WorldCat Identities

Quinn, Anthony 1915-2001

Works: 652 works in 2,586 publications in 17 languages and 43,543 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  War films  Religious films  Western films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Singer, Other, Costume designer, Director, Author of introduction, Host, Composer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anthony Quinn
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

141 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 5,375 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
La strada The road by Federico Fellini( Visual )

139 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a fragile girl who falls in love with the brutal circus performer she was sold to by her mother
The guns of Navarone by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

63 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,973 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 Ox-Bow incident by William A Wellman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy is unable to prevent three wandering travellers from being unjustly lynched for murder
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning from World War II, a young G.I. finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Disillusioned, he heads north to work as a traveling salesman where he meets the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner. On her way home, she is terrified of what her father will do when he learns she is unmarried and pregnant. The young man gallantly offers to help by posing as her husband for one night, unaware that doing so will change both of their lives forever
Zorba the Greek by Mikis Theodorakis( Visual )

83 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him, the townsmen attack her. He is taught the necessary response to life and its tragedies
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirk Douglas gives a fierce portrayal as the artist torn between the joyous inspiration of his genius and the dark desperation of his tormented mind
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone survivors of a ship wreck in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. This is the third "Road" picture
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and French and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Danny Madigan is a big fan of Jack Slater, a larger-than-life action hero played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. When his best friend Nick, the projectionist, gives him a magic ticket to the new Jack Slater film, Danny is transported into Slater's world, where the good guys always win. One of Slater's enemies, Benedict the hitman, gets hold of the ticket and ends up in Danny's world, where he realises that if he can kill Schwarzenegger, Slater will be no more. Slater and Danny must stop him
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santiago is an old Cuban fisherman long regarded as the best in the business. Business has been slow lately, and Santiago has gone without a catch for 84 days. His young friend Manolo looks after him, helping him when he comes in from his day on the water. The other fishermen feel Santiago's got the worst luck there is--they are afraid it is catching. The next morning Santiago sets out alone in his little skiff, but doesn't come in at sundown. Santiago has hooked the biggest marlin he's ever seen, and it takes all his strength and considerable willpower to pull it in. After such a titanic struggle, will Santiago have enough left in him to fend off the sharks and scavengers when they come looking for lunch?
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic biblical drama tells the story of Barabbas, the criminal whose life was spared over Jesus Christ's. Arrested for murder and theft, Barabbas was to be crucified but, at the last minute, Roman leader Pontius Pilate allowed a mob to decide who should die: Christ or Barabbas. The crowd doomed Jesus, and Barabbas was released. But the former convict became racked with guilt and struggled to understand why so many people -- including Rachel, the woman he loved -- believed Jesus to be the son of God. His search for meaning continued through his experiences as a slave and a gladiator, up to the end of his life
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

35 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war
Viva Zapata! by Elia Kazan( Visual )

75 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emiliano Zapata, an ally of Pancho Villa, leads the Mexican peasants in a bloody revolt against an oppressive government and overthrows President Diaz
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Afro-American architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. Their relationship causes them to be scrutinised by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbours in this view of inner-city life
The message al-Risālah by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

47 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Ulysses by Mario Camerini( Visual )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulysses' return from the Trojan Wars sets him upon a legendary adventure. He and his crew sail under the curse of Cassandra, and encounter Circe, the sirens and the cyclops
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

18 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
Revenge( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former fighter pilot is irresistably drawn to the wife of an old friend. When the husband learns of their betrayal, a terrifying cycle of retribution is set in motion
Guadalcanal diary by Lewis Seiler( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a devoted platoon of Marines through the terrors of war in the South Pacific
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La strada The road
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Anthony Quinn acteur américain

Anthony Quinn actor mexicano-estadounidense

Anthony Quinn Amerikaans filmacteur

Anthony Quinn amerykański aktor

Anthony Quinn aranway pukllaq

Anthony Quinn attore statunitense

Anthony Quinn US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Antonius Quinn

Entoni Kuinn

Entonijs Kvinns

Oaxaca, Antonio Rodolfo Quinn 1915-2001

Oaxaca Quinn, Anthony Rudolph 1915-2001

Quinn, Anthony Rodolph Caxaca 1915-2001

Quinn, Anthony Rudolph Oaxaca 1915-2001

Quinn Oaxaca, Antonio Rodolfo 1915-2001

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קוין, אנטוני 1915-2001

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