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Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Overview
Works: 823 works in 2,356 publications in 7 languages and 33,669 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Poetry  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Filmed plays  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Commentator, Other, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Anthony Quayle
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

42 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 3,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

47 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

60 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

55 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatized events and legends of the history of Scotland in the eleventh century
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

40 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of the great tragedies, focusing on the minds and motives of the assassins Brutus and Cassius
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Nazi paratroopers hide in an English village as they try to kidnap the British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. Based on the book by Jack Higgins
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 670 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
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
Anne of the thousand days by Charles Jarrott( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the pageantry and political intrigue of 16th century England, traces the ill-fated marriage between Anne Boleyn and King Henry VIII from its spirited beginning to its tragic finale
Anne of the thousand days ; Mary, Queen of Scots( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Queen of Scots: The battle between Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth, Queen of England comes alive in this epic film
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Aurelius Antonius, the philosopher-emperor of Rome, summons his empire's governors and princes to his German war headquarters for a Pax Romanus. He confides to his daughter, Lucilla, that his adopted son, Livius, will succeed him instead of his more unstable heir, Commodus. Overhearing this, Cleander, a blind prophet loyal to Commodus, presents Marcus with a poisoned apple. After the funeral, Livius, who does not share Lucilla's ambition for himself or Rome, allows Commodus to proclaim himself emperor. While pestilence ravages Rome, Commodus continues his vain, licentious behavior. He ultimately neglects to deal with all symptoms of unrest and banishing anyone reminding him of his responsibilities
Henry IV, part I. by William Shakespeare( Visual )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. Upon the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V)
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Recording )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man born to rule the world is destroyed by his weaknesses and lusts
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
Heart of the dragon( Visual )

87 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programs focus on activities found in all societies. They look at how the Chinese approach to everyday life is different from ours and at what we have in common
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play recounts the blind, exiled Oedipus' final days. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die (as that place is to become hallowed ground). Familial interactions also play a key role in the drama
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Recording )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff is put in his place by the very wives he proposes to have fun with
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony Quayle acteur britannique

Anthony Quayle attore britannico

Anthony Quayle britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler sowie Schriftsteller

Anthony Quayle Brits acteur

Anthony Quayle brytyjski aktor

Anthony Quayle English actor and director

Quayle, John A. 1913-1989

Quayle, John Anthony.

Quayle, John Anthony 1913-1989

Άντονι Κουέιλ

Антъни Куейл

Энтони Куэйл

אנתוני קווייל

אנתוני קווייל סופר בריטי

קויל, אנתוני

آنتونی کوایلی بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

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アンソニー・クエイル

安東尼·奎爾

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The guns of NavaroneWilliam Shakespeare's MacbethJulius CaesarEverything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to askAntony and CleopatraOedipus at ColonusThe merry wives of Windsor