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Boehm, Sydney

Overview
Works: 94 works in 243 publications in 5 languages and 2,804 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Gangster films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Producer, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter, Other, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Sydney Boehm
Publications by Sydney Boehm
Publications by Sydney Boehm, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sydney Boehm
The big heat by Fritz Lang( visu )
34 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
An honest police sergeant risks his life and his job when his investigations lead to the exposure of the crime syndicate that controls the city administration
When worlds collide ( visu )
18 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
They live by night by Nicholas Ray( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
They live by night: Three prisoners flee from a state prison farm in Mississippi. Among them is 23-years-young Bowie, who spent the last seven years in prison and now hopes to be able to prove his innocence or retire to a home in the mountains and live in peace together with his new love, Kitty. But his criminal companions persuade him to participate in several heists, and soon the police believe him to be their leader and go after "Bowie the Kid" harder than ever
Union Station ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
"Returning to the city from her wealthy employer's residence, Joyce Willecombe (Nancy Olson), spots two armed men on the train. She reports them to the conductor who radios the Station's police. Once at Union Station she points out the men to Lt. William Calhoun (William Holden), head of the station's police squad and they find out that the gunmen are members of a gang who have kidnapped her employer's blind daughter and are seeking a $100,000 ransom. The Chicago police headed by inspector Donnelly (Barry Fitzgerald), and the FBI are both called in"--Container
Seven thieves ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
When Paul Mason is recruited into a group of thieves looking for a big score, he has no idea their target is the famed Monte Carlo casino. Taking the reins of the operation, Mason guides the band in their carefully organized plan to life $4 million from the heavily guarded vault. But even the best plans can hit snags, and the team quickly find out that getting into a vault is only half the game
The war of the worlds ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
War of the worlds: The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. That is until they realize that the Martians have landed a direct assault to our planet, with hundreds of invulnerable ships. The invasion takes place all over the world, and all the major cities are destroyed one after one, even the atomic bomb can't stop them. But, if the human intervention can't beat them, who can?
Act of violence by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
3 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Mystery street: Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
The atomic city ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Nuclear physicist Frank Addison and his wife are living every parent's worst nightmare after their son Tommy gets kidnapped. And it just so happens that the kidnapper's ransom demands are the secrets behind the H-bomb!
Rough night in Jericho ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Lawman gone-bad Alex Flood (Martin) once helped clean up the town of Jericho, but now he owns 51% of every business in town except the stage line run by Molly Lang (Simmons), an attractive widow on whom Flood has now set his sights
High wall ( visu )
2 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
"Steven Kenet (Robert Taylor) says he killed his wife, but even he doesn't really know. ... So Kenet enters a psych ward where, the DA asserts, he'll hide behind the wall of an insanity plea. But truth cannot hide. And Kenet - assisted by a ward doctor (Audrey Totter) - is driven to find the truth."--Container
The raid by Hugo Fregonese( visu )
8 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story from the Civil War, this drama follows a band of Confederate prisoners who escape to Canada and begin planning to distract Union forces by laying siege to St. Albans, a small Vermont town
Violent Saturday by Richard Fleischer( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The best-laid plans of three thieves go wildly awry, and their perfect crime turns into a desperate afternoon in the normally sleepy town of Bradenville
Mystery street ( visu )
6 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
Side street ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Joe Norson, a poor letter carrier with a sweet, pregnant wife, yields to momentary temptation and steals $30,000 belonging to a pair of ruthless blackmailers who won't stop at murder. After a few days of soul-searching, Joe offers to return the money, only to find that the "friend" he left it with has disappeared. Now every move Joe makes plunges him deeper into trouble, as he's pursued and pursuing through the shadowy, sinister side of New York
The Tall men by Raoul Walsh( visu )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Two brothers, veterans of Quantrell's raiders, cope with hostile Indians, outlaws, a cattle stampede, an ambitious woman, and their wealthy, unscrupulous employer as they drive a herd of cattle from Texas to Montana in 1867
One foot in Hell ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Travellers Mitch Barrett and his pregnant wife make an emergency stop at a nearby town to find help. Unable to cover the meagre cost of the medicine to save his wife, he witnesses her tragic death and vows to avenge her. In a show of remorse, the townsfolk take pity on Barrett, offering him the position of deputy sheriff ... Barrett exacts revenge the only way he knows how - by accepting the position to gain the people's trust and in turn plotting the perfect bank robbery"--Container
Naked city : the complete series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
One of television's police dramas, Naked City puts a human face on crime, going beyond a simplistic portrayal of good vs. evil to delve into the complex personal dramas of the people involved. Features all 138 classic episodes from the acclaimed Emmy Award-winning series and includes an incredible cast of guest stars
Heißes Eisen ( visu )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Glenn Ford undercover crimes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The undercover man: "An investigator for the Treasury department helps bring down a mobster."--Container
Second chance (1953) : shooting script by Sydney Boehm( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Boehm, Sidney
Boehm, Sidney 1908-1990
Sydney Boehm Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1908-1990)
Sydney Boehm amerikansk manusforfattar
Sydney Boehm amerikansk manusförfattare
Sydney Boehm amerikansk manusforfatter
Sydney Boehm amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Sydney Boehm guionista estadounidense
Sydney Boehm guionista estatunidenc
Sydney Boehm scénariste américain
Sydney Boehm sceneggiatore e produttore statunitense
Sydney Boehm US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
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