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Heller, Lukas 1930-1988

Overview
Works: 73 works in 275 publications in 7 languages and 7,023 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  History  Horror films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Lukas Heller, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lukas Heller
The flight of the Phoenix ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
What ever happened to baby Jane? by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a decaying Hollywood mansion, Jane Hudson, a former child star, and her sister Blanche, a movie queen forced into retirement after a crippling accident, live in virtual isolation
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strike force of violent criminals take on a combat mission under the training and leadership of a U.S. Army major (Lee Marvin)
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlotte was a Southern belle preparing to elope with her married lover-- until he was murdered. Now, 37 years later, she lives alone in her mansion, slowly going mad as she is haunted by the memory of the unsolved crime and tormented by the local townspeople who believe she killed him. But when her cousin comes to visit, the skeletons begin to tumble out of the closet-- and that's when the terror really begins
Robert Aldrich's Too late the hero ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The U.S. is launching a major naval operation in the South Pacific in the spring of 1942, and to ensure the battle plans remain secret, a Japanese radio installation must be destroyed. To accomplish this task, an American officer is ordered by his commander to join a squad of British misfits on a suicide mission against the facility
The killing of Sister George by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard drinking lesbian soap opera star Joan learns that the network is planning to kill off her character and that a BBC executive is out to seduce her lover Childie
Sapphire by Basil Dearden ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful female college student is found dead in a public park. The police soon discover that her murder may have been racially motivated
Monte Walsh a real western ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Facing a changing landscape where barbed wire and railways replace the freedom of the open range, Monte Walsh (Marvin) and his fellow cowboys consider new work opportunities, toy with the idea of 'settling down', and draw their pistols for one last showdown."--Container
Kelly's heroes by Brian G Hutton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kelly's heroes: World War II soldiers learn of a fortune of gold bars that the Germans have stashed in enemy territory, and decide to steal the loot
War classics Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 2. Commandos: "U.S. Army Sgt. Sullivan is in an against-all-odds war adventure about a group of misfit soldiers he trains to stage a daring mission in North Africa. The platoon is ordered to take over an Italian camp, but as soon as the American soldiers reach their target, all hell breaks loose when some unexpected twists get in the way of completing their mission." Eagles attack at dawn: This story "is centered on a rescue mission to retrieve Israeli commandos from a Syrian prison. The operation is a covert maneuver involving members of the Israeli Army and Security Services".--Container. Hitler's SS: portrait of evil: "An overall look at Hitler's regime, focusing in on two young brothers from Berlin who join the Nazi camp"--Container. Go for broke: "The 442nd Regimental Combat Team is honored due to its make-up of mostly Japanese-American volunteers who loyally and courageously fought in World War II against their homeland and in the name of the United States. In particular, the film focuses on Lt. Mike Grayson, who holds prejudices against his men; ideas that were prevalent about all Japanese-Americans at the time. But as he watches the valiant men selflessly engage in battle, the lieutenant's biases are slowly chipped away until they are completely dissolved by the end of the war"--Container
Monte Walsh the last cowboy ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monte Walsh and his friends are cowboys and bronco busters, plying their trade in the Wyoming Territory of 1892. The advancement of civilization has all but rendered Monte obsolete, but Monte doesn't want to change his ways. But with the corporate buy-ups of Wyoming land, Monte and his friends may be forced to move on
Damnation Alley ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a horrific nuclear assault, three soldiers band together in a special all-terrain land cruiser and head for Albany, NY, the only American city to be spared in the attack. As they travel through the post-nuke wastelands, they pick up a beautiful woman and an incorrigible teenager while battling mutant insects, packs of violent survivors, and brutal electrical storms that savage the already barren plains
The Flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane makes a forced landing in the Sahara. The challenge: survival. The tiny band from the plane fights off thirst, Arabs, treachery, declining morale and despair. Incredibly, the plane, like the legendary phoenix that rises from its own ashes, flies again
Was geschah wirklich mit Baby Jane? What ever happened to Baby Jane? ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zwei alternde Filmschauspielerinnen leben einsam in einem alten Hollywood-Anwesen. Baby Jane Hudson, ehemals ein erfolgreicher Kinderstar, kümmert sich um ihre verkrüppelte Schwester Blanche, selbst ein 30er Jahre Filmstar, die ihre Karriere nach einem Unfall beenden musste. Nun leben die beiden zusammen
Hitler's SS portrait in evil ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about two German brothers, torn apart by Nazi tyranny. One brother embraces Hitler's evil ideas, joins the SS and becomes a tool in the implementation of Hitler's diabolical plans. The other brother tries to cling desperately to his apolitcal, academic life in the face of unspeakable horror and impending doom!
The Dirty dozen the next mission ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The long-awaited sequel to one of the biggest box-office grossers ever. The dirty dozen are back--and dirtier than ever!
Monte Walsh ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the frontier is giving way to modern times, an aging cowboy takes to the trail to avenge the murder of his friend
Blue City ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After learning that his father, the mayor of Blue City, has been murdered, Billy Turner must track down the killer
What ever happened to Baby Jane ? Qu'est-il arrivé à Baby Jane ? by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an old mansion, two sisters live alone. One is Jane Hudson, once billed as "Baby Jane Hudson, the diminutive dancing Duse," a child star whose brief career lit up the lives of her doting parents. The other is Blanche, whose own career as an actress was cut tragically short by a crippling accident. Ever since that accident, Baby Jane has taken care of Blanche -- or has she?
The deadly trackers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After witnessing the brutal murder of his wife and son, a Texas lawman seeks revenge and relentlessly pursues the outlaws into Mexico where a deadly showdown awaits him
 
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Heller, Lucas 1930-1988
Languages
English (141)
French (14)
German (12)
Spanish (10)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
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