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Cushing, Peter 1913-1994

Overview
Works: 599 works in 1,550 publications in 6 languages and 19,992 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Fantasy films  Television adaptations  Monster films  History  Vampire films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Photographer, Other, Contributor, Commentator, wpr, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

114 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and French and held by 4,310 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet is Shakespeare's towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Star Wars trilogy by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen years after Anakin Skywalker is seduced by the dark side and transforms into the evil Darth Vader, his son Luke Skywalker is thrust into the struggle against the evil Empire. Follow as Luke and twin sister Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Yoda and the droids R2-D2 and C-3PO, lead the Rebellion to bring balance back to the force
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alexander the Great, Greek hero and world-conqueror. Alexander is a man torn by conflict between his teacher, Aristotle, his warrior father and his own ambition
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 563 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 )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 557 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 Sherlock Holmes collection by Peter Cushing( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 533 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
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( Visual )

43 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his family's manor house on the lonely moors after his father dies under mysterious circumstances, Sir Henry Baskerville is confronted with the mystery of the supernatural hound that supposedly takes revenge upon the Baskerville family. The famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson are brought in to investigate
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 376 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
The mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 356 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection includes : Star Wars - Episode I The Phantom Menace (1999) (PG) ; Star Wars - Episode II Attack Of The Clones (2002) (PG) ; and Star Wars - Episode III Revenge Of The Sith (2005) (PG-13) ; Star Wars - A New Hope (1977) ; Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) ; and Star Wars - Return Of The Jedi (1983)
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 289 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 held by 284 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. The townspeople now understand something their forebears did not--the young man's name is more than a name, it's the curse of Frankenstein
Star wars original trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 279 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
Horror express by Christopher Lee( Visual )

54 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 256 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
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container
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 225 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
The blood beast terror( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classically told monster movie directed by Vernon Sewell is set in motion when mutilated bodies begin appearing in the English countryside, drained of blood. Horror icon Peter Cushing stars as Detective Inspector Quennell, brought in to investigate the deaths
The Satanic rites of Dracula( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 166 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 trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 156 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, 1913-1994

Cushing, Peter Wilton 1913-1994

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DraculaThe mummyThe end of the affairThe 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 HolmesThe Peter Cushing companion