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Spencer, Douglas 1910-1960

Overview
Works: 15 works in 73 publications in 4 languages and 7,110 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Biographical films  Historical films  Horror films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  War films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Douglas Spencer
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook has endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel. They spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
Shane by George Stevens( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The three faces of Eve by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a fact-based story about a young Georgia housewife named Eve, who suffers from multiple personalities. Eve's husband, confused by his wife's aberrant behavior when assuming her two "other selves," seeks out help from a psychiatrist. Carefully probing Eve's subconscious via hypnosis, the doctor finds out that, though each of Eve's personalities is aware of the other's existence, none are related. After months of therapy, Eve is purged of her negative selves and is totally cured
The thing from another world by Christian Nyby( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and German and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity."--Container
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hotshot crime magazine editor George Stroud inadvertently becomes the subject of a murder investigation after spending an evening with his boss' mistress"--Container
River of no return by Otto Preminger( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and French and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Calder, a widower, decides it's time to start a new life with his son, Mark. After being robbed and pistol-whipped by gambler Harry Weston and nursed back to health by Weston's fiancee, Kay, Matt takes Mark and Kay on a ride down a roaring river, where they are at the mercy of wild animals and a lawless frontier
Saddle the wind( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 183 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
Bad for each other : the glass wall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass wall: A European man who is desperate to immigrate to America, stows away and dodges quarantine to enlist the help of a pretty, down-on-her-luck jazz musician he helped in the war
L'Homme des vallees perdues by George Stevens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The Gunmen : Dark star( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gunmen: On their way to Texas to buy some steer, Hoss and Little Joe are mistaken for two hired killers. The unsuspecting Cartrights are dead ringers for The Slade Boys, who were hired by the McFaddins to wipe out their rivals. Dark star: Little Joe brings big trouble to the Ponderosa when he rescues a beautiful young gypsy. She thinks that she is a witch and so do her people
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chemist discovers a potent rejuvenation drug that restores youth but with some hilarious results
The diary of Anne Frank( Visual )

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

Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. Otto Frank and his family have decided to go into hiding due to the increasing persecutions against Jews. Businessman Kraler and his assistant Miep prepare a hiding place in the attic rooms above their place of business. They arrange for the Frank and Van Daan families to stay there. Later on, they are joined by the dentist Dussel. Anne Frank is Otto's 13-year-old daughter. She writes about the remarkable account of their lives, their growing fear of discovery, their deplorable living conditions and even the blooming of her first love. Together, they try to avoid detection while hoping that Holland will be liberated by the Allies
La magnifica preda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alla fine del XIX secolo tra le montagne canadesi del nord ovest, Matt Carter, un agricoltore che si guadagna da vivere con la sua fattoria, rimane vittima dell'imboscata di un giocatore d'azzardo. La moglie del giocatore, una ballerina di saloon, disapprovando la natura violenta del marito decide di restare con Matt, che le promette una vita insieme. Ma solo dopo che l'agricoltore sarà riuscito a raggiungere il giocatore d'azzardo per vendicarsi di averli lasciati senza cavallo e senza provviste nel selvaggio territorio indiano
The Glass wall La muralla de cristal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A European man who is desperate to immigrate to America, stows away and dodges quarantine to enlist the help of a pretty, down-on-her-luck jazz musician he helped in the war
The secret of Sugarbush Hollow by Douglas Spencer( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shane
Alternative Names
Douglas Spencer acteur américain

Douglas Spencer Amerikaans acteur (1910-1960)

Douglas Spencer amerikansk skådespelare

Douglas Spencer amerikansk skodespelar

Douglas Spencer amerikansk skuespiller

Douglas Spencer attore statunitense

Douglas Spencer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Mesenkop, William Henry, 1910-1960

Ντάγκλας Σπένσερ

Дуглас Спенсер

داگلاس اسپنسر بازیگر آمریکایی

ダグラス・スペンサー

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