General della Rovere / Connoisseur Video Collection ; distributed by Tamarelle's International Films, Ltd

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Subjects: War films
World War, 1939-1945--Italy--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Italian, Summary is in English
Audience: General
Published: Los Angeles, Calif. : Connoisseur Video Collection, 1988
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (130 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in
Additional Authors: Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977
De Sica, Vittorio, 1901-1974
Connoisseur Video Collection (Firm)
Tamarelle's International Films
Zebra Films, S.A. (Rome, Italy)
Janus Films
S.N.E. Gaumont (Paris)
Notes: Italian with English subtitles
Videocassette release of a 1959 motion picture by Zebra Film, Rome and S.N.E. Gaumont, Paris
"From the Janus film collection."
Credits: Director, Roberto Rossellini ; story and screenplay, Sergio Amidei, Diego Fabbri, Indro Montanelli ; photography, Carlo Carlini ; music, Renzo Rossellini
Cast: Vittorio de Sica, Hannes Messemes, Sandra Milo
Summary: Film of intrigue and heroism within the Italian underground during the German occupation of Italy. A con man is persuaded to impersonate a dead general, and becomes so imbued with the latter's code of honour that he goes before a firing squad rather than expose a partisan
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 18592673