa della donna, recita per lui il 'Tartufo' di Molière. Tartufo è un malvagio truffatore che, fingendosi parsimonioso e timorato, riesce ad ereditare il patrimonio del suo ricco ospite, ma alla fine sarà smascherato. Il nonno mette a frutto la lezione, capisce l'inganno e scaccia l'avida e falsa cameriera
Berge in Flammen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in German and Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tirolean freedom fighters battle Italian troops during World War I in the majestic Dolomite Alps. The Italians dig a tunnel under a mountain where the Tirolean battalion is camped at the summit, and they intend to fill it with explosives
Ecstasy : the party drug by Giotto( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in German and Undetermined 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>
Der verlorene Sohn by Leopold( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 20 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
Allgemeines Handbuch der Film-Musik by Hans Erdmann( Book )

5 editions published in 1927 in German and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Westmar : Einer von Vielen, ein Deutsches Schicksal aus dem Jahr 1929( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 18 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
Notturno : Op. 12 by Giuseppe Becce( )

14 editions published between 1920 and 1935 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Légende d'amour : sérénade pour violon; op. 11 by Giuseppe Becce( )

14 editions published between 1919 and 1956 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

Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari : Musik zum Stummfilm = The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : music for the silent movie by Giuseppe Becce( Recording )

4 editions published in 2001 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiefland( Visual )

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

Set in 18th century Catalonia, Marquez Don Sebastian in debt due to bad harvests, marries the mayor's daughter in order to increase his wealth and sends his mistress, Martha, to live with Pedro, the shepherd. Pedro and the beautiful gypsy Martha fall in love and the film ends with Don Sebastian and Pedro fighting a final duel
Serenata d'Amalfi : Op. 14 by Giuseppe Becce( )

9 editions published between 1920 and 1928 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le dernier des hommes by F. W Murnau( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vieillard admiré de ses voisins qui le vénèrent parce qu'il porte un bel uniforme, un portier d'hôtel se prend pour une sorte de prince. Mais ses employeurs surprennent son essouflement. Il est muté sans ménagement au gardiennages des toilettes
 
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Becce

Becce, G.

Becce, G. 1877-1973

Becce, Guiseppe

Becce, Guiseppe 1877-1973

Beče, G., 1877-1973

Bechstein 1877-1973

Becker, Peter 1877-1973

Giuseppe Becce compositeur italien

Giuseppe Becce compositor italià

Giuseppe Becce compositor italiano

Giuseppe Becce compozitor italian

Giuseppe Becce Italiaans dirigent (1877-1973)

Giuseppe Becce Italian composer

Giuseppe Becce italienischer Filmkomponist

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Джузеппе Бечче

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