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Brackett, Leigh

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Most widely held works by Leigh Brackett
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( Visual )

45 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love
Star Wars by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke seeks out the mysterious Jedi Master Yoda in the swamps of Dagobah
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

87 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne accompanied by cowboy Dean Martin, stars as a hard-drinking sheriff cheerfully holding a town against tough outlaws
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( Visual )

66 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
The long goodbye by Robert Altman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For The Long Goodbye, Robert Altman successfully transports Philip Marlowe, incarnated by Elliott Gould, to the over-privileged, full-color 70s. Marlowe is lonely and shabby, yet does not seem an anachronism in the contemporary world. Unlike Bogart's Marlowe, this is a not especially tough Marlowe. He's a bright, conscientiously solemn nut, a guy who hopes for the best but expects the worst. This particular Philip Marlowe, despite evidence to the contrary, persists in believing that not all relationships need be opportunistic or squalid
Rio Lobo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

41 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spectacular robbery of a Union pay train by Confederate guerillas leads to the train's colonel befriending the leaders of the robbery when the war ends. Together, they seek the Union traitors responsible for a string of Confederate train robberies
Star wars( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millennium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas( Visual )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the rebellion against the evil galactic Empire is forced to abandon their base on a remote ice planet, Darth Vader plans to lure Luke Skywalker to a final confrontation and convert him to the Dark Side of the Force
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen years after Anakin Skywalker is seduced by the dark side and transforms into the evil Darth Vader, his son Luke Skywalker is thrust into the struggle against the evil Empire. Follow as Luke and twin sister Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Yoda and the droids R2-D2 and C-3PO, lead the Rebellion to bring balance back to the force
Follow the free wind by Leigh Brackett( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and German and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1823, James Beckwith was as wild and untamed as the land he conquered. A half-breed rebel, he spent his life searching for the next horizon, adventuring from one frontier to another, as he searched for the wild high places--and followed the free wind
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
Star wars by Ryder Windham( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darth Vader vs. Luke Skywalker. Father vs. son. An amazing all-new novelization that will tie in with the blockbuster classic Star Wars DVD release
The long tomorrow by Leigh Brackett( Book )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youth of the future finds a relic of the past, a radio, and it leads him to adventure
The Empire strikes back : from the screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan by Larry Weinberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker and his friends, with the aid of the Jedi master Yoda, repel a new assault by their enemy Darth Vader, but not before Han Solo is captured and forced into frozen hibernation
The book of Skaith : the adventures of Eric John Stark by Leigh Brackett( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Leigh Brackett by Leigh Brackett( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and German and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hatari! by Howard Hawks( Visual )

36 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of highly skilled professional game hunters capture ferocious big game for zoos and circus attractions
The sword of Rhiannon by Leigh Brackett( Book )

38 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist-turned-looter Matthew Carse is flung back in Mars' history by the sword of a fallen god, where he allies with the Sea Kings and their psychic allies against the tyrannical people of the Serpent
The best of Edmond Hamilton by Edmond Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains several short stories written by Edmond Hamilton
Leigh Brackett, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Anne McCaffrey : a primary and secondary bibliography by Rosemarie Arbur( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rio BravoEl DoradoRio LoboFollow the free windStar warsThe Empire strikes back : from the screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence KasdanHatari!The sword of Rhiannon