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Tognazzi, Ugo

Works: 310 works in 1,024 publications in 6 languages and 4,201 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Surrealist films  Dark comedy films  Erotic films  Film sequels  Spy films  Experimental films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Artist, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ugo Tognazzi
La cage aux folles by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
77 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
"La Cage aux folles" is the name of a nightclub run by a pair of aging homosexuals, one of whom has a son. The son becomes engaged to the daughter of a government official, and the couple must pretend to be "straight."
Io la conoscevo bene = I knew her well ( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 308 libraries worldwide
The prismatic portrait of the days and nights of a party girl in sixties Rome is a revelation. It follows the gorgeous, seemingly liberated Adriana as she dallies with a wide variety of men, attends parties, goes to modeling gigs, and circulates among the rich and famous. Despite its often light tone, though, the film is a stealth portrait of a suffocating culture that regularly dehumanizes people, especially women
The big feast = La grande bouffe by Marco Ferreri( visu )
51 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 211 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 by Pier Paolo Pasolini( visu )
9 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in Italian and held by 164 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 )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A collection of four short films which take a satirical and darkly humourous look at society and the conditions and circumstances of specific individuals in it. Illibatezza depicts a man's attempts at and obsession with finding a womb to which to return. La ricotta is a film about a man involved in a film about the crucifixion, and how religion betrays him just as it did Jesus
La cage aux folles II by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in French and Multiple languages and held by 88 libraries worldwide
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
Amici miei by Mario Monicelli( visu )
30 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The story of the interesting and amusing adventures of a group of friends who, in search of the good old times of jokes and laughs, go back from time to time to their younger days
Il maestro e Margherita The master and Margherite ( visu )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in Italian and German and held by 70 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
I mostri by Dino Risi( visu )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
An episodic comedy of cliches about the Italians in the 1960s
Touche pas a la femme blanche = Don't touch the white woman by Marco Ferreri( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 66 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
La Tragedia di un uomo ridicolo = Tragedy of a ridiculous man by Bernardo Bertolucci( visu )
16 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The son of the owner of a large Italian cheese factory is kidnapped, but as the factory is on the verge of bankruptcy the owner hatches a plan to use the ransom money as reinvestment in the factory
La cage aux folles ; The birdcage by Édouard Molinaro( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A gay couple must pose as husband and wife for son's soon-to-be in-laws; Armand & Albert,a middle-aged gay couple, reluctantly accept Armand's son's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down
Tolérance by Pierre-Henry Salfati( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in French and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"The story of a monk who was expelled by the church. He finds sanctuary 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 as the monk reveals himself to be much less than the pious man he portrayed on his arrival."
La Cage aux folles 3 : the wedding ( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in French and English and held by 40 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
Marco Ferreri collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 37 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."
La terrazza by Ettore Scola( visu )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 34 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 proprietà non è più un furto = Property is no longer a theft by Elio Petri( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in Italian and held by 33 libraries worldwide
A young bank clerk, denied a loan by his employer, decides to exact his revenge on the local butcher who is not only a nasty, violent, greedy piece of work but also one of the bank's star customers. Quitting his job, the clerk devotes all of his time to tormenting the butcher, stealing his possessions one by one, including his mistress
In nome del popolo italiano = Au nom du peuple italien by Dino Risi( visu )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in Italian and held by 31 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : Procureur de la République, apprécié pour son intégrité, le juge Bonifazi est chargé d'enquêter sur la mort étrange d'une call-girl. Santenicito, un important industriel corrupteur, est apparemment impliqué dans l'affaire pour avoir utilisé la jeune femme dans une histoire louche. Persuadé de la responsabilité morale de Santenicito, Bonifazi va tout tenter pour le piéger
Venga a prendere il caffè--da noi ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Italian and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"Emerenziano ... is a middle-aged tax inspector in search of a wealthy wife. He travels to northern Italy, where he meets three sisters, who, who wealthy, are not by any stretch of the imagination young or beautiful. He decides to marry one of them and take the other two as mistresses. The virginal sisters are slowly transformed into man-hungry mavens, each possessing her their own individual sexual talents. It seems to be working out fine for him until he meets a young waitress"
La vita agra ( visu )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in Italian and held by 22 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
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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 İtalyan aktör
Ugo Tognazzi olasz színész, 1922-90
Ugo Tognazzi włoski aktor, scenarzysta i reżyser filmowy
Ούγκο Τονιάτσι
Уго Тањаци
Уго Тоньяцци
Уго Тоньяцці
Уго Тоњаци
اوگو توگناتزی فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی
Italian (168)
French (132)
English (19)
German (17)
Spanish (9)
Multiple languages (2)
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