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Tomasini, George

Overview
Works: 28 works in 126 publications in 5 languages and 13,085 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Film noir  Spy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Film editor, Production personnel, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Tomasini
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events ... Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
The Birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small California town is attacked by thousands of birds
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
Cape Fear by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather-beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape. In a spine-tingling climax, the real criminal is exposed
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. When Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer, she decides to take the money and leave town. When a tired Marion is caught in a storm, she pulls off the main highway and checks into the Bates Motel. The manager of Bates Motel is a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother
In harm's way by Jan Krawitz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the naval base is interwoven into layers of personal and behind-the scenes stories of the individuals involved
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes special features preceding the video: Behind-the -scenes documentary "Destination Hitchcock: the making of North by northwest," hosted by Eva Marie Saint, featuring Martin Landau, Ernest Lehman, Patricia Hitchcock, and others. Also includes the original theatrical trailer (41 mins.)
Elephant Walk by William Dieterle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this drama set in Ceylon, Taylor plays a newlywed who accompanies her husband (Finch) to his tea plantation called Elephant Walk and falls for the overseer (Andrews). The love triangle is soon dwarfed by other events, however, as a cholera epidemic breaks out, drought blights the land, and herds of thirst-maddened elephants devastate the plantation
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 60 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?
John Wayne the tribute collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donovan's Reef. 'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise. Hatari! . A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways ? In harm's way. A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.-- IMdB
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
North by northwest ; The Philadelphia story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North by northwest : A businessman is mistaken for a spy, and enemy agents then try and kill him because he knows too much. A comedy-thriller
Marnie = Pas de printemps pour Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marnie est une jolie jeune femme, menteuse et voleuse compulsive, prise la main dans le sac par Mark Rutland. Plutôt que de la remettre aux mains de la police, il préfère épouser cette femme frigide et perturbée afin de découvrir les raisons de son comportement mystérieux... (d'après la jaquette)
Vertigo = Sueurs froides by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een door hoogtevrees geplaagde politieman in San Francisco krijgt een opdracht waarbij werkelijkheid en droom moeilijk te scheiden zijn
Marilyn, the premiere collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather-beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1899, a young scientist invents a time machine that takes him into the future of the 20th century and beyond
 
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Alternative Names
George Tomasini American film editor

George Tomasini Americanfilm editor

George Tomasini Amerikaans filmeditor (1909-1964)

George Tomasini montatore statunitense

George Tomasini US-amerikanischer Film-Editor

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The BirdsVertigoCape FearAlfred Hitchcock's To catch a thiefPsychoIn harm's way