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Dickinson, Angie

Works: 304 works in 654 publications in 7 languages and 13,096 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Audio adaptations  Personal narratives  Interviews  Biography  Television adaptations  History  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Angie Dickinson
Pay it forward by Leslie Dixon ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 2,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young man starts "paying it forward" for a social studies project, unusual things happen in this bittersweet and uplifting tale
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The place is Las Vegas. The time: Midnight, New Year's Eve. Danny Ocean and 10 of his ex-commando buddies get ready to rob the casino money vault - at five casinos simultaneously!
Dressed to kill by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Caine plays the part of a psychiatrist to a woman who is murdered early in the film. He is initially reluctant to help the police. The detective assigned to the murder seems happy to do nothing, leaving the investigation to a prostitute who witnessed the murder and the son of the deceased"--Internet Movie Database
Point blank by John Boorman ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and German and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A professional criminal helps pull off an underworld heist, then is gunned down and left for dead. He resurfaces to track down his share of the loot
Ernest Hemingway's The killers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
Once upon a Texas train ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and put him behind bars. Twenty years later, upon his release, Henry is older but unrepentant."--Container
Cast a giant shadow ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and French and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part fact, part fiction, Cast a Giant Shadow powerfully dramatizes Israel's heroic 1947-48 struggle for independence. Both realistic war story and passionate romance, the film centers on the legendary David "Mickey" Marcus. Jewish-American general Marcus is called to the new state of Israel to build an army capable of withstanding its Arab foes
Pioneers of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each episode melds interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on televisions founding celebrities. Season two profiles science fiction, crime dramas, kids' shows, and westerns. The Science fiction episode features clips from The twilight zone, Lost in space, Star trek, The lieutenant and Time tunnel. The Western episode features clips from Gunsmoke, Bonanza, The rifleman, The big valley, Daniel Boone, The wild wild west, Maverick, Support your local sheriff, Lady of burlesque, and High chaparral. The Crime dramas episode features clips from Columbo, Dragnet, Freedom highway, Hawaii five-o, I spy, Mannix, Mission impossible, Police woman, Rockford files, Sunset range, Unsolved and Untouchables. The Local kids' TV episode features clips from Wallace and Ladmo show, Bozo's circus, Garfield Goose and friends, Fat Albert and the Cosby kids, Muppet commercials, Sam and friends, Time for Beany, Chuck McCann show, Children's corner, Mr. Rogers' neighborhood, Whizzo the clown, Axel and his dog, Terry tell time, Porky Pig, Romper room and Sesame Street
The chase by Arthur Penn ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him
Even cowgirls get the blues by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cowgirls on the Rubber Rose Ranch are staging a rebellion. Delores Del Ruby is leading the uproarious uprising, but it's really Sissy Hankshaw who's providing the spiritual leadership. With her marvelous thumbs and her funky brand of femininity, she shatters all male chauvinist illusions and boldly goes where no woman has gone before.--summary from container
Captain Newman, M.D ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1944 stateside at a hospital, this film is a realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thriller based on an Ernest Hemingway story
Danielle Steel's Remembrance by Danielle Steel ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To overcome the emotional scars of her own past, Vanessa Fullerton recounts her mother Serena's extraordinary life-- and tragic death. Serena marries a dashing U.S. colonel, relinquishing her family's fortune. When her husband dies, an impoverished Serena struggles to care for her hyoung daughter until noted photographer Vasili catapults Serena to fame. But Vasili hides a dangerous secret, a secret that leaves a painful legacy
Rome adventure ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tired of stuffy New England, Prudence Bell longs for a Rome adventure. So she heads for the Eternal City and encounters a handsome student, a dashing older man, and competition from a wily woman of the world
Big bad love ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leon is a Vietnam veteran who is struggling as a writer, and his personal life isn't much better. His unsympathetic ex-wife Marilyn doesn't approve of his visits with his two children, and he has problems with alcohol. Yet even when Leon manages to catch up on alimony and child support payments, things in his life seem to decline further, until a sudden tragedy catches him off guard
Charlie Chan and the curse of the Dragon Queen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan arrives in San Francisco to help the police on a murder case and is greeted by his Jewish-Chinese grandson, Lee Chan, Jr
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
China gate ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Near the end of the French phase of the Vietnam War, a group of mercenaries are recruited to travel through enemy territory to the Chinese border, to blow up an arms depot. A Eurasian smuggler, Lucky Legs, agrees to use her connections to help them, in return they agree to take her illegitimate son to America. The racist father of the boy is also part of the multinational group. Lucky Legs must use the love of a Eurasian guerilla leader, Major Cham, to get access to the base
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Brown, Angeline
Brown, Angeline, 1931-