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Furneaux, Yvonne 1928-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 181 publications in 6 languages and 3,606 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Yvonne Furneaux
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2005 in Italian and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcello Rubini, a frustrated 'serious' writer, does tabloid journalism to make ends meet. He spends every evening in Via Veneto awaiting the next scandal, party invitation, or sexual proposition. From an enigmatic woman named Maddalena, to wealthy intellectual Steiner's penthouse, to a famous actress named Sylvia, Marcello finds himself caught up in the carnival spectacle of nightlife and its fleeting happiness. The empty evenings seem to weave together, a decadent rhythm punctuated only by the regret of the following morning. Marcello is consumed by self-doubt and unable to enjoy the success he has, and so stumbles on, dreaming of attaining the elusive sweet life
Repulsion by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol is a fragile, frigid young Belgian beauty cracking up over the course of a terrifying weekend. Left alone by her vacationing sister in their London flat, she finds herself haunted by specters, real and imagined, as her insanity grows to a violent pitch
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tabloid reporter sees his life in shallow Rome society as worthless, but he can't change
The mummy by Terence Fisher ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three British archaeologists discover the grave of an important Egyptian female priest who has died about four millenia ago. But when they open it a bad curse falls on them for having woken up the mighty guard of the grave who was buried with the priest
Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Rosette, a girl from a wealthy family, who attempts suicide. From the attempted suicide, she goes on to meet a group of women who she will become friends with--Clelia, Nene, and Navy. The film shows how various experiences in their lives bring about changes in their relationship. It describes the life experiences these friends have, from a suicide to the finding of a new love to a separation to a marriage
The Master of Ballantrae ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story and adventures of a heroic Highlander who turns pirate
The mummy by Boris Karloff ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British archaeologist John Banning unearthed the tomb of Princess Ananka and inside is Kharis, the mummified priest sworn to protect the princess' tomb. Kharis stalks over the hills and through the bogs of Victorian England to track down the desecrators
The Dr. Mabuse collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The invisible Dr. Mabuse: A beautiful dancer is terrorized by an invisible man. FBI agent Joe Como is out to get the killer of a fellow agent. At the heart of the mystery is "Operation X," an invention that could give almost unlimited power to whoever possesses it
The Dr. Mabuse collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The return of Dr. Mabuse: A series of crimes and killings sets Inspector Lohmann and FBI agent Joe Como on a trail of danger as they attempt to foil the plans of the diabolical Dr. Mabuse, a man believed to be long dead
Lion of Thebes and the trojan horse ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lion of Thebes: after escaping from Troy and surviving a shipwreck off the coast of Africa, Helen and Arion make their way to Thebes where they are unjustly accused of murdering Pharaoh Ramses and must help Menophis gain his rightful place on the throne. Trojan horse: in the tenth year of the Trojan war, Aeneas and Paris succeed the slain Hector as commanders of the Trojan Army
Le comte de Monte-Cristo by Robert Vernay ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described by a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
Die Todesstrahlen des Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1964 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil Dr. Mabuse develops a death ray with which he threatens the world
La Dolce vita The sweet life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This controversial and award-winning film tells of the decadent life on Rome's Via Veneto through the eyes of a cynical journalist
Return to Troy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lion of Thebes: Helen of Troy is kidnapped and her loyal guard must return her to her throne across a desert filled with rogues and killers. Fury of Achilles: Achilles leads the Greeks into battle against the Trojans
The beggar's opera by Arthur Bliss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballad opera set among London's criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journalist ventures into the decadent society of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him totally disillusioned
La Dolce vita A doce vida ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcello is a sensation journalist living in Rome with secret literary ambitions. He meets various celebrities and other interesting characters but ultimately remains unchanged
La dolce vita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journalislt ventures into the decadence of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him disillusioned
Le Amiche mmes entre elles by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Clelia, jeune femme indépendante et chaleureuse, quitte Rome pour diriger une maison de couture à Turin. À peine arrivée, elle sauve la jeune Rosetta du suicide et se lie aux amies de celle-ci, issues de la bourgeoisie turinoise. Clelia va alors être le témoin des relations ambiguës entre ces femmes, teintées de malveillance envers la fragile Rosetta qui, pour sa part, est folle amoureuse du mari de son amie Nene. Le cynisme et les mesquineries provinciales vont considérablement boulverser Clelia qui se retrouvera confrontée à l'irréparable..." (Source : jaquette)
The death ray mirror of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this last film of the Dr. Mabuse series a mysterious international organization of criminals works to gain access to an invention that will help them take over the world
 
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Fourneaux Yvonne 1928-....
Scarcherd, Elisabeth Yvonne 1928-
Scatcherd, Élisabeth Yvonne 1928-
Languages
English (51)
Italian (50)
German (10)
French (4)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (1)
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