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Caron, Leslie

Works: 331 works in 871 publications in 8 languages and 20,109 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Musical settings  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Motion picture music  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Singer, Author of introduction, Dancer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Leslie Caron
Publications by Leslie Caron
Most widely held works by Leslie Caron
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( visu )
100 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,551 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Gigi by Jacqueline Audry( visu )
93 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,042 libraries worldwide
A musical set in Paris in which a girl trained as a high society courtesan falls in love with the rich and handsome man about town, Gaston
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 2,021 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 )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 1,334 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 )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 878 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 Fred Astaire( visu )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 713 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
Gigi original motion picture soundtrack by Frederick Loewe( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Complete motion picture soundtrack of the 1958 musical film Gigi, with the addition of three bonus tracks
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( visu )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and French and held by 506 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 453 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 )
1 edition 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
Fanny ( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and German and held by 361 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
Courage mountain ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
The further adventures of Heidi, the Swiss heroine loved by generations
Lili by Charles Walters( visu )
21 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
A shy, young orphan is befriended by a group of carnival puppets
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( visu )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 286 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
Damage by Louis Malle( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 278 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
Le martyre de Saint Sébastien [The martyrdom of St. Sebastian] by Claude Debussy( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 273 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
Dangerous moves ( visu )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Two ambitious men and two world powers meet face to face in a highly charged World Chess Championship where only one of them can achieve fame and power. Winner of Academy Award for Best Foreign Film, 1984. Starring Michel Piccoli, Liv Ullmann, Leslie Caron, and Alexandre Arbat
Carola ( visu )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 239 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
QB VII ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A Polish expatriate doctor living in England sues an American writer for libel when the writer accuses him of carrying out criminal medical activities for the Nazis during World War II
Vengeance by Leslie Caron( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in French and English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
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Caron, Leslie Claire Margaret 1931-
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