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Dassin, Jules 1911-2008

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The naked city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

50 editions published between 998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Then a burglar is found dead who once had an elusive partner named Willie
Night and the city( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Du rififi chez les hommes = Rififi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in French and English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Brute force by Jules Dassin( Visual )

40 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Collins, along with his fellow inmates, live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins's dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains"--Container
Topkapi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble brews beneath the exotically curved towers of Istanbul when the equally exotic and equally curved Elizabeth Lipp recruits her former lover in a scheme to heist the pride of the city's Topkapi museum: a jewel-encrusted dagger. But the job soon turns into a high-tension, high-wire performance when the bumbling fall guy and other amateurs they've hired as help find they'll have to lift their prize while dangling from the museum's vaulted ceiling
Never on Sunday by Jules Dassin( Visual )

34 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pygmalion-like story of a Greek prostitute and the American who decides to educate her in the hope that she will abandon her streetwalking
Thieves' highway( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
The Canterville ghost( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and German and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 300 years the ghost of Simon de Canterville, entombed alive by his father for cowardice, has been roaming his castle in search of a kinsman to free him by performing a brave deed. In 1943, from a troop of American soldiers billeted in the castle, comes new hope: Sir Simon's long lost nephew
Rififi( Visual )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2018 in French and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful jewel robbery leads to a gang war
La loi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illicit passions pervade a small Italian seaside village, where men gather nightly in the local tavern for the "game of the law." Marietta, a beautiful young servant woman, is lusted after by many of these men, but only has eyes for a handsome young engineer. Unfortunately, he is broke so Marietta decides to steal a dowry. In so doing she exposes the town's rampant corruption and faces the wrath of the players of "The Law."
Reunion in France( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Frenchwoman in Nazi-occupied Paris hides a downed American flyer and attempts to get him safely out of the country
Phaedra by Euripides( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young wife of a Greek shipping tycoon has a love affair with her stepson
Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

67 editions published between 1954 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Uptight( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated remake of John Ford's 1935 film, The Informer. Dublin becomes the Cleveland ghetto and the Irish Republicans are replaced by black revolutionary fighters. Days after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Tank Williams is an unemployed and itinerant steelworker who turns over his militant friend Johnny to the police for the $1,000 reward, resulting in an underground all-points bulletin to exact vengeance on the squealer
Du rififi chez les hommes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Night and the city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

31 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Fabian, a London hustler and con man, dreams of scamming his way into the big time. When he plunges into the wrestling world as a promoter, Harry thinks he has found his ticket to the top, but learns he must scheme his way around the ruthless sports lord of London's underworld
A dream of passion( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A woman who, Medea-like, has killed her children is drawn into an eccentric relationship with an actress playing Medea on the stage."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
10:30 p.m. summer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After witnessing her husband's infidelity, a woman sets off on a dangerous course of action
Du rififi chez les hommes by Jules Dassin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Night and the city( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
 
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Dassin, Jules, 1911-

Dassin, Julius

Dassin, Julius 1911-2008

Dassin, Julius Samuel

Iulius Dassin

Jules Dassin Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jules Dassin amerykański reżyser filmowy

Jules Dassin film director

Jules Dassin pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Jules Dassin réalisateur américain

Jules Dassin regista statunitense

Jules Dassin US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Vita, Perlo

Ζυλ Ντασέν αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης

Дассен, Жюль

Жул Дасен

Жуль Дассен

Ժուլ Դասեն

ז'ול דאסן

جول داسين

ژول داسن بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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다신, 줄스 1911-2008

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朱爾斯·達辛

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