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Fernandel 1903-1971

Works: 1,012 works in 1,951 publications in 5 languages and 4,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Epic films  Romance films  Science fiction films  Portraits  Fiction  Music  Pictorial works 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Composer, Other, Collector, Interviewee, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Around the world in 80 days by Michael Anderson( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Don Camillo by Julien Duvivier( visu )
68 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A comic-fable about a feuding Communist and a priest. Don Camillo is the priest in a poor town in northern Italy. He is outraged when a Communist is elected the mayor; however, eventually the two men become friends
Paris holiday ( visu )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
An American entertainer travels to Paris to buy a script, but it turns out to be an exposé of a French counterfeiting ring
Un carnet de bal by Julien Duvivier( visu )
12 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 101 libraries worldwide
After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other
Regain Revival by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
16 editions published between 1937 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 71 libraries worldwide
A half-wild hunter living alone in a deserted town persuades an itinerant cabaret singer to stay with him. Life returns to the village
Angèle by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
13 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in French and held by 71 libraries worldwide
A moving story about a beautiful but simple farmer's daughter who, despite her angelic name, is seduced by a slick pimp from Marseilles and follows him to the city. Saturnin, the loyal farm hand, visits Angèle and finds her in a brothel with an illegitimate child in her arms, and then brings her back to the farm. Her father locks Angèle up in a barn, but she is freed by a noble peasant who could not forget her beauty and innocence
Don Camillo and, The return of Don Camillo ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The return of Don Camillo: Don Camillo and Peppone once fought alongside one another, against the Fascists. Now, in their unnamed Po Valley town, priest Don Camillo and local Communist Mayor Peppone fight each other. Because of his bad behavior, Don Camillo is sent to a remote parish in the mountains. Soon, however, all the villagers--Peppone included--realize that the priest is indispensable, and they demand his return. Don Camillo returns to work side by side with Mayor, as a flood wreaks havoc in the village
Topaze by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
18 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in French and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The story of a teacher in a private institution, who, fired because of his strict honesty, becomes the business agent of a corrupt politician and discovers that honesty does not make a man rich
L'auberge rouge by Claude Autant-Lara( visu )
20 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in French and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In 1833, stagecoach travellers stay at a remote inn, where the owners intend to rob and murder them
Il ritorno di Don Camillo by Julien Duvivier( visu )
30 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Peppone is forced to call on the help of his enemy, Don Camillo, in order to persuade a local landlord to let the city build a dike on his land
The sheep has five legs by Henri Verneuil( visu )
21 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
In this comedy Fernandel plays six different roles: the father and each of his quintuplet sons. The occason is a reunion of the quintuplets organized by the mayor of a small French village. All ends with a surprise
La fille du puisatier by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
22 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Patricia (Day), the welldigger's daughter, finds herself pregnant as her lover, Jacques (Grey), goes off to war. Both sets of parents begin to feud because of the scandal and Pascal Amoretti (Raimu), Patricia's father, throws her out of the house to protect the innocence of his younger daughters. When Jacques is reported dead, the families declare peace. Jacques returns alive and everyone is delighted
Il compagno Don Camillo by Luigi Comencini( visu )
27 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Comedy about the priest of a small Italian parish who goes to the Soviet Union with his friend Peppone to see what it's like to live in a Communist country
La vache et le prisonnier by Henri Verneuil( visu )
24 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
In 1942, a French prisonner of war in Germany decide to escape to France using a cow as a decoy
Paris liberté ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Naïs by Raymond Leboursier( visu )
16 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in French and English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Nais, a beautiful country girl, is in love with the son of a wealthy family. Fernandel is the hunchback who sacrifices his own love for her in order to give Nais her happiness
Don Camillo e l'onorevole Peppone by Carmine Gallone( visu )
23 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Don Camillo, the priest for a poor town in northern Italy, is outraged when a Communist is elected mayor. However, in the end, the two men become friends
Le Schpountz The Schpountz by Marcel Pagnol( visu )
14 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Schpountz is convinced he has a calling to become a great tragic movie actor. He only too willingly becomes the butt of a practical joke perpetrated by some visiting movie people. They sign him to a phony contract and invite him to Paris where he becomes a great star of comedy, not of tragedy
Café de Paris 25 grand succès français ; Fleur de Paris : 25 grand succès français ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Lettres de mon moulin by Alphonse Daudet( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Two short stories from the collection Lettres de mon moulin
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Alternative Names
Constandin, Fernand J. 1903-1971
Contandin, Fernand 1903-1971
Contandin, Fernand-Joseph
Contandin Fernand-Joseph 1903-1971
Contandin, Fernand-Joseph-Désiré
Contandin, Fernand-Joseph-Désiré 1903-1971
Contantin, Fernand
Fernandel attore francese
Fernandel Frans acteur
Fernandel fransk skådespelare
Fernandel fransk skodespelar
Fernandel fransk skuespiller
Fernandel französischer Schauspieler und Sänger
Fernandel French actor and singer
Fernandel Pranses nga aktor ken kumakanta
Φερναντέλ Γάλλος ηθοποιός
فرناندل بازیگر فرانسوی
French (247)
Italian (57)
German (42)
English (28)
Spanish (10)
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