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Finney, Albert 1936-

Overview
Works: 375 works in 1,520 publications in 11 languages and 40,615 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Spy films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Other, Singer, Artist, Director, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 3,467 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 )

76 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,281 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
The Bourne ultimatum by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,599 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
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked, forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Mallory, the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust - James Bond. 007, aided only by field agent Eve, follows a trail that leads to Silva, whose motives have yet to reveal themselves
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
Tom Jones by Tony Richardson( Visual )

58 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,773 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!
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Skinner is a ruthless, successful English investment broker with no time for life outside of his job. When his uncle dies, Max inherits the chateau and vineyard in the south of France where he grew up, but he then meets a potential rival to the inheritance, a young American who claims to be his illegitimate cousin. His first intention is to sell the vineyard as quickly as possible, but while spending time in Provence, Max "finds his soul when he loses his heart to a French beauty."
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

40 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During prohibition two gangland bosses struggle for control over a city, with one of the boss's lieutenants caught in the middle. The situtation is further complicated by a woman-- both the boss and his trusted lieutenant are in love with her
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Tim Burton( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El cadáver de la novia, de Tim Burton se desarrolla en la oscura tradición romántica de sus creaciones anteriores: El Joven Manos de Tijera y El Extraño Mundo de Jack. Ambientada en una aldea europea del siglo 19, esta película de animación cueta la historia de Víctor (voz de Johnny Depp), un joven que es llevado repentinamente al inframundo al casarse accidentalmente con una misteriosa novia que es un cadáver (voz de Helena Bonham Carter) mientras que su novia real, Victoria (voz de Emily Watson), le espera en la tierra de los vivos. Aún cuando la vida en el mundo de los muertos resulta ser mucho más colorida de lo que su estricta educación ofrecía, Víctor comprende que no existe nada en esta vida ni en la otra, que la pueda separar de su verdadero amor. Es una historia de optimismo y de auténtica vida después de la muerte, que es contada al clásico estilo Burton."--Envase
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,305 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
Scrooge by Fox Video (Firm)( Visual )

28 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserly Scrooge faces his past demons on Christmas Eve and vows to change his ways
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 1,090 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 )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,054 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 )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 965 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
Washington Square by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 764 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!
Under the volcano by John Huston( Visual )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 738 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
The dresser by Peter Yates( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 719 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 )

51 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 550 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
 
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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

Albertus Finney

Άλμπερτ Φίνεϊ Άγγλος ηθοποιός

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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앨버트 피니

アルバート・フィニー

亞伯特芬尼

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