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Rain, Douglas

Overview
Works: 45 works in 120 publications in 4 languages and 3,959 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fantasy films  Documentary films  Action and adventure films  Filmed operas  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Douglas Rain
Publications by Douglas Rain
Most widely held works by Douglas Rain
2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
30 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,896 libraries worldwide
A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
The Stratford, Ontario, Shakespearean Festival Players, speaking through Greek masks, present the tragedy of Oedipus, who, having unwittingly slain his father and unknowingly married his mother, is driven by the plague that has swept through his kingdom to track down the evildoer who has polluted his land and its people
The Russian German war ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Featuring captured film footage, this series looks at what happened between the Russians and the Germans on the Eastern Front during World War II. An average of 17,800 people died on every single day--and the war on this front lasted for 1,400 days. Pitting maniacal tyrant against maniacal tyrant, evil ideology against evil ideology, tens of millions of lives were consumed by the raging hatreds and appalling indignities of the war on the Eastern Front between Russia and Germany
Molie̓re's Tartuffe by Molière( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Presents an English adaptation of the seventeenth-century French comedy in which Orgon, a wealthy Parisian, is duped into offering his fortune and his daughter's hand in marriage to Tartuffe, a swindler posing as a spiritual guide
Fields of sacrifice ( visu )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
A film of dignity and beauty, a memorable tribute to the more than 100 000 Canadians who gave their lives in the service of their country on foreign battlegrounds. The film visits battlefields of the first and second World Wars and cemeteries where servicemen are buried. Filmed from Hong Kong to Sicily, this documentary is designed to show Canadians places they have reason to know but may not be able to visit. (Also produced in an abridged version of 20 min. under the same title, title code: 105C 0164 199; available also with discussion by Donald Brittain in Brittain on Brittain - Program 4: Fields of Sacrifice, Canada at War: Road to Ortona, title code: 111C 0189 187.) (Awards: Columbus; Victoria; Toronto.)
2010 by Peter Hyams( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A joint U.S.-Russian expedition leaves Earth for Jupiter in order to find out what happened to the crew of the ill-fated U.S.S. Discovery. When they arrive, they not only must activate the computer HAL but must also discover the meaning of the giant monolith that is in orbit around Jupiter
Larceny ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
She's alluring, conniving, and she'll do anything to claw her way out of poverty an into the corridors of wealth and power. This fast-paced, colorful adventure is based on the true story of a woman who ruthlessly used her beauty and cinning to acieve the good life. The beautiful daughter of a poor farmer, Betsy Bigley is desperate to improve her situation. She cooks up one scheme after another, hoping to gain entry into high society. From bilking farmers to powerful New York bankers, she works her considerable charm at every opportunity, until an unforeseen twist threatens her greatest con. When she vows revenge, she makes good in a rollicking caper involving a phony gold mine, a showgirl and a lovesick private eye
Love & larceny ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
She's alluring, conniving, and she'll do anything to claw her way out of poverty and into the corridors of wealth and power. This fast-paced, colorful adventure is based on the true story of a woman who ruthlessly used her beauty and cunning to achieve the good life. The beautiful daughter of a poor farmer, Betsy Bigley is desperate to improve her situation. She cooks up one scheme after another, hoping to gain entry into high society. From bilking farmers to powerful New York bankers, she works her considerable charm at every opportunity, until an unforeseen twist threatens her greatest con
Breakout to Berlin ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The debilitating, humiliating defeat at Stalingrad, early in 1943, was the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany. No more stupendous victories, only vicious, blood-spilling defeats. For the final push towards Berlin, Russia assembled an army of unimaginable size and strength--74 armies, 743 divisions, 15,000 tanks, and 15,000 planes. Features captured German and Russian film footage
2001 : do hazaar ek by Journey (Musical group)( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
2001 moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence to the emergence of man as pure thought, somewhere in the future
The man who skied down Everest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Winner of the Academy Award for Best Documentary in 1975, this stirring chronicle tells the tale of Japanese alpinist Yūichirō Miura and his attempt to ski down Mt. Everest in 1970"--Container
Killing ground ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Russia, 1941. The worst winter in 140 years. The tide had turned, and the advantages were now with the Russians. The Germans, in despair, were thrown back, 20 miles, 50, 100, 200 miles. Their generals, in panic, wanted to retreat. An enraged Hitler ordered them to fight to the end. Features captured German and Russian film footage
2001 : odissea nello spazio by Hardy Amies( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Italian and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Nel prologo, un uomo-scimmia, forse influenzato da un monolite nero, scopre che un osso può essere usato come arma di offesa per sottomettere i più deboli. Quattro milioni di anni dopo, nel 2001, per cercare di spiegare cosa si nasconde dietro un immenso monolite nero, scoperto vicino alla base lunare di Clavius, un'astronave, guidata dal sofisticatissimo computer Hal 9000, parte alla volta di Giove con a bordo due astronauti, Frank Poole e David Bowman e tre scienziati ibernati. Ma durante il viaggio il computer si ribella agli ordini e provoca la morte dei tre scienziati e di Poole. Bowman riuscirà a sopravvivere ma per lui l'avventura non è finita. (Mereghetti)
Alice through the looking glass by Keith Thomas( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The politics of fear ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Darkness descended on Eastern Europe when Hitler and his generals, smug and arrogant, in command of the superlative army which had prostrated France and humbled England, looked eastward, supremely confident that they would now easily destroy Russia. Features captured German and Russian film footage
Celebration by Elmer Iseler Singers( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in Latin and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Russian German war ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examines the German attempts to capture Russia during World War II and how Russia retaliated. Features rare German and Russian footage
The Stratford National Theatre of Canada in Moliere's Tartuffe by Molière( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A religious hypocrite insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian family
The Russian German war ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examines the German attempts to capture Russia during World War II and how Russia retaliated. Features rare German and Russian footage
 
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Alternative Names
Douglas Rain attore e doppiatore canadese
Douglas Rain Canadees acteur
Douglas Rain Canadian actor and narrator
Douglas Rain canadisk skuespiller
Douglas Rain kanadensisk skådespelare
Douglas Rain kanadischer Schauspieler
Douglas Rain kanadisk skodespelar
Douglas Rain kanadisk skuespiller
Rain, Douglas James 1928-
Дуглас Рэйн
Дъглас Рейн
داگلاس باران بازیگر کانادایی
ダグラス・レイン
道格拉斯·雷恩
Languages
English (85)
Italian (2)
Latin (1)
Spanish (1)
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