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Piccioni, Piero

Overview
Works: 253 works in 406 publications in 7 languages and 2,775 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, msd, Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Illustrator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Piero Piccioni Publications about Piero Piccioni
Publications by  Piero Piccioni Publications by Piero Piccioni
posthumous Publications by Piero Piccioni, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Piero Piccioni
Salvatore Giuliano by Federico Zardi ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vida del bandido Salvatore Giuliano, partidario del separatismo y controvertido héroe del pueblo siciliano. Culpable del asesinato de un carabinieri, Giuliano se oculta en la campiña de la isla donde organiza una banda de forajidos
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in Italian and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Le mani sulla città Hands over the city ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Italian and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The structure of power and the facade of democracy are explored in this political exposé of corruption in Naples. Following the fatal collapse of a tenement building, an investigation reveals that profits from municipal developments are going to city council members and developers in backroom negotiations
Tre fratelli Three brothers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in Italian and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Due to the death of their mother, three brothers return to the village of their childhood. They find a common ground in their separate daily lives in various parts of Italy
La commare secca Grim reaper ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brutalized corpse of a prostitute is found in a Roman park, along the banks of the Tiber River. The police round up and interrogate a handful of possible suspects. Each has to explain why he is there. One of them is the killer
Il momento della verità The moment of truth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A] visceral plunge into the life of a famous torero played by real-life bullfighting legend Miguel Mateo, known as Miguelin. Charting his rise and fall with a single-minded focus on the bloody business at hand, the film is at once gritty and operatic, placing the viewer right in the thick of the ring's action, as close to death as possible. ... [T]his is a not just an electrifying drama but also a profound and moving inquiry into a violent world and it's perhaps the greatest bullfighting movie ever made."--Container
The big Lebowski original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adua e le compagne Adua and her friends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wonderful example of Italian realism, this film tells the story of four prostitutes forced to fend for themselves when a new law closes the bordellos of Rome. They pool their savings to open a trattoria, but find they cannot get a license. A prominent fixer with connections obtains the license for them, on the condition that they conduct their old business upstairs and pay him an exorbitant monthly fee
Il momento della verità ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visceral plunge into the life of a famous torero played by real-life bullfighting legend Miguel Mateo, known as Miguelin. Charting his rise and fall with a single-minded focus on the bloody business at hand, the film is at once gritty and operatic, placing the viewer right in the thick of the rings action, as close to death as possible. This is a not just an electrifying drama but also a profound and moving inquiry into a violent world and perhaps the greatest bullfighting movie ever made
Lucky Luciano by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[Film] about the man who started the largest international crime organization in history and the men who would stop at nothing to do him in."--External container
Mimi ́metallurgico ferito nellónore Mimi the metalworker : wounded in honor by Lina Wertmüller ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in Italian and German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about a Sicilian laborer who in the course of defending his honor gets into trouble with the Communists, Mafia and his family
Ritmando con la 013 ( )
2 editions published in 2007 and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in Italian and French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
More than a miracle music from the original sound track by Piero Piccioni ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Uomini contro by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops"--IMDb
Lino Ventura in Die Macht und ihr Preis by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'indagine sull'omicidio di tre magistrati nell'Italia del Sud conduce l'ispettore Rogas a Roma, dove tra ostacoli e intrighi di palazzo scopre l'esistenza di un complotto eversivo. Verrà ucciso in un museo insieme al segretario del Pci a cui voleva raccontare tutto, ma le loro morti non serviranno a niente: i superiori di Rogas lo faranno passare per mitomane, i compagni del segretario taceranno perchè giudicano prematuro l'avvento al potere dei comunisti. (Mereghetti)
Bello, onesto, emigrato Australia sposerebbe compaesana illibata ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this Italian comedy, Amedio is a telephone lineman who works in remote parts of Australia. Unfortunately, for this shy, homely Italian man, all of Australia is remote. He wants a wife, and arranges for one by mail. The woman he has chosen is Carmela, a very beautiful mature prostitute who seeks to retire from her profession. The picture he sent her to induce her to come to Australia wasn't of himself, but of his handsome buddy Giuseppe. The picture convinces her to come out, but when she arrives and meets Amedio, she says she won't go through with the marriage because she wants Giuseppe. How will he be able to satisfy Carmela and still marry her?--All Movie Guide
Le mani sulla cittá = Main basse sur la ville by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mots-clés : corruption ; politique ; Italie ; 20e s. (2e moitié)
Three brothers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three brothers are summoned home by their father and face a shattering experience
 
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Morgan, P.
Morgan, P. 1921-2004
Morgan, Piero
Morgan, Piero, 1921-2004
Pero Piccioni
Piccioni, P. (Piero)
Piccioni, Peter
Piccioni, Peter, 1921-2004
Pierio Piccioni
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