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Losey, Joseph

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The Proust screenplay : À la recherche du temps perdu by Harold Pinter( Book )

34 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and French and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The screenplay adaptation of Proust's "Remembrance of Things Past."
The servant by Joseph Losey( Visual )

100 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers around a young nobleman who is obsessed with amorous conquest. It follows his romantic exploits and continued encounters with Donna Anna, the woman who plots to destroy him
Galileo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of Bertolt Brecht's play about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him into conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the center of the Universe
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

87 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's Don Giovanni is one of the highest points of the operatic repertoire, a tragi-comedy that combines sexual humour with the terrors of hell, a mixture of serious music, drama and comic set pieces that brought forth some of Mozart's most perfect music
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora, the "model wife," commits forgery and risks destruction in order to save her husband. But after he rejects her, she leaves her husband and children to begin a new life
Mr. Klein by Joseph Losey( Visual )

53 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intriguing story of one man in search of another who shares his name - a man who has stolen his identity. Eventually Klein's search for the imposter becomes a trap into which he falls
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life"--Container
Romantic Englishwoman by Thomas Wiseman( Visual )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sly, sophisticated love story that is a showcase for its two Oscar-winning stars: Michael Caine and Glenda Jackson. With a sparklingly witty screenplay from Academy Award-winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in love), and directed by Joseph Losey, The romantic Englishwoman is a wildly entertaining ride
King and Country by Joseph Losey( Visual )

36 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
The prowler by Joseph Losey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nefarious cop stalks a lonely, repressed Los Angeles housewife and decides to win her by killing her husband
The Go-between by Joseph Losey( Visual )

64 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy on the verge of manhood is used as a pawn in the illicit affair between a beautiful aristocrat and the working class farmer she loves
The boy with green hair by Joseph Losey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young child sits quietly at the police station, unwilling to answer questions about himself or how he lost his hair. But when he finds out that his parents are killed in an air raid, his hair turns green. While the townspeople label him as an outcast, fellow war orphans stand behind him, encouraging Peter to turn his green hair into a symbol of the futility of war
Eva by Joseph Losey( Visual )

59 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welsh writer Tyvian Jones (Stanley Baker) seems to have it all, style, an international best-seller, an apartment in Rome, a gorgeous fiancée, but he remains bitter. He meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve
Bertolt Brecht's Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of Bertolt Brecht's play about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him into conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the center of the Universe
Accident by Joseph Losey( Visual )

50 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely Oxford don is frustrated in his attempt to secure the affection of an amoral female student
Time without pity by Joseph Losey( Visual )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tension rises to a fevered pitch in this psychological thriller about an alcoholic, long-absent father who has one day to save his son from the gallows
A doll's house( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora, the "model wife," commits forgery and risks destruction in order to save her husbands health, and then she closes the door on her husband and children to begin a new life
Modesty Blaise by Joseph Losey( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy which lampoons the sex, sadism, luxury, and latest spying techniques in secret-agent thrillers as exemplified in an account of the efforts of a female spy to prevent a priceless gem collection from falling into the hands of an international crime ring
Hammer films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[These are the damned]: Two people stumble upon a military facility that harbors 'naturally' radioactive children. Original British title, The damned
 
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The Proust screenplay : À la recherche du temps perdu
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Alternative Names
Forzano, Andrea

Forzano, Andrea 1909-1984

Hanbury, Terence

Hanbury, Terence 1909-1984

Hanbury, Victor

Hanbury, Victor 1909-1984

Joseph Losey American film director

Joseph Losey Amerikaans filmregisseur

Joseph Losey amerikanischer Regisseur

Joseph Losey amerykański reżyser filmowy i teatralny

Joseph Losey director de cine estadounidense

Joseph Losey director de cinema estadounidense

Joseph Losey director de cinema estatunidenc

Joseph Losey réalisateur, producteur et scénariste américain

Joseph Losey regista statunitense

Joseph Losey regizor de film american

Loouzy, Tzozeph

Losey, Joe

Losey, Jose

Losey, Joseph 1909-1984

Losey, Joseph Walton 1909-1984

Walton, Joseph

Walton, Joseph 1909-1984

Джозеф Лоузі Американський та британський кінорежисер

Джоузеф Лоузи

Лоузи, Джозеф

ג'וזף לוסי במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

جوزف لوزی کارگردان آمریکایی

جوزيف لوزي، 1909-1984

로지, 조셉 1909-1984

조지프 로지

ジョゼフ・ロージー

約瑟夫·羅西

Languages
English (496)

French (99)

Italian (82)

German (18)

Spanish (14)

Japanese (1)