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Jarre, Maurice

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Most widely held works by Maurice Jarre
Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( Visual )

80 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story is presented through many characters whose destinies are interwoven. Not only is it a vast panorama of Russia undergoing the most radical revolution in history, it also probes the personal struggle of one man's survival, Dr. Yuri Zhivago
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

67 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,926 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 )

70 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stationed in Cairo in 1916, Lawrence languished in the mapmaking department of British Intelligence until he was asked to find and gather information on Prince Feisal, leader of the Arab Allied forces in World War I. Lawrence of Arabia chronicles his desert journey inspired by his first military success when he led a small contingent of Arabs against the Turkish stronghold of Aqaba
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

47 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Aziz on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

95 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,737 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 )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le petit Samuel, 8 ans, est témoin d'un meurtre. Un flic de Philadelphie veille sur lui et sur sa mère, tous deux membres d'une communauté puritaine, les Amish
Fatal Attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,578 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 )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,545 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 )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,271 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 )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

48 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young man is murdered, he uses a zany medium to contact his living girlfriend in an effort to discover his killer and get revenge
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey by Dian Fossey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of young anthropologist Dian Fossey who travels to the African mountains to study rare mountain gorillas (Gorilla gorilla beringei)
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seconde guerre mondiale. Paul Sutton, G.I. démobilisé, rentre au pays. Il croise sur sa route Victoria, jeune et superbe latino-américaine, terrorisée à l'idée de rentrer chez elle, seule et enceinte et d'affronter sa famille. Paul décide de se faire passer pour son mari. Avant d'être accepté par ce clan de Mexicains, fiers et sauvages, il devra acquérir la passion de la terre et trouver le courage du combat pour l'honneur."
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

20 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 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
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 8 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 )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 673 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 )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 666 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
Mad Max by George Miller( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vervolg op Mad Max 2 waarin Max moet vechten tegen barbaren in een apocalyptisch tijdperk
Uprising by Jon Avnet( Visual )

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

After Germany invaded Poland in September 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. 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 )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man who survived a plane crash becomes more wildly alive and takes more risks when he discovers that the crash transformed him into a man without fear of death. Meanwhile, his wife struggles to find within him the man she married, and another survivor of the crash believes nothing and no one can heal her pain
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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

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Dead Poets SocietyLawrence of ArabiaDie Blechtrommel = The tin drumWitnessFatal AttractionThe man who would be kingRyan's DaughterAlfred Hitchcock's Topaz