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Mangano, Silvana 1930-1989

Overview
Works: 250 works in 850 publications in 8 languages and 6,475 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Religious films  Historical films  Erotic films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Artist, Author, 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 )

77 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach takes a convalescent holiday at the Venice Lido after the death of his child and the disastrous reception of his new compositions. Bored, he indulges an idle, whimsical, faintly epicurean interest in a beautiful boy sporting on the beach. The boy represents an ideal of perfect physical beauty; his youth and naturalness reproach Aschenbach's vanity and creative sterility. The onset of a deadly pestilence resolves his infatuation, as corruption eventually compromises all ideals
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

28 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miao shu ba la ba yu ye su tong ding shi zi jia que huo zhong sheng,jing duo ci shi lian yu mi wang zhong yu gui zhu
Riso amaro by Giuseppe De Santis( Visual )

69 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker falls in with a small-time criminal who is planning adaring heist of the crop, as well as his femme-fatale-ish girlfriend. Both a socially conscious look at the hardships endured by underpaid field workers and a melodrama tinged with sex and violence, this early smash is neorealism with a heaping dose of pulp
Ulysses by Ma He( Visual )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 623 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
Oedipus Rex by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

47 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 533 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."
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

56 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome stranger enters the lives of a bourgeois Italian family, playing both God and the Devil as he proceeds to seduce each member, including the maid. His divine and diabolical interaction with each causes them to re-evaluate their belief systems--Adapted from the container
Dune by David Lynch( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MacLachlan is Paul Atreides, son of Duke Leto, who struggles with the native inhabitants of the dry planet Arrakis (Dune) to overthrow the terrible Baron Harkonnen and his family and come to control the special product of the planet, a mind-altering spice produced by giant sand worms
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 380 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
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired professor of American origin lives a solitary life in luxurious palazzo in Rome. He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her companions: her lover, her daughter and daughter's boyfriend and forced to rent them an apartment on the upper floor of his palazzo. From this point his quiet routine is turned into chaos by his tenants' machinations, and everybody's life takes unexpected but inevitable turn
Gold of Naples by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in Italian and German and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays featuring Toto as a little clown imposed on by a bullying racketeer, Silvana Mangano as a prostitute, Sophia Loren in a comic turn as a pizza seller, and Vittorio De Sica himself as a gambler
Dark eyes by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Italian and held by 108 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
The '50s pop revival( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
Ochi chërnye by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romano has been a weak but charming lapdog all his married life, but when a mysterious Russian woman comes into his life, he almost finds the strength to risk everything in pursuit of her love
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 54 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
The witches = Le streghe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five short films each starring Silvana Mangano
Anna by Alberto Lattuada( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in Italian and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novice nun recalls her former life and must make a decision about her vocation
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired professor of American origin lives a solitary life revolving around his collection of paintings. He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her companions: her lover, her daughter, and daughter's boyfriend. After being strong-armed into renting them an apartment on the top floor of his luxurious Roman palazzo, the professor's quiet routine is turned into chaos
Confidencias( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un profesor norteamericano jubilado vive una vida solitaria en su lujoso palacio de Roma. Tiene un enfrentamiento con una vulgar marquesa italiana y sus acompañantes: su amante, su hija y el novio de su hija, y se ve obligado a alquilarles el apartamento del ático del palacio. Su vida hasta entonces rutinaria se verá sumida en el caos por las maquinaciones de sus inquilinos
Oro di Napoli = Gold of Naples( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 26 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
 
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Alternative Names
Mangano, Silvana

Silvana Mangano actrice italienne

Silvana Mangano aktorka włoska

Silvana Mangano attrice italiana

Silvana Mangano Italiaans acteur

Silvana Mangano Italiaans actrice

Silvana Mangano Italian actress

Silvana Mangano italienische Schauspielerin

Silvana Mangano italiensk skådespelare

Silvana Mangano italiensk skodespelar

Silvana Mangano italiensk skuespiller

Silvana Mangano olasz filmszínésznő

Silvana Manganová

Silvana Manganu

Σιλβάνα Μανιάνο

Мангано, Сильвана

Сільвана Мангано

Սիլվանա Մանգանո

سیلوانا مانگانو بازیگر ایتالیایی

სილვანა მანგანო

실바나 만가노

シルヴァーナ・マンガーノ

西尔瓦娜·曼加诺

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