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Wolfe, Ian 1896-1992

Overview
Works: 54 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 5,923 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ian Wolfe
 
Most widely held works by Ian Wolfe
Rebel without a cause by Nicholas Ray( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
THX 1138 by George Lucas( Visual )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and German and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A man whose mind and body are controlled by the government ... makes a harrowing attempt to escape from a world where thoughts are controlled, freedom is an impossibility and love is the ultimate crime"--Container
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
Star trek, the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect
They live by night by Nicholas Ray( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three prisoners flee from a state prison farm in Mississippi. Among them is 23-years-young Bowie, who spent the last seven years in prison and now hopes to be able to prove his innocence or retire to a home in the mountains and live in peace together with his new love, Kitty. But his criminal companions persuade him to participate in several heists, and soon the police believe him to be their leader and go after "Bowie the Kid" harder than ever
Star trek, the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Space is our final frontier. In the 23rd century, The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk, whose First Officer is Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. The Chief Medical Officer is Dr. Leonard 'Bones' McCoy. With a determined crew of 430, the Enterprise encounters Klingons, Romulans, time paradoxes and genetic supermen. Their mission is to explore strange new worlds, to seek new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barry Kane is a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker who witnesses a Nazi agent firebombing his plant. However, it is Barry who is accused of the fiery sabotage, and to clear his name he sets off on a desperate, action-packed cross-country chase that takes him from Boulder Dam to New York's Radio City Music Hall to the top of the Statue of Liberty. Hitchcock's first film with an all-American cast moves with breakneck speed toward its final heart-pounding confrontation, and remains a suspense classic
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English zoology professor George Edward Challenger discovers a "lost world" of Jurassic reptiles isolated within the thick, unexplored Amazon. To prove their existence, he organizes a group expedition with playboy Lord Roxton, American socialites Jennifer Holmes, her brother David Holmes, news writer and photographer Ed Malone and Challenger's colleague and rival Professor Walter Summerlee. Local pilot Gomez and travel guide Costa lead the pack on an awesome havoc-wreaking adventure where dinosaurs from long ago still roam free
The defender ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this two-part special, Steve McQueen plays a man on trial for murder defended by Ralph Bellamy and William Shatner
Dressed to kill by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this final Rathbone-Bruce classic, Holmes and Watson are menced by a very appealing villainess. The plot involves counterfeiting, specifically a Bank of England plate hidden in one of three music boxes
The pearl of death ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes is called in to solve a series of murders involving busts of Napoleon and a gem that has caused murder and trouble since the days of the Borgias
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Prelude to murder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three music boxes are the only clues that Holmes has to work with to find the location of bank notes stolen from the Bank of England
Alfred Hitchcock's saboteur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barry Kane is a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker who witnesses a Nazi agent firebombing his plant. However, it is Barry who is accused of the fiery sabotage, and to clear his name he sets off on a desperate, action-packed cross-country chase that takes him from Boulder Dam to New York's Radio City Music Hall to the top of the Statue of Liberty. Hitchcock's first film with an all-American cast moves with breakneck speed toward its final heart-pounding confrontation, and remains a suspense classic
THX 1138 the George Lucas director's cut ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A man whose mind and body are controlled by the government ... makes a harrowing attempt to escape from a world where thoughts are controlled, freedom is an impossibility and love is the ultimate crime"--Container
The Barretts of Wimpole Street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic portrayal of the romance of poets, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. The invalid poetess who regains her health after falling in love with the famous poet elopes with the poet against the wishes of her tyrannical father, who exhibits an incestuous attachment for Elizabeth, as well as an over domineering control of all the Barrett siblings in their personal adult relationships. The story is set in London, England, starting in the year, 1845
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion
 
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Alternative Names
MacWolfe, Ian 1896-1992
Wolf, Ian 1896-1992
Wulf, Ian 1896-1992
Wulf, Ien 1896-1992
Languages
English (50)
German (2)
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