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Palmer, Gregg 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 54 works in 86 publications in 1 language and 2,490 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Monster films  3-D films  Biographical films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregg Palmer
To hell and back by Audie Murphy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 693 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 )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention and the use of the town's only resuscitator--at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the life-saving device. Bob and the doctor's widow, Helen, find themselves inextricably linked amid a series of increasingly wild twists, turns, trials, and tribulations.--Container
The adventures of Francis the talking mule( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 163 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
Classic war collection : 4 movie marathon.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake Island: A handful of U.S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
The redhead from Wyoming( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 80 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
Francis the talking mule : complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis the talking mule: GI Peter Sterling, who appears to be bucking for a Section Eight, keeps insisting that Francis, a cantankerous Army mule, has the power of speech. It turns out that Francis not only can talk but is also a superb military strategist. With Francis' help, Sterling breaks up a Nazi spy ring and becomes a hero. Francis goes to the races: The loquacious equine and his plucky pal Peter get a job working on a horse-breeder's ranch and end up saving it from financial ruin when Francis, who has the inside track with the racehorses, provides Peter with names of the winners before the races are run. Francis goes to West Point: Peter Sterling, with the garrulous Francis' help, prevents the destruction of an atomic energy plant. As a reward, Peter is given a scholarship to West Point, where he quickly distinguishes himself as the military academy's biggest foul-up. Peter's future as an officer and a gentleman is saved by the timely arrival of Francis, who functions as the West Point football team's mascot. Francis covers the big town: former Army officer Peter Stirling becomes a reporter for a big city newspaper. His greatest source of news tips is his talking mule Francis, who has become friendly with all the police horses. Francis joins the WACS: A clerical mishap places ex-GI Peter back into service, where he is assigned to a WAC unit. Francis in the Navy: Army lieutenant Peter Sterling heads to a Navy base when it looks like his old pal Francis is about to be auctioned off as surplus. In short order, in a case of mistaken identity, both Sterling and Francis are sent off to sea. Francis in the haunted house: David meets Francis, he gets mixed up with crooks robbing a castle. Although David has informed the police, they suspect him of the robbery and the crooks what to do him in
Sam Katzman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zombies of Mora Tau: Loopy adventure about a sunken ship's cargo of diamonds guarded by its zombified crew members
Mystery Science Theater 3000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 69 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 61 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
Perilous fight : America's World War II in color( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 61 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 61 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 61 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
War collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake Island : Based on the true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
8 action-packed westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Life is tough, eh Providence?, Provvidenza is a bounty hunter who makes his living by catching the same crook over and over to collect rewards in different jurisdictions. In The Bounty Killer, an escaped convict and a ruthless bounty hunter face off in a dangerous violent showdown. In The Price of Power, a former Civil War soldier seeks revenge against the killers of his father while at the same time trying to prevent an assassination plot against president James Garfield. In Sundance Cassidy and Butch the Kid, estranged brothers must live together for six months in order to cash in on their inheritance
Creature from the Black Lagoon by Jack Arnold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creature from the Black Lagoon: Members of a scientific expedition to the Amazon discover a gruesome half man/half fish creature. Revenge of the Creature: A monster, half man and half fish, kills two men and abducts a woman ichthyologist after escaping from the tank where it is chained. The creature walks among us: Despite the clear intention of enjoying his watery home deep in the Everglades, the Creature from the Black Lagoon is disturbed again, this time by a gaggle of inquisitive doctors who decide that he would be better off if he were able to walk among men
Taza, son of Cochise by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 35 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 )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of Irish rebels have swashbuckling adventures in 1815
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 29 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."
The gun fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 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
Mystery Science Theater 3000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 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?
 
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Magnificent obsession
Alternative Names
Gregg Palmer acteur américain

Gregg Palmer actor estadounidense

Gregg Palmer Amerikaans acteur (1927-2015)

Gregg Palmer amerikansk skådespelare

Gregg Palmer amerikansk skodespelar

Gregg Palmer amerikansk skuespiller

Gregg Palmer attore statunitense

Gregg Palmer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lee, Palmer 1927-

Lee, Palmer, 1927-2015

Palmer, Greg 1927-

Palmer, Greg, 1927-2015

Palmer Lee

Грегг Палмер

گرگ پالمر بازیگر آمریکایی

Languages
English (47)

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Magnificent obsessionSam Katzman