WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Dwight

Works: 178 works in 425 publications in 3 languages and 7,739 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Spy films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Librettist, Scenarist, Conceptor, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dwight Taylor
Most widely held works by Dwight Taylor
Top Hat by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

59 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers and Astaire are caught up in a mistaken identity plot, in which Rogers assumes that Astaire is already married, and is alternatively charmed and repelled by the latter's advances
Follow the fleet by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

32 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on shore leave in San Francisco
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives, now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of their best loved, most charming song and dance comedies, Fred and Ginger demonstrate just how they became known as America's greatest dance team. Includes the Academy Award-winning hit song The Continental
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 694 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
Cole Porter's Out of this world : original Broadway cast by Cole Porter( )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wake up screaming( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somebody killed Vicky Lynn and the police are looking at only one suspect, promoter Frankie Christopher. Frankie believes Inspector Ed Cornell is trying to pin him for the murder of Vicky. Did he really kill her, or does he know who did?
Blood-and-thunder by Dwight Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy ride by Dwight Taylor( Book )

7 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection by Turner Classic Movies (Firm)( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top hat: Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-time loser Skip McCoy steals the wallet of street-smart Candy, who is unknowingly carrying secret microfilm for a gang of communist spies. When Skip is identified as the thief by a stoolie, he becomes wanted by the police, the spies and the girl
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 26 episodes of the complete third season of the original television series
A Mother Goose for antique collectors by Alice van Leer Carrick( Book )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today we live by Howard Hawks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A World War I romantic drama showcasing Joan Crawford as British party girl Diana, who falls for Bogard, a dashing American flyer. After he is reported killed in combat, Diana returns to her former flame, Claude. Bogard later turns up alive to complicate the love triangle and team with Claude on a dangerous mission."--Movies Unlimited
Cole Porter's Out of this world : the original New York cast recording by Cole Porter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database WWW site, September 30, 2015
Conflict by Curtis Bernhardt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man murders his nagging wife because his affections have turned to her far-more-pleasant younger sister, it appears he has executed the perfect crime--until a minor slip-up arouses the suspicions of a family friend
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle: Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the early-1900's renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle
Something to live for by Ella Fitzgerald( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Carey is a popular actress who has descended into alcoholism. Alan Miller is a recovering alcoholic who comes to her rescue and encourages her to attend Alcoholics Anonymous while he continues to struggle with his own demons. The two lost souls fall in love but Alan refuses to endanger his marriage no matter how strong his feelings toward Jenny
Conflict (1945) : shooting script by Dwight Taylor( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Dwight Taylor Amerikaans toneelschrijver (1902-1986)

Taylor, Dwight Bixby 1902-1986

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English (167)

French (5)

German (3)