WorldCat Identities

Heisler, Stuart 1896-1979

Overview
Works: 121 works in 385 publications in 4 languages and 3,350 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Western television programs  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Musical films  Television programs  Detective and mystery films  Film noir 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Author, Performer, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stuart Heisler
 
Most widely held works by Stuart Heisler
Birth of the blues and, Blue skies( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue Skies (93 min., col.): Dancing star Jed Potter and singer/nightclub owner Johnny Adams are both in love with songstress Mary O'Hara. She marries Johnny, but his passion for buying and selling nightclubs drives them apart. So Jed steps in, hoping to win Mary's heart - until fate steps in and changes the lives of all three
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

55 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself
Dashiell Hammett's The glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

38 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer. As he searches Ladd must endure a brutal beating from gangsters, the annoying hindrance of the police and the beguiling advances of his boss' fiancee
Along came Jones( Visual )

19 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Melody Jones rides into town looking for work and is mistaken for the evil desperado Monte Jarrad. Jones lets all the special treatment go to his head until the real outlaw shows up looking for him
Storm warning by Jerry Wald( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob in hooded white robes. A man running for his life. Gunfire. In the South to visit her sister Lucy, Marsha Mitchell witnesses a Ku Klux Klan murder. Once safely with Lucy, Marsha gasps out the terror she has seen, then recognizes her sister's brutish new husband as one of the killers. She could lie, protect her sister and leave town. Or she could be the one person brave enough to bring the Klan to justice
Smash-up the story of a woman by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular songstress drives her husband and child away with her constant drunkenness
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
Switchback by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-war hero returns to Tokyo to search for his missing wife and daughter
Lone Ranger by Clayton Moore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is up to the Masked Rider of the Plains and his faithful Indian companion Tonto to foil an Indian war before blood is shed across the plains. The Lone Ranger (Clayton Moore) and Tonto (Jay Silverheels) will have to confront the evil rancher, Reece Kilgore (Lyle Bettger, who instigated the Indian war in order to further his goal of becoming an all-powerful land baron"--Container
Beachhead( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four marines embark on a hazardous island mission to verify reports about a secret Japanese minefield. The intelligence comes from a French planter -- who may or may not be a spy -- and his beautiful daughter. If their story is true, can the marines outgun their enemies, make it through the treacherous jungle and rendezvous with American forces in time to prevent disaster?"--Container
The Negro soldier by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the role of the Negro soldier in American history from 1776 to 1944. Shows the accomplishments of Negro troops. The aim of the movie is to encourage American blacks to identify themselves with the on-going struggle overseas
Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of Human bondage: A sensitive man falls in love with a waitress who rejects him, runs off with a salesman and returns unmarried and pregnant. He gets her any apartment and they become engaged, only to be confronted with more problems
I died a thousand times by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict plans a big hotel robbery, but things go wrong within his gang
The Burning hills by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of gunmen have killed Trace Jordan's brother and now they are chasing him. But Trace is leading the gunmen into a camp of hostile Comanches
Susan Hayward double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tulsa: The story behind the Oklahoma city's emergence as an oil producing powerhouse. Cherokee Lansing is the ambitious daughter of an Oklahoma cattleman who fights to preserve tradition and stave off the interests of encroaching oil barons
Chain lightning( Visual )

7 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After World War II, Matt Brennan becomes a test pilot for a jet manufacturer, and an old flame re-enters his life
Dark crimes film noir thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom lady: "Carol Richman ... attempts to clear her boss ... of a murder he did not commit"--Container
Kid millions by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor Brooklyn boy becomes a millionaire after saving the life of a sheik's daughter. A hilarious comedy adventure straight from the Arabian Nights
 
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Dashiell Hammett's The glass key
Alternative Names
Heisler, Stuart

Heisler, Stuart, 1894-1979

Heisler, Stuart 1896-1979

Heisler, Stuart R. 1894-1979

Heisler, Stuart R. 1896-1979

Stuart Heisler Amerikaans filmregisseur (1896-1979)

Stuart Heisler cinéaste américain

Stuart Heisler regista e montatore statunitense

Stuart Heisler US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Хейслер, Стюарт

استارت هایسلر کارگردان آمریکایی

하이슬러, 스튜어트 1896-1979

スチュアート・ヘイスラー

Languages
English (189)

Spanish (32)

German (3)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Along came JonesThe Burning hills