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Crenna, Richard 1927-2003

Works: 525 works in 1,292 publications in 7 languages and 21,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Artist, Author, Other, Contributor, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Crenna
Most widely held works by Richard Crenna
Rambo by George P Cosmatos( Visual )

129 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-Green Beret, a peacetime misfit, is haunted by memories of Vietnam. Falling foul of an over-zealous small-town sheriff, all hell is let loose as he goes on the run. In the life or death manhunt that ensues, he will need all his old skills to stay alive and outwit his pursuers--the sheriff, his posse, and more than 200 National Guardsmen
Body heat by James Brown( Visual )

54 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer has a love affair with a woman and gets involved in a plot to kill her husband
Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Wait until dark by Terence Young( Visual )

29 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographer unwittingly smuggles a doll stuffed with heroin into New York City. His recently blinded wife, alone in their apartment, is first terrorized by hired crooks, and then by the psychopathic Roat, in search of the doll
Rambo III by Peter Macdonald( Visual )

71 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rambo battles Russians invading Afghanistan. Includes deleted scenes, audio commentary with Sylvester Stallone and more
The Sand Pebbles by Robert Wise( Visual )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
First blood by Ted Kotcheff( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone
James A. Michener's Centennial( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
Double Solitaire( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television production of Robert Anderson's play. Under pressure to reaffirm their marriage vows, two middle-aged people explore their dreams and the direction of their lives
Out of the ashes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perl spent WWII in charge of the woman's infirmary at Auschwitz. Hoping to leave her nightmares behind her after the liberation, she applies for American citizenship in 1946. However, she is hauled into military court to explain how much she "collaborated" with the Nazis during the war. The U.S. officials are especially disturbed by the number of illegal abortions Perl performed at the camp. Perl struggles to explain how she terminated the lives of the unborn to save thousands of pregnant women from the gas chambers
Star! by Robert Wise( Visual )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and German and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gertrude Lawrence was a musical comedy star who started out as an ambitious bit actress and moved her way up to being the toast of London and Broadway. Her success is offset by a stormy private life, which is given some additional ballast when she falls in love with an American financier. Gertrude was temperamental, sarcastic, profane and at times, self-destructive
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious monster is terrorizing the Atlantic Ocean and famous marine biologist Professor Aronnax is summoned to investigate. Accompanied by his daughter Sophie, the two trail the monstrous creature -- only to discover that the beast is actually a futuristic submarine captained by the eccentric Captain Nemo
Summer rental by Robert Rauschenberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stressed-out air traffic controller's family takes a much-needed holiday in Florida and has one misadventure after another
Alistair MacLean's Breakheart Pass by Tom Gries( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Deakin is a secret agent posing as a thief on his way to jail. Boarding a special government train in handcuffs, he begins a terrifying journey that brings him face-to-face with death. Various passengers on an 1873 train across the frozen west to Fort Humboldt turn out to have smuggling and murder in mind
The hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy( Recording )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most valuable submarine in the Russian fleet is the Red October. It's highly skilled commander, confident of his ship's ability to avoid detection, is determined to settle a bitter score with the Russian state
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former renegade pilot Topper Harley (Charlie Sheen) is coaxed out of retirement in a Buddhist temple by a beautiful CIA agent to undertake a do-or-die mission to rescue U.S. hostages in Iraq. Topper and his Hot Shots follow an action-packed trail booby-trapped with spoofs of Apocalypse now and the Rambo movies and filled with famous faces in hilarious cameos
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane( Recording )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young private in the Union army whose enthusiasm about the glory of battle is compromised by his fear that he will lack the courage needed to fight
Un flic = Dirty money by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris police Commissaire Edouard Coleman discovers that his nightclub-owner friend, Simon, also leads a group of bank robbers. When he's tipped off that the same robbers are planning a drug heist, Edouard means to defeat his two-faced friend. Meanwhile, Edouard has engaged in some doube-crossing himself. He shares the same woman, Cathy, with the man he calls his friend
Wrongfully accused( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody of many adventure movies, including the Fugitive, Mission: Impossible, Braveheart, Titanic, Casablanca and others
The Flamingo kid by Garry Marshall( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeffrey Willis, a blue-collar class boy, gets a job working at a posh beach club on Long Island where he learns about life during the summer of 1963
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Alternative Names
Crenna, Richard

Crenna, Richard Donald 1926-2003

Richard Crenna acteur américain

Richard Crenna aktor amerykański

Richard Crenna Amerikaans acteur

Richard Crenna amerikansk skådespelare

Richard Crenna amerikansk skodespelar

Richard Crenna amerikansk skuespiller

Richard Crenna attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Crenna rambo

Richard Crenna US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Кренна, Ричард

Ричард Крена

Річард Кренна

ריצ'רד קרנה

ריצ'רד קרנה שחקן אמריקאי

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Body heatWait until darkFirst bloodThe hunt for Red OctoberHot shots!The red badge of courage