WorldCat Identities

Malden, Karl

Works: 665 works in 1,802 publications in 8 languages and 32,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Western films  War films  History  Film noir  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Karl Malden
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

91 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,777 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 Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed by and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money. He sets about discovering everything else he can about her past, and tension between Blanche and Stanley is further intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

128 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the experiences of General George S. Patton during World War II
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

112 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,942 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 Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

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

Pollyanna is an orphan who brings sunshine into the lives of everyone she meets, but her strict Aunt Polly is too concerned with appearances and local politics to appreciate her niece. It isn't until Pollyanna almost dies that Aunt Polly realizes the power of love and "finding something to be glad about."
Gypsy by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,394 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
One-eyed Jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

113 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

43 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself
How the West was won by Fu te( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,078 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 )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 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 )

53 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotton-mill owner Archie Meighan, married to nineteen-year-old "Baby Doll", looks forward to the day his wife turns twenty and will finally allow him to sleep with her. But he has competition in the form of sly business competitor Silva Vacarro, who covets both Archie's cotton mill AND his young and beautiful wife
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 636 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
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevada Smith is a rugged innocent boy born during the 1890s California gold rush to a Native American mother and white father. When he finds his parents murdered by vicious killers, he sets out to track them down
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 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
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 443 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
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cop Mark Dixon is in hot water with his bosses because of his rough style and tactics. He accidentally kills a murder suspect and tries to frame a known racketeer that he despises for the crime
Dead ringer by Lisa Scottoline( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sibling twins are caught in a web of jealousy and murder in this goosebumpy thriller
The gunfighter( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 331 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
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and German and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Oscar's greatest moments : 1971 to 1991( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary video compilation of the most memorable highlights from twenty-one years of televised Academy Award presentations
The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disney spoof of gold-rush sagas, with a Boston butler learning to fend for himself in the wild and woolly West
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How the West was won
Alternative Names
Karl Malden acteur américain

Karl Malden aktor amerykański

Karl Malden Amerikaans filmacteur

Karl Malden attore statunitense

Karl Malden US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Karl Malden yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

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

Καρλ Μάλντεν

Карл Малден

Карл Молден

Карл Молдън

Молден, Карл

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كارل مالدن ممثل أمريكي

کارل مالدن بازیگر آمریکایی

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One-eyed JacksHow the West was wonBirdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--Nevada SmithCheyenne autumn