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Valli, Romolo 1925-1980

Overview
Works: 112 works in 410 publications in 7 languages and 3,830 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  War films  Historical television programs  Documentary television programs  Spaghetti Westerns  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Director, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Romolo Valli
 
Most widely held works by Romolo Valli
Il gattopardo = The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

20 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Sicily in the 1800s, this film depicts Prince Salina, a great landowner, who watches the decrease of the aristocracy's power and influence during the 'Il Risorgimento', the unification of Italy under the royal House of Savoy. The upper class tries to ignore the nationalist movements, while the prince's rebellious nephew joins Giuseppe Garibaldi's revolutionaries
The garden of the Finzi-Continis by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 888 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
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

47 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach takes a convalescent holiday at the Venice Lido after the death of his child and the disastrous reception of his new compositions. Bored, he indulges an idle, whimsical, faintly epicurean interest in a beautiful boy sporting on the beach. The boy represents an ideal of perfect physical beauty; his youth and naturalness reproach Aschenbach's vanity and creative sterility. The onset of a deadly pestilence resolves his infatuation, as corruption eventually compromises all ideals
Duck you sucker by Sergio Leone( Visual )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Juan Miranda (Steiger) is a cigar-chomping, salt-of-the-earth peasant with a Robin Hood heart. John Mallory (Coburn) is a dynamite-tossing Irish revolutionary who has fled to Mexico to practice his skills. Together, they're a devilishly volatile mix of anti-establishment philosophies and violent tendencies as they attempt to liberate political prisoners, defend their compatriots against a well-equipped militia and risk their lives on a train filled with explosives"--Container
Boccaccio '70 : scherzo in quattro atti( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Duck, you sucker : aka A fistful of dynamite( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and French and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican peasant and an Irish terrorist join forces in a daring rescue of political prisoners during the Mexican Revolution
Girl with a suitcase by Valerio Zurlini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorenzo, who's 16 and born to a wealthy family in Parma, tries to make things right toward a showgirl, Aida, whom his older brother has mistreated. In extending kindness and standing up for her, he comes of age. But, is there anything he can do that will alter Aida's situation or her prospects?
The visit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 56 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
Novecento = 1900 by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic film that is both a history of 20th century Italy and a portrait of two families. It is also the story of the conflicts between two boys, one a peasant and the other a landowner, as they pass through the upheavals of the modern world
The great war by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War I, the two protagonists (played by Sordi and Gassman) are cowards whose main concern is to survive at all costs
Boccaccio '70 by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four satires on morality, prudery, and hypocrisy
Il giardino dei Finzi Contini = Le jardin des Finzi Contini by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semitic 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
Rain of fire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An executive in charge of a Middle Eastern nuclear plant discovers that his son is the Antichrist and sets out to stop him from using the nuclear power at his fingertips to wipe out mankind
Il était une fois la Révolution édition Collector by Sergio Leone( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Film d'aventures. Un paysan mexicain, Juan Miranda, s'adonne avec ses fils et son vieux père aux vols de diligence. Sa rencontre avec un Irlandais, Sean Mallory, spécialiste en explosifs, l'entraîne malgré lui dans les combats révolutionnaires. Il s'y engage avec plus de conviction lorsque sa famille est massacrée par les troupes fédérales. Sauvé de l'exécution par Sean, il organise avec lui le déraillement d'un train de soldats. L'Irlandais périt dans l'opération. [(c) Médiafilm]. Comprend, entre autres, un commentaire audio de l'historien du cinéma Christopher Frayling et une entrevue avec le scénariste Sergio Donati. [SDM]
Un borghese piccolo piccolo by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his only son is killed in an armed robbery, a meek middle-aged man takes justice into his own hands
Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore by Luigi Pirandello( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A director and a group of actors shooting a film are interrupted by the arrival of six people -- fictional characters in search of the writer who has abandoned them, unused, and incomplete. They demand that their story be finished, and to persuade the audience, recount their dark, strange histories."--Films for the Humanities container
Clair de femme by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un homme bouscule une femme en sortant d'un taxi, s'excuse, s'aperçoit qu'il n'a pas d'argent, elle paie, ils vont boire un verre au café du coin, bavardent, se séparent. Mais Michel se présente à la porte de Lydia. Une nuit folle commence au cours de laqelle l'amour tentera de profaner le malheur." (Source : jaquette)
Giù la testa by Sergio Leone( Visual )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the time of the Mexican Revolution, the leader of a family of thieves meets an IRA explosives expert running from the British and his own past. The two team up to rob the "Great Bank of Mesa Verde."
Todesmelodie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexiko 1913: Juan Miranda raubt mit seiner Bande reiche Reisende aus. Als er dem irischen Ex-Revolutionär Mallory begegnet, will er mit ihm eine Bank überfallen. Doch seine Rechnung geht nicht auf; stattdessen wird der Bandit Juan an der Seite des Iren auf abenteuerlichen Wegen zum Revolutionshelden wider Willen. Die mexikanische Revolution dient als effektvoller Hintergrund für den actionreichen Italo-Western. (ARD-Text 6.8.05)
La viaccia = Le mauvais chemin by Mauro Bolognini( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The death of a wealthy patriarch in 1885 sets off an interfamily power struggle. Son Ferdinando buys out his other relatives in order to gain full control over the dead man's property. But Ferdinando's country-bumpkin nephew Amerigo holds out. Amerigo's stance is weakened when he heads for the city and meets prostitute Bianca. To support her in the manner in which she is accustomed, Amerigo steals from his uncle. Disgraced in the eyes of his family, Amerigo decides to stay near his beloved Bianca by becoming a bouncer in her brothel."--Wikipedia
 
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Il gattopardo = The leopard
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Romolo Valli acteur italien

Romolo Valli actor italiano

Romolo Valli Italiaans acteur

Romolo Valli Italian actor and voice actor

Romolo Valli italienischer Schauspieler

Valli, R. 1925-1980

Валли, Ромоло

Ромоло Валли

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