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Clift, Montgomery

Works: 305 works in 1,074 publications in 11 languages and 24,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  War films  Film and video adaptations  Audio adaptations  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
89 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,108 libraries worldwide
Drama about life in the Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer( visu )
35 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,406 libraries worldwide
American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
78 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,350 libraries worldwide
With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
A place in the sun by George Stevens( visu )
56 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,994 libraries worldwide
George Stevens' stunning adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's An American tragedy garnered six Academy Awards and guaranteed immortality for screen lovers Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor. Clift is a poor young man determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of beautiful socialite Elizabeth Taylor. Shelley Winters plays the factory girl whose dark secret threatens Clift's professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, Clift is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
The misfits by John Huston( visu )
57 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather- beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
33 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
A priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself
Suddenly, last summer by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
41 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin at the hands of cannibals. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
The Young Lions by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
46 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 845 libraries worldwide
The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives
William Wyler's the heiress ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
William Wyler's the heiress by William Wyler( visu )
18 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Olivia De Havilland plays wealthy spinster Catherine Sloper, the only heir to her stern father's (Sir Ralph Richardson) vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift) wants her to elope, her father threatens her with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage Townsend deserts her. Seven years later Morris returns, and a bitter, wiser Catherine plots her revenge
Raintree County by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman, who believes that she is the daughter of an adulterous affair between her father and a mulatto slave, is married to an idealistic young man in this drama set in the Civil War era South. With the war as background, the two young people must solve their problems and find a true meaning and purpose in their lives. Includes overture and original theatrical trailer
Indiscretion of an American wife & Terminal station ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
An American housewife (Jennifer Jones) vacationing in Italy reluctantly decides to put an end to her brief affair with an Italian academic (Montgomery Clift). She flees to Rome's Stazione Termini, where she bids him farewell, but he begs her to stay. The film's plot is simple; its production was not. The troubled collaboration between director Vittorio De Sica and producer David O. Selznick resulted in two cuts of the same film. De Sica's version, Terminal Station, was screened at a length of one-and-a-half hours, but after disappointing previews, Selznick severely re-edited it and changed the title to Indiscretion of an American Wife without De Sica's permission
Wild river by Elia Kazan( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Montgomery Clift stars as a government agent who must evacuate a small town to make way for a new dam. When an elderly matriarch refuses to leave, Chuck Glover falls in love with her granddaughter, played by Lee Remick
The big lift by George Seaton( visu )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 178 libraries worldwide
On-the-spot filming of the Berlin Airlift adds authenticity to the story of two GI pilots who have romances with German women
The search ( visu )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
"In post-World War II Germany, a small boy who survivied Auschwitz wanders alone -- feral, mute and terrified. He finds a makeshift home with a big-hearted GI, while the mother he does not remember searches desperately for him. Starring a then-unknown Montgomery Clift in his movie debut, directed in a near-documentary style by Fred Zinnemann and filmed in the ragged, rubble-strewn skeleton of Nuremberg, The Search vividly captures the horrifying human cost of war. This milestone of filmmaking won two 1948 Academy Awards: Best Motion Picture Story and a special award to Ivan Jandl for his haunting performance as the lost child."--Container
Indiscretion of an American wife ( visu )
26 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 148 libraries worldwide
An American housewife takes a lover during her holiday in Rome
Lonelyhearts ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A young journalist (Montgomery Clift) finds himself engrossed, appalled, and sickened by his work on the agony column. His relationship to Justy Sargeant (Dolores Hart) is soon threatened by his involvement and sympathy for the poor souls who bare all to Miss Lonelyhearts
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
World War II movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The immortal battalion: An army officer shapes a unit of British recruits into a crack battalion to face Rommel's North Africa Korps. (1944) with David Niven, Stanley Holloway & Peter Ustinov. Directed by Carol Reed
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Alternative Names
Clift, Edward Montgomery, 1920-1966
Clift, Monty
クリフト, モンゴメリー
English (537)
German (38)
French (25)
Spanish (14)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Swedish (1)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
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