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Rota, Nino 1911-1979

Works: 2,139 works in 4,884 publications in 8 languages and 39,079 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Manuscripts  Motion pictures 
Roles: Composer, msd, Conductor, Performer, Librettist, Arranger, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree, Musician, Compiler, Contributor, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Translator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
49 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,557 libraries worldwide
In the early 1900s, the young Vito flees Sicily for America after the local Mafia kills his family. Vito struggles to make a living, legally or illegally, for his wife and growing brood in Little Italy. There he kills the local Black Hand Fanucci after he demands his customary cut of the tyro's business. With Fanucci gone, Vito's stature grows. The family legacy is upended by Michael's business expansion in the 1950s. Now based in Lake Tahoe, Michael conspires to make inroads in the Las Vegas and Havana pleasure industries by any means necessary. As he realizes that even his allies are trying to kill him, the increasingly paranoid Michael also discovers that his ambition has crippled his marriage to Kay and turned his brother Fredo against him. Barely escaping a federal indictment, Michael decides to turn his attention to dealing with his enemies, completing his own corruption
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
23 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,273 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 taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( visu )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,711 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
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( visu )
38 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 )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 1,445 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 )
50 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,330 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 1,213 libraries worldwide
The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
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
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 884 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
War and peace by King Vidor( visu )
7 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812, the film centers around disenchanted aristocrat and unhappily married Pierre and Prince Andrei, who both are in love with an innocent young woman, Natasha
La Strada by Federico Fellini( visu )
67 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 778 libraries worldwide
This academy award-winning film tells of th slow-witted innocent who falls for an abusive circus strongman
Fellini Satyricon by Federico Fellini( visu )
37 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 753 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]
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( visu )
17 editions published between 1074 and 2010 in English and held by 752 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
Le notti di Cabiria by Federico Fellini( visu )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 738 libraries worldwide
A young prostitute who works in the streets of Rome is continually deceived by men who claim to love her
Chamber music for flute by Nino Rota( file )
43 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Plein soleil by René Clément( visu )
30 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Small-time conman Tom Ripley travels to Italy to convince wealthy playboy Philippe Greenleaf to return to America, on behalf of Greenleaf's father. Greenleaf refuses, leading Ripley to undertake extreme measures in order to get what he wants
I vitelloni by Federico Fellini( visu )
30 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Character study of five aimless young men living in a small Italian town, based in part upon Fellini's own experiences and those of his acquaintances
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
In the final instalment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protoge's love affair with his daughter
Roma by Federico Fellini( visu )
29 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Fantasy/images of Rome, as inspired by Fellini's memories of his experiences of the city, in the trappings of a message about the future of Western civilization
Le notti bianche White nights by Luchino Visconti( visu )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Mario è un giovane impiegato che da poco è stato trasferito nella città. Una sera mentre ritorna verso casa, intravede una ragazza accostata alla ringhiera di un ponticello su un canale, piange singhiozzando ed è infastidita da alcuni ragazzi
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N. Rota
Nina Rota
Rinaldi, Giovanni Rota 1911-1979
Rinaldi , Nini
Rinaldi, Nino
Rinaldi Nino 1911-1979
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 (234)
English (136)
French (58)
German (26)
Spanish (9)
Multiple languages (6)
Latin (6)
Arabic (1)
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