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Baxter, Les 1922-1996

Overview
Works: 880 works in 1,330 publications in 5 languages and 8,013 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Horror films  Beach party films  Musical films  Popular music  Romantic comedy films  B films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Actor, Arranger, Singer, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Forbidden planet by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The far-off star Altair-IV, occupied by three lone inhabitants, is visited by a search party from Earth
The greatest hits by Nat King Cole( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Elf : music from the major motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and French and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret
Muscle beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ski party: Two would-be snow studs go undercover as a couple of snow bunnies to find out what girls want from men. Will these cross-dressing cross-country skiers get what they want-- or just discover that some like it cold?
Beach blanket bingo by MGM Home Entertainment( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach blanket bingo: A motorcycle gang led by Eric Von Zipper kidnaps singing star Sugar Kane. She is managed by Bullets, who hires sky-diving surfers Steve and Bonnie from Big Drop for a publicity stunt. With the usual gang of kids and a mermaid named Lorelei
Voice of the Xtabay by Yma Sumac( Recording )

20 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach party( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bikini beach: Millionaire Harvey Huntington Honeywagon III tries to prove to his colleague Vivian Clements that his chimp, Clyde, is more intelligent than the average American teenagers. Meanwhile Dee Dee is torn between Frankie and British recording star, the Potato Bug. Eric Von Zipper shows up to aid Harvey's anti-teen campaign
Wild in the streets( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Frost is a rock singer and poster boy for the counterculture revolution of the 60's. While performing with his band The Troopers at a political rally for Senate candidate Johnny Fergus, Max seizes the opportunity to spout his own political philosophies which include, among other things, that the voting age should be lowered to fourteen
1953( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your hit parade( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tomb of Ligeia by Roger Corman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tomb of Ligeia is the story of a dead wife who comes back as a ferocious cat on a deadly game of cat and mouse with her husband's new wife. An evening of Edgar Allan Poe features Vincent Price narrating four of Edgar Allan Poe's most horrifying classics including "The tell tale heart," "The sphinx," "The cask of Amontillado' and "The pit and the pendulum."
Inherent vice : original motion picture soundtrack by Jonny Greenwood( Recording )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comedy of terrors ; The raven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of Terrors: The Hinchley and Trumbull Funeral Parlor is on the verge of financial ruin. Hinchley, 92 years old and senile, had entrusted the business to his lazy, drunken son-in-law, Trumbull. To make matters worse, their landlord is now threatening to evict them. Forced to act, Trumbull devises a murderous scheme that will drum up new "customers" and pay back his landlord at the same time
Fireball 500( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fireball 500: Stock car racer Dave Owens plays into the hands of whiskey runners by agreeing to drive in a cross-country road race. He is assisted by Jane Harris and Sonny Leander Fox. Soon Dave and Sonny begin a friendly rivalry for Jane
1956( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach party ; Bikini beach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side B. : A British recording star sets up headquarters on the beach and a grumpy newspaper publisher seeks to oust the kids from their beach area
Tales of terror ; The pit and the pendulum ; The raven( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
 
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Bax 1922-1996

Baxter

Baxter L.

Baxter, Les, 1922-

Baxter Leslie

Baxter Leslie 1922-1996

Baxter, Lex

Casanova 1922-1996

Les Baxter

Les Baxter American musician and composer

Les Baxter Amerikaans zanger (1922-1996)

Les Baxter amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej i muzyk pianista

Les Baxter compositeur de musique de film, pianiste et chef d'orchestre

Les Baxter musicista, compositore e cantante statunitense

Les Baxter US-amerikanischer Orchesterleiter und Arrangeur

Les Baxter yhdysvaltalainen muusikko ja säveltäjä

Lex Baxter

Lez Baxter

Бакстер, Лес

Лес Бакстер

לס באקסטר זמר אמריקאי

له بکستر

ليه باكستر

레스 백스터

レス・バクスター

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