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Herrmann, Bernard 1911-1975

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Most widely held works by Bernard Herrmann
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

65 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Thornhill is a New York advertising executive who is kidnapped by a gang of spies led by Philip Vandamm, who believes Thornhill is CIA agent George Kaplan. Thornhill escapes, but must find Kaplan in order to clear himself of a murder that Kaplan is accused of committing. Following Kaplan to Chicago as a fugitive from justice, Thornhill is helped by beautiful Eve Kendall. In Chicago, she delivers a message to Kaplan that almost costs Thornhill his life when he is chased across a cornfield by a crop-dusting plane
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

94 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

85 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottie Ferguson, a recently retired San Francisco police detective, is hired to shadow a rich shipbuilder 's tragically suicidal wife, Madeleine Elster. After he saves her from drowning in the San Francisco Bay, Scottie's interest in the beautiful but icy blonde shifts from business to romance. But when tragedy strikes again, Scottie must overcome the vertigo that haunts his dreams in order to unravel the secrets of the past and find the key to his future
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

91 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

46 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future when books are banned and destroyed by the government, a fireman in charge of the burning becomes involved with a schoolteacher who flaunts the law by collecting and reading books
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

33 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Cady vient de passer huit ans en prison pour agression sexuelle. Il compte retrouver l'avocat qu'il tient pour responsable de sa condamnation : Sam Bowden. Serein et impassible, Max Cady l'avertit qu'il est venu pour se venger, que son châtiment sera terrible et qu'il n'épargnera ni sa femme, ni sa fille... (Source : jaquette)
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary (Michael Rennie) it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

77 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a doctor touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a young widow moves with her daughter into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

21 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightclub musician Manny Balestrero is falsely accused of a robbery, an accusation that ruins his life
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

26 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marnie is a compulsive thief who attempts to rob her boss, Mark Rutland, but instead ends up marrying him. Her obsessive behavior continues, but when she is pushed to the edge, her groom urges her to confront the past in this psychological thriller
The man in the gray flannel suit by Wei er sen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
The Devil and Daniel Webster( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jabez Stone is a hard-working farmer trying to make an honest living, but a streak of bad luck tempts him to do the unthinkable: bargain with the Devil himself. For seven years of good fortune, Stone promises Mr. Scratch his soul when the contract ends. When the troubled farmer begins to realize the error of his choice, he enlists the aid of the one man who might save him: the legendary orator and politician Daniel Webster. Directed with stylish flair by William Dieterle, The devil and Daniel Webster brings the classic short story by Stephen Vincent Benét to life with inspired visuals, an unforgettable Oscar-winning score by Bernard Herrmann, and a truly diabolical performance from Walter Huston
Jules Verne's journey to the center of the Earth by Henry Levin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daring scientist leads an expedition into the interior of the Earth, where fierce dinosaurs and an intelligent reptilian race battle a primitive human civilization
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry's corpse is found in the autumnal New England woods. While no one mourns his death, several people feel responsible for it. The body is unearthed several times, humorous situations occur, and love affairs develop before the real cause of Harry's death is revealed
The film scores = Filmmusik = La musique de film by Bernard Herrmann( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre by Bernard Herrmann( )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force
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Bernard Herman

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Bernard Herrmann Amerikaans componist (1911-1975)

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