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Lewis, Joseph H. 1907-2000

Overview
Works: 230 works in 353 publications in 5 languages and 3,953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author, 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 )
40 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 451 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 )
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 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A whaler goes on a quest for revenge when he finds out a greedy oiler murdered his father
Bela Lugosi double feature The invisible ghost : The corpse vanises ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 52 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
Invisible ghost ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A husband is hypnotized by his insane wife and commits bloodthirsty murders
Pride of the Bowery ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 50 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 43 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
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
Boys of the city ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Kids discover murder in an old house on their way to a mountain camp
Bombs over Burma ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Chinese girl risks her life on espionage mission against the Japanese in World War 2
Retreat, Hell! ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 26 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 26 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
The Devil bat by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 23 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
Horror classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[One body too many]: Unassuming insurance agent, Albert Tuttle (Jack Haley), ignores his instincts and makes a sales call at a creepy mansion, hoping to sell a policy to the owner. His plans go awry when the owner turns up dead. The heirs of the deceased infest the premises, held there by the conditions of the will which require their presence until the body is claimed. Albert recognizes that the dead man's niece, Carol (Jean Parker) is at risk, and decides to assume the role of her protector. When Bela Lugosi turns up in the role of the butler, mayhem ensues
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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Lewis, Joseph 1907-2000
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