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Widmark, Richard

Overview
Works: 557 works in 1,371 publications in 5 languages and 21,139 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film noir  Crime films  Biography  Detective and mystery films  Western films  Fiction  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Author, Creator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Widmark
Judgment at Nuremberg by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

36 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

79 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,00-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
How the West was won by John Ford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows three generations of one family and their struggles in the West
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

21 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption
Against all odds by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Widmark is the humane cavalry officer in pursuit of three hundred starving Cheyenne Indians trekking back to their homeland
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
Night and the city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

19 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and French and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
No way out by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young African-American doctor operates on two white brothers brought in for gunshot wounds, it sets off a chain of violent confrontations between a vicious psychopath, his gang and the black community. Includes original theatrical trailer
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The Bedford incident by Mark Rascovich( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nerve-racking suspense surrounds The Bedford incident, the tale of a U.S. naval vessel on a routine NATO patrol that ends up in a freakish showdown with a Russian submarine"--Container
Don't bother to knock by Roy Baker( Visual )

14 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful babysitter begins an affair with one of the guests in the hotel where she is a live-in babysitter. But when the child she cares for interrupts their lovemaking, the sitter becomes a dangerous madwoman
Once upon a Texas train( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and put him behind bars. Twenty years later, upon his release, Henry is older but unrepentant."--Container
Coma by Michael Crichton( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor at a Boston hospital becomes suspicious when healthy young people undergoing routine operations are mysteriously slipping into irreversible comas
Madigan by Don Siegel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran New York City detective is given only a few hours to track down a vicious killer
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
The street with no name( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to unravel a crime, FBI Inspector Briggs sends his best agent undercover to penetrate the inner circle of the notorious Stiles gang. Everything goes according to plan, until an informant inside the police department tips off Stiles
Yellow sky by William A Wellman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of robbers are running from the law, and they find an almost abandoned town. An old prosecutor and his granddaughter have been living there. Realizing that they have gold, the robbers have a plan of taking it, but one robber turns against them
The Spencer Tracy legacy a tribute by Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart considered Spencer Tracy to be Hollywood's best actor. "He makes you believe he is what he is playing," Bogey once said. Katharine Hepburn, Tracy's beloved companion of 25 years, compares him to "a baked potato, It's pure. It's of the earth. And it's dependable. That was Spencer." Hepburn hosts this salute featuring clips from Captains courageous, Bad day at Black Rock, Adam's rib and other Tracy hits alongside reminiscences from Frank Sinatra, Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Taylor and more stars. This program follows Tracy's stellar career from brash young man blazing with talent to old lion showing new stars how it's done
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Judgment at Nuremberg
Alternative Names
Richard Widmark acteur amricain

Richard Widmark aktor amerykański

Richard Widmark Amerikaans filmacteur

Richard Widmark attore statunitense

Richard Widmark US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Richard Widmark yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Уидмарк, Ричард

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The AlamoHow the West was wonPickup on South StreetAgainst all oddsCheyenne autumnNight and the cityThe Bedford incidentDon't bother to knock