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Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Overview
Works: 813 works in 2,227 publications in 4 languages and 33,892 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Spy films  Poetry 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Commentator, Host, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Anthony Quayle
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

38 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 3,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, 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 )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,492 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 )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,335 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
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots by Charles Jarrott( Visual )

26 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 1,220 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
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

49 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet is Shakespeare's towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 873 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peace in an English village is shattered as German paratroopers make a drastic attempt to kidnap Winston Churchill and bring him back to Germany
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 649 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 )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 617 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 fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Recording )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man born to rule the world is destroyed by his weaknesses and lusts
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 537 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
Henry IV, part I by David Giles( Visual )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled King Henry IV
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Recording )

24 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of a comedy by Shakespeare
Medea by Euripides( Recording )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides tragedy of a woman scorned and desperate to wreak vengeance. Deserted by Jason, whose life she saved at great cost to herself and others, and forced into exile by the father of her rival in love, Medea plots a barbaric revenge
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Recording )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the first of these selections, recounts how young Lucy steps through a wardrobe to discover the land of Narnia. She and her brothers and sister--Peter, Edmund, and Susan--battle the evil White Witch to restore spring to Narnia. In Prince Caspian, the four children are called back from the world of humans to assist in the struggle against the Telmarines and liberate Narnia. Edmund, Lucy, and their cousin Eustace, find themselves swept aboard a mangificent ship to help Caspian find the seven lords of Narnia in The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. And finally, The Silver Chair tells the story of Eustace and his friend Jill Pole, who escape a dreadful school and find themselves in Narnia searching for the lost Prince Rilian
The Bourne identity by Doug Liman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He goes by the name of Jason Bourne, but he doesn't know who he really is, nor why he is so good at killing with cold-blooded efficiency, but he does know that some people will do anything to gun him down before he uncovers the mystery of his identity
 
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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

Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Quayle, John A. 1913-1989

Quayle, John Anthony.

Quayle, John Anthony 1913-1989

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Антъни Куейл

Энтони Куэйл

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קויל, אנתוני

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Languages
English (508)

French (3)

Danish (2)

German (1)

Covers
The guns of NavaroneMacbethJulius CaesarEverything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to askAntony and CleopatraOedipus at ColonusThe merry wives of WindsorThe chronicles of Narnia