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Evans, Maurice 1901-1989

Overview
Works: 245 works in 537 publications in 5 languages and 9,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Christmas films  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Speaker, Host, Editor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maurice Evans
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Visual )

44 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. A sympathetic chimpanzee named Ari helps him evade the invincible gorilla army
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After unwittingly becoming friendly with a coven of witches and warlocks, a young wife is impregnated by the Devil
The jerk by Steve Martin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Rosemary's baby( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 574 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."
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 495 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 detroying the entire planet
Maurice Evans' G.I. production of Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 265 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
The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 256 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
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 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 by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 233 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 )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 203 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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scrooge, the ultimate Victorian miser, hasn't a good word for Christmas, though his impoverished clerk Cratchit and nephew Fred are full of holiday spirit. But in the night, Scrooge is visited by spirits of another color
Macbeth( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Macbeth
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 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 128 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 1966 and 1978 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh
Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 79 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
Tenderloin : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A Milne( Recording )

in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice ; Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Evans, Maurice, 1901-

Evans, Maurice Herbert 1901-1989

Maurice Evans acteur américain

Maurice Evans actor britànic

Maurice Evans actor británico

Maurice Evans attore britannico

Maurice Evans britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent

Maurice Evans Brits acteur (1901-1989)

Maurice Evans English-born British-American actor of Welsh descent

Mauritius Evans

Морис Эванс

Моріс Еванс

Эванс, Морис

מוריס אוואנס שחקן בריטי

موريس إيفانز ممثل بريطاني

موریس اوانس

モーリス・エヴァンス

莫里斯·埃文斯

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