WorldCat Identities

Selznick, David O. 1902-1965

Overview
Works: 386 works in 1,708 publications in 14 languages and 37,367 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  War films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Monster films  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, fmp, pre, Author, Scenarist, pmn, Other, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Contributor, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David O Selznick
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

166 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( Visual )

105 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
The third man by Carol Reed( Visual )

110 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

37 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex. Only Devlin can rescue her, but to do so he must face his role in her desperate situation and acknowledge that he has loved her all along
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

70 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Kang weik kang wei jie kek jie ke( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

30 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

115 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fading star meets an aspiring actress, falls in love with and marries her. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film concerns the efforts of a social-minded New York lady to give a dinner party to a royal British couple, her difficulties in picking just the right kind of guests, the necessity of inviting some oddly matched couples, all of them involved in little personal tragedies, and finally the failure of the guests of honor to show up
Anna Karénina by Julien Duvivier( Visual )

27 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story of doomed love set during the reign of Czar Nicholas I of Russia, the wife of a Russian aristocract falls for a dashing cavalry officer
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( Visual )

59 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman diagnosed with "radium poisoning" is given a last fling in New York City for two weeks, but it all turns into a publicity hoax
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

41 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

66 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( Visual )

72 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
The prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
David Copperfield by Boz( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's idyllic life with his widowed mother ends when she weds a cruel man who drives her to an early grave. When the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty, he finally runs away from the stepfather who despises him and throws himself upon the mercy of an eccentric aunt
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle( Visual )

15 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist meets a schoolgirl in Central Park who has a mysterious air about her. What follows is an unforgettable love story
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

24 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first, and arguably greatest, film adaptation of Hemingway's great war novel in which lovers find their affair undermined by the horrors of the most brutal war the world had yet witnessed
Made for each other by John Cromwell( Visual )

42 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gone with the Wind
Alternative Names
David O. Selznick Amerikaans ondernemer

David O. Selznick producteur de films américaine

David O. Selznick produttore cinematografico statunitense

David O. Selznick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Devid Selznik

O'Selznick, David 1902-1965

Selznick, David 1902-1965

Selznick, David O.

Selznick, David Oliver.

Selznick, David Oliver 1902-1965

Selznik, Dejvid O. 1902-1965

Selznik, Dėvid 1902-1965

Selznik, Devid Oliver 1902-1965

Zelʹt︠s︡nik, Dėvid 1902-1965

Ντέιβιντ Σέλτζνικ

Девід Олівер Селзнік

Дејвид О. Селзник

Дэвид Селзник

Дэвід Олівер Сэлзнік

Зельцник, Дэвид 1902-1965

Селзник, Дејвид О 1902-1965

Селзник, Дэвид

Селзник, Дэвид 1902-1965

Селзнік, Девід Олівер 1902-1965

דייוויד או. סלזניק

ديفيد أوه سيلزنيك

دیوید او سلزنیک

დევიდ სელზნიკი

데이비드 O. 셀즈닉 미국의 영화 제작자

デヴィッド・O・セルズニック

大卫·O·塞尔兹尼克

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RebeccaThe third manAlfred Hitchcock's NotoriousVertigoCharles Dickens' A tale of two citiesKing KongDinner at eightAnna Karénina