WorldCat Identities

Zanuck, Darryl Francis 1902-1979

Overview
Works: 34 works in 203 publications in 5 languages and 7,749 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Historical films  Juvenile works  History  Musical films  Fiction  Animated films  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Darryl Francis Zanuck
 
Most widely held works by Darryl Francis Zanuck
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

63 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer who is assigned to do a magazine series on anti-Semitism decides to pose as a Jew, and soon discovers what it is like to be a victim of religious intolerance
How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

31 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Pinky by Elia Kazan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racially mixed woman working as a nurse in Boston finds she can pass as White, but leaves her fiance afraid that her true heritage will be discovered. Back at home in Mississippi, she is named heiress of an estate that her family has worked for, touching off a heated situation among the locals amidst a trial
No way out by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young African-American doctor operates on two white brothers brought in for gunshot wounds, it sets off a chain of violent confrontations between a vicious psychopath, his gang and the black community. Includes original theatrical trailer
Blood and sand( Visual )

9 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan is the naïve son of a once-famous bullfighter who tries to recapture the glory of his family's name. Though he is branded fifth rate, he soon becomes Spain's greatest matador and returns home to marry his childhood sweetheart. But when a beautiful, passionate aristocrat seduces him, Juan succumbs to her temptations, only to see his own happiness and success crumble
The Purple Heart( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of American flyers take part in the first U.S. air retaliation attack against Japan and crash-land into history's most astounding prisoner-of-war story. The "Doolittle Raiders" are put on trial in a Japanese civil court, not as P.O.W.s, but as criminals charged with murder. As this travesty of justice proceeds, the airmen realize that their only hope of avoiding execution is to reveal to their enemy captors the top-secret details of their flight to Japan: a choice between death and and betrayal of country
A Yank in the R.A.F( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
Four men and a prayer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Four men and a prayer, the sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. In The seas beneath, a U.S. "mystery ship" is sent out to destroy a German U-boat, which has been causing damage to Allied ships
The road to glory( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment
The first auto a romance of the last horse and the first horseless carriage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hank Armstrong, an essentially old-fashioned man, is a lover of horses and resents the new invention of the 'horseless carriage' for which his son, Bob, has a particular fondness. When his son takes an interest in automobile racing, Hank disowns him and tinkers with a racing car so that it will explode, not knowing his son is to be the driver. Although Bob is not seriously hurt, Hank is cured of his hatred of automobiles, while Bob wins the love of Rose, the girl of his dreams"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
China girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of World War II, a newsreel cameraman and a Chinese woman with important military information are chased by the Japanese in Burma
Dragonwyck by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1844 in a gloomy mansion on the Hudson River, Miranda Wells goes to work as a companion to a distant relative's daughter. Shortly thereafter, his wife dies and she becomes the object of his affection. They marry and she bears him a son. Unfortunately, the child is sickly and her husband is desperate for a male heir. When the son dies, he slips into a dangerous madness
Ali Baba goes to town( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This funny, sophisticated satire takes on Hollywood, American society, and the politics of Roosevelt Depression era New deal."--Container
Danger-- love at work( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this 1930s screwball comedy lackadaisical lawyer Henry MacMorrow attempts to get the kooky Pemberton family to agree on a large property deal involving part of their estate. Frustrated by the family's scatty entourage which includes a Dali lookalike, an exceedingly precocious child and their whimsical parents, he turns to the beautiful Toni Pemberton, the independently minded daughter of the family, with a fake sob story. The two of them join forces in a bid to gather the signatures from her decidedly odd family -- but will it be love or trouble?"--Container
Der längste Tag by Melville Crossman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in German and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stofflieferant für das gigantische Filmprojekt war die Landung (und ihre Vorbereitung) allierter Truppen in der Normandie im Juni 1944. Vier Regisseure, Bernhard Wicki, Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton, Darryl F. Zanuck waren an dem Film beteiligt
The Purple Heart by Jerry Cady( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an English woman, Anna Leonowens, who comes to Sian as schoolteacher to the royal court in the 1860. Though she soon finds herself at odds with the stubborn monarch, over time, Anna and the King stop trying to change each other and begin to understand one another
On murmure dans la ville by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le docteur Praetorius enseigne à la Faculté de médecine. Il dirige aussi l'orchestre des étudiants et alterne donc cours, répétitions et visites à sa clinique. Partout, Noah Praetorius est accueilli avec la chaleur et la sympathie que lui-même dispense généreusement à ses amis, collaborateurs et patients. Noah, cependant, n'a pas que des amis: un de ses collègues, le professeur Elwell, s'est laissé dire qu'il avait été, naguère, une sorte de guérisseur, et que l'étrange et taciturne Shunderson, un vieil homme qui suit partout Practorius comme un chien fidèle, a été, autrefois, condamné pour meurtre. Esprit mesquin et envieux, Elwell voit là l'occasion de discréditer son rival
China girl( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All about Eve
Alternative Names

controlled identityZanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979

Crossman Melville 1902-1979

Zanuck Darryl F. 1902-1979

Languages
English (176)

German (4)

Italian (3)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
How green was my valleyPinky