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Fresnay, Pierre 1897-1975

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La grande illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
77 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp. An aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the German commandant, a fellow aristocrat, while simultaneously cooperating with his French commoner comrades in a daring escape attempt
Grand illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in French and English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic anti-war film, French prisoners of war in World War I are determined to escape from their German captor - an officer and gentleman in the Prussian tradition
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Married couple Bob and Jill Lawrence are vacationing in Switzerland with daughter Betty. A Frenchman who befriends the family is shot through the heart during a dance with the young mother. Before dying, however, he whispers a secret... What follows is an unusually fine dramatic story, filled with hallmark Hitchcockian twists and turns, breathless chase scenes and superb acting."-container
Monsieur Vincent by Maurice Cloche ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moving story of Saint Vincent De Paul. A poor priest struggles to help the poor in the seventeenth century France. He overcomes the challenges of disease, and hunger, and cruelty to preach his message of love, and brotherhood, and peace. A magnificent biography of a memorable saint
Le corbeau The raven ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious writer of poison pen letters, known only as Le Corbeau, plagues a French provincial town, unwittingly exposing the collective suspicion and rancor seething beneath the community's calm surface. Brilliantly captures the spirit of paranoid pettiness and self-loathing turning an ccupied French town into a twentieth-century Salem style witch-hunt
The Fanny trilogy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in French and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains three films written by Marcel Pagnol. Marius is a young man torn between his love for his family and his desire to move away from his Marseilles harbor, while Fanny, his shy lover, doesn't know how to hold Marius back to keep him near her. Cesar, Marius' father, does not know his son's intentions. When Marius leaves, Fanny discovers she is pregnant with his son, and struggles with the support of his family, to survive without him
Marius by Alexander Korda ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marius, the son of a Marseilles waterfront café owner gives up his sweetheart, Fanny, to go to sea
Fanny by Marc Allégret ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman loses the man she loves to the sea and, pregnant with his child, marries another man. The trilogy of films to which Fanny belongs is noted for its dialogue and warm comic invention in its depiction of the lives and loves of the people of Provence, France
Cesar by Marcel Pagnol ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third part of a trilogy that includes Pagnol's films "Marius" and "Fanny". This story tells how Fanny's grown up son becomes reconsiled to the knowledge of his real father
Le corbeau by H.-G Clouzot ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in French and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vida de una pequeña ciudad de provincias se ve perturbada por una serie de anónimos firmados por "El Cuervo". El doctor Rémi Germain, arisco y mal visto por la gente conformista, es el primero en recibirlos: se le acusa de realizar abortos y de ser el amante de Laura Vorzet, la esposa del psiquiatra del hospital. Después de Germain, "El Cuervo" arremete contra el médico jefe y el administrador. Las malas lenguas apuntan hacia la enfermera Marie Corbin, la cual se granjeó la enemistad de muchos
Almanach du théâtre et du cinéma ( )
in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die große Illusion ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1917 in einem deutschen Lager, eine Gruppe von französischen Gefangenen, darunter der Aristokrat Boieldieu, der Arbeiter Maréchal und der jüdische Bänker Rosenthal, bereitet ihre Flucht vor. Im letzten Moment werden sie in eine Festung verlegt, kommandiert von Herrn von Rauffenstein, mit dem sich Boieldieu anfreundet
L'écurie Watson : comédie en trois actes et cinq tableaux by Terence Rattigan ( Book )
8 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'assassin habite au 21 by H.-G Clouzot ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Plusieurs crimes, signés d'un mystérieux M. Durand, sont commis à Montmartre. Grâce à un informateur, le commissaire Wens découvre que l'assassin habite dans une pension au 21 avenue Junot. Le détective devra alors faire preuve de perspicacité face aux pensionnaires, tour à tour accusés puis innocentés, tout en étant aux prises avec l'affection maladroite et encombrante de son amie, Mila Malou, qui s'est mise en tête de résoudre l'affaire."
Le Neveu de Rameau ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of a man and of the corrupt age he exemplifies in the form of a dialogue between the philosopher Diderot and the cynical, lazy and depraved Jean-François Rameau, nephew of the composer
Idée fixe by Paul Valéry ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Théâtre avec deux personnages: deux hommes
Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows
Airs et mélodies Arias and songs by Yvonne Printemps ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La grand illusion Grand illusion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic tale of adventure. Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner of war camp during World War I, when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the commandant yet must cooperate with his comrades in a daring escape
Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much 39 steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man who knew too much: When a group of spies believe a father saw something he shouldn't have, they kidnap his daughter to keep him silent about an international assassination plot. 39 steps: An innocent man witnesses a spy's murder and becomes the target of both the spies and the police
 
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Alternative Names
Laudenbach, Pierre
Laudenbach Pierre 1897-1975
Laudenbach, Pierre comédien
Laudenbach, Pierre J.
Laudenbach, Pierre-Jules-Louis 1897-
Laudenbach, Pierre-Jules-Louis 1897-1975
Languages
French (376)
English (54)
German (19)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)