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Wilbur, Crane 1886-1973

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Most widely held works about Crane Wilbur
 
Most widely held works by Crane Wilbur
House of wax by André De Toth( Visual )

21 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and German and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask
Jules Verne's Mysterious island by Cy Endfield( Visual )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escapees from a Confederate prison camp seize a balloon which is wrecked on a Pacific island, where Captain Nemo of the submarine Nautilus attempts to rescue them from the dangers of the island
The miracle of Our Lady of Fatima( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen chronicle based on actual 1917 events outside Fatima, Portugal, where three shepherd children report visions of the Virgin Mary and confront anticlerical government oppression in the process
He walked by night by Alfred L Werker( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir semi-documentary style treatment based on an actual Los Angeles Police Department case. A cop killer manages to elude detection by intercepting police radio calls and by altering his appearance. Evidence points to an alienated electronics expert
The bat( Visual )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery writer takes up residence in a haunted mansion and becomes involved with a bank scandal and a sinister figure in a bat costume
Film noir classic collection double feature by André De Toth( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime wave: Three San Quentin escapees kill a cop in a gas-station holdup. Wounded, one of the escapees flees through black-shadowed streets to the handiest refuge: with former cellmate Steve Lacey. Steve is paroled, with a new life and lovely wife, and can't afford to be caught associating with old cronies. But homicide detective Sims wants to use Steve to help him catch the other 2 escapees, who in turn extort his help in a bank job
Solomon and Sheba by King Vidor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly before his death in ancient Israel, King David has a vision from God telling him that his younger son Solomon should succeed him as king. His other son, Adonijah, is unhappy and vows to attain the throne. Meanwhile, the Egyptian Pharoah agrees to cede a Red Sea port to the Queen of Sheba if she can find a way to destroy Solomon, whose wisdom and benevolent rule is seen as a threat to more tyrannical monarchs in the region
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Film noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Phenix City story" (100 min.) Corruption, brutality and vice plagued Phenix City, Alabama, for 100 years, so who would dare to change it? Based on real-life events and filmed on location in what was called Sin City USA, director Phil Karlson's semidocumentary tells the jolting tale of those who risked their lives to bring the burg's syndicate of thugs and murderers to justice
Bad girls of film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Women's prison] Amelia VanZant is the sadistic supervisor of the titular prison. Unable to establish any sort of relationship with a man, Amelia takes it out on her long-suffering inmates. When prison psychiatrist Clark tries to improve conditions for the women, he too is targetted for destruction by the vituperous Ms. VanZant
The perils of Pauline by Louis J Gasnier( Visual )

20 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally a 20-episode serial, "The Perils of Pauline" premiered March 23, 1914 at Loew's Broadway Theatre in New York City. The ward of wealthy Mr. Marvin, Pauline is engaged to his nephew Harry. When Mr. Marvin dies unexpectedly, it is revealed that he has left her inheritance in the care of his secretary, Mr. Koerner, until the time of her marriage. Although she truly loves Harry, Pauline wants to wait a while before marrying. She plans to become an author, and decides that to prepare herself, she must go out and have adventures. Mr. Koerner tries to turn Pauline's various adventures against her and have her "disappear" thus keeping the money for himself. Some of the perils Pauline faces include burning houses, kidnapping, runaway horses, sinking submarines, being left bound and gagged in caves and cellars, speeding cars, wild Indians, and hordes of rats
I was a communist for the F.B.I.( Visual )

3 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The FBI infiltrates one of their agents in the US Communist Party. This causes big problems in the normal life of the agent. Nobody knows that he is with the FBI, including his family
The Phenix City story by Phil Karlson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Phenix City story: Corruption, brutality and vice plagued Phenix City, Alabama for 100 years. This is Phil Karlson's semidocumentary telling the jolting tale of those who risked their lives to bring the burg's syndicate of thugs and murderers to justice
The amazing Mr. X( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rich widow seeks help of a spiritualist to contact her dead husband; her spouse is not, however, dead, and the medium is bogus
The reminiscences of Crane Wilbur by Crane Wilbur( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Girls on probation (1938) : shooting script by Crane Wilbur( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hell's kitchen (1939) : shooting script by Crane Wilbur( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackwell's Island (1939) : shooting script by Crane Wilbur( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcatraz Island (1937) : shooting script by Crane Wilbur( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hell's kitchen (1939) : draft script by Crane Wilbur( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Crane Wilbur Amerikaans filmregisseur (1886-1973)

Crane Wilbur attore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

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House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeFilm noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillersThe Phenix City story