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Landau, Martin 1928-

Overview
Works: 447 works in 953 publications in 7 languages and 29,505 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Interviews  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Personal narratives  Biography  Fairy tales 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Landau
Frankenweenie ( Visual )
17 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,802 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 )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes special features preceding the video: Behind-the -scenes documentary "Destination Hitchcock: the making of North by northwest," hosted by Eva Marie Saint, featuring Martin Landau, Ernest Lehman, Patricia Hitchcock, and others. Also includes the original theatrical trailer (41 mins.)
Ed Wood by Tim Burton ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the once voted 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
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,430 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. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the streetlamps fade - along with the hopes of the townspeople. Now it will be up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient builders to find the way out of Ember before their world is plunged into complete darkness
9 by Shane Acker ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a bleak, post-apocalyptic Earth, nine rag dolls brought to life by a scientist hold the keys to creating a new future
The Majestic by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An amnesiac settles in a small town where he is mistaken for a long lost local hero
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,251 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
The adventures of Pinocchio by Steve Barron ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wooden puppet full of tricks and mischief, with a talent for getting into and out of trouble, wants more than anything else to become a real boy
Hollywood homicide by Ron Shelton ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,094 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
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony
Tucker the man and his dream ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 998 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 by Rob Bowman ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 976 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 exterrestrial in origin -- and could destroy all life on earth
Rounders by David Levien ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 728 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
They call me Mister Tibbs! by Gordon Douglas ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 549 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 481 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 )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
The X-files fight the future ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 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
Mission: impossible ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and French and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "Impossible Missions Force" consists of a team of extraordinary spies who are experts in their fields: The Leader, The Tech Expert, The Muscle, The Master of Disguise and The Femme Fatale. Every day, this elite force risks failure, capture and death ... but nothing is more important than their mission
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the critial post-WWII period from 1945-1948 and the plight of tens of thousands of Jewish refugees who survived the Nazi Holocaust but whom most of the world left to fend for themselves. Their attempt to get to the homeland led to the creation of the State of Israel in 1948
 
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Alternative Names
Landau, Martin 1931-
Languages
English (273)
French (12)
German (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
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