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Mangano, Silvana 1930-1989

Overview
Works: 219 works in 637 publications in 7 languages and 5,910 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Religious films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Collector, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Silvana Mangano
Death in Venice by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in Venice, this drama centers around a world-famous composer and conductor who, on a solitary rest holiday, spies an innocent young boy and becomes obsessed with him
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulpher mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
Ulysses ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ulysses' return from the Trojan Wars sets him upon a legendary adventure. He and his crew sail under the curse of Cassandra, and encounter Circe, the sirens and the cyclops
Dune by David Lynch ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and French and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his father's assassination, a Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis to free their desert world from the emperor's rule
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandonned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip toward madness
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handsome stranger enters the lives of a bourgeois Italian family and proceeds to seduce each member, including the maid
Oedipus Rex by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A dark and riveting retelling of the classic Greek tragedy. Set in Morocco, the film is a visual wonder of desert landscapes and powerful Moorish architecture."
Edipo re by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sophocles' play, with added prologue and epilogue set in modern times, is extended into the present and points out that the motives of the ancient tragedy still exist today
Riso amaro Bitter rice ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Italian and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the rice fields of the Po Valley, a thief on the run meets a girl who tries to steal his loot
Dark eyes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in Italian and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 19th century Italy, a middle-aged husband is torn between his love for a young Russian woman and his loyalty to his tolerant wife and family. Years later he tells his story to a fellow passenger on an ocean liner
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About a lonely art collector who lives in Rome and how his life is changed when the wife of a rightist industrialist, Marchesa Bianca Brumonti, her gigolo Konrad, her precocious daughter and her daughter's boyfriend Stefano end up renting the upper portion of his luxurious apartment. He gets involved in the affairs of complete strangers much against his will and ends up being even lonelier than before
Gold of Naples ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold of Naples: A selection of stories with Toto as a little clown imposed on by a bullying racketeer, Silvana Mangano as a prostitute, Sophia Loren in her celebrated comic turn as a pizza seller, and Vittorio De Sica himself as a gambler
Riso amaro by Giuseppe De Santis ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the rice fields of the Po Valley, a thief on the run meets a girl who tries to steal his loot
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired professor living a solitary life in a luxurious Roman palazzo is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her clique. He is strong-armed into renting them an apartment on the top floor of his home and his quiet routine is turned into chaos
The '50s pop revival ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Italian and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
Edipo re Oedipus Rex ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sophocles' play, with added prologue and epilogue set in modern times. Cross-cultural curiosites include Japanese music and Lenin-inspired songs, some written by Passolini who also stars as the high priest
L'oro di Napoli by Vittorio De Sica ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Italian and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of vignettes celebrating various aspects of Neapolitan life, including Toto as a clown imposed upon by a bullying racketeer, Silvana Mangano as a prostitute, Sophia Loren in her celebrated comic turn as a pizza seller, and Vittorio De Sica himself as a gambler
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Italian and Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War I, the two protagonists (played by Sordi and Gassman) are cowards whose main concern is to survive at all costs
Anna by Alberto Lattuada ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novice nun recalls her former life and almost gives up her vocation
 
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Alternative Names
Mangano, Silvana
Languages
Italian (162)
English (85)
German (19)
French (18)
Spanish (8)
Japanese (3)
Russian (1)
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