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Stanley Kramer Productions

Overview
Works: 29 works in 123 publications in 2 languages and 5,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television plays  Naval history  Fiction  Biography  Gangster films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
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 )
36 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
A retiring lawman, about to leave town with his new bride, seeks allies among the fearful townspeople and finds none when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge
The wild one by Laslo Benedek( visu )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and held by 1,003 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
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( visu )
37 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and French and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac is a 17th century French soldier-poet and swordsman who loves his cousin Roxane, but believes she will never love him because of his enormous nose. He courts and wins her, not for himself, but for his inexperienced and prosaic friend, Christian, who dies in battle. Years later, as Cyrano himself is dying, he confesses his love to Roxane, who suddenly realizes that it was Cyrano's words she had heard from Christian, and Cyrano that she had always loved
The 5,000 fingers of Dr. T ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 536 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
The 5000 fingers of Dr. T by Theodor Seuss Geisel( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Young Bart Collins dreams of his piano teacher, Dr. Terwilliker. Dr. T wants to prove that his method of teaching piano is the best method in the world. He banishes all other musical instruments and lures 500 boys to perform on the biggest grand piano ever built
The pride and the passion by Stanley Kramer( visu )
2 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 191 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 157 libraries worldwide
A paraplegic war veteran is released from World War II service and is confined to a wheelchair. His condition has made him embittered, confused and depressed, and he initially resists any rehabilitation. His fiance struggles to help him make the painful readjustment
The member of the wedding by Prod Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The story of 12-year-old Frankie, who is grappling with the loneliness of entering adolescence, and the household cook who provides her compassion and understanding
The secret of Santa Vittoria ( visu )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 85 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
Invitation to a gunfighter ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
A powerful banker hires a smart gunslinger to wipe out Matt Weaver, but the gunfighter changes his mind when he realizes that Weaver is the only real man left in town. Instead, he tries to turn the people of Pecos against the banker
Ship of fools by Stanley Kramer( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
In 1933, a motley crew of passengers embarks on a fateful, transatlantic sea voyage to Germany. 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 Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( visu )
5 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Miller's most famous play, Death of a Salesman, is the story of the American Dream gone awry, as a small man is destroyed by society's false values. Winner of the 1949 Pulitzer Prize, it is a meditation on the human condition packed into a day in the life of one self-deluded, self-promoting, self-defeating soul. As drama, it builds a sturdy bridge between kitchen-sink realism and spectral abstraction, while uniting the facts of particular hard times with universal themes
The juggler ( visu )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 23 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
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
Cyrano de Bergerac ( visu )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
José Ferrer in Cyrano de Bergerac ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 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
The Caine mutiny by Herman Wouk( visu )
2 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 4 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
Cyrano de Bergerac ( visu )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Uses captioned photographs of scenes from the 1950 motion picture of the same title starring Jose Ferrer and Mala Powers in telling the story of the long-nosed Cyrano, who, ashamed of his ugliness, helped a rival to woo and win Roxane, the beautiful cousin whom he loved in silence until his death
Champion by Mark Robson( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An unscrupulous boxer pursues professional success & sexual gratification, at any cost
 
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Kramer Productions
Stanley Kramer Company
Languages
English (114)
French (1)
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