WorldCat Identities

Wallach, Eli 1915-2014

Overview
Works: 760 works in 1,700 publications in 6 languages and 43,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Western films  Film adaptations  History  Documentary television programs  Crime films  Historical television programs  Biography  Spaghetti Westerns 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Author, Interviewee, Costume designer, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Recipient, Host, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eli Wallach
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( Visual )

121 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Southwest during the American Civil War, three men seek a stolen gold shipment. With greed as their sole motivation, they overcome anything that gets in their way--including each other
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

130 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The citizens of a small Mexican farming village hire seven gun fighters to defend them from a ruthless and exploitative group of bandits led by Calvera. As Calvera's next raid approaches, the peasants and the gun fighters work together to prepare to defend the village
The war by Ken Burns( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six years in the making this epic 14 hour film focuses on the stories of citizens from four geogaphically distributed American towns which could represent any town in the United States that went through the war's four devestating years
Mario Puzo's The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two decades have passed and crime kingpin Michael Corleone has nearly succeeded in keeping his promise that his family would one day be legit. A philanthropist devoted to public service, Michael is to receive a special award from the Pope for his good works. Determined to buy redemption, Michael and his lawyer B.J. are working on a complicated but legal deal to bail the Vatican out of looming financial troubles. However, trouble looms in the form of mob underling Joey Zaza, who is muscling into the Corleone turf. "The Commission" of Mafia families, represented by patriarch Altobello doesn't want to let Corleone out of the Mafia. Not to mention Vincent Mancini, the illegitimate and equally temperamental son of Michael's long-dead brother Sonny. Vincent desperately wants into the family, and at the urging of Connie, Michael welcomes the young man and allows him to adopt the Corleone name. However, a flirtatious attraction between Vincent and Michael's naïve daughter Mary develops, and threatens to become a full-fledged romance and undo the godfather's future plans
The holiday by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda lives in Los Angeles and is a movie trailer editor. Iris lives in Surrey, England and is a journalist. The two live five thousand miles apart and have never met, but are dealing with the same problem: men. Amanda just broke up with her cheating boyfriend. Iris has pined for her ex. They both come upon a website that advocates home exchange and the two swap houses for two weeks at Christmas - both with a goal to forget their troubled love lives. Love ends up finding them anyways. Amanda starts a romance with Iris' older brother, Graham, a book editor and Iris starts a romance with a friend of Amanda's, movie composer Miles. With new found romance, both their lives change forever
Wall Street : money never sleeps by Oliver Stone( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiancé, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor as the most prominent members of the most important family in history. Through their stories, PBS chronicles the history they helped to shape, from the Square Deal to the New Deal, San Juan Hill to the Western Front, to the founding of the United Nations
Horatio's drive : America's first road trip by Ken Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to become the first person to drive an automobile across the continent -- a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific -- Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horeseless carriage", in less than 3 months
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This saga follows a family's move west through generations
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Godfather part III: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don Michael Corleone seeks to vow for his sins while taking a young protégé under his wing
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

22 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and Swedish and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather-beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
Keeping the faith by Edward Norton( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, long-time best friends, reunite with the tomboy who was the best friend of both; but all of them have changed-- greatly
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( Visual )

44 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotton-mill owner Archie Meighan, married to nineteen-year-old "Baby Doll", looks forward to the day his wife turns twenty and will finally allow him to sleep with her. But he has competition in the form of sly business competitor Silva Vacarro, who covets both Archie's cotton mill and his young and beautiful wife
How to steal a million by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captivating tongue-in-cheek crime caper. The daughter of a wealthy Frenchman who creates counterfeit art learns her father is in danger of being exposed as a crook. She decides to steal the family's forged Cellini sculpture from a museum before experts can examine it and enlists a society burglar to help her
New York, I love you by Fatih Akin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different love stories
The moon-spinners by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek isle of Crete is the setting for the final sale of a fortune in stolen emeralds by a ruthless, desperate thief. However, two youthful sleuths, an English girl on holiday with her aunt and a young man wrongly accused of the crime, set out to expose the criminal, and are drawn into a death-defying adventure
Ansel Adams : a documentary film( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few American artists have reached a wider audience or enjoyed more widespread popularity in their own lifetime than Ansel Adams. Ansel Adams had a profound impact on how Americans see the majesty or their continent and helped transform how people think and feel about the meaning of the natural world. A visionary photographer, a pioneer in photographic technique and a crusader for the environment, this portrait of Adams portrays the great artist and ardent environmentalist
Insomnia by Stephen King( Recording )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Roberts can't sleep. A recent widower, dismayed at life, he cannot seem to close his eyes and rest. After a number of sleepless nights, he begins seeing things that are imperceptible to most people. He can see auras of light surrounding individuals which shift and change depending on their well-being, and terminate in a long balloon-like string. Most creepily, he can sometimes see three little bald men dressed like surgeons going around and cutting off these strings
Typists( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murray Schisgal's one-act play is a perfect vehicle for the husband-wife team of Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson. The award-winner stars Wallach as a married man recently hired to type at a print shop who is supervised by spinster Jackson. Family tensions, lost dreams and the possibility of seduction play roles in the characters' interaction
 
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Alternative Names
Eli Vallax

Eli Wallach acteur américain

Eli Wallach Amerikaans acteur

Eli Wallach amerykański aktor i producent filmowy

Eli Wallach attore statunitense

Eli Wallach US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Herschel Wallach, Eli 1915-2014

Īlaijs Volahs

Wallach, Eli Herschel 1915–2014

Wallach, Ely 1915–2014

Ίλαϊ Γουάλακ ελι γουαλλτς

Елай Воллак

Илай Уолак

Илай Уоллак американский актёр

Илај Волак

Էլի Ուոլլակ

אלי וולך

إيلاي والاك

ایلای والاک بازیگر آمریکایی

ილაი უოლაკი

일라이 월러크

イーライ・ウォラック

伊萊·沃勒克

Languages
English (435)

German (28)

Italian (18)

Spanish (17)

French (13)

Swedish (1)

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Mario Puzo's The godfatherThe holidayHow the West was wonThe Godfather DVD collectionInsomnia