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Mangano, Silvana 1930-1989

Works: 175 works in 839 publications in 8 languages and 6,446 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Drama  Religious films  Documentary television programs  Children's films  Filmed operas 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Artist, Author, Collector, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Silvana Mangano
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

83 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,291 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 )

30 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 724 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 )

73 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 658 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 a daring 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
Ulysses by Ma He( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 618 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 Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

70 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dark and riveting retelling of the classic Greek tragedy, 'Oedipus Rex'. Unknown to himself, Oedipus kills his father and marries his mother. When the truth is discovered, he puts out his eyes and Oedipus wanders the streets until he is found by his daughter, Antigone, a common blind beggar"--Container
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

51 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome stranger with a mysterious sexual aura tricks his way into a wealthy family and has a profound effect on each member of the household
Dune by Yossi Aviram( Visual )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 428 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 )

29 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 384 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 )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 158 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 by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 140 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
Dark eyes by ANON( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in Italian and English and held by 110 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 Great War and the shaping of the 20th century by Marie-Christine Bonneau-Darmagnac( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1917. Humour et héroïsme pendant la Première Guerre Mondiale, cette superproduction produite par Dino de Laurentis a remporté le Lion D'or au Festival de Venise. Mise en scène par le réalisateur du "Pigeon" et de "Mes Chers amis" avec son acteur fétiche Vittorio Gassman et Alberto Sordi étonnants de drôlerie dans ce film profondément humain, entourés de Silvana Mangano et Bernard Blier." (Source : jaquette)
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 )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
The witches by Roald Dahl( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novice nun recalls her former life and must make a decision about her vocation
Oci ciornie = Les yeux noirs by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un séducteur italien, un peu veule, raconte ses souvenirs sentimentaux à un passager russe sur un paquebot ... Décors 1900, toilettes, gags, numéro de charme et verve tout italienne ... Un classique
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 34 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 )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 30 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
Ochi chërnye( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Russian and Italian and held by 28 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
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Mangano, Silvana

Silvana Mangano actrice italienne

Silvana Mangano aktorka włoska

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 Manganová

Silvana Manganu

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Мангано, Сильвана

Сільвана Мангано

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מנגנו, סילבנה, 1930-1989

سیلوانا مانگانو بازیگر ایتالیایی

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