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Dekker, Albert 1905-1968

Overview
Works: 155 works in 413 publications in 5 languages and 11,240 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Western films  Historical films  Film noir  Made-for-TV movies  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. This film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
East of Eden by Elia Kazan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

49 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked girl, who is abruptly killed by thugs. Almost killed himself, the detective tries to solve the murder
Kiss me deadly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While driving down a lonely road late one evening, Hammer picks up a beautiful blonde hitchhiker, dressed in nothing but a raincoat. At first, Hammer assumes that the incoherent girl is an escaped lunatic; his mind is changed for him when he and the girl are abducted by two thugs. The men torture the girl to death as the semiconscious Hammer watches helplessly. He himself escapes extermination when the murderers' car topples off a cliff and he is thrown clear. Seeking vengeance, Hammer tries to discover the secret behind the girl's murder
The furies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
Ten blocks on the Camino Real by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a fictional Latin American country populated by a worn-out Casanova, a nostalgic Camille, and a disillusioned Byron, Tennessee Williams' allegorical one-act play stars Martin Sheen as an American G.I. named Kilroy, an ex-boxer with the soul of a poet
Wake Island( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault."
Suddenly, last summer by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and German and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin at the hands of cannibals. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death."--Container
In old California by William McGann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome, two-fisted pharmacist moves from Boston to Sacramento during the gold rush. Although he endears himself to the community by acting as a doctor, he tangles with the towns unscupulous political bosses. He becomes engaged to a wealthy woman from San Francisco, but discovers in the end that he loves the local dance hall singer
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
As young as you feel( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hodges works a hand press at an ACME Printing Company and is forced to retire when he turns sixty-five. When it is discovered that no one at the company knows the parent company's president, John decides to dye his hair and mustache, and gives a convincing impersonation to the executive officers to ignore the mandatory retirement clause. John soon finds himself giving a creditable speech on the dignity of man and gaining national attention to an outmoded retirement policy
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from the Alamo: A soldier delegated to escape the Alamo, the famous besieged fort, is labeled a coward and a deserter, and instead of defending himself, he sets out to gain revenge on a band of renegades
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper
Classic war collection : 4 movie marathon.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake Island: A handful of U.S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Ernest Hemingway's the killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insurance investigator digs up crime, betrayal, and a beautiful, double-crossing woman behind an ex-fighter's (and current gas-station attendant's) death
Once upon a honeymoon by Leo McCarey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light comedy adventure about a charming journalist who saves a naive American woman from the clutches of her vicious Nazi husband
These thousand hills by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humble cowboy borrows money from his dance-girl girlfriend to buy a ranch, and then breaks up with her for another woman. The cowboy then runs for political office, but he first has to join a posse to catch his best friend who turned rustler
Victor Saville presents Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly( Visual )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked girl, who is abruptly killed by thugs. Almost killed himself, the detective tries to solve the murder. Along the way, he is told to back off by the Feds, a bomb is placed in his car, a friend is killed, and he himself is beaten, drugged, and held hostage
 
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East of Eden
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Arthur Miller's Death of a salesmanMickey Spillane's Kiss me deadlyWake IslandIn old CaliforniaErnest Hemingway's The killersGreatest classic films collectionVictor Saville presents Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly
Alternative Names
Albert Dekker acteur américain

Albert Dekker actor, politician

Albert Dekker aktor i polityk amerykański

Albert Dekker Amerikaans acteur (1905-1968)

Albert Dekker amerikansk skådespelare

Albert Dekker amerikansk skodespelar

Albert Dekker amerikansk skuespiller

Albert Dekker ator

Albert Dekker attore statunitense

Albert Dekker pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Albert Dekker US-amerikanesche Politiker

Albert Dekker US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Politiker

Decker, Albert 1905-1968

Ecke, Albert van 1905-1968

Van Dekker, Albert 1905-1968

Деккер, Альберт

אלברט דקר

אלברט דקר שחקן אמריקאי

آلبرت دکر

آلبرت دکر بازیگر آمریکایی

ألبيرت ديكر سياسي أمريكي

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