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Finney, Albert 1936-

Overview
Works: 244 works in 1,599 publications in 18 languages and 40,946 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Artist, Director, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Albert Finney
Annie by Charles Strouse( Visual )

89 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

110 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a momumental law case against a giant corporation. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin an incredible and sometimes hilarious fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

84 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 2,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward, outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

98 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When a murder occurs aboard the Orient Express, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous train's Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive
The big year by Peter Mayle( Visual )

47 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Skinner is a highly successful investment broker with no time for life outside of his job. When his estranged uncle dies, Max inherits the chateau and vineyard in France where he grew up. His first intention is to sell the vineyard as quickly as possible, but after spending unexpected time at the vineyard, he discovers a part of himself that he thought he had lost and experiences romance and a blossoming new love affair with a beautiful French woman that changes his life forever
Tom Jones by F. D Philidor( Visual )

71 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

46 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The control of the gangster-political boss of an eastern city is slipping. The situation is complicated by a woman- both the boss and his trusted lieutenant are in love with her. Then the boss's control is challenged by an upstart Italian underboss and his ruthless henchman
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by T. L Burton( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor has messed up his vows during a wedding rehearsal, and is traveling through the woods, reciting his vows. He stops to rest in the woods, and while practicing, he finally gets them right and ceremoniously puts the wedding ring on a finger-shaped stick in the ground. The stick turns out to be a rotted finger belonging to a murdered girl who returns as a zombie and insists that she is now Victor's lawfully wedded wife
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
Two for the road by Stanley Donen( Visual )

52 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna is in a touring girl's choir and Mark is a struggling architect when they first meet on the road in Europe. The film follows their life together - through courtship and marriage, infidelity and parenthood - all on the road
Under the volcano by Malcolm Lowry( Visual )

52 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
Scrooge by ronald neame ( '70 ) movie( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserly Scrooge faces his past demons on Christmas Eve and vows to change his ways
Washington Square by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine is a lonely young woman in search of happiness ... until she is swept off her feet by the handsome Morris Townsend. Suspicious of the young man's true intentions, however, her controlling father threatens to disown Catherine if she follows her heart and marries against his wishes!
The humbling by Buck Henry( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

71 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s post-war England, the working classes faced an unappetizing choice between drudgery, degradation, and despair or the materialist blandishments of deadening suburban affluence. Arthur is the prototypical 'angry young man'--outspoken, dissatisfied with the status quo, rebelling against stifling class distinctions--insolent and self-confident, his high wages enable his disdain for following orders and his hard drinking, red-blooded weekends. He is determined to enjoy his freedom as long as he can get away with it, before being trapped by marriage into conformity, surrounded by nappies and rent books in a new housing estate
Rich in love by Josephine Humphreys( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rich in Love" is a slice-of-life film which takes the viewer into the goings on of a some what quirky Charleston, SC family.--Internet Movie Database
 
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Albert Fini

Albert Finney acteur britannique

Albert Finney aktor brytyjski

Albert Finney attore britannico

Albert Finney Britischer Schauspieler und Produzent

Albert Finney britisk skuespiller

Albert Finney Brits acteur

Albert Finney English actor

Albertus Finney

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Алберт Фини

Албърт Фини

Альберт Финни

Альберт Фінні

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אלברט פיני

ألبرت فيني

آلبرت فینی تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

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