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Papas, Irene

Works: 270 works in 1,102 publications in 14 languages and 14,920 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Irene Papas
  • by Stephen William Rousseas( )
  • Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )
Most widely held works by Irene Papas
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

89 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,576 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
Zorba the Greek by Mikis Theodorakis( Visual )

84 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,544 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 )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,477 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 Charles Jarrott( Visual )

37 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,220 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
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Italy occupies the Greek island of Cephallonia, a musically inclined officer becomes romantically involved with a local girl. Soon the couple becomes torn between patriotism and their newfound love. Based on The New York Times best-selling novel
The message = al-Risālah by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

30 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La tragedia griega de Sófocles en el cual el Rey Creon ordena la muerte de Antígona para enterrar a su hermano
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest epics of the ancient world is Homer's engaging and edifying tale recounting the journey of Odysseus, king of Ithaca and mastermind of the Greek victory in the Trojan War
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 619 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
Iphigeneia by Euripides( Visual )

34 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 588 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
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli = Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 465 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 4 languages and held by 380 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 376 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 )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 303 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 )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 271 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 )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 195 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 blonde named Diana drops onto the hood of his car. How it's Ed's turn for some adventure and romance as Diana leads him on a merry and murderous chase where the payoff could be dollars or death
Moses by Michelangelo Buonarroti( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 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
The Message by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

27 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammad, the prophet who founded Islam
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Irena Papas Grčka glumica

Irene Leleku Arvanitase aktors

Irene Papa

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Irene Papas cantante y actriz griega

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Irene Papasová

Irene Pappás

İrini Papas

Lelékou, Eiríni 1926-

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Lelekou, Irene 1929-

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Ειρήνη Παππά Ελληνίδα Ηθοποιός

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Ирен Папас

Ирена Папас

Ирини Папа

Папас, Ирен

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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