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McDowall, Roddy

Overview
Works: 642 works in 1,668 publications in 7 languages and 44,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  History  Television adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Host, Photographer, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Director, Commentator, Editor, Conceptor, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Roddy McDowall
 
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Most widely held works by Roddy McDowall
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling story of the trials and tribulations of a Welsh mining family. Spans 50 years, from the turn of the century fair-playing way of life and ends after unionization, strikes, deaths, and child abuse
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

139 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,974 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
A bug's life by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cute and clever, "A Bug's Life" is a relatively straight retelling of Kurosawa's "The Seven Samurai," except of course that the characters are bugs! Idealistic young ant Flik is a sweet-natured dreamer and inventor. But his innovative thinking makes him an outcast when one of his inventions goes awry and destroys the food sacrifice that the colony makes annually to a gang of grasshopper hooligans led by the sinister Hopper. Disgraced, Flik is sent to look for "warrior bugs," mercenaries to fight them. What he finds--and hires--are a motley crew of circus bugs including a preening master-thespian mantis, a glamorous gypsy moth, a cranky ladybug, a dimwitted beetle, and sundry other dimwitted, craven troupers. The ant colony is inspired by the troupe and mobilizes, but when they discover that the "warriors" are just circus clowns they lose faith. In the end, of course, Flik and crew save the day and free the colony from the oppressive grasshoppers
Camelot : original Broadway cast by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

21 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,333 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 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

35 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amateur witch, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed to save the country from hostile invaders
My friend Flicka by Harold D Schuster( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in English and held by 1,246 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 )

48 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleventh century Scottish nobleman Macbeth is led by an evil prophecy and his ruthless yet desirable wife to the treasonous act that makes him king. But he does not enjoy his newfound, dearly-won kingship
That darn cat!( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A siamese cat helps an FBI agent solve a kidnapping
Overboard by Garry Marshall( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Lassie come home by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

21 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,113 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
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a New Year's eve celebration aboard a luxury liner, a tidal wave capsizes the ship, killing all but 10 people. The story of their survival is depicted
Rudyard Kipling's the Second jungle book : Mowgli & Baloo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 907 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 )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 818 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, but 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
The cat from outer space( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 787 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
Battle for the planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of human mutants and a band of militant gorillas threaten to break the peace of the ape tribe and overthrow the leadership of the benevolent Caesar
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 774 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 641 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( Visual )

21 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
Cricket on the hearth by Charles Dickens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. It tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter which were helped by a Cricket named Crocket on Christmas morning. Crocket restores peace and happiness when tragedy strikes the family
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A bug's life
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 actor británico, posteriormente naturalizado estadounidense

Roddy McDowall aktor brytyjski

Roddy McDowall attore britannico

Roddy McDowall britischer Schauspieler

Roddy McDowall Brits acteur

Ρόντι Μακ Ντόουαλ

Макдауэлл, Родди

Роди Макдауъл

רודי מקדואל

رودی مک‌داول صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

ロディ・マクドウォール

洛地·麥杜華

羅迪·麥克道爾

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A bug's lifeBedknobs and broomsticksLassie come homeThe cat from outer spaceFunny lady