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Smith, Harold Jacob 1912-1970

Overview
Works: 26 works in 103 publications in 7 languages and 2,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical drama  Legal drama (Literature)  Film adaptations  Fiction  Historical films  Legal films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Author, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3523.A934, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Harold Jacob Smith
Inherit the wind by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real-life 1925 trial featuring Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan. Famous lawyer Henry Drummond battles fundamentalist Matthew Brady in a Tennessee courtroom when schoolteacher Bertram Cates is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
The defiant ones by Nathan E Douglas( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain
Herencia del viento Inherit the wind( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las contrapuestas teorías del darwinismo y el creacionismo son los dos polos opuestos que enfrentan, en una explosiva batalla de creencias, al abogado Henry Drummond y al líder ultraconservador Matthew Harrison Brady en una pequeña ciudad de Tennessee, en la que se juzga a un profesor por enseñar la teoría de la evolución a sus alumnos
Inherit the wind by Jerome Lawrence( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Scopes trial and the confrontation between Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan
Wer den Wind sät( Visual )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small Tennessee town gained national attention in 1925 when a biology schoolteacher was arrested for violating state law and teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in the classroom. Fictional version of the "Scopes monkey trial."
The McMasters ; Medusa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reeling from the trauma of the Civil War, ex-confederate soldier, Kolby and the townfolk of Ironwood are seething with rage at the goings on at a ranch owned by Newl McMasters. McMasters has given black Union soldier a half stake in his ranch and allowed him to take up with a young Indian girl who he intends to marry. The times, they are a changin' and the irony is lost on no one that the elderly rancher's new partner was once his slave and someone he treats with paternal affection. When Kolby's rancid efforts to purchase the ranch and drive Peters out of town are stopped cold, the battle lines in this violent, tension-filled western drama are drawn
Inherit the wind (1960) by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small Tennessee town gained national attention in 1925 when a biology schoolteacher was arrested for violating state law and teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in the classroom
Yuma ; McMasters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yuma: A down and dirty town is forced to shape up when a new Sheriff comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators & preserve his reputation
Fugitivos( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra el caso de dos convictos, uno blanco y el otro de color, que escapan junto de su cautiverio, teniendo que permanecer unidos en su fuga por estar esposados. El odio que siente el preso blanco hacia los negros irá desapareciendo
Tejō no mama no datsugoku( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wer den Wind sät( )

1 edition published in 1959 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chaine by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joker Jackson et Noah Cullen sont deux prisonniers en cavale. Evadés d'un camp de travaux forcés du sud des Etats-Unis, les deux hommes, attachés l'un à l'autre par une chaîne d'acier, sont néanmoins séparés par une haine féroce. Implacablement poursuivis par des gardiens et des chiens, ils vont devoir mettre de côté leurs différences s'ils veulent survivre
La parete di fango The defiant ones( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due galeotti, un nero e un bianco, evadono insieme, legati ai polsi da una catena d'acciaio. Braccati dai poliziotti che li inseguono guidati da feroci segugi, i due fuggono attraverso campi, colline, paludi. (Morandini)
...E l'uomo creò Satana( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il pastore protestante di una cittadina americana decide di denunciare il maestro di una scuola elementare, accusato di insegnare ai suoi allievi le teorie di Darwin. Due famosi avvocati, grandi amici, sono convocati per prendere le difese delle parti avverse
Herencia del viento Inherit the wind( )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

L'impossible évasion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Al borde del río( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un ladrón de bancos, Nardo Denning (Ray Milland), se hace con un copioso botín y planea retirarse huyendo a México. Para burlar la vigilancia de las autoridades contrata a un guía Ben (Anthony Quinn) para que le lleve por las montañas hasta la frontera mexicana. El problema está en que la mujer Margaret (Debra Pager) que siempre ha amado y a la que hace tiempo que no ve es la actual esposa de ese guía
Inherit the wind : screenplay : revised : by Nathan E Douglas( )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typescript, dated August 13, 1959
 
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Harold Jacob Smith acteur américain

Harold Jacob Smith Amerikaans acteur (1912-1970)

Harold Jacob Smith amerikansk manusforfattar og skodespelar

Harold Jacob Smith amerikansk manusförfattare och skådespelare

Harold Jacob Smith amerikansk manusforfatter og skuespiller

Harold Jacob Smith amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skuespiller

Harold Jacob Smith sceneggiatore statunitense

Harold Jacob Smith US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler und Drehbuchautor

Jacob Smith, Harold

Jacob Smith, Harold, 1912-1970

Харольд Джейкоб Смит

הרולד ג'ייקוב סמית שחקן אמריקאי

هارولد جیکوب اسمیت بازیگر و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

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