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Argento, Dario

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Once upon a time in the West by Sergio Leone( Visual )

47 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad in this long frontier epic. Mysterious pasts and the strength of loyalties is explored amid lightning fast gun battles and stylish vistas
Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

113 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susy Banyon is a American student enrolled in a German dance academy. The night she arrives two students are brutally murdered. This is only the beginning
Suspiria( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror film about an American student enrolled in a German dance academy. A series of bizarre incidents and brutal murders puts the academy in chaos
The bird with the crystal plumage( Visual )

45 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American writer in Italy becomes an amateur sleuth when he witnesses a failed attempt by a serial killer to take the life of the wife of a wealthy gallery owner
Deep red( Visual )

32 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychic who can read minds picks up the thoughts of a murderer in the audience and soon becomes a victim. An English pianist gets involved in solving the murders, but finds many of his avenues of inquiry cut off by new murders, and he begins to wonder how the murderer can track his movements so closely
Inferno by Dario Argento( Visual )

41 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member 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. The sequel to the film, Suspiria
Tenebrae by Carlo Gesualdo( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novelist arrives in Rome only to find somebody using his novels as the inspiration for murder. He finds himself the subject of death threats. As the death toll mounts, the writer finds himself more closely linked to the police investigation
Phenomena by Dario Argento( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argento's first English-language film. A young woman at a Swiss boarding school tries to find a serial killer who is attacking her fellow students. First released in the U.S. as Creepers, with 28 minutes cut from the original film
La sindrome di Stendhal = The Stendhal Syndrome by Dario Argento( Visual )

42 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful police detective searches for a serial killer-rapist that has been terrorizing central Italy
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. Commandos: "U.S. Army Sgt. Sullivan is in an against-all-odds war adventure about a group of misfit soldiers he trains to stage a daring mission in North Africa. The platoon is ordered to take over an Italian camp, but as soon as the American soldiers reach their target, all hell breaks loose when some unexpected twists get in the way of completing their mission." Eagles attack at dawn: This story "is centered on a rescue mission to retrieve Israeli commandos from a Syrian prison. The operation is a covert maneuver involving members of the Israeli Army and Security Services".--Container. Hitler's SS: portrait of evil: "An overall look at Hitler's regime, focusing in on two young brothers from Berlin who join the Nazi camp"--Container. Go for broke: "The 442nd Regimental Combat Team is honored due to its make-up of mostly Japanese-American volunteers who loyally and courageously fought in World War II against their homeland and in the name of the United States. In particular, the film focuses on Lt. Mike Grayson, who holds prejudices against his men; ideas that were prevalent about all Japanese-Americans at the time. But as he watches the valiant men selflessly engage in battle, the lieutenant's biases are slowly chipped away until they are completely dissolved by the end of the war"--Container
Once upon a time in the West by Sergio Leone( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious loner, a falsely accused renegade, a young widow, a railroad magnate and his vicious hired gun cross paths in a tale of land grabbing, greed and murder in the old West
Opera by Dario Argento( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young opera singer takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi's Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces the diva to watch the brutal murders of her loved ones
The phantom of the Opera by Dario Argento( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mysteriously, a series of terrifying accidents and brutal murders leaves a bloody trail in the subterranean caverns of an opera house basement.orn into the murky sewer waters below theater stalks a man/monster raised by creatures of the underworld. This Phantom's dark and grotesque life is shattered when he becomes obsessed with a beautiful young singer, seducing her with his chilling but exotic presence. The blood-curdling terror and disturbing eroticism of this classic story make this horror film one that will haunt your dreams forever."--Container
The cat o' nine tails( Visual )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a robbery at a research institute leads to a series of brutal murders, a blind puzzle maker and a tenacious reporter begin their own investigation of the crimes. With nine different clues to follow, they find a shocking web of twisted secrets
Mother of tears : the third mother( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part three of the "Three Mothers" trilogy (Suspiria (1977) and Inferno (1980) which takes place in Rome and has to do with Mater Lachrymarum (The Third Mother). An ancient urn is found in a cemetery outside Rome. Once opened, it triggers a series of violent incidents: robberies, rapes and murders increase dramatically, while several mysterious, evil-looking young women coming from all over the world are gathering in the city. All these events are caused by the return of Mater Lacrimarum, the last of three powerful witches who have been spreading terror and death for centuries
Jenifer by Dario Argento( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An officer saves a disfigured young woman from being slaughtered by a crazy old man. He allows her to stay in his home, but starts to become obsessed with her. Soon he realizes that only one thing will keep the girl from hurting anyone else
Giallo by Dario Argento( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Italy, a serial killer known only as Yellow kidnaps foreign women in his unlicensed taxi. After drugging them, he mutilates his victims and documents his deeds with photographs. Celine fears that her sister has been kidnapped and teams up with Inspector Enzo Avolfi to rescue her from the sadistic killer
Dawn of the dead by George A Romero( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and French and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors in a shopping mall wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human
Demons by Lamberto Bava( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young women receive complementary passes to a premiere of a new horror film at a strange movie theater. As the film plays, various audience members are possessed by malevolent forces, turning them into demonic creatures. The girls find themselves teaming with the remaining survivors in a bid to escape
The Cat o'nine tails by Dario Argento( Visual )

34 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper reporter investigates a break-in at a genetics laboratory. Nothing was stolen from the laboratory but someone seems intent on eliminating all the evidence of the break-in, going so far as to murder a photographer taking pictures of the crime scene and destroying his negatives. With the help of a blinded former colleague, the reporter tracks down the murderer and finds out the reason for the break-in
 
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Bernadotte , Sirio

Dario Argento

Dario Argento cineasta italiano

Dario Argento Italiaans filmregisseur

Dario Argento Italian film director, producer and screenwriter

Dario Argento italienischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Dario Argento réalisateur et scénariste italien

Darius Argento

Ντάριο Αρτζέντο ιταλός σκηνοθέτης, παραγωγός και σεναριογράφος

Дарио Ардженто

Даріо Ардженто

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דאריו ארג'נטו

داريو أرجنتو

داریو آرجنتو فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

다리오 아르젠토

아르젠토, 다리오 1940-

알젠토, 다리오 1940-

アルジェント, ダリオ

ダリオ・アルジェント

達利歐·阿基多

達利歐·愛真圖

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