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Goodis, David 1917-1967

Overview
Works: 187 works in 672 publications in 11 languages and 4,818 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery stories  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Pictorial works  Film noir  Gangster films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Other, Conceptor, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PS3513.O499, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Goodis
 
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Most widely held works by David Goodis
Five novels of the 1940s & 50s by David Goodis( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects five crime novels of David Goodis all dealing with unfortunate people and dark doomed settings
Shoot the piano player by David Goodis( Book )
42 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I flashbacks mindes en ensom og desillusioneret barpianist sin tragiske livshistorie, da han efter mange år opsøges af sin broder, der er på flugt og jages af professionelle lejemordere
Nightfall : a novel by David Goodis( Book )
20 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Vanning has an identity crisis. Is he an innocent artist who just happens to have some very dangerous people interested in him? Or is he a killer on the lam from his last murder-with a satchel worth over $300,000 in tow?
The burglar by David Goodis( Book )
18 editions published between 1953 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )
24 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogart plays Vincent Parry, a man wrongly accused of murdering his wife, who escapes from prison to prove his innocence. He seeks some illicit plastic surgery to transform his features and, while recuperating in a young artist's (Bacall) apartment, begins to fall in love with her
Dark passage by David Goodis( Book )
18 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After successful plastic surgery on his face, a man wrongly convicted of murder hides out in an apartment in San Francisco. Tension builds in this tale of a fugitive hiding from the law as he feverishly works to prove his innocence
Street of no return : a novel by David Goodis( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Street of No Return, we meet the pathetic figure of Whitey. Once upon a time Whitey was a crooner with a million-dollar voice and a standing invitation from any woman who heard him use it. Until he had the bad luck to fall for Celia. And then nothing would ever be the same
The wounded and the slain by David Goodis( Book )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To save his disintegrating marriage, James Bevan takes his wife to Jamaica--but will the island vacation bring them redemptionor death?
Black Friday by David Goodis( Book )
34 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A doomed man [sorts] his way among the perverse loyalties of a criminal 'family.'"--Cover
The moon in the gutter by David Goodis( Book )
24 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blonde on the street corner by David Goodis( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in English and French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cassidy's girl by David Goodis( Book )
24 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )
30 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un pianiste de bar voit sa vie bouleversée par des gangsters
Of tender sin by David Goodis( Book )
9 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in French and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Friday and other stories by David Goodis( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night squad by David Goodis( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night squad by David Goodis( Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of missing persons by David Goodis( Book )
16 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nightfall ; Down there ; Dark passage ; The moon in the gutter by David Goodis( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Street of no return by Samuel Fuller( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keith Carradine stars as a former pop star who had it all until he fell in love with the wrong gangster's girl and had his throat cut for his sins. Now a drifter, he lives in a haze of amnesia, alcohol and misery until one day he rediscovers himself and a chance for vengeance
 
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Alternative Names
Goodis, David
Goodis, David Loeb
Goodis, David Loeb 1917-1967
グーディス, デイヴィッド
グーディス, デビッド
Languages
English (181)
French (122)
Spanish (21)
German (11)
Catalan (5)
Chinese (4)
Italian (4)
Japanese (2)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
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