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Gassman, Vittorio

Works: 501 works in 1,578 publications in 7 languages and 9,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Epic films  Comedy films  Religious films  Fiction  Road films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Editor, Other, Director, Translator, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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War and peace by King Vidor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812, the film centers around disenchanted aristocrat and unhappily married Pierre and Prince Andrei, who both are in love with an innocent young woman, Natasha
Riso amaro by Giuseppe De Santis( Visual )

71 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 675 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
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and French and held by 646 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 sulpher 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
Il sorpasso by Dino Risi( Visual )

46 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in Italian and French and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waggish, free-wheeling bachelor and a bookish law student take a madcap trip from Rome to Tuscany. This unpredictable journey careens from slapstick to tragedy.--Abridged from container
Sharky's machine by Burt Reynolds( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and French and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover narcotics officer finds that the game has been rigged against him by a mysterious kingpin. Relentlessly he stalks his quarry and tries to save a beautiful call girl marked for death, in a seedy world where bad guys and good guys play by the same rule book
Profumo di donna = Scent of a woman by Dino Risi( Visual )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 201 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
La vie est un roman by Alain Resnais( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into three narratives. First section is set around the first decade of the twentieth century in the Ardennes, where Count Forbeck unveils his architect's design for a utopian city. In a modern day mirroring of the first story, a group of professors now inhabiting Forbeck's castle seek a new form of education through the use of the imagination, under the guidance of a guru named Guarini. The last segment depicts a Wagnerian fantasy landscape of kings and dragons, which arises from the imagination of the children of some of the professors at the school
Quintet by Robert Altman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 144 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
Woman times seven : 7 stories of adultery by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 143 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
Il deserto dei tartari = Desert of the tartars( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young officer commissioned to a desert post anxiously waits for the chance to measure himself against the enemy, the Tartars. However, each day passes like the one before, each interminable, and he falls ill and dies without every having the chance to go into combat: an allegory of life as a vain search for glory
Rhapsody by Charles Vidor( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soap opera with classical music background. Elizabeth Taylor plays a woman involved with a violinist and a pianist. They take out their frustration with flamboyant concerts
The Bible stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 95 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
A wedding by Robert Altman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding of Muffin to Dino Corelli becomes a big event when an aging priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, the Corelli family might have a connection to the mob, security guards are everywhere, and Dino's grandmother dies in bed before the reception
C'eravamo tanto amati = We all loved each other so much( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitive comedy about the friendship of three men and the one woman each has loved
Eugenio Montale da: Ossi di seppia, Le occasioni, La bufera e altro, Satura, Diario del '71 e del '72 : lettura di Vittorio Gassman, Eugenio Montale by Eugenio Montale( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antologia personale di Vittorio Gassman : poesia italiana dell'Ottocento e del Novecento by Vittorio Gassman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vittorio Gassman by Giacomo Gambetti( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il mestiere di attore : la pratica artistica e i luoghi di formazione : a colloquio con Vittorio Gassman e Bernard Dort by Rita Cirio( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vittorio Gassman by Bernard Degioanni( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Riso amaro
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 acteur italien

Vittorio Gassman actor y director italiano de teatro y cine

Vittorio Gassman aktor włoski

Vittorio Gassman Italiaans filmregisseur

Vittorio Gassman Italian theatre and film actor and director

Vittorio Gassman italienischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Vittoriu Gassman

Βιτόριο Γκάσμαν

Витторио Гассман итальянский актёр и режиссёр театра и кино

Вітторіо Гассман

ویتوریو گاسمن فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

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