WorldCat Identities

Niven, David 1910-1983

Works: 566 works in 1,922 publications in 12 languages and 36,167 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  Action and adventure films  Records and correspondence  War films  Film and video adaptations  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Visual )

60 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortured love affair ends between Heathcliff and Cathy when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar. Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

58 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

37 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
The pink panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

45 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Clouseau pursues a jewel thief, who, in turn, is romantically pursuing Clouseau's wife
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

27 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Go slowly, come back quickly by David Niven( Book )

34 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story chronicling the escapades of Stani Skolimowski--a young man who becomes a football star, RAF pilot, stunt man, photographer, and lover in wartime Britain
Casino Royale by John Huston( Visual )

51 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir James Bond is persuaded to rejoin Her Majesty's secret service and head an operation to smash SMERSH
Please don't eat the daisies by Charles Walters( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of New York's top drama critics pans a good friend's show and its leading lady's performance, war is declared by both. The reviewer, his wife, four bratty kids, and their English sheepdog move to the country, but it does not solve the reviewer's problems
Candleshoe( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
Prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman on holiday in Ruritania finds himself helping to defeat a rebel plot by impersonating the kidnapped king at his coronation. The fourth of numerous screen adaptions of Hope's schoolboy adventure novel is directed decisively by Cromwell with obvious affection for the original story
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Beauregard Hotel, all the eccentric guests feel lonely. In one emotional evening, four of them will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
Trail of the Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and French and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World famous detective, Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is missing and so is the Pink Panther diamond
That's dancing!( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Baryshnikov to break dancing, from Fred and Ginger to Shirley and Bojangles, from movement depicted on Grecian urns to the kaleidoscopic pizzazz of Busby Berkely spectaculars
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

18 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events that instigated British involvement in the Crimean War are vividly painted against the rugged canvas of battle-scarred India. An army officer deliberately starts the Balaclava charge to even an old score with Surat Khan, who's on the other side
Blake Edwards' The Pink Panther film collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The bumbling, hilarious Inspector Clouseau is back on the case in this collectable giftset boasting five classic comedies, a bonus DVD and the incomparable comic genius of Peter Sellers!"
The Sea wolves the last charge of the Calcutta Light Horse( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March of 1943, a group of Boer War veterans is recruited by British intelligence to destroy a Nazi spy ship in the harbor of Goa, India
No deposit no return( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two safecrackers assist a brother and sister in faking their own kidnapping. The brother and sister's grandfather is forced to pay for their return
The dawn patrol( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1915 France, Major Brand commands the 39th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps. The young airmen go up in bullet-riddled crates and the casualty rate is appalling, but Brand can't make the officers at headquarters see reason
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
David Niven acteur britannique

David Niven aktor brytyjski

David Niven attore britannico

David Niven britischer Schauspieler

David Niven Brits filmacteur

David Niven britsk herec

Deivids Naivens

Dejvid Niven

Niven, David

Niven, James David Graham

Niven James David Graham 1910-1983

Nivens, David 1910-1983

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Дейвид Нивън

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Нивен, Дэвид

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Around the world in 80 daysThe pink pantherThe bishop's wifeGo slowly, come back quicklyCandleshoeDodsworthTrail of the Pink PantherThe Sea wolves the last charge of the Calcutta Light Horse