WorldCat Identities

Scalia, Pietro 1960-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 106 publications in 5 languages and 13,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Military history  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  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 )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maximus, a Roman general is betrayed and forced into slavery. He trains as a gladiator and his skill in the arena leads him to Rome and a personal confrontation with the corrupt Emperor who murdered his family
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,395 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 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Robin Hood by Guthrie CSD ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
The 11th hour by Leila Conners Petersen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,198 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
Body of lies by David Ignatius ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
Hannibal by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silence of the lambs: When FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned a case involving a monstrous serial killer, she seeks counsel from an imprisoned cannibalistic psychiatrist Dr. Hannibal Lecter, whose fascination with the young woman is as great as his hunger for murder. As their relationship develops, Starling must confront her own demons, and an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage or strength to stop it
The counselor ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lawyer makes a risky entrance into the drug trade, and gambles that the consequences won't catch up with him
Levity ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 381 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 by Sergeĭ Petrov ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 354 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
Little Buddha by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a big American city, a boy and his family discover a story about 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!
The quick and the dead by Sam Raimi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This reinvention of the American Western is a wild, sexy shoot-out studded with action, suspense and offbeat humor
JFK by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 39 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 by John Dahl ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of American Rangers who rescue the survivors of the Bataan Death March from the Cabanatuan Prison Camp during WWII. When the Philippines fell to the Japanese, the remnants of Gen. MacArthur's Army were forced down the Bataan Peninsula where they were surrounded and cutoff with no hope of rescue. They were starving and dying of disease. Gen. Wainwright eventually surrendered and the troops were marched off to prison. Along the way thousands died or were murdered by the Japanese. They were taken to Camp O'Donnell and to Cabanatuan Prison Camps where they were starved and beaten. When MacArthur invaded the Philippines he made it a priority to rescue the remaining prisoners still alive in Japanese hands
Robin Hood Robin des bois by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 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."
Black Hawk down by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 8 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
Playing by heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 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 ( 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
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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Alternative Names
Scalia, Pietro
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