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Tamiroff, Akim 1899-1972

Overview
Works: 315 works in 924 publications in 11 languages and 14,364 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Film noir  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Film remakes  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Akim Tamiroff
Touch of evil by Orson Welles( Visual )

54 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On honeymoon with his new bride, Susan, Mexican-born police officer Mike Vargas agrees to investigate a car bombing. In so doing, he incurs the wrath of local police chief Hank Quinlan, a corrupt, bullying behemoth with a perfect arrest record. Vargas suspects that Quinlan has planted evidence to win his past convictions, and he is not about to let the suspect in the current case be railroaded. Determined to get Vargas out of his hair, Quinlan makes a deal with local crime boss Uncle Joe Grandi to frame Susan on a drug rap. Dissecting the nature of good and evil in a hallucinatory, nightmarish ambiance, this baroque south-of-the-border mystery opens with one of the most remarkably extended long takes in movie history
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

64 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories
Alphaville : une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

109 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special agent Lemmy Caution is sent across space to the city of Alphaville where he must neutralize the scientist who runs the supercomputer which has erased all words of emotion from the dictionary
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
The complete Mr. Arkadin a.k.a confidential report by Orson Welles( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American smuggler Guy van Strattan decides to investigate the mysterious Mr. Arkadin after hearing about the wealthy man from a prison cellmate, but Arkadin claims amnesia about his own life, sending van Strattan off to investigate Arkadin's past
The miracle of Morgan's Creek( Visual )

3 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flirtatious blonde Trudy Kockenlocker is disappointed that her father, gruff town constable Ed Kockenlocker, won't let her go to an army dance. She outwits him by getting nerdy Norval Jones--who's had a crush on Trudy since they were teenagers--to take her to the movies, so she can slip out to the dance. The soldiers spike the lemonade and Trudy dances with a number of GIs. During one boogie-woogie number, Trudy's energetic partner tosses her in the air, and she bangs her head on a chandelier, rendering her unconscious. When she wakes up, she discovers that she's wearing a wedding ring, and, a few weeks later, that she's pregnant. But who and where is the husband and father? Confiding only in her younger-but-wiser, wisecracking sister Emmy, she plans to get Norval to marry her. Norval is 4-F because of his extremely nervous condition, but he desires only two things in life: Trudy and to be in the army. Norval's willing to do anything to help her, but whatever Trudy asks him to do only makes things worse!
Topkapi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Lipp y su amante Walter Harper, se alían para realizar uno de los robos más sonados. Llevarse la maravillosa daga del museo de Topkapi, en Estambul, una gran riqueza de precio incalculable. Para el plan, cuentan con la ayuda del atolondrado Arthur y otros compinches que idearán un plan para deslizarse por el museo sin ser vistos. El único camino es entrar a través de la cúpula del edificio
The great McGinty by Preston Sturges( Visual )

19 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An opportunist (Brian Donlevy) turns corruption into a promising political career but struggles to stay on top when he tries to go honest."
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place is Las Vegas. The time: Midnight, New Year's Eve. Danny Ocean (Sinatra) and 10 of his ex-commando buddies get ready to rob the vaults of 5 casinos simultaneously!
The Trial by Orson Welles( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and French and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man awakens one morning to find himself arrested for undisclosed charges. To uncover the reasons behind his charges and to protest his innocence, he tries to look behind the facade of the judicial systems, all to no avail
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
The trial by Orson Welles( Visual )

23 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man awakens one morning to find himself arrested for undisclosed charges. To uncover the reasons behind his charges and to protest his innocence, he tries to look behind the facade of the judicial systems, all to no avail
Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
Lt. Robin Crusoe U.S.N.( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navy pilot Robin Crusoe ditches his plane after engine trouble and becomes stranded on a tropical island with a poker-playing chimp, an abandoned sub, and a beautiful native girl named Wednesday who was exiled there for disobeying her overprotective father
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

16 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
The Cecil B. DeMille collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
Don Quixotes de Orson Welles = Orson Welles' Don Quixote( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique vision of two men, Don Quixote and his companion Sancho Panza, who journey through provincial Spain and suddenly are pitted against enemies both real and imagined in the modern world. A rarely seen piece of film history
Katharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercurrent: A woman discovers that her new husband has a mysterious brother he refuses to discuss. She be obsessed over the missing brother, especially after a chance encounter with a young woman who figures in the lives of both brothers. The woman feels compelled to solve the mystery, until she discovers that her husband may very well have murdered his own brother
Victor Herbert's Naughty Marietta by Victor Herbert( Visual )

3 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy in which a French princess secretly trades places with her maid, and flees to Louisiana to avoid forced marriage to a Spanish nobleman. She and the group of women with her are captured by pirates but soon rescued by a band of hearty frontiersmen under the leadership of Capt. Warrington. Marietta and Warrington fall in love and, after other tribulations caused by an intervening uncle, are finally united
 
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The miracle of Morgan's CreekThe great McGintyThe Gary Cooper collectionCecil B. DeMille's Union PacificKatharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection
Alternative Names
Akim Tamiroff acteur américain

Akim Tamiroff actor estadounidense

Akim Tamiroff ator

Akim Tamiroff attore statunitense

Akim Tamiroff Russian-American movie actor

Akim Tamiroff Russisch-Amerikaanse filmacteur

Akim Tamiroff russisch-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Akim Tamiroff russisk skuespiller

Akim Tamiroff rysk skådespelare

Akim Tamirov russisk skodespelar

Akim Tamirov russisk skuespiller

Tamirof, Akim 1899-1972

Tamiroff, Akim

Tamiroff, Akin 1899-1972

Tamroff, Akim 1899-1972

Аким Тамиров

Акім Таміров

Акім Таміров актор

Тамиров, Аким

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אקים טמירוף

أكيم تاميروف

آکیم تامیروف بازیگر روسی

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아킴 타미로프

エイキム・タミロフ

阿吉姆·坦米羅夫

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