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Baxter, Les 1922-1996

Overview
Works: 804 works in 1,162 publications in 6 languages and 7,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Beach party films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  B films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Actor, Arranger, Singer, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Forbidden planet by Fred M Wilcox( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 724 libraries worldwide
Invisible boy: A ten-year-old boy and Robby the Robot team up to prevent a Super Computer from controlling the Earth from a satellite
The greatest hits by Nat King Cole( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Elf music from the major motion picture ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( visu )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Pit and the pendulum: A young Englishman visits a forbidding Spanish castle to investigate his sister's mysterious death and uncovers a sinister plot by his sister's husband to bury her alive. Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
Beach party ( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Ski party: Two would-be snow studs go undercover as a couple of snow bunnies to find out what girls want from men. Will these cross-dressing cross-country skiers get what they want-- or just discover that some like it cold?
Voice of the Xtabay by Yma Sumac( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Tales of terror by Roger Corman( visu )
11 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 159 libraries worldwide
"Price stars in all three episodes, including Morella, in which aman is haunted after blaming his young daughter for the death of his wife. In TThe Black Cat, a pair of illicit lovers are buried alive by a jealous husband, and in The Case of M. Valdemar, a sorcerer's spell backfires when he sentences an innocent man to living hell
1953 ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The comedy of terrors The raven by Jacques Tourneur( visu )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Raven: Based on the poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Craven is visited one night by a talking raven and learns that it is really his fellow magician, Dr. Bedlo, who has been transformed into a bird by the evil Scarabus. The raven further unravels the devious scheme of Craven's wife, who has tricked her husband into believing her dead so she could desert him for the comforts of Scarabus' wealth and power
The tomb of Ligeia by Roger Corman( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The tomb of Ligeia is the story of a dead wife who comes back as a ferocious cat on a deadly game of cat and mouse with her husband's new wife. An evening of Edgar Allan Poe features Vincent Price narrating four of Edgar Allan Poe's most horrifying classics including "The tell tale heart," "The sphinx," "The cask of Amontillado' and "The pit and the pendulum."
1956 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Inherent vice : original motion picture soundtrack by Jonny Greenwood( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Voice of the Xtabay. Inca taqui by Moisés Vivanco( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Mondo exotica ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and No Linguistic Content and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Sensational! by Les Baxter( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Exotica suite by Les Baxter( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in No Linguistic Content and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Les Baxter's best by Les Baxter( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Beach blanket bingo ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
When a publicity stunt to promote the singing career of Sugar Kane balloons out of control, the gang are pulled into the ensuing comic adventures
 
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Alternative Names
Baxter, Leslie.
Baxter Leslie 1922-1996
Casanova 1922-1996
Les Baxter Amerikaans zanger (1922-1996)
Les Baxter amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej i muzyk pianista
Les Baxter compositeur de musique de film, pianiste et chef d'orchestre
Les Baxter musicista, compositore e cantante statunitense
Les Baxter US-amerikanischer Orchesterleiter und Arrangeur
Lex Baxter
Lez Baxter
Бакстер, Лес
له بکستر
레스 백스터
レス・バクスター
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