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Erdman, Dick 1925-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 96 publications in 2 languages and 1,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film noir  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Television programs  Animated television programs  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Dick Erdman
 
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Most widely held works by Dick Erdman
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Saddle the wind ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony Sinclair rides back to the ranch he runs with his ex-gunfighter brother, Steve. Tony's spoiling for a fight. And he finds it when a stranger shows up aiming to settle an old score with Steve
Mooch goes to Hollywood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mooch, a scruffy but lovable dog, tries to make it big in the entertainment business. It's one star-studded skirmish after another as Mooch turns Tinseltown upside down
You're in the Navy now by Gary Cooper( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lieutenant John Harkness is given a command of his own ship, but the thing is that he is never commanded a vessel ship before and all his crew is new. The only good thing about this situation is that only two old deck hands know how to operate the boat
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norah Larkin (Baxter) is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble (Burr). Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist (Conte), Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
Francis in the Navy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talking mule joins the Navy
The men by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A paraplegic war veteran is released from World War II service and is confined to a wheelchair. His condition has made him embittered, confused and depressed, and he initially resists any rehabilitation. His fiance struggles to help him make the painful readjustment
The best of the Dick Van Dyke show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four episodes of The Dick Van Dyke show, in which comedy writer Robert "Rob" Petrie has a series of humorous adventures at work and at home
Namu, my best friend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black and white Orca whale dives into the title role of this spectacular true story about one very special whale and the extraordinary man who protects and befriends him
Francis the talking mule complete collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis the talking mule: GI Peter Sterling, who appears to be bucking for a Section Eight, keeps insisting that Francis, a cantankerous Army mule, has the power of speech. It turns out that Francis not only can talk but is also a superb military strategist. With Francis' help, Sterling breaks up a Nazi spy ring and becomes a hero. Francis goes to the races: The loquacious equine and his plucky pal Peter get a job working on a horse-breeder's ranch and end up saving it from financial ruin when Francis, who has the inside track with the racehorses, provides Peter with names of the winners before the races are run. Francis goes to West Point: Peter Sterling, with the garrulous Francis' help, prevents the destruction of an atomic energy plant. As a reward, Peter is given a scholarship to West Point, where he quickly distinguishes himself as the military academy's biggest foul-up. Peter's future as an officer and a gentleman is saved by the timely arrival of Francis, who functions as the West Point football team's mascot. Francis covers the big town: former Army officer Peter Stirling becomes a reporter for a big city newspaper. His greatest source of news tips is his talking mule Francis, who has become friendly with all the police horses. Francis joins the WACS: A clerical mishap places ex-GI Peter back into service, where he is assigned to a WAC unit. Francis in the Navy: Army lieutenant Peter Sterling heads to a Navy base when it looks like his old pal Francis is about to be auctioned off as surplus. In short order, in a case of mistaken identity, both Sterling and Francis are sent off to sea. Francis in the haunted house: David meets Francis, he gets mixed up with crooks robbing a castle. Although David has informed the police, they suspect him of the robbery and the crooks what to do him in
The Brothers O'Toole ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slapstick comedy about the small, poor mining town of Molybdenum, Colorado, where every citizen owns stock in the local mine
Batman, the animated series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The entire first season of the animated adventures of Batman
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a German prison-of-war camp in World War II packed with none but American sergeants, Sgt. J.J. Sefton is the ultimate conniver, hustler and privilege-seeker. It becomes apparent to his fellow prisoners that there must be a spy for the Germans in their midst and the most obvious candidate would be Sefton--but is he? And if he is not, then who is?
The brass bottle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slapstick comedy of an architect who buys an old Arabian lamp at an auction and ends up freeing a genie imprisoned there for thousands of years
The great American Western ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brothers O'Toole: Two con artist brothers swindle their way through Colorado in 1890and fine themselves swept up in a mad dash for gold
Namu, the killer whale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank Donner, a naturalist, studies whales from his rugged outpost in the Pacific Northwest. When a dying female beaches herself in a remote cove, her heartsick companion refuses to leave her side. Donner realizes this is an unprecedented chance to study the mysterious creatures. The local fishermen are incensed since they fear killer whales and their effect on the important fishing business. They try to shoot the gentle giant, but their efforts are fruitless. Donner gains the trust of the whale-- nicknamed Namu-- and soon swims with the gentle giant. But danger is never far and Donner may not be able to save his new friend from all the predators that stalk him
Animal adventure collection featuring Lassie, the painted hills ; Georgi! ; mooch goes to hollywood ; poco ... little dog lost ; the jungle book ; li'l scratch ; the lion who thought he was people ; sandy the seal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion who thought he was people: Christian, a zoo born lion club purchased on Christmas at a department store, grows so large that its owners decide to set it free into the wilds of east Africa
The time of your life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a group of diverse off-beat characters who are regulars at Nick's Saloon in San Francisco where they discuss their lives over drinks
Top Cat and the Beverly Hills cats ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How did alley cats Top Cat, Choo-Choo, Brain, Fancy-Fancy and Benny the Ball end up in the swanky mansion of Gertrude Vandergelt? What's Benny doing in a dog pound? And why are the conniving butler Snerdly and his mad wolfhound Rasputin out to get Benny? Get the breathless answers to these and other nutty questions in the fabulous feature-length animated caper
C'eĢtaient des hommes by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (46)
German (1)
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