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Koscina, Sylva

Works: 156 works in 331 publications in 5 languages and 1,929 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Sylva Koscina
Publications by Sylva Koscina
Publications by Sylva Koscina, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sylva Koscina
Giulietta degli spiriti by Federico Fellini( visu )
23 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in Italian and Spanish and held by 900 libraries worldwide
A journey into a world where sex and fantasy have no boundaries
Hercules unchained ( visu )
24 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 248 libraries worldwide
En route to Thebes for an important diplomatic mission, Hercules drinks from a magic spring and loses his memory, and then spends most his time in the pleasure gardens of Queen Omphale of Lydia. While young Ulysses tries to help him regain his memory, political tensions escalate in Thebes, and Hercules' new wife finds herself in mortal danger
Hercules ( visu )
31 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the life of Hercules, mythological hero of great physical strength. Hercules arrives in the ancient Greek kingdom of Iolcus to tutor Iphitus, son of King Pelias. Immediately on arrival, he falls in love with the king's daughter Iole. Before he can win her, he must succeed in a series of quests, in the course of which he teams up with Jason, true heir of Iolcus, whom he accompanies on the famous voyage of the Argonauts
Lisa and the Devil the house of exorcism / screenplay by Alberto Cittini, Alfred Leone ; directed by Mickey Lion ; produced by Alfred Leone ( visu )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 90 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
Il ferroviere by Pietro Germi( visu )
8 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in Italian and held by 57 libraries worldwide
He has a good job working as a railroad man, but Andrea Marcocci is not happy. An obscure disease haunts him. His daughter Giulia leaves her husband, seeking shelter in the arms of another man, who does not love her. Andrea's good-for-nothing son storms out after one argument too many with his father. Unable to face these troubles alone, Andrea starts to drink. Inevitably, the drinking interferes with his work and he causes a serious rail accident. Desperately trying to hold onto his job, he goes to work on a strike day, futher alienating himself from his friends and colleagues
Hercules plus Mole men against the son of Hercules ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
In Mole men against the son of Hercules, Maciste goes underground to discover the terrifying kingdom of the mole men who are ruled by the beautiful but wicked Queen Alismoyab
The secret war of Harry Frigg ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Sent behind enemy lines to free five Allied generals, Harry Frigg uses his hilarious talent for escape and his new rank of Major General (he's promoted from private overnight) to create havoc for friend and foe
Se permettete parliamo di donne by Ettore Scola( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Comedic sketches with Vittorio Gassman playing 8 different roles commenting on women, love and romance
Judex by Georges Franju( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Adventure thriller in which Judex, the famous crime fighter, watches over and protects a wealthy young widow as her fortune changes
Deadlier than the male ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Bulldog Drummond, a suave insurance investigator, trails a pair of sexy assassins who kill for fun and profit
Hornet's nest by Phil Karlson( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A WWII drama in which Rock Hudson portrays Captain Turner, an American Army officer whose troop has parachuted into the Italian town of Reanoto to blow up a vital dam being used by the Nazis
Les travaux d'Hercule by Pietro Francisci( visu )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Hercule est convoqué par le roi Pellas. Ce dernier a deux enfants, l'arrogant Iphitos et la jolie Iole. Hercule est chargé d'entraîner le fils du roi aux jeux guerriers. Il sauve aussi Iole dont les chevaux s'étaient emballés... Mais dans cette aventure Hercule n'a qu'un seul but, retrouver la toison d'or et rendre son trône légitime à Jason. Accompagnés par un groupe de jeune gens résolus, "les Argonautes", ils embarquent vers la lointaine Colchide
Hercules &, Hercules unchained ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the life of Hercules, mythological hero of great physical strength
Le masque de fer by Henry Decoin( visu )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in French and Russian and held by 12 libraries worldwide
D'Artagnan is assigned by Cardinal Mazarin to bring the twin brother of Louis XIV back to Paris to replace the ailing king. The brother is imprisoned in a chateau and is wearing an iron mask in order to hide his resemblance to the king. When D'Artagnan arrives, the Iron Mask has just escaped. Chases, duels, and arrests follow each other until the inevitable meeting between the two brothers
Hercules unchained a cult classic starring Steve Reeves, Sylva Koscina ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Steve Reeves is back as the Greek hero-God Hercules. Follow the adventures as Hercules battles for the throne of Thebes, fights to withstand the temptations of Lydia, and grapples with the ogre of the valley
Totò nella luna ( visu )
4 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in Italian and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"An Italian man is discovered to have the same elements in his blood as a monkey. American scientists believe this will make him the perfect candidate to be sent into space. However there are complications with German spies and aliens from another planet"--Container
Parlons femmes by Ettore Scola( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and Italian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Gassman plays a variety of characters who seduce women in a series of different vignettes
Amorous mis-adventures of Casanova ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
While hiding from the royal authorities, Jacomo Casanova, the infamous 18th-century Italian aristocrat womanizer, encounters his look-alike: Jacomino, a fugitive petty con man. Meanwhile, the Arabian Caliph and his wife are arriving in Venice for a state visit, and she insists on a night with the legendary lover. Through a series of erotic encounters and mistaken-identity mix-ups, Jacomo and Jacomino make their way back to Venice for their appointment with the Caliph's wife
Cyrano et d'Artagnan by Abel Gance( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"Deux gascons montent à Paris, Cyrano et d'Artagnan. Le premier entre au service du Roi Louis XIII, le second, devenu mousquetaire, sert la cause d'Anne d'Autriche. Nous sommes en 1642. Les complots se multiplient à la cour. Les intrigues amoureuses vont aussi bon train avec deux beautés de l'époque : Ninon de Lenclos et Marion Delorme
Agent 8 3/4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Dirk Bogarde, Sylva Koscina and Robert Morley star in this satirical comedy-thriller at the height of the 007 popularity and set amidst the world of international espionage. Unemployed Nicolas Whistler accepts a job and a tidy salary with what he believes to be a glass manufacturing company in London. He soon discovers that his business behind the Iron Curtain is in fact illegal. Everyone apparently believes him to be a spy but it takes much time and adventure for him to realize it. The realization numbs him with horror, and with his contacts gone, he is on his own. He must escape arrest and flee to England but the secret police are close behind him. Robert Morley, as his boss is a scene stealer." --Container cover
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Alternative Names
Koscina, Silva 1933-1994
Koscina, Sylva
Koscina Sylvia 1933-1994
Koskinon, Sylva 1933-1994 Wirklicher Name
Silva 1933-1994
English (69)
Italian (44)
French (32)
Spanish (8)
Russian (1)
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