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Menzies, William Cameron 1896-1957

Overview
Works: 77 works in 373 publications in 5 languages and 6,608 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Romance films  Epic films  Action and adventure films  Silent films  Television plays, American 
Roles: ard, Director, Designer, Set designer , prs, Author, Performer, Producer, Scenarist, Contributor, Composer, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William Cameron Menzies
 
Most widely held works by William Cameron Menzies
H.G. Wells' Things to come by H. G Wells( Visual )

151 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1943 and 1998 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American joins partisan fighters in the Spanish Civil War and falls in love with a refugee girl before going on a suicide mission [Halliwell's]
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian Nights fantasy by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
Invaders from Mars by William Cameron Menzies( Visual )

42 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is awakened during a storm to witness a flying saucer land in the field behind his home. No one will believe his story as, one by one, the townspeople are captured and put under the control of sinister forces from the planet Mars! Brilliantly created by visionary set designer and director William Cameron Menzies with a haunting musical score by Raoul Kraushaar, this golden age sci-fi classic has lost none of its chilling power. Surreal imagery brought to terrifying life in a Cinecolor world just beyond our nightmares!
Kings Row by David Zepeda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring doctor loses the one woman in his life to a tragic and untimely death, he goes off to Europe to forget. While he's gone, his friend Drake loses his inherited fortune and his fiance. He takes up with a woman "from the wrong side of the tracks" and an ensuing accident leaves him a cripple. When Cummings, now a full-fledged doctor returns home, it takes everything he has ever learned and experienced to put things right again
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

10 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice's fantastic adventures lead her straight to some of the most memorable characters ever imagined, including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, Humpty Dumpty, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. When Alice falls down a rabbit hole, she is transported to a magical world
Drums in the deep South( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Clay Clayburn and Will Denning graduate from West Point only to soon find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War. When the two men meet each other in combat, neither knows it as each is in an artillery position hundreds of yards from the other. However, the love of Clay's life, Kathy Summers, does know and tries desperately to save her two good friends from killing each other
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln: An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies as well as his great accomplishments
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of Wilder's play; a study of life, love, and death in a New England town at the turn of the 20th century
Reign of terror interview with Shamil Basayev by Anthony Mann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 18th century, Maximilen Robespierre threatens to seize power as France's new dictator during the French Revolution. Meanwhile, a freedom fighter, posing as a prosecutor, seeks to maintain his trust while secretly trying to destroy him and his allies
The beloved rogue by Alan Crosland( Visual )

6 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swashbuckling poet Francois Villon battles to save his country from the devious Duke of Burgundy
Chandu the magician( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is kidnapped and his experimental death ray falls into the wrong hands. The scientist enlists the help of his brother-in-law, Chandu the magician, to find the gun and save humanity
The Civil War by Simitar (Firm)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drums in the deep South: Best friends graduate from West Point only to find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War -- Hellbenders: An ex-Confederate officer and his sons rob a train as a way to revive the Confederacy. After the robbery, they must fight the law, the U.S. Cavalry, and enraged Indians to escape --Blood and honer: As war sweeps through the South, Union troops led by a renegade colonel, take possession of a plantation and hold hostage two beautiful sisters --Hearts in bondage: A U.S. Navy lieutenant is engaged to a woman whose brother is also a naval officer. When Virginia secedes from the union, the future brothers-in-law pledge loyalty to different sides in the Civil War
Address unknown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a German American art dealer who returns to Germany during the Nazi era. He adopts the Nazi philosophy, to the point that he abandons the daughter of his Jewish American partner, an aspiring actress in Berlin, to her fate. After her death, coded letters from his partner convince Nazi censors that he is an American spy. His slow degradation and realisation the everyone has abandoned his are well portrayed
Fox horror classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc. 1. When delusional madman Roxor kidnaps a scientist in hopes of using his death ray to achieve world dominance, he is opposed by Chandu, a powerful hypnotist and yogi. -- Disc. 2. A naive farm girl is invited to live with her dark and charming distant cousin in order to school his daughter at Dragonwyyck manor. She becomes more aware of selfishness, desire, and insanity at the manor. -- Disc 3. Dr. Larry Forbes visits the château of Dr. Robert Renault, uncle of his fiancée Madelon, who is idolized by Renault's assistant, a strange émigré from Java
The Devil's plaything American surrealism by Bruce Posner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edwin S. Porter and other early filmmakers used bizarre sets, fantastic costumes, and magic lantern tricks to illuminate their fantasy films. American parody supplied Douglas Fairbanks with enough unusual material to produce the truly surreal When the clouds roll by (1919). The expressionistic Cabinet of Dr. Calagari (1919) influenced American sensibilities throughout the 1920s as seen in Beggar on horseback (1925), The life and death of 9413-a Hollywood extra (1927) and The telltale heart (1928). The emphasis shifted when amateurs J.S. Watson, Jr., Joseph Cornell, and Orson Welles crafted a unique variety of American surrealism on film unfettered by European concerns"--Container
Sadie Thompson by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded passengers on Pago Pago during an epidemic include Sadie Thompson, a prostitute, and Alfred Davidson, a reformer whose lust for her masquerades as a desire to save her soul
The whip hand( Visual )

5 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter on a fishing vacation stumbles into a town where all the local fish have mysteriously died and the population is either too afraid to talk or is downright hostile. After some digging, the reporter discovers that a secretive group of men has bought a local lodge and apparently turned it into some kind of mysterious scientific laboratory
 
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Alternative Names
Cameron Menzies, William

Menzies, William 1896-1957

Menzies, William C. 1896-1957

Menzies, Wm. Cameron 1896-1957

Menzies, Wm. Cameron (William Cameron), 1896-1957

William Cameron Menzies

William Cameron Menzies Amerikaans filmregisseur (1896-1957)

William Cameron Menzies cinéaste, décorateur et producteur américain

William Cameron Menzies scenografo statunitense

William Cameron Menzies US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

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Languages
English (264)

Spanish (10)

Italian (2)

German (1)

Persian (1)

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