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Jarre, Maurice

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Most widely held works by Maurice Jarre
Doctor Zhivago by Nancy Stanley( Visual )

110 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De levensgeschiedenis van een Russische arts, tegen de achtergrond van de tumultueuze politieke ontwikkelingen in Rusland tussen 1905 en 1929
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

88 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,972 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
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

65 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,858 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 )

106 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,820 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 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be the hardened Philadelphia detective John Book, who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community
Fatal Attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

45 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,606 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 )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 6th, 1944, the Allied invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. Presented in its original black & white version, The Longest Day is a vivid, hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Featuring a stellar international cast, and told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparations, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history. Winner of two 1962 Oscars, the Longest Day ranks as one of Hollywood's truly great war films
The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

48 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,281 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 )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 968 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 by Michael Apted( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 887 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
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 852 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
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

31 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 774 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 712 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
Righteous kill by Richard Brooks( Visual )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 671 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 )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again, Mad Max stands alone against the barbarians of a post nuclear age. Mad Max must survive battle in Bartertown's Thunderdome, where the law is two men enter, one man leaves. This is the third in a series of films about the fictional hero, Mad Max, who fights barbarians in a post-nuclear future
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
Uprising by Honoré Daumier( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 566 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 )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 562 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
Jarre by Jarre film themes of Maurice Jarre by Maurice Jarre( Recording )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence d'Arabie by David Lean( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epos over de Britse officier T.E. Lawrence die in de Eerste Wereldoorlog de Arabieren moet steunen in hun strijd tegen de Duitsgezinde Turken
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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 SocietyDie Blechtrommel The tin drumWitnessFatal AttractionThe man who would be kingRyan's DaughterTopazRighteous kill