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Tognazzi, Ugo

Works: 341 works in 865 publications in 6 languages and 3,738 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Surrealist films  Film sequels  Spy films  Dark comedy films  Erotic films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Ugo Tognazzi
Publications by Ugo Tognazzi, published posthumously.
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La cage aux folles by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
49 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
A comedy centering around a transvestite nightclub in St. Tropez
La Cage aux folles II by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Continues the story of Albin and Renato, a gay couple who are proprieters of a transvestite nightclub. When Albin feels his attractiveness to Renato is waning, he sets out to make Renato jealous, with the disasterous yet hilarious result of embroiling them in a spy caper
The big feast La grande bouffe by Marco Ferreri( visu )
43 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Four world-weary middle-aged men decide to gorge themselves to death in one final orgiastic weekend full of gourmet food, call girls, and a hefty, lusty schoolteacher
Porcile ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Italian and held by 140 libraries worldwide
The story of a medieval cannibal is juxtaposed with that of the son of an ex-Nazi industrialist who prefers the company of pigs to that of his fiancée. In both cases, humans revert to animal behavior when they are removed from the spectrum of social rules and opinions
Laviamoci il cervello ROGOPAG by Roberto Rossellini( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Italian and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Il nuovo mondo looks through the eyes of the only man unaffected by an atmospheric nuclear blast over Paris and how those around him have responded and changed. And Il pollo rusponte concerns a typical, quietly suffering family man brainwashed by the t.v. advertising coordinated by a group of experts
Touche pas a la femme blanche Don't touch the white woman by Marco Ferreri( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Marco Ferreri transplants the Battle of Little Big Horn to the site of a demolished Parisian mall and presents his take on the classic American Western, sympathizing with the Indians instead of the cowboys. DVD extra includes: Excerpt from the documentary 'Marco Ferreri: The Director Who Came From the Future
Il maestro e Margherita The master and Margherite ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Italian and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Based on the novel by Mikhail Bulghakov, "Master and Margaret" is not only a story of devils visiting soviet and antireligious Moscow, of true and victorious love, of Jesus meeting Pontius Pilate. Above all it is existing proof of a great and praiseworthy belief that the world after all, is not so bad, and the people, if only given a chance are simply good
La Tragedia di un uomo ridicolo Tragedy of a ridiculous man ( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in Italian and held by 56 libraries worldwide
"Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man (Italian: La tragedia di un uomo ridicolo) is a 1981 Italian film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci. It stars Anouk Aimée and Ugo Tognazzi, who was awarded the Best Male Actor Award at the 1981 Cannes Film Festival for his performance. In his review, Vincent Canby describes the film as, "Bernardo Bertolucci's very good, cerebrally tantalizing new film, Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man, the story of what may or may not be a terrorist kidnapping of the sort that has been making Italian headlines with increasing frequency in recent years.". ..."In a small Italian village, Primo runs a cheese factory, but one morning he witnesses his son kidnapped by terrorists. As the film progresses, he has two problems: paying the ransom the terrorists demand and trying to save his factory which might face bankruptcy. What's a businessman like him to do?" --Wikipedia
I mostri by Dino Risi( visu )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
An episodic comedy of cliches about the Italians in the 1960s
Amici miei by Mario Monicelli( visu )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Amusing story of a group of friends who like to laugh and joke and sometimes do the crazy things they did in their youth
La Cage aux folles 3 the wedding ( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in French and English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A situation comedy about transvestite cabaret dancer, Albin, and his long-suffering mate, Renato. They face the dilemma of inheriting a fortune which stipulates that they must marry and have a baby
Tolérance by Pierre-Henry Salfati( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
"The story of a monk who was expelled by the church. He finds santuary on a small estate owned by a man named Marmant, who dreams of starting an academy of gastronomy. Marmant's young wife Tolerance welcomes the austere monk with open arms, but tensions with the nobleman increase. Conflicts and alliances form and re-form within the stately residence."
Come have coffee with us ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Italian and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Emerenziano (Ugo Tognazzi), who is best known in the US for La Cage aux Folles , is the middle-aged tax inspector who is in search of a wealthy wife. He travels to northern Italy where he meets three sisters, who, though wealthy, are not by any stretch of the imagination young or beautiful. He decides to marry one of them and then takes the other two as mistresses. The virginal sisters are slowly transformed into man hungry mavens, each possessing their own individual sexual talents. It all seems to be work out fine for him until he meets a young waitress who he entangles himself with and as a result becomes a helpless prisoner subjected to the whims of the love starved females in this erotic dark comedy
Marco Ferreri collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 33 libraries worldwide
(Tales of ordinary madness, 1981) Charles Serking, a hard-drinking poet living in the dark-alley of the world, is surrounded by desperate and depraved characters such as his ex-wife and Cass, the prostitute he loves. Cass inspires him to write and soon he must choose between her and his "art."
In nome del popolo italiano = Au nom du peuple italien by Dino Risi( visu )
13 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in Italian and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A judge investigates the death of a young drug addict
Venga a prendere il caffè-- da noi = come have coffee with us ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Italian and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged tax inspector in search of a wealthy wife meets three sisters, decides to marry one of them and to keep the other two as mistresses, but then he meets a young waitress who's very interested in him
A joke of destiny ( visu )
3 editions published in 1986 in Italian and English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A diplomat is trapped in his computerized car, which causes a national panic
La terrazza by Ettore Scola( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Perhaps a little over-ambitious for the casual audience unfamiliar with the Italian world of entertainment and politics, La terrazza involves a total of eight main protagonists and how they have changed or are changing. All eight are sitting on a terrace talking, while flashbacks and flashforwards fill in their past, present, and future relationships. Enrico is a burnt-out screenwriter, Amedeo is a self-made producer, Mario is a communist member of parliament who is having an affair with the married Giovanna and is otherwise having a hard time trying to tow the tough, virtuous line the party demands. Giovanna, as well as the other women on the terrace, have all the spirit of people looking forward to the future while the men have been there and found it wanting."--Eleanor Mannikka, All movie guide as seen on
La vita agra ( visu )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in Italian and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"The movie tells the story of Luciano Bianchi, an intellectual coming from a provincial area of Italy, moving to Milan after a mine accident killed some of his friends and co-workers. Milan in the is the symbol of the economic growth and increasingly wealthy lifestyle that characterised Italy's in the 60s, and Luciano's life changes dramatically: he leaves his wife and kids behind, gets a new job and falls in love with Anna, a young and lefty journalist."--IMDb
La cage aux folles ( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in French and English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The proprieters of a transvestite nightclub become entangled in international espionage
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Alternative Names
Hugo Tognazzi
Ugo Tognazzi acteur italien
Ugo Tognazzi actor y director teatral, cinematográfico y televisivo italiano
Ugo Tognazzi Italiaans filmregisseur
Ugo Tognazzi Italian film, TV, and theatre actor, director, and screenwriter
Ugo Tognazzi italienischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Schriftsteller und Komödiant
Ugo Tognazzi włoski aktor, scenarzysta i reżyser filmowy
Уго Тањаци
Уго Тоньяцци
Уго Тоньяцці
Уго Тоњаци
اوگو توگناتزی فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی
Italian (103)
French (100)
English (17)
Spanish (9)
German (6)
Multiple languages (2)
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