WorldCat Identities

Harvey, Laurence

Works: 138 works in 702 publications in 9 languages and 11,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Conspiracy films  Film remakes  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Laurence Harvey
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

74 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

93 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,00-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
Butterfield 8 by Daniel Mann( Visual )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax
Orson Welles's F for fake by Orson Welles( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trickery. Deceit. Magic. In this free-form documentary, the legendary filmmaker gleefully engages the central preoccupation of his career: the tenuous line between truth and illusion, art and lies
Darling by John Schlesinger( Visual )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs-- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the television-advertising age
Room at the top by Jack Clayton( Visual )

50 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and French and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the story of a young man from a small English mill town who claws his way to the top. He sacrifices his true love and marries the daughter of the factory boss so he can get ahead
Romeo and Juliet by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

47 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, about a pair of teenagers who fall in love despite a bitter feud raging between their families
Summer and smoke by Peter Glenville( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From childhood, Alma has loved John Buchanan. Repressed by the pressure of a minister father and a mother who has never recovered from a nervous breakdown, she keeps these feelings bottled up. Her life becomes unbearable when John returns from medical school and takes up with the sultry Rosa, the daughter of the casino owner who is as open and willing as Alma is shy and repressed
The magic Christian by Joe McGrath( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sir Guy Grand, the richest man in the world, adopts a homeless boy, Youngman. Together, they set out to prove that anyone - and anything - can be bought with money."--Container
A walk on the wild side by Lou Reed( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man searches for his lost love in 1930 New Orleans. He finds her working in a whorehouse and fights to save her
Oratorio, melodrama by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded 1960-1966 in Washington, D.C., Hollywood, Calif., or Cleveland
Outrage by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A notorious bandit confesses to rape and murder. But when witnesses offer different versions of the crime, the truth becomes more and more elusive
I am a camera by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based in the pre-Nazi Berlin of the 1930's. Into a struggling writer's life comes a madcap chanteuse whose decadent lifestyle and zest for livng effects everyone around her
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. However, Wilhelm would rather spend his time dreaming of fairies, elves, knights and princesses
Expresso bongo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sly, sleazy and unscrupulous music agent, Johnny Jackson, trolls the neon-streaked sidewalks of London's SoHo district in search of fresh meat to exploit. He finds it in a teen-packed coffee bar where a pompadoured rebel is dazzling his peers with his pouty, Presleyish voice and a talent for pounding the skins. Johnny renames the kid "Bongo" Herbert and with the help of his stripper girlfriend guides the potential teen idol to fame
Of human bondage by John Cromwell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English gentleman is brought down by the low-class waitress he loves and tries to transform
Ben Bagley's Noel Coward revisited by Noel Coward( Recording )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat on a hot tin roof: A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
WUSA( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded disc-jockey offers his services to WUSA, a right-wing hate station broadcasting from New Orleans. While struggling with his own apathy, he starts spreading hateful messages perpetrated by a power-mad master of WUSA. Meanwhile, a working girl arrives in town the same day and falls for the alcoholic disc-jockey
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Alternative Names
Laurence Harvey acteur, réalisateur et producteur

Laurence Harvey attore e regista britannico

Laurence Harvey britisch-litauischer Schauspieler

Laurence Harvey Brits acteur (1928-1973)

Laurence Harvey Lithuanian-born actor

Skikne, Laruschka Mischa

Skikne, Laruschka Mischa 1928-1973

Skikne, Larushka Mischa.

Skikne, Larushka Mischa 1927-1973

Skikne, Larushka Mischa 1928-1973

Skikne, Zvi Mosheh 1928-1973

Лорънс Харви

Лоуренс Харви

לורנס הארווי

لارنس هاروی

لورنس هارفي



English (367)

German (29)

French (21)

Spanish (21)

Chinese (3)

Russian (1)

Danish (1)

Icelandic (1)

Latin (1)

The AlamoDarlingRoom at the topRomeo and JulietOutrage