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Howard, Trevor 1916-1988

Works: 381 works in 1,808 publications in 12 languages and 30,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Biographical films  Historical films  Epic films  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Trevor Howard
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Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

65 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
The third man by Carol Reed( Visual )

217 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime-- and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

37 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Noel Coward's Brief encounter by David Lean( Visual )

142 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
The Battle of Britain by Frank Capra( Visual )

56 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aerial combat of WWI, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Memory of the camps by Trevor Howard( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When allied troops invaded Germany and liberated Nazi death camps at the end of World War II, they found unspeakable horrors that still haunt the world's conscience. In 1945, British and American film crews accompanying the troops liberating the camps captured these atrocities firsthand. The resulting film directed in part by Alfred Hitchcock but never finished, was discovered by Frontline in 1984 in the archives of the Imperial War Musuem. Sixty years after the war ended, Frontline now re-broadcasts this powerful memorial in its entirety"--Container
Father Goose( Visual )

23 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
Around the world in 80 days by Buzz Kulik( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

58 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

41 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fufill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Von Ryan's Express by Mark Robson( Visual )

55 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American combat pilot Col. Joseph Ryan is shot down over Nazi-controlled Italy and joins U.S. and English WWII troops in a prison camp during the summer of 1943. Given the insulting nickname "Von Ryan" because he initially seems more concerned with surviving than escaping, the colonel eventually leads Allied prisoners, as their new top ranking officer, in a daredevil race for freedom by commandeering an entire German freight train bound for Switzerland, with the Nazis in hot pursuit
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Recording )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret Leighton plays the fiery-tongued Kate, and Trevor Howard performs as Petruchio, her swaggering husband determined to teach her manners. As other romantic entanglements swirl around Kate and Petruchio, headstrong Kate learns to mind her tongue without losing her wonderful spirit
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

25 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora is sheltered first by her father and then by her husband. All her life, she has been protected like a fragile a doll in a doll's house. After she marries, Nora becomes frustrated, realizes that under the dominance of her husband she will never have an identity of her own, and leaves to find a new life for herself
Green for danger by Sidney Gilliat( Visual )

16 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A postman dies on the operating table at a rural English hospital, in the midst of the Nazi blitz. But was his death accidental?
The Charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

28 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical re-telling of tragic events during the Crimean War. "British Captain Nolan is a devoted officer disgusted with his commander, Lord Cardigan. Lord Raglan is a foolish officer with misguided war strategies and a fading memory. Together, they are sent to Turkey in response to a Russian invasion. Driven by arrogance and ineptitude, they send hundreds of cavalry to certain death ..."--Container
Ludwig by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

61 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandonned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip toward madness
Windwalker by Blaine M Yorgason( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dying Cheyenne chief shares the memories of his extraordinary life with his grandchildren. He speaks of his courtship and marriage to a beautiful woman. And then sadly, he tells of the Crow raid that killed her, abducted one of his twin sons and set him on a lifelong quest for his missing son
The Sea wolves the last charge of the Calcutta Light Horse by Mai la jin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March of 1943, a group of Boer War veterans is recruited by British intelligence to destroy a Nazi spy ship in the harbor of Goa, India
The Count of Monte Cristo by David Greene( Visual )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British warship sails from London to the south seas under the command of Captain Bligh, a perfect symbol of vicious naval discipline, accompanied by Christian, as executive officer, and steeped in the tradition of Britain's sea power. The crew, ex-convicts and men from the slums, mutiny and set Bligh and a small group of faithful followers adrift in a small boat to make their epic ocean crossing of thousands of miles. Upon returning to England, Bligh sets out in another boat to scour the seas for the Bounty. The Bounty is burned so there will never be discovery of the survivors
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Howard-Smith, Trevor Wallace 1916-1988

Howard, Trevor

Howard, Trevor Wallace 1916-1988

Trevor Howard acteur britannique

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Trevor Howard Brits acteur

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Trevor Howard English film, stage and television actor

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The third manSupermanMemory of the campsAround the world in 80 daysRyan's DaughterShaka ZuluWilliam Shakespeare's The taming of the shrewLudwigThe Count of Monte Cristo