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Wendkos, Paul 1922-2009

Overview
Works: 187 works in 358 publications in 2 languages and 3,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure television programs  Television programs  Spy television programs  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Historical television programs  History  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author, Restager , Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Wendkos
A woman called Moses( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Harriet Ross Tubman, founder of the Underground Railroad, who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North before the Civil War
The complete Gidget collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting the big screen adventures of Gidget, the original queen of the Southern California beach scene
Guns of the magnificent seven by Herman Hoffman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gunfighter leads a team of the deadliest men in the West on a mission to free a peasant leader from a Mexican prison
The legend of Lizzie Borden( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a stylized retelling of the events of August 4, 1892, the film begins when the parents of New England spinster Lizzie Andrew Borden were found brutally murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts' home. The subsequent incarceration of the prime suspect (Lizzie herself) as well as the coroner's inquest and trial are largely faithfully depicted, using actual testimony
The magnificent seven collection( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four classic Western movies
Honey West( Visual )

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

After inheriting her spying business from her late father, private eye Honey West outwits criminals and solves crimes using her unique arsenal of martial arts and scientific gadgets
Gidget( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young girl who spends her summer vacation on the beach at Malibu and becomes the mascot of a group of college boys who surf there
Presumed guilty( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bobby McLaughlin is wrongfully convicted of murder, his father begins a fierce struggle to free his son from prison. A chilling indictment of a faulty judicial system and an inspirational tale of love and reconciliation between father and son
Attack on the iron coast( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Major James Wilson must lead his troops across the English channel in the D-day invasion of Normandy. He trains his regulars for the invasion knowing that many, if not all, may never suvive the assault. Captain Franklin is the British officer who opposed the plan and has a persona vendetta against WIlson. The two are thrown together on the same mission--they face overwhelming odds and a barrage of cannon fire from the Nazi stronghold on the Normandy coast"--Container
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Untouchables chronicles the campaign of Eliot Ness (Robert Stack), the young U.S. Prohibition Bureau agent determined to smash the beer and booze empire of Al Capone in Chicago from 1929-1933
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of excitement, two young men--sheltered Yale graduate Tod Stiles and tough guy Buz Murdock--traverse the famed Route 66, which stretches from Chicago to Santa Monica, where they encounter people from all walks of life. Shot entirely on location around the country
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Untouchables chronicles the campaign of Eliot Ness (Robert Stack), the young U.S. Prohibition Bureau agent determined to smash the beer and booze empire of Al Capone in 1920s Chicago
Gidget goes to Rome( Visual )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gidget heads to Europe with boyfriend Moondoggie, and their best friends for a whirlwind vacation in Italy. Everything's a-ok except that Gidget's father asks a wartime buddy, Paolo Cellini, to keep an eye on his daughter. Gidget mistakes Cellini's kindly intentions for romantic ones and falls head-over-heels for the Italian dreamboat." -- Container
The ordeal of Dr. Mudd( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who in 1865 was arrested and sentenced for his alleged complicity in the conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. Mudd's only crime was to set the broken leg of a stranger, who turned out to be John Wilkes Booth
Honor thy father by Paul Wendkos( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise and fall of the Bonanno empire and reveals the inside story of the kidnapping of Joe in 1964, the jailing of Bill in 1971 and the famous "Banana War." The brutal, intimate study of a Mafia family which includes the inside operations of the Mafia
Danielle Steel's Message from Nam( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paxton Andrews, an idealistic Southern beauty, becomes a war correspondent in Saigon when her college love is killed in Vietnam. Her column becomes an enormous success in the U.S., but her personal relationships continue to suffer the casualties of combat
I spy( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy forces capture a woman to force her doctor father to commit to a political movement in the country where he works
Message from Nam( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paxton Andrews faces love, loss and the harsh realities of war. Thrown into the radical 1960's campus life at Berkley, she believes she has found a true soul mate in a bright, idealistic law student named Peter
The house on Skull Mountain The Mephisto waltz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Christophe family matriarch dies, her four grandchildren are summoned to the old woman's home for the reading of her last will. But this family's history is far darker than any of them could imagine, as they soon discover when mysterious forces begin killing the heirs one by one. Now it's up to the modern-day Christophes to discover the secrets of their voodoo-practicing ancestors before the family tree is cut off at the roots
Angel baby by Paul Wendkos( Visual )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They're packing them in at the tent revival today. The young woman called Jenny Angel is preaching--and performing miracles of healing on the blind and the lame. Angel baby takes viewers inside the evangelistic tent with its story of godly aspirations and human frailties. Salome Jens plays Jenny, who becomes a popular preacher on the tent revival circuit after being cured of muteness at a revival--and becomes an innocent target of a moneyman eager to exploit her following"--Container
 
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Gidget goes to Rome
Alternative Names
Paul Wendkos American film director

Paul Wendkos Amerikaans filmregisseur (1925-2009)

Paul Wendkos réalisateur américain

Paul Wendkos regista statunitense

Paul Wendkos US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Wendkos, Abraham Paul 1922-2009

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پل وندکوس کارگردان آمریکایی

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