WorldCat Identities

Savalas, Telly 1924-1994

Works: 538 works in 1,272 publications in 7 languages and 16,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Bible films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Narrator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Telly Savalas
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

30 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II drama in which an army major selects 12 men convicted for crimes of violence and offers them their freedom if they will complete a dangerous mission behind Nazi lines
Kelly's heroes by Brian G Hutton( Visual )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II soldiers learn of a fortune of gold bars that the Germans have stashed in enemy territory, and decide to steal the loot
Cape Fear by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
On Her Majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

93 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond goes undercover in the treacherous Swiss Alps to stop evil genius Blofeld from realizing a germ warfare plot that could kill millions!
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time
Battle of the Bulge( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nazi Panzer forces stage a last-ditch Belgian front offensive that could turn the tide of WWII. A spectacular recreation of a crucial campaign
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in English and German and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Arizona Territory of the 1870's, Marshal Sam Mackenna is the only living person who knows the tortuous route to the fabulous "Canon del Oro". During his journey, Mackenna is captured by Colorado, a brutal Mexican bandit who has long sought his death. But, if Mackenna is to lead the cutthroat gang to the lost treasure, Colorado must keep him alive
Capricorn One by Peter Hyams( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three astronauts are forced by NASA to participate in an elaborate hoax. Capricorn One makes the first 'manned' mission to Mars but the astronauts remain on Earth to be filmed in a studio made up to look like the Martian surface. When the empty capsule burns up on re-entry, the world believes the astronauts to be dead. A struggle ensues between the government and the astronauts whose very existence incriminates NASA
The greatest story ever told by James Lee Barrett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Esta gloriosa película épica es una inspiradora recreación a gran escala de la vida de Jesús de Nazareth, desde su humilde nacimiento y sus enseñanzas hasta su crucifixión y asombrosa resurección. Producida espléndidamente con un costo de 20 millones de dólares - una gran cantidad para ese tiempo - y honrada con nominaciones a cinco Premios de la Academia en 1965, esta excepcional película es exquisitamente hermosa. Ahora completamente restaurada a su original brillantez cinematográfica con intermedio y obertura, verdaderamente se trata de La Más Grande Historia Jamás Contada."--Envase
Massacre at Fort Holman & Hot lead( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massacre at Fort Holman: During the Civil War a Union colonel seeks revenge against the man who killed his wife during a Confederate raid against Fort Holman
The twilight zone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 289 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
Horror express by Christopher Lee( Visual )

50 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frozen specimen of what may be the missing link is discovered in Manchuria, an English anthropologist supervises its transport aboard the Trans-Siberian Express
Ian Fleming's on Her Majesty's secret service by Ian Fleming( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bond's usual intelligence sources fail, he enlists the aid of crime boss Draco to track down the head of the evil SPECTRE organization. But Bond falls in love with Draco's daughter and then must save the world from SPECTRE's germ warfare weaponry. Includes artillery-laden ski pursuits, stunts, and an avalanche
The scalphunters by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crusty, frontier-wise fur trapper loses his hard-earned cargo of pelts to a band of "friendly" Kiowas in exchange for a runaway slave they have captured. The educated, city-bred runaway is as determined to get his freedom as the trapper is to get his furs back. Enter a band of marauding scalphunters and all hell breaks loose
Kojak( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telly Savalas stars in his Emmy and Golden Globe-winning role as the lollipop-sucking sleuth Lt. Theo Kojak. Includes all 22 first season episodes on 3 double-sided DVDs
The slender thread( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman takes an overdose of prescription pills and calls a crisis clinic for help. A college volunteer tries to keep the suicidal woman on the line while asking the police to trace the call. Stirling Silliphant wrote the screenplay based upon an actual incident
Lisa and the devil( Visual )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds shelter in an old mansion. Soon, she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre
The assassination bureau( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Victorian-era London, this amusing farce concerns a society of international assassins. Based on an idea from the book The Assassination Bureau Limited by Jack London and Robert Fish
Remembering Ellis Island by Thomas Bull( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most comprehensive documentary of the Ellis Island story in all its complexity. We take you behind the scenes into the memory-haunted ruins of unrestored Ellis Island
Pancho Villa by Eugenio Martín( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pancho Villa, the legendary bandit-hero who outwitted his pursuers, both Mexican and American and became one of the most intriguing revolutionary leaders of all time
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Alternative Names
Aristoteles Savalas


Savalas, Aristotelis.

Savalas Aristotle

Savalas Aristotle 1924-1994

Savalas, Telly

Savalas, Telly 1924-1994

Teli Savalas

Telly Savalas acteur américain

Telly Savalas aktor amerykański

Telly Savalas Amerikaans filmacteur

Telly Savalas amerikansk skuespiller

Telly Savalas attore statunitense

Telly Savalas görög származású, Oscar-díjra jelölt és Emmy-díjas, amerikai színész, énekes (1922-1994)

Telly Savalas US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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