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Widmark, Richard

Works: 501 works in 1,271 publications in 5 languages and 20,682 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film noir  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Richard Widmark
Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
The Alamo by John Wayne ( Visual )
76 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and French and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move west through generations
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
Against all odds by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
Night and the city by Jules Dassin ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
No way out by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young African-American doctor operates on two white brothers brought in for gunshot wounds, it sets off a chain of violent confrontations between a vicious psychopath, his gang and the black community. Includes original theatrical trailer
Halls of Montezuma ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The Bedford incident ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nerve-racking suspense surrounds The Bedford incident, the tale of a U.S. naval vessel on a routine NATO patrol that ends up in a freakish showdown with a Russian submarine"--Container
Don't bother to knock by Roy Baker ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful babysitter begins an affair with one of the guests in the hotel where she is a live-in babysitter. But when the child she cares for interrupts their lovemaking, the babysitter becomes a dangerous madwoman
Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and German and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Coma by Michael Crichton ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ten cases. Now 12. Why are young, healthy patients admitted for minor surgery at Boston Memorial Hospital ending up on life support? Dr. Susan Wheeler wants to know. Somebody else wants her dead"--Container
Madigan by Don Siegel ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran New York City detective is given only a few hours to track down a vicious killer
Once upon a Texas train ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and put him behind bars. Twenty years later, upon his release, Henry is older but unrepentant."--Container
Cold Sassy tree by Joan Tewkesbury ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, an older man scandalizes the town of Cold Sassy, Georgia, when he marries a much younger woman shortly after his wife's death. The second wife must deal with her terrible secret before she can return the old man's love and attain the home she has always yearned for
Yellow sky by William A Wellman ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of robbers are running from the law, and they find an almost abandoned town. An old prosecutor and his granddaughter have been living there. Realizing that they have gold, the robbers have a plan of taking it, but one robber turns against them
The street with no name ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Determined to unravel a crime, FBI Inspector Briggs sends his best agent undercover to penetrate the inner circle of the notorious Stiles gang. Everything goes according to plan, until an informant inside the police department tips off Stiles
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