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Murphy, Mary 1931-2011

Works: 59 works in 174 publications in 4 languages and 3,282 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  History  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  War films  Biographical films  Western films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Mary Murphy
Most widely held works by Mary Murphy
The wild one by Laslo Benedek( Visual )

41 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny is the leader of a vicious biker gang which invades a small, sleepy California town. The leather-jacketed young biker seems hellbent for destruction until he falls for Kathie, a "good girl" whose father happens to be a cop
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in French and English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father. Now Junior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory."--Container
Beginner's guide to animation by Mary Murphy( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to creating low-budget two-dimensional stop-motion films, how to set up an animation station and make models, and how to film and edit
The Wind That Shakes the Barley by Ken Loach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1920. Damien O'Donovan is leaving for London for an internship, until the dreaded Black and Tans attack his hurling mates, killing one for not speaking English. Thus sidetracked by the Irish War for Independence, Damien is convinced by his brother Teddy to throw his lot in with the IRA. Damien is a purist, an idealist, and therefore marked for a tragic destiny, while Teddy is a fatefully pragmatic politician. These differences between the brothers propel the film through its terrible final act, as the signing of Anglo-Irish Treaty establishes the Irish Free State, splits the Republican movement, and unleashes the Irish Civil War
Sitting Bull by Sidney Salkow( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Sitting Bull and his tribe prepare to battle the U.S. government while one military official tries to prevent the impending bloodshed
The desperate hours by William Wyler( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped convict breaks into a suburban home and takes a family hostage
Blood cold : fame, sex, and murder in Hollywood by Dennis McDougal( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was Robert Blake, former child actor, acclaimed star of In Cold Blood, and iconic '70s TV detective in Baretta. By the late '90s he was a troubled has-been coasting on the fumes of past success. She was Bonny Lee Bakley, a Hollywood parasite and con artist know for elaborate Internet sex scams and a shameless pursuit of money and fame. She settled for Blake. It was a doomed relationship that came to a dead end on May 4 2001, when Bonny was shot to death in a parked car on a dark Hollywood side street. Eleven months later, Blake was charged with the murder of his wife, the mother of their child--a crime that would reveal the sordid secrets of their marriage. Bestselling journalist Dennis McDougal and senior TV Guide correspondent Mary Murphy uncover the lives of two violently dysfuntional lovers who crashed head-on in a squalid soap opera of sexual and physical abuse, alcohol and drugs, desperate betrayals between husband and wife, and rumors of incest, death threats, and murder for hire. A cautionary tale of success--and love--gone bad, Blood Cold is a true Hollywood nightmare
Beachhead( Visual )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four marines embark on a hazardous island mission to verify reports about a secret Japanese minefield. The intelligence comes from a French planter -- who may or may not be a spy -- and his beautiful daughter. If their story is true, can the marines outgun their enemies, make it through the treacherous jungle and rendezvous with American forces in time to prevent disaster?"--Container
Stanley Kramer film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collections contains the movies, Guess who's coming to dinner, Member of the wedding, Ship of fools, Wild one, 5,000 fingers of Dr. T
Robot revolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a not-too-distant future where every aspect of society is controlled by machines, terrorism has forced the state to institute martial law. While performing a routine check in a high-rise apartment, a well-armed police officer and her android partner discover that something is causing the buildings' residents to malfunction, forcing them to fight their way out. However, as they investigate the malfunction further, they uncover a secret that the government would do anything to cover up
Born innocent( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen-year-old runaway falls victim to the juvenile justice system when she becomes a ward of the court
The great American Western( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Indian Wars: Documentary chronicling the true story of the struggle for territory between whites and Native Americans as Europeans encroached upon their land
The mad magician( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary horror star Vincent Price is at his terrifying best as Gallico the Great, an inspired inventor of magic acts who longs to perform his creations himself. When he finally gets his chance, the production is closed by Gallico's cruel manager, who wants a rival magician to perform Gallico's greatest trick, The Lady and the Buzz Saw. An enraged Gallico turns into a homicidal maniac, taking out his victims with the same methods he used to create his illusions
Getting started in animation by Mary Murphy( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 pack war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach Red: The American assault and capture of a Japanese-held island in the Pacific during World War II
Crime and punishment USA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Dostoevski's Crime and punishment set in 1950's Southern California. Robert Cole, a troubled young man, has a troubling belief: exceptional people shouldn't have to pay for their crimes. After he blacks out near a crime scene, he gains the attention of local police which develops into a cat-and-mouse game between Cole, a cop, a beautiful young stranger and a family foe
Wilde by Brian Gilbert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notorious poet and playwright Oscar Wilde devours all that life has to offer, but there's only so much that late Victorian England will tolerate. As Wilde delves into a taboo world of unrealized homosexual desire, his life rapidly becomes a turbulent charade. He cannot escape the repercussions wrought by a "pure" society, nor will he hide in shame for being true to his nature
Get started in animation by Mary Murphy( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the complete beginner's guide to making animation. The book starts with clearly illustrated instructions on how to set up a simple animation station at home and includes a list of low cost but essential items that make a complete animator's toolbox. Once the basic equipment is set up, the reader can hit the ground running with 6 imaginative projects especially designed to develop technical skills. Clear step-by-step instructions accompany photographs and diagrams designed to guide the reader through each step of the process. There is a chapter on basic editing techniques which demonstrates how to twin visually exciting sequences with music and titles to create a show reel of work. There is also a comprehensive walk-through guide to the process of producing a short film using any animation technique. All in all, this is the ideal beginner's guide."--Publisher's description
The Outer limits( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When test pilot Jim Darcy crashes his jet into the desert floor at the exact moment that his wife rams her car into a boulder, both are hurled into a different dimension mere seconds into the future
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild one: The leader of a fierce biker gang attempts to defeat a rival group, and to win the heart of a small-town police officer's daughter
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The desperate hoursBlood cold : fame, sex, and murder in HollywoodGetting started in animationGet started in animationOn the Waterfront