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Baker, Stanley Sir 1928-1976

Overview
Works: 118 works in 533 publications in 7 languages and 6,727 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Western films  War films  Western television programs  Biographical films  Epic films  History 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stanley Baker
 
Most widely held works by Stanley Baker
Zulu by Cy Endfield( Visual )

118 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission: to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress in Greece and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor among them, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodenhaft zeigt dieses Schlachtenepos die Feldzüge Alexander des Großen - dargestellt von Richard Burton - gegen Ägypten, Palästina und Persien. Aus machtpolitischem Interesse verzichtet der Eroberer sogar auf seine große Liebe und heiratet die persische Prinzessin Roxane. [arte]
Helen of Troy by John Twist( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad's story of the Trojan War, told from the Trojans' viewpoint. This epic film from 1956 was directed by Robert Wise
Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue remembered hills: Two years before the end of WWII, seven children play in the woods until a prank turns deadly
Eva by Joseph Losey( Visual )

33 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welsh writer Tyvian Jones (Stanley Baker) seems to have it all, style, an international best-seller, an apartment in Rome, a gorgeous fiancée, but he remains bitter. He meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve
Accident by Joseph Losey( Visual )

39 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely Oxford don is frustrated in his attempt to secure the affection of an amoral female student
The cruel sea by Charles Frend( Visual )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the battle of the Atlantic, a story of an ocean, two ships and a handful of men. The men are the heroes. The heroines are the ships. The only villan is the sea -- the cruel sea -- that man has made even more cruel
Zorro by Johnston McCulley( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta
Sands of the Kalahari( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded in the African wilderness by a plane crash, a disparate group of passengers' worst enemy isn't weather or wild animals but a fellow traveler
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in English and German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of the legend of Camelot. Return to a time of sweet romance when knighthood was in flower. The newly crowned King of England, Arthur Pendragon, dedicates his reign and the fellowship of the Knights of the Round Table to the ideals of peace, justice and chivalry. The noble knight, Sir Lancelot, and Arthur's Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for one another and their loyalty to Arthur
Sodom & Gomorrah by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the Old Testament story of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
Criminal by Joseph Losey( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Bannion has spent the last three years in prison devising the biggest robbery of his career. Out of prison, he puts his plans into action. He buries the money in a field, but Bannion is arrested before he has a chance to reveal its whereabouts to his gang. While in jail, he must survive an ordeal of brutality and betrayal at the hands of his fellow convicts and former accomplices
The Lone Ranger by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro: Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta Legend of the Lone Ranger: A feature length film about how the Lone Ranger and Tonto got their start bringing justice to the badlands
A lizard in a woman's skin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol is a respected politician's daughter who experiences a series of vivid, psychedelic nightmares drenched in depraved sex orgies and LSD. Within the confines of her delirious dream state, Carol commits a sickeningly graphic murder and awakens to a real life criminal investigation into the murder of her neighbor -- and all the clues point to her! Did she really do it or is she being framed? Where do her dark dreams end and repulsive reality begin?
Campbell's kingdom by Ralph Thomas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Campbell is a young Englishman who believes himself incurably ill. He travels to Canada to take over the land he has inherited, and intends to take up the dream of discovering oil before the valley is flooded
Hell is a city by Val Guest( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough cop faces the challenge of bringing an old adversary back to jail. The criminal knows he'll hang if he's caught, and will stop at nothing to avoid the long arm of the law
Innocent bystanders( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Craig, a James Bond like British secret agent who's given one last chance to redeem himself after a failed mission. Loomis, the head of the organizations no longer trusts Craig, so he sends two younger and more ruthless agents to intercept the Russian scientist Craig has been sent to locate. Accompanied by Israeli spy Miriam Loman, Craig must decide if the scientist is to be rescued or eliminated
La ragazza con la pistola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sicilian woman, dishonored by her lover, goes to London intending to kill him, and finds a new life for herself
 
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Baker, William Stanley.

Stanley Baker acteur britannique

Stanley Baker angol színész, filmproducer

Stanley Baker attore cinematografico gallese

Stanley Baker britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler und Filmproduzent

Stanley Baker Brits acteur (1928-1976)

Stanley Baker Welsh actor and film producer

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