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Vanel, Charles 1892-1989

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Most widely held works about Charles Vanel
Most widely held works by Charles Vanel
Les Diaboliques = The devils by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

53 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in French and English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tyrannical headmaster at the DeLasalle School for boys drives his wife and mistress into a strange alliance. Fed up with his brutality, they conspire to murder him and deposit his corpse in the school swimming pool. When the pool is drained several days later, they find that the body has disappeared
Les misérables by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector, Javert, who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Les croix de bois = Wooden crosses by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

18 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in French and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of an anti-war novel that follows a French regiment in World War I as it trudges from patriotism to disillusionment
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the French Riviera, John Robie is a retired jewel thief who was once known as 'The Cat.' He catches the eye of Frances Stevens who is a pampered, vacationing heiress. But when a new rash of gem thefts occurs amongst the luxury hotels of the spectacular French playground, it appears that 'The Cat' is on the prowl once again. Robie might be reformed, but is he deviously using Frances to gain access to the tempting collection of fabulous jewelry belonging to her mother?
Les Miserables( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by film critics around the world as the greatest screen adapation of Victor Hugo's mammoth nineteenth-century novel, Raymond Bernard's dazzling, nearly five-hour Les misérables is a breathtaking tour de force, unfolding with the depth and detail of its source. Featuring stunning art direction and cinematography and unforgettable performances by the exquisite Harry Baur (who died tragically during World War II), as Jean Valjean, and the legendary Charles Vanel, as Inspector Javert, Les misérables is one of the triumphs of French filmmaking
Le ciel est à vous by Jean Grémillon( Visual )

11 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a mechanic and former fighter pilot falls in love with the idea of flying herself. This soon becomes an obsession, and she undertakes a lofty feat: the longest solo flight ever made by a woman
Raymond Bernard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wooden crosses: Film adaptation of an anti-war novel that follows a French regiment in World War I as it trudges from patriotism to disillusionment
Tre fratelli = Three brothers by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in Italian and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due to the death of their mother, three brothers return to the village of their childhood. They find a common ground in their separate daily lives in various parts of Italy
Jean Grémillon during the occupation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remorques. Gabin plays Laurent, a salvage-boat captain who rescues a merchant vessel from a storm-tossed sea. The vessel's far-from-grateful captain (Jean Marchat) manages to skip without paying Laurent his salvage money, leaving behind his wife Catherine (Michele Morgan). Tending to Catherine's injuries until they reach port, Laurent falls in love with the woman, despite the fact that he is already married to the seriously ill Yvonne (Madeleine Renaud). It takes a lot of doing, but Laurent eventually ends his affair and allows his own wife to expire believing that he's been 100% faithful
Lohn der Angst( Visual )

26 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vérité by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "Une jeune femme aux moeurs légères (Brigitte Bardot) est accusée d'avoir assassiné son amant (Sami Frey). Le procureur général retrace la vie dissolue de la jeune femme et la dépeint comme un monstre de perversité. Au fil des plaidoiries, Brigitte Bardot dans un rôle dramatique sent son destin lui échapper, bien loin de "la vérité"
La maison du mystère = The house of mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This French serial film "centers around Julien Villandrit and his star-crossed courtship to Régine de Bettigny, that inspires bitterness and jealously in Henri Corradin, Julien's long-time associate and secret rival in love." -- container
Le grand jeu by Jacques Feyder( Visual )

17 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When scandalous Parisian playboy Pierre Martel is forced by his family to leave France and his adored lover Florence, he begins a new life in the Foreign Legion as Pierre Muller. Drowning his regrets in camaraderie, whores and hell-raising, he is astonished at meeting Irma, a prostitute with an uncanny resemblance to his beloved, and begins a fitful scheme to allow her escape
Die Millionen eines Gehetzten( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-and-out French ex-paratrooper turned amateur boxer becomes bodyguard for a corrupt fugitive banker
Monsieur Vanel : un siècle de souvenirs, un an d'entretiens by Jacqueline Cartier( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Galanteries des rois de France : depuis le commencement de la monarchie by Charles Vanel( Book )

2 editions published in 1738 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.23 for Alfred Hit ... to 0.90 for Die Millio ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Les Diaboliques = The devils
Alternative Names
Charles Vanel acteur français

Charles Vanel attore francese

Charles Vanel director de cine francés

Charles Vanel director de cinema francès

Charles Vanel francia színész

Charles Vanel francuski aktor

Charles Vanel Frans acteur

Charles Vanel französischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Charles Vanel French film director

Vanel, Charles

Vanel, Marie-Charles 1892-1989

Шарль Ванель

چارلز وانل بازیگر و کارگردان فرانسوی


French (130)

German (30)

English (9)

Italian (9)

Spanish (2)