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Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

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Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

83 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbors while confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. When he suspects that a salesman may have murdered his nagging, invalid wife, Jeffries enlists the help of his stunning socialite girlfriend to investigate the suspicious chain of events
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance, setting tragedy into motion
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

37 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Philadelphia socialite plans to marry for the second time, her former husband, who has agreed to get the story of her wedding for a tabloid, shows up at her mansion
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

56 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery drama in which a timid young woman marries a troubled widower who is accused of murdering his first wife
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-to-do wallflower Lina McLaidlaw is in love, perhaps in danger. She suspects that Johnnie Aysgarth, the playboy who swept into her life and married her, is a murderer and that she may be his next victim
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

22 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular horror classics of all time and an acclaimed sequel to the original Frankenstein. The legendary Boris Karloff reprises his role as the screen's most understood monster who now longs for a mate of his own. Colin Clive is back as the overly ambitious Dr. Frankenstein, who creates the ill-faed bride (Elsa Lanchester). Directed by the original's James Whale (his last horror film) and featuring a haunting musical score, The Bride of Frankenstein ranks as one of the finest films not only of the genre, but for all time
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany comedy featuring the antics of the Marx brothers posing as a horse doctor, a jockey, and a vendor of bad racing tips
Woman of the year( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
The Spirit of St. Louis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Charles Lindbergh from his days of precarious mail runs in aviation's infancy to his design of a small transatlantic plane and the vicissitudes of its takeoff and epochal flight from New York to Paris in 1927
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II, the line of command breaks down in a sub that is stalking a Japanese destroyer that sank the captain's former command
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and German and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

28 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a group of American POWs are imprisoned the German POW camp: Stalag 17. When two prisoners are killed during an escape attempt, they realize that there is a spy among them
Peyton Place( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Fury by Fritz Lang( Visual )

10 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
Destination Tokyo by Delmer Daves( Visual )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A WW II drama about a submarine mission to Tokyo Bay and the lives of the sailors on board
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( Visual )

12 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and French and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young, rich, bedridden Barbara Stanwyck dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and a friend of her father. With time running out, Stanwyck pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husband who wants her murdered
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Philadelphia story
The Philadelphia storyBride of FrankensteinThe nun's storyStalag 17FuryMister RobertsSorry, wrong number
Alternative Names
d’Alba, José, 1906-1967

D'Alba, José.

d'Alba, José, 1906-1967

Franz Wachsmann

Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Franz Waxman compositeur de musique de films, chef d'orchestre

Franz Waxman compositore tedesco naturalizzato statunitense

Franz Waxman Duits componist (1906-1967)

Franz Waxman German film composer

Franz Waxman tysk komponist

Franz Waxman tysk kompositör

Vaksman, F. 1906-1967

Wachsman, F.

Wachsmann, F.

Wachsmann, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Wachsmann Franz

Wachsmann, Franz 1906-1967


Waxman, F. 1906-1967

Waxman, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Waxman Franck 1906-1967

Waxman, Franek.

Waxman, Frank.

Waxman Frank 1906-1967

Waxman, Franz

Waxman L.

Waxmann, Franz 1906-1967

Φραντς Γουάξμαν

Ваксман Франц

Франц Ваксман

פרנץ וקסמן

فرانتس واکسمن آهنگساز آلمانی

فرانز واكسمان

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