WorldCat Identities

Niven, David 1910-1983

Overview
Works: 706 works in 2,512 publications in 12 languages and 36,040 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Action and adventure films  War films  Romance films  Christmas films  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Other, Costume designer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

77 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,996 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
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

67 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,967 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 bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,869 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 pink panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

44 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young girl, Princess Dala is given the largest diamond in the world by her father. If you stare into it, you can see a 'Pink Panther.' Now she is a young woman. Rebels in her home country have seized power and are demanding the return of the jewel. Dala relaxes at an exclusive skiing resort. Noted British playboy, Sir Charles Lytton is in town. He is secretly 'The Phantom, ' an infamous jewel thief who has eyes on the Pink Panther. Charles's playboy nephew, George, follows him to the resort in an attempt to steal the diamond and blame it on 'The Phantom, ' not knowing that it's his uncle. Hot on the Phantom's trail is Inspector Jacques Clouseau. His wife is the lover of Charles and helps in the Phantom's crimes. Jacques tries to stop the attempts, but he is completely clueless. When several attempts are made at a dress formal party, Jacques looks everywhere but the right place
Go slowly, come back quickly by David Niven( Book )

40 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 6 languages and held by 1,255 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
Around the world in eighty days( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,108 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
Casino Royale by John Huston( Visual )

65 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,004 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 893 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 )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 807 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 (Award-winning actress Jodie Foster) and a sly con man (Leo McKern) are determined to find. But first she must dupe Candleshoe's widowed owner into believing she's her long-lost granddaughter! Casey eventually discovers there may be an even greater treasure at Candleshoe - the love of a happy family. Legendary stars David Niven and Helen Hayes join Foster in this humorous and heartwarming adventure!
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

43 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Clouseau pursues a jewel thief, who is romantically pursuing Clouseau's wife
Separate tables by Delbert Mann( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Beauregard Hotel, all the eccentric guests feel lonely. In one emotional evening, four of them will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

55 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel across two oceans, over five seas and through 16 countries as part of Phineas Fogg's wager to circumnavigate the world in 80 days
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 611 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
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 602 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
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
The prisoner of Zenda by John Cromwell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 585 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
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

20 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
Trail of the Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 442 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
Blake Edwards' The Pink Panther film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 427 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!"
No deposit no return( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 415 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
 
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The guns of Navarone
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The bishop's wifeThe pink pantherGo slowly, come back quicklyAround the world in eighty daysCandleshoeThe Pink PantherAround the world in 80 daysDodsworth
Alternative Names
David Niven

David Niven acteur britannique

David Niven aktor brytyjski

David Niven attore britannico

David Niven britischer Schauspieler

David Niven Brits filmacteur

David Niven britský herec

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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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