WorldCat Identities

Savalas, Telly 1924-1994

Works: 520 works in 1,251 publications in 7 languages and 16,236 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Bible films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Narrator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Telly Savalas
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II drama in which an army major selects 12 men convicted for crimes of violence and offers them their freedom if they will complete a dangerous mission behind Nazi lines
On Her Majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

103 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond goes undercover in the treacherous Swiss Alps and becomes involved in artillery-laden ski pursuits, incredible stunts and thrills. James finds love with the beautiful and seductive Tracy Di Vicenzo. But first Bond must stop the evil genius Blofeld from realising a germ warfare plot could kill millions
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prosecutor turned small-town lawyer and his family are terrorized by a sadistic, insane criminal that was put in jail by the prosecutor
Kelly's heroes by Brian G Hutton( Visual )

44 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II soldiers learn of a fortune of gold bars that the Germans have stashed in enemy territory, and decide to steal the loot
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets( Visual )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time
Battle of the Bulge by Na jin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nazi Panzer forces stage a last-ditch Belgian front offensive that could turn the tide of WWII. A spectacular recreation of a crucial campaign
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in English and German and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Arizona Territory of the 1870's, Marshal Sam Mackenna is the only living person who knows the tortuous route to the fabulous "Canon del Oro". During his journey, Mackenna is captured by Colorado, a brutal Mexican bandit who has long sought his death. But, if Mackenna is to lead the cutthroat gang to the lost treasure, Colorado must keep him alive
Capricorn One by Peter Hyams( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three astronauts are forced by NASA to participate in an elaborate hoax. Capricorn One makes the first 'manned' mission to Mars but the astronauts remain on Earth to be filmed in a studio made up to look like the Martian surface. When the empty capsule burns up on re-entry, the world believes the astronauts to be dead. A struggle ensues between the government and the astronauts whose very existence incriminates NASA
The greatest story ever told by Katja M Becker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
Massacre at Fort Holman & Hot lead( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massacre at Fort Holman: During the Civil War a Union colonel seeks revenge against the man who killed his wife during a Confederate raid against Fort Holman
The twilight zone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Horror express by Christopher Lee( Visual )

50 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frozen specimen of what may be the missing link is discovered in Manchuria, an English anthropologist supervises its transport aboard the Trans-Siberian Express
The scalphunters by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crusty, frontier-wise fur trapper loses his hard-earned cargo of pelts to a band of "friendly" Kiowas in exchange for a runaway slave they have captured. The educated, city-bred runaway is as determined to get his freedom as the trapper is to get his furs back. Enter a band of marauding scalphunters and all hell breaks loose
Kojak( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telly Savalas stars in his Emmy and Golden Globe-winning role as the lollipop-sucking sleuth Lt. Theo Kojak. Includes all 22 first season episodes on 3 double-sided DVDs
The slender thread( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman takes an overdose of prescription pills and calls a crisis clinic for help. A college volunteer tries to keep the suicidal woman on the line while asking the police to trace the call. Stirling Silliphant wrote the screenplay based upon an actual incident
Lisa and the devil( Visual )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds shelter in an old mansion. Soon, she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre
The assassination bureau( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Victorian-era London, this amusing farce concerns a society of international assassins. In 1906 a lady journalist breaks up an international gang of professional killers by falling in love with their leader. Based on an idea from the book The Assassination Bureau Limited by Jack London and Robert Fish
Remembering Ellis Island : everyman's monument by Thomas Bull( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive documentary of the Ellis Island story in all its complexity
Kelly's heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dirty dozen: Twelve tough criminals are offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany
Pancho Villa : Mexican revolutionary by Eugenio Martín( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born and raised in the poverty of the Mexican hills, he began his career as a cattle thief and bandit, but ended his life as a champion of Mexico's peasants and a national hero
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Alternative Names
Aristoteles Savalas


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Savalas Aristotle 1924-1994

Savalas, Telly

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Teli Savalas

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