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Newman, Alfred 1901-1970

Overview
Works: 1,352 works in 3,251 publications in 6 languages and 46,019 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Musical films  History  Western films  Comedy films  War films  Animated films  Biographical films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Performer, Producer, msd, Musician, Arranger, Director, Instrumentalist, Adapter, Creator, Illustrator, Compiler, Lyricist, Former owner, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
49 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,168 libraries worldwide
Davis stars as a fading Broadway actress who is menaced by an overreaching younger actress played by Baxter
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( visu )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,055 libraries worldwide
Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook have endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel as they spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( visu )
22 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,032 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
Modern times by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,006 libraries worldwide
A hapless factory worker cracks under the strain of his job and is sent off in a paddy wagon. He then finds himself unemployed, on the streets of Depression America, where he befriends a young woman fleeing childcare authorities, and they embark on a misadventure-filled search for happiness
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( visu )
39 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
In John Ford's How green was my valley, Huw Morgan, now a middle-aged man leaving the mining town of Cwm Rhondda, recalls the events that most impressed themselves upon his younger self (Roddy McDowall). His first memories are of the marriage of his brother, Ivor (Patric Knowles), and the burgeoning romance of his sister, Angharad (Maureen O'Hara), and the new preacher, Mr. Gruffydd (Walter Pidgeon). Still too young to work in the local coal mine like his father, Gwilym (Donald Crisp), and his five older brothers, he senses the seriousness of an imminent strike by the rift it creates between his father and the other boys when three of them move out of the family abode. During the tensions of the strike, Huw saves his mother (Sara Allgood) from drowning and in so doing loses the use of his legs. As Gruffydd aids in Huw's recovery, insisting on a positive attitude, he suggests that it is only the first of many trials the boy will have to face
Twelve o'clock high by Henry King( visu )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,291 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 )
13 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,172 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 1,064 libraries worldwide
Merlin taught King Arthur well. He establishes the perfect kingdom of Camelot, the best knights in the world at the Round Table, and even finds himself a kind, loving wife in Queen Guenevere. Then, along comes the French knight, Lancelot. At first hated by all, he eventually proves himself and becomes the King's best friend and the best knight of the Round Table. He also becomes the Queen's lover, no matter how guilty both feel. Alas, Camelot cannot last. For Mordred, the king's treacherous illegitimate son, catches on, and works to undo everything Arthur worked for
The King and I by Richard Rodgers( Sound Recording )
46 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Using lush orchestrations, this new production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic aims to set a new standard for this iconic musical. Features five-time Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara and Academy Award nominee Ken Watanabe
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move across the American west through generations
Flower drum song by C. Y Lee( visu )
2 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue
Drums along the Mohawk by Fu te( visu )
22 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 838 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 Henry King( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 760 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 )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 719 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)
Anastasia by Don Bluth( visu )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 718 libraries worldwide
Did the Russian princess Anastasia die at the hands of the Russian rebels during the Revolution, or did she in fact survive? Ingrid Bergman, winner of the 1956 Best Actress Oscar, plays the destitute woman who remarkably resembles the real Anastasia. She is chosen by two Russian courtiers to masquerade as the princess in order to gain ten million pounds. Meeting scepticism initially from the family, Anastasia wins her way into their hearts
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( visu )
42 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 7 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
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( visu )
13 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 596 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 )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Virginia es internada en un hospital para recibir tratamiento psiquiátrico. Allí ha de enfrentarse con una enfermera rencorosa y pacientes altamente perturbados. Un día, la amenazan con encerrarla en el nido de víboras, una habitación para los casos más severos
 
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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
アルフレッド・ニューマン
ニューマン, A.
ニューマン, アルフレッド
艾佛瑞·纽曼
Languages
English (285)
French (42)
Spanish (25)
German (18)
Italian (10)
Multiple languages (7)
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