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Abel, Walter 1898-1987

Overview
Works: 126 works in 190 publications in 3 languages and 5,700 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Conductor, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Abel
Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn by MCA Videocassette Inc ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in the sensational musical comedy Holiday Inn. Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Fred Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady (Marjorie Reynolds). 'Tis the season for one of the most enjoyable films of all time!
Fury by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1936 and 2005 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ethical young man is forced to confront his own morality after he becomes a victim of vigilantism
Mr. Skeffington ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular and beautiful Fanny Trellis is forced into a loveless marriage with an older man, Jewish banker Job Skeffington, in order to save her beloved brother Trippy from an embezzlement charge. But Fanny has always used beauty to manipulate her way through life by encouraging dozens of suitors, even after her marriage. However, when she falls ill her beauty is gone and she is lost. This film deals openly with anti-Semitism, the story spans World War I, Prohibition and the preliminary volley of World War II
Island in the sky ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The frozen, unforgiving terrain of subarctic Canada is the setting as screen giant John Wayne heads an all star cast in this meticulously restored adventure drama
Dance, girl, dance by Dorothy Arzner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string...and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director."--Container
13 Rue Madeleine by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An O.S.S. training officer, bent upon discovering a German traitor within his ranks, is at the same time completing highly dangerous espionage assignments. The risks increase when one of his men is murdered from within, and the officer, convinced he knows who the murdering infiltrator is, vows revenge
So proudly we hail ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of the lives of three U.S. Army nurses who leave San Francisco for their tour of duty in Hawaii in December 1941. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes their destination, and their lives. Led by Lt. Janet Davidson, the nurses are sent to Bataan, in the Philippines. Faced with untested nurses, the group quickly become battle-weary veterans. When Bataan falls, the American forces flee to the offshore island of Corregidor, where they find the Japanese assault just as intense
Wake Island ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault."
Mirage by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspenseful drama in which a physiochemist suffers from amnesia and tries to unravel the mysteries locked in his mind and understand why he is the target of hit men
The Indian fighter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lone man helps a tribe of Sioux Indians battle a group of whiskey traders after their land
Wake Island To hell and back ; Battle Hymn ; Gray lady down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wake Island: A handful of U. S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Twelve angry men An almanac of liberty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve angry men: After a teenage boy is accused of murder, a jury must come to terms with their prejudices and personal grudges to decide on the verdict. An almanac of liberty: After an attack on a stranger, the residents of a small town discover that, if they don't start recognizing individual freedoms, time will start moving backwards
Michael Shayne mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man who wouldn't die: Shayne is thrust into a confounding mystery filled with shocking twists when he poses as the fianceĢ of a gorgeous woman to investigate an attempt on her life-- only to discover that his prime suspect is a man with an airtight alibi: he was already dead and buried
Raintree County by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and held by 37 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. Includes overture and original theatrical trailer
Silent night, bloody night ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An escaped lunatic terrorizes the people of a small New England town, especially those in an old mansion that once housed a mental institution
So this is love the story of Grace Moore ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forget her string of Broadway successes. Forget even the flowers and candlelight ardor of handsome bachelors. There's only one great passion in Grace Moore's life, to star at New York's Metropolian Opera House. This film is about how Grace Moore sang her dream into reality
In harm's way ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Island in the Sky: a transport plane crashes on Labrador's frozen tundra, where the pilot must keep his crew alive while waiting to be rescued
An American romance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After arriving penniless in the United States, Czech immigrant Steve Dangos realizes America truly is the land of opportunity. He heads to the steel mills of Chicago, a decision that earns him wealth and power but one that puts him at odds with his workers when they try to unionize
Gewerbegenehmigung und Gewerbeuntersagung im Verwaltungs- und Wirtschaftsrecht des Dritten Reiches by Walter Abel ( Book )
6 editions published in 1938 in German and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10-movie war collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ulzana's raid : A scout assigned to aid the cavalry in tracking down a band of renegade Indians, attempts to teach an idealistic lieutenant that the only way to fight brutality is with a stronger force
 
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Languages
English (61)
German (5)
Spanish (1)
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