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Maté, Rudolph 1899-1964

Works: 380 works in 976 publications in 6 languages and 11,159 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Film adaptations  History  Film noir  Comedy films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Photographer, Illustrator, Performer, Author, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Scenarist, Other, Author of screenplay, fmp, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Rudolph Maté
Most widely held works by Rudolph Maté
The 300 Spartans by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

33 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 5th-century B.C., King Leonidas of Sparta has only his 300 bodyguards to stand with him against an invasion by the 60,000 men of the Persian army. Their heroic stand against the invasion gives the other Greek city-stats time to organize a large fighting force and ultimately defeat the Persians
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

25 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead
When worlds collide( Visual )

31 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
D.O.A. by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

50 editions published between 1949 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Bigelow (Edmond O'Brien) is about to die, and he knows it. The accountant has been poisoned and has only 24 hours before the lethal concoction kills him. Determined to find out who his murderer is, Frank, with the help of his assistant and girlfriend, Paula (Pamela Britton), begins to trace back over his last steps. As he frantically tries to unravel the mystery behind his own impending demise, his sleuthing leads him to a group of crooked businessmen and another murder. Chosen for preservation by the National Film Preservation Board, USA. "[Director] Maté shoots fast and always to the point as he drives his protagonist through endless doorways and rooms which are like trapdoors and boxes in an accelerating nightmare."--Time Out
D.O.A. by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

51 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he is slipped a dose of slow-acting poison, a man sets out to find his own murderer
Vampyr( Visual )

4 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in German and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diversità di ceto e di educazione dividono ben presto una giovane popolana dal marito di origine aristocratica. La donna ottiene l'affidamento della figlia, ma quando questa, ormai cresciuta, viene corteggiata da un coetaneo di ottima famiglia
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
That Hamilton woman by Alexander Korda( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins
Sahara by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norte de África, II Guerra Mundial. Un destacamento alemán es atacado por sorpresa en pleno desierto del Sahara. El sargento Joe Gunn se verá obligado a conducir a sus hombres a una batalla perdida de antemano; su única esperanza es que lleguen a tiempo refuerzos británicos
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
Gilda( Visual )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceitful woman plays with the lives of her husband, his crime lord boss, and his right-hand man
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects
Michael by Carl Theodor Dreyer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1924 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great, aging artist succumbs to despair when the young model and pupil he adores leaves him for a woman. Although the story is discreetly played at a father/adopted son level on the surface, the homosexual subtext is quite clear in this early Dreyer film made in Germany
The far horizons by Fred MacMurray( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adventure drama portrays the Lewis & Clark Expedition's trek through the Pacific Northwest with guidance from the Native American maiden Sacajawea
The violent men( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A large sprawling western drama about a ruthless land baron who loses his grip on things due to violent forces opposing him
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
Miracle in the rain by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful lonely girl meets and falls in love with a soldier
Union Station( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Returning to the city from her wealthy employer's residence, Joyce Willecombe (Nancy Olson), spots two armed men on the train. She reports them to the conductor who radios the Station's police. Once at Union Station she points out the men to Lt. William Calhoun (William Holden), head of the station's police squad and they find out that the gunmen are members of a gang who have kidnapped her employer's blind daughter and are seeking a $100,000 ransom. The Chicago police headed by inspector Donnelly (Barry Fitzgerald), and the FBI are both called in"--Container
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Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection
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Alternative Names
Maté, Rudolf

Maté Rudolf 1898-1964

Maté, Rudy

Maté, Rudy 1898-1964

Maté, Rudy 1899-1964

Matheh, Rudolf 1898-1964

Mayer, Rudolf

Mayer Rudolf 1898-1964

Mayer, Rudolf 1899-1964

Rudolf Mate

Rudolph Maté Amerikaans filmregisseur (1898-1964)

Rudolph Maté director de cine polaco

Rudolph Maté director de cinema polonès

Rudolph Maté filmrendező, operatőr, producer

Rudolph Maté Polish film director

Rudolph Maté polský filmový režisér a kameraman

Rudolph Maté réalisateur polonais

Rudolph Maté regista e direttore della fotografia polacco

Rudolph Maté regizor de film polonez

Rudolph Maté US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Kameramann

Ρούντολφ Ματέ Πολωνός σκηνοθέτης

Мате, Рудольф

Рудольф Мате

רודולף מטה במאי קולנוע פולני

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루비, 마테 1898-1964

마테, 루돌프 1898-1964