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Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Overview
Works: 900 works in 2,868 publications in 2 languages and 34,019 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  War films  Poetry  Epic films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Author, Commentator, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anthony Quayle
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

68 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 2,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who unites the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks during World War I
Hamlet by Laurence Olivier( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,643 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
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2020 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British-American epic adventure war film inspired by the Battle of Leros during the Dodecanese Campaign of World War II in which a commando team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor in their midst, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

48 editions published between 1956 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,321 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
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

46 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of the great tragedies, focusing on the minds and motives of the assasins Brutus and Cassius
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

57 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatized events and legends of the history of Scotland in the eleventh century
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 940 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 second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 863 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
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1943, Hitler avait pour projet de faire enlever Churchill alors qu'il était censé séjourner dans un village anglais. Ce qu'ils ignoraient, c'était la présence d'un agent nazi dans la commune ! Heureusement, le projet des allemands est découvert et les américains mettent rapidement hors d'état de nuire les ravisseurs."--Site Allociné, consulté le 16 juin 2016
Henry IV Part 1 by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 774 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)
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

47 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 746 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
Anne of the thousand days ; Mary, Queen of Scots by Charles Jarrott( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne of the thousand days: Follow King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in one of history's most famous tragic love affairs in the Academy Award winning materpiece starring Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( Visual )

29 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 603 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
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feuilleton historique qui ne lésina pas sur les moyens pour revenir sur la révolte contre l'empire romain des 900 juifs retranchés dans la célèbre forteresse
Henry IV Part II by William Shakespeare( Visual )

47 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panorama of Medieval English life. The play ends with the death of Henry IV, the banishment of Falstaff, and the coronation of Prince Hal
Anne of the thousand days by Wallis( Visual )

31 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the pageantry and political intrigue of 16th century England, the ill-fated marriage of King Henry VIII of England and Anne Boleyn is traced, from its spirited beginning to its tragic finale
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 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
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate love of Antony and Cleopatra overwhelms their judgment, leading them into civil war, defeat, and despair
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 445 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
 
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Anthony Quayle

Anthony Quayle acteur britannique

Anthony Quayle ator e diretor britânico

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, Anthony

Quayle, Anthony, 1913-

Quayle, John A. 1913-1989

Quayle, John Anthony.

Quayle, John Anthony 1913-1989

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