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Selznick, David O. 1902-1965

Overview
Works: 439 works in 1,553 publications in 8 languages and 35,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Records and correspondence  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Bildungsromans  Melodrama  Legal films  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Other, Director, 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 )
121 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,369 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 )
79 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,218 libraries worldwide
A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
The third man by Carol Reed( visu )
78 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,541 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 )
52 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
Notorious by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
31 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 1,108 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
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Jack Conway( visu )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 1,089 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
A star is born by Max Steiner( visu )
89 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and held by 1,007 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
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( visu )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 906 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 )
21 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 886 libraries worldwide
The wife of a Russian aristocrat falls in love with a cavalry officer whom she meets by chance. She becomes pregnant and begs her husband for a divorce. She longs for peace of mind but all the time is haunted by a premonition of death
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 871 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
The Paradine case by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
53 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
In a suspenseful courtroom drama, a beautiful woman is accused of having murdered her husband
Prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( visu )
6 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 611 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. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( visu )
35 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 584 libraries worldwide
A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( visu )
50 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 575 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
Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett( visu )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger by George Cukor( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 568 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 488 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 461 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 413 libraries worldwide
Drama about a wounded American ambulance driver who falls in love with his nurse during World War I
Made for each other by John Cromwell( visu )
33 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
 
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Alternative Names
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
Зельцник, Дэвид 1902-1965
Селзник, Дејвид О 1902-1965
Селзник, Дэвид 1902-1965
Селзнік, Девід Олівер 1902-1965
Languages
English (793)
Spanish (15)
French (10)
German (4)
Italian (3)
Ndonga (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
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