WorldCat Identities

Finlay, Frank 1926-2016

Works: 192 works in 525 publications in 10 languages and 12,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Children's films  History  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Narrator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frank Finlay
The Pianist by Roman Polanski( Visual )

122 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Wladyslaw Szpilman, brillant pianiste juif polonais, échappe à la déportation. Contraint de vivre au coeur du ghetto de Varsovie, il en partage les souffrances, les humiliations et les luttes. Il parvient à s'échapper et à se réfugier dans les ruines de la capitale. Un officier allemand va l'aider et lui permettre de survivre."
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
Othello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. Iago is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride
Cromwell by Ken Hughes( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17th century Britain was a hotbed of revolution, treachery and court intrigue. Oliver Cromwell, the fiery ambitious commoner took on the monarchy and changed the course of Western civilization. He and King Charles I fought for absolute rule
The statement by Brian Moore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel and two mysterious hit men
The Molly Maguires by Martin Ritt( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Molly Maguires was a secret society of militant coal miners who battled their exploitation by mine owners with violence, intimidation, and sometimes murder. Based on actual events, this gripping story is a sympathetic and accurate account of the Irish-American miners' struggle
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragic story of how a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall
Station Jim( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man working in a train station befriends a dog that can do amazing tricks. When the Queen of England is set to visit the station, an assassination attempt is put on her. Will the most unlikely of characters save the day?
Count Dracula( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. It is in the Count's castle that Jonathan becomes a prisoner, and discovers Dracula's true nature
The three musketeers by George Sidney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
Prime suspect( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison finds herself searching for Sallie Sturdy, a 14-year-old girl presumed murdered. Facing the hospitalization of her father, descending deeper into alcoholism, and resisting pressure to retire quietly, Tennison vows to bring Sallie's killer to justice before ending her career. She forges a surprising friendship with Penny Philips, Sallie's best friend
King of the wind by Peter Duffell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the Arabian stallion--known as the Godolphin Arabian--brought to England to become one of the founding sires of the Thoroughbred breed-- and the mute Moroccan stable boy who tends him with loyalty and devotion all his life
Maggie Smith at the BBC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bed among the lentils: A dramatic monologue by a jaded, alcoholic wife of a country vicar
Murder by decree by Bob Clark( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson conduct a gruesome and dangerous search through London's squalid east end for the legendary Jack the Ripper. They soon discover that he is no ordinary murderer, but one with influential and determined friends
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

2 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in French and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaft: John Shaft, a private investigator, is hired by a Harlem crime boss to find his kidnapped daughter. During his investigation, Shaft uncovers a Mafia plot to take over a chunk of the Black underworld's uptown territory
Eroica by Simon Cellan Jones( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Period-drama depiction of the private, first performance of Beethoven's "Eroica" symphony at the Lobkowitz Palace in 1805, the momentous musical event that prompted composer Joseph Haydn to remark "Everything is different from today."
Inspector Clouseau( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uptight Scotland Yard inspector is working on a case involving a string of bank robberies. He is not happy when Inspector Closeau steps in to help. The bank robbers make matters more confusing by wearing Closeau masks
Lifeforce( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a space exploration team travels to examine Halley's Comet, they find an alien spacecraft whose occupants carry a deadly secret. Spacelings take over the bodies of the humans and return to earth
Prime suspect( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Approaching retirement, Jane Tennison investigates the murder of a missing girl. But the cracks soon begin to show as Jane struggles with an alcohol problem and the death of her father
Family adventures : 6 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Magical horses, playful primates, heartwarming friendships, incredible journeys"--Container jacket
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Pianist
Alternative Names
Finlay, Francis, 1926-2016

Frank Finlay acteur britannique

Frank Finlay angol színész

Frank Finlay attore inglese

Frank Finlay britischer Schauspieler

Frank Finlay British actor

Frank Finlay britisk skodespelar

Frank Finlay britisk skuespiller

Frank Finlay Brits acteur

Frank Finlay brittisk skådespelare

Финлей, Фрэнк

Фрэнк Финлей

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فرانك فينلاي

فرانك فينلاي ممثل بريطاني

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