Most widely held works about Giuseppe Rotunno
Most widely held works by Giuseppe Rotunno
All that jazz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse.
Man of la mancha ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in German and English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Jailed during the Spanish Inquisition for offending the church, author Miguel de Cervantes is forced to act out one of his manuscripts for the entertainment of fellow inmates. Cervantes delivers a rapturous performance as the legendary Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight whose choice to see life as it should be, not as it is, takes him into battles with an imaginary foe and into romance with the beautiful Dulcinea.
Fellini Satyricon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Fellini recreates the bawdy and lecherous days of Nero's reign in ancient Rome and its lack of concern with human dignity and obsession with perverse sex. The film is also an allegorical satire of the self-indulgence of modern society.
Popeye ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Bluto and others join Popeye in his adventures in the harbor town of Sweethaven.
E la nave va And the ship sails on ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Italian and held by 380 libraries worldwide
In 1914, a colorful melange of celebrities embark on a funeral voyage for a dead opera star. An allegorical film blending spectacle, humour, poignance and grotesquerie.
Le notti bianche White nights ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 374 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise.
The scarlet and the black ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty, a Vatican official, who, under threat of death from the Gestapo, saved prisoners of war and others from the German forces occupying Rome during World War II.
Rocco e i suoi fratelli ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Italian and held by 301 libraries worldwide
"The story of four poor Italian brothers and their mother who leave their country home and move to bustling Milan with hopes of improving their bitter fortune. The family is thrown into chaos when two of the brothers are torn apart by their love for the same woman and their struggles to succeed in a viciously competitive world."--Container.
Guglielmo Tell melodramma tragico in quattro atti ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 222 libraries worldwide
"Riccardo Muti conducts a fine cast led by Giorgio Zancanaro in the title role of Rossini's towering and opulent last opera with the Corps de Ballet, Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala."--Container.
Federico Fellini sono un gran bugiardo = I'm a big liar ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Laced with interviews and classic clips, the film literally retraces Fellini's footsteps dramatizing Fellini's vision and the same world minus that vision. What results is no mere portrait, but an energetic, philosophical inquiry.
City of women La città delle donne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Modern day Don Juan finds himself in a surrealistic world of women.
Prova d'orchestra Orchestra rehearsal ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in Italian and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A controversial yet comical film, it depicts the turmoil of Italian society through events that take place during a rehearsal gathering set in a 13th century chapel, as the musicians rebel against their conductor.
All that jazz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Bob Fosse's spellbinding film and four time Academy Award winner is a powerful story of a man driven compulsively to find perfection in his work. It is a musical which celebrates show business, yet strips it of its glitter.
Roma ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A film adaptation of Federico Fellini's reminiscences of Rome before World War II, as compared to the present as it was when the film was originally produced (1972)
Der Leopard ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Recounting the years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a democratic Italy. Contains the original Italian version with optional subtitles, the English-language version and special features.
The Stendhal syndrome ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial killer-rapist through Central Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Rocco und seine Brüder ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Rosaria kommt mit ihren Söhnen Rocco, Simone, Ciro und Luca aus dem Süden Italiens nach Mailand, wo Vincenzo, ihr Ältester, schon seit einiger Zeit lebt. Sie hofft, dass Vincenzo allen Arbeit verschaffen kann, doch das Leben in der Großstadt ist hart. Als sich Simone in die Prostituierte Nadia verliebt, diese aber Rocco vorzieht, werden die Brüder zu erbarmungslosen Rivalen. Die Familie droht zu zerfallen... "Rocco und seine Brüder" gilt als letzter bedeutender neorealistischer Spielfilm Viscontis. Teilweise schockierend brutal erzählt der Film vom Schicksal der Familie Parondi. (Quelle: Umschlagtext).
Tosca ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Italian opera on love, lust, deceit, murder and political intrigue.
Amarcord ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Fellini's irreverent, semi-autobiographical memories of life under Fascism and the Church in Italy during the 1930's.
Stadt der Frauen - la città delle donne La città delle donne ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Biographical films Biographical television programs Brothers Choreographers Comedy films Death instinct Degeneration Documentary films Don Quixote (Fictitious character) Drama Families Feature films Feature films Fellini, Federico Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Fosse, Bob,--1927-1987 Funeral rites and ceremonies Historical television programs History Inquisition Italy Love Man-woman relationships Motion picture industry Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Musical films Musical films Opera Operas Performing arts Poor Popeye (Fictitious character) Prisons Romantic comedy films Rome Show business films Spain Stress (Psychology) Television adaptations Tell, Wilhelm Underground movements, War United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Voyages and travels War television programs Women singers World War (1939-1945)
Falsche Namensform Rotunno, Guiseppe 1923-
Rotunno, Guiseppe 1923-
Rotunno, Peppino 1923-
Multiple languages (32)
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