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Garnett, Tay

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Most widely held works by Tay Garnett
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett( Visual )

86 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,585 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 )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 399 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 )

18 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 365 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

Gielgud, Samuel Fuller on the inter-relationship between cinema and the newspaper world, Howard Hawks on the making of To Have and Have Not, George Roy Hill on The Sting, and Fred Zinnemann on Floyd Crosby's photography of High Noon
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 277 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 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic look at the violence that shook America's past, this gritty series pays tribute to stoic gangbuster Eliot Ness and his incorruptible treasury agents as they battle organized crime in Chicago during the 1930s
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dial M for murder: Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice decides to murder his wife for her money and because she had an affair the year before. He blackmails an old college associate to strangle her, but when he dials a Mayfair exchange to set the plot in motion, his right number gets the wrong answer
The valley of decision( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 190 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 180 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 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 166 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."
Bataan Back to Bataan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 139 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 )

9 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 116 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 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anita (Loretta Young) falls for magician The Great Arturo (David Niven) and dumps her fiancé Donald Barnes (Broderick Crawford) to become the magician's wife and stage assistant. After a few years traveling the world with non-stop performances, Anita longs for the quiet life in a country farmhouse. Unnerved by her husband's flirting, tired of traveling and concerned about Arturo's dangerous escape stunts, Anita pulls a "disappearing act" of her own to force her husband to understand her feelings
S.O.S. Eisberg by Arnold Fanck( Visual )

9 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 96 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
Greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
Cause for alarm by Tay Garnett( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and German and held by 81 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 a letter he wrote to the district attorney in which he accuses them of plotting his murder
The naked city( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four segments from the New York based television series with Detective Adam Flint. A death of princes: A crooked detective blackmails a cashier, a prizefighter and a playboy into helping him steal the proceeds from a charity match. Debt of honor: A gambler gets in deep trouble with an underworld crime syndicate, triggering his wife to run away after she learns about his unsavory connections. The man who bit a diamond in half: A man discovers that his wife is involved with a gang of jewel thieves who plan to steal the world's largest uncut diamond. Murder is a face I know: A model husband and father massacres the crew of a cabin cruiser. Now his wife and son must face the fact that he's secretly a hit man for a gang lord
Stand in by Tay Garnett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 74 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
One way passage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 57 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?
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Directing : learn from the masters
Alternative Names
Garnett, Taylor

Garnett, Taylor 1894-1977

Garnett, William Taylor

Garnett, William Taylor 1894-1977

Tay Garnett American film director and writer

Tay Garnett Amerikaans filmregisseur

Tay Garnett amerikansk regissör

Tay Garnett cinéaste américain

Tay Garnett regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Tay Garnett US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Гарнетт, Тэй

تی گارنت فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

가넷, 테이 1894-1977


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