WorldCat Identities

Ayres, Lew 1908-1996

Overview
Works: 273 works in 692 publications in 7 languages and 11,526 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Made-for-TV movies  War drama  Science fiction films  Political films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

154 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,999 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 )

16 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and German and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant is a struggling young man who has to choose between the security of money and marriage with the older sister or an unconventional life with her younger sister (Hepburn)
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 831 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 )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 745 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 )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sinister events bring together a writer facinated with an old hilltop house, a suave antiques dealer whose expertise goes beyond bric-a-brac and the dealer's mysterious, pale-skinned "partner"--Page 4 of cover
The biscuit eater( Visual )

7 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 )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is hard on MacDonald farm in stony, windswept Nova Scotia - and harder for young Belinda, a deaf mute whose affliction has been confused with mental deficiency
The dark mirror by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

20 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and German and held by 283 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 268 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 )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plongez au coeur de l'espace, là où débute l'incroyable bataille contre l'extinction de la vie humaine, à l'origine de la saga Battlestar Galactica ! Persuadés que la paix durerait après des années de guerre intense, les Douze colonies décident de se réunir pour signer un traité avec leurs ennemis de toujours, les Cylons. Mais à la veille de la cérémonie, un acte de trahison déclenche une attaque surprise des Cylons, détruisant les planètes des colonies et une immense partie de leur force militaire. Un vaisseau de combat isolé, le Galactica, devient alors le refuge des survivants, qui se lancent dans la quête effénée d'une lointaine et légendaire planète où ils rêveraient de s'établir... la Terre. Ils vont devoir lutter et survivre aux séries d'assauts des Cylons car le destin de la race humaine en dépend
The carpetbaggers by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

12 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
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
Altars of the world( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the religions of the world, their history, practices commonalities and differences
Donovan's brain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 113 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 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor tries to help an unlucky brain surgeon and his insane patient
The kiss by Jacques Feyder( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 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
The capture by John Sturges( Visual )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American oil man in Mexico tracks down and kills a suspected payroll robber. Afterwards, he begins to doubt the actual guilt of the man he's killed, so he sets out to find the man's family and meets his widow. Falling in love, the two are married but the oil man still has guilt about his responsibility in the man's death. Discovering the identity of the true culprit, the oil man sets out to get him but the criminal is killed before he arrives. Now accused of murdering the criminal, the oil man must face his conscience and the consequences for his deeds
Secret of Dr. Kildare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 53 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-

Ayres Lewis 1908-1996

Lew Ayres acteur américain

Lew Ayres actor estadounidense

Lew Ayres actor estatunidenc

Lew Ayres American actor

Lew Ayres Amerikaans acteur (1908-1996)

Lew Ayres amerikai színész

Lew Ayres attore statunitense

Lew Ayres pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Lew Ayres US-amerikanesche Schauspiller

Lew Ayres US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lew Ayres yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Λιού Αΐρες

Эйрс, Лью

Լյու Էյրս

لو آیرس بازیگر آمریکایی

ليو أيريس ممثل أمريكي

루 에어스

リュー・エアーズ

盧·艾爾斯

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HolidayAdvise & consentThe dark mirrorThe Cary Grant box setAltars of the worldDonovan's brain