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Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)

Overview
Works: 91 works in 210 publications in 3 languages and 7,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Fiction  Melodrama  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vBosnian  Horror films  Study guides 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)
Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 1,885 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
La vita è bella Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 1,325 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
Il postino The postman by Philippe Noiret Massimo Troisi ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Italian and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mario, the postman, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to win the heart of the beautiful Beatrice
Nikita by Luc Besson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in French and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cop-killer junkie is forced by the government to become an undercover assassin or face a life in prison
Il postino The postman by Michael Radford ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in Italian and English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shy mailman falls in love with a beautiful woman. A famous poet moves into town, he helps the mailman find words to express his love
Ciao, professore! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Italian and held by 287 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 )
3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 276 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two brothers emigrate to Turin to escape the poverty of their Sicilian hometown. The story unfolds over a period of six years. The older brother has the desire to see his brother, Pietro, become a school teacher. Giovanni makes tremendous sacrifices, unaware that Pietro is squandering his money given to him and skipping school
L'uomo delle stelle by Giuseppe Tornatore ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Italian and held by 111 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 )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young corporate hotshot leaves his successful life behind to search for his elusive lost love
Opera ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 69 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"--Container
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Roberto Benigni brings Carlo Collodi's classic children's story to glorious life in this big-budget live-action adaptation. Geppetto, a humble toymaker, fashions a marionette out of a log that has miraculously appeared on his doorstep. After wishing upon a star that his creation, Pinocchio, would come to life, Geppetto's wish is granted by the beautiful Blue Fairy ..." -- Container
Nirvana by Gabriele Salvatore ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 31 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 29 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sicilia, nella prima metà del Settecento, la dodicenne Marianna Ucrìa viene portata dal nonno ad assistere ad una impiccaggione, nella speranza che lo spettacolo possa farla guarire dal mutismo. Ma tutto risulta vano. Marianna non parla e non sente
The church ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visitors to a Gothic cathedral are trapped by the ghosts of victims of a massacre perpetrated by crusading knights
La voce della luna by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The main character is certain that wells talk to him, that colonies are obsessed by echoes and that deserts are saddened by melanchology. His perceptions greatly increase during the time of the full moon
The Star maker ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1953, Joe Morelli is the "star maker" - a con man who travels from one small Sicilian town to the next, claiming to be a talent scout for a top movie studio
Tutto l'amore che c'é ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small Italian town in the 1970's, Carlo, a teenage boy, and his friends, are affected in more ways than one by the arrival in the area of three sophisticated sisters from Milan, whose father is about to take over the managership of a local factory
Canone inverso Making love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about Jeno, left with only a rare violin and a musical composition for two instruments when abandoned by his father. Later his relationship with Sophie, a pianist, and David, a fellow student, leads to a revelation about his family
 
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Alternative Names
C.G.G. Tiger Cinematografica
CGG Tiger Cinematografica
Languages
Italian (68)
English (17)
French (10)
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