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Fuchs, Daniel 1909-1993

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Fifty years of the American short story : from the O. Henry awards, 1919-1970 by William Miller Abrahams( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Prize stories
55 short stories from the New Yorker by New Yorker( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and German and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor and a policeman in New Orleans have only 48 hours to locate a killer infected with pneumonic plague
Criss cross by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un convoyeur de fonds se trouve mêlé, à cause d'une femme infidèle, à une impitoyable histoire de gangsters
The apathetic bookie joint by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, his only major collection of short fiction, the author has assembled 20 of his best short stories, several autobiog. essays, and a recent novellad
Three novels: Summer in Williamsburg, Homage to Blenholt [and] Low company by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

8 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden West : Hollywood stories by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Golden West collects, for the first time, the best of Fuchs's writings about the movie business, from a novice screenwriter's anxious diaries (1937-38) to a fifty-year veteran's mellow memoirs (1989). The centerpiece of the book is "West of the Rockies," a short novel, set in the late 1950s, about a half-mad woman, immature and incapable, who is, almost despite herself, a star, "a quantity indefinable, ephemeral, everlastingly elusive - Hollywood's chief stock in trade." It is also a bitter portrait of the star's agent, a grifter who is tempted to use her and her weaknesses to his own ends."--Jacket
The underneath by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Gallagher, Academy Award-nominee Elisabeth Shue and Joe Don Baker set the stage for danger in this provocative thriller from the director of sex, lies and videotape. A charming drifter returns to his 'home, ' where he makes a desperate and very dangerous deal in order to reclaim his ex-girlfriend (Alison Elliott). When passion ignites into obsession, a treacherous game of 'who can you trust?' spins a deadly web of intrigue and murder from which no one escapes unscathed
West of the Rockies by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and Polish and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female movie star on the decline finds that she and her opportunistic agent want the same things
Storm warning by Jerry Wald( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob in hooded white robes. A man running for his life. Gunfire. In the South to visit her sister Lucy, Marsha Mitchell witnesses a Ku Klux Klan murder. Once safely with Lucy, Marsha gasps out the terror she has seen, then recognizes her sister's brutish new husband as one of the killers. She could lie, protect her sister and leave town. Or she could be the one person brave enough to bring the Klan to justice
The Brooklyn novels by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three novels of the 1930s constitute an American classic. In their own way, they do for the Jewish immigrants of Brooklyn what Studs Lonigan did for the Irish of Chicago. So it is no surprise that, upon their first publication, Lonigan's creator welcomed them in a review for The Nation, praising Fuchs's keen eye, excellent ear for dialogue, and quick perception of the grotesque, the whimsical, the tragic. I know of few novelists in America today, James T. Farrell said, who possess Fuchs's natural talent and energy or his sense of life. In his 80s Fuchs wrote: I used to go on long walks ... take in the street sights at night. I freely used the sights and happenings in the three novels I wrote in my 20s: Summer in Williamsburg (1934), Homage to Blenholt (1936), and Low Company (1937). . .I had 'ideas' for each of these books, but I soon tired of them, ideas being -- for me, at any rate -- unsatisfactory. I abandoned them. . .and devoted myself simply to the tenement: the life in the hallways, the commotion at the dumbwaiters, the assortment of characters in the building, their strivings and preoccupations, their troubles in the interplay of the sexes. There was always a ferment, slums or no slums. The slums didn't hold them down. Time hasn't held down these novels, either. Like Joseph Mitchell's New York sketches of the same period, they are as alive today as the day they were first printed, as tropical-rainforest lush, as exuberant. What's true remains so, and Farrell spoke the truth back in 1937: there are still few novelists in America today who possess Fuchs's talent, his energy, his sense of life
Summer in Williamsburg by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

18 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Roman de société
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underneath: A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend
Homage to Blenholt by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

16 editions published between 1936 and 1990 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two worlds : Erich Wolfgang Korngold by Edward A Blatt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a Nazi bomb raid on an English port town, a group of passengers aboard a luxury liner see their tickets are stamped for passage to heaven. And hell
The Kim Novak collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle of the Night: A young woman is in a relationship with her boss, nearly twice her age, and their families' disapproval threatens their happiness
Low company; a novel by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too late for tears: "A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
The Williamsburg trilogy: Summer in Williamsburg, Homage to Blenholt [and] Low company by Daniel Fuchs( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The golden West : Hollywood stories
The underneathThe Brooklyn novelsSummer in Williamsburg
Alternative Names
Daniel Fuchs Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1909-1993)

Daniel Fuchs amerikansk manusforfattar

Daniel Fuchs amerikansk manusförfattare

Daniel Fuchs amerikansk manusforfatter

Daniel Fuchs amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Daniel Fuchs US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Дэниэл Фукс


English (173)

German (3)

French (3)

Polish (2)

Spanish (2)