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Cinema Arts Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 45 works in 49 publications in 2 languages and 1,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Cinema Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Publications by Cinema Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Most widely held works by Cinema Arts Entertainment (Firm)
Houdini, the movie star ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Terror Island: A swashbuckling inventor steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the father of the woman he loves
La rupture ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A woman with a checkered past divorces her abusive, drug-addicted husband after he beats up their young son, breaking his leg and giving him a concussion. The husband's wealthy family tries to gain custody of the boy through the courts, but when that fails they hire a man to do whatever it takes to discredit the mother
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 106 libraries worldwide
"Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect François Tellier. When one of their S & M games goes too far, Laura is accidentally strangled. Even though the police are struggling to solve the murder, Charles finds it difficult to cope with the situation and to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Hélène. From Chabrol's most revered period of work between 1968 and 1974, this is a masterful exploration into friendship and the darker sides of human nature."--Container
La decade prodigieuse by Claude Chabrol( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Divided into 10 days, the story focuses on the wealthy Van Horns. Orson Welles plays the eccentric tycoon who lives in an Alsatian chateau with his young wife and his adopted son, a sculptor given to hallucinatory fits that cause him to fear he has unknowingly committed murder. Of course, wife and son are having a passionate affair and being blackmailed, which sets in dizzying motion the complex plot
Bicycle bride ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Beena is a rebellious young Indian-American woman whose family still clings to old school beliefs about gender roles and marriage for women. Though she pursues her dreams of freedom, her stern mother has other ideas, including arranging a marriage for her daughter. When Beena meets a man from Sweden, James Dean, she is immediately smitten by his European charm. Will Beena give in to what her cultural heritage says is right, or follow her heart and possibly lose her family?
The setting sun Rakuyō ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930s during the opium wars between China and Japan, a Japanese soldier falls in love with the leader of the rebel movement
Mado by Claude Sautet( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
"Middle-aged investor Simon faces the loss of everything when he learns his business partner, Julien, has amassed considerable debt with the unscrupulous businessman, Lépidon. When Julien is found to have committed suicide, Simon and his group find out just how deep they are in with Lépidon. Desperation sets in before Mado, a prostitute Simon frequents, offers a solution."--Container
Cry of the heart Le cri du coeur ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Love is hard, especially for a single mother with a spoiled child in the mix. When the home is torn apart by divorce, it seems like the end of the world, but when broken hearts mend and a single mother tries to start anew, she faces the resentment of her son and the prejudices of society. Can she begin a new life as her boy struggles with his teenage, sexual fascinations?
L'occitanienne le dernier amour de Chateaubriand = The Occitan girl : Chateaubriand's last love ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
On a stormy evening in 1829, aging writer Rene de Chateaubriand takes refuge in a mountain retreat at Cauterets, a small town in the Pyrenees. Here, he meets Leontine de Villeneuve, an aristocratic woman forty years his junior who ignites his passion and who seems to be as equally attracted to him. Under the watchful gaze of the maitre d'hotel, Chateaubriand embarks on what will be his last great love affair, with a woman he will later refer to in his writings as L'Occitanienne
Maldonne ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A musician named Jacques Christens is given a proposition by an old man. For ten million Francs he is asked to impersonate a certain Paul de Baer-a man who is supposedly exiled in The Amazon. Christens is told this scheme will save Mr. Baer from ruin. He wants nothing more than to complete his symphony in peace, but needs money and accepts the ten million. While living in Mr. Baer's villa, Christens begins to suffer a form of amnesia, as he comes to believe he actually is Mr. Baer
Le serpent Night flight from Moscow ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A senior Soviet spy defects to the West and brings along a "gift" for his American hosts --a list of several high-ranking Western officials who are Soviet double agents
La femme en bleu by Michel Deville( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 29 libraries worldwide
After glimpsing a mystery woman in blue, Pierre begins an all-consuming search for her
Creezy (la race des seigneurs) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A young politician on his way to becoming Prime Minister falls in love with a young fashion model wherein he must deal with the conflicts between his passion for the model and his ambitious career as a politician
Les princes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Nara is a gypsy who has thrown his wife out of the house because a social worker talked her into using birth control pills. Now he lives with his 80-year-old mother and young daughter. They both provide a balance for Nara's violent behavior and illegal activities, despite the constant threat of eviction
Claude Chabrol's Pleasure party (Une partie de plaisir) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Chabrol's dark vision of the complexities of modern day male dominated marriage. The story of a couple, Esther and Philippe, whose love is eroding away little by little, due mostly to Philippe's tyrannical will
La Femme infidele The Unfaithful wife ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Charles suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears. He plans a confrontation with the younger man, Victor, but too late, Victor's been killed! Now to preserve his lifestyle, Charles must cover it all up and life must seem to go on as before
Honey sweet love ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"It is the summer of 1943 and the British Army has been dispatched to a small village in southern Sicily as part of the allied forces operations. Upon their arrival, Colonel Harold Pearson takes charge of the community, laying down laws and severely restricting the Italian way of life. His rules become intolerable ... until he is introduced to the mayor's beautiful wife, Maria and becomes totally enamoured with her. The colonel is never quite the same again ..."--Container
The life and work of Claude Chabrol ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Chabrol discusses his work amid delicious meals with friends, ex-wives, and actors. Chabrol also speaks from the darkness of an isolated room. See and hear it all from the mouth of the master including his choices, his mistakes, and what he has learned in his illustrious career. Since 1958, he made almost a film a year. His works have been constantly remade in Hollywood (Unfaithful). These are the last words from Charbol, his last stamp in his unmatched cinematic career
Triggered ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
An off-duty police officer mistakenly becomes involved in a bank robbery and then hides out in an insane asylum
The twist Folies bourgeoises ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A U.S. writer and his rich French wife suspect each other of having affairs
 
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Languages
French (14)
English (9)
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