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Fernandel 1903-1971

Overview
Works: 1,016 works in 1,967 publications in 4 languages and 4,551 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Epic films  Science fiction films  Portraits  Music  Fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Author, Director, Other, Composer, Interviewee, Collector, Film editor, Recipient, hum
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lively discussion with Lord Kelvin, inventor Phileas Fogg states his belief that it's possible for someone to travel around the globe in a mere 80 days. Kelvin challenges him to prove it, and adds a wager: if Fogg can't circumnavigate the globe in 80 days, he'll have to give up inventing forever. Fogg and his crew of two take the challenge. They travel by train, boat, balloon, horseback, or any other means at their disposal. However, Fogg and his companions are accused of involvement in a bank robbery and have to clear their names as well
Paris holiday( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American entertainer travels to Paris to buy a script, but it turns out to be an exposé of a French counterfeiting ring
Un carnet de bal by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

10 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other
The Little world of Don Camillo = Le Petit monde de Don Camillo by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

34 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic-fable about a feuding Communist and a priest. Don Camillo is the priest in a poor town in northern Italy. He is outraged when a Communist is elected the mayor; however, eventually the two men become friends
Angèle by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving story about a beautiful but simple farmer's daughter who, despite her angelic name, is seduced by a slick pimp from Marseilles and follows him to the city. Saturnin, the loyal farm hand, visits Angèle and finds her in a brothel with an illegitimate child in her arms, and then brings her back to the farm. Her father locks Angèle up in a barn, but she is freed by a noble peasant who could not forget her beauty and innocence
Regain = Revival by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-wild hunter living alone in a deserted town persuades an itinerant cabaret singer to stay with him. Life returns to the village
Don Camillo ; and, The return of Don Camillo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The return of Don Camillo: Don Camillo and Peppone once fought alongside one another, against the Fascists. Now, in their unnamed Po Valley town, priest Don Camillo and local Communist Mayor Peppone fight each other. Because of his bad behavior, Don Camillo is sent to a remote parish in the mountains. Soon, however, all the villagers--Peppone included--realize that the priest is indispensable, and they demand his return. Don Camillo returns to work side by side with Mayor, as a flood wreaks havoc in the village
L'auberge rouge by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

22 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les propriétaires d'une auberge des Cévennes ont pris l'habitude de tuer leurs clients pour les détrousser. Un soir d'hiver, n'ayant pas eu le temps d'enterrer leur dernière victime, ils en font un bonhomme de neige. Mais un moine et son compagnon de voyage connaissent la vérité et vont tenter de confondre les aubergistes
The sheep has five legs by Henri Verneuil( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy Fernandel manages to play six different roles: the father and each of his quintuplet sons. The occason is a reunion of the quintuplets organized by the mayor of a small French village. All, of course ends with a surprise
La fille du puisatier by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patricia (Day), the welldigger's daughter, finds herself pregnant as her lover, Jacques (Grey), goes off to war. Both sets of parents begin to feud because of the scandal and Pascal Amoretti (Raimu), Patricia's father, throws her out of the house to protect the innocence of his younger daughters. When Jacques is reported dead, the families declare peace. Jacques returns alive and everyone is delighted
La vache et le prisonnier by Henri Verneuil( Visual )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Bailly est un prisonnier de guerre condamné àux travaux forcés dans une ferme allemande en 1943. Véritablement obsédé par son projet d'évasion, il décide de passer à l'acte en employment une méthode plutôt originale. Il part sur les routes d'Allemagne jusq'en zone libre accompagné par l'étonnante "Marguerite", une vache, cédée par une jeune fermière prise de sympathie pour Charles. Les deux personnages se trouvent dès lors dans un pays en guerre où quelques drôles d'aventures les attendent
Paris liberté( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naïs by Raymond Leboursier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nais, a beautiful country girl, is in love with the son of a wealthy family. Fernandel is the hunchback who sacrifices his own love for her in order to give Nais her happiness
Le Schpountz = The Schpountz by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jeune commis épicier, un peu mythomane, Irénée, à qui le cinéma a tourné la tête, est convaincu qu'il deviendra un acteur célèbre. Il rencontre une équipe de tournage qui lui réserve une plaisanterie cruelle. Il arrive aux studios plein d'espoir
Topaze by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a teacher in a private institution, who, fired because of his strict honesty, becomes the business agent of a corrupt politician and discovers that honesty does not make a man rich
Lettres de mon moulin by Alphonse Daudet( Recording )

17 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two short stories from the collection Lettres de mon moulin
Don Camillo( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humor and humanity flow as the explosive Don Camillo and the hard-headed mayor Peppone clash over what's best for the people
La cuisine au Beurre by Gilles Grangier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some years after the war, Fernand returns to reclaim his wife Christiane and his southern restaurant. But, believing him dead, Christiane has married the chef André, who has transformed the restaurant into a Norman inn. Fernand understands the dramatic situation in which he finds himself, and a stupid automobile accident brings out the truth. He tells Christiane that he has been a prisoner in Siberia. His spouse decides to shelter him, but soon André understands that his marriage is invalid. Fernand refuses to tolerate a divorce, and André becomes jealous. One of the two is superfluous; one of the two must leave!
Le couturier de ces dames by Jean Boyer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this French comedy Fernandel stars as a man's tailor who designs dresses in secret so as not to compete with his dressmaker wife
Les chansons sous l'occupation : French songs of WW II( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
Constandin, Fernand J. 1903-1971

Contandin, Fernand 1903-1971

Contandin, Fernand-Joseph

Contandin Fernand-Joseph 1903-1971

Contandin , Fernand Joseph-Désiré

Contandin, Fernand-Joseph-Désiré 1903-1971

Contantin, Fernand

Fernandel

Fernandel attore francese

Fernandel Frans acteur

Fernandel fransk skådespelare

Fernandel fransk skodespelar

Fernandel fransk skuespiller

Fernandel französischer Schauspieler und Sänger

Fernandel French actor and singer

Fernandel Pranses nga aktor ken kumakanta

Fernandels

Φερναντέλ Γάλλος ηθοποιός

Фернандел

Фернандель

Фернандэль

Фэрнандэль

Ֆեռնանդել

פרננדל

פרננדל שחקן צרפתי

فرناندل بازیگر فرانسوی

ფერნანდელი

페르낭델

フェルナンデル

費南代爾

Languages
French (235)

English (28)

Italian (16)

German (8)

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