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Amato, Giuseppe 1899-1964

Overview
Works: 69 works in 209 publications in 6 languages and 3,732 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Biography  Motion pictures  Fiction  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Editor, Author, Adapter, Director, Scenarist, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Giuseppe Amato
 
Most widely held works by Giuseppe Amato
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita by Federico Fellini( Visual )

58 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcello Rubini, a frustrated 'serious' writer, does tabloid journalism to make ends meet. He spends every evening in Via Veneto awaiting the next scandal, party invitation, or sexual proposition. From an enigmatic woman named Maddalena, to wealthy intellectual Steiner's penthouse, to a famous actress named Sylvia, Marcello finds himself caught up in the carnival spectacle of nightlife and its fleeting happiness. The empty evenings seem to weave together, a decadent rhythm punctuated only by the regret of the following morning. Marcello is consumed by self-doubt and unable to enjoy the success he has, and so stumbles on, dreaming of attaining the elusive sweet life
Umberto D. by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

33 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot on location with a cast of nonprofessional actors, Vittorio De Sica's film follows Umberto D. an elderly pensioner, as he struggles to make ends meet during Italy's postwar economic boom. DVD
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita( Visual )

2 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in Italian and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist ventures into the decadent society of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him totally disillusioned
The bicycle thief = ladri di biciclette by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vittorio De Sica's 1948 drama of desperation and survival in Italy's post-war depression, filmed on the streets and alleys of Rome with a cast of non-professional actors, earned a special Oscar for its affecting power. Antonio's new job delivering cinema posters is threatened when a street thief steals his bicycle. Too poor to buy another, he and his son take to the streets in a vain search for the bike. De Sica uses the wandering pair to witness the lives of everyday folk whilst depicting a story of love and hope between father and son
Don Camillo ; and, The return of Don Camillo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Camillo: Don Camillo and Peppone once fought alongside one another, against the Fascists. Now, in their unnamed Po Valley town, priest Don Camillo and local communist leader Peppone fight each other. Don Camillo preaches fiery sermons and occasionally breaks a few heads, while Peppone a plain man of conscience who sincerely believes in his ideology. All the while, Don Camillo carries on the most crucial battle of all: the struggle within himself to love and care for those whose politics he opposes
Seven hills of Rome by Roy Rowland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While in Rome, a popular American singer and his cousin befriend a beautiful young Italian girl, which does not sit well with the singer's fiancée
Don Camillo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humor and humanity flow as the explosive Don Camillo and the hard-headed mayor Peppone clash over what's best for the people
The return of Don Camillo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his battles with Peppone, Don Camillo is exiled to a remote village where war is about to break out. Can the strong hand of the priest persuade the two sides to make peace?
Open city by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leader in the Italian underground resists Nazi control of the city
I grandi magazzini by Mario Camerini( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno and Lauretta, both employed by a department store, fall in love, but their relationship is put to the test by a series of misunderstandings
Yvonne la nuit( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who's lover is killed in WW I and her child kidnapped by her lover's aristocratic father, pours out her heart in song at every opportunity. Only in her dotage is Yvonne permitted a measure of happiness with a buffoonish companion who has loved her from afar
La cena delle beffe = The jester's supper by Alessandro Blasetti( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Italian historical film based on a play of the same title by Sem Benelli (and later turned into an opera by Umberto Giordano). The story, set in Florence at the time of Lorenzo de' Medici, recounts the rivalry between Giannetto Malespini and Neri Chiaramantesi for the affections of the beautiful Ginevra and Giannetto's thirst for revenge over a cruel joke played on him by Neri and his brother Gabriello. Giannetto's revenge "joke" ultimately leads Neri to murder both Ginevra and (by mistake) his own brother
Il ritorno di Don Camillo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peppone is forced to call on the help of his enemy, Don Camillo, in order to persuade a local landlord to let the city build a dike on his land
And the wild, wild women( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about an innocent housewife falsely convicted of theft. Sent to a women's prison in Rome, she is trying to survive and learn to cope in the company of murderers, thieves and prostitutes
Quattro passi fra le nuvole by Alessandro Blasetti( Visual )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria, a young unwed mother-to-be, desperately casts about for a means of avoiding disgrace. Making the acquaintance of good-natured Paolo Bianchi, Maria persuades him to pose as her husband and meet her family. Immediately ingratiating himself with Maria's parents, Paolo plays his part so well that only a completely unforeseen disaster could spoil the charade. And when that disaster inevitably arrives, it is Paolo who comes to the rescue, simply by telling the truth for the first time
The facts of murder : Un maledetto imbroglio by Jie mi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roma, il commissario ingravallo sta indagando su un furto quando, nello stesso palazzo, viene commesso un omicidio. Prima di mettere le mani sul colpevole, scoprirà gli altarini di tanti insospettabili. (Mereghetti)
Similarity Search and Applications 8th International Conference, Sisap 2015, Glasgow, Uk, October 12-14, 2015, Proceedings by Fabrizio Falchi( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book constitutes the proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Similarity Search and Applications, SISAP 2015, held in Glasgow, UK, in October 2015. The 19 full papers, 12 short and 9 demo and poster papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 68 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: improving similarity search methods and techniques; metrics and evaluation; applications and specific domains; implementation and engineering solutions; posters; demo papers
Natale al campo 119( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian prisoners of war in California are awating their return home at Christmastime after World War II. To cope with their situation, they tell stories about their lives
Ladrón de bicicletas = Ladri di biciclette( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la Roma de la posguerra, un obrero en paro consigue un sencillo trabajo pegando carteles a condición de que posea una bicicleta, de este modo, a duras penas consigue comprarse una, pero en su primer día de trabajo se la roban. Es así como comienza toda la aventura de Antonio junto con su hijo Bruno por recuperar su bicicleta mientras su esposa María espera en casa junto con su otro hijo
Gli ultimi cinque minuti( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renata and Carlo covet the same apartment in Rome. They first quarrel but Carlo finds an original way out: what if they married and shared the place? Renata agrees but on one condition: that she should be allowed to go on trying to find the man of her dreams. For a while suitors follow each other, each time ridiculed by Carlo. Things get harder however with Dino, a more serious rival. After dallying with the charming young man, Renata winds up realizing it is Carlo she really loves. Written by Guy Bellinger.--IMDB
 
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Federico Fellini's La dolce vita
Alternative Names
Amato, Peppino 1899-1964

D'Amato, G. 1899-1964

Giuseppe Amato Film producer, Screenwriter, Film director

Giuseppe Amato Italiaans filmregisseur (1889-1968)

Giuseppe Amato italienischer Filmregisseur

Vasaturo Giuseppe 1899-1964

Джузеппе Амато

جوزپه آماتو بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

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