WorldCat Identities

Lewis, Joseph H. 1907-2000

Overview
Works: 251 works in 442 publications in 6 languages and 4,853 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Gangster films  Horror films  Biography  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  War films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Author of screenplay, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joseph H Lewis
 
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Gun crazy by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 927 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 )

51 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discouraged by his superior officers, a detective lieutenant doggedly continues his investigation to obtain evidence that would convict the head gangster of a crime syndicate
A lawless street( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 93 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 )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and German and held by 81 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 )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband is hypnotized by his insane wife and commits bloodthirsty murders
Pride of the Bowery( Visual )

11 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boxer Muggs (Leo Gorcey) is tired of training for the Golden Gloves tournament in a run-down gym. His manager Danny (Bobby Jordan) sends him to an upstate camp that turns out to be a Civilian Conservation Corps camp. Needing the money for his mother and using the work to keep in shape, Muggs decides to stay at the camp even though his attitude makes him few friends. When one of his friends takes money from the camp safe to help his mother, Muggs decides to fight in a tournament to replace the stolen money. In attempting to replace the money, Muggs is caught and accused of stealing and this jeopardizes his shot at the Golden Gloves
Musicals : 20 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bela Lugosi double feature : the invisible ghost : The corpse vanises( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 45 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
Retreat, Hell! by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 43 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
Bombs over Burma( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Chinese girl risks her life on espionage mission against the Japanese in World War 2
That gang of mine( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of the boys becomes a jockey and gets involved in a horse-fixing scheme, to the rescue comes the rest of the gang
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 35 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
Boys of the city( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kids discover murder in an old house on their way to a mountain camp
Columbia Pictures film noir classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(My name is Julia Ross) "An unemployed London secretary is hired as a live-in assistant for an elderly woman but soon finds herself in a nightmarish situation"--Container
The East Side Kids( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 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
Columbia Pictures film noir classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between midnight and dawn: "Dan Purvis ... and Rocky Barnes ... are lifelong pals who survived WWII and continue their armed service as uniformed prowl car boys on the night shift in LA. But their friendship is tested by their ongoing battle with a ruthless racketeer ... and the love they share for a beautiful radio announcer"--Container
A lady without passport( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American immigration detective is sent to Havana to uncover an alien smuggling ring
The devil bat by Jean Yarbrough( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 22 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
The Falcon mystery movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Falcon out West: "A society sleuth turns cowboy to investigate a Texas murder"--Www.tcm.com, viewed March 27, 2015
Horror classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 21 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
 
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A lawless street
Alternative Names
Joseph H. Lewis Amerikaans filmregisseur (1907-2000)

Joseph H. Lewis réalisateur américain

Joseph H. Lewis regista statunitense

Joseph H. Lewis US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehregisseur

Lewis, Joseph 1907-2000

Льюис, Джозеф Х.

جوزف اچ. لوئیس کارگردان آمریکایی

루이스, 조셉 H

ジョセフ・H・ルイス

約瑟夫·劉易斯

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