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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 30, 2001|
|Born:||January 5, 1911||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Paris, FR||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
After spending thirty years in New York, a revered French expatriate author returns to Paris and the home in which she lived with her mother before the German Occupation separated the two of them forever. The author, in her 60s, is confronted by two cultures, American and French; two time periods, the past and present, and relationships with friends and lovers old and new as she attempts to re-consider her life and memories.
Set just prior to the French Revolution, the story revolves around Thomas Jefferson, then US ambassador to France, and his relationship with Maria Cosway, the unhappy wife of an unfaithful husband.
Two lovers meet again after forty years apart and renew their relationship.
The sexual and intellectual awakening of Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, who later triumphed as one of the greatest writers of her generation.
Members of a band are mysteriously murdered following a recent reunion.
A couple of star-crossed lovers are caught up in the Resistance in Nazi-occupied France.
The widow of a thief learns that the chateau she lives in has a fortune in gold hidden somewhere.
In the mid-1970s, Anna and Ben relocate from the United States to Chile, and find the country in a state of turmoil following the murder of leftist President Salvador Allende. After the couple become friends with Eva, whose daughter Anna worked for Allende, Anna's connection to the fallen leader put
The story of Elizabeth Bayley Seton (1774-1821) on her journey from a wealthy New York businessman's wife and the mother of five to founder of the American Sisters of Charity and the first Catholic orphanage, and subsequently became America's first native-born Catholic saint. An Emmy Award nominatio
Natalie Wood plays a dual role in what was to be her last television work, starring as an heiress to a fortune trying to uncover the mysterious death of her mother, who went down with a torpedoed luxury liner during World War II. Ralph Bellamy is her wealthy father who is obsessed with the ship, and
Journalist Madeleine Ross and art theater owner Harris Sloane have a less than solid relationship, frequently breaking up and making up. So when Madeleine meets a famous French movie star, he not only serves as a major distraction for her, but is a catalyst for clarifying the true feelings that she
The two-part, four-hour sequel to Irwin Shaw's "Rich Man, Poor Man" and the vastly successful miniseries made from it (and the subsequent, less-successful short-lived series, "Rich Man, Poor Man -- Book II," during the 1976-77 season). Moviemaker Gretchen Jordache, the sister not seen in either of t
Having emigrated to New York and immediately got the kiss-off from her mother-besotted fiance, a Dutch lass takes a well-paid office job and starts liberally sampling the local male talent. After a while she decides to make her pleasure her business too, and as her reputation grows she graduates to a high-class bordello. Soon she realises she has the right talents to make a real success of a place of her own.
A girl from the Chicago slums fights her way to a position as an international super model.
Catherine, a young prostitute living in Paris, decides to incorporate herself after learning the basics of big business from her clients. She encounters both interest and setbacks in her search for investors.
A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises among the cast and crew.
A sadistic sculptor who tortures his wife, gets revenge on her after she tries to turn the tables on him by killing people and giving him the bones for his work.
The hero of the Revolutionary War clashes with Congress.
Orson Welles è Hudson Lowe in questa mega produzione cinematografica che racconta scorci ed episodi della vita di Napoleone.
A soldier masquerades as a gypsy to rescue his best friend from the enemy.
Witty narration follows the history of Versailles Palace; founded by Louis XIII, enlarged by autocratic Louis XIV, whose personal affairs and amours, and those of his two successors, are followed in more detail to the start of the Revolution, after which the story is brought rapidly up to date. A huge cast plays mainly historical persons who appear briefly.
A three-part story about a trio of men who spy a beautiful woman on a journey from Paris to London. The Frenchman believes the blond is a photographers model he fell in love with on the Riviera. The American sees her on the Channel boat and recognizes her as a singer in a Berlin nightclub while an
A French orphan gets a job with a carnival puppet show.
In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is (fictionalized) future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and singing ship's doctor Klin meet a family of once-wealthy Spanish colonists...and their daughter Cara who secretly dances in a cabaret. Romantic complications ensue, but Nicky seems less interested in Cara's favors than in inspirations for his future masterpieces.
A young female escapee from a reform school joins a pickpocket academy in Paris. She is caught red-handed on her first attempt at stealing by an upper class man. He recruits her to do him a favor at a society party where she meets and falls in love with a young, handsome, rich diplomat. Whether or not she can land him is another story.
Allied POWs fight to survive torture and loss of faith.
A French Resistance fighter discovers he''s a dead ringer for a Nazi official.
A young man botches a suicide pact with his lover and tries to evade the law.
Two journalists from different papers are looking for the same story. They want to know, who a group of gangsters getting young women from Europe to South America, where they are forced to work in brothels. But the gangsters have their own battels against each over, so the journalists can escape the danger, in which they've brought themselves.
A four-part adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale of epic love, set during the French Revolution. This presentation for "Masterpiece Theatre" coincides with the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the French Revolution.
A four-part "Great Performances" presentation dramatizing the life of world-renowned opera star Nellie Melba, whose career spanned 40 years beginning in 1885. The story follows Melba from her early days as a plantation owner's wife in Australia to her stardom in the opera houses and courts of Europ
An irregular series of specials in which show business personalities perform circus acts.
The story of a married concert violinist who falls in love with his daughter's music teacher, and their efforts to escape responsibility and find a life together.
The story revolves around Helen Warren, a beautiful mute girl, who becomes the target of a mysterious killer who preys on young, handicapped women. Based on the screenplay by Mel Dinelli.
An original musical comedy, written especially for television, about Sally, a waitress who refuses to marry, hoping instead to make her dreams of becoming famous a reality.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A two-part miniseries based on Sidney Sheldon's best-selling novel involving a Midwestern college professor who is swept into the world of international political intrigue when she is appointed by the President to be the new American Ambassador to Romania. She becomes the target of an assassin who's
A seven-hour, three-part miniseries recounting the experiences of Helene Junot, head of a fashion magazine publishing house. Junot must deal with enemies from her past, as they threaten the success of her empire.
There's terror on the high seas when cult leader Telly Savalas and his fanatic followers, among whom is devoted Shelley Winters, seize a luxury liner commanded by Louis Jourdan and hold a stellar roster of film and TV luminaries for a ransom of $70 million in gold. Chad Everett is a successful novel
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