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Boyer, Charles 1899-1978

Works: 370 works in 1,315 publications in 8 languages and 15,165 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Epic films  Historical films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Caper films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Producer, Singer, Narrator, Editor, Other, Artist, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Charles Boyer
Publications by Charles Boyer
Publications by Charles Boyer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Charles Boyer
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
89 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,759 libraries worldwide
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Barefoot in the park by Gene Saks( visu )
43 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
A comedy about a young newlywed couple in New York and the difficulties that they encounter in adjusting to marriage and life together in a fifth-floor walk-up apartment
Around the world in 80 days by Buzz Kulik( visu )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,155 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
Madame de-- by Max Ophuls( visu )
87 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
"In order to pay her personal debts, Madame de... secretly pawns a pair of earrings given to her by her husband, telling him they are lost. As a tale of their possible theft surfaces in society, the exquisite jewels pass from pawnbroker to husband to mistress, from lover to wife, laying bare the hyprocisy and infidelity that lies beneath their veneer of opulent sophistication."--Container
How to steal a million by William Wyler( visu )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 790 libraries worldwide
A woman and a burglar hatch a scheme to swipe a forgery from an art museum to conceal her father's art forgeries
Leo McCarey's affair to remember by Leo McCarey( visu )
59 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
"Two people, each engaged to someone else, meet aboard a ship and instantly fall in love."
Algiers by John Cromwell( visu )
90 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 628 libraries worldwide
A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
The Louvre by Philippe Tretiack( visu )
28 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Follows Charles Boyer as he takes the viewer on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses the history of the Louvre, describes the characters of the rulers who acquired through the centuries the great collection of art, points out the changes which have been made in the structure of the building, and explains that French civilization can be surveyed through the history of the Louvre
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( visu )
25 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 525 libraries worldwide
En agosto de 1944, las tropas americanas están a punto de liberar París. Mientras tanto, Hitler ha ordenado a uno de sus generales que mantenga el control sobre la ciudad o que la destruya
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( visu )
50 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Haunted by a secret past and tormented by an uncertain future, two lonely people are drawn together in Paris during the last desperate days of freedom before World War II. Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer are perfectly matched as the disillusioned singer and the German refugee who find love in the midst of the growing insanity. But when Boyer is deported and Ingrid left unprotected, they must fight not only for their love, but for their lives, as destiny seals their tragic fate in this classic tale of desperation and desire
All this, and Heaven too by C. M Ward( visu )
16 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Henriette is the governess at the Paris home of the Duc de Praslin and his jealous wife. When governess and nobleman are drawn to each other, the Duchess erupts in fury and meets a bloody fate. Soon Henriette and the Duc face a world eager to believe the Duc murdered his wife and that the gentle Henriette was a willing accomplice
Mayerling by Anatole Litvak( visu )
20 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in French and English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
The famous love story of Archduke Rudolph of Austria and his young mistress, Maria Vetsera, is complemented by Litvak's graceful mise-en-scene. During a waltz at a grand ball, Rudolph tells Maria that their only solution lies in death. At Mayerling, the royal hunting lodge, their pact is sealed
Fanny by Marc Allégret( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 299 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
A golden prison the Louvre ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Charles Boyer takes us on a tour of the Louvre. He discusses its history, describes the rulers who acquired the great collection of art through the centuries, points out the changes which have been made in the structure of the building, and explains that French civilization can be surveyed through the history of the Louvre
The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( visu )
16 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 260 libraries worldwide
The debonair pirate Jean Lafitte, who historically aided General Andrew Jackson against the British during the War of 1812, has been carrying on a discreet love affair with Annette Claiborne, the daughter of governor William Claiborne, who promises to pardon the pirate and his men
The four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
28 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 252 libraries worldwide
The lazy son of an Argentinean beef tycoon becomes a heroic soldier while fighting for the French resistance during WWII
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Liliom by Fritz Lang( visu )
26 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 230 libraries worldwide
"A raffish carnival barker is killed in a knife fight, but is given one day to return to earth to see how his wife and daughter are managing"--The Faber companion to foreign films, 1992
The garden of Allah by Richard Boleslavsky( visu )
23 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 200 libraries worldwide
A young woman moves to Algeria in search of a new life. She meets and falls in love with a renegade monk
Stavisky by Alain Resnais( visu )
21 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 189 libraries worldwide
An exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death
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Boyer, Charles
Boyer, Charles 1899-1978
Charles Boyer Actor
Charles Boyer attore francese
Charles Boyer Frans filmacteur
Charles Boyer französischer Schauspieler
Σαρλ Μπουαγιέ
Шарл Боайе
Шарль Буайе
Шарль Буає
Շառլ Բուայե
שארל בואייה
تشارلز بوير
شارل بوآیه بازیگر فرانسوی
English (398)
French (138)
Spanish (86)
German (36)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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