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Baur, Harry 1880-1943

Overview
Works: 138 works in 322 publications in 4 languages and 1,532 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Historical films  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  War films  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Harry Baur
 
Most widely held works by Harry Baur
Les misérables by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector, Javert, who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Les Miserables( Visual )

5 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in French and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by film critics around the world as the greatest screen adapation of Victor Hugo's mammoth nineteenth-century novel, Raymond Bernard's dazzling, nearly five-hour Les misérables is a breathtaking tour de force, unfolding with the depth and detail of its source. Featuring stunning art direction and cinematography and unforgettable performances by the exquisite Harry Baur (who died tragically during World War II), as Jean Valjean, and the legendary Charles Vanel, as Inspector Javert, Les misérables is one of the triumphs of French filmmaking
Poil de carotte by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François' mother, Madame Lepic, hates him and she nicknames him "Poil de Carotte" (carrot hair). His father is more interested in politics and hunting than he is in him. In spite of the affection of his godfather and his friend Mathilde, whom he calls his "fiancé," young Poil de Carotte contemplates suicide. On a particularly difficult day, he attempts to hang himself. Mr. Lepic saves his life just in time and understands he is partly to blame
Un carnet de bal by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other
David Golder by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

10 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Golder thinks that money can buy everything; he does not want to help his associate who takes his own life. His wife and his daughter live in luxury and would not imagine it any other way. The daughter displays no love, no tenderness, no human emotion at all. Later when she comes back to her desperate father, she will have the same behavior
La tête d'un homme by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willy Ferriere is dead broke and his mistress costs a lot. One day, he says in a pub that he would give 100,000 francs to get rid of his wealthy aunt. Someone lets him know it's a deal. The aunt is murdered, and a poor chap is manipulated to be the perfect suspect. But Superintendant Maigret feels something is wrong
Raymond Bernard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wooden crosses: Film adaptation of an anti-war novel that follows a French regiment in World War I as it trudges from patriotism to disillusionment
Volpone by Stellio Lorenzi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral comedy about a rich 16th-century Venetian ship owner who pretends to be dying in order to swindle money and favors out of his 'friends' who want to be named in his will
Un Grand amour de Beethoven = l'immortelle aímee by Abel Gance( Visual )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in French and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras la muerte de Beethoven, en 1827, se encontraron entre sus papeles tres cartas de amor escritas un mismo día (por la mañana, tarde y noche), a una mujer de la que no se indicaba su nombre, y a la que el compositor se dirigía como "Mi amada inmortal": la primera comenzaba con las palabras "Mi ángel, mi todo, mi yo: sólo unas pocas palabras escritas a lápiz ..." Parece que nunca fue enviada, aunque también podría tratarse de una copia. Aunque no se indica la fecha, por la indicación de estar escrita "un lunes 6 de julio" los historiadores dan la fecha de 1812 como más probable
Prestuplenie i nakazanie = Crime et chatiment = Crime and punishment by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

14 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodya Raskolnikov is an idealistic young man who seeks to change the world, but instead ends up transforming his own life into a private hell. A fascinating portrait of the criminal mind at work, this is the tale of a self-righteous murderer who slowly descends into a waking nightmare of guilt, fear and madness
Le Golem : the legend of Prague( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Golem was a popular medieval figure that originated in Talmudic lore. According to legend, this extraordinary powerful 'body without a soul' was created in 1560 by Rabbi Judah Loew of Prague to protect and defend the Jewish ghetto. This film is set a generation later, when the Jews of Prague are threatened again. In spite of efforts by the emperor Rudolf II to find and destoy him, the Golem is once again called upon by the Jewish community, this time to save their spiritual leager from execution."--Container
Beethoven : Un Grand amour de Beethoven( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the years from 1801-1825, this is the story of how Beethoven falls in love with one of his students, Juliette, but she loves another, so he throws himself into his work. His hearing fails him off and on, and he plans to marry Therese, another student who is devoted to him, but he cannot. He loves Juliette. His hearing gone for good, he is very poor, and in the end he dies a pauper
L'assassinat du Père Noël by Christian-Jaque( Visual )

16 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un 24 décembre, dans un petit village de Savoie, le Père Noël est assassiné
Golgotha by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first sound film made about the life of Jesus of Nazareth
Un grande amour de Beethoven, "l'immortelle aímee = Beethoven by Abel Gance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the years from 1801-1825, this is the story of how Beethoven falls in love with one of his students, Juliette, but she loves another, so he throws himself into his work. His hearing fails him off and on, and he plans to marry Therese, another student who is devoted to him, but he cannot. He loves Juliette. His hearing gone for good, he is very poor, and in the end he dies a pauper
Mollenard by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mollenard, captain of a cargo ship, is a kind of pirate, adored by his crew and despised by his wife. Her bourgeois conformity has pushed him away from the house for a long time. Suspected of engaging in arms trafficking, the captain and his crew are repatriated at his home town of Dunkerque. Grounded by a heart attack, he is then at the mercy of his wife
Julien Duvivier in the thirties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un carnet de bal: After the death of her husband, Christine realizes she has possibly wasted her life by marrying him instead of the man towards whom, in her youth, she had a stronger inclination. To overcome these dreary thoughts, she decides to find out about him and the other men who danced with her during a ball that was a turning point in her life, many years ago. She pays a visit to those forgotten acquaintances one after the other
Les hommes nouveaux = Die neuen Männer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-made businessman in colonial Morocco marries an aristocratic young French widow who falls in love with a French officer
Les Miserables( Visual )

2 editions published in 1934 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by film critics around the world as the greatest screen adapation of Victor Hugo's mammoth nineteenth-century novel, Raymond Bernard's dazzling, nearly five-hour Les misérables is a breathtaking tour de force, unfolding with the depth and detail of its source. Featuring stunning art direction and cinematography and unforgettable performances by the exquisite Harry Baur (who died tragically during World War II), as Jean Valjean, and the legendary Charles Vanel, as Inspector Javert, Les misérables is one of the triumphs of French filmmaking
Les cinq gentlemen maudits by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

4 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attempting to remove a woman's veil, five men on vacation in Morocco are placed under a curse by a sorcerer, who lists the order of their deaths. Then they begin to die, one by one
 
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Alternative Names
Baur, Henri 1880-1943

Baur, Henri-Marie 1880-1943

Baur, Henri-Marie Rodolphe 1880-1943

Harry Baur acteur français

Harry Baur actor francés

Harry Baur francia színész

Harry Baur Frans acteur (1880-1943)

Harry Baur fransk skådespelare

Harry Baur fransk skodespelar

Harry Baur fransk skuespiller

Harry Baur französischer Schauspieler

Harry Baur French actor

Гарри Бор

Гаррі Бор Французький актор

Хари Бор

בור, הארי 1880-1943

בור, הרי 1880-1943

هری باور

هری باور بازیگر فرانسوی

Languages
French (159)

English (7)

Italian (2)

German (1)