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Semple, Lorenzo Jr 1923-2014

Overview
Works: 107 works in 400 publications in 7 languages and 6,339 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Fiction  Horror films  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Director, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Lorenzo Semple
Publications by Lorenzo Semple
Publications by Lorenzo Semple, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Lorenzo Semple
 
Most widely held works by Lorenzo Semple
Three days of the Condor by Sydney Pollack( visu )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 939 libraries worldwide
CIA agent (code name Condor) on the run from a mass slaughter in his CIA research office, uncovers the possibility of another CIA operating within the organization. Upon reporting the massacre to his superior, he finds himself the target of both his employers and the unknown killers of his associates
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
42 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Petty criminal, Henri Charrière, known as Papillon, is framed for murder and imprisoned on Devil's Island. Obsessed with the idea of freedom, Papillon and Dega, a fellow prisoner, work on means of escaping
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( visu )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
From the luxury yacht the length of a football field, Largo oversees a master plan of mayhem involving stolen cruise missiles, nuclear extortion, deadly video games and all the other evils in SPECTRE'S arsenal. James Bond, Agent 007, goes into battle with a fabulous flying motorcycle and other ghastly gadgets, including a fountain pen that can write you off with a bang
Batman by Tim Burton( visu )
18 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 664 libraries worldwide
When Batman and Robin get a tip that Commodore Schmidlapp is in danger aboard his yacht, they launch a rescue mission. But the tip is a set-up by four of the most powerful villains ever, who seek to defeat the Dynamic Duo once and for all! Armed with a dehydrater that can turn humans into dust this faersome foursome intend to take over the world! Can the Caped Crusaders use theri high-flying heroism and groovy gadgetry to declaw Catwoman, ice the Penguin, upstage the Joker and stump the Riddler in time?
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
37 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 655 libraries worldwide
"Dino De laurentis' remake of the original hairy monster movie freatures remarkable special effects by Academy Award Winner Risk Baker. A ruthless oil company executive, a scientist stowaway, and a beautiful woman rescued from the sea by a mysterious tribe and the ape god they worship, Kong. The decision to capture Kong and take him back to New York sharply contrasts man's greed and cruelty with the selfless devotion of Kong, even to the climatic encounter at New York's World Trade Centre"
Flash Gordon by Mike Hodges( visu )
28 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Flash Gordon, quarterback for the New York Jets, and his sweetheart Dale Arden are forced to go the planet Mongo, the source of strange energy waves which threaten to pull the moon out of orbit. There Flash must confront the planet's brutal ruler, Ming the Merciless
The parallax view ( visu )
18 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Warren Beatty is a news reporter who, along with seven others, witnesses the assassination of a political candidate. When the other seven die in "accidents", the newsman begins to doubt the official position: that a lone madman was responsible for the crime
The drowning pool by Stuart Rosenberg( visu )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Paul Newman returns as the quick-witted detective he first played nine years before in Harper, who's in deep this time. Hired by an old flame to unravel a seemingly routine blackmail case, he's so far down he may never come up for air
Pretty poison by Noel Black( visu )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A mentally unstable man takes a break from arson to pursue a young girl with a big attitude. Their developing relationship becomes a lethal combination as she uses his devotion and his bragging about being a secret agent for her own evil ends
Batman, the movie ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
When Batman and Robin get a tip that Commodore Schmidlapp is in danger aboard his yacht, they launch a rescue mission. But the tip is a set-up by four of the most powerful villains ever, who seek to defeat the Dynamic Duo once and for all
Golden fleecing; a farce in three acts by Lorenzo Semple( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Sheena ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Orphaned in an African country, Sheena is raised by a noble tribe and taught to communicate telepathically with all creatures. She gets a first-hand lesson in love from a TV journalist who becomes involved in political intrigue and needs the help of Sheena to survive
Never say never again Jamais plus jamais ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
"Agent 007 is hurled into a pulse-pounding race to save the world from armageddon when two atomic warheads are hijacked by the evil SPECTRE organization"--Container
Batman : the television series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The entire first season, complete with cliffhangers, Bat-gadgets and alter egos, is captured here, including an episode guide to all the pop culture and adventure. Witness the debut of diabolical foes, from the raucous Riddler to the persuasive Penguin to the calculating Catwoman, as they attempt to confound the Caped Crusaders, Batman and Robin
The Flash Gordon book by Lynn Haney( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Flash Gordon, aided by his friends Dale Arden and Dr. Hans Zarkov, attempts to prevent Ming the Merciless of Mongo from destroying the earth
Fathom ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A skydiver is asked to parachute into a house hoping to find a missing H-bomb detonator in this espionage spoof
Die drei Tage des Condor ( visu )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Ein unauffälliges Büro der "Amerikanischen Gesellschaft für Literaturgeschichte" in einer Strasse von Manhattan - Tarnung für eine perfekt funktionierende, hochtechnisierte Organisation des CIA. Hier werden weltweit Nachrichten gesammelt, die über Krieg oder Frieden entscheiden. Agent Joe Turner kommt von der Mittagspause zurück und findet ein Massaker vor: Alle Kollegen liegen erschossen am Boden. Sofort gibt er unter seinem Decknamen "Condor" Meldung an die Zentrale - und entgeht kurz darauf nur knapp einem Anschlag. Zudem ist er der einzige Tatverdächtige
The hurricane by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Sat in the 1920s, an American painter has an affair with a Samoan chief, against her father, the Governor of the island's will, as a devastating hurricane is set to destroy the island and those who inhabit it
The complete script of the Dino De Laurentiis production of King Kong by Lorenzo Semple( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Les trois jours du Condor by Sydney Pollack( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Joseph Turner, chercheur à la CIA, décrypte et analyse des romans d'espionnage pour y trouver des traces de fuite. Il découvre un réseau clandestin. Peu après, deux hommes entrent dans l'agence et abattent les occupants. Turner se sauve. Sous le nom de Condor, il enquête et démasque les conspirateurs. Puis décide de révéler toute l'affaire au New York Times ..."
 
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Alternative Names
Semple, Lorenzo 1923-
Semple, Lorenzo Elliott, 1923-2014
Semple Lorenzo Jr 1922-....
Languages
English (170)
French (24)
German (20)
Spanish (16)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (1)
Galician (1)
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