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Malden, Karl

Works: 553 works in 1,982 publications in 8 languages and 33,776 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Western films  War films  Historical films  History  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Karl Malden
Publications by Karl Malden
Publications by Karl Malden, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Karl Malden
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( visu )
119 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,790 libraries worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
190 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,287 libraries worldwide
Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( visu )
135 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,112 libraries worldwide
Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( visu )
26 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,606 libraries worldwide
A young orphan brings sunshine into the lives of everyone she meets with her optimistic outlook on life
One-eyed Jacks by Marlon Brando( visu )
139 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
Gypsy by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
28 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
The story of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee, her rise to stardom from vaudeville and her volatile relationship with her ambitious mother
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
49 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
Otto Kellar and his wife Alma work as caretaker and housekeeper at a Catholic church in Quebec. While robbing a house where he sometimes works as a gardener, Otto is caught and kills the owner. Racked with guilt he heads back to the church where Father Michael Logan is working late. Otto confesses his crime, but when the police begin to suspect Father Logan he cannot reveal what he has been told in the confession
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
26 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man-- by John Frankenheimer( visu )
39 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Baby doll by Elia Kazan( visu )
58 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Cotton-mill owner Archie Meighan, married to nineteen-year-old "Baby Doll," looks forward to the day his wife turns twenty and will finally allow him to sleep with her. But he has competition in the form of sly business competitor Silva Vacarro, who covets both Archie's cotton mill and his young and beautiful wife
The Cincinnati Kid by Norman Jewison( visu )
26 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A young New Orleans gambler is determined to take the expert crown away from an old man known as the King of Stud Poker. They engage in a non-stop stud poker duel-to-the-death to determine who will be the reigning gambling king
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( visu )
50 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Nevada Smith is a rugged innocent boy born in the 1890's during California's gold rush days to an Indian mother and white father. When he finds his parents have been murdered by vicious killers, he sets out to track them down. While the film is a western, and has plenty of action, it is also a powerful and revealing study of the regeneration of a man, in this case a lone gunslinger who is so blinded by this compulsion that it obscures any other motive for living. Steve McQueen's dynamic presence as Nevada Smith is memorable
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( visu )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500- mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger( visu )
15 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Cop Mark Dixon is already in trouble with his superiors for his brutal tactics when he accidentally kills a murder suspect. To protect himself, he decides to cover it up and pin the killing on a racketeer he hates and knows has committed many crimes like this in the past
The streets of San Francisco ( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
"The acclaimed police drama follows the cases of detective Lt. Mike Stone, a 23-year veteran of the San Francisco Police Department, and his young partner, Inspector Steve Keller. The smooth handsome Keller is the perfect foil for the gruff, trenchcoat-wearing Stone. Yet what they have in common is they both have no patience for criminals!"--Container
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and German and held by 448 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( visu )
10 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
Dead ringer by Lisa Scottoline( visu )
9 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Davis plays estranged twin sisters, Edith who has no money and widow Margaret who has fabulous wealth because she married the man she stole from her sister. When Edith kills Margaret she finds it harder than expected to step into her sisters' life and maintain her masquerade
The gunfighter by Henry King( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
Oscar's greatest moments : 1971 to 1991 ( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
An extraordinary video compilation of the most memorable highlights from twenty-one years of televised Academy Award presentations
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Karl Malden acteur américain
Karl Malden actor american
Karl Malden actor estadounidense
Karl Malden actor estatunidenc
Karl Malden aktor amerykański
Karl Malden American actor
Karl Malden Amerikaans filmacteur
Karl Malden attore statunitense
Karl Malden herec
Karl Malden US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Karl Malden yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Karl Molden
Malden, Carl 1912-2009
Sekulovič, Mladen 1912-2009
Sekulović, Mladen Đorđe 1912-2009
Sekulovich, Malden George 1912-2009
Sekulovich, Mladen
Sekulovich, Mladen 1912-2009
Sekulovich, Mladen George.
Sekulovich, Mladen George 1912-2009
Καρλ Μάλντεν
Карл Малден
Карл Молден
Карл Молдън
Молден, Карл
קארל מולדן
קארל מולדן שחקן אמריקאי
كارل مالدن ممثل أمريكي
کارل مالدن بازیگر آمریکایی
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English (843)
French (44)
Spanish (42)
German (33)
Multiple languages (12)
Italian (5)
Danish (3)
Japanese (1)
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