WorldCat Identities

Oakland, Simon

Overview
Works: 78 works in 195 publications in 4 languages and 8,075 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Horror films  Western films  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Oakland
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His new assignment seems routine: protecting a star witness for an important trial. but before the night is out, the witness is killed, and Detective Frank Bullitt won't rest until the shooters, and the kingpin who hired them, are nailed
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested for fatally beating an elderly widow, Barbara Graham, a vagrant prostitute and fast-living party girl, at first goads the police, refusing to answer their questions. But when an alleged accomplice turns state's evidence, Graham insists that she's innocent. Condemned by the press and the public, she is found guilty of murder and sentenced to die in the gas chamber. As her execution draws nearer, Graham desperately attempts to expose the truth and save her life against all odds. The background music is made up in its entirety of progressive jazz
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A love affair is fated for tragedy amidst the vicious rivalry of two street gangs- the Jets and the Sharks. When Jets member Tony falls for Maria, the sister of the Sharks leader, it's more than these two warring gangs can handle. And as mounting tensions rise, a battle to the death ensues and innocent blood is shed in a heartbreaking finale."--Container
On a clear day you can see forever by Burton Lane( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and French and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chain-smoking kooky Daisy consults psychiatrist Chabot to help her stop smoking. Chabot is astonished to learn she has amazing ESP powers and that under hypnosis she reveals her former life as Melinda, an 1840 English coquette
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Kolchak, the night stalker( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Kolchak, reporter for the INS (Independent News Service) encounters the supernatural on his quest for a story
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Emperor of the North by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary depression-era hobo and his young accomplice battle a sadistic railroad worker in a determined bid to hitch a ride
Adventures of a young man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming of age story that chronicles a young man's experiences growing up in the North Woods in the early 20th century, leaving home, and serving in the Red Cross during World War I
The night stalker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darren McGavin portrays crusading reporter Carl Kolchak. In the first episode, Kolchak tries to solve a series of Las Vegas murders. In the second, he's after a killer hiding in Seattle's underground city
Baa baa black sheep( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pappy Boyington is the squadron-leader of the "Black Sheep Squadron", a group of misfit Marine fighter pilots stationed on an island in the Pacific, during World War II. Pappy often needs to intercede in altercations at the base, but everyone seems to pull together when they are assigned missions in the air
Tony Rome( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD
Chato's land( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-breed Apache kills in self defense and then finds himself on the run from a posse determined to see him hang
You are there( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph of Alexander the Great: 324 B.C. When his Macedonian troops revolt, Alexander the Great must decide what course of action is necessary. He analyzes and determine if he should crush the rebellion or yield to the mutiny
Murder, Inc. by Burt Balaban( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the violent burroughs of 1930s New york, gangs spawned by Prohibition have found new work ... as racketeers and contract killers. The most vicious of these is Murder, Inc., the merciless Brownsville, Brooklyn syndicate. As their reign of terror spreads, only one cop has the nerve to methodically track them down, determined to destroy them by any means necessary!
Baa baa black sheep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pappy Boyington is the squadron-leader of the "Black Sheep Squadron", a group of misfit Marine fighter pilots stationed on an island in the Pacific, during World War II. Pappy often needs to intercede in altercations at the base, but everyone seems to pull together when they are assigned missions in the air
Steve McQueen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon: a convict called vows to escape the inescapable Devil's Island
The hunting party by Richard Shepard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nobody steals from Brandt Ruger ... and lives. With a stellar cast led by Oscar winner Gene Hackman (Unforgiven), Emmy winner Candice Bergen ("Murphy Brown") and Oliver Reed (Gladiator), this searing western fires round after round of emotional heat with a torrid frontier love triangle that can only lead to revenge. To cattle baron Brandt Ruger (Hackman), his beautiful wife Melissa (Bergen) is just one of his possessions. So when notorious bandit Frank Calder (Reed) kidnaps Melissa, Ruger isn't concerned about her - he's enraged that someone stole from him. Melissa finds her captor quite kind, but Ruger is organizing a posse to hunt down the pair and recover his property ... dead or alive! "--Container
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrilling adventures of Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue as they coast from town to town in style, driving their Corvette convertible along the often treacherous trail of the iconic Route 66, finding romance and trouble all along the way
 
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I want to live!
Alternative Names
Oakland, Si

Oakland, Si 1915-1983

Simon Oakland acteur américain

Simon Oakland actor estadounidense

Simon Oakland Amerikaans acteur (1915-1983)

Simon Oakland amerikansk skådespelare

Simon Oakland amerikansk skodespelar

Simon Oakland amerikansk skuespiller

Simon Oakland attore cinematografico, attore teatrale e violinista statunitense

Simon Oakland US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Σάιμον Όκλαντ

Саймон Оукленд

سیمون اوکلند بازیگر آمریکایی

サイモン・オークランド

Languages
English (109)

French (3)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
I want to live!West Side StoryOn a clear day you can see foreverThe night stalkerSteve McQueen collection