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Papas, Irene

Works: 211 works in 986 publications in 14 languages and 14,552 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Action and adventure films  Religious films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Irene Papas
  • by Stephen William Rousseas( )
  • Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )
Most widely held works by Irene Papas
Zorba the Greek by Mark-Anthony Turnage( Visual )

99 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

78 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading opposition MP is murdered at a rally. The police are anxious to establish the event as an accident, but the examining magistrate proves otherwise
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots by Maxwell Anderson( Visual )

42 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne of the thousand days: Follow King Henry Vlll and Anne Boleyn in one of history's most famous tragic love affairs in the Academy Award winning masterpied starring Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941, on a remote Greek island, an Italian artillery garrison is established to maintain order. One Italian officer, Captain Corelli, adopts an attitude of mutual co-existence with the Greeks and engages in such activities as music festivals and courting the daughter of a local doctor. In 1943, however, after Italy surrenders to the Allies and changes sides in the war, Captain Corelli must defend the Greek island against a German invasion
The message al-Risālah by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

70 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Antigone by Sophocles( Visual )

26 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek tragedy of Sophocles in which King Creon orders Antigone's death for burying her slain brother against the King's desire
Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Agamemnon stands ready to launch his infamous thousand ships to retrieve the beautiful Helen of Troy. As the wind refuses to blow, a priest condemns him for sacrilege, and the powerful general is pressured to sacrific his daughter to save the states. Threatened and tormented, Agamemnon is faced with sending his child like a lamb to the slaugher and betraying his wife
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

26 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women of defeated Troy are at the mercy of the Greeks in this adaption of Euripedes' tragic anti-war play. The unbeatable cast is lead by Katharine Hepburn, Irene Papas, Genevieve Bujold and Vanessa Redgrave
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political exile is sent to live in Southern Italy by Mussolini in 1935 and discovers that life is more than something defined by political boundaries
Um filme falado A talking picture by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Maria and her history professor mother embark on an ocean cruise from Portugal to Bombay, India. As three mysterious and glamorous women board the ship, their picturesque journey begins to grow in tension and complexity
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up, but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. One of the greatest love stories from the Bible
Eréndira by Ruy Guerra( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy in which a teenage girl is forced into prostitution by her greedy grandmother
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oreste et Électre savent que c'est l'amant de leur mère Clytemnestre qui a tué leur père Agamemnon lorsqu'ils étaient enfants. Oreste a quitté le pays alors qu'Électre reste brûlante de vengeance. Des années plus tard, Oreste revient enfin
Yerma by Federico García Lorca( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child, but believes she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Omar Mukhtar, lion of the desert Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

24 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For twenty years Mussolini's attempts to colonise Northern Africa have been thwarted by the Bedouin people. The leadership of one man will lead the Bedouin into a savage battle to save their homeland from the dictator Mussolini and his army
Moses by Gianfranco De Bosio( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condensed from the six hour mini-series made for British television. The story of the Hebrew, Moses, who was raised by the Pharaoh's daughter. He was chosen by God to lead the Jews from the Pharaoh's tyrannical rule
Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed Orkin is an insomniac with a cheating wife and a dull job. His chances for excitement look hopeless until a mysterious blond named Diana drops onto the hood of his car. Diana leads him on a merry and murderous chase where the payoff could be in dollars or death
The Assisi underground( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Padre Rufino helps Jewish refugees as the Germans begin to occupy Italy
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イレーネ・パパス ギリシャ出身の女優

The message al-Risālah