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Hornblow, Arthur Jr 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 128 works in 334 publications in 5 languages and 14,165 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Miscellanea  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Translator, Editor, Author, Production personnel
Classifications: PZ10.H78, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow
Publications by Arthur Hornblow, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Arthur Hornblow
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( visu )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married lover is accused of the crime. The lawyer defending him is in ill health and his only hope for acquittal is the testimony of the accused's wife, proving his alibi. However, she has some secrets of her own to reveal
Gaslight by George Cukor( visu )
22 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
The story of a schizophrenic who drives his wife insane after she discovers his secret of an old murder and hidden rubies
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( visu )
17 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
When criminal mastermind, Doc Riedenschneider, is released from prison, he approaches his lawyer with a plan for the biggest jewel heist in history
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1990 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and Chinese and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Describes twenty-one birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics like the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of humans
Midnight by Mitchell Leisen( visu )
3 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Easy living ( visu )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
"Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, and soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept waiter"--Container
The captive by Édouard Bourdet( Book )
8 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and French and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Typescript of Bourdet's La prisonnière with holograph corrections by Arthur Hornblow. The volume in French is accompanied by a typescript (The captive / translated from La prisonnière of Edouard Bourdet by Arthur Hornblow) with holograph corrections. Both volumes were evidently prepared for the New York production of the play in 1926
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The war lover by Philip Leacock( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Uzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying, Rickson lives for the most dangerous missions. His crew lives with this aspect of his personality only because they know he always brings them back alive
Million dollar mermaid by Fo li man( visu )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Australian swimmer, who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
Bing Crosby ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Waikiki wedding: A beauty contest winner of the "Miss Pineapple Princess" pageant takes part in a publicity scheme in Hawaii, and is pursued by an advertising executive for the agency doing the promotion
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Hornblow
Arthur Hornblow, Jr. Amerikaans filmproducent (1893-1976)
Arthur Hornblow Jr. producteur de films américain
Arthur Hornblow Jr producteur de films américaine
Arthur Hornblow junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Arthur Hornblow produttore cinematografico statunitense
Hornblow, Arthur 1893-1976
Hornblow, Arthur Jr
Артур Хорнблоу
آرتور هورنبلو، جونیور تهیه‌کننده و نویسنده آمریکایی
アーサー・ホーンブロウ・Jr
小亞瑟·霍恩布婁
Languages
English (120)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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