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North, Alex

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Most widely held works by Alex North
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Mike Nichols( Visual )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A freewheeling, headlong slide into the corrosive hell of a marriage twisted by years of hatred and humiliation
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vietnam. 1965. Un pinchadiscos de la radio, Adrian Cronauer, es enviado a Saigón para trabajar en la emisora del ejército norteamericano
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

26 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willy Loman (Dustin Hoffman) has spent his entire working life as a struggling travelling salesman, living under the illusion that he and his family are destined for success. In order to cope with his failures Willy lives in the past and begins to lose touch with reality. Willy's life takes a tragic turn when he is fired from his long-time job forcing him to live on handouts from his old friend Charlie (Charles Durning). His depression worsense as he comes to terms with life around him - his eldest son Biff (John Malkovich) is an unemployed kleptomaniac and younger son Happy (Stephen Lang) is a cynical womaniser. Willy feels particularly guilty about an affair wich has dictanced him from Biff. A broken man, Willy contemplates suicide rather than face the reality that his life has been a failure ... (Quelle: Umschlag)
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

39 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of cowboys and a young divorcee meet in the Nevada desert to try to find new lives
Irving Stone's The agony and the ecstasy by Carol Reed( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pope Julius II commissions Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the artist initially refuses. Virtually forced to do the job by Julius, he later destroys his own work and flees Rome. Eventually resumed, the project becomes a battle of wills fueled by the artistic and temperamental differences that form the core of this movie
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Recording )

28 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a little man, his wife and sons caught in a reality that knows no escape
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer by Martin Ritt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills out of forbidden-love and battle-of-the-sexes
The bad seed( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother makes the tortuous discovery that her cherubic eight year old daughter harbors an innate desire to kill
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When teachers at an exclusive girls school discipline a vindictive girl, she slanderously accuses them of lesbianism and the teachers find that the lie is hard to disprove
Under the volcano by Malcolm Lowry( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
The dead by John Huston( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabriel and Gretta Conroy are enjoying a holiday party when Gretta begins to have poignant memories of a former lover who is deceased. Gabriel begins to see his life in an entirely new light with the shattering revelation of Gretta's secret past
John Huston's wise blood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Army war veteran Hazel Motes may not be a believing Christian, but he somehow makes observations about the state of a run-down country church and understands that there are ridiculous frauds on the streets. When a cab driver insists he looks like a preacher in his new hat, Hazel takes on the part. He starts his own new Church of Truth, without the crucified Jesus. His first disciple is an 18-year old simpleton with a 'prophetic gift.'
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and German and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland in this true-life story
John Grisham's The rainmaker by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and German and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the traditional puffs of white smoke that signal the selection of the next Pope. But this time, much more is at stake. The new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world hovering on the edge of nuclear nightmare
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

49 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taylor stars as the ambitious queen of Egypt whose involvement with Marc Anthony and Julius Caesar led to her eventual downfall and suicide
Lost in the stars( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Kumalo, a black South African minister, searches the unfamiliar back alleys and shanty towns of Johannesburg for his son, Absalom. But Kumalo's unwavering faith is put to the test when he finds Absalom in jail facing a capital murder charge. Courage, dignity, and sacrifice fall prey to the whirlwind of racist hypocrisy and hollow justice in Absalom's trial. Absalom's reunion and reconciliation with this father, his jail house marriage to his pregnant sweetheart, and his heroic determination to tell the truth set the stage for a tragic climax
The Very best of the Righteous Brothers : unchained melody by Righteous Brothers( Recording )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn to play a piano solo of "Unchained melody" without reading music
 
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A. North

Alex North americký hudební skladatel

Alex North americký hudobný skladateľ

Alex North Amerikaans componist (1910-1991)

Alex North amerikansk komponist

Alex North amerikansk kompositör

Alex North compositeur américain

Alex North compositore statunitense

Alex North US-amerikanischer Komponist

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North, Alex

Soifer, Isadore.

Soifer, Isadore 1910-1991

Άλεξ Νορθ

Алекс Норт

אלכס נורת'

أليكس نورث ملحن أمريكي

آلکس نورث آهنگساز آمریکایی

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