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Baker, Stanley Sir 1928-1976

Overview
Works: 174 works in 509 publications in 6 languages and 6,368 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Western television programs  Television programs  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  War films  Zorro films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stanley Baker
Zulu by Cy Endfield ( Visual )
97 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Richard III by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard, duke of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain, usurps the crown from King Edward IV, and is later killed at Bosworth Field. Henry, earl of Richmond, ascends the throne as Henry VII, establishing the Tudor dynasty
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Alexander the Great, Greek hero and world-conqueror
Helen of Troy by Robert Wise ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Iliad's story of the Trojan War told from the Trojans viewpoint. This epic film from 1956 was directed by Robert Wise. "Arrows rain death. Soldiers clamber up stone walls. Swords clang, fires rage. Yet the waves of combatants storming Troy are repelled. To defeat the undefeatable ultimately requires brains more than brawn. So, feigning retreat, the Greeks offer a gift: a mammoth wooden horse secretly housing their fighting men."--Container
Eva by Joseph Losey ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welsh writer Tyvian Jones (Stanley Baker) seems to have it all, style, an international best-seller, an apartment in Rome, a gorgeous fianceĢe, but he remains bitter. He meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve
Accident by Joseph Losey ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Oxford graduate is killed in a car crash; his tutor looks back over the tangle of personal relationships that contributed to his death
Zorro ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorro, the masked avenger, rides again. In this version, he rides in South America instead of California, and once again becomes the hero of the oppressed, as he defeats corrupt politicians and evil law enforcers
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in English and German and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic version of the legend of Camelot. Return to a time of sweet romance when knighthood was in flower. The newly crowned King of England, Arthur Pendragon, dedicates his reign and the fellowship of the Knights of the Round Table to the ideals of peace, justice and chivalry. The noble knight, Sir Lancelot, and Arthur's Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for one another and their loyalty to Arthur
The cruel sea by Charles Frend ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstruction of the Battle of the Atlantic where the heroes are the men, the heroines are the ships and the villain is the cruel sea. Centres on the activities of a corvette which puts to sea with only one experienced officer aboard. The others are from civilian life, including a journalist, a lawyer and a second-hand car salesman
Milk to market: forty years of milk marketing by Stanley Baker ( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sands of the Kalahari ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded in the African wilderness by a plane crash, a disparate group of passengers' worst enemy isn't weather or wild animals but a fellow traveler
The last days of Sodom and Gomorrah ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the Old Testament story of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
The criminal by Joseph Losey ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Bannion has spent the last three years in prison devising the biggest robbery of his career. Out of prison, he puts his plans into action. He buries the money in a field, but Bannion is arrested before he has a chance to reveal its whereabouts to his gang. While in jail, he must survive an ordeal of brutality and betrayal at the hands of his fellow convicts and former accomplices
Lone Ranger by Treasure Box Collection (Firm) ( Visual )
in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorro: Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta Legend of the Lone Ranger: A feature length film about how the Lone Ranger and Tonto got their start bringing justice to the badlands
The Cruel sea ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of the battle of the Atlantic, a story of an ocean, two ships and a handful of men. The men are the heroes. The heroines are the ships. The only villan is the sea -- the cruel sea -- that man has made even more cruel
A lizard in a woman's skin ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol is a respected politician's daughter who experiences a series of vivid, psychedelic nightmares drenched in depraved sex orgies and LSD. Within the confines of her delirious dream state, Carol commits a sickeningly graphic murder and awakens to a real life criminal investigation into the murder of her neighbor -- and all the clues point to her! Did she really do it or is she being framed? Where do her dark dreams end and repulsive reality begin?
Looking at Cape Town by Brian Katzen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Innocent bystanders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Craig, a James Bond like British secret agent, is given one last chance to redeem himself after a failed mission. His supervisor Loomis no longer trusts Craig, so he sends two younger and more ruthless agents to intercept the Russian scientist Craig had been sent to locate. Accompanied by Israeli spy Miriam Loman, Craig must decide if the scientist is to be rescued or eliminated
Campbell's kingdom by Ralph Thomas ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Campbell is a young Englishman who believes himself incurably ill. He travels to Canada to take over the land he has inherited, and intends to take up the dream of discovering oil before the valley is flooded
 
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Alternative Names
Baker, William Stanley.
Languages
English (238)
Spanish (10)
French (6)
German (5)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)
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