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Mann, Delbert 1920-2007

Works: 228 works in 824 publications in 6 languages and 10,983 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  War films  Television programs  Television adaptations  Melodrama  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Performer, Restager , Author of introduction, Film editor, dir, Contributor, fmd, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Marty by Delbert Mann( Visual )

96 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,831 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 )

55 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,062 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
All quiet on the western front by Delbert Mann( Visual )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the rise of what would become known as World War I, German patriot Paul Baumer and his friends enlist in the Imperial German Army. In search of adventure and eager to assert the superiority of their nation, the young men endure a brutal training camp and soon find themselves face to face with the full horrors of war when they are sent to the front lines to fight, and likely die
Eugene O'Neill's Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

29 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 650 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 Charles Dickens( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 621 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 )

50 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

38 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 527 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 )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 492 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 )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 318 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 294 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 )

35 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 293 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 )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 272 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
Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 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
April morning by Delbert Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'April Morning' here is the famous April 19, 1775 upon which the 'Shot heard 'round the world' was fired, signaling the start of the American Revolution
The Man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 120 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 103 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 by Rekab L. C Sudskany( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel is 15 years old and has a passion for football, with hopes for a college football scholarship. Raised by his grandmother since he was four, he is very close to her. Then he must make a life-altering decision, sacrificing one of his loves
Fitzwilly( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 96 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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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 minkAll quiet on the western frontWhat makes Sammy run?The last days of Patton