WorldCat Identities

Grade, Lew 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 61 works in 151 publications in 5 languages and 6,874 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Puppet films  Animated films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, pre, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lew Grade
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Autumn sonata by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in Swedish and English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bergman portrays an international concert pianist visiting her grown daughter after seven years' absence. The neglected daughter explodes with rage
The dark crystal by Jim Henson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mystics fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back control of their planet. When Jen, a member of the Gelfling tribe, sets out to find the crystal's missing shard, his dangerous journey brings him face to face with monsters at every turn. Determined to restore peace to their planet, Jen will not back down
Capricorn One by Peter Hyams( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three astronauts are forced by NASA to participate in an elaborate hoax. Capricorn One makes the first 'manned' mission to Mars but the astronauts remain on Earth to be filmed in a studio made up to look like the Martian surface. When the empty capsule burns up on re-entry, the world believes the astronauts to be dead. A struggle ensues between the government and the astronauts whose very existence incriminates NASA
The lady and the highwayman by Barbara Cartland( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th century England an English aristocrat (Hugh Grant) is forced to become a highwayman and falls in love with a young girl (Emma Samms) he has sworn to protect after her brother is beheaded by Cromwell. He not only saves her from a brutal husband, but helps her at the court of Charles II
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Josef gathers a group of former colleagues to work on a mysterious project. Suddenly, the terrifying extend of his plan is revealed: twisting state-of-the-art genetics to become a new weapon of global horror. And Lieberman is the only man who can stop it
Moses by Gianfranco De Bosio( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condensed from the six hour mini-series made for British television. The story of the Hebrew, Moses, who was raised by the Pharaoh's daughter. He was chosen by God to lead the Jews from the Pharaoh's tyrannical rule
Still dancing : my story by Lew Grade( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Friday( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Friday: Robinson Crusoe and his man Friday are marooned on a beautiful South Seas island where they face their fiercest battles with each other as they attempt to adapt and survive against all odds. Raise the Titanic: "Depicts the amazing efforts to salvage the Titanic in order to recover material vital to the United States defense. The Herculean project must be managed in absolute secrecy, despite the extreme rigors of the climate, deadly interference from a rival nation, and the need to invent technology never before conceived"--Container
The great Muppet caper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our heroes arrive in London to interview Lady Holiday, a high-fashion designer whose priceless diamond necklace has just been stolen. But when Kermit mistakes lovely receptionist/would-be model Miss Piggy for her aristocratic employer, its love at first sight. Unfortunately, Lady Holiday's scheming brother is also wooing the sultry swine - so he can frame her for another brazen jewel heist! Now it's up to Kermit and his Muppet pals to clear Piggy's name and catch the real culprits
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German paratrooper force lands in England, in 1943, with the aim of kidnapping the prime minister
Raise the Titanic( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American special agent embarks on a mission to recover vital material for the United States' defence, believed to be contained in the sunken ship Titanic. The ship is too deep for divers so it must be raised, in absolute secrecy. But the extreme rigours of the climate, deadly interference from a rival nation and the need to invent new technology hamper the mission
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While at their summer home, the Thayer family is forced to renew their bonds of love and overcome the generational friction that has existed for years
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unicorn meets an inept magician, an evil king and a sensible woman on her quest for other unicorns
Les misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the story of love and the triumph of good over evil. The story is set in France at the turn of the 18th century
Green ice by Ernest Day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American in Colombia and a woman seeking revenge for the death of her sister find themselves pitted against a ruthless government agent involved in a devious scheme to steal emeralds
March or die by Dick Richards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of the French Foreign Legion--soliders of fortune: brave, reckless, romantic, who carved a legend out of a cause
Blood feud by Lina Wertmüller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in fascist Italy in the 1920's, a happily married wife whose husband is brutally murdered by the Sicilian mob, nurtures in her heart the ugly seeds of revenge
The Medusa touch by Jack Gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist John Morlar claims to possess a terrifying power. When Morlar is savagely attacked in his London flat, Detective Brunel investigates and the trail leads him to Morlar's psychiatrist for answers. He learns that Morlar believes that he has telekinetic power, including the ability to make planes crash and buildings crumble. As Brunel digs into the case his worst fear may soon be realized: that Morlar's power is real and that he can wreak havoc at will
 
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Grade, Louis

Lew Grade britischer Filmproduzent ukrainischer Herkunft

Lew Grade Brits filmproducent (1906-1998)

Lew Grade Imperial Russian/Ukrainian-born British media proprietor, impresario, talent agent and former professional dancer

Lord Lew Grade

Winogradsky, Louis 1906-1998

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English (94)

Swedish (11)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

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