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Jarre, Maurice

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Most widely held works by Maurice Jarre
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( Visual )

85 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,069 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 )

64 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,043 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 )

72 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

62 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder--and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

52 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, is appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young woman
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

39 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,702 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 )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 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 longest day( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 6th, 1944, the Allied invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. Presented in its original black & white version, The Longest Day is a vivid, hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Featuring a stellar international cast, and told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparations, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history. Winner of two 1962 Oscars, the Longest Day ranks as one of Hollywood's truly great war films
The man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

29 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

34 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and held by 1,059 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
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A GI, returned from WWII, offers to pose as the husband of an unmarried pregnant woman when she returns home to face her father
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young anthropologist Dian Fossey travels to the African mountains to study a group of rare gorillas, whom she develops a deep respect and empathy for
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Ireland in 1916, "Rosy Ryan is married to a meek, kindly schoolmaster. But an adulterous affair involving her and a dashing English major ignites a powder keg of dangerous emotions."--Container
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 724 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 )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 694 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)
School ties by Robert Mandel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1950s: David Greene, a working-class Jewish quarterback from Scranton, Pennsylvania, is offered a football scholarship to a prestigious New England prep. school. It's David's ticket to an Ivy League education and a way out of his hometown, but there's one condition: the school's elders ask him to be discreet about his religion. At first willing to do so, David struggles with his silence as his popularity grows. David strikes up a friendship with his roommate Chris Reece and a possible romance with Sally Wheeler, a student at a nearby girls' school. But, when David's secret is exposed by a jealous classmate he faces the full force of religious intolerance from the prejudiced White Anglo-Saxon Protestant institution
Mad Max beyond Thunderdome by George Miller( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vervolg op Mad Max 2 waarin Max moet vechten tegen barbaren in een apocalyptisch tijdperk
Doctor Zhivago : original motion picture soundtrack by Maurice Jarre( Recording )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearless by Peter Weir( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Dead Poets Society
Dead Poets SocietyLawrence of ArabiaWitnessFatal attractionThe man who would be kingDie Blechtrommel = The tin drumRyan's DaughterJacob's ladder
Alternative Names

Jarre M.

Jarre, Maurice 1924-2009

Jarre Maurice-Alexis

Jarre, Maurice-Alexis 1924-2009

Marc Jarre

Maurice-Alexis Jarre

Maurice Alexis Jarre 1924-2009

Maurice Jarre

Maurice Jarre 1924-2009

Maurice Jarre compositeur français

Maurice Jarre compositor francés

Maurice Jarre compozitor francez

Maurice Jarre francuski kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Maurice Jarre Frans componist (1924-2009)

Maurice Jarre fransk komponist

Maurice Jarre französischer Komponist

Maurice Jarre French composer

Maurice Jarre musicista e compositore francese

Mauritius Jarre

Moris Jarr

Moriss Žārs

Μωρίς Ζαρ

Жарр М.

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

موریس ژار آهنگ‌ساز و رهبر ارکستر فرانسوی

مۆریس جار

มอริส ฌาร์

მორის ჟარი

모리스 알렉시스 자르 1924-2009

모리스 자르

모리스 자르 1924-2009

자르, 모리스 1924-2009

자르, 모리스 알렉시스 1924-2009