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Crenna, Richard 1927-2003

Works: 531 works in 1,374 publications in 7 languages and 21,847 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  War films  Comedy 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 )

144 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Rambo returns to Vietnam to find and rescue a group of American P.O.W's that have been there since the Vietman War
Body heat by James Brown( Visual )

59 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A likable, unambitious lawyer and his siren-like lover plot to kill her wealthy husband
Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a widow tries to collect on the double indemnity clause in her husband's insurance policy, an investigator becomes suspicious of what seems to be the perfect crime, and begins to doubt that her husband's death was an accident
Wait until dark by Terence Young( Visual )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,295 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 )

75 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,158 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 )

33 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
James A. Michener's Centennial( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 797 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 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and German and held by 388 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
Summer rental by Robert Rauschenberg( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 384 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
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 380 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
Alistair MacLean's Breakheart Pass by Tom Gries( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 374 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
By dawn's early light( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full-of-himself LA teenager and a crusty old Colorado cattleman have nothing in common except that they are grandfather and grandson. Now they're on a journey from the Colorado Mountains to the Pacific Ocean on horseback. This historic trip west is a physical and emotional challenge that will change both of them forever--if they don't kill each other first
The hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy( Recording )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 319 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
The Flamingo kid by Garry Marshall( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of a plumber from Brooklyn is invited to a fancy beach club one summer day, he is lured from his working class world
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 292 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
Un flic = Dirty money by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 289 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
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane( Recording )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 278 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
Wrongfully accused( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody of many adventure movies, including the Fugitive, Mission: Impossible, Braveheart, Titanic, Casablanca and others
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James A. Michener's Centennial
Alternative Names
Crenna, Richard

Crenna, Richard Donald 1926-2003

Richard Crenna acteur américain

Richard Crenna aktor amerykański

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Richard Crenna amerikansk skodespelar

Richard Crenna amerikansk skuespiller

Richard Crenna attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Crenna pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Richard Crenna rambo

Richard Crenna US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Body heatWait until darkJames A. Michener's CentennialThe hunt for Red OctoberHot shots!The red badge of courage