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Gordon, Michael 1909-1993

Overview
Works: 96 works in 419 publications in 7 languages and 5,282 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Swashbuckler films  Educational films  Internet videos  Romance films 
Roles: Director, Author, fmd, Film editor, Writer of accompanying material, Performer, Actor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Gordon
Publications by Michael Gordon
Publications by Michael Gordon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Michael Gordon
 
Most widely held works by Michael Gordon
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( visu )
62 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of an uptight interior decorator who must share a telephone party line with a laid-back playboy. But the real connection is made when the two meet and he starts wooing her with late-night calls while pretending to be someone else
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( visu )
156 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Poignant story of unrequited love, set in 17th century France. Highlighted by the Oscar-winning performance of José Ferrer as Cyrano, the long-nosed poet and swordsman who helps a handsome rival woo and win the beautiful Roxane, whom Cyrano himself secretly loves
Move over, darling ( visu )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 466 libraries worldwide
A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
Curse of the demon ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
When a psychologist's colleague is murdered, he denies that it is the work of the devil, until he himself becomes the next target
Portrait in black ; Madame X ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Portrait in black: An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
Boy's night out by MGM/UA Home Video( visu )
6 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Bowling? Nope. Another round of beers? Yawn. Three married men and their divorced buddy want to try something more intriguing on their boys' night out: a boy's night in with a blonde tootsie in a secret love pad. Unknown to them, the tootsie is really a doctoral student researching the love life of the suburban male. And she proves her smarts by keeping all four relationships strictly platonic, despite the boys' boasting to the contrary
Rock Hudson ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Portrait in black by Michael Gordon( visu )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 128 libraries worldwide
An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
The fight within ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A young fighter grapples with the choices he must make to overcome a troubled past and survive in the world of MMA as he builds a new life of faith and love. Much more than a sports drama, "The Fight WithIn" is a faith-based film that will question the choices we make each and every day. Choices that shape our thoughts, our actions and who we become
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Texas across the river ( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 88 libraries worldwide
When a bridegroom (Delon) accidentally kills someone at his wedding, he escapes to Texas to avoid the authorities and wait for his bride (Forsyth), a beautiful Southern belle. At the border he meets a gunrunner (Martin) and his Indian sidekick (Bishop). In a barrage of slapstick humor, the mis-matched travelers and lovers battle Indians, settlers, and each other
I can get it for you wholesale ( visu )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Money, romance, betrayal, double-dealing-- who knew making dresses could be so interesting? Harriet Boyd is a fashion model who has landed plenty of work with a Seventh Avenue dress-making concern. However, Harriet knows that she can't be a model forever, so she is trying to turn her dreams of being a dress designer into reality. She knows that you have to be tough to succeed in the garment industry, but "tough" is practically Harriet's middle name; the ruthless would-be garment mogul lures salesman Teddy Sherman and production whiz Mr. Cooper from the company and starts her own shop. Harriet has a genuine talent for designing dresses that look good on ordinary women, and the firm soon develops a solid customer base, but the more luxurious and lucrative department stores are looking for something more upscale. J.F. Noble, who runs one such chain, tells Harriet he'd be interested in carrying her merchandise if she was willing to create a line of designer-style gowns. Teddy is against the idea, feeling it doesn't play on their strengths and would be bad for the company in the long run. Harriet, however, is determined to make a name for herself, and when Teddy and Cooper won't allow her out of their deal, she begins making gowns for Noble on the sly
Esther Waters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"Esther Waters is a young woman living in 1880. Brought up by a puritanical mother, she leaves to become a servant in an aristocratic household. There she falls in love with the footman, William Latch, who seduces and then abandons her. Pregnant and alone, she returns to London to find her mother dead. With no one but herself for comfort, she struggles to survive."--Container
The impossible years ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
An upbeat comedy that bridges the generation gap about the hazards of raising teenagers
Cyrano de Bergerac ; The son of Monte Cristo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac: The story of Cyrano, the tragic wit renowned for his nose and unrequited love for the beautiful Roxanne. The son of Monte Cristo: Under cover of night, aristocratic dandy Edmond Dantes, Jr. transforms himself into The Torch, a masked avenger who rallies the Balkan countryside against evil Count Gurko
Woman in hiding ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A women discovers on her honeymoon that her husband may have killed her father, and now wants to kill her
King Solomon's mines by Patrick Swayze( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
This film adaptation of the classic novel by H. Rider Haggard has a group of explorers on a dangerous safari in search of the fabled diamond mines of King Solomon. In their pursuit they must battle the elements, fend off sandstorms, a volcanic eruption and violent Zulus
Cyrano de Bergerac collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Doris Day collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 libraries worldwide
MIDNIGHT LACE (1960) Doris Day portrays a rich young wife living in London who is the target of life-threatening phone calls and near fatal accidents. Everyone becomes a potential murderer, including her debonair husband, an adoring next- door-neighbor, and a construction foreman working nearby.MOVE OVER DARLING (1963) Five years after losing his first wife at sea, Nick is finally ready to have her declared legally dead, get remarried and settle down to a peaceful second marriage! But wedded bliss becomes marital mayhem when Ellen turns up alive -- with a hilarious, hair-brained scheme to win back her husband, put a stop to the honeymoon and give first love a second chance at happily-ever-after!DO NOT DISTURB (1965) What's a devoted wife to do when her husband spends more time working with his sexy secretary? For Janet Taylor, an American who has relocated to England with her executive husband Mike, there's only one solution - make him jealous by inventing an admirer. But as soon as Janet creates her make-believe Romeo, a real suitor arrives, whisks Janet off to Paris, wines and dines her...and comes face-to-face with an insanely irate Mike!CAPRICE (1967) Industrial spy Patricia Fowler is hot on the trail of a secret formula with the power to change the world...by keeping ladies' hair dry in the water! So important is this miracle hair spray that cosmetics operatives everywhere have mobilized to find it. But when Patricia crosses paths with sexy spy Christopher White, she discovers something much more sinister behind her quest...a plot that could cause bad-hair days the world over!
 
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Alternative Names
Gordon, Michael 1909-1993
Michael Gordon Amerikaans filmregisseur (1909-1993)
Michael Gordon réalisateur américain
Michael Gordon regista statunitense
Michael Gordon US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler
Michael Gordon US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler bei Film und Theater
Гордон, Майкл
מייקל גורדון
מייקל גורדון שחקן אמריקאי
مايكل غوردون
مایکل گوردون کارگردان آمریکایی
고든, 마이클
マイケル・ゴードン
麥可·高登 (電影導演)
Languages
English (237)
Spanish (34)
French (8)
Multiple languages (3)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
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