WorldCat Identities

Maccari, Ruggero 1919-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 410 publications in 6 languages and 1,427 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Ruggero Maccari, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ruggero Maccari
 
Most widely held works by Ruggero Maccari
A special day by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Special Day is the story of a touching and brief encounter between two unlikely people; the "special day" is May 8, 1939, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome. (External Container)
Le bal by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an ensemble cast set in a Parisian dance hall where stories are communicated with dance and music throughout five decades of French history. The film is done in pantomime, without dialogue. The music and dance illustrate key moments in French social history
Profumo di donna Scent of a woman by Dino Risi ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive army private is assigned to assist a blinded, embittered ex-army captain on his journey from Turin to Naples. The captain is rude and eccentric, prone to say and do the unexpected. Their hilarious yet heartrending misadventures with prostitutes, clerics, and others they encounter along the way bring these odd companions to a deeper understanding of each other and their own shortcomings
Il sorpasso by Dino Risi ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in Italian and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roberto, a shy law student, meets Bruno, a egotistical forty-year-old man who loves his fast Lancia car and spends all his time speeding around Italy. Bruno drives Roberto through the Roman country in his sports car. While Bruno's easy going manner and social success attract Roberto's great admiration, he also slowly realizes Bruno's unhappiness
Macaroni ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in German and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two World War II buddies are reunited in modern day Naples. Antonia has been sending his sister forged letters from Robert since the war ended. Now it's up to Robert, a jaded, ulcer-ridden American executive, to try to live up to the legend Antonio has created
Brutti, sporchi e cattivi by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlandish satire of familial greed in which four generations of a family share a shantytown shack in the squalor of Rome. The drunken one-eyed patriarch of the family hoards the cash from an insurance settlement while the rest of the family plots to get their hands on it
Adua e le compagne Adua and her friends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wonderful example of Italian realism, this film tells the story of four prostitutes forced to fend for themselves when a new law closes the bordellos of Rome. They pool their savings to open a trattoria, but find they cannot get a license. A prominent fixer with connections obtains the license for them, on the condition that they conduct their old business upstairs and pay him an exorbitant monthly fee
Passione d'amore Passion of love by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1862 a handsome young Italian cavalry captain is transferred far from his mistress. At his new post, the captain meets an ugly woman who falls madly in love with him and seduces him with the force of her passion, intelligence, and sadness
Une journée particulière by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rome, 9 mai 1938 : dans l'immeuble déserté par le petit peuple italien parti ovationner Mussolini et Hitler, une mère de famille nombreuse délaissée par son mari et un homosexuel, deux exclus de la grande fête fasciste, vivent une brève et étrange histoire d'amour
A Special day a special film about two special people ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accidental meeting brings a lonely, dowdy housewife and a former radio announcer together for almost two hours of comic and touching confidences, arguments and self-searching. The day is May 8, 1938, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime
Una giornata particolare : soggetto e sceneggiatura by Ruggero Maccari ( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Famiglia The family by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a man's life, his loves and his family through 80 years
La visita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thirty-something stunning beauty Pina (Sandra Milo) takes out an ad in the personal column hoping to find a man to take her away from the tiny Italian village where she lives. For months now she has been trying to find the right one - a man with a solid career, a family in mind, and plenty of stamina. Adolfo (Francois Perier) lives in Rome running a profitable business. Looking to share his life with that special person willing to raise a family Adolfo replies to Pina's ad. The couple arrange to meet in the village where Pina lives."--Container
The priest's wife ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman falls in love with the priest who answered her call to a suicide hot line, who must navigate his feelings for her and his vow of celibacy
Se permettete parliamo di donne by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedic sketches with Vittorio Gassman playing 8 different roles commenting on women, love and romance
Una giornata particolare A Special day ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accidental meeting brings a lonely, dowdy housewife and a former radio announcer together for almost two hours of comic and touching confidences, arguments and self-searching. The day is May 8, 1938, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome, which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime
L'ingorgo by Luigi Comencini ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Fanfaron by Dino Risi ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I mostri. This film is made up of 15 sketches portraying the daily monstrosities, meanness and lies of a part of Italian society during the economic boom of the early Sixties
Les monstres by Dino Risi ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une suite de sketches inégaux, parfois féroces, interprétés de façon éblouissante par Vittorio Gassman et Ugo Tognazzi. Deux individus qui sont la preuve vivante que nous vivons dans un monde cruel et abominable. En quelques 19 sketches, ils passent en revue nos travers et nos tics, nos lâchetés et nos bassesses
Aquele que sabe viver Il sorpasso ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about an egotistical braggart who has failed at everything he has tried, but who still views life with gusto. He is in love with his fast Lancia car and spends all his time speeding around Italy. He takes in hand a meek, repressed law student for the weekend and they hit the road
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Maccari, Ruggero Boezio 1919-1989
Mascari, Ruggero
Mascari Ruggero 1919-1989
Languages
Italian (105)
French (41)
English (16)
Spanish (3)
German (3)
Multiple languages (1)