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Monicelli, Mario 1915-2010

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posthumous Publications by Mario Monicelli, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Mario Monicelli
Under the Tuscan sun by Audrey Wells ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing
I soliti ignoti Big deal on Madonna Street by Mario Monicelli ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour pouvoir réaliser un grand coup, Cosimo doit sortir de prison. Des amis se chargent de recruter un "pigeon" qui s'accusera du délit commis par Cosimo. Mais ledit "pigeon", Peppe, ne convainc personne et se retrouve en prison avec Cosimo qui lui fait part de son projet. Relâché plus tôt que prévu, Peppe décide de réaliser lui-même le coup avec les membres de la bande de Cosimo. Ayant soigneusement étudié les détails de l'opération, les voleurs rivalisent de maladresse dans l'exécution et l'affaire échoue
Welcome to Collinwood by Joe Russo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Toto fails as lookout, Cosimo is caught attempting to steal a car. In the big house, Cosimo's cellmate tells him about a fabulous Bellini, so now he needs a Mullinski. Cosimo asks his girlfriend Rosalind for help, and she looks for assistance from Toto, who calls on Basil, who draws in Leon, who seeks counsel from Riley, who selects the perfect Mullinski--Pero, who promptly reneges and then calls upon the burglary talents of once great safecracker Jerzy. The job itself is foolproof, so how do these bungling small-timers pull off the greatest heist of their careers without killing each other?
I compagni The organizer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In turn-of-the-twentieth-century Turin, an accident in a textile factory incites workers to stage a walkout. But it's not until they receive unexpected aid from a traveling professor that they find a voice, unite, and stand up for themselves. This historical drama by Mario Monicelli is a beautiful and moving ode to the power of the people, brimming with humor and honesty
Boccaccio '70 scherzo in quattro atti ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Italian and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Italian and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mascagni's opera of love, jealousy, revenge and tragedy in a small Sicilian village. Santuzza (Verrett) is the pivotal character whose burning love destroys her lover & ultimately herself
The organizer by Marcello Mastroianni ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compassionate story of the beginning of labor's struggle against degradation and exploitation during the 1880's
Boccaccio 70 ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four act cinematic joke
Lovers and liars ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anita (Hawn) is a lonely American with only five days left to her Italian holiday. When she is invited to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa by a handsome and charming Italian banker, Guido (Giannini), she is thrilled. What Anita doesn't know is that not only is Guido married, but he's on his way to Pisa for his father's funeral
Big deal on Madonna Street I soliti ignoti = persons unknown ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in Italian and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five men conspire to burglarize a small-time jeweler's safe. When the time comes to carry out the scheme, the men become hopelessly clumsy and have to eventually give up and go home
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in Italian and Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War I, the two protagonists (played by Sordi and Gassman) are cowards whose main concern is to survive at all costs
Casanova '70 by Mario Monicelli ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrea is a NATO officer who can only make love in dangerous situations. Concerned for his well-being, he decides to live as a celibate with a beautiful young woman, but will he be able to avoid temptation?
Lovers and liars The promise of love ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The promise of love: Teenage bride Kathy Emilio becomes a war widow when her husband, Marine Lt. John Emilio is killed in Vietnam. Her attempt to piece together her life and rebuild her future is complicated by the development of a romantic relationship with a civilian recreation director at Camp Pendleton
Amici miei ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amusing story of a group of friends who like to laugh and joke and sometimes do the crazy things they did in their youth
I compagni di Mario Monicelli by Pio Baldelli ( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I compagni ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in Italian and Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In turn-of-the-twentieth-century Turin, an accident in a textile factory incites workers to stage a walkout. But it's not until they receive unexpected aid from a traveling professor that they find a voice, unite, and stand up for themselves. This historical drama by Mario Monicelli is a beautiful and moving ode to the power of the people, brimming with humor and honesty
L'armata Brancaleone ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brancaleone leads an inept group of Crusaders to the sea in this offbeat war comedy. The Crusaders hope to find a ship that will take them to the Holy Land to reclaim the area for Christianity
Caro Michele ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A generation gap movie in which the slow disintegration of a large middle class family and its disappearance into conformity is contrasted to the zany freedom achieved and held by Mara, a kookie gal probably impregnated by the familys̓ only son
Un borghese piccolo piccolo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 30 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 Marchese del Grillo by Mario Monicelli ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in Italian and German and held by 29 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
 
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Alternative Names
Badiek, Michele
Monicelli 1915-2010
Languages
Italian (226)
English (34)
Spanish (10)
French (5)
German (2)
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