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Mason, James 1909-1984

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North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

212 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

53 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniac Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
Lolita by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

140 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Kubrick's sixth film is a brilliant, sly adaptation of Vladimir Nabokov's celebrated yet infamous 1955 novel. It chronicles a middle-aged literature professor's unusual and doomed sexual passion/obsession for a seductively precocious pubescent "nymphet" named Lolita. Thanks to the film industry's production code, the film is mostly suggestive, with numerous double entendres and metaphoric sexual situations, while the story has been transformed into a black comedy and murder mystery. The film lacks the element that enabled most readers to understand the novel--Humbert Humbert's exquisite inner voice. As a consequence the film is big, luxurious, and full of a barren, cold humor, yet a visual tour-de-force in elegant black-and-white
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

96 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drunken waning movie star Norman Maine meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he literally stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops which blossoms into romance but tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's plummets
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

73 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the classic Shakespeare play, chronicling the events around the assassination of Julius Caesar
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

78 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case that no one is supposed to win
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Jules Verne's journey to the center of the Earth by Henry Levin( Visual )

45 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daring scientiest leads an expedition into the interior of the Earth, where fierce dinosaurs and an intelligent reptilian race battle a primitive human civilization
Heaven Can Wait by Warren Beatty( Visual )

29 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidently goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

48 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele: to clone Hitler
Madame Bovary by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, not satisfied with the limited life she leads, rebels against conventional society, and finds tragedy
Lord Jim by Richard Brooks( Visual )

61 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disgraced 19th-century British sailor lives nobly among natives. From the Joseph Conrad novel
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

38 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel returns, disillusioned, to Germany after his North African defeat, and is involved in the plot to assassinate Hitler
Agatha Christie's Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opulent beach resort is the setting as Hercules Poirot attempts to unravel the murder of an actress everyone has reason to hate
The blue max( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A low-born infantryman becomes a pilot during World War I, almost deliberately stepping on the sensibilities of his aristocratic comrades in the process. A national hero, he wins the Blue Max, the highest award that can be bestowed upon an aviator. His fame is exploited by a general, who tolerates the affair between the pilot and the general's wife. The canny general knows that, eventually, the pilot will become expendable, and a "heroic" death can be arranged
Georgy girl( Visual )

16 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homely but vivacious young woman dodges the amorous attentions of her father's middle-aged employer while striving to capture some of the glamorous life of her swinging London roommate
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
Murder by decree by Bob Clark( Visual )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson conduct a gruesome and dangerous search through London's squalid east end for the legendary Jack the Ripper. They soon discover that he is no ordinary murderer, but one with influential and determined friends
Salem's Lot by Stephen King( Visual )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the sleepy little hamlet of Salem's Lot comes a stranger who unleashes an insidious evil so devastating that it threatens to destroy the entire town and everyone in it. Ben Mears, a young novelist, returns home to Salem's Lot after many years, determined to write a book about the eerie old Marsten House which overlooks the town. It is Mears' conviction that the source of all the trouble is the evil Marsten House itself, which he believes attracts evil to it. With the help of his old schoolmaster and a courageous teenager, he tries to unravel the deadly plague that is claiming the lives and souls of the townspeople of Salem's Lot
The desert rats by Jonathan Martin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courageous band of Australian soldiers stops Rommel's march to the Suez Canal in this stirring blend of action and history
 
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Džejms Mejson

Iacobus Mason

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Mason, James

Mason, James, 1909-

Mason, James Neville.

Τζέιμς Μέισον

Джеймс Мейсон актор

Джеймс Мейсън

Джеймс Мэйсон

Джэймс Мэйсан

Џејмс Мејсон

Ջեյմս Մեյսոն

ג'יימס מייסון

ג'יימס מייסון סופר בריטי

جيمس ماسون ممثل بريطاني

جیمز میسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

জেমস মেসান ব্রিটিশ অভিনেতা

제임스 메이슨

ジェームズ・メイソン

占士·美臣

詹姆士·梅遜

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