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Auric, Georges 1899-1983

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Roman holiday by William Wyler( Visual )

17 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern-day princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and French and held by 878 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 )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

33 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic satire on the dehumanization of industrial workers which preceded Chaplin's Modern Times by five years. This quick paced and amusing experiment has Louis escaping prison to become a phonograph company tycoon. Emile, a fellow inmate, later flees prison to work in his friend's factory where he meets and falls in love with a fellow factory worker, Jeanne, overcoming the objections of her protective uncle, Paul Imaque, with Emile's help. Gangsters attempt to blackmail Louis. With police looking for him Louis flees with Emile, who has given up Jeanne to another worker she truely loves. Louis and Emile take to the open road, bumming their way to freedom
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 579 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 )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 532 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
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls( Visual )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts, through flashbacks, the life of a famous courtesan, recounted as part of a lavish circus act. The ringmaster introduces and displays Lola Montés who recalls her romances with Franz Liszt, a student, and Ludwig, King of Bavaria before she was reduced by scandal, poverty and ill fortune to her present life as a circus performer
Orphée by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in French and German and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1950 update of the Orphic myth by Jean Cocteau that depicts a famous poet scorned by the Left Bank youth, and his love for both his wife Eurydice and a mysterious princess. Seeking inspiration, the poet follows the princess from the world of the living to the land of the dead through Cocteau's famous mirrored portal. Orpheus represents the legendary Cocteau at the height of his abilities for peerless visual poetry and dreamlike storytelling
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of mid 19th century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

39 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toulose-Lautrec, el artista tullido, encuentra a Marie, una joven chica desesperada. Marie le convence para que la lleve a su casa. Su relación será turbulenta y finalmente descubre que ella sólo vivía con él por su dinero
Beauty and the beast = La belle et la bête( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in French and held by 297 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
French ballet music of the 1920s by Geoffrey Simon( )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film music by Georges Auric( )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Film music by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film music by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La belle et la bête complete film score, 1946 by Georges Auric( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonjour Tristesse by Otto Preminger( Visual )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17-year-old girl attempts to break up the romantic relationship between her father and his new fiancée, who disapproves of her hedonistic lifestyle
 
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Auric, George 1899-1983

Auric, Georges

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

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Жорж Орік

Орик, Жорж 1899-1983

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