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Finlay, Frank 1926-2016

Overview
Works: 193 works in 513 publications in 10 languages and 12,075 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Television adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Personal narratives 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Other, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
120 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,670 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 by Charles Dickens( visu )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,916 libraries worldwide
Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
Othello by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 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
Cromwell by Ken Hughes( visu )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 443 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 statement by Brian Moore( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
An escaped Nazi collaborator is the target of an ambitious judge, a scrupulous colonel and two mysterious hit men
The Molly Maguires by Martin Ritt( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 424 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 365 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 358 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
Station Jim ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 339 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 251 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 241 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
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 )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Bed among the lentils: A dramatic monologue by a jaded, alcoholic wife of a country vicar
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 194 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 by Simon Cellan Jones( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 183 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 )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 163 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
Lifeforce ( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 148 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
Family adventures : 6 movie pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
"Magical horses, playful primates, heartwarming friendships, incredible journeys"--Container jacket
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
 
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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
フランク・フィンレー
弗蘭克·芬萊
法蘭克·芬雷
Languages
English (185)
German (18)
Spanish (15)
French (10)
Basque (3)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
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