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Maibaum, Richard

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Most widely held works by Richard Maibaum
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

225 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the opening bomb blast outside a steamy nightclub to a last-minute escape from the president's personal jet, James Bond faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox and obliterating the world economy
Dr. No by Terence Young( Visual )

117 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery embodies the suave yet lethal cool of Agent 007 as he battles the mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space programme. See the explosive film debut of Ian Fleming's immortal action hero
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

102 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond travels to Istanbul to retrieve a top secret Soviet decoding machine. But his mission is put in jeopardy when he falls in love with a sexy Russian double agent
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

67 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Moore returns as Agent 007 and faces off in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with assassin Francisco Scaramanga. Features a wild car chase through Bangkok and Bond's stunning confrontation with an entire martial arts school
The living daylights by John Glen( Visual )

79 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Bond works to rescue an abducted Russian officer who had defected to the West, he must unravel a complex weapons scheme
Licence to kill by John Glen( Visual )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attending the wedding of his friend CIA agent Felix Leiter and his bride Della, seductive British secret agent James Bond 007 disobeys orders and turns in his license to kill. Ruthless drug lord Franz Sanchez kills Della and tortures Felix, leaving him for dead. James sets off on a personal vendetta against the drug lord, and arrives in Mexico City. Helping James is CIA agent and pilot Pam Bouvier, Sanchez's sexy mistress Lupe Lamora and Bond's friend and fellow quartermaster 'Q.' Bond plays on both sides of the law, as he infiltrates his organization by bringing Sanchez down. James embarks on the ultimate confrontation and will not rest until he kills Sanchez and all those responsible for torturing Felix and murdering Della
Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

107 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A circus clown is murdered in the shadows of the Berlin Wall, a heavily guarded priceless Soviet art treasure turns up at a London auction, a tycoon arrives at conferences on a love barge, served by an army of scantily-clad lethal lovelies--A mixture of mystery and action, only James Bond can unravel the puzzles and come out a winner
On Her Majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

84 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,376 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 spy who loved me by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

63 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 joins forces with a beautiful Russian agent to battle a mad genius, multi-millionaire shipping magnate Karl Stromberg. Stromberg plans to destroy the earth and rebuild it underwater, and is in possession of an ultra-sensitive submarine tracking system which he seems to be offering to the highest bidder. After he captures a British submarine, Bond's job is to recover the tracking device and free the submarine
A view to a kill by John Glen( Visual )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond travels to San Francisco to thwart an industrialist intent on creating a microchip monopoly by flooding Silicon Valley
Diamonds are forever by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

61 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smugglers are out to capture the world's glittering diamond market. Bond uses fast cars, hearses, jets, helicopters and moon machines in a perplexing search to find out why. Seductive smuggler Tiffany Case and millionaire recluse Willard Whyte do their best to deter Bond's efforts
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of wealthy businessman Tom Mullen is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hotshot crime magazine editor George Stroud inadvertently becomes the subject of a murder investigation after spending an evening with his boss' mistress"--Container
Bigger than life( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friendly, successful suburban teacher and father is prescribed cortisone for a painful, possibly fatal affliction, he grows dangerously addicted to the experimental drug, resulting in his transformation into a psychotic and ultimately violent household despot. "This Eisenhower-era throat-grabber, shot in expressive CinemaScope, is an excoriating take on the nuclear family. That it came in the day of Father Knows Best makes it all the more shocking -- and wildly entertaining."--Jacket
Thunderball by Terence Young( Visual )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond 007 battles SPECTRE who have captured a Vulcan bomber carrying two atomic bombs and have threatened to detonate the bombs unless a ransom of £100 million is delivered
For your eyes only by John Glen( Visual )

46 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond is thrust into one of his most riveting adventures filled with outrageous stunts, passionate encounters and exciting confrontations. James has a lethal determination to find himself infiltrating the Greek underworld and races against time to find a stolen device capable of controlling a fleet of nuclear submarines
Diamonds are forever = Les diamants sont éternels by Ian Fleming( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smugglers are out to capture the world's glittering diamond market. Bond uses fast cars, hearses, jets, helicopters and moon machines in a perplexing search to find out why. Seductive smuggler Tiffany Case and millionaire recluse Willard Whyte do their best to deter Bond's efforts
No man of her own( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However, Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly schoolteacher turns violent when he becomes addicted to a painkiller he is prescribed for a painful health problem
Sean Connery 007 collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 94 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
 
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Dr. NoIan Fleming's From Russia with loveThe man with the golden gunThe living daylightsOctopussyA view to a killRansomThe big clock
Alternative Names
Richard Maibaum Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1909-1991)

Richard Maibaum produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Maibaum scénariste américain

Richard Maibaum US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Ричард Майбаум Сценарист

ריצ'רד מייבאום

リチャード・メイボーム

理查德·麥鮑姆

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