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Bennett, Bruce 1906-2007

Overview
Works: 133 works in 291 publications in 3 languages and 8,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Bruce Bennett Publications by Bruce Bennett
posthumous Publications by Bruce Bennett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bruce Bennett
 
Most widely held works by Bruce Bennett
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2005 in English and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Dark passage by Delmer Daves ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogart plays Vincent Parry, a man wrongly accused of murdering his wife, who escapes from prison to prove his innocence. He seeks some illicit plastic surgery to transform his features and, while recuperating in a young artist's (Bacall) apartment, begins to fall in love with her
Sahara by Zoltan Korda ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ragtag batallion is stranded in the African desert during World War II
Sudden fear ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
George Stevens' The more the merrier ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To help the war effort, a patriotic young woman rents half of her apartment to a well-to-do, retired millionaire, who decides to play Cupid by renting half of his half to a high-type, clean-cut nice young man
Love me tender by Robert Webb ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two brothers, one home from the Civil War, have a falling-out over money and a young woman who, thinking the Confederate veteran was dead, married the younger brother who stayed at home
Act of violence Mystery street by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery street (1950): Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
Daniel Boone trail blazer ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Boone helps defend the fort from Indian attacks until he can negotiate a peaceful resolution
The man I love ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nightclub singer falls for a no-good mobster and becomes dangerously involved with her brother's descent into crime. Excellent music selections
Boris Karloff icons of horror collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man they could not hang: "In the first of his celebrated 'mad doctor' series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery."--Container
The new adventures of Tarzan ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An educated Tarzan must go to Guatemala to help a friend find a lost fortune. They brush against violent revolutionaries and a lurking Secret Service
Dream wife ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarji is beautiful and trained from birth to anticipate her husband's every need and she is Clemson Reed's bride-to-be. So why is he whispering romantic endearments to another woman?
The alligator people ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After he disappears on their wedding day, a young wife tracks her new husband to his ancestral home in the bayous of Louisiana. There she finds he was saved from death by an experimental medical procedure involving serum derived from alligators, but now he is developing horrible side effects
Tarzan and the Green Goddess by Edward Kull ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan has left his native Africa and ventured to the jungles of Guatemala in search of a missing friend. Tarzan teams up with an expedition looking for a fabled lost city that contains the Green Goddess, a legendary jeweled idol worshipped by the ancients. Tarzan and company travel through the steaming jungles; battling wild animals, the heat and humidity; to suddenly find themselves at the lost city and surrounded by the descendants of the ancients
Tarzan ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan and the trappers: Tarzan crosses paths with the villainous hunter Schroeder, who is illegally collecting animals for zoos. Joining Schroeder is his evil brother Sikes. Together they team up with the greedy trader Lapin in a hunt for Tarzan himself. New adventures of Tarzan: Tarzan helps Major Matling search Mayan ruins for an idol containing the formula for a powerful explosive. When the idol falls into the clutches of the evil Raglan, Tarzan races to save the day!
Shadow of Chinatown ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In San Francisco's Chinatown a mad scientist, Victor Poten, commandeers a gang of ruthless thugs and is in cahoots with the evil Sonya Rokoff, a stunning Eurasian beauty who instigates all sorts of heinous acts in her determination to ruin her competition, the merchants of Chinatown. Poten and Sonya are pitted against intrepid reporter, Joan Whiting and her stalwart hero, Martin Andrews, who faithfully rushes to rescue her when her aggressive and inquisitive nature lands her in the hottest of water. Fifteen episodes, approximately 18 minutes each
Cavalry charge ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Civil War story of two brothers who join opposing sides of the conflict and meet on the western frontier
Western classics 50 movie pack ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 classic westerns from 1930 to 1978 featuring the most well known western actors and actresses
Before I hang The boogie man will get you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before I hang: The mysterious Dr. Garth kills a man while experimenting with a serum intended to alter the aging process. Sentenced to die, Garth goes to prison where he continues his bizarre work with Dr. Howard, the prison doctor. Suspense lingers when on the day of execution, Garth inoculates himself with a new serum made from the blood of a murderer. Just as he slips into unconsciousness, word is passed that his sentence has been changed to life imprisonment. When Dr. Howard sees Garth recover, looking years younger, he asks for the serum but Garth has murder in his eyes
 
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Alternative Names
Brix, Herman
Brix, Herman, 1906-2007
Languages
English (144)
Spanish (3)
French (3)
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