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Steiger, Rod 1925-2002

Works: 438 works in 1,742 publications in 9 languages and 39,547 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Romance films  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Narrator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Singer, Author, Creator, Collector, Other
Classifications: PN1997,
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Doctor Zhivago by Alec Guinness( visu )
76 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,117 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 )
81 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,018 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 )
36 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 3,644 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 )
127 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,080 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 )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,929 libraries worldwide
When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs
The pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( visu )
45 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,378 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 )
35 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Widescreen. Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( visu )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
The Amityville horror by Stuart Rosenberg( visu )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Newlyweds George and Kathy Lutz and their three children move into the house that they hope will be their dream house. Not aware that a murder took place in the house several years back, George and Kathy turn to their family priest Father Delaney who believes the house is haunted and performs an exorcism
The chosen by Jeremy Paul Kagan( visu )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 831 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
End of days by Andrew W Marlowe( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
When a burned-out former New York City cop named Jericho is assigned to security detail for a mysterious and foreboding stranger, Jericho thwarts an assassination attempt. During the ensuing investigation, he and his partner save the life of a beautiful and terrified woman, whose destiny involves death, the devil and the fate of mankind
Imaginary witness Hollywood and the Holocaust by Daniel Anker( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Featuring interviews with Steven Spielberg, Sidney Lumet and other prominent filmmakers and historians, IMAGINARY WITNESS examines Hollywood's attitude towards one of the most horrific events in world history. Using rare newsreel footage as well as gripping clips from over forty films, this award-winning documentary explores how filmmakers and popular culture have portrayed the Holocaust over the past 60 years
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( visu )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Little green men from Mars attack Earth in an attempt to wipe out the human race. Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
Jubal ( visu )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 558 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
Shiloh 2 Shiloh season ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 539 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 hurricane by Norman Jewison( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
The true-life story of boxing champion Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter. Rubin Carter's life is tragically interrupted when he is wrongfully accused of murdering three people. His inspirational struggle for justice eventually leads to his freedom
The golden age of television ( visu )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 506 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
Duck you sucker by Sergio Leone( visu )
65 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 456 libraries worldwide
"Juan Miranda (Steiger) is a cigar-chomping, salt-of-the-earth peasant with a Robin Hood heart. John Mallory (Coburn) is a dynamite-tossing Irish revolutionary who has fled to Mexico to practice his skills. Together, they're a devilishly volatile mix of anti-establishment philosophies and violent tendencies as they attempt to liberate political prisoners, defend their compatriots against a well-equipped militia and risk their lives on a train filled with explosives"--Container
The ballad of the sad café by Simon Callow( visu )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 443 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 threatened with the arrival of a dwarf who claims kinship and the reappearance of her rejected husband
The January man by Pat O'Connor( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and German and held by 425 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 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
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