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Perkins, Anthony 1932-1992

Overview
Works: 436 works in 1,402 publications in 10 languages and 20,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Sports films  Horror films  Science fiction films  Romance films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Artist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anthony Perkins
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

170 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,007 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 )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,568 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 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the devastating effects of nuclear war. The entire Northern Hemisphere has been destroyed, and the story turns to survivors of the atomic disaster in Melbourne, Australia. Realizing their annihilation is inevitable, the Australians prepare for their tragic demise
The Trial by Orson Welles( Visual )

97 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,199 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 )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's alimony high payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. 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 called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Birdwell es el patriarca de una familia de quáqueros, una secta cristiana que se niega a participar en las guerras. Su hijo Josh desea adherirse al pacifismo familiar, pero temiendo ser tomado por un cobarde si no se alista en el servicio militar, se une a la Guardia de la localidad, lo que provoca el disgusto de su madre Eliza
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook( Visual )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 682 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 494 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 445 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
Mahogany( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 399 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
Les misérables by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 396 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
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psycho IV: When Norman Bates is drawn to a late night radio show where he shares his views on the topic of matricide--he relives his trials as a young boy living with his widowed schizophrenic mother. These haunting memories threaten to rekindle his killing urge
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 358 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
Victor Hugo's Les miserables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 335 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 by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eben, a farmer's son, awaits the day he will inherit the land from his tyrannical, widowed father. When Eben's father takes a new wife and announces he will leave the farm to her, passions erupt
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 327 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 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taciturn 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
The Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 299 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 273 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
Evening primrose( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to cope with the pressures of the outside world, a poet hides inside a locked department store. But as night falls, he discovers a group of hermits who've been living there for years. Among them is Ella, a frightened girl who desperately wants to leave
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Les misérables
Alternative Names
Anthony Perkins aktor amerykański

Anthony Perkins Amerikaans filmacteur

Anthony Perkins attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Anthony Perkins cinaste amricain

Anthony Perkins US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Antonius Perkins

Entoni Perkins

Entonijs Pērkinss

Perkins, Anthony

Perkins, Tony 1932-1992

Tony Perkins

Άντονι Πέρκινς

Антъни Пъркинс

Ентоні Перкінс

Перкинс, Энтони

Էնթոնի Պերկինս

אנתוני פרקינס

آنتونی پرکینز بازیگر، خواننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ენტონი პერკინსი

앤서니 퍼킨스

アンソニー・パーキンス

安東尼柏堅斯

安東尼柏金斯

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On the beachThe TrialAlfred Hitchcock's PsychoThe black holeLes misérablesPsycho IIThe tin star