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Grinde, Nick 1894-1979

Overview
Works: 78 works in 128 publications in 2 languages and 798 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Musical films  Horror films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Mad scientist films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Film editor, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Nick Grinde
 
Most widely held works by Nick Grinde
March of the wooden soldiers( Visual )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical comedy with Laurel and Hardy in a story that takes them to Toyland where they try to help Little Bo Peep escape the evil clutches of Barnaby and his band of Boogeymen
The divorcée( Visual )

4 editions published between 1930 and 1991 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a husband cheats on his wife, she decides to pay him back by sleeping with his best friend
Boris Karloff : icons of horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black room: "In a tiny European nation, a baron has fathered twin sons--Anton and Gregor--but a local legend has it that one will someday kill the other, so Anton is sent into exile while Gregor remains. Decades later, Gregor has become a tyrant; sensing revolution in the air, he summons Anton back to take over. But is that really what he has in mind?"--Container
The man with nine lives( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missing for ten years, Dr. Leon Kravaal (Boris Karloff) has been found! Frozen solid in a block of ice, Kravaal was conducting forbidden experiments in human cryogenics when he became trapped within his own freezer. Thawed out by Tim Morgan (Roger Pryor) and Judy Blair (Jo Ann Sayers), Kravaal vows to continue his research, using his enemies as guinea pigs. But with the death of his last human "volunteer," Kravaal decides it's time for Tim and Judy to sacrifice their lives for science, in this chilling tale of cold-blooded murder. To save many, he'll sacrifice a few
The black room : the man they could not hang( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black room: Murder and betrayal have darkened the once noble house of Berghman. Count Gregor is a degenerate killer who lures innocent victims into the castle's chamber of horrors. According to prophecy, Gregor is to be murdered by his brother. When his brother is summoned to the castle, they become locked in a terrifying struggle to the death
Before I hang ; The boogie man will get you( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boogie man will get you: Karloff stars in this delicious spoof about a scientist who has perfected a device to turn ordinary men into supermen. Only problem: it doesn't work and he's got a cellarful of corpses!
Philo Vance murder case collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kennel murder case: Philo Vance investigates when "one of the Coe brothers is found dead in his bedroom, locked from the inside, and the other brother is found the next morning dead in the downstairs closet. There is also the clue of a wounded Doberman Pinscher, a mysteriously broken piece of priceless Chinese porcelain, and a cast of suspicious family members, servants and associates"--Wikipedia, viewed May 1, 2015
Before I hang( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentenced to die for his role in a mercy killing, Dr. John Garth spends his final days continuing his experiments from death row. On the eve of his execution, Garth injects himself with a serum made from the blood of a homicidal maniac. Only after learning that his own death sentence has been commuted, he discovers his experiment has a dangerous, and deadly, side effect
Hitler, dead or alive( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Alcatraz alumni want to make a "couple of quarters." The prize is a one-million-dollar reward privately offered by a wealthy American for Hitler--dead or alive. From there the story takes a decidedly comical turn as the three ex-gangsters travel to Germany, meet the Gestapo and demand an audience with Hitler--where they shave off his moustache
Columbia Pictures pre-code collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtue: An honest, enterprising taxi driver mistakes a prostitute for an unemployed stenographer. After a whirlwind courtship and marriage, the woman's past comes back to haunt her when a duplicitous acquaintance implicates her in a sordid affair
This modern age( Visual )

2 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Valentine Winters (Joan Crawford) leaves America to join her ooh-la-la ma in Paris ... and life begins. Soon Valentine is caught up in a whirl of hot music and cold champagne, of the right clothes and the wrong men, of all pleasure and no happiness. Then she meets an upstanding Harvard man. The future looks bright until his strait-laced parents visits Paris. They discover not only Valentine's wild ways but a shocking secret about her mother and Valentine's world come crashing down"--Container
Shopworn( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Class conflict ensues when a waitress and a wealthy college student fall in love and his mother doesn't approve
MGM holiday collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bumbling toy factory workers save the day when they learn of a plot to close the factory
We've never been licked( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas Aggie who had spent several years in Japan before the war appears to be a Japanese spy, but in the end it is revealed that he is really working for the U.S., when he sacrifices his life in order to dive his plane into a Japanese aircraft carrier. "The Army hour radio program honors the new graduates of Texas A & M who are preparing to join the United States Armed Forces. Many of the school's alumni, such as Colonel Jason 'Cannonball' Craig, listen to the broadcast from their stations in the South Pacific. Radio announcer Bill Stern then tells the story of Brad Craig, Jason's son, who first attended Texas A & M in 1938: On the train to the college, Brad meets and falls for Nina Lambert, the granddaughter of chemistry professor 'Pop' Lambert. Brad has a hard time adjusting to the rigors and traditions of the military school, despite the constant counsel of his roommate, Cyanide Jenkins. Bill tells Pop that he plans to quit college and return to his home in the Philippines, but the professor convinces him to stay. Later, at a late-night pep rally, Bill meets and quickly becomes friends with two Japanese students, Matsui and Kubo. Brad and Nina date for his first two years at the college, though she and Cyanide soon fall in love. The two finally admit their true feelings to each other at a ball, but, out of loyalty to Brad, they remain only friends. As the United States prepares for war in the South Pacific, Brad receives the ire of his fellow cadets for his continuous support of the Japanese. Brad's mind is changed, however, when he sees photographs of the atrocities committed by the Japanese in China. At the beginning of his senior year, Brad is accused of helping Matsui and Kubo steal a secret formula from Pop's laboratory, though he is only pretending to be a traitor and actually gives the Japanese spies a counterfeit formula. Brad is soon forsaken by his fellow cadets, then expelled from the college. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, Brad goes to Japan, where he performs on anti-American radio broadcasts. Prior to the Japanese attack on the Solomon Islands, Brad is taken aboard a Japanese aircraft carrier, then is assigned an airplane so that he can report on the battle from the sky. Seeing his window of opportunity, Brad kills his Japanese pilot, then radios the American flyers, who include Cyanide, of the position of the Japanese fleet. The Americans win the sea battle with further help from Brad, who commits suicide by crashing his plane onto the deck of a Japanese carrier. As the Army hour radio broadcast ends, Brad is posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his self-sacrifice, and his father listens with pride to the ceremony"--AFI catalog, 1941-1950
The man they could not hang( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Henryk Savaard (Karloff), who has invented a mechanical heart designed to restore life to the dead, kills a student volunteer in order to test the device. Midway through the experiment, the police break in to Savaard's lab and discover the dead body. Savaard is arrested, found guilty of murder by a penal of jurors, and is hang. After the hanging, his assistant claims Savaard's body and uses Savaard's technique on it. Savaard is brought back to life. Now he can seek sweet revenge on his prosecutors
Love is on the air ; [and] You can't escape forever( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Newshounds battle gangsters in two light-hearted, lightening-paced crime-time capers."--Container
King of Chinatown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mob leader Frank Baturin controls all illicit operations in Chinatown. He is toppled from power by two members of his own mob, and left for dead, but is saved by a dedicated Chinese-American doctor. In gratitude, Baturin turns over his fortune to a Chinese war relief fund.--Summary from Moviefone Web site
Philo Vance murder case collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dilettante detective stylishly sleuths his way through some of his most famous cases in this Collection
Victor Herbert's March of the wooden soldiers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical children's comedy with Laurel and Hardy as clumsy toy makers in a story that takes them to Toyland where they try to help Little Bo Peep escape the evil clutches of Barnaby and his band of Boogeymen
Stone of Silver Creek : plus chapter 3 of Gordon of Ghost City "Trapped."( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buck Jones is dance emporium/gambling saloon owner T. William Stone, who becomes co-owner of a profitable mine after he thwarts its owner from being cheated by two no-good gamblers. Now, the resentful rustlers seek their revenge on Stone himself
 
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Alternative Names
Grinde, Harry A.

Grinde, Harry A. 1894-1979

Grinde, Nicholas

Grindé, Nicholas 1893-1979

Grinde, Nicholas 1894-1979

Nick Grinde Amerikaans filmregisseur (1893-1979)

Nick Grinde regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Nick Grinde US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Ник Гринд

نیک گریندی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Boris Karloff : icons of horror collectionThe black room : the man they could not hangBefore I hang ; The boogie man will get youStone of Silver Creek : plus chapter 3 of Gordon of Ghost City "Trapped."