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Auric, Georges 1899-1983

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Roman Holiday by William Wyler( Visual )

24 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern-day princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaper-man and they fall in love
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
Du rififi chez les hommes = Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in French and German and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Moulin Rouge by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a dwarf, Toulouse-Lautrec believes he's too ugly to ever fall in love. So he loses himself in painting ... and cognac. A fixture at Paris' infamous turn-of-the-century Moulin Rouge nightclub, Lautrec meets a girl from the street ... who breaks his heart"--Container
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s by Bret Wood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced as individual silent motion pictures in France, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States, these twenty-five short films epitomize the avant garde movement of the 1920's and 1930's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

17 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on factory life centering on the activities of a couple of ex-prisoners, one of whom, an ambitious crook, becomes the boss of a large factory while the other, a sentimental old tramp, becomes a worker there. Eventually both discover that happiness and peace of mind cannot be bought with money and revert to their former life as vagabonds. This film inspired Charlie Chaplin's Modern times
Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

56 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized adaptation of the classic fairy tale. Tells the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him. Contains such visual displays as tears that become real diamonds and walls that grow arms to light Beauty's path through the castle of the Beast
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and French and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II Marine sergeant and a Roman Catholic nun are both marooned together on a South Pacific island, hemmed in by surrounding Japanese troops. The sergeant does his best to make the nun's ordeal less painful, but is torn by his growing love for her. The nun is equally fond of the sergeant, but refuses to renounce her vows. Their unrealized ardor mellows into mutual respect as they struggle to survive before help arrives
Orphée = Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

38 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of a Greek legend
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls( Visual )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a young woman who was a showgirl, had affairs with kings, became a courtesan, and traveled the world trying to fit in. Charts the course of Montès's scandalous past through the invocations of the bombastic ringmaster of the American circus where she has ended up performing
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jeune blanchisseuse Gervaise vit à Paris sous le second Empire. Elle épouse l'ouvrier Coupeau mais le mariage tourne mal quand ce dernier sombre dans l'alcool à la suite d'un accident. Gervaise se tourne alors vers leur ami Gouget afin de s'installer à son compte. Mais Gervaise doit faire face à l'alcoolisme de son mari, à la jalousie de Virginie, ou encore à la présence pesante de son amant Lantier
French ballet music of the 1920s by Geoffrey Simon( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film music by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film music by Georges Auric( )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film music by Georges Auric( )

4 editions published in 1999 and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic film music of Georges Auric by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Gabriel Pascal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Phèdre ; Le peintre et son modèle by Georges Auric( )

4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty and the beast : complete score by Georges Auric( )

2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast
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Auric, George

Auric, George 1899-1983

Auric, Georges

Georges Auric compositeur français

Georges Auric compositore francese

Georges Auric francia zeneszerző, zongoraművész

Georges Auric francuski kompozitor

Georges Auric francuski kompozytor

Georges Auric Frans acteur

Georges Auric französischer Komponist

Georges Auric French composer

Жорж Орик

Жорж Орік

Орик, Жорж 1899-1983

אוריק, ג'ורג'

אוריק, ז'ורז'

ז'ורז' אוריק

ژرژ اوریک طراح رقص، بازیگر، و آهنگساز فرانسوی

ジョルジュ・オーリック

乔治·奥里克

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