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Priggen, Norman

Works: 10 works in 85 publications in 5 languages and 752 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  History  War films  Historical films  Romance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anthology films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Norman Priggen
The servant by Joseph Losey( Visual )

31 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all."--Container
King and Country by Joseph Losey( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
Accident by Joseph Losey( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely Oxford don is frustrated in his attempt to secure the affection of an amoral female student
The Go-between by Joseph Losey( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Go Between: "The Go-between links the present and the past taking an ageing bachelor back to the long hot summer when he was twelve and lost his boyish heart to a beautiful headstrong young woman who used his adoration to suit her own purposes" ; Mr. Klein: "Set in France in 1942 at the beginning of the Nazi occupation, Mr. Klein tells of one man's search for another who has stolen his identity. Robert Klein (Alain Delon) is a well to do French Catholic art dealer; he is charming, cultivated and ruthless. One day he learns of another Mr. Klein, a jew who is using his identity to cover anti-Nazi resistance activities. As Klein becomes obsessed with the search for his imposter, he meets an elegant society lady (Jeanne Moreau) who is somehow involved with the Jewish Klein. Eventually, Klein's search becomes a trap into which he falls."--Container
The Assassination of Trotsky by Joseph Losey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 20 August 1940, the exiled Bolshevik leader was assassinated with an ice-pick by Ramon Mercader, who was undoubtedly working on behalf of Stalin and his secret police. Why was it still necessary for Stalin to assassinate him A BBC Production
Boom : America -- The story of us by Joseph Losey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Film version of playwright Tennessee Williams' "The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore" involves very wealthy Flora 'Sissy' Goforth, supposedly dying, and living in a large mansion on a secluded island with her servants and nurses; into her life comes a mysterious man, Angelo Del Morte and "the Witch of Capri." The mysterious man may or may not be "The Angel of Death"."
Tales that witness madness( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist attempts to justify his strange theories to a colleague while treating four patients in a mental asylum. Similar in style to Tales from the Crypt and Creepshow, this anthology features four short vignettes telling each patient's tale of madness
The Accident, and The Family Way( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accident: The boy, the girl and the accident are catalysts for the study of hostility and suspicion in the lives of two Oxford dons. A civilised veneer barely conceals the darkness and pain just beneath the surface of grey sandstone confinement at Oxford and lazy summer afternoons in the country
Cérémonie secrète by Joseph Losey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léonora, une prostituée, se rend sur la tombe de sa fille. Elle est suivie par une étrange jeune fille, Cenci, qui lentraîne dans sa somptueuse demeure et lui affirme quelle est sa mère Margaret, supposée morte. Léonora se laisse prendre au jeuOeuvre sur la mort, la culpabilité et la frustration sexuelle
Servant (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A socio-psychological drama in which a servant, Barratt, is hired by an upper-class, self-centred young man, who has moved into a new house at Chelsea where he plans to live with his fiancee after their marriage. Gradually the relationship of servant and master changes as the latter finds himself slowly falling under Barratt's control
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Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.25 for Boom : Ame ... to 0.98 for Servant (M ...)

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