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Baxter, Les 1922-1996

Overview
Works: 826 works in 1,208 publications in 4 languages and 7,511 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Beach party films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  B films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  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 737 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 381 libraries worldwide
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 363 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 357 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
Voice of the Xtabay by Yma Sumac( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Beach party ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Bikini beach: Millionaire Harvey Huntington Honeywagon III tries to prove to his colleague Vivian Clements that his chimp, Clyde, is more intelligent than the average American teenagers. Meanwhile Dee Dee is torn between Frankie and British recording star, the Potato Bug. Eric Von Zipper shows up to aid Harvey's anti-teen campaign
Elf : music from the major motion picture ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret
Beach blanket bingo by MGM Home Entertainment( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Beach blanket bingo. Singing sensation Sugar Kane parachutes onto the beach in a rigged publicity stunt, and Frankie, Dee Dee and the gang decide to take sky diving lessons
Tales of terror by Edgar Allan Poe( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Raven: A former sorcerer learns from a colleague that his dead wife is alive and living at the castle of a rival wizard
1953 ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Wild in the streets ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Wild in the streets: When 15 year olds are given the right to vote, they elect a rock star as president and take over the government enforcing mandatory retirement at age 30
1956 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The comedy of terrors ; The raven ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 122 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 121 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."
Fireball 500 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Thunder Alley: Stock car racer Tommy Callahan is forced to join Pete Madsen's thrill circus after his blackouts cause a fatal accident and he gets thrown off the circuit. He shows Pete's daughter Francie and her boyfriend Eddie Sands everything he knows about driving. Eddie takes up with Tommy's girl Annie Blaine after winning the first time out. They become fierce rivals by the next race, during which Tommy remembers driving over his brother with a go-kart and Eddie hits the wall
Beach party ; Bikini beach ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Side B. : A British recording star sets up headquarters on the beach and a grumpy newspaper publisher seeks to oust the kids from their beach area
Inherent vice : original motion picture soundtrack by Jonny Greenwood( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Mondo exotica ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 89 libraries worldwide
In short supply : a critical analysis of world resources ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bax 1922-1996
Baxter, Leslie
Baxter Leslie 1922-1996
Baxter, Lex
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
Лес Бакстер
له بکستر
ليه باكستر
레스 백스터
レス・バクスター
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