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Reed, Oliver 1938-1999

Overview
Works: 434 works in 1,176 publications in 9 languages and 20,813 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Propaganda films  Church history  Biography  Love stories  Musical settings 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Other, Photographer, Author of introduction, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Reed
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

85 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful Roman general condemned to death after a power struggle is made a slave and put into the gladiator games to fight until he loses and dies. But he still is seeking revenge on the emperor who enslaved him and killed his family
Oliver! by Carol Reed( Visual )

88 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan, Oliver is left to fend for himself until he is befriended by a band of young thieves who quickly train him in their craft. But Oliver is not content to be a thief for he knows that life holds great joys and true happiness cannot be stolen, but must be earned
Tommy by Ken Russell( Visual )

77 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rock opera about a boy who is traumatized by the murder of his father. He is "cured" several years later, only to be hailed as a "Messiah."
Women in love by Ken Russell( Visual )

47 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensual investigation of the relationships of two couples, exploring the thin line between love and lust
Return to Lonesome Dove by Mike Robe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gripping adventure follows three ex-Texas Rangers and chronicles their riotous battles, deadly gunfights, soaring triumphs, and shattered dreams
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and French and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
The lady and the highwayman by Barbara Cartland( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman falls in love with a handsome highwayman, who saves her from her brutal husband. But when Charles II returns to claim his throne as King of Enmgland, she finds herself the enemy of the king's former mistress
The four musketeers by Richard Lester( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
The three musketeers The four musketeers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young D'Artagnan joins the Three Musketeers in Paris who then go off to England to save the honor of their Queen
The three musketeers by Richard Lester( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
Jeremiah( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah, son of Chelkia, remembers the glory of Judah from his childhood. It is he who has been given the authority to announce God's message to the people of Jerusalem. Will the Israelites, and their new king, listen to the words of the prophet, or will Jeremiah's pleas fall on deaf ears and hardened hearts? Includes previews
Lion of the desert( Visual )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Italian Fascists grow frustrated with the 20-year-war they have waged against the North African Bedouin tribe. The Fascist leader Mussolini orders his general to destroy the Bedouin Resistence at any cost and capture their leader, Mukhtar. Under pressure from Mussolini after an embarrassing defeat, General Graziani is forced to use more ruthless tactics, declaring war on the entire civilian population
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jim Hawkins' journey across the high seas and his battle of wits with Long John Silver in search of buried treasure
Treasure Island( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Captain Billy Bones leaves a young innkeeper's son, Jim Hawkins, a map indicating the location of a priceless treasure. Jim sets sail for the Caribbean in search of the treasure. But they do not realize that the ship's crew has been replaced by a band of cutthroats under the leadership of the infamous pirate Long John Silver
Omar Mukhtar, lion of the desert Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
The devils by Ken Russell( Visual )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film centers on the staggering true-life dementia of events in France in 1643. After a priest who submitted to his own passions is accused of lewdness and sorcery, a mass exorcism is ordered for him and for an allegedly demon-possessed convent
The brood by David Cronenberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Carveth finds himself faced with a terrible predicament. His wife is in an institution suffering from mental illness, yet her therapy does not seem to be working. The institute's director refuses to reveal the nature of the therapy he is using to treat her. Before Frank can learn more, a series of bizarre murders rock the city--victims of vengeful, murderous creatures that destroy anything that gets in their way
Prisoner of honor( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the Dreyfus Affair, one of the most notorious cases of criminal injustice in history
Tommy by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic rock opera features epic tracks such as I'm Free; Pinball Wizard; Sensation; Christmas; We're Not Gonna Take It; and the dramatic ten-minute instrumental Underture
Burnt offerings( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding it hard to believe they rented a sprawling country mansion for $900, a family soon finds themselves surrounded by an evil, hypnotic, occult force that feeds on torture, fear and murder
 
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Reed, Robert Oliver.

Reed, Robert Oliver 1937-1999

Reed, Robert Oliver 1938-1999

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Oliver!Women in loveThe adventures of Baron MunchausenThe four musketeersThe three musketeers The four musketeersThe three musketeersJeremiahLion of the desert