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Schell, Maximilian

Works: 437 works in 1,042 publications in 9 languages and 19,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Television programs  War films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Performer, Editor, Creator, Translator, Scenarist, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of the Allied defeat at Arnhem in 1944"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
Joan of Arc by Artisan DVD ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Joan of Arc, who at seventeen, led one of the greatest campaigns for freedom the world has ever witnessed
The brothers Bloom by Rian Johnson ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stephen and Bloom are brothers who have been con artists since they were kids. Stephen is the mastermind, while Bloom is the main character of Stephen's stories. As adults, they travel the world and never enlist the same people twice in their cons, except for their consistent sidekick, the mysterious and primarily silent Bang Bang, a Japanese woman who just appeared in their lives one day and happens to have a penchant for blowing things up. As Bloom hits his mid-thirties, he wants to quit the business. Stephen talks him into one last con. The mark is the eccentric, lonely but beautiful New Jersey heiress, Penelope Stamp. As the brothers go through their final con on Penelope, three main problems may occur to thwart the plan. First, the brothers' former mentor and now arch enemy, Diamond Dog, may exact his long awaited revenge; second, Penelope may end up being more unpredictable than all their former marks; and third, Bloom, who has let love slip by in his life, may fall for Penelope. But through the process, no one ever really knows who is conning who
Deep impact by Mimi Leder ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Deep Impact' is the story of the world's reaction to a death sentence. As a comet approaches the earth which might not be destroyed or divertedbefore it reaches earth, each individual struggles in the face of extinction to find what most matters to him or her
Heidi by Delbert Mann ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
The chosen by Jeremy Paul Kagan ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two teenagers at the time of the Normandy invasion in 1944 are friends but they are divided by the same thing that unites them--their faith. Though both are devout Jews, there's a subtle difference. Danny is an Hasidic Jew, brought up to accept faith blindly by his father--an ultra-orthodox rabbi who rejects the 20th century for the special joys of centuries--old tradition. Reuven, on the other hand, has been brought up by his father who is a secular scholar, to question everything around him
Abraham ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abraham is a powerful film based on the most dramatic and moving tale from the Old Testament in which an ordinary shepherd is called upon by God to show his abiding faith in extraordinary ways
The man in the glass booth ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman (Schell) rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
Topkapi by Jules Dassin ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sophisticated thieves attempt to steal a jewel-encrusted dagger from a museum with an impregnable security system
A far off place ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two strangers must find strength and courage while crossing a dangerous African desert
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists are all aboard an Earth discovery vessel on a fruitless search for life in space when they encounter a lost spaceship perched on the event horizon of the universe's most powerful phenomenon, a black hole
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
The freshman by Andrew Bergman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Insight into the thoughts of the men serving in World War II, with Brando starring as a decent man who winds up as a Nazi officer. Representing the Americans, Martin plays an entertainer who tries to avoid the army, while Clift is a Jew who encounters anti-Semitic behavior from his fellow soldiers as well as from the Germans
The Odessa file by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1963, in Hamburg, Germany, a diary falls into the hands of freelance newspaperman Peter Miller. The diary documents the unspeakable crimes perpetrated by SS Captain Eduard Roschmann, commandant of the notorious wartime deathcamp at Riga, Latvia. Miller's personal manhunt to track down Roschmann leads him into the very heart of ODESSA, a powerful secret organization formed by the SS to protect and re-establish its fugitive members throughout the world
Marlene by Maximilian Schell ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film portrait of actress Marlene Dietrich
Miss Rose White ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
She fled Poland with her father before Hitler's invasion ... her mother and older sister weren't as lucky. Fifteen years later, Rayzel Weiss is Rose White-- a career girl with her own apartment and a promising future at the largest department store in Manhattan. Beautiful, successful and happy, she keeps her family's tragic past in a scrapbook hidden in her closet ... until news comes that her long-lost sister somehow survived the ravages of World War II and is on her way to America. But when Lusia arrives, the reunion is haunted by memories of her struggle to survive ... and an unspoken, unforgivable secret she shares with her father. As Rose struggles to balance her obligation to her sister with her dreams for the future, she is forced to confront the truth about her life and her family ... and the past that she's managed to forget
Song of the lark ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman escapes from rural Colorado to become a world-famous opera singer in Willa Cather's tale of an artist's self-discovery. Based in part on Cather's own experiences growing up on the frontier, the story tells how Thea Kronborg develops a passion for music and seeks fulfillment beyond her stifling hometown
Peter the Great ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter the Great: a shrewd Czar and a visionary, statesman, sailor and shipbuilder, military leader, a husband and a father. Russia at the dawn of the 18th century--a vast, mysterious land, almost medieval. A country led by a man whose curious, questing spirit is eager to learn all that is new. A monarch who brings his feudal country into the modern world
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