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Balsam, Martin 1919-1996

Overview
Works: 452 works in 1,226 publications in 7 languages and 33,255 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Journalism films  Conspiracy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Contributor, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Martin Balsam
 
Most widely held works by Martin Balsam
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

53 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempers rise as a jury of middle-aged men find themselves unable to sway a single member of their group to the majority opinion. Confronted with a seemingly clear-cut case, bolstered by opinions and assumptions, but with no verdict in sight the group threatens to become deadlocked. Will the 12th juror, stubbornly convinced of a young defendent's innocence, be able to sway the entire group to his viewpoint, or will the group ultimately force the holdout to forego his concerns, potentially ignoring truth in a rush to judgment?
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

93 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

48 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire and her next-door neighbor, a writer who is sponsored--and stifled--by a wealthy woman
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

94 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
Little Big Man by Arthur Penn( Visual )

62 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Crabb is 121 years old. He's been a Cheyenne Indian fighter, and is the only survivor of Custer's Last Stand. Now he is telling his story for posterity
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Visual )

41 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective, aboard the Orient Express, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When murder occurs, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous trains Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive
All the president's men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the investigation of the Watergate break-in by two Washington Post reporters that drove a U.S. president from office
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with society
Seven days in May( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It happens with startling swiftness and violence. An armed cadre seizes state control. Fortunately, a coup d'etat can't happen here. Or can it? ... At odds are a popular general and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman and an unpopular President with a pacifist agenda. At stake is the survival of the Republic. A vigilant colonel uncovers the scheme. But are the seven fateful days ahead enough time to derail a disaster?"--Container
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Tony Scott( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of armed men hijack a New York City subway train and threaten to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met
The twilight zone( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 457 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
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Ulu Grosbard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's high alimony payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
The Delta Force( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fanatic band of ruthless terrorists hijack a commercial jetliner, a small anti-terrorist squad strikes with awesome force
A thousand clowns by Fred Coe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-conformist TV writer is investigated by a beautiful social worker who questions his ability to raise a precocious 12-year old boy
The Bedford incident by Mark Rascovich( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nerve-racking suspense surrounds The Bedford incident, the tale of a U.S. naval vessel on a routine NATO patrol that ends up in a freakish showdown with a Russian submarine"--Container
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
The Anderson tapes( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly released from prison, an ex-con assembles his professional pals and plans a multi-million dollar robbery of an entire luxury apartment house. He is unaware that a hoard of lawmen are recording their activities
The carpetbaggers by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
 
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All the president's men
Alternative Names
Balsam, Martin Henry

Balsam, Marty 1919-1996

Martin Balsam acteur américain

Martin Balsam Amerikaans acteur

Martin Balsam amerikansk skådespelare

Martin Balsam amerikansk skodespelar

Martin Balsam amerikansk skuespiller

Martin Balsam attore statunitense

Martin Balsam US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Μάρτιν Μπάλσαμ Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Мартин Болсам

Մարտին Բոլսամ

מרטין בלסם

مارتن بلسم

مارتین بالسام بازیگر آمریکایی

マーティン・バルサム

馬丁·鮑爾薩姆

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Breakfast at Tiffany'sCape FearAll the president's men