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

Overview
Works: 175 works in 261 publications in 4 languages and 7,059 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Romance films  Western films  Fiction  War films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Author, Actor, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John F Seitz
 
Most widely held works by John F Seitz
Double indemnity by Billy Wilder( Visual )

20 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,843 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
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,763 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 young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him. scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
The lost weekend by Billy Wilder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed writer becomes An alcoholic. the film depict a Singel weekend in the writer's life who cannot believe he is addicted
The big clock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 398 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 )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 367 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
The bread, my sweet( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, Dominic Pyzola is a corporate raider and by night, an Italian pastry chef. Upon learning that his neighbor Bella is seriously ill, he is determined to see her long-time dream come true. When he plots to marry Bella's daughter, two worlds collide
Preston Sturges the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection pays tribute to seven of Preston Sturges finest and funniest films
Sullivan's travels by Preston Sturges( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 229 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
Many rivers to cross( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 213 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
Sunset Blvd( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Norma Desmond, an aging film queen, who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom, and of Joe Gillis, a screenwriter who comes to her aid when she takes him in
When worlds collide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 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
Captain Carey U.S.A( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former OSS operative who returns to Italy after the war to avenge the death of resistance worker Giulia, but only to find out that his 'deceased' lover is not only still alive, but also the wife of a powerful Italian baron. Carey decides to stick around, hoping to flush out the traitor who'd caused the wartime deaths of several of his OSS colleagues and resistance fighters
The divine lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 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
Sunset boulevard Boulevard du crépuscule by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vedette du muet sur le déclin, Norma Desmond (Gloria Swanson) se voit toujours reine d'Hollywood. Elle vit avec un scénariste manqué (William Holden) pris au piège dans sa villa décrépite. Un jour, un cadavre est retrouvé flottant dans la piscine de la résidence voisine de Norma Desmond... Billy Wilder réalise avec une insolence rarement égalée la plus touchante et fascinante histoire sur la face cachée de la capitale du cinéma. Autour du couple sans avenir une affiche prestigieuse : Erich VonStroheim, Buster Keaton, Jack Webb et Cecil B. DeMille lui-même. Un chef-d'oeuvre aux 3 Oscars." (Source jaquette)
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
United States Army Reserve in Operation Desert Storm by John R Brinkerhoff( Book )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunset Boulevard - Boulevard der Dämmerung( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double indemnity Assurance sur la mort by Billy Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bread, my sweet( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, Dominic Pyzola is a corporate raider and by night, an Italian pastry chef. Upon learning that his neighbor Bella is seriously ill, he is determined to see her long-time dream come true. When he plots to marry Bella's daughter, two worlds collide
Hard choices( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a 15-year-old boy is condemned to a life sentence in an adult prison, a social worker becomes his friend, then his liberator and finally his lover
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The lost weekend
Alternative Names
John F. Seitz camraman amricain

John F. Seitz direttore della fotografia e inventore statunitense

John F. Seitz US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Seitz, Jack 1892-1979

Seitz, John 1892-1979

Seitz, John F.

Seitz, John F. d. 1979

Sietz, John B. 1892-1979

Джон Ф. Зейц

Джон Ф. Сайц

جان اف. سایتز

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The big clockSullivan's travelsMany rivers to cross