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Benigni, Roberto

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Most widely held works about Roberto Benigni
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Most widely held works by Roberto Benigni
To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )

41 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... A funny, quirky, frothy diversion."--Richard Roeper
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

74 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for a crime they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elf korte films van Jim Jarmusch, die allemaal één ding gemeen hebben: koffie en sigaretten. In de café-setting wordt over zeer diverse onderwerpen gesproken, zoals het effect van koffie op de snelheid van je dromen, het verband tussen muziek en geneeskunde en de (gemene) tweelingbroer van Elvis Presley
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

61 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet has a series of adventures on his way to becoming "a real boy."
La tigre e la neve The tiger and the snow by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tiger and the Snow is about a Roman poet and lecturer named Attilio (Benigni) who feels compelled to head to Baghdad when he discovers that the woman he loves, Vittoria (Nicoletta Braschi) has been seriously injured during a bomb explosion. Moving heaven and earth, he manages to get to Iraq, and through a combination of luck and pig-headedness, and inspired by his passionate love of Vittoria, he finds the hospital where Vittoria has been taken. Unconscious, and more dead than alive, the woman of his dreams is in need of a drug that will relieve the pressure of the cerebral edema that is killing her. Given that there is nothing immediately available, Attilio goes off into the city in search of the drug, to find only abandoned pharmacies and ruins. Refusing to abandon hope, Attilio must confront the horrors and disasters of war to save the love of his life
Life is beautiful = La vita è bella by Roberto Benigni( Book )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenario van de film van de Italiaanse regisseur, waarin een joodse man in een Duits concentratiekamp zijn zoontje de reddende rol van de humor bijbrengt door hem de verschrikkingen als onderdeel van een spel te laten zien
Il Mostro by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Italian and French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious serial killer is on the loose committing rape and murder. Landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, due to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising yet innocent situations. An undercover policewoman is assigned to watch the suspect and find evidence for his arrest
Johnny Stecchino by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante is a kind-hearted but naïve buffoon who is happy driving the school bus for a group of mentally handicapped children but feels he is somehow missing out on life and love. His fortunes take a dramatic turn when he meets Maria, a dangerous driver who seems immediately enamoured of him. Dante is soon invited to her sumptuous Palermo villa, pleasantly unaware that he's being drawn into a underworld plot. He bears an amazing likeness to Maria's gangster husband, who also happens to be a stool pidgeon and it would be very convenient for the couple if the mobster, in the shape of Dante, was seen to be dead and buried
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacques Gambrelli, a hopelessly inept French policeman, turns out to be the illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau. Gambrelli becomes involved with the investigation of a kidnapping involving the beautiful Princess Yasmin
Asterix & Obelix : missie Cléopâtre by Alain Chabat( Visual )

53 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 50 B.C., Asterix and Obelix are a pair of comedic heroes living in a small but well-protected village in Gual, where a magic potion concocted by Druids turns the townsfolk into mighty soldiers. When Roman troops carve a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel, Caesar and his aide de camp Detritus discover the secret elixir and capture the Druid leader who knows its formula and Asterix and Obelix are sent off to rescue them
Seeking asylum by Marco Ferreri( Visual )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playful, innocent preschool teacher leads his charges on unorthodox field trips and entertains them in kooky ways. Able to view life through a child's eyes, he grows exceptionally close to his pupils
Non ci resta che piangere by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

35 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher and his cousin get lost in the Tuscan countryside during a storm, waking up to find themselves in the 15th Century, where they try to explain modern technology to Leonardo da Vinci and prevent Christopher Columbus from discovering America
Peter and the wolf a Prokofiev fantasy by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visualization of Prokofiev's musical tale with human actors and "Splitting Image" puppetry; also incoroprates the Classical symphony, Overture on Hebrew themes and March in B flat
La voce della luna by Federico Fellini( Visual )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main character is certain that wells talk to him, that colonies are obsessed by echoes and that deserts are sad. His perceptions greatly increase during the time of the full moon
Piante medicinali, chimica, farmacologia e terapia by Renzo Benigni( Book )

19 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in 4 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlinguer I love you( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mario Cioni and his strange relationship with his mother
Il mio Dante by Roberto Benigni( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Italian and German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die hoch komische und heiss glühende Liebeserklärung an einen Klassiker der Weltliteratur Natürlich kennen Sie Dantes "Göttliche Komödie". Natürlich wissen Sie, dass sie zu den wichtigsten Texten unserer Kultur gehört, dass sie die ganze Welt umfasst, vor allem aber die Hölle und das Paradies noch dazu. Aber Hand aufs Herz: Haben Sie sie tatsächlich einmal gelesen? Macht nichts. Denn jetzt haben Sie die Gelegenheit, mit dem Schauspieler Roberto Benigni auf eine schaurig schöne Entdeckungstour durch Dantes ungeheuerlichen Kosmos zu gehen. Benigni ist seinem Dante verfallen. Und mit seiner masslosen, hinreissend komischen und bewundernd respektlosen Liebeserklärung wird jeder Leser zum verzauberten Dante-Anhänger. Mit einem Vorwort von Umberto Eco
Quando Benigni ruppe il video : i primi testi televisivi di Roberto Benigni by Roberto Benigni( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Life is beautiful = La vita è bella
Alternative Names
Benigni, R.

Benigni, R. (Roberto)

Benigni, Roberto 1952-

Benigni, Roberto Remigio

Benigni, Roberto Remigio 1952-

Robbertu Benigni

Roberto Benigni acteur italien

Roberto Benigni actor e director italiano

Roberto Benigni actor italià

Roberto Benigni actor italián

Roberto Benigni actor italiano

Roberto Benigni ator italiano

Roberto Benigni itaalia näitleja

Roberto Benigni itala aktoro

Roberto Benigni Italiaans acteur

Roberto Benigni Italiako zinema

Roberto Benigni italialainen näyttelijä

Roberto Benigni Italian actor

Roberto Benigni Italian actor & director

Roberto Benigni Italiano nga aktor ken direktor

Roberto Benigni Italienischer Schauspieler

Roberto Benigni italiensk skådespelare

Roberto Benigni italiensk skuespiller

Roberto Benigni italský herec

Roberto Benigni olasz színész

Roberto Benigni włoski reżyser i aktor

Roberto Beninji itāliešu aktieris

Roberto Beninyi italyan aktyor

Robertus Benigni histrio Italicus

Ρομπέρτο Μπενίνι Ιταλός ηθοποιός

Раберта Беніньі італьянскі акцёр

Роберто Бенини италиански актьор

Роберто Бениньи итальянский актёр

Роберто Бенињи

Роберто Бенињи италијански актер

Роберто Беніньї

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בניני, רוברטו

רוברטו בניני

روبرتو بنینی

روبيرتو بينيني

ڕۆبێرتۆ بێنیگنی

रॉबर्टो बेनिगनी इतालवी फ़िल्म अभिनेता, हास्य अभिनेता

റൊബർതൊ ബെനീഞ്ഞി

โรแบร์โต เบนิญญี

რობერტო ბენინი

로베르토 베니니

베니니, 로베르토 1952-

ベニーニ, ロベルト



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