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Sangster, Jimmy

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Most widely held works about Jimmy Sangster
Most widely held works by Jimmy Sangster
Horror of Dracula by Terence Fisher( Visual )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker travels to Count Dracula's castle to act as his librarian. Harker--actually there to try to kill Dracula--is first attacked by Dracula's female companion, then killed by the Count himself. Harker's friend, Dr Van Helsing, arrives to investigate his disappearance and swears to track the vampire down and to kill him by whatever means necessary. Voyaging to London, Dracula pursues Harker's fiancée Lucy and her sister Mina. Mina's husband Arthur Holmwood tries to assist Van Helsing, who doggedly stalks the vampire in hopes of defeating him
The nanny by Seth Holt( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blamed for the drowning death of his little sister, ten-year-old Joey Fane has finally returned home after being institutionalized for two years. Placed once again under the care of his devoted nanny, Joey is soon accused of trying to poison his own mother. But when he swears it was the nanny who committed the crimes, his tormented pleas lead some to wonder: is Joey the disturbed killer everyone thinks he is, or is this dear old nanny hiding some murderous secrets?
Blackball by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Scotland Yard investigator James Reed returns -- this time to challenge a sleazy blackmail scheme that has led to his arrest for rape purportedly committed one stormy night in a neighbor's house on the Malibu beachfront. All Reed remembers of the night in question was the he had accidentally stumbled across his accuser, a pretty blonde, when she was rifling through a safe -- in the nude. Out on bail, Reed starts to track down the perpetrators of this puzzling frame-up and uncovers more than he bargained for when his investigation leads to a reclusive, alcoholic millionaire with significant Las Vegas interests. Shuttling between luxurious Nevada ranches, the brightly lit casinos of the Vegas strip, and the seamy venues of the southern California underworld, Reed patiently unravels a web of deceit and violence that inexorably leads him to a lethal confrontation in the desert
Hardball by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Reed picks his way through the blood-spattered beach house after a routine rental had gone very, very wrong. Reed, a charming by cynical sleuth with a smooth manner and an unsurpassed cunning, had agreed to rent his idyllic Malibu house -- as well as act as unofficial bodyguard -- to a mysterious group of foreigners because needed the money. With his property, honor, and self-esteem violated in the grisliest manner, Reed has to dust off his long-dormant police skills, learned many years ago before his distinguished career in Scotland Yard came to a sudden end, and pursue a dangerous international investigation, chasing down leads in Beverly Hills, England, France and within the arcane world of off-shore banking
The legacy : a novel by John Coyne( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple, on vacation in England, are taken to an estate for tea. To their surprise, other guests have been invited as well. Their skepticism turns to terror and horror when the guests start dying in odd and violent fashions
The curse of Frankenstein by Terence Fisher( Visual )

15 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hammer's first horror film and, a novelty for 1957, in colour! Following his partner's denouncement of their research into the secret of life as monstrous, Baron Victor Frankenstein becomes more and more obsessed with the sinister experiments. Drawn deeper into madness by his work and committing unimaginable horrors to complete the experiment to create a superior man, Frankenstein has to face the consequences of playing god when the monster awakes
Snowball by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenwriting : techniques for success by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hammer horror series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
Touchfeather; a novel by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreign exchange; a novel by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Finnish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private i, a novel by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crawling eye( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A science fiction thriller about a weird creature from outer space that survives in the rarefied atmosphere in the Swiss Alps and terrorizes scientists in a remote high altitude research station
Hammer horror( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of Frankenstein (1957): "Baron Victor Frankenstein has discovered life's secret and unleashed a blood-curdling chain of events resulting from his creation: a cursed creature with a horrid face -- and a tendency to kill."--Container
Hammer films : 4 creepy classics from the Hammer Films archives( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two faces of Dr. Jekyll: Experiments bring out the monster in one doctor, creating the world's most infamous dual personality
Your friendly neighbourhood death pedlar by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touchfeather, too by Jimmy Sangster( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hammer films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[These are the damned]: Two people stumble upon a military facility that harbors 'naturally' radioactive children. Original British title, The damned
The anniversary by Bill MacIlwraith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The legendary Bette Davis stars as Mrs. Taggart, a venomous one-eyed matriarch who -- despite her husband being long dead -- demands her three grown sons gather for her 40th anniversary. Eldest Henry is a mild-mannered cross-dresser; middle child Terry is a henpecked weakling; and carefree youngest son Thomas arrives with his pregnant fiancée. But this bumpy night has only just begun, as family secrets will be revealed, cruel insults hurled, and frilly underwear stolen. Even if the siblings can survive the festivities unscathed, does the biggest mother of them all have a shocking final surprise for everyone?"--Container
20 movie star films : star studded and celebrity packed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the bough breaks: A detective and a child psychologist investigate a child molestation ring that uses a center for troubled children as a front
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Screenwriting : techniques for success
Screenwriting : techniques for successThe Hammer horror seriesHammer horrorHammer films : 4 creepy classics from the Hammer Films archives
Alternative Names

controlled identitySansom, John, 1924-2011

Jimmy Sangster britischer Drehbuchautor

Jimmy Sangster Brits scenarioschrijver (1927-2011)

Jimmy Sangster sceneggiatore e regista inglese

Sangster, James 1924-...

Sangster James 1924-2011

Sangster, James 1927-

Sangster, James 1927-2011

Sangster James Henry Kinmel

Sangster, James Henry Kinmel, 1924-2011

Sangster, James Henry Kinmel 1927-

Sangster, James Henry Kinmel 1927-2011

Sangster, Jim 1927-

Sangster, Jim 1927-2011

Sansom, John

Sansom John 1924-2011

Sansom, John 1927-2011

Джимми Сэнгстер

جيمي سانجستر، 1924-2011

جیمی سانگستر فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

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