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Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

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Most widely held works by Franz Waxman
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

96 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events. Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
Sunset Blvd. by Billy Wilder( Visual )

52 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,383 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
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

61 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery drama in which a timid young woman marries a troubled widower who is accused of murdering his first wife
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,407 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 1,150 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
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

24 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man wrongfully accused of his wife's murder escapes from prison to find the real killer
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,041 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 924 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 880 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 837 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 795 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 770 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
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and German and held by 709 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 World War II breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a group of American POWs are imprisoned the German POW camp: Stalag 17. When two prisoners are killed during an escape attempt, they suspect the opportunistic Holden of being the spy in their midst
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 654 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)
Mister Roberts by Thomas Heggen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and German and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Philadelphia story
The Philadelphia storyWoman of the yearBride of FrankensteinThe nun's storyStalag 17FuryMister Roberts
Alternative Names
d’Alba, José, 1906-1967

D'Alba, José.

d'Alba, José, 1906-1967

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, 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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