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Mellor, William C. 1903-1963

Overview
Works: 128 works in 231 publications in 6 languages and 8,450 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Western films  Bible films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Religious 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 )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following the Nazi invasion of Amsterdam, 13-year-old Anne and her family go into hiding in the confines of an attic. Anne's remarkable account of their lives, their growing fear of discovery, their deplorable living conditions and even the blooming of her first love are intimately depicted in this extraordinary portrait of humanity"--Container
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Edna Ferber's epic novel of a wealthy Texas cattle rancher who marries a strong-willed Virginia woman and the problems they encounter with politics and prejudices of the time. Bonus features include multiple documentaries
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,295 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 Grace Metalious( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 687 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 )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting true story about the notorious 1924 Leopold-Loeb murder case. Brilliant attorney Clarence Darrow defended two wealthy Chicago teenagers who thought their superior intellect would enable them to execute the perfect crime. Darrow's history-making and controversial defense against capital punishment saved the boys from a death sentence
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

3 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 621 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 )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and held by 611 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 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 159 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
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too late for tears: "A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
Love in the afternoon by Billy Wilder( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocent daughter of a worldly French detective and an American playboy fall for each other after her father is hired by a man who believes the playboy is carrying on with his wife
Too Late for Tears( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 55 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 complete James Dean collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rebel without a cause] : Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums
The next voice you hear-- by William Wellman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 45 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
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
Love happy by David Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of poor young hopefuls tying to produce a Broadway musical become involved in a diamond theft when Harpo Marx steals to help them
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town that possesses a terrible past it wants to keep secret
Road to Singapore by Victor Schertzinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When junior shipping mogul Josh Mallon comes too close to getting hitched, he and his best buddy Ace Lannigan run to the furthest point they can find on a map--Singapore. The first of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a team of irrepressible bachelors. The scenery includes Dorothy Lamour as the beautiful live-in housekeeper they bring home
Bulldog Drummond in Africa( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the way to his six or seventh bachelor dinner, Drummond runs into a ruthless spy with a death ray machine"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Mellor, William 1903-1963

Mellor, William C., 1904-1963

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

ויליאם מלור

ویلیام سی. ملور

ウィリアム・C・メラー

威廉·梅勒

Languages
English (66)

German (13)

Italian (5)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
The Naked SpurLove happyBulldog Drummond in Africa