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Ponti, Carlo 1912-2007

Works: 236 works in 1,325 publications in 10 languages and 19,795 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Comedy films  Survival films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, pmn, Production personnel, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Carlo Ponti
Most widely held works by Carlo Ponti
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

115 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 4,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik Revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
The Road by Federico Fellini( Visual )

98 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has never been a face quite like that of Giulietta Masina. Her husband, Federico Fellini, directs her as Gelsomina in La Strada. Gelsomina is sold by her mother into the employ of Zampan ̣(Anthony Quinn), a brutal strongman in a traveling circus. When Zampan ̣encounters an old rival in highwire artist the Fool (Richard Basehart), his fury is provoked to its breaking point. With La Strada, Fellini left behind the familiar signposts of Italian neorealism for a poetic fable of love & cruelty
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

80 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
The passenger by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

32 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV reporter David Locke endures a world of defeat and hopelessness. If he could, Locke would walk away from it all and never return. Fortunately, he is able to assume the identity of a recently deceased man, assuming his wardrobe, passport, appointment book, and the dead man's profession as an international gun smuggler
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in French and English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl waiting for the result of a medical examination wanders around Paris thinking she has cancer
Le mépris = Contempt by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screenwriter is torn between the demands of a proud European director, a crude American producer, and his disillusioned wife while he attempts to doctor the script for a new film version of The Odyssey
Two women by Alberto Moravia( Visual )

61 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Italy, a woman and her 13-year-old daughter become the focus of an attack by some invading Morroccan soldiers who are part of the Allied forces in World War II. When the mother recovers consciousness, she finds her daughter in a complete state of shock. Conscious only of the ordeal, the daughter prostitutes herself for a pair of nylon stockings. On hearing of the death of a man they both loved, mother and daughter are re-united
Une femme est une femme = A woman is a woman by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

32 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in French and English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offbeat homage to Hollywood musicals finds a stripper rousing her lover's jealousy by seducing his best friend
Leri, oggi, domani = Ieri, oggi, domani by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a delightful portrayal of Italian women who manipulate their sexual favors to get what they want. In one tale Sophia Loren finds an unusual angle to legally evade paying her taxes; in another she plays the wife of a wealthy businessman with a knack for turning heads; finally, as a participant in the worlds oldest profession, she entices a seminary student who engages to change her ways
Una giornata particolare = a special day by Wiggles (Musical group)( Visual )

42 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accidental meeting brings a worn out and weary housewife and a former radio announcer together for almost two hours of comic and touching confidences, arguments, and self-searching. The day is May 8, 1938, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime
Marriage Italian style by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 476 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
Ulysses by Ma He( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He ma shi shi ao de sai de gu shi,xu shu you li xi si gong xian te luo yi cheng, que shou zu zhou dian pei liu li de gu shi
Le Doulos by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lola by Jacques Demy( Visual )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in French and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a woman who must choose among three men. Restoration was done in 2000 by Ciné-Tamaris
Léon Morin, priest by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in French and English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelangelo Antonioni's Zabriskie Point( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic portrait of late sixties America as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria, who's helping a property developer build a village in the Los Angeles desert, and dropout Mark, who's wanted by the authorities for allegedly killing a policeman during a student riot
Les carabiniers by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in French and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centers on two peasants who join the King's army. Seduced by the promise of riches, the two leave their wives and embark into the war sending postcards home that detail their conquests. Upon their return, they learn that a peace treaty has been signed and in turn, are betrayed by the king for their overzealousness."--Container
Zabriskie Point by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

40 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a counterculture film about two young people who meet in Death Valley, director Antonioni shows our society to be more alienating and hostile than the barren desert
Operation crossbow by Michael Anderson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fearsome rumor reaches Britain's World War II command. The Nazis are developing rocket technology that could rain death on London and, then, New York. Quickly, England develops a plan to send saboteurs into the sites manufacturing the rockets. Just moments after the carefully chosen commandos parachute into the drop zone, their pilot receives an urgent message: The mission may be compromised. Abort
Europe '51 by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid Bergman plays a wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite racked by guilt over the shocking death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city's poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity
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Doctor Zhivago
Alternative Names
Carlo Ponti Italiaans filmproducent (1912-2007)

Carlo Ponti italienischer Filmproduzent

Carlo Ponti olasz filmproducer

Carlo Ponti producător de film italian

Carlo Ponti producteur italien

Carlo Ponti productor de cine italiano

Carlo Ponti, Sr Italian film producer

Carlo Ponti, Sr. produtor de cinema italiano

Carlo Ponti włoski producent filmowy

Karlo Ponti

Ponti, Carlo de 1912-2007

Κάρλο Πόντι

Карло Понти

Карло Понті італійський кінопродюсер

Понти, Карло

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The RoadBlowupThe passengerCléo de 5 à 7Une femme est une femme = A woman is a womanUlysses