WorldCat Identities

Niven, David 1910-1983

Works: 646 works in 2,531 publications in 12 languages and 36,122 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Biography  War films  Spy films  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Niven
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Most widely held works by David Niven
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

95 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's novel. Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon star as Heathcliff and Cathy whose tortured love affair is doomed to a tragic end
Around the world in eighty days by Michael Anderson( Visual )

57 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

65 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Clouseau pursues a jewel thief, who, in turn, is romantically pursuing Clouseau's wife
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's neglected wife becomes infatuated with him
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

78 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allied saboteurs are assigned to infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and to destroy two long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers
Go slowly, come back quickly by David Niven( Book )

40 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 6 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story chronicling the escapades of Stani Skolimowski--a young man who becomes a football star, RAF pilot, stunt man, photographer, and lover in wartime Britain
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
Casino Royale by Martin Campbell( Visual )

52 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir James Bond is persuaded to rejoin Her Majesty's secret service and head an operation to smash SMERSH
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( Visual )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Candleshoe( Visual )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and German and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
Trail of the Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World famous detective, Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is missing and so is the Pink Panther diamond. The sixth comedy in Blake Edwards' Pink Panther series
The sea wolves : the last charge of the Calcutta Light Horse by Mai la jin( Visual )

24 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March of 1943, a group of Boer War veterans is recruited by British intelligence to destroy a Nazi spy ship in the harbor of Goa, India
The prisoner of Zenda by John Cromwell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike-- and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point in the two finest screen versions of the beloved 1894 novel by Anthony Hope. Includes the 1937 and 1952 screen versions
Blake Edwards' The Pink Panther film collection( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The bumbling, hilarious Inspector Clouseau is back on the case in this collectable giftset boasting five classic comedies, a bonus DVD and the incomparable comic genius of Peter Sellers!"
The charge of the light brigade by Tony Richardson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
No deposit no return( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two safecrackers assist a brother and sister in faking their own kidnapping. The brother and sister's grandfather is forced to pay for their return
The guns of Navarone( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British-American epic adventure war film inspired by the Battle of Leros during the Dodecanese Campaign of World War II in which a commando team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor in their midst, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives
The dawn patrol( Visual )

16 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1915 France, Major Brand commands the 39th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps. The young airmen go up in bullet-riddled crates and the casualty rate is appalling, but Brand can't make the officers at headquarters see reason
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.12 for The Pink P ... to 0.96 for The moon's ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Around the world in eighty days
The Pink PantherThe bishop's wifeThe guns of NavaroneGo slowly, come back quicklyCandleshoeDodsworthTrail of the Pink PantherThe sea wolves : the last charge of the Calcutta Light HorseThe guns of Navarone
Alternative Names
David Niven

David Niven acteur britannique

David Niven aktor brytyjski

David Niven attore britannico

David Niven britischer Schauspieler

David Niven Brits filmacteur

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David Niven engelsk skuespiller

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Deivids Naivens

Dejvid Niven

Nevins, James David Graham.

Niven, David

Niven, David, 1910-

Niven, James David Graham

Niven James David Graham 1910-1983

Nivens, David 1910-1983

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