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Jourdan, Louis

Works: 218 works in 938 publications in 9 languages and 12,805 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Romance films  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Musicals  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Louis Jourdan
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

102 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with a rich and handsome boulevardier
Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

112 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A circus clown is murdered in the shadows of the Berlin Wall, a heavily guarded priceless Soviet art treasure turns up at a London auction, a tycoon arrives at conferences on a love barge, served by an army of scantily-clad lethal lovelies -- a mixture of mystery and action that only James Bond can unravel
Letter from an unknown woman by Max Ophuls( Visual )

66 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and German and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 20th century Vienna, Stefan Brand is in the process of fleeing on the eve of a duel he wants no part of. However, before he can do so, he receives an anonymous letter from an unknown woman. Stefan is deeply moved by what he reads and starts to realize that the letter's author is Lisa Berndl, a young woman he's known but disregarded for most of his life
Three coins in the fountain by Si kang de rui( Visual )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American women in Rome, throw money into a fountain and wish for love
Madame Bovary by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy
Gigi by Jacqueline Audry( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy Gaston finds out he prefers a young Parisian girl to be his wife rather than his mistress
Can-Can by Walter Lang( Visual )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner of Montmartre's most notorious nightspot, the Café Le Bal Du Paradis, Simone Pistache spends a great deal of her time in court, thanks to the banning of that "lewd and lascivious" dance, the Can-Can. So when her nightlife-loving lawyer and boyfriend, François Durnais, refuses to settle down and marry her, Simone decides to play up to his rival in romance, Parisian judge Philipe Forrestier, a lovestruck young jurist who's determined to make an honest woman out of her-- one way or the other
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
The man in the iron mask by Ni wei er( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin boys are separated at birth, one to become the king of France, and the other hidden away. Years later, the hidden young man is recognized, so he is locked into an iron mask, never to be seen again. But he is freed in a cunning scheme by men who hope to replace the weak and ineffectual king with France's real king, the man in the iron mask
The best of everything by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multifaceted fabrication about women seeking success and love in the pubishing jungle of N.Y.C
Swamp thing( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of scientists join forces to create a potion to halt world hunger by making things grow to enormous proportions. The experiment in Florida is attacked by two thugs who want to steal the secret potion. During the struggle, the scientist is covered with the flaming potion--dives into the swamp and emerges as the Swamp Thing
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Count Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. It is in the Count's castle that Jonathan becomes a prisoner, and discovers Dracula's true nature
Brigadoon : original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

31 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
Gigi : original motion picture soundtrack by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete motion picture soundtrack of the 1958 musical film Gigi, with the addition of three bonus tracks
The V.I.P.s by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elite passengers waiting for London-to-U.S. flights get fogged in, and have to deal with their problems rather than run from them
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casablanca (1942, b & w, 102 min.): In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy princess's head tells her to wed a worldly Crown Prince, but her heart is drawn to a dashing commoner. Garbed in dreamy Helen Rose gowns, surrounded by Mittel-European opulence, the leading lady dances, duels, flirts, falls in love and makes even the most jaded moviegoer want to believe in fairy tales
Gigi : original MGM soundtrack by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fleurs du mal by Charles Baudelaire( Recording )

14 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beaudelaire's poetry anticipated the whole tenor of the twentieth century and illuminated the tortured depths of mankind. His work, although waxing lyrical about murder, treachery, and prostitution, comes from an earnest and deeply troubled spirit
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Gendre, Louis

Gendre, Louis 1921-2015

Gendre, Louis-Robert

Gendre, Louis Robert 1921-

Gendre, Louis Robert 1921-2015

Gendre, Louis Robert Gendre 1921-2015

Louis Jourdan acteur français

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Λουί Ζουρντάν

Луи Журдан французский актёр

Луї Журдан

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לואי ז'ורדאן

لويس جوردان

لوئی جوردن بازیگر فرانسوی

لوئی ژوردان




OctopussyGigiThe Count of Monte CristoThe man in the iron maskSwamp thingGreatest classic films collection