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Goldoni, Lelia

Overview
Works: 38 works in 119 publications in 5 languages and 2,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Spy television programs  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: act, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Lelia Goldoni
 
Most widely held works by Lelia Goldoni
Shadows by John Cassavetes ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an interracial romance and the obstacles it puts on family relationships. When appearing on Jean Shepherd's radio program Night People, Cassavetes mentioned the improvisation work he had done with his acting class, and asked for funding to film it. When listeners actually sent in money, he worked up a script based on the classwork, and with additional funding filmed his story of three siblings, two of whom can pass as white
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When filmy spores fall from space and take root in San Francisco, the city is beautifully transformed by spectacular and exotic flowers. But these lovely extraterrestrial blossoms have gruesome plans for their earthly admirers. These blossoms are going to slowly clone human bodies and then dispose of the originals
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive young set designer seeks work in Tinseltown and falls in love with a wannabe actress who lives with her alcoholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
John Cassavetes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling in the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Choices ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man skilled in both sports and music faces a difficult decision when he is afflicted with a hearing impairment
Lester Horton (1906-1953) genius on the wrong coast : a documentary ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Lester Horton, a visionary choreographer, and his contribution to modern dance as told by those who knew him
Ginger in the morning Maybe I'll come home in spring ; Choices ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maybe I'll come home in Spring: Dennie has returned from a year among the hippies to her superficial, image-conscious suburban family
Secret agent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fair exchange: A British agent, who was captured and tortured in East Germany, discharges herself from the rehabilitation hospital in London and returns to kill the man who tortured her, now a high-ranking public official. John Drake, posing as her husband, follows her trail to Europe
Mesmerized by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mesmerized: A young orphan's arranged marriage to a deranged, possessive businessman becomes so unbearable that she attempts to free herself of the relationship and, when her husband dies, is charged with his murder. Based on a true story
Circus of horrors by Sidney Hayers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Circus of horrors: A plastic surgeon staffs a semi-derelict circus with criminals whose faces he has altered, and murders any who try to flee. They don't just risk death and mutilation -- they make a career of it. Theatre of death: A troupe of young actors specialize in gore-drenched Grand Guignol plays directed by the cruel and domineering Philippe Darvas. When a series of horrific murders plague the city, the trail of bodies leads directly to the theater and its cast of the damned
Schatten ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cassavetes Regiedebüt: Ein größtenteils improvisierter Einblick in das Leben dreier schwarzer Beatniks in einer weißen Gesellschaft - gedreht in New York über einen Zeitraum von drei Jahren. Pasinetti-Award für John Cassavetes auf den Filmfestspielen von Venedig 1960
Theatre of death ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the Theatre of Death in Paris, where a troupe of young actors specialize in gore-drenched Grand Guignol plays directed by the cruel and domineering Philippe Darvas. But when a series of horrific murders plague the city, the trail of bodies leads directly to the theater and its cast of the damned. Is the sinister Darvas responsible for the gruesome crimes, or is the stage set for an even more ghastly surprise?
The disappearance of Aimee ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of "famed evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, who in 1926 vanished from a California beach, setting off an extensive police search. Six weeks later she turned up in Mexico, claiming she had been kidnaped. But many, including her mother and the police, suspected Aimee staged her disappearance to conceal a tryst with a married man."--TV guide, Los Angeles Metropolitan edition, November 13-19, 1976
John Cassavetes the collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"John Cassavetes' directorial debut revolves around an interracial romance between Lelia (Lelia Goldoni), a light-skinned black woman living in new York City with her two brothers, and Tony (Anthony Ray), a white man. The relationship crumbles when Tony meets Lelia's brother Hugh (Hugh Hurd), a talented dark-skinned jazz singer struggling to find work, and discovers the truth about Lelia's racial heritage. Shot on location in Manhattan with a cast and crew made up primarily of amateurs, Cassavetes' Shadows is a visionary work that is widely considered the forerunner of the independent film movement"--Case-slip
Danger man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Drake steps into a murder trap set for him by a beautiful double agent in the Caribbean and is accused of the killing she commits
John Cassavetes the collection ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shadows": Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City. "Faces": Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling into the arms of others. "A woman under the influence": Mabel, is loved by her husband Nick, but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage. "The killing of a Chinese bookie": To clear his debt, a strip club owner grapples with his own conscience as he must kill a Chinese bookie. "Opening night": A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play
Shadows ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in Multiple languages and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three days ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the events as they might have happened among Jesus' followers between his death on Good Friday and the visiting of the empty tomb on Easter
Schatten (Shadows) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hysteria ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chris Smith is an American suffering severe amnesia after an auto accident. An anonymous benefactor foots his doctor bills and supplies him with a posh London penthouse. While Smith grapples with his new life, he hires a private detective to unravel his past. A crumpled magazine photo of a beautiful young woman is their only clue to his identity. Meanwhile, Smith hears the screams of a woman being attacked nearby, finds a blood-stained knife and a woman's nude body
 
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Goldnoni, Lelia
Goldnoni, Lelia, 1936-
Goldoni, Leila
Goldoni, Leila, 1936-
Goldoni, Lelila
Goldoni, Lelila, 1936-
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