WorldCat Identities

Capponi, Pier Paolo

Works: 38 works in 68 publications in 6 languages and 537 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Thrillers (Television programs)  Detective and mystery films  War films  Action and adventure films  Gangster films  Western films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Pier Paolo Capponi
Fiorile by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Benedetti family has been haunted by a curse for generations. On a long drive to visit their reclusive grandfather in Tuscany, Luigi Benedetti tells his children the mysterious story of their ancestors -- a tragic tale filled with forbidden love, passion, vengeance and betrayal." - Container
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 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waterfront: "The setting is San Francisco where two Nazi spies have set up shop under assumed identities. The pair's front man poses as innocent optometrist Dr. Carl Decker. Decker's go-to guy is Victor Marlowe, a Nazi henchman who terrorizes local German Americans into keeping their mouths shut by making threats against their families. But when their codebook containing top-secret information makes its way into the unsuspecting hands of Jerry Donovan, it is up to him to save the day by preserving democratic ideals."--Container
The cat o' nine tails( Visual )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and held by 61 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
The boss by Jack Arnold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Williamson plays a bounty hunter on the trail of outlaw Jed Clayton. With his sidekick Amos, he rides into a town that has no sheriff and subsequently becomes sheriff
Naked violence = I ragazzi del Massacro( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher of an evening school for youngsters with social problems is brutally raped and murdered right in her classroom. The only suspects are the kids and the police are surprised to find them all quietly in their homes instead of having escaped
The Cat o'nine tails by Dario Argento( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a genetics laboratory is broken into and a mysterious item is stolen, a former news reporter who is blind discovers that he may have information that bears on the investigation. He and the young reporter assigned to the case begin working together to find the culprit. When several people connected with the lab are gruesomely murdered, the two realize they may be in over their heads
The forbidden photos of a lady above suspicion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a repressed young wife is sexually assualted, the event triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker
Fernando di Leo, the Italian crime collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shoot first die later: Luc Merenda gives the performance of his career as a highly regarded police detective who is taking syndicate money in exchange for departmental favors. His father, a simple man, also works for the department but at a lower level; he isn't jealous of his son, but rather proud of him, little knowing that he is a crooked cop. A series of events leads the young detective to ask his father for a favor and it doesn't take long for his father to realize his son is on the take
I sovversivi by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This political Italian drama is set after the death of that country's communist leader, Palmiero Togliatti. It is a time when the glory days of communism have passed and the party is trying to settle into the serious business of running a country." All Movie
Quando Giulio tornò single by Pier Paolo Capponi( )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giulio è tornato a casa e ha trovato una sorpresa davvero poco gradita. Matteo, il suo storico fidanzato dai tempi del liceo, è nel loro letto insieme a un altro. E non stanno giocando a Risiko i due, questo è evidente. Come reagire? Cosa fare? È un bel problema. Dieci anni assieme a una persona sono tanti e dimenticare le proprie abitudini per tentare di cambiare il corso di una vita prestabilita è decisamente stressante. E caotico. Andare sui social e ricominciare? Rimanere da soli e attendere il principe azzurro? Oppure darsi alla pazza gioia e vedere cosa succede? Chissà Giulio cosa deciderà di fare, ora che è rimasto single
Midnight movies : suspense triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pyjama girl case: The badly-burned corpse of a young woman is found in a wrecked car on a beach. An autopsy reveals she was murdered, possibly raped. A retired police detective talks his way into investigating the case, and assesses the few clues: a few grains of rice, a tiny slab of paper, and the yellow pajamas the girl was wearing when she was killed
Semmelweis( Visual )

in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Vienna General Hospital in 1849, this film is a dramatic portrayal of Dr. Semmelweis's quest to discover a cause and cure for childbed fever and the resistance to change that he encounters among his medical students and hospital administrators. This film is a winner of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation production award for the depiction of science in film
Dov'è Anna( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dopo aver scoperto che Anna desiderava adottare un bambino, Carlo viene a conoscenza di un'altra delicata situazione che riguarda la moglie, scomparsa ormai da mesi. Il suo ex fidanzato, Gianni, è stato ricoverato in una clinica per malati mentali, e siccome la famiglia di Gianni non accetta la sua malattia, il direttore della clinica ha convocato Anna perchè venisse a trovarlo e a portargli un po' di conforto
Farinelli : voce regina( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a world famous castrato in the 18th century is told. With charisma, talent, drive and success, Farinelli had everything: money, talent, fame, women, and the voice of an angel. He becomes obsessed with earning the respect of his brother's rival, the composer Handel
Dov'e Anna?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio Gramsci : i giorni del carcere( Visual )

in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film exploring the career of Italian communist Antonio Gramsci, focusing on his time in prison and his writings while imprisoned
Diga!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argento essential( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspiria: Una joven (Jessica Harper) ingresa en una exclusiva academia de baile, la misma noche que asesinan a una de las alumnas. La subdirectora del establecimiento es la amable Madame Blank, que brinda a la nueva alumna todas las comodidades y facilidades, para que pueda estudiar y aprender. Pero poco a poco, un aire malsano va inundando el lugar y su estancia se va convirtiendo en una verdadera pesadilla
Dov'è Anna?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna e Carlo sono sposati da tre anni e conducono una vita ordinaria, lei impiegata e lui venditore di enciclopedie a domicilio. un pomeriggio d'inizio dicembre, dopo avere fatto la spesa, Anna sparisce nel nulla senza lasciare traccia di sè. Il commissario Bramante, dopo tre mesi di ricerche e interrogatori, decide di abbandonare il caso. Carlo invece non demorde, aiutato anche da Paola Silvestri, amica e collega di Anna, benchè le indagini lo portino ascoprire fatti e aspetti riguardanti la vita di sua moglie, che mai avrebbe immaginato
Poesie musicate : (membran. con miniat.)( )

in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.09 for War classi ... to 0.99 for Semmelweis ...)

Alternative Names

controlled identityCarey, Paul, 1938-2018

controlled identityClark, Norman, 1938-2018

Capponi, Paolo 1938-

Capponi, Paolo 1938-2018

Capponi, Pierpaolo 1938-2018

Clark, Norman 1938-

Clark, Norman 1938-2018

Pier Paolo Capponi acteur italien

Pier Paolo Capponi Italiaans acteur

Pier Paolo Capponi Italian actor and screenwriter

Pier Paolo Capponi italienischer Schauspieler

Pier Paolo Capponi italiensk skådespelare

Pier Paolo Capponi italiensk skodespelar

Pier Paolo Capponi italiensk skuespiller

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Pier Paolo Capponi włoski aktor

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