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Bourvil 1917-1970

Works: 749 works in 1,616 publications in 4 languages and 3,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Live sound recordings  Operas  Comedy films  Caper films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Author, Lyricist, Narrator, Interviewee, Musician, Bibliographic antecedent, hum, Vocalist, Other, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Le cercle rouge = Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
70 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 709 libraries worldwide
A master thief is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime. He, a notorious escapee, and an alcoholic ex-cop plan a jewel heist, while being persued by a police superintendent
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
La grande vadrouille by Gérard Oury( visu )
70 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
During World War II three members of a British bomber crew bale out over Paris and make a frantic escape to the free zone by means of various wild disguises
The brain = Le cerveau by Gérard Oury( visu )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
"Dapper robbing hood colonel Matthew, aka the Brain, masterminds a scheme to heist a Paris-to-Brussels railcar loaded with cash in this playful caper."--Container
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara( visu )
27 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A serio-comic wartime morality play. Jean Gabin is a scoundrel who agrees to help smuggle an illegal pig across Paris. On the way he must endure both the Nazis and the collaborating French
Le corniaud = The Sucker by Gérard Oury( visu )
39 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
"A clever fellow proves himself smarter than the gangsters who would exploit him. He is pursued by a smuggler and a gang, enjoying himself so much that he doesn't bother to look back at the gun battles raging behind him"--Container
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
7 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
On June 6, 1944, the Allied Invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. A vivid hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparation, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history
Le roman de Renard ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1967 in French and No Linguistic Content and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Le Trou Normand by Jean Boyer( visu )
19 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A village simpleton has inherited the Trou Normand, an inn. However, as a condition of his inheritance, he must go back to school and gain his juniou high school diploma. An entertaining comedy, especially suited for high school students
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
L'auberge du cheval-blanc by Ralph Benatzky( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
La cuisine au Beurre by Gilles Grangier( visu )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Some years after the war, Fernand returns to reclaim his wife Christiane and his southern restaurant. But, believing him dead, Christiane has married the chef André, who has transformed the restaurant into a Norman inn. Fernand understands the dramatic situation in which he finds himself, and a stupid automobile accident brings out the truth. He tells Christiane that he has been a prisoner in Siberia. His spouse decides to shelter him, but soon André understands that his marriage is invalid. Fernand refuses to tolerate a divorce, and André becomes jealous. One of the two is superfluous; one of the two must leave!
Les grandes gueules = jailbird's vacation by Robert Enrico( visu )
12 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Hector Valentin (Lino) has inherited the family sawmill. His competitor, a modern business, tries to stop him. With the help of Mick, Laurent and a group of conditional parolees he beats the competition. However, the death of Mick in a fight brings his plans to a halt
Le bossu by André Hunebelle( visu )
15 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The Court of Louis XIV, a story of intrigue, assassination and revenge. The first, and most famous version of Paul Feval's classic swashbuckling novel
Le mur de l'Atlantique by Marcel Camus( visu )
12 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The story is about the owner of a cafe in a small town in occupied France. Like most French people of the time, he tries to get along with the German invaders. When his daughter brings home a downed British aviator, Leon becomes involved by helping the man escape to England
Les misérables by Jean-Paul Le Chanois( visu )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Epic French adaptation of the Victor Hugo classic about minor thief Jean Valjean who tries to bury his past and become respectable despite the hounding of Inspector Javert
Vier im roten Kreis ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in German and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Don't look now -- we're being shot at! ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"An allied bomberplane is shot down over Paris by the Germans. Its crew land there by parachute. With the help of some French civilians they try to escape over the demarcation line into the southern part of France, still not occupied by the Germans"--Internet Movie Database
The story of Chanson ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky( visu )
13 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in French and German and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Comedy in which a member of an impoverished aristocratic family believes that the money in church collections plates is divinely ordained for his personal use
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Alternative Names
André Bourvil
Bourvil acteur et chanteur français
Bourvil actor y cantante francés
Bourvil, André
Bourvil, André 1917-1970
Bourvil attore francese
Bourvil francouzský herec
Bourvil Frans acteur
Bourvil französischer Schauspieler und Chansonnier.
Bourvil French actor and singer
Raimbourg, André
Raimbourg André 1917-1970
Raimbourg, André Zacharie, 1917-1970
Μπουρβίλ Γάλλος ηθοποιός και τραγουδιστής
Андре Бурвіль
Бурвиль французский актёр и эстрадный певец
בורביל שחקן צרפתי
French (313)
English (21)
German (18)
Spanish (1)
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