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Boyer, Charles 1899-1978

Overview
Works: 523 works in 1,312 publications in 6 languages and 15,244 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Epic films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Producer, Singer, Narrator, Other, Artist, Editor, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
58 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,718 libraries worldwide
A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Barefoot in the park by Gene Saks( visu )
25 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,182 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 Jules Verne( visu )
5 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,160 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
How to steal a million by William Wyler( visu )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and German and held by 774 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
Madame de-- ( visu )
7 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in French and Multiple languages and held by 640 libraries worldwide
The wife of a 19th century General sells the earrings her husband gave her on their wedding day to pay off debts, which sets off a chain reaction of deceit that includes her husband, his mistress, and her lover
Love affair by Leo McCarey( visu )
43 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
"Two people, each engaged to someone else, meet aboard a ship and instantly fall in love."
Algiers by John Cromwell( visu )
64 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Charles Boyer plays Pepe le Moko, a notorious thief hiding out in the Casbah, who falls in love with a wealthy tourist, played by Heddy Lamarr
The Louvre by Simon Macovet( visu )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 517 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 )
17 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 4 languages 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
The earrings of madame de by Max Ophuls( visu )
66 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 452 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
All this, and Heaven too by C. M Ward( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English 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 )
16 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in French and English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
A young baron's daughter begins a tumultuous affair with an Archduke that is heir to the Austrian throne. Based on the true story of the tragic events surrounding the life of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and Baroness Mary Vetsera
Fanny ( visu )
13 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 301 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
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( visu )
28 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 278 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
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 )
13 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 257 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 )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 248 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
Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's 1971 musical returns with a new production that features two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters
Liliom by Fritz Lang( visu )
23 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 220 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 )
12 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
A woman decides to begin a new life after spending years caring for her father. She meets a traveler who is actually a monk who has left the monastery after taking his oath. They are married, but she soon learns of his secret
 
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Alternative Names
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
シャルル・ボワイエ
查爾斯·博耶
查理士杯亞
Languages
English (352)
French (98)
German (13)
Spanish (10)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)
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