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Steiner, Max 1888-1971

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Works: 1,501 works in 3,881 publications in 9 languages and 65,829 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Romance films  Film noir  Historical films  Gangster films  Comedy films  Western films 
Roles: Composer, Author, msd, Musician, Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Director, Other, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( visu )
130 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,537 libraries worldwide
Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
King Kong by Peter Jackson( visu )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,846 libraries worldwide
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow, from the world of 1930s vaudeville, is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape, Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation. This ultimately leads to catastrophe, including for the man who falls in love with Ann and tries to save her from Kong and her destiny
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( visu )
54 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,432 libraries worldwide
Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( visu )
58 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,425 libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
64 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,239 libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( visu )
33 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,083 libraries worldwide
An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( visu )
63 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,006 libraries worldwide
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love
The fountainhead by King Vidor( visu )
16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( visu )
16 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace
Now, voyager by Irving Rapper( visu )
26 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Charlotte Vale es una mujer que, aunque soporta su soltería bajo el férreo autoritarismo de su madre, consigue ver realizado su sueño: emprender sola un viaje a Europa. Durante la travesía, es cortejada por un apuesto joven, gracias al cual decide cambiar de vida, vistiéndose y comportándose como una mujer de su edad
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( visu )
18 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, farmboy Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed American hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
The Life of Emile Zola by William Dieterle( visu )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
In 1862 Paris, Emile Zola is barely scratching out a living writing muckraking articles about the poverty of the French people and the corruption of their leaders. Until "Nana," about the life of a prostitute, becomes a smash hit and turns Zola into a celebrity, champion of the people. As he churns out a string of similar books that make him quite rich, his old friend Paul Cezanne tells him "An artist should remain poor." His determined intervention in the Dreyfus Affair, at the request of Dreyfus's wife Lucie, results in "J'accuse!" his famous denunciation of the Army, and leads to a conviction for libel. He flees to England, where he remains until granted amnesty. Unfortunately, he dies before the news that Dreyfus was exonerated and reinstated to full rank can reach him. Indicative of the mores of its time, during the course of this clear story about institutionalized anti-Semitism, the word "Jew" is never mentioned. And while most Hollywood biographies must be taken with a grain--if not a handful--of salt, the film makes a reasonable effort at accuracy and completeness
Key Largo by John Huston( visu )
48 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,024 libraries worldwide
A returning war veteran fights gangsters on the Florida Keys
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
23 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 999 libraries worldwide
En 1943, à Pearl Harbour, le "Caine" appareille sous le commandement du capitaine Queeg. Officier mesquin et borné, celui-ci est détesté par son équipage. Pendant une tempête
Dark victory by Edmund Goulding( visu )
22 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 809 libraries worldwide
The life of a fast moving Long Island socialite skids to a stop when she discovers that she has less than a year to live
The letter by William Wyler( visu )
22 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and German and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Set on a rubber plantation in Malaya, this story centers on a woman's reasons for killing a man who was a close family friend
Angels with dirty faces by Michael Curtiz( visu )
21 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 703 libraries worldwide
A criminal returns to his old neighborhood and childhood friends only to learn one is now a priest trying to keep kids from a life of crime
Follow the fleet by Mark Sandrich( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Two navy men (Fred Astaire and Randolph Scott) have just docked in San Francisco after extended sea duty. They decide to spend their shore leave at a local dancehall where one man is surprised to find his ex-vaudeville partner (Ginger Rogers). The other man steals the heart of the partner's sister. Includes small roles by Betty Grable and Lucille Ball
Gone with the wind by Buddy De Franco Quartet( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The letter by Max Steiner( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Makss Stainers
Max Steiner American composer
Max Steiner Amerikaans dirigent (1888-1971)
Max Steiner amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej pochodzenia austriackiego
Max Steiner compositeur de musique de films
Max Steiner compositor estadounidense
Max Steiner compositor estatunidenc
Max Steiner compositore austriaco
Max Steiner compozitor american
Steiner, M.
Steiner, Max R. 1888-1971
Steiner, Max Raul 1888-1971
Steiner, Maximilian.
Steiner, Maximilian 1888-1971
Steiner, Maximilian Raoul 1888-1971
Steiner, Maximilian Raoul Walter.
Steiner, Maximilian Raoul Walter 1888-1971
Μαξ Στάινερ
Макс Стайнер австрийско-американский композитор
Стайнер, Макс
Стайнер, Макс 1888-1971
מקס שטיינר מלחין אמריקאי
ماكس شتاينر ملحن أمريكي
ماکس اشتاینر
მაქს შტაინერი
マックス・スタイナー
馬克斯·史坦納
马克斯·施泰纳
Languages
English (538)
French (40)
German (31)
Spanish (28)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (7)
Dutch (2)
Turkish (1)
Catalan (1)
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