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Tiomkin, Dimitri 1894-1979

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Most widely held works by Dimitri Tiomkin
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

88 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey is not having a good day. His life in the sleepy little town of Bedford Falls has been thrown off track, perhaps never to recover. His business has failed, he's wanted by the police, and he's had a fight with his beloved wife Mary. On this disastrous day, his responsibilities and frustrations overwhelm him, leading him to a bridge and serious contemplation of suicide. It's up to an angel named Clarence to convince George that his life has been one of worth and that it's still worth living. After taking a long look at George's life, the angel offers a portrait of what life in Bedford Falls would be like if George had never been born. This classic, sentimental favorite has become a Christmas tradition
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( Visual )

25 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Smith is a small town idealist who answers the call to duty when he's unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate. Determined to do some good, he sponsors a bill to create a national boy's camp, unaware it threatens to undermine a graft scheme sponsored by his home state's crooked political machine. Framed and threatened with expulsion, Jefferson takes to the Senate floor to prove his innocence
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

51 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just-married lawman Will Kane is about to retire as a small-town sheriff and begin a new life with his bride when he learns that gunslinger Frank Miller is due to arrive at high noon to settle an old score. Kane seeks assistance from deputies and townsfolk but soon realizes he'll have to stand alone in his showdown with Miller and his henchmen
Strangers on a Train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

46 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Edna Ferber's epic novel of a wealthy Texas cattle rancher who marries a strong-willed Virginia woman and the problems they encounter with politics and prejudices of the time. Bonus features include multiple documentaries
Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

34 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

64 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On one side is an army of gunmen dead-set on springing a murderous cohort from jail. On the other is Sheriff John T. Chance and his two deputies: one a recovering drunkard, the other a crippled codger. Also in their ragtag ranks are an unseasoned, trigger-happy youth and a woman with a past-- and her eye on Chance
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old man catches a magnificent marlin and must battle the elements, the sea and sharks to get his catch home
Frank Capra's you can't take it with you by Frank Capra( Visual )

21 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the stenographer from an eccentric family falls in love with the son of a rich mogul, the two families clash. Their love will change everything
Red River by Coleen Gray( Visual )

30 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An embittered, tyrannical Texas rancher['s] tensions with his independent-minded adopted son ... reach epic proportions during a cattle drive to Missouri"--Container
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Birdwell es el patriarca de una familia de quáqueros, una secta cristiana que se niega a participar en las guerras. Su hijo Josh desea adherirse al pacifismo familiar, pero temiendo ser tomado por un cobarde si no se alista en el servicio militar, se une a la Guardia de la localidad, lo que provoca el disgusto de su madre Eliza
Lost horizon by Frank Capra( Visual )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing war-torn China, a small planeload of people are hijacked to an idyllic valley in the Himalayas where time has virtually stopped. There Conway, a British diplomat, falls in love with a beautiful woman, and is asked to remain in Shangri-La as its new leader
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself
The thing from another world by Christian Nyby( Visual )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity."--Container
William A. Wellman's The high and the mighty by Warner Bros. Pictures( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commercial airliner develops engine trouble while flying over the Pacific Ocean. The pilot panics, so it is up to the washed-up co-pilot to get the plane down safely
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas star as larger-than-life heroes in this classic Western epic directed by John Sturges. Frontier lawman Wyatt Earp (Lancaster) joins his three brothers in their feud against the villainous Clanton gang, a local clan of cattle thieves in Tombstone, Arizona. When Earp defends the sickly gambler John "Doc" Holliday (Douglas) and puts a stop to the Clanton's lawlessness, the ruthless outlaws seek revenge and murder one of Earp's brothers. This leads the men into the most devastating showdown in Wild West History! Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is a timeless, cinematic tale of good versus evil
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A calculating and charming killer hides out in his relatives' small hometown. There, he befriends his favorite niece and namesake, who begins to suspect her uncle may be the famed Merry Widow murderer. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as the psychopathic killer plots the death of his young niece to protect his secret
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

55 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To further his presidential aspirations, oil tycoon D.B. Norton buys a newspaper, renames it, and tells managing editor Connell to downsize. After being fired, cheeky reporter Ann Mitchell retaliates in her final story by creating John Doe, who writes a "Letter to the Editor," describing his disgust at the state of the world, capped by a threat to commit suicide on New Year's Eve in protest. John Doe's story causes an instant media sensation, so Ann finds a bum to "play" him. She selects former minor league ballplayer turned hobo Long John Willoughby, who goes along with the scheme. Soon he's making motivational speeches on the radio, and becoming a popular national figure, while corporate misbehavior, consumerism, and the attempted subversion of the resultant popular movement follow. Can Willoughby become the figure of integrity and principle he had only pretended to be? Even if it means sacrificing himself so that the real John Doe's can be saved?
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

27 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
D.O.A. by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

37 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Bigelow, on vacation in San Francisco for a few days, is slipped a slow-acting, lethal poison. In the forty-eight hours left to him he frantically seeks to learn who is responsible and why he was poisoned
 
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Dimitri Tiomkin American conductor

Dimitri Tiomkin musicista, pianista e compositore statunitense

Dimitri Tiomkin russisch-ukrainischer-US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist und Dirigent

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Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to WashingtonGiantAlfred Hitchcock's Dial M for MurderRio BravoFrank Capra's you can't take it with youLost horizonWilliam A. Wellman's The high and the mightyShadow of a doubt