WorldCat Identities

Herrmann, Bernard 1911-1975

Overview
Works: 1,405 works in 3,160 publications in 9 languages and 46,947 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Spy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Consultant, Musician, Actor, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Compiler, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Bernard Herrmann
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Bernard Herrmann
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )
99 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An all-powerful press magnate, Kane, dies in his fabulous castle Xanadu, his last word being "Rosebud", which leads a reporter to seek the meaning behind the word and find the meaning of Kane. Prominant publisher, William Randolph Hearst, saw the film as a thinly disguised version of his career and attempted to suppress it
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 3,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
82 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )
40 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Bradbury's best-selling science fiction masterpiece about a future without books takes on a chillingly realistic dimension in this film classic directed by one of the most important screen innovators of all time, the late Francois Truffaut. Julie Christie stars in the challenging dual role of Oskar Werner's pleasure-seeking conformist wife, Linda, and his rebellious, book-collecting mistress, Clarisse. Montag (Oskar Werner), a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom. Truffaut's first English language production is an eerie fable where mankind becomes the ultimate evil
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
20 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
The day the earth stood still by Harry Bates( Visual )
19 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visitor from outer space comes with the warning that unless war is abolished, Earth will be destroyed by the more advanced planets of the universe
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
55 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A detective with a fear of heights is drawn into a complex plot involving a woman who is apparently being driven to suicide by one of her ancestors. DVD
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, a young widow moves with her daughter into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a doctor touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
18 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman robs her employers and changes her identity. When her next boss catches her, he forces her to marry him
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
Journey to the center of the earth by Henry Levin( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A daring scientist leads an expedition into the interior of the Earth, where fierce dinosaurs and an intelligent reptilian race battle a primitive human civilization
Jane Eyre by Orson Welles( Visual )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and French and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphaned girl (Joan Fontaine) takes the position of governess to the daughter of the mysterious Edward Rochester (Orson Welles), master of a large and eerie house on the Yorkshire moors. Will she receive the same harsh treatment she has always known as a child - or will she find the love she has always longed for? ... And what dark secret lies hidden at the top of the house?
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and French and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and while no one really minds, everyone feels responsible. Shirley Maclaine makes her screen debut in this New England romp that includes romance, humor ... and several unearthings of the corpse
The Devil and Daniel Webster by William Dieterle( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
The 7th voyage of Sinbad by Nathan Juran( Visual )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinbad sets out for the mysterious island of Colossa where he hopes to obtain the egg of a roc, a fierce giant bird. An evil magician has reduced the Princess Parisa to the size of a man's thumb and the egg will help restore her to normal size. However, Sinbad, Parisa and a magic genie must defeat a variety of fierce creatures, before Parisa can be restored to normal
Ernest Hemingway's the snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( Visual )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Injured on a hunting trip in Africa, a writer reflects on the compromises in his life in a series of flash-backs
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.16 for Ernest Hem ... to 1.00 for [Radio mus ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Bernard Herman
Bernard Hermann
Bernard Herrman
Herman, Bernard 1911-1975
Hermann, Bernard
Hermann Bernard 1911-1975
Hermann, Bernard musicien
Herrman, Bernard 1911-1975
Herrmann, Bernard
Herrmann, Bernhard
Herrmann, Bernhard 1911-1975
Languages
English (440)
French (46)
German (26)
Spanish (17)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (7)
Danish (2)
Dutch (2)
Portuguese (1)
Covers