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Young, Victor 1900-1956

Works: 2,359 works in 4,348 publications in 8 languages and 30,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Performer, Arranger, Musician, Lyricist, msd, Instrumentalist, Singer, Contributor, Director, Creator, Compiler, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Shane by Oliver Sacks( Visual )

35 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le Far-West, un inconnu est accueilli par une famille de fermiers dont le fils voue une admiration sans borne au cow-boy solitaire
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood( Visual )

29 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories."--Container
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

19 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
Gun crazy by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

45 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The country girl by George Seaton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New York City in the 1940s, an aging, alcoholic star, desperate for a comeback in a new musical, is supported by his loving wife and by his director, who believes the wife responsible for the actor's downfall
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
The uninvited by Charles Guard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night-this gothic Hollywood classic has it all
Ministry of fear by Fritz Lang( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man is released into World War II England after 2 years in an asylum, but the outside world does not seem so sane either. On his way back to London to rejoin civilization, he stumbles across a murderous spy ring and does not quite know to whom to turn
Where have we met before : forgotten songs from Broadway, Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley( Recording )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Capra's state of the union by Frank Capra( Visual )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and French and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An industrialist runs for the Presidency and is caught between his principled estranged wife and a power-hungry newspaper owner, who is also the industrialist's mistress
Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

41 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saloon owner Vienna battles the local townspeople headed by Emma, the local sexually repressed, lynch-happy female rancher out to frame her for a string of robberies. Johnny Logan is a guitar-strumming drifter with a dark past who was once in love with Vienna and has been offered a job in her saloon. Nicholas Ray's epic western is considered one of the most original westerns of all time. The women are far tougher than the men and some saw a bizarre allegory for the McCarthy era Red Scare
The big clock by John Farrow( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 419 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 Star by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie queen Margaret Elliot's popularity and fortune have gone bad. But she's sure she can jump-start her dimming career. "One good picture is all I need" she says
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. Produced in the glorious style that made the name C.B. DeMille virtually synonymous with Old Testament epics
Charlie Parker with strings : the master takes by Charlie Parker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The good feeling by Christian McBride Big Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debut album for the Christian McBride Big Band
The classic film music of Victor Young by Victor Young( )

2 editions published in 1998 and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Jung, Wiktor

Victor Young Amerikaans componist (1900-1956)

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Victor Young US-amerikanischer Violinist, Komponist und Bandleader

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Янг, В 1900-1956

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ויקטור יאנג

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ינג, ויקטור 1900-1956

فيكتور يونغ

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The Palm Beach storySands of Iwo JimaMinistry of fearThe big clock