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Popesco, Elvire 1894-1993

Overview
Works: 68 works in 121 publications in 3 languages and 504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Bibliography  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Musical films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elvire Popesco
Plein soleil = Purple noon by René Clément( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in French and English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-time conman Tom Ripley travels to Italy to convince wealthy playboy Philippe Greenleaf to return to America, on behalf of Greenleaf's father. Greenleaf refuses, leading Ripley to undertake extreme measures in order to get what he wants
Cartea românească în lume, 1945-1972 by Viorica Nedelcovici( Book )

13 editions published in 1975 in Romanian and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une femme ravie : pièce en quatre actes by Louis Verneuil( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ils étaient neuf célibataires by Sacha Guitry( Visual )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a law is passed authorising the expulsion of all foreigners from France, a small time conman, Jean, sees an opportunity to make money. He opens a hospice for homeless elderly bachelors with the intention of marrying off its inmates to wealthy foreign women, for whom the only way to stay in France is to marry a Frenchman. Aside from the financial gain, Jean's motive for this scheme is to trap a beautiful Polish woman into marrying him. Things go well until the former bachelors decide to visit their new wives at their homes ..."--Http://filmsdefrance.com
Austerlitz by Abel Gance( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the English renege on a peace treaty with France, the French general Napolén Bonaparte has no recourse but to pursue a bitter war against England and her allies. Political conspiracies are rife and Napolén brings forward his planned coronation to secure his position. Yet he needs one more great military victory to secure his future and enable him to realise his ambitions for France. The battle of Austerlitz offers him the opportunity he seeks ..."--Http://filmsdefrance.com/FDF_Austerlitz_rev.html
Paradis perdu by Abel Gance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre (Fernand Gravey), jeune peintre sans le sou, tombe éperdumment amoureux de la charmante Janine (Micheline Presle) et la demande en mariage. Le bonheur est à son comble, jusqu'au jour où la guerre éclate, obligeant ainsi Pierre à partir au front. Au coeur des tranchées, Pierre apprend qu'il est devenu père mais que Janine est morte en donnant naissance à leur fille. Fou de chagrin, Pierre abandonne sa fille auprès de son ancienne concierge. Jusqu'au jour où leurs chemins se recroisent... (source : jaquette)
Ma cousine de Varsovie by Carmine Gallone( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibald Burel, lassé des infidélités de sa femme Lucienne avec son meilleur ami Hubert, demande à sa cousine polonaise Sonia, de passage à Paris, de séduire Hubert pour que Lucienne revienne à lui. Mais alors qu'Archibald tombe amoureux de Sonia, celle-ci s'éprend d'Hubert. Bref rien ne se passe comme prévu... [source : jaquette]
Le voile bleu by Jean Stelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 1942 and 1994 in French and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frappée dans sa vie sentimentale, pendant la Grande Guerre, une femme se dévoue aux enfants des autres. Des années plus tard, l'un deux va réserver une bouleversante et merveilleuse surprise
Derrière la façade( Visual )

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

Investigations of the murder of the owner of a block of flats reveal intrigue and jealousy
Mademoiselle Swing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy about a young woman whose passion for swing music spurs her to run off to Paris for a singing and dancing career. However, she must remain disguised as "Mademoiselle Swing" to keep the secret from her family
L'habit vert by Roger Richebé( Visual )

3 editions published between 1937 and 1995 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le château des Maulevrier, on rencontre le comte de Latour-latour, amant de la duchesse des lieux, le duc de Maulévrier, vieille ganache inquiétée par un problème de nomination à l'Académie
La voyante by André Roussin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa, voyante qui lit l'avenir dans une boule de cristal, reçoit la visite d'une jeune femme venue dans l'intention de s'y suicider
Tovaritch comédie en 4 actes by Jacques Deval( )

2 editions published between 1948 and 1953 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le veau gras( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme du jour by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Boulard, électricien et chanteur amateur à ses heures, sauve la vie de la grande vedette Mona Thalia en lui donnant son sang pour une transfusion d'urgence. Il devient alors l'homme du jour. Reconnaissante, Mona va l'aider à réaliser son rêve : devenir chanteur de music-hall [Résumé de la jaquette pour L'homme du jour]
La voyante by André Roussin( )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L homme du jour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme du jour by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred, un jeune électricien, rêve de devenir chanteur de music-hall. Le hasard veut qu'il sauve la grande comédienne, Mona Thalia, en lui donnant son sang. L'affaire est montée en épingle par la presse et Alfred devient un héros, Mona s'intéresse alors à son sauveur. Mais la gloire est éphémère et Mona révèle vite sa vraie nature de snob colérique qui se plaît à s'encanailler."
L' héritier des Mondésir( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Parade en 7 nuits( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Elvira Popescu attrice teatrale e cinematografica rumena naturalizzata francese

Elvira Popescu Frans actrice (1894-1993)

Elvira Popescu fransk skuespiller

Elvira Popescu Romanian-born French stage and movie actress and theatre director

Elvira Popescu rumänische Schauspielerin

Elvire Popesco comédienne française

Popesco, Elvire

Popescu, Elvira

Popescu Elvira 1894-1993

Ελβίρα Ποπέσκου

Попеску, Эльвира

אלווירה פופסקו

אלווירה פופסקו שחקנית צרפתייה

الویرا پوپسکو

Languages
French (54)

Romanian (11)

English (1)