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Monicelli, Mario 1915-2010

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Under the Tuscan sun by Wei er si( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,607 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 )

89 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 782 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
I compagni = The organizer by Marcello Mastroianni( Visual )

21 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 333 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
Welcome to Collinwood by Joe Russo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 280 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?
Boccaccio '70 by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

55 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four legendary filmmakers direct some of Europe's biggest stars in Boccaccio '70, a landmark anthology film. Mario Monicelli (Big deal on Madonna Street), Federico Fellini (8 1/2), Luchino Visconti (The leopard) and Vittorio De Sica (Yesterday, today and tomorrow) direct Sophia Loren, Anita Ekberg, Romy Schneider and more through four stories of unashamed eros. Modeled on Boccaccio's Decameron, they are comic moral tales about the hypocrisies surrounding sex in 1960s Italy
Boccaccio '70 : scherzo in quattro atti( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Lovers and liars ; The promise of love( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 135 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
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deux hommes ordinaires, se trouvent engagés malgre eux dans la Grande Guerre. Plutôt que de trahir leurs camarades, ils choisissent d'etre fusillés par les Autrichiens."--[allociné.fr]
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Italian and held by 114 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
Casanova '70 by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 94 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?
Amici miei by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

31 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 85 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
The organizer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compassionate story of the beginning of labor's struggle against degradation and exploitation during the 1880's
L'armata Brancaleone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 62 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
I compagni di Mario Monicelli by Pio Baldelli( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Marchese del Grillo by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 48 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( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in Italian and held by 42 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
Speriamo che sia femmina( Visual )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her divorce, a countess takes over the family farm. Unable to rely on men, she enlists the aid of female relatives and servants to run the farm. When the count comes back into her life, he and his male friends are not able to cope with the competence of the women
Caro Michele( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 38 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
Guardie e ladri by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Per non essere radiato, il brigadiere Bottoni (Aldo Fabrizi) deve arrestare entro tre mesi Ferdinando Esposito (Totò), un piccolo truffatore che si è lasciato sfuggire. Dopo spassosissime vicende e rocamboleschi inseguimenti i due finiranno per diventare amici."--Container
La ragazza con la pistola( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sicilian woman, dishonored by her lover, goes to London intending to kill him, and finds a new life for herself
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I soliti ignoti Big deal on Madonna Street
Alternative Names
Badiek, Michele

Mario Monicelli director de cine y guionista italiano

Mario Monicelli Italiaans filmregisseur

Mario Monicelli Italian film director and screenwriter

Mario Monicelli italienischer Regisseur

Mario Monicelli scénariste et réalisateur italien

Marius Monicelli

Monicelli 1915-2010

Μάριο Μονιτσέλι

Марио Моничели

Маріо Монічеллі

Моничелли, Марио

Մարիո Մոնիչելլի

מריו מוניצ'לי (Mario Monicelli) שחקן איטלקי

ماريو مونيتشيلي

ماریو مونیچلی فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

마리오 모니첼리

모니첼리, 마리오 1915-2010