WorldCat Identities

Evans, Maurice 1901-1989

Overview
Works: 227 works in 445 publications in 4 languages and 8,713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films  Action and adventure films  Televised plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Producer, Commentator, Editor, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maurice Evans
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

31 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Ira Levin's bestselling novel, Mia Farrow plays "a young mother-to-be who grows increasingly suspicious that her over-friendly elderly neighbors and self-involved actor husband are hatching a satanic plot against her and her baby."
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

46 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
The jerk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rags-to-riches-to-rags story. Navin Johnson, adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, has invented some crazy inventions that lead him from rags to riches and right back to rags
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astronaut gets thrown through a portal and into the future. When he lands on the ape planet, he finds a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in New York City's former subway system in fear of militaristic gorillas and worship a weapon capable of destroying the entire planet
Maurice Evans' G.I. production of Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewitched( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season (in black & white) of the classic television show about a housewife with magical powers
The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tale in which a ruler with supernatural powers is exiled from his kingdom. The story tells how he uses his magic powers to win back his kingdom and a husband for his daughter
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist
A Caribbean mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's no vacation from crime-solving when a doctor-prescribed stay in the West Indies plunges shrewd Miss Marple into a Caribbean mystery
Bewitched( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch married to an ordinary man cannot resist using her magic powers to solve the problems her family faces. In this season, Samantha and Tabitha visit the land of Jack and the Beanstalk, Serena recruits Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart to sing at her Cosmos Cotillion, Uncle Arthur becomes Superman, and Darrin, while under Endora's spell, finds himself speaking in clichés and painting a portrait of his boss' wife
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British film version of Charles Dickens' holiday classic about Scrooge, the ultimate Victorian miser, who hasn't a good word for Christmas, though his impoverished clerk Cratchit and nephew Fred are full of holiday spirit. In the night, Scrooge is visited by three spirits who convince him to mend his ways and embrace the joys of Christmas
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Androcles and the lion: Androcles is a Christian in ancient Rome who applies that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are eventually arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who did it.?--International Movie Data Base
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Winnie The Pooh : [an original Walt Disney records soundtrack] by A. A Milne( Recording )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1987 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videocassette release of the television version of Shakespeare's turbulent drama of tragedy and greed
Tenderloin : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
More Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A Milne( Recording )

in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish thane receives a series of strange prophecies from three witches, forever changing his life
 
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Rosemary's Baby
Alternative Names
Evans, Maurice Herbert 1901-1989

Maurice Evans acteur américain

Maurice Evans attore britannico

Maurice Evans britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent

Maurice Evans British actor

Maurice Evans Brits acteur (1901-1989)

Mauritius Evans

Моріс Еванс

Эванс, Морис

موریس اوانس

モーリス・エヴァンス

Languages
English (177)

German (3)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Covers
The jerk