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Renoir, Pierre 1885-1952

Works: 143 works in 368 publications in 5 languages and 2,695 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Epic films  War films  Silent films  Short films  Horror films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Pierre Renoir
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )

59 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the popular theatre and underworld of 19th century Paris, the story intertwines the fates of four men who all love one woman: the beautiful and sophisticated actress Garance, whose emancipated and independent spirit belies the time in which she lives
La Marseillaise : chronique de quelques faits ayant contribué à la chute de la monarchie by Jean Renoir( Visual )

56 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les principaux épisodes des trois premières années de la Révolution française. Le 14 juillet 1789, Louis XVI apprend que les parisiens se sont soulevés et ont pris la Bastille. A la cour, on s'affole. Des aristocrates commencent à émigrer. Dans le Midi, un paysan va être envoyé aux galères pour avoir tué un pigeon appartenant au seigneur du village. Il s'échappe, se réfugie dans la montagne où il rencontre deux marseillais révolutionnaires, Arnaud et Bomier. Un bataillon de fédérés marseillais se constitue pour monter vers Paris et soutenir la cause du peuple. En chemin, le bataillon s'approprie le "Chant de l'armée du Rhin", hymne patriotique qui va devenir "La Marseillaise"
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor's horrible experiment: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/Hyde-type psychiatrist/lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

19 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a stolid middle-aged doctor in mid-19th century France rebels at the provincial life forced upon her and engages in a series of illicit affairs
La bandera = The flag by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in French and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having killed a man in Paris, Pierre Gilieth flees to Barcelona where he enlists in the Spanish Legion. Here he meets up with fellow countrymen Mulot and Lucas, and falls in love with a Moroccan girl, Aischa. Unbeknown to Pierre, Lucas is a detective who intends to betray him to the authorities
Knock by Guy Lefranc( Visual )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le docteur Knock, nouvellement installé à Saint-Maurice, persuade ses consultants qu'ils sont tous des malades qui s'ignorent
La nuit du carrefour by Jean Renoir( Visual )

8 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un diamantaire est retrouvé assassiné au carrefour des Trois Veuves. Le commissaire Maigret enquête... Pierre Renoir donne une aura troublante et inquiétante au fameux héros de Simenon, investissant avec détermination ce village dont tous les habitants peuvent être soupçonnés. Un vrai suspense et un grand film méconnu signé Jean Renoir !" (Source : jaquette)
Le père Goriot by Robert Vernay( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Paris in 1819, Father Goriot has but one passion in life--his two daughters. He deprives himself to give them everything and marries them off to prominent men, but afterwards they treat him with indifference and scorn. He even steps in so that the ambitious Rastignac, on the advice of the old convict Vautrin, becomes the lover of one of the daughters
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The little match girl": the visions seen by a poor match seller as she lights her matches one by one to keep from freezing to death
La maison du Maltais by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In southern Tunisia, Mattéo becomes infatuated with Safia, a prostitute. They move in together and live happily. Safia becomes pregnant. In order to earn money needed for their future child, Mattéo gets involved in a smuggling business. Safia thinks he is dead. Distraught, she accepts the marriage proposal of André, a rich archaeologist, who takes her to Paris. Three years later, complications arise when Mattéo finds Safia, and a ring of blackmailers uncovers her past and exposes her to her husband
Pièges by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some young women disappear mysteriously. Adrienne, a friend of one of the girls, is convinced by the police to go undercover and serve as bait by answering personal newspaper ads. In the course of her investigation, she meets a cabaret singer and falls in love. He becomes a suspect, is arrested, and then is condemned to death. But Adrienne is not convinced of his guilt and continues her investigation
Dernier atout by Jacques Becker( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a South American town, two police cadets must solve a real murder to decide who will graduate. They end up pursuing America's most notorious criminal, Toni Amanito
Le furet by Raymond Leboursier( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Wens must solve several murders, each of which was announced to the police in letters from the mysterious Furet (Ferret)
Colección Jean Renoir( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cabo atrapado: En junio de 1940, en un campo de prisioneros en el noreste de Francia, tres soldados están unidos por el deseo de escapar y volver a sus vidas ordinarias. Son un cabo de clase media, un intelectual miope llamado Ballochet y un hombre de la clase trabajadora cuyo apodo es Pater. Después de que su primer intento de huída fracase debido a que Ballochet pierde sus gafas, el cabo y Pater lo vuelven a intentar otra vez; y otra vez más
La Marsellesa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Revolución Francesa vista a través de los ojos de sus participantes directos, desde los campesinos hasta el propio Luis XVI
Les nuits blanches de Saint-Pétersbourg by Jean Dréville( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pozdnycheff is a young playboy who suspects that his beloved wife Helene is carrying on an affair with a world-renowned concert violinist. His jealousy leads to attempted murder, which in turn leads to profound remorse when Pozdnycheff learns that he's acted way too rashly, and without full possession of the facts
Renoir by Gotthard Jedlicka( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le pére Goriot ;Gobseck by Pierre Renoir( Recording )

in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mollenard by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mollenard, captain of a cargo ship, is a kind of pirate, adored by his crew and despised by his wife. Her bourgeois conformity has pushed him away from the house for a long time. Suspected of engaging in arms trafficking, the captain and his crew are repatriated at his home town of Dunkerque. Grounded by a heart attack, he is then at the mercy of his wife
Tornavara by Jean Dréville( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sigmud Framus s'est établi naguère à Tornavara, dans le grand Nord, où il pensait trouver de l'or. Il était accompagné de Florence, une femme du Sud qu'il aime à la folie et qui lui est attachée
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Pierre Renoir 1885-1952 French actor

Pierre Renoir acteur français

Pierre Renoir aktor francuski

Pierre Renoir attore francese

Pierre Renoir francouzský herec

Pierre Renoir Frans acteur

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Pierre Renoir französischer Schauspieler (1885-1952)

Renoir, Pierre 1885-1952

Πιέρ Ρενουάρ Γάλλος ηθοποιός

П'єр Ренуар французький актор

Ренуар, Пьер

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پیر رنویر بازیگر فرانسوی

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French (184)

German (12)

English (11)

Spanish (4)

Italian (1)