WorldCat Identities

Nero, Franco

Works: 385 works in 808 publications in 8 languages and 10,916 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Arthurian romances  History  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Western films  Film and video adaptations  Music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author of introduction, Contributor, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Franco Nero
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical retelling of the rise and fall of England's mythic King Arthur
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Verona, Italy - the beautiful city where Romeo first met Juliet - there is a place where the heartbroken leave notes asking Juliet for her help. It's there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old letter that will change her life forever. As she sets off on a romantic journey of the heart with the letter's author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson, all three will discover that sometimes the greatest love story ever told is your own"--Container
Django unchained ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Tristana by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1920's Spain, this film is a scathing examination of moral decay. The story concerns the relationship between a middle-aged man and his innocent niece, Tristana, with whom he's obsessed
Die hard 2 die harder by Renny Harlin ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
Painted lady ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a failed suicide attempt, rock singer Maggie Sheridan has lived with Sir Charles Stafford for ten years. But after he is murdered and a valuable painting is stolen, she sets out to track down the painting and the murderer
Querelle by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a proud and tough sailor named Querelle involved in drug-smuggling and homosexual adventures
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone
Django by Sergio Corbucci ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lone gunman dragging his own coffin behind him joins downtrodden townspeople to battle a sadistic colonel with his band of religious fanatics
Die hard 2 by Bonnie Bedelia ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a snowy Christmas Eve in Washington D.C., a team of terrorists has seized a major international airport, and now holds thousands of holiday travellers hostage. The terrorists, a renegade band of crack military commandos led by a murderous rogue officer, have come to rescue a drug lord from justice. They've prepared for every contingency - except John McClane, an off-duty cop seized by a feeling of deadly déjà vu
Die hard collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die hard with a vengeance: New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian, McClane careens wildly from one end of town to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game
Camelot original motion picture sound track by Frederick Loewe ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talk of angels by Nick Hamm ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Irish governess falls in love with the married son of her employer during the Spanish civil war
20 wild westerns marshals & gunmen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 20 film western super pack contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the Twentieth Century. Don't miss classic John Wayne, Lee Van Cleef, Chuck Connors, Jack Palance and others as they fight to stay alive and bring the bad guys to justice!
21 hours at Munich ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chilling account of events that shocked the world at the twentieth Olympics in Munich, West Germany, when a group of terrorists killed two Israeli team members and took nine others hostage
Young Catherine ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical drama that centers on the dreams and choices of Princess Sophia, destined to become Catherine the Great
Compañeros ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A Swedish arms dealer with a love for fast money and a trigger-happy Mexican bandit team up to kidnap a professor who holds the key to a fortune in gold. They find themselves hunted by the American army, stalked by a marijuana-crazed sadist (Jack Palance) and trapped in the middle of a revolution. Can these two enemies blast their way across Mexico together without killing each other first?"
Keoma by Enzo G Castellari ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon returning from the Civil War and finding his hometown overrun by the plague and a gang of racist, trigger-happy bandits, Keoma finds himself provoked to kill again
White Fang ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White Fang risks his life to protect a young boy when a corrupt businessman tries to take over the gold-mining town of Dawson City
Il giorno della civetta by Leonardo Sciascia ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in Italian and German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small Mafia-dominated village a construction supplier is murdered because he refuses to join the Mafia-controlled roadbuilding group
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Alternative Names
Black, Frank, 1941-
Lescovar 1941-
Nero, Frank 1941-
Sparanero, Francesco.
Sparanero, Francesco, 1941-
Sparanero, Francesco 1941- Wirklicher Name
Spartanerom, Francesco.
ネロ, フランコ
English (152)
Spanish (54)
French (38)
German (26)
Italian (23)
Russian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Portuguese (1)