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Mellor, William C. 1904-1963

Works: 95 works in 215 publications in 6 languages and 8,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Bible films  Film noir  Religious films  Epic films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William C Mellor
Most widely held works by William C Mellor
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook have endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel as they spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La saga di Bick Benedict, allevatore di bestiame texano, che si scontra con un mondo che cambia, e i suoi maggiori crucci sono Jett Rink, un vicino che ha scoperto il petrolio e che sarà rovinato dal successo, e il proprio figlio Jordan, che ha sposato-orrore -una messicana. (Mereghetti)
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Peyton Place by Bosen Luo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and German and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1924. Estimant que leur statut social et leur intelligence les placent au dessus des lois, deux étudiants se livrent à plusieurs actes criminels et finissent par enlever et assassiner un jeune garçon. Certains d'avoir commis le crime parfait, ils sont trahis par un détail. Un avocat célèbre, adversaire de la peine de mort, décide d'assurer leur défense."--[]
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Plain arithmetic. Money splits better two ways instead of three,' smooth-talking outlaw Ben Vandergroat reasons to his captors, three bounty hunters thrown together by chance. They're taking him to justice in Abilene, but Ben has other ideas." -- Container
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
Preston Sturges the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection pays tribute to seven of Preston Sturges finest and funniest films
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
The Barbara Stanwyck collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
The complete James Dean collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Giant] : Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
Killer bait( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bag containing $60,000 is thrown into the convertible of a young couple. The wife murders her husband to keep the money and is prepared to murder anyone who gets in her way
The next voice you hear-- by William Wellman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When God interrupts a radio program for several days, he forever changes the lives of an airplane factory worker, his pregnant wife, and nine-year-old son
Love happy by David Miller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un chiflado detective investiga la desaparición de un valioso collar; mientras, los ladrones pretenden hacerlo llegar a manos de la jefa de la banda camuflado en una lata de sardinas
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth leads, and to which, at the final moment, it again looks back in triumphant retrospect. It is the anguishing crossroads where the eternal questions of faith and doubt become resolved
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-armed man named John J. MacReedy takes on several bad guys in Black Rock in this modern-day western. The townspeople of Black Rock keep silent because they are too frightened of rancher Reno Smith and his two henchmen
Road to Singapore by Victor Schertzinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When junior shipping mogul Josh Mallon (Crosby) comes too close to getting hitched, he and his best buddy Ace Lannigan (Hope) run to the furthest point they can find on a map - Singapore. On one of their pub-crawls, they discover Mima (Lamour), who is being tormented by her bullwhip-toting dance partner. They rescue her and she becomes their co-habitating caretaker. All is fine until Josh and Ace both fall for Mima, but in the end good friends and true love find their way home
Love in the afternoon by Billy Wilder( Visual )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La inocente Ariane Chavasse es seducida por un playboy americano llamado Frank Flannagan. Lo que éste no sabe es que está siendo vigilado muy de cerca por el padre de la joven, el detective Claude Chavasse, que está al corriente de las andanzas amatorias del estadounidense
Last frontier by Anthony Mann( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jed y Gus son dos tramperos cuyas pieles son arrebatadas por los indios, quienes no ven con buenos ojos la proximidad de un fuerte. Los dos se presentan en el lugar y consiguen trabajo como exploradores, pero cuando al frente del fortín es colocado el coronel Marston habrá problemas, pues además de sentir un fuerte rencor hacia los indios, el militar descubrirá que Jed se ha enamorado de su esposa
Love in the afternoon : "Ariane = Ariane by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Mellor, William 1903-1963

William C. Mellor Amerikaans director of photography (1903-1963)

William C. Mellor amerikai filmoperatőr

William C. Mellor caméraman américain

William C. Mellor direttore della fotografia statunitense

William C. Mellor US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Ουίλιαμ Μέλλορ

Уильям С. Меллор

ویلیام سی. ملور

English (64)

German (24)

Spanish (19)

Italian (7)

French (3)

Polish (1)

The Naked SpurLove happy