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James Stewart

(1908–1997) James Maitland Stewart Filmography as Actor:   Rear Window 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly     Vertigo 1958 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Kim Novak     Born May 20 1908 Indiana, PA (USA)…

Jules Verne

(1828–1905) Jules-Gabriel Verne Works: ◊ Abandoned (English) • Autour de la lune (French) ◊ All Around the Moon (English) • Les enfants du capitaine Grant (French) ◊ In Search of the Castaways (English)   Verne in Film:   In Search of the…

Roger Vadim

(1928–2000) Roger Vladimir Plémiannikov, né Roger Vadim Ardilouze     Born January 26 1928 Paris (France) Died February 11 2000 Paris (France) Cause of death Cancer Wife Brigitte Bardot (1934) Girlfriend Catherine Deneuve (1943) Wife Jane Fonda (1937) Father-in-law Henry…

Luis Buñuel

(1900–1983) Luis Buñuel Portolés Filmography as Director:   Belle de Jour 1967 Director: Luis Buñuel Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel     Cet obscur objet du désir 1977 Director: Luis Buñuel Starring: Fernando Rey, Carole Bouquet     Born February 22…

Aldo Fabrizi

(1905–1990) Aldo Fabbrizi, OMRI Filmography as Actor:   C’eravamo tanto amati (We All Loved Each Other So Much) 1974 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Nino Manfredi, Vittorio Gassman     Born November 1 1905 Roma (Italia) Died April 2 1990 Roma…

Elzéar Bonnier-Ortolan

(1849–1916) called Pierre Elzéar     Pierre Elzéar in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Coin de table (By the Table) 1872 Oil on canvas, 161 x 223.5 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Occupation Playwright Poet Writer  

Théophile Gautier

(1811–1872) Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier “Le bon Théo”   Works: • Émaux et camées (1852) ◊ Enamels and Cameos (English) • La Comédie de la mort (1838) • Le Capitaine Fracasse (1863) ◊ Captain Fracasse (English) • Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835) • Ménagerie intime (1869) ◊ My Private Menagerie…

Oscar Wilde

(1854–1900) Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde   Works: • A Florentine Tragedy; La Sainte Courtisane (1894) • A House of Pomegranates (1891) • A Woman of No Importance (1893) • An Ideal Husband (1895) • De profundis (1897) • Essays and Lectures • For Love of the…

Michael Tarchaniota Marullus

(1453–1500)   . Botticelli, Sandro (c. 1445-1510) Michele Marullo Tarcaniota c. 1490 Tempera on canvas tr. from panel, 49 x 35 cm Museo del Prado, Madrid (on loan) .   See also: • Humanists | Poets | Writers