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Korda, Alexander Sir 1893-1956

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Most widely held works by Alexander Korda
The third man by Carol Reed( Visual )

115 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pulp fiction writer arrives in post-WWII Vienna at the invitation of a friend who has offered him a job. Once there, he discovers that a shortage of supplies has led to a flourishing black market and his friend has recently died in a mysterious traffic accident. As he begins to unravel the story behind his friend's death, he finds himself entangled in the black market, the police, and his friend's Czech girlfriend. Includes commentary, interviews, collectible booklet, and more
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stares beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be ..."--Container
The jungle book by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

82 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli, a teenage boy raised by wolves in the wild, must fight evil in the jungle as well as greed in the hearts of men
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

59 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
The private life of Henry VIII by Alexander Korda( Visual )

128 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexander Korda's first major international success is a raucous, entertaining, even poignant glimpse into the bedrooms of the infamous king and his six wives."--Container
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Harold Young( Visual )

54 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scarlet Pimpernel is set in late eighteenth century France during the darkest days of the French revolution. An Engllishman, called the Scarlet Pimpernel, and his followers adopt secret identities and outwit the French Republicans while saving the aristocrats from the bloodshed of the Reign of Terror
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

63 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
Rembrandt by Alexander Korda( Visual )

70 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning with Rembrandt in his prime, the film tracks his quiet descent into loneliness and isolated self-expression following the death of his wife." -- Container
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian fantasy by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal palace, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
Anna Karénina by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

39 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Karenina is the young wife of Alexis Karenin, a Russian diplomat. She is on a mission of mercy to help her brother patch things up with his wife after an injudicious affair. While helping her brother, Anna meets the dashing officer, Count Alexis Vronsky. Anna is soon swept off her feet by Vronsky and begins an affair of her own. When Karenin finds out, he offers to forgive Anna is she will leave Vronsky. She refuses. It is a decision that will have tragic consequences
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian Nights fantasy by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
Catherine the Great by Alexander Korda( Visual )

41 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peek into the life of Catherine II, from the beautiful royal courts of 18th century Russia to her troubled marriage to Peter III
The Fanny trilogy by Alexander Korda( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three films written by Marcel Pagnol. Marius is a young man torn between his love for his family and his desire to move away from his Marseilles harbor, while Fanny, his shy lover, doesn't know how to hold Marius back to keep him near her. Cesar, Marius' father, does not know his son's intentions. When Marius leaves, Fanny discovers she is pregnant with his son, and struggles with the support of his family, to survive without him
The private life of Don Juan by Alexander Korda( Visual )

37 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Don Juan fakes his own death - only to find that he has promptly been forgotten - can a raven-haired beauty coax him back into the business?
Marius by Alexander Korda( Visual )

52 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marius, the son of a Marseilles waterfront café owner gives up his sweetheart, Fanny, to go to sea
Elephant boy by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Kipling's Toomai of the elephants, 13-year-old Sabu leads a British hunting expedition through the jungle with his pachyderm pal, instantly becoming a legend
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit of the eagle: "A legendary mapmaker roams the forests accompanied by a majestic golden eagle"--Container
The drum by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

17 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this action-packed adventure, Sabu plays a young prince who goes into hiding with Colonial forces after his nefarious uncle murders his maharaja father
Sanders of the river by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

34 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in West Africa
 
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The third man
Alternative Names
Aleksandrs Korda

Alexander Korda Brits filmregisseur

Alexander Korda director y productor de cine británico

Alexander Korda Hungarian-born British film producer and director

Alexander Korda réalisateur et producteur hongrois naturalisé britannique

Alexander Korda regista e produttore cinematografico ungherese naturalizzato inglese

Alexander Korda ungarischer Regisseur

Keller, Sándor László

Keller Sándor László 1893-1956

Kellner, Sándor.

Kellner, Sándor 1893-1956

Kellner, Sándor László 1893-1956

Korda, Alexander

Korda, Alexander 1893-1956

Korda, Alexander 1893-1956 Sir

Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956

Korda, Alexander von 1893-1956

Korda, Alexandre

Korda, Alexandre 1893-1956

Korda, Sándor

Korda Sándor 1893-1956

Korda, Sándor László.

Korda Sándor László 1893-1956

Korda Sándor magyar származású brit filmrendező, producer

Sándor, Korda 1893-1956

Sir Alexander Korda

Александр Корда британский режиссёр еврейского происхождения родом из Венгрии

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אלכסנדר קורדה

الکساندر کوردا

코다, 알렉산더 1893-1956

코르더, 알렉산더 1893-1956

アレクサンダー・コルダ

コルダ, アレクサンドル

亚历山大·科达

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