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Visconti, Luchino 1906-1976

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Il gattopardo = The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

223 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounting the years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a democratic Italy. Contains the original Italian version with optional subtitles, the English-language version and special features
Death in Venice by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

218 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach takes a convalescent holiday at the Venice Lido after the death of his child and the disastrous reception of his new compositions. Bored, he indulges an idle, whimsical, faintly epicurean interest in a beautiful boy sporting on the beach. The boy represents an ideal of perfect physical beauty; his youth and naturalness reproach Aschenbach's vanity and creative sterility. The onset of a deadly pestilence resolves his infatuation, as corruption eventually compromises all ideals
Ossessione by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

165 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian Language with English subtitles
Rocco e i suoi fratelli by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

197 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocco chronicles the tensions within a southern family - a mother and her five sons - who have moved to a northern Italian city. The drama unfolds in a series of episodes merging into each other in which each of the five sons moves in turn to occupy the centre of the stage. Nowell-Smith suggests that each brother, in a sense, represents a certain kind of solution to the problems faced by a southern immigrant family in this historical moment (the 1950s in Milan), yet they are not typical
La terra trema by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

155 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on director Luchino Visconti's vision of a peasant uprising, this haunting film details a Sicilian fishing village's battle to rebuild their post-war society in the face of an exploitative wholesaler. Visconti's purest excursion into neorealism and a masterpiece of post-war Italian cinema, La Terra Trema features striking location photography, an obscure Sicilian dialect, and an entire cast of non-professional actors. It vividly captures the struggles of a real-life family
The damned = Götterdämmerung by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

130 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The degradation of a great family, set against the historical background of the "Night the long knives" and the rise of Nazism
Two screenplays: La terra trema, Senso by Luchino Visconti( Book )

38 editions published between 1948 and 1985 in 5 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the tough life led by Sicilian fishermen, this haunting and beautiful film allows the images of the villagers' struggle for sustenance in the face of unscrupulous businessmen to relay their sense of frustration and injustice
Bellissima by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

114 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Italian master director Luchino Visconti (The Leopard, Rocco and His Brothers) directs this searing critique of celebrity culture in post war Italy. Maddalena (Anna Magnani - Open City, The Rose Tattoo, Mamma Roma) is an impoverished screen struck mother convinced of her daughter Maria's star potential when auditions are called for a child actor role at Cincetta studios. Dreaming of a better life as she struggles in working class Rome Maddalena invests everything including her last penny into the dream her daughter will be discovered"--Container
Three screenplays: White nights. Rocco and his brothers. The job [an episode from Boccaccio '70] by Luchino Visconti( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 copies located in Circulation
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

69 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandonned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip toward madness
L'innocente by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

103 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tullio, a debauched aristocratic libertine, indulges in a series of affairs and finally leaves his wife for his mistress. Faced with the wrath of his mistresses' cuckolded husband, Tullio tries to return to his wife only to learn that she has begun a tryst with a young writer, Filippo
Senso( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Venezia, spring of 1866, in the last days of the Austrian occupation. A performance of Il Trovatore ends up in confusion due to an anti-Austrian demonstration, organised by Count Ussoni. His cousin Countess Serpieri falls in love with vile Austrian Lieutenant Franz Mahler, but the times are changing." IMDB
Le notti bianche = White nights( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise
Senso by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

118 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian director Luchino Visconti dishes up his usual blend of elegance and decadence in Senso. The international cast includes French film star Alida Valli as an Italian countess married to a Venetian nobelman, and English leading man Farley Granger as an Austrian military officer. The two are swept up in the Austrian empire's evacuation of Italy in 1866. Valli and Granger fall in love, but Valli ultimately realizes that the officer in interested only in her wealth and prestige, whereupon she gives him over to a firing squad
Boccaccio '70 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

57 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four act cinematic joke
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

58 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a lonely art collector who lives in Rome and how his life is changed when the wife of a rightist industrialist, Marchesa Bianca Brumonti, her gigolo Konrad, her precocious daughter and her daughter's boyfriend Stefano end up renting the upper portion of his luxurious apartment. He gets involved in the affairs of complete strangers much against his will and ends up being even lonelier than before
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired professor of American origin lives a solitary life revolving around his collection of paintings. He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her companions: her lover, her daughter, and daughter's boyfriend. After being strong-armed into renting them an apartment on the top floor of his luxurious Roman palazzo, the professor's quiet routine is turned into chaos
Boccaccio '70 : scherzo in quattro atti( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in Italian and Spanish and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in France and Spain in the late 16th century, this opera tells of the political and amorous rivalry between Philip II of Spain and his son, Don Carlo
Le Notti bianche by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

51 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario, a shy young man, meets a mysterious girl, Natalie, sobbing on a canal bridge. She tells him she loves a sailor who left on a long journey and promised to return in one year. The year is up and he hasn't arrived. Mario falls in love with her and has just persuaded her that the sailor will never return ... when he does in fact appear
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Il gattopardo = The leopard
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Death in VeniceLudwigLuchino ViscontiVisconti : explorations of beauty and decayRocco and his brothers : (Rocco e i suoi fratelli)Visconti : insights into flesh and bloodDeath in Venice
Alternative Names
Luchino Visconti

Luchino Visconti cineasta italiano

Luchino Visconti cinéaste italien

Luchino Visconti Italiaans filmregisseur

Luchino Visconti Italian theatre, opera and cinema director

Luchino Visconti italienischer Schriftsteller, Theater- und Filmregisseur

Luchino Visconti Italya mama llaqtayuq kuyu walltay pusaq

Luchino Visconti olasz rendező, 1906-76

Luchino Visconti réalisateur de cinéma italien

Luchino Visconti regista e sceneggiatore italiano

Luchino Visconti włoski reżyser i scenarzysta, pisarz

Luchinu Visconti

Luchinus Visconti

Lukino Viskonti

Lukīno Viskonti itāļu teātra, operas un kinorežisors, scenārists

Modrone, Luchino 1906-1976

Morone, Luchino Visconti di 1906-1976

Visconti di Morone, Luchino 1906-1976

Visconti L.

Visconti L. 1906-1976

Visconti, Luchino

Visconti , Lukino

Viskonti, Lukino

Viskonti, Lukīno 1906-1976

Viskonto, Lukino, 1906-1976

Λουκίνο Βισκόντι Ιταλός σκηνοθέτης

Висконти Л

Висконти Л. 1906-1976

Висконти, Лукино

Висконти, Лукино 1906-1976

Лукино Висконти итальянский режиссёр

Лукіна Вісконці

Лукіно Вісконті

Լուկինո Վիսկոնտի

לוקינו ויסקונטי

לוקינו ויסקונטי סופר איטלקי

لوتشينو فيسكونتي

لوکینو ویسکونتی

লুকিনো ভিস্‌কন্তি

ლუკინო ვისკონტი

루키노 비스콘티

루키노 비스콘티 이탈리아의 영화 감독

비스콘티, 루치노 1906-1976

비스콘티, 루키노 1906-1976

ヴィスコンティ, ルキノ

ルキノ・ヴィスコンティ

盧奇諾·維斯孔蒂

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