Most widely held works about Isabella Rossellini
Most widely held works by Isabella Rossellini
Immortal beloved ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of composer Ludwig Beethoven. A letter found after his death leads to efforts to uncover the mystery of who was his immortal beloved.
The odyssey ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,111 libraries worldwide
Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope.
Big night ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
The story of two brothers whose Italian restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy. Their only chance for success is to risk everything they own on an extravagant feast for bandleader Louis Prima. But their big night is complicated by a lovers' triangle, a sneaky restaurant rival, and the hilarious perfection of chef Primo.
Blue velvet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
A college student stumbles across a bizarre mystery and wants to know more. The strange world he's found lurking beneath the picture-postcard veneer of his hometown is about to become much stranger.
Infamous ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row.
Two lovers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
After Leonard moves back into the home he grew up in to mend a broken heart, he meets two women in quick succession. Michelle is a mysterious and beautiful neighbor. Sandra is the lovely and caring daughter of a businessman who is buying out his family's dry-cleaning business. Leonard is forced to make an impossible decision, between desire and the comfort of love, or risk falling back into the same darkness that nearly killed him.
Merlin ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 905 libraries worldwide
The legend of King Arthur, this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere. Merlin and Arthur are both menaced by the plots of Morgan Le Fey and Mordred, her son by Arthur, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate.
Wyatt Earp ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Kevin Costner plays the most famous lawman ever to stride the Wild West. Gene Hackman is Wyatt's iron-willed father, and Dennis Quaid is Earp's deadly best friend Doc Holliday.
Some of me by Isabella Rossellini ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 839 libraries worldwide
A fascinating, quirky, and above all personal look at herself and her life by the renowned model/actress, who illuminates her life and her world in a brilliant mosaic of short takes accompanied by scores of pictures ranging from those she keeps on her bedside table to family snapshots and her many Richard Avedon Vogue covers. She writes of her mother, Ingrid Bergman: "Second to acting, Mother loved cleaning, which is not to say she loved even that above me. I'm sure she.
Blue velvet ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
A young man finds a severed ear whose trail leads him to a detective's daughter and a mesmerizing beauty in this surreal journey that peeks through the windows and over the well-trimmed hedges of a small town, discovering murder, mystery and perversion.
Death becomes her ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 678 libraries worldwide
A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death. A writer named Helen decides to take revenge on her actress friend Madeline after she steals her fiance Ernest. When Helen and Madeline both take a serum that gives them eternal life, their hatred for one another ends as they both plot to kill Ernest.
The saddest music in the world ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Isabella Rossellini stars as a Depression-era beer baroness who sponsors a contest to find the world's saddest tune in this dark comedy.
Napoleon ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Drama about the years in the life of Napoleon Bonaparte from his first decisive battle to his bitter defeat and exile.
My dog Tulip ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who rescues a German shepherd and how the two become fast friends.
Fearless ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A young man who survived a plane crash becomes more wildly alive and takes more risks when he discovers that the crash transformed him into a man without fear of death. Meanwhile, his wife struggles to find within him the man she married, and another survivor of the crash believes nothing and no one can heal her pain.
Francesco, giullare di Dio The flowers of St. Francis ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and held by 454 libraries worldwide
"In a series of simple and joyous vignettes, director Roberto Rossellini and co-writer Federico Fellini lovingly convey the universal teachings of The People's Saint: humility, faith, and sacrifice. Gorgeously photographed to evoke the medieval paintings of Saint Francis' time, and cast with monks from the Nocera Inferiore Monastery"--Container.
Monte Walsh the last cowboy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Monte Walsh and his friends are cowboys and bronco busters, plying their trade in the Wyoming Territory of 1892. The advancement of civilization has all but rendered Monte obsolete, but Monte doesn't want to change his ways. But with the corporate buy-ups of Wyoming land, Monte and his friends may be forced to move on.
Heights ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Follows five people over a 24 hour period on a fall day in New York City. Isabel, a photographer, is having second thoughts about her upcoming marriage to Jonathan, a lawyer. Isabel's mother, Diana, learns that her husband has a new lover and begins to re-think her life choices and, especially, her open marriage. Diana and Isabel's paths cross with Alec, a young actor, and with Peter, a journalist. Isabel, Jonathan, Diana, Alec, and Peter must choose what kind of lives they will lead before the sun comes up on the next day.
Earthsea ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 437 libraries worldwide
In the magical world of Earthsea, the Amulet of Peace has ensured harmony between humans and dragons for centuries. But when the Amulet is broken and a piece of it disappears, it's up to a neophyte wizard to restore balance and stop a nefarious king from conquering Earthsea's islands.
Roger Dodger ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the male ego and the art of manipulating women. Roger, a sharp-witted Manhattan advertising copywriter can talk his way into any skirt, which is exactly why his nephew, Nick, pays him a visit. With Nick's virginity at stake, Roger takes him out for a one-night crash course in seduction, only to realize he still has something to learn about women himself.
Beethoven, Ludwig van,--1770-1827 Biographical films Biography Brothers Capote, Truman,--1924-1984 Closed captioning Comedy films Composers Cooking, Italian Criminal investigation Depressed persons Detective and mystery films Drama Earp, Wyatt,--1848-1929 Family-owned business enterprises Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Friendship Germany Hanging Hickock, Richard Eugene,--1931-1965 Historical films History Italy Judgments, Criminal Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Men Merlin (Legendary character) Models (Persons) Motion picture actors and actresses Motion pictures Mythology, Greek Neighbors New York (State)--New York Novelists, American Odysseus (Greek mythology) Restaurant management Romance films Rossellini, Isabella Serial murders Smith, Perry Edward,--1928-1965 Television adaptations Television mini-series United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Falsche Namensform Rosellini, Isabella 1952-
Rossellini, Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna 1952-
Multiple languages (14)
No Linguistic content (9)