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Ferrer, José 1912-1992

Overview
Works: 598 works in 1,348 publications in 9 languages and 25,098 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Naval history  Television adaptations  Television programs  Christmas television programs  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Narrator, Composer, Editor, Director, Singer, Proofreader, Speaker, pmn, Librettist, Contributor, Other, Artist, Interviewee, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by José Ferrer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by José Ferrer
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), 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
The Caine mutiny by Herman Wouk ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg, loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
Dune by David Lynch ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MacLachlan is Paul Atreides, son of Duke Leto, who struggles with the native inhabitants of the dry planet Arrakis (Dune) to overthrow the terrible Baron Barkonnen and his family and control the special product of the planet, a mind-altering spice produced by giant sand worms
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau ( Visual )
107 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac is a 17th century French soldier-poet and swordsman who loves his cousin Roxane, but believes she will never love him because of his enormous nose. He courts and wins her, not for himself, but for his inexperienced and prosaic friend, Christian, who dies in battle. Years later, as Cyrano himself is dying, he confesses his love to Roxane, who suddenly realizes that it was Cyrano's words she had heard from Christian, and Cyrano that she had always loved
The little drummer boy ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphaned boy is kidnapped by an evil man. When he escapes and searches for his camel, he finds it in the stable with the Baby Jesus. Haviing no gift for the baby, he plays a song on his drum. Jesus in return gives a gift to the little drummer boy
Moulin Rouge by John Huston ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As a dwarf, Toulouse-Lautrec believes he's too ugly to ever fall in love. So he loses himself in painting ... and cognac. A fixture at Paris' infamous turn-of-the-century Moulin Rouge nightclub, Lautrec meets a girl from the street ... who breaks his heart"--Container
Gideon's trumpet by Robert H Justman ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Henry Fonda portrays Clarence Gideon, the destitute prisoner whose handwritten plea for justice changed the course of American legal history ... Tells the remarkable human story behind the landmark 'right to counsel' Supreme Court case [of Gideon v. Wainwright, 1963]"--Container
State fair ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town family travels to the Iowa State Fair. The father is looking for a blue ribbon for his prize hog, Blue Boy, mom is looking for glory in her cooking, and the kids are looking for love. Lyrics and music by Oscar Hammerstein
The original Christmas classics ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
A midsummer night's sex comedy by Woody Allen ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three loving couples meet in a quiet country get-together, but everyone seems to be loving the wrong person
Living treasures of Japan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles nine artisans and performing artists who are recognized by law as "holders of important intangible cultural properties" and are charged with publicly exhibiting their works and teaching their artistry to apprentices. Pays visits to a potter, doll sculptor, puppeteer, papermaker, koto musician, swordmaker, textile weaver and dyer, kabuki theater actor, and bellmaker
Joan of Arc by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joan of Arc, a 15th-century French peasant girl rouses a nation and inspires the world with her faith and bravery. Fiercely believing that she is directed by God, Joan triumphantly leads an army into battle against the British, who are driven from France. When a new king is crowned, Joan's influence grows and makes him wary of her power, ultimately betraying her to martyrdom
Ship of fools by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1933, this portrays the separate yet interlocking lives of several passengers aboard a luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, showing us a cross-section of humanity in a world on the verge of war
Katherine Anne Porter's Ship of fools ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Whirlpool by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young wife is caught in a spiral of deceit, blackmail and murder. Terrified that her psychiatrist husband will learn of her frailty, Ann Sutton attempts to cure herself with the help of hypnotist David Korvo. However, Ann finds herself plunging deeper and deeper into a psychological abyss as Korvo, with a diabolical plan of his own, manipulates her subconscious mind."--Container
Santa Claus is comin' to town the little drummer boy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Santa Clause is comin' to town] Relates the story of how Santa Claus gained fame as the ultimate gift-giver, and Little drummer boy portrays the spirit of Christmas. [The little drummer boy] A little orphan boy laments that he has no gift to bring the infant Jesus. He finally realizes that he can share his most precious gift of music with the new-born babe
The Way of the world by William Congreve ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of the 17th century English comedy The way of the world, by William Congreve
The original television Christmas classics Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer ; Frosty the snowman ; Santa Claus is comin' to town ; with the little drummer boy ; and, Frosty returns ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents five animated Christmas tales as they originally aired on network television
Return to Peyton Place ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Cintrón, José Ferrer de Otero y.
Cintrón, José Ferrer de Otero y, 1912-1992
De Otero y Cintrón, José Ferrer.
De Otero y Cintrón, José Ferrer, 1912-1992
Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, José.
Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, José, 1912-1992
Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, José Vicente.
Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, José Vicente 1912-1992
Ferrer, José (actor)
Otero y Cintrón, José Ferrer de.
Otero y Cintrón, José Ferrer de, 1912-1992
Languages
English (367)
Spanish (36)
French (25)
German (18)
Multiple languages (7)
Japanese (2)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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