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Boyer, Charles 1899-1978

Overview
Works: 425 works in 1,100 publications in 5 languages and 14,917 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Caper films  Comedy films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Film and video adaptations  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Producer, Singer, Narrator, Speaker, Interviewee, Editor, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Charles Boyer
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

41 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,708 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 their 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 )

17 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,151 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 )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in English and held by 1,104 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 )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and German and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman and a burglar hatch a scheme to swipe a forgery from an art museum to conceal her father's art forgeries
Madame de--( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 678 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 )

38 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man and a woman who are to marry other people meet on a ship, flirt, part, and discover that they are in love
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

60 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama of the life in Algier's Casba. A well-liked criminal who has taken refuge in the Casba falls in love with a beautiful tourist
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( Visual )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and French and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
All this, and Heaven too( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 389 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 )

19 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in French and English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous love story of Archduke Rudolph of Austria and his young mistress, Maria Vetsera, is complemented by Litvak's graceful mise-en-scene. During a waltz at a grand ball, Rudolph tells Maria that their only solution lies in death. At Mayerling, the royal hunting lodge, their pact is sealed
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 339 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 World War II. Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer are perfectly matched as the disillusioned singer and the German refugee who find love in the midst of the growing insanity. But when Boyer is deported and Ingrid left unprotected, they must fight not only for their love, but for their lives, as destiny seals their tragic fate in this classic tale of desperation and desire
The Louvre( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Charles Boyer as he takes the viewer on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses the history of the Louvre, describes the characters of the rulers who acquired through the centuries the great collection of art, 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
Madame de by Max Ophuls( Visual )

58 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 317 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
Fanny by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and German and held by 291 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
A golden prison the Louvre( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 269 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 )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 248 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 )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lazy son of an Argentinean beef tycoon becomes a heroic soldier while fighting for the French resistance during WWII
Liliom by Fritz Lang( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Louvre a golden prison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Charles Boyer as he takes you on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses the history of the Louvre, describes the characters of the rulers who acquired through the centuries the great collection of art, 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
 
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Around the world in 80 daysAll this, and Heaven tooThe LouvreA golden prison the Louvre