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Jarre, Maurice

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

90 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,146 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 )

69 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

83 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Le destin hors du commun de l'officier britannique T. E. Lawrence, qui mena la révolte arabe contre l'oppresseur turc au cours de la Première Guerre mondiale
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

47 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,826 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 )

107 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,818 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 )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,667 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 )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,572 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 )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,560 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 )

33 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,273 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 Anthony Burgess( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

58 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man killed during a robbery gone wrong remains on Earth as a ghost because of his love for his girlfriend. Can he find a way to tell her goodbye so they both can move on?
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey by Dian Fossey( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropologist Dian Fossey risks her life to protect the rare mountain gorillas from poachers and animal traders
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 867 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 )

21 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 759 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 )

49 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 717 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 669 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
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 663 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)
Mad Max by George Miller( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mad Max beyond Thunderdome: Once again, Mad Max stands alone against the barbarians of a post-nuclear age. This time, Max defends the future--a group of abandoned children--and enters the gladiatorial maces-and-chainsaws combat inside Thunderdome arena
Uprising by Jon Avnet( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 563 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
Doctor Zhivago : original motion picture soundtrack by Maurice Jarre( Recording )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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

Жарр, Морис 1924-

Морис Жар

Морис Жарр

Моріс Жарр

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מוריס ז'אר

מוריס ז'אר מלחין צרפתי

موريس جار

موریس ژار

مۆریس جار

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