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Naismith, Laurence 1908-1992

Overview
Works: 106 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 10,118 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Christmas films  Historical films  Disaster films  History  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Conductor, Singer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Laurence Naismith
Publications by Laurence Naismith
Publications by Laurence Naismith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Laurence Naismith
 
Most widely held works by Laurence Naismith
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( visu )
20 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
A musical retelling of the rise and fall of England's mythical King Arthur
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Kirk Douglas gives a fierce portrayal as the artist torn between the joyous inspiration of his genius and the dark desperation of his tormented mind
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Miserly Scrooge faces his past demons on Christmas Eve and vows to change his ways
The 300 Spartans by Rudolph Maté( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 libraries worldwide
In the 5th-century B.C., King Leonidas of Sparta has only his 300 bodyguards to stand with him against an invasion by the 60,000 men of the Persian army. Their heroic stand against the invasion gives the other Greek city-states time to organize a large fighting force and ultimately defeat the Persians
A night to remember by Roy Baker( visu )
6 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
In his unforgettable rendering of Walter Lord's book of the same name, the acclaimed British director Roy Ward Baker depicts with sensitivity, awe, and a fine sense of tragedy the Titanic's final hours. Featuring remarkably restrained performances, A Night To Remember is cinema's subtlest, finest dramatization of this monumental twentieth-century catastrophe
Jason and the Argonauts by Don Chaffey( visu )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Jason is a fearless sailor and explorer, who returns to the kingdom of Thessaly after a 20 year voyage to make his rightful claim to the throne. But to do so, Jason must first find the magical Golden Fleece which is guarded by a 100-foot bronze giant, the venomous Hydra, and an army of skeletons
Sink the Bismarck! by Lewis Gilbert( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
The Bismarck was the fabled German battleship of World War II. Traces the "life" of the Bismarck from its launching (courtesy of newsreel footage) through its many battles and narrow escapes, concluding with its far-from-inevitable sinking in the Spring of 1941. The story concentrates on the human element, specifically a British intelligence captain, who has lost his family in the London blitz and thus has a personal reason for seeing the Bismarck blasted from the sea. The captain's tireless efforts are abetted by the love and support of a female naval officer
Greyfriars Bobby by Don Chaffey( visu )
13 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
The remarkable true story of one of Scotland's most beloved and celebrated heroes - a terrier named Bobby! The enduring friendship forged between a tenderhearted shepherd known simply as "Old Jock" and his devoted dog cannot be broken - even by the kindly old man's death
Mogambo by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Victor Marswell runs a big game trapping company in Kenya. Eloise Kelly is ditched there, and an immediate attraction happens between them. Then Mr. and Mrs. Nordley show up for their gorilla documenting safari. Mrs. Nordley is not infatuated with her husband any more, and takes a liking to Marswell
Village of the damned by Wolf Rilla( visu )
9 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Village of the damned: A shocking tale of strange, emotionless children who plot to destroy their small English village
Fall of eagles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
In the 19th century, the major European powers had gone to great lengths to maintain a balance of power throughout Europe, resulting by 1900 in a complex network of political and military alliances throughout the continent. Beginning in 1815, the Holy Alliance between Prussia, Russia, and Austria formalized what had been a strictly familial support network. The House of Habsburg, the House of Hohenzollern, and the House of Romanov had long intermarried, resulting in an incredibly tangled web of relationships, a number of which led back to Queen Victoria of England. These three families influenced the political landscape of Europe, and their personal struggles, tragedies and decisions within these relationships affected Europe to a greater degree than they ever imagined. This miniseries focuses on the leading personalities of these three privileged families, and how they influenced the events that led to WWI
Meredith Willson's Here's love : [the new musical by Meredith Willson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1992 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Here's love : original Broadway cast by Meredith Willson( file )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Richard III ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
The valley of Gwangi ( visu )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and French and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A cowboy captures a prehistoric beast and hits on the idea of putting it on display at a traveling circus. The beast, however, has other ideas
The school for scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A satire of 18th century London society where the appearance of virtue was more important than its possession
The persuaders! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
This premiere collection features the first 13 episodes of the stylish '70s series starring Roger Moore as Lord Brett Sinclair and Tony Curtis as Danny Wilde. Thrown together by a judge who wants a second shot at criminals he's been obliged to let walk, they are The Persuaders!, operating in the name of justice, and on the fringes of the law
Village of the damned ; [and] Children of the damned ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Children of the damned: Six children that no one seems to know where they came from and when a psychologist attempts to find out the future of mankind is placed in jeopardy
 
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Lawrence 1908-1992
Laurence Naismith acteur britannique
Laurence Naismith attore britannico
Laurence Naismith britischer Schauspieler
Laurence Naismith britisk skodespelar
Laurence Naismith britisk skuespiller
Laurence Naismith Brits acteur
Laurence Naismith brittisk skådespelare
Laurentius Naismith
Naismith, Lawrence 1908-1992
Λόρενς Ναϊσμίθ
Лоуренс Нэйсмит
Լոուրենս Նեյսմիթ անգլիացի դերասան
لورنس نیسمیت بازیگر بریتانیایی
ローレンス・ネイスミス
Languages
English (100)
French (4)
German (1)
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