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Siegel, Don 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 344 works in 1,041 publications in 7 languages and 14,482 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Audio adaptations  History  Biography  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Western films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor, Performer, Translator, Actor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Dirty Harry by Don Siegel ( Visual )
119 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,052 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 )
87 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,843 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 )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
Escape from Alcatraz by Don Siegel ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gritty and realistic enactment of the only successful escape from Alcatraz, made by Frank Morris and two accomplices
Two mules for Sister Sara by Don Siegel ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 824 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 )
7 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and held by 660 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 )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 455 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
Flaming star by Don Siegel ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in west Texas in the years after the Civil War, this is the story of a half-breed who's mother is an Indian and whose father is white who is torn between two worlds. After an Indian uprising, his problems mount as he is feared by the whites, mistrusted by Indians and hunted by both
The beguiled ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood plays a wounded Union soldier hidden by a girls' academy in the South during the Civil War
Coogan's bluff by Don Siegel ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 382 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 )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 351 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 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran New York City detective is given only a few hours to track down a vicious killer
Charley Varrick ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 250 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
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic thriller based on an Ernest Hemingway story
The twilight zone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 246 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
Illegal ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illegal: Ambitious D.A. Victor Scott zealously prosecutes Ed Clary for a woman's murder. But as Clary walks to the electric chair, Scott receives evidence that exonerates the condemned man. Realizing that he's made a terrible mistake he tries to stop the execution, but is too late. Scott resigns as a prosecutor and enters private practice. He draws the attention of mob kingpin Frank Garland. Scott represents one of Garland's stooges on a murder rap and Scott, in a grand display of courtroom theatrics, wins the case. Embroiled in dirty mob politics, the situation becomes intolerable when his former protege is charged with a murder that seems to implicate her as an informant to the Garland mob
Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 232 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
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and German and held by 220 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
Duel at Silver Creek ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 144 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
Dirty Harry collection by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all 5 Dirty Harry movies and 1 Dirty Harry bonus disc
 
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Alternative Names
Siegel, Donald.
Siegel, Donald, 1912-
Siegel, Donald, 1912-1991
Smithee, Alan, 1912-1991
Smithee, Allen.
Smithee, Allen 1925-1991
Languages
English (391)
German (17)
French (14)
Spanish (14)
Multiple languages (12)
Italian (11)
Japanese (2)
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