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Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989

Overview
Works: 856 works in 2,635 publications in 5 languages and 34,241 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Poetry  War films  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Author, Commentator, Other, Author of introduction, Costume designer, Compiler, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Anthony Quayle
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

52 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 2,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who unites the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks during World War I
Hamlet by Laurence Olivier( Visual )

41 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,539 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
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

45 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

58 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatized events and legends of the history of Scotland in the eleventh century
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of the great tragedies, focusing on the minds and motives of the assassins Brutus and Cassius
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen German paratroopers are dropped on the coast of England with orders to bring Churchill back to Hitler
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( Visual )

25 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen heads up an amazing cast including Gene Wilder, Tony Randall and Lynn Redgrave, in several hysterical vignettes that spoof the unorthodox joys (and pains!) of sex
Anne of the thousand days ; Mary, Queen of Scots( Visual )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne of the thousand days: Follow King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in one of history's most famous tragic love affairs in the Academy Award winning masterpiece starring Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold
Masada by Boris Sagal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feuilleton historique qui ne lésina pas sur les moyens pour revenir sur la révolte contre l'empire romain des 900 juifs retranchés dans la célèbre forteresse
Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare( Visual )

54 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. Upon the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V)
Anne of the thousand days by Charles Jarrott( Visual )

25 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry VIII of England divorces his first wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir. Instead, he favors the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn. Henry weds Anne and soon she gives him a child. The girl, Elizabeth, is a bitter disappointment to Henry, who desperately wants a male heir. Anne promises Henry a son, but Henry is doubtful. Jane Seymour is at court and Henry's wandering eye has found her. The Queen has her sent away, but, if Anne will bring Jane back to court, the King promises to sign the Act of Succession to insure that Elizabeth will be Queen. Anne's one-thousand-day reign as Queen of England ends with the loss of her head on the block
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Recording )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate love of Antony and Cleopatra overwhelms their judgment, leading them into civil war, defeat, and despair
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play recounts the blind, exiled Oedipus' final days. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die (as that place is to become hallowed ground). Familial interactions also play a key role in the drama
The fall of the Roman Empire( Visual )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Aurelius Antonius, the philosopher-emperor of Rome, summons his empire's governors and princes to his German war headquarters for a Pax Romanus. He confides to his daughter, Lucilla, that his adopted son, Livius, will succeed him instead of his more unstable heir, Commodus. Overhearing this, Cleander, a blind prophet loyal to Commodus, presents Marcus with a poisoned apple. After the funeral, Livius, who does not share Lucilla's ambition for himself or Rome, allows Commodus to proclaim himself emperor. While pestilence ravages Rome, Commodus continues his vain, licentious behavior. He ultimately neglects to deal with all symptoms of unrest and banishing anyone reminding him of his responsibilities
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between them, the dissolute, roguish realist Falstaff and the rebellious idealist Hotspur begin to teach the young Prince Hal to be king
 
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Anthony Quayle

Anthony Quayle acteur britannique

Anthony Quayle ator e diretor britânico

Anthony Quayle attore britannico

Anthony Quayle britischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler sowie Schriftsteller

Anthony Quayle Brits acteur

Anthony Quayle brytyjski aktor

Anthony Quayle English actor and director

Quayle, Anthony, 1913-

Quayle, John A. 1913-1989

Quayle, John Anthony.

Quayle, John Anthony 1913-1989

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