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Nivola, Alessandro

Overview
Works: 187 works in 853 publications in 6 languages and 28,164 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Crime films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alessandro Nivola
Selma by Ava DuVernay( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 2,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964
American Hustle by David O Russell( Visual )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
Coco avant Chanel = Coco before Chanel by Anne Fontaine( Visual )

70 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From rags to riches to haute-couture: the incredible story of the legendary style icon Coco Chanel. From her humble beginnings at a French country orphanage to the extravagant heights of Parisian society, Chanel's indomitable creative spirit was expressed as a dance hall singer, seamstress, social rebel and fashion icon
Mansfield Park by Patricia Rozema( Visual )

62 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fanny Price is sent away to live with her rich cousins, she's meant to learn the ways of proper society but manages to enlighten them as well
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
A most violent year by J. C Chandor( Visual )

33 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an immigrant and his family trying to live the American Dream in the 1980s and expand their business amidst rampant violence, urban decay, and corrupt city officials during one of the most dangerous years in the city's history
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI Special Agent Sean Archer is trying to find a biological weapon that has been placed in Los Angeles by the sadistic terrorist-for-hire and criminal mastermind Castor Troy. Archer has been hunting Troy for the last 8 years and is consumed by revenge because Troy is responsible for the death of Archer's son. To do this, Archer must 'borrow' Troy's face using a surgical procedure to go undercover as Troy, but things go wrong when Troy assumes the identity of Archer
You were never really here by Lynne Ramsay( Visual )

13 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening
Disobedience by Sebastián Lelio( Visual )

28 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman returns to the community that shunned her for her attraction to a childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality
Junebug by Phil Morrison( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junebug is a deceptively simple, deeply resonant story about the inherent loneliness of family, embracing the texture of a world the movies rarely visit. Three years have passed since George has been home, and he is bringing his bride, Chicago art dealer Madeleine. His family--father Eugene, mother Peg, brother Johnny and sister-in-law Ashley--await them with a mixture of excitement, anxiety, and dread. Junebug sounds a paean to yearning, alienation, and endless hope, in the face of the enormous distances that can divide two people, separated by two ways of life
The Clearing by Robert Redford( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
Howl by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every word in this film was spoken by the actual people portrayed. In that sense this film is like a documentary. In every other sense, it is different"--Title screen. In 1957, in San Francisco, poet Allen Ginsberg has just published "Howl." This distinctive work immediately generates a great deal of controversy. Publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti has been sued on charges of obscenity, as many feel the poem is simply too explicit for publication (it contains strong language and frank references to homosexuality). When prosecutor Ralph McIntosh and defender Jake Ehrlich go head to head in front of Judge Clayton Horn, freedom of expression hangs in the balance. For the author, filled with the heady joy of poetic success, the trial demands the courage of being Allen Ginsberg--himself
Grace is gone by James C Strouse( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Phillips is a sad, disconnected man unable to tell his young daughters that their mother, a soldier, has died in Iraq. Instead, he takes the girls on a road trip, where their innocent charm helps him rediscover a healing joy he thought he'd lost forever
The art of self-defense( Visual )

8 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a roving motorcycle gang attacks him on the street, timid bookkeeper Casey joins a neighborhood karate studio to learn how to protect himself. Under the watchful eye of a charismatic instructor, Sensei, and hardcore brown belt Anna, Casey gains a newfound sense of confidence. But when he attends Sensei's mysterious night classes, he discovers a sinister world of brutality and hyper-masculinity, presenting a journey that places him squarely in the sights of his enigmatic new mentor
The wizard of lies by Barry Levinson( Visual )

12 editions published in 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "L'histoire du sulfureux financier Bernard L. Madoff, l'escroc de Wall Street condamné en 2009 à 150 ans de prison pour avoir détourné près de 65 milliards de dollars."
Goal! : the dream begins( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The athletic talent of an illegal Mexican immigrant in Los Angeles is spotted by a British soccer player who takes him to England to play for Newcastle United
Ginger & Rosa by Sally Potter( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2019 in English and German and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two teenage girls--Ginger (Fanning) and Rosa (Engler)-- are inseparable: they play truant together, discuss religion, politics and hairstyles, and dream of lives bigger than their mothers' frustrated domesticity. But, as the Cold War meets the sexual revolution, and the threat of nuclear holocaust escalates, the lifelong friendship of the two girls is shattered by the clash of desire and the determination to grow up"--Container
Laurel Canyon by Lisa Cholodenko( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard graduate Sam and his fiancée, Alex, move into Sam's mother's house in upscale Laurel Canyon, thinking that she would not be there. Only problem is that she is still there, supposedly finishing up a record that she's producing for her boy toy, Ian's band. Sam's mom seems more interested in smoking pot and drinking than actually working, though. Alex doesn't mind, but Sam is quite upset. Alex starts off focused as she works on finishing a dissertation on genomics, but is soon distracted. Meanwhile, Sam is equally distracted by the beautiful intern Sara
Love's labour's lost : a romantic musical comedy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome young King of Navarre and his three friends--Berowne, Longaville, and Dumaine--make a pledge to retreat for three years to study literature and art, depriving themselves of all comforts, including the company of women, for the duration. The pledge survives intact for exactly as long as it takes the beautiful Princess of France and her three friends--Rosaline, Maria, and Katherine--to travel to Navarre on a diplomatic mission from her father. Shakespeare purists will probably be horrified that Branagh has juxtaposed the Bard with classics by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, and George and Ira Gershwin, in a loving homage to the great musicals of the '30s. He has also thrown in every cliché of said musicals, reviving the abandoned genre with 90 minutes of elaborately staged flossy, frothy, campy, cotton-candy fun
The eye by David Moreau( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney is a young, blind violinist who is given the chance to see for the first time since childhood through a miraculous corneal transplant. As Sydney adjusts to a dizzying new world of colors and shapes, she is haunted by frightening visions of death which captures the doomed and drags them away from the world of the living. Terrorized and on the brink of insanity, Sydney is convinced that her anonymous eye donor has opened the door to a terrifying world only she can see and the secret information it holds
 
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