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Dmytryk, Edward

Overview
Works: 378 works in 1,497 publications in 10 languages and 16,890 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Western films  Legal films  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Naval history 
Roles: Director, Author, Film editor, Interviewee, Restager , Performer, fmd, Producer, pmn, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Dmytryk
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

86 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, onboard a ship in the U.S. Pacific Fleet, an event occurs unlike any that the United States Navy has ever experienced. A ship's captain is removed from his command by his executive officer in an apparent outright act of mutiny. As the trial of the mutineers unfold, it comes to light that Captain Queeg was mentally unstable, perhaps even insane. The Navy must then decide if the Caine Mutiny is a criminal act or an act of courage to save a ship from destruction at the hands of her captain
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

44 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder. Based on Raymond Chandler's novel Farewell, My Lovely
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

34 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

48 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives
On filmmaking by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides a concrete view of the needs, practices, and challenges of the making of film, from one of Hollywood's most articulate practitiioners and writers of the subject"--Jacket
On film editing : an introduction to the art of film construction by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned director Edward Dmytryk, who began his Hollywood career as a film editor, contends that many technicians and professionals on the film crew--from the cameraman and his assistants to the producer and director--must understand film editing to produce a truly polished work. In this book he explains in layman's terms the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes from almost five decades in the film industry.--From publisher description
Broken lance by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only compassion cattle baron Matt Devereaux shows is for his Native American wife, and their son Joe. So after Joe agrees to take a three-year jail term for a crime his father commits, and his father then dies, Joe's three half-brothers take over the land - with a vengeance
Back to Bataan by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

32 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the fall of the Phillipines in WWII, colonel Joseph Maden of the U.S. Army stays on to organize guerrilla fighters against the conquerors
On screen directing by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With On Screen Directing, renowned filmmaker Edward Dmytryk distills a lifetime of experience as a director into a dozen short essays on the craft of directing, spanning every stage of the filmmaking process, from screenwriting, preproduction and casting to set design, postproduction, and promotion. Originally published in 1984, this reissue of Dmytryk's classic directing book includes a new critical introduction by Bette Gordon and Eric Mendelsohn, as well as chapter lessons, discussion questions, exercises, and a glossary"--
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life"--Container
Anzio by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... After landing with Allied troops in Anzio Italy in 1944, war correspondent Dick Ennis and buddy Corporal Rabinoff tell Anzio commander General Lesley that the road to Rome is wide open. But instead of heading to Rome, Lesley attempts to build a coastal stronghold, only to discover that the Germans have outflanked them by enclosing the Anzio beachhead ..."
Raintree County by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

34 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman, who believes that she is the daughter of an adulterous affair between her father and a mulatto slave, is married to an idealistic young man in this drama set in the Civil War era South. With the war as background, the two young people must solve their problems and find a true meaning and purpose in their lives
On screen writing by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides "a concrete view of the needs, practices, and problems of screen writing, including extensive coverage of adaptation, a subject often overlooked in scriptwriting books".--Book cover
On screen acting : an introduction to the art of acting for the screen by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in English and Turkish and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With On Screen Acting, director Edward Dmytryk and actress Jean Porter Dmytryk offer a lively dialogue between director and actress about the principles and practice of screen acting for film and television. Informal and anecdotal in style, the book spans auditioning, casting, rehearsal, and on-set techniques, and will be of interest to both aspiring and working actors and directors. Originally published in 1984, this reissue of Dmytryk's classic acting book includes a new critical introduction by Paul Thompson, as well as chapter lessons, discussion questions, exercises, and a glossary"--
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love, then she mysteriously ends the affair
Warlock by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff is brought in to clean up the crime-ridden town of Warlock
Shalako by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1880 New Mexico, a group of European hunters runs afoul of the Apache but is aided by an ex-cavalryman turned guide
Cinema : concept and practice by Edward Dmytryk( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this unique study of the process of filmmaking, director Edward Dmytryk blends abstract film theory and the practical realities of feature film production to provide an artful and elegant analysis of the conceptual foundations of filmmaking and film studies. Dmytryk explores the technical principles underlying the craft of filmmaking and how their use is effective in developing the viewer's involvement in the cinematic narrative. Originally published in 1988, this reissue of Dmytryk's classic book includes a new critical introduction by Joe McElhaney"--
The carpetbaggers by Harold Robbins( Visual )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow a ruthless tycoon, loosely based on Howard Hughes, on his rise to the top of a multi-million dollar empire. It's a hard hitting story about one man's drive to have it all--and the people he destroys in his quest for power and passion
Alvarez Kelly by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

43 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Civil War tale, a cattle-driver sells his herd to the Yankees, then is kidnapped by a rebel who wants him to steal cattle for the South. Includes original theatrical trailer
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Caine mutiny
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CrossfireOn film editing : an introduction to the art of film constructionBroken lanceRaintree CountyOn screen writingThe end of the affairCinema : concept and practice
Alternative Names
Dmytryck Édouard 1908-1999

Dmytryk Edward

Dmytryk, Edward, 1908-1999

Dymtryk, Edward

Dymtryk, Édward 1908-1999

Edward Dmytryk Amerikaans filmregisseur

Edward Dmytryk Canadian-American film director

Edward Dmytryk réalisateur américain

Edward Dmytryk regista statunitense

Edward Dmytryk US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Miller, Moe

Miller, Moe 1908-1999

Дмитрык, Эдвард

Едвард Дмитрик

Едвард Дмитрик американський кінорежисер

אדוארד דמיטריק

ادوارد دمیتریک تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

드미트릭, 에드워드 1908-1999

エドワード・ドミトリク

ドミトリク, エドワード

爱德华·迪麦特雷克

愛德華·迪麥雷克

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