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Ronet, Maurice 1927-1983

Overview
Works: 282 works in 860 publications in 6 languages and 5,112 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  New wave films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Opera films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Restager , Scenarist, Adapter, Director, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maurice Ronet
Plein soleil = Purple noon by René Clément( Visual )

52 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Ripley is employed by wealthy Mr. Greenleaf to bring back his playboy son Philippe, but instead they become firm friends and enjoy a luxurious life in the company of Philippe's fiancee Marge and her friend Freddie. When Mr. Greenleaf decides the mission has failed and cuts off Tom's funds he takes drastic action to maintain his new-found life of luxury
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud = Elevator to the gallows by Louis Malle( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in French and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julien is a former paratrooper, who now works for millionaire arms dealer Simon Carala. He is in love with Florence, Carala's wife. They plan to murder him and make it look like a suicide, but Julien forgets a rather important detail. Leaving the engine of his sports car running, he races up to the office to retrieve it, but fate intervenes, and Julien misses his rendezvous with Florence. She spends the night wandering the Parisian streets alone. Meanwhile brash teenager Louis and his girlfriend Veronique decide to "borrow" the car, which launches a disastrous stream of coincidence with sinister consequences
Le feu follet = The fire within by Louis Malle( Visual )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the ghosts of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe, this drama is a suspenseful account of the last forty-eight hours of a man marked by suicide. A self-absorbed alcoholic writer leaves a clinic determined to kill himself, but decides to discover if any of his friends can give him a reason to change his mind. The author, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, whose 1931 novel formed the basis of the film, killed himself in 1945 after having collaborated with the Nazis
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears
Casta diva : a romanticized biography of Bellini by Carmine Gallone( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film offers an account of Bellini from his days as a student at the Naples conservatory through the premiere of Norma."--Container
Purple noon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful thriller about a handsome, wealthy bachelor with a sexy girlfriend and all the finest things money can buy--and an envious friend who schemes to murder him and assume his identity
La balance by Bob Swaïm( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a police informant is gunned down, a determined vice cop must recruit a new stool pigeon--one that can finally take down the unassailable mob boss. The line between the cops and gangsters becomes blurred as Dédé, a charismatic pimp, is forced to 'rat out' his former boss and nemesis, the elusive Massina
Carve her name with pride by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story of Violette Szabo, a young British widow of a French officer, who braved death while working for the French Resistance in World War II
La ronde( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-knowing interlocutor guides us through a series of affairs in Vienna, 1900. A soldier meets an eager young lady of the evening. Later he has an affair with a young lady, who becomes a maid and does similarly with the young man of the house. The young man seduces a married woman. On and on, spinning on the gay carousel of life
How sweet it is!( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hendersons are sailing for Europe, and bound for a marital mix-up that has husband and wife hilariously entangled - and reconciled - in a bordello brouhaha
Lost command by Mark Robson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lieutenant Colonel Pierre Raspeguy leads his defeated and humiliated French army out of Indochina, he learns that he's been relieved of all command. A French Countess finagles a new position for him in Algeria and he persuades two wartime buddies to join him in shaping up a rag-tag unit. Raspeguy is forced to confront an Arab terrorist and launches a bloody battle against Segal's rebel forces
Beau pere by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her mother in a car accident, a fourteen-year old girl had to choose whether to live with her father or stepfather. She has no desire to live with her father but has a strong sexual desire to live with her stepfather
Brigitte Bardot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two weeks in September: A wife is torn between two lovers, her older husband and a much younger man
Nur die Sonne war Zeuge by Patricia Highsmith( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der junge, attraktive Amerikaner Tom Ripley liebt Luxus und Müßiggang. Das nötige Geld fehlt ihm ebenso wie jegliche moralische Hemmung. So schreckt er nicht vor Mord zurück, um auf diese Weise die Stelle eines reichen Schulfreundes einzunehmen, der es sich in Europa gutgehen lässt. Das Bankkonto des Toten öffnet Ripley, dem Meister der Verstellung, das Tor zum erträumten Paradies. Ist Ripley wirklich der perfekte Mord gelungen? (Quelle: www.prisma-online.de)
Who's got the black box? = La route de corinthe( Visual )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a NATO worker is mudered all eyes point to his widow as the killer. But she's innocent and will do anything to prove it and avenge her husband's death
La piscine by Jacques Deray( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a powerful story of lust and intrigue. Two lovers are enjoying a sensual vacation on the French Riviere, but their holiday is disturbed when they receive an unexpected visit from the woman's former lover
Les femmes = Women( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a womanizing novelist suffers from writer's block, he hires Clara as his new secretary and erotic inspiration
The Sphinx( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in French and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined young anthropologist has come across a clue leading to a long-forgotten royal tomb. And she pays no mind to the notion that Egypt's last undiscovered treasure may carry a curse and perhaps that there may be some black marketeers eager to sustain the illusion of such a curse in a fashion as terrifying as any scary ancient legend
Le métier de comédien : entretiens avec Hervé Le Boterf by Maurice Ronet( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Maurice Ronet acteur français

‎Maurice Ronet‎ actor francés

Maurice Ronet actor francez

Maurice Ronet attore, regista e scrittore francese

Maurice Ronet Frans acteur

Maurice Ronet franséische Schauspiller

Maurice Ronet Französischer Schauspieler

Maurice Ronet French actor

Robinet, Maurice 1927-1983

Robinet, Maurice Julien Marie 1927-1983

Морис Роне

Роне, Морис

موريس رونيه ممثل فرنسي

موریس رونه بازیگر و کارگردان فرانسوی

モーリス・ロネ

モーリス・ロネ フランスの俳優

莫里斯·罗内

莫里斯·羅內特

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