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Mann, Stanley 1928-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 258 publications in 6 languages and 2,738 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Horror films  Fantasy films  War films  Spy films  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Adapter, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stanley Mann
The mouse that roared by Jack Arnold( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiny duchy of Grand Fenwick is bankrupt, and its minister decides to declare war on the United States, be defeated, and receive Marshall Aid. But he forgot to tell their invasion force leader that he's supposed to lose
Damien, Omen II by Don Taylor( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the sudden, suspicious death of his parents, Damien has been in the care of his wealthy aunt and uncle. Now in military school, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of his uncles's business empire and ultimately the world. And anyone attempting to unravel the mystery of his connection to the grisly events that occur around him will meet with and equally horrific and cruel demise!
Theater of blood by Douglas Hickox( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater of blood : A demented actor and his daughter set about murdering each of London's nine prominent drama critics according to murders in Shakespeare's plays
Conan the complete quest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan the destroyer: Conan is asked by the evil Queen Taramis to accompany a beautiful young princess to find a magic treasure. If he returns with the treasure and the virgin, the Queen promises to bring Conan's beloved Valeria back from the dead. But little does he know that she plans to kill both him and the princess, or that the return of the treasure will mean the extinction of mankind
Rooms; two one-act plays: Better luck next time, and A walk in dark places by Stanley Mann( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high wind in Jamaica( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Third time lucky by Stanley Mann( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collector by William Wyler( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A withdrawn butterfly collector decides to add to his collection by kidnapping a beautiful girl and locking her up in hopes that she will fall in love with him
Firestarter by Stephen King( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlene 'Charlie' McGee is a child who has the amazing ability to start fires with just a glance. Can her psychic power and the love of her father save her from the threatening government agency, 'The Shop,' that wants her destroyed?
Meteor by Ronald Neame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant scientist is summoned to Washington by NASA, and is informed that a huge meteor will smash into Earth in six days. The only chance to destroy the meteor is to work with the Soviets and reveal to them top U.S. secrets. As the meteor approaches, fragments of it crash into Earth causing avalanches, earthquakes and tidal waves
Another time, another place( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American journalist suffers an emotional meltdown when her married British lover is killed during WWII
Conan the destroyer by Edward R Pressman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cimmerian Conan is asked by the evil Queen Taramis to accompany a beautiful young princess to find a magic treasure. If he returns with the treasure and the virgin, the Queen promises to bring Conan's beloved Valeria back from the dead. But little does he know that she plans to kill both him and the princess, or that the return of the treasure will mean the extinction of mankind
Woman of straw( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyrannical but ailing tycoon Charles Richmond becomes obsessed with his attractive nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charles₂ money-hungry nephew, Anthony, who plots ways to gain control of his uncle₂s fortune
Gorky Park Eye of the needle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorky Park: Three mutilated bodies are discovered buried in the snow in Moscow's Gorky Park. Arkady Renko, the chief investigator of the Moscow Militia, is assigned to unravel this horrific crime, but he is confronted by an uncooperative and corrupt KGB
Eye of the needle by Richard Marquand( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spy thriller set in 1944. The Allies have created an elaborate scheme to deceive the Nazis and surprise them with an attack on Normandy. The fate of their ploy and the outcome of the war rests on a German spy
Circle of iron( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious blind man leads a young fighter on a quest for truth
Vincent Price MGM scream legends collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witchfinder General: during the Middle Ages, a self-proclaimed "witchfinder" goes from town to town, offering his services to superstitious villagers who pay him to wrench confessions from innocent women. Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett, an adaptation of "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
Damien Omen II : a novel by Joseph Howard( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballad of Tam Lin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the ancient Scottish ballad "Tam Lin" (one of it's many titles), the plot concerns an aging, beautiful woman who uses her wealth (and occasionally, witchcraft) to control a decadent pack of attractive young people she surrounds herself with."--IMDb
Tai-Pan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirk Struan is the savage Scottish leader of the dominant merchant chiefs, or Tai-Pans, who trade the South China Sea. His goals are to make Hong Kong the greatest merchant empire of all, to take his slave for his lady, and to make China his glorious new world
 
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The mouse that roared
Alternative Names
Stanley Mann Canadees scenarioschrijver (1928-2016)

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Stanley Mann Screenwriter

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Theater of bloodConan the complete questAnother time, another place