WorldCat Identities

Greenstreet, Sydney

Overview
Works: 142 works in 338 publications in 4 languages and 12,032 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Radio plays  Radio programs  Biography  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about  Sydney Greenstreet Publications about Sydney Greenstreet
Publications by  Sydney Greenstreet Publications by Sydney Greenstreet
posthumous Publications by Sydney Greenstreet, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sydney Greenstreet
The Maltese falcon by John Huston ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
Christmas in Connecticut ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous food writer lies about living on a farm, raising her children and being a good cook. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't boil an egg. When her editor says she will spend Christmas with a heroic sailor, her job is on the line
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Across the Pacific ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humphrey Bogart plays U.S. counterspy Rick, who trades barbs with Mary Astor, matches wits with Sydney Greenstreet and swaps bullets with saboteurs of the Panama Canal
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It happened on 5th Avenue: GI families hit by the post-World War II housing crunch take over an abandoned New York City mansion
Passage to Marseille by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogart plays Jean Matrac, a World War II French patriot who escapes Devil's Island, survives a freighter voyage and becomes a gunner in the Free French Air Corps
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
Casablanca Maltese falcon ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the "Hollywood playhouse" series of radio plays adapted from popular films of the day with members of the original casts reprising their film roles in front of a studio audience
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American in Paris (1951, color, 114 min.):Gene Kelly plays an ex-GI who loves Paris and an alluring but engaged shop clerk (Leslie Caron). Dazzling dances and a stunning ballet finale are spun around songs and music by the Gershwins
Flamingo road ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A determined carnival dancer, an aspiring politician and a malevolent manipulator of public figures form the basis of this drama
The Hucksters ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cynical look at the advertising business in New York City, The Hucksters is about a fast-talking young man, intent on making it big in a high-powered agency
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Master detectives ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 radio broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio
The mask of Dimitrios ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mystery writer becomes intrigued by stories of Dimitrios Makropoulos, a notorious criminal who has committed blackmail, thievery, murder and high treason, and whose dead body has been found washed up ashore. Interested in chronicling the criminal's exploits, the writer decides to follow Dimitrios' career around Europe, and is aided by a mysterious man with his own motives
The adventures of Nero Wolfe ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Spirits presents an eighteen-episode collection of broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio. Here, listeners will be delighted by the exploits of Rex Stout's detective genius, Nero Wolfe
The new adventures of Nero Wolfe the case of the midnight ride and other tales ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Spirits presents a 4-hr., 8-episode collection of broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio. Featured here is Rex Stout's beloved detective, Nero Wolfe, portrayed by Sydney Greenstreet
Ruthless by Edgar G Ulmer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multi-millionaire Horace Woodruff Vendig shows himself to the world as an ambitious philanthropist, but that's far from the case. Even as a young man he starts to exhibit an obsessive and selfish urge to make more and more money, loving and leaving women at will to further this end
Joan Crawford collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flamingo Road: a tough carnival dancer is stranded in a small town and soon makes an enemy of the politically powerful, local sheriff
Conflict by Curtis Bernhardt ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a man murders his wife because his affections have turned to her younger sister, it appears he has executed the perfect crime until a minor slip-up arouses the suspicions of a family friend who is a psychiatrist
 
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Alternative Names
Greenstreet, Sidney
Greenstreet, Sidney, 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hughes, 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hugues
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