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Basehart, Richard 1914-1984

Works: 491 works in 1,220 publications in 12 languages and 17,121 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Survival films  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Circus films  Documentary television programs  History  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other, Commentator, Contributor, Host, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Basehart
Most widely held works by Richard Basehart
Herman Melville's Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Visual )

101 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consumed by an insane rage, Captain Ahab has but one purpose in life-- revenge on the great white whale who maimed and disfigured him
The Road by Federico Fellini( Visual )

160 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pathetic, impressionable little woman is sold to the strong man in a traveling side-show. She falls in love with him, but her love is not returned until it is too late
Being there by Hal Ashby( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance is a secluded gardener who has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television. After a run in with a limousine, he ends up a guest of Eve and her husband Ben. Ben is an influential, but sickly businessman. Now called Chauncey Gardner, Chance becomes friend and confidante to Ben, as well as an unlikely political insider
Egypt : quest for eternity by Miriam Birch( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The river Nile gave birth to one of history's great civilizations. Through the centuries, the ancient Egyptians created and constructed the most glorius monuments the world has ever seen."--Container
Andersonville Trial by Avid Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the moral dilemma of responsibility for the prison camp in Andersonville, Ga., where 14,000 Union soldiers lost their lives during the Civil War
Hans Brinker by Bill Manhoff( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dutch boy and his sister, whose father is injured and cannot remember where he hid the family's money, work to not only save their father's life, but attempt to compete in an upcoming skating contest which has a first prize a pair of silver skates
He walked by night by Alfred L Werker( Visual )

38 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir semi-documentary style treatment based on an actual Los Angeles Police Department case. A cop killer manages to elude detection by intercepting police radio calls and by altering his appearance. Evidence points to an alienated electronics expert
The Invisible world by Nicolas Noxon( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary which examines the universe of shapes, movements, and lives that exist beyond the limited range of human vision by using highly specialized cameras, imaging devices, and electron microscopes
Il bidone = The swindle by Federico Fellini( Visual )

61 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of three small-time Italian scam artists and the manner in which they go about ripping off their poor and trusting victims
Giotto and the pre-Renaissance( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the works of the artist Giotto, contrasting the his innovations with the hieratic mood of his predecessors. Shows the major cycles of his frescoes, including those at the Upper and Lower Church of San Francesco, Assisi, the Scrovegni family Arena Chapel in Padua, and St. Croce in Florence
Vietnam, 1945-1975 : the ten thousand day war( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Vietnamese and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by Pulitzer Prize winning CNN correspondent Peter Arnett, Vietnam: The Ten-Thousand Day War is a comprehensive, balanced look at the Vietnam war, tracing the entire course of the conflict, from the closing days of World War II to the fall of Saigon in 1975. This superb award-winning series of programs re-examines without blame or judgment the rise and fall of America's 20-year commitment to the war in Vietnam. Forceful and evocative, with film clips shot by both sides, it revisits the time and place that molded a generation and changed the course of American politics forever. - Publisher
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fyodor Karamazov is the wealthy father of four grown sons: Dmitri, an elegant officer, always broke and at odds with his father; Ivan, the intellectual; pious Alexe; and half-brother Smerdyakov. Tensions erupt to a murderous end when libertine father and romantic son find themselves vying for the affections of the same woman, the wild Grushenka. Finding themselves adrift without the dark anchor that held them together, the four brothers must now find peace, each in their own way
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Decision before dawn( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
Where danger lives by John Farrow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tension: A drugstore manager turns attempted killer after his conniving wife leaves him for another man. He devises a complex plan, which involves assuming a new identity, to make it look like someone else murdered her new boyfriend. Things take an unexpected turn when someone else commits the murder first and he becomes the prime suspect
The house on Telegraph Hill by Robert Wise( Visual )

8 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victoria Kowelska is tortured in a concentration camp during the final days of World War II, and her family in Poland is slaughtered. Her best friend, Karin, who is ill, hopes to recover and make it to San Francisco, where a wealthy aunt is taking care of her son. But when Karin dies and the camp is liberated, Victoria exchanges identity papers with the dead woman, thereby gaining a new identity and family. After five years in relocation camps, Victoria finally gets to America, only to learn that Karin's aunt has recently died, and her nephew is in charge of the estate and Karin's son."--Booklet
Fixed bayonets!( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corporal must take responsibility for an entire platoon during the Korean War, as each one of his commanding officers is killed
Chato's land( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and German and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-breed Apache kills in self defense and then finds himself on the run from a posse determined to see him hang
Voyage to the bottom of the sea by Richard Basehart( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew of the SSRN Seaview has been sent on a mission to discover the secrets of the ocean. However, their scientific work is often interrupted by monsters, evil scientists and spies
Portrait in black ; Madame X( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
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Alternative Names
Basehart, John Richard 1914-1984

Baseheart, Richard 1914-1984

Richard Basehart acteur américain

Richard Basehart Amerikaans acteur (1914-1984)

Richard Basehart amerikai színész

Richard Basehart amerikansk skådespelare

Richard Basehart amerikansk skodespelar

Richard Basehart amerikansk skuespiller

Richard Basehart attore statunitense

Richard Basehart US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ричард Бейсхарт

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