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Chakiris, George

Overview
Works: 160 works in 463 publications in 8 languages and 9,441 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Musicals  Romance films  Motion picture music  Original cast recordings  History  War films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Dancer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Chakiris
 
Most widely held works by George Chakiris
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

115 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
West Side story : original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the soundtrack of the film version of "West Side Story," a tale of a young couple caught in the crossfire of rival gangs
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
Les demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

45 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic musical about two artistic twin sisters and two men, who are looking for love without realizing their ideal partner is nearby
West Side story : original soundtrack recording by Leonard Bernstein( )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the soundtrack of the film version of "West Side Story," a tale of a young couple caught in the crossfire of rival gangs
West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

633 Squadron( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An RAF squadron is assigned to fly Mosquito bombers into Norway to destroy the Nazis' rocket fuel plants
Diamond head( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hawaiian landowner and Senate candidate brings destruction and misery to his family via his stubbornness
Kings of the sun( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
West Side story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
The big cube( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former actress and a widow to a wealthy tycoon who died in an accident off the coast of Mexico is targeted by her spoiled step-daughter for the inheritance
West side story : screenplay by Ernest Lehman( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
633 squadron ; Bridge at Remagen ; Devil's brigade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

633 squadron: An RAF squadron is assigned to fly Mosquito bombers into Norway to destroy the Nazis' rocket fuel plants. -- The bridge at Remagen: Based on the true story of an astute American general and a high-ranking German officer, torn by the conflicting demands of his country and fellow countrymen, during the last days of World War II. -- Devil's brigade: Based on the 1st Special Service Force of World War II. Misfit American GIs join efficient Canadian troops for commando tactics against the Nazis in Italy during World War II
La ragazza di Bube( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a woman who falls in love with a complete stranger. The stranger turns out to have killed a fascist policeman during World War II and is sent to jail for 14 years. The woman pines for the convict and waits out his sentence, spurning the love of a writer who wants to marry her"--Website
The high bright sun by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American archaeologist of Cypriot parentage is visiting Cypriot friends who, unbeknown to her, are involved in the local terrorist racket
Memories are made of these by George Chakiris( Recording )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular music hits of the 1950's
Squadron( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excitement and adventures in the war-torn skies over northern Europe during World War II
West Side story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West side memories is a documentary about the making of the motion picture West Side Stories. Includes archival footage taken during the shooting and interviews with cast members and creators, who discuss the filming of the prologue on location in New York City, the rehearsal and staging of dance numbers, the musical score, the dancing of George Chakiris, tensions between co-directors Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise and Robbins' dismissal from the film, the dubbing of lead characters' singing, Natalie Wood's performance, and Stephen Sondheim's lyrics
Flight from Ashiya( Visual )

2 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S./Japanese co-production. Three rescue pilots must overcome their fears, differences and hatreds as they undertake the dangerous rescue of raft-bound Japanese on storm-tossed seas
George Chakiris by George Chakiris( Recording )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
West Side Story
Alternative Names
Chakiris, Georges, 1934-

George Chakiris acteur américain

George Chakiris aktor amerykański

George Chakiris Amerikaans acteur

George Chakiris amerikansk skådespelare

George Chakiris amerikansk skodespelar

George Chakiris amerikansk skuespiller

George Chakiris ballerino e attore statunitense

George Chakiris US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Kerris, George

Kerris, George 1934-

Τζορτζ Τσακίρης

Джордж Чакіріс

Чакирис, Джордж

Ջորջ Չաքիրիս

ג'ורג' צ'קיריס

ג'ורג' צ'קיריס שחקן אמריקאי

جورج چاکیریس بازیگر آمریکایی

ジョージ・チャキリス

乔治·查金思

佐治查格里斯

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Les demoiselles de RochefortDiamond head