WorldCat Identities

Berry, Jules 1883-1951

Overview
Works: 119 works in 339 publications in 5 languages and 1,804 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Musical films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Melodrama  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jules Berry
 
Most widely held works by Jules Berry
Le jour se lève Daybreak by Marcel Carné( Visual )

68 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Besieged by police, a murderer waits in his apartment recalling his past before killing himself at daybreak
Les visiteurs du soir by Marcel Carné( Visual )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Le Crime de Monsieur Lange by Jean Renoir( Visual )

46 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of workers take over a publishing house when its crooked owner, Batala, absconds. Batala returns to resume control, but one of the workers, Lange, kills him to save the collective
Le crime de Monsieur Lange The crime of Monsieur Lange( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regarded as one of Renoir's most important works. Tells the story of the creation and demise of a utopian society. When Batala, the owner of a small publishing company, disappears with the firm's capital, the employees band together to take over the company and collectively publish a series of comic books written by Monsieur Lange, one of the employees. Based on the adventures of a mythical cowboy, "Arizona Jim," the comic books are instant best sellers, and the cooperative continues its great success by producing films based on the character of "Arizona Jim." However, the infamous Batala, who is considered dead, reappears. Lange kills him to save the collective
L'argent Money by Marcel L'Herbier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : une guerre secrète oppose Nicolas Saccard, directeur de la Banque Universelle, et le banquier Alphonse Gunderman. Lorsque ce dernier remporte une victoire en empêchant que soit votée une augmentation de capital pour l'une des principales affaires de Saccard, tout bascule. Considéré comme ruiné, Saccard organise sa revanche et se met en tête de financer les recherches de Jacques Hamelin, un aviateur souhaitant exploiter des terrains pétrolifères en Guyane
The crime of Monsieur Lange( Visual )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1995 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of workers take over a publishing house when the owner, Batala, absconds. When he returns to resume control, one of the workers, Lane, kills him
Essential art house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gervaise: A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
Marie-Martine by Albert Valentin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman recently released from prison fears that a tell-all book will reveal her scandalous past to her fiancé
Symphonie fantastique by Hector Berlioz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film details the life and times of the 19th century composer Hector Berlioz
Etoile sans lumière by Marcel Blistène( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the dawn of the talking films era, Stella Dora, a top silent film star, fears that her career is in jeopardy. Her manager discovers Madeleine, a maid with an amazing voice, and decides to use her voice in place of Stalla Dora's. Madeleine is sworn to secrecy, but the truth is revealed with disastrous results
La mort en fuite by André Berthomieu( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux acteurs minables, Trignol et Baluchet, montent toute une histoire de meurtre où Trignol serait la victime, afin d'être connus du grand public. Trignol disparaît effectivement mais arrêté par la police à cause de sa ressemblance avec un général révolutionnaire
3 films by the director Jean Renoir( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La grande illusion: Based on a true story from World War I, this powerful film tells of an attempted escape from a German prison of three French soldiers. Working-class Marechal, middle class Rosenthal and aristocratic Boieldieu are held in a fortress by German Commandant, von Rauffenstein. Through the relationships between the characters, Renoir shows how class is reaffirmed and transcends the social chaos of war
Baccara by Yves Mirande( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elsa Barienzi, a foreigner living in Paris, faces being deported back to her own country when her sugar daddy, a wealthy financier named Gouldine, is ruined by his risky speculations. In desperation, she asks for help from the celebrated lawyer Maître Lebel, who is in love with her. Lebel offers a friend of his, André Leclerc, 150 thousand francs to marry Elsa so that she can acquire French citizenship. Offended by the immorality of this arrangement, Leclerc initially rejects the offer but is persuaded by his friend Charles Plantel to accept, as both of them are in dire financial circumstances. The marriage takes place and Leclerc gets his payoff, which he receives on the understanding that he never sees Elsa again. Unfortunately, Leclerc does see Elsa after the wedding and he suddenly realises that he is in love with her..."--http://filmsdefrance.com
Le voyageur de la Toussaint by Louis Daquin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une ville de province, un jeune homme timide qui vient recueillir la succession de son oncle se heurte à l'hostilité des notables. Après investigation, il démasquera les coupables de cette mort suspecte et s'enfuira avec la jeune veuve
Derrière la façade( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigations of the murder of the owner of a block of flats reveal intrigue and jealousy
Alba tragica( Visual )

4 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentre la polizia sta per catturarlo, l'operaio François rivive i suoi ultimi giorni: la passione per una fioraia, la relazione con una donna vissuta, l'assassinio del rivale in amore. (Mereghetti)
Les petits riens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his acid humor and his punchy dialogues, Yves Mirande reunites several comic actors who call up events which changed the course of their lives. Caustic laughs and emotions meet in this undeservedly little known 1941 film
L'assassin a peur la nuit( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having decided to abandon his life of crime, Olivier, a petty criminal and receiver of stolen goods, tries to stay out of the clutches of the police by hiding out in the South of France. There, he falls in love with his best friend's sister, but cannot abandon his mistress
Der Tag bricht an( Visual )

3 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le jour se lève Der Tag bricht an( Visual )

4 editions published in 1939 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der mit einer Schusswaffe bewaffnete Arbeiter François hat sich in seinem Zimmer im obersten Stock eines düster allein stehenden Mietshochhauses in der Pariser Vorstadt verbarrikadiert. Er hat den Mann erschossen, der ihm die Verlobte Françoise ausspannte, eine Blumenverkäuferin. Dieser Mann, der sich mit Hundevorführungen in Lokalen durchschlägt, ist witzig und elegant, das hat Françoise verführt. Clara, die ebenfalls einmal Valentins Geliebte war, hat François über den Treubruch seiner Verlobten aufgeklärt und wird ihrerseits zu François' Geliebter... Aber er kann Françoise nicht vergessen und hat Valentin erschossen, als dieser versuchte, ihn zu demütigen. Das alles wird in Rückblenden erzählt, aus denen der Film immer wieder in die ausweglose Situation von François in seiner Dachkammer in dem düsteren Mietshochhaus in der Pariser Vorstadt zurückkehrt. Als die Polizei das Haus stürmen will, begeht François Selbstmord
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Le jour se lève Daybreak
Alternative Names
Jules Berry franzsischer Schauspieler

Jules Berry French actor

Paufichet, Jules

Paufichet, Jules 1883-1951

Languages
French (176)

German (6)

English (5)

Italian (4)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Les visiteurs du soirEssential art house