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Landau, Martin 1928-

Overview
Works: 486 works in 1,120 publications in 8 languages and 33,752 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  History  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Landau
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

28 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 2,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Frankenweenie by Tim Burton( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life--with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor's fellow students, teachers and the entire town learn that getting a new "leash on life" can be monstrous"--Container
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Basque and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. When the City's power generator begins to fail, the streetlamps fade, along with the hopes of the townspeople
9 by Shane Acker( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rag doll 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world where all humans are gone. It is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction. Despite being the newest member of the group, 9 convinces the others that hiding will do them no good. They must take the offensive if they are to survive and they will need to discover why the machines want to destroy them in the first place. The very future of civilization may depend on them
Ed Wood by Tim Burton( Visual )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the undisputed worst movie director of all time. Wood was the auteur behind Glen or Glenda? and Plan 9 from outer space, and it is during the making of these two no-budget flicks that Wood is profiled
The Majestic by Frank Darabont( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blacklisted Hollywood writer in 1951 gets into a car accident and loses his memory. He settles down in a small town when he is mistaken for a long-lost son
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories, Woody Allen's film is about people's lives, loves, perceptions and ideals. It takes a bold look at some of the toughest questions surrounding human nature, and does it with a warm and generous perspective
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
The adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wooden puppet wishing to become a real boy undergoes many trials and tribulations because of his mischievousness and disobedience
Hollywood homicide by Ron Shelton( Visual )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. With both Internal Affairs and their prime suspect on their tails, both have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry
Tucker the man and his dream( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tucker is an engineer and showman who has a vision of the car of the future. Against formidable odds, he raises the money and builds a fleet of them, only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three auto manufacturers
The X-files( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist bomb destroys a building in Dallas Texas, FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are drawn into a dangerous conspiracy. With the dubious assistance of a pranoid doctor, Mulder and Scully risk their careers and their lives to hunt down a deadly virus which may be extraterrestrial in origin-- and could destroy all life on earth
Rounders by David Levien( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man who is a reformed gambler returns to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks
Joseph by Roger Young( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and French and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cast into a pit by his jealous brothers, young Joseph pleads for mercy. Instead, the brothers sell the terrified boy into slavery in Egypt. But Joseph turns this agonizing betrayal into triumph. A beloved Biblical tale of treachery and redemption
Lovely, still( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the approach of Christmas causing him to feel lonely in life and love, Robert Malone braves the wintery snow to arrive home from his job at the grocery store only to find a stranger standing in his home. What begins as an odd and awkward encounter quickly blossoms into what appears to be a romantic late life love affair that takes a heartfelt and wonderful journey with an unexpected turn
They call me Mister Tibbs!( Visual )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Virgil Tibbs has been assigned to solve the murder of a prostitute. His pal, a political-minded minister who is spearheading a referendum on community control, is suspected of the homicide and Tibbs is faced with the decision of whether or not to invesigate
Shanghai ghetto( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recalls the strange-but-true story of thousands of European Jews who were shut out of country after country while trying to escape Nazi persecution in the late 1930s. Left without options or entrance visas, a beacon of hope materialized for them on the other side of the world, and in the unlikeliest of places: Japanese-controlled Shanghai. Fleeing for their lives, these Jewish refugees journeyed to form a settlement in the exotic city, penniless and unprepared for their new life in the Far East"--Container
The twilight zone( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modernized version of the classic TV series includes 24 episodes featuring high-profile guest stars
The X-files fight the future( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist bomb destroys a building in Dallas, FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are drawn into another dangerous conspiracy, this time with the assistance of a paranoid doctor. Together, they risk their careers and their lives to hunt down a deadly virus which may be exterrestrial in origin -- and could destroy all life on earth
 
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The adventures of Pinocchio
Alternative Names
Landau, Martin 1931-

Martin Landau acteur amricain

Martin Landau aktor amerykański

Martin Landau Amerikaans acteur

Martin Landau amerikansk skdespelare

Martin Landau amerikansk skodespelar

Martin Landau amerikansk skuespiller

Martin Landau attore, produttore cinematografico e illustratore statunitense

Martin Landau US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehschauspieler

Mārtins Lendo amerikāņu aktieris un producents

Martinus Landau

Μάρτιν Λαντάου

Ландау, Мартин

Мартин Ландау

Мартін Ландау

מרטין לנדאו

مارتن لانداو

مارتین لاندو بازیگر آمریکایی

მარტინ ლანდაუ

마틴 랜도

マーティン・ランドー

马丁兰道

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