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Salt, Waldo

Overview
Works: 106 works in 387 publications in 7 languages and 6,375 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  History  Motion picture plays  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures  Interviews 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Lyricist, Narrator, Writer of accompanying material, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
89 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,320 libraries worldwide
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
Coming home by Hal Ashby( visu )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,349 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
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( visu )
45 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,298 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( visu )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 531 libraries worldwide
A naive young set designer seeks work in Tinseltown and falls in love with a wannabe actress who lives with her alcoholic father, a former vaudevillian entertainer
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 213 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
The flame and the arrow by Jacques Tourneur( visu )
17 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 4 languages 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
Midnight cowboy : a novel by James Leo Herlihy( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
Tonight we raid Calais ( visu )
2 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 44 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
Harold Hecht's Taras Bulba ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 38 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
Legend of Sleepy Hollow draft script, never produced by Waldo Salt( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Rachel and the stranger (1948) shooting script by Waldo Salt( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Coming home : draft screenplay by Waldo Salt( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The shopworn angel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
When an unsophisticated Texan falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful but hardened New York actress, his prospect for romance seems doomed
Midnight cowboy Macadam cowboy by John Schlesinger( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Dustin Hoffman joue le rôle inoubliable de Ratso Rizzo, un parasite, un magouilleur miteux à la petite semaine mais aux grandes ambitions. Jon Voight est superbe dans le rôle de Joe Buck, le beau cowboy texan, naïf et charmant, convaincu qu'il peut sauver toutes les femmes seules de New York en mal d'amour
Sandhog a folk opera by Earl Robinson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1955 in Undetermined and English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Serpico by Peter Maas( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in English and Italian and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Story of an officer's crusade against police corruption
The day of the locust : screenplay by Waldo Salt( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Hollywood screenwriters and their craft ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Screenwriter Martin Ritt interviews six famous screenwriters with questions often asked by beginning screenwriters. They discuss the concepts of screenwriting: the origin of ideas, theme, character development, writing the dialogue, and artistic preparation. With numerous film segments, mainly archival footage from famous b&w films. Features the insights of Julius Epstein (Casablanca), Lawrence Kasdan (Body Heat, The Big Chill, Raiders of the Lost Ark), Waldo Salt (Serpico, Coming Home, Midnight Cowboy), Milton Sperling (The Courtmartial of Billy Mitchell), Nelson Gidding (The Andromedia Strain, I Want to Live), and Fay Kanin (Friendly Fire). Illustrated with scenes from classic motion pictures. Narrated by Martin Ritt (director of Murphy's Romance, Norma Rae, The Front, Nuts)
Flight from Ashiya ( visu )
2 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 10 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
Un uomo da marciapiede ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Multiple languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Un texano si reca a New York per far carriera come gigolo ma si ritrova negli ambienti degli omosessuali in compagnia di Rico, un emarginato affetto dalla tisi: tra i due nascerà una sincera amicizia, e il cowboy accompagnerà Rico nel suo ultimo viaggio verso l'agognata Florida. (Mereghetti)
 
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Alternative Names
Davenport, Mel
Pressman Salt, Waldo 1914-1987
Salt, Waldo Pressman 1914-1987
Languages
English (190)
German (25)
French (25)
Spanish (22)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (4)
Japanese (3)
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