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Harvey, Laurence

Works: 119 works in 566 publications in 8 languages and 10,454 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Western films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Conspiracy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Costume designer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Laurence Harvey
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

77 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,441 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 that transform Harvey into a human time bomb
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

89 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-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 Elizabeth Taylor( Visual )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 854 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
Darling by John Schlesinger( Visual )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 674 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
Room at the top by Jack Clayton( Visual )

52 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 433 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
Orson Welles's F for fake by Orson Welles( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 252 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
The magic Christian by Joe McGrath( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 201 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
Summer and smoke by Peter Glenville( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alma is a spinster and she has loved the handsome young doctor John Buchanan since childhood. But when a sultry vamp appears, the doctor falls hard, descending into a seamy nightlife and leaving Alma's dreams behind like forgotten embers
Oratorio, melodrama by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in Latin and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded 1960-1966 in Washington, D.C., Hollywood, Calif., or Cleveland
A walk on the wild side by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 169 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
I am a camera by Henry Cornelius( Visual )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 167 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 outrage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 141 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
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 122 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
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Of human bondage( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a crippled medical student and his agonized and destructive attachment to a vulgar London waitress
Ben Bagley's Noel Coward revisited by Noel Coward( Recording )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expresso bongo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sly, sleazy and unscrupulous music agent 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. This is the American release version, which cut several songs from the British original
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 81 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 76 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
King Richard and the Crusaders( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard the Lionhearted, leader of the Third Crusade, intends to take the fight to Moslem leader Saladin. He never suspects that the physician who comes to the Christian camp to tend him is Saladin himself. The wily foe is captivated by the alluring Lady Edith, even though errant Knight Kenneth also seeks her ladyship's hand. The young knight uncovers the plot to assassinate the King and assists in bringing about a truce with the Saracens
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Alternative Names
Laruschka Mischa Skikne

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

Харви, Лоуренс

לורנס הארווי

لارنس هاروی


The AlamoDarlingRoom at the topThe outrageKing Richard and the Crusaders