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Mature, Victor

Overview
Works: 261 works in 700 publications in 6 languages and 9,066 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion pictures  Exhibition catalogs  Religious films  Western films  Comedy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Costume designer, Vocalist, Interviewee, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Victor Mature
Publications by Victor Mature
Publications by Victor Mature, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Victor Mature
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( visu )
56 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
A melodrama which tells of the adventures of Wyatt Earp as marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., and friend, Doc Holliday. The shoot-out at the O.K. Corral leads to the defeat of the Clanton gang
The robe by Henry Koster( visu )
33 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,772 libraries worldwide
This is the inspiring story of the robe that Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( visu )
24 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
37 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Journey through time to a gloriously extravagant Biblical setting of lust, violence, and betrayal in this meticulously restored Oscar-winning classic from legendary filmmaker Cecil B. DeMille. Victor Mature flexes his muscles through such scenes as Samson's barehanded battle with a lion, a single-handed assault on a thousand Philistine soldiers and the spectacular climax where he pulls down the pagan temple
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( visu )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Sequel to The robe set in Rome after the death of Christ. The mad emperor Caligula is obsessed with obtaining the robe of Christ which has been entrusted to Demetrius, a devout Christian who turns his back on God, enters the arena and becomes the most famous gladiator in Rome
I wake up screaming ( visu )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Somebody killed Vicky Lynn and the police are looking at only one suspect, Promoter Frankie Christopher. Frankie believes Inspector Ed Cornell is trying to pin him for the murder of Vicky. Did he really kill her, or does he know who did?
Head by Bob Rafelson( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
A kaleidoscopic satire that is a movie homage, media send-up, concert movie, and antiwar cry all at once
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
The Shanghai gesture by Josef Von Sternberg( visu )
31 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
"In Shanghai's slimy underworld, English financier Sir Guy Charteris tries to close a gambling den, owned by the devious Mother Gin Sling. However, Gin Sling learns that Charteris's daughter Poppy is a regular at her establishment and with the help of the coldly seductive Dr. Omar, she lures Poppy into gambling and drug addictions. Gin Sling blackmails Charteris and reveals a shocking secret, plunging them to another level of hell."--Container
After the fox ( visu )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 198 libraries worldwide
A convicted con artist becomes a new wave Italian director as a front. Peter Sellers as the Fox dons no less than eight disguises en route to becoming director Federico Fabrizi
The Egyptian by Michael Curtiz( visu )
17 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Religious epic set in Egypt 30 centuries ago. An abandoned infant becomes the most famous healer of his time and physician to the Pharoah. A poor soldier's rise parallel his. Eventually the two clash
Million dollar mermaid ( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Austrailian swimmer, who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
America lost and found the BBS story ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
[A safe place] An attractive, but lonely and confused, woman seems to flit back and forth in time and between reality and fantasy under the eye of a mysterious magician
Hannibal by Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia( visu )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 100 libraries worldwide
"The brilliant Carthaginian general, Hannibal (Victor Mature) despises Rome. Fueled by vengeance, he drives his army of elephants through the treacherous, frozen Alps into Italy, crushing anyone who dared to oppose him. As a strategy to break the morale of his enemies, Hannibal captures the beautiful Sylvia of Rome (Rita Gam) so she may see the might of his army and spread the news of impending doom to her people. However, a love grows between the two that will eventually be his undoing"--Container
Last frontier by Anthony Mann( visu )
4 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and French and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Victor Mature is showcased as part of a trio of trappers who lose a year's worth of skins to marauding Indians. The three arrive at a cavalry outpost and take jobs as scouts
Esther Williams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
China doll ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"Disillusioned by the war, air captain Cliff Brandon is sullen, depressed and on one fateful night, drunk! Stumbling home that evening, he throws some cash at a beggar, only to find out in the morning he's actually paid the man for three months of housekeeping service from his daughter, the beautiful Shu-Jen. Before long, Shu-Jen has Brandon's life straightened out and the two have grown intense feelings for one another. But can their love survive the ravages of war?"--Container
Victor Mature : dalla Val Rendena a Hollywood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Betrayed ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
World War II espionage drama about the Dutch underground
No, no, Nanette ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the musical comedy about a married publisher who secretly "helps" three young actresses. When they demand more attention (and money), his niece comes to the rescue with that a bet she can answer "No" to every question during a 24-hour period
 
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Alternative Names
Maturi, Vittore 1915-1999
Languages
English (265)
French (12)
Multiple languages (5)
German (4)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
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