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Guest, Val

Overview
Works: 202 works in 451 publications in 5 languages and 2,172 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Spy films  Parody films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Interviewee, Restager , Adapter, fmd, Performer, Film editor, Composer, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Val Guest
 
Most widely held works by Val Guest
Casino Royale by John Huston( Visual )

24 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof, the heads of the allied spy forces call Sir James Bond out of retirement to fight the power of SMERSH
The day the Earth caught fire by Val Guest( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously set off nuclear explosions, the London Daily Express begins to report on bizarre weather changes around the world. But when the reporters dig deeper, they discover that the blasts have knocked Earth off its axis and sent it hurtling towards the sun. Now, as scorching heat and devastating floods plague the planet, cities explode in chaos and mankind is left with one last hope: a final massive detonation that will either re-balance Earth's orbit or destroy our world forever."--Container
Expresso bongo( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sly, sleazy and unscrupulous music agent, Johnny Jackson, trolls the neon-streaked sidewalks of London's SoHo district in search of fresh meat to exploit. He finds it in a teen-packed coffee bar where a pompadoured rebel is dazzling his peers with his pouty, Presleyish voice and a talent for pounding the skins. Johnny renames the kid "Bongo" Herbert and with the help of his stripper girlfriend guides the potential teen idol to fame
Hammer films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Cash on demand]: A scheming crook kidnaps the wife and child of a bank manager
Happy go lovely by H. Bruce Humberstone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical comedy, penniless dancer Janet Jones emerges from a limousine at the Edinburgh Festival, and is mistaken for the girlfriend of the car's owner. Suddenly a Broadway director wants her in his next musical in order to get financing from her non-existent "millionaire boyfriend."
Quatermass 2 by Val Guest( Visual )

15 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a routine drive to his observatory, Professor Quatermass (Brian Donlevy) finds a mysterious government facility surrounded by guards and mines. Curious, Quatermass investigates only to find alien invaders
The Quatermass xperiment : (aka The creeping unknown)( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spacecraft returns to earth with only one terrified passenger left aboard ... and a creeping monster
The Quatermass xperiment by Val Guest( Visual )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rocket ship crashes to earth after its first space mission, astronaut Victor Caroon barely survives. Dr. Quatermass and his scientific team investigate the crash, but they're perplexed when there is no trace of the other crew members. The only survivor is slowly changing into a hideous creature
The abominable snowman : interactive movie by Val Guest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Botanist Dr. John Rollason (Peter Cushing) decides to join the exploration team of crass, American showman (Forrest Tucker) on a dangerous expedition on to the Himalayas to search for the legendary Yeti. Soon after setting up camp, the group is attacked by a large beast which is shot by trapper Ed Shelley (Robert Brown) and stored in a cave to attract a live specimen. Before long, the strain of the expedition is felt and the party begins to lose control. To his growing terror, Dr. Rollason suspects that the race of "giant monsters" not only exists, but is capableof invading the thoughts of human beings
Space 1999( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape into worlds beyond belief. When an explosion on a lunar base sends the moon out of Earth's orbit, the inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha are propelled on a journey through the universe in search of extraordinary new worlds
Hammer films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stop me before I kill! (1960): A man's wife comes up missing after the man confesses to having homicidal thoughts about her; Cash on demand (1961): A scheming crook kidnaps the wife and child of a bank manager
Hell is a city by Val Guest( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 37 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
When dinosaurs ruled the earth( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanna, a member of the Shell Tribe is rescued by Rock Tribe's Tara. Their shared adventures are "as large as the giants who once ruled the earth."
The weapon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young boy accidentally shoots a playmate with a pistol found in the rubble of a bombed-out building, he runs away from home and wanders the streets of postwar England. Ballistic analysis connects the weapon to the unsolved murder of a military officer ten years earlier. A gruff American captain, Mark Andrews, attempts to track down the missing gun and appease the boy's anxious mother
Dangerous Davies : the last detective by Inner Circle Films Ltd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undervalued detective is assigned to investigate the recent death of a police officer, but as the case progresses, he finds himself re-opening a seemingly cold case--that of an adolescent girl who went missing 15 years earlier
The Persuaders! : 3-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sporting chance: When Brett Sinclair, a car-racing enthusiast, introduces his latest Sinclair Special, all manner of unexpected things happen. Danny and Brett soon uncover a gang that's been plotting to fix the race, but all is not as it seems ... Mission: Monte Carlo: Blue-blooded Lord Brett Sinclair and playboy Danny Wilde nearly meet their match in the women, money and fast-car environment of Monte Carlo ... London conspiracy: On finding that a supposedly vacant mansion is occupied by a mysterious organization, Brett and Danny have to overcome hostage takers and black magicians."--Container
Where the spies are( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lured into the secret service, an English doctor goes to Beirut and spies on the Soviets with a Frenchwoman
Another man's poison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una escritora de novelas de misterio asesina a su marido sin saber que este ha estado involucrado en un atraco fallido. Su cómplice ha sido testigo y obliga a la mujer a refugiarse en la casa. Durante unos días ambos deberán no solo convivir, sino fingir que son matrimonio
British cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Known for their quirky characters, plots and settings, British comedy films are legend in producing some of the most famous and memorable comic actors and characters in the last fifty years
The camp on Blood Island by Jon Manchip White( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1982 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Grossmann Valmond Maurice

Grossmann, Valmond Maurice 1911-2006

Guest Valmond

Guest, Valmond 1911-2006

Guest, Valmont

Guest, Valmont 1911-2006

Val Guest britischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Val Guest Brits filmregisseur (1911-2006)

Val Guest director de cine, guionista, actor, y actor de cine

Val Guest English actor and director

Val Guest pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Val Guest regista, sceneggiatore e attore britannico

Вэл Гест

Гест Вэл

ואל גסט

게스트, 발 1911-2006

ヴァル・ゲスト

沃爾·凱斯特

Languages
English (141)

French (7)

German (2)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)