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Litvak, Anatole 1902-1974

Overview
Works: 258 works in 747 publications in 8 languages and 7,960 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  History  Children's films  Historical films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Author, Restager , Film editor, Adapter, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, fmd, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

57 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin is coaching her he comes to believe she is really Anastasia. In the end the Empress must decide her claim
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( Visual )

31 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young, rich, bedridden Barbara Stanwyck dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and a friend of her father. With time running out, Stanwyck pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husband who wants her murdered
Mayerling by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous love story of Archduke Rudolph of Austria and his young mistress, Maria Vetsera, is complemented by Litvak's graceful mise-en-scene. During a waltz at a grand ball, Rudolph tells Maria that their only solution lies in death. At Mayerling, the royal hunting lodge, their pact is sealed
World war II why we fight( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of World War Ii era propaganda series "Why We Fight" features three installments. The battle of Britain is an account of Great Britain's last stand against the forces of Nazi Germany, and the hard-fought but successful battle to maintain both air superiority and the Britons morale. The battle of Russia covers Russia's historic resistance to invasion, how those qualities were called upon in the war, and their determination to win against the seemingly invincible forces of Nazi Germany. The battle of China discusses China's history, and its people who use all their resources to oppose Japan's aggression, as well as why the Japanese want to conquer it
The night of the generals by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

37 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of a prostitute, who is also a German agent, draws the attention of Major Grau of German Intelligence, who discovers that the evidence points to three top-ranking Nazi generals. After following leads, Grau winds up in Paris and discovers that two of the generals are deeply involved in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Grau's case will go unfinished for twenty years until the true killer is brought to justice
The long night( Visual )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Adams, a factory worker trapped inside his third-floor apartment after gunning down a mysterious gentleman, reconstructs the events leading up to the shooting through an intricate series of flashbacks
City for conquest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and German and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout
Decision before dawn( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
All this, and Heaven too( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henriette is the governess at the Paris home of the Duc de Praslin and his jealous wife. When governess and nobleman are drawn to each other, the Duchess erupts in fury and meets a bloody fate. Soon Henriette and the Duc face a world eager to believe the Duc murdered his wife and that the gentle Henriette was a willing accomplice
Why we fight( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts one and two of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Prelude to war: Recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The Nazis strike: Documents the relentless advance of Germany's military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims with blitzkrieg tactics and spread through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland
Why we fight by Frank Capra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts three and four of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Divide and conquer: Recounts the successive defeats of Denmark, Norway, Holland, Belgium, and France by the seemingly invincible German army, as seen in dramatic footage from both sides of the battle. The Battle of Britain: Exclusive Army footage and captured Nazi film portray the indomitable spirit of the heroic Londoners during the blitz by the Luftwaffe and outline Hitler's six-point plan to annihilate England
All this and heaven too( Visual )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henriette Deluzy-Despartes accepts a position in the unhappy household of the Duc de Praslin. His malicious wife becomes insanely jealous of a romantic attachment between the two and when she is found murdered, the alleged lovers are accused
Why we fight( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts six and seven of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The Battle of China (1944): Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plans for world conquest. Recalls Chinese development of the compass, printing, astronomy, gunpowder, and porcelain. War comes to America (1945): Briefly reviews the history of the United States and describes the characteristics, habits, and beliefs of the American people. Explains the events from 1931 to 1941 that caused the United States to enter World War II
Why we fight( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part five of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
The Battle of Russia by Frank Capra( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
Frank Capra's Prelude to war by Frank Capra( Visual )

15 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The first film] recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The second film documents the relentless advance of Germany's mighty military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims into submission with their blitzkrieg tactics and spread like a cancer through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland."--Container
Confessions of a Nazi spy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The FBI investigates a German international spy ring in the days leading up to World War II
The Battle of China by Frank Capra( Visual )

18 editions published between 1944 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sixth film illustrates Japan's occupation of China, including Madame Chiang Kai-Shek's stirring address before Congress, the rape of Nanking, the great 2,000-mile migration, and Claire Chenault's Flying Tigers."--Container
Blues in the night( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic bandleader and a carefree clarinettist, along with their jazz band, travel from one small-time gig to another, always hoping for their big break but always denied fame thanks to their own personal demons
 
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Alternative Names
Anatole Litvak filmregisseur uit Oekraïne (1902-1974)

Anatole Litvak réalisateur américain

Anatole Litvak regista statunitense

Anatole Litvak Soviet film director

Anatole Litvak ukrainischer Filmemacher

Litvak, Anatol 1902-1974

Litvak, Anatole 1902-1974

Litvak, Michael Anatole 1902-1974

Litvak, Mihail Anatol 1902-1974

Litwak, Anatol 1902-1974

Litwak, Anatole

Lutwak, Michael Anatole 1902-1974

Анатоль Літвак

Литвак, Анатоль

Անատոլ Լիտվակ

آناتول لیتواک

리트박, 아나톨 1902-1974

アナトール・リトヴァク

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Sorry, wrong numberThe night of the generalsCity for conquestAll this, and Heaven tooThe Battle of Russia