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De Sica, Vittorio 1901-1974

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

406 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 4,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Italian neo-realism classic depicting the loneliness of a man in a complex world. It is the story of a poor laborer who needs his bicycle for his job and what happens when it is stolen
Umberto D by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

159 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot on location with a cast of nonprofessional actors, Vittorio De Sica's film follows Umberto D. an elderly pensioner, as he struggles to make ends meet during Italy's postwar economic boom. DVD
The garden of the Finzi-Continis by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

100 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Italy in 1938, Mussolini's anti-Semitic edicts begin to isolate the Jews from their communities. Among them are the Finzi-Continis, an aristocratic Jewish family forced for the first time to acknowledge the world beyond its fenced garden
Two women by Alberto Moravia( Visual )

127 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,271 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
Madame de-- by Max Ophuls( Visual )

80 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 996 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
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

36 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Leri, oggi, domani Ieri, oggi, domani by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

115 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three tales of women who use sex to get what they want out of the self-centered men in their lives
Sciuscià Ragazzi by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

134 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 746 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
Marriage Italian style by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

123 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 7 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 )

68 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 556 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
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 528 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
Indiscretion of an American wife & Terminal station by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

67 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 525 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
Miracle in Milan by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

105 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toto est un garçon simple et une sorte de saint capable de faire des miracles. Il va s'établir dans un bidonville de Milan où il rencontre des hommes pauvres mais non désespérés: ces chômeurs et ces oubliés du monde sont, plus que les autres humains, capables de savourer la beauté et les bienfaits de la nature. Toto découvre aussi la solidarité: le jeune homme et ses compagnons se mettent à lutter contre celui qui veut leur prendre leur terrain parce qu'il y a découvert du pétrole
The bicycle thief; a film by Vittorio De Sica( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boccaccio '70 scherzo in quattro atti by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

79 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Miracle in Milan by Vittorio De Sica( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 371 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]
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 292 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 )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 194 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
Sunflower by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

60 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a married couple who are separated by war and then meet again years later only to realize that they cannot recapture the past
Gold of Naples by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

51 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold of Naples: A selection of stories with Toto as a little clown imposed on by a bullying racketeer, Silvana Mangano as a prostitute, Sophia Loren in her celebrated comic turn as a pizza seller, and Vittorio De Sica himself as a gambler
 
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Umberto D
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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 Italiaans filmregisseur

Vittorio De Sica Italian film director

Vittorio De Sica italienischer Filmregisseur des Italienischen Neorealismus und Schauspieler

Vittorio De Sica réalisateur, metteur en scène et acteur italien

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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ויטוריו דה סיקה

فيتوريو دي سيكا

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

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