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Steiger, Rod 1925-2002

Overview
Works: 609 works in 1,809 publications in 9 languages and 41,668 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Western films  Biographical films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Narrator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Singer, Other, Author, Creator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( visu )
73 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,115 libraries worldwide
A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( visu )
77 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,878 libraries worldwide
Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( visu )
33 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 3,581 libraries worldwide
The classic musical in which a handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( visu )
110 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,063 libraries worldwide
A small town Southern sheriff finds himself in an uneasy alliance with a big-city black homicide detective as they investigate a murder
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( visu )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,889 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Shiloh, Marty risks everything to turn an enemy into a friend, but it's Shiloh that teaches Marty about kindness and forgiveness when he heroically saves the life of the man who mistreated him
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,788 libraries worldwide
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( visu )
25 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( visu )
39 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
33 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
On June 6th, 1944, the Allied invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. Presented in its original black & white version, The Longest Day is a vivid, hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Featuring a stellar international cast, and told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparations, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history. Winner of two 1962 Oscars, the Longest Day ranks as one of Hollywood's truly great war films
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( visu )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Mean, green invaders from the angry red planet attempt to take over the Earth
The Amityville horror by Stuart E Rosenberg( visu )
29 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 876 libraries worldwide
The Long Island colonial house on the river's edge seemed perfect. ..their new house soon becomes a hellish nightmare
End of days by Andrew W Marlowe( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
All hell breaks loose when Arnold Schwarzenegger battles the ultimate evil in this chilling supernatural action thriller
Shiloh 2 : Shiloh season ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Shiloh is settling in nicely with Marty and his family, but Judd Travers continues to make himself a nuisance, drinking and driving, hunting illegally on land belonging to Marty's family, and threatening to take Shiloh back. Now that he's saved Shiloh, kind-hearted Marty wants to save Judd, despite the fact that Judd wants nothing to do with him. Marty and Judd both face, as Doc Wallace says, "the tests of life" for which there are no simple resolutions. Marty confronts a dilemma kids often face alone: deciding when it's right to keep one's word and when the greater good is to break it; distinguishing truth from gossip and learning how gossip can hurt; and finding out that both kindness and cruelty must be learned and can be taught
The chosen by Jeremy Paul Kagan( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers at the time of the Normandy invasion in 1944 are friends but they are divided by the same thing that unites them--their faith. Though both are devout Jews, there's a subtle difference. Danny is an Hasidic Jew, brought up to accept faith blindly by his father--an ultra-orthodox rabbi who rejects the 20th century for the special joys of centuries--old tradition. Reuven, on the other hand, has been brought up by his father who is a secular scholar, to question everything around him
Imaginary witness : Hollywood and the Holocaust by Daniel Anker( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines the American film and television industry's response to the rise of Adolph Hitler and the Nazi persecution of the Jews before, during, and after World War II. Uses film clips, newsreel footage and interviews of filmmakers and Holocaust survivors
Jubal ( visu )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 563 libraries worldwide
In this Shakespearean tale of jealousy and betrayal, a man who is an honorable itinerant cattleman, befriended and hired by a bighearted ranch owner despite his unwillingness to talk about his past. When the new hand becomes the target of the flirtatious attentions of the owner's bored wife and is entrusted by the boss with a foreman's responsibilities, his presence at the ranch starts to rankle his shifty fellow cowhand
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Digitally remastered from original 1955 screenplay starring Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRae
The golden age of television ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The ballad of the sad café by Simon Callow( visu )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Miss Amelia runs the town's only cafe and controls the locals through the careful distribution of her secretly brewed hooch. Her eccentric existence is threatned with the arrival of a dwarf who claims kinship and the reappearance of her rejected husband
The January man by Pat O'Connor( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 libraries worldwide
When there's a strangler on the loose in New York, Nick Starkey is assigned to the case. Within days, he is up to his ears in murder, corruption and comedy
 
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Rod Stajger
Rod Steiger acteur américain
Rod Steiger aktor amerykański
Rod Steiger Amerikaans acteur
Rod Steiger Amerikano nga aktor
Rod Steiger amerikansk skådespelare
Rod Steiger amerikansk skodespelar
Rod Steiger amerikansk skuespiller
Rod Steiger attore statunitense
Rod Steiger US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Steiger, Rodney Stephen 1925-2002
Stieger, Rod 1925-
Stieger, Rod 1925-2002
Ροντ Στάιγκερ
Род Стайгер
Род Стайгър
Род Стајгер
Ռոդ Սթայգեր
רוד סטייגר
راد استایگر بازیگر آمریکایی
رود ستايجر
رود ستايغر
როდ სტაიგერი
로드 스타이거
ロッド・スタイガー
洛·史泰格
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