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Finney, Albert 1936-

Overview
Works: 337 works in 1,752 publications in 15 languages and 41,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Fantasy films  Historical films  History  Legal films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Narrator, Artist, Director, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Albert Finney
Annie by Charles Strouse( Visual )

107 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavish musical production of the story about comic strip character Little Orphan Annie who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

111 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mother in desperate need of a job begins to work as a paralegal and stumbles across a toxic situation in groundwater which develops into a monumental lawsuit against a giant corporation
The Bourne ultimatum by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

43 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

38 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, M16 is attacked focing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Mallory (Ralph Fiennes), the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With M16 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes the shadows - added only by field agent, Eve (Naomie Harris) - following a trail to the mysterious Silva (Javier Bardem), whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves"--Container
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

88 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 2,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

31 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
A good year by Peter Mayle( Visual )

42 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Skinner is a ruthless, successful English investment broker with no time for life outside of his job. When his uncle dies, Max inherits the chateau and vineyard in the south of France where he grew up, but he then meets a potential rival to the inheritance, a young American who claims to be his illegitimate cousin. His first intention is to sell the vineyard as quickly as possible, but while spending time in Provence, Max "finds his soul when he loses his heart to a French beauty."
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Visual )

63 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective, aboard the Orient Express, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When murder occurs, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous trains Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

72 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Birthed by a local woman but raised by the village squire, Tom Jones grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison!
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

43 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During prohibition two gangland bosses struggle for control over a city, with one of the boss's lieutenants caught in the middle
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Tim Burton( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au XIXe siècle, dans un petit village d'Europe de l'est, Victor, un jeune homme, découvre le monde de l'au-delà après avoir épousé, sans le vouloir, le cadavre d'une mystérieuse mariée. Pendant son voyage, sa promise, Victoria l'attend désespérément dans le monde des vivants. Bien que la vie au Royaume des Morts s'avère beaucoup plus colorée et joyeuse que sa véritable existence, Victor apprend que rien au monde, pas même la mort, ne pourra briser son amour pour sa femme. (Source : www.allocine.fr 2016-01-28)
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

26 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of Christmas becomes a musical celebration of life in this rousing adaptation of Charles Dickens' beloved family classic
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

44 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
Two for the road by Stanley Donen( Visual )

29 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna is in a touring girl's choir and Mark is a struggling architect when they first meet on the road in Europe. The film follows their life together - through courtship and marriage, infidelity and parenthood - all on the road
Under the volcano by John Huston( Visual )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
Washington Square by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine, a lonely young woman, is swept off her feet by the handsome Morris Townsend. Suspicious of the young man's true intentions, her father threatens to disown her if she follows her heart and marries against his wishes
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

63 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s post-war England, the working classes faced an unappetizing choice between drudgery, degradation, and despair or the materialist blandishments of deadening suburban affluence. Arthur is the prototypical 'angry young man'--outspoken, dissatisfied with the status quo, rebelling against stifling class distinctions--insolent and self-confident, his high wages enable his disdain for following orders and his hard drinking, red-blooded weekends. He is determined to enjoy his freedom as long as he can get away with it, before being trapped by marriage into conformity, surrounded by nappies and rent books in a new housing estate
 
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Albert Fini

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Albert Finney aktor brytyjski

Albert Finney angol színész

Albert Finney attore britannico

Albert Finney Britischer Schauspieler und Produzent

Albert Finney britisk skuespiller

Albert Finney Brits acteur

Albert Finney English actor

Albertus Finney

Άλμπερτ Φίνεϊ Άγγλος ηθοποιός

Алберт Фини

Албърт Фини

Альберт Финни

Альберт Фінні

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אלברט פיני

ألبرت فيني

ألبرت فيني ممثل إنجليزي

آلبرت فینی تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

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앨버트 피니

アルバート・フィニー

亞伯特·芬尼

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