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Rota, Nino 1911-1979

Works: 2,093 works in 4,488 publications in 9 languages and 37,311 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts  Motion pictures  Gangster films 
Roles: Composer, msd, Conductor, Performer, Librettist, Arranger, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Musician, Honoree, Compiler, Contributor, Lyricist, Translator, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,226 libraries worldwide
Presents the Franco Zefferelli production of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
44 editions published between 1074 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( visu )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
27 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
Explores the history and influence of a U.S. Mafia family. Don Corleone, the family patriarch, tries to ensure that his sons will inherit his position and power over rival Mafioso factions
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( visu )
36 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,496 libraries worldwide
Fellini's autobiographically-inspired film about a famous film director (Guido Anselmi) who loses his inspiration in the midst of making a film, and retreats into his memories and fantasies
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita ( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
Marcello Rubini, a frustrated 'serious' writer, does tabloid journalism to make ends meet. He spends every evening in Via Veneto awaiting the next scandal, party invitation, or sexual proposition. From an enigmatic woman named Maddalena, to wealthy intellectual Steiner's penthouse, to a famous actress named Sylvia, Marcello finds himself caught up in the carnival spectacle of nightlife and its fleeting happiness. The empty evenings seem to weave together, a decadent rhythm punctuated only by the regret of the following morning. Marcello is consumed by self-doubt and unable to enjoy the success he has, and so stumbles on, dreaming of attaining the elusive sweet life
Amarcord by Federico Fellini( visu )
44 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
Memories of episodes of love, sex, politics, family life and growing up in a small Italian town in the 1930's
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,215 libraries worldwide
Coppola paints a chilling portrait of a Sicilian family's rise and fall from power in America, and the passage of rites from father to son. He masterfully balances the story between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
La strada The road ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Directed by Federico Fellini, the story of a fragile girl who falls in love with a brutal circus performer she was sold to by her mother
Le notti di Cabiria by Federico Fellini( visu )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 886 libraries worldwide
A young prostitute who works in the streets of Rome is continually deceived by men who claim to love her
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
La Strada by Federico Fellini( visu )
65 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 802 libraries worldwide
This academy award-winning film tells of the slow-witted innocent who falls for an abusive circus strongman
War and peace by Leo Tolstoy( visu )
17 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 780 libraries worldwide
En el año 1805 Napoleón amenaza con invadir Rusia. Pierre Bezukhov es un intelectual pacifista y ocioso, hijo natural de un noble. Cuando estalla la guerra, se mantiene al margen de la contienda y frecuenta la casa de sus amigos los Rostov, una acogedora familia aristocrática, en la que brilla por su encanto y generosidad Natasha
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Powerful family leader Michael Corleone, now in his 60's, is dominated by two passions: freeing his family from crime and finding a suitable successor
Fellini Satyricon by Federico Fellini( visu )
29 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Résumé: Evocation poétique. Deux jeunes Romains, Encolpe et Ascylte, se disputent la possession d'un esclave adolescent, Giton. Celui-ci accorde sa préférence à Ascylte et part avec lui. Après avoir assisté à un banquet extravagant offert par un riche affranchi, Encolpe est fait prisonnier par Lichas, pourvoyeur des plaisirs de l'empereur, et retrouve en captivité Ascylte et Giron. La chute de l'empereur amène leur libération; Encolpe et Ascylte connaissent alors diverses aventures. Ascylte y trouve la mort alors qu'Encolpe, frappé d'impuissance, s'efforce de retrouver sa virilité. [(c) OCS] [SDM]
Plein soleil by René Clément( visu )
37 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Ulises: adaptación de "La Odisea" de Homero que narra los esfuerzos de Ulises por llegar a su hogar en Itaca tras los diez años de la Guerra de Troya
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( visu )
27 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
This film compassioniately details a year in the life of five young men lingering in post-adolescent limbo, dreaming of adventure and escape from their small town and struggling to find meaning in their lives
Lo sceicco bianco The white sheik ( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in Italian and Korean and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Ivan Cavalli brings his new wife Wanda to Rome on the least romantic honeymoon in history--a rigid schedule of family meetings and an audience with the Pope. But Wanda, dreaming of the dashing hero of a photo-strip cartoon, drifts off in search of the White Sheik, thus setting off a slapstick comedy
Roma by Federico Fellini( visu )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in Italian and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Federico Fellini's look at the many layers of Rome-- ancient, his own past, and the present day. A semi-autobiographical, poetic comedy-drama film
Rocco e i suoi fratelli by Luchino Visconti( visu )
34 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Rocco chronicles the tensions within a southern family - a mother and her five sons - who have moved to a northern Italian city. The drama unfolds in a series of episodes merging into each other in which each of the five sons moves in turn to occupy the centre of the stage. Nowell-Smith suggests that each brother, in a sense, represents a certain kind of solution to the problems faced by a southern immigrant family in this historical moment (the 1950s in Milan) yet they are not typical
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N. Rota
Nina Rota
Rinaldi, Giovanni Rota, 1911-1979
Rinaldi, Nini
Rinaldi, Nino
Rinaldi Nino 1911-1979
Rinaldi, Nino 1911-1979 Wirklicher Name
Rinaldi, Nino Rota.
Rinaldi, Nino Rota, 1911-1979
Rota, ... 1911-1979
Rota, N.
Rota, N., 1911-1979
Rota, Nina
Rota, Nina, 1911-1979
Rota, Nino
Rota Rinaldi, Giovanni, 1911-1979
Rota Rinaldi, Nino.
Rota Rinaldi, Nino, 1911-1979
Rotta, Nino.
Rotta, Nino, 1911-1979
Нино, Р. (Рота), 1911-1979
ロータ, ニーノ
Italian (233)
English (135)
French (56)
German (35)
Spanish (11)
Latin (6)
Multiple languages (5)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
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