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Lancaster, Burt 1913-1994

Works: 1,233 works in 4,765 publications in 10 languages and 54,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Film noir  History  Sports films  Romance films  Western films  Legal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Other, Host, Costume designer, Author, Contributor, Producer, Director, Programmer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Burt Lancaster
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Most widely held works by Burt Lancaster
Field of dreams by Kevin Costner( Visual )

78 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a mysterious voice, Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella constructs a baseball diamond in the middle of his cornfield
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

129 editions published between 1953 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about life in the Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

66 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in English and held by 2,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

71 editions published between 1959 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Sweet Smell of Success by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A powerful film about a ruthless journalist and an unscrupulous press agent who'll do anything to achieve success"--Container
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

106 editions published between 1982 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the interaction between Americans representing a Texas oil company and the inhabitants of a small village in Scotland
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

60 editions published between 1956 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp and John "Doc" Holliday team up to rid Tombstone, Arizona of the murderous Clanton gang
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

38 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The realities of submarine warfare during World War II in the Pacific is centered around two submarine officers who are destined to clash with each other from the first moment they meet
Separate but equal( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1950 ... and America is divided between black and white. Schools, restaurants, trains and buses ... even drinking fountains cannot be shared by both races. Although slavery has been outlawed for nearly a century, segregation is legal. But white and Negro facilities are separate and unequal ... and the tension has reached a breaking point for the blacks of Clarendon County, South Carolina. When their request for a single school bus is denied by whiteschool officials, a bitter, violent and courageous battle for justice and equality begins ... putting black against white and friend against neighbor all across the country
Il gattopardo = The leopard( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounting the years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a democratic Italy. Contains the original Italian version with optional subtitles, the English-language version and special features
Seven days in May by Burt Lancaster( Visual )

36 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It happens with startling swiftness and violence. An armed cadre seizes state control. Fortunately, a coup d'etat can't happen here. Or can it? ... At odds are a popular general and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman and an unpopular President with a pacifist agenda. At stake is the survival of the Republic. A vigilant colonel uncovers the scheme. But are the seven fateful days ahead enough time to derail a disaster?"--Container
Atlantic City by Louis Malle( Visual )

69 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smalltime, aging Mafia hood falls in love with a clam bar waitress, and they share the spoils of the big score against the backdrop of a changing Atlantic City
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

46 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four soldiers of fortune are hired by a wealthy Texan oil baron (Ralph Bellamy) to rescue his kidnapped wife (Claudia Cardinale), who's been spirited across the Mexican border by a band of mercenaries led by Jesus Raza (Jack Palance). The four rugged professionals are each regarded as a specialist in his selected field - an expert marksman and tracker (Woody Strode) the explosives master (Lancaster), a horse handler (Robert Ryan) and one skilled in tactics and weaponry (Marvin). They make their way across the treacherous landscape to retrieve the beautiful kidnappee but discover all is not what it seems in the explosive climax."--Container
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel( Visual )

13 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( Visual )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young, rich, bedridden Barbara Stanwyck dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and a friend of her father. With time running out, Stanwyck pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husband who wants her murdered
Novecento = 1900 by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

51 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys are born in Parma, Italy on the day of composer Giuseppe Verdi's death in 1901. Alfredo Berlinghieri is the son of a wealthy landowner and Olmo Dalco is the son of a poverty-stricken peasant who becomes a communist and labor organizer. Though the boys are childhood friends, they increasingly come into conflict as adults as Alfredo panders to the increasingly powerful fascists while Olmo fights relentlessly against Mussolini's followers
The rose tattoo by Daniel Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serafina is a Sicillian woman who now lives in the American South. She is mourning the death of her beloved husband, constantly telling herself stories of their time together. Her fragile, emotional existence is shattered when she discovers that her husband had been having an affair. Luckily, Serafina meets truck driver Mangiacavello and their tentative romance may help her through this troubling time
The unforgiven by John Huston( Visual )

46 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supposedly peace-loving community is shaken when the daughter of one of its white settlers is accused of being an Indian
Brute force by Jules Dassin( Visual )

36 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Collins, along with his fellow inmates, live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins's dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains"--Container
Come back, little Sheba by Burt Lancaster( Visual )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lola Delaney is a vulgar, dumpy, less-than-bright "shotgun bride" who is married to recovering alcoholic Doc Delaney. Their unhappy marriage is made even more unhappy when a sexy stranger, Marie, rents a room from Lola. Lola is a tiresome creature who never stops talking, especially about the "imminent" return of her runaway dog Sheba. Doc is having enough trouble staying from the bottle and resigning himself to his marriage without the curvaceous Marie arousing his baser instincts
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.14 for Seven days ... to 0.77 for Burt Lanca ...)

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From here to eternity
From here to eternityJudgment at NurembergSweet Smell of SuccessLocal heroSeparate but equalIl gattopardo = The leopardAtlantic CityThe professionals
Alternative Names
Bert Lankaster

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Lancaster 1913-1994

Lancaster, Burt

Lancaster, Burt, 1913-

Lancaster, Burton Stephen.

Lancaster, Burton Stephen 1913-1944

Lancaster Burton Stephen 1913-1994

Lancaster, Burton Stephen Burt 1913-1994

Lankaster, Bert 1913-1994

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Ланкастер Берт

Ланкастер, Берт, 1913-1994

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랭카스터, 버트 1913-1994

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