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Balpetré, Antoine 1898-1963

Overview
Works: 50 works in 102 publications in 4 languages and 939 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Vampire films  Diary fiction  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Records and correspondence  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Director
Classifications: PQ2603.E5875, 843.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Antoine Balpetré
 
Most widely held works by Antoine Balpetré
Journal d'un curé de campagne by Robert Bresson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in French and German and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new priest arrives in the French country village of Ambricourt to attend to his first parish. The rural congregation rejects him immediately. Through his country diary entries, the suffering young man relays a crisis of faith that threatens to drive him away from the village and God
I vampiri = The vampires by Riccardo Freda( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film that started Mario Bava's horror movie career. Director of cinematography Bava took over the direction from Riccardo Freda on this pioneering Italian film, the first horror movie made in Italy since the early silent film days. "When the French police discover the blood-drained bodies of young women floating in the river Seine, journalist Pierre Lantin undertakes a personal investigation into the 'Vampire Murders.' His work is forever being interrupted by the unwanted advances of Gisele, the beautiful and wealthy niece of the Duchess du Grand, who, unknown to him, is in fact the vampire ringleader of a criminal underground of mad scientists and re-animated corpses devoted to keeping her young forever"--Container
The Red and the black by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1830's France, the ambitious son of a carpenter challenges the rigid social order of the time when he becomes a private tutor
Nous sommes tous des assassins by André Cayatte( Visual )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Formé par la résistance pour être une machine à tuer, René Le Guen continue d'assassiner pour son propre compte après la libération. Il est arrêté et condamné à la peine capitale. Commence alors une attente insoutenable en compagnie d'autres condamnés à mort." (Source : jaquette)
Victor Hugo by Victor Hugo( Recording )

in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le rouge et le noir. chronique de 1830( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dramatic story of Julien Sorel, the ambitious son of a carpenter, is set in 1830's France. In this first part, he arrives at the Rénal home in Verrières, where he is to tutor the mayor's two children. He seduces the mayor's wife, Louise and, when gossip about their affair becomes widespread and the mayor suspicious, leaves the Rénal home. He returns to the seminary at Besanc̜on to further his studies for the priesthood. The abbey, Pirard, arranges for him to go to Paris as private secretary to a wealthy and influential nobleman, the Marquis de la Mole. Sorel challenges the rigid social order of the time, which is protected by the army (red) and the church (black)
Black Sunday by Mario Bava( Visual )

2 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Satan/Black Sunday: "A beautiful witch is sentenced to death for her evil deeds by her own brother, condemned to die by having a metal mask hammered onto her face before being burnt at the stake. As she passes, she puts a terrible curse on all her future descendants as the spikes of the death mask pierce her flesh...But when two unwitting travellers discover her final resting place and worse, drip blood on her resting corpse, they unleash her once again in all her stunningly beautiful, terrifying glory..."--Container
Le dossier noir by André Cayatte( Visual )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jeune juge d'instruction, arrive dans une petite ville de province pour remplacer son prédécesseur qui vient de mourir. Une plainte ayant été déposée par un éleveur de chiens qui a vu ses
Le visiteur by Jean Dréville( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'orphelinat, on ne tarit d'éloges sur l'ancien pensionnaire, devenu bienfaiteur de l'établissement. Mais, une nuit, ce dernier débarque ... traqué par la police
Avant le déluge by André Cayatte( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to relate to their parents and frightened by the bleak future they see in postwar Europe, a girl and four boys want to escape on a boat to an island in the sun. But their disposable funds are low and they get involved with robbery and murder, which leads to their standing trial
Justice est faite by André Cayatte( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Marshal summons the jury and an insight is given into the background of the seven jurors who are to decide on the guilt of the accused, a sick man's mistress on trail for his mercy killing. The trial appears to be not presented to prove her innocence or guilt, but rather to let the court (film) philosophize on the moral acceptability of euthanasia"--Internet movie database summary by Les Adams, as viewed October 13, 2005
Diary of a country priest a film by Robert Bresson based on the novel by Georges Bernanos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédies chez Molière by Antoine Balpetré( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal d'un curé de campagne by Georges Bernanos( Book )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic Catholic novel, Bernanos movingly recounts the life of a young French country priest who grows to understand his provincial parish while learning spiritual humility himself. Awarded the Grand Prix for Literature by the Academie Francaise, The Diary of a Country Priest was adapted into an acclaimed film by Robert Bresson. "A book of the utmost sensitiveness and compassion...it is a work of deep, subtle and singularly encompassing art." -- New York Times Book Review (front page)
Iphigénie by Jean Racine( Recording )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Racine's play in which, prior to the departure of the Greek fleet for Troy, the oracle declares that the prevailing contrary winds would not change unless Iphegénie, Agamemnon's daughter, were sacrificed. Agamemnon cannot deny the gods' will, but Iphegénie is spared when the oracle declares that it is really Eriphile, the captive girl, whose immolation the gods require
Rififi chez Molière by Antoine Balpetré( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diario de un cura rural = Journal d'un curé de campagne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven sacerdote llega a una pequeña localidad del norte de Francia, donde se hace cargo de su primera parroquia. A pesar de que desarrolla sus labores sacerdotales con diligencia y humildad, es ignorado e incluso rechazado por sus feligreses. Convencido de que ha fracasado como pastor de almas, sufre una profunda crisis de fe. En tales circunstancias, tendrá que afrontar, además, una grave enfermedad
Lady Paname by Henri Jeanson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans le Paris des années 1920, Caprice, une jeune chanteuse, vit une ascension aussi rapide qu'imprévue. Elle se débat entre ses sentiments confus pour un jeune compositeur et l'indignation de la censure. Bagnolet, un photographe anarchiste, surveille avec bienveillance les aventures de la jeune femme, devenue Lady Paname" [Résumé de la jaquette pour le film Lady Paname]
Diary of a country priest( )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Misanthrope by Molière( )

1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Antoine Balpêtré acteur français

Antoine Balpêtré actor francés

Antoine Balpêtré Frans acteur (1898-1963)

Antoine Balpêtré fransk skådespelare

Antoine Balpêtré fransk skodespelar

Antoine Balpêtré fransk skuespiller

Antoine Balpêtré French actor

Antoine Balpêtré ranskalainen näyttelijä

Balpêtré 1898-1963

Антуан Бальпетре французький актор

アントワーヌ・バルペトレ

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