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Olivier, Laurence 1907-1989

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

112 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,585 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
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( Visual )

169 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,449 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

158 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,354 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
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

119 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,908 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
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

152 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,333 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

71 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 2,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

98 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortured love affair ends between Heathcliff and Cathy when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar. Heathcliff's retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax
The world at war by ltd Thames Television( Visual )

94 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,969 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
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

32 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,756 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 )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of the disastrous Allied defeat at Arnherm during WWII
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

56 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,540 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
Marathon Man by Dustin Hoffman( Visual )

72 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,240 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
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

105 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's well known comedy. 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 )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Sky Captain and the world of tomorrow by Kerry Conran( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aviator and a reporter attempt to save the world from destruction by flying robots
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

38 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 906 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
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aerial combat of WWI, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Great acting: Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike, Ralph Richardson, Peggy Ashcroft, Michael Redgrave, Edith Evans, John Gielgud, Noël Coward by Hal Burton( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samtaler med kendte skuespillere om deres opfattelse af skuespillerens opgaver
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 871 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
 
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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 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 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

Olivier, Lawrence Sir 1907-1989

Λόρενς Ολίβιε

Лоренс Оливие

Лоренс Оливије

Лорънс Оливие

Лоуренс Оливье

Лоуренс Олів'є

Лоўрэнс Аліўе

Оливье, Лауренс

Оливье, Лауренс, 1907-1989

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 IIIThe world at warClash of the titansA bridge too farBrideshead revisitedPride and prejudiceJesus of Nazareth