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Essex, Harry J. 1910-1997

Overview
Works: 85 works in 234 publications in 6 languages and 4,353 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Motion picture plays  History  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Harry J Essex
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "The sons of Katie Elder," the day that Katie Elder is buried, her four sons return home to Clearwater, Texas to pay their last respects. It is a he-man story, as well as, a drama of the maternal influence Katie Elder, her sacrifice, love and incredible valor. In "El Dorado," a sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Creature from the Black Lagoon the legacy collection by Jack Arnold ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creature walks among us: The Gill-Man is captured once more and turned into an air-breather by a rich mad scientist. This makes the creature very unhappy, and he escapes, wreaking havoc as he goes
It came from outer space by Ian Thorne ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of a disabled spaceship take steps to prevent the panic-stricken citizens of Sand Rock from thwarting efforts to repair their craft
It came from outer space by Jack Arnold ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After discovering that a meteor-like object buried under a landslide is an inhabited space ship from another planet, a young scientist delays an attack by panic-stricken townspeople so that the ship can leave the earth. With subtitles
Kansas City confidential by Phil Karlson ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With three thugs as accomplices, disgruntled ex-cop Tim Foster, masterminds a foolproof million dollar bank robbery. But he's also hatched a scheme to double-cross his accomplices and frame an innocent man for the crime. Hapless truck driver, Joe Rolfe, becomes caught in Foster's corrupt plan. In order to set things right, Rolfe tries to clear his own name and seek vengeance on the bad guys, all while falling in love with Foster's daughter
He walked by night by Alfred L Werker ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film noir semi-documentary style treatment based on an actual Los Angeles Police Department case. A cop killer manages to elude detection by intercepting police radio calls and by altering his appearance. Evidence points to an alienated electronics expert
The lonely man ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of a gunfighter who decides to return home after 17 years to make amends with his son. The son blames him for his mother's death and the reconciliation is difficult."--Tana Hobart, All Movie Guide
Cornered by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate: an Everyman who accepts what he thinks is an honest trucking job, only to find he's the driver in a botched heist that puts Brodie and his bride on the run from the cops and the cons who planned the job
MagicImage Filmbooks presents Creature from the Black Lagoon by Tom Weaver ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I put my right foot in by Harry J Essex ( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In post-Civil War Arizona, a tough ex-union army cavalryman and his family settle down on a few acres of virgin desert to make a home, only to wind up in a showdown with a murdering robber sought by the law and bounty hunters all over the west
Bodyguard by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soon after L.A. police detective Mike Carter is bounced from the force, the officer who fired him is found dead. Suspect #1: Mike Carter. While the police dragnet draws tighter, Carter scrambles to clear his name, connecting the dots involving Pasadena bluebloods, the meat-packing industry and cop corruption
Bodyguard (1948) shooting script by Harry J Essex ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate (1947) shooting script by Harry J Essex ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The killer that stalked New York Two of a kind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Killer That Stalked New York: After helping to smuggle diamonds into the country and getting burned by her latest flame, Sheila Bennet decides to get even. But she unwittingly puts herself and millions and others at risk, requiring an all-out manhunt for a killer
Creature from the Black Lagoon by E. K Leyton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It came from outer space II ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Putnam and teenager Steve Fields see a bizarre atmospheric disturbance, not realizing that they are witnessing the arrival of an extraterrestrial spacecraft. Soon the local residents, including Steve's beautiful mother, Ellen, find themselves trapped by an ominous wall of heat, blocking any escape from their isolated community. As Jack discovers the truth about the visitors' mysterious mission, townspeople battle the aliens in an explosive showdown
Universal classic monsters the essential collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Invisible man: A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Prize family; comedy in three acts by Harry J Essex ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Volumenflächen des flüssigen Benzols und Phenols, des festen Benzols, Naphthalins und des Chlornatriums by Harry J Essex ( Book )
5 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Essex, H. J. 1910-1997
Essex, H. J. (Harry J.), 1910-1997
Essex, Harry, 1910-1997
Essex, Harry J. 1910-1997
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