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Valli, Alida 1921-2006

Overview
Works: 304 works in 932 publications in 7 languages and 8,596 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Legal films  Horror films  Anecdotes  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Alida Valli, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alida Valli
The third man by Carol Reed ( Visual )
127 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime-- and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder. From container: "A celebrated British noir charting post-war European malaise, Carol Reed's 'The Third Man' was recently voted the greatest British film of all time."
Senso by Luchino Visconti ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italian director Luchino Visconti dishes up his usual blend of elegance and decadence in Senso. The international cast includes French film star Alida Valli as an Italian countess married to a Venetian nobelman, and English leading man Farley Granger as an Austrian military officer. The two are swept up in the Austrian empire's evacuation of Italy in 1866. Valli and Granger fall in love, but Valli ultimately realizes that the officer in interested only in her wealth and prestige, whereupon she gives him over to a firing squad
Les yeux sans visage Eyes without a face by Georges Franju ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a suspenseful courtroom drama, a beautiful woman is accused of having murdered her husband
Il Grido Outcry ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man is faced with the sudden end of a seven year affair with a married women when her husband suspects. He takes their daughter and wanders for a year, but realizes he can love only her
A month by the lake ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two women pursue a handsome bachelor at a luxurious lakeside resort
Oedipus Rex by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A son's loving obsession with his mother turns to patricide and incest in this intricate exploration of the Oedipus complex
The miracle of the bells ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of a glamorous film star causes a small-town miracle and a nationwide publicity stunt
Edipo re by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in Italian and German and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sophocles' play, with added prologue and epilogue set in modern times, is extended into the present and points out that the motives of the ancient tragedy still exist today
Strategia del ragno The spider's stratagem by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revisiting the village in the Po Valley where a man was murdered by Fascists in 1936, reveals the man was a traitor executed by his own men
Les Yeux sans visage Eyes without a face ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished surgeon kidnaps young women intending to graft their features onto his daughter's disfigured face
Suspiria by Dario Argento ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American student enrolls at a prestigious dance academy in Europe, but after her arrival there, ominous events begin to disturb her plans
Les yeux sans visage by Georges Franju ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
The wide blue road ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fisherman struggling against harsh living conditions fishes illegally with bombs, leading to tragedy
Der dritte Mann ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atmosphärisch überaus dichte Verfilmung des gleichnamigen Kriminalromans von Graham Greene, von dem auch das Drehbuch stammt. Carol Reed nutzte die Expressivität des zerbombten Wiens, um eine düstere Grundstimmung zu schaffen, in der sich Joseph Cotton und Orson Welles als ehemalige Freunde gegenüberstehen (wobei letzterer erst in der zweiten Hälfte des Films in Erscheinung tritt). Neben der spektakulären Kameraführung trug auch die berühmt gewordene Zither-Musik Anton Karas' dazu bei, daß "Der Dritte Mann" zu einem Klassiker wurde. [mediabiz.de]
Inferno by Dario Argento ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman stumbles upon a mysterious diary that reveals the secrets of 'The Three Mothers' and unleashes a nightmare world of demonic evil. As the unstoppable horror spreads from Rome to New York City, this unholy trinity must be stopped before the world is submerged in the blood of the innocent. The sequel to the film, Suspiria
The night heaven fell ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ursula (Bardot), a convent girl vacationing with her aunt and uncle in Spain meets Lamberto (Boyd), a criminal who murders her uncle and seduces her aunt. The two misfits then seek refuge from the law and the moral code of the day by hiding in the mountains
Berlinguer I love you ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Mario Cioni and his strange relationship with his mother
Laugh, Pagliacci! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in Italian and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The powerful plot concerns Canio after prison, and the composition and premiere of Pagliacci.[Contains] virtually all the role of Canio."--Container
We the living Noi vivi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the chaotic years following the Russian revolution, three individuals courageously defy an oppressive, state-controlled society. Kira, torn between two men, struggles with them for the right to live their own lives
 
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Alternative Names
Altenburger, Alida Laura : von
Altenburger, Alida Maria Laura von.
Altenburger, Alida Maria Laura von 1921-2006
Altenburger, Alida Maria von 1921-2006
Altenburger, Alida von 1921-
Altenburger Alida von 1921-2006
Altenburger von Marckenstein und Frauenberg, Alida Maria Laura 1921-2006
Valli 1921-2006
Von Altenburger, Alida 1921-
Von Altenburger, Alida 1921-2006
Von Altenburger, Alida Maria Laura
Von Altenburger, Maria Laura 1921-2006
VonAltenburger, Alida 1921-2006
VonAltenburger, Maria Laura 1921-2006
Languages
English (176)
Italian (120)
French (63)
German (35)
Spanish (5)
Turkish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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