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Davies, Rupert 1916-1976

Overview
Works: 103 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 2,955 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Puppet television programs  Horror films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PR6062.E33, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Rupert Davies
Publications by Rupert Davies
Publications by Rupert Davies, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Rupert Davies
 
Most widely held works by Rupert Davies
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
A burnt-out British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
War & peace by Anthony Hopkins( visu )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
Waterloo by Sergeĭ Bondarchuk( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Stirring drama of the historic battle between Napoleon and Wellington
Dracula has risen from the grave by Freddie Francis( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
When his castle is exorcised, Dracula plots his revenge against the Monsignor who performed the rites by attempting to make the holy man's young niece his bride
Witchfinder general Matthew Hopkins ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
As the English Civil War rages, witch hunter Matthew Hopkins and his sadistic assistant John Stearne travel from town to town identifying, torturing and killing alleged witches and being paid well for their services. Hopkins' persecution and murder of a priest and sexual blackmail of the priest's niece Sarah leads young Parliamentarian soldier Richard Marshall, Sarah's fiancé, to swear vengeance against him
Hammer horror ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Horror of Dracula (1958): "Christopher Lee as the centuries-old vampire Dracula and Peter Cushing as his implacable foe Van Helsing battle for the souls of Londoners in this retelling of Bram Stoker's novel."--Container
4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Dracula, a centuries-old nobleman damned to an eternal blood-crazed half-life, travels from his native Transylvania to London and to a savage fate. In the decadent nightlife he finds new victims. He also finds Dr. Van Helsing, a brilliant scientist, who becomes Dracula's implacable foe in a bat-and-mouse game of blood-red Gothic gore
Edgar Allan Poe's the oblong box ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Side B. Scream and scream again: Suspicions arise when three corpses are found sucked dry of blood. The search begins for this crazed vampire killer and ultimately leads Scotland Yard to the secret operating theater of Doctor Browning. There, he has perfected a way of taking limbs and organs from various bodies and matching them to form his idea of a super-human
The criminal by Joseph Losey( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Johnny Bannion has spent the last three years in prison devising the biggest robbery of his career. Out of prison, he puts his plans into action. Burying the money in a field, Bannion is arrested before he has a chance to reveal its whereabouts to his gang. After springing from jail they make the fatal mistake of shooting him before he has given them the full story
Zeppelin by Etienne Perier( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in French and English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
A colossal silver airship looms out of the clouds above the English Channel, then is swallowed in a silent mist. This is Germany's Zeppelin, the most feared air weapon of World War I. Lt. Geoffrey Richter-Douglas, a German-born Scot is asked by the British to infiltrate a German zeppelin works. Although he knows he'll be branded as a traitor and mistrusted, he agrees. In what seems like luck, Richter-Douglas is invited aboard a zeppelin trial run, but that luck turns ominous once airborne
Super kids : over 200 incredible ways for kids to save the planet by Sasha Norris( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Vincent Price MGM scream legends collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Witchfinder General: during the Middle Ages, a self-proclaimed "witchfinder" goes from town to town, offering his services to superstitious villagers who pay him to wrench confessions from innocent women. Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett, an adaptation of "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
Matthew Hopkins, witchfinder general Vincent Price collection disc of horrors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Witchfinder general: "As superstition and fear sweep the Middle Ages, an educated rogue named Hopkins wanders from town to town proclaiming to be an official witchfinder. Town leaders pay him to accuse and then execute - usually innocent - suspects. But when a brave soldier returns home to find his sweetheart on the rack, ready to burn, Hopkins realizes he may have whacked his last witch."--Container
War & peace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
War & peace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
War & peace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
War & peace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
War & peace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
Joe 90 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Joe McClaine is a 9-year-old boy whose adoptive father has developed a method of transferring specialist "brain patterns", and hence skills, into his son's mind. As a result, Joe is able to become a test pilot, brain surgeon, etc, as needed. Combined with his innocent appearance, he becomes an agent for the World Intelligence Network
Witchfinder general Vincent Price collection disc of horrors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Witchfinder General: during the Middle Ages, a self-proclaimed "witchfinder" goes from town to town, offering his services to superstitious villagers who pay him to wrench confessions from innocent women. Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett, an adaptation of "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
 
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English (47)
French (1)
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