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Collinson, Peter 1936-1980

Overview
Works: 71 works in 211 publications in 5 languages and 1,543 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Detective and mystery television programs  War films  Western films  History  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Author, fmd, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Collinson
Up the junction by Nell Dunn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young party girl Polly decides to cast off her affluent Chelsea lifestyle to move to the industrialized ghetto of Battersea. In search of realism, Polly takes a factory job where she befriends sisters Rube and Sylvie and moves into a rundown apartment in the area. She soon discovers the seedier side of life in an impoverished world of crime, desperation and questionable morality, a side of life that everyone but Polly is desperately trying to leave behind
The spiral staircase by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A demented killer stalks the streets, preying on young, handicapped women. A fear choked modernization of the famed 1940 Gothic shocker
The northeast kingdom by Peter Collinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hondo and the Apaches ; The man called Noon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man called Noon (1973): A bounty hunter and a female rancher help a gunfighter who has amnesia. The gunfighter's sole goal is to find the killers who murdered his family
The man called Noon by Louis L'Amour( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bounty hunter and a female rancher help a gunfighter who has amnesia. The gunfighter's sole goal is to find the killers who murdered his family
Fatal assassin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ailing African leader is admitted to a hospital. A male nurse at the hospital kidnaps him, but it turns out that things aren't exactly what they seem to be
The house on Garibaldi Street by Charles W Fries( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true-life political thriller that dramatizes the 1960 capture in Argentina of the Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann, by the Israelis
Innocent bystanders( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Craig, a James Bond like British secret agent, is given one last chance to redeem himself after a failed mission. His supervisor Loomis no longer trusts Craig, so he sends two younger and more ruthless agents to intercept the Russian scientist Craig had been sent to locate. Accompanied by Israeli spy Miriam Loman, Craig must decide if the scientist is to be rescued or eliminated
The message ; Target of an assassin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The message (117 min.): The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam. Target of an assassin (105 min.): An ailing African president is kidnapped by a male nurse, whose plans begin to unravel when an assassin tries to kill the president
The Earthling( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Patrick Foley (Academy Award® winner William Holden, Stalag 17) is a complex man with much on his mind. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, he has returned to his native Australia in order to live out his final days in the peace and quiet of the wilderness. But a chance encounter with Shawn Daley (Golden Globe winner Ricky Schroder, The Champ), a young boy who has just lost his parents in an accident, turns Patrick's whole world upside down. The two lost souls find they have much in common and Patrick decides to mentor the boy in wilderness survival, providing him with life skills that will hold him in good stead. Also featuring Jack Thompson ('Breaker' Morant), Ray Barrett (Don's Party), Pat Evison (Tim), photographed by Don McAlpine (The Dressmaker) and directed by Peter Collinson (The Italian Job), The Earthling is a deeply touching tale of human frailty set against the spectacular Australian outback." -- Jbhifi.com.au
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. North Star: "Kolya, Kurin, Damian, and Marina are Ukraine farmers whose whole way of life is turned upside down when Germany, in disregard of former treaties, takes over the land in an iron-fisted occupation. Many of the enraged farmers take up arms in opposition of the Nazi, heading to the countryside to fight, while the people left behind destroy their crops rather than relinquish them to the German regime"--Container. Submarine base: "It is World War II and the Nazis have just sunk an American ship. The ship's engineer Jim Taggart survives and is rescued by a local fisherman off the coast of South America. Taggart recognizes the fisherman as Joe Morgan, a former New York gangster. Morgan has been living on the island, lying low and staying at a halfway house that also serves as a bar for the island's farmers and traders. Soon Taggart discovers that Morgan has been selling torpedoes to the Nazis but he doesn't know that Morgan has designed the missiles to explode when the German boats go to sea, thus sinking them. Confusion and mayhem result when the Allies and the Nazis question just whom Morgan is working for"--Container. Gung ho!: "A true-life epic that revolves around an exclusive division of the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, made up of only the strongest, fittest, most talented men nicknamed "Carlson's Raiders". They make their raid on Makin Island, resulting in a volatile confrontation that will go down in history"--Container. The sell out: "An action-drama centered on a former CIA operative who grudgingly rejoins the spy-game due to the machinations of his one-time student, a screw up who goes to work for the Soviets. As his job drags him deeper into a dangerous and under-handed world, the student wants out of the agency and out of the U.S.S.R. But the man's choices have made him a target and now both the United States and Russia want him dead, sending their most able hit men to do it"--Container
The sell-out( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The KGB and the CIA have struck a bargain to eliminate former agents who might prove embarrassing to either of their espionage organizations. The chief of the CIA mission in Lebanon names Gabriel Lee as the next agent it wishes to have liquefied. Lee is vacationing in Israel when the assassins fail at their first attempt to kill him and he turns to his former mentor, also a retired agent, for assistance
4 great movies( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catch me a spy: A suspenseful tale of Cold War espionage and diplomatic intrigue, as a woman whose husband is abducted by Communist agents in Bucharest tries to set up another man for a prisoner exchange
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master-minded in the security of a British jail, a daring, mammoth gold bullion raid is successfully carried out in Turin followed by a car chase through the city involving several minis
Diez negritos And then there were one( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diez personas son invitadas un fin de semana a una isla por un misterioso personaje. Cuando dichas personas llegan a la isla, su anfitrión no está en ella, y sí una cinta con una acusación de asesinato y muchas sospechas
The man called Noon ; &, Hondo and the Apaches( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's Ten little Indians( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Agatha Christie mystery that brings together ten total strangers at an isolated desert inn, where a tape-recorded message from their anonymous host accuses them individually of murder and promises punishment. One by one they die until only two are left to face the mysterious killer alone
Un trabajo en Italia by Peter Collison( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la planificación y ejecución de un minucioso golpe, preparado por una banda de ladrones para robar un cargamento de oro en las calles de Turín, creando un gigantesco embotellamiento de tráfico
Agatha Christie And then there were none( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic mystery in which ten people, unknown to one another, are invited to an isolated island where they are killed one by one
Straight on till morning by Tom Ropelewski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Brenda leaves home to find the love her life in London, she has no idea the man she finds is a serial killer
 
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The northeast kingdom
Alternative Names
Collinson, Peter Kenneth 1936-1980

Peter Collinson britischer Filmregisseur

Peter Collinson British film director

Peter Collinson Brits filmregisseur (1936-1980)

Peter Collinson director de cine británico

Peter Collinson réalisateur britannique

Peter Collinson regista britannico

Питер Коллинсон

פיטר קולינסון במאי קולנוע בריטי

پیتر کالینسن (کارگردان فیلم) کارگردان بریتانیایی

콜린슨, 피터

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