WorldCat Identities

Tanner, Peter 1914-2002

Overview
Works: 17 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 2,463 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Sources  Film adaptations  Interviews  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Film editor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Tanner
Kind hearts and coronets by Robert Hamer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Impatient to become duke, the ninth in line decides to eliminate the eight relatives standing in his way in this tart black comedy. Obstructing the path to his title is Alec Guinness, in one of his greatest performances, playing all eight relatives
Jean Genet's The maids ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Clive Andrews, Anthony Donner ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A twisted suspenseful romance set during the French Revolution. While men, women, and children fall under the merciless blade of the guillotine, one foppish gentleman, alias the Scarlet Pimpernel, bravely rescues aristocrats from the jaws of death. In the midst of his rescue, he meets and falls passinately in love with Marguerite, France's most celebrated actress
A month by the lake ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For 16 years Miss Bentley has been spending April at an elegant hillside villa on Lake Como. This year, 1937, her London society artist father has recently died and the only other English-speaking guests are brash Americans, that is until Major Wilshaw arrives
Memory of the camps ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents archival motion picture footage taken by British and American photographers documenting the conditions Allied troops found when they liberated Nazi concentration camps. Includes scenes of the gas chambers, medical experimentation labs, crematoria, and starving survivors and the dead in Bergen-Belsen, Dachau, Auschwitz, Buchenwald, and other camps
The maids by Jean Genet ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Play about two sisters who have a love/hate relationship with each other and with Madame, who represents the society that has rejected them. Outwardly submissive, the sisters plot rebellion through an erotic, malevolent game of make-believe. From the Video playhouse series
The last days of Sodom and Gomorrah ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the Old Testament story of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
The beast must die! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wealthy sportsman Tom Newcliffe has bagged every sort of big game trophy ... all except one ... a werewolf! Newcliffe has summoned six guests to his isolated country estate for the weekend. Once they have arrived, he announces that one of them is a werewolf and that they are all part of a deadly game he has devised. The game will end when the moon is full and the cursed soul is hunted down and killed. Each guest has led a suspicious life, eash leaving a trail of dead bodies, but which one is a ravenous beast!?
The Maggie by Alexander Mackendrick ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wily Scottish ship captain cons a rich American into letting his coal burning scow "The Maggie" carry a valuable load of furniture to a Scottish island. The American soon realizes he's been conned, but can he stop the captain from ripping him off?
Eminent domain by John Irvin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Poland in the late 1970s, before the end of the Cold War. As the sixth ranking member of the Polish Politburo, Jozef Burski lives a life of luxury, privilege and power, unlike many of his countrymen. Then one day everything is taken away for no reason. He and his family must find a way to escape the power the government has over them and their future. Inspired by experiences of the writer's family
Scott of the Antarctic by Charles Frend ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the adventures of Robert Scott as he attempted to explore the unknown region of the Antarctic
Hamburger Hill by John Irvin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For ten days, the American soldiers of Bravo Company fight in Vietnam to take over Hill 937, also known as Hamburger Hill
The last days of Sodom and Gomorrah ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the Old Testament story of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
American Film Theatre: Jean Genet's The maids ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve
Out of chaos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A documentary film that attempts to introduce people to modern art featuring interviews with the artists Henry Moore, Paul Nash, Graham Sutherland and Stanley Spencer
The cruel sea by Charles Frend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find they are fighting not only the Germans, but the age-old enemy, the sea, in this World War II action drama
The best house in London : [press kit] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Pressbook includes: articles about the film, cast and credits listing, onesheets, marketing ideas, 12 black and white still photographs
 
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