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Basehart, Richard 1914-1984

Overview
Works: 504 works in 1,281 publications in 10 languages and 17,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Survival films  Road films  Dystopian films  Apocalyptic films  Circus films  Documentary television programs  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Commentator, Singer, Host, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Basehart
Publications by Richard Basehart
Publications by Richard Basehart, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Basehart
 
Most widely held works by Richard Basehart
The Road by Federico Fellini( visu )
165 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,393 libraries worldwide
"There has never been a face quite like that of Giulietta Masina. Her husband, the legendary Federico Fellini, directs her as Gelsomina in La Strada, the film that launched them both to international stardom. Gelsomina is sold by her mother into the employ of Zampano (Anthony Quinn), a brutal strongman in a traveling circus. When Zampano encounters an old rival in highwire artist the Fool (Richard Basehart), his fury is provoked to its breaking point. With La Strada, Fellini left behind the familiar signposts of Italian neorealism for a poetic fable of love and cruelty, evoking brilliant performances and winning the hearts of audiences and critics worldwide."--Container
Being there by Hal Ashby( visu )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,921 libraries worldwide
Circumstances propel a feeble-minded gardener, whose entire knowledge of life comes from watching television, into becoming adviser to the president of the United States and a powerful but dying tycoon
Egypt : quest for eternity by Miriam Birch( visu )
20 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 1,098 libraries worldwide
"The river Nile gave birth to one of history's great civilizations. Through the centuries, the ancient Egyptians created and constructed the most glorius monuments the world has ever seen."--Container
Andersonville Trial by Avid home entertainment( visu )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Explores the moral dilemma of responsibility for the prison camp in Andersonville, Ga., where 14,000 Union soldiers lost their lives during the Civil War
Hans Brinker by Bill Manhoff( visu )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
A Dutch boy and his sister, whose father is injured and cannot remember where he hid the family's money, work to not only save their father's life, but attempt to compete in an upcoming skating contest which has a first prize a pair of silver skates
Vietnam, 1945-1975 : the ten thousand day war ( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of United States involvement in Vietnam
He walked by night by Alfred L Werker( visu )
42 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Film noir semi-documentary style treatment based on an actual Los Angeles Police Department case. A cop killer manages to elude detection by intercepting police radio calls and by altering his appearance. Evidence points to an alienated electronics expert
Il bidone = The swindle by Federico Fellini( visu )
62 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Story of three small-time Italian scam artists and the manner in which they go about ripping off their poor and trusting victims
The brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( visu )
7 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Fyodor Karamazov is the wealthy father of four grown sons: Dmitri, an elegant officer, always broke and at odds with his father; Ivan, the intellectual; pious Alexe; and half-brother Smerdyakov. Tensions erupt to a murderous end when libertine father and romantic son find themselves vying for the affections of the same woman, the wild Grushenka. Finding themselves adrift without the dark anchor that held them together, the four brothers must now find peace, each in their own way
Giotto and the pre-Renaissance ( visu )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Deals with the works of the artist Giotto, contrasting the his innovations with the hieratic mood of his predecessors. Shows the major cycles of his frescoes, including those at the Upper and Lower Church of San Francesco, Assisi, the Scrovegni family Arena Chapel in Padua, and St. Croce in Florence
The twilight zone ( visu )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Decision before dawn ( visu )
10 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 248 libraries worldwide
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
The house on Telegraph Hill by Robert Wise( visu )
8 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
"Victoria Kowelska is tortured in a concentration camp during the final days of World War II, and her family in Poland is slaughtered. Her best friend, Karin, who is ill, hopes to recover and make it to San Francisco, where a wealthy aunt is taking care of her son. But when Karin dies and the camp is liberated, Victoria exchanges identity papers with the dead woman, thereby gaining a new identity and family. After five years in relocation camps, Victoria finally gets to America, only to learn that Karin's aunt has recently died, and her nephew is in charge of the estate and Karin's son."--Booklet
Where danger lives by John Farrow( visu )
10 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Where danger lives: Jeff Cameron, a young intern at the beginning of his career, who links his destiny to that of a patient who is brought to the hospital after a suicide attempt. Jeff dumps the secure, rather plain nurse Julie, for the passionate but perplexing Margo. Confused and caught up in Margo's deceptions, Jeff loses his sense of reality and finds himself fleeing with her for the Mexican border
Fixed bayonets! ( visu )
11 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
A corporal must take responsibility for an entire platoon during the Korean War, as each one of his commanding officers is killed
Voyage to the bottom of the sea by Richard Basehart( visu )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The crew of the SSRN Seaview has been sent on a mission to discover the secrets of the ocean. However, their scientific work is often interrupted by monsters, evil scientists, spies and more
Chato's land ( visu )
9 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and German and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A half-breed Apache kills in self defense and then finds himself on the run from a posse determined to see him hang
Portrait in black ; Madame X ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
 
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Basehart, John Richard 1914-1984
Baseheart, Richard 1914-1984
Richard Basehart acteur américain
Richard Basehart actor
Richard Basehart Amerikaans acteur (1914-1984)
Richard Basehart amerikai színész
Richard Basehart amerikanesche Schauspiller
Richard Basehart amerikansk skådespelare
Richard Basehart amerikansk skodespelar
Richard Basehart amerikansk skuespiller
Richard Basehart attore statunitense
Richard Basehart US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
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Languages
English (215)
Italian (142)
German (43)
French (12)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Hebrew (1)
Catalan (1)
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