WorldCat Identities

Bourvil 1917-1970

Overview
Works: 800 works in 1,487 publications in 4 languages and 3,378 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Military history  Musical settings  War films  Film and video adaptations  Slapstick comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Vocalist, Narrator, Lyricist, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville ( Visual )
44 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 pursued by a police superintendent
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and French and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The retelling of the Normandy invasion, June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the United States, Britain, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day. The longest day."
La grande vadrouille by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 232 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 )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 88 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 )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 70 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 )
32 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 54 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 )
1 edition published in 1967 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vier im roten Kreis ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy opera in 4 acts
Four bags full ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 21 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 Trou Normand by Jean Boyer ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A village simpleton has inherited the Trou Normand, an inn. However, as a condition of his inheritance, he must go back to school and gain his juniou high school diploma. An entertaining comedy, especially suited for high school students
La cuisine au Beurre by Gilles Grangier ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages 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!
Le corniaud The Sucker by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 20 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
Le bossu by André Hunebelle ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 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
L'auberge du cheval-blanc by Ralph Benatzky ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Chanson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le cerveau by Gérard Oury ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and held by 15 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 )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 15 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
Le capitan by André Hunebelle ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1616 France, a sword master finds himself caught up in a plot to overthrow Marie de Médicis and replace Louis XIII with another pretender to the throne
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy in which a member of an impoverished aristocratic family believes that the money in church collections plates is divinely ordained for his personal use
 
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Alternative Names
André Bourvil
Bourvil
Bourvil, André
Bourvil, André, 1917-1970
Raimbourg, André
Raimbourg, André, 1917-1970
Raimbourg, André Zacharie, 1917-1970
Raimbourg, André Zacharie 1917-1970 Wirklicher Name
Languages
French (257)
English (15)
German (10)
Spanish (9)
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