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Perkins, Anthony 1932-1992

Overview
Works: 426 works in 1,349 publications in 10 languages and 20,561 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  Legal drama  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Artist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Anthony Perkins
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
163 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II
On the beach by Nevil Shute ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise
The Trial by Orson Welles ( Visual )
92 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the experiences of a young man who is mysteriously arrested by agents of the police for an unspecific crime and is prepared for questioning and trial
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Robert Bloch ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into the Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother. Features one of the most iconic scenes in film history, the infamous "Shower scene."
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists are all aboard an Earth discovery vessel on a fruitless search for life in space when they encounter a lost spaceship perched on the event horizon of the universe's most powerful phenomenon, a black hole
Is Paris burning? by René Clément ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 488 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
The life and times of Judge Roy Bean by Paul Newman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Bean is a self-made man and saloon-keeper who proclaims himself the law west of the Pecos River, and becomes known as the "Hanging Judge," though he wasn't a judge at all. He writes admiring letters to actress Lily Langtry and makes his own kind of frontier justice in Texas
Psycho II by Richard Franklin ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the asylum after 22 years, murderer Norman Bates comes home and again hears Mother
Mahogany ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life
Victor Hugo's Les miserables ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life
The tin star by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tacitum marshal-turned-bounty hunter Morg Hickman rides into a small town where new sheriff Ben Owens is the sole representative of the law. Sensing that the boy could use some seasoning, Hickman makes it his mission to teach the sheriff how to protect himself against the criminal element. The older Hickman and the younger Owens find they are kindred spirits in their dedication. Using the lessons learned, Owens proves his worth by taking on the town hothead
Victor Hugo's Les Miserables by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hugo's story of escaped convict Jean Valjean, who is aided by a good bishop and pursued relentlessly by the fanatical Inspector Javert, expresses the author's humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
The Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dolly Levi is a crafty turn-of-the-century marriage broker who's determined to land a wealthy client--for herself!
Fear strikes out ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness. Based on the true story
Pretty poison by Noel Black ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mentally unstable man takes a break from arson to pursue a young girl with a big attitude. Their developing relationship becomes a lethal combination as she uses his devotion and his bragging about being a secret agent for her own evil ends
 
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Perkins, Anthony
Perkins, Tony
Perkins, Tony 1932-1992
Tony Perkins
Languages
English (436)
German (32)
Italian (4)
French (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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