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Baker, Stanley Sir 1928-1976

Works: 212 works in 691 publications in 6 languages and 7,855 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Biographical films  History  Independent films  Epic films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author, Performer, Editor, Other, fmp, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stanley Baker
Most widely held works by Stanley Baker
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British-American epic adventure war film inspired by the Battle of Leros during the Dodecanese Campaign of World War II in which a commando team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor in their midst, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III: Begins by recapitulating the final scene of Henry IV, Part III with Edward IV being crowned king. In the background of the celebration, Richard jealously views the proceedings. Soon afterwards, Edward IV is murdered, drowned in a vat of wine. Richard becomes king and, after proceeding with a succession of intrigues and duplicities, he finds his kingdom in dire peril, set upon by Henry Tudor and mustering a final defense for his realm at the Battle of Bosworth. An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power
Zulu by Cy Endfield( Visual )

98 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and German and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alexander the Great, Greek hero and world-conqueror. Alexander is a man torn by conflict between his teacher, Aristotle, his warrior father and his own ambition
Zulu by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )

26 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stubborn British commander pits his 105 men against an oncoming horde of 4,000 Zulus when he refuses to abandon his outpost
Helen of Troy by John Twist( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad's story of the Trojan War told from the Trojans viewpoint. This epic film from 1956 was directed by Robert Wise. "Arrows rain death. Soldiers clamber up stone walls. Swords clang, fires rage. Yet the waves of combatants storming Troy are repelled. To defeat the undefeatable ultimately requires brains more than brawn. So, feigning retreat, the Greeks offer a gift: a mammoth wooden horse secretly housing their fighting men."--Container
Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy
The cruel sea by Charles Frend( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Ericson and his crew find they are fighting not only the Germans, but the age-old enemy, the sea, in this World War II action drama
Eva by Joseph Losey( Visual )

34 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welsh writer Tyvian Jones (Stanley Baker) seems to have it all, style, an international best-seller, an apartment in Rome, a gorgeous fiancée, but he remains bitter. He meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve
Zorro( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro, the masked avenger, rides again. In this version, he rides in South America instead of California, and once again becomes the hero of the oppressed, as he defeats corrupt politicians and evil law enforcers
Accident by Joseph Losey( Visual )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely Oxford don is frustrated in his attempt to secure the affection of an amoral female student
Sands of the Kalahari( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded in the African wilderness by a plane crash, a disparate group of passengers' worst enemy isn't weather or wild animals but a fellow traveler
Milk to market: forty years of milk marketing by Stanley Baker( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of the legend of Camelot. Return to a time of sweet romance when knighthood was in flower. The newly crowned King of England, Arthur Pendragon, dedicates his reign and the fellowship of the Knights of the Round Table to the ideals of peace, justice and chivalry. The noble knight, Sir Lancelot, and Arthur's Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for one another and their loyalty to Arthur
The criminal by Joseph Losey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member 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
The last days of Sodom and Gomorrah( Visual )

5 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the Old Testament tale of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
The Lone Ranger( Visual )

in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro: Alain Delon plays the masked hero who saves the oppressed people of a small Mexican province from the evil Colonel Huerta Legend of the Lone Ranger: A feature length film about how the Lone Ranger and Tonto got their start bringing justice to the badlands
A lizard in a woman's skin by Lucio Fulci( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol is a respected politician's daughter who experiences a series of vivid, psychedelic nightmares drenched in depraved sex orgies and LSD. Within the confines of her delirious dream state, Carol commits a sickeningly graphic murder and awakens to a real life criminal investigation into the murder of her neighbor -- and all the clues point to her! Did she really do it or is she being framed? Where do her dark dreams end and repulsive reality begin?
Sodom & Gomorrah by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex, torture, and betrayal follow the characters of this striking biblical tale. After Lot leads his people into the sinful cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, he must wait for divine intervention in order to help them escape
Hell is a city by Val Guest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough cop faces the challenge of bringing an old adversary backto jail. The criminal knows he'll hang if he's caught, and will stop at nothing to avoid the long arm of the law
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The guns of Navarone
Alexander the GreatZulu
Alternative Names
Baker, William Stanley

Stanley Baker acteur britannique

Stanley Baker angol színész, filmproducer

Stanley Baker attore cinematografico gallese

Stanley Baker britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler und Filmproduzent

Stanley Baker Brits acteur (1928-1976)

Stanley Baker Welsh actor and film producer

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