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Prince, William 1913-1996

Overview
Works: 68 works in 182 publications in 5 languages and 5,382 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Film and video adaptations  War films  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about William Prince
Publications by William Prince
Publications by William Prince, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Prince
 
Most widely held works by William Prince
Network by Sidney Lumet( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
A satirical look at the politics and power-struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( visu )
60 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 942 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac is a 17th century French soldier-poet and swordsman who loves his cousin Roxane, but believes she will never love him because of his enormous nose. He courts and wins her, not for himself, but for his inexperienced and prosaic friend, Christian, who dies in battle. Years later, as Cyrano himself is dying, he confesses his love to Roxane, who suddenly realizes that it was Cyrano's words she had heard from Christian, and Cyrano that she had always loved
Gideon's trumpet by Robert H Justman( visu )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
"Henry Fonda portrays Clarence Gideon, the destitute prisoner whose handwritten plea for justice changed the course of American legal history ... Tells the remarkable human story behind the landmark 'right to counsel' Supreme Court case [of Gideon v. Wainwright, 1963]"--Container
Destination Tokyo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four hours out of San Francisco, submarine captain Cassidy unseals his top-secret orders and reads two fateful words: Destination Tokyo. Set during the second World War, depicts the story of a submarine and its crew as they sail to Tokyo, Japan to sink Japanese warships
Dead reckoning ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Ex-G.I Rip Murdock tries to find out who framed his pal Johnny and then killed him. While tracking his war buddy's shadowy past, Rip becomes involved with the mysterious night club singer who had once been his friend's sweetheart
Objective, Burma! by Raoul Walsh( visu )
24 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 381 libraries worldwide
After a group of paratroopers are dropped into the Burmese jungle to destroy a Japanese radar station, they must make their way back through 200 miles of jungles and swamps while avoiding enemy soldiers
Spies like us by John Landis( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Comedy about two would-be spies who are dupes in an evil mastermind's plan to take over the world
Family plot by Alexander Lockwood( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
In his final picture, Hitchcock weaves together suspense and humor in this tongue-in-cheek thriller about a wealthy woman who innocently hires a phony psychic to find her missing heir, a nephew given up for adoption. The psychic and her fellow con artist cross paths with another criminal couple who are involved in kidnapping for ransom. The unforgettable all-star cast contributes to an enthralling merry-go-round of mayhem, mystery and murder
Carnegie Hall by Edgar G Ulmer( visu )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A mother is determined to raise her son to be a classical pianist and play in Carnegie Hall. She takes him to performances by many of the greats, but he chooses a career in jazz. However, he does eventually play at Carnegie Hall
Edward Albee's All over by Edward Albee( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
"In a large, elegant sitting room, a famous man lies dying behind a discreet hospital screen. Reporters and television crews are waiting downstairs to record the event for posterity, while gathered in the 'death chamber' are the great man's wife, mistress, son, daughter, and best friend--the family lawyer."--Container
Lust for gold ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
A young man searches for a fabled gold mine worth tens of millions of dollars
The Missiles of October by Martin Sheen( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962. Looks at the tension and decision making process President Kennedy and his staff endured trying to make a firm point about Cuba while keeping the US out of nuclear war with the Soviet Union
The gauntlet by Clint Eastwood( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and French and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A Phoenix police officer is assigned to transport a witness named Guy Mally from Las Vegas in order for her to testify in a mob trial. Mally turns out to be a prostitute with mob ties and incriminating information regarding a high-placed figure. Shockley's suspicions are aroused and the betting line against Mally testifying begins to climb when they are attacked along the way. The pair must face the truth about those they trust, as well as their own inner strengths, as they fight their way to Phoenix
Errol Flynn adventures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Special features included in each movie
Cyrano de Bergerac ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
"Cyrano de Bergerac is a 17th century French soldier-poet and swordsman who loves his cousin Roxane, but believes she will never love him because of his enormous nose. He courts and wins her, not for himself, but for his inexperienced and prosaic friend, Christian, who dies in battle. Years later, as Cyrano himself is dying, he confesses his love to Roxane, who suddenly realizes that it was Cyrano's words she had heard from Christian, and Cyrano that she had always loved."
James Thurber's the greatest man in the world ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Fortified with only a gallon of gin and a salami, Jack Smurch makes the first non-stop flight around the world and becomes an instant "hero." The trouble is, he doesn't fit the image, so the press and other politicos set out to make Jack into their kind of American hero, and at any cost
A time for miracles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
In 1975 Elizabeth Bayley Seton was canonized as America's first native-born Roman Catholic Saint. A time for miracles tells her inspiring story
Strange interlude by Eugene O'Neill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac The son of Monte Cristo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 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
Carnegie Hall ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A mother determines to raise her son to be a classical pianist and play in Carnegie Hall. She takes him to performances by many of the greats, but he chooses a career in jazz. However, he does eventually play at Carnegie Hall
 
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