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Perez, Vincent 1962-

Overview
Works: 161 works in 598 publications in 10 languages and 8,077 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Narrator, Scenarist, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Vincent Perez
Publications by Vincent Perez
Most widely held works by Vincent Perez
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( visu )
67 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Set in French Indochina in the 1930s as the Vietnamese begin to rebel against French colonialism. Dramatizes the last years of French rule through the relationship between plantation owner Eliane and her adopted daughter, an orphaned Annamese princess, who becomes a Vietnamese revolutionary after having a child by Eliane's former lover, a French officer
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( visu )
42 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
"Cyrano, a master swordsman and poet, feels he can not woo his beloved Roxane due to an unfortunate physical flaw: his grotesquely large nose. Resigning himself to helping another suitor, the dashing yet tongue-tied Christian, Cyrano uses his mastery of words to win Roxane for him. But when Roxane finds that she has fallen for Christian's mind - and not for his beauty - which of her two suitors will finally possess her heart?" -- Container
Queen of the damned by Michael Rymer( visu )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 800 libraries worldwide
For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign
La reine Margot by Patrice Chéreau( visu )
27 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 576 libraries worldwide
In the midst of France's late 16th century religious wars, Margot is thrown into a political marriage by her ruthlessly power-hungry family. When she finds herself hopelessly drawn into their murderous affairs, she realizes that her only hope of escape lies somewhere between the heroic soldier who loves her and the enemy husband who could save her
I dreamed of Africa by Hugh Hudson( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Epic tale of a woman's quest for adventure and a new life in the majestic, untamed lands of rural Africa. A passionate film about love, loss and personal triumph
Arn the Knight Templar ( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Arn Magnusson is born in 1150, in Western Sweden. He grows up to become an educated young man and a skilled warrior, and meets Cecilia, the love of his life. Then a cruel and jealous world forces them apart. Cecilia is imprisoned in a monastery. Arn is sent to the Holy Land as a Knight Templar, where war is raging between Christians and Muslims
Le temps retrouvé Time regained ( visu )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and Chinese and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Set in 1922, this film opens with Proust on his deathbed remembering his life. Gradually his own experiences give way to the characters in his novel
The secret ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Hannah and Benjamin are a happily married couple whose love is tested in ways they never could have imagined. When Hannah is killed in a car accident, the couple's strong bond may be responsible for an unusual twist of fate that keeps their love alive
Swept from the sea by Beeban Kidron( visu )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 278 libraries worldwide
The film tells Joseph Conrad's story of Russian emigres and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for Amy, who is very kind and helps him. Soon he becomes like a son for Dr. James Kennedy and romance between Yanko and Amy follows
The crow by Alex Proyas( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
After a brutal attack by an evil drug cartel, the murder victim is brought back to life by a mysterious crow. He destroys his killers one by one, but an enemy has discovered the weakness that can get rid of the hero forever
Bride of the wind ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Like moths to a flame, the greatest artistic talents of turn-of-the-century Europe were drawn to Alma, a remarkable muse who ignited desires that translated into masterpieces of art, music, and literature. Based on the true story of untamed passions and inspirations that drove her to inspire the hearts and minds of composer Gustav Mahler, painter Oskar Kokoschka, architect Walter Gropius and novelist Franz Werfel, who helped her become a respected composer herself
Le Bossu by Philippe de Broca( visu )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in French and English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Lagadere, a superb swordsman, vows to avenge the murder of his dashing friend, the Duke of Nevers. He is left to raise the Duke's daughter as his own and to restore her inheritance
Le temps retrouvé by Raúl Ruiz( visu )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
It is 1922 and Marcel Proust is on his deathbed remembering his life. Gradually his own experiences give way to the characters in his novel -- fiction eclipses reality
Talk of angels by Nick Hamm( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
An Irish governess falls in love with the married son of her employer during the Spanish civil war
Par-dela les nuages by Michelangelo Antonioni( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Four stories of love and illusion are told from the perspective of a wandering film director. First two beautiful young lovers are unable to consummate their passion because the young man prefers impossible perfection. In the second story a women tells her stalker that she murdered her father. In the third story an effort is made to appease a wife and a mistress. The last story tells of a young man infatuated with a woman who is soon to enter a convent
Shot through the heart ( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Two close friends find themselves on opposite sides when war breaks out in Yugoslavia
Frankenstein ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A mad scientist attempts to create a race of genetic super-beings to replace humanity
The crow city of angels by Tim Pope( visu )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
"After a brutal attack by an evil drug cartel, the murder victim is brought back to life by a mysterious crow. With the help of a beautiful woman named Sarah, he exacts revenge on his killers one by one ... only to realize his enemy, the evil Judah, has discovered the one weakness that can destroy him forever."--P. [4] of cover
Time regained ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A film based on Marcel Proust's novel Time regained
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Queen of the damned: For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign
 
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Perez, Vincent
Languages
French (165)
English (87)
Spanish (22)
German (16)
Swedish (4)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Portuguese (1)
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