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Jarre, Maurice

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

80 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,022 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 )

69 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,764 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
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

61 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,000 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. He teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder, and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

52 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,872 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
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,692 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 )

34 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,612 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. Film is preceded by insights, outtakes and background information presented by the director, then has an epilogue containing the controversial "original" ending
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
The man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

27 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in German and held by 1,066 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
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man returns from World War II and helps an unwed, pregnant woman face her domineering father. During the time they spend at the grape harvest they discover a deep and passionate love
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maintaining the perfect balance between religious fervor and realism, this film depicts the life of Christ from His birth through His resurrection. It is acclaimed exceptional for its thorough Biblical and historical research written in consultation with leading Anglican, Catholic and Jewish religious authorities
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 868 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 )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 753 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 723 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 )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldiers of fortune are hired by a rich rancher to rescue his wife from revolutionary Mexican kidnappers
School ties by Robert Mandel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jewish boy goes to an elite prep school in the 1950's and hides his religion until a jealous bigot forces it out in the open
Mad Max beyond Thunderdome by George Miller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vervolg op Mad Max 2 waarin Max moet vechten tegen barbaren in een apocalyptisch tijdperk
Doctor Zhivago : original motion picture soundtrack by Maurice Jarre( Recording )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uprising by Jon Avnet( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 553 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
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Dead Poets Society
Dead Poets SocietyLawrence of ArabiaWitnessFatal attractionThe man who would be kingDie Blechtrommel = The tin drumRyan's DaughterJacob's ladder
Alternative Names

Jarre M.

Jarre, Maurice 1924-2009

Jarre Maurice-Alexis

Jarre, Maurice-Alexis 1924-2009

Marc Jarre

Maurice-Alexis Jarre

Maurice Alexis Jarre 1924-2009

Maurice Jarre

Maurice Jarre 1924-2009

Maurice Jarre compositeur français

Maurice Jarre compositor francés

Maurice Jarre compozitor francez

Maurice Jarre francuski kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Maurice Jarre Frans componist (1924-2009)

Maurice Jarre fransk komponist

Maurice Jarre französischer Komponist

Maurice Jarre French composer

Maurice Jarre musicista e compositore francese

Mauritius Jarre

Moris Jarr

Moriss Žārs

Μωρίς Ζαρ

Жарр М.

Жарр, Морис

Жарр, Морис 1924-

Морис Жар

Морис Жарр

Моріс Жарр

Մորիս Ժառ

מוריס ז'אר

מוריס ז'אר מלחין צרפתי

موريس جار

موريس جار ملحن فرنسي

موریس ژار

مۆریس جار

มอริส ฌาร์

მორის ჟარი

모리스 알렉시스 자르 1924-2009

모리스 자르

모리스 자르 1924-2009

자르, 모리스 1924-2009

자르, 모리스 알렉시스 1924-2009