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Mann, Delbert 1920-2007

Works: 280 works in 906 publications in 6 languages and 11,427 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Television programs  Live television programs  Kinescope films 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Performer, Restager , Author of introduction, fmd, Film editor, dir, Contributor, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

101 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,815 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
That touch of mink by Delbert Mann( Visual )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's most eligible and richest bachelor makes the acquaintance of a naive country girl transplant to New York City by splashing mud all over the young lady. He sends his brilliant young financial advisor over to the automat, where her roommate is employed, to apologize unsuccessfully until the tycoon appears in person and charms the unemployed young lady into a date. Later, while on a trip in Bermuda she gets looped and breaks out in a rash. After a madcap romance they get married and when they return to Bermuda for their honeymoon, the groom has an attack of nerves and comes down with the blotches
Jane Eyre( Visual )

41 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 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
All quiet on the western front by Delbert Mann( Visual )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 685 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
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 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century New England, this is a classic tale of greed, lust and family hatred which shatters a family's life
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield's idyllic life changes when his mother marries Mr. Murdstone. When she dies, David's stepfather takes David from school and forces him to do back-breaking work in his winery. Eventually, David runs away to his eccentric Aunt Betsy's home, where he might find the respect and love he never had as a child
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

51 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic depiction of the lives of ordinary German soldiers facing the violence and boredom of war
Separate tables by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 532 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 )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 504 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

An adman and adwoman battle over a fake account and wind up in bed together
What makes Sammy run?( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 349 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
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 302 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
Night crossing by Delbert Mann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 291 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
The last days of Patton by Delbert Mann( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 288 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
Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 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
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and German and held by 230 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 188 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 110 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 98 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
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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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That touch of minkJane EyreAll quiet on the western frontWhat makes Sammy run?The last days of Patton