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Furthman, Jules

Works: 255 works in 771 publications in 7 languages and 14,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  History  Gangster films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Lyricist, Conceptor, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The big sleep by Howard Hawks( visu )
64 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,202 libraries worldwide
L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues and the spoiled rich
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( visu )
63 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
In 1940, an American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( visu )
22 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
In 1789, the English ship H.M.S. Bounty begins a two-year mission. The ship travels to Tahiti to obtain breadfruit plants that will provide cheap food for slaves in the West Indies, the Bounty's final destination. The captain is William Bligh, a vicious taskmaster who doesn't flinch at giving two dozen lashes to any malcontent on board, for the most minor of infractions. The first mate is Lt. Fletcher Christian, who despises Bligh but has somehow earned the captain's respect. Bligh makes life miserable for the crew, and after the Bounty leaves Tahiti for the West Indies, Bligh orders the ship's doctor, a dying man, to stand on deck despite his illness. The doctor dies, which begins a chain reaction of anger leading to Christian leading a mutiny against Bligh
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( visu )
13 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
A beleaguered sheriff shuns offers of help in this conscious rejoinder to 'High Noon'. The apparent seriousness of purpose in 'High Noon' contrasts with the deceptively simple revivication of traditional Western elements (especially of characterisation) in 'Rio Bravo' through the integration of character and action. Against the confines of a static, almost abstract background, there is a complex working out of interrelationships in a matrix of nearly simultaneous events
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( visu )
35 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Bonnie Lee s'arrête dans un petit aéroport d'Amérique du Sud. Les pilotes y transportent du courrier sur une route qui passe par une montagne dangereuse et embrumée. Bonnie s'éprend du pilote en chef, mais celui-ci semble indifférent... Cette comédie d'action et d'aventure permit à Rita Hayworth de devenir une star internationale
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( visu )
2 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
Nightmare alley by Edmund Goulding( visu )
13 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Stanton Carlisle is an ambitious carnie who plays scams alongside phony mentalist Zeena and her alcoholic husband Pete, working the crowd as Zeena pretends to read their minds. But Stan has no intention of staying with the carnival; he has his heart set on an upscale night club act
To have and have not by Ernest Hemingway( Book )
8 editions published between 1944 and 1980 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
The dramatic, brutal story of Harry Morgan, an honest boat owner who is forced into running contraband between Cuba and Key West as a means of keeping his crumbling family financially afloat. His adventures lead him into the world of the wealthy and dissipated yachtsmen who swarm the region, and involve him in a strange and unlikely love affair
China seas by Tay Garnett( visu )
8 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
Morocco, and Shanghai Express; two films by Jules Furthman( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
The outlaw by Howard Hughes( visu )
35 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Doc Holliday is on the trail of his stolen horse, which turns out to be in the possession of the infamous Billy the Kid. When Doc shows up in Lincoln, New Mexico, the town's Sheriff, Pat Garrett is delighted to see his old pal. However, their relationship becomes cool when Doc befriends Billy. When Billy is shot, Doc hides him with his girl Rio who proceeds to fall for the outlaw, despite the fact that he treats her poorly. Emotions rise between the four protagonists in the midst of an Indian raid, until a fateful climax
The docks of New York by Josef Von Sternberg( visu )
12 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Roughneck stoker Bill Roberts gets into all sorts of trouble during a brief shore leave when he falls hard for Mae, a wise and weary dance-hall girl
Howard Hawks' only angels have wings ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A traveling entertainer gets more than she bargained for during a stopover in a South American port town. There she meets a handsome yet aloof daredevil pilot, who runs an airmail company, staring down death while servicing towns in treacherous mountain terrain. Both attracted to and repelled by his romantic sense of danger, she decides to stay on, despite his protestations
3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 215 libraries worldwide
"Vienna-born, New York-raised Josef von Sternberg directed some of the most influential, stylish dramas ever to come out of Hollywood. Though best known for his star-making collaborations with Marlene Dietrich, von Sternberg began his career during the final years of the silent era, dazzling audiences and critics with his film's dark visions and innovative cinematography. The titles in this collection, made on the cusp of the sound age, are three of von Sternberg's greatest works, gritty evocations of gangster life (Underworld), the Russian Revolution (The Last Command), and working-class desperation (The Docks of New York) made into shadowy movie spectacle. Criterion is proud to present these long unavailable classics of American cinema, each with two musical scores."--Container
Edna Ferber's Come and get it ( visu )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. But this time, Barney has a rival for the young woman's love : his own son.--Container
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
The postman always rings twice: Illicit lovers botch their first attempt to bump off her husband. They finally pull it off and end up betraying each other at trial. Amorous attractions never proved so fatal
Shanghai Express by Josef Von Sternberg( visu )
38 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Marlene Dietrich plays the notorious adventuress Shanghai Lily, who has been jilted by Captain Donald Harvey (Clive Brook). During the Chinese civil war, the couple meet on a train which is attacked by Chinese rebels. Dietrich becomes involved with a rebel leader in order to save the man she still loves
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
The Cary Grant box set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
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Fox, Stephen
Fox, Stephen 1888-1966
Fox, Steven
Fox, Steven 1888-1966
Furthman, Jules G.
Furthman, Jules G. 1888-1966
Furthman, Jules G. (Jules Grinnell)
Furthman, Jules G. (Jules Grinnell), 1888-1966
Furthman, Jules Grinnell
Furthman, Julius G.
Furthman, Julius G. 1888-1966
Furthman, Julius G. (Julius Grinnell)
Furthman, Julius G. (Julius Grinnell), 1888-1966
Furthman, Julius Grinnell.
Furthmann, Jules 1888-1966
Furthmann, Jules Grinnell 1888-1966
Furthmann, Julius G.
Furthmann, Julius G. 1888-1966
Furthmann, Julius G. (Julius Grinnell)
Furthmann, Julius Grinnell
Furthmann, Julius Grinnell 1888-1966
Jules Furthman Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1888-1966)
Jules Furthman amerikansk manusforfattar
Jules Furthman amerikansk manusförfattare
Jules Furthman amerikansk manusforfatter
Jules Furthman amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Jules Furthman scénariste américain
Jules Furthman scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense
Jules Furthman US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Жюль Фертман
ג'ולס פורטמן
جولز فورتمن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
ファーズマン, ジュール
弗泽曼, 朱尓斯
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