WorldCat Identities

Gilbert, Lewis 1920-

Works: 212 works in 1,058 publications in 9 languages and 10,008 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Spy films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Submarine films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Adapter, Film editor, Scenarist, Composer, Conceptor, fmd, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lewis Gilbert
Most widely held works by Lewis Gilbert
The spy who loved me by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

101 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Moore brings inimitable style to Agent 007 as he teams with beautiful Russian agent Anya Amasova to stop the megalomaniac Stromberg from unleashing a horrific scheme for world domination
Moonraker by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

109 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007's mission is to find the Moonraker, a space shuttle that has been stolen while enroute to England from the United States. Bond's travels take him from California to Italy, and on to Brazil where he uncovers Drax's evil space scheme
You only live twice by Ian Fleming( Visual )

125 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery returns as Agent 007 as a disaster in space pushes humankind toward World War III. James Bond travels to Japan to stop the evil SPECTRE organisation and its diabolical leader from instigating global warfare
Educating Rita by Lewis D Gilbert( Visual )

90 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita, a young working-class woman in Liverpool, desperately wants an education. She enrolls in literature tutorials at a British university to escape from her dreary life as a hairdresser, as well as a confining existence at home with a husband who wants her to choose motherhood over education. Her professor is Frank Bryant, a disillusioned, alcoholic English professor who encourages his students to forsake dead poetry and enjoy life. As Rita is transformed into a free spirit, Frank is forced to confront his own life
Alfie by Bill Naughton( Visual )

67 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in 1960s London is a shallow womanizer trying to figure out what life is all about
Shirley Valentine by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

49 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English housewife, bored with her life, goes on a vacation with a friend to Greece and finds that there's more to life than just dishes and laundry when she has a fling with a handsome man
Sink the Bismarck! by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bismarck was the fabled German battleship of World War II. Traces the "life" of the Bismarck from its launching (courtesy of newsreel footage) through its many battles and narrow escapes, concluding with its far-from-inevitable sinking in the Spring of 1941. The story concentrates on the human element, specifically a British intelligence captain, who has lost his family in the London blitz and thus has a personal reason for seeing the Bismarck blasted from the sea. The captain's tireless efforts are abetted by the love and support of a female naval officer
Ian Fleming's You only live twice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WW III nearly breaks out when a U.S. space capsule is swallowed up by what everyone believes is a Russian spaceship. Bond and the British government believe that it is the work of the S.P.E.C.T.R.E. organisation and must find out what their motives are
Defiance by Edward Zwick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship's commander must battle a sadistic subordinate officer, a mutinous crew, and Napoleon's fleet
Haunted by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David Ash investigates a haunting at an isolated country manor, strange and horrifying occurrences lead him to first doubt his convictions and then his sanity
Carve her name with pride by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story of Violette Szabo, a young British widow of a French officer, who braved death while working for the French Resistance in World War II
Operation: daybreak( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American ex-soldier and an English woman try to save a Malayan woman accused of terrorism during a Communist insurrection in 1953
Stepping out by Richard Harris( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mavis Turner, ex-Broadway dancer and enthusiastic teacher, has the challenge of her life: preparing a mismatched group of seven women and one man to perform at a charity gala
The adventurers by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a South American playboy (Dax Xenos) who destroys everything and everybody in his path, a rapist and revolutionary, all because he suffered trauma as a child, an experience that somehow is supposed to ameliorate his filthy transgressions against his fellow men
Reach for the sky by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

40 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of airman Douglas Bader, who overcame the loss of both legs in a 1931 flying accident to become a successful fighter pilot and wing leader during World War II
Cast a dark shadow( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogarde plays a money-grabbing wife-killer who marries Lockwood
Sean Connery 007 collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thunderball: Agent 007 travels to Nassau to track down the criminal Emilio Largo, who is threatening the world with a nuclear holocaust
Moonraker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 investigates the hijacking of an American space shuttle and discovers a horrific scheme to destroy all human life on earth
Flashbacks by Lewis Gilbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.07 for Moonraker ... to 0.79 for Flashbacks ...)

Stepping out
Alternative Names
Gilbert, Lewis

Lewis Gilbert britischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchschreiber

Lewis Gilbert British film director, producer and screenwriter

Lewis Gilbert Brits filmregisseur

Lewis Gilbert brytyjski reżyser, producent i scenarzysta

Lewis Gilbert regista inglese

Льюис Гилберт

לואיס גילברט

لوئیس گیلبرت فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

길버트, 루이스 1920-

ギルバート, ルイス



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