WorldCat Identities

Spiegel, Sam

Overview
Works: 140 works in 694 publications in 9 languages and 19,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  War films  Romance films  Comedy films  Road films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Director, Production personnel, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

87 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,951 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
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )

63 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,297 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 )

55 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death
Nicholas and Alexandra by Robert K Massie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 638 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 by Elia Kazan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The production head of a Hollywood studio in the thirties has his troubles complicated when he falls in love with a girl who reminds him of his dead wife."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
The chase by Arthur Penn( Visual )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him
The night of the generals by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 227 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 strange one( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspenseful drama about life in a prestigious Southern military academy lorded over by a sadistic upperclassman
Betrayal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about a married man whose wife is having an affair with his best friend. Pinter's Betrayal is a provocative place where feelings run high, tempers run short and marriages begin and end with the silence of desperation
Bad grandpa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 86 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
Here to stay by Carmen McRae( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too late for tears: "A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lawrence of Arabia
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 cinéma américain

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

Σαμ Σπίγκελ

Шпигель, Сэм

סם שפיגל

שפיגל, סם

سم اسپیگل

サム・スピーゲル

山姆·史匹格

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On the WaterfrontThe night of the generalsThe strange one