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Zanuck, Darryl Francis 1902-1979

Works: 587 works in 1,921 publications in 7 languages and 50,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Children's films  Musical films  War films  Western films  Juvenile works  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Director, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Interviewee, fmp, Creator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Darryl Francis Zanuck
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

95 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families and surrounded by armed guards. Because of the terrible working conditions, some of the workers organize a strike. Tom attends a secret meeting of the strikers, which is discovered by the guards. As Tom tries to defend a friend from the attack, he inadvertently kills a guard and realizes he has to leave the family. He vows to continue fighting for social reform, and Ma Joad declares her intent to keep the family strong and carry on
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

94 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the moment she glimpses her idol on Broadway, Eve Harington (Anne baxter) strives relentlessly to upstage Margo Channing (Bette Davis). Cunningly stealing Margo's role, Eve then disrupts the lives of Margo's director boyfriend (Gary Merrill), and her other friends in this juicy, witty drama
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[B]ased on the true story of Anna Leonowens, an English widow who comes to Bangkok in the 1860s to serve as governess to the many children of the King of Siam ... [T]he King is a magnetic and unforgettable figure. When Anna and the King get to know each other, it is mutual respect -- and the surprising lessons they learn from each other -- that leads to one of the most unusual and spellbinding friendships in musical history."--Container
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

60 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

51 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. It also puts his new society girlfriend on the spot, since despite all her intellectual convictions, she cannot quite shake the vicious prejudices of her particular group. In the 40s, Hollywood began exploring serious social problems in an upfront manner, and while a trifle too earnest for some people, this film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

83 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

38 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway( Visual )

102 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Injured on a hunting trip in Africa, a writer reflects on the compromises in his life in a series of flash-backs
A little princess by Walter Lang( Visual )

67 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the famous novel by writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, Shirely portrays Sara, the pampered daughter of a British officer. Left in a boarding school when her father goes off to war, her world is turned upside down when he is reported dead. Destitute, Sara is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

21 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi, an orphan, first charms her gruff grandfather who lives in the Swiss mountains, and then the household where she is sent to be a companion to an invalid girl
Young Mr. Lincoln by John Ford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this unforgettable portrait of the early life of the Great Emancipator, young Mr. Lincoln, after teaching himself law, has barely started practicing when an Independence Day celebration ends with a stabbing. Abe first stops a lynch mob from killing brothers Matt and Adam Clay, and then defends them against a seasoned prosecutor and his crafty adviser. As presented here, Lincoln is a strong but peaceful frontier democrat, his quiet, awkward, folksy demeanor the outward manifestation of a deep humility, and a wise sadness at human folly. His awareness that his attempts to reconcile opposing forces--despite the occasional temporary victory--are doomed but necessary, hint at the character that will respond to the destiny that awaits him
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the widening struggle for American independence. A newly married couple, homesteading in New York's Mohawk Valley, is driven into a nearby fort by repeated attacks from Indian tribes allied with the British
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Allan Dwan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talent scout believes that little Rebecca could be the next big thing on radio and tries to get her on the air
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder. Based on the best-selling novel by Ben Ames Williams
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
The sun also rises by Henry King( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Barnes, World War I veteran and American news correspondent, has incurred an war injury that renders him impotent. He moves to Paris to escape his problems and is joined by several other lost souls, including the Lady Brett Ashley, her fiance, the dissolute Mike Campbell, and writers Robert Cohn and Bill Gorton. In their search for thrills, Barnes and his friends travel to Spain, where they meet handsome young matador, Pedro Romero, and participate in the annual Pamplona bull run. During the fiesta, they all drink heavily, tension builds, and their friendships begin to unravel
Dimples by William A Seiter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tiny performer encourages her pickpocket grandfather to go legit
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Young Mr. Lincoln
Alternative Names

controlled identityCanfield, Mark, 1902-1979

controlled identityCrossman, Melville, 1902-1979

controlled identityRogers, Gregory, 1902-1979

Canfield, Mark, 1902-

Canfield, Mark 1902-1979

Crossman, Melville 1902-1979

Daril F. Zanuk

Darryl F. Zanuck americký filmový producent a scenárista

Darryl F. Zanuck Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1902-1979)

Darryl F. Zanuck producteur de cinéma américain

Darryl F. Zanuck produttore cinematografico statunitense

Darryl F. Zanuck US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Autor und Regisseur

Rogers, Gregory 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl F.

Zanuck, Darryl F. 1902-

Zanuck Darryl F. 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl F. (Darryl Francis), 1902-1979

Zanuck, Darryl Francis 1902-1979

Дарил Ф. Занук

Дерріл Занук

Дэррил Ф. Занук

Дэррил Ф. Занук Продюссер, коргардон ва сенариянависи филм

Занук, Дэррил продюсер, режиссёр и сценарист фильмов

Занук, Дэррил Ф.

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All about EveRichard Llewellyn's How green was my valleyJohn Ford's My darling ClementineYoung Mr. LincolnMemo from Darryl F. Zanuck : the golden years at Twentieth Century-FoxGangsters collection