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Leavitt, Samuel 1904-1984

Works: 114 works in 325 publications in 6 languages and 10,498 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  History  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Political films  Historical films  Western films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Author, Illustrator, pmn, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Samuel Leavitt
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Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young actress achieves Hollywood success while the success of the man she marries, declines. This is the longer, restored version of the film
Guess who's coming to dinner by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a young woman announces she's engaged to a prominent African-American physician, her father can't decide what's more important: his child's happiness or his own"--Container
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen years after being imprisoned, psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden
Exodus by Otto Preminger( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1947 : plusieurs centaines de survivants de l'Holocauste sont bloqués à Chypre en attendant de partir pour Israël. Ils finissent par embarquer à bord du navire Exodus. Après un voyage mouvementé, ils débarquent sur une terre inconnue, où de nombreux dangers les attendent (Jaquette)
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joker Jackson et Noah Cullen sont deux prisonniers en cavale. Evadés d'un camp de travaux forcés du Sud des États-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, il vont devoir mettre de côté leurs différences s'ils veulent survivre... (Source : jaquette)
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and German and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and French and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago poker dealer finally kicks the drug habit [c.f. Halliwell's]
Where angels go, trouble follows by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic drama centering around nuns in a convent and the conflict between the traditional, rigid values of the Roman Catholic church and the liberalism of the 1960s
Happy holidays with Bing and Frank by Bing Crosby( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally shown as an episode of Frank Sinatra's television program in 1957, Sinatra and guest Bing Crosby sing many Christmas favorites
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La storia vera del generale dell'aviazione americana William Mitchell che pagò col deferimento alla corte marziale il tentativo di denunciare l'incoscienza dei superiori. (Mereghetti)
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )

11 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film version of Oscar Hammerstein II's Broadway musical, updating Bizet's opera "Carmen" with an all-black cast. Oscar-nominated Dorothy Dandridge stars in the title role as a passionate sexy woman who lures handsome GI Joe away from his sweetheart. Following a brawl with his sergeant, Joe deserts his regiment with Carmen who soon tires of him and takes up with a heavyweight prize-fighter, triggering Joe's tragic revenge
The man in the glass booth( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman (Schell) rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp?
Star spangled girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Make love, not war ... and tell a lot of jokes! Based on the stage success by Neil Simon (The Odd Couple, The Goodbye Girl), Star Spangled Girl is a boys-meet-girl romantic romp that tosses a bouquet of one-liners at the flower power era. The girl is Sandy Duncan (The Hogan Family). The boys are Tony Roberts (Annie Hall) and Todd Susman (Newhart). She - red, white and blue and funny all over - is an aspiring Olympic swimmer. They are the poison pens of a Los Angeles underground newspaper. The three are opposites doomed to attract. And, as usual in a Simon comedy, opposites don't merely attract - they hilariously collide. So, let the fun begin. Simon says laugh!
Township cooperation, the legitimate fruit of the protectionist theory, also, the history of American socialism : two lectures before the New York Liberal Club by Samuel Leavitt( Book )

5 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American dream by Robert Gist( Visual )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in German and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heiress falls to her death and her husband, Steven Rojack, claims it was suicide. The cops think it's a case of cold-blooded murder. Rojack walks a tightrope between the cops and the mob that owns them. Based on Norman Mailer's bestseller, this murder mystery will keep you guessing until the last line of dialogue
The authorities on money and finance by Samuel Leavitt( Book )

3 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman. the television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entire first season, complete with cliffhangers, Bat-gadgets and alter egos, is captured here, including an episode guide to all the pop culture and adventure. Witness the debut of diabolical foes, from the raucous Riddler to the persuasive Penguin to the calculating Catwoman, as they attempt to confound the Caped Crusaders, Batman and Robin
El Hombre del brazo de oro by Otto Preminger( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie Machine, un hombre con talento musical, sale de la cárcel y, además, consigue dejar la heroína. Su principal problema será encontrar un medio de vida honrado y evitar las drogas y el juego
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Alternative Names
Leavitt, Sam.

Leavitt, Sam 1904-1984

Leavitt, Sammy

Leavitt, Samuel

Leavitt, Samuel 1904-1984

Sam Leavitt Amerikaans director of photography (1904-1984)

Sam Leavitt caméraman américain

Sam Leavitt direttore della fotografia statunitense

Sam Leavitt US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Σαμ Λίβιτ αμερικανός κινηματογραφιστής

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סאם לאביט

سام لیویت



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