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Olivier, Laurence 1907-1989

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Most widely held works by Laurence Olivier
Spartacus by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

162 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

228 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

155 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

89 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between his two ungrateful daughters
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

129 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

103 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,107 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
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

143 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Richard of Gloucester, a man twisted both in mind and body, as he schemes for the throne of England
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

58 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of the disastrous Allied defeat at Arnherm during WWII
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

59 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the five Bennet sisters living in early 19th century England. Their mother is scheming to make prestigious marriages for them. Focuses on Elizabeth Bennet, who mistakenly finds the rich Mr. Darcy an oaf, even as he sets all the other fair maidens' hearts aflutter
Olivier's As You Like It by William Shakespeare( Visual )

109 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's well known comedy about the star-crossed lovers, Orlando and Rosalind. A pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France, this story is full of kindliness, good fellowship, goodwill, and tales about all kinds of love--physical and intellectual, sentimental and cynical, enduring love between friends, and romantic love at first sight
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

85 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
The world at war( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An extraordinary collection of newsreel, propaganda, and home-movie footage drawn from the archives of 18 nations, including color close-ups of Adolf Hitler taken by his mistress, that present an unvarnished perspective of the war's pivotal events. Penetrating interviews with eyewitness participants - from Hitler's secretary to Alger Hiss to ordinary citizens who stood outside the battle lines - and spine-tingling, first-hand accounts to an already unforgettable experience."--Container
Sky Captain and the world of tomorrow( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aviator and a reporter attempt to save the world from destruction by flying robots
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, three sisters live in virtual exile. Olga attempts to support her family and home that is the sole legacy from their late father. Masha finds relief from an empty marriage by being involved with a passionate young colonel. Irina wills herself to return the affections of an ardent suitor in the hope that he will whisk her off to the city. Sift through the debris of their shattered dreams on the eve of the social and political upheaval that will transform Russia forever
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

63 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele, to clone Hitler
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aerial combat of WWI, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Richard III( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
 
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Alternative Names
Kerr, Laurence

Laurence Olivier actor británico

Laurence Olivier aktor brytyjski

Laurence Olivier attore e regista britannico

Laurence Olivier British actor, director and producer

Laurence Olivier Briton nga aktor, direktor ken produser

Laurence Olivier Brits acteur

Laurence Olivier Britse akteur, regisseur en vervaardiger

Laurence Olivier brytyjski aktor, reżyser, producent

Laurence Olivier comédien, metteur en scène, directeur de théâtre, réalisateur et scénariste britannique

Laurence Olivier englischer Regisseur, Theater- und Filmschauspieler

Laurentius Olivier

Lorenss Olivjē

Lourens Olivye

OLIVIER

Olivier, Larry

Olivier, Larry 1907-1989

Olivier, Laurence

Olivier, Laurence 1907-1989

Olivier, Laurence Kerr

Olivier, Laurence Kerr 1907-1989

Olivier, Laurence Kerr 1907-1989 Baron Olivier

Olivier, Laurence Kerr 1907- Baron Olivier

Olivier, Laurence Kerr, Baron Olivier, 1907-

Olivier, Laurence Kerr, Baron Olivier, 1907-1989

Olivier, Laurence Sir

Olivier, Lawrence 1907-1989

Λόρενς Ολίβιε

Лоренс Оливие

Лоренс Оливие британски глумец, режисер и продуцент

Лоренс Оливије

Лорънс Оливие

Лоуренс Оливье

Лоуренс Олів'є

Лоўрэнс Аліўе

Оливье, Лауренс

Оливье, Лауренс, 1907-1989

Оливье Лоренс

Оливье, Лоуренс

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לורנס אוליבייה

لارنس الیویه

لورنس أوليفيه

لۆرنس ئۆلیڤیە

ลอเรนซ์ โอลิวีเอร์

ლორენს ოლივიე

로런스 올리비에

올리비에, 로렌스 1907-1989

올리비에, 로렌스 커 1907-1989

オリヴィエ, ローレンス

ローレンス・オリヴィエ

劳伦斯·奥利维尔

羅蘭士奧利花

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RebeccaRichard IIIBrideshead revisitedClash of the titansA bridge too farPride and prejudice, or, First impressionsJesus of NazarethThe world at war