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Maccari, Ruggero 1919-1989

Overview
Works: 216 works in 517 publications in 5 languages and 1,977 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Musical films  Historical films  Motion pictures  Road films  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ruggero Maccari
 
Most widely held works by Ruggero Maccari
Il sorpasso by Dino Risi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in Italian and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waggish, free-wheeling bachelor and a bookish law student take a madcap trip from Rome to Tuscany. This unpredictable journey careers from slapstick to tragedy
Profumo di donna Scent of a woman by Dino Risi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 158 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
A special day( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 151 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 121 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
Una giornata particolare by Ettore Scola( Visual )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in Italian and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il 6 maggio 1938, il giorno in cui Hitler arriva a Roma, una casalinga madre di sei figli, cresciuta nel culto del duce, incontra casualmente il suo vicino di casa, un ex annunciatore radiofonico omosessuale e prossimo al confino. La reciproca diffidenza cede, pian piano, alla comprensione e all'affetto. Ma cosa potrà cambiare nelle loro vite? (Mereghetti)
Adua e le compagne Adua and her friends by Antonio Pietrangeli( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Italian and held by 65 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
Macaroni( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in German and English and held by 57 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 )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four generations of a family live crowded together in a cardboard shantytown shack in the squalor of inner-city Rome
Une journée particulière by Ettore Scola( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in French and held by 46 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
La Famiglia The family by Ettore Scola( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a man's life, his loves and his family through 80 years
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 33 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 )

6 editions published in 1977 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passione d'amore Passion of love by Ettore Scola( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in Italian and held by 31 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
La visita( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Italian and held by 25 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
I mostri by Dino Risi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An episodic comedy of cliches about the Italians in the 1960s
Se permettete parliamo di donne by Ettore Scola( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic sketches with Vittorio Gassman playing 8 different roles commenting on women, love and romance
Affreux, sales et méchants by Ettore Scola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Italian and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La vie d'une famille dans un bidonville romain. Le patriarche Giacinto possède un magot que ses enfants tentent de lui voler chaque nuit. Mais Giacinto ne dort pas tout à fait, il trouve toujours de nouvelles cachettes et défend son bien avec un fusil dont il se sert sans scrupule. La famille subit de mauvais gré l'autorité de Giacinto jusqu'au jour où celui-ci se met en tête d'implanter Iside, sa concubine, dans le baraquement
Una giornata particolare A Special day( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 18 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
The priest's wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 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
L'ingorgo by Luigi Comencini( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Maccari, Ruggero Boezio 1919-1989

Mascari Ruggero 1919-1989

Ruggero Maccari Italian screenwriter

Ruggero Maccari Italienischer Drehbuchautor

Руджеро Маккари

روگرو ماکاری فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان ایتالیایی

ルッジェーロ・マッカリ

Languages
Italian (141)

French (24)

English (17)

Spanish (5)

German (1)