WorldCat Identities

Sperling, Milton 1912-1988

Overview
Works: 84 works in 195 publications in 4 languages and 3,449 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Love stories  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Production personnel, Scenarist, Librettist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Milton Sperling
Battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history
Pursued by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A complex tale of family feuds, murder and vengeance in the Old West
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 304 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)
I wake up screaming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Somebody killed Vicky Lynn and the police are looking at only one suspect, promoter Frankie Christopher. Frankie believes Inspector Ed Cornell is trying to pin him for the murder of Vicky. Did he really kill her, or does he know who did?
The enforcer by Bretaigne Windust ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A district attorney attempts to crack a murder for hire ring
Crash dive ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, this adventure features two Navy men vying for the love of the same woman and having to serve together on a dangerous mission to destroy a Nazi base
Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marjorie Morningstar leaves her family and fiancé for a season of summer stock at an east coast resort, where she meets and falls in love with a handsome producer. He sweeps her off her feet and into a once-in-a-lifetime love affair and teaches Marjorie her first lessons about the theater and love
Distant drums by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El valeroso capitán, Quincy Wyatt, tiene concertada una cita con el oficial de la marina, Richard Tuts, para ponerse de acuerdo en las tácticas a seguir para resistir con sus tropas a los indios seminolas
Merrill's Marauders by Samuel Fuller ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The place: World War II Burma. The mission: drive a fatal wedge between an enemy link-up. The troops: the 5307th Composite Unit, led by Brig. Gen. Frank Merrill and manned by Stock, Chowhound, Kolowicz and other young dogfaces who after a few weeks of basic training had the fate of the world loaded on their backs
Cloak and dagger by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American scientist working on the Manhattan Project is parachuted into war-torn Nazi Germany to obtain military secrets about the atomic weapons being developed by the Germans
Hello, Frisco, hello ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented singer is abandoned by her ambitious saloon-owner beau for a heartless socialite. After becoming a huge star in England, she returns when his marriage crumbles, hoping that he still loves her
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gunga Din: Cheeky British soldiers combat a murderous sect in colonial India
Captain Apache ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of shady bandits, including an Apache investigator (Van Cleef), a beautiful adventuress, and a ruthless soldier of fortune, are the three characters whose lives intertwine in "Captain Apache."
Thin ice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic tale of ice skating instructor Lili who meets and falls in love with the shy Prince Rudolph, although she is unaware of his royal connections
Blowing wild by Hugo Fregonese ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bandits destroy the oil well of Jeff Dawson and his partner, Dutch Peterson. Desperate, they accept a dangerous transportation job, but are swindled out of their payment. With nowhere else to turn, they are hired by their old friend, Ward Paco Conway, an oil baron and married to Dawson's ex-love Marina. The bandits threaten to dynamite Paco's 18 wells unless he pays them a bounty of $50,000. Marina, still in love with Dawson, will stop at nothing to get back the only man she ever loved
Happy landing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive Norwegian girl follows a womanizing bandleader to America. Finding him with another woman, she finds another man, his manager, who in turn launches her skating career
Everything happens at night ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two rival reporters, searching for a once believed murdered man, fall in love with the same woman
Three secrets ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A five-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash in the mountains of California. When the newspapers reveal the boy was adopted and that the crash occurred on his birthday, three women begin to ponder if it's the son each gave up for adoption
The rise and fall of Legs Diamond ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jack Diamond had the moves. Some were on the dance floor, where he earned the nickname Legs. Others were in the streets of New York, where he built a criminal empire in the Roaring '20s - and was the target of so many gangland shootouts he was also dubbed the Clay Pigeon."--Container
To the shores of Iwo Jima ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Academy Award-nominated documentary graphically depicts the American assault on the Japanese-held island of Iwo Jima and the massive battle that raged on that key island in the Allied advance on Japan. The five marines and one sailor who raised the American flag on Mt. Suribachi are shown
 
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Alternative Names
Sperling, Milton Capt. 1912-1988
Sperling, Milton First Lieutenant USMCR 1912-1988
Languages
English (92)
Spanish (8)
French (6)
Italian (4)
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