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Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Overview
Works: 115 works in 545 publications in 7 languages and 9,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History  Biography  Allegories  Audio adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator, Other, Costume designer, Narrator, Editor, Honoree, Contributor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oskar Werner
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut ( Visual )
94 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut ( Visual )
152 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The friendship of Jules, who is German, and Jim, who is French, and their twenty year love for the same woman
The spy who came in from the cold by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A burnt-out British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts, through flashbacks, the life of a famous courtesan, recounted as part of a lavish circus act. The ringmaster introduces and displays Lola Montés who recalls her romances with Franz Liszt, a student, and Ludwig, King of Bavaria before she was reduced by scandal, poverty and ill fortune to her present life as a circus performer
The shoes of the fisherman ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear 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
Voyage of the damned the true story of survival ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Decision before dawn ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1939, 937 Jewish Germans were offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba. They departed Hamburg in high spirits, looking forward to their new life. However, after being denied access to Cuba, will the refugees find a new home or be forced to head back to Europe? Based on a true story
Stanley Kramer film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ship of fools by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1933, a motley crew of passengers embarks on a fateful, transatlantic sea voyage to Germany. 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 Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Novelle by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Büchner ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jules and Jim ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men remain friends for twenty years while sharing their love for the same woman, who is incapable of remaining faithful to either one
Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke. Frühe Gedichte. Christus-Visionen by Rainer Maria Rilke ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oskar Werner spricht Rainer Maria Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life and loves of Mozart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the composer's life at the time of The magic flute. Features music of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, dancers of the Vienna Philharmonic, and the chorus of the State Opera
4 movie collection Bobby Deerfield ; Baby, the rain must fall ; The chase ; Ship of fools ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baby, the rain must fall: A man is released from prison, but reuniting with his family is difficult due to his violent temper
Oskar Werner Spricht by Heinrich Heine ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interlude ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stefan Zelter is a tempermental and arrogant conductor whose wife and childrens seem to be an afterthought in his turbulent life. When a young journalist approaches him for an interview, she draws more out of him than he expects and they begin a tentative affair. As their relationship matures, she becomes disenchanted as Stefan's career and family place increasing pressures on their time together
 
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Alternative Names
Bechliessmayer, Oskar Josef, 1922-1984
Bschliessmayer, Josef 1922-1984
Bschliessmayer, Joseph, 1922-1984
Bschliessmayr, Oskar Josef, 1922-1984
Werner, Oscar, 1922-1984
Werner, Oskar, 1922-1984
Languages
French (150)
English (142)
German (89)
Spanish (34)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
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