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Auric, Georges 1899-1983

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Roman Holiday by William Wyler( Visual )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,878 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 )

16 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 942 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 )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 839 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 707 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
Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

62 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

14 editions published between 1931 and 2003 in French and held by 611 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 )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 597 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 )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 549 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 )

40 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 518 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
Orphée Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of a Greek legend
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 19th-century Paris, a laundrymaid is deserted by her lover, settles with another man and is able to open her own laundry, but they both take to drink."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
French ballet music of the 1920s by Geoffrey Simon( )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film music by Georges Auric( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 272 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 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film music by Georges Auric( )

3 editions published in 1999 and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonjour Tristesse by Otto Preminger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 247 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
La belle et la bête complete film score, 1946 by Georges Auric( )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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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Орик, Жорж 1899-1983

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