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Wilson, Michael 1914-1978

Overview
Works: 87 works in 553 publications in 9 languages and 14,015 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  War films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Director, Performer, Author of dialog, Adapter, Former owner, gui
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
53 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,905 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
The Bridge on the River Kwai by David Lean( visu )
84 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,098 libraries worldwide
British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy
A place in the sun by George Stevens( visu )
33 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,555 libraries worldwide
A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
68 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
Four American astronauts crashland on an unchartered planet and discover it is ruled by a race of intelligent apes
Salt of the earth by Juliano Ribeiro Salgado( visu )
58 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
A semidocumentary of the year-long struggle by Chicano zinc miners in New Mexico striking against unsafe working conditions. When an injunction is issued against the workers from picketing, the wives take up battle with a fury, leaving the husbands to care for home and children. They finally overcome the forces of the mine owner and the law that backs them up
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 853 libraries worldwide
"Eine bäuerliche Quäkerfamilie, die sich zur Ablehnung jeglicher Gewalt auch in Notwehrsituationen bekennt, wird durch mordende und plündernde Bürgerkriegstruppen 1862 in Gewissenskonflikte gebracht, die ein jeder auf seine persönliche Weise zu beantworten hat. [...]" [film-dienst.de]
Salt of the earth : screenplay by Michael Wilson( Book )
21 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in English and French and held by 514 libraries worldwide
An unprecedented effort has been made to keep this work of art and product of free enterprise from reaching the screen. We consider this particular action to be a significant part of an expanding pattern of censorship
The sandpiper ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Rapturous Big Sur is the backdrop for this tale of a minister torn between his love for his wife and his yearnings for a beautiful free spirit
5 fingers by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
31 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 246 libraries worldwide
In Turkey, the valet of the British ambassador offers the German ambassador priceless documents about the Allies for fantastic fees. But the British soon suspect the leaks and dispatch an investigator to learn the spy's identity
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Cat on a hot tin roof: A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
A Christmas carol : a ghost story of Christmas by Michael Wilson( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
This theatrical and spirited version of A Christmas Carol puts the phantasmagoric qualities of Dickens's classic tale center stage. A swirling, dancing chorus of ghosts weaves through this uplifting holiday story of redemption, magic and hope
Battle for the planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
44 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 75 libraries worldwide
"Naufragés du futur sur une planète inconnue, trois astronautes, Taylor, Landon et Dodge se retrouvent dans un monde où les singes ont pris la place des hommes. Rescapé des rafles, la vie de Taylor ne tient plus qu'à la bienveillance de deux jeunes chimpanzés persuadés qu'il est le fameux chaînon manquant de l'histoire de l'évolution. Mais encore leur faudra-t-il franchir la zone interdite pour prouver la véracité de leur théorie..." [Source : jaquette]
Salt of the earth. The Hollywood Ten ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Salt of the Earth is a feature film based on the 1950s strike by zinc miners in New Mexico. Hollywood Ten is a documentary chronicling the lives and work of ten filmmakers blacklisted by The House Un-American Activities Committee in 1947
Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: Martha and George are a bitter aging couple who, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Salt of the earth ( file )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Hollywood ten is a documentary about ten filmmakers who defied the House Committee on Un-American Activities in 1947 and were imprisoned for contempt of Congress
Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence d'Arabie by David Lean( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Epos over de Britse officier T.E. Lawrence die in de Eerste Wereldoorlog de Arabieren moet steunen in hun strijd tegen de Duitsgezinde Turken
WWII 60th anniversary collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A collection of 3 war films and 1 documentary. In The guns of Navarone, a specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea. From here to eternity is a portrait of a military camp stationed in Hawaii just before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. In The bridge on the River Kwai, British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy. The documentary The fighting leathernecks of WWII includes footage of some of the bloodies battles fought by the Marines in the Pacific
Salt of the earth (1954) : shooting script by Michael Biberman( file )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Michael Wilson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-1978)
Michael Wilson amerikansk manusforfattar
Michael Wilson amerikansk manusförfattare
Michael Wilson amerikansk manusforfatter
Michael Wilson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Michael Wilson guionista estadounidense
Michael Wilson scénariste américain
Michael Wilson sceneggiatore statunitense
Michael Wilson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
O'Donnell, James.
O'Donnell, James 1914-1978
Wilson, Michael
Майкл Вілсон
Майкл Уилсон
מייקל וילסון
مایکل ویلسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
माइकल विल्सन
マイケル・ウィルソン
迈克尔·威爾遜
Languages
English (316)
French (31)
German (23)
Spanish (17)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Danish (3)
Polish (1)
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