WorldCat Identities

Benson, Martin 1918-2010

Overview
Works: 21 works in 53 publications in 2 languages and 4,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Humor  Musical films  Horror films  Musical fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Benson
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
The omen by Richard Donner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chilling suspense mystery, this riveting tale of the supernatural explores the Biblical prophecy of the warning which will foretell the coming of Armageddon. The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil will begin with the son Satan born in human form
The King and I by Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
The Hammer horror series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
Gorgo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enterprising Joe and Sam capture a 65-foot monster and bring it to London as a seaside carnival attraction. This proves to be a major mistake when Gorgo's mother comes in search of her baby and trashes London
Ian Fleming's Goldfinger by Ian Fleming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve
Istanbul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adventurer returning to title city to recover cache of gems, discovers his wife stll alive-now an amnesiac
Pickup alley ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. narcotics agent Charles Sturgis trails international dope smuggler Frank McNally by following his reluctant accomplice Gina Broger through the "pickup alleys" of New York, London, Lisbon, Rome, Naples and Athens
The omen legacy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chilling true stories behind Hollywood's eeriest and most successful supernatural film series. Great moments from The Omen, Damien: Omen II, The Final Conflict and Omen IV: The Awakening
Battle beneath the earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strange world of Planet X ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reckless British scientist refuses to stop his molecular experiments that upset the Earth's ionosphere. Cosmic rays turn people into crazed killers and create giant centipedes and grasshoppers! Meanwhile, the locals drink in a pub that has to close at 10 p.m.! "Mr. Smith," a friendly alien with a ray gun and a personl flying saucer, shows up to help out the foolish earthlings. Only research assistant Gilbert Graham and French computer expert Michelle know what's going on-- and Michelle gets stuck in a giant spider web!
Crise dans le désert ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cosmic monsters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reckless British scientist refuses to stop his molecular experiments that upset the Earth's ionosphere. Cosmic rays turn people into crazed killers and create giant centipedes and grasshoppers! Meanwhile, the locals drink in a pub that has to close at 10 p.m.! "Mr. Smith," a friendly alien with a ray gun and a personl flying saucer, shows up to help out the foolish earthlings. Only research assistant Gilbert Graham and French computer expert Michelle know what's going on-- and Michelle gets stuck in a giant spider web!
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tragedy of an honorable but haughty Roman patrician in the days of the early Republic
The flesh is weak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A prostitute's life is in danger when she tries to escape from her pimp
Doctor at large ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Internationally acclaimed actor Dirk Bogarde brings his dry wit to "Doctor at Large", the hilarious sequel to "Doctor at Sea". A hopeful surgeon, itching to get his fingers into more than tiny cuts, he ricochets his way through Europe going from near total disaster, always in pursuit of truth, beauty and Joy (a distractingly sexy lady Dr. in the making ...). Whether dodging the ample but dubious charms of his partner's wife or insulting his superior, Bogarde proves that you can always take two steps back for every one you take forward
Cómo ser actor de cine amateur by Tony Rose ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Guo wang yu wo by Walter Lang ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King of Siam when she is hired as the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
The Jack Benny program ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jack and Mary are touring Paris. Jack takes French lessons from his hotel butler. Jack and Mary meet Maurice Chevalier, who sings Happy
 
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English (46)
Spanish (1)
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