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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 2,519 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 )

79 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family 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. From 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 1,484 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 1,292 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 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were crack troops skilled in the techniques of unconditional warfare, the soldiers of the Special Forces-- and the focus of Hollywood's first feature film about the Vietnam War
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,183 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 1,156 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 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is this Jesus and why does de have such great impact on everyone he meets? He is a heretic to some; a political threat to others; some even proclaim him a savior. He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed and ultimately murdered on a cross. And that terrible fate would not be the end of the story
El Cid by Anthony Mann( Visual )

37 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1-2. (ca. 187 min.) Eleventh-century Spain is divided into Christian kingdoms and Moorish strongholds. The young Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, a Castillian knight who has been dubbed El Cid [El Cid Campeador "The Lord Champion"] by his followers, vows to free his country from the invader. The epic tale romanticizes the years of love, warfare, revenge, rivalries, as El Cid becomes a revered warrior. Much of the movie was shot on location in Spain - including the castles of Belmonte (Cuenca) and Peñíscola (Castellón). Disc 3 (ca. 25 min.)features an Interview with John Bevere, a Christian fiction author, about the values found in the movie, El Cid
Ernest Hemingway's The killers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 918 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 )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 821 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( )

52 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 748 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 Xun Mei( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and French and held by 627 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 535 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 )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 514 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 cheesemaker
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
Madame Bovary by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

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

A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy
 
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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

Rózsa Miklós magyar származású amerikai zeneszerző

Rozsa, Milkos

Rozsa, Milkos 1907-1995

Rózsa, Nicholas.

Rózsa, Nicholas 1907-1995

Ryózsa, Miklós.

Ryózsa, Miklós 1907-1995

Μικλός Ρόσα

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