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Manfredi, Nino 1921-2004

Overview
Works: 198 works in 670 publications in 7 languages and 2,688 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations  Short films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Author of screenplay, Other, Director, Author of introduction, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Bread and chocolate by Franco Brusati( Visual )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 557 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 )

51 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 347 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
Io la conoscevo bene = I knew her well( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 284 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
El verdugo = Executioner( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A macabre farce about an undertaker who marries an executioner's daughter and reluctantly takes over her father's job so the family can keep their government allotted apartment
El verdugo by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in Spanish and English and held by 152 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
Brutti sporchi e cattivi by Ettore Scola( Visual )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 144 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
Le avventure di Pinocchio = Les aventures de Pinocchio by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the adventures of a mischievous puppet who wants to become a real boy
In nome del Papa Re = In the name of the Pope King by Luigi Magni( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in Italian and held by 66 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. A compelling story of intrigue, political conflict and murder unfolds, within a magnificent historical setting
Rugantino : a new musical comedy by Armando Trovajoli( Recording )

3 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nudo di donna = portrait of a woman, nude by Man fu rui di( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 33 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 )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and Italian and held by 31 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
Alberto express by Arthur Joffé( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in French and Italian and held by 30 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
Viva gli Sposi! : appunti di vita coniugale by Nino Manfredi( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La luz prodigiosa( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 26 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
El verdugo by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amado is a professional executioner about to retire. José Luis, soon to marry his daughter, Carmen, must inherit his father-in-law's unpopular profession in order to keep the house where they are going to live. All goes well until the day the son-in-law faces his first execution. Amadeo assures José Luis that the condemned man will be pardoned at the last minute, so José and his family take a vacation in Mallorca. But the pardon doesn't come
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

Nino Manfredi by Aldo Bernardini( Book )

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

Un difetto di famiglia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 16 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
Io la conoscevo bene = I knew her well( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Italian and German and held by 15 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
Bambole( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four romantic and comedic stories loosely based on Giovanni Boccaccio's The Decameron
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alberto express
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Alternative Names
Luca Manfredi

Manfredi, Nino, 1921-

Manfredi, Saturnino

Manfredi, Saturnino 1921-2004

Nino Manfredi

Nino Manfredi acteur italien

Nino Manfredi actor, director teatral y director de cine, guionista y cantante italiano

Nino Manfredi actor italià

Nino Manfredi actor italian

Nino Manfredi actor italiano

Nino Manfredi attore italiano

Nino Manfredi Italiaans acteur

Nino Manfredi Italian actor.

Nino Manfredi italienischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Nino Manfredi İtalyan aktör, film yönetmeni

Nino Manfredi olasz színész, filmrendező, 1921-2004

Saturnino, Nino 1921-2004

Saturninus Manfredi

Νίνο Μανφρέντι ιταλός ηθοποιός

Нино Манфреди

Ніно Манфреді

Նինո Մանֆրեդի

نینو مانفردی

니노 맘프레디

ニーノ・マンフレディ

尼诺·曼弗莱迪

尼諾·曼弗雷迪

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