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Herrmann, Bernard 1911-1975

Overview
Works: 1,310 works in 2,953 publications in 9 languages and 45,223 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film remakes  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Performer, Consultant, Actor, Musician, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Director, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Bernard Herrmann
Publications by Bernard Herrmann
Publications by Bernard Herrmann, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bernard Herrmann
 
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Most widely held works by Bernard Herrmann
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( visu )
92 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,498 libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Chronicles the battle between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst over Welles' Citizen Kane. Includes interviews with colleagues of both men as well as biographical information about Hearst
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 3,025 libraries worldwide
An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( visu )
72 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,874 libraries worldwide
A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( visu )
38 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,416 libraries worldwide
In a future when books are banned and destroyed by the government, a fireman in charge of the burning becomes involved with a schoolteacher who flaunts the law by collecting and reading books
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( visu )
47 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,229 libraries worldwide
Fourteen years after being imprisoned, vicious psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney. Sam Bowden. Realizing he is legally powerless to protect his beautiful wife Leigh and his troubled teenage daughter Danielle against Max's relentless psychological torment, Sam resorts to unorthodox measures, leading to an unforgettable action packed showdown
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( visu )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,866 libraries worldwide
A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., but the alien emissary it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government. This refusal leads to distrust and violence. One young woman and her son befriend the alien, realizing that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
43 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
Hitchcock's classic film about the troubled Norman Bates whose old dark house and adjoining motel offer a supposed refuge for Marion Crane, the ill-fated traveler
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
49 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
The ghost and Mrs. Muir by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, a young widow moves with her daughter into a cottage on the English coast. Soon she learns that the cottage is haunted by the ghost of its former owner, a sea captain. When he finds he can't scare her away, they soon fall into a most unlikely love affair!
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 979 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 )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 882 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 )
15 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Marnie is a compulsive thief who attempts to rob her boss, Mark Rutland, but instead ends up marrying him. Her obsessive behavior continues, but when she is pushed to the edge, her groom urges her to confront the past in this psychological thriller
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 797 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 )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Story centers on a subterranean expedition led by Professor Sir Oliver Lindenbrook down into the earth's labyrinthine, threat-laden core
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
29 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Harry est retrouvé mort. Toutes les personnes ayant eu des mobiles de le tuer se sentent responsables. Après plusieurs exhumations du corps, une bonne dose d'humour et des histoires d'amour naissantes entre les principaux personnages, la cause de la mort est enfin découverte
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( visu )
10 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and French and held by 664 libraries worldwide
A harshly treated orphan girl becomes a governess in a mysterious Yorkshire mansion with a brooding master
The Devil and Daniel Webster ( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 641 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 )
8 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and French 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 )
43 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 533 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 )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 479 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
Languages
English (421)
French (69)
Spanish (53)
German (32)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (10)
Dutch (5)
Danish (2)
Portuguese (1)
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