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Slezak, Walter 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 287 works in 707 publications in 5 languages and 9,674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Television adaptations  Television programs  Animated television programs  Biography  Survival films  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Editor, Narrator, Interviewee, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Slezak
Lifeboat by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their vessel is torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean during WWII, eight survivors find refuge in a lifeboat. Short on food and water, their situation is further complicated when they rescue a crew member from the German submarine that sank their ship
The Inspector general by Henry Koster ( Visual )
87 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An assistant salesman with a traveling fair is mistaken by villagers for the dreaded inspector general
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and German and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lyrical tale of the friendship between a young boy and his horse
What time's the next swan? by Walter Slezak ( Book )
8 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anecdotal reminiscences from childhood in Vienna through his Hollywood film making career, as told to Smith-Corona model 88E
People will talk by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witchhunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also questions his relations with Mr. Shunderson
Born to kill by Robert Wise ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic film noir featuring a cold-hearted killer named Sam Wild who kills two innocent people and actively pursues the woman who finds the bodies, all while being married to the woman's half-sister
Heidi by Johanna Spyri ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
The pirate by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Caribbean beauty, who is engaged to a local rich man, has a mad crush on the legendary pirate, Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with the beauty and to impress her, he poses as the pirate
Come September ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful New York businessman visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. After arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
Call me madam by Walter Lang ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethel Merman repeats her successful Broadway performance as a Washington hostess who is named ambassador to the tiny European nation of Lichtenberg. She falls in love with the foreign minister, George Sanders, while the princess, Vera-Ellen, falls for her press attache, Donald O'connor. Loosely based on the life of former Ambassador to Luxembourg, Perle Mesta
The princess and the pirate ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates
Heidi by Delbert Mann ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Swiss orphan must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
Bedtime for Bonzo ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about a professor, a chimp and an experiment to show that environment is more important than heredity in human development
Michael by Carl Theodor Dreyer ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A great, aging artist succumbs to despair when the young model and pupil he adores leaves him for a woman. Although the story is discreetly played at a father/adopted son level on the surface, the homosexual subtext is quite clear in this early Dreyer film made in Germany
Fanny from the musical prod. "Fanny" by Harold Rome ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1954 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once upon a honeymoon by Leo McCarey ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Light comedy adventure about a charming journalist who saves a naive American woman from the clutches of her vicious Nazi husband
My stomach goes traveling by Walter Slezak ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. However, Wilhelm would rather spend his time dreaming of fairies, elves, knights and princesses
Rock Hudson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Cornered by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornered: an ex-RCAF pilot stalks the Nazi collaborator who murdered his bridge, but no one can describe the mysterious man
 
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Languages
English (238)
German (53)
Spanish (9)
French (2)
Danish (1)
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