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Ronet, Maurice 1927-1983

Overview
Works: 174 works in 738 publications in 8 languages and 4,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Horror films  Film noir  Romance films  New wave films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Adapter, Restager , Director, Compiler, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Maurice Ronet
Plein soleil Purple noon by René Clément( Visual )

88 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Ripley is employed by wealthy Mr. Greenleaf to bring back his playboy son Philippe, but instead they become firm friends and enjoy a luxurious life in the company of Philippe's fiancee Marge and her friend Freddie. When Mr. Greenleaf decides the mission has failed and cuts off Tom's funds he takes drastic action to maintain his new-found life of luxury
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud by Louis Malle( Visual )

118 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and fear produce death in this murder drama. The plot to murder his lover's husband backfires when Tavernier is charged with two other murders
Le feu follet by Louis Malle( Visual )

69 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After garnering international acclaim for such seminal crowd-pleasers as The Lovers and Zazie dans le métro, Louis Malle gave his fans a shock with The Fire Within (Le feu follet), a penetrating study of individual and social inertia. Maurice Ronet (Elevator to the Gallows), in an implosive, haunted performance, plays Alain Leroy, a self-destructive writer who resolves to kill himself and spends the next twenty-four hours trying to reconnect with a host of wayward friends. Unsparing in its portrait of Alain's inner turmoil and shot with remarkable clarity, The Fire Within is one of Malle's darkest and most personal films
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

38 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears. He plans a confrontation with the younger man, Victor, but too late, Victor's been killed! Now to preserve his lifestyle, Charles must cover it all up and life must seem to go on as before
Casta diva a romanticized biography of Bellini by Carmine Gallone( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film offers an account of Bellini from his days as a student at the Naples conservatory through the premiere of Norma."--Container
La balance by Bob Swaim( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a police informant is gunned down, a determined vice cop must recruit a new stool pigeon--one that can finally take down the unassailable mob boss. The line between the cops and gangsters becomes blurred as Dédé, a charismatic pimp, is forced to 'rat out' his former boss and nemesis, the elusive Massina
Lost command by Mark Robson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lieutenant Colonel Pierre Raspeguy leads his defeated and humiliated French army out of Indochina, he learns that he's been relieved of all command. A French Countess finagles a new position for him in Algeria and he persuades two wartime buddies to join him in shaping up a rag-tag unit. Raspeguy is forced to confront an Arab terrorist and launches a bloody battle against Segal's rebel forces
La ronde by Max Ophuls( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of "La Ronde" directed by Norman Campbell with members of the National Ballet of Canada and the National Ballet of Canada Orchestra
The stepfather by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her mother in a car accident, a fourteen-year old girl had to choose whether to live with her father or stepfather. She has no desire to live with her father but has a strong sexual desire to live with her stepfather
Carve her name with pride by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story of Violette Szabo, a young British widow of a French officer, who braved death while working for the French Resistance in World War II
How sweet it is! by O. C Smith( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hendersons are sailing for Europe, and bound for a marital mix-up that has husband and wife hilariously entangled - and reconciled - in a bordello brouhaha
Brigitte Bardot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two weeks in September: A wife is torn between two lovers, her older husband and a much younger man
Who's got the black box? La route de corinthe( Visual )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a NATO worker is mudered all eyes point to his widow as the killer. But she's innocent and will do anything to prove it and avenge her husband's death
Swimming pool by François Ozon( Visual )

41 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a powerful story of lust and intrigue. Two lovers are enjoying a sensual vacation on the French Riviere, but their holiday is disturbed when they receive an unexpected visit from the woman's former lover
Cry of the heart Le cri du coeur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love is hard, especially for a single mother with a spoiled child in the mix. When the home is torn apart by divorce, it seems like the end of the world, but when broken hearts mend and a single mother tries to start anew, she faces the resentment of her son and the prejudices of society. Can she begin a new life as her boy struggles with his teenage, sexual fascinations?
The Sphinx( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined young anthropologist has come across a clue leading to a long-forgotten royal tomb. And she pays no mind to the notion that Egypt's last undiscovered treasure may carry a curse and perhaps that there may be some black marketeers eager to sustain the illusion of such a curse in a fashion as terrifying as any scary ancient legend
La femme écarlate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vrouw besluit, bedrogen door haar geliefe, hem te doden en daarna zelfmoord te plegen. Zij ontmoet een nieuwe liefde, maar volhardt in haar beslissing
Mi ultimo tango by Luis Cesar Amadori( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in Spanish and Polish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A light and lively musical comedy in which Sarita Montiel is forced by events to impersonate a famous Spanish singer in Argentina, eventually finding romance with her own impresario, and friendship with a new-born star who would later become "King of the Tango" in his country
Carmen la de ronda by Tulio Demicheli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man's burning love, which alone can inspire him to seek a woman who is love, hate, passion, treachery and surrender: Carmen
Le métier de comédien : entretiens avec Hervé Le Boterf by Maurice Ronet( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in French and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lost command
Alternative Names
Maurice Ronet attore, regista e scrittore francese

Maurice Ronet Frans acteur

Maurice Ronet Französischer Schauspieler

Maurice Ronet French actor

Robinet, Maurice 1927-1983

Robinet, Maurice Julien Marie 1927-1983

Роне, Морис

موریس رونه بازیگر و کارگردان فرانسوی

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The stepfather