Harlan, Russell 1903-1974
Most widely held works about Russell Harlan
Most widely held works by Russell Harlan
Blackboard jungle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on Evan Hunter's novel.
Rio Bravo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and German and held by 693 libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody.
The great race ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris.
Lust for life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
The life of Vincent Van Gogh.
The Thing from another world ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
A team of scientists, investigating a magnetic disturbance near the North Pole, discovers a disc-shaped object and some sort of man-like creature frozen beneath the ice.
Witness for the prosecution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
A gruff British lawyer returns from a long convalescence to take on a homicide case--a man accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband.
Man's favorite sport ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
An ace fishing equipment salesman and renowned author on the subject can't stand the outdoors or fishing. A public relations representative for a major fishing tournament wants Rock to be the competition's star attraction. When he confesses he doesn't know the first thing about the sport, Prentiss and a con man attempt to give the expert a crash course on being a great outdoorsman.
Pollyanna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A young orphan brings sunshine into the lives of everyone she meets with her optimistic outlook on life.
Hawaii ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of colonial Hawaii, from the arrival of the first missionaries in 1820. The white man came with the intention of bringing God to the natives, but instead brought disease and destruction.
Operation petticoat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The U.S.S. Sea Tiger is forced out to sea prematurely by any enemy air attack. The sub leaks, and limps along its path. Five stranded Army nurses board it and initiate their own renovations ... and the sub ends up a blushing pink, making it a target for both Japanese and American forces.
Blake Edwards' The great race ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The villainous Prof. Fate has sworn to beat the noble and dashing Great Leslie in a turn-of-the-century, no-holds-barred automobile race from New York to Paris. Then, to add an extra touch of mischief to the mayhem, there is an unthinkable late-minute entry -- a woman! From the Statue of Liberty, through the great plains of the Wild West, over the Bering Sea, and across the frozen face of Siberia, its high-level high jinks as the dastardly Prof. Fate and his bungling sidekick Max try to foil the incorruptible Leslie.
The last hunt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1955 and 1994 in German and English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
In the 1880's a pair of buffalo hunters join together in a buffalo hunt along with a skinner and a half-Indian boy. After one of the hunters kills a group of Indians he has accused of stealing horses, the other man realizes that his partner enjoys killing more than buffalo.
Network ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
Howard Hawk's Land of the pharaohs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Epic drama set in Egypt about the construction of a pyramid and the human drama involved: the Pharaoh who orders it built, the architect who designs it, the slaves who do the work, and the beautiful queen whose greed leads to murder and revenge.--Summary adapted from container.
The big sky = La captive aux yeux clairs by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A walk in the sun ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Arm in arm and repeating their unison mantra 'Nobody dies' keeps a courageous American platoon moving forward after their ranking officers are killed in battle during the 1943 invasion of Italy." -- Container.
American empire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"In the wake of the Civil War, huge herds of displaced cattle roam the unclaimed land on the Texas side of the Sabine River. Sailor Paxton Bryce wants to tap into this opportunity, and convinces partner Dan Taylor to take a risk and join him in becoming a rancher. The gamble pays off, but Paxton's pride and ego soon get the best of him. Alienating his wife, friends, and fellow ranchers, and besieged by rustlers, Bryce's fledgling American empire appears doomed"--Container.
Hopalong Cassidy. [Disc 1 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Hopalong Cassidy and his trusty stallion, Topper, rode into the hearts of millions in the 1940s as the good-guy of the West. Follow Hopalong and his Bar 20 Ranch gang as they wrangle with the outlaws.
Río Bravo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
En un bando se encuentra una cuadrilla de pistoleros dispuestos a todo por sacar a un asesino de prisión. En el otro bando, tan sólo se encuentra el sheriff John T. Chance y sus dos ayudantes: uno es un borracho y el otro un mutilado. Una lucha muy desigual.
To kill a mockingbird = Du silence et des ombres by Robert Mulligan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Automobile racing Biography Comedy films Detective and mystery films Drama Extraterrestrial beings Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Gogh, Vincent van,--1853-1890 Happiness Hawaii Historical films History Horror films Horror films Hunter, Evan,--1926-2005 Juvenile delinquents Juvenile works Law enforcement Man-woman relationships Michener, James A.--1907-1997 Missionaries Monsters Motion pictures Murder Murderers Netherlands New York (State)--New York Orphans Painters Painting, Dutch Porter, Eleanor H.--1868-1920 Schools Science fiction films Science fiction films Sheriffs Stone, Irving,--1903-1989 Teachers Texas Tournament fishing Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Western films Widows
Harlan, Russ 1903-1974
Harlan, Russel 1903-1974
Harlan, Russell B.
Harlan, Russell B. 1903-1974