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Wurtzel, Sol M. 1890-1958

Overview
Works: 112 works in 174 publications in 3 languages and 3,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Records and correspondence  Musical films  Fiction  Comedy films  Juvenile works  War films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Sol M Wurtzel
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Most widely held works by Sol M Wurtzel
Bright eyes ( visu )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley--until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 246 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
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A melodrama which tells of the adventures of Wyatt Earp as marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., and friend, Doc Holliday. The shoot-out at the O.K. Corral leads to the defeat of the Clanton gang
Mr. Moto takes a chance ( visu )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 200 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 199 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 186 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 )
17 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and Catalan and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a homespun Kentucky judge, a philosopher and a gentleman, who presides over his court with simplicity. This story tells how he saves his young nephew from a matchmaking mother and a taciturn blacksmith from jail
Life begins at 40 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con to work at his paper, the townś rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie, shuts down Clarkś operation. Undaunted, Clark starts a new paper in direct opposition to Abercrombie and recruits the town bum to run against Abercrombie for mayor
Charlie Chan's Murder cruise ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 139 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 )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 126 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
Jitterbugs by Prod Co: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation( visu )
2 editions published between 1943 and 2006 in English and held by 111 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
The big noise ( visu )
3 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 110 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
Irvin S. Cobb's Judge Priest ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Judge Priest: Rogers plays a small town judge whose unconventional but sound policies endear him to his constituents
Mr. Moto's last warning ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 58 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!
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 43 libraries worldwide
Heidi: When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi is taken into the Swiss mountains to live with her gruff grandfather (Hersholt), a hermit who comes to adore her. But the aunt returns to steal Heidi away, selling her to a family whose invalid daughter (Jones) needs a companion. Bullied by an evil governess (Nash), Heidi still charms the entire household and never stops trying to return to her beloved grandfather
Shirley Temple America's sweetheart collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 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 ( Computer File )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 27 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
Shirley Temple collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Bright eyes: Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley-- until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster. Dimples: A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom. Heidi: Story of a girl sent to live with her hermit grandfather in the Alps, where her influence reconciles her grandfather to the town. Then her aunt takes her away from the grandfather she has come to love, to live in Frankfurt as the companion of a crippled girl whom Heidi encourages to try walking again
 
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Alternative Names
Wurtzel, Solomon Maximilian 1890-1958
Languages
English (74)
Spanish (1)
Catalan (1)
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