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Rennie, Michael

Works: 252 works in 647 publications in 9 languages and 11,644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Film remakes  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Arranger, Costume designer, Conductor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Michael Rennie
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

134 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramifications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her young stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed
Les Misérables( Visual )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to "The Robe," continues the story of Demetrius, the Greek slave, who is sentenced to train as a gladiator. His Christian faith is put to the test
The Devil's Brigade by William Holden( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misfit American GIs join efficient Canadian troops for commando tactics against the Nazis in Italy during World War II
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four different love affairs simultaneously wreak havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of a tropical paradise. A wealthy plantation owner plots murder when he suspects his wife of having an adulterous relationship. At the same time, his sister-in-law is drawn to his enemy, a dedicated black labor leader, and a governor's aide is torn over his scandalous affair with a native woman
The day the earth stood still( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this influencial sci-fi classic produced in the early 50s, a spaceship lands in Washington, D.C. capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him ... and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Third man on the mountain : conquering the past would be the climb of his life( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a deceased climber that died on a Swiss Alps mountain peak, wants to visit the place of his father's death. He follows a 19th-century British climber to the peak
5 fingers by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Turkey, the valet of the British ambassador offers the German ambassador priceless documents about the Allies for fantastic fees. But the British soon suspect the leaks and dispatch an investigator to learn the spy's identity. Based on the memoirs of a German agent
Demetrius and the gladiators( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to The robe set in Rome after the death of Christ. The mad emperor Caligula is obsessed with obtaining the robe of Christ which has been entrusted to Demetrius, a devout Christian who turns his back on God, enters the arena and becomes the most famous gladiator in Rome
Dangerous crossing( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Bowman is a new bride glowing with delight as she and her charming new husband, John, set sail on the SS Monrovia for a transatlantic honeymoon. But when John inexplicably vanishes, Ruth discovers that no one on the ship has any record of his existence. As she slips into hysteria, Ruth has to prove that her marriage and John's existence is not just her own delusion. The ship's physician, Dr. Paul Manning, might be the only person on board who can save Ruth from a terrifying predicament
The black rose by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Saxon youth is run out of England during the Crusades, and goes with his loyal retainer to adventures in China where they become intrigued in the court of Kubla Khan
Phone call from a stranger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four strangers board a plane and become fast friends. A catastrophic plane crash puts an end to the sufferings of three ill-fated passengers, Binky Gay, Dr. Fortness, and Eddie Hoke. For the fourth, Trask, a lawyer, it gives him a second chance, even though he believes his wife no longer loves him. Airline officials prepare to inform the loved ones of those killed, but Trask asks to be allowed to carry the news to the families of his friends himself. While visiting the bedridden widow Marie Hoke, Trask tells her about his marital problems and Marie guides the survivor on a journey to understanding
Soldier of fortune by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expatriated American, undisputed ruler of Hong Kong's waterfront, a man with a checkered past and a shady present, helps a woman in the search for her photo-journalist husband who has recently disappeared in China
The letter by William Wyler( Visual )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama, by director William Wyler, features Siobhan McKenna, Michael Rennie, John Mills, and Anna May Wong
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English zoology professor George Edward Challenger discovers a "lost world" of Jurassic reptiles isolated within the thick, unexplored Amazon. To prove their existence, he organizes a group expedition with playboy Lord Roxton, American socialites Jennifer Holmes, her brother David Holmes, news writer and photographer Ed Malone and Challenger's colleague and rival Professor Walter Summerlee. Local pilot Gomez and travel guide Costa lead the pack on an awesome havoc-wreaking adventure where dinosaurs from long ago still roam free
The wicked lady by Leslie Arliss( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine becomes entangled
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Sailor of the king( Visual )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Naval officer who grows up never knowing his father, is commended for his heroic efforts during a battle against the Germans, and is decorated by his own father
Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestled amongst the pines above the shores of Lake Tahoe is the Ponderosa, the thousand-square mile home of Ben Cartwright and his sons, Adam, Hoss and Little Joe. The sixth season's adventures continue with tense situations, amusing predicaments, and heartwarming moments
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The robe
Les Misérables5 fingers
Alternative Names
Michael Rennie acteur britannique

Michael Rennie attore inglese

Michael Rennie britischer Schauspieler

Michael Rennie britisk skodespelar

Michael Rennie britisk skuespiller

Michael Rennie Brits acteur (1909-1971)

Michael Rennie brittisk skådespelare

Rennie, Eric Alexander

Rennie, Eric Alexander 1909-1971

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