WorldCat Identities

Schell, Maria 1926-2005

Overview
Works: 312 works in 814 publications in 7 languages and 6,888 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  History  Romance films  Western films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Creator, Scenarist, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maria Schell
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
The brothers Karamazov by Richard Brooks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and German 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
Superman, the movie by Richard Donner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and French and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Le notti bianche = White nights( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

51 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a style of pictorial naturalism, René Clément presents Zola's excrutiating tale of indignant working class Parisians in mid 19th century. Amidst powerful images of life in the squalid, reeking slums, the story is told of a young girl whose dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed when her husband turns to drink. A multi-award winner
Cimarron by Anthony Mann( Visual )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April 22, 1889. Tens of thousands of hopeful homesteaders are poised at the Oklahoma border, waiting for the gunshots that will send them on a feverish dash to claim a share of two million acres free for the taking
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles by Michael Anderson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pt. 1, it is the year 1999, and as the Earth faces its inevitable extinction, three star-crossed expeditions are launched toward Mars. The fate of each mission unveils another layer of the mystery that shrouds the red planet. In pt. 2, Col. John Wilder (Rock Hudson) is convinced that the Martian civilization, seemingly destroyed by germs transported from Earth, still exists in an unknown form. Many have accompanied Wilder to this planet of dreams, illusions, and hope. What awaits them is a series of strange apparitions and eerie encounters. In pt. 3, Mars becomes mankind's only hope when Earth explodes in the inferno of nuclear war. Col. John Wilder travels to an ancient Martian city where he discovers a secret that will forever alter the course of human existence. Not rated
4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman IV: Archvillain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel, the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash and Superman saves the Statue of Liberty, repulses a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuilds the demolished Great Wall of China and performs many more spectacular feats
Napoleon by Sacha Guitry( Visual )

37 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoleon's life is depicted from his youth as a soldier in the French Army until his final exile to the island of Elba
The hanging tree by Delmer Daves( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place in Skull Creek, a 1870s Montana gold camp. Dr. Joseph Frail (Gary Cooper) arrives, setting out his shingle near the camp's boom-or-bust hubbub of adventurers, ladies of fortune, mountain men and just plain decent folks. As skilled with a six-gun as with a scalpel, Frail will need both. His life will become intertwined with a young Swiss immigrant (Maria Schell), a man he saves from a mob (Ben Piazza), a shifty-eyed miner (Karl Malden) and a hellfire preacher (George C. Scott)
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After departing Hamburg for a safe haven in Havana, 937 passengers are not allowed ashore once they reach their destination. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
The Odessa file by Jon Voight( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German journalist sets out to track down the Nazi war criminal, Eduard Roschmann and discovers the existence of a secret Nazi organization called Odessa
Superman 5 film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Meine Schwester Maria = My sister Maria by Maximilian Schell( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in German and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Schell enjoyed an unparalleled career for a German speaking actress. However, her life was filled with loneliness, disappointments, depression, and an unwillingness to grow old gracefully
Die letzte Brücke by Helmut Käutner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Helga, a young German doctor, who is stationed at a field hospital in the Balkans during World War II. One day, she is kidnapped by Yugoslavian partisans, and though she first tries to escape, her duty as a doctor makes her stay. Then typhoid breaks out in the partisans' camp, and Helga smuggles the much-needed medication out of the German field hospital. The bridge which separates the enemy camps becomes a poignant symbol for the senselessness of the war. Maria Schell, an actress particularly well-known for her melodramatic roles, portrays with great sensitivity the conflicts of a doctor trapped 'between two fronts'
Le Notti bianche by Luchino Visconti( Visual )

21 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mario, a shy young man, meets a mysterious girl, Natalie, sobbing on a canal bridge. She tells him she loves a sailor who left on a long journey and promised to return in one year. The year is up and he hasn't arrived. Mario falls in love with her and has just persuaded her that the sailor will never return ... when he does in fact appear
Superman, the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV, the quest for peace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edna Ferber's Cimarron( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic Western about the Cravet family settling the Oklahoma prairie
Die Kostbarkeit des Augenblicks : Gedanken, Erinnerungen by Maria Schell( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in German and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La passante du Sans souci by Jacques Rouffio( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights crusader Max Baumstein shoots the Paraguayan ambassador to Paris. Flashbacks explain that the ambassador was a Nazi who killed Max's foster parents. Romy Schneider's final film in which she plays the dual roles of Max's foster mother and his wife
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Superman, the movie 4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace Superman, the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV, the quest for peace
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Superman, the movieCimarron4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peaceSuperman, the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV, the quest for peace
Alternative Names
Maria Schell

Maria Schell actrice autrichienne

Maria Schell actriță austriacă

Maria Schell actriu austríaca

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Maria Schell aktorka austriacka

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Maria Schell Austrian actress

Maria Schell rakouská herečka

Maria Schell Zwitsers actrice

Schell, Griti 1926-2005

Schell, Margarete

Schell Margarete 1926-2005

Schell, Maria, 1926-

Schell-Noe͏̈, Margarete

Μαρία Σελλ

Марія Шелл

Шелл, Мария

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ماريا شيل ممثلة نمساوية

ماریا شل

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玛丽亚·雪儿

瑪莉亞·雪兒

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