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Hampton, Orville H.

Overview
Works: 99 works in 146 publications in 2 languages and 1,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Children's films  Stop-motion animation films  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Orville H Hampton
Publications by Orville H Hampton
Publications by Orville H Hampton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Orville H Hampton
 
Most widely held works by Orville H Hampton
Jack the Giant Killer ( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
In a real twist from the original Jack and the Beanstalk legend, Jack the farmer rescues the beautiful princess from the giant and a vast array of witches, dragons, and sea monsters magically created by the superbly evil Pendragon
Monsters and madmen ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The atomic submarine: When the nuclear-powered submarine the Tiger Shark sets out to investigate a series of naval disasters near the Arctic Circle, its fearless crew finds itself besieged by electrical storms, an unidentified floating saucer, and lots of hairy tentacles
First man into space ; The atomic submarine ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
First man into space: A cocky test pilot disobeys orders and takes his experimental aircraft higher than anyone has flow before. Bombarded by cosmic rays, he crashes to Earth as a murderous creature
The alligator people ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
After he disappears on their wedding day, a young wife tracks her new husband to his ancestral home in the bayous of Louisiana. There she finds he was saved from death by an experimental medical procedure involving serum derived from alligators, but now he is developing horrible side effects
Atomic submarine ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
When the nuclear-powered submarine the Tiger Shark sets out to investigate a series of naval disasters near the Arctic Circle, its fearless crew finds itself besieged by electrical storms, an unidentified floating saucer, and lots of hairy tentacles
Coffy ; Friday Foster ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Forgotten noir ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The Man from Cairo: "Tough-guy Raft investigates the wartime theft of [100 million dollars] in gold hidden somewhere in the Algerian desert. Solid film noir with action, adventure and ... Irene Papas in a hot tub!"--Container
Forgotten noir ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
I'll Get You: "An F.B.I. agent illegally enters England following the disappearance of several noted atomic scientists. He promptly 'disappears' himself and is dogged by trouble and the Scotland Yard"--Container
Forgotten noir ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Ringside: "Middleweight boxer works his way up to a title fight, and loses it and his eyesight when the champion seeing that his opponent is blind in one eye goes to work on the other one."
Forgotten noir ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Pier 23: "Two more 'brushes with crime" for ace private detective Denis O'Brien (Hugh Beaumont)."
Detroit 9000 ( visu )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Racial tension in the mean streets of Detroit reaches a fever pitch when a group of hooded, machine gun wielding thieves crashes a fundraiser for an important black politician. Two dedicated cops, one black and one white battle a maze of conflicting motives and information while confronting their own suspicions and prejudices
Scotland Yard inspector ( visu )
2 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Cesar Romero stars in this Hammer mystery as a Yank newspaperman in London who sets out to solve a murder, American style when an English woman asks him to help find her brother's killer
New Orleans uncensored ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
" ... a gritty crime thriller about a newly-discharged sailor who gets a job as a longshoreman in The Big Easy. He swiftly discovers mob corruption throughout the docks, and when a friend is killed by the gangsters, he convinces the police to let him go undercover and take matters into his own hands"--Container
Riot on Sunset Strip ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A crowd of undisciplined young people gather for kicks on the Sunset Strip. Police Lieutenant Walt Lorimer is sympathetic to the kids but is pressured by businessmen to clear them out
Forgotten noir & crime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
One potato, two potato ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The storyline revolves around the difficulties faced by an interracial marriage between an African-American office worker and a white divorcee. The climax of the film is a highly emotional courtroom custody case in which the woman's angry ex-husband demands custody of their daughter, charging that the child's welfare is threatened by the environment created by the marriage
MGM movie collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Puss in Boots: A Live-action version or the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale
The adventures of Jim Bowie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the 1950's television western series
Oklahoma Territory ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A district attorney prosecutes an Indian chief on a murder charge, gets a conviction and then arranges his escape when it's discovered that the Indian chief is innocent
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Harris, Owen, 1917-1997

Hampton, Orville 1917-1997
Harris, Owen 1917-1997
Khėmpton, Orvill Kh.
Orville H. Hampton Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1917-1997)
Orville H. Hampton scénariste américain
Orville H. Hampton US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Орвилл Х. Хэмптон
Хэмптон, Орвилл Х.
Languages
English (44)
Spanish (2)
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