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Seitz, John F. (John Francis) 1892-1979

Works: 120 works in 242 publications in 5 languages and 7,262 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films  History  Musical films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John F Seitz
Most widely held works by John F Seitz
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance, setting tragedy into motion
Double Indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )

29 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hotshot crime magazine editor George Stroud inadvertently becomes the subject of a murder investigation after spending an evening with his boss' mistress"--Container
The littlest rebel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
Sullivan's travels by Preston Sturges( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las d'Hollywood, un réalisateur de comédies décide tourner un film plus dramatique et ancré dans la réalité. Vêtu tel un vagabond, avec 10 cents en poche, il entreprend un voyage initiatique pour mieux comprendre les milieux défavorisés, accompagné d'une actrice désenchantée
When worlds collide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
The divine lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between Lady Emma Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson set against the background the naval battles
The big land( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post Civil War Texas cattle ranchers and wheat farmers unite to have a railroad spur laid closer to their land. Stars Alan Ladd and Virginia Mayo
The great lover : Rudolph Valentino( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary of film: Brothers fight on opposite sides during World War II
Forced march by Chris Sarandon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful television actor signs on to play a Hungarian poet who fought for his life against the brutal oppression of the Holocaust. As he gets ever deeper into his role, he loses himself to the character and is forced on an inward journey of unexpected and terrifying impact
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Payé par son commanditaire en argent volé, Philip Raven, tueur à gage, doit fuir la police lancée à ses trousses. Sur son chemin, il fait la connaissance d'Ellen...Fort de personnages mythiques immortalisés par des interprètes de légende, ce film grave dès les premiers instants son empreinte dans le marbre de l'histoire du film noir. L'atmosphère ténébreuse et un scénario tiré de l'oeuvre de Graham Greene ajoutent encore à sa réussite
Sunset Boulevard Boulevard der Dämmerung( )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El crepusculo de los dioses = Sunset Boulevard( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven escritor, acosado por sus acreedores, se refugia casualmente en la mansión de Norma Desmond, antigua estrella del cine mudo, la cual vive alejada de la realidad y sólo acompañada de su fiel criado Max. A partir de ese momento, la actriz pretende que Joe corrija un guión que ella ha escrito y que va a significar su regreso al cine
Cinematography as art by John F Seitz( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The big clock
Alternative Names
John F. Seitz Amerikaans director of photography (1892-1979)

John F. Seitz caméraman américain

John F. Seitz direttore della fotografia e inventore statunitense

John F. Seitz US-amerikanischer Kameramann

John Francis Seitz

Seitz, Jack 1892-1979

Seitz, John 1892-1979

Seitz, John F.

Seitz, John F. d. 1979

Sietz, John B. 1892-1979

Τζον Φ. Σάιτς

Джон Ф. Зейц

Джон Ф. Сайц

جان اف. سایتز




Many rivers to crossSullivan's travels