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Baur, Harry 1880-1943

Overview
Works: 133 works in 303 publications in 4 languages and 1,412 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Silent films  Monster films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Educational films  Internet videos  Historical films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Harry Baur
 
Most widely held works by Harry Baur
Les misérables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector, Javert, who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Poil de carotte by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François' mother, Madame Lepic, hates him and she nicknames him "Poil de Carotte" (carrot hair). His father is more interested in politics and hunting than he is in him. In spite of the affection of his godfather and his friend Mathilde, whom he calls his "fiancé," young Poil de Carotte contemplates suicide. On a particularly difficult day, he attempts to hang himself. Mr. Lepic saves his life just in time and understands he is partly to blame
Un carnet de bal by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other
Un Grand amour de Beethoven l'immortelle aímee by Abel Gance( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in French and German and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the years from 1801-1825, this is the story of how Beethoven falls in love with one of his students, Juliette, but she loves another, so he throws himself into his work. His hearing fails him off and on, and he plans to marry Therese, another student who is devoted to him, but he cannot. He loves Juliette. His hearing gone for good, he is very poor, and in the end he dies a pauper
David Golder by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

9 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Golder thinks that money can buy everything; he does not want to help his associate who takes his own life. His wife and his daughter live in luxury and would not imagine it any other way. The daughter displays no love, no tenderness, no human emotion at all. Later when she comes back to her desperate father, she will have the same behavior
Raymond Bernard by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wooden crosses: Film adaptation of an anti-war novel that follows a French regiment in World War I as it trudges from patriotism to disillusionment
La tête d'un homme by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willy Ferriere is dead broke and his mistress costs a lot. One day, he says in a café that he would give 100,000 francs to get rid of his wealthy aunt. Someone lets him know it's a deal. The aunt is murdered, and a poor chap is manipulated to be the perfect suspect. But Superintendent Maigret feels something is wrong
Volpone by Ben Jonson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volpone is a moral comedy. Volpone, a rich Venetian nobleman, with the assistance of his servant, Mosca, has devised a method for increasing his wealth by pretending that he is old and dying. Since he has no heirs, the plan is to encourage speculators to curry his favor by visiting him and bringing gifts in the expectation of being named in his will
Les Miserables( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by film critics around the world as the greatest screen adapation of Victor Hugo's mammoth nineteenth-century novel, Raymond Bernard's dazzling, nearly five-hour Les misérables is a breathtaking tour de force, unfolding with the depth and detail of its source. Featuring stunning art direction and cinematography and unforgettable performances by the exquisite Harry Baur (who died tragically during World War II), as Jean Valjean, and the legendary Charles Vanel, as Inspector Javert, Les misérables is one of the triumphs of French filmmaking
The Golem how he came into the world by Paul Wegener( Visual )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1994 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Golem was a popular medieval figure that originated in Talmudic lore. According to legend, this extraordinary powerful "body without a soul" was created in 1560 by Rabbi Judah Loew of Prague to protect and defend the Jewish ghetto. This film is set a generation later, when the Jews of Prague are threatened again. In spite of the efforts by the emperor Rudolf II to find and destroy him, the Golem is once again called upon by the Jewish community, this time to save their spiritual leader from execution."--Container
Prestuplenie i nakazanie Crime et chatiment = Crime and punishment by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Fyodor Dostoievsky's novel. Pierre Blanchar is the tormented student murderer Raskolnikov. He empasizes the tortured isolation and the near madness of the student
Les misérables by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector, Javert, who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Golgotha by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

7 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first sound film made about the life of Jesus of Nazareth, told without any undue flourishes
L'assassinat du Père Noël by Christian-Jaque( Visual )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un 24 décembre, dans un petit village de Savoie, le Père Noël est assassiné
Mollenard by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 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
Les cinq gentlemen maudits by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

4 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attempting to remove a woman's veil, five men on vacation in Morocco are placed under a curse by a sorcerer, who lists the order of their deaths. Then they begin to die, one by one
Les hommes nouveaux Die neuen Männer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-made businessman in colonial Morocco marries an aristocratic young French widow who falls in love with a French officer
La tragédie impériale by Marcel L'Herbier( Visual )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evocation romancée de la vie et de la fin tragique de Raspoutine, pendant le règne du Tsar Nicolas II de Russie
Les Miserables( Visual )

2 editions published in 1934 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by film critics around the world as the greatest screen adapation of Victor Hugo's mammoth nineteenth-century novel, Raymond Bernard's dazzling, nearly five-hour Les misérables is a breathtaking tour de force, unfolding with the depth and detail of its source. Featuring stunning art direction and cinematography and unforgettable performances by the exquisite Harry Baur (who died tragically during World War II), as Jean Valjean, and the legendary Charles Vanel, as Inspector Javert, Les misérables is one of the triumphs of French filmmaking
 
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Alternative Names
Baur Henri 1880-1943

Baur, Henri-Marie 1880-1943

Baur, Henri-Marie Rodolphe 1880-1943

Harry Baur francia színész

Harry Baur Frans acteur (1880-1943)

Harry Baur fransk skådespelare

Harry Baur fransk skodespelar

Harry Baur fransk skuespiller

Harry Baur französischer Schauspieler

Harry Baur French actor

Гарри Бор

Гаррі Бор Французький актор

Хари Бор

בור, הארי 1880-1943

בור, הרי 1880-1943

هری باور بازیگر فرانسوی

Languages
French (154)

English (6)

German (3)

Italian (2)