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Orly Films

Overview
Works: 50 works in 130 publications in 5 languages and 2,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1995.9.F67, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Orly Films
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( Visual )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in French and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The attempts of Indochina to free itself from French rule in the 1930's is transposed on the relationship between a French mother and her adopted Indochinese daughter who both fall in the with the same man
Zui hao de shi guang Three times by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Chinese and English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rapturous and beautiful love story set in three different eras - a pool hall in 1966, a 1911 brothel, and present-day Taipei. The director brings to life the culture of each period as the tales unfold
Qianxi manbo Millennium mambo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working as a hostess in a trendy bar, a young beauty finds herself mercilessly torn between two men: Hao-hao, her neurotic and jealous live-in boyfriend, and Jack, the mysterious and enterprising gangster who may be her undoing. Chronicles the fleeting, finite blooming of a young woman
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ol era escritor. Creia escribir sobre el futuro, pero en realidad era el pasado. En su novela, un misterioso tren salia de cuando en cuando con direccion al aǫ 2046. Todos los que subIan a el lo hacIan con el mismo proposito: recobrar los recuerdos perdidos. Se decia que en 2046 nada cambiaba. Nadie sabia a ciencia cierta si eso era verdad, porque ninguno de los que viajaron regreso jamas. Con una excepcion. ol estuvo allI. Se marcho voluntariamente. Queria cambiar".--filmAFFINITY
L'accompagnatrice The accompanist ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in French and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Paris during the brutal winter of 1942, Sophie, a 20-year-old pianist, leaves constant hunger and deprivation behind when she is hired as accompanist to the beautiful, gifted and privileged classical singer, Irene Brice. In time, Sophie becomes a self-effacing martyr who develops a love-hate relationship with Irene, and in always deferring, misses her own chance for happiness
Fast food, fast women by Amos Kollek( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On her 35th birthday, Bella, an overworked waitress, is set up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of two. One of Bella's regulars, a long time widow, responds to an ad and meets Emily. Soon, however, a random encounter changes Bella's life in a way she could never have imagined
La Petite voleuse The little thief ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in French and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1950, Jeanine Castang a 16 ans et vit avec son oncle et sa tante dans une petite ville du centre de la France. Après avoir été arrêtée pour vol par les gendarmes, elle quitte sa famille et s'engage comme bonne dans un quartier chic. Avide de rejoindre le monde des adultes, elle perd sa virginité et devient la maîtresse d'un professeur quadragénaire complètement subjugué par sa fraîcheur. Peu de temps après, Jeanine rencontre Raoul, un kleptomane comme elle. Les deux jeunes gens vont faire une escapade ensemble
New world ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patrick, who worships all things American, comes of age in a small village near a U.S. military base. Patrick is living a pleasant French life surround by a happy family and a lovely girlfriend. One day, by accident, he meets an American soldier who will change his life forever. The soldier introduces Patrick to American music, fun, freedom and women. Patrick decides to follow his dream of becoming a drummer and falls in love with an American girl. Patrick is heartbroken when his if faced with the reality that there is a price to pay for living the American way
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1817 un homme loqueteux se présente chez l'avoué Derville et déclare être le colonel Chabert, qu'on croyait décédé à la guerre dix ans plus tôt. Constatant que son interlocuteur dit la vérité, l'avoué se charge de légaliser son retour à la vie publique en tentant d'obtenir de l'ex-épouse de celui-ci la fortune considérable qui lui revient. Remariée à un comte et désormais mère, la "veuve" est cependant réticente à l'idée de partager ses biens et craint surtout que son second mariage ne soit annulé; chose qui arrangerait son nouvel époux, dont l'avancement est compromis par cette union avec une sympathisante de l'ancien régime
Too beautiful for you by Bertrand Blier( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernard est un homme comblé. Il est riche, a deux beaux enfants et, surtout, il est marié à Florence, une femme irréprochable, d'une beauté parfaite. Comment comprendre alors, qu'il es sente irrésistiblement attiré par sa nouvelle secrétaire, Colette, une fille "sympa" mais des plus ordinaires. Une folle liaison débutera pourtant entre eux, au risque de tout perdre
Millennium mambo by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working as a hostess in a trendy bar, a young beauty finds herself mercilessly torn betwen two men: Hao-hao, her neurotic and jealous live-in boyfriend, and Jack, the mysterious and enterpirsing gangster who may be her undoing. Chronicles the fleeting, finite blooming of a young woman
Les fugitifs by Francis Veber( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bank robber (Depardieu) is released from prison, only to find himself caught in another robbery situation as he is trying to open an account at a bank
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rare book dealer is hired to locate the remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
Le ciel, les oiseaux et - ta mère! by Djamel Bensalah( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Youssef, Christophe, Stéphane et Mike sont quatre copains de Saint-Denis. Aujourdhui : direction Biarritz pour 3 semaines de vacances. Cest la première fois quils quittent leur cité et ils nont quune idée en tête : plage, drague et fiestas ! Effectivement, les vacances tournent vite au délire
Zui hao de shi guang = Three times by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trois époques, trois couples, deux mêmes comédiens : Hou Hsiao Hsien livre avec "Three Times" trois histoires en une oeuvre intime et envoûtante, où il revisite ses souvenirs personnels ainsi que son propre cinéma, de "Good Men, Good Women" à "Millennium Mambo" en passant par "Les Fleurs de Schanghai". Il en résulte un magnifique film à trois temps sur l'élan passionnel, la perte et la nostalgie où brillent Shu Qi et Chang Chen, les deux révélations asiatiques de ce début de siècle
L'accompagnatrice by Claude Miller( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An awkward young pianist sacrifices her own chance at happiness by living in the dark shadow cast by a collaborator and his unfaithful wife in Nazi-occupied Paris
Springtime in a small town Xiao cheng zhi chun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic drama set in a bomb-scarred Chinese town in the aftermath of World War II, the film tells the story of the passionless marriage of the ailing Liyan and his beautiful wife Yuwen. Their lives are disturbed by the arrival of Liyan's old school friend, Zhichen, a cultivated doctor from Shanghai, who was the teenage love of Yuwen
Le plus beau métier du monde by Gérard Lauzier( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afin de se rapprocher de ses enfants qui vivent avec son ex-femme, le professeur d'histoire Laurent Monier quitte sa paisible province et son lycée huppé pour s'installer dans un HLM de la banlieue parisienne. Il va même jusqu'à accepter un poste dans un lycée turbulent. Il hérite alors d'une classe formée d'élèves particulièrement difficiles. Dans ce nouvel environnement miné par la violence, Laurent est heureusement épaulé par sa jeune collègue Radia. Mais Laurent s'attire vite des ennuis lorsqu'un jour il s'emporte et gifle un élève au comportement inqualifiable
La petite voleuse by Claude Miller( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1950, une petite ville de centre de la France" title screen. Janine Castang, 16 ans, vit chez sa tante Léa, depuis que sa mère l'a abandonnée. Pour mettre un peu de sel dans sa vie, elle commet des petits larcins chez le curé ou dans les magasins. Prise en faute après avoir dérobé de la lingerie, elle affirme aux gendarmes son désir de travailler et se fait embaucher comme bonne chez un couple de bourgeois, les Longuet. Au cinéma, elle fait un soir la connaissance d'un homme marié, Michel. Comme celui-ci hésite à devenir son amant, Janine offre sa virginité à un ouvrier de passage. Elle rencontre bientôt Raoul, un garçon de son âge, aussi peu respectueux qu'elle de la propriété
Millennium mambo Qian xi man bo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working as a hostess in a trendy bar, a young beauty finds herself mercilessly torn betwen two men: Hao-hao, her neurotic and jealous live-in boyfriend, and Jack, the mysterious and enterpirsing gangster who may be her undoing. Chronicles the fleeting, finite blooming of a young woman
 
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Alternative Names
Paradis-Orly Films.
Languages
French (49)
Chinese (20)
English (14)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
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