WorldCat Identities

Brynner, Yul

Works: 156 works in 799 publications in 9 languages and 22,769 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Religious films  Bible films  Historical films  Film remakes  Musical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Author of introduction, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Yul Brynner
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and held by 3,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After traveling to nanny the king's children, Anna, an English widow, finds an unlikely friendship with the king. Based on a true story
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1923 version: This early silent Cecil B. DeMille production tells the story of how the Israelites left Egypt and acquired the Ten Commandments, as told in the context of a mother trying to bring up her children to believe in God
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The citizens of a small Mexican farming village hire seven gun fighters to defend them from a ruthless and exploitative group of bandits led by Calvera. As Calvera's next raid approaches, the peasants and the gun fighters work together to prepare to defend the village
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

101 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music by Richard Rodgers. Book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Originally recorded in 1956. Movie starred Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr. Total time 46:01
Westworld by Michael Crichton( Visual )

47 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story of a technological paradise suddenly turned nightmare is a genuine shocker. For $1,000 a day, vacationers can indulge whims at the "theme park" called Westworld where the gunhands and dance-hall girls are all robots programmed to serve the guests' violent and lustful fantasies--until something goes wrong with their circuitry
Broadway's lost treasures( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1967 and 1986
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

París, 1928. Después de años de exilio tras la Revolución Rusa de 1917, un grupo de súbditos leales a la memoria del zar sigue buscando el rastro de la gran duquesa Anastasia, única superviviente de la masacre que acabó con la Familia Real
To the actor : on the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in French and English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors provides simple and practical methods to train actors to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Visual )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of four wildly disparate brothers in 19th century Czarist Russia, who stand to gain an inheritance from their father, and together they weave a web of intrigue and murder
Return of the magnificent seven by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brynner leads his band of gunslingers to rescue a poor Mexican village from the vicious outlaws who have been terrorizing the inhabitants
Cast a giant shadow by Mirisch Corporation( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and German and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part fact, part fiction, Cast a Giant Shadow powerfully dramatizes Israel's heroic 1947-48 struggle for independence. Both realistic war story and passionate romance, the film centers on the legendary David "Mickey" Marcus. Jewish-American general Marcus is called to the new state of Israel to build an army capable of withstanding its Arab foes
The king and I : original movie soundtrack recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morituri by Okacha Touita( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German war deserter is blackmailed into conducting an apparent suicide mission for the British. Forced to pose as an SS officer, Robert Crain must seize a German freighter booby-trapped to explode upon capture. Complicating the situation, sixteen prisoners of war are also brought on board, including a beautiful young concentration camp survivor
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them
The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debonair pirate Jean Lafitte, who historically aided General Andrew Jackson against the British during the War of 1812, has been carrying on a discreet love affair with Annette Claiborne, the daughter of governor William Claiborne, who promises to pardon the pirate and his men
Louis L'Amour western collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the three Sackett brothers, Tye, Orrin, and Tell, who leave Tennessee to start new lives in the West; not being a man to settle down, cowhand Conn Conagher drifts in and out of widow Evie Teale's life; career outlaw Catlow attempts to take some Confederate gold, with his friend, a U.S. marshal, and a ruthless bounty hunter on his tail
Ultimate Broadway( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 40 Broadway musical songs that span from 1943 to 1996
Catlow( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tough, lusty Catlow is fast on the draw and even faster when it comes to making a dollar. He's also a wanted man. The Mexican Army is after him. So are his hellcat girlfriend, an Indian war party, a vengeful killer and several hotheaded cowpokes from Catlow's outlaw gang. With enemies like these, it's a good thing Marshal Ben Cowan is around. The marshal is Catlow's best friend, and he'd ride through rattlesnakes to rescue his besieged buddy. Because Cowan wants the pleasure of putting Catlow behind bars all to himself
Futureworld( Visual )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delos, the fabulous resort, where robots are programmed to satisfy all desires, suddenly turns into a nightmare of death and destruction
Yul Brynner : the man who was king( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews and film highlights, this documentary traces the life and career of Yul Brynner, from his Academy-Award-winning role in The King and I to his roles in The magnificent seven and The Ten commandments
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The ten commandments
Alternative Names
Bryner, Youl

Brynner, Yul 1920-1985

Khan, Taidje

Yul Brynner

WestworldBroadway's lost treasuresTo the actor : on the technique of actingReturn of the magnificent sevenCast a giant shadowLouis L'Amour western collectionCatlow