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Brasseur, Pierre 1905-1972

Overview
Works: 331 works in 860 publications in 6 languages and 6,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Mad scientist films  Film noir  Anthology films  Romance films  Dark comedy films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Secretary, Singer, Scenarist, Costume designer, Lyricist, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Pierre Brasseur
 
Most widely held works by Pierre Brasseur
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carn( Visual )

77 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,722 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
Les yeux sans visage Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( Visual )

37 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 852 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 )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish soldier is assigned the task of disarming a bomb in a small French town, not realizing that the townspeople have all evacuated the area, leaving behind unattended the inmates of an insane asylum
Le quai des brumes Port of shadows( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in French and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deserter from the French military drifts into a small town, where he falls for a troubled young woman
Le plaisir by Max Ophuls( Visual )

11 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in French and held by 398 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
King of hearts Le roi de coeur( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in French and English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the French countryside during WWI, a Scottish soldier is sent to a village on a suicide mission to dismantle German explosives. The local mental patient are the only residents and they welcome the soldier and crown him their King of Hearts
Lumiere d'été by Jean Grmillon( Visual )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 142 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
La loi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in French and held by 111 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 )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 79 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 1994 and 2014 in French and English and held by 76 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 between the three men
The children of paradise Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in French and Multiple languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set amidst the glittering theatre world of 19th century Paris, the story revolves around the beautiful and free-spirited courtesan, Garance, and the four men who compete for her affections."--Container
Jean Grémillon during the occupation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 70 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
Eyes without a face by Georges Franju( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 69 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 quai des brumes by Marcel Carn( Visual )

19 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deserter encounters a poor girl in a harbour. They fall in love, but he kills his girlfriend's tutor who wanted to rape her. At last he is killed himself by a hooligan, and the ship he wanted to go aboard to escape goes away without him
Ma vie en vrac by Pierre Brasseur( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les portes de la nuit by Marcel Carn( Visual )

29 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 43 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. Tells the stories of a street musician, an informer, and a member of French underground who has been having an affair with a wealthy married woman
La Guerre de mines by Pierre Brasseur( Book )

8 editions published in 1939 in French and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bell' Antonio by Mauro Bolognini( Visual )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De retour de Rome dans sa petite ville natale de Catane, le bel Antonio, que tout le monde prend pour un Don Juan, épouse Barbara une riche jeune fille. Malgré leur amour, le mariage ne peut être consommé par la faute d'Antonio devient connu de tous et de toutes
Goto, l'île d'amour( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 35 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
Kinder des Olymp by Marcel Carn( Visual )

15 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris im 19. Jahrhundert. Im Milieu der Diebe, Gaukler und Komödianten begegnen sich die schöne Garance, der Pantomime Debureau, der Schauspieler Frederic und der anarchistische Gauner Lacenaire. Garance verlässt Lacenaire und wendet sich dem träumerisch-poetischen Baptiste zu. In diesen ist aber auch Baptistes Kollegin Nathalie heimlich verliebt. Baptiste wird sehr schnell von dem selbstbewussten Frdric verdrängt. Schlielich verlieren beide Garance, die den Grafen de Monteray heiratet. Jahre später Inzwischen sind Baptiste und Frdric berühmt geworden und Baptiste ist verheiratet. Die Liebe holt beide wieder ein. Doch während Frdric sich schnell mit einer anderen tröstet, verlässt Baptiste wegen Garance Frau und Kind. Auch Lacenaire taucht wieder auf... (Quelle: Umschlag)
 
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Les yeux sans visage Eyes without a faceEyes without a face
Alternative Names
Brasseur, Pierre

Espinasse Pierre 1905-1972

Espinasse, Pierre-Albert 1905-1972

Pierre Brasseur 1905-1972 French actor

Pierre Brasseur attore francese

Pierre Brasseur francia sznsz

Pierre Brasseur Frans acteur

Pierre Brasseur fransk skdespelare

Pierre Brasseur fransk skodespelar

Pierre Brasseur fransk skuespiller

Pierre Brasseur franzsischer Schauspieler (1905-1972)

Пьер Брассёр

پیر براسور بازیگر فرانسوی

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Le roi de coeur King of heartsKing of hearts Le roi de coeurEyes without a face