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Newman, Lionel 1916-1989

Overview
Works: 582 works in 890 publications in 5 languages and 8,180 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Military history 
Roles: Conductor, Composer, Performer, msd, Director, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Lionel Newman
Publications by Lionel Newman
Publications by Lionel Newman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lionel Newman
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( visu )
7 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A riveting true story about the notorious 1924 Leopold-Loeb murder case. Brilliant attorney Clarence Darrow defended two wealthy Chicago teenagers who thought their superior intellect would enable them to execute the perfect crime. Darrow's history-making and controversial defense against capital punishment saved the boys from a death sentence
North to Alaska by Katherine Key( visu )
2 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
In Alaska, ai tempi della corsa all'oro, due cercatori difendono la loro concessione da un gruppo di banditi e si contendono l'amore della stessa ragazza. (Mereghetti)
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
"Although each is engaged to someone else, when Nickie and Terry meet aboard an ocean liner, they fall in love. After they agree to rendezvous six months later atop the Empire State Building, tragedy strikes, and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn"--Container
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
When a friendly, successful suburban teacher and father is prescribed cortisone for a painful, possibly fatal affliction, he grows dangerously addicted to the experimental drug, resulting in his transformation into a psychotic and ultimately violent household despot. "This Eisenhower-era throat-grabber, shot in expressive CinemaScope, is an excoriating take on the nuclear family. That it came in the day of Father Knows Best makes it all the more shocking -- and wildly entertaining."--Jacket
The enemy below by Dick Powell( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Set during the Battle of the Atlantic during World War II, the film tells the story of the cat and mouse hunt between the USS Haynes, a destroyer escort, and a German U-Boat. Captain Murrell, a former Merchant Mariner, saw his wife killed when his freighter was torpedoed by the Germans. Von Stolberg, the veteran U-Boat commander, sees no honor in the German aims of the war. Both of these highly experienced men must now try to outthink and outmaneuver each other, knowing that any mistake can bring instant defeat and death
Love me tender by Robert Webb( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Two brothers, one home from the Civil War, have a falling-out over money and a young woman who, thinking the Confederate veteran was dead, married the younger brother who stayed at home
Hello, Dolly! original motion picture soundtrack album by Jerry Herman( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 libraries worldwide
D-day the sixth of June by Henry Koster( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Halls of Montezuma ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The Boston strangler by Richard Fleischer( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of "Boston Strangler" Albert De Salvo, the man who terrorized the city for a year and a half when he murdered 13 women
Doctor Dolittle original picture soundtrack by Leslie Bricusse( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Black widow by Nunnally Johnson( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder
Dangerous crossing ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Ruth Bowman is a new bride glowing with delight as she and her charming new husband, John, set sail on the SS Monrovia for a transatlantic honeymoon. But when John inexplicably vanishes, Ruth discovers that no one on the ship has any record of his existence. As she slips into hysteria, Ruth has to prove that her marriage and John's existence is not just her own delusion. The ship's physician, Dr. Paul Manning, might be the only person on board who can save Ruth from a terrifying predicament
The girl can't help it by Frank Tashlin( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Jayne Mansfield plays a blonde who is being coached to become a nightclub singer by her racketeer boyfriend. To help her along, he hires a hungry talent agent to boost her career into the big time
The frogmen ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
In this WWII adventure, a new commanding officer is sent to tighten the discipline of a group of Navy underwater demolition experts, a.k.a. frogmen
Daniel Boone ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War
Kiss them for me by Stanley Donen( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Desperate to keep his men on the straight and narrow while on a 4-day leave from the Navy, a Lieutenant commits a trio to becoming spokesmen at a local shipyard. Before long, one is courting the shipmaker's voluptuous daughter with hilarious results
Gore Vidal's Myra Breckinridge ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
After going to Europe to have a sex change operation, Myron Breckinridge is transformed into Myra, who claims to be Myron's widow
Daniel Boone ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Set in and around Kentucky and Virginia during the colonial period preceeding the American Revolution, Daniel Boone takes us on suspenseful action adventures with his fellow frontiersman and women
 
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Newman, Lionel
Newton, Lionel 1916-1989
ニューマン, ライオネル
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