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Slezak, Walter 1902-1983

Overview
Works: 327 works in 885 publications in 6 languages and 10,687 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animal films  Musical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Survival films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Commentator, Editor, Narrator, Contributor, Creator, Interviewee, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lifeboat by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

65 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their vessel is torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean during WWII, eight survivors find refuge in a lifeboat. Short on food and water, their situation is further complicated when they rescue a crew member from the German submarine that sank their ship
The Inspector General by Henry Koster( Visual )

95 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corrupt mid-nineteenth century Russian village wrongly suspects the assistant of a medicine-show operator of being Napoleon's omnipotent Inspector General in disguise
Black Beauty by Louise Colln( Visual )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and German and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lyrical tale of the friendship between a young boy and his horse
What time's the next swan? by Walter Slezak( Book )

11 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anecdotal reminiscences from childhood in Vienna through his Hollywood film making career, as told to Smith-Corona model 88E
Born to kill by Robert Wise( Visual )

13 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Brent knows Sam Wild is more than a social climber who married her wealthy foster sister. He's a remorseless killer. And yet she finds his brash confidence, square-shouldered good looks and constant aura of menace completely irresistible
People will talk by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witchhunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also questions his relations with Mr. Shunderson
The pirate by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Caribbean beauty, who is engaged to a local rich man, has a mad crush on the legendary pirate, Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with the beauty and to impress her, he poses as the pirate
Heidi( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
Call me madam by Walter Lang( Visual )

4 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sally Adams becomes US ambassador after being a Washington hostess. Featuring musical numbers by Irving Berlin
Michael by Carl Theodor Dreyer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great, aging artist succumbs to despair when the young model and pupil he adores leaves him for a woman. Although the story is discreetly played at a father/adopted son level on the surface, the homosexual subtext is quite clear in this early Dreyer film made in Germany
Come September by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful New York business man visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. But after arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

10 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvester the Great is a 17th-century entertainer with an act so atrocious, he's exiled from England. Aboard a ship bound for America, he finds himself falling for the beautiful Princess Margaret, a woman uninterested in love - not to mention his lousy one-liners. But when an evil band of pirates attack the ship and capture the princess, her only hope is the cowardly Sylvester. Now he has to stop cracking jokes and muster the courage to rescue his royal love
Fanny : from the musical prod. "Fanny" by Harold Rome( Recording )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi by Paul McCarthy( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and sent to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
Bedtime for Bonzo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a professor, a chimp and an experiment to show that environment is more important than heredity in human development
Once upon a honeymoon by Leo McCarey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light comedy adventure about a charming journalist who saves a naive American woman from the clutches of her vicious Nazi husband
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Rock Hudson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
My stomach goes traveling by Walter Slezak( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step lively by Marian Rose( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crazy scheme is hatched by a shifty producer to get the cash to stage his show before the whole production's cast and crew are tossed out on their ears
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bedtime for Bonzo
Alternative Names
Slezak, W. 1902-1983

Slezak, W. (Walter), 1902-1983

Walter Slezak acteur autrichien

Walter Slezak actor

Walter Slezak attore austriaco

Walter Slezak austerriksk skodespelar

Walter Slezak Oostenrijks acteur

Walter Slezak österrikisk skådespelare

Walter Slezak østerriksk skuespiller

Walter Slezak østrigsk skuespiller

Вальтер Слезак австрийский актёр

والتر اسلزاک بازیگر اتریشی

ウォルター・スレザック

Languages
English (293)

German (59)

Spanish (26)

French (2)

Catalan (2)

Danish (1)

Covers
Black BeautyCome SeptemberThe princess and the pirateBedtime for BonzoOnce upon a honeymoonStep lively