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Evans, Maurice 1901-1989

Overview
Works: 262 works in 549 publications in 4 languages and 9,644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Speaker, Editor, Producer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maurice Evans
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

61 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

36 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rosemary (Mia Farrow) and Guy Woodhouse (John Cassavetes) are newlyweds, but Rosemary has no idea that her wedded bliss is about to come to a horrific end. In exchange for a taste of fame, Guy makes a deal with the devil that puts his wife and soul in jeopardy. Slowly, [Rosemary] begins to realize that a seed of evil has been planted ... and she is its host"--Container
The jerk by Steve Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rags-to-riches-to-rags story. Navin Johnson, adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, has invented some crazy inventions that lead him from rags to riches and right back to rags
Rosemary's baby( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Ira Levin's bestselling novel, Mia Farrow plays "a young mother-to-be who grows increasingly suspicious that her over-friendly elderly neighbors and self-involved actor husband are hatching a satanic plot against her and her baby."
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astronaut gets thrown through a portal and into the future. When he lands on the ape planet, he finds a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in New York City's former subway system in fear of militaristic gorillas and worship a weapon capable of detroying the entire planet
Planet of the apes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist
Maurice Evans' G.I. production of Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tale in which a ruler with supernatural powers is exiled from his kingdom. The story tells how he uses his magic powers to win back his kingdom and a husband for his daughter
A Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's no vacation from crime-solving when a doctor-prescribed stay in the West Indies plunges shrewd Miss Marple into a Caribbean mystery
Bewitched( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch married to an ordinary man cannot resist using her magic powers to solve the problems her family faces. In this season, Samantha and Tabitha visit the land of Jack and the Beanstalk, Serena recruits Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart to sing at her Cosmos Cotillion, Uncle Arthur becomes Superman, and Darrin, while under Endora's spell, finds himself speaking in clichés and painting a portrait of his boss' wife
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1935 British film version of Charles Dickens' holiday classic stars Sir Seymour Hicks as the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, who scoffs at the yuletide spirit around him. But on Christmas Eve, he embarks on a journey led by three spirits who convince him to mend his ways and embrace the joys of Christmas
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Macbeth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Macbeth
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Winnie The Pooh : [an original Walt Disney records soundtrack] by A. A Milne( Recording )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh
Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Tenderloin : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A Milne( Recording )

in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All this-- and Evans too : a memoir by Maurice Evans( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Evans, Maurice, 1901-

Evans, Maurice Herbert 1901-1989

Maurice Evans acteur américain

Maurice Evans actor britànic

Maurice Evans actor británico

Maurice Evans attore britannico

Maurice Evans britisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent

Maurice Evans Brits acteur (1901-1989)

Maurice Evans English-born British-American actor of Welsh descent

Mauritius Evans

Морис Эванс

Моріс Еванс

Эванс, Морис

מוריס אוואנס שחקן בריטי

موريس إيفانز ممثل بريطاني

موریس اوانس

モーリス・エヴァンス

莫里斯·埃文斯

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