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Leavitt, Samuel 1904-1984

Works: 84 works in 294 publications in 7 languages and 9,527 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  War films  Legal films  Historical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Author, Illustrator, pmn, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Samuel Leavitt
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Most widely held works by Samuel Leavitt
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
Guess who's coming to dinner by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,272 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 J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Cady vient de passer huit ans en prison pour agression sexuelle. Il compte retrouver l'avocat qu'il tient pour responsable de sa condamnation : Sam Bowden. Serein et impassible, Max Cady l'avertit qu'il est venu pour se venger, que son châtiment sera terrible et qu'il n'épargnera ni sa femme, ni sa fille... (Source : jaquette)
Exodus by Otto Preminger( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel
A star is born by George Cukor( Visual )

20 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 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
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 789 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 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages 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
Where angels go, trouble follows by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 308 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 169 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 )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 113 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)
The man with the golden arm by Otto Preminger( Visual )

33 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago poker dealer finally kicks the drug habit [c.f. Halliwell's]
The man in the glass booth( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman (Schell) rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. 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? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 75 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
Star spangled girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a couple of radical campus newspaper editors who discover the girl next door is just the sort of square they hate -- so they promptly fall in love with her
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

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

An American dream by Robert Gist( Visual )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in German and English and held by 21 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
Pork Chop Hill by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1953. Durant la terrible guerre de Corée, le lieutenant Joe Clemons reçoit l'ordre incongru de prendre la colline Pork Chop Hill. Incongru parce que, d'un point de vue stratégique, Pork Chop Hill n'a aucun intérêt. Elle n'a qu'un intérêt diplomatique. Ainsi, Clemons et ses hommes décident coûte que coûte de prendre Pork Chop Hill, même s'ils doivent y laisser leur vie" (Colaco)...Ce film peint de façon très réaliste l'horreur des combats. Inspiré d'un évènement réel, un très grand classique du film de guerre
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Guess who's coming to dinner
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

سام لیویت



Cape Fear