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Meredith, Burgess 1907-1997

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Rocky by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

85 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, the underdog, gets his million-to-one shot at love, self-respect and the world heavyweight boxing crown and comes out a winner
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perseus goes on a quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

36 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( Visual )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film adaptation of Steinbeck's novella tells the story of the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Batman by Leslie H Martinson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Batman and Robin get a tip that Commodore Schmidlapp is in danger aboard his yacht, they launch a rescue mission. But the tip is a set-up by four of the most powerful villains ever, who seek to defeat the Dynamic Duo once and for all
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
Foul play( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawn is a librarian who is propelled into a world of chase scenes and bizarre attempts on her life after she is left with a . Chase is the detective who helps her. The final scene of the murder attempt on the pope takes place at the opera house during a performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Mikado
When we left Earth : the NASA missions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3, 2, 1, Lift-off! This six-part series chronicles the inside story of NASA's most epic endeavors. In "Ordinary Supermen" NASA and America's first astronauts, the Mercury Seven, are on a journey into the unknown. "Friends and Rivals" recounts the story of the nine astronauts on the Gemini mission, which rehearsed procedures important to future launches. "Landing the Eagle" details the Apollo program, the Apollo 1 disaster, the flights of Apollo 8, 9, and 10, and the tense lunar descent of Apollo 11. "The Explorers" features five successful moon landings - Apollo missions 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17, the 'successful failure' of Apollo 13, and Skylab. "The Shuttle" looks at that program, including the maiden voyage, the Challenger disaster, and the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. "A Home In Space" centers on repairing the Hubble Space Telescope, construction of the International Space Station, and the Columbia re-entry disaster of 2003. Told by the astronauts and engineers who were there, this series celebrates NASA's triumphs and tragedies, and the history of American space exploration
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and German and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young set designer seeks work in Tinseltown and falls in love with a wannabe actress who lives with her alcholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
In harm's way by Jan Krawitz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the American counter-offensive after the event, with layers of the story interwoven into the account of the shock attack on the famous Naval base
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
30 years of National Geographic specials by National Geographic Society( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall
Santa Claus : the movie by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa attempts to rescue his faithful, eager-to-please elf, Patch, from a dastardly toy tycoon, who plans to take over Christmas
The twilight zone( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Man on the Eiffel Tower( Visual )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation of the novel A Battle of Nerves by the great Belgian crime writer Georges Simenon stars Charles Laughton as the famous Detective Maigret. The film, set in Paris, climaxes in a spectular scene atop the Eiffel Tower
The Reivers by Mark Rydell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on William Faulkner's warm, humorous, poignant story about a the advent of the automobile, a horse race and a boy's loss of innocence during an great adventure in the early 1900's South
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Alternative Names
Burgess Meredith acteur américain

Burgess Meredith aktor amerykański

Burgess Meredith Amerikaans acteur

Burgess Meredith amerikansk skådespelare

Burgess Meredith amerikansk skodespelar

Burgess Meredith amerikansk skuespiller

Burgess Meredith attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Burgess Meredith US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Meredith, Oliver Burgess 1907-1997

Μπέρτζες Μέρεντιθ

Бёрджесс Мередит американский актёр

Бёрджэс Мерэдыт

Бърджис Мередит

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ברג'ס מרדית'

ברג'ס מרדית' שחקן אמריקאי

بورگس مریدیت بازیگر آمریکایی

بيرجس ميريديث

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Clash of the titansAdvise & consentFoul playThe day of the locustIn harm's wayFaerie tale theatre30 years of National Geographic specialsThe Reivers