WorldCat Identities

Barker, Lex 1919-1973

Overview
Works: 295 works in 441 publications in 3 languages and 4,194 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Creator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lex Barker
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcello Rubini, a frustrated 'serious' writer, does tabloid journalism to make ends meet. He spends every evening in Via Veneto awaiting the next scandal, party invitation, or sexual proposition. From an enigmatic woman named Maddalena, to wealthy intellectual Steiner's penthouse, to a famous actress named Sylvia, Marcello finds himself caught up in the carnival spectacle of nightlife and its fleeting happiness. The empty evenings seem to weave together, a decadent rhythm punctuated only by the regret of the following morning. Marcello is consumed by self-doubt and unable to enjoy the success he has, and so stumbles on, dreaming of attaining the elusive sweet life
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A police captain (Young) methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier (Ryan) with a rabid hatred of Jews
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita by Federico Fellini( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Italian and German and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biggest hit from the most popular Italian filmmaker of all time, the film rocketed Federico Fellini to international mainstream success, ironically, by offering a damning critique of the culture of stardom. A look at the darkness beneath the seductive lifestyles of Rome's rich and glamorous; the film follows a notorious celebrity journalist during a hectic week spent on the peripheries of the spotlight
The man behind the gun Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
Away all boats! ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Hawks, a non-nonsense U.S. Navy man, is determined to whip his untested attack transport and raw recruits into a seasoned fighting machine
The Dr. Mabuse collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ultimate criminal mastermind is on the loose
The Dr. Mabuse collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The invisible Dr. Mabuse: A beautiful dancer is terrorized by an invisible man. FBI agent Joe Como is out to get the killer of a fellow agent. At the heart of the mystery is "Operation X," an invention that could give almost unlimited power to whoever possesses it
Classic American Indian movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sitting Bull leads his tribe to victory at Little Bighorn, but is forced into a personal showdown with General Grant. In Cry Blood, Apache, a group of sadistic cowboys kills Indians while searching for gold. In Battles of Chief Pontiac, a peace initiative from the British is overruled by an Army commander, and retribution follows
Tales of tomorrow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen episodes of the television program "Tales of Tomorrow", featuring stories of the strange and unusual
The Dr. Mabuse collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The return of Dr. Mabuse: A series of crimes and killings sets Inspector Lohmann and FBI agent Joe Como on a trail of danger as they attempt to foil the plans of the diabolical Dr. Mabuse, a man believed to be long dead
Edgar Rice Burrough's Tarzan and the she-devil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His home-sweet-jungle-home is a smoldering ruin, Jane is missing and presumed dead, and a distraught Tarzan, overwhelmed and powerless, is ultimately taken captive. Ungawa!
Tarzan's peril ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The arrival of gunrunners in the jungle can mean only one thing for Tarzan: trouble, and plenty of it! Armed with rifles acquired in exchange for gems, the warlike Yorongan people overwhelm the proud, peaceful Ashuba tribe and its beloved queen
The great American Western ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against a crooked sky: When the eldest daughter of a family of settlers is kidnapped, her brother, a game trapper, becomes fixated on saving her from the enigmatic Native American tribe who has captured her
Tarzan's magic fountain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twenty years ago, an aviatrix went missing in the African jungle. Now she has emerged, her beauty untouched by time. Tarzan knows her secret. She has sipped from the Fountain of Youth. And he knows that greedy outsiders will exploit the fountain - unless he can keep them from discovering it."--Container
Tarzan and the slave girl by Lee Sholem( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribe of lion-worshippers called the Lionians seek to repopulate its numbers by kidnapping women as slave-brides. Among those kidnapped: Tarzan's Jane!
Tarzan's savage fury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A safari headed by a relative of Tarzan comes to the jungle in search of the ape man. Actually diamond thieves, they trick Tarzan into being their guide
Battles of Chief Pontiac ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The struggle for land between American Indians and the white settlers explodes when the ruthless Hessian Colonel Von Weber declares that all Native Americans must be slaughtered. The commander attacks Chief Pontiac's people, burning their villages, murdering women and children. Pontiac retaliates by kidnapping white women as his tribe prepares for war. A lieutenant sympathetic to the Indians convinces them to release the captives and negotiate a truce with the Redcoats. Hopes for peace are dashed when Von Weber enacts a grisly plan to infect the natives with smallpox. With their people in agony and their homelands doomed, nothing can stop the furious revenge of Chief Pontiac and his braves, who prepare a horrific fate for the bloodthirsty colonel. Shot on location in South Dakota, "Battles of Chief Pontiac" draws its tale from one of the most harrowing times in American history. It stars Lex Barker (best known for his role as Tarzan) and Lon Chaney, who considered the role of the chief as a personal favorite throughout his long and varied career
Karl May DVD collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winnetou 1. Teil: Winnetou dedicates himself to halting the activities of gold raiders in Apache territory
Winnetou : the complete collection ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in German and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the railroad pushes west through Apache homelands, a company troubleshooter tries to win the Indians over. Following much bloodshed, he and one of the Apache people, Winnetou, fight a duel which results in their becoming blood brothers
 
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Alternative Names
Barker, Alex 1919-1973
Barker, Alexander C. 1919-1973
Barker, Alexander Crichlow 1919-1973
Barker, Lex.
Languages
English (33)
German (12)
Italian (6)
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