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Newman, Alfred 1901-1970

Works: 1,479 works in 3,276 publications in 6 languages and 47,269 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Musical films  Western films  Biographical films  War films  Children's films  Animated films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Performer, Producer, msd, Arranger, Musician, Director, Instrumentalist, Adapter, Creator, Illustrator, Compiler, Lyricist, Former owner, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Alfred Newman
Publications by Alfred Newman
Publications by Alfred Newman, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Alfred Newman
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
30 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,139 libraries worldwide
Winner of six Academy Awards including Best Picture, Director, Screenplay and Supporting Actor. From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve manoevres her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critic sees through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( visu )
20 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
"Following the Nazi invasion of Amsterdam, 13-year-old Anne and her family go into hiding in the confines of an attic. Anne's remarkable account of their lives, their growing fear of discovery, their deplorable living conditions and even the blooming of her first love are intimately depicted in this extraordinary portrait of humanity"--Container
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( visu )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 2,027 libraries worldwide
A writer who is assigned to do a magazine series on anti-Semitism explains to his young son about the different faiths, stressing that democracy in the United States depends on respect for the rights of others to worship according to their consciences
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( visu )
27 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
Although it deals with the disintegration of a Welsh mining family as seen through the eyes of its youngest member, the emphasis is on a positive sense of community highlighted by the physical isolation of the mining town. The strike is seen not as a unifying factor so much as a threat comparable to malicious rumour-mongering in its corrosive effects on the community
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( visu )
12 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
My darling Clementine: A melodrama which tells of the adventures of Wyatt Earp as marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., and friend, Doc Holliday. The shoot-out at the O.K. Corral leads to the defeat of the Clanton gang
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Sinopsis : El rey Arturo ha sido traicionado por las dos personas en las que más confiaba: su esposa, la bella Ginebra, y el más valeroso de sus caballeros, Sir Lancelot. Junto a su fiel Merlín, Arturo recuerda como los días felices que sucedieron a su casamiento con Ginebra y la creación de la Mesa Redonda se han tornado oscuros y amenazantes. Pero cuando creía que todo estaba perdido, descubrirá que todavía queda esperanza para su idílica Camelot
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
48 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
The King and I is the 1992 studio cast recording of the 1956 The King and I film. Ben Kingsley and Julie Andrews star in the mult-award winning musical, The King and I, recorded sumptuously by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra under John Mauceri. The recording also stars Peabo Bryson and Marilyn Horne
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
12 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 905 libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move across the American west through generations
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( visu )
16 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Set during the widening struggle for American independence. A newly married couple, homesteading in New York's Mohawk Valley, is driven into a nearby fort by repeated attacks from Indian tribes allied with the British
Love is a many-splendored thing by Suyin Han( visu )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 756 libraries worldwide
A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American war correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
South Pacific original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 libraries worldwide
South Pacific overture (3:01) -- Dites-moi (1:16) -- Cock-eyed optimist (1:42) -- Twin soliloquies / Some enchanted evening (5:49) -- Bloody Mary (1:53) -- My girl back home (1:39) -- There is nothin' like a dame (3:47) -- Bali Ha'i (3:49) -- I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair (2:53) -- I'm in love with a wonderful guy (3:20) -- Younger than springtime (4:56) -- Happy talk (3:42) -- Honey bun (1:46) -- Carefully taught (1:13) -- This nearly was mine (2:09) -- Finale (2:59)
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( visu )
27 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 649 libraries worldwide
A plain, middle-aged married man, Richard Sherman sends his wife Helen and his young son Ricky off to vacation at the seashore in Maine during a sultry summer in New York City. They escape but he must remain behind in the heat, to make money. He sees them off at the train station, promising to eat properly, and neither smoke nor drink. He will be sensible, not play around as soon as his wife leaves like so many other men. That is until he meets his new upstairs neighbor--subletting for the summer--a stunning, curvaceous, wide-eyed blonde with a giggly voice. Sherman is already prone to Walter-Mittyish fantasies, and in a flash his lively imagination goes into full gear as he battles the seven-year itch
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Tom believes the Apaches are treated unfairly. After befriending their leader Cochise and arranging a truce, he is called upon by an Army General to negotiate a government peace treaty, but later is the target of a renegade ambush
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Following an emotional collapse, a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
Anastasia by Don Bluth( visu )
16 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
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Alternative Names
Alfred Myumen
Alfred Newman americký hudební skladatel
Alfred Newman Amerikaans dirigent (1901-1970)
Alfred Newman amerykański kompozytor filmowy
Alfred Newman compositeur de musique de films, chef d'orchestre et pianiste
Alfred Newman compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense
Alfred Newman US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist
Alfrēds Ņūmens
Newman, Alfred
Newmann, A.
Ньюман, Альфред
אלפרד ניומן
آلفرد نیومن
ალფრედ ნიუმენი
앨프리드 뉴먼
ニューマン, A.
ニューマン, アルフレッド
English (238)
French (16)
Italian (9)
German (7)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (4)
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