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Papas, Irene

Works: 277 works in 1,034 publications in 14 languages and 14,263 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Television mini-series  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Irene Papas
  • by Stephen William Rousseas( )
  • Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )
Most widely held works by Irene Papas
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

85 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading opposition MP is murdered at a rally. The police are anxious to establish the event as an accident, but the examining magistrate proves otherwise
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Zorba the Greek by Mikis Theodorakis( Visual )

72 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her
Anne of the thousand days ; Mary, Queen of Scots by Charles Jarrott( Visual )

31 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Queen of Scots: The battle between Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth, Queen of England, comes alive in this epic film
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941, on a remote Greek island, an Italian artillery garrison is established to maintain order. One Italian officer, Captain Corelli, adopts an attitude of mutual co-existence with the Greeks and engages in such activities as music festivals and courting the daughter of a local doctor. In 1943, however, after Italy surrenders to the Allies and changes sides in the war, Captain Corelli must defend the Greek island against a German invasion
Antigone by Sophocles( Visual )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of King Oedipus who kills his father, marries his mother and has two children by her
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope
Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )

34 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Agamemnon stands ready to launch his infamous thousand ships to retrieve the beautiful Helen of Troy. As the wind refuses to blow, a priest condemns him for sacrilege, and the powerful general is pressured to sacrific his daughter to save the states. Threatened and tormented, Agamemnon is faced with sending his child like a lamb to the slaugher and betraying his wife
The Trojan women by Euripides( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women of defeated Troy are at the mercy of the Greeks in this adaption of Euripedes' tragic anti-war play. The unbeatable cast is lead by Katharine Hepburn, Irene Papas, Genevieve Bujold and Vanessa Redgrave
The message = al-Risālah by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the beginnings of Islam in the 7th century. Also included is the documentary (45 min.) on the making of the film
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli = Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Um filme falado = A talking picture by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Maria and her history professor mother embark on an ocean cruise from Portugal to Bombay, India. Three mysterious and glamorous women board the ship at different ports. The captain of the ship invites the three women to dinner at his table, and they all speak in their own languages for the better part of the conversation. After the three women board, the picturesque journey begins to grow in tension and complexity
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jacob, father of the twelve tribes of Israel
Eréndira by Ruy Guerra( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedia negra que presenta a una adolescente que es forzada a prostituirse por su codiciosa abuela
Elektra by Johann Haeffner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oreste et Électre savent que c'est l'amant de leur mère Clytemnestre qui a tué leur père Agamemnon lorsqu'ils étaient enfants. Oreste a quitté le pays alors qu'Électre reste brûlante de vengeance. Des années plus tard, Oreste revient enfin
Yerma by Federico García Lorca( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child, but believes she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Omar Mukhtar, lion of the desert by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
The message : the story of Islam by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Moses by Michelangelo Buonarroti( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condensed from the six hour mini-series made for British television. The story of the Hebrew, Moses, who was raised by the Pharaoh's daughter. He was chosen by God to lead the Jews from the Pharaoh's tyrannical rule
Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From director John Landis (The Blues Brothers) comes a thrilling action comedy: Ed Okin's life is plagued with bad luck until a dazzling blonde (Oscar nominee Michelle Pfeiffer) falls into his life and pulls him into an exciting game of international intrigue
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.18 for The odysse ... to 0.84 for Papers, 19 ...)

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The guns of Navarone
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Irena Papas Grčka glumica

Irene Papa

Irene Papas actress

Irene Papas aktorka grecka

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Irene Papas cantante y actriz griega

Irene Papas grekisk skådespelare

Irene Papas gresk skodespelar

Irene Papas griechische Schauspielerin

Irene Papas Grieks actrice

Irene Papasová

Irene Pappás

Iríni Papá

İrini Papas

Lelekou, Irene

Lelekou, Irene 1929-

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Papas, Irene 1929-

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Ирен Папас

Ирена Папас

Ирини Папа

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Ірині Паппа

Ірэн Папас

Իրեն Պապաս

إيرين باباس

ایرنه پاپاس بازیگر یونانی

ირენ პაპასი

이레네 파파스

イレーネ・パパス ギリシャ出身の女優

The message : the story of Islam