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Ayres, Lew 1908-1996

Overview
Works: 289 works in 710 publications in 7 languages and 11,581 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  War drama  Made-for-TV movies  Science fiction films  Political films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Contributor, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

153 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Holiday by George Cukor( Visual )

14 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and German and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man plans to marry the daughter of a prominent New York family, but the night before the wedding he discovers his fiancee's sister is really the one for him
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
Battle for the planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of human mutants and a band of militant gorillas threaten to break the peace of the ape tribe and overthrow the leadership of the benevolent Caesar
Salem's Lot by Stephen King( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Mears, a young novelist, returns home to Salem's Lot after many years, determined to write a book about the eerie old Marsten House which overlooks the town. After strange and unaccountable incidents, Mears becomes convinced that the source of the trouble is the evil Marsten House itself. This house and its present tenant become the center of an evil that threatens to destroy the entire town and everyone in it
The biscuit eater( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends are determined to turn a misfit hound into a hero. Featuring valuable lessons about honesty, friendship and fair play
Altars of the East by Lew Ayres( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Belinda by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of her disability, a deaf mute is known as "the dummy" on Cape Breton Island. Only the local doctor senses her innate intelligence
The dark mirror by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

17 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin sisters are implicated in a Hollywood murder and a police detective must figure out if one or both were involved in the killing. A psychiatrist approached by the detective to help with the complicated case agrees to see them separately and is immediately attracted to one of them and fears the other one to be the killer, but he's worried that if he's wrong he could end up on a slab in the morgue himself
Kung Fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kwai Chang Caine is a Shaolin monk who is on the run after he killed the Chinese Emperor's nephew. The nephew had killed Caine's teacher in cold blood with a gun, like a coward. Caine flees to America both to escape retaliation and to search for his brother in order to settle down in this new land. However, he can not help but continually run into trouble from gunfighters and others as they oppress the innocent, while bounty hunters pursue the price on his head. Against this, he has his Kung-fu martial arts skill which proves to be devastatingly effective in this gun-dominated land
Battlestar Galactica by Richard A Colla( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the deepest reaches of space, the fight to save all human life from extinction has begun. Hoping for lasting peace following centuries of intense warfare, the Twelve Colonies gather to sign a treaty with their dreaded enemies, the Cylons. But after an act of treachery, the Cylons launch a devasting surprise attack, destroying the Colonies home planet. A lone flagship, the Galactica, remains to aid the surviving colonists on their epic journey to their new home - far-off Earth
The carpetbaggers by Harold Robbins( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
Altars of the world( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the religions of the world, their history, practices commonalities and differences
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His girl Friday: A newspaper editor and his ex-wife star reporter exchange verbal insults in his effort to keep her on the job by offering her a prison story scoop
Donovan's brain( Visual )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brain of a ruthless industrialist who is killed in a plane crash is stolen and kept alive by a scientist. The brain gradually takes control of the scientist and the scientist's wife must put a stop to the devious brain before it destroys the man she loves
Dr. Kildare's strange case( Visual )

19 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor tries to help an unlucky brain surgeon and his insane patient
Salem's Lot( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the sleepy little hamlet of Salem's Lot comes a stranger who unleashes an insidious evil so devastating it threatens to destroy the entire town and everyone in it. Ben Mears, a young novelist, returns home to Salem's Lot, determined to write a book about the eerie old Marsten House which overlooks the town. It is Mears' conviction that the source of all the trouble is the house itself, which he believes attracts evil to it. With the help of his old schoolmaster and a courageous teenager, he unravels the deadly plague that is claiming the lives and souls of the townspeople of Salem's Lot
The kiss by Jacques Feyder( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irene is unhappily married to an older businessman and is terrified of her husband's jealousy and anger. She is very much in love with a handsome young lawyer who decides to stop seeing her so that he does not add to her unhappiness by ruining her marriage. She then spends her time with a young family friend who has a crush on her. An innocent kiss goodbye as he leaves for college leads to tragedy
Altars of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the religions of the world, their history, practices commonalities and differences
Secret of Dr. Kildare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Kildare comes to the aid of his supervisor and mentor Dr. Gillespie when he nearly collapses from exhaustion. It seems that Dr. Gillespie is working on a cure for pneumonia and asks Dr. Kildare for his help when the task proves to be beyond his physical limitations. While the older doctor recovers, Dr. Kildare has his hands full trying to find the cure for pneumonia, while treating a woman who has been struck down by a case of psychosomatic blindness
 
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All quiet on the western front
Alternative Names
Ayer, Lewis

Ayer Lewis 1908-1996

Ayre, Lewis Frederick 1908-1996

Ayres, Lew, 1908-

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HolidayAdvise & consentThe dark mirrorAltars of the worldThe Cary Grant box setDonovan's brain