WorldCat Identities

Brando, Marlon

Overview
Works: 1,077 works in 3,413 publications in 10 languages and 71,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  Naval history  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Adventure stories  War films 
Subject Headings: Motion picture actors and actresses 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Originator, Narrator, Singer, Other, Dedicatee, Creator, Interviewee, Speaker, Author of introduction, Artist, Film editor, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Marlon Brando Publications about Marlon Brando
Publications by  Marlon Brando Publications by Marlon Brando
posthumous Publications by Marlon Brando, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Marlon Brando
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
213 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams ( Visual )
125 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 5,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
On the waterfront by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
89 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
107 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Guys and dolls by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Times Square is all a bustle with petty crooks, lazy cops, and especially, gamblers. Gamblers are everywhere, but Nathan Detroit--who maintains the "Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York"--Is short the $1000 he needs to secure a site for a fleet of big players coming into town. Nathan's other problem is his burlesque showgirl fiancée, Miss Adelaide. Her fourteen-year long engagement and Nathan's failure to give up the gambling racket as he promised have given her a permanent, psychosomatic cold. When Sky Masterson, with a reputation as a fast and loose bettor, arrives in New York Nathan devises a plan. Nathan bets Sky that Sky won't be able to convince Sergeant Sarah Brown, local Salvation Army Sergeant and goody two shoes extraordinaire, to go to Havana for dinner. Sky only has 24 hours to succeed or sacrifice the cash. What he doesn't count on is losing his heart as well. Thus, the die is cast, the fates engaged, as songs, dance, and old-fashioned gambling good fun ensue
Superman by Richard Donner ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the classic Shakespeare play, chronicling the events around the assassination of Julius Caesar
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist rescues a young man who claims to be the legendary lover, Don Juan, and then becomes enmeshed in the young man's fantasies
Last tango in Paris by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American widower in Paris, desolate at the unexplained suicide of his wife, plunges into an erotic affair with a young French girl half his age. Marlon Brando and Maria Schneider star in this adult drama
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
The wild one by Laslo Benedek ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny is the leader of a vicious biker gang which invades a small, sleepy California town. The leather-jacketed young biker seems hellbent for destruction until he falls for Kathie, a "good girl" whose father happens to be a cop
The score by Frank Oz ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persuaded to help a desperate friend for a $6 million payday, an expert safecracker postpones his retirement to pull off one last heist with a novice thief. Their foolproof plan turns into a high risk gamble when a clash of egos threatens to bring them both down
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando ( Visual )
113 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
Fan-Tan by Marlon Brando ( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brando and his collaborator Cammell create the story of an eccentric early 20th century pirate, a larger-than-life character, who saves the life of a Chinese prisoner. When he's released from jail, the pirate becomes entangled in the biggest act of piracy that part of the world has seen
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1787, the HMS Bounty sets out on a journey that will take it through perilous seas to a tropical paradise--and into history as one of the most ill-fated vessels ever to sail for King and country
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The freshman by Andrew Bergman ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives
Sayonara by Joshua Logan ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American Air Force major on leave in Japan after the Korean War falls in love with a Japanese actress. When they declare their love openly, they find themselves scorned equally by both the Japanese and Americans
The fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him. Special edition bonus features include: interview with Sidney Lumet, documentary, three one-act plays by Tennessee Williams, and booklet
 
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Alternative Names
Brando 1924-2004
Brando, Marlon
Брандо, Марлон
ブランド, マーロン
Languages
English (1,123)
German (57)
French (55)
Spanish (39)
Multiple languages (9)
Italian (5)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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