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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 )

77 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive for an American spy
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

176 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

96 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,302 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 )

115 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,040 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 )

57 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,598 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 )

37 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,951 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 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 )

99 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,649 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 )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,440 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 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightclub musician Manny Balestrero is falsely accused of a robbery, an accusation that ruins his life
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaquette : "Lucy Muir, une jeune veuve emménage dans une maison sur la côte. Elle apprend vite que la maison est hantée par le fantôme du précédent propriétaire, la capitaine Gregg. Mais les efforts du capitaine pour la faire fuire sont vains et leur relation évolue. Quand Lucy se retrouve fauchée, le capitaine lui dicte un livre sur sa vie et le succès de celui-ci donne à Lucy plus que de l'argent : elle recontre un homme, l'éditeur du livre, et bien vivant celui-ci."
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed girl in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behavior
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 812 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
Journey to the center of the earth by Henry Levin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story centers on a subterranean expedition led by Professor Sir Oliver Lindenbrook down into the earth's labyrinthine, threat-laden core
Jane Eyre by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 766 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 )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 763 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( )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What begins as a comedy of manners develops into the seminal film in the horror-of-Armageddon sub-genre which grew out of the blending of horror and science fiction in the fifties. One category of the sub-genre is where the world is threatened with extinction by non-human, non-individualised creatures. Here they are birds assaulting an isolated family unit
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Alternative Names
Bernard Herman

Bernard Hermann

Bernard Herrman

Bernard Herrmann American composer

Bernard Herrmann Amerikaans componist (1911-1975)

Bernard Herrmann amerikai zeneszerző, karmester, 1911-75

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk komponist

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk kompositör

Bernard Herrmann amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Bernard Herrmann compositeur américain

Bernard Herrmann compositor estadounidense

Bernard Herrmann compositor estatunidenc

Bernard Herrmann compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Bernard Herrmann compozitor american

Bernard Herrmann US-amerikanischer Komponist

Dardik, Bernard 1911-1975

Herman, Bernard 1911-1975

Hermann Bernard 1911-1975

Herrman, Bernard 1911-1975

Herrmann, Bernard

Herrmann, Bernhard 1911-1975

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VertigoTaxi DriverFahrenheit 451Cape FearPsychoThe man who knew too muchMarnieAlfred Hitchcock's The trouble with HarryThe birds