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Steiner, John 1941-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 93 publications in 3 languages and 908 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
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Most widely held works by John Steiner
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum at Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade by Peter Weiss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The infamous Marquis de Sade, confined to an asylum, directs the other inmates in a re-enactment of the bloody assassination of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat
Caligula by Tinto Brass ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and French and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment he ascends to the throne as Emperor, Caligula forces a reign like no other as power and corruption transform him into a deranged beast
Tampered tales by John Steiner ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theme I: The Other is a Mirror into OurselvesThe storyteller is an honest liar, for they admit fully to their fiction. However, a tale can be false, yet tell us the truth. For while the adventure speaks of The Other, it reflects back upon us what we know to be within ourselves.Wry FolkOh, the age of innocence. A time in childhood where you could clap your hands and say, I believe in fairies. Then one such creature is found, only it's not a fairy and definitely not from this world. Six year old Jesse and her mother quickly learn that things which appear small, harmless and cute potentially bring with them more than one world's worth of trouble into the house. The binding ties of any civilization of any planet are that they fiercely protect their young and seek their safe return at all costs.Red Rover, Red Rover People of the Earth had only their own eyes through which to see themselves. That all changes when the technological eyes of an alien probe comes to our planet in study of the local inhabitants around the world. What future lays ahead of Homo sapiens depends on streams of sensor data and number crunching of the undetectable and seemingly innocent Red Rover.Four Days in Backwater The Great Coyote chase to build the first faster than light vessel over, America's U.S.S. Roadrunner is the third place design out of four nations. Yet it is first in FTL speed. It is also the first FTLV to discover traces of civilizations in other solar systems. The crew of U.S.S. Roadrunner are in awe of the aliens they meet, and take precautions the best human minds advise. However, the aliens see under privileged wayward yokels needing to be humored and humbled. Here Homo sapiens discovers all their theories of first contact fall flat on bad premises and do nothing but give the employees of Planet Copan's truck stop a good laugh....and more
Sinbad of the seven seas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This story follows Sinbad the Sailor, a hero who is called upon when an evil wizard threatens a peaceful kingdom. Along the way, Sinbad must face numerous beasts and enemies in order to save the kingdom's princess and palace gems
Rappresaglia by George Pan Cosmatos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On March 23, 1944 in Rome, Italian partisans attacked a German police patrol. Thirty-three Germans died and in retribution, the Germans killed ten Italians for every one German who was killed. This film relives those dreadful 24 hours in history
A dangerous summer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night of the sharks: A shark hunter is pursued by members of the mob, who have murdered his brother
Yor the hunter from the future ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yor, a mighty warrior, knows that he doesn't belong in the primitive world in which he finds himself. He sets out on a quest to learn the truth of his own identity. The only clue to his fleeting memories of another time and place is his gold medallion, a burnished bronze symbol of heaven's fire. He knows that a young women imprisoned by a beautiful priestess also has a matching medallion. He hopes to rescue the captive women
Mannaja ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blade is a ruthless bounty hunter trying to escape from his past misdeeds. A fierce orgy of guns and violence erupts when Blade upsets the residents of a corrupt town, causing numerous standoff's between himself and the local residents
Massacre in Rome ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On March 23, 1944 in Rome, Italian partisans attacked a German police patrol. Thirty-two Germans died and in retribution, the Germans killed ten Italians for every one German who was killed. This film relives those dreadful 24 hours in history
The incredible petrified world ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a diving bell goes missing along with its crew of four, their expedition gives up hope of finding them alive. However the missing vehicle has become trapped in a labyrinth of underwater caverns. After exiting their craft, the foursome encounters a survivor from a shipwreck who informs them that there is no escape from their underwater tomb. Our intrepid explorers, however, trace the flow of oxygen to a volcanic vent and a possible escape route
Tenebre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novelist arrives in Rome only to find somebody using his novels as the inspiration for murder. He finds himself the subject of death threats. As the death toll mounts, the writer finds himself more closely linked to the police investigation
May morning Alba pagana ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic and penetrating examination of the intellectual and moral standards existing at Oxford University in the 70's
Caligula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment he ascends to the throne as Emperor, Caligula forces a reign like no other as power and corruption transform him into a deranged beast
Fire alive! by John Steiner ( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fire. The light by which we tell our stories and mythic tales. It kept the night at bay for hundreds of thousands of years. It guided humanity's migrations across the globe, and became mankind's first weapon of mass destruction. What if fire developed a mind of its own?Firefighting is already a tough job even in 2026. Captain Duane Longhand Longhurst and probationary firefight Malcolm O'Connell of Salt Lake City's Station 8 discover it's going to get much harder. A phenomenon of particle physics called Self-Propagating Organized Thermotroph or S.P.O.T. emerges to burn whatever they can to ingest the heat that fuels their semi-living existence. Breaking in a new enigmatic probiem, and struggling with memories of past fire calls, Captain Longhurst has to now take on the blazing entities
Croc-Blanc by Lucio Fulci ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1890, dans l'immensité sauvage du Grand nord, Croc Blanc, un chien loup, vit en parfaite harmonie au milieu des indiens, et se lie d'amitié avec le jeune Mithsah. Sauvé d'une noyade par son nouvel ami, Mithsah est conduit par son père et Croc Blanc dans la ville la plus proche où un journaliste et Soeur Evangelina vont veiller au rétablissement de l'enfant. Mais Dawson City n'est plus une ville paisible. Se heurtant à la violence de chercheurs d'or peu scrupuleux, et en particulier à celle de Smith qui a corrompu la ville et imposé sa Loi, Croc-Blanc, aussi doux que sauvage, va se montrer comme le plus fidèle et surprenant des alliés avec ceux qui sauront l'apprivoiser
The devil within her ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy, a former dancer, gives birth to a large baby who soon attacks his mother and the nanny, and then is implicated in the mysterious death of a nurse. The baby's aunt, a nun, arrives from her convent in Italy to visit him and suspects that he is the actual spawn of Satan. As the devil baby continues his murderous rampage, and the body count continues to rise, will anyone be able to stop him?
Caligula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment he ascends to the throne as Emperor, Caligula forces a reign like no other as power and corruption transform him into a deranged beast
Caligula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment he ascends to the throne as Emperor, Caligula forces a reign like no other as power and corruption transform him into a deranged beast
The last hunter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of one man fighting for survival behind enemy lines
The Saint ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Playing a game of murder is fun-until it becomes the real thing. And it spells hair-raising danger for the Saint
 
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Languages
English (29)
French (5)
Italian (4)
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