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Maté, Rudolph 1899-1964

Works: 273 works in 606 publications in 8 languages and 8,582 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Romance films  Vampire films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Horror films  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer, Director, Performer, Photographer, Illustrator, Film editor, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Rudolph Maté, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Rudolph Maté
D.O.A by Rudolph Maté( visu )
72 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 973 libraries worldwide
Frank Bigelow, a real-estate salesman, is accidentally given a slow-acting, lethal poison. In the few hours left to him, he frantically seeks to learn who is responsible and why he was poisoned
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
47 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
As nervy as it is hilarious, a masterpiece from Ernst Lubitsch, To Be Or Not To Be; is a Hollywood film of the boldest black humor, which went into production soon after the U.S. entered World War II. Lubitsch manages to brilliantly balance political satire, romance, slapstick, and urgent wartime suspense in a comic high-wire act that has never been equaled
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( visu )
8 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead
The 300 Spartans by Rudolph Maté( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 628 libraries worldwide
In the 5th-century B.C., King Leonidas of Sparta has only his 300 bodyguards to stand with him against an invasion by the 60,000 men of the Persian army. Their heroic stand against the invasion gives the other Greek city-stats time to organize a large fighting force and ultimately defeat the Persians
Vampyr by Carl Theodor Dreyer( visu )
12 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 566 libraries worldwide
A young man staying in a remote inn suspects that he is surrounded by vampires and has a dream of his own death
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( visu )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
When worlds collide by Rudolph Maté( visu )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( visu )
12 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Sir William Hamilton, embajador británico en la corte de Nápoles se casa con la joven Emma. Lady Hamilton prefiere la vida en Italia a la de la alta sociedad en Londres. La pareja es feliz hasta la llegada de Lord Nelson. Sir William acepta la aventura entre Nelson y su joven mujer y finge no saber nada. Pero la relación no es tan sencilla
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Sahara by Zoltan Korda( visu )
2 editions published between 1943 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
An explosive war story about a ragtag battalion stranded in the great African desert, after the fall of Tobruk during World War II
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
The violent men ( visu )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 179 libraries worldwide
A large sprawling western drama about a ruthless land baron who loses his grip on things due to violent forces opposing him
Michael by Carl Theodor Dreyer( visu )
7 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A great, aging artist succumbs to despair when the young model and pupil he adores leaves him for a woman. Although the story is discreetly played at a father/adopted son level on the surface, the homosexual subtext is quite clear in this early Dreyer film made in Germany
The far horizons ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
This adventure drama portrays the Lewis & Clark Expedition's trek through the Pacific Northwest with guidance from the the Native American maiden Sacajawea
5 film noir killer classics ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Miracle in the rain by Rudolf Maté( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A secretary accepts an impulsive marriage proposal from an army private just before he is dispatched overseas to fight in World War II. When she receives news of his death, her suffering becomes unbearable-- until a miracle occurs
Love affair by Leo McCarey( visu )
6 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Michel Marnet and Terry McKay meet on a ship on which he is sailing to marry a rich heiress. When they fall in love they agree to meet 6 months later at the top of the Empire State Building, if they are both still free. On the way Terry meets with crippling accident
Union Station ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 118 libraries worldwide
"Returning to the city from her wealthy employer's residence, Joyce Willecombe (Nancy Olson), spots two armed men on the train. She reports them to the conductor who radios the Station's police. Once at Union Station she points out the men to Lt. William Calhoun (William Holden), head of the station's police squad and they find out that the gunmen are members of a gang who have kidnapped her employer's blind daughter and are seeking a $100,000 ransom. The Chicago police headed by inspector Donnelly (Barry Fitzgerald), and the FBI are both called in"--Container
Branded ( visu )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five years ago the Lavery's baby boy was kidnapped. A con man convinces a young man to impersonate the boy, so as to gain the Lavery estate. But the man confesses to the Lavery's daughter who he is, and vows to find the real son
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 91 libraries worldwide
A newspaperman stumbles across the biggest story in pre-World War II Europe-- a group of "Fifth columnists" poised to wreak havoc
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Alternative Names
Maté Rudolf 1898-1964
Maté, Rudy, 1898-1964
Maté, Rudy, 1899-1964
Mayer, Rudol, f1898-1964
Mayer, Rudolf, 1898-1964
Mayer, Rudolf, 1899-1964
English (167)
Spanish (31)
German (28)
French (4)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Danish (1)
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