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De Sica, Vittorio 1901-1974

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The bicycle thief = ladri di biciclette by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

322 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-WWII poverty-stricken Rome, a man struggles to earn a living for himself and his family. When his bicycle and main means of transport is stolen, with his young son in tow, he attempts to find the thief
Umberto D. by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

161 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A retired civil servant, whose only real friend is his dog, has to survive on a very meager pension ... He sacrifices part of his pension for the dog, cannot pay his rent ... and contemplates suicide." (Sadoul) In Italian with English sub-titles
Two women by Alberto Moravia( Visual )

111 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking escape from city bombing, an Italian mother and daughter travel war-torn Italy during World War II trying to survive near-starvation, rape by wandering soldiers, and other horrors of war
The garden of the Finzi-Continis by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

44 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama is set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semetic 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
Sciuscià : Ragazzi by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

146 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post WWII Italy, Giuseppe and Pasquale work on the street shining the shoes of American troops. But when the boys are falsely accused of a crime, they are sent to a brutal state juvenile detention center
Leri, oggi, domani = Ieri, oggi, domani by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

102 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of three women and the men in their lives. Adelina is wearing her husband to death by having a child every year in order to stay out of prison. Anna is a wealthy, arrogant socialite who uses and discards men. Mara is a beautiful prostitute who struggles with her conscience when a young seminary student falls in love with her
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

41 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's novel of ill-fated romance during World War I. The wounded American ambulance driver, Gary Cooper, falls hopelessly in love with his nurse, Helen Hayes, in this romantic drama
Madame de--( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic misunderstandings arise when a society wife sells her earrings and tells her husband she has lost them
Marriage Italian style by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

121 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spicy account of Loren's efforts to get long-time lover Mastroianni to marry her and stay faithful as her husband"--Container
Il Generale Della Rovere by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

74 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of intrigue and heroism within the Italian underground during the German occupation of Italy. Emanuele Bardone, a petty con man, fleeces his victims by posing as a colonel. Persuaded by the Germans to impersonate a partisan leader they have killed, he assumes the admirable qualities of the heroic officer and the German plan backfires. American release version
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war
I bambini ci guardano = The children are watching us by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

54 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four-year-old boy is trapped in a loveless family with his suicidal father and his adulteress mother
Indiscretion of an American wife & Terminal station by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

40 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American housewife (Jennifer Jones) vacationing in Italy reluctantly decides to put an end to her brief affair with an Italian academic (Montgomery Clift). She flees to Rome's Stazione Termini, where she bids him farewell, but he begs her to stay. The film's plot is simple; its production was not. The troubled collaboration between director Vittorio De Sica and producer David O. Selznick resulted in two cuts of the same film. De Sica's version, Terminal Station, was screened at a length of one-and-a-half hours, but after disappointing previews, Selznick severely re-edited it and changed the title to Indiscretion of an American Wife without De Sica's permission
The bicycle thief; a film by Vittorio De Sica( Book )

33 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miracle in Milan by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

112 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy, satire, and realism are combined in a fantasy about the social conceits of man. An Italian orphan, with the aid of a miraculous dove, combats power and wealth and succeeds in bringing happiness to the inhabitants of a Milanese hobo camp
The earrings of madame de by Max Ophuls( Visual )

83 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In order to pay her personal debts, Madame de ... secretly pawns a pair of earrings given to her by her husband, telling him they are lost. As a tale of their possible theft surfaces in society, the exquisite jewels pass from pawnbroker to husband to mistress, from lover to wife, laying bare the hyprocisy and infidelity that lies beneath their veneer of opulent sophistication."--Container
Miracle in Milan by Vittorio De Sica( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story follows Toto, a newborn discovered in a cabbage patch by an elderly woman. Made homeless as an adult he ends up in a shantytown, inspiring the other homeless to build new homes from scraps of wood and metal" [box cover note]
Boccaccio '70 by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

70 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in Italy to settle his late brother's estate and care for a nephew whom he has never seen, Michael Hamilton soon begins to enjoy the Italian sights, including the boy's beautiful and spirited aunt
After the fox by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convicted con artist becomes a new wave Italian director as a front. Peter Sellers as the Fox dons no less than eight disguises en route to becoming director Federico Fabrizi
 
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Umberto D.
Alternative Names
De Sica, V. 1901-1974

De Sica, V. (Vittorio), 1901-1974

De Sica, Vittorio

De sika Vittorio

De Sika, Vittorio 1901-1974

DeSica, Vittorio 1901-1974

Sica, V. de 1901-1974

Sica, V. de (Vittorio de), 1901-1974

Sica, Vittorio de.

Sica Vittorio de 1901-1974

Ṭi. Cikā, Vikṭōriyā 1901-1974

Victorius De Sica

Vitorio de Sika itāļu kinorežisors

Vittorio De Sica

Vittorio De Sica cineasta italiano

Vittorio De Sica director de cinema italià

Vittorio De Sica director de cinema italiano

Vittorio De Sica Italiaans filmregisseur

Vittorio De Sica Italian film director

Vittorio De Sica italienischer Filmregisseur des Italienischen Neorealismus und Schauspieler

Vittorio De Sica olasz filmszínész, filmrendező és forgatókönyvíró

Vittorio De Sica réalisateur, metteur en scène et acteur italien

Vittorio De Sica regizor de film italian

Vittorio De Sica reżyser i aktor włoski

Vittorio de Sika

Vittoriu De Sica

Βιττόριο ντε Σίκα Ιταλός κινηματογραφικός σκηνοθέτης και ηθοποιός

Виторио Де Сика

Витторио Де Сика

Віторыа дэ Сіка

Вітторіо де Сіка

Вітторіо Де Сіка італійський актор та кінорежисер

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דה סיקה, ויטוריו 1901-1974

ויטוריו דה סיקה

ויטוריו דה סיקה במאי קולנוע איטלקי

ديسيكا، فيتوريو، 1902-1974

سيكا، فيتوريو دي، 1902-1974

فيتوريو دي سيكا

فيتوريو دي سيكا، 1902-1974

فيتوريو دي سيكا مخرج أفلام إيطالي

ویتوریو دسیکا بازیگر و کارگردان ایتالیایی

वित्तोरियो दे सिका

ভিত্তোরিও দে সিকা Film director

ਵਿਤੋਰੀਓ ਦੇ ਸੀਕਾ

വിറ്റോറിയോ ഡി സിക്ക

ვიტორიო დე სიკა

데 시카, 비토리오 1902-1974

비토리오 데 시카

ヴィットリオ・デ・シーカ

デ・シーカ, ヴィットリオ

デ・シーカ, ビットリオ

維多里奧·狄西嘉

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The garden of the Finzi-ContinisIndiscretion of an American wife & Terminal stationThe bicycle thief; a filmVittorio De Sica : contemporary perspectivesBicycle thieves = Ladri di bicicletteVittorio De Sica : director, actor, screenwriterVittorio De Sica : actor, director, auteur