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Rózsa, Miklós 1907-1995

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Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )

49 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

77 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. Fom that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Adam's rib by George Cukor( Visual )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( Visual )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme"--Container
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( Visual )

19 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of a male alcoholic loved by a devoted woman but none the less needing to drink as compensation for lacking creativity as a writer. A key reference point for films on alcoholism and for the forties social problem film. Terse dialogue and location shooting in a realistic mode are combined with dramatic camera angles, low key lighting and images seeking to capture subjective experience
The Green Berets by Warner Brothers( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne leads his Special Forces troops against a deadly and determined enemy. The film combines rugged action with spectacular special effects
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

42 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirk Douglas gives a fierce portrayal as Vincent van Gogh, torn between the joyous inspiration of his genius and the dark desperation of his tormented mind
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the classic Shakespeare play, chronicling the events around the assassination of Julius Caesar
King of kings by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament
El Cid by Anthony Mann( Visual )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleventh-century Spain is divided into Christian kingdoms and Moorish strongholds. The young Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, who has been dubbed El Cid by his followers, vows to see his country at peace, free from the invader. Showing clemency to some emirs, he faces treason charges at court. His accuser, Gomez, father of his fiancee, Chimene, dies in the resulting duel. Chimene's avowed vengeance plot fails and Rodrigo is given her hand. When King Ferdinand dies, his kingdom is divided among his three children. Sancho challenges the decision and imprisons Alfonso, who is released by El Cid. Then Sancho is assassinated by an African war-lord. Alfonso now claims that throne, too, and exiles El Cid. Chimene realizes the nobility of her husband and joins him. The years pass and El Cid becomes a revered warrior, but refuses to aid Alfonso. He lays siege to Valencia, catapulting food into its starving garrison. The Valencians kill their evil ruler and offer the crown to El Cid. He sends it to Alfonso, who rushes to his side. But El Cid has been hit by a stray arrow. Attended by Chimene, he hides the wound from his men and prepares a final bid to drive the Moors from Spain
Ernest Hemingway's The killers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Ben-Hur by Miklós Rózsa( )

66 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boyhood friends-- Judah Ben-Hur, a prince of the Jews, and Messala, a Roman nobleman and soldier come to share a deep hatred for what the other has become, particularly as Ben-Hur becomes more interested in the teachings of a Jewish spiritual leader named Jesus
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in German and English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and French and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and chessemaker
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'histoire véridique de la jeune Lady Emma Hamilton, muse à la beauté légendaire et égérie des cours de Sicile et de Naples. Sa grâce et ses charmes ensorcelèrent le célèbre Amiral Nelson qui lui dévoua son amour et en retour puisa en elle la force de faire chuter Trafalgar et l'Empereur Napoléon. Des amants exaltés, une passion charnelle et interdite que l'adultère achèvera dans la tragédie." [Source : jaquette]
Madame Bovary by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel 1857 Gustave Flaubert in persona deve difendersi in tribunale dall'accusa di oscenità per aver pubblicato "Madame Bovary" e per farlo racconta la storia della sua eroina Emma che, sposata a un mediocre medico di provincia, cerca di realizzare i propri sogni romantici: si farà ingannare prima da Rodolphe Boulanger, poi da Leon Dupuis e infine, sotto la minaccia di uno scandalo finanziario, si suiciderà. (Mereghetti)
 
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The lost weekend
Alternative Names
Mikloş Roja

Miklos Rosza

Miklos Rozsa

Miklós Rózsa compositeur et violoniste, d'origine hongroise

Miklós Rózsa compositore ungherese

Miklós Rózsa Hongaars dirigent (1907-1995)

Miklós Rózsa Hungarian-born American composer

Miklós Rózsa ungarischer Filmkomponist

Miklošs Roža

Rocza, Miklos 1907-1995

Rósza, Miklós.

Rosza, Miklos 1907-

Rósza, Miklós 1907-1995

Rozsa, M.

Rozsa, Miklos

Rózsa, Miklós 1907-1995

Rozsa, Milkos

Rózsa, Nicholas.

Rózsa, Nicholas 1907-1995

Ryózsa, Miklós.

Ryózsa, Miklós 1907-1995

Μίκλος Ρόζα Αμερικανός (πολιτογραφημένος) συνθέτης, ουγγρικής καταγωγής

Миклош Рожа унгарско-американски композитор

Рожа, Миклош

מיקלוש רוזה

میکلوش روژا

미클로스 로자

ロージャ・ミクローシュ

罗饶·米克罗斯

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Ben-Hur : a tale of the ChristAdam's ribThe lost weekendThe Green BeretsAlfred Hitchcock's SpellboundWilliam Shakespeare's Julius CaesarErnest Hemingway's The killersQuo vadis