WorldCat Identities

Wead, Frank

Overview
Works: 33 works in 50 publications in 6 languages and 105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  War films  Action and adventure films  Aviation films  Silent films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Writer of accompanying material, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frank Wead
 
Most widely held works by Frank Wead
John Wayne collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor. Flying Leathernecks: An embattled Marine fighter squadron VMF 247 at Guadalcanal is led by John Wayne and campaigning to coordinate ground combat with low-flying aerial sorties
Dive bomber by Frank W Wead( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire de 2 pilotes officiers de l'Aéronavale durant la seconde guerre mondiale qui essaient d'analyser et de comprendre les pertes de connaissance des pilotes en altitude. Ces deux hommes doivent aller au delà de leurs divergences pour mener à bien leurs expériences pour sauver des vies
The Flying Fleet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They've gone through four years at the U.S. Naval Academy, but the sea is not the calling for all Annapolis grads. Pals who call themselves the Flying Six yearn for the skies, to be aloft as navy pilots. That means some 50 weeks of additional training to see if they can realize therir dreams. Not all of them will."--Container
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Schnellboote vor Bataan : based on the book by William L. White = They were expendable( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amerikanische Torpedoboote auf dem pazifischen Schauplatz des Zweiten Weltkriegs nach Pearl Harbor. Heldentum, Action und Galgenhumor in einem teils realistisch, teils als effektvolles Feuerwerk inszenierten Kriegsfilm. Das (relativ maßvolle) nationale Pathos erklärt sich aus dem Produktionsdatum." [film-dienst.de]
Höhe Null( Visual )

3 editions published in 1935 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No eran imprescindibles = They were expendable( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los suministros menguan. Las tropas están desesperadas y superadas en número. Pero hasta en la derrota hay victora. Los defensores de Filipinas - incluyendo a John Brickley (Robert Montgomery) y Rusty Ryan (John Wayne) - darán a los EEUU tiempo para esforzarse en la reagrupación tras la devastación de Pearl Harbour
John Wayne - John Ford film collection : the star, the director, the movies that define the American spririt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacrificati( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 1989 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel 1942 la situazione degli americani nell'oceano Pacifico è critica: per sperimentare una nuova arma, gli anfibi da sbarco, un gruppo di volontari viene incaricato di una missione suicida nelle Filippine. (Mereghetti)
The beginning or the end by Leslie A Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Souvenir program. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the global premiere of "The Beginning or The End," starring Brian Donlevy, Robert Walker, with Tom Drake, Beverly Tyler, Audrey Totter, Hume Cronyn. Screen play by Frank Wead, original story by Robert Considine, directed by Norman Taurog, produced by Samuel Marx. A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture
Gales, ice and men, by frank wead by Frank W Wead( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La ciudadela = The citadel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Manson, un joven médico que consigue su primer empleo en una población minera de Gales, se entrega al cuidado de trabajadores enfermos y gentes oprimidas. Después de sus intentos frustrados de curar una extraña enfermedad que parece que se extiende a la mayoría de los trabajadores irá a Londres donde descubrirá cómo enriquecerse aprovechándose de los ricos hipocondríacos, lo que le hará dudar dacerca de cual es la auténtica utilidad de los médicos
No eran imprescindibles = They were expendable( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante la campaña del Pacífico, una compañía americana lucha contra el avance de las fuerzas japonesas en Filipinas, perdiendo cada vez más terreno. Dos oficiales de lanchas torpederas, en contra de la opinión de sus superiores, intentarán frenar el avance utilizando las viejas embarcaciones contra los barcos nipones
Brumes Ceiling zero by Howard Hawks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fliegerfilm, der die Arbeit von Piloten, ihre fachliche Leidenschaft und ihren Ehrenkodex schildert. Im Mittelpunkt ein Draufgänger - im Fliegen wie bei den Frauen -, der erst zur Vernunft kommt, als durch seine Schuld ein Kamerad tödlich verunglückt. Mit Temperament inszeniert, exakt in der Beschreibung der Atmosphäre und glänzend gespielt. [...]" [film-dienst.de]
Josai( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceiling zero( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Airmail Tête brulée( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Airmail Tete brulee( Visual )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Level headed Mike Miller runs Desert Airport, an air mail base full of daring young pilots risking their lives to get the mail through-regardless of the weather. Following the death of one pilot in a horrific crash, Miller is forced to engage the wild and arrogant, yet skillful, Duke Talbot. When pilot Dizzy Wilkins crashes and dies in a storm, Talbot runs off with the young Mrs. Wilkins, leaving Miller to complete the last leg of Wilkins' mail run. Miller crashes on a mountain. Alive but in an inaccessible location, Miller tries to endure his injuries while futile attempts are made by air mail pilots to rescue him. Hearing of the impossibility of reaching Miller's crash site in time to save him, Talbot can't resist the challenge of trying an airborne rescue himself."--Container
Shooting script for Bret Harte's The Outcasts of Poker Flat : n.p. : by Frank W Wead( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wead combined the stories The Luck of Roaring Camp, Brown of Calaveras and Tennessee's Partner for this screenplay
Höhe Null( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La ciudadela = The citadel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Frank Wead American naval aviator

Frank Wead Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1895-1947)

Frank Wead amerikansk manusforfattar

Frank Wead amerikansk manusförfattare

Frank Wead amerikansk manusforfatter

Frank Wead amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Frank Wead US-amerikanischer Marineflieger, Autor und Drehbuchautor

Wead, F. W. 1895-1947

Wead, F. W. (Frank Wilber), 1895-1947

Wead, Spig 1895-1947

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