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Selznick, David O. 1902-1965

Overview
Works: 469 works in 1,676 publications in 8 languages and 37,253 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Detective and mystery films  War films  Action and adventure films  Monster films  Romance films  Film remakes 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, fmp, pre, Author, Scenarist, pmn, Author of introduction, Other, Director, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David O Selznick
Publications by David O Selznick
Publications by David O Selznick, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by David O Selznick
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( visu )
134 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,555 libraries worldwide
Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
83 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,235 libraries worldwide
A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
84 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,566 libraries worldwide
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
58 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,231 libraries worldwide
A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities ( visu )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
32 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex. Only Devlin can rescue her, but to do so he must face his role in her desperate situation and acknowledge that he has loved her all along
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
24 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
Towering tale of giant gorilla who goes ape over beautiful woman and takes the fall for it
A star is born by George Cukor( visu )
94 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
A fading star meets an aspiring actress, falls in love with and marries her. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
Alfred Hitchcock's Notorious ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
When troubled beauty Alicia Huberman is recruited by American agent T.R. Devlin to infiltrate a German spy ring in postwar Rio, she accepts. When she receives orders to seduce a Nazi kingpin, Alicia must sacrifice the only happiness she's ever known for a perilous mission that could ultimately cost her and Devlin their lives
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( visu )
13 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 885 libraries worldwide
A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown( visu )
22 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 874 libraries worldwide
In this story of doomed love set during the reign of Czar Nicholas I of Russia, the wife of a Russian aristocract falls for a dashing cavalry officer
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( visu )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( visu )
51 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
A young woman diagnosed with "radium poisoning" is given a last fling in New York City for two weeks, but it all turns into a publicity hoax
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
54 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Anna Paradine is accused of poisoning her older wealthy husband. Her barrister, the happily married Anthony Keane takes the case but also lets his heart rule his head when he falls hard for his client
The prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( visu )
7 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike, and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( visu )
43 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 604 libraries worldwide
A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger by Boz( visu )
14 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 522 libraries worldwide
David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle( visu )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2004 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
An artist meets a schoolgirl in Central Park who has a mysterious air about her. What follows is an unforgettable love story
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway( visu )
17 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 libraries worldwide
A wounded American soldier falls in love with his beautiful English nurse during World War I
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
David O. Selznick Amerikaans ondernemer
David O. Selznick producteur de films américaine
David O. Selznick produttore cinematografico statunitense
David O. Selznick US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Devid Selznik
O'Selznick, David 1902-1965
Selznick, David 1902-1965
Selznick, David O.
Selznick, David Oliver.
Selznick, David Oliver 1902-1965
Selznik, Dejvid O. 1902-1965
Selznik, Dėvid 1902-1965
Selznik, Devid Oliver 1902-1965
Zelʹt︠s︡nik, Dėvid 1902-1965
Ντέιβιντ Σέλτζνικ
Девід Олівер Селзнік
Дејвид О. Селзник
Дэвид Селзник
Дэвід Олівер Сэлзнік
Зельцник, Дэвид 1902-1965
Селзник, Дејвид О 1902-1965
Селзник, Дэвид
Селзник, Дэвид 1902-1965
Селзнік, Девід Олівер 1902-1965
דייוויד או. סלזניק
ديفيد أوه سيلزنيك
دیوید او سلزنیک
დევიდ სელზნიკი
デヴィッド・O・セルズニック
大卫·O·塞尔兹尼克
Languages
English (838)
French (20)
Spanish (17)
German (4)
Italian (3)
Ndonga (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
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