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Siegel, Don 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 372 works in 1,121 publications in 6 languages and 15,308 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Audio adaptations  History  Biography  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Western films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Actor, Film editor, Performer, Translator, Restager , Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Dirty Harry by Don Siegel( Visual )
100 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A violently inclined San Francisco police inspector is the only cop who is able to arrest a rooftop sniper. When the man is released through lack of evidence, he takes private revenge
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )
83 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )
35 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
Escape from Alcatraz by J. Campbell Bruce( Visual )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. Eastwood portrays Frank Morris, the cunning bank robber who masterminded the elaborately detailed and, as far as anyone knows, ultimately successful, escape
Two mules for Sister Sara by Don Siegel( Visual )
26 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plains drifter cowboy single-handedly rescues a local nun from a gang of attackers. After meeting a band of Mexican revolutionaries, who are resisting the French occupation of Mexico, the cowboy and Sister Sara decide to join forces with the freedom fighters and set off on a deadly mission to capture the enemy's garrison. But along the way the soft spoken hero discovers that the nun is not what she seems
Ernest Hemingway's The killers ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Hell is for heroes by Don Siegel( Visual )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's autumn 1944 along the Siegfried Line -- a hopelessly out-numbered army squad tries to fool the Germans into thinking they represent a great Allied Task Force until reinforcements arrive
The beguiled ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood plays a wounded Union soldier hidden by a girls' academy in the South during the Civil War
Flaming star by Don Siegel( Visual )
24 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the years after the Civil War, western Texas is an uneasy meeting ground of two cultures: one white, the other Native-American. When fighting breaks out between the settlers and natives, Pacer Burton (Elvis Presley), the son of a white rancher (John McIntire), is pulled into the deadly violence despite his peacemaking efforts"--Container
Coogan's bluff by Don Siegel( Visual )
26 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coogan, an Arizona cop, is sent to New York to escort a prisoner back. Before they can leave, the prisoner escapes and Coogan sets out to capture his prisoner
Invasion of the body snatchers : Don Siegel, director by Daniel Mainwaring( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical reviews and commentaries on the film
Madigan by Don Siegel( Visual )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran New York City detective is given only a few hours to track down a vicious killer
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )
26 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thriller based on the Hemingway story about two men who become curious about the life and death of the man they were hired to kill
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A ripped-from-the-headlines social-problem picture about inmates' rights that was inspired by a recent spate of uprisings in American prisons ... shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras"--Container
Charley Varrick ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley Varrick is a small-time crook who outfoxes the mob and makes a desperate run for the Mexican border and safety
Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two mules for Sister Sara: A hard-hitting drifter and an unusual nun set off on an action-packed adventure when they join a band of freedom fighters in their mission to capture a well-protected enemy garrison
Illegal ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big steal: Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidently meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
The twilight zone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling
Duel at Silver Creek by Audie Murphy( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lightning is the quick-drawing marshal of Silver City who intents to capture a gang of ruthless claim jumpers that have been terrorizing and murdering local silver miners. He deputizes Silver Kid to help bring the outlaws to justice. Their plans are complicated when a beautiful new lady in town uses the marshal for her own dangerous agenda
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
 
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Siegel, Donald.
Siegel, Donald 1912-
Siegel Donald 1912-1991
Smithee, Alan 1912-1991
Smithee, Allen.
Smithee, Allen 1925-1991
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