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Orly Films

Overview
Works: 43 works in 154 publications in 6 languages and 2,960 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  History  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1995.9.F67, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Orly Films
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in French and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Deneuve stars in this Oscar-winning (Best Foreign Language Film, 1992) tale of passion and revolution in colonial Vietnam. Deneuve stars as Eliane Devries, the seemingly repressed owner of a prosperous rubber plantation in French Indochina. Her steely exterior, however, is only a mask intended to hide her torrid love affairs from upper-class society. But when her adopted Indochinese daughter innocently falls in love with Eliane's secret lover, the scandalous lovers' triangle threatens to destroy their entire family. A sensual story of unbridled passion set against the violence of the bloody Communist uprising, Indochine is a historically accurate, emotionally wrenching epic of love and war
Zui hao de shi guang = Three times by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three love stories set in three different times in which two actors play the two main characters in each story. A time for love: set in 1966 southern Taiwan, on a one-day release from army camp, young Chen travels from south to north and back in search of May, who used to work at his favoriate pool hall. A time for freedom: set in 1911 Taiwan under Japanese occupation, a scholar regularly visits a courtesan. Two persons of contradictory backgrounds associate through a romantic encounter. A time for youth: set in 2005 Taiwan today, Jing who was born prematurely, with a hole in her heart, also has epilepsy, and is losing sight in her right eye. She's a singer- songwriter. Despite her having a female lover, she is involved with Zhen
Un cœur en hiver = A heart in winter by Claude Sautet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camile, a concert violinist, becomes intrigued by her lover's business partner, Stephane, an aloof repairer of fine musical instruments
Qianxi manbo = Millennium mambo by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working as a hostess in a trendy bar, a young beauty finds herself mercilessly torn betwen two men: Hao-hao, her neurotic and jealous live-in boyfriend, and Jack, the mysterious and enterpirsing gangster who may be her undoing. Chronicles the fleeting, finite blooming of a young woman
L'accompagnatrice = The accompanist by Claude Miller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An awkward young pianist sacrifices her own chance at happiness by living in the dark shadow cast by a collaborator and his unfaithful wife in Nazi-occupied Paris
Fast food, fast women by Amos Kollek( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 35th birthday, Bella, an overworked waitress, is set up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of two. One of Bella's regulars, a long time widow, responds to an ad and meets Emily. Soon, however, a random encounter changes Bella's life in a way she could never have imagined
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ol era escritor. Creia escribir sobre el futuro, pero en realidad era el pasado. En su novela, un misterioso tren salia de cuando en cuando con direccion al aǫ 2046. Todos los que subIan a el lo hacIan con el mismo proposito: recobrar los recuerdos perdidos. Se decia que en 2046 nada cambiaba. Nadie sabia a ciencia cierta si eso era verdad, porque ninguno de los que viajaron regreso jamas. Con una excepcion. ol estuvo allI. Se marcho voluntariamente. Queria cambiar".--filmAFFINITY
New world( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick, who worships all things American, comes of age in a small village near a U.S. military base. Patrick is living a pleasant French life surround by a happy family and a lovely girlfriend. One day, by accident, he meets an American soldier who will change his life forever. The soldier introduces Patrick to American music, fun, freedom and women. Patrick decides to follow his dream of becoming a drummer and falls in love with an American girl. Patrick is heartbroken when his if faced with the reality that there is a price to pay for living the American way
La Petite voleuse = The little thief by Claude Miller( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1950, Jeanine Castang a 16 ans et vit avec son oncle et sa tante dans une petite ville du centre de la France. Après avoir été arrêtée pour vol par les gendarmes, elle quitte sa famille et s'engage comme bonne dans un quartier chic. Avide de rejoindre le monde des adultes, elle perd sa virginité et devient la maîtresse d'un professeur quadragénaire complètement subjugué par sa fraîcheur. Peu de temps après, Jeanine rencontre Raoul, un kleptomane comme elle. Les deux jeunes gens vont faire une escapade ensemble
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an army officer who, after being taken for dead, finds it impossible to reclaim his identity. Returning from the Napoleonic wars, Chabert seeks to recoup his social position and fortune from a wife who refuses to recognize his existence, has remarried, and is using up his money
Too beautiful for you by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard est un homme comblé. Il est riche, a deux beaux enfants et, surtout, il est marié à Florence, une femme irréprochable, d'une beauté parfaite. Comment comprendre alors, qu'il es sente irrésistiblement attiré par sa nouvelle secrétaire, Colette, une fille "sympa" mais des plus ordinaires. Une folle liaison débutera pourtant entre eux, au risque de tout perdre
Les fugitifs by Francis Veber( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bank robber (Depardieu) is released from prison, only to find himself caught in another robbery situation as he is trying to open an account at a bank
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliane, a rubber plantation owner in French Indochina, hides her torrid love affairs with upper-class society. But when her adopted Indochinese daughter innocently falls in love with Eliane's secret lover, the scandal may destroy their family
Le ciel, les oiseaux et - ta mère! by Djamel Bensalah( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youssef, Christophe, Stéphane et Mike sont quatre copains de Saint-Denis. Aujourdhui : direction Biarritz pour 3 semaines de vacances. Cest la première fois quils quittent leur cité et ils nont quune idée en tête : plage, drague et fiestas! Effectivement, les vacances tournent vite au délire
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare book dealer is hired to locate the remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
Le plus beau métier du monde by Gérard Lauzier( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"À la suite de son divorce avec Hélène, Laurent, prof de province, demande un poste en banlieu parisienne : le seul disponible est dans un collège dit "sensible". le proviseur et son conseiller d'orientation lui attribuent la 4eTechno, la classe réputée la plus difficile. D'emblée, Laurent va se heurter à Aziz, le caïd du collège et son frère Hamed qui dirige une bande. Radia, une charmante professeur, lui vient alors en aide dans ce véritable parcours du combattant!!!"--verso du conteneur
Xiao cheng zhi chun by Zhuangzhuang Tian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic drama set in a bomb-scarred Chinese town in the aftermath of World War II, the film tells the story of the passionless marriage of the ailing Liyan and his beautiful wife Yuwen. Their lives are disturbed by the arrival of Liyan's old school friend, Zhichen, a cultivated doctor from Shanghai, who was the teenage love of Yuwen
La vérité si je mens by Thomas Gilou( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie est un homme sans travail, sans famille et un jour, à la suite d'une bagarre, il voit sa vie basculer. Un entrepreneur prospère du quartier intervient, chasse ses agresseurs et le prenant pour un juif, décide de l'embaucher. Eddie laisse le quiproquo sur ses origines s'installer, découvre un milieu chaleureux et tombe amoureux de la fille de son patron
À gauche en sortant de l'ascenseur( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yan, un peintre à la mode, est amoureux de Florence, une femme fort séduisante, mais mariée. Dans l'atelier voisin vit un couple aux relations tumultueuses: Boris, également peintre mais sans succès, et sa femme Eva. L'histoire commence un matin où Yan attend nerveusement Florence tandis qu'en face Boris, trop pressé de partir pour un rendez-vous d'affaires important, oubli son dossier de presse chez lui. Eva se précipite sur le palier pour le lui apporter. Un courant d'air, la porte claque ... première d'une série qui donne à cette histoire trépidante des allures de comédie de boulevard
La neuvième porte by Roman Polanski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis : Dean Corso est un chercheur de livres rares pour collectionneurs fortunes. Sa reputation lui vaut d'etre engage par un eminent bibliophile, feru de demonologie, Boris Balkan, qui lui demande de traquer les deux derniers exemplaires du legendaire manuel d'invocation satanique, "les Neuf Portes du royaume des ombres". Corso releve le defi. De New York a Tolede, de Paris a Cintra, il s'enfonce dans un labyrinthe seme de pieges et de tentations. Il va peu a peu decrypter les enigmes du livre maudit et decouvrir le veritable enjeu de sa mission
 
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