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Siegel, Sol C. 1903-1982

Works: 162 works in 515 publications in 5 languages and 10,913 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  History 
Roles: Producer, Originator, pmn, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gentlemen prefer blondes by Howard Hawks( Visual )

66 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bachelorette showgirl singers Dorothy Shaw and Lorelei Lee are sailing to Paris, courtesy of Lorelei's millionaire boyfriend Gus Esmond, Jr. They're also being shadowed--thanks to Gus Sr.--by private detective Ernie Malone. Lorelei gets embroiled in a contretemps involving Sir Francis "Piggy" Beekman, outspoken Lady Beekman, and a tiara. Dorothy, meanwhile, becomes involved in a running flirtation with the detective. All's well that ends well, but everything plays second fiddle to the snazzy costumes and in-your-face attitudes sported by the showgirls. Based on a 1949 Broadway musical this was one of Howard Hawks' biggest commercial hits
High society by Charles Walters( Visual )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sophisticated musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
A letter to three wives by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slice of Americana about three women on a group vacation receiving a letter from a flirt who has run off with one of their husbands- but who leaves the wives guessing as to whose husband has been stolen
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business by Walter Lang( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tuneful Irving Berlin musical that depicts the trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family. Molly and Terry Donahue start out as a duo and keep adding kids to the act until they finally become The 5 Donahues. Their busy and tumultuous lives aren't always easy, but the Donahues have plenty of love to get them through the hard times and more than enough talent to keep them on top. Highlighted by one classic Irving Berlin song after another and an array of dazzling production numbers
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor and a policeman in New Orleans have only 48 hours to locate a killer infected with pneumonic plague
Howard Hawks' Monkey business by Howard Hawks( Visual )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and French and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Barnaby Fulton (Grant) is a staid scientist working on a youth-restory serum with no success. Until the chimpanzee he uses for experiments gets loose, starts monkeying around the lab, and accidentally concocts the very formula Fulton has been searching for
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Call me madam by Walter Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sally Adams has made it her business to know everyone worth knowing in Washington, D.C., and her penchant for parties pays off when she's appointed U.S. Ambassador to Lichtenburg. Once she is installed in her new position, shes falls in love with the sauve Foreign Minister Cosmo Constantine, while Princess Maria has her head turned by Sally's press attaché, Kenneth
Les girls by George Cukor( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cheeky musical variation on Rashomon, the film gives three flashbacks on the Parisian sojourn of a dance master and his featured artists
Home from the hill by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wade Hunnicutt is a big man who looms over the Texas backwoodsmen who work his land, over the embittered wife that he cheats on, and over the sons who strive for their father's respect. An emotionally volatile tale of an epic clash between generations. Wade's sons, determined to be their own men, are in danger of repeating their father's life-crippling legacy of lust and violence
House of strangers by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Max Monetti first gets out of prison, life seems good. The bank founded by his father and now run by his brothers is thriving. The society woman he loves has waited seven long years for him. But for Max, every day of those seven years was filled with hatred. And when he learns that his father died because he was squeezed out of the bank by the brothers after Max took a rap for him, that hatred bubbles to the surface, obliterating everything, even the love of his woman."--Booklet
Walk, don't run( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English industrialist and a member of the U.S. Olympic team wind up sharing an apartment with a beautiful woman
What price glory by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, two American Marines are best buddies in competition for an alluring French woman, daughter of a local shopkeeper
My blue heaven( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular husband-and-wife entertainer team, making their move from radio to television, believe their lives will be complete when they can start a family. When they decide to adopt, they face problems and disappointments and are ultimately rewarded with an overabundance of babies
Dark command by Republic Pictures( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in pre-Civil War Lawrence, Kansas where tensions about slavery ran high, this film tells a fictionalized version of the story of the raider William Clarke Quantrill. Bob Seton runs for Federal Marshall of Kansas and defeats William Cantrell. Cantrell responds by stealing Seton's girl and manipulating her into marrying him. Seton later exposes Cantrell and his band of guerillas who have been raiding both Union and Confederate lines
Alvarez Kelly by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Civil War tale, a cattle-driver sells his herd to the Yankees, then is kidnapped by a rebel who wants him to steal cattle for the South. Includes original theatrical trailer
Samuel Shellabarger's prince of foxes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cesare Borgia and his treacherous sister Lucrezia have plans to conquer central Italy. They sends Andrea Zoppo, an accomplished commoner and Lucrezia's lover on a mission to take over Citta del Monte, ruled by Count Marc Antonio Verano. But he meets Camilla, the young wife of the count, and things change
No way to treat a lady( Visual )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense-master Willam Golman (Marathon Man) wrote the novel from which this bizarre black comedy was adapted. It's the extraordinary account of a plumber who kills a dowdy matron, a priest who kills a dowdy matron, and a policeman who kills a dowdy matron. Actually they're all the same man, a psychotic master of disguise brilliantly played by versatile Rod Steiger. The killer also gets his kicks phoning in clues to detective George Segal. All of New York trembles as a sixth strangling is reported in the papers. And the man with the makeup kit stalks another victim ... the detective's girlfriend (Lee Remick). A suspenseful, macabre game of cat and mouse
Fourteen hours by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una mañana el camarero de un lujoso hotel de Manhattan encuentra a uno de los huéspedes , de pie, en la cornisa del piso quince. Está decidido a suicidarse y nadie logra disuadirlo. Un policiía de tráfico que se gana su confianza, hará todo lo posible para convencer al joven para que entre en el hotel antes de que el cansancio acabe por vencerle y el desenlace sea fatal
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Home from the hill
Alternative Names
Sol C. Siegel Amerikaans filmproducent (1903-1982)

Sol C. Siegel producteur de films américaine

Sol C. Siegel reporter e produttore statunitense

Sol C. Siegel US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Сол С. Сигел

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سول سی سیگل تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی