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Fleischer, Richard

Overview
Works: 257 works in 1,455 publications in 9 languages and 19,200 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Children's films  Comedy films  Historical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Film editor, Performer, fmd, Interviewee, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

130 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

72 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlton Heston plays a cop in this 21st century science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a greenish, wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )

36 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor finds out he can understand what animals are saying. When the animals find out, his world is turned upside down
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

53 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Nemo and the fantastic submarine Nautilus carry three survivors from a shipwreck who observe the dangers of the underwater world
The Vikings by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

57 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the Middle Ages, and nothing is more feared in England than Viking warriors. In one of many raids, Viking leader Ragnar kills the English king and forces himself on the Queen. With the King dead, his brother takes the thrown but unknown to anyone but a trusted servant, the Queen is now with child. In order to protect the boy, he is sent away to be raised in safety away from the new King. Twenty years later, the Vikings under are still raiding England and they now have an Englishman, Egbert, making maps of the English coast for them. Ragnar has a son, Einar, a lusty warrior who takes what he wants when he wants it. They also have a slave, Eric, taken prisoner as an infant. Egbert realizes from a necklace Eric wears that he is the son of the Queen and is Einar's half-brother. When they kidnap Morgana, a Welsh beauty and the English King's betrothed, the stage is set for an inevitable clash between the half-brothers and with the reigning English King
Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

44 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite team of medical and scientific specialists race to save a top government scientist who is suffering from a blood clot on the brain. Their mission is to be reduced, along with their craft, to microscope size, and to enter the bloodstream to save him
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )

36 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish cantor's son defies his father to pursue a career in popular music
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

34 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
Out of the inkwell : Max Fleischer and the animation revolution by Richard Fleischer( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Fleischer (1883-1972) was for years considered Walt Disney's only real rival in the world of cartoon animation. The man behind the creation of such legendary characters as Betty Boop and the animation of Popeye the Sailor and Superman, Fleischer asserted himself as a major player in the development of Hollywood entertainment. Out of the Inkwell: Max Fleischer and the Animation Revolution is a vivid portrait of the life and world of a man who shaped the look of cartoon animation. While deeply engaged with his characters, Fleischer also sought ways to improve his art through technical innova
The narrow margin by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

30 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop has been put in charge of protecting a gangster's girlfriend as she is being transported from Chicago to L.A. by train to testify before a grand jury. He has his work cut out, though, as there are hitmen on the train that are after her
Conan, the complete quest( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan the destroyer: Conan is asked by the evil Queen Taramis to accompany a beautiful young princess to find a magic treasure. If he returns with the treasure and the virgin, the Queen promises to bring Conan's beloved Valeria back from the dead. But little does he know that she plans to kill both him and the princess, or that the return of the treasure will mean the extinction of mankind
Mandingo by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

28 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A shocking look at plantation life in the Deep South. Mede is a slave whose master, Hammond Maxwell, intends on keeping him as a prizefighter. As Maxwell focuses his attention on his wenches and Mede's brutal training, his neglected wife turns her passions towards Mede himself"--Container
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half in the 1960s
Conan the destroyer by Edward R Pressman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan the Barbarian vs. the evil Queen Taramis who has promised to bring his beloved back from the dead if he returns with a magic treasure
Mr. Majestyk by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-con and Vietnam vet, Mr. Majestyk, whose efforts to run a straight business seem thwarted at every turn-- a town tough harasses him for employment of Hispanic migrant workers on his farm, the local police jail him on a false charge, and a Mafia hitman destroys his crop for crossing him during a jailbreak-- finally reaches the end of his fuse. With rifle in hand and his girlfriend at the wheel of his pickup, Majestyk goes after the syndicate assassin
Red Sonja by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonja sets out to avenge her parent's death and is granted extraordinary powers by a mysterious vision. But she must vow never to fall in love with a man unless he is stronger than her. On the way to find Queen Gedren, she meets kalidor, a stranger gifted with unusual strength
Betty Boop by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She first appeared on screen with the body of a woman and the head of a dog. Re-invented as 100% woman, the racy cartoon star became an American icon
10 Rillington Place by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959, an innocent man, Timothy Evans, is charged with the gruesome slaying of his wife and baby. Convicted by the testimony of his landlord, John Christie, a mild-mannered ex-policeman, Evans is sentenced to hang. However, after the execution, evidence reveals that the real psychotic killer is continuing his mass murder spree. Public outcry over this true case led to Great Britain's abolishment of the death penalty
The new centurions by Joseph Wambaugh( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Out of the inkwell : Max Fleischer and the animation revolution
Alternative Names
Fleischer, Richard O.

Fleischer, Richard O. 1916-2006

Richard Fleischer Amerikaans filmregisseur

Richard Fleischer réalisateur américain

Richard Fleischer regista statunitense

Richard Fleischer US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Флейшер, Ричард

ריצ'רד פליישר

ريتشارد فليشر

ریچارد فلایشر کارگردان آمریکایی

리처드 플라이셔

플래셔, 리차드 1916-2006

플레이셔, 리차드 1916-2006

플레이셔, 리처드 1916-2006

フライシャー, リチャード

フライシャー, リチャード 1916-2006

リチャード・フライシャー

李察·費里沙

理查德·弗莱彻

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