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Werner, Oskar 1922-1984

Works: 156 works in 842 publications in 7 languages and 11,304 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  New wave films  Science fiction films  Spy films  Romance films  War films  History  Dystopian films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Translator, Creator, Editor, Other, Author, Costume designer, Contributor, Dedicatee, Honoree, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Oskar Werner
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

142 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,152 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 )

194 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,739 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
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( Visual )

52 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,618 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 )

30 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 )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 532 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
Ship of fools by Tony Allard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 456 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 by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 379 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 )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 245 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
The art of Irmgard Seefried. Spanisches Liederbuch ; Mörike Lieder( )

in German and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Kramer film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collections contains the movies, Guess who's coming to dinner, Member of the wedding, Ship of fools, Wild one, 5,000 fingers of Dr. T
Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Büchner( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Büchners hoch politisches Lustspiel um die Königskinder Leonce und Lena in einer einzigartigen Inszenierung von Gert Westphal. Mit Oskar Werner und Gertrud Kückelmann in den Hauptrollen und der Komposition von Peter Zwetkoff
Aeschylus. by Aeschylus( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the seven extant plays of Aeschylus
Leonce and Lena : a comedy by Georg Büchner( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 71 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
Novelle by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Recording )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 57 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 44 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
Leonce & Lena Hörspiel by Georg Büchner( Recording )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragödien und Fragmente by Aeschylus( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in German and Greek, Ancient and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jules y Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis: dos artistas, el austriaco Jules y el francés Jim, están enamorados de la misma mujer, Catherine, desde hace 20 años. La amistad entre ambos artistas se inicia en Montparnasse en 1907. Más tarde, durante un viaje a Viena, conocerán a Catherine y será Jules quién se enamore primero de ella, para terminar casándose y teniendo juntos una niña. Finalizada la guerra, Jim vuelve a saludar a sus amigos
Interlude( Visual )

2 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stefan Zelter is a tempermental and arrogant conductor whose wife and childrens eem 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
Oskar Werner spricht Rainer Maria Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke( Recording )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fahrenheit 451
Alternative Names
Bschliessmayer, Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayer, Joseph, 1922-1984

Bschließmayer, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

Bschliessmayr, Oskar Josef 1922-1984

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The shoes of the fisherman