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Tunberg, Karl

Overview
Works: 169 works in 540 publications in 8 languages and 8,024 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Religious films  Epic films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Bible films  Christian films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Other, Director, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karl Tunberg
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

42 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

159 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 485 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
Down Argentine way( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical romance about Glenda, a rich New Yorker who collects fine horses and Ricardo, an Argentine rancher renowned for his prize jumpers. Their families have been feuding for years so they have to conduct a Romeo and Juliet romance
Ben-Hur : a tale of Christ( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race, and a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ
Weekend in Havana( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a cruise ship runs aground, an ocean liner executive is forced to offer a winsome passenger a free trip to Havana in this colorful, zesty musical
A Yank in the R.A.F.( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them
Orchestra wives by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connie Ward is in seventh heaven when Gene Morrison's band rolls into town. She is swept off her feet by trumpeter Bill Abbott. After marrying him, she joins the band's tour, and learns about life as an orchestra wife
Because you're mine( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera star drafted into the Army has the good fortune to be placed in a unit where the sarge is an opera buff. Sarge has a sister who sings and meeds Rossano's help
Harold Hecht's Taras bulba( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the sixteenth century, the film chronicles the bloody Polish revolution against the Cossacks, who were led by the brazen, barbaric Taras Bulba. Bulba must contend with his wayward son Andrel
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten commandments: Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Biblical epic, Jewish nobleman Ben Hur (Heston) struggles against Roman tyranny in 1st century Palestine
Ben-Hur( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish nobleman Judah Ben-Hur opposes the Roman tyranny in the times of Christ, and through his opposition brings tragedy to himself and his family. Follows his descent to slavery, back into the ruling class through finding favor with the master of a ship on which he was a slave. Culminates with the famous chariot race and the death of Christ
Ben Hur (1959) : shooting script by Karl Tunberg( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Hur (1959) : continuity script by Karl Tunberg( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur: Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Up in Central Park by Sigmund Romberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about an Irish colleen in turn-of-the-century New York City who helps expose the corrupt Tammany Hall antics of Boss Tweed
 
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Alternative Names
Carolus Tunberg

Karl Tunberg Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1907-1992)

Karl Tunberg guionista estadounidense

Karl Tunberg producteur de films américaine

Karl Tunberg sceneggiatore e produttore statunitense

Karl Tunberg US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Tunberg, Karl

Tunberg, Karl 1909-1992

Карл Танберг

Тенберг Карл

קרל טונברג תסריטאי אמריקאי

کارل تانبرگ فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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卡尔·特恩伯格

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