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Jarre, Maurice

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Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

92 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,145 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 )

75 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,990 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 )

77 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who unites the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks during World War I
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

49 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,849 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 )

110 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,802 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 )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,683 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 )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,583 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 man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

34 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and German and held by 975 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
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

57 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost will surprise you, delight you, make you believe. Patrick Swayze plays a ghost who teams up with a psychic (Whoopi Goldberg) to uncover the truth behind his murder - and to rescue his sweetheart (Demi Moore) from a similar fate
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey by Dian Fossey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 894 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 )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 889 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 travelling 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 )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 4 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 )

50 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 730 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 678 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 2017 in 4 languages and held by 667 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 )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vervolg op Mad Max 2 waarin Max moet vechten tegen barbaren in een apocalyptisch tijdperk
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 597 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
Uprising by Jon Avnet( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 561 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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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

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 자르

モーリス・ジャール

莫里斯·賈爾

莫里斯賈爾

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