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Siegel, Don 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 500 works in 1,455 publications in 10 languages and 16,706 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Police films  Detective and mystery films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Crime films  Film noir  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Producer, Actor, Author, fmd, Performer, Film editor, Restager, Translator, fmk, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Don Siegel, published posthumously.
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Dirty Harry by Don Siegel( visu )
153 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,224 libraries worldwide
A violently inclined San Francisco police inspector is the only cop who is able to arrest a rooftop sniper. When the man is released through lack of evidence, he takes private revenge
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( visu )
101 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,126 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
The shootist by Don Siegel( visu )
46 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last valiant battle and dies with honor
Escape from Alcatraz by Don Siegel( visu )
61 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
An account of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum secruity prison at Alcatraz. Eastwood portrays Frank Morris, the cunning bank robber who masterminded the elaborately detailed and, as far as anyone knows, ultimately successful, escape
Ernest Hemingway's The killers ( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Two mules for Sister Sara by Don Siegel( visu )
31 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 877 libraries worldwide
A plains drifter cowboy single-handedly rescues a local nun from a gang of attackers. After meeting a band of Mexican revolutionaries, who are resisting the French occupation of Mexico, the cowboy and Sister Sara decide to join forces with the freedom fighters and set off on a deadly mission to capture the enemy's garrison. But along the way the soft spoken hero discovers that the nun is not what she seems
Hell is for heroes by Don Siegel( visu )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
It's autumn 1944 along the Siegfried Line, a hopelessly out-numbered army squad tries to fool the Germans into thinking they represent a great Allied task force until reinforcements arrive
The beguiled ( visu )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood plays a wounded Union soldier hidden by a girls' academy in the South during the Civil War
Flaming star by Don Siegel( visu )
26 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
"In the years after the Civil War, western Texas is an uneasy meeting ground of two cultures: one white, the other Native-American. When fighting breaks out between the settlers and natives, Pacer Burton (Elvis Presley), the son of a white rancher (John McIntire), is pulled into the deadly violence despite his peacemaking efforts"--Container
Coogan's bluff by Don Siegel( visu )
35 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Coogan, an Arizona cop, is sent to New York to escort a prisoner back. Before they can leave, the prisoner escapes and Coogan sets out to capture his prisoner
Madigan by Don Siegel( visu )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Veteran New York detective is given only a few hours to track down a vicious killer, as the humane yet relentlessly forceful police commissioner orders him into the streets to solve the case, even though he knows it might be his last assignment
Invasion of the body snatchers : Don Siegel, director by Daniel Mainwaring( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Critical reviews and commentaries on the film
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( visu )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A sensational and high-octane but economically constructed drama set in a maximum-security penitentiary. Shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras
Charley Varrick by Don Siegel( visu )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
"Charley Varrick is a small-time crook who outfoxes the mob"--Container
Ernest Hemingway's the killers by Robert Siodmak( visu )
36 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 280 libraries worldwide
After killing a man, two killers dig into their victim's past to discover who hired them and why
Clint Eastwood ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 279 libraries worldwide
High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up
The twilight zone ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Illegal ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
The big steal: Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidentally meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
Duel at Silver Creek by Audie Murphy( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and German and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Lightning is the quick-drawing marshal of Silver City who intents to capture a gang of ruthless claim jumpers that have been terrorizing and murdering local silver miners. He deputizes Silver Kid to help bring the outlaws to justice. Their plans are complicated when a beautiful new lady in town uses the marshal for her own dangerous agenda
4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Sudden impact: Responding to cries of police brutality, Harry Callahan's bosses send him on an out-of-town assignment, tracking a traumatized rape victim who coldly guns down her bygone attackers
 
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Alternative Names
Don Siegel acteur et réalisateur
Don Siegel Amerikaans filmregisseur
Don Siegel regista, attore e montatore statunitense
Don Siegel US-amerikanischer Regisseur
Siegel, Donald.
Siegel, Donald 1912-
Siegel Donald 1912-1991
Smithee, Alan 1912-1991
Smithee, Allen.
Smithee, Allen 1925-1991
Дон Сигел
Сигел, Дон
דון סיגל
دن سیگل تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
ডন সিজেল
시겔, 도날드 1912-1991
시겔, 돈 1912-1991
ドン・シーゲル
唐·席格
唐·西格尔
Languages
English (546)
German (21)
French (16)
Multiple languages (13)
Italian (11)
Spanish (11)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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