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Perkins, Anthony 1932-1992

Overview
Works: 449 works in 1,388 publications in 10 languages and 20,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Legal drama  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Singer, Costume designer, Other, Artist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Anthony Perkins
Publications by Anthony Perkins
Publications by Anthony Perkins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Anthony Perkins
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
168 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,050 libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( visu )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
"The story of a group of flyers in the Mediterranean in 1944"--Excerpted from case
On the beach by Nevil Shute( visu )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise
The Trial by Orson Welles( visu )
94 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
A symbolistic study of the tyranny of modern social systems. Portrays the experiences of a young man who is mysteriously arrested by agents of the police for an unspecific crime and is prepared for questioning and trial
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Robert Bloch( visu )
27 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's alimony high payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( visu )
9 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 950 libraries worldwide
A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
The black hole by Jeb Rosebrook( visu )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Scientists are all aboard an Earth discovery vessel on a fruitless search for life in space when they encounter a lost spaceship perched on the event horizon of the universe's most powerful phenomenon, a black hole
Is Paris burning? by René Clément( visu )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
The life and times of Judge Roy Bean by Paul Newman( visu )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Roy Bean is a self-made man and saloon-keeper who proclaims himself the law west of the Pecos River, and becomes known as the "Hanging Judge," though he wasn't a judge at all. He writes admiring letters to actress Lily Langtry and makes his own kind of frontier justice in Texas
Psycho II by Richard Franklin( visu )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Out of the asylum after 22 years, murderer Norman Bates comes home and again hears Mother
Mahogany ( visu )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( visu )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
A train full of suspects and one murder victim travels from Istanbul to Calais
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill( visu )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life
Victor Hugo's Les miserables ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Unemployed woodworker Jean Valjean steals a loaf of bread to feed his sister and her children, but is caught and sentenced to five years in prison. He escapes, and is pursued relentlessly by fanatical Inspector Javert. Hugo's novel expresses his humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms ( visu )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life
The tin star by Anthony Mann( visu )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Taciturn marshal-turned-bounty hunter Morg Hickman rides into a small town where new sheriff Ben Owens is the sole representative of the law. Sensing that the boy could use some seasoning, Hickman makes it his mission to teach the sheriff how to protect himself against the criminal element. The older Hickman and the younger Owens find they are kindred spirits in their dedication. Using the lessons learned, Owens proves his worth by taking on the town hothead
The Matchmaker by Joseph Anthony( visu )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Dolly Levi is a crafty turn-of-the-century marriage broker who's determined to land a wealthy client--for herself!
Victor Hugo's Les Miserables by Victor Hugo( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Hugo's story of escaped convict Jean Valjean, who is aided by a good bishop and pursued relentlessly by the fanatical Inspector Javert, expresses the author's humanitarian interest in the suffering of the common people
Fear strikes out ( visu )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness. Based on the true story
Evening primrose ( visu )
4 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Unable to cope with the pressures of the outside world, a poet hides inside a locked department store. But as night falls, he discovers a group of hermits who've been living there for years. Among them is Ella, a frightened girl who desperately wants to leave
 
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Perkins, Anthony
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Perkins, Tony 1932-1992
Tony Perkins
Languages
English (442)
German (31)
Italian (4)
French (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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