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Harvey, Laurence

Works: 240 works in 662 publications in 7 languages and 11,132 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Singer, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( visu )
48 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,362 libraries worldwide
A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning that transform Harvey into a human time bomb
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
71 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,933 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,00-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
Butterfield 8 by Daniel Mann( visu )
19 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 814 libraries worldwide
A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax
Darling by John Schlesinger( visu )
29 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 676 libraries worldwide
A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs-- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the television-advertising age
Romeo and Juliet ( visu )
34 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, about a pair of teenagers who fall in love despite a bitter feud raging between their families
Room at the top by Jack Clayton( visu )
36 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and French and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Portrays the story of a young man who moves up the ladder of success by marrying the daughter of a local industrialist, casting aside an older woman he loves
Summer and smoke by Peter Glenville( visu )
12 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 402 libraries worldwide
A spinster's dreams are left behind when the young doctor she loves descends into a seamy nightlife with a sultry vamp
The magic Christian by Joe McGrath( visu )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
"Sir Guy Grand, the richest man in the world, happens upon a young orphan in the park and, on a whim, decides to adopt him. Together they set off on a series of madcap escapades"--Container
I am a camera by Henry Cornelius( visu )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Based in the pre-Nazi Berlin of the 1930's. Into a struggling writer's life comes a madcap chanteuse whose decadent lifestyle and zest for livng effects everyone around her
Oratorio, melodrama by Igor Stravinsky( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 171 libraries worldwide
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The outrage ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A notorious bandit confesses to rape and murder. But when witnesses offer different versions of the crime, the truth becomes more and more elusive
F for fake by Orson Welles( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Experimental film done in a pseudo-documentary style. Deals with lies and artistic charlatanism and centers around a bogus encounter with the artist Pablo Picasso, a Picasso forger, and other famous hoaxes
A walk on the wild side ( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A man searches for his lost love in 1930 New Orleans. He finds her working in a whorehouse and fights to save her
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin( visu )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. However, Wilhelm would rather spend his time dreaming of fairies, elves, knights and princesses
Orson Welles's F for fake ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Trickery. Deceit. Magic. In this free-form documentary, the legendary filmmaker gleefully engages the central preoccupation of his career - the tenuous line between truth and illusion, art and lies
Of human bondage ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A story about a crippled medical student and his agonized and destructive attachment to a vulgar London waitress
Oedipus Rex and, the Flood by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A double bill of music by Igor Stravinsky -- Oedipus Rex, an opera-oratorio defying the traditional structure and music content of opera and the sacred nature of oratorio, live from the Carré Theatre in Amsterdam. The original 1962 recording of The Flood, a work originally conceived for the television medium, is set to a breathtaking range of video effects
Expresso bongo ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A sly, sleazy and unscrupulous music agent, Johnny Jackson, trolls the neon-streaked sidewalks of London's SoHo district in search of fresh meat to exploit. He finds it in a teen-packed coffee bar where a pompadoured rebel is dazzling his peers with his pouty, Presleyish voice and a talent for pounding the skins. Johnny renames the kid "Bongo" Herbert and with the help of his stripper girlfriend guides the potential teen idol to fame
The magnificent seven by Yul Brynner( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Ben Bagley's Noel Coward revisited by Noel Coward( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Laruschka Mischa Skikne.
Skikne, Laruschka Mischa
Skikne, Larushka Mischa
Skikne, Larushka Mischa 1927-1973
Skikne, Larushka Mischa 1928-1973
Skikne, Zvi Mosheh 1928-1973
English (293)
French (15)
German (10)
Spanish (5)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Latin (1)
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