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Schell, Maximilian

Overview
Works: 541 works in 1,192 publications in 9 languages and 20,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Legal films  Children's films  Romantic comedy films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Narrator, Author, Creator, Translator, Scenarist, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Maximilian Schell
Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

35 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a fictionalized account of a war crimes trial of four eminent Nazi judges at Nuremberg, Germany, after World War II. Provides insight into Nazi brutality and raises questions about freedom of choice, loyalty to one's country, and responsibility to mankind
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the Allied defeat at Arnhem in 1944"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
Joan of Arc by Christian Duguay( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Joan of Arc, who at seventeen, led one of the greatest campaigns for freedom the world has ever witnessed
Deep impact by Mimi Leder( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Deep Impact' is the story of the world's reaction to a death sentence. As a comet approaches the earth which might not be destroyed or divertedbefore it reaches earth, each individual struggles in the face of extinction to find what most matters to him or her
The brothers Bloom by Rian Johnson( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen and Bloom are brothers who have been con artists since they were kids. Stephen is the mastermind, while Bloom is the main character of Stephen's stories. As adults, they travel the world and never enlist the same people twice in their cons, except for their consistent sidekick, the mysterious and primarily silent Bang Bang, a Japanese woman who just appeared in their lives one day and happens to have a penchant for blowing things up. As Bloom hits his mid-thirties, he wants to quit the business. Stephen talks him into one last con. The mark is the eccentric, lonely but beautiful New Jersey heiress, Penelope Stamp. As the brothers go through their final con on Penelope, three main problems may occur to thwart the plan. First, the brothers' former mentor and now arch enemy, Diamond Dog, may exact his long awaited revenge; second, Penelope may end up being more unpredictable than all their former marks; and third, Bloom, who has let love slip by in his life, may fall for Penelope. But through the process, no one ever really knows who is conning whom
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and German and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
The man in the glass booth( Visual )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists are all aboard an Earth discovery vessel on a fruitless search for life in space when they encounter a lost spaceship perched on the event horizon of the universe's most powerful phenomenon, a black hole
The chosen by Jeremy Paul Kagan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers at the time of the Normandy invasion in 1944 are friends but they are divided by the same thing that unites them--their faith. Though both are devout Jews, there's a subtle difference. Danny is an Hasidic Jew, brought up to accept faith blindly by his father--an ultra-orthodox rabbi who rejects the 20th century for the special joys of centuries--old tradition. Reuven, on the other hand, has been brought up by his father who is a secular scholar, to question everything around him
Topkapi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

31 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophisticated thieves attempt to steal a jewel-encrusted dagger from a museum with an impregnable security system
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to great wealth, the fiercely independent Julia devotes her life to political causes, fighting fascism in the 1930's. While traveling in Europe, playwright Lillian Hellman, a friend of Julia's, is swept into a dangerous world, smuggling money across hostile borders
A far off place( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy, a girl, a bushman, and a dog wander across the desert in order to escape elephant poachers who want them dead
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
The freshman by Andrew Bergman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
The Odessa file by Jon Voight( Visual )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, in Hamburg, Germany, a diary falls into the hands of freelance newspaperman Peter Miller. The diary documents the unspeakable crimes perpetrated by SS Captain Eduard Roschmann, commandant of the notorious wartime deathcamp at Riga, Latvia. Miller's personal manhunt to track down Roschmann leads him into the very heart of ODESSA, a powerful secret organization formed by the SS to protect and re-establish its fugitive members throughout the world
Abraham by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham leaves the pagan land of Ur for the promised land of Canaan, after being promised by God that doing so will cause his descendents to become a great and numerous tribe
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and German and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives. The German officer Christian Diestl (Brando) approves less and less of the war. Jewish-American Noah Ackerman (Clift) deals with antisemitism at home and in the army while entertainer Michael Whiteacre (Martin) transforms from playboy to hero
John Carpenter's Vampires by John Carpenter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Crow is the leader of a team of mercenary vampire slayers dedicated to doing everything humanly possible to prevent Valek, the leader of the undead, from discovering the Berziers Cross, the only thing that can grant all vampires the omnipotent power to walk in the daylight
Song of the lark( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1890s Colorado, young Thea escapes the narrow confines of her world to become a world-famous opera singer, defining herself in a man's world
Marlene by Maximilian Schell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film portrait of actress Marlene Dietrich. Marlene is no standard movie-star documentary. It is a mystery story, a discourse on truth and fiction, a battle with a sacred monster, a caustic comedy of errors, and the story of the making of a film, all rolled into one. After years of silence, the legendary Dietrich personally Maximilian Schell to make an interview film about her. Schell saw a golden opportunity to penetrate an enigma; he soon found himself locked in a battle royale. Marlene refused to let him photograh her or even her apartment. She was openly contemptous of his questions and refused to answer many of them. Schell is candid enough to make himself the butt of his own film, an increasingly comic, exasperated figure with whom Marlene toys much like one of the femmes fatales she portrayed so masterfully on the screen
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Judgment at Nuremberg
Alternative Names
Maksimilians Šells Austrijas un Šveices aktieris

Maksimilijan Šel

Maksimillian Şell

Maximilian Schell acteur autrichien

Maximilian Schell acteur uit Zwitserland (1930-2014)

Maximilian Schell aktor austriacki

Maximilian Schell attore austriaco

Maximilian Schell Austrian-Swiss film and stage actor

Maximilian Schell Austriano-Suiso nga aktor ti pelikula ken entablado

Maximilian Schell österreichischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Produzent

Maximilian Schell osztrák filmrendező

Maximilian Schell Rakouský filmový producent, herec a režisér

Maximilianus Schell

Μαξιμίλιαν Σελλ

Максимилиан Шел

Максимилиан Шелл австрийский актёр

Максимилијан Шел

Максиміліан Шелл

Максіміліян Шэл

Шелл, Максимилиан

Մաքսիմիլիան Շելլ

מקסימיליאן של

ماكسيمليان شيل

ماكسيميليان شيل

ماکسیمیلیان شل

मैक्सीमिलियन शेल

ম্যাক্সিমিলিয়ান শেল Academy Award-winning Austrian actor

มักซีมีเลียน เชลล์

맥시밀리언 셸

マクシミリアン・シェル

馬克西米利安·謝爾

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A bridge too farJoan of ArcDeep impactThe black holeTopkapiThe Odessa file