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Cloërec, René

Overview
Works: 173 works in 359 publications in 3 languages and 782 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Haunted house films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  War films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Conductor, Performer, Lyricist, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by René Cloërec
The Red and the black by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

12 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in French and held by 78 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
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alors que le marché noir sévit dans le Paris de l'occupation, Martin achemine un cochon découpé à l'autre bout de la ville, avec un nouveau co-équipier. Randonnée périlleuse où chacun risque sa peau dans l'ombre sournoise de l'occupant et des collaborateurs zélés."
Sylvie et le fantôme by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvie is in love with a long dead romantic figure from her family's past. Sylvie's father hires three actors to impersonate the ghost of her beloved, while the spirit himself stalks the grounds
Douce by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in French and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As belle epoque Paris prepares for Christmas, the residence of the Countess de Bonafe hosts more than its share of intrigue: the countess's headstrong granddaughter, Douce pines for the estate manager, whose heart has been broken by the governess, who is being courted by Douce's widower father
Le diable au corps by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in French and English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During World War I, underage student Francois Jaubert meets and falls in love with Marthe Grangier, who is engaged to Jacques, a soldier at the Front. Though Francois pursues her ardently, they become separated and she marries Jacques. But when Marthe and Francois meet again, their mutual feelings prove stronger than ever, and they begin an extramarital affair ... regardless of potentially tragic consequences."
Le blé en herbe by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phil and Vinca, childhood friends of 16 and 15, spend their vacation at the seashore. Phil meets a captivating "lady in white", a mature woman, and becomes her lover. Then, in turn, he initiates his young friend Vinca in matters of love. The "lady in white" takes a back seat and leaves the two young people a bit lost and disturbed at having turned a page on their childhood
L'auberge rouge by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les propriétaires d'une auberge des Cévennes ont pris l'habitude de tuer leurs clients pour les détrousser. Un soir d'hiver, n'ayant pas eu le temps d'enterrer leur dernière victime, ils en font un bonhomme de neige. Mais un moine et son compagnon de voyage connaissent la vérité et vont tenter de confondre les aubergistes
En cas de malheur by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

17 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yvette Maudet is a 23-year-old small-time thief who leads a reckless and carefree life in Paris. One day, she and her friend Noémie attempt to hold up a jeweller, but the scheme backfires when an old woman enters the shop and Yvette knocks her unconscious in a moment of panic. Yvette appeals to a respectable 50-something lawyer, André Gobillot, to defend her in court. With the help of some false testimony, Gobillot wins the case and takes Yvette as his mistress, much to the chagrin of his devoted wife Viviane. Gobillot is outraged when he learns that Yvette has again started seeing her former boyfriend Mazzetti, but his attempts to break up the relationship can only end in disaster
Adventures of Captain Fabian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1860 New Orleans, tells the story of Lea (Micheline Presle), a French Creole maid, who seeks revenge against the Brissac family. They are monied bluebloods who have wrongfully framed her for murder. Coming to her aid is the handsome and daring Captain Michael Fabian (Errol Flynn). A romantic, swashbuckling adventure filled with intrigue
Le joueur( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in French and German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie Dramatique
Occupe-toi d'Amélie ! by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Étienne entretient la ravissante Amélie d'Avranche. Son ami Marcel Courbois ne pourra toucher son héritage que lorsqu'il sera marié. Un faux mariage est organisé. Marcel épouse Amélie, mais Étienne s'arrange pour que le mariage ait vraiment lieu
La cage aux rossignols by Jean Dréville( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In France during the early 1940s, a teacher in a center for troubled youths introduces them to singing, giving them back their lost honor and pride. The movie was filmed a week before D-Day in 1944. This is the original version of the 2004 French blockbuster "Les choristes."
La jument verte by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans le village de Claquebue, une jument verte naît à la ferme des Haudouin. Elle en devient la mascotte et la protectrice. À la mort du père Haudouin, son fils Honoré lui succède. Depuis longtemps, la famille attire la jalousie des Maloret. Durant la guerre de 1870, Zèphe Maloret dénonce Honoré comme étant un franc-tireur..."
Copie conforme by Jean Dréville( Visual )

8 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is a whirlwind of laughs, gags, and misunderstandings stemming from the uncanny resemblance between a thief and an honest citizen (both played by Louis Jouvet). And the gap between honesty and theft can be quite small
La ville bidon by Jacques Baratier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nous sommes dans les années 1970. Les "villes nouvelles" poussent comme des champignons, encouragées par les pouvoirs publics qui veulent faire face aux vagues d'immigration. Vivant sur un terrain vague, une bande de ferrailleurs rebelles, menée par un Daniel Duval surfant sur les capots de la DS, s'oppose vertement au rachat de leur terrain par la municipalité. Mais la misère n'empêche pas la poésie - ni ne diminue, bien au contraire, l'envie de boire, de rire, de chanter.... (Jaquette)
Le comte de Monte-Cristo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described by a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
Le bois des amants by Claude Autant-Lara( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël 1943, en Bretagne. Herta, femme-soldat allemande munie d'une fausse permission, s'éprend d'un parachutiste français ... Un film qui eut une véritable portée révolutionnaire lors de sa sortie
Au temps des dames de Chenonceaux by Jean Martin-Demézil( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in French and held by 6 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)
Le père tranquille, ou, La vie d'une famille française pendant l'Occupation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small provincial town during the Nazi occupation, a respectable 50-year old man seems to lead a quiet life, occupied with the daily routine of an underwriter and the cultivation of his rose-bushes. This distresses his son, who believes him to be a passive collaborator. Appearances are deceiving, however, for this quiet father is the head of the resistance for the whole region
 
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Alternative Names
Cloërc R.

Cloerc, René 1911-1995

Cloerec R.

Cloerec Rene

Cloërec, René 1911-1995

Cloërec, René Albert Philippe

LeCloarec, Rene 1911-1995

René Albert Philippe Cloërec

René Cloërec

René Cloërec compositor francés

René Cloërec Frans componist (1911-1995)

René Cloërec French composer

Рене Клёрек

Languages
French (136)

German (5)

English (4)