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Landau, Martin 1928-

Overview
Works: 474 works in 978 publications in 7 languages and 31,010 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Landau
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 2,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enemy agents mistake a New York City advertising executive as a Federal Intelligence Agent and he is chased by spies, police and counterspies
Frankenweenie ( Visual )
20 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Victor conducts a science experiment that will bring his dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous consequences
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha
Ed Wood by Tim Burton ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the once voted worst movie director of all time. Wood was the auteur behind Glen or Glenda? and Plan 9 from outer space, and it is during the making of these two no-budget flicks that Wood is profiled
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For centuries, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the streetlamps fade - along with the hopes of the townspeople. Now it will be up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient builders to find the way out of Ember before their world is plunged into complete darkness
9 ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When rag doll 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world where all humans are gone. It is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction. Despite being the newest member of the group, 9 convinces the others that hiding will do them no good. They must take the offensive if they are to survive and they will need to discover why the machines want to destroy them in the first place. The very future of civilization may depend on them
The Majestic by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An amnesiac settles in a small town where he is mistaken for a long lost local hero
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An idelistic filmmaker is offered the chance to make a fluff film about an egotistical TV producer. The TV producer's ex-mistress is about to reveal his past misdeeds
The adventures of Pinocchio ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wooden puppet wishing to become a real boy undergoes many trials and tribulations because of his mischievousness and disobedience
Hollywood homicide by Robert Souza ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. Both will have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry to solve it
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
Tucker the man and his dream by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tucker is an engineer and showman who has a vision of the car of the future. Against formidable odds, he raises the money and builds a fleet of them, only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three auto manufacturers
The X-files by Rob Bowman ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a terrorist bomb destroys a building in Dallas Texas, FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are drawn into a dangerous conspiracy. With the dubious assistance of a pranoid doctor, Mulder and Scully risk their careers and their lives to hunt down a deadly virus which may be exterrestrial in origin -- and could destroy all life on earth
Joseph by Roger Young ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and French and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cast into a pit by his jealous brothers, young Joseph pleads for mercy. Instead, the brothers sell the terrified boy into slavery in Egypt. But Joseph turns this agonizing betrayal into triumph. A beloved Biblical tale of treachery and redemption
Rounders by David Levien ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks."--IMDB web site
They call me Mister Tibbs! by Gordon Douglas ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Virgil Tibbs has been assigned to solve the murder of a prostitute. His pal, a political-minded minister who is spearheading a referendum on community control, is suspected of the homicide and Tibbs is faced with the decision of whether or not to invesigate
The twilight zone ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
Shanghai ghetto ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Recalls the strange-but-true story of thousands of European Jews who were shut out of country after country while trying to escape Nazi persecution in the late 1930s. Left without options or entrance visas, a beacon of hope materialized for them on the other side of the world, and in the unlikeliest of places: Japanese-controlled Shanghai. Fleeing for their lives, these Jewish refugees journeyed to form a settlement in the exotic city, penniless and unprepared for their new life in the Far East"--Container
Mission: impossible ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "Impossible Missions Force" consists of a team of extraordinary spies who are experts in their fields: The Leader, The Tech Expert, The Muscle, The Master of Disguise and The Femme Fatale. Every day, this elite force risks failure, capture and death ... but nothing is more important than their mission
The X-files fight the future ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a terrorist bomb destroys a building in Dallas, FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are drawn into another dangerous conspiracy, this time with the assistance of a paranoid doctor. Together they risk their careers and their lives to hunt down a deadly virus which may be extraterrestrial in origin, and could destroy all life on earth
 
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Alternative Names
Landau, Martin, 1931-
Languages
English (280)
German (15)
French (14)
Spanish (11)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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