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Volonté, Gian Maria 1933-

Overview
Works: 210 works in 1,019 publications in 10 languages and 6,759 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Spaghetti Westerns  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Crime films  History  Biography  Biographical television programs  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, 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 )

104 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,805 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 )

62 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

70 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 732 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 )

51 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 462 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
Investigation of a citizen above suspicion by Elio Petri( Visual )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 330 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."
Porte aperte Open doors by Gianni Amelio( Visual )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A triple murder puts justice on trial in Fascist Palermo, Italy. An embezzler is accused of murdering the boss who fired him and the clerk who replaced him, and then raping and murdering his wife. The judge, Vito di Francesco is alone in his doubt of the man's guilt and demands an investigation
El Chucho, quien sabe? A bullet for the general by Damiano Damiani( Visual )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 109 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
The Sergio Leone anthology( Visual )

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

Good, the bad and the ugly. A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery
Clint Eastwood( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 94 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
Uomini contro by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 86 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
Sacco & Vanzetti by Giuliano Montaldo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and French and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 79 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
La classe operaia va in paradiso by Elio Petri( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 69 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
Crónica de una muerte anunciada by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 56 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
Fistful of dollars For a few dollars more( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 55 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
Girl with a suitcase by Valerio Zurlini( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Attirée par le succès, Aïda une jeune danseuse de province, se laisse séduire par les belles promesses de Marcello, un don juan qui se lasse bientôt d'elle. Il demande alors à son frère Lorenzo d'éloigner la jeune fille. Celui-ci, bien qu'âgé de 16 ans, est ému par la triste histoire d'Aïda et décide de la protéger. Pour cela, il n'hésite pas à inventer tout un stratagème..." (Source : jaquette)
Sacco e Vanzetti by Giuliano Montaldo( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le 5 mai 1920, deux Italiens, Nicola Sacco, un cordonnier, et Bartolomeo Vanzetti, un poissonnier, sont arrêtés pour détention d'armes illicite. Ils sont accusés d'un meurtre commis lors d'un hold-up. Leur avocat, Fred Moore, démontre la validité de leurs alibis. Cependant, par zénophobie, par peur du bolchévisme (Vanzetti est un anarchiste), le juge et le "district attorney" influencent le jury qui condamne Sacco et Vanzetti à mort. Malgré les preuves qui devraient accuser un autre homme, Joe Morelli, le juge refuse de rouvrir le dossier et les deux hommes mourront sur la chaise électrique le 23 août 1927
Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 47 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
The man with no name trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three "spaghetti westerns" featuring Clint Eastwood's nameless anti-hero
A ciascuno il suo( Visual )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor's investigation into the murders of two town figures leads him to a diary implicating the Mafia
 
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Gian Maria Volontè acteur italien

Gian Maria Volontè aktor włoski

Gian Maria Volonté Italiaans acteur

Gian Maria Volonté Italian actor

Gian Maria Volonté italienischer Schauspieler

Gian Maria Volontè italiensk skådespelare

Gian Maria Volonté italiensk skodespelar

Gian Maria Volonté italiensk skuespiller

Ioannes Maria Volontè

Volonte, Dzhan Marii︠a︡ 1933-

Volontè, Gian M.

Volontè, Gian M. 1933-1994

Volontè, Gian Maria

Volonte, Gian Maria 1933

Volontè, Gian-Maria 1933-1994

Volonté, Gianmaria 1933-

Volonté, 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

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