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Hamilton, Murray

Overview
Works: 96 works in 316 publications in 4 languages and 16,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films  War films  Haunted house films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Murray Hamilton
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

32 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Turkish and held by 3,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family is seduced by the wife of his father's business partner, then subsequently falls in love with her daughter
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ocean surrounding Amity, a small tourist resort off the coast of New England, a 25-foot man-eating predator stalks any human foolish enough to get in the water. At first, the only believer in the shark's existence is the town's chief of police, Martin Brody. Brody enlists the help of scientist Matt Hooper and Quint, a crusty old seaman whose life is devoted to hunting sharks. The threesome sets off in Quint's boat to kill the leviathan. The film that originated the 'summer blockbuster' in Hollywood
The way we were by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance and marriage of opposites-- the love that binds them together and the differences that tear them apart. A love story from college to Hollywood in the thirties, forties, and fifties
The Spirit of St. Louis by Wei de er( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Charles Lindbergh from his days of precarious mail runs in aviation's infancy to his design of a small transatlantic plane and the vicissitudes of its takeoff and epochal flight from New York to Paris in 1927
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terroized the small summer resort of Amity; but the shark that Police Chief Brody destroyed wasn't the only one in the ocean! The same heart-stopping suspense and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
The hustler by Robert Rossen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amoral, arrogant pool hustler who haunts backroom pool halls gets a real chance at fame when he faces the legendary Minnesota Fats in a personal competition
No time for sergeants( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia farm boy Will Stockdale is about to bust with pride because he's been drafted. Wearing a friendly, wide grin, he ambles into the U.S. Air Force, and most folk will never be the same, including pint-sized Ben, big-city bruiser Irvin and a jittery aptitude tester. Then there is Sgt. Orville King who is an old-timer driven crazy by Will's gee-whiz efforts at friendship
Seconds by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sinister thriller from the fractured 1960s that concerns a middle-aged businessman dissatisfied with his suburban existence, who is urged (and blackmailed) to undergo a strange and elaborate procedure that will grant him a new life as a reborn
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fear of Japanese invasion in 1941 sends Los Angeles into a panic. Comedy
The Amityville horror by Stuart E Rosenberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George and Kathy Lutz are newlyweds who move into a large house that is located on Long Island. The couple move in with their three children into what they believe is their dream home. Despite full disclosure by the real estate agent of the home's history, George and Kathy buy the house. The couple turn to their family priest Father Delaney who comes to bless the house. The Father believes the house is haunted and performs an exorcism on the house. But the evil spirit in the house causes him to become blind and makes him very ill. George and Kathy, with the help of another priest, Father Bolen, and a police detective, face the fears of the house. They do not know that the spirit is planning to possess George and then the children. Based on a true story
The FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recounting his storied FBI career, veteran agent Chip Hardesty narrates events occurring from the 1920s to the 1940s. After marrying Lucy Ann, a local librarian, Hardesty is supposed to resign from the agency. But when he hears J. Edgar Hoover speak, he has a change of heart, fully embracing the agency. As he travels from one investigation to another with his partner, Sam Crandall, Hardesty faces down famous mobsters, Klansmen and spies."
Mazes and monsters by Tom Hanks( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie (Tom Hanks) and his three college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions, and the line between fantasy and reality fuse into a harrowing adventure
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
Advice to actors( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four actors give opinions on the lack of good roles, the incursions of television, Hollywood vs. Broadway and a variety of other topics
If it's Tuesday, this must be Belgium by Mel Stuart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny study of Americans abroad on a quickie tour
The last days of Patton by Delbert Mann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General George S. Patton finally goes too far by defending ex-Nazi government officials, and General Eisenhower removes Patton from his command. Patton is put in charge of writing a history of World War II. On the eve of his retirement, a traffic accident brings the onset of the general's last battle
No way to treat a lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mass murderer of women, who is also a master of disguise, has a running battle with a police detective. The killer gets his kicks by phoning in clues to the murders to the detective. All of New York trembles as the sixth strangling is reported and the man with the makeup kit stalks still another victim ... the detective's girlfriend
Houseboat by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A government attorney, separated from his wife when she dies, is left widowed with three unruly kids. When the youngest runs away, he is found by Cinzia, an Italian woman who is rebeling against her father. The children convince their father to hire her as their maid and through a series of misadventures move onto a dilapidated houseboat together
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
The life and real adventures of Hamilton Murray. Written by himself. In three volumes by Murray Hamilton( Book )

7 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Murray Hamilton acteur américain

Murray Hamilton actor estadounidense

Murray Hamilton actor estatunidenc

Murray Hamilton ameerika näitleja

Murray Hamilton Amerikaans acteur

Murray Hamilton amerikansk skådespelare

Murray Hamilton amerikansk skodespelar

Murray Hamilton amerikansk skuespiller

Murray Hamilton amerikāņu aktieris

Murray Hamilton attore statunitense

Murray Hamilton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Murray Hamilton yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Мъри Хамилтън

Мюррэй Хэмилтон

מארי המילטון

מארי המילטון שחקן אמריקאי

مورای همیلتون بازیگر آمریکایی

머레이 해밀턴

マーレイ・ハミルトン

莫瑞·漢密爾頓

Languages
English (185)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Turkish (1)

Covers
No time for sergeants