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Jarre, Maurice

Works: 1,508 works in 3,609 publications in 10 languages and 37,477 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films  Detective and mystery films  Military history  Western films  War films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Performer, Actor, Instrumentalist, Compiler, Interviewee, Narrator, Scenarist, Director, Adapter, Author of introduction, Other, Musician, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
A passage to India by David Lean ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Azis on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur
Witness by Peter Weir ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shortly after the death of her husband, Amish woman Rachel Lapp takes her son Samuel on a trip to Philadelphia. While in the train station washroom, Samuel sees two men savagely murder a third. Philadelphia detective John Book discovers that people within the police force were involved, and is assigned to escort Rachel and Samuel back home, protecting the boy until the trial. Book blends in with the Amish community, but the corrupt cops Book has exposed are determined to keep their secret, and they come looking for Samuel--to silence him for good
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete story of the D-Day landings at Normandy through the eyes of all its participants. D-Day was the invasion and establishment of Allied forces in France during Operation Overlord, beginning the 6th of June, 1944, and was the largest seaborne invasion in history. It began with overnight parachute and glider landings, air attacks, naval bombardments, and an early morning amphibious landing
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, and then shrugs it off. But the woman involved with him won't be ignored, even if it means destroying his family to keep him
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in German and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Ghost by Jerry Zucker ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un fantasma se une a una medium, para descubrir la verdad sobre su asesinato... y evitar que su novia corra la misma suerte
Jesus of Nazareth by Anthony Burgess ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the life of Christ from His birth through His resurrection
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Seconde guerre mondiale. Paul Sutton, G.I. démobilisé, rentre au pays. Il croise sur sa route Victoria, jeune et superbe latino-américaine, terrorisée à l'idée de rentrer chez elle, seule et enceinte et d'affronter sa famille. Paul décide de se faire passer pour son mari. Avant d'être accepté par ce clan de Mexicains, fiers et sauvages, il devra acquérir la passion de la terre et trouver le courage du combat pour l'honneur."
Ryan's daughter by David Lean ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and French and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
Doctor Zhivago original motion picture soundtrack by Maurice Jarre ( Recording )
47 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The professionals by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Per liberare la moglie rapita da un rivoluzionario messicano, un ricco americano ingaggia quattro professionisti: un veterano dell'esercito, uno specialista in cavalli, un esperto cacciatore e un conoscitore di esplosivi. (Mereghetti)
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American CIA agent learns of Cuban missiles and a NATO spy by the code name of TOPAZ from a defecting Russian
Uprising ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Germany invaded Poland in Sept. 1939, the Germans decreed that all 350,000 Warsaw Jews be forcibly detained in the area known as the "Warsaw Ghetto". In fear for their lives, the Polish Jews form the Jewish Fighting Organization (JFO) to fight against this oppressive force. When the German troops march into the Ghetto, they are surprised and repulsed by the JFO fighters. The resisters may not be able to achieve victory, but they intend to live with honor--and if need be, die with honor--while lighting the torch for resistance in the occupied territories. Their resolve will be tested as the Nazi's promise to completely eradicate the Ghetto as a birthday present for Hitler
Fearless by Peter Weir ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of how a near-death experience impacts the lives of three people
The message al-Risālah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
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Alternative Names
Jarre, Maurice 1924-2009
Jarre, Maurice-Alexis.
Jarre, Maurice-Alexis 1924-2009
Marc Jarre
Жарр, Морис 1924-
English (335)
Spanish (25)
German (20)
French (20)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (3)
Arabic (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)