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Evans, Maurice 1901-1989

Overview
Works: 228 works in 465 publications in 5 languages and 8,407 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Televised plays  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Editor, Producer, 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 )

33 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After unwittingly becoming friendly with a coven of witches and warlocks, a young wife is impregnated by the Devil
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

51 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 Leo Davidson 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
The jerk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 957 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 )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 461 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 )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 286 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 270 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 239 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 201 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
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 172 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
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1987 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish thane receives a series of strange prophecies from three witches, forever changing his life
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

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 )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 121 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 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh
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 69 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 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet of the apes collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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