WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Dwight

Works: 152 works in 380 publications in 4 languages and 7,518 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Romance films  Spy films  Film adaptations  Educational films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Librettist, Scenarist, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Other, Director, 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 )

63 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers and Astaire are caught up in a mistaken identity plot, in which Rogers believes that Astaire is married to a friend of hers, and is alternatively charmed and repelled by his advances
Follow the Fleet by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on shore leave in San Francisco
Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eyes fixed on the big score. When the cocky three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by manipulative Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption, Right versus Red, and passion against self-preservation
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nick and Nora head to Nick's hometown of Sycamore Springs to spend some time with his parents. His father, a prominent local physician, was always a bit disappointed with Nick's choice of profession in particular and his lifestyle in general. With Nick's arrival however the towns folk, including several of the local criminal element, are convinced that he must be there on a case despite his protestations that he's just there for rest and relaxation. When someone is shot dead on his doorstep however, Nick finds himself working on a case whether he wants to or not"--IMDB
The gay divorcee by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English woman in the midst of a messy divorce meets (and falls in love) with an American dancer, with humorous results
Cole Porter's Out of this world : original Broadway cast by Cole Porter( )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wake up screaming( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un homme est accusé du meurtre de l'actrice dont il est l'agent. Il se cache chez la soeur de celle-ci mais est rapidement retrouvé par l'inspecteur Cregar. Il parvient toutefois à s'échapper de prison afin de prouver son innocence. "--[]
Blood-and-thunder by Dwight Taylor( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy ride by Dwight Taylor( Book )

7 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 205 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
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 127 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 )

3 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today we live by Howard Hawks( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A World War I romantic drama showcasing Joan Crawford as a British party girl who falls for dashing American flyer Gary Cooper. After Cooper is reported killed in combat, Crawford returns to her former flame, Navy man Robert Young. Cooper later turns up alive to complicate the love triangle and team with Young 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 72 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
Something to live for by Ella Fitzgerald( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 67 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
Rhythm on the range( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st movie: Bing Crosby plays a champion rodeo rider who discovers a runaway heiress hiding out in his boxcar heading out West. Includes the song 'I'm an old cowhand'
Conflict by Phillip Hodson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in German and English and held by 62 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta: Fred and Ginger sing I Won't Dance, but their feet prove otherwise in a tale of Parisian high fashion and hijinks
We're not married by Marilyn Monroe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fun-loving comedy about a judge who unknowingly marries a number of couples before his appointment is official. Years later, when the couples discover their vows aren't valid, the results vary from hilarious to heartbreaking
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Top Hat
Alternative Names
Dwight Taylor Amerikaans toneelschrijver (1902-1986)

Taylor, Dwight Bixby 1902-1986

Дуайт Тейлор

דווייט טיילור

دوایت تیلور (نویسنده)


English (165)

German (7)

French (5)

Italian (1)

Pickup on South Street