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Jarre, Maurice

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Most widely held works by Maurice Jarre
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

79 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,127 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 )

70 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When charismatic English Professor John Keating (Robin Williams) arrives at a strict boys academy, his unconventional teaching methods breathe new life into the curriculum steeped in tradition. With his wit and wisdom, Keating inspires his students to pursue individual passions and make their lives extraordinary! -- Container label
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

71 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 1,824 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. Azis 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 )

90 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,726 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 )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,660 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 )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,571 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 )

29 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete story of the D-Day landings at Normandy through the eyes of all its participants. D-Day was the invasion and establishment of Allied forces in France during Operation Overlord, beginning the 6th of June, 1944, and was the largest seaborne invasion in history. It began with overnight parachute and glider landings, air attacks, naval bombardments, and an early morning amphibious landing
The man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,269 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 )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

47 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Wheat and Molly Jensen are in love and have never been happier. Tragedy strikes when Sam is murdered. Trapped on Earth, and searching desperately for a way to contact Molly and warn her that her life is also in danger, he finds Oda Mae Brown, a charlatan psychic who is amazed to find that suddenly her powers are for real!
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

"Basada en la historia real de la joven antrópologa Dian Fossey (Sigourney Weaver), quien viajó a las montañas de Africa para estudiar a los extraños gorilas. En este paraíso increible, descrito por ella misma como 'lo mas cerca de Dios que se puede estar', su interes por los gorilas se convierte en pasión y finalmente obsesión. Ni siquiera su amante, el fotografo Bob Campbell (Bryan Brown), logra desprenderla de ello ni impedir que arriesgue su vida para proteger a los gorilas de los cazadores furtivos"Contenedor
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A GI, returned from WWII, offers to pose as the husband of an unmarried pregnant woman when she returns home to face her father
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 761 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 )

44 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American CIA agent learns of Cuban missiles and a NATO spy by the code name of TOPAZ from a defecting Russian
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatre mercenaires sont chargés de récupérer l'épouse d'un riche magnat du pétrole enlevée par des révolutionnaires mexicains
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 665 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 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 557 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 535 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 compositeur français

Maurice Jarre compositor francés

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