Andrews, Dana 1909-1992
Most widely held works about Dana Andrews
Most widely held works by Dana Andrews
The best years of our lives ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in English and held by 1,337 libraries worldwide
Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands.
Ox-bow incident ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered.
Laura ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell.
The Best years of our lives ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans after WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives.
Laura ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 932 libraries worldwide
The detective assigned to the murder case of a beautiful young woman named Laura is stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, and finds he, too, is strangely under her spell.
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Each member of the Frake family seeks a different prize when they attend the Iowa State Fair.
In harm's way ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the naval base.
State fair ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 632 libraries worldwide
A small-town family travels to the State Fair. The father is looking for a blue ribbon for his prize hog, Blue Boy, mom is looking for glory in her cooking, and the kids are looking for love.
A walk in the sun ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers.
Ball of fire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Realizing they have to hear how real people talk, a group of lexicographers end up assisting a beautiful singer get away from the mob.
Where the sidewalk ends by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Cop Mark Dixon is in hot water with his bosses because of his rough style and tactics. He accidentally kills a murder suspect and tries to frame a known racketeer that he despises for the crime.
Fallen angel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 314 libraries worldwide
"June Mills and her sister Clara live a quiet life in a small coastal town until Eric Stanton, a smooth-talking con man, comes into their lives. He seems to fall hard for June, but Clara believes he's interested only in the family fortune. Meanwhile, sultry waitress Stella catches Stanton's fancy and thinks he might be her ticket out of town. The local cop knows more than he's telling about his fellow citizens and their tangled relationships, which draw even tighter after a shocking murder"--Container.
Elephant Walk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 313 libraries worldwide
The young bride accompanies her husband to his plantation called Elephant Walk, and falls for the overseer. This love triangle is soon dwarfed by a cholera epidemic and a drought that brings herds of elephants to the plantation in a thundering stampede.
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Musical about the adventures of the Frake family at the Iowa State Fair. Each member of the family is out for a different prize: a blue ribbon for Father's pet pig, first prize for Mom's pie, and true love for their son and daughter.
F. Scott Fitzgerald's the last tycoon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A penetrating glimpse at big studio politics in the early days of Hollywood; a spectacular translation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's notorious novel.
The loved one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
A bemused would-be poet gets entangled with an unctuous cemetery entrepreneur, a mom-obsessed mortician and other bizarre characters.
Curse of the demon ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 234 libraries worldwide
When a psychologist's colleague is murdered, he denies that it is the work of the devil, until he himself becomes the next target.
Battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history.
Boomerang ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
A prosecutor's fight to prove the innocence of a man accused of a notorious murder. Based on a true story.
The twilight zone. Season 4 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.
Agricultural exhibitions Burlesque (Theater) Comedy films Country life Detective and mystery films Drama DVD-Video discs Elephants Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Film noir Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Hawaii Historical films Iowa Italy Lexicographers Lynching Manslaughter Man-woman relationships Military campaigns Mobs Murder--Investigation Musical films Musical films Musicals Nineteen forties Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941) Police Racketeering Romantic comedy films Scholars Sri Lanka Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Veterans Videocassettes Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films Western films Women singers World War (1939-1945)
Andrews, Carver Dana, 1909-1992
Andrews, Carver Dana 1909-1992 Vollständigere Namensform
Andrews, Dana, 1912-
Multiple languages (33)
No Linguistic content (18)