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Manfredi, Nino 1921-2004

Works: 225 works in 606 publications in 7 languages and 2,529 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Dark comedy films  Biography  Buddy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Author of screenplay, Other, Author of introduction, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Nino Manfredi
Most widely held works by Nino Manfredi
Bread and chocolate by Franco Brusati( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic but poignant portrait of an Italian immigrant working odd jobs in prosperous Switzerland and trying desperately to fit in. Though his work becomes increasingly degrading, he tenaciously refuses to give up and go home. This hapless Everyman is eternally rejected yet ever-hopeful
C'eravamo tanto amati by Ettore Scola( Visual )

47 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a retrospective allegory, Ettore Scola examines the lives of three resistance fighters and their transformation over thirty years. Each of these friends falls in love with the beautiful Luciana, an aspiring actress, testing the friendship and idealism they all shared. Throughout the story Scola pays tribute to the masters of Italian cinema by weaving classic film clips and iconic personalities into the background, as the film reveals which of the three friends remains true to the spirit of liberation they had once fought to achieve."--Container
El verdugo = Executioner by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man reluctantly accepts the post of executioner, having married the daughter of the present one, to get salary and house, but has to be dragged to carry out the hanging
Io la conoscevo bene = I knew her well( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prismatic portrait of the days and nights of a party girl in sixties Rome is a revelation. It follows the gorgeous, seemingly liberated Adriana as she dallies with a wide variety of men, attends parties, goes to modeling gigs, and circulates among the rich and famous. Despite its often light tone, though, the film is a stealth portrait of a suffocating culture that regularly dehumanizes people, especially women
Brutti, sporchi e cattivi Affreux, sales et méchants by Ettore Scola( Visual )

44 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four generations of sprawling, crooked clan, live in a cramped home on the outskirts of Rome. A work accident leaves Giacinto blind in one eye. He suddenly finds himself rolling in insurance money. Giacinto refuses to share the wealth with his relatives, so they concoct several plots in hopes of wresting the riches away
In the name of the Pope King = In nome del Papa Re by Luigi Magni( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1867 Italian patriots fight to unify the country. Rome stands alone, ruled by the Pope. Monsignor Colombo, a magistrate of the Papal State, is about to resign from his office when some young terrorists blow up the barracks of the government troops, the Zouaves. Only then he discovers that one of the suspects is his own 20-year-old natural son
Le avventure di Pinocchio = Les aventures de Pinocchio by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet full of tricks and mischief, with a talent for getting into trouble, wants more than anything else to become a real boy
Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the adventures of a mischievous puppet who wants to become a real boy
Rugantino : a new musical comedy by Armando Trovajoli( Recording )

3 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alberto express by Alex Joffé( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in French and Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Alberto's family, the children must pay their parents back every cent spent on their rearing, and the debt must be paid in full before they start a family of their own. Alberto is 40, flat broke, and an expectant father. Taking the train to seek mercy from his parents, he decides to beg, borrow, and steal his way to financial fitness
Nudo di donna = portrait of a woman, nude( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandro, bored with marriage, seeks fulfillment in this comedy/mystery set in Venice at Carnival time
Affreux, sales et méchants by Ettore Scola( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and Italian and held by 29 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
Viva gli sposi! : appunti di vita coniugale by Nino Manfredi( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La luz prodigiosa( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man returns to Granada and recalls a herdsman he met during the Spanish Civil War who may be Federico García Lorca
Nino Manfredi by Aldo Bernardini( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proverbi e altre cose romanesche by Nino Manfredi( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C'eravamo tanto amati = We hielden zoveel van elkaar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kroniek van een vriendschap tussen drie oudere mannen die elkaar in het verzet hebben leren kennen, maar in de naoorlogse jaren moeite hebben om de problemen en frustraties de baas te blijven
Nell'anno del Signore( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revolutionaries in papal-dominated Rome are hunted down by the minions of Cardinale Rivarola (Ugo Tognazzi) for daring to rise up against the Pope. Cornacchia (Nino Manfredi) is the politician who helps the rebel outlaws Montanari (Robert Hossein) and Targhini (Renaud Verley). Martial law is imposed as the dragnet surrounds the rebels. Giuditta (Claudia Cardenale) tries to help the rebels, but all are arrested and sentenced to hang for crimes against the civilian and papal authorities. Britt Eklund plays Princess Spada and Alberto Sordi plays the priest who tries to console the captives in their last hours. The story is taken from actual incidents in Rome just after the turn of the 19th century."--All Movie Guide
Riusciranno i nostri eroi a ritrovare l'amico misteriosamente scomparso in Africa? by Ettore Scola( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich businessman, fed up with work, family, and society, goes with a friend to Africa in search of adventure
Un difetto di famiglia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 'unexpected' death of 103 year-old Rosa creates an awkward family reunion the evening before what was to be a lush and opulent wedding. Rosa's grand-daughter, Chiara Gammarota, is set to marry the son of a wealthy general, much to the excitement of her conservative father, Nicolo. Francesco, Nicolo's 'eccentric' brother caused a town scandal when he revealed his homosexuality 40 years earlier. He has returned for the wedding-turned-funeral and the two polar opposites see each other for the first time in decades. Acting on the final wishes of their mother, the conflicting brothers reluctantly embark on a drive through the countryside to bury their mother in their hometown; forcing them to confront family secrets, learn to love one another again and discover the true meaning of 'Family Values' "--Container
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