WorldCat Identities

Andrews, Harry 1911-1989

Works: 166 works in 544 publications in 5 languages and 11,406 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Superhero films  War films  Musical films  Animated films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Costume designer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Harry Andrews
Most widely held works by Harry Andrews
Man of La Mancha by Mitch Leigh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jailed during the Spanish Inquisition for offending the church, author Miguel de Cervantes is forced to act out one of his manuscripts for the entertainment of fellow inmates. Cervantes delivers a rapturous performance as the legendary Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight whose choice to see life as it should be, not as it is, takes him into battles with an imaginary foe and into romance with the beautiful Dulcinea
The Battle of Britain by Ian McShane( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aerial combat of WWI, in which the Royal Air Force held off the German Luftwaffe
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pope Julius II commissions Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the artist initially refuses. Virtually forced to do the job by Julius, he later destroys his own work and flees Rome. Eventually resumed, the project becomes a battle of wills fueled by the artistic and temperamental differences that form the core of this movie
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and French and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
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
The ruling class by Peter Medak( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A member of the House of Lords dies, leaving his estate to his son. Unfortunately, his son thinks he is Jesus Christ. The other, somewhat more respectable members of their family plot to steal the estate from him. Murder and mayhem ensue.. Nominated for Best Actor (Peter O'Toole) at the Academy Awards, Best English-Language Foreign Film at the Golden Globes, and the prestigious Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival.. "(O'Toole's performance is of) such intensity that it may trouble sleep as surely as it will haunt memory. All actors can play insanity; few play it well. O'Toole begins where other actors stop, with the unfocused gaze, the abrupt bursts of frenzied high spirits and precipitous depressions. Funny, disturbing, finally devastating, O'Toole finds his way into the workings of madness, revealing the anger and consuming anguish at the source." - Jay Cocks, Time
Equus by Peter Shaffer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychiatrist Martin Dysart is handed the most shocking case of his career when Alan Strang, who has blinded six horses with a metal spike, is entrusted to his care. The case leads doctor and patient to a climactic session in which the truth will be found, but at a price which neither dares contemplate
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un niño de un planeta moribundo es enviado a la Tierra, donde es criado por una pareja de esposos. Al crecer se hace pasar por reportero de un periódico, pero su verdadera identidad es ser Superman, un super héroe que lucha por la justicia
The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the grueling physical demands involved, renowned Renaissance artist Michelangelo spends more than four years creating the Sistine Chapel's spectacular ceiling fresco. All the while, he questions his own religious views and battles with the man who commissioned him, Pope Julius II
Agatha Christie's seven dials mystery( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1920s, a feisty flapper turns to amateur sleuthing, teaming up with a suave man-about-town. The dark forces of murder and international intrigue combine with the froth of romance and frivolity for a thriller with wicked Christie wit
Watership down by Richard Adams( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of rabbits escapes the threatened collapse of their highly developed civilization only to find the same dangers (predatory men and beasts, and a totalitarian state imposed by their own species) in their new domain. Animated
All passion spent by V Sackville-West( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching story of an elderly widow who embraces her last chance for happiness
The Mackintosh man by John Huston( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Rearden is British Intelligence's man on the inside. It's his job to become what he isn't-- even a thief and convict-- to convince the group he infiltrates that he's one of them. And it's his job to get through it all alive
The Hill by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Libyan Desert during World War II, British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up "The Hill," a manmade instrument of torture--a tower of sand seared by a white-hot sun. They are in this military prison because they once defied, rebelled and talked back to their superiors
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A darker sequel wherein Prince Hal inherits the throne and proves he has developed wisdom by repudiating the old rascal Falstaff
Robert Aldrich's Too late the hero( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. is launching a major naval operation in the South Pacific in the spring of 1942, and to ensure the battle plans remain secret, a Japanese radio installation must be destroyed. To accomplish this task, an American officer is ordered by his commander to join a squad of British misfits on a suicide mission against the facility
Battle of Britain by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of how the outnumbered and undermanned RAF defeated the superior forces of the Luftwaffe and changed the course of history
Mesmerized by Alison Winter( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan's arranged marriage to a deranged, possessive businessman becomes so unbearable that she attempts to free herself of the relationship and, when her husband dies, is charged with his murder. Based on a true story
Herman Melville's Moby Dick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Consumed by an insane rage, Captain Ahab has but one purpose in life—revenge on Moby Dick, the great white whale who maimed and disfigured him."--Container
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Alexander the Great
The ruling classSupermanAll passion spentRobert Aldrich's Too late the hero
Alternative Names
Andrews Harry Fleetwood

Andrews, Harry Fleetwood 1911-1989

Andrews, Harry Lee

Harry Andrews acteur britannique

Harry Andrews angol színész

Harry Andrews attore britannico

Harry Andrews britischer Theater- und Filmschauspieler

Harry Andrews britisk skodespelar

Harry Andrews britisk skuespiller

Harry Andrews Brits acteur (1911-1989)

Harry Andrews brittisk skådespelare

Χάρι Άντριους

Хари Андрюс

Эндрюс, Гарри

הארי אנדרוז

هاري اندروز

هری اندروز بازیگر بریتانیایی