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Fresnay, Pierre 1897-1975

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La grande illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two French air corps officers, one an aristocrat, are shot down and captured during World War I. In spite of their different class backgrounds, they are drawn together in attempts to escape. The aristocrat sacrifices his own chances in order to aid his companion's escape
Grand illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in French and English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War I, three captured French pilots have an uneasy relationship with their German commandant
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
Le corbeau The raven ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 408 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. The spirit of paranoid pettiness and self-loathing turns the occupied French town into a twentieth-century Salem style witch-hunt
Monsieur Vincent by Maurice Cloche ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama of the life of 16th century French priest, St. Vincent de Paul, and his message of love, charity and faith
La grande illusion ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in French and held by 336 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
The Fanny trilogy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in French and held by 249 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 )
35 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 237 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 237 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 )
35 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 219 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 )
34 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in French and English and held by 182 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 )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in German and French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiction. Drame psychologique. En 1918, au cours d'une mission de reconnaissance, un avion français est abattu dans les lignes ennemies. Le capitaine et le lieutenant sont internés dans un camp allemand où ils doivent vivre au milieu de prisonniers français de différentes conditions. La guerre a rapproché les hommes, mais la "grande illusion" c'est de croire que tous peuvent fraterniser complètement. Avec Jean Gabin, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim, Marcel Dalio, Dita Parlo
L'écurie Watson : comédie en trois actes et cinq tableaux by Terence Rattigan ( Book )
9 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 51 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 46 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 46 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
L'idée fixe : mise en scène de Bernard Murat 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
Monsieur Vincent the moving story of Saint Vincent De Paul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 32 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
Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 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
Le neveu de Rameau by Denis Diderot ( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in French and Danish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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 (372)
English (54)
German (11)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
Turkish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Danish (1)