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Alland, William 1916-1997

Overview
Works: 74 works in 213 publications in 5 languages and 6,792 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Documentary television programs  Journalism films  Films à clef  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Monster films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Conceptor, Scenarist, pmn, Speaker, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about William Alland
Publications by William Alland
Publications by William Alland, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Alland
 
Most widely held works by William Alland
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( visu )
39 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and held by 2,907 libraries worldwide
The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( visu )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Creature from the Black Lagoon by Jack Arnold( visu )
21 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Members of a scientific expedition, searching for fossils in the tropics of the Amazon, encounter an unfriendly Gill-Man--half man and half fish--who has existed since the Devonian period
Creature from the Black Lagoon : the legacy collection ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Creature from the Black Lagoon: Members of a scientific expedition to the Amazon discover a gruesome half man/half fish creature. Revenge of the Creature: A monster, half man and half fish, kills two men and abducts a woman ichthyologist after escaping from the tank where it is chained. The creature walks among us: Despite the clear intention of enjoying his watery home deep in the Everglades, the Creature from the Black Lagoon is disturbed again, this time by a gaggle of inquisitive doctors who decide that he would be better off if he were able to walk among men
It came from outer space by Jack Arnold( visu )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and French and held by 460 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 rare breed by Andrew V McLaglen( visu )
7 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
A cowhand must deliver a Hereford bull to a Scottish cattle baron looking to create a new breed
This island Earth ( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Dr. Meacham is chosen, along with others, to do research that will help save the dying planet Metaluna. However, an evil scheme is uncovered by the suspecting Dr. Meacham when he discovers the Metalunan's plan to take over Earth
Classic Western round-up ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Texas rangers: Two down-on-their-luck former outlaws volunteer to be Texas Rangers and find themselves assigned to bring in an old friend, now a notorious outlaw
The Boris Karloff collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Night key: An ingenious inventor of a security system is kidnapped by a gang of burglars and forced to help them commit robberies
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The land unknown: When a navy expedition crash-lands in a crater thousands of miles below sea level, they encounter a hot, tropical landscape of prehistoric terror filled with ferocious dinosaurs
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Tarantula: an experiment to create a growth formula that could end starvation -- Mole people: three scientists stumble upon a tyrannical tribe of albinos who have enslaved a mutant race of mole people -- Incredible shrinking man: an ordinary business man is exposed to a radioactive mist and finds his size diminishing -- Monolith Monsters: a geologist and a scientist must find a way to stop the effects of killer-outer space rocks -- Monster on campus: A discovery of a prehistoric fish that turns animals and humans into bloodthirsty monsters that come into contact it
The colossus of New York ( visu )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 63 libraries worldwide
A scientist places the brain of his late son, a Nobel Peace Prize-winning humanitarian, into the head of a towering robot
The land unknown ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The deadly mantis: A paleontologist teams up with the military to battle a huge praying mantis when it goes on the attack in metropolitan cities after being released from an Arctic iceberg
The Creature walks among us ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Despite the clear intention of enjoying his watery home deep in the Everglades, the Creature from the Black Lagoon is disturbed again, this time by a gaggle of inquisitive doctors who decide that he would be better off if he were able to walk among men
Tarantula ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Un biólogo que trabajaba en un proyecto secreto aparece muerto en el desierto de Arizona. El médico del pueblo más cercano empieza a sospechar de las inexplicables condiciones de su muerte; pero cuando en el condado empiezan a aparecer indicios de otras extrañas muertes, el caos no habrá hecho más que comenzar
The Classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Tarantula: A biochemist has a plan to feed the world by using a growth formula on plants and animals. But instead he creates a spider of mammoth proportions with an appetite to match!
The space children ( visu )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
An alien creature enlists the aid of a group of helpful children
The Deadly mantis ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A giant insect frozen for millions of years thaws out in Alaska and makes it way to New York City
Gun for a coward ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Ranch herder Will Keough wants nothing more than to tend to his cattle and live in peace. His two younger brothers, Hade and Bless are as different as night and day - Hade is wild and reckless and Bless refuses to use a gun, branding him a coward. Making matters worse is teh brothers' merciless motehr and Will's sweetheart who finds herself drawn to the sensitive Bless. Ultimately, a showdown will have to take place
The lawless breed by Raoul Walsh( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and Angika and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Abused by his stern preacher father, Wes leaves home, hoping to make his way in the world and marry his fiancee
 
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Alternative Names
Alland, William, 1916-
William Alland actor i director de cinema estatunidenc
William Alland actor y director de cine estadounidense
William Alland Amerikaans acteur
William Alland attore, produttore e regista statunitense
William Alland cinéaste américain
William Alland pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
William Alland US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmproduzent
Уильям Олленд
ויליאם אולנד שחקן אמריקאי
وليام ألاند
ویلیام الاند
ویلیام الاند تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ウィリアム・アランド 日本語
威廉·阿蘭
Languages
English (137)
Italian (4)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Angika (1)
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