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Finlay, Frank 1926-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 458 publications in 7 languages and 12,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Personal narratives  Biography  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Frank Finlay
Publications by Frank Finlay
Most widely held works by Frank Finlay
The pianist by Roman Polanski( visu )
61 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,454 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
A Christmas carol ( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,188 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 Stuart Burge( visu )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 729 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
Prime suspect ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison finds herself searching for Sallie Sturdy, a fourteen-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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
The statement by Brian Moore( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel, and two mysterious hitmen in this compelling, shocking thriller based on true events
The Molly Maguires ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
James McParlan is an operative working for the Pinkerton Detective Agency, who is hired by a major coal company to infiltrate and expose an underground terrorist organization, the "Molly Maguires". The Mollies operate within the impoverished mining communities of Pennsylvania and are mostly Irish emigrants. McParlan is selected to infiltrate the organization to pose as a new member, but it quickly becomes apparent that the working conditions are truly wretched. The lawman's loyalties become divided between the law and his fellow countrymen
Cromwell by Ken Hughes( visu )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
17th century Britain was a hotbed of revolution, treachery and court intrigue. Oliver Cromwell, the fiery ambitious commoner took on the monarchy and changed the course of Western civilization. He and King Charles I fought for absolute rule
Station Jim ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 347 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?
Prime suspect ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison finds herself searching for Sallie Sturdy, a fourteen-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
Count Dracula by Bram Stoker( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 249 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragic story of how a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Presents John Dexter's production at the National Theatre of Great Britain
The three musketeers by Richard Lester( visu )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and held by 212 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 )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of the Arabian stallion--known as the Godolphin Arabian--brought to England to become one of the founding sires of the Thoroughbred breed-- and the mute Moroccan stable boy who tends him with loyalty and devotion all his life
Maggie Smith at the BBC ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
The merchant of Venice: Shakespeare's comedy in which a young merchant attempts to extricate himself from an onerous contract with a vicious shylock
Murder by decree ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
"Christopher Plummer and James Mason take on the roles of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in this intertaining murder mystery thriller about Jack The Ripper's brutual series of prostitute murders in the 1880's"--Container
Eroica by Simon Jones( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and German and held by 176 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."
Inspector Clouseau ( visu )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 161 libraries worldwide
An uptight Scotland Yard inspector is working on a case involving a string of bank robberies. He is not happy when Inspector Closeau steps in to help. The bank robbers make matters more confusing by wearing Closeau masks
The three musketeers The four musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The Three musketeers: The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others sets off to help save the honor of their Queen
Lifeforce ( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 133 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
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Finlay acteur britannique
Frank Finlay attore inglese
Frank Finlay britischer Schauspieler
Frank Finlay britisk skodespelar
Frank Finlay britisk skuespiller
Frank Finlay brittisk skådespelare
Финлей, Фрэнк
פרנק פינלי
فرانك فينلاي
فرانک فینلی بازیگر بریتانیایی
프랭크 핀레이
フランク・フィンレー
Languages
English (142)
German (14)
French (2)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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