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Lancaster, Burt 1913-1994

Overview
Works: 1,150 works in 3,577 publications in 8 languages and 52,033 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  History  Sports films  Historical films  Romance films  Film noir  Legal films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Host, vac, Costume designer, Other, Author, Contributor, Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Commentator, Programmer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Burt Lancaster
 
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Field of Dreams by Kevin Costner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,709 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 )

120 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,117 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 Elia Kazan( Visual )

77 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,595 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
Sweet Smell of Success by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

43 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A powerful film about a ruthless journalist and an unscrupulous press agent who'll do anything to achieve success"--Container
Il gattopardo = The leopard by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

141 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,571 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
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

60 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,546 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
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

72 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,272 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
Separate but equal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,155 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 white school officials, a bitter, violent and courageous battle for justice and equality begins ... putting black against white and friend against neighbor all across the country
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man-- by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 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
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

38 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp and John "Doc" Holliday team up to rid Tombstone, Arizona of the murderous Clanton gang
Atlantic City by Louis Matte( Visual )

60 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 40 years as a bodyguard-boyfriend to an aging beauty queen, a drug-related slaying finds a man with a small fortune, a new car, and a new girlfriend
Ernest Hemingway's The killers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 918 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
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

33 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
Seven days in May( Visual )

13 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 815 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
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 815 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
The rose tattoo by Daniel Mann( Visual )

23 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 754 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
Brute force by Jules Dassin( Visual )

33 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 727 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( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 706 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
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
 
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From here to eternity
Alternative Names
Bert Lankaster

Bērts Lankasters amerikāņu aktieris

Burt Lancaster acteur américain

Burt Lancaster actor estadounidense

Burt Lancaster aktor amerykański

Burt Lancaster Amerikaans acteur

Burt Lancaster Amerikano nga aktor

Burt Lancaster amerikansk skådespelare

Burt Lancaster amerikansk skodespelar

Burt Lancaster amerikansk skuespiller

Burt Lancaster attore statunitense

Burt Lancaster US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent

Lancaster 1913-1994

Lancaster, Burt

Lancaster, Burton Stephen.

Lancaster Burton Stephen 1913-1994

Lankaster, Bert 1913-1994

Μπαρτ Λάνκαστερ

Берт Ланкастер

Берт Ланкастэр

Бърт Ланкастър

Бэрт Ланкастэр

Բերտ Լանկաստեր

ברט לנקסטר

ברט לנקסטר שחקן אמריקאי

برت لانكستر

برت لنکستر بازیگر آمریکایی

เบิร์ต แลนแคสเตอร์

ბერტ ლანკასტერი

버트 랭커스터 미국의 배우

バート・ランカスター

伯特·蘭卡斯特

伯特·兰开斯特

畢·蘭加士打

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From here to eternityJudgment at NurembergSweet Smell of SuccessIl gattopardo = The leopardLocal heroSeparate but equalBirdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--Atlantic City