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Sylvester, William 1922-1995

Overview
Works: 48 works in 148 publications in 4 languages and 4,572 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Monster films  Vampire films  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about William Sylvester
Publications by William Sylvester
Publications by William Sylvester, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Sylvester
 
Most widely held works by William Sylvester
2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
56 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,255 libraries worldwide
Mankind finds a mysterious artifact buried on the moon and with the intelligent computer HAL 9000, sets off on a quest to Jupiter
Mystery science theater 3000 by Eugene Lourié( visu )
20 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Enterprising Joe and Sam capture a 65-foot monster and bring it to London as a seaside carnival attraction. This proves to be a major mistake when Gorgo's mother comes in search of her baby and trashes London
Devil doll ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
There is something very strange about The Great Vorelli's too lifelike dummy, Hugo. Then, Vorelli becomes obsessed with a woman and her boyfriend suspects that there is something evil, not just strange, with Vorelli and Hugo
Hammer film noir double feature ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Unholy four. "Someone knocked a man out and left him for dead during a fishing trip in Portugal. That someone is either his fetching wife or two business partners, all sporting guilty faces after his unexpected return. Two more murders and a frame-up befall the quartet before an inspector closes the case."--Container
Devils of darkness ( visu )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
While on holiday in rural Brittany, Paul and Karin meet the mysterious Arman, a seemingly suave and sophisticated French aristocrat. When two of his friends die mysteriously and Karin is suddenly kidnapped, it's up to Paul to expose Arman for who he really is - Count Sinistre, the vampire leader of a stanic cult. A cult that specialized in human sacrifices
2001, una odisea del espacio = 2001, a space odyssey ( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
2001 moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence to the emergence of man as pure thought, somewhere in the future
2001 [deux mille un] l'odyssée de l'espace by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in French and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
2001: L'Odyssée de l'espace ... --Conteneur
Devils of darkness : Witchcraft ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Devils of darkness: While on holiday in rural Brittany, Paul and Karin meet the mysterious Arman, a seemingly suave and sophisticated French aristocrat. When two of his friends die mysteriously and Karin is suddenly kidnapped, it's up to Paul to expose Arman for who he really is - Count Sinistre, the vampire leader of a satanic cult. A cult that specialized in human sacrifices
Triple feature : Stanley Kubrick's 2001: a space odyssey : Stanley Kubrick's A clockwork orange : Stanley Kubrick's The shining ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Three masterpieces directed by influential filmmaker Stanley Kubrick
2001 : una odisea del espacio by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Hace millones de años, en los albores del nacimiento del "homo sapiens", unos simios descubren un monolito que les lleva a un estadio de inteligencia superior. Otro monolito vuelve a aparecer, millones de años después, enterrado en una luna, lo que provoca el interés de los científicos humanos. Por último, HAL 9000, una máquina de inteligencia artificial, es la encargada de todos los sistemas de una nave espacial tripulada durante una misión de la NASA
Stanley Kubrick, limited edition collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Clockwork orange: Apprehended by the police, Alex is tried, sentenced, and sent to prison for 14 years. Two years into his sentence, he signs up for the Ludovico Treatment and is released as cured
Danger man ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
John Drake has to find a double for an American who has been accused of espionage and is kept a prisoner in the American Embassy in a Caribbean city. A noted concert pianist is chosen to exchange identities with the prisoner
The Saint ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The Saint goes to the help of a girl who is resisting a man's advances in Venice-and plunges headlong into the world of racketeering gangsters, intrigue, and a vicious revenge plot
Stanley Kubrick, the masterpiece collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The shining: From a script he co-adapted from the Stephen King novel, Kubrick melds vivid performances, menacing settings, dreamlike tracking shots and shock after shock into a milestone of the macabre. "The Shining" is the director's epic tale of a man in a snowbound hotel descending into murderous delusions. In a signature role, Jack Nicholson ("Heeeere's Johnny!") stars as Jack Torrance, who's come to the elegant, isolated Overlook Hotel as off-season caretaker with his wife (Shelley Duvall) and son (Danny Lloyd)
The unholy four ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Race for life: An idol of auto-racing fans attempts a comeback after serving in the Air Force. When his former rival lies dying in the hospital, he must decide whether to continue in the Grand Prix or make peace with his adversary
2001 : odissea nello spazio by Hardy Amies( visu )
2 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in Italian and held by 4 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)
Postmark for danger ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
When a journalist and his girlfriend get into a suspicious car accident, he is killed, but she returns to get the killers
The yellow balloon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Two boys playing in the streets of a bomb-damaged London neighborhood argue over a yellow balloon, and a tragic accident occurs which sees one boy fall to his death. His friend, Frankie, is guilt-ridden, and falls prey to an unscrupulous crook who wishes to exploit the child to his own ends"--Container
2010 : L'année du premier contact ( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Stanley Kubrick's 2001 : a space odyssey ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
From ape to modern space scientist, mankind has striven to reach the unattainable, the emergence of man as pure thought
 
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Alternative Names
William Sylvester acteur américain
William Sylvester actor estadounidense
William Sylvester americký herec
William Sylvester Amerikaans acteur (1922-1995)
William Sylvester amerikansk skådespelare
William Sylvester amerikansk skodespelar
William Sylvester amerikansk skuespiller
William Sylvester attore statunitense
William Sylvester US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Сильвестер, Уильям
ویلیام سیلوستر بازیگر آمریکایی
ウィリアム・シルベスター
威廉·希尔维斯特
Languages
English (98)
Spanish (12)
French (7)
Italian (2)
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