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Wilson, Michael 1914-1978

Overview
Works: 108 works in 590 publications in 8 languages and 14,253 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Science fiction films  War films  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Director, Performer, Author of dialog, Former owner, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
66 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,955 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 )
54 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and German and held by 3,107 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 )
37 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,526 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 )
73 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
Salt of the earth by H. J Biberman( visu )
49 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
A semidocumentary of the year-long strike by Mexican-American zinc miners in New Mexico focussing on the role of women in the strike
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( visu )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Jess Birdwell es el patriarca de una familia de quáqueros, una secta cristiana que se niega a participar en las guerras. Su hijo Josh desea adherirse al pacifismo familiar, pero temiendo ser tomado por un cobarde si no se alista en el servicio militar, se une a la Guardia de la localidad, lo que provoca el disgusto de su madre Eliza
Salt of the earth : screenplay by Michael Wilson( Book )
22 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in 3 languages 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 )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English 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 )
20 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 242 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. Based on the memoirs of a German agent
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Butterfield 8: A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax
A Christmas carol : a ghost story of Christmas by Michael Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 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
Salt of the earth. The Hollywood Ten ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 56 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
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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
Planet of the apes = La planete des singes = Il planeta delle scimmie by Tim Burton( visu )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Fiction. Science-fiction. En 2029, le capitaine Leo Davidson traverse une tempête magnétique à bord d'une capsule spatiale qui le transporte en un instant dans un lointain futur. Après un atterrissage en catastrophe sur une étrange planète, il est capturé par les maîtres des lieux, des singes intelligents qui méprisent la race humaine. Vendu comme esclave à Ari, la fille d'un sénateur, le pilote parvient rapidement à s'échapper en compagnie de quelques humains, dont la jeune Daena. Sympathique à leur cause, Ari se joint aux fugitifs. Le groupe accède bientôt à la zone interdite, un lieu sacré où vivent misérablement des hommes et des femmes. Leo devient alors le chef d'une révolte contre le despotique général Thade qui a lancé son armée de primates aux trousses des fugitifs. [(c) Médiafilm]. Avec Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth, Helena Bomham Carter, Michael Clarke Duncan, Kris Kristofferson, Estella Warren, Paul Giamatti, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, David Warner, Erick Avari, Luke Eberl, Lisa Marie, Evan Dexter Parke, GlennShadix
WWII : 60th anniversary collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 30 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 ( 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
Le pont de la rivière Kwaï by David Lean( visu )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
1943: Capturé par les Japonais, un régiment de soldats britanniques est forcé, au mépris des conventions de guerre, de participer à l'édification d'un pont gigantesque en plein jungle birmane
Che by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Biography of Argentinian revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara, who helped Fidel Castro in his struggle against the corrupt Batista regime, eventually resulting in the overthrow of that government and Castro's taking over of Cuba. The film covers Guevara's life from when he first landed in Cuba in 1956 to his death in an ambush by government troops in the mountains of Bolivia in 1967
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
Michael Wilson yhdysvaltalainen elokuvakäsikirjoittaja
O'Donnell, James.
O'Donnell, James 1914-1978
Wilson, Michael
Майкл Вілсон
Майкл Уилсон
מייקל וילסון תסריטאי אמריקאי
مايكل ويلسون
مایکل ویلسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
माइकल विल्सन
マイケル・ウィルソン
迈克尔·威爾遜
Languages
English (319)
French (29)
German (18)
Spanish (13)
Chinese (4)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Danish (2)
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