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Lumet, Sidney 1924-2011

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12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
188 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,094 libraries worldwide
Tempers rise as a jury of middle-aged men find themselves unable to sway a single member of their group to the majority opinion. Confronted with a seemingly clear-cut case, bolstered by opinions and assumptions, but with no verdict in sight the group threatens to become deadlocked. Will the 12th juror, stubbornly convinced of a young defendent's innocence, be able to sway the entire group to his viewpoint, or will the group ultimately force the holdout to forego his concerns, potentially ignoring truth in a rush to judgment?
Network by Sidney Lumet( visu )
148 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,992 libraries worldwide
A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "rating."
Dog day afternoon by Sidney Lumet( visu )
122 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,271 libraries worldwide
The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( visu )
119 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,099 libraries worldwide
An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case against seemingly insurmountable opposition. Includes original theatrical trailer
The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( visu )
58 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,993 libraries worldwide
A discontented kindergarten teacher living in Harlem is lost in a blizzard and comes upon the wonderland of Oz. There she meets new friends, tries to find her way home, and finds that her life is not so bad after all
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( visu )
84 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,821 libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective, aboard the Orient Express, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When murder occurs, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous trains Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( visu )
74 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
115 editions published between 1973 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,577 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( visu )
61 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( visu )
48 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed
Making movies by Sidney Lumet( Book )
57 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
An inside look at how films are made covering such areas as wardrobe, shooting, editing, and marketing by an award winning director
Fail-safe by Stephen Frears( visu )
55 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
Deathtrap by Ira Levin( visu )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 763 libraries worldwide
A famed mystery playwright with a recent string of flops may be planning to murder a talented former student in order to steal his work
The fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet( visu )
44 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him. Special edition bonus features include: interview with Sidney Lumet, documentary, three one-act plays by Tennessee Williams, and booklet
Equus by Peter Shaffer( visu )
75 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged psychiatrist tries to find out why a young man has blinded six horses entrusted to his care
Running on empty by Sidney Lumet( visu )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Ever since antiwar activists Arthur and Annie Pope blew up a napalm lab in 1971, the Popes and their children have been on the run from the law. Now elder son Danny is 17 and he wants to stop running from a past he had nothing to do with
Ran by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and Multiple languages and held by 621 libraries worldwide
An aging warlord decides to split his kingdom between his three sons, who will live in three separate castles. The two eldest sons are quite happy, but the youngest thinks his father has gone mad, and predicts that it won't be long until the two older brothers are fighting with each other
Find me guilty by Sidney Lumet( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Mobster Jackie Dee DiNorscio tries to strike a bargain with police: a shorter prison term in exchange for ratting on his fellow mobsters. He takes matters in his own hands when he defends himself instead, turning the courtroom upside down
Imaginary witness : Hollywood and the Holocaust by Daniel Anker( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Featuring interviews with Steven Spielberg, Sidney Lumet and other prominent filmmakers and historians, IMAGINARY WITNESS examines Hollywood's attitude towards one of the most horrific events in world history. Using rare newsreel footage as well as gripping clips from over forty films, this award-winning documentary explores how filmmakers and popular culture have portrayed the Holocaust over the past 60 years
The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill( visu )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
A film version of Eugene O'Neill play which centers around drunks and whores who have found sanctuary in a saloon. Each has their own "pipe-dream" that sustains them until Hickey, the "Iceman", attempts to free them from their illusions by stripping them of their lies and guilt
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Lumet, Sidney
Lumet, Sydney 1924-2011
Sidney Lumet Amerikaans filmregisseur
Sidney Lumet amerikai rendező, filmproducer, forgatókönyvíró
Sidney Lumet amerikansk filminstruktør
Sidney Lumet amerykański reżyser filmowy
Sidney Lumet cineasta estadounidense
Sidney Lumet réalisateur américain
Sidney Lumet regista statunitense
Sidney Lumet US-amerikanesche Filmregisseur
Sidney Lumet US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
Sidnijs Lūmets
Smithee, Alan 1924-2011
Σίντνεϊ Λουμέτ
Люмет, Сидни американский кинорежиссёр
Сидни Лумет
Сидни Лъмет
Сідні Люмет
Սիդնի Լյումետ
סידני לומט
سيدني لوميت
سیدنی لومت تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
সিডনি লুমেট
ಸಿಡ್ನಿ ಲ್ಯೂಮೆಟ್‌
സിഡ്നി ലൂമെറ്റ്
სიდნი ლუმეტი
루멧, 시드니 1924-2011
ルメット, シドニー
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