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Visconti, Luchino 1906-1976

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Death in Venice by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in Venice, this drama centers around a world-famous composer and conductor who, on a solitary rest holiday, spies an innocent young boy and becomes obsessed with him
Il gattopardo The leopard ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounting the years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a democratic Italy. Contains the original Italian version with optional subtitles, the English-language version and special features
Senso by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italian director Luchino Visconti dishes up his usual blend of elegance and decadence in Senso. The international cast includes French film star Alida Valli as an Italian countess married to a Venetian nobelman, and English leading man Farley Granger as an Austrian military officer. The two are swept up in the Austrian empire's evacuation of Italy in 1866. Valli and Granger fall in love, but Valli ultimately realizes that the officer in interested only in her wealth and prestige, whereupon she gives him over to a firing squad
Rocco e i suoi fratelli by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocco chronicles the tensions within a southern family - a mother and her five sons - who have moved to a northern Italian city. The drama unfolds in a series of episodes merging into each other in which each of the five sons moves in turn to occupy the centre of the stage. Nowell-Smith suggests that each brother, in a sense, represents a certain kind of solution to the problems faced by a southern immigrant family in this historical moment (the 1950s in Milan) yet they are not typical
Ossessione by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
78 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally released in 1942. Certificate PG. Running time 140 mins
Two screenplays: La terra trema, Senso by Luchino Visconti ( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandonned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip toward madness
Le notti bianche White nights ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise
Three screenplays: White nights. Rocco and his brothers. The job [an episode from Boccaccio '70] by Luchino Visconti ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The damned Götterdämmerung ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The degradation of a great family, set against the historical background of the "Night the long knives" and the rise of Nazism
Bellissima by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maddalena Cecconi glaubt, ihre kleine Tochter Maria sei zum Filmstar berufen und hofft, mit der Karriere der Kleinen zu einem glanzvollen Leben aufsteigen zu können
L'innocente by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After becoming bored with his timid wife, a wealthy aristocrat begins an exciting affair. Upon learning that his wife is having a torrid affair of her own, he is tormented by her infidelity and descends into madness, committing a cruel and horrifying act
La terra trema by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sicilian fishing village tries to gain independence from northern entrepreneurs
La terra trema The earth will tremble ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in Italian and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sicilian villagers plot to overthrow the tyranny of wholesalers depriving them of a decent living
Il Gattopardo by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical drama set in 1860 about a Sicilian prince who recognizes the crumbling of the aristocracy and meets the changing scene and the rise of the middle class with pride
Ossessione Obsession ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspirada en la novela de James M. Cain 'El cartero siempre llama dos veces', este filme es uno de los precursores del neorrealismo
The leopard Il gattopardo ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about a mid-19th century Sicilian prince who recognizes the crumbling of the aristocracy and attempts to adjust to the many political and social changes around him
Don Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in France and Spain in the late 16th century, this opera tells of the political and amorous rivalry between Philip II of Spain and his son, Don Carlo
Boccaccio '70 scherzo in quattro atti ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Italian and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
L'Innocente The innocent by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sensual epic of an aristocrat's marriage and mistress
 
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Luchino Visconti
Morone, Luchino Visconti di 1906-1976
Visconti di Morone, Luchino 1906-1976
Visconti, Luchino
Visconti, Lukino
Viskonti, Lukino, 1906-1976
ヴィスコンティ, ルキノ
Languages
Italian (494)
English (178)
German (39)
French (29)
Multiple languages (5)
Spanish (4)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
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