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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 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 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
Du rififi chez les hommes Rififi ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 800 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 )
31 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 655 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 innocents by Jack Clayton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and French and held by 569 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
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 567 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
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young showgirl has affairs with kings while she travels the world and tries to fit in with society
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 519 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
Orphée by Jean Cocteau ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 396 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
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A la suite d'une chute dans un escalier du château familial d'Albi, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec restera infirme toute sa vie : avec un corps d'adulte sur des jambes d'enfant... Aucune femme ne veut de lui. Henri trompe sa solitude en peignant. Il monte à Paris, fréquente assidûment le cabaret du Moulin Rouge et devient l'ami des vedettes de l'établissement : Jane Avril, La Goulue, Aïcha, Valentin le Désossé, les danseuses du French-cancan
Gervaise by René Clément ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 336 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
Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cocteau's retelling of the classic "Beauty and the Beast."
La belle et la bête complete film score, 1946 by Georges Auric ( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Film music by Georges Auric ( )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le salaire de la peur by H.-G Clouzot ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and Miscellaneous languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a squalid South American oil town, four desperate men sign on for a suicide mission to drive trucks loaded with nitroglycerin over a treacherous mountain route. As they ferry their explosive cargo to a faraway oil fire, each bump and jolt tests their courage, their friendship, and their nerves
Bonjour Tristesse by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 220 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
Film music by Georges Auric ( )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1. Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world. 2. An artist is driven mad by the sight of his own blood and a drawing of a mouth that seems to come to life. The combination sends him off on a series of bizarre adventures that strive to explain how artists become obsessed with their own works. 3. In his last film Cocteau portrays an 18th century poet who travels through time on a quest for divine wisdom. In a mysterious wasteland, he meets several symbolic phantoms that bring about his death and resurrection. The film finished the circle of the journey begun in Blood of a Poet, exploring the torturous relationship between the artist and his creations
The classic film music of Georges Auric by Georges Auric ( )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film music by Georges Auric ( )
11 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Auric, George 1899-1983
Auric, Georges
Орик, Жорж 1899-1983