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Quinn, Anthony 1915-2001

Overview
Works: 794 works in 2,280 publications in 11 languages and 42,255 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Military history  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Motion pictures  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Costume designer, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Director, Host, Producer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean ( Visual )
102 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,254 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
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,976 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
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fonda, a drifter, tries to intervene when the people of Ox-Bow attempt to hang the men they think are killers
Zorba the Greek by Mikis Theodorakis ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,604 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
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,562 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 travelling 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
La Strada by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
135 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama portraying the conflict between a itinerant circus strong man, his loneliness masked by a rough, indifferent exterior, and his simpleminded mistress. This film is considered a classic of Italian neo-realism
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Vincent Van Gogh
Jesus of Nazareth by Anthony Burgess ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,139 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 )
10 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lone survivors of a ship wrecked 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
La strada The road ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 962 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 old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 860 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?
Last action hero by John McTiernan ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 836 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
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
The shoes of the fisherman ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Russian Pope attempts to avert a conflict between Russia and Red China by declaring that the Church's total wealth should alleviate the world's starving and challenges other institutions to do the same. By this gesture to achieve world peace, he wants to give religion a new role in the modern world
Viva Zapata! by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 695 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 )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Afro-American architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. Their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors in this moving view of inner-city life
Ulysses ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 613 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
Revenge ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former fighter pilot is irresistibly drawn to the wife of an old friend. When the husband learns of their betrayal, a terrifying cycle of retribution is set in motion
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Guadalcanal diary ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a devoted platoon of Marines through the terrors of war in the South Pacific
 
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Alternative Names
Oaxaca, Antonio Rodolfo Quinn 1915-2001
Oaxaca Quinn, Anthony Rudolph 1915-2001
Quinn, Anthony Rudolph Oaxaca 1915-2001
Quinn Oaxaca, Antonio Rodolfo 1915-2001
Languages
English (518)
Italian (95)
Spanish (35)
German (30)
French (28)
Multiple languages (6)
Polish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Arabic (1)
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