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Scalia, Pietro 1960-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 90 publications in 5 languages and 10,404 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Military history  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Self-instruction  Biography 
Roles: Film editor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pietro Scalia
Gladiator by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
The 11th hour by Leila Conners Petersen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the indelible footprint that humans have left on this planet, and the catastrophic effects of environmental neglect and abuse, and calls for restorative action through a reshaping of human activity
Hannibal by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manhunter: FBI agent Will Graham captured the diabolical Dr. Hannibal Lecter but nearly lost his mind in the process and retired from the Bureau. When he is coaxed out of retirement to hunt a serial killer called "The Tooth Fairy," he is again faced with the horrors incumbent in entering a serial killer's mind
Levity ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuel Jordan has done time in prison for accidentally killing a kid during an attempted robbery. After being released, he returns to the town where he committed the crime in hopes of seeking salvation. He ends up in a community center where he meets a pastor, who helps him out. Trying to find redemption for his sins, he befriends Adele, who just happens to be the sister of the boy he shot in the robbery. He also meets teenaged Sofia, a rich girl with a drug problem. Manuel seems drawn to interfere when Adele's son Abner seems headed down a criminal path
Masked and anonymous ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Sweetheart is an unscrupulous concert promoter who has figured out a way to cash in on the feelings of doubt and uncertainty that plague his nation. Sweetheart has decided he will stage a massive benefit concert, with the monies going to Sweetheart instead of charity. Sweetheart hires television producer Nina Veronica to help promote the show and sell it as a nation-wide event, while Sweetheart pulls a few strings to arrange for the perfect headliner, Jack Fate
Robin Hood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Little Buddha by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a big American city, a boy and his family discover a prince in a land of miracles. But the miracle becomes real when Tibetan monks appear, searching for their leader's reincarnation- who they believe has been reborn in the boy. Suddenly, their worlds meet, leading the Americans on an extraordinary adventure."--Container
The quick and the dead by Sam Raimi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious young woman shows up at a fight-to-the-finish gunslinger contest to seek revenge for her father's death years earlier
JFK by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
JFK, la impactante película de Oliver Stone sobre los disparos que se escucharon alrededor del mundo y el misterio que los rodea, es una de las cintas más provocativas de todos los tiempos. Además de ser un éxito de taquilla, aclamada por la crítica y premiada, jugó un importante papel en el debate nacional que culminó con la aprobación del Acta de Revelación de Material de Asesinato, 1992
The great raid ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As World War II rages, the elite 6th Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of war. Under the command of Lt. Col. Henry Mucci, the men of the 6th will face the unthinkable by attempting the impossible! Included is a featurette
Robin Hood Robin des bois by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Russell Crowe (Lauréat aux Oscar®) retrouve le légendaire réalisateur de Gladiator Ridley Scott pour les aventures épiques de Robin des Bois. Découvrez l'histoire de l'homme qui se cache derrière la légende : Robin, guerrier héroïque, devient un hors-la-loi en enrôlant une bande de maraudeurs pour combattre l'injustice et mener la rebellion contre le lâche et corrompu Roi d'Angleterre. Pour conquérir le cœur de la séduisante Lady Marianne, sauver le village de sa belle et rendre son honneur à l'Angleterre, Robin doit faire face à toutes les menaces, accomplir toutes les prouesses et mener tous les combats. Au cours de batailles titanesques, le héros rebelle va écrire sa propre légende."
Playing by heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three sisters who take different approaches to love and relationships and their parents, whose long-standing love helps them face a final family crisis
Black Hawk down by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the near-disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993 where nearly 100 U.S. Army Rangers, commanded by Capt. Mike Steele. The troops were dropped by helicopter deep into the capital city of Mogadishu to capture two top lieutenants of a Somali warlord. The resulting action lead to a large and drawn-out firefight between the Rangers and hundreds of Somali gunmen. The battle led to the destruction of two U.S. Black Hawk helicopters and to the heroic efforts by various Rangers to get to them out. Centers on Sgt. Eversmann commanding one Ranger unit pinned down by the street fighting, to Warrant Officer Durant who was only survivor of the second black hawk crash site and subsequently captured. Lt. Col. McKnight leads a rescue convoy for the Rangers only to get lost within the hostile city. Lt. Perino leads the Rangers to the first black hawk crash site, while Staff Sgt. Yurek leads his decimated Ranger group through gunfire to safety
Robin Hood the untold story behind the legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people
Black Hawk down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc three of a three disc set, this disc features the historical background to the motion picture "Black Hawk Down", along with other behind the scenes and bonus features
Black Hawk down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Basada en el exótico mundo asiático, la historia comienza unos años antes de la Segunda Guerra Mundial cuando una niña japonesa es enviada por su familia a una casa a trabajar como sirvienta en una casa de geishas. La niña crece para convertirse en una legendaria geisha llamada Sayuri. Hermosa y afortunada, Sayuri cautiva al hombre más poderoso del momento, pero su corazón ya pertenece a otro al que no puede alcanzar". --Envase
Black Hawk down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters. Includes commentaries, behind the scenes features, and deleted and alternative scenes
 
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