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Bikel, Theodore

Works: 545 works in 1,370 publications in 8 languages and 32,175 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  War films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Musicals  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Editor, Author, Speaker, Interviewee, osp, Host, Costume designer, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

41 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cockney waif is transformed by a linguistics professor into an elegant lady
The African Queen by John Huston( Visual )

54 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of World War I, German imperial troops burn down a mission in Africa. The mission's reverend was so overtaken with disappointment that he passes away. Shortly after his well-educated, snooty sister Rose buries her brother, she must leave on the only available transport, the 'African Queen' steamboat. The boat is manned by the ill-mannered bachelor, Charlie. Together they embark on a long difficult journey, without any comfort. Rose grows determined to assist in the British war effort and presses Charlie until he finally agrees and together they steam up the Ulana encountering an enemy fort, raging rapids, bloodthirsty parasites and endlessly branching streams which always seem to lead them to what appear to be impenetrable swamps. Despite their opposing personalities, the two grow closer to each other and ultimately carry out their plan to destroy a German warship
My side of the mountain by James B Clark( Visual )

19 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sam Gribley's hero is naturalist poet Henry David Thoreau. So Sam decides to write a note to his folks, pack up some of his belongings, and leave home for the challenge of wilderness living. Realizing his dream, Sam feeds himself, builds a makeshift home, and learns to live in harmony with nature--miles from civilization
The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming by Norman Jewison( Visual )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story focuses on the riotous confusion created when a Russian submarine gets stuck on a New England sandbar and the landing crew goes ashore for help-only to be mistaken for an invasion force by the over-imaginative townspeople
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
The enemy below by Dick Powell( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Battle of the Atlantic during World War II, the film tells the story of the cat and mouse hunt between the USS Haynes, a destroyer escort, and a German U-Boat. Captain Murrell, a former Merchant Mariner, saw his wife killed when his freighter was torpedoed by the Germans. Von Stolberg, the veteran U-Boat commander, sees no honor in the German aims of the war. Both of these highly experienced men must now try to outthink and outmaneuver each other, knowing that any mistake can bring instant defeat and death
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested for fatally beating an elderly widow, Barbara Graham at first goads the police, refusing to answer their questions. But when an alleged accomplice turns state's evidence, Graham insists that she is innocent. Condemned by the press and the public, Graham is found guilty of murder and sentenced to die in the gas chamber. With her execution date getting near, Graham desperately attempts to expose the truth and save her life against all odds
My fair lady : original soundtrack recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Among the most lovely of soundtracks ..."--Entertainment Weekly
A dog of Flanders( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nello and his grandfather live a poor, unhappy life, until they find a wounded dog by the side of the road. They care for their new friend, who recovers and gives Nello the hope to pursue his dream of becoming an artist
The sound of music : original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes on container insert
Second chances( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, "Second Chances" is the uplifting tale of a little girl's physical and emotional reawakening after a car crash
Mary Martin in The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in English and German and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folksongs and footnotes : an international songbook by Theodore Bikel( )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridged, promotional copy of Theodore Bikel's book of same name, published in 1960 by Meridian Books
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using lush orchestrations, this new production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic aims to set a new standard for this iconic musical. Features five-time Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara and Academy Award nominee Ken Watanabe
The night before Christmas : and more classic holiday tales( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night before Christmas: Clement C. Moore's classic poem about a visit from St. Nicholas. In the month of Kislev: A rich, arrogant merchant takes the family of a poor peddler to court and learns a lesson about the meaning of Hanukkah. Seven candles for Kwanza: describes the origins and practices of Kwanzaa, the seven-day festival during which people of African descent rejoice in their ancestral values. Too many tamales: Maria feels very grown-up helping make Christmas dinner, until she realizes that she may have lost her mother's ring in one of the tamales. (3 bonus stories) Max's Christmas: Max is told he can't stay up to see Santa, but he sneaks downstairs anyway. Will Santa still come if Max is awake? Morris's disappearing bag: Morris thinks his brother and sister have better Christmas presents, but then he finds something very special in the last box under the tree. The Little drummer boy: Tells the story of the procession to Bethlehem and the offer of a poor boy to play his drum for the Christ Child. For primary grades
Aḥava = Brotherhood by David Diamond( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rodgers & Hammerstein songbook by Richard Rodgers( )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and German and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalms of joy and sorrow( )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Di naye hagode ; Ḥag habikkurim ; The holy ark by Max Helfman( )

6 editions published in 2006 in Yiddish and Hebrew and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Hobbits struggle to destroy the Ring in Mount Doom while their friends desperately fight evil Lord Sauron's forces in a final battle
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Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.08 for Theo : the ... to 0.99 for Menachem A ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Second chances
Second chancesTheo : an autobiography
Alternative Names
Bickel, Theodore

Bickel, Theodore, 1924-2015

Bickell, Theodore 1924-2015

Bikel, Theo

Bikel, Theo 1924-2015

Bikel, Theodor 1924-2015

Bikel, Theodor Meir

Bikel, Theodor Meir, 1924-2015

Bikel, Theodore Meir 1924-2015

Theodore Bikel acteur américain

Theodore Bikel Amerikaans filmacteur

Theodore Bikel amerikai színész, folkénekes

Theodore Bikel attore e cantante austriaco

Theodore Bikel US-amerikanischer Folksänger und Schauspieler österreichischer Herkunft

Θίοντορ Μπάικελ

Теодор Бикель

Թեոդոր Բիքել

ביקל, תאודור

ביקל, תיאודור 1924-2015

ביקל, תיאודור מאיר

תיאודור ביקל

תיאודור ביקל מוזיקאי אמריקאי

تئودور بیکل

تئودور بیکل بازیگر آمریکایی

ثيودور بيكل

시어도어 비켈