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Gassman, Vittorio

Overview
Works: 627 works in 1,921 publications in 8 languages and 10,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  War films  Romance films  Epic films  Religious films  Crime films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Editor, Director, Translator, Author of introduction, Adapter, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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War and peace by Leo Tolstoy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling drama of international conflict, spectacular adventure, gripping intrigue and tragic romance set against the sweeping backdrop of Napoleon's invasion of Russia
Abraham by BBC Wales( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham is a powerful film based on the most dramatic and moving tale from the Old Testament in which an ordinary shepherd is called upon by God to show his abiding faith in extraordinary ways
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and French and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
Tempest( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy loosely based on Shakespeare's play "The Tempest" has a New York City architect who tries to solve his midlife crisis by moving to a Greek island with his teenage daughter
I soliti ignoti = Big deal on Madonna Street by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 538 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
Il sorpasso by Dino Risi( Visual )

53 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waggish, free-wheeling bachelor and a bookish law student take a madcap trip from Rome to rural Southern Italy
Riso amaro = Bitter rice by Giuseppe De Santis( Visual )

75 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the rice fields of the Italian Po Valley a thief on the run meets a girl who tries to steal his loot
C'eravamo tanto amati by Ettore Scola( Visual )

42 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 310 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
Sleepers by Barry Levinson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four young friends from Hell's Kitchen get into trouble and are sent to reform school, where they are sexually abused by guards. Years later, two of the boys are seeking revenge and rely on the other two boys to protect them
Riso amaro( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker falls in with a small-time criminal who is planning a daring heist of the crop, as well as his femme-fatale-ish girlfriend. Both a socially conscious look at the hardships endured by underpaid field workers and a melodrama tinged with sex and violence
Sharky's machine by Burt Reynolds( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in English and French and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sharky, an undercover cop, is on a tough narcotics assignment and finds the game is rigged against him. He blows his cover by blowing away a drug dealer on a crowded bus, and buys himself a one-way ticket to Vice Squad duty
La Famiglia = The family by Ettore Scola( Visual )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1906 Carlo was born into a very large family. Now he is eighty ... and they are all coming to dinner
Profumo di donna = Scent of a woman by Dino Risi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive army private is assigned to assist a blinded, embittered ex-army captain on his journey from Turin to Naples. The captain is rude and eccentric, prone to say and do the unexpected. Their hilarious yet heartrending misadventures with prostitutes, clerics, and others they encounter along the way bring these odd companions to a deeper understanding of each other and their own shortcomings
Big deal on Madonna Street : I soliti ignoti = persons unknown by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

51 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 183 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 vie est un roman by Alain Resnais( Visual )

30 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into three narratives, this is a bewitching allegory contrasting the accounts of a rich man (Ruggero Raimondi) constructing a "temple of happiness" around the time of World War I, and a seminar on education being held at that location decades later
Il deserto dei tartari = Desert of the tartars( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For his first commission, infantry lieutenant Drogo is stationed at a remote desert garrison on the mist-shrouded border of the North Kingdom. Filling their days with endless drilling, the soldiers of Fortezza Bastiani spend the long nights wondering about an enemy no one has ever seen. As the days stretch into months, the strain of waiting for attack takes its toll on Drago's comrades: sadistic major Mattis, sardonic Lieutenant Simeon, cynical medic Rovine, and humiliated Captain Hortiz, who lives with the shame of having once sounded the alarm against an attack that vanished before anyone else could see."--Container
Woman times seven : 7 stories of adultery by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seven sexy stories of love and adultery set against a Paris backdrop. Widow, seductress, model wife, or passionate lover, Shirley Maclaine stars in the seven roles of a woman's life in seven sketches
Quintet by Robert Altman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors struggling to stay alive during the final ice age spend their last hours playing Quintet, a macabre kind of backgammon, as packs of wild dogs roam around looking for corpses to feed upon
Il sorpasso( Visual )

9 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waggish, free-wheeling bachelor and a bookish law student take a madcap trip from Rome to rural Southern Italy
The Bible stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life and times of Abraham, one of the most recognizable figures in Judeo-Christian religions. Abraham is a shepherd who heeds a divine command to take his wife, Sarah, and leave their home for a new land where Abraham will become "Father of Nations." Abraham and Sarah face many trials during their journey, but none so painful as their inability to conceive a child. When at last Sarah gives birth to their son, Isaac, both Abraham and Sarah are filled with love towards their child
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Riso amaro = Bitter rice
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Riso amaro = Bitter riceRiso amaroBig deal on Madonna Street : I soliti ignoti = persons unknown
Alternative Names
Gasmann , Vittorio

Gasmann, Vittorio 1922-2000

Gassmann, Vittoria 1922-2000

Gassmann , Vittorio

Gassmann, Vittorio 1922-2000

Victorius Gassman

Vitorio Gasmans

Vittorio Gasman

Vittorio Gassman

Vittorio Gassman acteur italien

Vittorio Gassman actor y director italiano de teatro y cine

Vittorio Gassman aktor włoski

Vittorio Gassman attore, regista, doppiatore, sceneggiatore e scrittore italiano

Vittorio Gassman Italiaans filmregisseur

Vittorio Gassman Italian theatre and film actor and director

Vittorio Gassman italienischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Vittorio Gassman İtalyan aktör, yönetmen

Vittorio Gassman olasz színész, rendező, 1922-2000

Vittoriu Gassman

Βιτόριο Γκάσμαν

Витторио Гассман итальянский актёр и режиссёр театра и кино

Вітторіо Гассман

Вітторіо Гассман італійський актор

Гассман Витторио

Վիտտորիո Գասման

ויטוריו גסמן שחקן איטלקי

فيتوريو غاسمان

ویتوریو گاسمن فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

ვიტორიო გასმანი

비토리오 가스만

ヴィットリオ・ガスマン

維多利·歐葛斯曼

维托里奥·加斯曼

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