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Maibaum, Richard

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Most widely held works by Richard Maibaum
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

88 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,997 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
Dr. No by Terence Young( Visual )

97 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His name is Bond, James Bond. And here, in his explosive film debut, Ian Fleming's immortal action hero blazes through one of his most spectacular adventures. Sean connery embodies the suave yet lethal cool of Agent 007 as he battles the mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent of destroying the U.S. space program
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

109 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,754 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
Thunderball by Terence Young( Visual )

66 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 goes above the call of duty and to the bottom of the ocean to track down a villainous criminal who's holding millions hostage and threatening to plunge the world into a nuclear holocaust
The living daylights by John Glen( Visual )

58 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,426 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
Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

91 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Moore portrays the immortal action hero as he investigates the murder of a fellow agent who was clutching a priceless Faberge egg at the time of his death
On her majesty's secret service by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

69 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond goes undercover in the treacherous Swiss Alps and becomes involved in artillery-laden ski pursuits, incredible stunts and thrills. James finds love with the beautiful and seductive Tracy Di Vicenzo. But first Bond must stop the evil genius Blofeld from realising a germ warfare plot could kill millions
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pitted against the sophisticated and deadly villain Scaramanga and his arch rival Hi Fat, Bond is assigned to recover a small piece of equipment which can be utilized to harness the sun's energy
Licence to kill by John Glen( Visual )

42 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,064 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
The spy who loved me by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

42 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 924 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
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
Diamonds are forever by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

52 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fortune in stolen diamonds thrusts James Bond into action ... and [he] teams up with Tiffany Case ... to prevent his nemesis Blofeld ... from using the diamonds in a deadly laser satellite"--Container
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 555 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
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 549 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
Ian Fleming's Goldfinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve
See my lawyer; comedy in three acts by Richard Maibaum( Book )

9 editions published between 1939 and 1991 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speaking of writing : Richard Maibaum reflects on Hollywood and Broadway by Richard Maibaum( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The man with the golden gun
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



Dr. NoThe living daylightsOctopussyThe man with the golden gunRansomThe big clock