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Sears, Fred F.

Overview
Works: 61 works in 123 publications in 3 languages and 1,023 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Musical films  Rock films  Horror films  B films  Zombie films  Werewolf films  Western films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Fred F Sears
Publications by Fred F Sears
Publications by Fred F Sears, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Fred F Sears
Earth vs. the flying saucers by Fred F Sears( visu )
29 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Dr. Russell Marvin heads up Operation Skyhook, which is tasked with sending experimental rockets into the upper atmosphere. Unfortunately, all the rockets are somehow disappearing. During the final rocket launching, a flying saucer lands and the military fires upon the aliens, triggering the destruction of the installation and a cryptic warning from the aliens. In response, Dr. Marvin and his colleagues develop an anti-magnetic beam weapon to disable the flying discs. The weapon and the mettle of the populace of Washington, DC are soon put to the test, when the flying saucers attack
Rock around the clock ( visu )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A big band promoter and musicians discover a fun-loving group of kids moving to a new kind of beat called rock 'n' roll
Don't knock the rock ; Rock around the clock ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Don't knock the rock : A rock and roller is out to prove that rock 'n' roll is not dangerous. Rock around the clock : A big band promoter and musicians discover a fun-loving group of kids moving to a new kind of beat called rock 'n' roll
Don't knock the rock ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
A rock and roller is out to prove that rock 'n' roll is not dangerous
Sam Katzman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Zombies of Mora Tau: Loopy adventure about a sunken ship's cargo of diamonds guarded by its zombified crew members
Bonanza town ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
When government agent Steve Ramsey hears that a wanted criminal is in town, he seeks the aid of Smiley Burnette. Together they track down and kill the head of the crooked gang which has been running the town
Ambush at Tomahawk Gap ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Four desperadoes are released from prison and set out to retrieve the stolen loot they buried five years before. Enroute to the ghost town of Tomahawk Gap they capture a young Indian girl. She and raiding Apaches complicate their quest for their ill-gotten gain
Blackhawk ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Enemy agents led by beatiful spy, Laska, attack America in heinous sabotage. Rushing to stop these enemies of freedom are The Blackhawks, a band of seven freedom fighters, all aerial aces, operating from a secret air base in the Southwest United States
The fantastic films of Ray Harryhausen ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
This 5 DVD set shows Ray Harryhausen's signature special effects as well as extraordinary visual effects
The night the world exploded ( visu )
2 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A scientist perfects a machine that is able to predict earthquakes. He discovers that subsequent earthquakes will expose a newly discovered element that could destroy the earth in 28 days
Cell 2455, death row ( visu )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Based on the autobiographical book by Caryl Chessman, tells the story of how a boy becomes a brutal criminal. He begins with petty crime, escalating to violence, and finally convicted on charges of robbery and rape, is sent to San Quentin's Death Row. While awaiting execution, he studies law and manages to successfully represent himself in appeal after appeal
Ray Harryhausen giftset ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Scientists and soldiers must cope with a giant octopus, an alien invasion, and an rapidly growing life form brought back from Venus
Ray Harryhausen collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A collection of three science fiction films from the 1950s with special effects done by Ray Harryhausen
Zombies of Mora Tau The werewolf ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The werewolf: An auto accident survivor is used by two scientists as a subject for their experiments to create a vaccine for nuclear fall-out. Unfortunately, it has a rather hairy side effect
Laramie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
When Chief Eagle is shot during a meeting to discuss peace, his son Running Wolf threatens to avenge the death of his father with war. Local Indian Agent, Steve Holden, cautions the Colonel to remain calm and show Running Wolf that he stands for peace, but Steve finds himself caught in the middle with neither side trusting his council. Fortunately for all, Steve's outlaw alter-ego The Durango Kid is trusted by Running Wolf and his quick action helps end the killing. Newly remastered
The Giant claw ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Fecha: 17 del mes en curso. Cielo: nuboso. Visibilidad: limitada. Hora: 13.32 h. Un momento clave para la historia. El momento en el que un ingeniero electrónico vio algo en el cielo. Algo que casi supuso el principio del fin de la vida en la Tierra
Los colmillos del lobo = The werewolf ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
En el pequeño pueblo de Mountaincrest, un hombre afectado de amnesia mata a otro en la calle. La policía inicia una cacería humana para atraparlo. El problema es que no están seguros de si persiguen a un hombre o a un animal salvaje
The Miami story ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The city of Miami is overrun with gambling, vice and murder, and the main man behind it is Tony Brill, a notorious crime boss who rules Miami with an iron fist. Five civic leaders come up with the idea of bringing in Mick Flagg, an ex-gangster who was framed by Brill for murder. Flagg comes into town and starts his own syndicate to intimidate Brill, and to set him up at his own game. Can Flagg and the police bring down the infamous criminal? Newly remastered
Target Hong Kong ( visu )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Mike Lassiter is a soldier of fortune and an unlucky gambler who finds himself between jobs in Hong Kong. American agents and Hong Kong nationalists recruit Lassiter to help remove the Communist influence that has come to the region, led by the evil Suma. It is up to Lassiter and a casino hostess attached to the nationalist movement to stop Suma and save Hong Kong. Newly remastered
Rumble on the docks ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Smigelski, sides off against his own father when he is taken under the wing of one of the local longshoreman's protection racket's goons. Smigelski's association with the gang brings him into fast company, and soon, his family, friends, and girlfriend are afraid that he will go too far, and even become an accessory to murder
 
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Alternative Names
Fred F. Sears Amerikaans acteur (1913-1957)
Fred F. Sears réalisateur américain
Fred F. Sears US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler
Fred Sears regista statunitense
Sears, Fred 1913-1957
Фред Ф. Сирс
Languages
English (71)
Spanish (3)
French (1)
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