Korda, Alexander Sir 1893-1956
Most widely held works about Alexander Korda
Most widely held works by Alexander Korda
The third man ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market.
The third man ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime-- and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder.
To be or not to be ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stare beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be..."--Container.
The Scarlet Pimpernel ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 607 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the novel by Baroness Orczy in which a dashing dandy of the English court tries to defend innocent aristocrats from the violence of the French revolution.
The Private life of Henry VIII ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Touching and bawdy story of the much married monarch.
That Hamilton woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins.
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian fantasy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess.
Rembrandt ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
In Amsterdam of 1642, master painter Rembrandt Van Rijn enjoys a full life until the sudden death of his wife. Bankrupt and bereft, he finds comfort in a pretty servant in his home. Can he summon the courage to overcome his demons or will tragedy continue to haunt him?
Rudyard Kipling's Jungle book ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a teenage boy raised by wolves in the wild, must fight evil in the jungle as well as greed in the hearts of men.
Things to come ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 libraries worldwide
After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest.
Jungle book ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a savage jungle boy raised by a pack of wild wolves, thwarts a group of thieves stealing a treasure from a lost jungle city.
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian fantasy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
When the mischievous scoundrel Abu helps the rightful King of Bagdad escape from prison, he finds himself involved in an incredible series of adventures. Loosely drawn from "The Arabian Nights."
Marius ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 232 libraries worldwide
This is the first film of Pagnol's trilogy. Marius, son of César the owner of a cafe, is drawn to the sea, filled with dreams of faraway lands. He loves Fanny, but even this love is not as strong as his wanderlust. Fanny turns him loose to follow his dream and marries Panisse, a rich widower.
The four feathers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
"With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor--and the friends he betrayed--at any cost"--Container.
Anna Karenina ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Story of passion and family conflict set in 19th century upper-class Russia in which the wife of an aristocrat falls in love with a dashing calvary officer.
Catherine the Great ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Peek into the life of Catherine II, from the beautiful royal courts of 18th century Russia to her troubled marriage to Peter III (portrayed in nearly 'screwball' fashion).
The Fanny trilogy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Contains three films written by Marcel Pagnol. Marius is a young man torn between his love for his family and his desire to move away from his Marseilles harbor, while Fanny, his shy lover, doesn't know how to hold Marius back to keep him near her. Cesar, Marius' father, does not know his son's intentions. When Marius leaves, Fanny discovers she is pregnant with his son, and struggles with the support of his family, to survive without him.
The private life of Don Juan ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
When Don Juan fakes his own death - only to find that he has promptly been forgotten - can a raven-haired beauty coax him back into the business?
The private life of Henry VIII ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
"Alexander Korda's first major international success is a raucous, entertaining, even poignant glimpse into the bedrooms of the infamous king and his six wives." -- Container.
Sanders of the river ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in West Africa.
Action and adventure films Actors Adultery Arabian nights Austria--Vienna Biographical films Biography Black market Blakeney, Percy, Sir (Fictitious character) Comedy films Detective and mystery films Drama Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film noir France Great Britain Hamilton, Emma,--Lady,--1761?-1815 Henry--VIII,--King of England,--1491-1547 Historical films Historical films History Iraq--Baghdad Kings and rulers Korda, Alexander,--Sir,--1893-1956 Man-woman relationships Mistresses Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Murder--Investigation Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Nelson, Horatio Nelson,--Viscount,--1758-1805 Nobility Novelists Poland Princes Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn,--1606-1669 Revolution (France : 1789-1799) Romance films Russia Science fiction films Thieves Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films World War (1939-1945)
Eigentl. Name Korda, Sándor 1893-1956
Keller, Sándor László 1893-1956
Kellner, Sándor 1893-1956
Kellner Sándor László. 1893-1956
Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956
Korda, Alexander von 1893-1956
Korda, Sándor, 1893-1956
Korda, Sándor László.
Korda, Sándor László, 1893-1956
Sándor, Korda 1893-1956
Multiple languages (52)
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