WorldCat Identities

Giachetti, Fosco 1904-1974

Overview
Works: 47 works in 65 publications in 6 languages and 333 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Fosco Giachetti, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Fosco Giachetti
Les maudits by René Clément ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the closing days of WWII, a group of Nazis and sympathizers flee for South America aboard a submarine, but their escape is ultimately doomed
We the living Noi vivi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Italian and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the chaotic years following the Russian revolution, three individuals courageously defy an oppressive, state-controlled society. Kira, torn between two men, struggles with them for the right to live their own lives
Noi vivi We the living ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in Italian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the chaotic years following the Russian revolution, three individuals courageously defy an oppressive, state-controlled society. Kira, torn between two men, struggles with them for the right to live their own lives
Lo squadrone bianco ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story concerns a young cavalry officer (Fosco Giachetti) who voluntarily transfers to a godforsaken outpost in Africa. He has done this to get over an unhappy romance but now finds he is twice as unhappy in solitude. Eventually his inbred sense of duty resurfaces and he becomes a "model" officer, successfully fending off a band of rebellious natives."--Www.allmovie.com
The conformist Sunŭngcha ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This story opens in 1938 in Rome, where Marcello has just taken a job working for Mussollini and is courting a beautiful young woman who will make him even more of a conformist. Marcello is going to Paris on his honeymoon and his bosses have an assignment for him there. Look up an old professor who fled Italy when the fascists came into power. At the border of Italy and France, where Marcello and his bride have to change trains, his bosses give him a gun with a silencer. In a flashback to 1917, we learn why sex and violence are linked in Marcello's mind. Written by Dale O'Connor."--IMDb
Bengasi ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama of love and war during the conflict between Italy and Britain in Libya during World War II
Un colpo di pistola ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Count Anikoff, a Russian officer, challenges his best friend, Sergei, to a duel when he finds him courting the young woman with whom he is also in love
La vita ricomincia ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paolo, a former prisoner of war, returns home to Rome after the war and discovers that during his absence his wife Patrizia prostituted herself in order to save their seriously ill son
Nous les vivants by Goffredo Alessandrini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divine armonie ( Visual )
in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical film about Giuseppe Verdi
L'assedio dell'Alcazar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Spanish Civil War, the republican troops of the Madrid government face resistance at the Alcázar fortress in Toledo, with the siege lasting 68 days
La peccatrice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una ragazza sedotta e abbandonata fugge di casa per evitare lo scandalo. Il suo bambino muore prestissimo e lei è accolta da una famiglia di contadini. Un ragazzo le fa la corte, ma la lascia quando apprende la sua storia. Lei fugge di nuovo e vive di prostituzione fino a quando un dramma la persuaderà a tornarsene dalla madre."--Container
Samba ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brasil. Laura es una famosa cantante de quien está enamorado Juan, un viejo millonario, que tiene trastornadas sus facultades mentales, y que vive en un palacio de Petrópolis. Un día Juan descubre a la muchacha con su novio, Assis. No puede resistir los celos y la mata. El cadáver se lo llevan unos contrabandistas a quienes interesa ocultar la muerte de la cantante. Belén es una bella muchacha de los arrabales de Río, la cual tiene un asombroso parecido físico con Laura
Il Mattatore Love and larceny ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Vittorio Gassman showcases his comic talents in this farce by dircector Dino Rissi about the growing success of a con-artist. Geraldo (Gassman) starts out as a vaudeville performer and noting that acting abilities can be used for less legit purposes he creatively assumes different disguises in order to con people out of anything from a pair of shoes to ultimately mucho lira." -- all Movie Guide
Scipione l'Africano ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Epic Fascist Italian propaganda film glorifying the virtues of Ancient Rome. Personally commissioned by Mussolini himself." -- Distributor's website
Love and larceny ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1963 in Italian and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con Jean Louis Trintignant et Stefania Sandrelli in Il Conformista tratto dal romano "Il conformista" di Alberto Moravia = (Il conformista) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 uomini e 1 cannone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The protagonists are soldiers manning a battery on the Russian front. After the cannon is destroyed in a lightning attack under cover of darkness, they think that only a traitor could have revealed their position to the enemy, but instead they discover that the culprit is a Russian agent
The defeat of Hannibal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Produced during Italy's war against Abyssinia with backing from Mussolini's government, this costume epic celebrates ancient Rome's conquests in Africa during the Second Punic War with graphic battle scenes in which Hannibal's charging elephants are hacked and gored by a terrified infantry
Scipione l'Africano Scipion l'Africain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
Italian (30)
French (3)
English (2)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
Spanish (1)