WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Gilbert

Overview
Works: 98 works in 290 publications in 8 languages and 8,069 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Horror films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Singer, Author, Performer, Director, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gilbert Taylor
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

26 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy about a group of military men who plan a nuclear apocalypse
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rebel Alliance, assisted by farm boy Luke Skywalker, Jedi Master Obi-wan Kenobi and smuggler Han Solo attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's greatest weapon, the Death Star
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling suspense mystery, this riveting tale of the supernatural explores the Biblical prophecy of the warning which will foretell the coming of Armageddon. The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil will begin with the birth of the son of Satan, in human form
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
Repulsion by Roman Polanski( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot in icy black and white. Carol, living in Sixties' London, is both repulsed and fascinated by men. She is unsure of how to handle their advances, which are numerous because she is beautiful. Gripped by mental illness, she eventually imprisons herself in her apartment, where she suffers from delirium - a condition which has dire effects
A hard day's night by Beatles( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and French and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the Beatles! Just one month after they exploded onto the U.S. scene with their Ed Sullivan show appearance, John, Paul, George, and Ringo began working on a project that would bring their revolutionary talent to the big screen. A hard day's night, in which the bandmates play slapstick versions of themselves ... reconceived the movie musical and exerted an incalculable influence on the music video ... "--Container
Cul-de-sac by Roman Polanski( Visual )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and French and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A withdrawn couple's isolated house is infiltrated by a rude, burly American gangster on the run. The three engage in a game of shifting identities and sexual and emotional humiliations. An evocative, claustrophobic, and morbidly funny tale of the modern world in chaos
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empires most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star
The tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and German and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis star as a decorated warrior rising in the ranks and his driven wife, scheming together to take the throne by any means
Flash Gordon by Mike Hodges( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When energy waves pull the moon out of orbit, New York Jets quarterback Flash Gordon unwittingly finds himself heading for the planet Mongo, where, with the assistance from beautiful Dale Arden, he will take on Ming the Merciless and rescue humankind
Dr Strangelove, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb Dr Folamour by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Devenu fou, le général américain Ripper décide de son propre chef d'envoyer des avions nucléaires bombarder l'U.R.S.S
Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Necktie Murderer has the London police on red alert and an innocent man is on a desperate quest to find the real sex criminal and clear his name. Alternating heart-pounding tension with distinctive Hitchcock humor, Frenzy marked the Master of Suspense's return to his native England after almost 20 years
Dr Strangelove by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Black comedy' over de koude oorlog, met Sellers in een drie-dubbele rol
Star wars, a new hope by George Lucas( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Green ice by Ernest Day( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American in Colombia and a woman seeking revenge for the death of her sister find themselves pitted against a ruthless government agent involved in a devious scheme to steal emeralds
Repulsion Répulsion by Roman Polanski( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune manucure belge, Carole, travaille et vit à Londres avec sa soeur Hélène. Carole, introvertie, éprouve des problèmes relationnels avec les hommes. Elle repousse Colin, qui la courtise et n'apprécie pas Michael, l'amant de sa soeur. Quand celle-ci part avec Michael, Carole sombre progressivement dans la névrose. Recluse, elle bascule dans la schizophrénie, devient hantée par des bruits et finit par commettre l'irréparable
Dr. Seltsam Oder: wie ich lernte, die Bombe zu lieben( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein geisteskranker amerikanischer General, Jack D. Ripper (Sterling Hayden), fühlt sich durch die kommunistische Weltverschwörung mehr und mehr bedroht. Eines Tages dreht er völlig durch. Er setzt die amerikanische Atombombenflotte Richtung Sowjetunion in Marsch. Weil der General das Geheimnis des Rückruf-Codes schliesslich mit ins Grab nimmt, ist der amerikanische Präsident Muffley (Peter Sellers) gezwungen, dem Sowjetpremier am Roten Telefon alle Einzelheiten über die anschwebenden Todesbomber zu verraten. Die rote Abwehr kann alle Bomber abschiessen - bis auf einen!
Callejón sin salida( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un gángster herido y su socio moribundo se refugian en un castillo al lado de la playa, donde viven un inglés pusilánime y su esposa ninfómana (Cul-de-sac)
Il dottor Stranamore, ovvero, Come imparai a non preoccuparmi e ad amare la bomba( Visual )

2 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il generale Ripper, convinto che esista un complotto comunista per conquistare il mondo libero, ordina un attacco di bombardieri atomici B52 sull'Unione Sovietica. Il Presidente degli Stati Uniti cerca di rimediare coinvolgendo anche l'ambasciatore sovietico, ma sarà tutto inutile: un aereo non obbedirà all'ordine di rientrare e, a cavalcioni di una bomba il pilota T.J. King Kong scenderà sulsuo obiettivo. (Mereghetti)
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Alternative Names
Gilbert Taylor britischer Kameramann

Gilbert Taylor direttore della fotografia e fotografo britannico

Taylor, Gil.

Taylor Gil 1914-....

Taylor, Gil 1914-2013

Гілбэрт Тэйлар

Тейлор, Гилберт

گیلبرت تیلور

길버트 테일러

ギルバート・テイラー

吉爾伯特泰勒

Languages
English (127)

German (14)

French (9)

Spanish (6)

Italian (4)

Polish (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
MacbethFrenzy