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Lewis, Joseph H. 1907-2000

Overview
Works: 206 works in 332 publications in 5 languages and 3,860 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Performer, Film editor, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1995.9.F54, 791.4372
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Gun crazy by Joseph H Lewis ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot
The Big combo by Joseph H Lewis ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Police Lt. Diamond is told to stop his investigation of suspected Mob boss Mr. Brown as it is costing the department too much money with no hard evidence. Diamond turns to Mr. Brown's girlfriend to get the evidence he needs
A lawless street ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace was restored to Medicine Bend after the mines were closed, but a greed-driven scheme to re-open them has turned the town into a powder keg. Randolph Scott guards the fuse as lone U.S. Marshal Calem Ware
Terror in a Texas town ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and German and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A whaler goes on a quest for revenge when he finds out a greedy oiler murdered his father
Invisible ghost ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Invisible Ghost: A man hypnotizes his wife into committing a series of murders ; The Gorilla: When a wealthy man is threatened by a killer known as The Gorilla, he hires the bumbling Ritz Brothers to investigate
Pride of the Bowery ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a boy of the streets set against the outdoors of a CCC camp in the late 1930's. This aggressive and self-centered young boxer learns that helping others has its own rewards
Bela Lugosi double feature The invisible ghost : The corpse vanises ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The invisible ghost, a man carries out a series of grisly stranglings while under hypnosis by his insane, domineering wife. In The corpse vanishes, some blushing brides disappear as a mad scientist tries to use their fluids to rejuvenate his aging wife
Musicals 20 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evaluation of experiments in policing: how do you begin? (Four cases) by Joseph H Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cases describing the steps taken by four police departments in initiating evaluation programs of policing experiments. Programs included in this report are Dallas' 'project pride', the District of Columbia's use of women in policing, Cincinnati's neighborhood team policing, and Kansas City's proactive-reactive patrol deployment project
That gang of mine ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In spite of the ribing he gets from the rest of the East End Kids, Mugs (Leo Gorcey) wants to become a jockey to impress his girl. Mugs seems to be in luck when a stablehand agrees to have him ride his thoroughbred horse in exchange for the gang raising the entrance fee for an upcoming race. Things get a little complicated when Mugs loses his jockey position to another more qualified rider
Boys of the city ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eerie mansion is the scene of a murder, and the gang gets right in the thick of the mystery
Bombs over Burma ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Chinese girl risks her life on espionage mission against the Japanese in World War 2
The Devil bat by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Devil Bat: A bitter scientist electrically enlarges vampire bats and sends them out to kill anyone wearing a perfume that he has discovered
Retreat Hell ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A U.S. Marine battalion headed by Lt. Col. Steve L. Corbett and Capt. Paul Hansen must fight its way out of a frozen mountain pass despite diminishing supplies, freezing temperatures and constant attacks by overwhelming numbers of Chinese and North Korean soldiers during the Korean War
The East Side Kids ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
That gang of mine (62 min.): When one of the boys becomes a jockey and gets involved in a horse-fixing scheme, the rest of the gang comes to the rescue. Clancy Street boys (63 min.): Muggs' rich Uncle Pete is coming to visit. Unfortunately, Muggs' late father had bragged that he had seven kids, so Muggs recruits the members of the gang to pose as his family, including Glimpy as his sister, "Annabelle". Things turn sour, however, when a local mobster finds out about Muggs' deception and threatens to expose it. Includes bonus cartoon, There auto be a law
Horror classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[White zombie]: This chilling tale features Bela Lugosi as the dark Voodoo prince, Murder Legendre, a supernatural force who holds his Haitian worshipers in his thrall. He joins forces with Robert Frazier who is furious at the rejection of his marriage proposal by the exquisite Madge Bellamy. They strike an unspeakable pact that results in Madge's death and resurrection as a zombie and love slave to Frazier. The evil Legendre reneges on his bargain and holds Madge's soul in captivity
A lady without passport ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American immigration detective is sent to Havana to uncover an alien smuggling ring
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(The mob) "A police detective ... goes undercover as a dock worker in New Orleans in order to investigate the criminal activities of a waterfront racket"--Container
Bela Lugosi classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The corpse vanishes: A scientist kills virgin brides and uses their gland fluid to keep his ancient wife alive and young. Invisible ghost: A man murders house guests at the command of his hypnotist wife. Phantom ship: During a storm at sea, a murderer kills the members of a ship's crew. Scared to death: From a slab in the morgue, a young woman tells the tale of how she died
Minstrel man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A minstrel singer gives his daughter to another couple to raise when his wife dies in childbirth. He continues on tour with his career. When the daughter grows up, she becomes a performer. Father and daughter are re-united onstage to sing a tune he wrote
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, Joseph, 1907-2000
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