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Perkins, Anthony 1932-1992

Overview
Works: 453 works in 1,489 publications in 10 languages and 21,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  War films  Detective and mystery films  Dark comedy films  Comedy films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Artist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anthony Perkins
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

184 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( Visual )

24 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II
On the beach by Nevil Shute( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Robert Bloch( Visual )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,230 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
The Trial by Orson Welles( Visual )

103 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the experiences of a young man who is mysteriously arrested by agents of the police for an unspecific crime and is prepared for questioning and trial
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Birdwell es el patriarca de una familia de quáqueros, una secta cristiana que se niega a participar en las guerras. Su hijo Josh desea adherirse al pacifismo familiar, pero temiendo ser tomado por un cobarde si no se alista en el servicio militar, se une a la Guardia de la localidad, lo que provoca el disgusto de su madre Eliza
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists are all aboard an Earth discovery vessel on a fruitless search for life in space when they encounter a lost spaceship perched on the event horizon of the universe's most powerful phenomenon, a black hole
Is Paris burning? by Ren Clment( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
The life and times of Judge Roy Bean by Paul Newman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this farcical western, an outlaw, Judge Roy Bean, takes over the Texas town of Vinegaroon and begins to dispense his own brand of justice. Known as the hanging judge, Bean presides over the town with pistols and occasionally unpredictable notions of justice
Mahogany( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the asylum after 22 years, murderer Norman Bates comes home and again hears Mother
Les misérables by Raymond Bernard( Visual )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the midst of the student revolutions in France
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Victor Hugo's Les miserables( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust, and family hatred which shatters a family's life
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eben, a farmer's son, awaits the day he will inherit the land from his tyrannical, widowed father. When Eben's father takes a new wife and announces he will leave the farm to her, passions erupt
The tin star by Anthony Mann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taciturn marshal-turned-bounty hunter Morg Hickman rides into a small town where new sheriff Ben Owens is the sole representative of the law. Sensing that the boy could use some seasoning, Hickman makes it his mission to teach the sheriff how to protect himself against the criminal element. The older Hickman and the younger Owens find they are kindred spirits in their dedication. Using the lessons learned, Owens proves his worth by taking on the town hothead
The Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this early adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit Broadway play, we meet matchmaker Dolly Levi (Shirley Booth), who is always good at arranging things primarily matrimonial and has now set her sights on the domestic affairs of one Mr. Vandergelder (Paul Ford), a cold-hearted local store owner. The difference this time is that she plans to be the one to marry him! As Dolly plots and schemes her way into Vandergelder's heart, she brings along Anthony Perkins, Shirley MacLaine and Robert Morse
Fear strikes out( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness. Based on the true story
Evening primrose( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to cope with the pressures of the outside world, a poet hides inside a locked department store. But as night falls, he discovers a group of hermits who've been living there for years. Among them is Ella, a frightened girl who desperately wants to leave
 
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Les misérables
Alternative Names
Anthony Perkins aktor amerykański

Anthony Perkins Amerikaans filmacteur

Anthony Perkins attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Anthony Perkins cinaste amricain

Anthony Perkins US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Antonius Perkins

Entoni Perkins

Entonijs Pērkinss

Perkins, Anthony

Perkins, Tony 1932-1992

Tony Perkins

Άντονι Πέρκινς

Антъни Пъркинс

Ентоні Перкінс

Перкинс, Энтони

Энтони Перкинс американский актёр и режиссёр

Էնթոնի Պերկինս

אנתוני פרקינס

آنتونی پرکینز بازیگر، خواننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ენტონი პერკინსი

앤서니 퍼킨스

アンソニー・パーキンス

安東尼柏堅斯

安東尼柏金斯

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On the beachAlfred Hitchcock's PsychoThe TrialThe black holePsycho IILes misérablesThe tin star