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Brown, Harry 1917-1986

Works: 90 works in 443 publications in 10 languages and 11,360 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Caper films  Crime films  Film remakes  War films  Fiction  Western films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Actor, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Ocean like his chances. All he asks is that his handpicked squad of 10 grifters and cons play the game like they have nothing to lose. If all goes right, the payoff will be a fat $150 million. All the gang of associates needs to do is stage heists at three major Las Vegas casinos - Bellagio, The Mirage, and the MGM Grand - simultaneously during a popular boxing event. The payoff, divided by 11, you do the math
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

44 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
A walk in the sun by Harry Brown( Book )

37 editions published between 1944 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of a 1944 novel on World War II which was made into a movie. It is the story of a platoon whose lieutenant is killed and the men must decide what to do. A realistic, understated tale of war by a screenwriter of some twenty movies
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II in Paris, an illegal refugee searches for the Gestapo agent responsible for his fiancée's death. Meanwhile, a singer attempts suicide after the death of her lover. The refugee prevents the singer's suicide and a romance is born, only to be plagued by his deportation and the growing Nazi threat in Europe
The virgin queen by Henry Koster( Visual )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In an effort to advance his ambition to sail to the New World on behalf of his beloved England, the future Sir Walter Raleigh enamors himself to the Queen. She initially rebuffs him, but he slowly wins her over--not just in business, but also in her heart. However, when he falls in love and marries one of her ladies-in-waiting, Raleigh enrages Elizabeth and risks everything he's fought for"--Container
The stars in their courses by Harry Brown( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet place to work by Harry Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sound of hunting, a play in three acts by Harry Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
The violent : new poems by Harry Brown( Book )

5 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For light verse, Brown has no peers among the younger writers, but his talent also strikes much deeper. His long narrative poem on Bunker Hill was a very distinguished performance which brought new life and meaning to a theme familiarity had tarnished. The present selection ranges from light-hearted lyrics of pre-war days to war poems based on Brown's first-hand experience in the Army. --New Directions
Wake of the Red Witch by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fighting seabees: A tough civilian construction man and a navy officer organize a work force to repair installations close to Japanese lines in World War II. The story of the formation of the U.S. Navy's construction corps. Wake of the Red Witch: Captain Ralls fights Dutch shipping magnate Mayrant Sidneye for the woman he loves, Angelique Desaix, and for a fortune in gold aboard the Red Witch
The beast in his hunger; poems by Harry Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of a decade by Harry Brown( Book )

5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiss tomorrow goodbye( Visual )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career criminal Ralph Cotter is a lowlife maniac who doesn't care about anything except his next 'kill.' After violently busting out from prison and murdering his partner, the cold-blooded mobster satisfies a pent-up lust for violence in an unstoppable and vicious crime spree. Dirty cops, Inspector Charles Webber, and Lieutenant John Reese try to strong-arm the fascinating creep, but he turns the table on them and blackmails them with the help of a crooked lawyer, Keith 'Cherokee' Mandon
Ocean's 11 : a novel by Dewey Gram( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As ex-con Danny Ocean gathers together a team to break into three profitable casinos and a highly protected vault, he must decide whether or not to trust his ex-wife, who is the current girlfriend of the casino owner they are trying to rob
Columbia Pictures film noir classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
4 film favorites Ocean's collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean's twelve (125 min.): Set three years after Ocean's 11, this sequel shows us Danny Ocean gathering up his complete gang of con artists and thieves from the first film in New York City before they all jet off to Amsterdam, Rome, and Paris to pull off three seperate heists. All the while, the boys must deal with increasing pressure from a very mad Terry Benedict, a dedicated Europol agent, and a mysterious French rival simply called Dinner Jacket
Between heaven & hell by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young self-centered Southern boy learns a great deal about life while serving in World War II
Artie Greengroin, Pfc by Harry Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sands of Iwo Jima
Alternative Names

controlled identityGreengroin, Artie, 1917-1986

controlled identityMcNab, Peter, 1917-1986

Brown, Harry Peter Jr 1917-1986

Brown, Harry Peter McNab 1917-1986

Brown, Harry Peter McNab, Jr. 1917-1986

Brown, Harry Peter M'Nab

Brown, Harry Peter M'Nab 1917-1986

Greengroin, Artie 1917-1986

Harry Brown Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1917-1986)

Harry Brown amerikansk manusforfattar

Harry Brown amerikansk manusförfattare

Harry Brown amerikansk manusforfatter

Harry Brown amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Harry Brown sceneggiatore e poeta statunitense

Harry Brown US-amerikanischer Drehbuch- und Romanautor

McNab, Peter 1917-1986

Гарри Браун

هری براون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

Sands of Iwo JimaMany rivers to crossOcean's 11 : a novelColumbia Pictures film noir classicsEl Dorado  REPLACED