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Maibaum, Richard

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

174 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,101 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 )

121 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond, Agent 007, is sent to Jamaica to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a British secret service agent in this first film in the series
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Terence Young( Visual )

108 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond travels to Istanabul 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
Thunderball by Terence Young( Visual )

81 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,502 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 )

76 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,447 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 )

110 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,398 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 that only James Bond can unravel
On her majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt( Visual )

82 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,372 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 )

73 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond takes on Scaramanga, the Man with the Golden Gun, who kills his victims with golden bullets
Licence to kill by John Glen( Visual )

58 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond turns renegade to hunt down a master criminal in this pulse-pounding thrill-ride that's packed with awesome stunts, subtle humor and explosive confrontations. Timothy Dalton brings urgency, charm and deadly determination to his portrayal of the super agent, who leaves the British Secret Service and begins a fierce vendetta after his friend Felix Leiter is brutally attacked by drug lord Franz Sanchez
The spy who loved me by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

59 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,000 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
Diamonds are forever by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

70 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 752 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
A view to a kill by John Glen( Visual )

51 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Zorin has an earthshaking scheme to gain control of the world computer market and it is up to 007 to stop him
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 634 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
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

29 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 565 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
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2014 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
For your eyes only by John Glen( Visual )

56 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 510 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
No man of her own( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 108 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
A view to a kill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 must stop a power-mad industrialist who plots to kill millions of people in order to corner the world's microchip supply
Combat!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of television's most popular series, the groundbreaking Combat! offers a gritty, unflinching look at American soldiers battling in Europe during World War II, confronting imposing odds and demonstrating remarkable levels of ingenuity and courage"--Container
See my lawyer; comedy in three acts by Richard Maibaum( Book )

9 editions published between 1939 and 1991 in English and held by 61 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. NoIan Fleming's From Russia with loveThe living daylightsOctopussyThe man with the golden gunA view to a killRansomThe big clockA view to a kill