WorldCat Identities

Caron, Leslie

Works: 344 works in 960 publications in 8 languages and 20,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Biography  History  War films  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Dancer, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Singer, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Other, Speaker, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Leslie Caron
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Visual )

107 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

104 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with the rich and handsome man about town, Gaston
Chocolat by Lasse Hallstrm( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
Father Goose( Visual )

22 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Le divorce by James Ivory( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Isabel Walker receives word that her pregnant stepsister Rosy has been left by her philandering French husband, artist Charles-Henri de Persand, Isabel travels to Paris to offer her help and moral support
Daddy long legs by Fred Astaire( Visual )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences
Is Paris burning? by Ren Clment( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and French and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
Hollywood singing and dancing a musical history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
Gene Kelly anatomy of a dancer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and career of Gene Kelly who revolutionized musical and movie dancing, making it accessible for all people. Features extended film clips, interviews with colleagues and critics and filmed interview segments from 1976 with Kelly
Fanny by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny, a fishmonger's daughter with eyes for the barkeeper's son, Marius, has a powerful rival. Marius yearns for a life at sea, not one behind the bar in Marseilles with his blustery but devoted father Cesar. But after Fanny and Marius surrender to their desires, complications separate them, and a solution comes from an unlikely source: the wise, aging sailmaker Panisse
Gigi original motion picture soundtrack by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and German and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete motion picture soundtrack of the 1958 musical film Gigi, with the addition of three bonus tracks
Courage mountain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Heidi, the Swiss heroine loved by generations
Lili by Charles Walters( Visual )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets
Damage by Louis Malle( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged man and his son's fiancee are entangled in an intensely erotic affair that is as irrestible as it is destructive
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
Le martyre de Saint Sébastien [The martyrdom of St. Sebastian] by Claude Debussy( Recording )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien: Musique de scène sur le mystère en cinq actes de Gabriele d'Annunzio pour récitant, soli, choeur et orchestre
Brigadoon original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

29 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
Carola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary filmmaker Jean Renoir's suspenseful and romantic tale of a beautiful French actress struggling to avoid the deadly politics and forbidden passions of Nazi-occupied France
Dangerous moves( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ambitious men and two world powers meet face to face in a highly charged World Chess Championship where only one of them can achieve fame and power. Winner of Academy Award for Best Foreign Film, 1984. Starring Michel Piccoli, Liv Ullmann, Leslie Caron, and Alexandre Arbat
QB VII( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Polish expatriate doctor living in England sues an American writer for libel when the writer accuses him of carrying out criminal medical activities for the Nazis during World War II
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
An American in Paris
Alternative Names
Caron, Leslie Claire Margaret 1931-

Lesli Karon

Leslia Caron

Leslie Caron actress

Leslie Caron aktorka francuska

Leslie Caron ballerina e attrice francese

Leslie Caron Frans acteur

Leslie Caron franzsische Tnzerin und Schauspielerin

Leslie Caronov

Leslie Caronov Francouzsk herečka a tanečnice

Карон, Лесли

Лесли Карон

Леслі Карон

לסלי קארון

لزلی کارون بازیگر و رقاص فرانسوی

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GigiCourage mountainDamageLeslie Caron : thank heaven : her frank and intimate autobiography