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Trovajoli, Armando

Works: 428 works in 1,080 publications in 7 languages and 4,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  War films  Anthology films  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Sex comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Performer, Conductor, Director, Instrumentalist, Other, Lyricist, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Armando Trovajoli
Most widely held works by Armando Trovajoli
Two women by Alberto Moravia( Visual )

37 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking escape from city bombing, an Italian mother and daughter travel war-torn Italy during World War II trying to survive near-starvation, rape by wandering soldiers and other horrors of war
Una giornata particolare = a special day by Ettore Scola( Visual )

47 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 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, a brief encounter between a weary housewife and a radio announcer unfolds into an intimate drama
Leri, oggi, domani Ieri, oggi, domani by MercyMe (Musical group)( Visual )

35 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three humorous tales that portray Italian women who manipulate their sexual favors to get what they want
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 264 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
La familia by Ettore Scola( Visual )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"80 años de historia, 80 años en una familia de clase media en Roma y una vida entera recordada por Carlo, el protagonista. La historia ... con tres personajes principales se desarrolla entre conflictos y sorpresas ..."--Envase
C'eravamo tanto amati by Ettore Scola( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Marriage Italian style by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 194 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
Scent of a Woman by Dino Risi( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 166 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
Brutti, sporchi e cattivi by Ettore Scola( Visual )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four generations of a family live crowded together in a cardboard shantytown shack in the squalor of inner-city Rome. They plan to murder each other with poisoned dinners, arson, etc. The household engages in various forms of sexual perversion, land swindles, incest, drugs and adultery
Le bal by Ettore Scola( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 77 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
Casanova '70 by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Italian and Spanish and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern update of the famous character in which he is a NATO officer who can only make love in dangerous situations
The hunt by Carlos Saura( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Luca Canali (Mario Adorf) is a small-time criminal identified by the mob as the man who is responsible for a missing shipment of heroin. The mob orders the man's execution but don't realize that he's been framed. When Canali's wife is killed as a result of the mob ordered hit, he finds himself unable to prove his innocence and must flee from the boss's hit men (Henry Silva and Woody Strode). The only way that Canali can save himself from the mob is to take the battle to them and get his revenge for his wife's murder"--Container
Macaroni( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Amerikaanse topman die voor zaken in Napels is, krijgt bezoek van een oude kennis. Iedereen in de familie van de Napolitaan schijnt hem te kennen doordat zijn vriend regelmatig zijn naam heeft gebruikt in brieven. Komedie
I mostri by Dino Risi( Visual )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D'après la jaquette : Film à sketchs. Ils sont lâches, corrompus, menteurs, égoïstes, malhonnêtes. Ils sont la preuve vivante que notre monde est cruel et abominable
La Ciociara by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in French and Italian and held by 47 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
Passione d'amore Passion of love by Ettore Scola( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862 a handsome young Italian cavalry captain is transferred far from his mistress. At his new post, the captain meets an ugly woman who falls madly in love with him and seduces him with the force of her passion, intelligence, and sadness
Rugantino a new musical comedy by Armando Trovajoli( Recording )

3 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide


1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splendor by Ettore Scola( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splendor is the name of an old movie theater managed by Jordan (Mastroianni), who inherited it from his father. The theater is in decay and only generates debts and trouble, but Jordan is aided by his projectionist Luigi (Troisi) and usherette Chantale (Vlady). The story unfolds with black and white flashbacks to the theater's heyday
Che ora è by Ettore Scola( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcello (Mastroianni) and Michele (Troisi) are father and son, the one a talkative chain-smoker, the other a reflective introvert. On the day of Michele's departure for military service they begin to discover one another
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Alternative Names
Armando Trovaioli Italian composer

Armando Trovajoli compositeur italien de musiques de films

Armando Trovajoli Italiaans pianist (1917-2013)

Armando Trovajoli italienischer Filmkomponist

Armandus Trovajoli

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

Армандо Тровайоли

Армандо Тровайолі Італійський композитор

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