WorldCat Identities

Preminger, Otto

Overview
Works: 541 works in 1,721 publications in 7 languages and 24,816 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Film and video adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Actor, Performer, Film editor, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Conductor, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
Laura by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
122 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of American G.I.s in a POW camp suspect a spy is among them
Exodus by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1200 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Bilbo Baggin's adventurous journey in an enchanted world called Middle Earth
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
100 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-convict recovering from heroin addiction returns to the Chicago slums and struggles to become a musician
In harm's way ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the Naval Base
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
River of no return by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matt Calder (Mitchum), a widower, decides it's time to start a new life with his son, Mark (Rettig). After being robbed and pistol-whipped by gambler Harry Weston (Calhoun) and nursed back to health by Weston's fiancee, Kay (Monroe), Matt takes Mark and Kay on a ride down a roaring river, where they are at the mercy of wild animals and a lawless frontier
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
The Cardinal by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the career of a parish priest and his rise to the upper levels of the Roman Catholic Church hierarchy
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cop Mark Dixon is in hot water with his bosses because of his rough style and tactics. He accidentally kills a murder suspect and tries to frame a known racketeer that he despises for the crime
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1921. Generaal Billy Mitchell wil een nieuwe methode van bombarderen uitproberen op het onzinkbare schip Ostrichland maar krijgt hiervoor geen toestemming. Wanneer hij de orders negeert wordt hij gedegradeerd.De koppigheid van de militaire leiding zorgt echter voor ongelukken waardoor Mitchell genoodzaakt is stappen te ondernemen die hem voor de tuchtraad doen belanden
Fallen angel ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"June Mills and her sister Clara live a quiet life in a small coastal town until Eric Stanton, a smooth-talking con man, comes into their lives. He seems to fall hard for June, but Clara believes he's interested only in the family fortune. Meanwhile, sultry waitress Stella catches Stanton's fancy and thinks he might be her ticket out of town. The local cop knows more than he's telling about his fellow citizens and their tangled relationships, which draw even tighter after a shocking murder"--Container
Whirlpool by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and French and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young wife is caught in a spiral of deceit, blackmail and murder. Terrified that her psychiatrist husband will learn of her frailty, Ann Sutton attempts to cure herself with the help of hypnotist David Korvo. However, Ann finds herself plunging deeper and deeper into a psychological abyss as Korvo, with a diabolical plan of his own, manipulates her subconscious mind."--Container
Angel face by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out
Bunny Lake is missing ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ann Lake goes to pick up her daughter, Bunny, at a London preschool but is told that they have no child registered by that name. The police can find no evidence that Bunny ever existed and wonder if the child was only a fantasy of Ann's
Bonjour Tristesse by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 17-year-old girl attempts to break up the romantic relationship between her father and his new fiancée, who disapproves of her hedonistic lifestyle
Daisy Kenyon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daisy Kenyon is a lovelorn commercial artist caught in a romantic triangle with two men-- one she loves but cannot have and one whose love she cannot return. While in an emotionally draining love affair with married attorney Dan O'Mara, who refuses to leave his wife, she meets returning Army sergeant Peter Lapham-- a decent and gentle man who instantly falls in love with her. Although she carries a torch for Dan, she knows Peter will give her the secure life she desires and agrees to marry him. But when Dan divorces his wife, Daisy is suddenly torn between her obligations and her passions
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Preminger, Otto 1906-1986
Preminger, Otto L.
Preminger, Otto L. (Otto Ludwig)
Preminger Otto Ludwig
Preminger, Otto Ludwig 1905-1986
Preminger, Otto Ludwig 1906-1986
Languages
English (686)
German (50)
French (40)
Italian (21)
Spanish (14)
Multiple languages (12)
Catalan (1)
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