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Badel, Alan

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The day of the jackal by Frederick Forsyth( Visual )

44 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a cold, suave British assassin hired by the French OAS to kill General Charles de Gaulle. Nameless and faceless, the killer, known by the code name of Jackal, relentlessly moves toward the date with death that would rock the world. The tension mounts as the methodical preparations of the Jackal are paralleled with the efforts of the police to uncover the plot, which gives the story non-stop, edge-of-your-seat suspense
This sporting life by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

36 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern England, the early 1960's. Frank Machin is a coal miner who is mean, tough and ambitious enough to rise up and become an immediate professional rugby star. The rugby league team is run by local employer Weaver. Machin lodges with Mrs Hammond, whose husband was killed in an accident at Weaver's, but his impulsive and angry nature stop him from being able to reach her as he would like. He becomes increasingly frustrated with his situation. His situation is not helped by the more straightforward enticements of Mrs Weaver
Arabesque by Stanley Donen( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic thriller about an Oxford professor who is hired by a mysterious Arab oil magnate to decipher a secret message and befriends his exotic companion
King Lear( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridged version of the play, this production condensed the play by eliminating the characters of Edgar and Edmund. King Lear of Britain has decided to divide his kingdom into three parts, and to hand over the responsibilities of ruling to his three daughters. The two oldest daughters, Goneril and Regan, flatter their father insincerely, and are rewarded. Cordelia, the youngest, sincerely loves her father, but she cannot match her sisters' skill at false adulation. The king takes away her portion of the kingdom, despite the pleadings of some of his most loyal nobles. It is not long before Goneril and Regan reveal their deep ingratitude, and soon the old king finds himself in a confusing and desperate position
Village of the damned by Wolf Rilla( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Village of the damned: A shocking tale of strange, emotionless children who plot to destroy their small English village
The critic by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheridan's clever farce on the pretensions of the theatrical world, includes the splendid Mr Puff. Hywel Bennett, Alan Badel, Nigel Hawthorne and John Gielgud star
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Shakespeare's tragedy of two lovers
Luther by John Osborne( Visual )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
Agatha by Jacques Malaterre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tantalizing tale posits what may have happened to the famed writer during her real-life 11-day disappearance in 1926. The world doesn't know and Dame Agatha never told
Nijinsky by Herbert Ross( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives, the loves, and the madness of ballet's legendary and mercurial star Vaslav Nijinsky. Onstage, Nijinsky, the most celebrated dancer of the early 20th century, was in flawless control. Offstage, he was in turmoil, torn between the beautiful ballerina he married and Sergei Diaghilev, the domineering mentor he loved. Diaghilev was the impresario and founder of Ballets Russes
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An episode of the television cultural anthology series devoted entirely to Peter Brook's production of Shakespeare's play King Lear, in a version stripped of some subplots, running 77 minutes. Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play
Luther by Kari Tikka( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martin Luther and his eventual condemnation of the Catholic Church and incitement of the Protestant reformation
Telefon by Don Siegel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telefon is a KGB code-name for a chilling Soviet plan to blow key U.S. military targets clear off the map, an operation hatched during the icy Stalin years. Drugged, hypnotized and planted across America, fifty agents so secret that they themselves don't know that they're programmed to blow. The plan had been officially scrapped, but now someone starts to trigger the explosions and the Soviets must stop him dead
Salome by William Dieterle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale about Salome, the beautiful princess, King Herod, Queen Herodias, the perilous decadent days of early Rome, and the events that led to the death of John the Baptist
Village of the damned ; [and] Children of the damned( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the damned: Six children that no one seems to know where they came from and when a psychologist attempts to find out the future of mankind is placed in jeopardy
The Orson Welles collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger: A thriller about an escaped Nazi war criminal hiding out in a small Connecticut town. King Lear: Performed live in front of television cameras, tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters. David and Goliath: Biblical epoch produced in Italy about David fighting the giant Goliath. The trial: Franz Kafka's political thriller about Joseph K., who awakens to find he is suddenly and inexplicably on trial for an unspecified crime. Herb Shriner show: Features Welles in lively conversation as well as reciting some Carl Sandburg poetry. Hollywood remembers Orson Welles: A look at the public and private life of this genius of the cinema. Hollywood couples : Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth: A look at one of the least likely and most compelling couples ever to light up Hollywood. This documentary examines the private lives of this curious couple
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in the firestorm of blistering battles, deceit and treachery, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory (Shaw) are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine-- or risk losing the rest of Europe to its awesome, destructive power
Telefon : St. Ives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Ives: A crime writer is himself caught up in a web of crime
James Clavell's shōgun by James Clavell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Blackthorne is a ship-wrecked English navigator who becomes both an observer and a participant in historic changes in Japan during the Tokugawa, or, Edo period. Toranaga is a feuding warlord vying to become the supreme military dictator, or shōgun. Blackthorne is drawn into the turmoil and becomes determined to be the first foreigner to become a samurai warrior
Three cases of murder( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the macabre "In the picture," a museum guard is transported into his favorite painting and then trapped in a cruel netherworld by the artist. In "You killed Elizabeth, " an intriguing love story gone awry, one man's jealousy drives him to murder, but his identity is concealed by an elaborate web of lies. Based on a story by W. Somerset Maugham, "Lord Mountdrago" features a statesman whose political rival haunts him in nerve-racking nightmares
 
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Alan Badel acteur britannique

Alan Badel actor britànic

Alan Badel actor británico

Alan Badel Angol színész

Alan Badel britischer Schauspieler

Alan Badel British actor

Alan Badel britisk skodespelar

Alan Badel britisk skuespiller

Alan Badel Brits acteur (1923-1982)

Alan Badel brittisk skådespelare

Alan Badel Suurbritannia näitleja

Badel, Alan Fernand 1923-1982

Алан Бэдел

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אלן באדל שחקן בריטי

آلن بادل

آلن بادل بازیگر بریتانیایی

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ArabesqueKing LearVillage of the damnedVillage of the damned ; [and] Children of the damnedTelefon : St. IvesJames Clavell's shōgunThree cases of murder