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Little, Thomas 1886-1985

Overview
Works: 200 works in 226 publications in 1 language and 8,390 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Film noir  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Film remakes  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Set designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Thomas Little
Publications by Thomas Little
Publications by Thomas Little, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Thomas Little
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Little
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary (Michael Rennie) it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace
Laura by Otto Preminger( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell
Stormy weather by Andrew L Stone( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Tom believes the Apaches are treated unfairly. After befriending their leader Cochise and arranging a truce, he is called upon by an Army General to negotiate a government peace treaty, but later is the target of a renegade ambush
Call Northside 777 by Henry Hathaway( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
A Chicago reporter finds himself stuck in a decade-old murder investigation when he follows a newspaper ad offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the killer
The dark corner by Henry Hathaway( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A detective, already framed for murder once, is framed for the murder of his ex-partner, the man who framed him the first time
John Ford's My darling Clementine ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
Guadalcanal diary ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Follows a devoted platoon of Marines through the terrors of war in the South Pacific
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The frogmen ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
In this WWII adventure, a new commanding officer is sent to tighten the discipline of a group of Navy underwater demolition experts, a.k.a. frogmen
Under my skin ( visu )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Dan Butler is running out of places to run. After throwing too many U.S. and Italian horse races, he's now on the lam from a gangster whom he purposely double-crossed by winning a big race. Escaping to France, Dan finds more complications and conflict, including a Left Bank café singer who blames him for her boyfriend's death, his ten-year-old son whose idolotry of Butler is being slowly stripped away, and the newly arrived gangster, who wants Dan to throw a high-stakes steeplechase race, or else!
The gang's all here ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Eadie Allen is a chorus girl who dreams of becoming a star. While working at a New York nightclub, she meets Sergeant Andy Mason, they fall in love but he is shipped off to war. Eadie finds out Andy is unofficially engaged to another woman
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. Next morning, Dr. Clint Reed of the Public Health Service confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague. To prevent a catastrophic epidemic, Clint must find and inoculate the killers and their associates, with the reluctant aid of police captain Tom Warren, despite official skepticism, and in total secrecy, lest panic empty the city. Can a doctor turn detective? He has 48 hours to try
Viva Zapata! by Elia Kazan( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The story of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, who led a rebellion against the corrupt, oppressive dictatorship of president Porfirio Diaz in the early 20th century
A tree grows in Brooklyn ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
In pre-WWI Brooklyn, young Francie struggles to keep her idealism alive in the face of grinding poverty, her father's alcoholism, and the comedies and tragedies of ordinary life
Boomerang! by Elia Kazan( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
This dramatization of a factual incident opens in a quiet Connecticut town where a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses identify John Waldron, a nervous out-of-towner, as the killer. Although Waldron vehemently denies the crime, no one will believe him. District Attorney Henry Harvey is then put on the case and faces political opposition in his attempt to prove Waldron's innocence
Pinky by Elia Kazan( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Pinky Johnson is a pretty, light-skinned Negro nursing student who's been passing for white, a fact she's kept secret from her Granny and the young doctor she's in love with
John Ford's My darling Clementine ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred
 
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Alternative Names
Little, Thomas b. 1894
Thomas Little Amerikaans scenograaf (1886-1985)
Thomas Little scenografo statunitense
Thomas Little US-amerikanischer Szenenbildner
توماس لیتل
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English (29)
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