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Hayden, Sterling 1916-1986

Works: 291 works in 893 publications in 7 languages and 18,746 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Records and correspondence  Biography  Gangster films  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sterling Hayden
Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history and influence of a U.S. Mafia family. Don Corleone, the family patriarch, tries to ensure that his sons will inherit his position and power over rival Mafioso factions
Voyage : a novel of 1896 by Sterling Hayden ( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teeming with fascinating characters, rich with authentic historical detail, this is a sweeping saga of America on the verge of the twentieth century
The killing by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of small-time crooks play a daring race-track robbery--but their well-laid plans go awry
The asphalt jungle ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist. Based on the book by W.R. Burnett
Suddenly! by Lewis Allen ( Visual )
92 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The small town of Suddenly is invaded by professional assassin John Baron and his henchmen. Taking a local family hostage, Baron sets up vigil at the second-story window of the family's home. Baron is hoping to become "someone" by killing the President
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The long goodbye by Robert Altman ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For The Long Goodbye, Robert Altman successfully transports Philip Marlowe, incarnated by Elliott Gould, to the over-privileged, full-color 70s. Marlowe is lonely and shabby, yet does not seem an anachronism in the contemporary world. Unlike Bogart's Marlowe, this is a not especially tough Marlowe. He's a bright, conscientiously solemn nut, a guy who hopes for the best but expects the worst. This particular Philip Marlowe, despite evidence to the contrary, persists in believing that not all relationships need be opportunistic or squalid
Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saloon owner Vienna battles the local townspeople headed by Emma, the local sexually repressed, lynch-happy female rancher out to frame her for a string of robberies. Johnny Logan is a guitar-strumming drifter with a dark past who was once in love with Vienna and has been offered a job in her saloon. Nicholas Ray's epic western is considered one of the most original westerns of all time. The women are far tougher than the men and some saw a bizarre allegory for the McCarthy era Red Scare
Nine to five by Colin Higgins ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three female office workers combine forces to take revenge on their deceitful, egotistical, and thoroughly chauvinistic boss
Wanderer by Sterling Hayden ( Book )
13 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography of actor, sailer, and OSS WWII commando
The golden age of television ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The Star by Stuart Heisler ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bette Davis stars in the story of a fading movie star who is convinced that she needs only one good picture to reestablish her popularity and fortune
The Asphalt jungle by John Huston ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When criminal mastermind Doc Riedenschneider is released from prison, he approaches lawyer Alonzo Emmerich with a plan for the biggest jewel heist in history. Doc carefully selects and rehearses his team, but Emmerich is planning to double-cross the thieves and flee the country with the loot
The blue & the gray ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic story covering a period in U.S. history from John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry in 1859 to the summer of 1865 following President Lincoln's death. Focuses on two related families living on either side of the Mason-Dixon line who find themselves at war with each other
Prince Valiant by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hal Foster's Sunday-comics saga of a young Viking prince in the service of King Arthur
Film noir classic collection double feature ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Decoy: A drop-dead femme fatale revives her hunk from the dead because he knows where the $400.000 in loot is buried
Crime of passion ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kathy Ferguson is an extraordinary woman, trapped in a decade that worships the ordinary. She's smart and witty, and an ace at her job. She's an advice columnist at a San Francisco newspaper, with her name on billboards all over town. But Kathy makes a big mistake, she falls in love. After marrying Bill Doyle, a Los Angeles detective, somewhere between the olive dip and the shiny waxed floors, she begins to realize that Bill wants nothing more than this -- for him or her -- ever. Her thwarted ambition turns ugly, and before long this capable career woman is capable of anything
Winter kills ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional president of the U.S. is assassinated and his brother uncovers the conspiracy behind the murder several years later
The Godfather by Mario Puzo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paints a chilling portrait of the Corleone family's rise and near fall from power, and the passage of rites from father to son
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Hamilton, John
Hayden, Sterling Walter 1916-1986
Hayden, Stirling
Hayden, Stirling, 1916-1986
Relyea, Sterling Walter, 1916-1986
Relyea Walter, Sterling 1916-1986
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