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Wilson, Michael 1914-1978

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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

53 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
The Bridge on the River Kwai by David Lean( Visual )

51 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and German and held by 3,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When British P.O.W.s build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

33 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Salt of the earth by H. J Biberman( Visual )

45 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A semidocumentary of the year-long struggle by Chicano zinc miners in New Mexico striking against unsafe working conditions. When an injunction is issued against the workers from picketing, the wives take up battle with a fury, leaving the husbands to care for home and children. They finally overcome the forces of the mine owner and the law that backs them up
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

65 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. A sympathetic chimpanzee named Ari helps him evade the invincible gorilla army
Friendly persuasion by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis
Salt of the earth : screenplay by Michael Wilson( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented effort has been made to keep this work of art and product of free enterprise from reaching the screen. We consider this particular action to be a significant part of an expanding pattern of censorship
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist
The sandpiper( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rapturous Big Sur is the backdrop for this tale of a minister torn between his love for his wife and his yearnings for a beautiful free spirit
5 fingers by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Turkey, the valet of the British ambassador offers the German ambassador priceless documents about the Allies for fantastic fees. But the British soon suspect the leaks and dispatch an investigator to learn the spy's identity
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butterfield 8: A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax
A Christmas carol : a ghost story of Christmas by Michael Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This theatrical and spirited version of A Christmas Carol puts the phantasmagoric qualities of Dickens's classic tale center stage. A swirling, dancing chorus of ghosts weaves through this uplifting holiday story of redemption, magic and hope
Salt of the earth. The Hollywood Ten( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salt of the Earth is a feature film based on the 1950s strike by zinc miners in New Mexico. Hollywood Ten is a documentary chronicling the lives and work of ten filmmakers blacklisted by The House Un-American Activities Committee in 1947
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: Martha and George are a bitter aging couple who, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other
Planet of the apes = La planete des singes = Il planeta delle scimmie by Tim Burton( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction. Science-fiction. En 2029, le capitaine Leo Davidson traverse une tempête magnétique à bord d'une capsule spatiale qui le transporte en un instant dans un lointain futur. Après un atterrissage en catastrophe sur une étrange planète, il est capturé par les maîtres des lieux, des singes intelligents qui méprisent la race humaine. Vendu comme esclave à Ari, la fille d'un sénateur, le pilote parvient rapidement à s'échapper en compagnie de quelques humains, dont la jeune Daena. Sympathique à leur cause, Ari se joint aux fugitifs. Le groupe accède bientôt à la zone interdite, un lieu sacré où vivent misérablement des hommes et des femmes. Leo devient alors le chef d'une révolte contre le despotique général Thade qui a lancé son armée de primates aux trousses des fugitifs. [(c) Médiafilm]. Avec Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth, Helena Bomham Carter, Michael Clarke Duncan, Kris Kristofferson, Estella Warren, Paul Giamatti, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, David Warner, Erick Avari, Luke Eberl, Lisa Marie, Evan Dexter Parke, GlennShadix
Salt of the earth( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood ten is a documentary about ten filmmakers who defied the House Committee on Un-American Activities in 1947 and were imprisoned for contempt of Congress
WWII : 60th anniversary collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 3 war films and 1 documentary. In The guns of Navarone, a specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea. From here to eternity is a portrait of a military camp stationed in Hawaii just before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. In The bridge on the River Kwai, British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy. The documentary The fighting leathernecks of WWII includes footage of some of the bloodies battles fought by the Marines in the Pacific
Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence d'Arabie by David Lean( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Le destin hors du commun de l'officier britannique T. E. Lawrence, qui mena la révolte arabe contre l'oppresseur turc au cours de la Première Guerre mondiale
Salt of the earth (1954) : shooting script by Michael Biberman( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Salt of the earth : screenplay
Alternative Names
Michael Wilson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-1978)

Michael Wilson amerikansk manusforfattar

Michael Wilson amerikansk manusförfattare

Michael Wilson amerikansk manusforfatter

Michael Wilson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Michael Wilson guionista estadounidense

Michael Wilson scénariste américain

Michael Wilson sceneggiatore statunitense

Michael Wilson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

O'Donnell, James.

O'Donnell, James 1914-1978

Wilson, Michael

Майкл Вілсон

Майкл Уилсон

מייקל וילסון תסריטאי אמריקאי

مایکل ویلسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

माइकल विल्सन



The Bridge on the River KwaiSalt of the earth : screenplay5 fingersA Christmas carol : a ghost story of Christmas