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Cinema 5

Overview
Works: 40 works in 98 publications in 7 languages and 2,743 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Documentary films  Sports films  Nonfiction films  Motion pictures  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Fiction 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cinema 5
The garden of the Finzi-Continis by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semitic edicts began to isolate the Jews from thier communities
Pumping iron by Arnold Schwarzenegger( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1977, an independent documentary movie shed light on the world of bodybuilding, becoming a huge box office hit and creating an international sensation. It launched one man's multi-million dollar career. It changed the world of bodybuilding and physical exercise forever. Follows 5-time Mr. Olympia, Arnold Schwarzenegger, as he gets ready to compete for his 6th title
WR-- mysteries of the organism by Dušan Makavejev( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary-fiction film begins as an investigation into the life and work of controversial psychologist and philosopher Wilhelm Reich and then explodes into a free-form narrative of a beautiful young Slavic girl's sexual liberation. Banned upon its release in the director's homeland, this art-house smash is both whimsical and bold in its blending of politics and sexuality
Age of heroes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-gun-blazing, World War II action epic based on the incredible story of the '30 Commando Assault Unit, ' an elite special ops division that took on the Nazis in a top secret search-and-destroy mission behind enemy lines
State of siege by Franco Solinas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and French and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political thriller, based on fact, this highly controversial film is about the kidnapping and murder of an American "adviser" in Uruguay that is used as a pretext for clamping down on civil liberties. The film is an indictment of American clandestine activities in Central and South America
A special day( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Special Day is the story of a touching and brief encounter between two unlikely people; the "special day" is May 8, 1939, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome. (External Container)
One sings, the other doesn't( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the friendship of two women over a period of 14 years as each seeks to control her destiny and find contentment
Pasqualino settebellezze Seven beauties by Lina Wertmüller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a small-time hood who volunteers for the Italian army during World War II
Ramparts of clay( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in Arabic and Berber and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Tunisian woman's struggle to liberate herself from the subservient, rigidly structured lifestyle traditionally required by the people of her village
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of a politician is reported as an accident until a journalist's questioning of the facts leads to an investigation which proves otherwise
Divergence( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the tale of two wounded people coming together and grappling with the ramifications of war and loss. Set in a picturesque seaside town on the Jersey Shore in the midst of a cold and bitter winter, we are introduced to Tim Lawson, a wounded, disillusioned soldier of the Iraq War. He returns to his hometown on medical leave in an attempt to reclaim a simpler time in his life, after experiencing the horrors of war. By chance he meets Clare O'Neil, a model-beautiful woman whose life has been turned upside down by a fatal accident, forever bonding her personal loss to a nation's sorrow"--Container
America at the movies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes from 83 American motion pictures which illustrate how the American character and spirit have been portrayed
The Tall blond man with one black shoe Le Grand blond avec one chaussure noire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bumbling musician is chosen as a decoy by secret agents who falsely identify him as a super secret agent. He becomes an unwitting pawn of rival factions within the French secret service, as he is hunted by numerous superspies who break into his home, bug his toothpaste and hire a voluptuous blonde woman to seduce him
The man who fell to Earth by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transforming himself to look like a human, a frail and exotic being from another world uses his superior intellect to become a wealthy and powerful head of a large corporate conglomorate. His true mission on earth, however, is to find water for his distant, drought-plagued planet. Ultimately, he is overcome by earth's modern technology, the American capitalist system, and by an earth woman whom he has fallen in love with
Putney Swope( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riotous outburst of all the insurgent fantasties that filmmaker Robert Downey repressed during his doomed career in the advertising world. Downey's view of Madison Avenue has Putney Swope, mild mannered token black in his advertising firm transformed into the chairman of the board of Truth and Soul, Inc
Putney Swope( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riotous outburst of all the insurgent fantasties that filmmaker Robert Downey repressed during his doomed career in the advertising world. Downey's view of Madison Avenue has Putney Swope, mild mannered token black in his advertising firm transformed into the chairman of the board of Truth and Soul, Inc
Il giardino dei Finzi Contini = Le jardin des Finzi Contini by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semitic edicts began to isolate the Jews from their communities. Among them were the Finzi-Continis, an aristocratic Jewish family forced for the first time to acknowledge the world beyond its fenced garden
La peau douce by François Truffaut( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion
Iphigenia by Euripides( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in Greek, Modern and Greek, Ancient and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young girl caught in the midst of political intrigue and corruption. Under the leadership of Agamemnon, the Greek army is about to set sail to engage in a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. When the army grows restless, Agamemnon seeks to improve morale by providing better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment, say the gods, is the sacrifice of his daughter, Iphigenia. Agamemnon sends for Iphigenia with a message that she will marry the great solider Achilles. Iphigenia arrives for the wedding, accompanied by her mother, Clytemnestra - and the tragic story begins to unfold
The Rolling Stones gimme shelter by Rolling Stones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the Rolling stones' tour of the United States focusing on a free concert at the Altamont Speedway in California where a young man was killed in the crowd. Includes performances by Ike and Tina Turner and the Jefferson Airplane
 
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Cinema Five.

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