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Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)

Overview
Works: 99 works in 292 publications in 5 languages and 7,305 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  War films  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Historical films  Children's films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)
La vita è bella = Life is beautiful( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II an Italian Jewish man uses his vivid imagination to convince his son they're playing a game at a concentration camp in order to keep his son's spirits up
The Postman = Il postino by Michael Radford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice
Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II
Nikita by Luc Besson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in French and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop-killer junkie is forced by the government to become an undercover assassin or face a life in prison
Ciao, professore! by Lina Wertmüller( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Italian and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of an upper-class teacher from conservative Northern Italy who, due to a computer error, finds himself teaching third-grade truants at a ramshackle school to the south"--Container
Lamerica by Gianni Amelio( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Italian and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men arrive in Albania from Italy with plans to exploit Albania's newly-begun conversion to capitalism. To provide themselves more cover, they name an Albanian, a former prisoner of war, as their company's acting "chairman". When the "chairman" disappears, the plan begins to involve unexpected elements of compassion
Così ridevano = The way we laughed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turin at the end of the fifties: two brothers have emigrated there from Sicily and the older works very hard to let the younger study and free himself from poverty through culture. The boy however is not keen on school and would like to begin to work. When after some time he gets his degree however things take a violent and dramatic turn
L'uomo delle stelle by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1953, a con man travels from one small Sicilian town to another claiming to be a talent scout for a top movie studio
The apartment = L'appartement( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young corporate hotshot leaves his successful life behind to search for his elusive lost love
Opera by Dario Argento( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young opera singer takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi's Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces the diva to watch the brutal murders of her loved ones. Contains depictions of brutal violence and shocking scenes. Considered to be a "horror classic"
Pinocchio( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet has a series of adventures on his way to becoming "a real boy."
La voce della luna by Federico Fellini( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in Italian and French and held by 41 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
Il postino : The postman by Michael Radford( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice
The legend of the holy drinker by Ermanno Olmi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Andreas Kartack, a homeless man living under the bridges of Paris. Lent 200 francs by an anonymous stranger, he is determined to pay back his debt but circumstances and his alcoholism intervene
Church by Young Jean Lee( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visitors to a Gothic cathedral are trapped by the ghosts of victims of a massacre perpetrated by crusading knights
Nirvana by Giorgio Armani( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jimi, es un exitoso diseñador de juegos de computadora, descubre que su último juego "Nirvana" ha sido infectado por un virus que ha dado vida a Solo, el personaje principal del juego. Atormentado por el recuerdo de su novia Lisa y buscando la manera de poner fin a la vida inútil de Solo, Jimi empieza a buscar personas que le ayuden a descubrir que paso con Lisa y que eliminen su juego."--Envase
My name is Tanino by Paolo Virzì( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanino, a twenty year old Sicilian boy, meets Sally, a beautiful American girl spending her vacation in Sicily. Partly fascinated by the American Dream, and partly driven by his feelings for Sally, Tanino decides to go and try his luck in the U.S. He is warmly welcomed by Sally's parents, but she doesn't seem particularly excited to see him again. From this moment on, Tanino's life is filled with misunderstandings and trouble
Marianna Ucrìa by Philippe Noiret( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18th-century costume drama that follows the adventures of a deaf noblewoman attempting to escape her past. Although loved by her family, at thirteen she is forced to marry an older uncle and lives a rather oppressed life. She strives to find freedom in subtle ways and manages to save a peasant girl from a terrible situation
Johnny Stecchino by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in Italian and held by 19 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
La vie est belle by Roberto Benigni( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this extraordinary tale, Guido, a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor, has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for his young family. But then, that life is threatened by World War II, and Guido must rely on those very same strengths to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate!
 
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Nikita
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Ciao, professore!
Alternative Names
C.G.G. Tiger Cinematografica

Cecchi Gori Group Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Cecchi Gori Group Продюссерская компания

CGG Tiger Cinematografica

チェッキ・ゴーリ・グループ

Languages
Italian (102)

English (36)

French (17)

Spanish (1)

German (1)