WorldCat Identities

Oswald, Gerd 1916-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 140 publications in 2 languages and 1,171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Fiction  Western films  Comedy films  Musical films  Biographical films  Road films  Didactic drama 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1992.8 .S73, 791.45
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerd Oswald
A kiss before dying ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Troubled by the death of her twin sister, a young woman unwittingly falls in love with an ambitious man. As she investigates her sister's death, she discovers that what she doesn't know about her boyfriend may kill her
Paris holiday ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American entertainer travels to Paris to buy a script, but it turns out to be an exposé of a French counterfeiting ring
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
Crime of passion ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kathy Ferguson is an extraordinary woman, trapped in a decade that worships the ordinary. She's smart and witty, and an ace at her job. She's an advice columnist at a San Francisco newspaper, with her name on billboards all over town. But Kathy makes a big mistake, she falls in love. After marrying Bill Doyle, a Los Angeles detective, somewhere between the olive dip and the shiny waxed floors, she begins to realize that Bill wants nothing more than this -- for him or her -- ever. Her thwarted ambition turns ugly, and before long this capable career woman is capable of anything
Star trek, the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise explore space and defend the United Federation of Planets
Man on a tightrope ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a Czechoslovakian circus troop whose members are drafted into the military when the communists take over. But as they near the Bavarian border, they decide to make a break to escape to the West
Schachnovelle by Stefan Zweig ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nazis capture an Austrian aristocrat and imprison him in solitary confinement deprived of all intellectual stimulation. He is manipulated and interrogated in an effort to force him to reveal secret information. Struggling to keep his sanity, he fights back with the only means available, a book on chess hidden in his cell
Schachnovelle Brainwashed ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nazis capture an Austrian aristocrat and imprison him in solitary confinement and deprived of all intellectual stimulation. Once there, he is manipulated and interrogated in an effort to force him to reveal secret information vital to his captors. Struggling to keep his sanity, he fights back with the only means available to him--a book on chess hidden in his cell
The conscience of the king ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Enterprise beams up Anton Karidian and his Shakespearean acting troupe for a performance. Could Karidian be mass murderer Kodos the Executioner, thought to have died 20 years ago?
The outer limits specimen: unknown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Lieutenant Rupert Howard discovers strange life forms clinging to the walls of the space lab, he removes several of the mushroom-shaped 'space barnacles' and incubates them for examination. They quickly mature into huge white flowers and, without warning, spray Howard with freesh spores and a lethal vapor."--Container
The outer limits the invisibles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A loner in enemy territory, secret government agent Spain infiltrates the ranks of the Invisibles, a subversive underground society of the nation's power brokers who are possessed by alien parasites."--Container
Screaming Mimi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anita Ekberg plays the gorgeous and tortured dancer with the Great Dane named Devil, who, after being nearly attacked by a man with a knife, is put into an asylum under the obsessive care of psychiatrist Dr. Greenwood (Harry Townes). When the girl begins to show signs of improvement, the psychiatrist assumes her care on the outside so she can resume her dancing career. The proprietor (Gypsy Rose Lee) of El Madhouse, a tawdry nightclub, hires the girl but then a series of murders by "The Ripper" attracts the attention of a newspaper reporter (Phil Carey), and the doctor and reporter face off to try to protect the girl. A sensual statue of a dancing girl called "Screaming Mimi" seems to play a part in the bizarre mystery. (from the cover)
The Outer limits ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 10 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
Valerie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An upstanding Civil War vet is tried for the attempted murder of his wife and the murder of her parents."--Container
Bob Hope legends of Hollywood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seven little Foys: After the young wife of vaudevillian Eddie Foy passes away, he incorporates their seven children into the act and takes it on the road
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of episodes from the series that presented tales of science fiction and horror
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of episodes from the series that presented tales of science fiction and horror
The outer limits the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The entire first season of the science fiction anthology series. Reflecting the anxieties of the Cold War era, each episode is a cautionary tale involving alien creatures or dangerous new technologies
The outer limits. The complete original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week. Marked for its opening sequence and eerie voice-over, 'There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not attempt to adjust the picture. We are controlling transmission', this show pushed the boundaries of television and viewers minds
The alternative factor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arena: Kirk fights for his life and those of his entire crew! The alternative factor: In orbit around an unknown planet, the Enterprise experiences a moment of "nonexistence"-all natural laws are suspended
 
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Languages
English (38)
German (25)
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