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Hamilton, Murray

Works: 105 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 16,952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Haunted house films  War films  Legal films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Murray Hamilton
The graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Turkish and held by 3,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family is seduced by the wife of his father's business partner, then subsequently falls in love with her daughter
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ocean surrounding Amity, a small tourist resort off the coast of New England, a 25-foot man-eating predator stalks any human foolish enough to get in the water. At first, the only believer in the shark's existence is the town's chief of police, Martin Brody. Brody enlists the help of scientist Matt Hooper and Quint, a crusty old seaman whose life is devoted to hunting sharks. The threesome sets off in Quint's boat to kill the leviathan. The film that originated the 'summer blockbuster' in Hollywood
The way we were by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political activist Katie and laid-back sports fanatic Hubbell meet in college, but aren't attracted to each other until years later. Although opposites may attract, it is their differences that tear them apart
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spielberg presents a surprisingly comic look at the panic gripping Los Angeles in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The zany comedy--set in L.A. just days after the attack-- portrays how the fear of an imminent Japanese invasion threw the city into a state of pandemonium
The Spirit of St. Louis by Wei de er( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en hechos reales esta película narra la gran hazaña del primer hombre que atravesó el océano atlántico de N.Y. a París a los mandos de un avión en el año 1927. Tras cambiar su motocicleta y un puñado de dólares por un viejo y destartalado biplano. Charles A. Lindergh, un joven entusiasta de la aviación, se gana la vida con la mayor de sus pasiones, volar. Participa en ferias y festivales, reparte correo urgente y hasta imparte clases de aviación para ganarse la vida, hasta que se entera de que un entusiasta neoyorkino ofrece 25.000 dólares a áquel que primero cruce volando el atlántico
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

26 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized the small summer resort of Amity; but the shark that Police Chief Brody destroyed wasn't the only one in the ocean! The same heart-stopping suspense and gripping adventure that enthralled movie audiences throughout the world in Jaws returns in this worthy sequel to that film classic
The hustler by Robert Rossen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York. Ames Billiards, with high ceilings and air of hushed concentration, is a church of pool. "Fast" Eddie Felson enters as an innocent con man and leaves with a taste of what the world can do, that talent alone will only get him so far, and that a man's search for "character," that hard-to-define quality that is simultaneously elusive and essential, could last a lifetime. Having come to take on pool legend Minnesota Fats, Eddie is soundly beaten because he doesn't know how to control his impulses. He finds comfort with down-and-out Sarah, a lonely part-time student with a drinking problem, and plans a comeback. Eddie makes a deal with Bert Gordon, a big-time gambler, to act as his manager and stake horse. Under Gordon's tutelage, Eddie learns hard lessons fast. In his rematch with Fats, Eddie wins a bittersweet victory, but can he regain his self-respect?
No time for sergeants( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia farm boy Will Stockdale is about to bust with pride because he's been drafted. Wearing a friendly, wide grin, he ambles into the U.S. Air Force, and most folk will never be the same, including pint-sized Ben, big-city bruiser Irvin and a jittery aptitude tester. Then there is Sgt. Orville King who is an old-timer driven crazy by Will's gee-whiz efforts at friendship
Seconds by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sinister thriller from the fractured 1960s that concerns a middle-aged businessman dissatisfied with his suburban existence, who is urged (and blackmailed) to undergo a strange and elaborate procedure that will grant him a new life as a reborn
The Amityville horror by Stuart E Rosenberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Long Island colonial house on the river's edge seemed perfect, but their new house soon becomes a hellish nightmare
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Twilight Zone first aired in 1959. Its episodes featured stories of the bizarre and unexplained, blended with humour and often with an unexpected twist to the tale. Created by the legendary Rod Sterling, its eclectic mix of fantasy and sci-fi has helped to define it as one of televisions most original and celebrated series
The FBI story by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recounting his storied FBI career, veteran agent Chip Hardesty narrates events occurring from the 1920s to the 1940s. After marrying Lucy Ann, a local librarian, Hardesty is supposed to resign from the agency. But when he hears J. Edgar Hoover speak, he has a change of heart, fully embracing the agency. As he travels from one investigation to another with his partner, Sam Crandall, Hardesty faces down famous mobsters, Klansmen and spies."
Mazes and monsters by Steven Hilliard Stern( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie (Tom Hanks) and his three college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions, and the line between fantasy and reality fuse into a harrowing adventure
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
Advice to actors( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four actors give opinions on the lack of good roles, the incursions of television, Hollywood vs. Broadway and a variety of other topics
If it's Tuesday, this must be Belgium by Mel Stuart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny study of Americans abroad on quickie tour
The last days of Patton by Delbert Mann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General George S. Patton finally goes too far by defending ex-Nazi government officials, and General Eisenhower removes Patton from his command. Patton is put in charge of writing a history of World War II. On the eve of his retirement, a traffic accident brings the onset of the general's last battle
No way to treat a lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mass murderer of women, who is also a master of disguise, has a running battle with a police detective. The killer gets his kicks by phoning in clues to the detective. All of New York trembles as the sixth strangling is reported and the man with the makeup kit stalks still another victim ... the detective's girlfriend
Houseboat by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A government attorney, separated from his wife when she dies, is left widowed with three unruly kids. When the youngest runs away, he is found by Cinzia, an Italian woman who is rebeling against her father. The children convince their father to hire her as their maid and through a series of misadventures move onto a dilapidated houseboat together
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
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No time for sergeants