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Dassin, Jules 1911-2008

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The naked city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

49 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Then a burglar is found dead who once had an elusive partner named Willie
Du rififi chez les hommes = Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

85 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful jewel robbery leads to a gang war
Brute force by Jules Dassin( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Collins, along with his fellow inmates, live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins's dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains"--Container
Topkapi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophisticated thieves attempt to steal a jewel-encrusted dagger from a museum with an impregnable security system
Night and the city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

37 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Never on Sunday by Jules Dassin( Visual )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pygmalion-like story of a Greek prostitute and the American who decides to educate her in the hope that she will abandon her streetwalking
Thieves' highway by Jules Dassin( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
The Canterville ghost( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and German and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 300 years the ghost of Simon de Canterville (Laughton)--entombed alive by his father for cowardice--has been roaming his castle in search of a kinsman to free him by performing a brave deed. In 1943 comes new hope: Cuffy Williams (Young), Sir Simon's long lost nephew
Night and the city( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. With a history of nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime. But there is no easy money in this underworld and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in French and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
La loi( Visual )

20 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illicit passions pervade a small Italian seaside village, where men gather nightly in the local tavern for the "game of the law." Marietta, a beautiful young servant woman, is lusted after by many of these men, but only has eyes for a handsome young engineer. Unfortunately, he is broke so Marietta decides to steal a dowry. In so doing she exposes the town's rampant corruption and faces the wrath of the players of "The Law."
Reunion in France( Visual )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Frenchwoman in Nazi-occupied Paris hides a downed American flyer and attempts to get him safely out of the country
Phaedra by Euripides( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young wife of a Greek shipping tycoon has a love affair with her stepson
Uptight( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated remake of John Ford's 1935 film, The Informer. Dublin becomes the Cleveland ghetto and the Irish Republicans are replaced by black revolutionary fighters. Days after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Tank Williams is an unemployed and itinerant steelworker who turns over his militant friend Johnny to the police for the $1,000 reward, resulting in an underground all-points bulletin to exact vengeance on the squealer
Du rififi chez les hommes( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
A dream of passion( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A woman who, Medea-like, has killed her children is drawn into an eccentric relationship with an actress playing Medea on the stage."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
10:30 p.m. summer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After witnessing her husband's infidelity, a woman sets off on a dangerous course of action
La legge di Jules Dassin by Cecilia Mangini( Book )

11 editions published in 1959 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du rififi les hommes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Circle of two( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic tale of the relationship between a sixty-year-old artist and his sixteen-year-old model
 
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Night and the city
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Alternative Names
Dassin, Jules, 1911-

Dassin, Julius

Dassin, Julius 1911-2008

Dassin, Julius Samuel

Iulius Dassin

Jules Dassin Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jules Dassin amerykański reżyser filmowy

Jules Dassin film director

Jules Dassin pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Jules Dassin réalisateur américain

Jules Dassin regista statunitense

Jules Dassin US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Vita, Perlo

Ζυλ Ντασέν

Дассен, Жюль

Жул Дасен

Жуль Дассен

Ժուլ Դասեն

ז'ול דאסן

ژول داسن بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

จูลส์ แดสซิน

다신, 줄스 1911-2008

줄스 다신

ジュールズ・ダッシン

朱爾斯·達辛

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