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Aslan, Grégoire 1908-1982

Overview
Works: 122 works in 174 publications in 5 languages and 2,744 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Fiction  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Host, Singer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Interviewer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Grégoire Aslan
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
Paris when it sizzles by Richard Quine( Visual )
12 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and French and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A screenwriter with a three-day deadline for a script asks a secretary to help concoct ideas
The complete Mr. Arkadin a.k.a confidential report by Orson Welles( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American Guy Van Stratten is hired by mysterious tycoon Arkadin to investigate the latter's past, claiming that amnesia had wiped away all memories of the source of his wealth. But Van Stratten eventually realises that the tycoon is using him in order to uncover his early criminal associates, who he then has murdered, in order to keep the truth of his criminal origins from his daughter
Last holiday by Henry Cass( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told by his doctor he has no more than a few months to live, drab British workingman George Bird decides to spend his savings on lodging at a seaside resort. Once there, however, he finds his identity caught between upstairs and downstairs, the guest and the "help."
Daphne Laureola ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Soho restaurant, diners find their evening disturbed by the extraordinary Lady Pitts. She talks aloud and sings even louder. All this while knocking back double brandies and handing out invitations to tea at the home of her husband, Sir Joseph. Her appearcance that evening has an impact, especially on Ernest, an impressionable young Polish émigré
The 3 worlds of Gulliver by Jonathan Swift( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shipwrecked Englishman washes ashore in a strange and distant land to find himself a giant among the tiny citizens of lilliput and Brobdingnag
Hammer films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 90 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
The criminal by Joseph Losey( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Bannion has spent the last three years in prison devising the biggest robbery of his career. Out of prison, he puts his plans into action. Burying the money in a field, Bannion is arrested before he has a chance to reveal its whereabouts to his gang. After springing from jail they make the fatal mistake of shooting him before he has given them the full story
Hammer films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The snorkel (1958): A young girl can't convince anyone her stepfather's a killer; Maniac (1962): A man finds himself in the middle of a strange mother/daughter threesome
Mazel Tov, ou, Le mariage by Claude Berri( Visual )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claude and Isabelle met one summer on the beach. He dreams of family, a wife, and children, she only wants amusement. When her father, a rich diamond merchant from Antwerp, finds out that he will be a grandfather, he meets Claude, a dictionary salesman. For both families, the best solution is marriage
The happy thieves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A dapper art thief enraptures a wealthy duchess, then steals a priceless painting from her estate."--Container
The Girl from Petrovka ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A non-conformist Russian ballerina (Goldie Hawn) who aludes the secret police and a U.S. newspaper correspondant (Hal Holbrook) who falls in love with her against his better judgment become the basis of this comedy-drama
Invasion quartet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dirty Dozen, amateurs! Inglourious Basterds, wimps! Meet the fearless foursome who first made the Fatherland cry uncle: the Invasion Quartet! While recuperating at an English military hospital, two gung-ho officers enlist a reluctant lieutenant and a stiff upper-lipped colonel into joining them on a raid into Nazi-occupied France where they intend to silence the gigantic gun that's been shelling the coastline, disrupting their cricket game and upsetting the local livestock
The tragedy of Othello the Moor of Venice = Othello by Orson Welles( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une ravissante idiote Ravishing idiot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bumbling bank clerk unwittingly gets involved with a Soviet spy ring operating in London. His love affair with Penelope Lightfeather only adds more calamity to his caper
Confidential report Dossier secret by Orson Welles( Visual )
4 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encuentro en París = Paris when it sizzles ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El guionista Richard Benson dispone de tres días para acabar su película. Pero para poder hacerlo, necesita la ayuda e imaginación de su encantadora secretaria Gabrielle. Juntos, escriben y revisan una historia de romance y misterio en la que ambos son los protagonistas
Confidential report by Orson Welles( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Arkadin tells the story of a reclusive billionaire who, faking a case of amnesia, hires a young adventurer who has been seeing his daughter to investigate his own past. As the inquiries begin unraveling Arkadin's sordid history, the young man realizes he's being used to keep the truth from Arkadin's daughter and that his own life is in danger
Deux têtes folles by Richard Quine( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herr Satan persönlich ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aslan 1908-1982
Aslan, Coco
Aslan Coco 1908-1982
Aslanian, Krikor 1908-1982
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