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Wurtzel, Sol M. 1890-1958

Works: 118 works in 180 publications in 1 language and 3,341 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Records and correspondence  Musical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Western films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Sol M Wurtzel
Publications by Sol M Wurtzel
Publications by Sol M Wurtzel, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Sol M Wurtzel
Most widely held works by Sol M Wurtzel
Bright eyes ( visu )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Five-year-old Shirley Blake is the daughter of a crack aviator who died in a plane crash, and when her mother also dies she becomes the center of a bitter custody battle
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in. But Duke's only chance for freedom is the testimony of a half-crazed witness, New Moses, who has disappeared upriver
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
Mr. Moto takes a chance ( visu )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"On a mission to unmask the leader of a military uprising in Tong Moi, Mr. Moto finds himself deep in the darkest jungles of Asia posing as an archaeologist. But when his excavation of a local temple unearths a massive cache of weapons and explosives, Mr. Moto is compelled to join forces with a beautiful -- but mysterious -- adventurer whose interest in Tong Moi may not be as innocent as it seems"--Container
Thank you, Mr. Moto ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
"Mr. Moto heads to China on a quest for seven ancient scrolls that reveal the location of Genghis Khan's tomb, a crypt filled with fabulous treasure! But Moto isn't the only one stalking the scrolls -- so is a shadowy band of thieves. But when his ruthless rivals go too far, the mild-mannered detective's quest for antiquities becomes a passion for vengeance. Because if he can't bring them to justice, he'll bring them to their knees!"--Container
Mysterious Mr. Moto ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
"After orchestrating a daring escape from the infamous Devil's Island prison, an undercover Mr. Moto flees with his cellmate -- a ruthless murderer -- to London. Determined to infiltrate the killer's gang of assassins and discover the identity of its leader, Mr. Moto must use all of his wits -- and disguises -- to trap a criminal mastermind and destroy his evil organization -- before he strikes again!"--Container
Think fast, Mr. Moto ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"When his import/export business is infiltrated by international diamond smugglers, Mr. Moto must follow a trail of clues littered with beautiful women, glittering gems and deadly assassins. Making his way from the mysterious streets of San Francisco's Chinatown, to the dark and dangerous alleys of Shanghai, Mr. Moto will stop at nothing to bring the culprits to justice -- even if it means making the ultimate sacrifice!"--Container
Judge Priest ( visu )
16 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
The good judge tries the case of a Civil War veteran accused of assault before a jury of Confederate veterans
Life begins at 40 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con, Lee Austen, to work at his paper, the town's rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie shuts down Clark's operation
Charlie Chan's Murder cruise ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan in Panama: Crime solver Charlie Chan is busily working undercover in the volatile wartime region of Panama, which is rife with spies and conspirators. He uncovers a sinister plot to blow up the Panama Canal and destroy the U.S. naval fleet
William Fox, Sol M. Wurtzel and the early Fox Film Corporation by William Fox( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
"This book is a compilation of the Fox-Wurtzel correspondence from 1917 through 1923. These letters and telegrams reveal much about Fox's personality, and show how Wurtzel developed from secretary to manager of a movie empire. Taken together, these documents constitute a detailed and personal portrait of early Hollywood and the history of film in America."--BOOK JACKET
The big noise ( visu )
3 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The duo play janitors accidentally hired as sleuths to protect a new super-bomb destined for the War Department in Washington, DC. Through a series of crazy misadventures, our heroes end up in a remote-controlled airplane, along with the bomb, and headed straight for trouble
Jitterbugs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The duo are a traveling two-man jitterbug band who operate out of a dilapidated jalopy and form an unlikely partnership with a likable con man. When the trio joins a carnival, they meet Susan, a naive young singer, whose mother has been swindled by grifters
Irvin S. Cobb's Judge Priest ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Doctor Bull: a small-town physician ministers to the citizens of a small Kentucky town, often substituting advice and witticisms for pills and sutures. Bull triumphs over his adversaries when he stems a typhoid epidemic, proving that the disease was spread by pollution from the construction camp owned by the town's resident scrooge
Mr. Moto's last warning ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The world teeters on the brink of war when a nefarious band of foreign saboteurs hatches a devastating plot to blow up the French fleet and blame it on the British. Mr. Moto sets out to trap the conspirators, only to find himself captured instead
The Laurel and Hardy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Coffins go missing, and laughs go flying, when Laurel and Hardy find themselves part of Dante the Magician's 'Arabian Nights' stage show
Bright eyes Heidi ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Bright eyes: The darling of a group of aviators, Shirley splits her time between her pilot godfather Loop, and her long suffering mother, housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family
Shirley Temple America's sweetheart collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm: A talent scout believes that little Rebecca could be the next big thing on radio and tries to get her on the air
365 nights in Hollywood ( visu )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
This rare look at Harlow starlet Alice Faye before her big box office makeover shows her singing, dancing and romancing in a musical comedy filled with hope, glamour and happiness. As a carhop lured into a phony drama school by a washed-up director, Faye shines in a succession of elaborate numbers and comedy antics bound to make you smile. This film, considered lost for over six decades has never been shown on television
Judge Priest and Doctor Bull ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Side A: Judge Priest: His no-nonsense approach to the law sometimes irritates the locals in small-town Kentucky. Side B: Doctor Bull: An engaging adaptation of James Gould Cozzens's novel ' The last Adam'
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Alternative Names
Wurtzel, Solomon Max 1890-1958
Wurtzel, Solomon Maximilian 1890-1958
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