WorldCat Identities

Andrews, Dana 1909-1992

Overview
Works: 347 works in 987 publications in 6 languages and 20,274 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Vocalist, Costume designer, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Dana Andrews Publications by Dana Andrews
posthumous Publications by Dana Andrews, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Dana Andrews
The best years of our lives by William Wyler ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives
Laura by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
100 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each member of the Frake family seeks a different prize when they attend the Iowa State Fair
State fair ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical about the Frake family and their adventure at the Iowa State Fair
Battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history
In harm's way ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the Naval Base
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and French and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cop Mark Dixon is in hot water with his bosses because of his rough style and tactics. He accidentally kills a murder suspect and tries to frame a known racketeer that he despises for the crime
Fallen angel ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"June Mills and her sister Clara live a quiet life in a small coastal town until Eric Stanton, a smooth-talking con man, comes into their lives. He seems to fall hard for June, but Clara believes he's interested only in the family fortune. Meanwhile, sultry waitress Stella catches Stanton's fancy and thinks he might be her ticket out of town. The local cop knows more than he's telling about his fellow citizens and their tangled relationships, which draw even tighter after a shocking murder"--Container
Elephant Walk ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young bride accompanies her husband to his plantation called Elephant Walk, and falls for the overseer. This love triangle is soon dwarfed by a cholera epidemic and a drought that brings herds of elephants to the plantation in a thundering stampede
Boomerang ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This dramatization of a factual incident opens in a quiet Connecticut town where a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses identify John Waldron, a nervous out-of-towner, as the killer. Although Waldron vehemently denies the crime, no one will believe him. District Attorney Henry Harvey is then put on the case and faces political opposition in his attempt to prove Waldron's innocence
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete fourth season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring eighteen episodes aired in 1962-63
The loved one by Tony Richardson ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bemused would-be poet gets entangled with an unctuous cemetery entrepreneur, a mom-obsessed mortician and other bizarre characters
Curse of the demon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a psychologist's colleague is murdered, he denies that it is the work of the devil, until he himself becomes the next target
F. Scott Fitzgerald's the last tycoon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A penetrating glimpse at big studio politics in the early days of Hollywood; a spectacular translation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's notorious novel
Daisy Kenyon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daisy Kenyon is a lovelorn commercial artist caught in a romantic triangle with two men-- one she loves but cannot have and one whose love she cannot return. While in an emotionally draining love affair with married attorney Dan O'Mara, who refuses to leave his wife, she meets returning Army sergeant Peter Lapham-- a decent and gentle man who instantly falls in love with her. Although she carries a torch for Dan, she knows Peter will give her the secure life she desires and agrees to marry him. But when Dan divorces his wife, Daisy is suddenly torn between her obligations and her passions
The Purple Heart ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of American flyers take part in the first U.S. air retaliation attack against Japan and crash-land into history's most astounding prisoner-of-war story. The "Doolittle Raiders" are put on trial in a Japanese civil court, not as P.O.W.s, but as criminals charged with murder. As this travesty of justice proceeds, the airmen realize that their only hope of avoiding execution is to reveal to their enemy captors the top-secret details of their flight to Japan: a choice between death and and betrayal of country
Wing and a prayer the story of Carrier X ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film about newly-trained pilots in World War II, their by-the-book leader, and the plans of the U.S. Naval leaders to lull the Japanese into a false sense of superiority
 
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Alternative Names
Andrews, Carver Dana.
Andrews, Carver Dana, 1909-1992
Andrews, Carver Dana 1909-1992 Vollstaendiger Name
Andrews, Dana, 1912-
Languages
English (378)
Spanish (18)
French (10)
German (9)
Japanese (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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