WorldCat Identities

Brynner, Yul

Overview
Works: 190 works in 1,079 publications in 8 languages and 26,069 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Western films  Musical films  Religious films  Bible films  History  Musicals  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Author of introduction, Singer, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Yul Brynner
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

77 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and German and held by 3,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Moses
The King and I by Walter Lang( Visual )

126 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[B]ased on the true story of Anna Leonowens, an English widow who comes to Bangkok in the 1860s to serve as governess to the many children of the King of Siam ... [T]he King is a magnetic and unforgettable figure. When Anna and the King get to know each other, it is mutual respect -- and the surprising lessons they learn from each other -- that leads to one of the most unusual and spellbinding friendships in musical history."--Container
Westworld by Michael Douglas( Visual )

56 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story of a technological paradise suddenly turned nightmare is a genuine shocker. For $1,000 a day, vacationers can indulge whims at the "theme park" called Westworld where the gunhands and dance-hall girls are all robots programmed to serve the guests' violent and lustful fantasies--until something goes wrong with their circuitry
To the actor : on the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and French and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors provides simple and practical methods to train actors to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

24 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in English and French and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the edict that condemed all first-born Hebrew males, Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri. He also gains the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt, Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him
Broadway's lost treasures( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1967 and 1986
Anastasia( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

57 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using lush orchestrations, this new production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic aims to set a new standard for this iconic musical. Features five-time Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara and Academy Award nominee Ken Watanabe
The brothers Karamazov by Richard Brooks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fyodor Karamazov is the wealthy father of four grown sons: Dmitri, an elegant officer, always broke and at odds with his father; Ivan, the intellectual; pious Alexey; and half-brother Smerdyakov. Tensions erupt to a murderous end when libertine father and romantic son find themselves vying for the affections of the same woman, the wild Grushenka. Finding themselves adrift without the dark anchor that held them together, the four brothers must now find peace, each in their own way
Return of the magnificent seven by Yul Brynner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brynner leads his band of gunslingers to rescue a poor Mexican village from the vicious outlaws who have been terrorizing the inhabitants
Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King and I : original motion picture soundtrack by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

3 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film soundtrack is easily distinguished from the Broadway version by the expanded orchestrations played by the large studio orchestra
Cast a giant shadow by Mirisch Corporation( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and German and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part fact, part fiction, Cast a Giant Shadow powerfully dramatizes Israel's heroic 1947-48 struggle for independence. Both realistic war story and passionate romance, the film centers on the legendary David "Mickey" Marcus, whose motto was 'life isn't a spectator sport, you've just got to get involved.' Kirk Douglas gives a strong, compassionate performance as Marcus, an American Jew and World War II hero who "got involve" by becoming a volunteer military advisor to the new state of Israel and the country's first general in 2,000 years
Morituri by Okacha Touita( Visual )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German war deserter is blackmailed into conducting an apparent suicide mission for the British. Forced to pose as an SS officer, Robert Crain must seize a German freighter booby-trapped to explode upon capture. Complicating the situation, sixteen prisoners of war are also brought on board, including a beautiful young concentration camp survivor
The King and I : a musical play by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bring forth the children; a journey to the forgotten people of Europe and the Middle East by Yul Brynner( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debonair pirate Jean Lafitte, who historically aided General Andrew Jackson against the British during the War of 1812, has been carrying on a discreet love affair with Annette Claiborne, the daughter of governor William Claiborne, who promises to pardon the pirate and his men
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them
 
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The ten commandments
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Alternative Names
Bryner, Youl

Bryner, Youl, 1920?-1985

Brynner, Yul 1920-1985

Khan, Taidje

Khan, Taidje, 1920?-1985

Yul Brynner

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