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Garnett, Tay

Works: 260 works in 583 publications in 6 languages and 6,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Gangster television programs  Television crime shows  Interviews  Action and adventure films  War films  Romance films  Biography 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Performer, Scenarist, Restager , Editor, Film editor, Production personnel, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Tay Garnett
Most widely held works by Tay Garnett
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

64 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Chambers (John Garfield) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Smith (Cecil Kellaway) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Lana Turner). In a matter of minutes, Frank and Cora fall in love, and plot to murder Nick. Eventually wedding bells ring, the body count rises, and the gavel slams-of course, nothing ever goes as planned. Part of what makes the film noir is watching the characters react, as their plans are derailed one by one
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
Bataan by Tay Garnett( Visual )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bataan realistically shows the tensions, the ugly hardships and the ultimate heroism of a small patrol of American and Filipino fighting men in 1942. Their task is to destroy a strategic bridge in a last-ditch battle against Japan's capture of the Philippines. No run-of-the-millitary war movie, Bataan is a stirring tribute to all who believe, in the words of one of the heroes, that "it doesn't matter where a man dies so long as he dies for freedom."
Directing : learn from the masters by Tay Garnett( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directing: Learn from the Masters is an encyclopedia of the modes and philosophies of some of the world's greatest motion picture directors. It will serve as a unique working textbook for students of cinema and film production, while historians will appreciate the first-hand accounts of Clarence Brown on working with Maurice Tourneur, Federico Fellini on the importance of the music of Nino Rota to his films, Bryan Forbes' reminiscences of Dame Edith Evans and John
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emperor waltz: an American salesman melts the heart of a Viennese countess amidst Strauss waltzes and lush scenery
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: The Maltese falcon: Some high-living lowlifes want to get their hands on a bejeweled falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why and find out who will take the fall for his partner's murder. The big sleep: L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and ends up wearing out his gumshoes trailing murderers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich and more
The valley of decision( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steel separates 1873 Pittsburgh into rich and poor, master and worker, powerful and powerless. On one side is Paul Scott, the progressive son of a steel mill owner. On the other is Mary Rafferty, daugher of an imbittered laborer who was crippled in a mill accident. When Mary takes a post as a housemaid at the Scott mansion, she and Paul fall desperately in love. But a bloody strike may tear the city - and the lovers - apart
The untouchables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vintage series, set in Prohibition-era Chicago, pits the maverick lawmen known as "The untouchables" against mobsters holding court against any and all challengers. Federal agent Eliot Ness and his men, who were responsible for Al Capone's downfall, now go after Frank Nitti, Capone's main enforcer, as well as a slew of other mobsters and incorrigibles
Mark Twain's a Connecticut yankee in king Arthur's court( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about a turn-of-the-century blacksmith who is knocked unconscious and awakens in sixth-century Camelot
John Wayne an American icon : 5 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Navy officer falls in love in "Seven sinners." A moonshiner must struggle with his family's past in "The shepherd of the hills." In a rags-to-riches tale of frindship, love and power are brought together in "Pittsburgh." In one of his most unusual roles ever, John Wayne portrays Genghis Khan in "The conqueror." An American Air Force colonel is assigned to escort defecting Soviet pilot Anna in "Jet pilot."
Bataan Back to Bataan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to Bataan: Following the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in 1942, stranded American soldiers organize an underground resistance movement
Mrs. Parkington( Visual )

6 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susie Graham was working in her mother's boarding house when she met millionaire Augustus Parkington and became his wife. Now the 84-year-old family matriarch, Mrs. Parkington looks back on the decades of her family's ups and downs
Eternally yours( Visual )

17 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loretta Young deserts her magician husband due to the boredom of their shiftless life and marries another man, realizing her true feelings for him only when she thinks he has drowned
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife Vs. Secretary (1936)
S.O.S. Eisberg by Arnold Fanck( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorer Karl Lorenz is stranded on a steadily eroding iceberg. A rescue crew reaches him only to become stranded themselves. When his wife arrives, she crashes her plane and is stranded too. They soon battle the elements and hope for a miracle
Stand in by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a New York bank sends stuffy, bookish Atterbury Dodd to Hollywood to take over the reins of floundering Colossal Studios, the film community eyes the newcomer with thinly-veined amusement. Colliding with Hollywood eccentrics, Dodd uncovers a conspiracy to scuttle the studio and he enlists an unlikely pair of allies who unite to save Colossal Studios
Cause for alarm( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dillusional and ill husband is convinced his wife and best friend are trying to kill him. When his wife accidentally shoots him, she must retrieve aletter he wrote to the district attorney in which he accuses them of plotting his murder
One way passage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seas are calm and the ship is sturdy, but the shipboard romance is doomed. Dan does not know that Joan is dying of an incurable disease. Joan does not know Dan is a convicted murderer en route to San Quentin. Still, they have four weeks to find happiness in each other's arms. Or will Dan forsake the love of a lifetime for his own life, using the vessel's Honolulu layover as a chance to escape the law?
Cheers for Miss Bishop by Tay Garnett( Visual )

9 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman, fresh from college, arrives in a midwestern town intent on making a difference in the lives of her students and does so for the next 50 years
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Alternative Names
Garnett, Taylor

Garnett, Taylor 1894-1977

Garnett, William Taylor

Garnett, William Taylor 1894-1977

Tay Garnett Amerikaans filmregisseur

Tay Garnett amerikansk regissr

Tay Garnett cinaste amricain

Tay Garnett regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Tay Garnett US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Гарнетт, Тэй

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BataanDirecting : learn from the mastersGreatest classic films collectionMark Twain's a Connecticut yankee in king Arthur's courtEternally yoursCause for alarm