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Herrand, Marcel

Overview
Works: 79 works in 163 publications in 5 languages and 1,919 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Interviews  Fiction  History  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Dedicator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Marcel Herrand
 
Most widely held works by Marcel Herrand
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in French and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story which revolves around theater in 19th century Paris, and the love between the mime Debureau and the beautiful courtesan Garance who is also loved by an aristocrat, a criminal, and an actor
Les visiteurs du soir by Marcel Carné( Visual )
7 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in French and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Fanfan la Tulipe by Christian-Jaque( Visual )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charming rogue Fanfan flits from one adventure to the other after evading marriage by joining the army in the midst of the Seven Years' War. He's motivated less by patriotism than by a consultation with Adeline, a voluptuous phony fortuneteller who promises that he will find glory in the army, even win the hand of King Louis XV's daughter. Herself the daughter of a recruiting sergeant, Adeline is a charlatan, but the irrepressible Fanfan sets about fulfilling his "destiny," even as his would-be soothsayer finds herself falling in love with him. Flirting and fighting, trouble reliably finds Fanfan, who just as reliably evades it
L'Histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )
7 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in 1918, this ballet is a response to the chaos and misery of World War One. The work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell the story of a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil
Fanfan, der Husar ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les derniers jours de Pompéi by Marcel L'Herbier( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : En l'an 79 à POmpéi, Lysias et Hélène tombent amoureux. Le tuteur d'Hélène, grand prêtre d'Isis, veut les séparer. Pour cela, il tente de faire boire à Lysias un philtre d'amour, mais une jeune esclave menace de tout révéler. Ne pouvant la faire taire, le grand prêtre latue et s'arrange pour faire accuser Lysias qui est condamné aux lions. Lorsque se réveille le Vésuve..."
Les mystères de Paris by Jacques de Baroncelli( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1830, a nobleman disguises himself as a local resident of the slums of Paris to find his long-lost illegitimate daughter
Ruy Blas by Victor Hugo( Visual )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un homme du peuple, amoureux de sa reine, devient un homme puissant mais se sacrifie pour ne pas compromettre la souveraine
Les Chouans by Henri Calef( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Marquis de Montauran, ex expatriate who returns to France, is at the heart of the revolt of the Chouans (Royalists during the French Revolution). At his side is the intrepid Madame de Gua. Their path crosses that of Marie de Verneuil, an ardent republican. She quickly falls in love with the Marquis and is then asked to betray the Chouans
Impasse des deux anges by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )
3 editions published between 1948 and 1995 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une ancienne actrice, Marianne, est victime d'un cambriolage le soir de son riche mariage. Un des malfaiteurs l'a aimée jadis. Elle le suit. Amours impossibles : le bandit est tué
Piaf of Paris by Edith Piaf( Recording )
in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Etoile sans lumière by Marcel Blistène( Visual )
5 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the dawn of the talking films era, Stella Dora, a top silent film star, fears that her career is in jeopardy. Her manager discovers Madeleine, a maid with an amazing voice, and decides to use her voice in place of Stalla Dora's. Madeleine is sworn to secrecy, but the truth is revealed with disastrous results
Les rarissimes de Fernand Oubradous Stravinsky, Mozart, Grétry by Fernand Oubradous( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le comte de Monte-Cristo by Robert Vernay( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison. After a daring escape, Dantes flees to the island of Monte Cristo, where he finds a treasure bequeathed to him by a dying fellow inmate. Using these riches, he assumes a new identity and devises a plan of vengeance upon all those who betrayed him
Children of paradise Les enfants du paradis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the theatre district of early 19th-century Paris, this film re-creates a glittering world of back-stage life. Garance, a stunning and elusive courtesan, is loved by four men - the mime D bureau, the ambitions actor Lemaître, the nihilistic villain Lacenaire, and the snobbish aristocrat Monteray
Les Chouans by Henri Calef( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1779. Le Marquis de Montauran (Jean Marais), émigré revenu en France, est l'âme de la révolte de Chouans. A ses côtés, une intrépide amazone royaliste, Madame de gua (madeleine Robinson). Leur route croise celle de Marie de Verneuil (Madeleine LeBeau), ardente républicaine. Marie ne tarde pas à tomber amoureuse du marquis et doit trahir les siens quand ils lui demandent de le supprimer. Commence alors un impossible amour entre les deux jeunes gens...Immense succés qui a installé Jean Marais en Héros noble et populaire dans le coeur des français. Le film retranscrit l'ambiance de guerre civile qui régnait en france à la Libération tout en réussissant un formidable divertissement
Fanfan-Ti︠u︡lʹpan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Russian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film is set in France during the Seven Years' War. As the film begins, Fanfan (Gérard Philipe) is a charming, attractive young man who is trying to escape a shotgun marriage. At this vulnerable point in his life, he is approached by the daughter of a recruiting officer, Adeline, (played by Gina Lollobrigida) who tells him that if he joins the army, he will find fame, fortune, and will marry the king's daughter. Accordingly he joins the army, only to discover that she made the whole thing up in order for her father to get a recruiting bonus. Nevertheless, encouraged by a series of improbable circumstances, he accepts her prediction as his destiny. A series of events ensues which shows off to great advantage his athleticism and leadership ability. As the film progresses, we become aware of a developing attraction between himself and Adeline which however conflicts with his perceived "destiny" of marrying a king's daughter
Chanson der Liebe (Etoile sans lumière) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La P ... respectueuse by Jean-Paul Sartre( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a French concept of the racial situation in the American South in the 1950's. An innocent black man is murdered by a drunken son of a senator, with a prostitute as witness
Vulture ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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French (76)
German (10)
Russian (3)
English (1)
Italian (1)
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