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Joseph Conrad (I) (1857–1924)

Joseph Conrad was born in Berdichev, Kiev Province, now the Ukraine, to Polish parents Apollo Korzeniowski and Ewa Bobrowska. His father was a political activist and he and his family were exiled after he was suspected of involvement with revolutionary activities. Conrad had no friends as a child and rarely associated with boys or girls. His mother... See full bio »

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 2015 The Lost Valley (Short) (novel) (filming)
 2014 Joseph Conrad's the Return (Short) (original story)
 2012 Spec Ops: The Line (Video Game) (novel)
 2011 Almayer's Folly (novel "Almayer's Folly")
 2006 Caracas (Short) (short story Youth)
 2006 Apocalypse Oz (Short) (novel "Heart of Darkness")
 2005 Gabrielle (novel "The Return")
 2002 Au bout du rouleau (TV Movie)
 1997 Amy Foster (short story "Amy Foster")
 1996 Victory (novel)
 1996 The Secret Agent (novel)
 1996 Nostromo (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1994 Windigo (novel "Heart of Darkness" - uncredited)
 1993 Heart of Darkness (TV Movie) (novella)
 1993 Pour demain (TV Movie) (novel "The Day after")
 1992 The Secret Agent (TV Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... (novel)
 1987 Devil's Paradise (novel "Victory")
 1985 Il corsaro (TV Movie) (novel)
 1982 An Outpost of Progress (short story)
 1981 Le roman du samedi: L'agent secret (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Un reietto delle isole (TV Movie) (novel "An Outcast of the Islands")
 1979 Con gli occhi dell'occidente (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Under Western Eyes" - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... (novel "Under Western Eyes")
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... (novel "Under Western Eyes")
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... (novel "Under Western Eyes")
 1979 Apocalypse Now (novel "Heart of Darkness" - uncredited)
 1978 Naufragio (story)
 1978 L'agente segreto (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1977 The Duellists (story "The Duel")
 1976 Smuga cienia (story "The Shadow Line")
 1975 The Secret Agent (TV Movie) (novel)
 1975 Under Western Eyes (TV Movie) (novel)
 1975 Jej powrót (TV Movie) (story)
 1975 Centre Play (TV Series) (novel "Under Western Eyes" - 1 episode)
- The Saliva Milkshake (1975) ... (novel "Under Western Eyes")
 1973 La folie Almayer (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 La ligne d'ombre (TV Movie) (stories)
 1973 Au bout du rouleau (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Freya des sept îles (TV Movie) (novel)
 1967 Sutra (TV Movie)
 1967 The Secret Sharer (story)
 1967 The Rover (novel "The Rover")
 1967 The Secret Agent (TV Movie) (story)
 1965 Der heimliche Teilhaber (TV Movie) (short story)
 1965 Lord Jim (novel)
 1962 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) (novel "Under Western Eyes" - 1 episode)
- The Betrayal (1962) ... (novel "Under Western Eyes")
 1960 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Tomorrow (1960) ... (story)
 1960 Art Carney Special (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Victory (1960) ... (novel)
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (based on story - 1 episode)
- Heart of Darkness (1958) ... (based on story)
 1957 Teledrama (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Vitória (1957) ... (novel)
 1952-1956 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- The End of the Tether (1956) ... (story)
- The Shadow Line (1953) ... (story)
- Victory (1952) ... (story)
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series) (story "Tomorrow" - 1 episode)
- One Day More (1955) ... (story "Tomorrow")
 1954 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Black Mate (1954) ... (story)
 1953 Laughing Anne (novel "Between the Tides")
 1952 Face to Face (book "The Secret Sharer")
 1951 Outcast of the Islands (novel)
  The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode, 1951) (story - 1 episode, 1950)
- Heart of Darkness (restaged) (1951) ... (novel)
- Heart of Darkness (1950) ... (story)
 1950 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Secret Sharer (1950) ... (novel)
 1945 Victory (TV Movie) (novel)
 1940 Victory (novel)
 1936 Sabotage (from the novel: "The Secret Agent" by)
 1936 Under Western Eyes (novel "Under Western Eyes")
 1931 Farornas paradis (novel "Victory")
 1931 La riva dei bruti (novel "Victory: An Island Tale")
 1931 Tropennächte (novel "Victory")
 1931 Niebezpieczny raj (novel)
 1931 Dans une île perdue (novel "Victory")
 1930 Dangerous Paradise (novel "Victory")
 1929 The Rescue (novel)
 1927 The Road to Romance (novel "Romance")
 1926 The Silver Treasure (novel "Nostromo")
 1925 Lord Jim (novel)
 1919 Victory (novel)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Victory" (filmed as Victory (1940), Victory (1919), Victory (1996)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Print Biographies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Konrad Korzeniowski

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Personal Quote:

The conquest of the earth, which mostly means the taking it away from those who have a different complexion or slightly flatter noses than ourselves, is not a pretty thing when you look into it too much. See more »


Spoke Russian, Polish, French and English fluently. See more »


His writing is often deeply psychological and rarely reflects any romance or relationships. See more »

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