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Day, Richard 1894-1972

Overview
Works: 133 works in 159 publications in 2 languages and 4,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Gangster films  Western films  Fiction  Swashbuckler films  Silent films 
Roles: ard
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Day
Publications by Richard Day
Publications by Richard Day, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Day
 
Most widely held works by Richard Day
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Disguised as Zorro, a sword-wielding mystery man dressed in black, Don Diego Vega works to restore his father, the deposed Alcalde, back to power and return tax money stolen by the villainous tyrant--while finding time to romance the tyrant's beautiful niece
On the waterfront by Elia Kazan( visu )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Washed-up prizefighter-turned-goon Terry Malloy now works for the Mob on the Jersey Shore. After Terry inadvertently sets up the death of a longshoreman set to testify against his corrupt boss, his beliefs are challenged when he meets the dead man's sister, Evie. Torn between loyalty to his brother, a Mob lawyer, and the angelic, innocent Edie, Terry must confront a moral dilemma that presents only dire consequences as his options
Roxie Hart ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
Born to be bad ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A childless couple agree to take a boy into their home after his mother is declared unfit. The mother is determined to take advantage of the man and tries to blackmail him. In the end, selfless love and charity are celebrated in this heartwarming movie
How green was my valley by John Ford( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time. --
Girls will be girls ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Follow the hysterical triumphs and pitfalls of three women on different rungs of the Hollywood ladder as they try to claw their way into the spotlight ... even if it means clawing at each other!
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A lawyer whose connection to a ruthless racketeer has nearly destroyed his sense of morality. His participation in a rigged numbers racket could prove disastrous for his high-strung brother whose small-time policy bank stands to go broke when the rigged numbers pay off
Boomerang ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
This dramatization of a factual incident opens in a quiet Connecticut town where a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses identify John Waldron, a nervous out-of-towner, as the killer. Although Waldron vehemently denies the crime, no one will believe him. District Attorney Henry Harvey is then put on the case and faces political opposition in his attempt to prove Waldron's innocence
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her
Harold Robbins' Never love a stranger ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Frankie Kane is brought up in a Catholic orphanage. Frankie learns he is Jewish and therefore has to be moved to a Jewish home. He runs away and goes bad. He returns to the district and gets involved with a crime syndicate that he vows to clean up
The house of Rothschild ( visu )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons
Heaven with a barbed wire fence ( visu )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"After a New York department store clerk saves money to buy a piece of land in Arizona, he must hitchhike his way out West, meeting people along the way who change his life" --Container
Wife, husband and friend ( visu )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops" --IMDb
Tonight we raid Calais ( visu )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
At a time when most of Europe is in the throes of war, British intelligence commando Geoffrey Carter lands in Nazi-occupied France to spot and mark a Nazi munitions factory for a Royal Air Force bombing raid. He enlists the help of an old French farmer and his stubborn, yet enchanting daughter, Odette. But Odette has doubts about Carter due to her bitter feelings toward the British, whom she believes were responsible for the fall of France. And fate has more twists in store
Hans Christian Andersen by Frank Loesser( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A fairy tale dance musical about Danish storyteller and cobbler Hans Christian Andersen and his unrequited love for a married ballerina
That night in Rio ( visu )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
The perfect snob [videorecording] ( visu )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A young woman must choose between marrying for love or marrying for wealth with the lush island of Honolulu for background to this comedy of errors --Container
 
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Spanish (4)
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