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Boehm, Sydney

Overview
Works: 74 works in 228 publications in 6 languages and 2,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Film noir  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Western films  Gangster films  Caper films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Producer, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
40 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
A crime melodrama about an honest police sergeant who 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 by Rudolph Maté( visu )
23 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 529 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 319 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 109 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 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?
Rough night in Jericho ( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
One time lawman Alex Flood (Martin) is now the ruthless boss of the town of Jerico-- a town he once helped to clean up. Now this officer gone-bad has bullied his way into owning 51% of all of Jericho's businesses. All except the stagecoach line, run by widow Molly Lang (Simmons), a stalwart hold out. Riding into town to help her is former Deputy U.S. Marshal Dolan (Peppard). But Dolan, figuring any confrontation with Flood or his men is a losing battle, refuses to take on the tyrant, giving Flood an even freer hand than before. As Molly and the townspeople turn to Dolan for help, how far will he allow Flood to push him before he finally fights back?
The atomic city ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 57 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!
Act of violence by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 54 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
High wall ( visu )
2 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 42 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 )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 28 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
The Tall men by Raoul Walsh( visu )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 23 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
Mystery street ( visu )
7 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 19 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 )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 16 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
Heißes Eisen ( visu )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Second chance ( visu )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A second-rate boxer falls for a gangster's ex-girlfriend
Naked city : the complete series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 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
Glenn Ford undercover crimes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The undercover man: "An investigator for the Treasury department helps bring down a mobster."--Container
The siege at Red River by Rudolph Maté( visu )
5 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A Confederate soldier enlists the North's help in order to retrieve a shipment of Gatling guns
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 sceneggiatore e produttore statunitense
Sydney Boehm US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
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