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Crenna, Richard 1927-2003

Overview
Works: 489 works in 1,229 publications in 5 languages and 21,418 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film noir  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Psychological fiction  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Artist, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Richard Crenna
Publications by Richard Crenna
Publications by Richard Crenna, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Crenna
 
Most widely held works by Richard Crenna
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
51 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
A likable, unambitious lawyer and his siren-like lover plot to kill her wealthy husband
Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Wait until dark by Terence Young( visu )
27 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,275 libraries worldwide
Mystery centers around a blind woman terrorized in her apartment by criminals searching for a heroin-stuffed doll which they believe she possesses
The Sand Pebbles by Robert Wise( visu )
29 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
First blood by Ted Kotcheff( visu )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 883 libraries worldwide
A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone
James A. Michener's Centennial ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
Summer rental ( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A stressed-out air traffic controller's family takes a much-needed holiday in Florida and has one misadventure after another
Star! by Robert Wise( visu )
18 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and German and held by 376 libraries worldwide
In a lavish production recalling the golden era of musical theatre, the irrepressible English chorus girl, Gertrude Lawrence, becomes a glamorous, flamboyant and charismatic stage legend and the toast of two continents
The hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
The most valuable submarine in the Russian fleet is the Red October. It's highly skilled commander, confident of his ship's ability to avoid detection, is determined to settle a bitter score with the Russian state
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
The story of a young private in the Union army whose enthusiasm about the glory of battle is compromised by his fear that he will lack the courage needed to fight
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Former renegade pilot Topper Harley (Charlie Sheen) is coaxed out of retirement in a Buddhist temple by a beautiful CIA agent to undertake a do-or-die mission to rescue U.S. hostages in Iraq. Topper and his Hot Shots follow an action-packed trail booby-trapped with spoofs of Apocalypse now and the Rambo movies and filled with famous faces in hilarious cameos
Wrongfully accused ( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Parody of many adventure movies, including the Fugitive, Mission: Impossible, Braveheart, Titanic, Casablanca and others
Alistair MacLean's Breakheart Pass by Tom Gries( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
John Deakin is a secret agent posing as a thief on his way to jail. Boarding a special government train in handcuffs, he begins a terrifying journey that brings him face-to-face with death. Various passengers on an 1873 train across the frozen west to Fort Humboldt turn out to have smuggling and murder in mind
Double solitaire ( visu )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A television production of Robert Anderson's play. Under pressure to reaffirm their marriage vows, two middle-aged people explore their dreams and the direction of their lives
Legendary lighthouses ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A six program series about lighthouses and the places they are located offering viewers an opportunity to rediscover the romance and history of these fabled structures
Stallone Rambo ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
In "First blood", an ex-Green Beret, a peacetime misfit, is haunted by memories of Vietnam. Falling foul of an over-zealous small-town sheriff, all hell is let loose as he goes on the run. In the life or death manhunt that ensues, he will need all his old skills to stay alive and outwit his pursuers--the sheriff and his posse, and more than 200 National Guardsmen. In "Rambo, first blood part II", John Rambo returns to Vietnam to find and rescue a group of American P.O.W's that have been there since the Vietnam War. In "Rambo, III", Rambo battles Russians invading Afghanistan
Rambo III ( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Rambo se recluye en un monasterio budista en Thailandia buscando paz interior, hasta que un amigo le localiza y le pide ayuda para una misión especial. Rambo no acepta en un principio pero finalmente volverá a ser una máquina de guerra por ayudar a su amigo
 
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Alternative Names
Crenna, Richard
Crenna, Richard Donald 1926-2003
Richard Crenna acteur américain
Richard Crenna aktor amerykański
Richard Crenna Amerikaans acteur
Richard Crenna amerikansk skådespelare
Richard Crenna amerikansk skodespelar
Richard Crenna amerikansk skuespiller
Richard Crenna attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Richard Crenna rambo
Richard Crenna US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ρίτσαρντ Κρένα Αμερικανός ηθοποιός
Кренна, Ричард
Ричард Крена
Річард Кренна
ריצ'רד קרנה
ريتشارد كرينا
ریچارد کرنا بازیگر آمریکایی
리처드 크레나
リチャード・クレンナ
理察·克里納
理查德·克里納
Languages
English (208)
German (7)
Spanish (7)
French (2)
Turkish (1)
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