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Steele, Barbara 1938-

Overview
Works: 200 works in 466 publications in 5 languages and 6,780 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War television programs  Television mini-series  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Producer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Barbara Steele
Publications by Barbara Steele
Most widely held works by Barbara Steele
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( visu )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,818 libraries worldwide
A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff
Herman Wouk's War and remembrance ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Fictional but realistically graphic presentation of events of World War II from December 15, 1941 through July 1943. Counterpoints Captain "Pug" Henry's wartime duties with his crumbling marriage and his romance with a young Englishwoman
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( visu )
28 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 559 libraries worldwide
A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret-- and plunges him into a mightmarish torture devised by a notorious master of the Inquisition
The mask of Satan by Mario Bava( visu )
58 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 457 libraries worldwide
A woman executed as a witch by the Inquisition returns from the grave to seek gruesome revenge on the descendants of those who caused her death
Der junge Törless by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in German and English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Young Törless is to go to boarding school. His experiences there, the merciless torments of the pupils among themselves and the unsatisfactory answers of his teachers make it clear to Törless that good and bad cannot be differentiated in life. The boy leaves the boarding school at his own request after a short while. The incipient social and personal deformation in Musil's novel is skillfully implemented by Schlöndorff in close correspondence with the text but also in a more distant manner
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
House of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive, and she has. She revives, but not without causing much confusion
Pretty baby by Louis Malle( visu )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and German and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Internationally acclaimed director Louis Malle has taken a taboo subject - child prostitution - and has created in Pretty Baby a film of humanity and beauty. E.J. Bellocq (Keith Carradine) is a photographer obsessed with the prostitutes in New Orleans' red-light district. Violet (12-year-old Brooke Shields), a young girl in 1917, bewitches Carradine with her curiosity and naive coquettishness. Malle's level-headed treatment of this controversial theme and exceptional performances by the entire cast (especially Susan Sarandon as Violet's prostitute mother) makes Pretty Baby a must-see for all serious film fans
War and remembrance ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The story of the Henry family as they experience World War II in Europe and the Pacific, depicting the final years of the war and its impact on everyday people
Piranha by Joe Dante( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Mutant piranha escape from a secret research station and head downriver towards a summer camp and a small town's lakeside tourist attraction. A gruff loner and a daffy private eye race against time to try to stop the creatures
Dark shadows the revival ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Passions run red in this timeless horror soap opera about a beautiful governess, Victoria Winters, who arrives at the isolated, coastal mansion of Collinwood to tutor a disturbed child for an accursed family. When she falls in love with Barnabas Collins, a handsome and mysterious heir from England, a series of horrific and inexplicable attacks grips the town of Collinsport
War and remembrance. Bonus material ( visu )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Louis is stricken with a high fever. The assassination plot against Hitler fails. As the Allies advance on the western and eastern fronts, the Germans begin to pull out of a crumbling Theresienstadt. Natalie and Aaron begin a horrifying train journey to the death camp of Auschwitz
Shivers by David Cronenberg( visu )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A bizarre mystery of a deadly disease that causes its victims to perform barbarous acts of violence and perverse sexual behavior. Life is ideal on Starliner Island. The wealthy people who reside in this secluded oasis are surrounded by every possible luxury and converience. It's the atmosphere of easy country living while being in the midst of a large city. Starliner Tower is the showpiece of the island, with its own shops, recreational facilities, and private medical clinic. The residents couldn't be more secure...until it happened! Suddenly, a strange disease is passed from resident to resident gaining virulence with each passing day
The butterfly room ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Ann, a reclusive, elegant lady with an obsession for butterflies, is surprisingly befriended by the eerily beautiful young Alice. Using her seductive innocence, Alice establishes a disturbing mother-daughter relationship with Ann. Lured into her twisted world, Ann soon discovers that she is not the only recipient of the girl's affections
Tales of terror by Roger Corman( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
War and remembrance the final chapter ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Captain Victor "Pug" Henry takes command of the cruiser U.S.S. Northampton after the Pearl Harbor attack. Adolf Hitler continues his assault in Europe. Franklin Delano Roosevelt orders a bombing raid on Japan and meets with Winston Churchill
Fellini : the Sixties by Manoah Bowman( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
"Fellini: The Sixties is a stunning photographic journey through the director's most iconic classics: La Dolce Vita, 81/2, Juliet of the Spirits, and Fellini Satyricon. Carefully selected imagery from the Independent Visions photographic archive, many published here for the first time, illuminate these films as they have never been seen before, and reveal fascinating details of the director's working style and ebullient personality. With more than 150 photographs struck from original negatives, these images spring to life from the page with the depth and quality of the films themselves. Complemented with insightful essays from contemporary writers, Fellini: The Sixties is a true testament to the man and his work, a remarkable compendium of the legendary filmmaker's greatest achievements"--Jacket
Horror do not watch alone : 15 films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Classic horror movies starring the genre's greatest actors in their most chilling and memorable roles
Nightmare castle ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A mad scientist makes his wife and her lover test subjects when he finds out about their affair. But they return from the grave to get revenge for their own murders
Bava ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Operazione paura: The hallucinatory tale of a remote village tormented by the specter of a dead little girl
Caged heat by Jonathan Demme( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Thrown into the penal hell of Connorville, petty criminal Jacqueline must fight against the ruthless inmates, a cruel warden and her depraved staff. Eventually she forms an uneasy friendship with two hardened inmates in search of escape, money and revenge
 
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Alternative Names
Barbara Steele actrice britannique
Barbara Steele attrice britannica
Barbara Steele Britische Filmschauspielerin
Barbara Steele britisk skodespelar
Barbara Steele britisk skuespiller
Barbara Steele Brits actrice
Barbara Steele brittisk skådespelare
Барбара Стийл
Стил, Барбара
ברברה סטיל
バーバラ・スティール
芭芭拉·斯蒂尔
Languages
English (147)
Italian (20)
German (18)
Spanish (11)
French (9)
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