WorldCat Identities

Merrill, Gary

Overview
Works: 135 works in 267 publications in 3 languages and 8,106 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  War films  Historical drama  Case studies  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Gary Merrill Publications about Gary Merrill
Publications by  Gary Merrill Publications by Gary Merrill
posthumous Publications by Gary Merrill, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Gary Merrill
 
Most widely held works by Gary Merrill
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Twelve o'clock high by Henry King ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
Jules Verne's Mysterious island ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home."--IMDb
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cop Mark Dixon is already in trouble with his superiors for his brutal tactics when he accidentally kills a murder suspect. To protect himself, he decides to cover it up and pin the killing on a racketeer he hates and knows has committed many crimes like this in the past
Clambake ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott Hayward matches his racing and romancing skills against arch-rival James Jamison III to capture the heart of lovely Dianne Carter, a no-nonsense girl determined to marry rich
Kung fu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure continues for Kwai Chang Caine, a Shoalin priest trained in the wisdom and warfare of China's ancients, following life's path in the American west of the later 1800s
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn a musical adaptation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
Phone call from a stranger ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four strangers board a plane and become fast friends. A catastrophic plane crash puts an end to the sufferings of three ill-fated passengers, Binky Gay, Dr. Fortness, and Eddie Hoke. For the fourth, Trask, a lawyer, it gives him a second chance, even though he believes his wife no longer loves him. Airline officials prepare to inform the loved ones of those killed, but Trask asks to be allowed to carry the news to the families of his friends himself. While visiting the bedridden widow Marie Hoke, Trask tells her about his marital problems and Marie guides the survivor on a journey to understanding
Decision before dawn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
The frogmen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this WWII adventure, a new commanding officer is sent to tighten the discipline of a group of Navy underwater demolition experts, a.k.a. frogmen
The Civil War photographers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the photographs of Matthew B. Brady, Alexander Gardner, George N. Barnard, George S. Cook, Timothy H. O'Sullivan, James Gardner, Julian Vannerson, James Gibson and many more
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
The Savage eye by Ben Maddow ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Savage eye follows a recently divorced woman as she explores the seamy side of life in Los Angeles. Interviews with My Lai veterans is a documentary exploration of the 1968 massacre of the Vietnamese village of My Lai by U.S. armed forces
The quiet one ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An award-winning documentary filmed on the streets of Harlem in the late 1940's which shows the devasting psychological effects of life in the ghetto on a ten-year-old boy named Donald. Abandoned by his parents, Donald lives a quiet life of despair until he is sent to Wiltwyck School for Boys for psychiatric care
The Missouri traveler ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts a runaway orphan boy who arrives at a small rural community where he hopes to become a farmer
A blueprint for murder ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man in the attic: A madman is savagely murdering the sauciest showgirls in London. Slade is a decidedly creepy medical pathologist in London during the most diabolical serial killings of all time. When Slade rents out an attic apartment, his snoopy landlady soon suspects her brooding boarder may just be the most wanted man in England - Jack the Ripper
The twilight zone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete third season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring thirty-seven episodes aired in 1961-62
Then came Bronson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Bronson is traveling where the road and the day take him, trying to make sense of things after the suicide of his close friend. He doesn't get far along the magnificent stretch of California's coastal Big Sur before he meets Temple Brooks, a runaway bride just as adrift as Jim is. Together, they ride Jim's Harley Roadster all the way to New Orleans. They just might find what they're looking for
Another man's poison ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Janet Frobisher, a rich mystery writer, falls in love with her secretary's fiance and lures him away. But her happiness is far from ensured. She first must deal with a long forgotten escaped convict husband who tries to blackmail her, and then she must scheme her way out of the clutches of her husband's ruthless partner, George Bates
The great imposter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First shown as a school teacher placed under arrest by state troopers, the story recounts how the untrained, uneducated, yet brilliant young man, Ferdinand Waldo Demara, Jr., assumes the identity of a college professor, Trappist monk, prison warden and surgeon in the Canadian navy. The unbelievable hide-and-seek story mixes suspense with humor, as Demara attempts to outwit and outrun the FBI, the police, a priest and several girlfriends
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.08 for Gary Merri ... to 1.00 for Stanley Wo ...)
Languages
English (129)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
Covers