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Bourvil 1917-1970

Overview
Works: 780 works in 1,504 publications in 3 languages and 3,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Military history  Fiction  Musical settings  Film and video adaptations  War films  Slapstick comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Lyricist, Narrator, Interviewee, Vocalist, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A master thief is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime. He, a notorious escapee, and an alcoholic ex-cop plan a jewel heist, while being persued by a police superintendent
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On June 6, 1944, the Allied Invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. A vivid hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparation, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history
La grande vadrouille by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II three members of a British bomber crew bale out over Paris and make a frantic escape to the free zone by means of various wild disguises and help from the French people they encounter
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serio-comic wartime morality play. Jean Gabin is a scoundrel who agrees to help smuggle an illegal pig across Paris. On the way, he must endure both the Nazis and the collaborating French
The brain Le cerveau ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A special train has been assigned to channel secret NATO funds from Paris to Brussels. On the French side of the channel, Arthur, a resourceful small-time crook and his pal Anatole plan to hijack the train. On the English side of the channel, Brian, a brilliant super criminal, is waiting to do the same thing. But, standing in everyone's way is Scanapicco, a gangster who wants 'the Brain' dead for more than one reason
Le corniaud by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antoine, an ordinary Parisian businessman, is about to leave for Italy on vacation when his little car is reduced to rubble by the luxurious sedan of the annoyed Saroyan, director of an large import-export firm. Saroyan also happens to be a mobster who sees in Antoine a possible drug runner, offering him a flight to Italy with a return trip in a Cadillac belonging to "friends." Matters become complicated when a rival gang begins to pursue Antoine
Le roman de Renard ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1967 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who could resist the tales of Hoffmann when ardent-voiced tenor Nicolai Gedda as the title hero of Offenbach's opera spins them? Combining dark German romanticism with scintillating music, the stories tell of the poet's ill-fated relationships with four women. Gedda is paired with the great singing actor George London as his constant nemesis. Jean Morel conducts this French masterpiece
Vier im roten Kreis ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bei der Überführung ins Gefängnis gelingt dem Häftling Vogel die Flucht, Kommissar Mattei hat das Nachsehen. Der Ex-Sträfling Corey plant die größte Einbruchsaktion, die Paris je gesehen hat. Vogel schließt sich an, dritter im Bunde ist der ehemalige Bulle Jansen. Der Plan ist bombensicher - aber die Fallstricke von Macht und Abhängigkeit, in denen sich die drei verfangen werden, sind schon gelegt
Le Trou Normand ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A village simpleton has inherited the Trou Normand, as inn. However, as a condition of his inheritance, he must go back to school and gain his junior high school diploma
La cuisine au Beurre by Gilles Grangier ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some years after the war, Fernand returns to reclaim his wife Christiane and his southern restaurant. But, believing him dead, Christiane has married the chef André, who has transformed the restaurant into a Norman inn. Fernand understands the dramatic situation in which he finds himself, and a stupid automobile accident brings out the truth. He tells Christiane that he has been a prisoner in Siberia. His spouse decides to shelter him, but soon André understands that his marriage is invalid. Fernand refuses to tolerate a divorce, and André becomes jealous. One of the two is superfluous; one of the two must leave!
Four bags full ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serio-comic wartime morality play. Jean Gabin is a scoundrel who agrees to help smuggle an illegal pig across Paris. On the way he must endure both the Nazis and the collaborating French
Le corniaud The Sucker by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the luxury car of Mr. Saroyan, an import-export businessman, crashes into his, Antoine Maréchal is offered, as compensation, an all-expenses-paid trip to Naples in a Cadillac. Maréchal accepts eagerly, never dreaming what he is transporting
L'auberge du cheval-blanc by Ralph Benatzky ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les grandes gueules jailbird's vacation by Robert Enrico ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hector Valentin (Lino) has inherited the family sawmill. His competitor, a modern business, tries to stop him. With the help of Mick, Laurent and a group of conditional parolees he beats the competition. However, the death of Mick in a fight brings his plans to a halt
Le bossu by André Hunebelle ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Court of Louis XIV, a story of intrigue, assassination and revenge. The first, and most famous version of Paul Feval's classic swashbuckling novel
Le cerveau by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Arthur et Anatole, deux truands parisiens de petite envergure, projettent d'attaquer le train Paris-Bruxelles transportant les fonds secrets de l'OTAN. Mais ils ne sont pas seuls à avoir eu cette idée. Le "Cerveau", auteur du fameux hold-up du train postal Glasgow-Londres, est également sur le coup
Le mur de l'Atlantique by Marcel Camus ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story is about the owner of a cafe in a small town in occupied France. Like most French of the time, he tries to get along with the German invaders. When his daughter brings home a downed British aviator, Leon becomes involved by helping the man escape to England
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malgré une situation financière dramatique, Georges Lachesnaye refuse de se soustraire à l'oisiveté, érigée en véritable tradition familiale. A l'église la providence attire son attention sur le tronc ressource inespérée qu'il se met en tête d'utiliser pour subvenir à ses besoins. Robin des bois, des lieux de culte , Georges pilleur de troncs au grand coeur se livre alors à un subtil jeu de cache- cache avec la police
The Brain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in French and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dapper robbing hood colonel Matthew, aka the Brain, masterminds a scheme to heist a Paris-to-Brussels railcar loaded with cash in this playful caper."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
André Bourvil
Bourvil
Bourvil, A.
Bourvil, André
Bourvil, André 1917-1970
Bourvill, A.
Raimbourg, André
Raimbourg André 1917-1970
Raimbourg, André Robert.
Raimbourg, André Zacharie 1917-1970
Languages
French (252)
English (12)
German (9)
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