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Herrmann, Bernard 1911-1975

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North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

72 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

170 editions published between 1941 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 3,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

95 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottie Ferguson, a recently retired San Francisco police detective, is hired to shadow a rich shipbuilder 's tragically suicidal wife, Madeleine Elster. After he saves her from drowning in the San Francisco Bay, Scottie's interest in the beautiful but icy blonde shifts from business to romance. But when tragedy strikes again, Scottie must overcome the vertigo that haunts his dreams in order to unravel the secrets of the past and find the key to his future
Taxi Driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

117 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,035 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 )

56 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future when books are banned and destroyed by the government, a fireman in charge of the burning becomes involved with a schoolteacher who flaunts the law by collecting and reading books
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

32 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil convict (Robert Mitchum) turns up to take revenge on the lawyer (Gregory Peck) who sent him to prison for eight years. Oblique threats to his family cause the lawyer to set a trap, using his wife and daughter for bait, on a houseboat on a lonely stretch of the Cape Fear River. A suspense thriller and film noir in the tradition of Alfred Hitchcock
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

33 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., but the alien emissary it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government. This refusal leads to distrust and violence. One young woman and her son befriend the alien, realizing that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

85 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightclub musician Manny Balestrero is falsely accused of a robbery, an accusation that ruins his life
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century a young widow and her daughter move 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!
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marnie is a compulsive thief who attempts to rob her boss, Mark Rutland, but instead ends up marrying him. Her obsessive behavior continues, but when she is pushed to the edge, her groom urges her to confront the past in this psychological thriller
The man who knew too much( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 988 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
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 929 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
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry's corpse is found in the autumnal New England woods. While no one mourns his death, several people feel responsible for it. The body is unearthed several times, humorous situations occur, and love affairs develop before the real cause of Harry's death is revealed
Jane Eyre by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles displays enigmatic charisma as Rochester, the widower who takes in Jane as a governess to his daughter. Elizabeth Taylor has a small role as Jane's unlucky friend at a boarding school
Jules Verne's journey to the center of the Earth by Henry Levin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daring scientiest leads an expedition into the interior of the Earth, where fierce dinosaurs and an intelligent reptilian race battle a primitive human civilization
The film scores by Bernard Herrmann( )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the gray flannel suit( Visual )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 717 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
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's defacto subject, William Randolph Hearst
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Psycho The man who knew too much The birds
VertigoTaxi DriverFahrenheit 451Cape FearPsychoMarnieThe man who knew too muchAlfred Hitchcock's The trouble with HarryThe birds
Alternative Names
Bernard Herman

Bernard Hermann

Bernard Herrman

Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann American composer

Bernard Herrmann Amerikaans componist (1911-1975)

Bernard Herrmann amerikai zeneszerző, karmester, 1911-75

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk komponist

Bernard Herrmann amerikansk kompositör

Bernard Herrmann amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Bernard Herrmann compositeur américain

Bernard Herrmann compositor estadounidense

Bernard Herrmann compositor estatunidenc

Bernard Herrmann compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Bernard Herrmann compozitor american

Bernard Herrmann US-amerikanischer Komponist

Bernard Herrmann usona komponisto

Dardik, Bernard 1911-1975

Herman, Bernard 1911-1975

Hermann Bernard 1911-1975

Herrman, Bernard 1911-1975

Herrmann, Bernard

Herrmann, Bernhard 1911-1975

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