WorldCat Identities

Spiegel, Sam

Overview
Works: 112 works in 580 publications in 10 languages and 18,476 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  War films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Romance films  Comedy films  Road films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Director, Author, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

112 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), 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 )

75 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,901 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
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Malloy is a washed-up ex-prize fighter corrupted along with brother Charley at an early age by a ruthless Mob-connected union boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the waterfront. Malloy is now an errand-boy for the union, while Charley (in return for a college education) is now a lawyer for them. Malloy assists in the killing of a longshoreman who was talking to the crime commission investigating the union. He soon meets the dead man's agonized sister, Edie Doyle, and has a change of mind. Activist priest Father Barry argues with Malloy about morality, responsibility, and doing the right thing. Malloy's guilt, his romantic feelings for Edie, and an assault on Father Barry overwhelm him and he turns informer. Malloy's defiant testimony before the commission leads to a climactic bloody battle that wrests the union from the boss' tenacious grasp
The African Queen by John Huston( Visual )

70 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-drinking river trader and a prim missionary become unlikely travel companions on a river expedition in the war-torn African jungle in 1914 as they battle nature, a German gunboat, and each other
Suddenly, last summer by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is driven insane after witnessing her cousin's murder by cannibals. The neurosurgeon who tries to help her must also confront her aunt about her involvment in the death
The stranger by Orson Welles( Visual )

50 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captured Nazi is allowed to escape from a German war crimes prison after WWII, in the hopes of leading the Allies to a notorious spy who is working to revive the Third Reich. The trail leads to a small, seemingly innocent Connecticut town where intrigue and murder combine for a tense situation
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
F. Scott Fitzgerald's the last tycoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A penetrating glimpse at big studio politics in the early days of Hollywood; a spectacular translation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's notorious novel
The chase by Arthur Penn( Visual )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him
The work of director Spike Jonze a collection of music videos, short films, documentaries, and rarities by Vincent Landay( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incluye los videos musicales para los artistas: Wax, Beastie Boys, the Pharcyde, the Breeders, Daft Punk, Fatlip, Weezer, Fatboy Slim, Dinosaur Jr., MC 900ft Jesus, the Notorious B.I.G., the Chemical Brothers, and Bjork; también incluye entrevistas, comentarios, rarezas y tres documentales: What's up Fatlip?, Amarillo by morning, y Torrance Rises
The night of the generals by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 243 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 prowler by Joseph Losey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nefarious cop stalks a lonely, repressed Los Angeles housewife and decides to win her by killing her husband
The strange one( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspenseful drama about life in a prestigious Southern military academy lorded over by a sadistic upperclassman
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet street: Homely, henpecked Chris Cross leads an honorable, if tedious, middle-class life until he falls madly in love with the dangerously seductive young Kitty
We were strangers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's been seven long years since his people last tasted freedom. So when Cuban-born expatriate Tony Fenner finally returns to Havana, he joins the Organization, a small band of revolutionaries dedicated to ending the tyrannical rule of President Gerardo Machado. Aided by fellow rebel China Valdes, Fenner proceeds with his audacious master plan: to execute the head of the senate and then assassinate all of Cuba's leaders at his well-attended state funeral. And so, as the secret police race to stop them, Fenner and Valdes tunnel beneath the cemetery, where they intend to detonate a bomb so powerful, it will wipe out Machado's entire government with one blow."--Container
Betrayal by Harold Pinter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the love triangle involving a man whose wife is having an affair with his best friend
Bad grandpa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Johnny Knoxville reprises his Jackass role as 86-year-old Irving Zisman in the story of a crotchety old man unexpectedly saddled with the care of his 8-year-old grandson Billy. ... The two generations of troublemakers soon develop a bond, as they hustle their way across the heartland of America on an outrageous road trip with a whole lot of high jinks and pranks on unsuspecting, real-life people"--Container
Scarlet Street The stranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger: A war crimes detective finds a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor, and is determined to expose him, even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Here to stay by Carmen McRae( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orson Welles collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger: A thriller about an escaped Nazi war criminal hiding out in a small Connecticut town. King Lear: Performed live in front of television cameras, tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters. David and Goliath: Biblical epoch produced in Italy about David fighting the giant Goliath. The trial: Franz Kafka's political thriller about Joseph K., who awakens to find he is suddenly and inexplicably on trial for an unspecified crime. Herb Shriner show: Features Welles in lively conversation as well as reciting some Carl Sandburg poetry. Hollywood remembers Orson Welles: A look at the public and private life of this genius of the cinema. Hollywood couples : Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth: A look at one of the least likely and most compelling couples ever to light up Hollywood. This documentary examines the private lives of this curious couple
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Bridge on the River Kwai
Alternative Names
Eagle, S.P

Eagle, S. P. 1901-1985

Eagle S. P. 1903?-1985

Sam Spiegel Amerikaans filmproducent (1901-1985)

Sam Spiegel Austrian-born American independent film producer

Sam Spiegel producteur de films américaine

Sam Spiegel productor de cine estadounidense

Sam Spiegel produttore cinematografico statunitense

Sam Spiegel US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Shpigel Osef Sam 1903?-1985

Shpigel, Sam.

Shpigel Sam 1903?-1985

Spiegal, Sam.

Spiegal Sam 1903?-1985

Spiegel, Sam 1901-1985

Spiegel, Samuel P. 1901-1985

Spiegelglass, Samuel 1903-1985

Шпигель, Сэм

סם שפיגל

שפיגל, סם

سم اسپیگل

サム・スピーゲル

山姆·史匹格

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The Bridge on the River KwaiThe night of the generalsThe strange one