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Talman, William 1915-1968

Overview
Works: 125 works in 235 publications in 2 languages and 5,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Legal drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about William Talman
Publications by William Talman
Publications by William Talman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Talman
 
Most widely held works by William Talman
The hitch-hiker by Ida Lupino( visu )
32 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Two middle-class American homebodies on vacation in Mexico on a long-awaited fishing trip decide to pick up a hitchhiker who turns out to be a killer. Suddenly their car and their very lives are commandeered by psychopathic serial killer
Perry Mason ( visu )
12 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
See Perry Mason dig deeper for the facts, find ways of making people confess, and win harder cases then any other attorney, with the help of his secretary and a private investigator
Perry Mason ( visu )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
"In every episode, defense attorney Mason matches wits with his courtroom adversary D.A. Hamilton Burger. Every time, Mason--aided by devoted secretary Della Street and loyal private eye Paul Drake--uncovers evidence that clears his client of murder."
Perry Mason ( visu )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Perry Mason, along with help from his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake, takes on the cases that seem impossible to win
Perry Mason ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Attorney Perry Mason, along with the help of his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake, takes on seemingly indefensible cases. With outstanding courtroom skills, Mason will often use tricks or traps to unwittingly get people to admit their guilt
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Attorney Perry Mason specializes in defending indefensible cases with the aid of his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake. Often relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, sometimes he must use tricks or traps to get people to unwittingly admit their guilt. Contains 12 gripping episodes
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
"Raymond Burr stars as Mason, the famous defense attorney who must outwit determined prosecutor Hamilton Burger, and the sly Lt. Tragg, always with loyal support from secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake."--Container
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Brilliant attorney Perry Mason will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Contains fourteen gripping episodes
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Perry Mason is a brilliant attorney who will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Contains fourteen episodes all digitally re-mastered
Perry Mason ( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Although Perry Mason is a lawyer by trade, he and his staff Della Street and Paul Drake spend most of their time sleuthing. Unmasking the real culprit is the only way to free their always-innocent clients
City that never sleeps by John H Auer( visu )
6 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Film noir police thriller juggles around five characters through a particularly bad night in a Chicago police precinct: Johnny Kelly, a stressed out cop ready to crack; Sally 'Angel Face' Connors, a lounge singer looking for a way out; Hayes Stewart, a thug-for-hire who's dying to move up in the syndicate; Penrod Biddle, a smooth and corrupt district attorney; and Sgt. Joe, an honest cop trying to keep Joe on a straight path
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Crime in the streets by Don Siegel( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Crime in the streets: Following a turf rumble with a rival gang, the street gang leader tells his gang to kill the snitch
Perry Mason, season 1 ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason, who never loses a case, matches wits with his courtroom adversary D.A. Hamilton Burger. Every time, Mason, aided by devoted secretary Della Street and loyal private eye Paul Drake, uncovers evidence that clears his client of murder
Crashout ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Six ruthless convicts break out of prison and frantically try to avoid an extensive manhunt. Once the coast is clear, the gang sets out on a long and dangerous journey by foot, train, and car to retrieve bank loot. After barely surviving two deadly incidents, the men take refuge in a farmhouse as the action reaches a fever pitch. Ironically, the men start to realize that it's not the law that they need to worry about, but each other
Perry Mason, season 1 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason, who never loses a case, matches wits with his courtroom adversary D.A. Hamilton Burger. Every time, Mason, aided by devoted secretary Della Street and loyal private eye Paul Drake, uncovers evidence that clears his client of murder
Perry Mason ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
 
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English (102)
Spanish (1)
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