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Sordi, Alberto 1919-2003

Overview
Works: 273 works in 1,043 publications in 8 languages and 4,678 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Comedy films  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Author, Director, Scenarist, Contributor, Singer, Producer, Costume designer, Other, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alberto Sordi
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( Visual )

120 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young men linger in a post-adolescent limbo, dreaming of adventure and escape from their small seacoast town
Lo sceicco bianco = The white sheik by Federico Fellini( Visual )

85 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on her honeymoon in Rome the bride runs off with her romantic idol, a fotoromanzi actor. This is the version released outside of Italy in 1956
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 )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Mafioso by Alberto Lattuada( Visual )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 467 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
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and German and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a wounded American ambulance driver who falls in love with his nurse during World War I
The Great War and the shaping of the 20th century by Marie-Christine Bonneau-Darmagnac( Visual )

41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire exploring Italy's role in World War I
Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 68 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 )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in Italian and French and held by 56 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 brings 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

Un americano a Roma( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in Italian and Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about Nando Meniconi, a young Italian man crazy about the U.S.A. and all things American
The witches by Roald Dahl( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five short films each starring Silvana Mangano
Tutti a casa by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young second lieutenant, Alberto Innocenzi, vain yet attentive to his duties, is swept away by the announcement on 8 September 1943 by the Italian government of an armistice during World War II. He and the men of his brigade learn that it is better to quit than to let themselves be led into more trouble
Two nights with Cleopatra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 44 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
Il Marchese del Grillo by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 36 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
I nuovi mostri = Les nouveaux monstres by Dino Risi( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Italian and French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to the film I mostri, this film is a series of short stories about Italy and its people
Un borghese piccolo piccolo( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 27 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 27 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
Il vedovo by Dino Risi( Visual )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in Italian and Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roman business man, married to a rich, successful business woman who treats him poorly, decides to kill her so he can inherit her money
Alberto Sordi : un italiano come noi : biografia, testi, filmografia by Giancarlo Governi( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I magliari by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 20 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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Alberto Sordi acteur, réalisateur et scénariste italien

Alberto Sordi actor italià

Alberto Sordi actor italián

Alberto Sordi actor italiano

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

Αλμπέρτο Σόρντι Ιταλός ηθοποιός

Алберто Сорди

Алберто Сорди италиански актьор

Альберта Сордзі італьянскі акцёр

Альберто Сорді

Альберто Сорді італійський кіноактор

Альбэрта Сордзі

Сорди, Альберто итальянский актёр

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