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Argento, Dario

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Once upon a time in the West by Sergio Leone( Visual )

69 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man preparing to welcome his new wife to his home is killed, along with his entire family
Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

110 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror film about an American student enrolled in a German dance academy. A series of bizarre incidents and brutal murders puts the academy in chaos
The bird with the crystal plumage( Visual )

38 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American writer in Italy becomes an amateur sleuth when he witnesses a failed attempt by a serial killer to take the life of the wife of a wealthy gallery owner
Deep red by Dario Argento( Visual )

50 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante una conferencia sobre lo sobrenatural, Helga Ulmann -vidente almemana- percibe una presencia inquietante en la sala. Alguien, oculto en la audiencia, planea un crimen sanguinario. Esa misma noche, Helga es brutalmente asesinada. Marcus Daly, joven pianista inglés, es testigo de tan oscuro asesinato, pero no logra ver al śadico criminal. Obsesionado con el delito, Marc empieza a investigar. Pero el psićopata sigue actuando y las muertes son cada vez más horripilantes. Una clásica historia de terro, de la mente del legendario Dario Argento
Inferno by Ron Howard( Visual )

38 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman stumbles upon a mysterious diary that reveals the secrets of 'The Three Mothers' and unleashes a nightmare world of demonic evil. As the unstoppable horror spreads from Rome to New York City, this unholy trinity must be stopped before the world is submerged in the blood of the innocent. The sequel to the film, Suspiria
Tenebrae by Carlo Gesualdo( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novelist arrives in Rome only to find somebody using his novels as the inspiration for murder. He finds himself the subject of death threats. As the death toll mounts, the writer finds himself more closely linked to the police investigation
Phenomena by Dario Argento( Visual )

46 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argento's first English-language film. A young woman at a Swiss boarding school tries to find a serial killer who is attacking her fellow students. First released in the U.S. as Creepers, with 28 minutes cut from the original film
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. Commandos: "U.S. Army Sgt. Sullivan is in an against-all-odds war adventure about a group of misfit soldiers he trains to stage a daring mission in North Africa. The platoon is ordered to take over an Italian camp, but as soon as the American soldiers reach their target, all hell breaks loose when some unexpected twists get in the way of completing their mission." Eagles attack at dawn: This story "is centered on a rescue mission to retrieve Israeli commandos from a Syrian prison. The operation is a covert maneuver involving members of the Israeli Army and Security Services".--Container. Hitler's SS: portrait of evil: "An overall look at Hitler's regime, focusing in on two young brothers from Berlin who join the Nazi camp"--Container. Go for broke: "The 442nd Regimental Combat Team is honored due to its make-up of mostly Japanese-American volunteers who loyally and courageously fought in World War II against their homeland and in the name of the United States. In particular, the film focuses on Lt. Mike Grayson, who holds prejudices against his men; ideas that were prevalent about all Japanese-Americans at the time. But as he watches the valiant men selflessly engage in battle, the lieutenant's biases are slowly chipped away until they are completely dissolved by the end of the war"--Container
Deep red( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English jazz pianist living in Rome witnesses the brutal hatchet murder of a renowned psychic and is quickly drawn into the savage crime. With the help of a tenacious female reporter, the pair track a twisted trail of deranged clues and relentless violence towards a shocking climax that has ripped screams from the throats of audiences for more than 35 years!
Opera( Visual )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young opera singer takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi's Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces the diva to watch the brutal murders of her loved ones. Contains depictions of brutal violence and shocking scenes. Considered to be a "horror classic"
La sindrome di Stendhal = The Stendhal Syndrome by Dario Argento( Visual )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial killer-rapist through Central Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession
The cat o' nine tails by Dario Argento( Visual )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a robbery at a research institute leads to a series of brutal murders, a blind puzzle maker and a tenacious reporter begin their own investigation of the crimes. With nine different clues to follow, they find a shocking web of twisted secrets
Giallo by Dario Argento( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Italy, a serial killer known only as Yellow kidnaps foreign women in his unlicensed taxi. After drugging them, he mutilates his victims and documents his deeds with photographs. Celine fears that her sister has been kidnapped and teams up with Inspector Enzo Avolfi to rescue her from the sadistic killer
Mother of tears : the third mother( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part three of the "Three Mothers" trilogy (Suspiria (1977) and Inferno (1980) which takes place in Rome and has to do with Mater Lachrymarum (The Third Mother). An ancient urn is found in a cemetery outside Rome. Once opened, it triggers a series of violent incidents: robberies, rapes and murders increase dramatically, while several mysterious, evil-looking young women coming from all over the world are gathering in the city. All these events are caused by the return of Mater Lacrimarum, the last of three powerful witches who have been spreading terror and death for centuries
Jenifer by Dario Argento( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An officer saves a disfigured young woman from being slaughtered by a crazy old man. He allows her to stay in his home, but starts to become obsessed with her. Soon he realizes that only one thing will keep the girl from hurting anyone else
4 mosche di velluto grigio( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dario Argento tells the story of a drummer whose acquaintances are viciously murdered by a mysterious figure
Do you like Hitchcock? by Dario Argento( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian master of horror Dario Argento returns to the thriller genre with this sly and sexy tribute to Hitchcock. Elio Germano stars as Giulio, a nerdy film student and lifelong voyeur, who begins to believe that two lovely young strangers may have conspired to commit a brutal murder. But when reel obsession leads to real danger, one question alone holds the key to terror: Do you like Hitchcock?
Demons by Lamberto Bava( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young women receive complementary passes to a premiere of a new horror film at a strange movie theater. As the film plays, various audience members are possessed by malevolent forces, turning them into demonic creatures. The girls find themselves teaming with the remaining survivors in a bid to escape
The Cat o'nine tails by Dario Argento( Visual )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a genetics laboratory is broken into and a mysterious item is stolen, a former news reporter who is blind discovers that he may have information that bears on the investigation. He and the young reporter assigned to the case begin working together to find the culprit. When several people connected with the lab are gruesomely murdered, the two realize they may be in over their heads
The phantom of the opera by Rupert Julian( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mysteriously, a series of terrifying accidents and brutal murders leaves a bloody trail in the subterranean caverns of an opera house basement.orn into the murky sewer waters below theater stalks a man/monster raised by creatures of the underworld. This Phantom's dark and grotesque life is shattered when he becomes obsessed with a beautiful young singer, seducing her with his chilling but exotic presence. The blood-curdling terror and disturbing eroticism of this classic story make this horror film one that will haunt your dreams forever."--Container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Once upon a time in the West
Alternative Names
Bernadotte , Sirio

Dario Argento cineasta italiano

Dario Argento Italiaans filmregisseur

Dario Argento Italian film director, producer and screenwriter.

Dario Argento italienischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Dario Argento réalisateur et scénariste italien

Darius Argento

Ντάριο Αρτζέντο ιταλός σκηνοθέτης, παραγωγός και σεναριογράφος

Дарио Ардженто

Даріо Ардженто

Դարիո Արջենտո

דאריו ארג'נטו

داريو أرجنتو

داریو آرجنتو فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

아르젠토, 다리오 1940-

알젠토, 다리오 1940-

アルジェント, ダリオ




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