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Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Overview
Works: 146 works in 677 publications in 8 languages and 8,812 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Spy films  Fiction  History  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Translator, Creator, Editor, Other, Costume designer, Narrator, Honoree, Dedicatee, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Oskar Werner
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

99 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,653 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 Carré( Visual )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,578 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 )

105 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,310 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 )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in French and English and held by 715 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 )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 667 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 )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 534 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 369 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 324 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 François Truffaut( Visual )

37 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 247 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 213 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 )

34 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship of fools( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 122 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 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonce & Lena by Georg Büchner( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonce, Prinz aus dem Reich Popo, bricht aus der sozialen Ungerechtigkeit im Land seines Vaters und aus dem Müßiggang seines Lebens aus. Er wandert, zusammen mit dem Gleichgesinnten Valerio, über die Landesgrenzen, um sich vor seiner geplanten Hochzeit mit der ihm unbekannten Lena zu drücken. Aber auch Lena will eher sterben als standesgemäß heiraten. Beide treffen sich, ohne einander zu erkennen, und verlieben sich ineinander. Die legendäre Aufnahme des SWR in der Regie von Gert Westphal beeindruckt durch ihr herausragendes Sprecherensemble um Oskar Werner und Werner Krauß und die einzigartige Musik von Peter Zwetkoff
Tragödien by Aeschylus( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in German and Greek, Ancient and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Büchner( Recording )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 37 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 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ship of fools: 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
Novelle by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Recording )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 34 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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Bechliessmayer, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayer, Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayer, Joseph 1922-1984

Bschließmayer, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayr, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

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Werner Oscar 1922-1984

Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Оскар Вернер

אוסקר ורנר

اسکار ورنر بازیگر اتریشی

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The shoes of the fisherman