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Brasseur, Pierre 1905-1972

Overview
Works: 353 works in 819 publications in 7 languages and 5,971 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  History  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Pictorial works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Singer, Costume designer, Scenarist, Lyricist, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about  Pierre Brasseur Publications about Pierre Brasseur
Publications by  Pierre Brasseur Publications by Pierre Brasseur
posthumous Publications by Pierre Brasseur, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Pierre Brasseur
 
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Most widely held works by Pierre Brasseur
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
92 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about the theater and the individuals that made the stage their life. Includes the love story of four men for one woman
Les yeux sans visage Eyes without a face by Georges Franju ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
Le roi de coeur King of hearts by Philippe de Broca ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Scottish soldier is assigned the task of disarming a bomb in a small French town at the close of World War I. The townspeople have deserted the town leaving behind the inmates of the local insane asylum who embrace the soldier as their king
Le quai des brumes Port of shadows by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in French and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deserter from the French military drifts into a small town, where he falls for a troubled young woman
King of hearts Le roi de coeur ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in French and English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Scottish soldier is assigned the task of disarming a bomb in a small French town at the close of World War I. The townspeople have deserted the town leaving behind the inmates of the local insane asylum who embrace the soldier as their king
Le plaisir by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aging man hides behind a mask to meet ladies, a madame takes her girls to a communion, and a painter falls for his model in these stories of life, love, pleasure, and death
Lumiere d'été by Jean Grémillon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shimmering glass hotel at the top of a remote Provencal mountain provides the setting for a tragicomic tapestry about an obsessive love pentangle, whose principals range from an artist to a hotel manager to a dam worker
Children of paradise Les enfants du paradis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about the theater and the individuals that made the stage their life. Includes the love story of four men for one woman
La loi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in French and held by 95 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."
La chamade Heartbeat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a young woman who is a wealthy man's mistress and a poor man's lover
La vie de chateau by J.-P Rappeneau ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is an idyllic summer in Normandy just before the D-Day landings. In a ramshackle chateau live a vindictive old woman with her worldweary son and his ravishing but bored young wife. A Free French officer and a local Nazi both fall in love with her and an intriguing and hilarious rivalry for her affections ensues among the three men
Jean Grémillon during the occupation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though little known outside of France, Jean Grémillon was a consummate filmmaker from his country's golden age. This set showcases three of his richest films, which were made during the German occupation of France. These character-driven dramas are humane, entertaining, and technically brilliant, and prove Grémillon to be one of cinema's true hidden masters
Ma vie en vrac by Pierre Brasseur ( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in French and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les portes de la nuit by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records the events of a single night in a dingy section of northern Paris in 1945, portraying the malaise of a city recovering from the German occupation
The law La loi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman in a sleepy Italian village is desired by the son of a mobster, but she only has eyes for a handsome young engineer. Unfortunately, he is as poor as she is so Marietta decides to steal a dowry from their love nest. In so doing she exposes the town's biggest lies
Goto, l'île d'amour ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A surreal fairy tale that takes place on the island of Goto, where a prisoner saved from execution desires the ruler's wife and his throne
L'enfant du dimanche comédie en 1 prologue et 2 actes by Pierre Brasseur ( Book )
6 editions published in 1959 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La guerre de mines by Pierre Brasseur ( Book )
6 editions published in 1939 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il bell'Antonio = Le bel Antonio by Mauro Bolognini ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in Italian and German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio Magnano, giovane di bella presenza, cui vengono attribuite numerose avventure sentimentali, dopo parecchi anni di permanenza a Roma ritorna alla nativa Catania, dove il padre Alfio gli ha trovato una sposa, Barbara Puglisi. Uniformandosi al volere paterno, Antonio sposa Barbara, ma trascorso un anno, il padre di Barbara dà ad Alfio la notizia che il matrimonio verrà sciolto per le condizioni fisiche del marito. Così avviene, e mentre Barbara sposa il duca di Bronte, uomo anziano, ma ricco, Alfio "per riscattare l'onore della famiglia" riprende a frequentare una casa di appuntamenti e poco dopo muore. La vedova ben presto si consola, la giovane servetta di casa sta per diventare madre e la paternità del nascituro viene attribuita ad Antonio. (LaFeltrinelli)
Portrait of an assassin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carnival daredevil Fabius is tired of his dangerous job and his nagging wife, whom he jealously suspects of having an affair. A botched attempt to kill her accidentally wounds the seductive carnival owner Catherine, a woman turned on by reckless men. When he falls for Catherine, Fabius decides to stay with the carnival. But he must still deal with his troublesome wife, as well as Eric, one of Catherine's former lovers, now hopelessly paralyzed
 
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Alternative Names
Espinasse, Pierre, 1905-1972
Espinasse, Pierre-Albert, 1905-1972
Languages
French (238)
German (17)
English (17)
Italian (7)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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