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Rossellini, Isabella

Works: 365 works in 1,025 publications in 9 languages and 27,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Television plays  Television programs  Fiction  Military history  Television adaptations  Anecdotes 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Contributor, Author of introduction, Editor, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Blue velvet by David Lynch ( Visual )
134 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A college student stumbles across a bizarre mystery and wants to know more, perhaps too much more. The strange world he's found lurking beneath his hometown's picture-postcard veneer is about to become much stranger
Immortal beloved by Bernard Rose ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,559 WorldCat member 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
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who was Wyatt Earp? Was he a hero? A civilized man who became a killer? A gifted lawman? A man who catechized violence? This romanticized biopic begins at the beginning, with Wyatt born on a farm with a stern but loving father, a kind but realistic mother, and many brothers. He studies law, takes a wife, buys a house, and settles into an unremarkable life. When his wife dies, he goes off the deep end--ending up in prison. Freed by his father, he flees, and begins a new life. This life will take him to Dodge City, where along with brothers Virgil and Morgan he becomes a lawman. He befriends Doc Holiday, and earns a reputation while accumulating a long list of enemies. When tragedy befalls one of the Earp brothers, Wyatt goes on a hunt to avenge his family's honor and in the process thrusts himself permanently into the folklore of the American West
Big night by Stanley Tucci ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member 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
Merlin by Steve Barron ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member 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, her son by Arthur, Mordred, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate
The odyssey by Andreń≠ Sergeevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiń≠ ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Thai and held by 1,141 WorldCat member 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
Two lovers by James Gray ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member 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
Infamous by Douglas McGrath ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,038 WorldCat member 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
Death becomes her ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death
Fearless by Peter Weir ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and German and held by 805 WorldCat member 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
Monte Walsh the last cowboy ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member 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
Napoleon ( Visual )
37 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member 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 )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a man who rescues a German shepherd and how the two become fast friends
The saddest music in the world by Guy Maddin ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member 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
Wild at heart by David Lynch ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lovers Lula (Laura Dern) and Sailor (Cage) are seperated after he is jailed for killing - in self-defence - a man who attacked him with a knife who was a hired by her mother, Marietta Fortune (Diane Ladd)
Francesco, giullare di Dio The flowers of St. Francis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and held by 502 WorldCat member 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
White nights by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nikolai Rodchenko, a Russian ballet dancer who defected from the Soviet Union years ago, finds himself back in the motherland--trapped--thanks to an emergency airplane landing. The Soviets do not imprison him, however; they hope to score a propaganda victory by 'persuading' him to become Russian again. That is why he is sent to Siberia, to Raymond Greenwood and his Russian wife Darya. Greenwood is an American tap dancer who defected to Russia in opposition to the Vietnam War. Nikolai makes Raymond realize how limited his life is in the USSR, and together they hatch a plan to evade their KGB minders, escape to the American Embassy and eventually the US
Earthsea ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member 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
Poulet aux prunes = Chicken with plums by Marjane Satrapi ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and German and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Since his beloved violin was broken, Nasser-Ali Khan, one of the most renowned musicians of his day, has lost all taste for life. Finding no instrument worthy of replacing it, he decides to confine himself to bed and await death"--Container
Heights ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member 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
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Rosellini, Isabella 1952-
Rossellini, Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna, 1952-‏
English (304)
German (45)
French (41)
Spanish (18)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Thai (1)