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Stanley Kramer Productions

Overview
Works: 31 works in 147 publications in 4 languages and 5,194 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Made-for-TV movies  War films  Gangster films  Historical films  Legal films  Televised plays 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Stanley Kramer Productions
Publications by Stanley Kramer Productions
Most widely held works about Stanley Kramer Productions
 
Most widely held works by Stanley Kramer Productions
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
39 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,837 libraries worldwide
Just-married lawman Will Kane is about to retire as a small-town sheriff and begin a new life with his bride when he learns that gunslinger Frank Miller is due to arrive at high noon to settle an old score. Kane seeks assistance from deputies and townsfolk but soon realizes he'll have to stand alone in his showdown with Miller and his henchmen
The wild one by Laslo Benedek( visu )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Johnny is the leader of a vicious biker gang which invades a small, sleepy California town. The leather-jacketed young biker seems hellbent for destruction until he falls for Kathie, a "good girl" whose father happens to be a cop
The 5,000 fingers of Dr. T. by Seuss( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
The imagination of nine-year-old Bart Collins comes to life in this fantasy film filled with surreal landscapes and tongue-twisting rhymes. When he is lulled to sleep by the monotony of his piano lessons, he dreams of a castle ruled by his eccentric piano teacher, Dr. Terwilliker. Dr. T wants to prove that his method of teaching piano is the best method in the world. After he banishes all other musical instruments to the dungeon, he lures 500 boys to perform on the biggest grand piano ever built
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( visu )
41 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and French and held by 676 libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
The pride and the passion by Stanley Kramer( visu )
2 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Sensational film about the Spanish War of Independence (1810). After Napoleon's invasion of Spain, a group of guerillas (led by Frank Sinatra) attempt to transport what was in those days the biggest cannon in the world, across Spain to Avila, where they intend to counterattack against the French army headquartered there. But a British Navy captain (Cary Grant) is trying to locate the cannon for the British to use against Napoleon. Adding romance to the plot is Sophia Loren, who becomes the object of Grant's and Sinatra's affections
The men by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
A war veteran paralyzed in combat returns home and finds he will never walk again, bitterly refusing to see his fiancé. She must force him to confront reality and break his physical and emotional confinement. When feeling starts to return to his legs, it could be his last hope, or final downfall
Invitation to a gunfighter ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The citizens of a small town hire a gunslinger to kill an outcast. However, the gunslinger decides that the outcast is the only real man left in town
The member of the wedding by Prod Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
A 12-year-old girl learns something about life when her sister gets married and a young boy dies
Katherine Anne Porter's Ship of fools ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
A social drama about an ageing travelling salesman who recognizes the emptiness of his life and commits suicide
The secret of Santa Vittoria ( visu )
2 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A drunken buffoon (Anthony Quinn) is elected as mayor a small Italian village that must hide its one million bottles of wine from the occupying Nazis
High noon ( visu )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A civic-minded marshal, on the verge of retirement, faces a revengeful killer in a gun duel after the indifferent townspeople refuse to assist him
The juggler ( visu )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The title character is a Jewish Holocaust survivor, formerly a vaudeville star in pre-World War II Germany, who has come to Israel after the war to begin a new life. He has, however, been so traumatized by his concentration camp experiences, that he runs away from an Israeli reception camp and continues to run until he finds a love that makes him feel safe
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( visu )
3 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"Lt. Commander Queeg [is] the skipper of the minesweeper Caine who, when involuntarily relieved of his command during a violent typhoon, brings his officers up on charges for conspiring the Caine mutiny"--Videodisc sleeve
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The wild one: The leader of a fierce biker gang attempts to defeat a rival group, and to win the heart of a small-town police officer's daughter
José Ferrer in Cyrano de Bergerac ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Scrooge: On Christmas Eve, the ghost of Jacob Marley, Scrooge's late business partner, comes to haunt old Scrooge and give him glimpses into his past, present and future. Frightened by the visions he sees, Scrooge wakes up a new man, vowing to change his miserly ways forever
Home of the brave ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
For black GI Peter Moss, the war never ends. Paralyzed from the waist down, he wages a battle against horrifying memories of the treacherous undergrowth of South Pacific jungles, of Japanese snipers, and the virulent racism of his soldier comrades
High noon ( visu )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A civic-minded marshal, on the verge of retirement, faces a revengeful killer in a gun duel after the indifferent townspeople refuse to assist him
Guess who's coming to dinner by William Rose( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Joanna, the beautiful daughter of a crusading publisher, Matthew Drayton, and his patrician wife, Christina, returns home with her new fiancé, John Prentice, a distinguished black doctor. Christina accepts her daughter's decision to marry John, but Matthew is shocked by this interracial union ..." [box cover note]
Champion by Mark Robson( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil mangers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
 
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