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Fowley, Douglas 1911-1998

Works: 127 works in 188 publications in 2 languages and 5,890 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Science fiction films  Interviews  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Douglas Fowley
Singin' in the rain by Nacio Herb Brown ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 3,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
Charlie Chaplin the forgotten years ( )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Portuguese and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Chaplin was forced to leave the U.S. in 1952, and lived with his family in Switzerland until his death in 1977. For the first time, a documentary film focuses on Chaplin's later years and his work as a prolific musical composer. Interviews with family, friends and colleagues offer insight into these forgotten years through intimate memories and entertaining anecdotes. Includes newly-found footage from private archives
Behind locked doors by Budd Boetticher ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Private detective Ross Stewart checks himself into a mental hospital in an attempt to locate a corrupt judge hiding from justice. But before Stewart can reveal the truth his true identity is discovered and he becomes a victim of his own ruse
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Chan sets out to investigate the link between several suspicious deaths and a mysterious psychic named Dr. Zodiac, he soon finds himself up to his third eye in intrigue. But as the great detective edges closer to the shocking truth, he finally begins to see that behind every great mystic is an even greater magician
Charlie Chan on Broadway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New York nightclub gal is turning from singer to canary-- with a tell-all diary about her mobster ex-boyfriend. But when she winds up breaking more than a leg and Chan's Number One Son is accused of the murder, Charlie is determined to unmask the culprit-- even if it brings down the house
The good guys and the bad guys by Burt Kennedy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The West has been won and lawman James Flagg was there to help win it. But it's now the early 1900s and time, like a horseless carriage chugging ahead of a saddled palomino, has passed Flagg by. He's one of the last of a dying breed, and the first to take action when old-time thievery returns to this new Old West
The North Avenue irregulars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A minister and six ladies from his congregation set out to put an end to an illegal gambling operation
Mr. Moto's gamble ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Moto comes out fighting when a brutal boxing match turns into cold-blooded murder. Assisted by detective-in-training Lee Chan, Moto sets out to track down the killer based on a single ominous clue: a poisoned boxing glove
Jitterbugs by Prod Co: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The duo are a traveling two-man jitterbug band who operate out of a dilapidated jalopy and form an unlikely partnership with a likable con man. When the trio joins a carnival, they meet Susan, a naive young singer, whose mother has been swindled by grifters
Inagina, the last house of iron by Eric Huysecom ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eric Huysecom and Bernard Agustoni work with 13 Dogon master smelters to recreate the building of a traditional iron smelting furnace in Mali. The film describes in detail every aspect of the event, from the selection of the site of the reconstruction which is the oldest remaining furnace site in the region, last active in 1961, to the final result
Cornered by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate: an Everyman who accepts what he thinks is an honest trucking job, only to find he's the driver in a botched heist that puts Brodie and his bride on the run from the cops and the cons who planned the job
The man behind the gun Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
Docks of New Orleans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan, along with his enthusiastic "number-two son," Tommy, and his chauffeur, Birmingham, are brought to New Orleans to investigate the mysterious goings-on with the partners at the LaFontanne Chemical Company Soon after, the head of the company is found dead, and a series of unexplainable deaths follow the investigation
Laurel and Hardy collection by Harry Sweet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big noise: The duo play janitors accidentally hired as sleuths to protect a new super-bomb destined for the War Department in Washington, DC. Through a series of misadventures, our heroes end up in a remote-controlled airplane with the bomb and headed straight for trouble
Charlie Chan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The black camel: When beautiful starlet Shelah Fane is murdered in Hawaii, suspicion points to a psychic advisor with a spirited nature. But when Chan uncovers a link to the unsolved murder of screen heartthrob Denny Mayo, the Chinese supersleuth soon discovers that, in Hollywood, fame can be murder
Cat-women of the moon ( )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expedition to the moon discovers a subterranean cavern of ferocious, love-starved cat-women who have not seen men for centuries. The air supply is escaping from the caves and the moon maidens must capture the crew and escape to Earth
The life and legend of Wyatt Earp ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hugh O'Brian stars as the famed marshal whose exploits with Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson and the Clanton Gang are boldly brought to life in episodes based on actual events. With his signature Buntline Special pistol in hand, Wyatt Earp held posts in a series of increasingly lawless towns and battled dangerous men in his efforts to keep the peace. Wyatt's reputation as a just and formidable marshal grew, culminating in a storied gunfight that would seal his legend
One body too many ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A big-city salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy hears awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlton Heston incarne le charismatique et méfiant propriétaire d'une plantation dans le jungle sud. Eleanor Parker interprète sa charmante fiancée rencontrée par correspondance.Heston se montre prudent, et se demande pourqu'oi elle quitterait l'Amérique pour l'austérité de la jungle
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Fowley, Daniel Vincent, 1911-1998
Fowley, Doug
Fowley, Doug, 1911-1998
Fowley, Douglas V.
Fowley, Douglas V. 1911-1998
Frowley, Douglas V.
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