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Goldbeck, Willis

Overview
Works: 98 works in 336 publications in 6 languages and 5,366 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Western television programs  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Comedy films  History  Silent films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author, Author of dialog, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Willis Goldbeck
Publications by Willis Goldbeck
Publications by Willis Goldbeck, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Willis Goldbeck
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( visu )
99 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,464 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
Freaks by Tod Browning( visu )
46 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus performers
Sergeant Rutledge by John Ford( visu )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 372 libraries worldwide
An African-American "buffalo soldier" is accused of rape and murder, but is successfully defended by a white officer during his trial in 1881
Peter Pan by Herbert Brenon( visu )
9 editions published between 1924 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 251 libraries worldwide
"Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy and her brothers to fly with him to Never Never Land. On this island of dreams and magic, they struggle to rescue the Lost Boys from Captain Hook and his band of pirates, encountering along the way the delightful fairy Tinkerbell, a man-eating crocodile, and a band of valiant Indians"--Container
Love laughs at Andy Hardy by Willis Goldbeck( visu )
28 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Andy Hardy returns home to Carvel after serving in the Army during World War II, ready to get on with his life. He has two plans: complete a college education at his parents' alma mater and marry the girl of his dreams. However, as Andy soon rediscovers, the course of true love never runs smooth
House of wax by André De Toth( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Dr. Kildare's strange case ( visu )
10 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
A young doctor tries to help an unlucky brain surgeon and his insane patient
The colossus of New York ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A scientist places the brain of his late son, a Nobel Peace Prize-winning humanitarian, into the head of a towering robot
Wild orchids by Sidney Franklin( visu )
4 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in English and German and held by 50 libraries worldwide
On a ocean voyage with her husband to Java, Lillie falls for the handsome Prince de Gace. When her husband learns of his wife's liaison, the film moves to its suspenseful climax: a tiger hunt charged with conflicting emotions of love, betrayal and revenge
Lone Ranger by Treasure Box Collection (Firm)( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
"It is up to the Masked Rider of the Plains and his faithful Indian companion Tonto to foil an Indian war before blood is shed across the plains. The Lone Ranger (Clayton Moore) and Tonto (Jay Silverheels) will have to confront the evil rancher, Reece Kilgore (Lyle Bettger, who instigated the Indian war in order to further his goal of becoming an all-powerful land baron"--Container
Scaramouche ( visu )
5 editions published between 1923 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 libraries worldwide
André Louis Moreau, a law student, vows to fight against the aristocracy when his friend, Philippe, is killed in a duel with the Marquis de la Tour. André joins the Revolution and becomes a leader. Subsequently, he discovers that his real father is the hated Marquis de la Tour and his mother is a countess, both of whom, with his sweetheart, Aline, are at risk from the angry revolutionary mobs. André conducts his mother and Aline to safety, but the Marquis dies bravely at the hands of the mob
J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Silent film adaptation of J.M. Barrie's play
Mickey Rooney [triple feature movie marathon] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Includes three films on one DVD: Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936) -- Love Laughs At Andy Hardy -- The Big Wheel
The shootist by Don Siegel( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
In "The shootist," a terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle. In "The man who shot Liberty Valance," a man becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthelss gunman (Liberty Valance)
Love laughs at Andy Hardy Colonel Effingham's raid ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Love laughs at Andy Hardy: Andy Hardy returns home to Carvel after serving in the Army during World War II, ready to get on with his life. He has two plans: complete a college education at his parents' alma mater and marry the girl of his dreams. However, as Andy soon rediscovers, the course of true love never runs smooth ; Colonel Effingham's raid: A comedy about a retired Army colonel who takes on the local government of his sleepy Georgia town over the impending demolition of a historic landmark
I died a thousand times ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Roy Earle, leyenda criminal de los Estados Unidos, llega a un enclave montañoso para unirse a un grupo de bandidos para dar un golpe en un hotel de lujo. Al mismo tiempo, conocerá a la joven Velma, quien se presentará para Roy como una posible salida a su vida delictiva
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Freaks: When a trapeze artist treats the sideshow performers as less-than-human, they take their revenge against the "normal" person
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral and, The man who shot Liberty Valance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"A gang of ruthless outlaws...a pair of larger-than-life heroes...a timeless tale of good versus evil. Blended together, the result is Gunfight at the O.K. Corral - an epic adventure begger t han the wild frontier! In The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, John Wayne plays a rugged rancher who teams with a big-City lawyer and together they rid their frontier town of its lawlessness"--Container
The shootist The man who shot Liberty Valance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"The shootist," an aging and ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is enmeshed in one last valiant battle and dies with honor
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) shooting script by James Warner Bellah( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Goldbeck, Willis 1898-1979
Willis Goldbeck Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1898-1979)
Willis Goldbeck réalisateur américain
Willis Goldbeck regista statunitense
Willis Goldbeck US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor
Уиллис Голдбек Сценарист
ויליס גולדבק
Languages
English (178)
Spanish (18)
French (15)
German (7)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
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