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Boyd, Stephen 1931-1977

Overview
Works: 272 works in 944 publications in 9 languages and 10,701 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Fiction  Religious films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Christian fiction  Historical fiction  Epic films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor, Author, Other, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Stephen Boyd
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

39 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

113 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Fantastic voyage by RICHARD FLEISCHER( Visual )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite team of medical and scientific specialists race to save a top government scientist who is suffering from a blood clot on the brain
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
The Bible : in the beginning by John Huston( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest stories of the Old Testament are brought to the screen with astounding scope and power in this film which depicts the first 22 chapters of Genesis. This is the spectacular story of man's creation, his fall, his survival and his indomitable faith in the future. John Huston directs and delivers a commanding performance as Noah
The fall of the Roman Empire( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Aurelius Antonius, the philosopher-emperor of Rome, summons his empire's governors and princes to his German war headquarters for a Pax Romanus. He confides to his daughter, Lucilla, that his adopted son, Livius, will succeed him instead of his more unstable heir, Commodus. Overhearing this, Cleander, a blind prophet loyal to Commodus, presents Marcus with a poisoned apple. After the funeral, Livius, who does not share Lucilla's ambition for himself or Rome, allows Commodus to proclaim himself emperor. While pestilence ravages Rome, Commodus continues his vain, licentious behavior. He ultimately neglects to deal with all symptoms of unrest and banishing anyone reminding him of his responsibilities
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this circus epic set at the turn of the century. The story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. Includes lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The circus footage was directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
The bravados by Henry King( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunman Jim Douglas heads a posse to track down four escaped convicts who murdered his wife
The Fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

62 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roman Empire is at the height of its glory in 180 A.D., but slowly crumbling under its own corruption and the barbarians from the north and east
Shalako by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of European aristocrats venture into the wilds of New Mexico for a big-game hunt only to find themselves the hunted
The best of everything( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four typists at a publishing company fight to have their own careers and find true love in the ruthless New York business world
Ben-Hur : a tale of Christ( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race, and a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ
Black brigade by Black Brigade( Visual )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a redneck officer is put in charge of a squad of poorly trained black troops tasked with taking an important hydrodam from the Germans, his men rise to the occasion
Ben-Hur by Lewis Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details how a wealthy young Jewish man and his family, who are all experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny, are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
Voyage to the bottom of the sea ; Fantastic voyage( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage to the bottom of the sea: Admiral Nelson takes scientists in his futuristic atomic submarine to explode a belt of radiation. Fantastic voyage: Follows the treacherous voyage of five scientists who are reduced to microscopic size and injected into the bloodstream of an injured Czechoslovak scientist to remove a cerebral blood clot which must be repaired from inside the brain
Genghis Khan by Henry Levin( Visual )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Genghis Khan's rise from "captive slave boy to daring guerilla leader, to confidant and ally of the Emperor of China, to savior of the Empire against barbarian invaders"--Container
Billy Rose's Jumbo by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this sensational, razzle-dazzle circus epic the New York Herald Tribune called "a glorious tribute to sawdust!" Set at the turn of the century, the story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. All four stars shine in thbe lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the sublime songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The breathtaking circus footage was actually directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten commandments: Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Ben-Hur( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish nobleman Judah Ben-Hur opposes the Roman tyranny in the times of Christ, and through his opposition brings tragedy to himself and his family. Follows his descent to slavery, back into the ruling class through finding favor with the master of a ship on which he was a slave. Culminates with the famous chariot race and the death of Christ
 
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