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Papas, Irene

Overview
Works: 261 works in 991 publications in 12 languages and 14,563 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  War films  Historical films  Biographical films  War films  Made-for-TV movies  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Contributor, 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 Mikis Theodorakis( Visual )

68 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,559 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
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British-American epic adventure war film inspired by the Battle of Leros during the Dodecanese Campaign of World War II in which a commando team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor in their midst, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives
Anne of the thousand days by Maxwell Anderson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the pageantry and political intrigue of 16th century England, the ill-fated marriage of King Henry VIII of England and Anne Boleyn is traced, from its spirited beginning to its tragic finale
Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )

30 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 612 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
Anne of the thousand days ; Mary, Queen of Scots( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Queen of Scots: The battle between Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth, Queen of England comes alive in this epic film
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Greek victory in the Trojan War, all the Trojan warriors and princes are slain and the women and children are left to be divided among the conquerors. Beautiful Cassandra is betrothed against her will and despite her vanishing sanity. Andromache discovers that her son is to be executed to end her royal bloodline. Helen desperately wields the arrogant beauty that leveled a city as she pleads for her life. In the end, it is the enduring dignity and unfaltering strength of Hecuba, widowed queen of Troy, that makes cowards of Troy's captors
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli = Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Um filme falado = A talking picture by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 391 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 Warner Bro( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 386 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 )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in Greek, Modern and English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desolation and despair reign supreme in the kingdom of Mycenae. The great Agamemnon has been brutally murdered; his son Orestes has fled and his daughter Electra has been imprisoned within the walls of the castle. All hope seems lost until the sacred oracle speaks and replaces Electra's broken spirit with an unquenchable desire for justice and bloody vengeance
Yerma by Federico García Lorca( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 273 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 165 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 message( Visual )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammad, the prophet who founded Islam
Z( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 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
 
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Irena Papas Grčka glumica

Irene Papa

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Irene Papasová

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Iríni Papá

İrini Papas

Lelekou, Irene

Lelekou, Irene 1929-

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Ирен Папас

Ирена Папас

Ирини Папа

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Ірині Паппа

Ірэн Папас

Իրեն Պապաս

إيرين باباس

ایرنه پاپاس بازیگر یونانی

ირენ პაპასი

이레네 파파스

イレーネ・パパス ギリシャ出身の女優

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