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Mangano, Silvana 1930-1989

Works: 185 works in 920 publications in 8 languages and 6,614 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Religious films  History  Filmed operas  Historical television programs  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations 
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 )

84 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,273 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 )

32 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 743 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 )

79 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 682 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 )

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 Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

81 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 619 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
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

60 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 453 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 David Lynch( Visual )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 423 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 )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 391 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 )

30 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 161 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
Oro di Napoli = Gold of Naples by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

32 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 143 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 Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in Italian and English and held by 107 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 by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 70 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
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 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 62 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
The '50s pop revival( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The witches = Le streghe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 55 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 almost gives up her vocation
Confidencias( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 33 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
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 32 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
Theorem by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a striking young stranger arrives at a household and sets about seducing each family member he leaves behind an inescapable void of confusion that leads them on an odyssey of self-discovery and departure from the norm"--Container
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Mangano, Silvana

Silvana Mangano actrice italienne

Silvana Mangano aktorka włoska

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Silvana Mangano Italian actress

Silvana Mangano italienische Schauspielerin

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Silvana Mangano italiensk skuespiller

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Silvana Manganová

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מאנגאנו, סילבנה 1930-1989

מנגנו, סילבנה 1930-1989

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