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Dreier, Hans 1885-1966

Works: 250 works in 270 publications in 2 languages and 5,222 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Fiction  Biography  Comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: ard, Author, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Hans Dreier
Most widely held works by Hans Dreier
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories
The uninvited( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price. Soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night--this gothic Hollywood classic has it all
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
I married a witch by Ren Clair( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a witch who was burned at the stake 300 years ago. She plans to take revenge by marrying the descendent of her persecutors and ruining his political aspirations, but doesn't count on falling in love!
Ministry of fear by Fritz Lang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to London after being released from a mental institution, Stephen Neale stops at a seemingly innocent village fair, after which he finds himself caught in the web of a sinister underwould with possible Nazi connections
Design for living by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
The major and the minor by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
So proudly we hail!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the lives of three U.S. Army nurses who leave San Francisco for their tour of duty in Hawaii in December 1941. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes their destination, and their lives. Led by Lt. Janet Davidson, the nurses are sent to Bataan, in the Philippines. Faced with untested nurses, the group quickly become battle-weary veterans. When Bataan falls, the American forces flee to the offshore island of Corregidor, where they find the Japanese assault just as intense
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Gerry, a married New York couple who are on the skids, financially and romantically. With Tom hot on her trail, Gerry takes off for Florida on a mission to solve the pair's money troubles, which she accomplishes in a highly unorthodox manner
The docks of New York by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roughneck stoker Bill Roberts gets into all sorts of trouble during a brief shore leave when he falls hard for Mae, a wise and weary dance-hall girl
The Claudette Colbert collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Three-cornered moon, 1933) Laughter is the best medicine in tough times, and that is certainly the case for Elizabeth and her three brothers who are forced to find work after their eccentric family's fortune is lost. (Maid of Salem, 1937) Inspired by the true-life Salem witch trials, an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk during one of the most notorious periods in American history. (I met him in Paris, 1937) All is fair in love and fashion as a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy, and a hometown boy. (Bluebeard's eight wife, 1938) The daughter of a destitute aristocrat is determined to teach her millionaire groom a lesson when she learns that their wedding day is not his first trip down the aisle. (No time for love, 1943) A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer, but the picture is not pretty when he loses his job and she hires him to be her assistant. (The egg and I, 1947) A new bride reluctantly says "I do" to her husband's plan to leave their life in the city and raise chickens on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization
The Barbara Stanwyck collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Copper Canyon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days after the Civil War, Johnny, a vaudeville sharpshooter, tries to outrun his past as a hero in the Confederate Army. But when some ex-Confederate miners need protection from Unionists and corrupt lawmen who run Copper Canyon, Johnny decides to fight for justice. Along the way he wins the heart of a local beauty
Dashiell Hammett's the glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman kills her wealthy aunt in a row over the woman's boyfriend; another man protects the woman from prosecution in return for her agreement to marry him; eighteen years later the boyfriend returns and the woman openly renews her romance with him
King of Chinatown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mob leader Frank Baturin controls all illicit operations in Chinatown. He is toppled from power by two members of his own mob, and left for dead, but is saved by a dedicated Chinese-American doctor. In gratitude, Baturin turns over his fortune to a Chinese war relief fund
Beat the devil My favorite brunette( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite brunette: Baby photographer Ronnie Jackson is on death row, telling reporters how he got there: it all started when he agreed to keep an eye on his detective neighbor's office, but when thea bombshell baroness showed up asking "detective" Ronnie to help her find her baron uncle, well, it's a long and hilarious story. Can Ronnie beat the murder rap -- and will he get the girl?
Die Elektrizitätsversorgung im Übergang zur Atomenergie by Hans Dreier( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Dreier, Hanns 1885-1966

Hans Dreier

Hans Dreier german art director

Hans Dreier scenografo tedesco

Ганс Дрейер

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