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Malden, Karl

Overview
Works: 599 works in 1,662 publications in 7 languages and 31,577 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Western films  History  War films  Film noir  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Director, Interviewee
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 )

77 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,767 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. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

137 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,233 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 )

87 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and French and held by 4,045 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
Gypsy by Jule Styne( Visual )

24 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 1,389 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 )

34 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,264 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 )

109 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
Birdman of Alcatraz the story of a real and living man-- by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,008 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
How the West was won by John Ford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( Visual )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 840 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
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan girl transforms her Aunt Polly's unhappy town with her high spirits and positive attitude
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( Visual )

12 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and German and held by 621 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 )

43 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 548 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
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 535 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 433 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
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 431 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 Paul Henreid( Visual )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sibling twins are caught in a web of jealousy and murder in this goosebumpy thriller
Oscar's greatest moments 1971 to 1991( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary video compilation of the most memorable highlights from twenty-one years of televised Academy Award presentations
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 314 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
Fear strikes out( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 275 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
 
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How the West was won
Alternative Names
Karl Malden acteur amricain

Karl Malden aktor amerykański

Karl Malden Amerikaans filmacteur

Karl Malden attore statunitense

Karl Malden US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Karl Malden yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

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

קארל מולדן

کارل مالدن بازیگر آمریکایی

კარლ მოლდენი

칼 말덴

カール・マルデン

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One-eyed jacksBirdman of Alcatraz the story of a real and living man--How the West was wonNevada SmithCheyenne autumnContemporary authors, a bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields