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Geronimi, Jérôme

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Most widely held works by Jérôme Geronimi
Les Diaboliques = The devils by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

39 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense classic that influenced the 1960 movie, Psycho, by Alfred Hitchcock. Tells the story of a sadistic headmaster of a Parisian boarding school who is murdered by his wife and mistress, whom he has mistreated. The women dump his body in a swimming pool. When the pool is drained, the body has disappeared. Then come reports of sightings, terrifying his killers
Le salaire de la peur by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a squalid South American oil town, four desperate men sign on for a suicide mission to drive trucks loaded with nitroglycerin over a treacherous mountain route. As they ferry their explosive cargo to a faraway oil fire, each bump and jolt tests their courage, their friendship, and their nerves"--Container
Le Salaire de la peur by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of courage and cowardice in the face of almost insurmountable odds. After establishing the characters of the protagonists in a long prologue, director Clouzot follows them as they transport a cargo of nitroglycerin over a primitive mountain road to a conclusion of high suspense and final irony
La salaire de la peur = Wages of fear( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small, isolated, hot and dusty Central American village, there's only one thing to do: dream of getting out. An opportunity for escape presents itself, but only to those with nerves of steel. An American oil company has offered to pay big money to get two trucks loaded with nitroglycerin over to a well fire. The catch is that the unpaved terrain contains enough bumps and crags to make the unstable material explode, instantly killing the driver. Nonetheless, the company has many applicants hungry for work, and a quartet of the coolest are chosen. But even these stalwart men will discover that fear of their deadly payload can ignite even the most frozen emotions
Les espions( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A classic spy thriller set in a dilapidated psychiatric hospital. A down at heel doctor is offered a substantial sum of money by the US Military to shelter a new patient. Why? Who and what is he? Soon the hospital beds are filled with international spies all after the secrets held by the patient Dr. Malik is housing, a suspected physicist whose knowledge is very valuable."--Container
El Salario del miedo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spione am Werk( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lohn der Angst( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getsrandete Existenzen in Las Pietras in Venezuela, einer trostlosen Stadt am "Ende der Welt". Doch eines Tages gibt es eine Chance: Eine Ölquelle, 500km entfernt, ist in Brand geraten. Es gibt nur eine Möglichkeit, das Feuer zu löschen, nämlich eine Ladung Nitroglyzerin zu zünden. Dazu muss die explosive Ladung auf behelfsmässig hergerichteten Lastwagen zum Brandort gefahren werden. Ein Himmelfahrts-kommando durch unwegsames und völlig ungesichertes Gelände. Vier Männer gehen gegen eine Höchstbezahlung von 2000 Dollar das Risiko ein und wagen die gefährliche Fahrt, auf der jede Unebenheit die Ladung zur Explosion bringen kann... Eine Höllenfahrt, die einem den kalten Schweiss der Todesangst üner den Rücken jagt
Le salaire de la peur, roman by Georges Arnaud( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tense drama of courage, cowardice and failure set in South America. Four desperate men attempt to transport two truck-loads of nitroglycerine 300 miles to the site of an oil well fire
Le salaire de la peur by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An American oil company enlists four tough drifters for a high-paying suicide mission, transporting explosives across the rough terrain of Central America"--DVD sleeve
Las diabólicas = Les diaboliques( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El director de un colegio, el señor Delasalle, convive con su esposa y su amante, la profesora Horner. Pero las dos mujeres, cansadas de sufrir la constante tiranía y malos tratos del hombre que comparten, deciden que esa situación no puede continuar
Bajo los techos de París Sous les toits de Paris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un célebre mujeriego, Armande de la Verne apuesta que puede seducir a cualquier mujer. La elegida es la divorciada Marie-Louise Rivere. La amenaza de la guerra es el telón de fondo de las "maniobras" de seducción. Mientras intenta ganar la apuesta, el Don Juan se enamora locamente de la bella y decidida Marie-Louise (Las maniobras del amor)
Les espions by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le jeune docteur Malic qui dirige une clinique psychiatrique sordide et délabrée accepte contre une forte somme d'argent de recevoir un mystérieux malade, Alex. Dès lors, d'étranges personnages
Diabolique [from book "Celle qui n'était pas" by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac]( )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE GRAND MANEUVER( )

2 editions published in 1955 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rædslernes hus Les diaboliques( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michel er leder af en drengeskole, der ejes af hans hjertesvage kone Christina, som han underkuer. Michels elskerinde Nicole hjælper Christina med at myrde Michel, men den djævelsk udspekulerede plan får en uventet drejning
Das grosse Manöver( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El salario del miedo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La esposa de un magnate americano, que acompaña a su marido a Londres, es amenazada de muerte por una sospechosa y anónima voz (Un grito en la niebla)
Salario Del Miedo, El( )

1 edition published in 1953 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un grupo de camioneros son contratados para transportar un peligroso cargamento de nitroglicerina
Das große Manöver( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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