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Mangano, Silvana 1930-1989

Overview
Works: 263 works in 1,021 publications in 7 languages and 6,722 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Religious films  Peplum films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Erotic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Collector, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Silvana Mangano
Death in Venice by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

49 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach takes a convalescent holiday at the Venice Lido after the death of his child and the disastrous reception of his new compositions. Bored, he indulges an idle, whimsical, faintly epicurean interest in a beautiful boy sporting on the beach. The boy represents an ideal of perfect physical beauty; his youth and naturalness reproach Aschenbach's vanity and creative sterility. The onset of a deadly pestilence resolves his infatuation, as corruption eventually compromises all ideals
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
Oedipus Rex by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

82 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark and riveting retelling off 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
Ulysses by Mario Camerini( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulysses' return from the Trojan Wars sets him upon a legendary adventure. He and his crew sail under the curse of Cassandra, and encounter Circe, the sirens and the cyclops
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

47 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome stranger with a mysterious sexual aura tricks his way into a wealthy family and has a profound effect on each member of the household
Dune by David Lynch( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father's assassination, a Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis to free their desert world from the emperor's rule
Riso amaro = Bitter rice by Giuseppe De Santis( Visual )

74 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the rice fields of the Italian Po Valley a thief on the run meets a girl who tries to steal his loot
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An operatic portrait of Ludwig II, the 19th century mad king of Bavaria. Tormented by his unrequited love for his cousin, Empress Elisabeth of Austria, coupled with his obsession for the music of Wagner, Ludwig retreats into a fantasy world. He builds fairytale castles and ultimately loses his already-fragile grip on his sanity
Riso amaro( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker falls in with a small-time criminal who is planning a daring heist of the crop, as well as his femme-fatale-ish girlfriend. Both a socially conscious look at the hardships endured by underpaid field workers and a melodrama tinged with sex and violence
Oro di Napoli = Gold of Naples by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

29 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold of Naples: A selection of stories with Toto as a little clown imposed on by a bullying racketeer, Silvana Mangano as a prostitute, Sophia Loren in her celebrated comic turn as a pizza seller, and Vittorio De Sica himself as a gambler
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a lonely art collector who lives in Rome and how his life is changed when the wife of a rightist industrialist, Marchesa Bianca Brumonti, her gigolo Konrad, her precocious daughter and her daughter's boyfriend Stefano end up renting the upper portion of his luxurious apartment. He gets involved in the affairs of complete strangers much against his will and ends up being even lonelier than before
Dark eyes by ANON( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in Italian and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Italy, a middle-aged husband is torn between his love for a young Russian woman and his loyalty to his tolerant wife and family. Years later he tells his story to a fellow passenger on an ocean liner
The witches = Le streghe( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five short films each starring Silvana Mangano
Conversation piece by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired professor of American origin lives solitary life in luxurious palazzo in Rome He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her companions: her lover, her daughter and daughter's boyfriend and forced to rent them an apartment on the upper floor of his palazzo. From this point his quiet routine is turned into chaos by his tenants' machinations, and everybody's life takes unexpected but inevitable turn
La grande guerra by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1917. Humour et héroïsme pendant la Première Guerre Mondiale, cette superproduction produite par Dino de Laurentis a remporté le Lion D'or au Festival de Venise. Mise en scène par le réalisateur du "Pigeon" et de "Mes Chers amis" avec son acteur fétiche Vittorio Gassman et Alberto Sordi étonnants de drôlerie dans ce film profondément humain, entourés de Silvana Mangano et Bernard Blier." (Source : jaquette)
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in Italian and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ludwig is presented here in its complete form in accordance with the director's wishes. Includes Theatrical (238 min) and Television versions (259 min). Also includes brand new interviews and the hour-long documentary 'Luchino Visconti.'
Lo scopone scientifico = L'argent de la vieille by Luigi Comencini( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vieille milliardaire américaine, passionnée de jeux de cartes, défie un couple de chiffonniers
The '50s pop revival( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morte a Venezia = Mort à Venise by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach takes a convalescent holiday at the Venice Lido after the death of his child and the disastrous reception of his new compositions. Bored, he indulges an idle, whimsical, faintly epicurean interest in a beautiful boy sporting on the beach. The boy represents an ideal of perfect physical beauty; his youth and naturalness reproach Aschenbach's vanity and creative sterility. The onset of a deadly pestilence resolves his infatuation, as corruption eventually compromises all ideals
Riso amaro = Bitter rice( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker falls in with a small-time criminal who is planning a daring heist of the crop, as well as his femme-fatale-ish girlfriend. Both a socially conscious look at the hardships endured by underpaid field workers and a melodrama tinged with sex and violence
 
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Alternative Names
Mangano, Silvana

Silvana Mangano actrice italienne

Silvana Mangano actriță italiană

Silvana Mangano actriu italiana

Silvana Mangano actriz italiana

Silvana Mangano aktorka włoska

Silvana Mangano attrice italiana

Silvana Mangano Italiaans acteur

Silvana Mangano Italiaans actrice

Silvana Mangano Italian actress

Silvana Mangano italienesch Schauspillerin

Silvana Mangano italienische Schauspielerin

Silvana Mangano italiensk skådespelare

Silvana Mangano italiensk skodespelar

Silvana Mangano italiensk skuespiller

Silvana Mangano olasz filmszínésznő

Silvana Manganová

Silvana Manganu

Σιλβάνα Μανιάνο

Мангано, Сильвана

Силвана Мангано

Сільвана Мангано

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מאנגאנו, סילבנה 1930-1989

מנגנו, סילבנה 1930-1989

סילבנה מנגנו שחקנית איטלקייה

سيلفانا مانجانو ممثلة إيطالية

سیلوانا مانگانو بازیگر ایتالیایی

სილვანა მანგანო

실바나 만가노

シルヴァーナ・マンガーノ

西尔瓦娜·曼加诺

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