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Zanuck, Darryl Francis 1902-1979

Works: 660 works in 2,147 publications in 7 languages and 51,765 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Musical films  Juvenile works  Children's films  War films  Biographical films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, Actor, Performer, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, pmn, Bibliographic antecedent, fmp, Honoree, Creator, Interviewee, Film editor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Darryl Francis Zanuck
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

106 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families and surrounded by armed guards. Because of the terrible working conditions, some of the workers organize a strike. Tom attends a secret meeting of the strikers, which is discovered by the guards. As Tom tries to defend a friend from the attack, he inadvertently kills a guard and realizes he has to leave the family. He vows to continue fighting for social reform, and Ma Joad declares her intent to keep the family strong and carry on
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

99 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in the 1860s
How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

57 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

54 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. This film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

93 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete story of the D-Day landings at Normandy through the eyes of all its participants. D-Day was the invasion and establishment of Allied forces in France during Operation Overlord, beginning the 6th of June, 1944, and was the largest seaborne invasion in history. It began with overnight parachute and glider landings, air attacks, naval bombardments, and an early morning amphibious landing
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

46 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

28 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Henry King( Visual )

111 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous writer, recovering from injuries on East Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro, reflects on whether any meaning can be found in his life
A little princess by Walter Lang( Visual )

73 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Victorian England, Captain Crewe goes off to fight in the Boer War and leaves his daughter Sara in Amanda Minchin's school. Sara is immediately dubbed "The Little Princess" because of her regal bearing and attitude. When word comes that her father has died in Africa, Sara refuses to believe it. Penniless, she is made a galley slave by Miss Minchin, who mistreats her in every way possible
Young Mr. Lincoln( Visual )

11 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this unforgettable portrait of the early life of the Great Emancipator, young Mr. Lincoln, after teaching himself law, has barely started practicing when an Independence Day celebration ends with a stabbing. Abe first stops a lynch mob from killing brothers Matt and Adam Clay, and then defends them against a seasoned prosecutor and his crafty adviser. As presented here, Lincoln is a strong but peaceful frontier democrat, his quiet, awkward, folksy demeanor the outward manifestation of a deep humility, and a wise sadness at human folly. His awareness that his attempts to reconcile opposing forces--despite the occasional temporary victory--are doomed but necessary, hint at the character that will respond to the destiny that awaits him
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

23 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi goes to live in the Alps with her gruff grandfather, who comes to adore her. Eventually placed with another family, Heidi fights to join her grandfather again
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical drama that tells the story of a young frontier leader, his spirited wife, and their struggles in the backwoods of New York state
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Allan Dwan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talent scout believes that little Rebecca could be the next big thing on radio and tries to get her on the air
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
The man in the gray flannel suit( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
The longest day( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view - the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites of France
W. Somerset Maugham's The razor's edge by Tyrone Power( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young man spends his time between WWI & WWII searching for essential truth, eventually landing in India
The sun also rises by Henry King( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Barnes, World War I veteran and American news correspondent, has incurred an war injury that renders him impotent. He moves to Paris to escape his problems and is joined by several other lost souls, including the Lady Brett Ashley, her fiance, the dissolute Mike Campbell, and writers Robert Cohn and Bill Gorton. In their search for thrills, Barnes and his friends travel to Spain, where they meet handsome young matador, Pedro Romero, and participate in the annual Pamplona bull run. During the fiesta, they all drink heavily, tension builds, and their friendships begin to unravel
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Young Mr. Lincoln
All about EveHow green was my valleyJohn Ford's My darling ClementineYoung Mr. LincolnMemo from Darryl F. Zanuck : the golden years at Twentieth Century-FoxGangsters collection
Alternative Names

controlled identityCanfield, Mark, 1902-1979

controlled identityCrossman, Melville, 1902-1979

controlled identityRogers, Gregory, 1902-1979

Canfield, Mark, 1902-

Canfield, Mark 1902-1979

Crossman, Melville 1902-1979

Daril F. Zanuk

Darryl F. Zanuck americký filmový producent a scenárista

Darryl F. Zanuck Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1902-1979)

Darryl F. Zanuck pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Darryl F. Zanuck producteur de cinéma américain

Darryl F. Zanuck produtor de cinema estadounidense

Darryl F. Zanuck produttore cinematografico statunitense

Darryl F. Zanuck US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Autor und Regisseur

Rogers, Gregory 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl F.

Zanuck, Darryl F. 1902-

Zanuck Darryl F. 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl F. (Darryl Francis), 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-

Zanuck, Darryl Francis 1902-1979

Zanuk, Derryl Francis 1902-1979

Дарил Ф. Занук

Дерріл Занук

Дэррил Ф. Занук

Дэррил Ф. Занук Продюссер, коргардон ва сенариянависи филм

Дэрыл Занук

Занук, Дэррил продюсер, режиссёр и сценарист фильмов

Занук, Дэррил Ф.

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