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Perez, Vincent 1962-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 60 publications in 4 languages and 3,111 library holdings
Roles: Actor
Classifications: pn1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vincent Perez
Indochine ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in French and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Set in French Indochina in the 1930s as the Vietnamese begin to rebel against French colonialism. Dramatizes the last years of French rule through the relationship between plantation owner Éliane, French by birth but born and raised in Indochina, and her adopted daughter Camille, an orphaned Annamese princess who becomes a Vietnamese revolutionary and representative at the Geneva Conference after having a child by French officer Jean-Baptiste, Éliane's past lover.
Cyrano de Bergerac ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Cyrano is a brilliant but hideously ugly poet, trying to get his true love, Roxanne.
Queen of the damned ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign.
La reine Margot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in French and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Thrown into a political marriage of convenience by her ruthlessly power-hungry family, the beautiful Margot soon finds herself hopelessly drawn into their murderous affairs. It's then she realizes her only hope of escape lies somewhere between the heroic soldier who loves her and the enemy husband who could save her.
Le Bossu ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in French and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Lagadere, a superb swordsman, vows to avenge the murder of his dashing friend, the Duke of Nevers. He is left to raise the Duke's daughter as his own and to restore her inheritance.
The secret ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Hannah and Benjamin are a happily married couple whose love is tested in ways they never could have imagined. When Hannah is killed in a car accident, the couple's strong bond may be responsible for an unusual twist of fate that keeps their love alive.
Le temps retrouvé Time regained ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Set in 1922, this film opens with Marcel Proust on his deathbed, looking through old photos and remembering his past. His own experiences gradually give way to the characters in his novel.
Time regained Le temps retrouvé ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Frankenstein ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
A mad scientist attempts to create a race of genetic super-beings to replace humanity.
Bride of the wind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Like moths to a flame, the greatest artistic talents of turn-of-the-century Europe were drawn to Alma, a remarkable muse who ignited desires that translated into masterpieces of art, music, and literature. Based on the true story of untamed passions and inspirations that drove her to inspire the hearts and minds of composer Gustav Mahler, painter Oskar Kokoschka, architect Walter Gropius and novelist Franz Werfel, who helped her become a respected composer herself.
Shot through the heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Two close friends find themselves on opposite sides when war breaks out in Yugoslavia.
Gothika ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Gothika: Dr. Miranda Grey is a brilliant criminal psychologist. However, after an automobile accident, she wakes up only to find that she has been convicted for the murder of her husband, Doug. With only fragmented memories of the alleged crime, she begins to dig deeper into her husband's past. Meanwhile, she is being haunted by the ghost of a girl called Rachel who is seemingly trying to convey a message to her with the phrase "not alone." As Miranda learns more about her husband with clues from Rachel, she realizes that Doug was not who he seemed at all.
Cyrano de Bergerac ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves.
Fanfan la tulipe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In this remake of the 1952 film of the same name, a young adventurer joins the army of Louis XV, after being convinced that doing so will eventually enable him to marry one of the king's daughters.
The Crow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Crow: Exactly one year after a young rock guitarist and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, he returns, watched over by a hypnotic crow, to seek revenge.
Je reste ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
...Ou de la difficulté de se débarrasser d'un mari qui refuse de quitter le domicile conjugal. C'est le problème de Marie-Do, confrontée à l'incroyable obsession de Bertrand, époux têtu mais malin qui sait que rien dans la loi ne peut contraindre un conjoint à abandonner son foyer contre son gré. Grâce à Antoine, amant charmeur mais déconcertant, Marie-Do vient de découvrir des horizons de liberté qu'elle ne soupçonnait pas...
Il viaggio di Capitan Fracassa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"the plot involves a nobleman (down on his luck in the south) who swallows his pride long enough to join a troup of travelling actors (at the time, denied the right of burial), for a trip to Paris. Fortunately, despite being in the sticks, his tutor at sword fighting was the best." -- IMDb.
La Reine Margot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"In the midst of France's late 16th-century religious wars, Margot is thrown into a political marriage by her ruthlessly power-hungry family. When she finds herself hopelessly drawn into their murderous affairs, she realizes that her only hope of escape lies somewhere between the heroic soldier who loves her and the enemy husband who could save her."--Container.
Fanfan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dans la France du XVIIIe siècle, Fanfan, un jeune aventurier intrèpide et fougueux, s'engage dans l'armée du roi. En route vers le campement, il fait fuir des brigands qui tentaient de dévaliser le carosse de Madame du Pompadour et d'Henriette, la fille du roi. Il y voit un signe du destin et tente alors de déjouer un complot historique.
Le Bossu ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A swashbuckling French film set in the early 1700's. Lagardere is a former street urchin who becomes a best friend to the Duke of Nevers. When the Duke's heir and evil cousin, Gonzague slays the Duke for his fortune, the dying Nevers asks Lagardere to avenge him, however long it may take.
 
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Languages
French (33)
English (24)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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