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Bezzerides, A. I. (Albert Isaac) 1908-2007

Overview
Works: 123 works in 354 publications in 6 languages and 4,416 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Western films  Television programs  Western television programs  Crime films  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by A. I Bezzerides
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked girl, who is abruptly killed by thugs. Almost killed himself, the detective tries to solve the murder
Kiss me deadly( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While driving down a lonely road late one evening, Hammer picks up a beautiful blonde hitchhiker, dressed in nothing but a raincoat. At first, Hammer assumes that the incoherent girl is an escaped lunatic; his mind is changed for him when he and the girl are abducted by two thugs. The men torture the girl to death as the semiconscious Hammer watches helplessly. He himself escapes extermination when the murderers' car topples off a cliff and he is thrown clear. Seeking vengeance, Hammer tries to discover the secret behind the girl's murder
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect
Thieves' highway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
Beneath the 12-mile reef by Robert Webb( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Romeo-and-Juliet romance/adventure featuring a Greek family of sponge divers from Tarpon Springs and a "Conch" family from Key West in competition for machismo and profits in the sponge industry
Track of the cat by William A Wellman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in northern California during a winter in the 1880s; a farming family confronts the abstract, unseen threat of a mountain lion. The external threat in turn threatens the survival of the family unit because of the fragility of its internal relationships. Wellman experimented with a bleached, almost pure black and white colour scheme, seen to great advantage in the snowy, outdoor settings
Thieves' market by A. I Bezzerides( Book )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vividly set in the sundrenched landscapes and urban squalor of California in the 1940s, Thieves' Market is a major example of the genre of noir fiction that continues to fascinate the Hollywood cinema and general readers alike. For this edition, Garrett White has provided a new foreword and the author a new afterword
They drive by night by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe et Paul Fabrini (George Raft, Humphrey Bogart) sont routiers et sillonnent la région de San Francisco. Ils essaient tant bien que mal de rembourser leur camion et de faire face à de nombreuses dettes. Malgré leur enthousiasme et leur courage, le sort s'acharne sur eux par le biais d'accidents ou d'impayés... Jusqu'au jour où Joe est embauché dans la compagnie dirigée par Ed Carlsen. Le soleil semble à nouveau briller pour Joe : son travail est enrichissant et il rencontre la belle Cassie (Ann Sheridan) dont il tombe fou amoureux. Mais, Lana Carlsen (Ida Lupino), l'épouse du patron, s'éprend de Joe. Démesurément possessive, elle décide alors de tout mettre en œuvre pour qu'il devienne son homme
The Big Valley( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victoria Barkley heads the family of her adult children on the Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley, near Stockton, in the 1870s. Bank robbers, horse thieves, revolutionaries and land grabbers keep the Barkley's on their toes. Continues the adventures of the wealthy and powerful family in the untamed Old West
Kiss me deadly by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

35 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked young woman who has escaped from a mental hospital. She is shortly afterward killed in a pre-arranged accident, which almost kills him too. That sets him to going about solving that murder, and having further encounters with other young women in the process
A bullet for Joey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Canadian police inspector investigates a murder, he is hurtled into an adventure involving foreign spies, American gangsters and an explosive high-tech secret that could change the world. In a daring attempt to seize a brilliant physicist's discoveries, a foreign superpower enlists mobster Joe Victor and his gang in a scheme that will ignite a firestorm of betrayal, murder and global intrigue
Film noir classic collection : 5 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
The big valley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victoria Barkley heads the family of her adult children on the Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley, near Stockton, in the 1870s. Bank robbers, horse thieves, revolutionaries and land grabbers keep the Barkleys on their toes
Long haul by A. I Bezzerides( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Problems of truck drivers hauling freight between Oakland and Los Angeles, fighting sleep, thieving agents, and repossession men." --
On dangerous ground (1952) : shooting script by A. I Bezzerides( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juke girl (1942) : draft script by A. I Bezzerides( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juke girl (1942) : shooting script by A. I Bezzerides( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jayhawkers!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Pre-Civil War Kansas, a government agent infiltrates the vigilante group called the Jayhawkers. A classic action-packed Western
Sirocco( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Syria in 1925 during the French occupation, this period spy adventure follows a black marketeer (Bogart) who finds himself in the middle of a tense standoff between French forces and Syrian rebels"--Container
The Barbara Stanwyck show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout her career, Barbara Stanwyck enraptured audiences, starring in almost 100 films, capturing four Oscar nominations, and winning an Emmy for her acclaimed NBC anthology series, The Barbara Stanwyck Show, where she served as hostess and star. This collection showcases 12 previously unavailable dramas, restored and re-mastered, from the memorable series
 
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Alternative Names
A. I. Bezzerides Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1908-2007)

A. I. Bezzerides amerikansk författare och manusförfattare

A. I. Bezzerides amerikansk skribent og manusforfattar

A. I. Bezzerides amerikansk skribent og manusforfatter

A. I. Bezzerides amerikansk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

A.I. Bezzerides amerykański pisarz i scenarzysta

A.I. Bezzerides écrivain américain

A. I. Bezzerides escriptor estatunidenc

A. I. Bezzerides escritor estadounidense

A・I・ベゼリデス

Albert Isaac Bezzerides

Albert Isaac Bezzerides escritor americano

Albert Isaac Bezzerides US-amerikanischer Roman- und Drehbuchautor

Bezzerides, A. I.

Bezzerides A. I. 1908-2007

Bezzerides, Albert Isaac 1908-2007

Bezzerides, Buzz 1908-2007

Άλμπερτ Ισαάκ Μπεζερίδης

Безеридис, Альберт

ای. آی. بزریدس فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده آمریکایی

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