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Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

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Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

104 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbors while confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. When he suspects that a salesman may have murdered his nagging, invalid wife, Jeffries enlists the help of his stunning socialite girlfriend to investigate the suspicious chain of events
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

46 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Sunset Blvd. by Billy Wilder( Visual )

53 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him in a scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

64 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

34 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

23 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-to-do wallflower Lina McLaidlaw is in love, perhaps in danger. She suspects that Johnnie Aysgarth, the playboy who swept into her life and married her, is a murderer and that she may be his next victim
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it
Rebecca by Franz Waxman( )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groucho and Chico are working in a sanatorium. We are asked to believe that the Brothers are more interested in saving the sanatorium from bankruptcy than in the racetrack next door. Groucho, in reality a horse doctor, is hypochondriac Margaret Dumont's personal physician ('Marry me and I'll never look at another horse'). Chico is a loyal employee and his friend Harpo is a jockey. A highlight is an encounter in which Chico systematically fleeces Groucho
The Spirit of St. Louis by Wei de er( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From barnstormer to flying-circus wing walker to air-mail pilot, Charles Augustus Lindbergh assaulted the beckoning skies like a lovestruck kid. On May 21, 1927, his affair with the air propelled him into 20th-century legend. That day he landed his single-engine plane at Le Bourget Field outside Paris, following takeoff 33 1/2 hours earlier from Roosevelt Field, New York
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II, the line of command breaks down in a sub that is stalking a Japanese destroyer that sank the captain's former command
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

30 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blend of comedy and drama showing the monotonous yet anxiety filled existence of the inmates of a German prisoner-of-war camp in World War II, as they discover that they have a spy in their midst
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and German and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Fury by Fritz Lang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Di passaggio dalla cittadina di Strad, Joe Wilson viene ingiustamente accusato del sequestro di una ragazzina: prima rischierà il linciaggio per poi trasformarsi in un ossessivo vendicatore. (Mereghetti)
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him in a scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and German and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
 
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The Philadelphia story
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The Philadelphia storyWoman of the yearBride of FrankensteinStalag 17The nun's storyFuryMister Roberts
Alternative Names
d’Alba, José, 1906-1967

D'Alba, José.

d'Alba, José, 1906-1967

Franz Wachsmann

Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Franz Waxman compositeur de musique de films, chef d'orchestre

Franz Waxman compositore tedesco naturalizzato statunitense

Franz Waxman Duits componist (1906-1967)

Franz Waxman German film composer

Franz Waxman tysk komponist

Franz Waxman tysk kompositör

Vaksman, F. 1906-1967

Wachsman, F.

Wachsmann, F.

Wachsmann, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Wachsmann , Franz

Wachsmann, Franz 1906-1967

Waxman.

Waxman, F. 1906-1967

Waxman, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Waxman Franck 1906-1967

Waxman, Franek.

Waxman, Frank.

Waxman Frank 1906-1967

Waxman, Franz

Waxmann, Franz 1906-1967

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弗朗茨·沃克斯曼

法蘭茲·威克斯曼

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