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Magnani, Anna 1908-1973

Works: 339 works in 1,202 publications in 7 languages and 8,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Social problem films  Television adaptations  Musical films  Romance films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Costume designer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Anna Magnani
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Most widely held works by Anna Magnani
Open city( Visual )

59 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production on this film began during the German occupation of Rome in 1943, continued when they withdrew, and was completed just as the Allies were liberating the city. Ultra-realistic portrayal of life in the occupied city of Rome. Adapts the true story of the plights of a priest and a Resistance leader being sought by the Germans
Mamma Roma by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

92 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prostitute's attempt to escape the clutches of her brutal pimp end in tragedy for her teenage son. Far from telling a sad and sentimental tale about a whore with a heart of gold, Pasolini frames and distances his story. He is ever alert to the incongruous features of a world where petit bourgeois piety rubs up against the amoral innocent violence of the underclass
Roma by Federico Fellini( Visual )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelogue, memoir and outrageous cinematic spectacle converge in this kaleidoscopic valentine to the Eternal City, composed by one of its most iconic inhabitants. Leisurely one moment and breathless the next, this urban fantasia by Federico Fellini interweaves recollections of the director's young adulthood in the era of Mussolini with an impressionistic portrait of contemporary Rome, where he and his film crew are shooting footage of the bustling cityscape
The rose tattoo by Daniel Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serafina is a Sicillian woman who now lives in the American South. She is mourning the death of her beloved husband, constantly telling herself stories of their time together. Her fragile, emotional existence is shattered when she discovers that her husband had been having an affair. Luckily, Serafina meets truck driver Mangiacavello and their tentative romance may help her through this troubling time
The fugitive kind by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and German and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him. Special edition bonus features include: interview with Sidney Lumet, documentary, three one-act plays by Tennessee Williams, and booklet
Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With their stripped-down aesthetic, largely nonprofessional casts, and unorthodox approaches to storytelling, these intensely emotional works were international sensations and came to define the neorealist movement. Shot in battle-ravaged Italy and Germany
The golden coach by Jean Renoir( Visual )

34 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eighteenth-century comic fantasy about a viceroy in Central America who receives a golden coach and gives it to the star of a touring commedia dell'arte company
Roma, città aperta by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

39 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in Italian and English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Nazis occupied Rome, a brave few fought against it. An underground agent who is cornered by the Germans in a certain quarter of Rome, flees the Germans. In the course of his flight he imperils his resistance friends
Bellissima by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

76 editions published between 1951 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreaming of a better life for her family, a star struck mother invests everything, including her last penny, into the dream that her daughter will be discovered at an open casting
Roma, città aperta = Rome ville ouverte by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

63 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Témoignage brut et sans concession de la résistance du peuple romain face à l'occupant allemand, Rome ville ouverte est animé d'un souci d'authenticité rarement atteint par le septième art. S'inspirant de faits réels, tourné à chaud dans un style documentaire débarrassé des oripeaux mélodramatiques traditionnels, le chef-d'œuvre de Rossellini est considéré à juste titre comme le premier film "néo-réaliste", ouvrant la voie à un des courants majeurs du cinéma mondial
Stage & spectacle : three films by Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Near the end of his long and celebrated career, master filmmaker Jean Renoir indulged his lifelong obsession with life-as-theater and in rapid succession directed The Golden Coach (1953), French Cancan (1955), and Elena and Her Men (1956), three delirious films infatuated with the past, love, and artifice
The secret of Santa Vittoria( Visual )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mayor of the hillside village of Santa Vittoria is the wine-loving town's leader. Bombolini is a fairly worthless drunk in the small Italian town. The town turns to Bombolini when they want to hide over a million bottles of wine from the Nazi army
L'Amore( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two episodes. In the first part, a woman talks on the phone to the man who has forsaken her. In the second part, a peasant woman is seduced and is convinced she will give birth to a new Messiah
The miracle( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 1998 in Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religious woman, tending goats on a hillside, decides that life is worthless. A stranger, whom she identifies as St. Joseph, appears to her. Through this stranger, a series of events take place which lead the woman to a dramatic and enlightening understanding at the conclusion of the story
Tennessee Williams' The fugitive kind( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young renegade drifts into a sleepy southern town and gets involved with two women, it sets events in motion that can only lead to tragedy
Rom, offene Stadt( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loyalties of an impoverished mother-to-be and a parish priest are tested by the German forces which occupy their homeland during World War II
The Golden coach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 18th-century Peru, an actress (Magnani) with a touring Commedia Dell'Arte troupe is wooed by a bullfighter (Rioli), a soldier (Campbell) and the Viceroy (Lamont). When the latter presents her with a golden coach from Europe, she donates it to the church and opts for her first love -- the theatre"--Ronald Bergan and Robyn Karney, The Holt foreign film guide
L'amore by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two films: "La voce umana," based on a play by Jean Cocteau ("La voix humaine"); and "Il miracolo", inspired by a book by Ramón del Valle-Inclán ("Flor de Santidad"). In the first episode, a heartbroken woman talks to her ex-lover on the phone. In the second, a pregnant woman believes she is carrying the child of Saint Joseph
The Fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter wanders into a small Mississippi town and into the desperate lives of two passionate women
Joyful laughter = Risate di gioia by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in Italian and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two plotting pickpockets have an evening of petty larceny planned for New Year's Eve. Unfortunately, their bungling friend shows a positive genius for unintentional interference
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