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Dancigers, Georges 1908-1993

Overview
Works: 38 works in 67 publications in 3 languages and 682 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Georges Dancigers
Stavisky by Alain Resnais( Visual )
7 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in French and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death
La balance by Bob Swaim( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a police informant is gunned down, a determined vice cop must recruit a new stool pigeon--one that can finally take down the unassailable mob boss. The line between the cops and gangsters becomes blurred as Dédé, a charismatic pimp, is forced to 'rat out' his former boss and nemesis, the elusive Massina
Voyou by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon, an unrepentant crook, has escaped from prison and hopes to be able to reclaim the $1,000,000 ransom money from the kidnapping that had landed him in jail and to elude recapture. The short film (C'était un rendez-vous), released in 1976 and commonly known as Rendezvous, shows a high-speed drive through Paris in a Ferrari
Cartouche by Philippe de Broca( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The exploits of Cartouche, an eighteenth-century swordsman, and his band who steal things from the rich and give them to the poor. Earning the sympathies of the people and the love of the beautiful bandit Venus, he must escape the traps set for him by the police
The professional ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French secret agent Joss Baumont has been assigned the treacherous task of killing an African president. However, due to a series of drastic political changes, the mission is negated. The tables turned on Baumont when the person responsible for assigning him the task turned him in to the African authorities. Sentenced to long-term imprisonment, Baumont makes a daring escape with the intent of fulfilling the Secret Service's murderous request as a reprisal and setting up a thrilling showdown
Le magnifique by Philippe de Broca( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in French and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belmondo plays both French espionage-writer Francois Merlin and his master spy Bob St. Clair, a character who spends much of his time in Acapulco. Bisset is Christine, a sociology student, whom Merlin transforms into Tatiano, glamorous spy assistant to St. Clair. When the real life Christine becomes enamored with St. Clair, Merlin faces some tough decisions to arrive at a happy "ending."
1789 by Ariane Mnouchkine( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Videotape version of the play, shot during the last 13 performances by the Théâtre du Soleil at the Cartoucherie de Vincennes in June 1973. The actors tell an unbelievable and unparalleled story: the story of a revolt which was to become a Revolution
Préparez vos mouchoirs by Bertrand Blier( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy in which Freud's question "What is it that women want?" is elaborated until the answer -- she knows it when she finds it -- is discovered
The French detective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An election campaign is the background for a battle between a cunning police detective determined to do his job and a merciless young politician on his way up
L'homme de Rio by Philippe de Broca( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Brazilian statues contain maps indicating the location of unspeakably abundant treasure. Agnès Villermosa knows the locations of all the statues because her father had discovered them. Two Brazilian Indians working for the evil Catalan steal one of the statues in a museum, and then they abduct Agnès. It is up to her fianceé Adrien Dufourquet to travel to Brazil and rescue her
Another man, another chance Un autre homme, un autre chance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love story between a French girl and an American doctor, set against the backdrop of France in 1870, after Napoleon III has just lost the war against Prussia. In the wild west, they silently and carefully fall in love for the second time in their lives
Le cavaleur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Edouard Choiseul, a philandering concert pianist who indulges in many affairs only to finally find himself alone and coping with advanced age and his general irresponsibility
L'emmerdeur by Édouard Molinaro( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hired killer crosses paths with a suicidal shirt salesman in Montpellier, France, with hilarious results
L'aventure, c'est l'aventure by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five crooks make a career change from bank heists and set their sights on European celebrities in this caper romp
Adieu poulet by Pierre Granier-Deferre( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le commissaire Verjeat et l'inspecteur Lefèvre enquêtent sur la mort d'un colleur d'affiches... Un film carré dans la grande tradition du cinéma politique français des années soixante-dix
Les tribulations d'un chinois en Chine by Philippe de Broca( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After several failed suicide attempts, Arthur, a depressed young millionaire, agrees to go on a tour of the Far East. Learning that he is bankrupt, Arthur decides to hang himself, but is talked out of it by his friend Mr. Goh, who makes him a deal. Arthur's death will be assured if he agrees to sign a life insurance contract, in which two million dollars will be paid to his fiancée and to Mr. Goh, if Arthur dies within the next month. When unknown strangers start taking pot shots at him, Arthur soon regains his enthusiasm for life. He and his valet Léon embark on a desperate mission to find Mr. Goh and persuade him to cancel the murder
L'Aigle à deux têtes The eagle with two heads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A widowed and reclusive queen falls in love with the anarchist who has come to kill her
Las tribulaciones de un chino en China = Les tribulations d'un chinois en Chine ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arturo Lempeur (Belmondo) es un joven rico y caprichoso que, hastiado de la vida que lleva, intenta sin éxito suicidarse una y otra vez, mientras realiza un viaje en su velero alrededor del mundo. Harto de sus fallidos intentos, al llegar a China decide suscribir una póliza de seguros por la que, en caso de muerte accidental, se repartirían dos millones de dólares su prometida y su mejor amigo, Mr. Goh (Valéry Inkijinoff) quien asegura a Arturo que antes de un mes hará que sufra un accidente inesperado. Pero pronto se arrepiente de su decisión, y acompañado por su fiel asistente Leon (Jean Rochefort) y por Alejandrina (Ursula Andrews), una cantante de cabaret a quien acaba de conocer, se verá inmerso en una divertida y desenfrenada carrera por sobrevivir
La vie, l'amour, la mort by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film that protests capital punishment by depicting the last hours of someone condemned to death. In Paris in 1968, François Toledo is arrested after a long and detailed investigation. Did he murder Caroline, the woman whom he loved? He is found guilty and sentenced to death
Un autre homme, une autre chance by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French director Claude Lelouch takes a risk by filming a Western. In 1870, Jeanne and Francis, a young couple, flee the poverty of France after the Franco-Prussian war and settle in the Old West. David and Mary, an American couple, move to the the same town from New York. David and Jeanne fall in love after their spouses are murdered
 
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Alternative Names
Dancigers, George 1908-1993
Languages
French (43)
Spanish (3)
English (1)
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