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MacDougall, Ranald

Overview
Works: 135 works in 330 publications in 6 languages and 6,740 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Motion picture plays  Detective and mystery stories  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  War films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Director, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Bibliographic antecedent, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ranald MacDougall
 
Most widely held works by Ranald MacDougall
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony
We're no angels by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three convicts, Joseph, Albert and Jules, are plotting their escape from Devil's Island. Fate intervenes when they hide out with kindly but inept Felix and his family. Felix manages a store for his arrogant cousin Andre, who makes the fatal mistake of stealing Albert's pet, a poisonous snake. After resolving Felix's problems, the convicts return to prison, convinced that the world is much too wicked
Mildred Pierce by James M Cain ( Book )
9 editions published between 1944 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mildred Pierce had gorgeous legs, a way with a skillet, and a bone-deep core of toughness. She used those attributes to survive a divorce and poverty and to claw her way out of the lower middle class, but Mildred also had two weaknesses: a yen for shiftless men, and an unreasoning devotion to a monstrous daughter
Possessed by Curtis Bernhardt ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
She loves him when he goes away for months. She loves him when he refuses to marry her. But when callow David Sutton chooses to marry someone else, Louise Howell's love for him takes a darker turn. Give her a gun and she'll love him to death.--Container
Objective, Burma! by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a group of paratroopers are dropped into the Burmese jungle to destroy a Japanese radar station, they must make their way back through 200 miles of jungles and swamps while avoiding enemy soldiers
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful, brooding plantation owner in the wild South American jungle along with his charming American mail order bride are threatened by the advance of relentless killer ants who are making their way across the jungle
Queen bee by Ranald MacDougall ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama showing how a neurotic, insincere Southern woman brings unhappiness to her husband, family, and friends in an attempt to insure her own security and position of dominance
The hasty heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The war is suddenly over for two Allied soldiers injured in Burma and sent to a remote jungle hospital. Facing the battle of recovery, the easy-going Yank and the proud yet stubborn Scotsman form a bond with the other patients and Army staff
Dark of the sun by Jack Cardiff ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mercenary unit rolling on a steam train across the Congo, headed for the dual tasks of rescuing civilians imperiled by rebels and recovering a cache of diamonds
Errol Flynn adventures ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The mountain ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retired mountain climber and guide Zachary Wheeler reluctantly helps his younger brother scale a treacherous mountain slope to reach the site of a recent plane crash. He puts aside their differences and agrees to help his inexperienced brother on an immoral looting mission. After reaching the crash site, they discover a lone survivor. Zachary starts caring for the injured young woman, while his brother would rather abandon her and make off with the loot
The world the flesh and the devil ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Millions Flee from Cities! End of the World!' From a Manhattan skyscraper, Ralph Burton surveys the emptiness announced by that chilling newspaper headline. Nuclear doomsday has come. Ralph is sure he is the last person alive. Then a woman appears and the two form a cautious friendship that's threatened when a third survivor arrives
The breaking point ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broke and with a family to support, charter-boat skipper Harry Morgan makes a desperate gamble. For cash that will save his boat from creditors, he ferries gangsters to safety after a racing-track heist. But when you gamble, sometimes you lose
Joseph L. Mankiewicz' Cleopatra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of this epic-spectacle; its opulence and sweeping grandeur have never been more glorious. Elizabeth Taylor stars as Cleopatra, the glamorous and cunning queen of Egypt. To secure her hold on power, she seduces the rulers of Rome, only to meet her match in Marc Antony, played by Richard Burton. Their passionate romance could decide the fate of the world's greatest empires
Bright leaf ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brant Royle buys and sells tobacco, building a cigarette manufacturing empire, but his empire is starting to crumble. He is romantically drawn to the daughter of the tycoon who had earlier brought ruin to his family, and she may have an agenda of her own
The unsuspected by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this murder mystery, a woman can not remember the man who claims to be her husband following the murder of a young girl. The woman's uncle runs a mystery radio show, which brings up the questions of who committed the murder, why they murder the girl and who is the man claiming to be her husband." -- container
Tyrone Power matinee idol collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Luck of the Irish: a man is led to an inn by a leprechaun, but finds love means more to him than gold. I'll Never Forget You: A man is struck by lightning and sent back in time into his ancestor's place
Mildred Pierce (1945) shooting script by Ranald MacDougall ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Objective Burma (1945) shooting script by Ranald MacDougall ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Dougall, Ranald
Mac Dougall Ranald 1915-1973
Mac Dougall, Ronald
Mac Dougall Ronald 1915-1973
MacDougal, Ranald 1915-1973
MacDougall, Ranald
MacDougall, Ranald 1915-1973
MacDougall, Ronald 1915-1973
Mc Dougall, Ranald
Mc Dougall Ranald 1915-1973
McDougall Ranald 1915-1973
Werty, Quentin
Werty, Quentin 1915-1973
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