WorldCat Identities

Maddow, Ben 1909-1992

Overview
Works: 155 works in 407 publications in 6 languages and 10,394 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fiction  Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Exhibition catalogs  Western films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Director, Arranger, Illustrator, Writer of accompanying material, Collector, Producer, Other
Classifications: PZ3.F272, 770.924
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Most widely held works about Ben Maddow
  • Paintings by Ben Maddow( Visual )
  • by Horace Gregory( )
 
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Most widely held works by Ben Maddow
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( Visual )

33 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When criminal mastermind, Doc Riedenschneider, is released from prison, he approaches his lawyer with a plan for the biggest jewel heist in history
Let truth be the prejudice : W. Eugene Smith, his life and photographs by Ben Maddow( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Let Truth Be The Prejudice documents the life and work of W. Eugene Smith, a man whose work expanded the range and depth of photography, bringing new aesthetic and moral power to the photo essay. Smith was born in 1918 in Wichita, Kansas, and raised according to traditional American values, believing in the nobility of America and the injustice of war. He began taking pictures with his mother's camera while still a boy and continued this practice throughout his schooling. In 1937 his burning ambition took him to New York City, where his rise as a professional photographer was meteoric."--Amazon
Edward Weston, his life and photographs : the definitive volume of his photographic work by Edward Weston( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extensive portrait of the pioneering organic life photographer draws on his journals, letters, and the accounts of friends and family to reveal the artist behind the work
Faces : a narrative history of the portrait in photography by Ben Maddow( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Weston : fifty years : the definitive volume of his photographic work by Edward Weston( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sunday between wars : the course of American life from 1865 to 1917 by Ben Maddow( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgiven by John Huston( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary director John Huston is "at the top of his form" (Time) with this "powerful, exciting" (The Film Daily) tale of forbidden love set against America's most rugged and ruthless frontier. Starring Burt Lancaster, Audrey Hepburn and Lillian Gish, and featuring a script by Ben Maddow (The Way West), The Unforgiven is a "tough Texas saga filled with pride, prejudice and passion" (Video Movie Guide)! Indian by birth, but secretly adopted by whites, Rachel Zachary (Hepburn) soon becomes the target of lawless racism and brutality when her true identity is revealed. The Indians want her back, the local whites want her dead, and her only hope for survival is a man (Lancaster) who must face the most terrifying fight of his life to save the woman he loves!" -- Case-slip
The photography of Max Yavno by Max Yavno( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs taken between 1938 and the present show the streets and people of Cairo, Jerusalem, New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco
Edward Weston : seventy photographs : biography by Ben Maddow( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The asphalt jungle : a screenplay by Ben Maddow( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of Santa Vittoria( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mayor of the hillside village of Santa Vittoria is the wine-loving town's leader. Bombolini is a fairly worthless drunk in the small Italian town. The town turns to Bombolini when they want to hide over a million bottles of wine from the Nazi army
Intruder in the dust( Visual )

9 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Mississippi town, a white boy rescues a black man who is about to be lynched for a murder he did not commit
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago
The man from Colorado( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sadistic Civil War vet (Ford), now a judge, teeters on the brink of insanity-- and a town is on the edge of revolt. Only one man, the marshall (Holden), stands between them in this powerful western which delves into the devasting psychological effects of war
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vintage series, set in Prohibition-era Chicago, pits the maverick lawmen known as "The untouchables" against mobsters holding court against any and all challengers. Federal agent Eliot Ness and his men, who were responsible for Al Capone's downfall, now go after Frank Nitti, Capone's main enforcer, as well as a slew of other mobsters and incorrigibles
Gerard Malanga : resistance to memory by Gerard Malanga( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Balcony by Jean Genet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a brothel of illusion the customers take over real power during a revolution. Madame Irma (Shelley Winters) runs the 'house of illusion' where ordinary people play out their dreams. Outside, a real revolution is in progress. For the Police Chief (Peter Falk), the brothel is the rallying point from which he can suppress the revolution. Roger (Leonard Nimoy), leader of the revolution, seeks refuge in the brothel, where he poses as his opponent, the Chief of Police
The way west by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1843, a senator, joined by a dirt farmer and a scout, forms a wagon train heading from Missouri to Oregon
Slow fires on the preservation of the human record by Ben Maddow( Visual )

11 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film which describes the deterioration and destruction of intellectual documents such as pamphlets, photographs, films, drawings and maps. The film assesses the situation, demonstrates preservation and restoration techniques, and suggests ways to prevent deterioration in future. Experts, including Daniel Boorstin and Barbara Tuchman, offer remarks
The chairman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Nobel-winning scientist receives a strange letter, he is sent to China as a spy to decode a formula that could save millions of people
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Let truth be the prejudice : W. Eugene Smith, his life and photographs
Alternative Names

controlled identityWolff, David, 1909-1992

Ben Maddow amerikansk manusforfattar

Ben Maddow amerikansk manusfrfattare

Ben Maddow amerikansk manusforfatter

Ben Maddow amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Ben Maddow scnariste amricain

Ben Maddow US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Wolff, David

Wolff, David 1909-1992

Бен Мэддоу

بن مدو فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

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Edward Weston, his life and photographs : the definitive volume of his photographic workThe unforgivenThe secret of Santa VittoriaThe man from ColoradoGerard Malanga : resistance to memory