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Auric, Georges 1899-1983

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Roman Holiday by William Wyler( Visual )

42 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern-day princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaper-man and they fall in love
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
Du rififi chez les hommes Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twisting, turning tale of four ex-cons who hatch one last glorious robbery in the City of Light. Considered the ultimate heist movie; a melange of suspense, brutality, and dark humor that was an international hit, earned the best director prize at the Cannes Film Festival, and has proven wildly influential on decades of heist thrillers in its wake
Moulin Rouge by John Huston( Visual )

28 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of 19th century artist, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, covering the period of the painter's life in Paris. Henri's legs were badly deformed by a childhood fall, and his personal life is often unhappy as a result. He spends his time at the Moulin Rouge cafe sketching, and there, too, he meets and falls in love with the first woman who is not turned away by his deformity
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s by Bret Wood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced as individual silent or sound motion pictures in the United States, Germany, and France, these seventeen short films epitomize the development of experimental film from the 1920's through the 1950's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

19 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic satire on the dehumanization of industrial workers which preceded Chaplin's Modern Times by five years. This quick paced and amusing experiment has Louis escaping prison to become a phonograph company tycoon. Emile, a fellow inmate, later flees prison to work in his friend's factory where he meets and falls in love with a fellow factory worker, Jeanne, overcoming the objections of her protective uncle, Paul Imaque, with Emile's help. Gangsters attempt to blackmail Louis. With police looking for him Louis flees with Emile, who has given up Jeanne to another worker she truely loves. Louis and Emile take to the open road, bumming their way to freedom
The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness plays a timid bank clerk with a perfect scheme to steal a million pounds in gold from the Bank of England. What can possibly go wrong? Everything, in this hysterically funny, madcap masterpiece
Beauty and the beast by Nancy Schimmel( Visual )

43 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized adaptation of the classic fairy tale. Tells the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him. Contains such visual displays as tears that become real diamonds and walls that grow arms to light Beauty's path through the castle of the Beast
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II Marine sergeant and a Roman Catholic nun are both marooned together on a South Pacific island, hemmed in by surrounding Japanese troops. The sergeant does his best to make the nun's ordeal less painful, but is torn by his growing love for her. The nun is equally fond of the sergeant, but refuses to renounce her vows. Their unrealized ardor mellows into mutual respect as they struggle to survive before help arrives
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls( Visual )

29 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young showgirl has affairs with kings while she travels the world and tries to fit in with society
Orphée Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

40 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of a Greek legend
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
French ballet music of the 1920s by Geoffrey Simon( )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

18 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience a lavish epic about love and politics in ancient Rome and Egypt
Film music by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film music by Georges Auric( )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film music by Georges Auric( )

5 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic film music of Georges Auric by Georges Auric( )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonjour Tristesse by Otto Preminger( Visual )

22 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17-year-old girl attempts to break up the romantic relationship between her father and his new fiancée, who disapproves of her hedonistic lifestyle
La belle et la bête : complete film score, 1946 by Georges Auric( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Auric, George 1899-1983

Auric, Georges

Georges Auric compositeur français

Georges Auric compositore francese

Georges Auric francia zeneszerző, zongoraművész

Georges Auric francuski kompozitor

Georges Auric francuski kompozytor

Georges Auric Frans acteur

Georges Auric französischer Komponist

Georges Auric French composer

Жорж Орик

Жорж Орік

Орик, Жорж 1899-1983

ז'ורז' אוריק

ژرژ اوریک طراح رقص، بازیگر، و آهنگساز فرانسوی

ジョルジュ・オーリック

乔治·奥里克

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