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Delon, Alain 1935-

Works: 784 works in 2,288 publications in 7 languages and 11,898 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Crime films  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures  Fiction  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Author, Creator, Costume designer, Scenarist, Collector, Director, Interviewee, Other, Author of screenplay, Honoree, Film editor, Artist, Contributor, Adapter, Producer, Dedicatee, Proofreader
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Il gattopardo The leopard by Luchino Visconti( visu )
64 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Salina, a noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity, tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860's Sicily
Plein soleil Purple noon by René Clément( visu )
49 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Tom Ripley is employed by wealthy Mr. Greenleaf to bring back his playboy son Philippe, but instead they become firm friends and enjoy a luxurious life in the company of Philippe's fiancee Marge and her friend Freddie. When Mr. Greenleaf decides the mission has failed and cuts off Tom's funds he takes drastic action to maintain his new-found life of luxury
Le samouraï The samurai by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
51 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nighclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( visu )
43 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Monica Vitti stars as Victoria, a young Roman woman just emerging from a stifling relationship with Riccardo, an aloof intellectual (Francisco Rabal). Vittoria meets Piero (Alain Delon), an arrogant young stockbroker with whom she begins a passionate affair. But there are still emotional ties between Vittoria and Riccardo
Le cercle rouge Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
54 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 674 libraries worldwide
A master thief is fresh out of prison. Instead of toeing the line he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime. He, a notorious escapee, and an alcholoic ex-cop plan a jewel heist, while being persued by a police superintendent
Rocco e i suoi fratelli by Luchino Visconti( visu )
40 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 413 libraries worldwide
"The story of four poor Italian brothers and their mother who leave their country home and move to bustling Milan with hopes of improving their bitter fortune. The family is thrown into chaos when two of the brothers are torn apart by their love for the same woman and their struggles to succeed in a viciously competitive world."--Container
Mr. Klein by Joseph Losey( visu )
35 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Set in Nazi-occupied France Mr. Klein is the riveting story of one man's search for another who shares his name, and who has stolen his identity
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 322 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
Zorro ( visu )
35 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta
Un amour de Swann Swann in love ( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in French and English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan."--External container
The yellow Rolls-Royce by Anthony Asquith( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Passion, intrigue, adventure, love-- everything happens in the yellow Rolls-Royce, a luxury automobile that ties together three stories as it passes from owner to owner. In the first, an aristocrat with a penchant for the racetrack discovers his wife has a penchant for backseat amour. Then a moll takes a spin down lover's lane in the Rolls while her mobster boyfriend is busy rubbing out the competition. Finally, an imperious widow purchases the car and drives straight into danger as she helps an anti-fascist escape the Nazis
Spirits of the dead ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Metzengerstein is the tale of a young woman who believes the spirit of the cousin she loved, killed in a stable fire she started, is in a horse that escaped. William Wilson is the story of a mean-spirited Austrian officer who kills his doppelgänger in a duel. Toby Dammit is about a film star who takes off on a drunken spree after his film is completed
L'eclisse The eclipse ( visu )
20 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in Italian and French and held by 150 libraries worldwide
A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone
Un flic by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
A burned out detective and a brilliant thief are friends and in love with the same woman. When one plans the ultimate heist of a train full of mob money, the two find themselves hurtling toward a final showdown
The leopard Il gattopardo ( visu )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 135 libraries worldwide
A drama about a mid-19th century Sicilian prince who recognizes the crumbling of the aristocracy and attempts to adjust to the many political and social changes around him
Un flic Dirty money by Alain Delon( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Paris police Commissaire Edouard Coleman discovers that his nightclub-owner friend, Simon, also leads a group of bank robbers. When he's tipped off that the same robbers are planning a drug heist, Edouard means to defeat his two-faced friend. Meanwhile, Edouard has engaged in some doube-crossing himself. He shares the same woman, Cathy, with the man he calls his friend
The leopard by Luchino Visconti( visu )
33 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Set in Sicily in the 1800s, this film depicts Prince Salina, a great landowner, who watches the decrease of the aristocracy's power and influence during the 'Il Risorgimento', the unification of Italy under the royal House of Savoy. The upper class tries to ignore the nationalist movements, while the prince's rebellious nephew joins Giuseppe Garibaldi's revolutionaries
Les félins Joy house ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in French and English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
A conman finds himself on the run from the mob after seducing the wife of an American gangster. He hides away as the chauffeur of a beautiful widow and her young cousin, hopelessly entangled in a triangle of love and deception
Rocco e i suoi fratelli Rocco and his brothers by luchino visconti ( '60 ) movie( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Summary: Rocco chronicles the tensions within a southern family - a mother and her five sons - who have moved to a northern Italian city. The drama unfolds in a series of episodes merging into each other in which each of the five sons moves in turn to occupy the centre of the stage. Nowell-Smith suggests that each brother, in a sense, represents a certain kind of solution to the problems faced by a southern immigrant family in this historical moment (the 1950s in Milan), yet they are not typical
Borsalino and Co by Jacques Deray( visu )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Delightful seriocomic film of two likable hoods who become gangland chieftains in 1930s Marseilles
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Alain Delon aktor francuski
Alain Delon attore francese
Alain Delon francouzský herec
Alain Delon Französisch-schweizerischer Filmschauspieler
Alain Delon French-Swiss film actor
Alanus Delon
Alen Delon
Alēns Delons
Delon, Alain
Delon Alen
Αλέν Ντελόν
Ален Делон
Ален Делон французский актёр
Ален Дэлён францускі актор
Ален Дэлон
Делон, Ален
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אלן דלון
آلان ديلون
آلن دلون
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French (237)
Italian (175)
English (73)
German (30)
Spanish (10)
Multiple languages (4)
Russian (1)
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