WorldCat Identities

Malden, Karl

Overview
Works: 614 works in 2,036 publications in 8 languages and 33,953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Western films  War films  Gangster films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  History  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karl Malden
A streetcar named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

108 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

161 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

120 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan changes the heart of an entire town due to her own optimistic outlook on life
Gypsy by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee, her rise to stardom from vaudeville and her volatile relationship with her ambitious mother
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

49 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

126 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man-- by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( Visual )

58 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archie has only one real joy in life: his child-bride Baby Doll. In a few hours he will really have her, because the one-year marriage agreement that has kept them under the same leaky roof--but never in the same bed--is about to run out. Tennessee William's first original screenplay
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kid thinks he's the best 5-card stud player in town, but The Man has never been beaten. It is therefore inevitable that they go head-on, and what a game it will be: a non-stop, stud poker duel-to-the-death to decide who will be the reigning king of the New Orleans gambling world
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

36 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevada Smith is a rugged innocent boy born in the 1890's during California's gold rush days to an Indian mother and white father. When he finds his parents have been murdered by vicious killers, he sets out to track them down. While the film is a western, and has plenty of action, it is also a powerful and revealing study of the regeneration of a man, in this case a lone gunslinger who is so blinded by this compulsion that it obscures any other motive for living. Steve McQueen's dynamic presence as Nevada Smith is memorable
The streets of San Francisco( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The acclaimed police drama follows the cases of detective Lt. Mike Stone, a 23-year veteran of the San Francisco Police Department, and his young partner, Inspector Steve Keller. The smooth handsome Keller is the perfect foil for the gruff, trenchcoat-wearing Stone. Yet what they have in common is they both have no patience for criminals!"--Container
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger( Visual )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cop Mark Dixon is already in trouble with his superiors for his brutal tactics when he accidentally kills a murder suspect. To protect himself, he decides to cover it up and pin the killing on a racketeer he hates and knows has committed many crimes like this in the past
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and German and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
On the waterfront by Marlon Brando( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlon Brando gives the performance of his career as the tough prizefighter-turned-longshoreman Terry Malloy in this raggedly emotional tale of individual failure and institutional corruption. This film charts Terry's deepening moral crisis as he must choose whether to remain loyal to the mob-connected union boss Johnny Friendly and Johnny's right-hand man, Terry's brother, Charley, as the authorities close in on them
Dead ringer by Paul Henreid( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davis plays estranged twin sisters, Edith who has no money and widow Margaret who has fabulous wealth because she married the man she stole from her sister. When Edith kills Margaret she finds it harder than expected to step into her sisters' life and maintain her masquerade
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
 
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Alternative Names
Karl Malden acteur américain

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Karl Molden

Malden, Carl 1912-2009

Sekulovič, Mladen 1912-2009

Sekulović, Mladen Đorđe 1912-2009

Sekulovich, Malden George 1912-2009

Sekulovich, Mladen

Sekulovich, Mladen 1912-2009

Sekulovich, Mladen George.

Sekulovich, Mladen George 1912-2009

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Молден, Карл

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