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Finlay, Frank 1926-2016

Works: 191 works in 508 publications in 10 languages and 11,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Television adaptations  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Frank Finlay
Publications by Frank Finlay
Publications by Frank Finlay, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Frank Finlay
The Pianist by Roman Polanski( visu )
121 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,662 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( visu )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
At first, miserable, greedy old Scrooge can't tolerate the revelry of Christmas, much less comprehend its meaning. But visits from his former business partner's ghost and three cautionary specters from the past, present and future force the man to soul-search
Othello by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. Iago is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride
The statement by Brian Moore( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel and two mysterious hit men
Cromwell by Ken Hughes( visu )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Der erbitterte Kampf Oliver Cromwells gegen den englischen König Karl I. für Demokratie und Puritanismus, der mit der Hinrichtung des Monarchen endet. Durchschnittlicher Historienfilm in aufwendigem Dekor; dank der ausgezeichneten Darstellerleistungen eine annehmbare Unterhaltung
The Molly Maguires by Martin Ritt( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
The Molly Maguires were a secret society of militant coal miners who battled their exploitation by mine owners with violence, intimidation, and sometimes murder. Based on actual events of the 1870's in Pennsylvania, the story is a sympathetic and accurate account of the Irish-American miner's struggle. Richard Harris plays a detective on undercover assignment for the owners, fighting to win the workers' trust, and finally, fighting his own conscience. Sean Connery is the tough and suspicious leader of the Mollies, who repeatedly tests the newcomer's loyalty
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragic story of how a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall
Prime suspect ( visu )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison finds herself searching for Sallie Sturdy, a 14-year-old girl presumed murdered. Facing the hospitalization of her father, descending deeper into alcoholism, and resisting pressure to retire quietly, Tennison vows to bring Sallie's killer to justice before ending her career. She forges a surprising friendship with Penny Philips, Sallie's best friend
Station Jim ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
A young man working in a train station befriends a dog that can do amazing tricks. When the Queen of England is set to visit the station, an assassination attempt is put on her. Will the most unlikely of characters save the day?
Count Dracula ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. It is in the Count's castle that Jonathan becomes a prisoner, and discovers Dracula's true nature
The three musketeers by George Sidney( visu )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
King of the wind by Peter Duffell( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
In 1727, an Arab colt is born with the signs of the wheat ear and the white spot on his heel: evil and good. And thus begins the life of Sham. He is a gift to the King of France, through a series of adventures with his faithful stable boy, Agba, he becomes the Godolphin Arabian, the founder of one of the greatest thoroughbred racing lines of all time
Maggie Smith at the BBC ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Suddenly last summer: A wealthy Southern matriarch tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end her niece's haunting hallucinations about her son's lurid death
Murder by decree by Bob Clark( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson conduct a gruesome and dangerous search through London's squalid east end for the legendary Jack the Ripper. They soon discover that he is no ordinary murderer, but one with influential and determined friends
Shaft by Gordon Parks( visu )
2 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in French and English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Shaft in Africa: Detective John Shaft is persuaded by diplomats at the United Nations to track down a slave-trading operation. This is the third film in the Shaft series
Eroica ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Period-drama depiction of the private, first performance of Beethoven's "Eroica" symphony at the Lobkowitz Palace in 1805, the momentous musical event that prompted composer Joseph Haydn to remark "Everything is different from today."
Lifeforce ( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 145 libraries worldwide
When a space exploration team travels to examine Halley's Comet, they find an alien spacecraft whose occupants carry a deadly secret. Spacelings take over the bodies of the humans and return to earth
Laurence Olivier presents ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents six works by great 20th century playwrights
Family adventures : 6 movie pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"Magical horses, playful primates, heartwarming friendships, incredible journeys"--Container jacket
The three musketeers ; The four musketeers ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
The Three musketeers: The young ambitious Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris aspiring to join the Musketeers. He meets Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, and faces villains, romance, adventure, and intrigue. To save the honor of the Queen, he and the others set off on a perilous journey. In the end, he proves he is worthy, and joins the Musketeers like his friends
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Alternative Names
Finlay, Francis, 1926-2016
Frank Finlay acteur britannique
Frank Finlay angol színész
Frank Finlay attore inglese
Frank Finlay britischer Schauspieler
Frank Finlay British actor
Frank Finlay britisk skodespelar
Frank Finlay britisk skuespiller
Frank Finlay Brits acteur
Frank Finlay brittisk skådespelare
Финлей, Фрэнк
Фрэнк Финлей
פרנק פינלי
فرانك فينلاي
فرانك فينلاي ممثل بريطاني
فرانک فینلی بازیگر بریتانیایی
프랭크 핀레이
English (180)
German (20)
Spanish (15)
French (10)
Basque (3)
Chinese (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
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