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Caron, Leslie

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Works: 366 works in 1,030 publications in 8 languages and 21,055 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Biography  History  War films  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Dancer, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Singer, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
126 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,573 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
114 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,018 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Gaston finds out he prefers a young Parisian girl to be his wife rather than his mistress
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( visu )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,107 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
Father Goose ( visu )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 1,324 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 847 libraries worldwide
Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
Daddy long legs by Jean Negulesco( visu )
24 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( visu )
19 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 520 libraries worldwide
As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
Gene Kelly : anatomy of a dancer ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Looks at the life and career of Gene Kelly who revolutionized musical and movie dancing, making it accessible for all people. Features extended film clips, interviews with colleagues and critics and filmed interview segments from 1976 with Kelly
The Durrells in Corfu ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Based on author and naturalist Gerald Durrell's much-loved Corfu trilogy of novels, The Durrells sees impoverished but sparky widow Louisa Durrell make the radical decision to leave 1930s England in hopes of a better life for her children. As Louisa relocates her reluctant brood to a dilapidated house in the Greek sun, the Durrells face a whole new set of challenges as they meet new friends, rivals, lovers, and animals
Fanny ( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Fanny, a fishmonger's daughter with eyes for the barkeeper's son, Marius, has a powerful rival. Marius yearns for a life at sea, not one behind the bar in Marseilles with his blustery but devoted father Cesar. But after Fanny and Marius surrender to their desires, complications separate them, and a solution comes from an unlikely source: the wise, aging sailmaker Panisse
Damage by Louis Malle( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged man and his son's fiancee are entangled in an intensely erotic affair that is as irrestible as it is destructive
Courage mountain ( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 294 libraries worldwide
The further adventures of Heidi, the Swiss heroine loved by generations
Lili by Charles Walters( visu )
15 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 290 libraries worldwide
A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets, and their lonely puppeteer
Carola ( visu )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Legendary filmmaker Jean Renoir's suspenseful and romantic tale of a beautiful French actress struggling to avoid the deadly politics and forbidden passions of Nazi-occupied France
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
The Last of the Blonde Bombshells ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 284 libraries worldwide
"One has lost her marbles, another is dead. A third is in prison, a fourth the worse for liquor. A fifth has sworn off the devil's music and the sixth - Elizabeth - is daydreaming about reforming the band. As a teenager in the war years, Elizabeth was a sax-player with the Blond Bombshells, until a scandal blew the band apart. But now, some five decades later, encouraged by Patrick, an old rogue from her youth and no less of a rogue today, she sets off in search of the survivors with a dream of recreating their former glories"--Container
Le martyre de Saint Sébastien = [The martyrdom of St. Sebastian] by Claude Debussy( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien: Musique de scène sur le mystère en cinq actes de Gabriele d'Annunzio pour récitant, soli, choeur et orchestre
Brigadoon : original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Sound Recording )
31 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
Gigi original motion picture soundtrack by Frederick Loewe( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and German and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Complete motion picture soundtrack of the 1958 musical film Gigi, with the addition of three bonus tracks
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Caron, Leslie Claire Margaret 1931-
Lesli Karon
Leslia Caron
Leslie Caron actress
Leslie Caron aktorka francuska
Leslie Caron ballerina e attrice francese
Leslie Caron danseuse et actrice
Leslie Caron Frans acteur
Leslie Caron Frans actrice
Leslie Caron französische Tänzerin und Schauspielerin
Leslie Caronová
Leslie Caronová Francouzská herečka a tanečnice
Λέσλι Καρόν
Карон, Лесли
Лесли Карон
Леслі Карон
לסלי קארון
לסלי קארון שחקנית צרפתייה
لزلی کارون بازیگر و رقاص فرانسوی
레슬리 카론
レスリー・キャロン
李絲妮嘉儂
萊斯利·卡儂
Languages
English (394)
French (37)
Spanish (17)
German (13)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (1)
Esperanto (1)
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