WorldCat Identities

Sperling, Milton 1912-1988

Overview
Works: 68 works in 231 publications in 4 languages and 3,852 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Historical films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Spy films  Western films  Biographical films  Gangster films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Production personnel, Scenarist, Author, Librettist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Milton Sperling
 
Most widely held works by Milton Sperling
Battle of the Bulge by Ethel Snowden( Visual )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is five days after D-Day. The majority of the American army believes that the German army is broken and in disarray. The Germans, however, feel differently and launch a massive attack on the Allied troops in the hopes that ground action will buy enough time to bring in their new jets
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
I wake up screaming( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tre amici scoprono le doti artistiche di una cameriera ed uno di loro la lancia nel mondo dello spettacolo. Ma quando la ragazza viene misteriosamente uccisa, l'uomo si ritrova sospettato per il delitto. In particolare, il detective Ed Cornell si accanisce nel volerlo incastrare, tralasciando per questo motivo altre piste
The enforcer by Patience Agbabi( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A district attorney attempts to crack a murder for hire ring
Distant drums by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in and around the Everglades National Park, Raoul Walsh₂s film is a rare example of the exotic ₁Florida Western.₂ Gary Cooper stars as Cavalry Captain Quincy Wyatt, who leads a charge upon an old Spanish fort taken over by Seminole gun-runners and kidnappers. After liberating the prisoners, Wyatt, pursued by the vengeful Seminoles, flees into the gator-infested swamps and settles his fate in a spectacular underwater fight with the vicious Chief Ocala
Crash dive( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, this adventure features two Navy men vying for the love of the same woman and having to serve together on a dangerous mission to destroy a Nazi base
Cloak and dagger by Ring Lardner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American physicist is parachuted into war-torn Nazi Germany to obtain military secrets. But the deeper he probes, the deadlier his mission becomes, especially when his involvement with a beautiful and mysterious woman catapults him into an intense maelstrom of danger, betrayal, and murder
Merrill's Marauders by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place: World War II Burma. The mission: drive a fatal wedge between an enemy link-up. The troops: the 5307th Composite Unit, led by Brig. Gen. Frank Merrill and manned by Stock, Chowhound, Kolowicz and other young dogfaces who after a few weeks of basic training had the fate of the world loaded on their backs
Hello, Frisco, hello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented singer is abandoned by her ambitious saloon-owner beau for a heartless socialite. After becoming a huge star in England, she returns when his marriage crumbles, hoping that he still loves her
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunga Din: Cheeky British soldiers combat a murderous sect in colonial India
Marjorie Morningstar by Irving Rapper( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youthful would-be actress takes her first faltering steps toward Broadway stardom
Captain Apache( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of shady bandits, including an Apache investigator (Van Cleef), a beautiful adventuress, and a ruthless soldier of fortune, are the three characters whose lives intertwine in "Captain Apache."
Blowing wild by Hugo Fregonese( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bandits destroy the oil well of Jeff Dawson and his partner, Dutch Peterson. Desperate, they accept a dangerous transportation job, but are swindled out of their payment. With nowhere else to turn, they are hired by their old friend, Ward Paco Conway, an oil baron and married to Dawson's ex-love Marina. The bandits threaten to dynamite Paco's 18 wells unless he pays them a bounty of $50,000. Marina, still in love with Dawson, will stop at nothing to get back the only man she ever loved
South of St. Louis( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas rancher (McCrea) turns gunrunner when his cattle ranch is devastated during the explosive times of the Civil War
Three secrets by Patricia Neal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A five-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash in the mountains of California. When the newspapers reveal the boy was adopted and that the crash occurred on his birthday, three women begin to ponder if it's the son each gave up for adoption
Thin ice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic tale of ice skating instructor Lili who meets and falls in love with the shy Prince Rudolph, although she is unaware of his royal connections
Retreat, Hell! by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Marine battalion headed by Lt. Col. Steve L. Corbett and Capt. Paul Hansen must fight its way out of a frozen mountain pass despite diminishing supplies, freezing temperatures and constant attacks by overwhelming numbers of Chinese and North Korean soldiers during the Korean War
Underworld by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Diamond had the moves. Some were on the dance floor, where he earned the nickname Legs. Others were in the streets of New York, where he built a criminal empire in the Roaring '20s - and was the target of so many gangland shootouts he was also dubbed the Clay Pigeon."--Container
Everything happens at night( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival reporters, searching for a once believed murdered man, fall in love with the same woman
 
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Alternative Names
Milton Sperling Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1912-1988)

Milton Sperling produttore e sceneggiatore statunitense

Milton Sperling US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Milton Sperlinq

Sperling, Milton 1912-1988 Capt

Sperling, Milton 1912-1988 First Lieutenant USMCR

Sperling, Milton Capt. 1912-1988

Sperling, Milton First Lieutenant USMCR 1912-1988

Милтон Спелинг

米爾頓·斯佩林

Languages
English (104)

Spanish (15)

Italian (7)

French (5)

Covers
Everything happens at night