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Wanger, Walter 1894-1968

Overview
Works: 188 works in 690 publications in 10 languages and 16,054 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Comedy films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, fmp, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Wanger
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

36 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

62 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. When Caesar visits Egypt, Cleopatra gains control by ousting her brother with his help. She marries Caesar, and bears him the son fate had previously denied him. Joining him in Rome--to ensure that the boy takes his rightful place after his father--her plans are thwarted when Caesar is assassinated and she must flee. Years later Marc Antony, proconsul of the eastern half of the empire, seeks an alliance with Egypt to impede Octavian's quest to become Emperor. Cleopatra and Antony become lovers and form a military alliance, but are forced to retreat after losing a major naval battle at Actium. Avoiding capture and disgrace, they take their own lives
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

50 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Miles Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter sent to Europe to cover a peace conference falls in love with a diplomat's daughter, but discovers that her father is the head of a Nazi spy ring
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and French and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain
Joan of Arc by Christian Duguay( Visual )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan of Arc, a 15th-century French peasant girl rouses a nation and inspires the world with her faith and bravery. Fiercely believing that she is directed by God, Joan triumphantly leads an army into battle against the British, who are driven from France. When a new king is crowned, Joan's influence grows and makes him wary of her power, ultimately betraying her to martyrdom
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screen adaptation of the dramatic events in the life of a "B-Girl," Barbara Graham, which led to a sensational murder trial and afterwards, her execution
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

20 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and Russian and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. One rainy night, he rescues the delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, Kitty lets Chris establish her in an apartment (with his shrewish wife's money). There, Chris paints masterpieces; but Johnny sells them under Kitty's name, with disastrous and ironic results
The long voyage home by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
Scooby-Doo in Arabian nights by Marc Chagall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After unsuccessfully attempting to overthrow the lawful regime of Haroun-al-Raschid, his brother, the Caliph of Bagdad, Kamar al Zaman, is sentenced to 'the slow death.' Seven days later, however, Kamar still lives, but before Haroun can give him to a merciful death, he makes his escape with the help of his followers. During the ensuing battle, Haroun is wounded and his troops are defeated. He is later found by Sherazade [i.e. Scheherazade?], a poor dancing girl who is the object of Kamar's unwanted affections, and Ali Ben Ali, an acrobat. In order to protect the injured Haroun, Ali places his royal ring on the finger of a dead rebel, and mistakenly believing his brother is dead, the people proclaim Kamar the new Caliph. He is unable to place Sherazade [i.e. Scheherazade?] on the throne beside him, however, as her circus has gone into hiding. Meanwhile, Haroun is nursed back to health by Sherazade [i.e. Scheherazade?] and Ali, with only the young acrobat knowing his true identity. The circus troupe then learns of Kamar's accession to the throne, but rather than being brought to the new Caliph, Sherazade and the circus performers are sold into slavery by the Captain, who had been ordered by Nadan, the Grand Vizier and Kamar's closest advisor, to kill the dancer. Kamar learns of the Captain's actions and goes in search of his love, while Nadan alone knows that Sherazade and the others are in the hands of slave trader
The Cocoanuts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Marx Brothers comedy with Groucho as a hotel owner, Chico and Harpo as con men and Margaret Dumont as a wealthy matron
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensational and high-octane but economically constructed drama set in a maximum-security penitentiary. Shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras
You only live once by Fritz Lang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ill-fated young couple are separated when he is put in prison for a crime he didn't commit
The trail of the lonesome pine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the backwoods of the Blue Ridge Mountains, two men are caught in the middle of a bitter feud between the Toliver and Falin families while fighting for the romantic attention of a beautiful woman
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. It seemed as if Tulsa became the oil capital of the world virtually overnight, but at what cost? Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself.--Container
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas rangers: Two down-on-their-luck former outlaws volunteer to be Texas Rangers and find themselves assigned to bring in an old friend, now a notorious outlaw
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Duck soup by Marx Brothers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on their Broadway hit. The film--one of the first full talkies--takes place in a hotel with owner Groucho out to grab every dollar
Lost Moment( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An energetic American publisher is in search of the lost love letters of an early ninteenth century poet. Under a false name, Lewis rents a room in a mansion from Juliana Borderau, a former lover of the dead writer. Overseeing the eerie mansion is Juliana's near-psychotic niece, Tina, who mistrusts the publisher from the very onset. It soon becomes clear to Lewis that the mansion harbors horrible secrets, however, he intends to collect the lost letters at any cost
 
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Alternative Names
Feuchtwanger, W.

Feuchtwanger, W. 1894-1968

Feuchtwanger, W. (Walter), 1894-1968

Feuchtwanger, Walter.

Feuchtwanger, Walter 1894-1968

Walter Wanger Amerikaans filmproducent (1894-1968)

Walter Wanger producteur de films américaine

Walter Wanger productor de cine estadounidense

Walter Wanger productor de cinema estatunidenc

Walter Wanger produttore cinematografico statunitense

Walter Wanger US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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CleopatraInvasion of the body snatchersI want to live!Scooby-Doo in Arabian nightsThe trail of the lonesome pine