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Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Overview
Works: 161 works in 740 publications in 8 languages and 10,666 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  New wave films  Spy films  Romance films  Science fiction films  War films  Fiction  History  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Translator, Editor, Creator, Other, Costume designer, Author, Narrator, Honoree, Dedicatee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Oskar Werner
Fahrenheit 451 by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

111 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,098 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 Franois Truffaut( Visual )

103 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before World War I, in Paris, a girl alternates between a French & a German student, and after the war they meet again to form a constantly shifting triangle
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carr( Visual )

41 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burnt-out British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in French and English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered Truffaut's greatest film, this is a story of friendship between two artists and their mutual love for the same woman
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls( Visual )

29 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a young woman who was a showgirl, had affairs with kings, became a courtesan, and traveled the world trying to fit in. Charts the course of Montès's scandalous past through the invocations of the bombastic ringmaster of the American circus where she has ended up performing
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 541 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
Voyage of the damned the true story of survival by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 364 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
Katherine Anne Porter's Ship of fools( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 321 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 et Jim Jules and Jim by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

44 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 280 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
Decision before dawn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 219 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
Tragödien und Fragmente by Aeschylus( Book )

37 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship of fools( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 125 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 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragödien by Aeschylus( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in German and Greek, Ancient and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Bchner( Recording )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelle by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Recording )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages 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 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chase: The moral foundation of a small Texas town is torn apart in this explosive drama about power and greed
Die Weise von Liebe and Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke( Recording )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Werner spricht Rainer Maria Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke( Recording )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interlude( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 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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Fahrenheit 451
Alternative Names
Bechliessmayer, Oskar Josef, 1922-1984

Bschliessmayer, Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayer, Joseph, 1922-1984

Bschliemayer, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayr, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

Oskar Verner

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Oskar Werner austerriksk skodespelar

Oskar Werner Oostenrijks acteur

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Werner Oscar 1922-1984

Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Оскар Вернер

אוסקר ורנר

اسکار ورنر بازیگر اتریشی

オスカー・ウェルナー

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