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Trovajoli, Armando

Overview
Works: 531 works in 959 publications in 6 languages and 3,549 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Performer, Conductor, Director, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Armando Trovajoli
 
Most widely held works by Armando Trovajoli
Two women by Alberto Moravia( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cesira and Rosetta are mother and daughter in WWII Italy. To escape the bombings, the widowed Cesira takes her teenage daughter to her home village. While they share a very close relationship, the two start to grow apart due to feelings for the same man, Michele. When Michele is ordered to guide soldiers through the mountains, Cesira and Rosetta return to their home in Rome. Facing tragedies and humiliations, the two women struggle toward regaining their pride and former relationship."--Container
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola( Visual )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in French and Italian and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The meeting of the French writer, Restif de la Bretonne, Casanova and the exiled American patroit, Thomas Paine in revolutionary France of 1791 provide insight into the flight of Louis XVI and his wife, Marie-Antoinette. The king's capture in the town of Varennes ends the tale and provides the title for the film
Yesterday, today and tomorrow ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three humorous tales that portray Italian women who manipulate their sexual favors to get what they want
C'eravamo tanto amati by Ettore Scola( Visual )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Italian and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Trois camarades, frères d'armes pendant la résistance, attachés au même idéal de justice et de progrès social, célèbrent le fin de la guerre et la chute du fascisme en italie. Gianni termine ses études de droit à Rome. Nicola enseigne dans un lycée de province. Antonio se retrouve modeste brancardier-infirmier. C'est une période d'espoir et d'euphorie
Profumo di donna Scent of a woman ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Spanish and Italian and held by 115 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
A special day ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accidental meeting brings a lonely, dowdy housewife and a former radio announcer together for almost two hours of comic and touching confidences, arguments and self-searching. The day is May 8, 1938, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome, which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime
Le bal by Ettore Scola( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an ensemble cast set in a Parisian dance hall where stories are communicated with dance and music throughout five decades of French history. The film is done in pantomime, without dialogue. The music and dance illustrate key moments in French social history
La Famiglia The family by Ettore Scola( Visual )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At his 80th birthday party, Carlo reflects back on his personal triumphs, family comedies and tragedies, volatile politics and a war-torn world
Marcello Mastroianni mi ricordo, sì io mi recordo = I remember, yes I remember ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With an abundance of charm, wit and thoughtful introspection, Marcello Mastroianni looks back and reminisces about his life and work
Ieri, oggi, domani Yesterday, today and tomorrow ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Italian and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three tales of women who use sex to get what they want out of the self-centered men in their lives
Marriage Italian style ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Domenico first meets 17-year-old prostitute Filumena in a Neapolitan brothel in the 2nd World War. After the war they become lovers on and off for 22 years. Domenico eventually rents an apartment for Filumena and even lets her run his shop but is always chasing other women. Finally Filumena asks Domenico to marry her on her deathbed, just before he had planned to marry his young cashier, and admits she had his legitimate child. Dominico uses different subterfuges trying to find which teenager might be his son
La Ciociara by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )
18 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in Italian and French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rome 1943. Après un violent bombardement, Cesira, une jeune veuve, décide de rejoindre son village natal pour y mettre à l'abri sa fille de treize ans. Avant de partir, elle demande a son voisin, de gérer son épicerie en attendant son retour. Il accepte moyennant une nuit passée avec elle
Casanova '70 by Mario Monicelli( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Italian and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrea is a NATO officer who can only make love in dangerous situations. Concerned for his well-being, he decides to live as a celibate with a beautiful young woman, but will he be able to avoid temptation?
Macaroni ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two World War II buddies are reunited in modern day Naples. Antonia has been sending his sister forged letters from Robert since the war ended. Now it's up to Robert, a jaded, ulcer-ridden American executive, to try to live up to the legend Antonio has created
Matrimonio all'italiana by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filumena was working in a brothel when she first met Domenico and has been his mistress ever since. Upon hearing that he plans to marry a much younger woman, Filumena devises a brillant scheme to convince him that it is her that he should be marrying
Two women Paisan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paisan: "Paisan is a powerful collection of six vignettes depicting life in war-torn Italy and the tenuous relationships between the liberated Italians and their American liberators."--Container
La mala ordina ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luca Carnali is a small-time mobster and pimp who ends up, through no fault of his own, in a web of a settlement of scores between two main men in the Mafia and is forced to fight against two killers from New York who were sent to Italy to eliminate him. The second film in a triology by Fernando Di Leo
Rugantino a new musical comedy by Armando Trovajoli( Recording )
3 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brutti, sporchi e cattivi by Ettore Scola( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four generations of a family live crowded together in a cardboard shantytown shack in the squalor of inner-city Rome
Una giornata particolare by Ettore Scola( Visual )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il 6 maggio 1938, il giorno in cui Hitler arriva a Roma, una casalinga madre di sei figli, cresciuta nel culto del duce, incontra casualmente il suo vicino di casa, un ex annunciatore radiofonico omosessuale e prossimo al confino. La reciproca diffidenza cede, pian piano, alla comprensione e all'affetto. Ma cosa po trà cambiare nelle loro vite? (Mereghetti)
 
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Alternative Names
Berman, Francis
Berman, Francis 1917-2013
Matto, Sesso
Roman, 1917-2013
Roman, V. 1917-
Roman, V. 1917-2013
Torovaioli, Armando
Torovaioli, Armando 1917-
Torovaioli, Armando 1917-2013
Tovaioli, Armando
Tovaioli, Armando 1917-
Tovaioli, Armando 1917-2013
Travaioli , Armando
Travaioli, Armando, 1917-2013
Trovadoli, Armando
Trovadoli, Armando 1917-
Trovadoli, Armando 1917-2013
Trovaioli , Armando
Trovaioli, Armando 1917-
Trovaioli, Armando 1917-2013
Trovajoli, A.
Trovajoli, Armando
Trovajoli, Armando 1917-...
Trovajoli Armando 1917-2013
Vatro, R. 1917-2013
Vatro, Roman
Vatro, Roman 1917-
Vatro, Román 1917-2013
Languages
Italian (121)
English (16)
French (15)
Spanish (8)
German (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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