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Carlson, Richard 1912-1977

Overview
Works: 180 works in 391 publications in 5 languages and 7,333 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Christmas stories  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Film and video adaptations  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Performer, Author of screenplay, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Carlson
Publications by Richard Carlson
Publications by Richard Carlson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Richard Carlson
Creature from the Black Lagoon the legacy collection by Jack Arnold( visu )
49 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
In the upper reaches of the Amazon River, a scientific team discovers an amphibious creature, a living missing link. The creature is captured and falls in love with the female assistant of the leader of the research team. The lonely creature kidnaps her, and the scientist mounts an effort to reclaim his sweetheart and return the creature to his watery home
The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and French and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Regina Giddens is a woman who will stop at nothing to outwit her brothers in running the family business, even if it means sacrificing the health of her husband or the love of her young daughter
King Solomon's mines by Compton Bennett( visu )
9 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Adventurer Allan Quatermain is hired by an Englishwoman to lead the hunt for her missing husband in an uncharted region of Africa
The Greek temple a motion picture documentary on the origins and remains of the magnificent ancient shrines ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Deals with the construction of the Greek temple, focusing on the evolution of the structure and decoration of temples in Magna Grecia through the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian styles. Includes scenes of temples at Delphi, Paestum, Agrigento, Sounion, and the Acropolis
It came from outer space by Jack Arnold( visu )
25 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and French and held by 553 libraries worldwide
After discovering that a meteor-like object buried under a landslide is an inhabited space ship from another planet, a young scientist delays an attack by panic-stricken townspeople so that the ship can leave the earth
The ghost breakers ( visu )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Larry Lawrence (Hope), a Manhattan radio commentator sought in connection with a murder he did not commit, eludes New York police by hiding in a steamer trunk. Soon the trunk and Larry are aboard a ship bound for Cuba, where the trunk's owner, pretty Mary Carter (Goddard), is sailing to take possession of a recent inheritance: a haunted castle
Beyond Christmas ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
While three elderly businessmen are having a Christmas Eve dinner, they are visited by two kind-hearted strangers who return their wallets. The men are killed in a blizzard, but return to Earth as the couple's guardian angels
Behind locked doors ( visu )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Private detective Ross Stewart checks himself into a mental hospital in an attempt to locate a corrupt judge hiding from justice. But before Stewart can reveal the truth his true identity is discovered and he becomes a victim of his own ruse
Too many girls ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The father of a young girl starting college at a school where the girls outnumber the boys ten to one sends four bodyguards with her for protection. The bodyguards are also ace football players, and although its forbidden, they find a way to play, and rocket the hapless team to gridiron fame
The valley of Gwangi ( visu )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and French and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A cowboy captures a prehistoric beast and hits on the idea of putting it on display at a traveling circus. The beast, however, has other ideas
Flat top ( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Barney Smith ignored the signals of the landing officer the first day he arrived on the aircraft carrier and for two years he has begged to be allowed to fly a mission against the Japanese over the Pacific. Collier will not revoke his grounding order, in spite of the allout air strike launched by the enemy
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
(The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Container
The Helen Morgan story ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Helen Morgan, the grand dame of torch singers during the Roaring Twenties in Chicago
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Hemo the magnificent and-- Unchained goddess ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Unchained goddess looks at the earth's atmosphere and weather
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( visu )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Three wealthy men decide to share their Christmas with some less fortunate people. They settle on two down-and-outers, a man and a woman who then fall in love
Beyond tomorrow ( visu )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Three wealthy men decide to share their Christmas with some less fortunate people. They settle on two down-and-outers, a man and a woman who then fall in love
Young in heart ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
A family of card sharks meet a wealthy older lady who is very lonely. They hope that by winning her affections, she will name them in her will
The amazing Mr. X ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
This effectively macabre mystery chiller tells the story of wealthy young Christine Faber, whose husband Paul died two years earlier in a car crash. Christine still deeply mourns the loss of her beloved mate and rejects the attentions of would-be suitors. Then she meets the mysterious Alexis, a psychic-consultant who seems to know all about her life with Paul and who accurately reveals information about Christine's deepest feelings. Will he serve as a vehicle through which she can contact her late mate?
All I desire by Douglas Sirk( visu )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and German and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Naomi Murdoch, a failed actress who deserted her high school principle husband and their daughter to set off to become an actress and also to flee from aggressive former suitor after a scandalous affair, is invited back to the small town she left ten years earlier at the invitation of her daughter, who is appearing in a school play and wants her mother to see her in the high school production - but the townsfolk have long memories and are prepared to punish Naomi for her past behavior
 
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