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Berling, Peter 1934-

Works: 176 works in 648 publications in 11 languages and 3,641 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Historical fiction  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Author of screenplay, Other, Scenarist, Translator, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Peter Berling
Most widely held works by Peter Berling
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in German and French and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fitzcarradlo is an obsessed opera lover who wants to build an opera in the jungle. To accomplish this he first has to make a fortune in the rubber business, and his cunning plan involves hauling an enormous river boat across a small mountain with aid from the local Indians
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 19th-century Brazilian rancher, born Francisco Manoel da Silva, turns to banditry after being driven from his land by drought and famine. As Cobra Verde, he is a solitary, vengeful figure, roaming the dusty backlands, shooting, drinking and womanizing. Hired as an overseer by a decadent sugar planter, he runs into trouble when his employer's three daughters wind up pregnant. The local bigwigs ship da Silva off to Africa to administer the faltering slave trade, assuming he will not come back alive. He arrives to find the slavers' garrison deserted, and the King, apparently, gone mad. Cobra Verde however, is a special kind of diplomat, and before long he is training an army of amazons to launch a rebellion against the King
Les enfants du Graal : roman by Peter Berling( Book )

100 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee kinderen -de erfgenamen van de graal- die door ontvoering aan de brandstapel ontkomen zijn, maken in de dertiende eeuw een zwerftocht door zuidelijk Europa
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz, a small-time pimp from Berlin, strikes up a friendship with Bruno, another criminal recruit. Despite their persuasive methods, Franz refuses to join the organization. Instead, he teams with Bruno on a small wave of shoplifting and murder. But Franz's prostitute girlfriend is distrustful of the gangster -- and when Bruno begins planning a bank robbery, she makes some arrangements of her own
Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss Veronika Voss by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once the toast of Germany, Veronika Voss had allegedly been an intimate of Joseph Gobbels. Playing to an increasingly diminishing fan following, Veronika turns to drugs to cushion her against the cruelties of life. Her self-destruction is accelerated by her Dr. Katz, who plys Veronika with morphine in order to gain control of the actress's money and property. A well-meaning sportswriter tries to save Veronika from herself, sacrificing his own personal happiness - and the life of his girlfriend Cornelia Froeboess - in the process. Allegedly an amalgam of several true stories, Veronika Voss is the second of Fassbinder's "postwar trilogy" (the others are The Marriage of Maria Braun and Lola)
Die 13 Jahre des Rainer Werner Fassbinder : seine Filme, seine Freunde, seine Feinde by Peter Berling( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in German and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love is colder than death : the life and times of Rainer Werner Fassbinder by Robert Katz( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and German and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografi om den tyske filminstruktr og hans film
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation is chaos in this dramatization of the neuroses rampant on a movie set, inspired by Fassbinder and his crew's own experiences
Het bloed van de graal : roman by Peter Berling( Book )

55 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zelfstandig te lezen vervolg op 'De kinderen van de graal', waarin de twee infanten van de graal betrokken raken bij de zevende kruistocht (1249) en na veel omzwervingen in het H. Land terechtkomen waar over hun toekomst beslist wordt
La corona del mundo by Peter Berling( Book )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En l'an de grâce 1244, deux enfants réchappés du massacre des Cathares fuient à travers l'Europe. Sur leurs traces, l'empereur Frédéric II, le pape Innocent IV, les Templiers, les Sarrasins se livrent une guerre sans merci
La cruzada de los niños by Peter Berling( Book )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un marchand d'esclaves, un serviteur noir, un jardinier, une garçonne, un chevalier allemand, un ancien moine et beaucoup d'autres personnages se réunissent dans la Salle des livres du palais de Kazar Al-Mansour à Mahdia. Survivants de la maudite croisade qui vit partir d'Allemagne et de France des enfants fanatisés, ils veulent en reconstituer l'histoire
Die Ketzerin : Roman by Peter Berling( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guerre contre les Albigeois (1209-1213) vue à travers le destin de la belle Laurence
Le calice noir : roman by Peter Berling( Book )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Anno Domini 1257, "The black chalice" is a continuation of the saga and adventures of two children of the Grail, Roc and Yeza, who have been selected by a secret order to reconcile the oriental and occidental worlds
Die Nacht von Jesi : Roman by Peter Berling( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La princesse et le kilim : roman by Peter Berling( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman historique. Roman d'aventures
Francesco by Liliana Cavani( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the passionately mystical life of Saint Francis of Assisi. The decadent son of a wealthy, 13th-century Italian merchant, Francesco experienced a religious awakening and set an enduring example of devotion and sacrifice
I padroni della città( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony is a mob loan collector who is unsatisfied with his position in life. He constantly dreams of living it large in Brazil with his brother
Liebeskonzil, Filmbuch by Werner Schroeter( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Macht der Gefühle & Serpentine Gallery program by Alexander Kluge( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Macht der Gefühle: Explains that emotion isn't to be confused with sentimentality. In this intellectual perspective of what emotion is and does, young couples run into difficulties as they try to translate their experiences of love into clear decision-making. A woman who has shot her husband provides a judge with a puzzle. Those who love can bring the dead back to life by means of co-operation
Mister Scarface( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony dreams of leaving the mob for good. Upon meeting Napoli, another enforcer, who's just been beaten and fired by crime boss, "Mister Scarface" Manzari, they join forces to avenge the death of Tony's father and con Mister Scarface out of a fortune
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La cruzada de los niños
Alternative Names
Berling, P. 1934-

Berling, P. (Peter), 1934-

Berling, Peter

Mperlinnk, Peter 1934-

Peter Berling attore e scrittore tedesco

Peter Berling Duits acteur

Peter Berling German actor and writer

Peter Berling niemiecki producent filmowy, pisarz i aktor

پیتر برلینگ تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و نویسنده آلمانی

Het bloed van de graal : romanLa cruzada de los niñosDie Ketzerin : RomanDie Nacht von Jesi : Roman