WorldCat Identities

Day, Josette 1914-1972

Overview
Works: 26 works in 214 publications in 6 languages and 2,841 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Musical films  Opera films  Historical films  Filmed operas  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Josette Day
Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

58 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
La belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

33 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in French and English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic fairy tale about the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him is brought to the screen using magical visual effects. The costumes and lighting take their inspiration from Dutch painting, particularly the work of Vermeer
Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in French and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Cocteau's sublime adaptation of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's fairy-tale masterpiece, in which the pure love of a beautiful girl melts the heart of a feral but gentle beast, is a landmark of motion picture fantasy, with unforgettably romantic performances by Jean Marais and Josette Day. The spectacular visions of enchantment, desire, and death in Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et la Bête) have become timeless icons of cinematic wonder
Les Parents terribles by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2018 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of incestuous and emotional rivalries that destroy a family when the son announces his love for the mistress of his philandering father
La Belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

23 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The luminous French version of the Beauty and the Beast fable, in which nothing is quite as it seems, ugliness masks integrity and handsome faces conceal treachery
La fille du puisatier by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patricia (Day), the welldigger's daughter, finds herself pregnant as her lover, Jacques (Grey), goes off to war. Both sets of parents begin to feud because of the scandal and Pascal Amoretti (Raimu), Patricia's father, throws her out of the house to protect the innocence of his younger daughters. When Jacques is reported dead, the families declare peace. Jacques returns alive and everyone is delighted
Beauty and the beast = La Belle et la bête( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
La belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Conte poétique. Surpris par l'orage, un marchand se réfugie dans un château solitaire. Au matin, il cueille une rose dans le jardin et est surpris par la Bête, propriétaire des lieux. Sous menace de mort, le marchand est contraint d'emmener au château une de ses filles. La plus jeune, Belle, se dévoue pour sauver son père. La Bête traite la jeune fille en princesse et lui révèle ses secrets. Belle en vient peu à peu à aimer la Bête et libère ainsi d'un sortilège un beau prince qui reprend forme humaine grâce à un baiser. [(c) Médiafilm] [SDM]
Beauty and the beast( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true love of a beautiful woman restores a beast to the handsome young prince he was, before a spell was cast on him
La fille du puisatier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in Undetermined and French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patricia, the welldigger's daughter, finds herself pregnant as her lover, Jacques, goes off to war. Both sets of parents begin to feud because of the scandal and Patricia's father throws her out of the house to protect the innocence of his younger daughters. When Jacques is reported dead, the families declare peace. Jacques returns alive and everyone is delighted
Allo Berlin? Ici Paris!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a telephone switchboard in Paris, a young French woman, Lily, communicates with Erich, a German, who works at the same kind of switchboard in Berlin. They try to get together but, following a misunderstanding, they find each other (each at his/her end) in the company of someone else. Max pursues Lily diligently, and Annette tries to persuade Erich to sleep with her. After various adventures, Lily and Erich finally get together in Berlin
Club de femmes = Girl's club by Jacques Deval( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Club de femmes est un refuge-foyer pour jeunes filles qui y sont à l'abri des tentations et des dangers. Parmi le va-et-vient anonyme des pensionnaires, quelques faits prennent du relief : les expériences malheureuses de Greta, Alice et Hélène, la fraîche aventure sentimentale de Claire, et bien d'autres aventures amoureuses... (source : ADAV)
Le Barbier de Séville by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rossini's opera chronicles the romantic inclinations of Count Almavira
La belle et la bête = Beauty and the beast( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic children's fairy tale transformed into a magical, mysterious adult romance
Swiss Tour( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American soldiers stationed in Europe in the aftermath of WWII are on leave in Switzerland. Among them is marine Stanley Robin (Cornel Wilde) who loses his heart to a watch seller Suzanne (Josette Day). In the glamorous nightlife of Zermatt, however, seductive Yvonne (Simone Signoret) puts their young love to the test. But Stanley, a lovelorn soldier, moves heaven and earth to win back Suzanne by entering a ski race at the foot of the Matterhorn. There is little time left to consummate the delicate bonds of transnational love
La fille du puisatier = The well-digger's daughter by Daniel Auteuil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural well-digger Pascal has a pretty 18-year-old daughter Patricia who grew up in Paris; he dreams of her marrying his middle-aged partner Felipe. But she meets young Jacques Mazel from the village; one thing leads to another, and when both Jacques and Felipe go off to war, she's carrying Jacques' child. Faced with estrangement from her father, denial by Jacques' family, and the news that Jacques himself is missing in action, will Patricia agree to marry Felipe? -- Container
Bijo to yaju by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

3 editions published between 1946 and 1995 in French and Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty and the beast = : La belle et la bete( Visual )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1998 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
La belle et la bête by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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