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Muni, Paul 1895-1967

Overview
Works: 231 works in 560 publications in 9 languages and 8,430 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Crime films  Biographical films  Film noir  Fiction  Film remakes 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Speaker, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Visual )

38 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
Scarface by Brian De Palma( Visual )

93 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the Prohibition Era ... This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow"--Container
The Life of Emile Zola by William Dieterle( Visual )

25 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862 Paris, Emile Zola is barely scratching out a living writing muckraking articles about the poverty of the French people and the corruption of their leaders. Until "Nana," about the life of a prostitute, becomes a smash hit and turns Zola into a celebrity, champion of the people. As he churns out a string of similar books that make him quite rich, his old friend Paul Cezanne tells him "An artist should remain poor." His determined intervention in the Dreyfus Affair, at the request of Dreyfus's wife Lucie, results in "J'accuse!" his famous denunciation of the Army, and leads to a conviction for libel. He flees to England, where he remains until granted amnesty. Unfortunately, he dies before the news that Dreyfus was exonerated and reinstated to full rank can reach him. Indicative of the mores of its time, during the course of this clear story about institutionalized anti-Semitism, the word "Jew" is never mentioned. And while most Hollywood biographies must be taken with a grain--if not a handful--of salt, the film makes a reasonable effort at accuracy and completeness
I am a fugitive from a chain gang by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

23 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"World War I is over. Johnny has come marching home. But there's little fanfare and no meaningful work for one war vet. There's only the desperate life of an unjustly convicted fugitive. Twice he is sentenced to a chain gang. Twice he escapes. They can put his hands and feet in irons, but not his will to be free"--Container
Angel on my shoulder by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

48 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murdered gangster forms a pact with the devil in exchange for a temporary return to earth. A classic conflict of good, evil and love
A Song to remember by Charles Vidor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Polish-born Chopin refuses to perform for the Czarist governor, he and his mentor Prof. Eisner, flee to Paris. There, the handsome musician begins a stormy affair with the brilliant authoress George Sand, who encourages his composing. The liaison is threatened, however, when Chopin embarks on a concert to raise funds for Polish rebels, even though he's stricken with tuberculosis
Juarez by William Dieterle( Visual )

18 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and Portuguese and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three powerful men in Mexico, Benito Juarez, Napoleon III, and Emperor Maximilian, driven by political passions. And of a woman, Empress Carlota, driven to madness
The Story of Louis Pasteur( Visual )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Pasteur faces official censure and public indifference in his struggle with research to develop the vaccine and anti-toxin that will prevent anthrax and rabies
Commandos strike at dawn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erik Toresen, a simple Norwegian fisherman, finds his quiet coastal village shattered by the Nazi invasion. Untrained in the ways of war, the villagers use only their cold, sullen hatred as defense until Erik mobilizes the villagers and trains them to fight
Angel on my shoulder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murdered gangster forms a pact with the devil in exchange for a temporary return to earth in this classic conflict of good, evil and love
Bordertown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just on the other side of the California border you'll find it - the posh casino that's the Monte Carlo of the desert. There, enterprising Johnny Ramirez continues his up-from-the-barrio rise. And there, Marie Roark continues her desperate attempt to make Johnny hers, a gambit that includes murdering her naive hubby"--Container
Forbidden Hollywood. 4 pre-code classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strangers may kiss: A desperate lady is on a love trek across the continent
The last angry man( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old doctor in a Brooklyn slum is made the subject of a TV documentary
Black fury( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Radek, a likeable, hard-working coal miner, single-handedly takes on the Company against union problems, unsafe conditions and corruption. When his best friend is brutally murdered by the Company's henchmen, he decides to strike. He begins a lonely vigil deep in the coal mines, refusing to come out unless the Company gives their miners the privileges they deserve
Stranger on the prowl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disillusioned vagrant accidentally kills a shop owner. While on the lam, he befriends a young street urchin who suspects the police are after him for stealing milk from the same shop owner. The police pursue the two lost souls through the war-torn streets and buildings of an Italian port city. Produced independently in Italy due to the blacklisting of Losey and Barzman in the U.S, this version has their credits reinstated
The story of Louis Pasteur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the man who developed the vaccine and anti-toxin to prevent anthrax and rabies
Hollywood comedy legends : 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring a lineup of big Hollywood stars, these light-hearted productions feature the witty dialogue, slapstick humor and crazy antics from the golden age of cinema. Cherish the wisecracks, pratfalls and playful plot twists that lead to hilarious results in this one-of-a-kind collection that will make you say, 'They just don't make them like they used to ... '
Robert Lowell ; John Berryman by Robert Lowell( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American poets Robert Lowell and John Berryman read selections drawn from their own works. Some poems include introductory remarks
50 movie pack : Comedy Classics DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hours ofl laughter and fun on 12 DVDs
Angel on my shoulder( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When gangster Muni is killed by his double crossing partner, Muni sells his soul to the Devil so he can return to earth and get his revenge
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Life of Emile Zola
Alternative Names
Meier Weisenfreund, Meshilem 1895-1967

Muni, Paul 1895-1967

Paul Muni acteur américain

Paul Muni aktor amerykański

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Paul Muni amerikansk skådespelare

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Paul Muni amerikansk skuespiller

Paul Muni attore statunitense

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Paul Muni US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Pol Mjuni

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Wayzenfraynd, Muni

Wayzenfraynd, Muni 1895-1967

Weisenfreund, Muni

Weisenfreund, Muni 1895-1967

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I am a fugitive from a chain gangA Song to rememberThe Story of Louis Pasteur