WorldCat Identities

Wolfe, Ian 1896-1992

Works: 52 works in 104 publications in 4 languages and 6,177 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction television programs  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Television series  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a 1950's teenager's efforts to grow up as he confronts his ineffectual parents and copes with the anguish of being a "new boy" at school
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 843 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 )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 770 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
Star trek, the original series by Gene Roddenberry( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe "to boldly go where no man has gone before."
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 367 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
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

3 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 344 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 )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They live by night: 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
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un obrero de una fb̀rica aeronùtica de Los ℓngeles es testigo del bombardeo, llevado a cabo por un agente nazi, de la planta en la que trabaja. Durante la mortal explosin̤ muere su mejor amigo, y ľ mismo es injustamente acusado de sabotaje. Para limpiar su nombre, inicia una persecucin̤ sin tregua, de un extremo a otro de los Estados Unidos
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 223 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
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 133 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
Dressed to kill by Roy William Neill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caine plays the part of a psychiatrist to a woman who is murdered early in the film. He is initially reluctant to help the police. The detective assigned to the murder seems happy to do nothing, leaving the investigation to a prostitute who witnessed the murder and the son of the deceased"--Internet Movie Database
The defender( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 113 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
The pearl of death( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 97 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
The best acoustic album in the world ...ever!( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 75 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
The Barretts of Wimpole Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 42 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
Prelude to murder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 32 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
La actriz = The actress( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis : Clinton Jones (Spencer Tracy) ha trabajado toda su vida de marinero, pero ahora tiene que conformarse con un trabajo humilde. Éste quiere lo mejor para su hija por lo que insiste en que estudie una carrera de educación física, pero su hija Ruth (Jean Simmons) quiere convertirse en actriz. Clinton no ve con muy buenos ojos la decisión de su hija, por lo que se opone. A partir de aquí Ruth deberá demostrar que tiene talento como actriz y que puede dedicarse a ello
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to get an early inheritance
Seven brides for seven brothers by Gene De Paul( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coarse and unmannered brothers working on a ranch in a remote part of Oregon in the mid-1800s are lonesome for female companionship, so they kidnap some women from the town, who are then snow-bound with them all winter
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Rebel without a cause
Alternative Names
Ian Wolfe acteur américain

Ian Wolfe Amerikaans acteur (1896-1992)

Ian Wolfe amerikansk poet och skådespelare

Ian Wolfe amerikansk poet og skodespelar

Ian Wolfe amerikansk poet og skuespiller

Ian Wolfe attore statunitense

Ian Wolfe US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

MacWolfe, Ian 1896-1992

Wolf, Ian 1896-1992

Wulf, Ian 1896-1992

Wulf, Ien 1896-1992

Йен Вульф

ایان ولف بازیگر و شاعر آمریکایی

THX 1138Saboteur