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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 )

63 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

91 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,997 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
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

31 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen years after being imprisoned, psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

81 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary 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 ... realizing 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 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitchcock's classic film about the troubled Norman Bates whose old dark house and adjoining motel offer a supposed refuge for Marion Crane, the ill-fated traveler
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,419 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 wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

21 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

27 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 942 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 Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 816 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 )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young farmer in 19th century New Hampshire signs a seven year contract with the devil in exchange for gold, and reneges when it comes time for payment. He then hires a lawyer to get him off the hook before it's too late
Jane Eyre by Julian Amyes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 746 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 )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and while no one really minds, everyone feels responsible. Shirley Maclaine makes her screen debut in this New England romp that includes romance, humor ... and several unearthings of the corpse
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( Visual )

32 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Injured on a hunting trip in Africa, a writer reflects on the compromises in his life in a series of flash-backs
The 7th voyage of Sinbad by Nathan Juran( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinbad sets out for the mysterious island of Colossa where he hopes to obtain the egg of a roc, a fierce giant bird. An evil magician has reduced the Princess Parisa to the size of a man's thumb and the egg will help restore her to normal size. However, Sinbad, Parisa and a magic genie must defeat a variety of fierce creatures, before Parisa can be restored to normal
Jane Eyre by Bernard Herrmann( )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Herrmann by Joshua Waletzky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Bernard Herrmann who created music for over 50 films. Features interviews with, among others, directors Martin Scorsese and Claude Chabrol, composers David Raksin and Elmer Bernstein, as well as home movies, archival photos and interviews with Herrmann himself
Feature film : a book by Douglas Gordon( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A work concerned with Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 film, Vertigo, and with Bernard Hermann's original music written for the film. Sound disc contains Bernard Hermann's soundtrack
The ghost and Mrs. Muir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Music for the movies Bernard Herrmann by Joshua Waletzky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Friends and peers describe film composer Bernard Herrmann who scored many of Alfred Hitchcocks films, clips of which, screened between 1941-1976, support the points made
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Taxi driver
Alternative Names
Bernard Herman

Bernard Hermann

Bernard Herrman

Bernard Herrmann Amerikaans componist (1911-1975)

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk komponist

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk kompositör

Bernard Herrmann amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Bernard Herrmann compositeur américain

Bernard Herrmann compositor estadounidense

Bernard Herrmann compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Bernard Herrmann US-amerikanischer Komponist

Herman, Bernard 1911-1975

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Hermann Bernard 1911-1975

Hermann, Bernard musicien

Herrman, Bernard 1911-1975

Herrmann, Bernard

Herrmann, Bernhard

Herrmann, Bernhard 1911-1975

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הרמן, ברנרד 1911-1975

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Taxi driverCape FearVertigoPsychoThe man who knew too muchMarnieAlfred Hitchcock's The trouble with HarryFeature film : a book