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Gruault, Jean

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Most widely held works about Jean Gruault
 
Most widely held works by Jean Gruault
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

95 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends fall in love with the same woman, who has great difficulty choosing between them. Over the ensuing decades the 3 remain close friends, despite the sexual tension inherent in their situation
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

40 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

49 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jeune garçon nu, farouche et ne sachant pas parler, est trouvé par des villageois dans la forêt. Il est recueilli par le Dr Itard (François Truffaut), qui se consacre entièrement à son éducation et le prénomme Victor. Civiliser le jeune garçon s'avère une mission ardue et délicate, faite de satisfaction et de frustration
La prise de pouvoir par Louis XIV = The taking of power by Louis XIV by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

32 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film on Louis XIV (1638-1715), King of France, directed by R. Rossellini (1906-1977)
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in French and English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of friendship between two artists and their love for the same woman
Mon oncle d'Amerique = My uncle from America by Alain Resnais( Visual )

48 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the narrative ovservations of real life human behavioural theorist Henry Laborit, My American uncle describes the complex motivations of a group of characters including René, a working class manager in a textile factory who is demoted and has to move away from his wife and young child, and Janine, an actress having an affair with a married writer and radio boss Jean
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( Visual )

48 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English sisters at the turn of the 20th century are in love with the same man for seven years. His inability to choose between them, and the girls' own powerful passions create a painful, emotionally charged triangle
Jules and Jim; a film by Henri Pierre Roché( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... set before and after the First World War ... [this film] ... tells the story of a ménage à trois spanning 20 years. Two young students, Jules, an Austrian, and Jim, a Frenchman, encounter the beautiful Catherine in their quest to find the perfect woman. Free-spirited and independant, Catherine entrances both of them, and an extraordinary three-way love affair begins."
Paris nous appartient( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film follows a young literature student who befriends the members of a loose-knit group of twenty-somethings in Paris, united by the apparent suicide of an acquaintance. Suspicious of the death, she investigates to see if conspiracy was involved
Les carabiniers by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

19 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux garçons pauvres et naïfs reçoivent la visite de carabiniers qui leur transmettent une invitation personnelle du roi à s'enrôler dans son armée. Devant les promesses fabuleuses qui leur sont faites, les deux compères quittent leurs femmes et partent pour la guerre. Après des mois d'horreur, ils reviennent à la maison, avec une valise bourrée de cartes postales, leurs "titres de propriété" à tout ce qu'on leur a promis. Ils apprennent alors que le roi a perdu la guerre et sont tous deux abattus
Les soeurs Brontë = The Brontë sisters by André Techiné( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote English village, three sisters, Charlotte, Emily, and Anne, live a simple life with their brother, Branwell, and their father, the pastor Patrick Bronte. Although compelled to take posts as governesses or private tutors, the four siblings nurture their artistic aspirations. Branwell's poems begin to interest other writers and each of the sisters publishes a successful novel. The family's good fortune, however, is short lived, and soon tragedy strikes
L'amour à mort = Love unto death by Alain Resnais( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elisabeth and Simon have been together as a couple for only a few months when Simon dies. To everyone's surprise he revives after a few minutes and appears to be quite healthy again. The couple's relationship appears to become more intense, but Simon is unable to come to terms with his near-death experience, feeling an irresistible desire to withdraw from life. Their friends Judith and Jérôme, a married couple of Protestant pastors, try to rationalise how Simon and Elisabeth must feel, offering guidance and consolation through theological and philosophical discussions, but the couple are beyond the reach of human understanding or explanation, and the pervasive and persuasive music of 'the other, ' of a love beyond death, exerts an irresistible attraction."--Www.dvdtimes.co.uk
La Chambre verte = The green room by François Truffaut( Visual )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a most personal and rigorous film, François Truffaut becomes Julien Davenne, a man who so loves the dead that he can no longer love the living. Davenne's obsession with the memory of the dead wife has spread to encompass all those he knew who are now gone, a process heightened by his guilt of surviving the first World War"--Slipcase
La vie est un roman by Alain Resnais( Visual )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into three narratives. First section is set around the first decade of the twentieth century in the Ardennes, where Count Forbeck unveils his architect's design for a utopian city. In a modern day mirroring of the first story, a group of professors now inhabiting Forbeck's castle seek a new form of education through the use of the imagination, under the guidance of a guru named Guarini. The last segment depicts a Wagnerian fantasy landscape of kings and dragons, which arises from the imagination of the children of some of the professors at the school
Suzanne Simonin, la Religieuse = The Nun by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Diderot's classic 18th century novel explores with poetic simplicity the moving tale of a 16 year old girl who is forced by her mother to enter a convent
Paris nous appartient = Paris belongs to us by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne, a student in Paris, becomes involved with a group of her brother's arty friends and gets sucked into a mystery involving an American expatriate, a self-destructive femme fatale, a theatre director, and a Spanish activist. The death of the latter provides cause for suspicion of a Fascist plot
Mon oncle d'Amérique by Jean Gruault( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The friendship of Jules, who is German, and Jim, who is French, and their twenty year love for the same woman
The Eighties = Les annees 80( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Années 80 is kind of dress rehearsal for Ackerman's uncompleted musical film La Galerie. The first sixty minutes of Les Années 80 distils some forty hours of rehearsal tapes for La Galerie, with Ackerman leading a cast of sixty-four from auditions to script readings to recording sessions ; a twenty-minute Busby Berkeley finale represents one finished section of the fullscale musical, filmed on location at the Toison d'Or shopping mall in Brussels
Belle Epoque : roman by Jean Gruault( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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La prise de pouvoir par Louis XIV = The taking of power by Louis XIV
Alternative Names
Gruaut, Jean 1924-2015

Jean Gruault Franse scenarioschrijver en acteur

Jean Gruault fransk skådespelare

Jean Gruault fransk skodespelar

Jean Gruault fransk skuespiller

Jean Gruault französischer Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler

Jean Gruault French screenwriter and actor

Jean Gruault sceneggiatore e attore francese

Жан Грюо

ジャン・グリュオー

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Mon oncle d'Amerique = My uncle from America