Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 E36 2005 (ask for at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2005. Originally released in 1962 as a motion picture
A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 G733 2014 (request at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2014
For decades, journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the glittering nightlife of Rome. Since the legendary success of his only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city's literary and elite social circles. But on his sixty-fifth birthday, Jep unexpectedly finds himself taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on himself and his contemporaries.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 I66 2009 (request at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2009. Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976.
After becoming bored with his timid wife, a wealthy aristocrat begins an exciting affair. Upon learning that his wife is having a torrid affair of her own, he is tormented by her infidelity and descends into madness, commiting a cruel and horrifying act.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 I72 2010 (ask for at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2010
Unrest plagues the wealthy Recchi family when Eduardo Sr. dies soon after dividing his company between his son Tancredi and grandson Edo, and Tancredi's wife Emma begins a passionate love affair with Edo's restaurant business partner, Antonio.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 P67 (request at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2003 re-release of release of the 1961 Titanus film
"When young Domenico ventures from the small village of Meda to Milan in search of employment, he finds himself on the bottom rung of the bureaucratic ladder in a huge, faceless company. The prospects are daunting, but Domenico finds reason for hope in the fetching Antonietta. A tender coming-of-age story and a sharp observation of dehumanizing corporate enterprise, Ermanno Olmi's Il Posto is a touching and hilarious tale of one young man's stumbling entrance into the perils of modern adulthood"--Container.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 P84 2006 (ask for at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2006 re-release. Videodisc release of the 1965 motion picture
Story about a blind widow and her four children. Three are afflicted with epilepsy, and the fourth, Augusto, has to support the family. Alessandro (Sandro) wants to free his brother from this burden and sees killing the rest of the family as the only way
Call Number: PN1995.9 .G3 M245 2008 (ask for at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: 2008 re-release. Originally released as a motion picture in 1962
Nino is an auto-factory foreman who takes his proper, modern wife and two blonde daughters from industrial Milan to the antiquated, rural Sicily to visit his family and get back in touch with his roots. Nino gets more than he bargained for when he discovers some harsh truths about his ancestors and himself.
Call Number: PN1995.9 .F67 A653 2001 (request at Borrowing Desk)
Publication Date: Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
The story of Rosette, a girl from a wealthy family, who attempts suicide. From the attempted suicide, she goes on to meet a group of women who she will become friends with--Clelia, Nene, and Navy. The film shows how various experiences in their lives bring about changes in their relationship. It describes the life experiences these friends have, from a suicide to the finding of a new love to a separation to a marriage.