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Silliphant, Stirling 1918-1996

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In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( visu )
56 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,579 libraries worldwide
A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town
Charly by Ralph Nelson( visu )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
A mentally retarded man becomes a genius after experimental brain surgery, developing a romance with his former special-education teacher before lapsing back into retardation
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( visu )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea
The enforcer by William Robert Daly( visu )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Detective Harry Callahan has a new partner, Inspector Kate Moore, who has two jobs: tracking down a band of armed-and-wacko terrorists and winning Harry's confidence
Shaft by John Singleton( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Shaft: John Shaft, a private investigator, is hired by a Harlem crime boss to find his kidnapped daughter. During his investigation, Shaft uncovers a Mafia plot to take over a chunk of the Black underworld's uptown territory
The towering inferno by John Guillermin( visu )
23 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 668 libraries worldwide
On the night of the dedication ceremony of the world's tallest skyscraper, a raging blaze breaks out, threatening the party-goers
Village of the damned by Wolf Rilla( visu )
13 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Village of the damned: A shocking tale of strange, emotionless children who plot to destroy their small English village
The grass harp by Charles Matthau( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Following the death of his parents, teenaged Collin Fenwick is sent to live with his father's cousins in a small Southern town in the 1930s
Over the top ( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk goes under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championships. Relying on his wits and will power, he struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Armwrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier
Shaft in Africa by John Guillermin( visu )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Detective John Shaft is persuaded by diplomats at the United Nations to track down a slave-trading operation. This is the third film in the Shaft series
Murphy's war ( visu )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Irish merchant seaman Murphy (Peter O'Toole) is the sole survivor of a World War II German U-boat attack in tropical waters. Picked up by a French oil engineer, he is taken to a native village hospital. Upon recovering, he learns about a downed seaplane which he repairs and learns to fly. His plan: a personal vengeance on the submarine by destroying it with homemade Molotov cocktails. Murphy is drawn into a relentless struggle against the German boat; it is his private war
The Jackie Robinson story ( visu )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
The story of a boy who traded his violin for a pair of boxing gloves and went on to become the world's heavyweight champion. Includes original fight footage
The slender thread ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A woman takes an overdose of prescription pills and calls a crisis clinic for help. A college volunteer tries to keep the suicidal woman on the line while asking the police to trace the call. Stirling Silliphant wrote the screenplay based upon an actual incident
Route 66 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
In search of excitement, two young men--sheltered Yale graduate Tod Stiles and tough guy Buz Murdock--traverse the famed Route 66, which stretches from Chicago to Santa Monica, where they encounter people from all walks of life. Shot entirely on location around the country
Marlowe by Paul Bogart( visu )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Five hundred bucks doesn't come easily for private eye Philip Marlowe. But when it comes by way of a bribe, it might as well be five cents. He rejects Winslow Wong and his offer of cash... and Wong promptly karates the detective's office into a junk pile
Route 66 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
In search of excitement, two young men--sheltered Yale graduate Tod Stiles and tough guy Buz Murdock--traverse the famed Route 66, which stretches from Chicago to Santa Monica, where they encounter people from all walks of life. Shot entirely on location around the country
The new centurions by Joseph Wambaugh( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
Route 66 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
In search of excitement, two young men--sheltered Yale graduate Tod Stiles and tough guy Buz Murdock--traverse the famed Route 66, which stretches from Chicago to Santa Monica, where they encounter people from all walks of life. Shot entirely on location around the country
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
[The brothers Rico] A businessman and husband is contacted by his former organized crime boss, and is drawn back into the danger of the mob, putting his family on the line
 
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Alternative Names
Silliphant, Sterling.
Silliphant, Sterling 1918-1996
Silliphant, Stirling Dale.
Stirling Silliphant sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Stirling Silliphant US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur
Стёрлинг Силлифант
استرلینگ سیلیفنت فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
シリファント, スターリング
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