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Salkow, Sidney 1909-2000

Overview
Works: 97 works in 148 publications in 2 languages and 1,471 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Detective and mystery stories  Western films  Haunted house films  Fiction  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Sidney Salkow, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sidney Salkow
The last man on Earth ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking himself the only person alive after a plague that killed his wife and child, a scientist fights a nightly battle with what appear to be vampires, trying to break into his house
Sitting Bull by Sidney Salkow ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Sitting Bull and his tribe prepare to battle the U.S. government while one military official tries to prevent the impending bloodshed
Panic in year zero! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panic in year zero!: Details what might happen to the survivors of a nuclear attack. The last man on Earth: One man survives a lethal virus that transforms all other humans into vampire-like zombies
Tales of terror twice told tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side A. Tales of terror. This triple treat of terror is a three-episode treat dripping with murder, necrophilia, dementia, live burials, zombies and the terrifying performances of some of horror's greatest spooks. Side B. Twice told tales. It's spine-tingling terror ... in triplicate! Vincent Price dials up the depravity in this spellbinding trilogy of Nathaniel Hawthorne's "all-chiller" classics! Featuring "a demented genius! Poisonous plants! Oozing blood! (And) a corpse in a wedding gown." Twice told tales spins three diabolical nightmares of madness, mayhem and murder most foul!
Twice-told tales ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Heidegger's experiment is about a doctor who is trying to revive his long-dead bride-to-be. Rappaccini's daughter suffers from her father's warped concern, and is infected with a poison that makes her touch lethal. The last story, The House of the Seven Gables, is about a man who returns to his childhood home in search of a hidden treasure
House on Haunted Hill ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In House on Haunted Hill, Vincent Price portrays the owner of a haunted house who offers five strangers ten thousand dollars if they can last out the night in his house. In The last man on earth, Price appears as a scientist who is the only person on earth immune to a plague that has turned humans into vampires
3 Vincent Price greatest horror classics of all time ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhythm on the range ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After performing in a rodeo at Madison Square Garden, cowboy Jeff Larrabee is heading back west with his prize bull, Cuddles, when his tranquility is shattered. There's a runaway in his boxcar: pretty New York heiress Doris Halliday. Doris is fed up with the big city and hankering for romance and the great outdoors. But Jeff's a hard-to-win kind of guy
Classic American Indian movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sitting Bull leads his tribe to victory at Little Bighorn, but is forced into a personal showdown with General Grant. In Cry Blood, Apache, a group of sadistic cowboys kills Indians while searching for gold. In Battles of Chief Pontiac, a peace initiative from the British is overruled by an Army commander, and retribution follows
Vincent Price MGM scream legends collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Witchfinder General: during the Middle Ages, a self-proclaimed "witchfinder" goes from town to town, offering his services to superstitious villagers who pay him to wrench confessions from innocent women. Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett, an adaptation of "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
Horror classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The last man on earth (Based on the novel, I am legend, by Richard Matheson)]: Thinking himself the only person alive after a plague that has also killed his wife and child, a scientist fights a nightly battle with what appear to be vampires, trying to break into his house
The admiral was a lady ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-WAVE meets four fun-loving men who want to court her
The quick gun ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired gunslinger returns to his hometown hoping to win back his sweetheart and settle down. A gang of outlaws led by a former friend may bring him out of retirement
Price, Lee horror collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
House on haunted hill: an eccentric millionaire invites several of his enemies to a party in his creepy old mansion. Last man on earth: an airborne virus has transformed the earth's population into vampire-like creatures. The bat: bodies pile up as a myterious prowler looks for stolen money hidden in a haunted house. Horror express: a mysterious frozen body/fossil being transported on a train to Europe comes alive and begins terrorizing the passengers. Count Dracula and his vampire bride: Count Dracula plans to destroy the world by spreading a deadly plague. Circus of fear: a robbery and murder lead Scotland Yard to suspect members of the Barberini Circus
Raiders of the seven seas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lusty pirate, Barbarossa, escapes from a Spanish prison. With other inmates as crew, he captures a galleon, complete with a Spanish countess. And, love blooming, he takes on the armada and the garrison in Havana
Western collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yuma: U.S. Marshal Dave Harmon has been appointed by the governor to bring order to the Yuma Territory, an area known for running off any lawman who dares to bring the rowdies to heel
Chicago confidential ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Fremont is an Illinois States Attorney fighting corrupt unions in Chicago. The union crooks in collaboration with a gambling syndicate try to pin a murder rap on an uncooperative union leader Blane. Fremont and his co-worker fiancee Laura, work to prove Blane's innocence and to punish the true villains
City without men ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Living in a boardinghouse of tough-talking convicts' wives, the virtuous Nancy Johnson (Linda Darnell) attempts to overturn the sentence of her wrongfully imprisoned fiance. These rough, raucous women conspire with their inmate husbands to plan a jailbreak. A prison brawl erupts and lands Nancy's lover, Tom Adams, on death row. Nancy enlists the help of the drunken and disreputable lawyer Michael Mallory (Edgar Buchanan) to prove Tom's innocence. Mallory ignores her pleas until evidence arises in Tom's favor. In a stirring eleventh-hour appeal to the court, Mallory must convince the jury to overturn the original conviction before it's too late"--Container
Murder with pictures ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newsman Kent Murdock (Lew Ayres) has a reputation for scooping his competition. Meg Archer (Gail Patrick) is a feisty young woman out to seek justice for those who wronged her father. When an expensive criminal attorney dies on the job, a newspaper photographer captures it on film. When the photo goes missing, Murdock and Archer must retrieve it to clear her name and bring the killer to justice
Vincent Prince classics the bat ; House on haunted hill ; The last man on earth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last man on earth: Thinking himself the only person alive after a plague that has also killed his wife and child, a scientist fights a nightly battle with what appear to be vampires, trying to break into his house
 
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Alternative Names
Salkow, Sid 1909-2000
Languages
English (60)
Spanish (4)
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