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Cushing, Peter 1913-1994

Overview
Works: 465 works in 1,313 publications in 7 languages and 17,570 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Filmed plays  Horror films  Vampire films  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Photographer, Commentator, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

98 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire. Stars, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Carrie Fisher
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Darth Vader and the Imperial army
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empires most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish epic about the legendary Greek conqueror of the fourth century B.C
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

22 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker travels to Count Dracula's castle to act as his librarian. Harker--actually there to try to kill Dracula--is first attacked by Dracula's female companion, then killed by the Count himself. Harker's friend, Dr Van Helsing, arrives to investigate his disappearance and swears to track the vampire down and to kill him by whatever means necessary. Voyaging to London, Dracula pursues Harker's fiancée Lucy and her sister Mina. Mina's husband Arthur Holmwood tries to assist Van Helsing, who doggedly stalks the vampire in hopes of defeating him
Top secret! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American rock star teams up with the daughter of a scientist to find the scientist before he creates the ultimate weapon, in this spoof of war epics and Elvis films
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( Visual )

53 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the reappearance of a seemingly supernatural hound, bent on destroying the House of the Baskervilles in accordance with an ancient curse
The Sherlock Holmes collection by Roy William Neill( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the only six surviving episodes from the classic BBC series and this is the first time they are available in North America
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet is Shakespeare's towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The mummy by Terence Fisher( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three British archaeologists discover the grave of an important Egyptian female priest who has died about four millenia ago. But when they open it a bad curse falls on them for having woken up the mighty guard of the grave who was buried with the priest
The end of the affair( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love, then she mysteriously ends the affair
The curse of Frankenstein by Terence Fisher( Visual )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and French and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young German nobleman has uncovered life's mystery and unleashed a chain of blood-curdling terrors that seem similar to the monstrous horrors of a generation earlier. Outraged, the local citizenry imprisons the nobleman and condemns him to death, hoping to blot his family's ignominious name
A Tale of two cities by Jim Goddard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indifferent to the plight of France's downtrodden and pained by unrequited love for Lucie Darnay, London barrister Sydney Carton finds meaning through an act of ultimate sacrifice
Horror express( Visual )

47 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frozen specimen of what may be the missing link is discovered in Manchuria, an English anthropologist supervises its transport aboard the Trans-Siberian Express
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Sir Gawain takes on the test of valor presented by the mysterious Green Knight--a dare that takes the young knight far from the familiar Camelot to points unknown and dangers unprecedented
Frankenstein must be destroyed by Terence Fisher( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frankenstein pioneers research in brain transplants -- but the procedure is imperfect."--Container
The Hammer horror series( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
The Satanic rites of Dracula( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Dracula (Christopher Lee) leads a satanic cult of prominent citizens intent on unleashing a mutated form of the plague virus onto the world
Star Wars, the complete saga( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star wars trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial army
 
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Cushing, Peter Wilton 1913-1994

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DraculaThe mummyThe end of the affairThe Hammer horror seriesThe Satanic rites of DraculaChristopher Lee and Peter Cushing and horror cinema : a filmography of their 22 collaborationsAn actor, and a rare one : Peter Cushing as Sherlock Holmes