WorldCat Identities

McDowall, Roddy

Works: 484 works in 1,619 publications in 7 languages and 43,927 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Televised plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Host, Photographer, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Commentator, Director, Conceptor, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Roddy McDowall
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

153 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American astronauts crashland on an unchartered planet and discover it is ruled by a race of intelligent apes
Camelot original Broadway cast by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical tale of King Arthur, Merlyn, Guenevere, Lancelot and the nobel ideals of Camelot
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Walt Disney( Visual )

43 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch and three waifs help defeat the Nazis in England in 1940
My friend Flicka by Harold D Schuster( Visual )

26 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old boy sets his heart on taming a wild-spirited filly
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

47 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
That darn cat! by Bob Spiers( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A siamese cat helps an FBI agent solve a kidnapping
Lassie come home by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

35 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's beloved collie is sold by his impoverished family, and makes a cross-country journey back to her original family
Overboard by Garry Marshall( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea
Rudyard Kipling's the Second jungle book Mowgli & Baloo by Duncan McLachlan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli, a young orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus who sets out to trap him
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( Visual )

40 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
Conquest of the planet of the apes by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

64 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, a plague has wiped out all of the cats and dogs. As a result, apes began to be kept as pets and eventually slaves. One ape, Caesar, son of talking apes from the future, leads a revolution to free the apes and take over the planet
The cat from outer space by Walt Disney( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraterrestrial cat named Jake is forced to crash-land his spaceship on Earth. Jake then proceeds to lead a physicist,his girlfriend, the Army and a team of baffled scientists on endless escapades during his unscheduled and hilarious visit
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The retelling of the Normandy invasion, June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the United States, Britain, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day. The longest day."
Double exposure by Roddy McDowall( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of 98 of the world's leading figures in the arts (film, theatre, ballet, music, literature) with commentary by their peers
Funny lady by Herbert Ross( Visual )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
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Alternative Names
Mac Dowall, Roddy

Mac Dowall Roddy 1928-1998

MacDowall, Roddy.

MacDowall, Roddy 1918-1998

MacDowall Roddy 1928-1998

Mc Dowall, Roddy

Mc Dowall Roddy 1928-1998

McDowall, Roderick Andrew

McDowall, Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude.

McDowall, Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude 1928-1998

Roddy McDowall acteur britannique

Roddy McDowall actor

Roddy McDowall aktor brytyjski

Roddy McDowall attore britannico

Roddy McDowall britischer Schauspieler

Roddy McDowall Brits acteur

Макдауэлл, Родди

Роди Макдауъл

רודי מקדואל

رودی مک‌داول صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی




Lassie come homeThe cat from outer spaceFunny lady