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Volonté, Gian Maria 1933-

Overview
Works: 283 works in 909 publications in 8 languages and 6,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Spaghetti Westerns  Film adaptations  History  War films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gian Maria Volonté
For a few dollars more by Sergio Leone( Visual )

44 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bounty hunters in the Southwest join forces to try and collect the $10,000 reward money for the head of a sadistic outlaw known as Indio
Fistful of dollars by Sergio Leone( Visual )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mysterious gunman (Eastwood) has just arrived in San Miguel, a grim, dusty border town where two rival bands of smugglers are terrorizing the impoverished citizens. A master of the 'quick draw', the stranger soon receives offers of employment from each gang"--Container
Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

43 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master thief is fresh out of prison. Instead of toeing the line he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime. He, a notorious escapee, and an alcholoic ex-cop plan a jewel heist, while being persued by a police superintendent
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto by Elio Petri( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elio Petri's acclaimed Oscar-winning thriller. Petri maintains a tricky balance between absurdity and realism in telling the Kafkaesque tale of a Roman police inspector investigating a heinous crime-which he committed himself. Both a penetrating character study and a disturbing commentary on the draconian crackdowns by the Italian government in the late 1960s and early '70s, Petri's kinetic portrait of surreal bureaucracy is a perversely pleasurable rendering of controlled chaos
Porte aperte Open doors by Gianni Amelio( Visual )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A triple murder puts justice on trial in Fascist Palermo, Italy, 1937. An embezzler murders the boss who fired him, the clerk who replaced him, and then rapes and murders his wife
Investigation of a citizen above suspicion( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Kafkian story. A fascistoid police inspector kills his mistress and deliberately leaves clues just to find out how big his reputation is as "a citizen above suspicion."
The Sergio Leone anthology( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duck, you sucker. An I.R.A. explosives expert on the run in Mexico meets an amoral Mexican bandit; together they are drawn into the Mexican revolution
Sacco & Vanzetti by Giuliano Montaldo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the 1927 Massachusetts trial and execution of two Italian-American immigrant anarchists for murder
Uomini contro by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops"--IMDb
Lucky Luciano by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Film] about the man who started the largest international crime organization in history and the men who would stop at nothing to do him in."--External container
The Clint Eastwood collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The good, the bad and the ugly, Clint Eastwood returns as the "Man With No Name," this time teaming with two gunslingers to pursue a cache of money and letting no one, not even the warring factions of the Civil War, stand in their way
La classe operaia va in paradiso by Elio Petri( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in Italian and French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lulù, a factory worker, realizes that he is a cog in the great capitalist machine of industry, he struggles to make sense of the world around him
El Chucho, quien sabe? A bullet for the general( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the height of the Mexican revolution, a mysterious young American joins a gang of marauders led by El Chucho on a series of savage raids to steal guns for a powerful rebel general. But when the Gringo brings his own cold-blooded ideals to the bandits, El Chucho discovers that the real weapons of war belong to the no army. In a land ravaged by poverty and violence, can true freedom be bought with a single bullet?"--Container
Sacco e Vanzetti by Giuliano Montaldo( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Italian and Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic account of the arrest, murder trial and execution of the Italians Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti in the Boston area during the 1920's
Fistful of dollars For a few dollars more( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fistful of dollars" : A mysterious gunman has just arrived in San Miguel, a grim and dusty border town where two rival bands of smugglers are terrorizing the impoverished citizens. A master of the "quick-draw", the stranger soon receives lucrative offers of employment from each gang. He accepts both offers, setting in motion a plan to destroy the criminals
Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political exile is sent to live in Southern Italy by Mussolini in 1935 and discovers that life is more than something defined by political boundaries
Crónica de una muerte anunciada( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After marrying against her will, Angela Vicario's angry new husband returns her to her mother once he discovers she is not a virgin. Beaten by her mother, Angela is forced to name the man who deflowered her, prompting her brothers to undertake a murderous mission of revenge
A bullet for the general by Damiano Damiani( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Mexican Revolution, a guerilla band allows an American to join them unaware that he was hired by the Mexican government to assasinate their leader, El Chucho
Vier im roten Kreis( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bei der Überführung ins Gefängnis gelingt dem Häftling Vogel die Flucht, Kommissar Mattei hat das Nachsehen. Der Ex-Sträfling Corey plant die größte Einbruchsaktion, die Paris je gesehen hat. Vogel schließt sich an, dritter im Bunde ist der ehemalige Bulle Jansen. Der Plan ist bombensicher - aber die Fallstricke von Macht und Abhängigkeit, in denen sich die drei verfangen werden, sind schon gelegt
 
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Alternative Names
Gian Maria Volont acteur italien

Gian Maria Volont aktor włoski

Gian Maria Volont Italiaans acteur

Gian Maria Volont Italian actor

Gian Maria Volont italienischer Schauspieler

Gian Maria Volont italiensk skdespelare

Gian Maria Volont italiensk skodespelar

Gian Maria Volont italiensk skuespiller

Ioannes Maria Volont

Volonte, Dzhan Marii︠a︡ 1933-

Volont, Gian M.

Volont, Gian M. 1933-1994

Volont, Gian Maria

Volonte, Gian Maria 1933

Volont, Gian-Maria 1933-1994

Volont, Gianmaria 1933-

Volont, Gianmaria 1933-1994

Wells, John.

Wels, John

Wels, John 1933-

Wels, John 1933-1994

Wels, Johnny.

Wels, Johnny 1933-

Wels, Johnny 1933-1994

Джан Мария Волонте

Джан Марія Волонте

ג'אן מריה וולונטה

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