WorldCat Identities

Jessua, Alain

Overview
Works: 58 works in 103 publications in 6 languages and 179 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Monster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Romance films 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of dialog, Adapter, Scenarist, Restager , Author of screenplay, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Musician, Conceptor, Film editor, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alain Jessua
Traitement de choc by Alain Jessua( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce sourire-là by Alain Jessua( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Roman d'amour. Roman psychologique (intime)
Petit ange : roman by Alain Jessua( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traitement de choc by Alain Jessua( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helene Masson soigne une déception sentimentale dans un institut de thalassothérapie appartenant au docteur Devillers. Elle s'apercoit peu a peu que le personnel de service de l'institut, composé de jeunes Portugais, a un comportement pour le moins bizarre. De plus le Docteur Devillers fait de bien étranges expériences dans son établissement
Armaguedon by Alain Jessua( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un modeste artisan hérite d'une grosse somme d'argent. Devenu riche, il estime qu'il est temps que l'on parle de lui. Cependant, les moyens qu'il utilise pour devenir célèbre le rendent dangereux pour la société
Crèvecoeur : roman by Alain Jessua( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie à l'envers by Alain Jessua( Visual )

5 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Denner stars in this wise and joyous look at the life of a Paris real estate developer who feels compelled to withdraw from his seemingly perfect life. Married to a flighty model, and surrounded by events which have lost their importance, this executive's slide into "insane" detachment is provocatively poised by filmmaker Jessua not as a tragedy but as an admirable choice."--Container
La vie à l'envers : roman by Alain Jessua( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeu de massacre( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An author of pulp comic book adventures and his illustrator/wife are intrigued by an obviously depraved young rich man who claims to have lived out the adventures depicted in their comics. When they visit the young man's villa and discover his wealth, they are inspired to create new adventures with their newfound, wealthy friend as the hero. The young man unfortunately takes the new stories more seriously than anticipated and begins living the stories out - catching up the artist and his wife in the adventures."--Container
Frankenstein 90( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yet another descendent of Victor Frankenstein has brought a creature to life, this time in modern-day France. Frank has been taught how to use a fork, drive a car, and discuss philosophy, but is still lonely for a bride
Un jardin au paradis : roman by Alain Jessua( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luchshie filʹmy s uchastiem Alena Delona( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les chiens by Alain Jessua( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune médecin vient de s'installer en region parisienne. Nombre de ses patients consultent apres avoir été victimes de morsures. Il apprend que, pour se protéger des agressions nocturnes, les habitants ont acheté des chiens de garde
Screen Icons: Alain Delon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradis pour tous by Alain Jessua( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earrings of madame de by Max Ophuls( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Necesitada de fondos para cubrir sus cuantiosos gastos, una condesa vende unos pendientes que le regaló su marido, diciendo a éste que se han extraviado. El joyero, indiscreto, comenta al conde lo sucedido, y le vende las alhajas que, tras distintos avatares, llegarán a manos de un diplomático italiano
Bref séjour parmi les hommes : roman by Alain Jessua( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les chiens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeu de massacre by Alain Jessua( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pierre est l'auteur de bandes dessinées que sa femme Jacqueline illustre. Ils acceptent l'invitation d'un admirateur mythomane, Bob, dans sa ville de Neuchâtel. Bob va servir de modèle pour le héros de leur prochain ouvrage, "Le tueur de Neuchâtel"
Traitement de choc( Recording )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Miscellaneous languages and Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.81 (from 0.43 for Luchshie f ... to 0.98 for Les chiens ...)

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Alternative Names
Alain Jessua Film director, Screenwriter

Alain Jessua Frans filmregisseur

Alain Jessua französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Ален Жессюа

אלן יסואה

آلن ژوسوا فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان فرانسوی

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