WorldCat Identities

Grade, Lew 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 69 works in 164 publications in 4 languages and 7,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Animated films  Musical 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 )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,794 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 )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 912 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
Autumn sonata by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in Swedish and English and held by 742 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 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jen the Gelfling must undertake a dangerous quest to restore the all-powerful Dark Crystal, in order to return light and order to the world
Capricorn One by Peter Hyams( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 407 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 )

9 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 )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly Nazi hunter Ezra Lieberman has made a life of seeking out the last remnants of the Third Reich. But when he investigates a lead about a mysterious plot to assassinate ninety four seemingly unconnected men from around the world, he makes a terrifying discovery that has dire consequences for the fate of the human race. Lieberman₂s desperate quest to stop the unthinkable launches him on a collision course with the sinister figure behind the plot: the infamous Dr. Josef Mengele
Moses by Michelangelo Buonarroti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 164 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 )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman Thayer, a prickly retired professor visits his Maine summer home with his loving wife Ethel. Soon after they are joined by their daughter Chelsea, her fiancée Bill, and his son Billy. The cantankerous Norman's unlikely bond with young Billy provides the framework for an emotional summer in which the Thayers' strained familial relationships are finally allowed to heal and take wing
Man Friday( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 80 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 eagle has landed by John Sturges( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German paratrooper force lands in England, in 1943, with the aim of kidnapping the prime minister
Muppet Treasure Island ; The great Muppet caper by Walt Disney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Muppet caper: Newspaper reporters Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo pursue jewel thieves and are led to the home of a fashion designer whose gems are secretly being stolen
Raise the Titanic( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American special agent embarks on a mission to recover vital material for the United States' defense, 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 rigors of the climate, deadly interference from a rival nation and the need to invent new technology hamper the mission
The last unicorn by Peter S Beagle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her search for other unicorns, the last unicorn encounters a cast of delightful characters as well as dangers she never imagined. Throughout the fantastic adventure, she learns of friendship, love, and, most importantly, her true self. Special features include: The Tail of the Last Unicorn featurette; Escape the Red Bull game; Schmendrick's Magical Gallery; and more
Movie, movie by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete entertainment package inspired by the movies of the 1930's vintage newsreels, previews of coming attractions and two new movies -"Dynamite Hands, a heart-warming drama about tragedy and triumph in the life of a poor but proud city family named Popchik; and "Baxter's Beauties of 1933" a toe-tapping, tuneful tale that spotlights a lithe chorus girl who finds stardom, true love and her long lost father on a Broadway opening night
Green ice by Ernest Day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 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
Duel of hearts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lady Caroline Faye meets Lord Vane Brecon, the attraction is instant. When she finds out that he is being accused of a murder he did not commit, she sets out to prove him innocent, and takes a position in his family castle as a companion to his mother. She discovers that the Brecon family is not only wealthy in land and fortune, but rich in secrets lurking behind the castle walls
 
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Alternative Names
Grade 1906-1998

Grade 1906-1998 Lord

Grade, Lew Grade 1906-1998 Baron

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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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Languages
English (99)

Swedish (13)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

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