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Howard, Trevor 1916-1988

Overview
Works: 446 works in 1,466 publications in 10 languages and 29,278 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Sources  Naval history  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Romance films  Anecdotes 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Illustrator, Artist, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Trevor Howard
Publications by Trevor Howard
Publications by Trevor Howard, published posthumously.
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Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( visu )
42 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,896 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
132 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,301 libraries worldwide
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
Superman by Richard Donner( visu )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,901 libraries worldwide
A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Memory of the camps ( visu )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
"When allied troops invaded Germany and liberated Nazi death camps at the end of World War II, they found unspeakable horrors that still haunt the world's conscience. In 1945, British and American film crews accompanying the troops liberating the camps captured these atrocities firsthand. The resulting film directed in part by Alfred Hitchcock but never finished, was discovered by Frontline in 1984 in the archives of the Imperial War Museum. Sixty years after the war ended, Frontline now re-broadcasts this powerful memorial in its entirety"--Container
Father Goose ( visu )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a South Seas wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as a sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their headmistress
The Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( visu )
49 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
The story of the aerial combat of WWI, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( visu )
61 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
The time is in the late 1700's and Fletcher Christian leads a mutiny on the high seas against the tyrannical disciplinarian Capt. Bligh when the underfed, overflogged sailors can no longer take the brutality
Noel Coward's Brief encounter ( visu )
12 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in French and English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber
Ryan's daughter by David Lean( visu )
34 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
Brief encounter by David Lean( visu )
95 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Von Ryan's Express by Mark Robson( visu )
39 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 669 libraries worldwide
American combat pilot Col. Joseph Ryan (Sinatra) is shot down over Nazi-controlled Italy and joins U.S. and English WWII troops in a prison camp during the summer of 1943. Given the insulting nickname "Von Ryan" because he initially seems more concerned with surviving than escaping, the colonel eventually leads Allied prisoners, as their new top ranking officer, in a daredevil race for freedom by commandeering an entire German freight train bound for Switzerland, with the Nazis in hot pursuit
A Doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( visu )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and German and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Nora, the "model wife," commits forgery and risks destruction in order to save her husband. But after he rejects her, she leaves her husband and children to begin a new life
Green for danger ( visu )
16 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 523 libraries worldwide
A postman dies on the operating table at a rural English hospital, in the midst of the Nazi blitz. But was his death accidental?
The Count of Monte Cristo by David Greene( visu )
19 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
Shaka Zulu ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Windwalker ( visu )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Lying on his deathbed, the aging Cheyenne warrior, Windwalker, tells his life's story to his small grandchildren. He recounts his years as a young brave, marriage to beautiful Tashina, the blessing of having twin sons born to them, and his anguish at having Tashina die and one of the babies stolen during a raid by Crow warrios
The Charge of the light brigade by Tony Richardson( visu )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A satirical re-telling of tragic events during the Crimean War. "British Captain Nolan is a devoted officer disgusted with his commander, Lord Cardigan. Lord Raglan is a foolish officer with misguided war strategies and a fading memory. Together, they are sent to Turkey in response to a Russian invasion. Driven by arrogance and ineptitude, they send hundreds of cavalry to certain death ..."--Container
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1960 and 1978 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Margaret Leighton plays the fiery-tongued Kate, and Trevor Howard performs as Petruchio, her swaggering husband determined to teach her manners. As other romantic entanglements swirl around Kate and Petruchio, headstrong Kate learns to mind her tongue without losing her wonderful spirit
The Sea wolves the last charge of the Calcutta Light Horse ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
In March of 1943, a group of Boer War veterans is recruited by British intelligence to destroy a Nazi spy ship in the harbor of Goa, India
 
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Howard-Smith, Trevor Wallace, 1916-1988
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