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Giovanni, José 1923-2004

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Publications by José Giovanni, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by José Giovanni
Le trou = The hole by Jacques Becker( visu )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and held by 399 libraries worldwide
In a Paris prison cell, five convicts use every ounce of tenacity and ingenuity in an elaborate attempt to tunnel to freedom--unaware that a traitor may be among them
Le deuxième souffle by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
17 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 358 libraries worldwide
A French criminal, recently escaped from prison and trying to pull off a robbery, finds himself being chased by an inspector
Classe tous risques by Claude Sautet( visu )
20 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Exiled from France for his exploits, underworld kingpin Abel Davos has been living for nearly a decade in Milan, even acquiring a family. In spite of the death sentence hanging over his head, Davos wants to return with them to France. His old mob cronies have gone bourgeois and affluent, reluctant to help, sending just one young thief, Eric Stark, to his aid. An exploration of the importance of loyalty and honor among thieves, this film shows exactly what it is stand-up guys stand up for. Stark is the only one of the Parisian gangsters who understands the code they have forgotten, and does his best to live by it
Deux hommes dans la ville by José Giovanni( visu )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 121 libraries worldwide
After an early release from prison, an ex-safe cracker finds honest work and a new love. But when a vengeful cop begins to stalk him, and his ex-gang tries to lure him back, his determination to go straight is pushed to the breaking point
The break; a novel by José Giovanni( Book )
43 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Le deuxième souffle by José Giovanni( Book )
32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Condamné à perpette, le vieux Gu s'arrache au trou en beauté, remonte à Paris mettre de l'ordre dans ses affaires
Alain Delon 5-film collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
La Piscine: Lovers Marianne and Jean-Paul spend their vacation in a villa near St.-Tropez. The main feature of the villa is a swimming pool, stage for most of the action. After a visit Marianne invites former lover Harry and his teenage daughter Penelope to stay. Tension between the grown-ups rises especially when Jean-Paul seduces Penelope. The consequences are deadly
Les aventuriers by José Giovanni( Book )
28 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Un grand roman d'aventures qui a inspiré deux films à Robert Enrico et à José Giovanni lui-même
Il avait dans le cœur des jardins introuvables : roman by José Giovanni( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in French and Japanese and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman personnel
Meurtre au sommet by José Giovanni( Book )
12 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"L'action se passe en Rhône-Alpes (Chamonix, Haute-Savoie)
Le musher by José Giovanni( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Qui est ce Dan Murphy qui traverse l'Alaska au seuil de l'hiver ? Il va tenter de gagner l'impossible épreuve, l'Iditarod, une course de traîneaux tirés par les chiens sur 1.800 kilomètres
La mort du poisson rouge : roman by José Giovanni( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Dans le jardin des mots by Jacqueline de Romilly( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
"L'auteur essaie de nous faire partager son amour de la langue française et de nous en donner le goût. C'est-à-dire qu'elle insiste plus sur les beautés de cette langue que sur les dangers qui la menacent. A partir d'un mot qu'elle a choisi, elle cherche à en préciser le sens, la valeur correcte, l'étymologie, ainsi que l'évolution qui, en fonction des changements de la société, des découvertes scientifiques, ou des réflexions des écrivains, a chargé ces mots de nuances nouvelles. S'il existe des inventions inutiles et pédantes, qui ne sont en réalité que des fautes portées par une mode souvent précaire, il existe aussi des changements qui reflètent notre histoire et notre pensée
Le pardon du Grand Nord : roman by José Giovanni( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Au Canada, Dan Tremblay, instructeur d'une organisation de réinsertion des délinquants qui les conduit dans le Grand Nord, démissionne après la mort accidentelle d'un jeune qu'il encadrait. A Yellowknife, il rencontre Samson, jeune Inuit qui veut la mort de son frère qu'il accuse du viol de sa femme. Alors qu'il est réintégré dans ses fonctions, Tremblay décide d'emmener les deux frères ennemis
Classe tous risques by José Giovanni( Book )
18 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Quand on a été un caïd et qu'on se retrouve les flics au train, fauché comme les blés, avec deux gosses à charge, on peut toujours essayer de s'adresser aux copains
Mon ami le traître by José Giovanni( Book )
11 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in French and Dutch and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Récit dramatique français (1977) relevant de l'espionnage. Un jeune délinquant collabore avec les Allemands pour sauver sa vie mais se rachète par la suite en servant son pays
Les chemins fauves : roman by José Giovanni( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Taraf et Mélissa, jumeaux, gitans, ont reçu la beauté et l'intelligence en partage. Ils marchent ainsi, sur les chemins "fauves", depuis la pauvre roulotte de leur naissance jusqu'aux croisières de luxe et aux palaces. Il y pêchent des couples de nantis. Taraf s'occupe de la femme et Mélissa de l'homme. Il les dépouillent au sentiment. Mais le destin met une équipe de gangsters sur leur chemin
Le clan des siciliens by Henri Verneuil( visu )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in French and English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A thief, having escaped from jail, teams up with an aging Sicilian eager to make one last coup--a heist of some valuable diamonds in Venice
Un vengeur est passé : roman by José Giovanni( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Der gangsterboss : kriminalroman by José Giovanni( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Damiani, Joseph 1923-2004
Dzhovanni, Zhoze 1923-2004
Giovanni, José
Giovanni, Jose 1923-2004
José Giovanni francouzský režisér
José Giovanni francuski reżyser filmowy i pisarz
José Giovanni Frans filmregisseur (1923-2004)
José Giovanni französisch-schweizerischer Schriftsteller und Filmemacher
José Giovanni French film director
José Giovanni scrittore, sceneggiatore e regista francese
Žovanni, Žoze 1923-2004
Джованни, Хосе
Խոսե Ջովաննի
지오바니, 호세 1923-2004
ジョヴァンニ, ジョゼ
ジョゼ・ジョヴァンニ
ジョバンニ, J.
ジョバンニ, ジョゼ
Languages
French (215)
Spanish (23)
German (10)
English (9)
Dutch (8)
Vietnamese (5)
Japanese (4)
Italian (3)
Finnish (3)
Polish (2)
Catalan (2)
Czech (2)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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