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Dekker, Albert 1905-1968

Overview
Works: 141 works in 391 publications in 4 languages and 11,209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Western films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  History  Film noir  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Albert Dekker
 
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Most widely held works by Albert Dekker
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist assigned to write a series of articles on anti-semitism decides to pose as a Jew and finds out first-hand what it is like to be the victim of intolerance
John Steinbeck's East of Eden by Elia Kazan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked young woman who has escaped from a mental hospital. She is shortly afterward killed in a pre-arranged accident, which almost kills him too. That sets him to going about solving that murder, and having further encounters with other young women in the process
The furies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
Ten blocks on the Camino Real by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a fictional Latin American country populated by a worn-out Casanova, a nostalgic Camille, and a disillusioned Byron, Tennessee Williams' allegorical one-act play stars Martin Sheen as an American G.I. named Kilroy, an ex-boxer with the soul of a poet
Wake Island( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault."
Suddenly, last summer by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin at the hands of cannibals. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death."--Container
In old California by William McGann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome, two-fisted pharmacist moves from Boston to Sacramento during the gold rush. Although he endears himself to the community by acting as a doctor, he tangles with the towns unscupulous political bosses. He becomes engaged to a wealthy woman from San Francisco, but discovers in the end that he loves the local dance hall singer
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper
As young as you feel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hodges works a hand press at an ACME Printing Company and is forced to retire when he turns sixty-five. When it is discovered that no one at the company knows the parent company's president, John decides to dye his hair and mustache, and gives a convincing impersonation to the executive officers to ignore the mandatory retirement clause. John soon finds himself giving a creditable speech on the dignity of man and gaining national attention to an outmoded retirement policy
Classic war collection : 4 movie marathon.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake Island: A handful of U.S. Marines holdout against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
Once upon a honeymoon by Leo McCarey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienne, 1938. Katie O'Hara, une jeune chanteuse américaine, épouse un riche baron proche des nazis, ce qu'elle ignore. Pat O'Tool un journaliste mondain britannique qui enquête sur ce mariage, est séduit par Katie et commence à s'intéresser aux activités de son mari. Il décide alors de les suivre dans leur lune de miel à travers une Europe en guerre
Victor Saville presents Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly( Visual )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective gives a ride to a half-naked girl, who is abruptly killed by thugs. Almost killed himself, the detective tries to solve the murder. Along the way, he is told to back off by the Feds, a bomb is placed in his car, a friend is killed, and he himself is beaten, drugged, and held hostage
These thousand hills by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humble cowboy borrows money from his dance hall girlfriend to buy a ranch, and then breaks up with her for another woman. The cowboy then runs for political office, but he first has to join a posse to catch his best friend who turned rustler
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two friends, Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock, set off across the country in their beautiful new Corvette convertible, they never imagined the series of adventures in which they'd find themselves. As they drive from town to town, helping anyone who needs it, they traverse the country along the often dangerous highway known as Route 66
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ernest Hemingway's simple but gripping short tale "The Killers" is a model of economical storytelling. Two directors adapted it into unforgettably virile features: Robert Siodmak, in a 1946 film that helped define the noir style; and Don Siegel, in a brutal 1964 version that was intended for television but deemed too violent for home audiences and released theatrically instead. The first is poetic and shadowy, the second direct and harsh as daylight, but both get at the heart of Hemingway's existential classic."--Container
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

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

Experience shootouts, fights and escapades in these four classic Westerns and see how the West was really won
 
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John Steinbeck's East of Eden
Alternative Names
Albert Dekker acteur américain

Albert Dekker actor, politician

Albert Dekker aktor i polityk amerykański

Albert Dekker Amerikaans acteur (1905-1968)

Albert Dekker amerikansk skådespelare

Albert Dekker amerikansk skodespelar

Albert Dekker amerikansk skuespiller

Albert Dekker attore statunitense

Albert Dekker pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Albert Dekker US-amerikanesche Politiker

Albert Dekker US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Politiker

Decker, Albert 1905-1968

Ecke, Albert van 1905-1968

Van Dekker, Albert 1905-1968

Деккер, Альберт

אלברט דקר

אלברט דקר שחקן אמריקאי

آلبرت دکر

آلبرت دکر بازیگر آمریکایی

ألبيرت ديكر سياسي أمريكي

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Arthur Miller's Death of a salesmanMickey Spillane's Kiss me deadlyWake IslandIn old CaliforniaGreatest classic films collectionVictor Saville presents Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadlyErnest Hemingway's The killers