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Salt, Waldo

Overview
Works: 114 works in 466 publications in 8 languages and 7,329 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Buddy films  Biographical films  Police films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Action and adventure films  War films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Adapter, Lyricist, Narrator, Contributor, Performer, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Waldo Salt
Publications by Waldo Salt
Publications by Waldo Salt, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Waldo Salt
 
Most widely held works by Waldo Salt
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger( visu )
120 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,580 libraries worldwide
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune as a male prostitute. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the edges of society, the two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that help them survive
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
52 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
"L'histoire vraie et sombre de la chute d'un flic idéaliste. Policier intègre, Serpico voue sa carrière à la lutte contre la corruption qui gangrène la police new yorkaise. Isolé et rejeté pour ses prises de positions, il finit par connaître une véritable descente aux enfers qui ne fait que commencer
Coming Home by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( visu )
54 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( visu )
18 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 539 libraries worldwide
A naive young set designer seeks work in Tinseltown and falls in love with a wannabe actress who lives with her alcholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
Blast of silence by Allen Baron( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Frankie Bono is an orphan who has learned to make a profitable living as a contract killer. Traveling from Cleveland to New York during the Christmas season, he is charged with taking out mid-level Harlem numbers and drug kingpin Troiano. Stalking his prey as he goes about his daily routine, Bono is distracted by an unexpected encounter with a childhood friend whose sister sees him as a lonely man, not the barely human shell he has become. Acutely aware of his own mortality, Bono sees everything as a facade, the pretty Christmas lights mere glitzy decorations covering the festering rot of existence, and his own personal hell
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them
The flame and the arrow by Jacques Tourneur( visu )
8 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Overlord Count Ulrich takes it one step too far. It was bad enough when he kidnapped the pretty wife of the young archer Dardo, but when Ulrich takes the man's son, a rebel leader is born
Greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The flame and the arrow: Overlord Count Ulrich takes it one step too far. It was bad enough when he kidnapped the pretty wife of the young archer Dardo, but when Ulrich takes the man's son, a rebel leader is born
Midnight cowboy : screenplay by Waldo Salt( Book )
15 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Tonight we raid Calais ( visu )
2 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
At a time when most of Europe is in the throes of war, British intelligence commando Geoffrey Carter lands in Nazi-occupied France to spot and mark a Nazi munitions factory for a Royal Air Force bombing raid. He enlists the help of an old French farmer and his stubborn, yet enchanting daughter, Odette. But Odette has doubts about Carter due to her bitter feelings toward the British, whom she believes were responsible for the fall of France. And fate has more twists in store
The shopworn angel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
When an unsophisticated Texan falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful but hardened New York actress, his prospect for romance seems doomed
Coming home : draft screenplay by Waldo Salt( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Harold Hecht's Taras Bulba ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
In 16th century Ukraine, the Cossacks are fighting against the invading Turks and the treacherous Poles. Taras Bulba is a powerful Cossack chieftain who wants his land free. In Kiev, one of his two sons, Andrei, falls in love with the Polish governor's daughter. For her love, Andrei betrays his own people. Taras Bulba himself kills Andrei because of his betrayal, and eventually leads the Cossacks to victory
Sandhog a folk opera by Earl Robinson( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Dog day afternoon : Serpico ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Dog day afternoon: The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day. The lead robber wishes to obtain funding for a sex-change operation for his gay lover
Mr. Winkle goes to war ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Wilbert Winkle is a retiring bank clerk who decides to set himself up in the fix-it business with his young friend Barry, despite the sharp disapproval of his domineering wife, Amy. Then he is drafted and, much to everyone's surprise, passes the physical
Flight from Ashiya ( visu )
2 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A U.S./Japanese co-production. Three rescue pilots must overcome their fears, differences and hatreds as they undertake the dangerous rescue of raft-bound Japanese on storm-tossed seas
El Halcón y la flecha ( visu )
12 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Dardo vive en las montañas, y es enemigo del Duque Urbis, conocido como el Halcón porque le ha robado a su mujer y ha secuestrado a su hijo. Este noble, en nombre del emperador, tiene totalmente dominados a los habitantes de los pueblos de la Lombardía. Un día, y para llevar a cabo su particular venganza, Dardo secuestra a la sobrina del Duque
Rachel and the stranger (1948) shooting script by Waldo Salt( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Legend of Sleepy Hollow draft script, never produced by Waldo Salt( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davenport, Mel
Davenport, Mel 1914-1987
Pressman Salt, Waldo 1914-1987
Salt, Waldo Pressman 1914-1987
Waldo Salt Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-1987)
Waldo Salt amerikansk manusforfattar
Waldo Salt amerikansk manusförfattare
Waldo Salt amerikansk manusforfatter
Waldo Salt amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Waldo Salt scénariste américain
Waldo Salt sceneggiatore statunitense
Waldo Salt US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Уолдо Солт
والدو سالت فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
ウォルド・ソルト
Languages
English (222)
Spanish (32)
German (30)
French (25)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (3)
Esperanto (1)
Panjabi (1)
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