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Herrmann, Bernard 1911-1975

Works: 1,356 works in 3,110 publications in 9 languages and 46,926 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Fiction  Interviews  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Television adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Performer, Consultant, Actor, Musician, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Director, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( visu )
95 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,481 libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 3,057 libraries worldwide
An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( visu )
78 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,900 libraries worldwide
A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( visu )
40 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,434 libraries worldwide
"Dans un pays indéfini, à une époque indéterminée, la lecture est rigoureusement interdite : elle empêcherait d'être heureux. La brigade des pompiers a pour seule mission de traquer les gens qui possèdent des livres et de réduire ces objets en cendres. Mais les hommes peuvent-ils se passer de lire ? "
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( visu )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,222 libraries worldwide
An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
The day the earth stood still by Edmund H North( visu )
19 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
"A spacecraft lands in Washington, D.C.and an alien emerges, flanked by a menacing robor with destructive capabilities far beyond their imagination. Rebuffed in his efforts to meet the world's leaders and to warn them of the earth's impending doom, the alien, Klaatu, takes to the streets. Klaatu's plea for peace is embraced by a pretty young woman and an eminent scientist but the rest of humanity reacts with mistrust, fear and violence. With time running out, Klaatu is forced to demonstrate his aewsome powers in a mind-boggling display, teaching all of mankind a lesson for the ages"--Container
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
53 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
A detective with a fear of heights is drawn into a complex plot involving a woman who is apparently being driven to suicide by one of her ancestors
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
Lucy Muir, une jeune veuve emménage dans une maison sur la côte. Elle apprend vite que la maison est hantée par le fantôme du précédent propriétaire, la capitaine Gregg. Mais les efforts du capitaine pour la faire fuire sont vains et leur relation évolue. Quand Lucy se retrouve fauchée, le capitaine lui dicte un livre sur sa vie et le succès de celui-ci donne à Lucy plus que de l'argent : elle recontre un homme, l'éditeur du livre, et bien vivant celui-ci
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
12 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Story of a doctor touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
18 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
A woman robs her employers and changes her identity. When her next boss catches her, he forces her to marry him
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 795 libraries worldwide
A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
Journey to the center of the earth by Henry Levin( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A daring scientist leads an expedition into the interior of the Earth, where fierce dinosaurs and an intelligent reptilian race battle a primitive human civilization
Jane Eyre by Orson Welles( visu )
10 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and French and held by 688 libraries worldwide
Orson Welles displays enigmatic charisma as Rochester, the widower who takes in Jane as a governess to his daughter. Elizabeth Taylor has a small role as Jane's unlucky friend at a boarding school
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and French and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Harry's corpse is found in the autumnal New England woods. While no one mourns his death, several people feel responsible for it. The body is unearthed several times, humorous situations occur, and love affairs develop before the real cause of Harry's death is revealed
The Devil and Daniel Webster by William Dieterle( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
The 7th voyage of Sinbad by Nathan Juran( visu )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 563 libraries worldwide
The legendary Sinbad's incredible adventures continue in this spectacular epic
Ernest Hemingway's the snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( visu )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Injured on a hunting trip in Africa, a writer reflects on the compromises in his life in a series of flash-backs
The twilight zone ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
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Alternative Names
Bernard Herman
Bernard Hermann
Bernard Herrman
Herman, Bernard 1911-1975
Hermann, Bernard
Hermann Bernard 1911-1975
Hermann, Bernard musicien
Herrman, Bernard 1911-1975
Herrmann, Bernard
Herrmann, Bernhard
Herrmann, Bernhard 1911-1975
English (432)
French (48)
German (26)
Spanish (16)
Italian (12)
Multiple languages (7)
Danish (2)
Dutch (2)
Portuguese (1)
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