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Cortese, Valentina

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Most widely held works about Valentina Cortese
 
Most widely held works by Valentina Cortese
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

49 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
Giulietta degli spiriti by Federico Fellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in Italian and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she suspects her husband of infidelity, a housewife unleashes an unconscious ripe with erotic fantasies. In this film, Fellini's first feature-length color film, his examination of the sexual psyche unfolds via the surrealistic use of abrupt cut-aways to illustrate the woman' sexual fantasies
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and French and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
The barefoot contessa by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and French and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With extraordinary beauty, talent and grace, Spanish dancer Maria Vargas (Ava Gardner) was born to be a star. Aided by American movie director Harry Dawes (Humphrey Bogart), she attains great success and fortune in Hollywood's land of dreams. But, though she gives her all for stardom, there is one thing Maria will never compromise - her soul
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and French and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron von Munchausen sails in a balloon to find old comrades and save a city from the forces of a Turkish sultan
Brother sun, sister moon by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling, insightful look at the early years of Francis of Assisi, who abandoned a life of wealth and comfort to seek a spiritual union with the world
Thieves' highway( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
La Nuit americaine = Day for night( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in French and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leading lady is recovering from a nervous breakdown, another performer is soused on the set, unions threaten to walk, shooting must finish before the insurance lapses and a cat can't hit its mark. Is this any way to make a film?
Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clelia comes from Rome to her native Turin, to set up a new fashion salon. On her first night, the woman in the next room of her hotel takes an overdose of pills. Clelia becomes involved with this woman, Rosetta, and three of her rich women friends, Momina, Nene, and Mariella. Momina is older than the others, and lives apart from her husband. Her current lover is Cesare, the architect of Clelia's salon. Nene is a talented ceramics artist, and lives with her fiance, the painter Lorenzo. Mariella is a flighty woman only interested in having a good time. Clelia becomes attached to Carlo, the architect's assistant, but the other women look down on him as he comes from a working class background. Momina, with the help of Clelia, discovers that Rosetta fell in love with Lorenzo as he was painting her portrait. Momina then encourages Rosetta to go after Lorenzo, even though he and Nene were supposed to marry soon
The house on Telegraph Hill by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victoria Kowelska is tortured in a concentration camp during the final days of World War II, and her family in Poland is slaughtered. Her best friend, Karin, who is ill, hopes to recover and make it to San Francisco, where a wealthy aunt is taking care of her son. But when Karin dies and the camp is liberated, Victoria exchanges identity papers with the dead woman, thereby gaining a new identity and family. After five years in relocation camps, Victoria finally gets to America, only to learn that Karin's aunt has recently died, and her nephew is in charge of the estate and Karin's son."--Booklet
Le amiche( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman returns to her home town of Turin to set up a new fashion salon and gets involved with a troubled woman and her three wealthy friends
The glass mountain by Henry Cass( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass mountain: "In the Dolemites, a married composer loves an Italian girl who saved his life during the war."--Halliwell's Film Guide (2004)
When time ran out--( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A South Pacific island's dormant volcano unexpectedly erupts in fury placing tourists in jeopardy
La ragazza che sapeva troppo = The girl who knew too much by Mario Bava( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman witnesses a murder while vacationing in Italy and can't get anyone to belive her until
Malaya by Victoria( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, this exciting wartime adventure weaves a tale of danger and intrigue as it focuses on the daredevil exploits of a handful of extraordinary men
Giulietta degli spiriti by Federico Fellini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she suspects her husband of infidelity, a housewife unleashes an unconscious ripe with erotic fantasies. In this film, Fellini's first feature-length color film, his examination of the sexual psyche unfolds via the surrealistic use of abrupt cut-aways to illustrate the woman' sexual fantasies
The Assassination of Trotsky by Joseph Losey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly historical account of the assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico
Roma città libera( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in Italian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Post-war Rome is the setting for this lyrical and heartbreaking character study of bitterness, loneliness and reconciliation in the months following Italy's liberation by the Allies
The visit by Zeljka Morawek( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multi-millionairess returns to the poor hometown that ostracized her after her teenage pregnancy, promising to alleviate the town's massive debt in exchange for the life of the man who betrayed her
 
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Cortesa, Valentina

Cortesa Valentina 1923-....

Cortesa, Valentina 1925-

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