WorldCat Identities

Perkins, Anthony 1932-1992

Overview
Works: 510 works in 1,599 publications in 11 languages and 22,015 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Historical films  War films  History  Detective and mystery films  Dark comedy 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 )

272 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,871 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 )

28 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II, Catch-22 is an anti-war satire
On the beach by Nevil Shute( Visual )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 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
The Trial by Orson Welles( Visual )

189 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,326 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 )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook( Visual )

15 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 René Clément( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 491 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
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 468 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 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

Roy Bean is a self-made man and saloon-keeper who proclaims himself the law west of the Pecos River, and becomes known as the "Hanging Judge," though he wasn't a judge at all. He writes admiring letters to actress Lily Langtry and makes his own kind of frontier justice in Texas
Mahogany( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 377 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 )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now, 22 years later, the Bates Motel is back in business and screams of terror are once again being heard
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 15 motion pictures directed by Alfred Hitchcock, originally released between 1942 and 1976
Victor Hugo's Les miserables( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 340 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
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and German and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A train full of suspects and one murder victim travels from Istanbul to Calais
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 330 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
Les misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugo's classic tale of the ex-convict Valjean, whose attempts at a normal life are disrupted by the fanatical police inspector Javert, and the French Revolution
The tin star by Anthony Mann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 312 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
Evening primrose( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 297 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
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

15 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 287 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 Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolly Levi is a crafty turn-of-the-century marriage broker who's determined to land a wealthy client--for herself!
 
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PsychoAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection
Alternative Names
Anthony Perkins actor estadounidense

Anthony Perkins aktor amerykański

Anthony Perkins Amerikaans filmacteur

Anthony Perkins attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Anthony Perkins cinéaste américain

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

אנתוני פרקינס זמר אמריקאי

آنتونی پرکینز بازیگر، خواننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ენტონი პერკინსი

앤서니 퍼킨스

퍼킨스, 앤서니

퍼킨스, 앤터니

퍼킨스, 앤터니 B

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 beachThe TrialThe black holePsycho IIAlfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collectionLes misérablesThe tin star