WorldCat Identities

Miles, Sylvia 1932-

Overview
Works: 95 works in 247 publications in 5 languages and 5,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Buddy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sylvia Miles
Midnight cowboy by john schlesinger ( '69 ) movie( Visual )

34 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune as a male prostitute. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the edges of society, the two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that help them survive
Crossing Delancey by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single, independent woman is caught in a romantic quandary when her grandmother hires a Jewish matchmaker to find her a husband
Wall Street by Oliver Stone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious young Wall Street broker's quest for new clients leads him to a financial wizard with a genius for making money. The broker is lured into the illegal but lucrative world of corporate espionage and insider trading, but with overnight riches and power within his grasp, he finds the price may be too high
Agatha Christie's Evil under the sun( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot is called in to investigate
Farewell, my lovely by Dick Richards( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by an ex-con to find the ex-con's missing sweetheart. In the course of Marlowe's search he is beaten unconscious and wakes up next to a corpse. So Marlowe's tasks are multiplying - find the girl, clear himself of the murder and discover the link between the two
Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot is called in to investigate
Midnight cowboy( Visual )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the British New Wave's most versatile directors, John Schlesinger came to New York in the late 1960s to make Midnight Cowboy, a picaresque story of friendship that captured a city in crisis and sparked a new era of Hollywood movies. Jon Voight delivers a career-making performance as Joe Buck, a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy city women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum leg and a quixotic fantasy of escaping to Florida, played by Dustin Hoffman in a radical departure from his breakthrough in The Graduate. A critical and commercial success despite controversy over what the MPAA termed its 'homosexual frame of reference,' Midnight Cowboy became the first X-rated film to receive the best picture Oscar, and decades on, its influence still reverberates through cinema"--Container
Heat by Paul Morrissey( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fading, practically unknown star and a one-time child actor who lives in a sunbaked motel connect in this high comedy/low tragedy film
The Sentinel by Michael Winner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a beautiful model, Alison Parker, rents an apartment in a gloomy New York brownstone, little does she realize the unspeakable horrors that await her behind its mysterious doors. Based on Jeffrey Konvitz's best-selling novel, this contemporary gothic chiller features jump-out-of-your-seat special effects and an incredible assemblage of stars
The funhouse( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenage couples find themselves trapped in the maze of a carnival funhouse where they are stalked by monsters
She-devil by Meryl Streep( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Patchett is a wife and a mother who tries to please her husband Bob. When he has an affair with Mary Fisher, a romance novelist, Ruth wants revenge
20 movie star films : star studded and celebrity packed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laser mission: A renegade government agent is given a seemingly impossible mission: uncover and destroy a Soviet laser weapons operation and rescue a kidnapped scientist
Critical condition by Michael Apted( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man framed for jewel smuggling, cops an insanity plea and is sent to a mental hospital where he ends up running the place
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrilling adventures of Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue as they coast from town to town in style, driving their Corvette convertible along the often treacherous trail of the iconic Route 66, finding romance and trouble all along the way
Shadow over Beauclaire by Sylva Miles( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great scout & cathouse Thursday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three gold prospectors strike it rich, but one of them runs off with the money
Fairy-tale family classics : Hansel and Gretel ; Sleeping beauty ; Rumpelstiltskin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleeping beauty: When the unsuspecting queen angers an evil fairy, Princess Rosebud is put under a spell. The only way to rescue her is for a handsome prince bold enough to brave the fairy's wrath to find her and break the spell with a kiss
4 movie marathon : cult horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sssssss: A respected scientist conceals his frightening desire to transmute a man into a king cobra
Shalimar by Alan Hovhaness( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Locksley, the greatest jewel thief, learns he is dying and decides that his most prized possession, the Shalimar Ruby, should be passed on to a worthy successor. Locksley holds a deadly contest at his island estate for the best jewel thieves
The Sleeping beauty by Piotr Ilich ( Chaikovskiï( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic tale of a beautiful princess whose mother has unwittingly offended an evil fairy. The poor princess falls into an enchanted sleep because of the fairy's spell, and must wait for a handsome prince to rescue her
 
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Lee, Sylvia Reuben.

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Майлз, Сильвия

סילביה מיילס

סילביה מיילס שחקנית אמריקאית

سلویا مایلز

سيلفيا مايلز

سیلویا مایلز

سیلویا میلز بازیگر آمریکایی

シルヴィア・マイルズ

希薇亞·邁爾士

西爾維婭·邁爾斯

Languages
English (150)

German (3)

French (1)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)