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Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Overview
Works: 115 works in 539 publications in 7 languages and 8,254 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, Honoree, Editor, Narrator, Contributor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Oskar Werner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Oskar Werner
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut ( Visual )
127 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of friendship between two artists and their mutual love for the same woman. Considered Truffaut's greatest film
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A burnt-out British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut ( Visual )
99 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,261 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
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 672 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 )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 523 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. 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 330 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
Jules and Jim by François Truffaut ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before World War I in Paris, a girl alternates between a French student, Jim, and a German student, Jules. After the war, they meet again and form a constantly shifting triangle
Voyage of the damned the true story of survival ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 214 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 205 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 )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 150 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
Ship of fools ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 95 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
Stanley Kramer film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novelle by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Büchner ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bobby Deerfield: Bobby Deerfield is a world-renowned race car driver. When a colleague is killed in an explosive crash, Bobby's world is thrown into chaos, complicated by a beautiful woman who steals his heart
Tragödien und Fragmente by Aeschylus ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in German and Greek, Ancient 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 16 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
Interlude ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 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
Tragödien by Aeschylus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential art house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loves of a blonde: Story of a young woman who like her friends is very concerned with men and love. A reserve army group comes into town and she falls in love with a pianist, who after swearing eternal love leaves for his home
 
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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
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