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Sordi, Alberto 1919-2003

Overview
Works: 359 works in 1,213 publications in 8 languages and 5,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  War films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Gangster films  Dark comedy films  Internet videos  Anthology films  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Author, Director, Interviewee, Scenarist, Singer, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Other, Costume designer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alberto Sordi
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( Visual )

121 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film compassioniately details a year in the life of five young men lingering in post-adolescent limbo, dreaming of adventure and escape from their small town and struggling to find meaning in their lives
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Lo sceicco bianco = The white sheik by Federico Fellini( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan Cavalli brings his new wife Wanda to Rome on the least romantic honeymoon in history--a rigid schedule of family meetings and an audience with the Pope. But Wanda, dreaming of the dashing hero of a photo-strip cartoon, drifts off in search of the White Sheik, thus setting off a slapstick comedy
Mafioso by Alberto Lattuada( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nino is an auto-factory foreman who takes his proper, modern wife and two blonde daughters from industrial Milan to the antiquated, rural Sicily to visit his family and get back in touch with his roots. Nino gets more than he bargained for when he discovers some harsh truths about his ancestors and himself
A farewell to arms by Charles Vidor( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Lo Sceicco bianco = The white sheik by Federico Fellini( Visual )

63 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on her honeymoon in Rome the bride runs off with her romantic idol, a fotoromanzi actor
Lo sceicco bianco = The white sheik( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan Cavalli brings his new wife Wanda to Rome on the least romantic honeymoon in history--a rigid schedule of family meetings and an audience with the Pope. But Wanda, dreaming of the dashing hero of a photo-strip cartoon, drifts off in search of the White Sheik, thus setting off a slapstick comedy
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire exploring Italy's role in World War I
Mafioso by Alberto Lattuada( Visual )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Factory foreman Nino takes his wife and two daughters on vacation to Sicily, to visit his family and to get in touch with his roots. Trouble starts when his modern ways clash with the backward, hostile surroundings, and a favor he owes to a powerful Don is called into action
The witches = Le streghe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five short films each starring Silvana Mangano
Un americano a Roma by Steno( Visual )

37 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about Nando Meniconi, a young Italian man crazy about the U.S.A. and all things American
Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
Una vita difficile by Dino Risi( Visual )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvio Magnozzi (Alberto Sordi), a partisan with the Resistance, meets his future wife near the end of WWII when she helps save him from the Germans. After the war, working as a leftist journalist, he bring her to Rome. However, his principled stance works as an impediment to advancement, and his wife leaves him. His fortunes seem to change when he accepts a job as a servant to a rich industrialist
Alberto Sordi : un attore grande grande( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two nights with Cleopatra( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each night, Cleopatra, the queen of Egypt, gives herself to the officer who guards her door -- the following day she has him poisoned. For this reason no one wants to do guard duty anymore, but Cesarino, a naive officer who has just arrived from abroad, considers the assignment an honor. That night Cleopatra leaves her quarters and has a slave girl take her place."--Container
Tutti a casa by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in Italian and German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goal of every soldier is to return home alive
Il Marchese del Grillo by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marchese del Grillo is a nobleman who escapes the boredom of every day life by playing nasty jokes on people, even the Pope. The Marchese discovers his physical (unrelated) twin in a Roman tavern - a drunkard who works transporting coal when he is sober. As a joke, The Marchese takes the passed-out drunk to his mansion and puts him in his bed, all to convice the drunk and everyone else that this man is the real marchese
Un borghese piccolo piccolo by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his only son is killed in an armed robbery, a meek middle-aged man takes justice into his own hands
Il boom( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a man contemplates selling one of his eyes to pay for the extravagant things his wife buys
I magliari by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario leaves Italy to earn a living as a miner in Germany, but becomes entangled with a Neapolitan mob boss in the clothing industry
 
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Lo Sceicco bianco = The white sheik
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Lo Sceicco bianco = The white sheik
Alternative Names
Alberto Sordi

Alberto Sordi acteur, réalisateur et scénariste italien

Alberto Sordi actor italià

Alberto Sordi actor italián

Alberto Sordi actor italiano

Alberto Sordi ator

Alberto Sordi ator italiano

Alberto Sordi itala aktoro

Alberto Sordi Italiaans acteur

Alberto Sordi Italiako zinema

Alberto Sordi italialainen näyttelijä

Alberto Sordi Italian actor

Alberto Sordi italienischer Filmschauspieler

Alberto Sordi italiensk skådespelare

Alberto Sordi italiensk skuespiller

Alberto Sordi italský herec

Alberto Sordi olasz színész

Alberto Sordi włoski aktor

Albertus Sordi histrio Italicus

Sordi, Alberto

Sordi, Alberto, 1920-

Αλμπέρτο Σόρντι Ιταλός ηθοποιός

Алберто Сорди италиански актьор

Альберта Сордзі італьянскі акцёр

Альберто Сорді італійський кіноактор

Альбэрта Сордзі

Сорди, Альберто итальянский актёр

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אלברטו סורדי

אלברטו סורדי שחקן איטלקי

ألبرتو سوردي ممثل إيطالي

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アルベルト・ソルディ

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