WorldCat Identities

Bertolucci, Giovanni

Overview
Works: 54 works in 116 publications in 5 languages and 737 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Giovanni Bertolucci
Strategia del ragno The spider's stratagem by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in Italian and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A son revisits the village in the Po Valley where his father, an anti-Fascist hero, was murdered in 1936, and learns the man was a traitor executed by his own men
Partner by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sua giornata di gloria: "Most of this film consists of a dialogue between the members of an idealistic group of Marxist rebels who plan to wage war against the Establishment. Ironically, the determined rebels seem to have no clue why they are fighting against the unnamed European country. The viewer is left to assume they are fighting for a worthy cause, though the fact is, the rebels may only be rebelling because it is fashionable to be against the existing power structures"Dan Pavlides, All Movie Guide
L'Innocente The innocent by Luchino Visconti( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sensual epic of an aristocrat's marriage and mistress
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno by Luchino Visconti( Visual )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 92 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
La luna by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him."--IMDB
L'automobile The automobile ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Automobile tells the story of Anna, an experienced prostitute who despite her success as a permanent part of the Roman nightlife, is dissatisfied by her position. Reflecting upon her situation and hoping for a way out she decides to buy a convertible. But when she ventures outside of the city for the first time, the people and situations she encounters are not what she expects and things go from bad to worse
L'innocente by Luchino Visconti( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tullio, a debauched aristocratic libertine, indulges in a series of affairs and finally leaves his wife for his mistress. Faced with the wrath of his mistresses' cuckolded husband, Tullio tries to return to his wife only to learn that she has begun a tryst with a young writer, Filippo
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )
in English and held by 20 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
Conversation piece Gruppo di famiglia in un interno ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 12 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
The key ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After twenty years of marriage, art professor Nino Rolfe attempts to break down his wife Teresa's conventional modesty. Noticing her affection for their daughter's fiancé, Nino instigates her sexual interest in him as well. This sets off a chain of unexpected events and emotional complications, as Nino and his unpredictable fascist daughter find that they both enjoy being jealous"--Container
Confidencias ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un profesor norteamericano jubilado lleva una vida solitaria en su lujoso palacio de Roma. Por circunstancias, se ve obligado a alquilar el ático del palacio. Su vida hasta entonces rutinaria se verá sumida en el caos
Miranda ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miranda is a beautiful woman who runs a local tavern. After the loss of her husband in WWII, she tries out a variety of men. Over the course of four seasons she meets four men: in winter there is the rich old council; in spring there is the young chauffeur; in summer the American G.I.; and in autumn, the servant of the tavern
L'innocent by Luchino Visconti( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in French and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The decadence of the aristocracy of late 19th century Italy is revealed through the lives of a bored aristocrat, his long-suffering wife, and a glamorous widow
Fallo! Private ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his latest erotic comedy, renowned filmmaker Tinto Brass focuses on youthful couples who realize that nothing can bring them together as effectively as regular doses of fooling around
Monella Frivolous Lola ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his latest erotic comedy, renowned filmmaker Tinto Brass focuses on the maddeningly charming Lola, as she plots to loosen up her fiance in the exuberant comedy
La luna Månen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American teenager witnesses the suicide of the man he believed to be his father and starts showing deviant behavior. In attempt to cut him off from bad influences, his mother decides to take him to Italy, where she also hopes to ignite her dying opera career. Her plan fails and in an attempt to save him, she flirts with an incestual relationship
Así como eres Così come sei ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giulio es un arquitecto romano que está casado y tiene una hija de la misma edad que Francesca, la veinteañera que le ha seducido. Todo se complicará aún más cuando Giulio descubra la posibilidad de que él podría ser su verdadero padre
L'innocent Il innocente ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A la fin du XIXe siècle, l'épouse délaissée d'un grand bourgeois romain s'éprend d'un écrivain à la mode. Elle est enceinte. Le mari, jaloux et de nouveau amoureux, ne cache pas sa haine pour le nouveau-né. Il le tue, le soir de Noël..."
Profumo della signora in nero The perfume of the lady in black ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sylvia is a chemist who begins to suffer from strange visions. She sees a mysterious woman in black applying perfume in a mirror, strangers following her everywhere she goes, and a ghostly little girl reminiscent of Alice in Wonderland, who may be Sylvia herself as a child. It turns out that Sylvia stabbed her mother's sexually abusive boyfriend to death long ago, and now her visions are driving her to madness and cleaver-murders
La stanza del vescovo by Dino Risi( Visual )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il tran tran dell'avvocato Temistocle Orimbelli, che vive in una villa sul lago Maggiore con la moglie e la cognata Matilde, viene sconvolto dall'arrivo di un giovanotto. (Mereghetti)
 
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Languages
Italian (38)
English (25)
Spanish (12)
French (2)
German (1)