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Palmer, Gregg 1927-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 61 publications in 3 languages and 2,066 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Film adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Television programs  Documentary television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregg Palmer
To hell and back by Jesse Hibbs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and French and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier in U.S. history
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from a rescue team. They have to use the town's only resuscitator. At that same moment the beloved, local doctor has a heart attack and dies while waiting for the life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessley and in secret - he decides to give it a try. He alienates the doctor's widow, Helen, with whom Bob has now fallen in love. His persistence causes another tragedy, and he must remake his life
The adventures of Francis the talking mule ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis the talking mule: A talking mule adopts a second lieutenant as his master in the Burmese jungle during World War II
Wake Island To hell and back ; Battle Hymn ; Gray lady down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wake Island: A handful of U. S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Mystery Science Theater 3000 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1. A coffee shop owner enlists three customers to help him rob an armored car. Disc 2. A secret agent comes out of retirement to stop a Dutch drug lord from taking over the world with hallucinogenic chewing gum. Disc 3. A young Air Force pilot is bent on winning the respect of his controlling father, a congressman and former flying ace. Disc 4. A curious clone becomes a fugitive from the law after learning the frightening truth about his existence
Perilous fight America's World War II in color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third episode focuses on the European theater during the months between D-Day, in June 1944, and V-E Day, in May 1945. Among the many scenes captured by color footage are the seizure, two days before D-Day, of a German U-boat carrying Enigma code machines; the massive Allied assault on the beaches at Normandy; the jubilant welcome received by G.I.s after the liberation of Paris; freed American POWs burning their prison; Red Cross "doughnut girls"; the first Jewish Sabbath service conducted at the just-liberated Dachau concentration camp; and V-E Day celebrations following Germany's surrender
Perilous fight America's World War II in color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opening with some of the earliest color motion picture images ever filmed, of a victory parade in Paris at the end of World War I, this episode takes viewers from the years leading up to the outbreak of the Second World War, through the Nazi invasion of Poland that triggered Britain's and France's declaration of war on Germany, to the attack on Pearl Harbor and the Battle of Midway. Among the many scenes captured by color footage are life in Depression-era America; huge Nazi rallies in pre-war Germany; the sinking of a British merchant ship six weeks into the war and the rescue effort mounted by a passing American vessel; civilian refugees streaming along the roads of occupied France; the devastation at Pearl Harbor as photographed by a Navy film unit working for Hollywood director John Ford; and the U.S. victory over the Japanese at Midway-the decisive sea battle of the Pacific war
The redhead from Wyoming ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate Maxwell is a saloon proprietress caught between her feelings for suave cattle promoter Jim and the town's sheriff. There's plenty more about Jim that Kate doesn't know, and by the time she finds out the truth, both she and the town are in grave danger. Now Kate and the sheriff have to battle overwhelming odds to set things right
Perilous fight America's World War II in color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second episode focuses on the years 1942 to 1944, from the massive buildup of America's military and industrial capabilities to preparations for D-Day. Among the many images captured in color are the mobilization of women and African Americans on the industrial home front and in the military; the internment of Japanese Americans; American troops landing in North Africa, and tank battles in the North African desert; training of African-American aviators at Alabama's Tuskegee Institute; the horrors of the Warsaw Ghetto; activity behind Nazi lines in Yugoslavia, and Yugoslavian resistance fighters helping downed U.S. airmen; and the boarding of troops onto landing craft bound for Normandy, scene of what was to be the largest amphibious invasion in history
Perilous fight America's World War II in color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The series concludes by covering America's efforts to win the war in the Pacific. Among the many scenes captured by color footage are U.S. troops staging a dawn landing on tiny but strategically important Tarawa; the U.S. attack on Iwo Jima and the raising of the American flag on Mount Surabachi; the desperate fight to save the U.S.S. Franklin after the aircraft carrier is hit and set on fire by armor-piercing bombs 50 miles from Japan; U.S. aircraft carriers under attack by kamikaze pilots during the battle for Okinawa; the funeral procession for President Roosevelt following his sudden death in April 1945; the devastation wrought on Hiroshima by the atomic bomb; the Japanese surrender aboard the U.S.S. Missouri; and celebrations in the streets of New York marking the end of the war
Sam Katzman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The giant claw: In an act of cosmic irony, an enormous bird from outer space descends upon the Earth and begins chowing down on people. As usual, scientists and the military must team up to save our planet
Taza, son of Cochise by Douglas Sirk ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The two sons of Apache leader Cochise (Jeff Chandler) have conflicting views of the white men who trepass on their land; Taza (Rock Hudson) argues for peaceful co-existence but his younger brother Naiche (Bart Roberts) joins Geronimo on the warpath"--Container
Captain Lightfoot ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pair of Irish rebels have swashbuckling adventures in 1815
8 action-packed westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gone to Texas, the true-life story of Sam Houston, the frontier hero and statesman whose bravery and vision led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. In Blue Steel, a young cowpoke reveals there is gold nearby in order to save a town from extinction, much to the displeasure of an outlaw gang already aware of the secret. In The Bounty Man, a vicious bounty hunter fights against desperadoes who plan to steel his bounty. In The Trackers, when marauders kill a rancher's son and abduct his daughter, the crusty cattleman sends for a professional "tracker" to hunt the outlaws down
4 classic war movies : Wake Island ; To hell and back ; Battle Hymn ; Gray lady down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To hell and back : Based on the autobiography written by Audie Murphy
Gun fight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a gambler tries to force himself upon singer Nora Blaine aboard a stagecoach bound for Laramie, Wayne Santley steps in on her behalf
Take charge managing your sexual health ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teens share personal and provacative insights about relationships, partner communication, abstinence, first sex, pregnancy, STDs, respect and responsibility as they relate to sexual health
Mystery Science Theater 3000 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tucker comes up with a plan to rob an armored car and recruits three men who are down on their luck. John is an out-of-work actor, Ray is a writer who cannot get published and George is the wastrel son of a has-been movie star. If they have failed so far, what makes Tucker think they can succeed in a daring million dollar robbery?
10-movie war collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wake Island : Based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Zombies of Mora Tau The werewolf ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zombies of Mora Tau: Loopy adventure about a sunken ship's cargo of diamonds guarded by its zombified crew members
 
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Alternative Names
Lee, Palmer, 1927-
Palmer, Greg, 1927-
Palmer Lee
Languages
English (39)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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