WorldCat Identities

Boyer, Charles 1899-1978

Overview
Works: 540 works in 1,347 publications in 6 languages and 15,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Epic films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Producer, Singer, Narrator, Artist, Interviewee, Other, Speaker, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Charles Boyer
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

64 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in her London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Barefoot in the park by Gene Saks( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a young newlywed couple in New York and the difficulties that they encounter in adjusting to marriage and life together in a fifth-floor walk-up apartment
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the story by Jules Verne about a man's endeavor to circumnavigate the world in 80 days. Includes commentaries; featurettes; outtakes; and much more
How to steal a million by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and German and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a wealthy Frenchman who creates counterfeit art learns her father is in danger of being exposed as a crook. She decides to steal the family's forged Cellini sculpture from a museum before experts can examine it and enlists a society burglar to help her
Madame de--( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in French and Multiple languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a 19th century General sells the earrings her husband gave her on their wedding day to pay off debts, which sets off a chain reaction of deceit that includes her husband, his mistress, and her lover
Love affair by Leo McCarey( Visual )

43 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two people, each engaged to someone else, meet aboard a ship and instantly fall in love."
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

64 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Boyer plays Pepe le Moko, a notorious thief hiding out in the Casbah, who falls in love with a wealthy tourist, played by Heddy Lamarr
The Louvre by Simon Macovet( Visual )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Charles Boyer as he takes the viewer on a tour of the Louvre. He traces the history of the Louvre as a fortress, palace, theater, and public museum of art, with flashbacks showing its connection with French history and culture. Describes the characters of the rulers who acquired through the centuries the great collection of art, shows art treasures from each period of European history from the time of the Ranaissance, and points out the changes which have been made in the structure of the building
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The explosive, courage-filled story of the Allied resistance and Paris liberation of 1944!" -- Container
The earrings of madame de by Max Ophuls( Visual )

67 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In order to pay her personal debts, Madame de ... secretly pawns a pair of earrings given to her by her husband, telling him they are lost. As a tale of their possible theft surfaces in society, the exquisite jewels pass from pawnbroker to husband to mistress, from lover to wife, laying bare the hyprocisy and infidelity that lies beneath their veneer of opulent sophistication."--Container
All this, and Heaven too by C. M Ward( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henriette is the governess at the Paris home of the Duc de Praslin and his jealous wife. When governess and nobleman are drawn to each other, the Duchess erupts in fury and meets a bloody fate. Soon Henriette and the Duc face a world eager to believe the Duc murdered his wife and that the gentle Henriette was a willing accomplice
Mayerling by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in French and English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young baron's daughter begins a tumultuous affair with an Archduke that is heir to the Austrian throne. Based on the true story of the tragic events surrounding the life of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and Baroness Mary Vetsera
Fanny( Visual )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny, a fishmonger's daughter with eyes for the barkeeper's son, Marius, has a powerful rival. Marius yearns for a life at sea, not one behind the bar in Marseilles with his blustery but devoted father Cesar. But after Fanny and Marius surrender to their desires, complications separate them, and a solution comes from an unlikely source: the wise, aging sailmaker Panisse
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunted by a secret past and tormented by an uncertain future, two lonely people are drawn together in Paris during the last desperate days of freedom before WWII. A surgeon flees to Paris to escape the Nazis' growing power. After falling in love with an unemployed cabaret singer and finding her a job, he is deported when unable to produce his passport. Things come to a crisis when war is declared
A golden prison : the Louvre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Boyer takes us on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses its history, describes the rulers who acquired the great collection of art through the centuries, points out the changes which have been made in the structure of the building, and explains that French civilization can be surveyed through the history of the Louvre
The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debonair pirate Jean Lafitte, who historically aided General Andrew Jackson against the British during the War of 1812, has been carrying on a discreet love affair with Annette Claiborne, the daughter of governor William Claiborne, who promises to pardon the pirate and his men
The four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lazy son of an Argentinean beef tycoon becomes a heroic soldier while fighting for the French resistance during WWII
Follies : in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's 1971 musical returns with a new production that features two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters
Liliom by Fritz Lang( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A raffish carnival barker is killed in a knife fight, but is given one day to return to earth to see how his wife and daughter are managing"--The Faber companion to foreign films, 1992
The garden of Allah by Richard Boleslavsky( Visual )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman decides to begin a new life after spending years caring for her father. She meets a traveler who is actually a monk who has left the monastery after taking his oath. They are married, but she soon learns of his secret
 
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Around the world in 80 days
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Boyer, Charles

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