WorldCat Identities

Greenstreet, Sydney

Overview
Works: 153 works in 342 publications in 4 languages and 12,127 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Radio plays  Biography  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about  Sydney Greenstreet Publications about Sydney Greenstreet
Publications by  Sydney Greenstreet Publications by Sydney Greenstreet
posthumous Publications by Sydney Greenstreet, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sydney Greenstreet
The Maltese falcon by John Huston ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
Christmas in Connecticut by Lioner Houser ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous food writer lies about living on a farm, raising her children and being a good cook. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't boil an egg. When her editor says she will spend Christmas with a heroic sailor, her job is on the line
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Across the Pacific by John Huston ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rick Leland, a tough, cynical Army officer, is given a bogus dishonorable discharge and sent undercover to hook up with Japanese sympathizers on the eve of Pearl Harbor
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shop around the corner: Two bickering employees at a gift shop don't realize that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal
Passage to Marseille by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogart plays Jean Matrac, a World War II French patriot who escapes Devil's Island, survives a freighter voyage and becomes a gunner in the Free French Air Corps
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 2: Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice decides to murder his wife for her money and because she had an affair the year before. He blackmails an old college associate to strangle her, but when he dials a Mayfair exchange to set the plot in motion, his right number gets the wrong answer. The postman always rings twice: Illicit lovers botch their first attempt to bump off her husband. They finally pull it off and end up betraying each other at trial. Amorous attractions never proved so fatal
Casablanca Maltese falcon ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the "Hollywood playhouse" series of radio plays adapted from popular films of the day with members of the original casts reprising their film roles in front of a studio audience
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Miniver (1942, b&w, 133 min.): One of Hollywood's most memorable spirit-lifters about an idealized England confronting the terror of World War II
Flamingo road ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A determined carnival dancer, an aspiring politician and a malevolent manipulator of public figures form the basis of this drama
The Hucksters by Jack Conway ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cynical look at the advertising business in New York City, The Hucksters is about a fast-talking young man, intent on making it big in a high-powered agency
Old time radio shows ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mask of Dimitrios ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mystery writer becomes intrigued by stories of Dimitrios Makropoulos, a notorious criminal who has committed blackmail, thievery, murder and high treason, and whose dead body has been found washed up ashore. Interested in chronicling the criminal's exploits, the writer decides to follow Dimitrios' career around Europe, and is aided by a mysterious man with his own motives
Master detectives ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 radio broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio
The adventures of Nero Wolfe by Rex Stout ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Spirits presents an eighteen-episode collection of broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio. Here, listeners will be delighted by the exploits of Rex Stout's detective genius, Nero Wolfe
Ruthless by Edgar G Ulmer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multi-millionaire Horace Woodruff Vendig shows himself to the world as an ambitious philanthropist, but that's far from the case. Even as a young man he starts to exhibit an obsessive and selfish urge to make more and more money, loving and leaving women at will to further this end
Conflict by Curtis Bernhardt ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a man murders his wife because his affections have turned to her younger sister, it appears he has executed the perfect crime until a minor slip-up arouses the suspicions of a family friend who is a psychiatrist
The new adventures of Nero Wolfe the case of the midnight ride and other tales ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Spirits presents a 4-hr., 8-episode collection of broadcasts from the Golden Age of Radio. Featured here is Rex Stout's beloved detective, Nero Wolfe, portrayed by Sydney Greenstreet
Joan Crawford collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist
 
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Alternative Names
Greenstreet, Sidney
Greenstreet, Sidney 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hughes 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hugues
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