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Greenstreet, Sydney

Overview
Works: 160 works in 365 publications in 5 languages and 12,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Radio plays  Biography  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 3,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
61 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,915 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 )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 1,204 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 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
Across the Pacific by John Huston( Visual )
5 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 299 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 249 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 209 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 )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 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
Casablanca Maltese falcon ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 158 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
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
Flamingo road ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 135 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 mask of Dimitrios ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 135 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
Old time radio shows ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Master detectives ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 124 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 102 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 99 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 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sadie McKee: story of a maid who has to choose between marrying for love or marrying for money
 
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Alternative Names
Greenstreet, Sidney.
Greenstreet, Sidney 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hughes 1879-1954
Greenstreet, Sydney Hugues
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