WorldCat Identities

Adorf, Mario

Overview
Works: 615 works in 1,403 publications in 6 languages and 7,999 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery films  Suspense fiction  Biography  Musical settings  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Contributor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Mario Adorf
 
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Die Blechtrommel The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

86 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

62 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the period of several days, Katharina's privacy and her honor are destroyed, first by the police who terrorize her, and then by the yellow press, which creates in her name the image of a politicized Bonnie Parker
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
The BRD trilogy Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Recording )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructed in the 1960s, years after the original negative was destroyed by the Nazis, G.W. Pabst's Threepenny Opera remains a deliciously dark film adaptation of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's brilliant musical
Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

51 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a German provincial town during the 'economic miracle' of the '50s, the seductive Lola is the star attraction of the nightclub in which she works. But, ever ambitious, she spots an opportunity to improve her social position in the form of straight-laced new buildings commissioner von Bohm. Presenting her most demure persona, she manipulates von Bohm into a chaste courtship, but finds that outrunning her past is more difficult than she ever imagined
The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in German and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about Oskar Matzerath, who at age three decides to stop growing. For the next two decades, during the Nazi reign in Eastern Europe, he remains frozen in size, suspended in the outraged innocence of childhood. Oskar has two weapons to see him through the ordeal of modern history: his tin drum, which he bangs to drown out horror and hypocrisy, and his childish voice raised in shriek piercing enough to break glass
Klassenverhältnisse by Danièle Huillet( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in German and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Kafka's unfinished novel Amerika. Straub and Huillet's version is about class relations and about the society that is created by capitalism
The bird with the crystal plumage( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American writer in Italy becomes an amateur sleuth when he witnesses a failed attempt by a serial killer to take the life of the wife of a wealthy gallery owner
Die Blechtrommel Tin drum( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Matzerath, a self-made dwarf, narrates this story of modern society--Germany from the turn of the century through the Nazi era--from a child's point of view
Fedora by Billy Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film producer travels to the Greek isles to coax a Garbo-like screen idol out of seclusion. But the deeper he infiltrates the remote villa, evading an overprotective countess and a mysterious plastic surgeon, the closer he comes to discovering the terrible secret behind the actress's timeless beauty
Agatha Christie's Ten little Indians( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten people--eight strangers and two married domestics--come from near and far to attend a posh weekend gala at a remote castle. What's the occasion? Each has unwittingly been invited to his/her own murder
The red tent( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the saga of explorer General Nobile whose 1928 Arctic expedition turns into disaster
Momo Verfilmung des Kultromans von Michael Ende by Michael Ende( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "grey men" have become very powerful in the city. So powerful that they have begun to steal people's time. Little Momo is very unhappy that everybody, including her friends, have changed. Momo, her turtle Cassiopeia, and Master Hora, the guardian of time, decide to fight the 'grey men' and stop the theft of time
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum The lost honor of Katharina Blum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in German and English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about the systematic victimization of a proud young woman suspected of aiding a terrorist. In a period of several days, Katharina's privacy and particularly, her honor, are destroyed, first by the police, who terrorize her, and then by the yellow press
Death and the devil by Frank Schätzing( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Köln, Anno Domini 1260: Wäre Jacop der Fuchs, der charmante Dieb mit dem fuchsroten Schopf, bloß nicht in die erzbischöflichen Äpfelbäume gestiegen! So wird er beim verbotenen Pflücken der Früchte Zeuge eines Mordes. Als Jacop begreift, welch finstere Verschwörung in Köln gesponnen wird, muss er selbst um sein Leben laufen
"Bis an alle Sterne" by Rainer Maria Rilke( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holcroft covenant( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noel Holcroft has inherited an awesome legacy. His father, Hitler's financial wizard, and two other prominent Nazis had re-routed staggering sums of money into a Swiss bank with the money intended to relieve the sufferings of Holocaust victims a generation later. The Nazis' own children would administer the fund. Now after forty years, Holcroft must now find the other two offspring as the signatures of all three are needed to release the money
Roland Klicks Deadlock( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een psychedelische western
La mala ordina( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luca Carnali is a small-time mobster and pimp who ends up, through no fault of his own, in a web of a settlement of scores between two main men in the Mafia and is forced to fight against two killers from New York who were sent to Italy to eliminate him. The second film in a triology by Fernando Di Leo
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Blechtrommel The tin drumThe tin drum
Alternative Names
Mario Adorf Actor

Mario Adorf attore svizzero

Mario Adorf deutscher Schauspieler

Mario Adorf German actor

Mario Adorf nmet sznsz

Mario Adorf niemiecki aktor

Mario Adorf saksalainen nyttelij

Mario Adorf Zwitsers acteur

Μάριο Άντορφ

Марио Адорф немецкий актёр

ماریو آدورف

マリオ・アドルフ

Languages
German (327)

English (32)

Italian (8)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina BlumThe BRD trilogy Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaLolaThe tin drumThe bird with the crystal plumageThe red tent"Bis an alle Sterne"Roland Klicks Deadlock