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Pichel, Irving 1891-1954

Overview
Works: 211 works in 533 publications in 3 languages and 5,465 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Christmas films  History  Biography  Church history  Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Author, Actor, Film editor, Performer, Editor, Commentator, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all-- man
Martin Luther ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and German and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the life of Martin Luther, showing how his theological clash with the Roman Catholic Church resulted in the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Germany. Filmed in West Germany
Oliver Twist by William Joyce Cowen ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A workhouse orphan is forced into criminal activities in this early version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. The terrible Fagin leads the underworld gang of London pickpockets who are determined to keep Oliver in their evil grasp
A Christmas wish ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
Pre-code Hollywood collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hot Saturday: A small-town girl spends the night with a family friend in defiance of her mother, who has accused her of sleeping with the town playboy. The Code forbade seduction scenes and disapproved of the scenes in which a group of young people drive to the playboy's lakeside lodge for a drinking party that leads to worse
She ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Randolph Scott leads an expedition into the uncharted arctic in search of a mythical fountain of youth in She. Stranded in the frigid wilderness, Leo and his companions (Nigel Bruce and Helen Mack) stumble onto a colony of ferocious cave dwellers, guardians of Kor, a fantastic subterranean lost kingdom wherein lies the secret to eternal life"--Container
Modern theatres by Irving Pichel ( Book )
4 editions published between 1920 and 1925 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great Rupert ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
Deanna Durbin sweetheart collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The girl they call "Winnipeg's Sweetheart," Deanna Durbin, captured the hearts of movie fans everywhere with her irresistible charm and golden voice. From her debut film in 1936 to the release of her last film in 1947, Deanna was an international superstar and box-office sensation. Then at the height of her fame, she walked away from Hollywood forever. Now her movie magic lives on in this special 6-film set, The Deanna Durbin Sweetheart Pack. This rare treasure includes some of her best-loved films, including The Academy Award nominated Three Smart Girls; First Love, a modern riff on the classic Cinderella story; It Started with Eve, a tender-hearted musical farce; Lady on a Train, a crazy who-done-it; and Can't Help Singing, the film that takes Deanna out to the Old West in search of romance and adventure
The miracle of the bells ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young aspiring actress dies after making her first movie. Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the body of the actress, who died after making her first and only film, back to her hometown to be buried. To arouse public interest, and to get the reluctant studio head to release the film, he asks all the local churches to ring their bells for three days
Tomorrow is forever ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent, and Natalie Wood star in a moving, romantic drama about a soldier, previously thought lost in action, who returns years later to find his wife remarried
Quicksand by Irving Pichel ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A law-abiding citizen "borrows" a few dollars to go out on a date. As fast as quicksand, his first minor criminal act turns into a tragedy
Destination Moon by Irving Pichel ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American inventor gets private backing to build a rocket so that the U.S. can reach the moon before the Russians. The public, fearful of radiation from their engine, initially protests, but the inventors take off anyway, and in the end become heroes. Also includes short previews for The Hideous Sun Demon; Flight to Mars; Invaders from Mars; Rocketship X-M; and Plan 9 from Outer Space
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 102 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
On building a theatre; stage construction and equipment for small theatres, schools and community buildings by Irving Pichel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Peabody and the mermaid ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Things seem to be going swimmingly for Mr. Peabody, then one day his life takes a whimsical turn. While fishing, he snags a beautiful mermaid. In a flight of youthful fancy, the stodgy Bostonian falls for the mermaid and takes her to a pond at his villa. The seemingly harmless crush creates all sorts of comical mix-ups! When Mr. Peabodyâ‚‚s jealous wife's car is found aban+doned, the discovery leads the police to believe he bumped off his own wife!
Santa Fe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Southern brothers rob a fourth brother's train out west after the Civil War
Holiday collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four holiday favorites filled to the brim with heartwarming Christmas spirit
O.S.S ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cunning captain of an O.S.S. group is sent undercover into Nazi-occupied France to blow up a railway tunnel
She ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man leads a group of explorers looking for the legendary flame of life believed to bestow immorality; their quest becomes more dangerous when they are taken captive by a powerful queen
 
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English (237)
German (11)
Spanish (2)
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