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Steiner, John 1941-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 104 publications in 4 languages and 1,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Horror films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
Publication Timeline
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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 )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Directed by Peter Brook and based on the TonyÂ(r) Award-winning play by Peter Weiss, this spellbinding tale of 'slashing power and disturbance (The Film Daily) bristles with the riveting energy and excellent (Variety) performances by the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company, including Ian Richardson and Patrick Magee. Brimming with raving lunatics, crackling whips, catatonicseizuresand even musical interludesMarat/Sade is an exciting, overwhelming [and] stunning tour de force (Boxoffice)! When notorious social criticand inmate of Charenton's asylum for the insanethe Marquis de Sade (Magee), stages a play about the murder of the French Revolution's Jean-Paul Marat, the production takes on an alarming life of its own. And as tempers flare,arguments rage and chaos engulfs both the sane and the mad, the inmates finally turn against their keepersin a brilliant, breathtaking and completely bizarre conclusion'that will leave you raving for more! "--
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
Sinbad of the seven seas( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and French and held by 53 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
A dangerous summer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night of the sharks: A shark hunter is pursued by members of the mob, who have murdered his brother
Rappresaglia by George P Cosmatos( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Italian and held by 47 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
Night of the sharks( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horror-adventure film set in Cancun, Mexico and centers upon a gigantic one-eyed shark, a sunken ship, diamonds, and murder
Yor the hunter from the future( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 20 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
Tenebre by Dario Argento( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 14 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
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
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
White Fang( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White Fang risks his life to protect a young boy when a corrupt businessman tries to take over the gold-mining town of Dawson City
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
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?
Fire alive! by John Steiner( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 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
Flipspace : Astraeus event missions 1-3 by John Steiner( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FLIGHT OF THE MOCKINGBIRD. Flipspace 1. Training for the ISS Mockingbird, Colonel Sumitra Ramachandra and Major Lamarr Fitch find that they're being deployed before certification. The ISS Astraeus, an International Space Organization vessel fails to transmit its latest exploration report in the Gliese 667 System twenty-two light-years away. Colonel Ramachandra learns that the Mockingbird she commands was built for more than intra-solar operation. Three people with complicated and enigmatic backgrounds are added to her crew roster just before launch.BRANCHING OUT. Flipspace 2. The ISS Mockingbird is ordered to Kepler 22 to check up on a re search outpost set up by the Astraeus. Colonel Ramachandra and her crew discover on the planet, Kepler 22B a form of life that doesn't need ships to travel through space. Also present is a base established by Remote Space Conglomerated Industries. Their operations put profit before the concerns of the indigenous life. An unauthorized distress call originates from the RSCI base. Colonel Rama must risk breaching their air defenses to comply with international conventions and save lives.SOL-SIDE UP. Flipspace 3. On completion of two missions, the crew of the Mockingbird returns to Earth for Grav Leave. Not everyone welcomes them back as intrepid explorers and peacekeepers. Colonel Ramachandra becomes the target of a kidnapping plot, and the abductors' motives aren't clear. Major Lamarr Fitch struggles with the responsibilities of filling in. He must organize the ship's crew to get Colonel Rama back. Captain Malcolm O'Connell confronts his past and the legacy of being a reincarnated Xerces Protocol patient
Barer of the Ghost Nation by John Steiner( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shattered by hard economic times St. Louis lays atop an older city whose people died out centuries ago, save for Wanniukaga who wanders its urban decay to this day. Locked in a struggle to preserve his people's traditions and adapt to accelerating change the healer must balance his many personalities. Two homeless teenagers befriend and help Wanniukaga through difficult times against other vampires responsible for the death of his people, evade religiously motivated amateur vampire slayers and confront a hardhearted Squad Five operator stepping outside the rules of his unit
Flipspace : branching out by John Steiner( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ISS Mockingbird is ordered to Kepler 22 to check up on a research outpost set up by the Astraeus. Colonel Ramachandra and her crew discover on the planet, Kepler 22B a form of life that doesn't need ships to travel through space. Also present is a base established by Remote Space Conglomerated Industries. Their operations put profit before the concerns of the indigenous life. An unauthorized distress call originates from the RSCI base. Colonel Rama must risk breaching their air defenses to comply with international conventions and save lives
Flipspace : flight of the mockingbird by John Steiner( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Training for the ISS Mockingbird, Colonel Sumitra Ramachandra and Major Lamarr Fitch find that they're being deployed before certification. The ISS Astraeus, an International Space Organization vessel fails to transmit its latest exploration report in the Gliese 667 System twenty-two light-years away. Colonel Ramachandra learns that the Mockingbird she commands was built for more than intra-solar operation. Three people with complicated and enigmatic backgrounds are added to her crew roster just before launch
Tampered tales by John Steiner( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 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
 
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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
Alternative Names
John Steiner (acteur) acteur britannique

John Steiner attore britannico

John Steiner britischer Schauspieler

John Steiner britisk skodespelar

John Steiner britisk skuespiller

John Steiner brittisk skdespelare

约翰斯坦勒 英国演员

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