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Mann, Delbert 1920-2007

Works: 280 works in 929 publications in 6 languages and 11,553 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films  Television mini-series  War drama  Comedy films  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Performer, Restager , fmd, Author of introduction, dir, Film editor, Other, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

110 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is the story of a 34-year-old Bronx butcher who fears that he will never find love, but at a Saturday night dance he meets a girl with similar fears
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

72 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this realistic depiction of the lives of ordinary German soldiers Paul Baumer and his school chums are encouraged to enlist by their bombastic, slogan-chanting teacher, but they quickly learn that actual war is more gore than glory, as they crawl through mud, huddle in trenches, suffer the ordeal of frenzied hand-to-hand combat and dodge screaming shells during World War I
That touch of mink by Delbert Mann( Visual )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love arrives with a splash when a handsome, eligible tycoon and a beautiful working woman meet over a rain puddle. He's enchanted by her small town ways, and she's captivated by his romantic, debonair manner. But when it comes to marriage they have decidedly different views, she wants it and he doesn't! It's a game of cat-and-mouse as each tries to win the other, with hilarious and heartwarming results
Jane Eyre by Currer Bell( Visual )

45 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre is the orphan girl who secures a position as a governess to the ward of Edward Rochester, lord of an English manor house call Thornfield, whose halls hide a dark and sinister secret
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century New England is a tale of greed, lust and family hatred. Young Anna comes to the farm as Ephraim's new bride, his third wife. She begins devising ways to inherit the land Eben claims should be passed on to him. The tension that grows between them is finally released in a passionate affair originally planned by Anna to produce a child for Ephraim in order to claim sole inheritance of the farm. Too late, she realizes she is really in love with Eben--a feeling the young man shares
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield looks back at his life, from his childhood as a orphan to manhood in Victorian England
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the separate and interwoven dreams of a number of eccentric and lonely people in a rather gloomy, small hotel in the seaside town of Bournemouth, England. In one evening, four unhappy misfits will bare their innermost secrets and change each other's lives forever
The golden age of television( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Lover come back by Delbert Mann( Visual )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madison Avenue is the hard-hit target in this satiric comedy. Hudson and Day are rival advertising account executives competing for the right to represent VIP, a product Hudson dreams up and Day doesn't know is nonexistent
What makes Sammy run?( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy Glick is a Jewish boy born in New York's Lower East Side. He decides to climb the ladder of success by any mean necessary. Through backstabbing and double-crossing, Sammy fights to become the motion picture industry's top screenwriter. A rags to riches story about the world of 1930s Hollywood
Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss orphan must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
The last days of Patton by Delbert Mann( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General George S. Patton finally goes too far by defending ex-Nazi government officials, and General Eisenhower removes Patton from his command. Patton is put in charge of writing a history of World War II. On the eve of his retirement, a traffic accident brings the onset of the general's last battle
Night crossing by Delbert Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, Night Crossing chronicles the perils of two East German families as they attempt to cross over the Berlin Wall and escape to the freedom of the West in a hot-air balloon
David Copperfield by Delbert Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and German and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This famous, star-studded adaptation of Charles Dickens's beloved autobiographical novel was released as a television movie in the United States and in theaters in the United Kingdom. It uses a series of flashbacks to tell the story of David Copperfield's rise from childhood poverty to success as a writer
April morning by Delbert Mann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the bloody confrontation at Lexington, Mass. which precipitated the American Revolution, as seen through the experiences of one family
The Man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cliff Robertson stars as 'The Man Without a Country, ' condemned to spend his life at sea ... A young midshipman, Beau Bridges, is compelled to learn what damning treason could have provoked the aging prisoner to endure such a cruel judgement."
Incident in a small town( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A judge in a small town discovers that the skeletons in his family closet are aired for all to see after he's named as a prime suspect in the murder of his son-in-law
The gift of love : a Christmas story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dream about her mother's Depression-era childhood changes the life of a woman plagued by emotional and business problems
Fitzwilly( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Vicki's rich father dies, her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various wealthy people and misdirecting the shipments, all to keep Miss Vicki's standard of living
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Alternative Names
Delbert Mann American television and film director

Delbert Mann americký režisér

Delbert Mann Amerikaans filmregisseur

Delbert Mann amerykański reżyser filmowy

Delbert Mann réalisateur américain

Delbert Mann regista statunitense

Delbert Mann US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Mann, Del.

Mann, Delbert 1920-

Mann, Delbert Martin 1920-2007

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Манн, Делберт

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All quiet on the western frontThat touch of minkJane EyreWhat makes Sammy run?The last days of Patton