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Delon, Alain 1935-

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Il gattopardo The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

65 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Salina, a noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity, tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860's Sicily
Le samouraï The samurai by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

52 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nightclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
Plein soleil Purple noon by Ren Clment( Visual )

51 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Ripley is employed by wealthy Mr. Greenleaf to bring back his playboy son Philippe, but instead they become firm friends and enjoy a luxurious life in the company of Philippe's fiancee Marge and her friend Freddie. When Mr. Greenleaf decides the mission has failed and cuts off Tom's funds he takes drastic action to maintain his new-found life of luxury
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

44 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monica Vitti stars as Victoria, a young Roman woman just emerging from a stifling relationship with Riccardo, an aloof intellectual (Francisco Rabal). Vittoria meets Piero (Alain Delon), an arrogant young stockbroker with whom she begins a passionate affair. But there are still emotional ties between Vittoria and Riccardo
Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

57 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con fresh out of prison, a notorious escapee, and an alcoholic ex-cop plan a heist against impossible odds as a relentless inspector pursues them
Rocco e i suoi fratelli by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

41 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of four poor Italian brothers and their mother who leave their country home and move to bustling Milan with hopes of improving their bitter fortune. The family is thrown into chaos when two of the brothers are torn apart by their love for the same woman and their struggles to succeed in a viciously competitive world."--Container
Mr. Klein by Joseph Losey( Visual )

39 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Nazi-occupied France Mr. Klein is the riveting story of one man's search for another who shares his name, and who has stolen his identity
Is Paris burning? by Ren Clment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 326 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
Zorro( Visual )

38 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta
Un amour de Swann Swann in love( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in French and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan."--External container
The yellow Rolls-Royce by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion, intrigue, adventure, love-- everything happens in the yellow Rolls-Royce, a luxury automobile that ties together three stories as it passes from owner to owner. In the first, an aristocrat with a penchant for the racetrack discovers his wife has a penchant for backseat amour. Then a moll takes a spin down lover's lane in the Rolls while her mobster boyfriend is busy rubbing out the competition. Finally, an imperious widow purchases the car and drives straight into danger as she helps an anti-fascist escape the Nazis
Spirits of the dead( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metzengerstein is the tale of a young woman who believes the spirit of the cousin she loved, killed in a stable fire she started, is in a horse that escaped. William Wilson is the story of a mean-spirited Austrian officer who kills his doppelgänger in a duel. Toby Dammit is about a film star who takes off on a drunken spree after his film is completed
Scorpio by Michael Winner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the heyday of the Cold War an aging C.I.A. agent suspected of selling secrets to the Russians becomes the target of a C.I.A.-hired assassin, code named Scorpio. The two men follow each other in a deadly duel that takes both of them half way around the globe
L'eclisse The eclipse( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in Italian and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone
Un flic by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burned out detective and a brilliant thief are friends and in love with the same woman. When one plans the ultimate heist of a train full of mob money, the two find themselves hurtling toward a final showdown
The leopard Il gattopardo( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luchino Visconti's The Leopard (Il Gattopardo) is an epic on the grandest possible scale. The film recreates, with nostalgia, drama, and opulence, the tumultuous years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a unified, democratic Italy. Burt Lancaster stars as the aging prince watching his culture and fortune wane in the face of a new generation, represented by his upstart nephew (Alain Delon) and his beautiful fiancee (Claudia Cardinale)
Un flic Dirty money by Alain Delon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris police Commissaire Edouard Coleman discovers that his nightclub-owner friend, Simon, also leads a group of bank robbers. When he's tipped off that the same robbers are planning a drug heist, Edouard means to defeat his two-faced friend. Meanwhile, Edouard has engaged in some doube-crossing himself. He shares the same woman, Cathy, with the man he calls his friend
The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

33 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Sicily in the 1800s, this film depicts Prince Salina, a great landowner, who watches the decrease of the aristocracy's power and influence during the 'Il Risorgimento', the unification of Italy under the royal House of Savoy. The upper class tries to ignore the nationalist movements, while the prince's rebellious nephew joins Giuseppe Garibaldi's revolutionaries
The girl on a motorcycle by Jack Cardiff( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored newlywed leaves her husband for her ex-lover, taking off on her Harley for a long ride through the countryside and cities of Europe. While riding, she experiences explicit erotic fantasies about her ex-lover and their affair
Borsalino and Co by Jacques Deray( Visual )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful seriocomic film of two likable hoods who become gangland chieftains in 1930s Marseilles
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Alain Delon aktor francuski

Alain Delon attore francese

Alain Delon francouzsk herec

Alain Delon Franzsisch-schweizerischer Filmschauspieler

Alain Delon French-Swiss film actor

Alanus Delon

Alen Delon

Alēns Delons

Delon, Alain

Delon Alen

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Ален Делон

Ален Делон французский актёр

Ален Дэлён францускі актор

Ален Дэлон

Делон, Ален

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Le samouraï The samuraiLe cercle rouge Red circleZorroThe yellow Rolls-RoyceThe leopard Il gattopardoThe leopard