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Jarre, Maurice

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Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( Visual )

104 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

70 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

98 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who unites the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks during World War I
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

64 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'Inde coloniale des années 1920, une jeune femme anglaise, Adela Quested, entreprend de rejoindre son fiancé dans la petite ville de Chandrapore où il est magistrat. Accompagnée de la mère de ce dernier, une vieille dame très ouverte d'esprit, elle découvre avec trouble un pays rongé par la discrimination des colons qui méprisent les autochtones. Lors d'une visite aux grottes de Marabar, Adela est victime d'un incident qui va exacerber les tensions dans le pays au moment même où les revendications indépendantistes se durcissent... (Source : jaquette)
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

102 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after the death of her husband, Amish woman Rachel Lapp takes her son Samuel on a trip to Philadelphia. While in the train station washroom, Samuel sees two men savagely murder a third. Philadelphia detective John Book discovers that people within the police force were involved, and is assigned to escort Rachel and Samuel back home, protecting the boy until the trial. Book blends in with the Amish community, but the corrupt cops Book has exposed are determined to keep their secret, and they come looking for Samuel--to silence him for good
Fatal Attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

42 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, and then shrugs it off. But the woman involved with him won't be ignored, even if it means destroying his family to keep him
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

47 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original black-and-white version of Darryl F. Zanuck's epic recreation of one of the biggest battles in history. On June 6, 1944, the Allied invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11000 planes and 4000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen
The man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the life of Christ from His birth through His resurrection
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

52 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder--and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning from World War II, a young G.I. finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Disillusioned, he heads north to work as a traveling salesman where he meets the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner. On her way home, she is terrified of what her father will do when he learns she is unmarried and pregnant. The young man gallantly offers to help by posing as her husband for one night, unaware that doing so will change both of their lives forever
Gorillas in the mist the story of Dian Fossey by Anna Hamilton Phelan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Dian Fossey's passionate involvement in the work to save the endangered mountain gorilla from poachers
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

57 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American CIA agent hires a French operative to travel to Cuba and investigate rumors of Russian missiles and Topaz, a NATO spy. The inquiry soon spins into a life-threatening escapade of espionage, betrayal and murder
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... a Vietnam vet [is] haunted by the memories of war and the death of his young son. As Jacob starts to experience visions of demons all around him, he begins to question what is real. Is he going insane? Is he suffering from post-traumatic stress? Or could he be caught in the middle of some horrific supernatural battle he can't understand?"-- Back of container
Doctor Zhivago original MGM soundtrack by Maurice Jarre( Recording )

62 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uprising by John Avnet( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Germany invaded Poland in Sept. 1939, the Germans decreed that all 350,000 Warsaw Jews be forcibly detained in the area known as the "Warsaw Ghetto". In fear for their lives, the Polish Jews form the Jewish Fighting Organization (JFO) to fight against this oppressive force. When the German troops march into the Ghetto, they are surprised and repulsed by the JFO fighters. The resisters may not be able to achieve victory, but they intend to live with honor--and if need be, die with honor--while lighting the torch for resistance in the occupied territories. Their resolve will be tested as the Nazi's promise to completely eradicate the Ghetto as a birthday present for Hitler
Fearless by Peter Weir( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how a near-death experience impacts the lives of three people
 
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Dead Poets Society
Alternative Names
Jarre, Maurice 1924-2009

Jarre, Maurice-Alexis.

Jarre, Maurice-Alexis 1924-2009

Marc Jarre

Maurice Jarre francuski kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Maurice Jarre Frans componist (1924-2009)

Maurice Jarre französischer Komponist

Maurice Jarre French composer

Maurice Jarre musicista e compositore francese

Mauritius Jarre

Moris Jarr

Moriss Žārs

Μωρίς Ζαρ

Жарр, Морис 1924-

Морис Жар

Морис Жарр

Моріс Жарр

Մորիս Ժառ

מוריס ז'אר

موريس جار

موریس ژار

مۆریس جار

มอริส ฌาร์

მორის ჟარი

모리스 자르

モーリス・ジャール

莫里斯·賈爾

莫里斯賈爾

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Dead Poets SocietyLawrence of ArabiaDie Blechtrommel The tin drumWitnessFatal AttractionThe man who would be kingRyan's DaughterTopaz