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Valli, Alida 1921-2006

Overview
Works: 272 works in 1,104 publications in 9 languages and 9,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Historical films  War films  Mad scientist films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Dancer, Other, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alida Valli
Publications by Alida Valli
Publications by Alida Valli, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alida Valli
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
221 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,093 libraries worldwide
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime-- and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder
Les yeux sans visage = Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( visu )
56 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 900 libraries worldwide
At his secluded chateau in the French countryside, a brilliant, obsessive doctor (Pierre Brasseur) attempts a radical plastic surgery to restore the beauty of his daughter's disfigured countenance--at a horrifying price. Eyes Without a Face, directed by the supremely talented Georges Franju, is rare in horror cinema for its odd mixture of the ghastly and the lyrical, and it has been a major influence on the genre in the decades since its release. There are images here--of terror, of gore, of inexplicable beauty--that once seen are never forgotten
Senso by Luchino Visconti( visu )
84 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Italian director Luchino Visconti dishes up his usual blend of elegance and decadence in Senso. The international cast includes French film star Alida Valli as an Italian countess married to a Venetian nobelman, and English leading man Farley Granger as an Austrian military officer. The two are swept up in the Austrian empire's evacuation of Italy in 1866. Valli and Granger fall in love, but Valli ultimately realizes that the officer in interested only in her wealth and prestige, whereupon she gives him over to a firing squad
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
66 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 577 libraries worldwide
"A dark and riveting retelling of the classic Greek tragedy, 'Oedipus Rex'. Unknown to himself, Oedipus kills his father and marries his mother. When the truth is discovered, he puts out his eyes and Oedipus wanders the streets until he is found by his daughter, Antigone, a common blind beggar"--Container
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
17 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Il Grido = Outcry by Michelangelo Antonioni( visu )
34 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
A man is faced with the sudden end of a seven year affair with a married women when her husband suspects. He takes their daughter and wanders for a year, but realizes he can love only her
A month by the lake ( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Two women pursue a handsome bachelor at a luxurious lakeside resort
The miracle of the bells ( visu )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A young aspiring actress dies after making her first movie. Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the body of the actress, who died after making her first and only film, back to her hometown to be buried. To arouse public interest, and to get the reluctant studio head to release the film, he asks all the local churches to ring their bells for three days
Strategia del ragno = The spider's stratagem by Bernardo Bertolucci( visu )
31 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
A son revisits the village in the Po Valley where his father, an anti-Fascist hero, was murdered in 1936, and learns the man was a traitor executed by his own men
Novecento 1900 by Bernardo Bertolucci( visu )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
An epic drama of modern Italian life from 1900 to 1945, seen through the lives of two men, one of them a peasant and the other a landowner
Suspiria by Dario Argento( visu )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A young American student enrolls at a prestigious dance academy in Europe, but after her arrival there, ominous events begin to disturb her plans
Laugh, Pagliacci! ( visu )
4 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in Italian and held by 132 libraries worldwide
"The powerful plot concerns Canio after prison, and the composition and premiere of Pagliacci.[Contains] virtually all the role of Canio."--Container
We the living = Noi vivi ( visu )
10 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in Italian and held by 126 libraries worldwide
In the chaotic years following the Russian revolution, three individuals courageously defy an oppressive, state-controlled society. Kira, torn between two men, struggles with them for the right to live their own lives
The wide blue road ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
A fisherman struggling against harsh living conditions fishes illegally with bombs, leading to tragedy
Inferno by Dario Argento( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"A young woman stumbles upon a mysterious diary that reveals the secrets of 'The Three Mothers' and unleashes a nightmare world of demonic evil. As the unstoppable horror spreads from Rome to New York City, this unholy trinity must be stopped before the world is submerged in the blood of the innocent"--Container
Berlinguer : I love you ( visu )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic Content and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The story of Mario Cioni and his strange relationship with his mother
The night heaven fell ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Ursula (Bardot), a convent girl vacationing with her aunt and uncle in Spain meets Lamberto (Boyd), a criminal who murders her uncle and seduces her aunt. The two misfits then seek refuge from the law and the moral code of the day by hiding in the mountains
Sehnsucht by Otto Dix( visu )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in German and held by 38 libraries worldwide
1866, Venedig während der österreichischen Besatzung: Die Gräfin Livia Serpiera, eine glühende Patriotin, verliebt sich leidenschaftlich in den charmanten österreichischen Offizier Franz Mahler. Um seinetwillen verrät Livia ihre politische Überzeugung. Als sie entdeckt, dass Franz sie nur benutzt hat, denunziert sie ihren Geliebten als Deserteur. Viscontis erster Historienfilm zeichnet vor dem Hintergrund einer Amour fou das Porträt einer überkommenen Epoche. In intensiven, farbgewaltigen Bildern spiegelt er den Zusammenbruch der gesellschaftlichen Ordnung im tragischen Schicksal seiner Protagonistin. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Piccolo mondo antico by Mario Soldati( visu )
16 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in Italian and French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"Franco, a young man of noble descent, decides to marry Luisa, daughter of a humble clerk, against his grandmother's will. But a terrible tragedy upsets the life of the newly married couple: their little daughter Ombretta drowns in Lake Como and Luisa goes to the brink of madness."--IMDb
Lisa and the devil ( visu )
11 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds shelter in an old mansion. Soon, she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre
 
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Alida Valli actrice italienne
Alida Valli actriz cinematográfica italiana
Alida Valli Italiaans actrice
Alida Valli Italian actress
Alida Valli Italienische Schauspielerin
Alida Valli italiensk skådespelare
Alida Valli italiensk skodespelar
Alida Valli italiensk skuespiller
Alida Valli włoska aktorka
Altenburger , Alida Laura : von
Altenburger, Alida Maria Laura von.
Altenburger, Alida Maria Laura von 1921-2006
Altenburger, Alida Maria von 1921-2006
Altenburger, Alida von, 1921-
Altenburger Alida von 1921-2006
Altenburger von Marckenstein und Frauenberg, Alida Maria Laura 1921-2006
Valli 1921-2006
Von Altenburger, Alida, 1921-
Von Altenburger, Alida 1921-2006
Von Altenburger, Maria Laura 1921-2006
VonAltenburger, Alida 1921-2006
VonAltenburger, Maria Laura 1921-2006
Αλίντα Βάλι
Алида Валли
Аліда Валлі
Ալիդա Վալլի
אלידה ואלי שחקנית איטלקית
اليدا فالي
آلیدا والی بازیگر ایتالیایی
ალიდა ვალი
알리다 발리
アリダ・ヴァリ
Languages
English (233)
Italian (215)
French (79)
Spanish (45)
German (45)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)
Persian (1)
Hebrew (1)
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