WorldCat Identities

Germi, Pietro 1914-1974

Overview
Works: 151 works in 460 publications in 6 languages and 2,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Interviews  Comedy films  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Actor, Producer, Performer, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4272
Publication Timeline
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Divorzio all'italiana ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baron Fernanco Cefalu (Marcello Mastroianni) longs to marry his nubile young cousin Angela (Stefania Sandrelli), but one obstacle stands in his way, his wife Rosalia (Daniela Rocca). His solution? Since divorce is illegal, he plans tu lure his wife into the arms of another and then murder her to save his honor
Sedotta e abbandonata ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian girl is seduced by her sister's boyfriend, setting in motion a chain of events which looks with tongue in cheek at the Sicilian code of honor, as the patriarch of the family tries to get the scoundrel to do right by his daughter
Seduced and abandoned ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in Italian and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man bed hops, from woman to woman, until all his philandering catches up to him
Divorzio all'italiana by Pietro Germi ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als de Italiaanse baron Fernando Cefal is uitgegekeken op zijn vrouw en haar wil inruilen voor een beeldschoon nichtje moet hij een list verzinnen omdat echtscheiding voor de wet verboden is
Il ferroviere by Pietro Germi ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He has a good job working as a railroad man, but Andrea Marcocci is not happy. An obscure disease haunts him. His daughter Giulia leaves her husband, seeking shelter in the arms of another man, who does not love her. Andrea's good-for-nothing son storms out after one argument too many with his father. Unable to face these troubles alone, Andrea starts to drink. Inevitably, the drinking interferes with his work and he causes a serious rail accident. Desperately trying to hold onto his job, he goes to work on a strike day, futher alienating himself from his friends and colleagues
Alfredo, Alfredo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfredo Sbisa is a shy young man, who after a long courtship succeeds in marrying the girl of his dreams, Maria Rosa. Married bliss however eludes Alfredo as his wife's pregnancy, the arrival of the in-laws and subsequent departure of his father prove almost too much for the young husband to cope with. To add insult to injury he is banished to the cellar when Maria Rosa's mother announces that his bride must have the marital bed all to herself
Sedotta e abbandonata di Pietro Germi by Giacomo Gambetti ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'uomo di paglia di Pietro Germi by Fausto Montesanti ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In nome della legge ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new magistrate confronts the local Mafia's iron grip on every aspect of life in a Sicilian village
Un maledetto imbroglio by Pietro Germi ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A robbery in Rome leads to murder, which leads to an investigation
Amici miei ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 24 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
Signore & signori ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scathing satire of middle-class provincial Italian attitudes toward love and hypocrisy in the 1960s
Il cammino della speranza by Pietro Germi ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Sicilian miners leave Italy to seek their fortune in France
The facts of murder Un maledetto imbroglio ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thief sneaks into the apartment of Roman aristocrat Anzaloni, situated on the Roman Via Merulana, and steals a fortune in jewelry. But as soon as Inspector Ingravallo starts to question the neighbors, he immediately has the feeling that something very fishy is indeed going on. What looked like an ordinary theft becomes an incredibly tangled mystery that will lead to a very unexpected outcome
La città si difende ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four men plan separate escapes after stealing the receipts from a soccer match
La viaccia = auvais chemins by Mauro Bolognini ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Viaccia es una finca que no pertenece a quienes la cultivan, sino al tío Fernando, un comerciante avaro y astuto que la recibió en herencia. El padre de Amérigo no puede recuperarla, y su hijo primogénito, poco aficionado al cultivo de la tierra, prefiere marcharse a la ciudad
Signore e signori ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scathing satire of middle-class provincial Italian attitudes toward love and hypocrisy in the 1960s
L'uomo di paglia ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man has an affair with a younger woman and shows his true character
Il brigante di tacca del lupo ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 19th century Sicily, a small force of soldiers fight in the hills against the bandits who are holding their country to ransom."--IMDb.com
Gelosia by Pietro Germi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 19th-century Sicilian nobleman murders a man he believes to be the lover of his mistress, and is driven mad by remorse
 
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