WorldCat Identities

Nebenzal, Seymour

Overview
Works: 37 works in 114 publications in 6 languages and 3,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion pictures  Television adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Interviews 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Seymour Nebenzal
M by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compulsive child-murderer who evades capture by police is eventually tracked down and then placed on trial by the criminal underworld
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Locked away in an asylum for a decade and teetering between life and death, the criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse has scribbled his last will and testament: a manifesto establishing a future empire of crime. When the document's nefarious writings start leading to terrifying parallels in reality, it's up to Berlin's star detective, Inspector Lohmann, to connect the fragmented, maddening clues in a case unlike any other. The Testament of Dr. Mabuse appropriates slogans and ideas from the newly ascendant Nazi party and puts them into the mouth of a madman, warning the audience of the horrible menace that was rapidly becoming a reality
Mayerling by Anatole Litvak ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young baron's daughter begins a tumultuous affair with an Archduke that is heir to the Austrian throne. Based on the true story of the tragic events surrounding the life of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and Baroness Mary Vetsera
Summer storm by Douglas Sirk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a tale of power and passions when a Russian siren, who wants the finer things in life, sinks her hooks into a judge, a decadent aristocrat and an estate superintendent, with suprising results
Whistle stop ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman returns to her small hometown from Chicago, where she has made a success of herself. Upon her arrival, she looks up an old love of hers and discovers that he's still the listless small-time gambler she remembers he was when she left for the big city. The woman settles back into town and begins a romance with a local nightclub owner, an unsavory character that is also friends with her former love. A rivalry for the woman's affection begins between the two men and the nightclub owner decides to take some steps to eliminate his competition
The chase ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After returning a lost wallet to the wealthy businessman Eddie Roman, Chuck Scott is rewarded with a job. Not long after, he discovers Eddie is a criminal with an abused wife Lorna. Chuck offers to help Lorna escape her imprisonment and finds himself caught in a web
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities. With a palpable evocation of corruption and dread, set to Weill's irresistible score, The threepenny opera remains a benchmark of early sound cinema."--Container
Hunted & haunted classics of film noir : Whistle stop ; Cat's canary ; Detour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whistle stop: Mary is a woman with a past who returns from the big city to her whistle stop hometown to find her former flame is now a womanizing boozer. (85 min.) Originally released as a motion picture in 1946. -- Cat's canary: cartoon. -- Detour: Why couldn't she have been a different girl? That's what Al Roberts, a small-time loser who picks up hitchhiker Vera on the way to California wants to know. Vera turns out to be one of the most evil-minded, cold-hearted and conniving femme fatales in the history of film. And she's got the goods on Al. How far will Al go to escape her clutches? (68 min.) Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
The mistress of Atlantis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two French legionnaires become lost in the Algerian desert and discover the fabled lost continent of Atlantis
The crimes of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A criminal mastermind controls his underworld empire even while confined to an insane asylum
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highwaymen and thieves stand for the great lords and powerful public officials of Georgian England, in this spoof of the corrupt politics during that time. Depiction and intimation of crime and vice in all strata of society make it universally appealing
Essential art house ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gervaise: A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
M the film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A City in Search of a Murderer". Based on the actual case from Dusseldorf in 1929, a sadistic murderer kills little girls. The police try in vain to catch him, but in the end he is trapped by the denizens of the underworld and condemned to death by their leader. The police arrive in time to prevent his execution
The 3 penny opera Die Dreigroschenoper ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities. With a palpable evocation of corruption and dread, set to Weill's irresistible score, The threepenny opera remains a benchmark of early sound cinema." -- container
M, el vampiro de Düsseldorf ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En la ciudad de Düsseldorf anda suelto un asesino de niñas, y la policía lo busca. Los criminales que viven en los bajos fondos de la ciudad también deciden buscarlo, dado que la presión policial les está arruinando sus negocios
Il testamento del dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1933 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rinchiuso in manicomio, il dottor Mabuse ipnotizza il direttore dell'istituto e con il suo aiuto organizza dall'ospedale una banda di criminali. Quando un investigatore viene a capo della faccenda, Mabuse muore, ma il direttore del manicomio prosegue i suoi crimini finché, scoperto, impazzisce. (Mereghetti)
Hitler's madman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, Nazi SS commander by Czech partisans and the reprisals inflicted by the Nazis on the Czechs
Silver screen sirens ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whistle stop: A girl chooses a villanous playboy over a shiftless poolroom bum. When the poolroom fellow decides to turn honest, events conspire against him, but he finally gets the girl
L'opéra de quat'sous by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a shadowy, stylized and dreamlike Victorian London, the story of Mackie "the Knife" Messer and Polly Peachum is timeless, and the combination of Brecht's biting social satire and Weill's compelling music is as fresh as ever
 
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Alternative Names
Nebenzahl, Seymour
Nebenzahl, Seymour 1899-1961
Nebenzal, S.
Nebenzal, S. (Seymour)
Nebenzal, Seymour 1899-1961
Nebenzal, Simon
Languages
German (47)
English (43)
Spanish (4)
French (3)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
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