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Wendkos, Paul 1922-2009

Overview
Works: 219 works in 388 publications in 1 language and 3,493 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Beach party films  History  Romance films  Musical films  Comedy films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Director, Restager , Performer, Author, Other, fmd, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 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 713 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 501 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 )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 297 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 held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatization of the famous 1893 Massachusetts trial of the woman accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax"--Container insert
The magnificent seven collection by Magnificent 7( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Magnificent Seven Ride: One town without hope is about to meet seven men without fear! Lee Van Cleef takes on the role of the legendary Chris Adams in this thrilling, action-packed finale of the hard-hitting western film series! Married and on the side of the law, Marshal Adams (Van Cleef) has settled in Arizona Territory. When his wife (Mariette Hartley) is killed, Chris tracks down the gunmen and administers swift justice but then discovers that a nearby border town is under attack. A ruthless horde of marauders has killed all the men and will come back for the women – unless Chris and his bold recruits can stop them. Outnumbered, but with a steely resolve and an arsenal of firepower, the gunfighters saddle up for the fight of their lives!
Honey West( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 125 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
Presumed guilty by Roberto Hernandez( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 108 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
Gidget( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 102 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
Attack on the iron coast( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crackerjack team of Allied commandos must take an old minesweeper filled with explosives and ram it into the Nazis' prized naval port. The problem is, the crew will have only five minutes to escape this floating torpedo before it blows
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two friends, Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock, set off across the country in their beautiful new Corvette convertible, they never imagined the series of adventures in which they'd find themselves. As they drive from town to town, helping anyone who needs it, they traverse the country along the often dangerous highway known as Route 66
Honor thy father by Gay Talese( 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
Gidget goes to Rome( Visual )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 54 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 )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 54 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
Danielle Steel's Message from Nam( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 44 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
Message from Nam by Danielle Steel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nadat haar geliefde in Vietnam is gesneuveld, gaat een jonge Amerikaanse journaliste naar dat land om oorlogsreportages te maken
Deadly games( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophet's game: strong violence & fore, language and brief nudity
Good against evil( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest, in a desperate attempt to stop the marriage of a seeminly happy couple, tries his best to prove that the bride has been possessed by an unseen, evil force
The house on Skull Mountain ; The Mephisto waltz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 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
The FBI( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent Lewis Erskine and Special Agent Jim Rhodes rely on real-life FBI detection techniques (and the occasional hunch) as they tackle the big ones --kidnapping, extortion, murder, espionage and terror. The stories are drawn from the real files of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Tattered web( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective discovers his son-in-law is cheating on his wife. He confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her. He then tries to pin the crime on a local derelict who can't protect himself
 
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Gidget goes to Rome
Alternative Names
Paul Wendkos American film director

Paul Wendkos Amerikaans filmregisseur (1925-2009)

Paul Wendkos director de cine estadounidense

Paul Wendkos director de cinema estatunidenc

Paul Wendkos réalisateur américain

Paul Wendkos regista statunitense

Paul Wendkos US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Wendkos, Abraham Paul.

Wendkos, Abraham Paul 1922-2009

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English (91)

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