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Canale, Gianna Maria

Overview
Works: 85 works in 162 publications in 4 languages and 597 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Vampire films  War films  Action and adventure films  Peplum films  Film noir  Science fiction films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gianna Maria Canale
Hercules( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After defeating a man-eating lion and the Cretan bull, Hercules promises a dying friend that he will help Jason reclaim the throne of Iolcus from his evil uncle, King Pelias. Hercules falls for Pelias' beautiful daughter Iole, sails aboard the Argo with Ulysses, and pulls the palace down with his stupendous strength
Go for broke!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A triumphant look at the grit and guts of the Japanese-Americans who made up the 442nd regiment during World War II. Dealing with their prejudiced commander and facing battlefront horrors with true heroism and team spirit earned them national respect
Legendary W.W. II movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gung Ho!, Carlson's Raiders are a specially trained group of Marine jungle fighters determined to retake the Pacific Island of Makin during World War II -- Go for broke!, Inexperienced officer Johnson heads a special WWII attack force which is made up of Japanese-Americans. Sent to fight in Europe, they prove their bravery and loyalty to all. -- The immortal battalion, Intriguing World War II pseudo-documentary follows newly-recruited soldiers as they are molded from an ordinary group of carping civilians into a hardened battalion of fighting men
I vampiri = The vampires by Riccardo Freda( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Italian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film that started Mario Bava's horror movie career. Director of cinematography Bava took over the direction from Riccardo Freda on this pioneering Italian film, the first horror movie made in Italy since the early silent film days. "When the French police discover the blood-drained bodies of young women floating in the river Seine, journalist Pierre Lantin undertakes a personal investigation into the 'Vampire Murders.' His work is forever being interrupted by the unwanted advances of Gisele, the beautiful and wealthy niece of the Duchess du Grand, who, unknown to him, is in fact the vampire ringleader of a criminal underground of mad scientists and re-animated corpses devoted to keeping her young forever"--Container
Forgotten noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man from Cairo: "Tough-guy Raft investigates the wartime theft of [100 million dollars] in gold hidden somewhere in the Algerian desert. Solid film noir with action, adventure and ... Irene Papas in a hot tub!"--Container
Hercules : plus Mole men against the son of Hercules( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member 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 slave : the son of Spartacus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randus, a Roman officer whose duty in the Empire's eastern territory leads him to discover he is the son of the renowned slave hero Spartacus. The discovery spurs him into action. By day, he remains an officer of Julius Caesar. By night, he secretly wears the helmet and wields the sword of his father, fighting to free slaves and leaving a scrawled 'S' as a message to his Roman pursuers
Boom! by Joseph Losey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a man contemplates selling one of his eyes to pay for the extravagant things his wife buys
Forgotten noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve crime, action, and adventure movies on six dics
Les travaux d'Hercule by Pietro Francisci( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member 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
Forgotten noir collector's set( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains six classic film noir features from the 1940s and 1950s
The mask of Satan by Mario Bava( Visual )

2 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Satan/Black Sunday: "A beautiful witch is sentenced to death for her evil deeds by her own brother, condemned to die by having a metal mask hammered onto her face before being burnt at the stake. As she passes, she puts a terrible curse on all her future descendants as the spikes of the death mask pierce her flesh...But when two unwitting travellers discover her final resting place and worse, drip blood on her resting corpse, they unleash her once again in all her stunningly beautiful, terrifying glory..."--Container
Devil's cavaliers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king of France must send out his brave Cavalier's to combat the forces of a vicious and rebellious duke
Sword and sandal double feature : Giants of Thessaly ; Sins of Rome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giants of Thessaly: Jason and Orpheus leave Thessaly on a quest for the magical Golden Fleece. On their adventures they encounter an assortment of monsters, wizards and a witch. Sins of Rome is a retelling of the 1st century B.C. slave revolt which shook the Roman Empire to its core. It is led by a Thracian slave, Spartacus. There is an abundance of romantic plot twists, gladiatorial combat and battle scenes
Madame du Barry by Christian-Jaque( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an ambitious woman who went from the Paris brothels to King Louis XV's bed
World War II commando collection(DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ski troop attack (1 hr., 1 min.): American commandos cross behind enemy lines by skis to blow up a strategic railroad bridge. Their daring mission is compromised when they are double-crossed by a beautiful fraulein
Hercules( Visual )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercules: After defeating a man-eating lion and the Cretan bull, Hercules promises a dying friend that he will help Jason reclaim the throne of Iolcus from his evil uncle, King Pelias. Hercules falls for Pelias' beautiful daughter Iole, sails aboard the Argo with Ulysses, and pulls the palace down with his stupendous strength
Totò le Mokò( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il famigerato capobanda Pepè le Mokò, che ha il suo quartier generale nella Kasbah algerina, viene ucciso in un conflitto a fuoco con la polizia. La sua successione viene offerta ad un suo prossimo parente, Totò, suonatore ambulante napoletano che sognava appunto di poter dirigere una banda musicale
El león de San Marcos Il leone di San Marco( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1620, los piratas aterrorizan la costa del Adriático, el hijo del Dux de Venecia se enfrentará a ellos
Spartaco = Spartacus by Riccardo Freda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartaco è un soldato romano declassato a gladiatore dopo aver difeso una schiava. Guida la rivolta dei suoi compagni e, qundo si profila la sconfitta, sceglie di morire combattendo. (Mereghetti)
 
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Alternative Names
Canala, Gianna 1927-2009

Canale Gianna 1927-2009

Canale, Gianna-Maria 1927-2009

Gianna Maria Canale actrice italienne

Gianna Maria Canale actriță italiană

Gianna Maria Canale actriu italiana

Gianna Maria Canale actriz italiana

Gianna Maria Canale attrice italiana

Gianna Maria Canale Italiaans acteur

Gianna Maria Canale Italiaans actrice

Gianna Maria Canale Italian actor

Gianna Maria Canale Italian actress

Gianna Maria Canale italienesch Filmschauspillerin

Gianna Maria Canale italienische Filmschauspielerin

Gianna Maria Canale italiensk skådespelare

Gianna Maria Canale italiensk skodespelar

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Джианна Марія Канале

Канале, Джанна Мария

جانا ماریا کنله بازیگر ایتالیایی

嘉娜·馬麗亞·賈納萊

Languages
English (31)

Italian (24)

French (12)

Spanish (11)