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Palmer, Gregg 1927-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 67 publications in 1 language and 2,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Film adaptations  Biography  Television programs  Juvenile works  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 Audie Murphy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English 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 John M Stahl ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 565 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 167 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 83 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 68 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
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 64 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 64 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 64 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 64 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
Creature with the atom brain: A police doctor is hot on the trail of a mob boss who's hired an ex-Nazi scientist to reanimate his dead thugs
Francis the talking mule complete collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 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
Taza, son of Cochise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 31 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 25 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 24 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
10-movie war collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 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
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
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."
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
Mystery Science Theater 3000 ( Visual )
1 edition 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?
Take charge managing your sexual health ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 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
 
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Alternative Names
Lee, Palmer 1927-
Palmer, Greg 1927-
Palmer Lee
Languages
English (37)
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