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Hampton, Orville H.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 60 publications in 3 languages and 406 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Maps‡vManuscript 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Orville H Hampton
Publications by Orville H Hampton
Publications by Orville H Hampton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Orville H Hampton
 
Most widely held works by Orville H Hampton
Jack the giant killer by Nathan Juran( visu )
9 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 149 libraries worldwide
In this version of Jack and the Beanstalk, Jack rescues the beautiful princess from the giant as well as an array of witches, dragons and sea monsters-- each the magical creation of the evil Pendragon of Cornwall. Live action with animated inserts
Friday Foster ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Friday Foster, ace photographer for "Glance" magazine, and Colt Hawkins, private eye, team up to solve an international plot to assassinate leaders from around the world
The alligator people ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 59 libraries worldwide
After he disappears on their wedding day, a young wife tracks her new husband to his ancestral home in the bayous of Louisiana. There she finds he was saved from death by an experimental medical procedure involving serum derived from alligators, but now he is developing horrible side effects
Detroit 9000 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Racial tension in the mean streets of Detroit reaches a fever pitch when a group of hooded, machine gun wielding thieves crashes a fundraiser for an important black politician. Two dedicated cops, one black and one white battle a maze of conflicting motives and information while confronting their own suspicions and prejudices
Holy flying circus and now for something completely untrue! ( visu )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Monty Python are one of the most loved British comedy groups. The Python phenomenon developed from the TV series into touring stage shows, films, numerous albums, several books and a stage musical as well as launching the members to international stardom. Their influence on comedy has been compared to The Beatles' influence on music. Holy Flying Circus is a fantastical reimagining of the controversy in both the USA and UK surrounding the release of Monty Python's 1979 film 'Life of Brian'. It follows the build up to Michael Palin and John Cleese's defence of the film on the BBC2 discussion program 'Friday Night, Saturday Morning' in 1979
Riot on Sunset Strip ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A crowd of undisciplined young people gather for kicks on the Sunset Strip. Police Lieutenant Walt Lorimer is sympathetic to the kids but is pressured by businessmen to clear them out
Experiment Alcatraz ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Five Alcatraz inmates have found a way to escape the Rock: earn their freedom by becoming human guinea pigs in a risky radiation experiment aimed at treating blood diseases. The experiment is soon scuttled after one of the subjects goes berserk, killing another inmates. But did the tests really lead to murder? Dr Ross Williams investigates, finds another possible cause.. and finds his life in deadly peril as a result."--Container
Incident in an alley ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A cop 'mistakenly' kills a fourteen-year-old boy during a robbery. Although acquitted for the shooting, the cop is haunted by his crime
Jack the giant killer : screenplay ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ataque aéreo = Jet attack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Den Olmstead, científico comprometido con los experimentos de radar de las fuerzas aéreas, es derribado y declarado muerto en un vuelo de prueba sobre Corea. El cuartel general de las fuerzas aéreas de América recibe un mensaje de un campesino coreano con la noticia de que Olmstead podría estar vivo, aunque prisionero del enemigo
Jesus folk from the Melbourne Production by John Larsson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Los hombres caimán = The alligator people ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Jane Marvin se casa con un joven soldado cuyo rostro, a pesar de haber quedado gravemente desfigurado en combate, se ha recuperado extrañamente. Durante la luna de miel, tras recibir un misterioso telegrama, el marido desaparece. Jane emprende entonces una pesquisa que la llevará a los pantanos de Luisiana
Grindhouse : Blaxploitation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Secuela de la exitosa Mandingo que tiene como protagonista a Ken Norton, campeón del mundo de los pesos pesados. Ambientada a mediados del siglo XIX, narra la brutalmente honesta historia de un esclavo mulato, dividido entre su éxito como luchador en el mundo de los hombres blancos y su sentimiento contra la ultrajante injusticia que sufren los negros (Drum)
Kurt Aaron Oration ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Annual oration held at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, each given by a different speaker
Glory! from the Melbourne production by John Larsson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Detroit 9000 una ciudad destruida ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
El primer candidato negro para ser gobernador de Michigan está recaudando fondos en un elegante hotel cuando interrumpen la celebración unos hombres enmascarados que roban todo el dinero. Se suceden las acusaciones sobre la corrupción del gobierno y de la policía y las tensiones raciales aumentan
Friday Foster by Owen Harris( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The blood of the lamb a musical by John Larsson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Infierno en Sunset Street Riot on Sunset Strip ( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
El joven Andy es arrestado durante una pelea en un local de diversión en Sunset Strip (Hollywood), donde la tensión va subiendo y los enfrentamientos con la policía son constantes
 
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Alternative Names
Hampton, Orville 1917-1997
Harris, Owen 1917-1997
Languages
English (36)
Spanish (9)
French (2)
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