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Segal, Alex 1915-1977

Overview
Works: 37 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 3,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  Fiction  History  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PS3525.I5156, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Segal
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )
23 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
The golden age of television ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
The story of David ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David is the second and ideal king of Israel. Follows the story from the time he was a young shepherd to his death as king. Along the journey of his life are his accomplishments, his struggles, and his sins. In his life he repented and in his humility he brought himself peace with his sins and his conscience
Henrik Ibsen's Hedda Gabler ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hedda has just come back from her honeymoon, married to boring but reliable academic George Tesman. Refusing to tie herself down in life and name, Hedda is banking on George being appointed a professorship to secure a better life for the young couple. However, the arrival of cleaned up ex-lover Eilert threatens to destroy everything
No time for sergeants ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a bad day for the Army when a backwoods boy from Georgia is escorted through the service. All hillbilly Will wants to do is stay in the infantry, but his tough sergeant and the camp commander have other plans for him
Hedda Gabler ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hedda Gabler: Hedda has just come back from her honeymoon, married to boring but reliable academic George Tesman. Refusing to tie herself down in life and name, Hedda is banking on George being appointed a professorship to secure a better life for the young couple. However, the arrival of cleaned up ex-lover Eilert threatens to destroy everything
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television
The golden age of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patterns: Nothing less than a milestone in television drama, writer Rod Serling's Patterns examines a power struggle between a corporate boss (Everett Sloane), a washed-up company man (Ed Begley), and the young executive groomed to take his place (Richard Kiley). A huge hit when first broadcast, the production was re-aired the following week, which was unprecedented at the time
Bloomer girl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The book ... is set at the brink of the Civil War and addresses the issues of women's equality (priorities were the right to vote and to wear "bloomers," a liberating alternative to hoop skirts) and racial equality ... " -- Container
Yellowjack ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Dr. Walter Reed's battle against yellow fever in Cuba during the years 1899-1902. Includes commercials for the program's sponsor, The Celanese Corporation
Death of a salesman ( )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
P.O.W ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American soldier struggles to readjust to civilian life after being released from a Korean P.O.W. camp
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns tables of the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
Death of a salesman = Mort d'un commis voyageur by Alex Segal( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broadway theatre archive Arthur Miller collection ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memory of two Mondays: Arthur Miller's vivid comedy-drama portrays the nature of life during America's Great Depression. The emphasis is on mood and characterization as Miller draws on his own personal experience to evoke what the 1930s were like for workers to whom a job-- any job-- was everything
Winterset ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man trying to deal with memories of his father's execution, a mobster just out of jail with murder on his mind, and an old judge on the verge of senility all come together in a dead end street that parallels their dead end lives
Winterset ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man trying to deal with memories of his father's execution, a mobster just out of jail with murder on his mind, and an old judge on the verge of senility all come together in a dead end street that parallels their dead end lives
Omnibus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of five segments of varying lengths
The United States steel hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"[Program] features 'live' dramatizations of quality plays, novels and other literary works, and originals written specifically for television."--1954 Peabody Digest. This episode is an original play about the kidnapping of a millionaire's son, and the effect the crime has on the parents of the child. The millionaire must confront the outcome of his own fearful decision not to pay ransom
 
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