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Wanger, Walter 1894-1968

Works: 193 works in 735 publications in 10 languages and 16,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Historical films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film noir 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, fmp, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Walter Wanger
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

46 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,327 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 )

64 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,875 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 )

53 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

29 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and French and held by 777 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 )

25 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 664 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 )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested for fatally beating an elderly widow, Barbara Graham, a vagrant prostitute and fast-living party girl, at first goads the police, refusing to answer their questions. But when an alleged accomplice turns state's evidence, Graham insists that she's innocent. Condemned by the press and the public, she is found guilty of murder and sentenced to die in the gas chamber. As her execution draws nearer, Graham desperately attempts to expose the truth and save her life against all odds. The background music is made up in its entirety of progressive jazz
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and Russian and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. That rainy night, he rescues delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, she 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 463 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
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ripped-from-the-headlines social-problem picture about inmates' rights that was inspired by a recent spate of uprisings in American prisons ... shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras"--Container
Scooby-Doo in Arabian nights by Marc Chagall( Visual )

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

Lavish epic of brother fighting brother to win political power and the love of a woman, mesmerizing Scheherazade, the fiery dancing girl who will prove to be one man's downfall and another's greatest reward
The Cocoanuts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 313 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
You only live once by Fritz Lang( Visual )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 250 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 )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. 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
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

20 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 232 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 200 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 161 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 143 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 107 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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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 amerikanesche Filmproduzent

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