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Brasseur, Pierre 1905-1972

Overview
Works: 332 works in 1,021 publications in 5 languages and 6,633 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Horror films  Mad scientist films  Romance films  Crime films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Singer, Scenarist, Costume designer, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Pierre Brasseur
 
Most widely held works by Pierre Brasseur
Les enfants du paradis( Visual )

19 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the glittering theatre world of 19th century Paris, the story revolves around the beautiful and free-spirited courtesan, Garance, and the four men who compete for her affections; a mime-artist, an actor, an aristocrat and a criminal
Le roi de coeur = King of hearts by Philippe de Broca( Visual )

31 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the French countryside during WWI, a Scottish soldier is sent to a village on a suicide mission to dismantle German explosives. The local mental patient are the only residents and they welcome the soldier and crown him their King of Hearts
Les yeux sans visage = Eyes without a face( Visual )

28 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in French and English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
Le quai des brumes = Port of shadows( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in French and English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deserter from the French military drifts into a small town, where he falls for a troubled young woman
Les Enfants du paradis = Children of paradise( Visual )

24 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in French and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic story set against a backdrop of the popular theater and the underworld of mid-19th century Paris, with Arletty starring as a beautiful and sophisticated actress loved by four men
Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
Lumiere d'été by Jean Grémillon( Visual )

14 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shimmering glass hotel at the top of a remote Provencal mountain provides the setting for a tragicomic tapestry about an obsessive love pentangle, whose principals range from an artist to a hotel manager to a dam worker
La loi( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in French and held by 143 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."
Le quai des brumes = Port of shadows by Marcel Carné( Visual )

23 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in French and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deserter encounters a poor girl in a harbour. They fall in love, but he kills his girl-friend's tutor who wanted to rape her. At last he's killed himself by a hooligan and the ship he wanted to go aboard to escape goes away without him. In French with English subtitles
La chamade = Heartbeat by Alain Cavalier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young woman who is a wealthy man's mistress and a poor man's lover
La vie de chateau by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is an idyllic summer in Normandy just before the D-Day landings. In a ramshackle chateau live a vindictive old woman with her worldweary son and his ravishing but bored young wife. A Free French officer and a local Nazi both fall in love with her and an intriguing and hilarious rivalry for her affections ensues between the three men
Jean Grémillon during the occupation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though little known outside of France, Jean Grémillon was a consummate filmmaker from his country's golden age. This set showcases three of his richest films, which were made during the German occupation of France. These character-driven dramas are humane, entertaining, and technically brilliant, and prove Grémillon to be one of cinema's true hidden masters
Les yeux sans visage by Georges Franju( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in French and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor, guilty because he has disfigured his daughter in a car accident, tries to restore her beauty by kidnapping runaway girls, peeling off their faces and trying to graft them onto his daughter's ruined features
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )

28 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the popular theatre and underworld of 19th century Paris, the story intertwines the fates of four men who all love one woman: the beautiful and sophisticated actress Garance, whose emancipated and independent spirit belies the time in which she lives
Goto, l'île d'amour by Walerian Borowczyk( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in French and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surreal fairy tale that takes place on the island of Goto, where a prisoner saved from execution desires the ruler's wife and his throne
Les yeux sans visage = Eyes without a face( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le sang des bêtes = Blood of the beasts : "This 1949 documentary by Franju depicts the brutal reality of Paris' abattoirs (slaughterhouses) in a disarmingly beautiful visual style. The film is presented with its original French soundtrack (with optional English subtitles) and an optional English-language soundtrack."--Disc menu
Pleins feux sur l'assassin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly aristocrat vanishes without a trace and his heirs are told they must wait for five years before they can inherit his money; to pay for the upkeep of the vast estate, they organize a Son et Lumière show as they also search for the missing corpse, as tragic accidents begin to occur all too frequently
Bell' Antonio by Mauro Bolognini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio Magnano, après un séjour de trois ans à Rome, revient dans son village natal de Catane où il épouse Barbara, la fille d'un riche notaire. Un ans plus tard, le père de Barbara demande l'annulation du mariage, déshonorant ainsi la famille Magnano. En effet, l'union entre Antonio et son épouse n'aurait pas été consommée
Ma vie en vrac by Pierre Brasseur( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of paradise by Jacques Prévert( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in German and French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vert. uit: Avant-scène du cinéma 1967. - Ook aanwezig: 2e dr.: 1981. - Met cred
 
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Alternative Names
Braseur, Pierre

Brasseur, Pierre

Espinasse Pierre

Espinasse Pierre 1905-1972

Espinasse Pierre-Albert

Espinasse, Pierre-Albert 1905-1972

Pierre Brasseur 1905-1972 French actor

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Pierre Brasseur Frans acteur

Pierre Brasseur franséische Schauspiller (1905-1972)

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Pierre Brasseur französischer Schauspieler (1905-1972)

Брассёр Пьер

Пьер Брассёр

П'єр Брассер Французький актор

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Պիեռ Բրասյոր ֆրանսիացի դերասան

بيير براسور

پیر براسور بازیگر فرانسوی

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