Most widely held works about Edward Dmytryk
Most widely held works by Edward Dmytryk
The Caine mutiny ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 946 libraries worldwide
A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg, loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer.
Murder, my sweet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder.
Odd man out : a memoir of the Hollywood Ten by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee rudely interrupted the successful career and life of Edward Dmytryk, citing him with contempt of Congress. As a result, Dmytryk was fired by RKO and spent three years in England before returning to the United States to serve a six-month jail sentence and undergo a second round of hearings, during which he recanted and provided evidence against several of his former colleagues.
Crossfire ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 675 libraries worldwide
A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews.
The Caine mutiny ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
During World War II, onboard a ship in the U.S. Pacific Fleet, an event occurs unlike any that the United States Navy has ever experienced. A ship's captain is removed from his command by his executive officer in an apparent outright act of mutiny. As the trial of the mutineers unfold, it comes to light that Captain Queeg was mentally unstable, perhaps even insane. The Navy must then decide if the Caine Mutiny is a criminal act or an act of courage to save a ship from destruction at the hands of her captain.
On filmmaking by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 libraries worldwide
The Young Lions ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives.
It's a hell of a life, but not a bad living by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
On film editing : an introduction to the art of film construction by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Back to Bataan ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
After the fall of the Phillipines in WWII, colonel Joseph Maden of the U.S. Army stays on to organize guerrilla fighters against the conquerors.
Broken lance ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The only compassion cattle baron Matt Devereaux shows is for his Native American wife, and their son Joe. So after Joe agrees to take a three-year jail term for a crime his father commits, and his father then dies, Joe's three half-brothers take over the land - with a vengeance.
Murder my sweet ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
The story of a private detective who gets drawn into a complex web of murder, blackmail, and double-dealing while searching for a missing jade necklace.
Raintree County ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman, who believes that she is the daughter of an adulterous affair between her father and a mulatto slave, is married to an idealistic young man in this drama set in the Civil War era South. With the war as background, the two young people must solve their problems and find a true meaning and purpose in their lives.
On screen directing by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 libraries worldwide
On screen writing by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
The young lions ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 292 libraries worldwide
The video tells the story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives.
On screen acting : an introduction to the art of acting for the screen by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
The end of the affair ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and French and held by 273 libraries worldwide
In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love, then she mysteriously ends the affair.
Cinema : concept and practice by Edward Dmytryk ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Soldier of fortune ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
An expatriated American, undisputed ruler of Hong Kong's waterfront, a man with a checkered past and a shady present, helps a woman in the search for her photo-journalist husband who has recently disappeared in China.
Antisemitism Armed Forces--Officers Biography Brooks, Richard,--1912-1992 California--Los Angeles Communism and motion pictures Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Detectives Dmytryk, Edward Drama England Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Hate crimes History Jews Legal films Man-woman relationships Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) Military campaigns Motion picture acting Motion picture authorship Motion picture industry Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Motion pictures--Editing Motion pictures--Production and direction Murder Murder--Investigation Mutiny Naval history Pacific Ocean Philippines--Bataan (Province) Private investigators Revenge Trials (Mutiny) United States United States.--Navy Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films Western films World War (1939-1945)
Miller, Moe, 1908-1999
Multiple languages (34)
No Linguistic content (23)