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Fleischer, Richard

Works: 201 works in 1,184 publications in 12 languages and 17,743 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical films  Biography  Musical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Interviewee, fmd, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Fleischer
Most widely held works by Richard Fleischer
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

62 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization chronicling the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Soylent Green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

55 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlton Heston plays a cop in this 21st century science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a greenish, wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

48 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniacal Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
The Vikings by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

59 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the Middle Ages, and nothing is more feared in England than Viking warriors. In one of many raids, Viking leader Ragnar kills the English king and forces himself on the Queen. With the King dead, his brother takes the thrown but unknown to anyone but a trusted servant, the Queen is now with child. In order to protect the boy, he is sent away to be raised in safety away from the new King. Twenty years later, the Vikings under are still raiding England and they now have an Englishman, Egbert, making maps of the English coast for them. Ragnar has a son, Einar, a lusty warrior who takes what he wants when he wants it. They also have a slave, Eric, taken prisoner as an infant. Egbert realizes from a necklace Eric wears that he is the son of the Queen and is Einar's half-brother. When they kidnap Morgana, a Welsh beauty and the English King's betrothed, the stage is set for an inevitable clash between the half-brothers and with the reigning English King
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

48 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miao shu ba la ba yu ye su tong ding shi zi jia que huo zhong sheng,jing duo ci shi lian yu mi wang zhong yu gui zhu
The jazz singer by Samson Raphaelson( Visual )

37 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish cantor's son defies his father to pursue a career in popular music
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

40 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite team of medical and scientific specialists race to save a top government scientist who is suffering from blood clot on the brain. Their mission is to be reduced along with their submarine-like craft to microscope size, enter the bloodstream of the ailing scientist, and journey to the brain to perform an emergency procedure. With only sixty minutes to complete their mission, the scientists find themselves fighting off an attack by white corpuscles, caught in a tornado-like storm in the lungs, and struggling to survive sabotage from one of their own
Out of the inkwell : Max Fleischer and the animation revolution by Richard Fleischer( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Fleischer (1883-1972) was for years considered Walt Disney's only real rival in the world of cartoon animation. The man behind the creation of such legendary characters as Betty Boop and the animation of Popeye the Sailor and Superman, Fleischer asserted himself as a major player in the development of Hollywood entertainment. Out of the Inkwell: Max Fleischer and the Animation Revolution is a vivid portrait of the life and world of a man who shaped the look of cartoon animation. While deeply engaged with his characters, Fleischer also sought ways to improve his art through technical innova
The narrow margin by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop has been put in charge of protecting a gangster's girlfriend as she is being transported from Chicago to L.A. by train to testify before a grand jury. He has his work cut out, though, as there are hitmen on the train that are after her
Conan the complete quest( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the saga of Conan's search for vengeance as he battles the armies of darkness in his unforgettable quest to save mankind
Mandingo by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A shocking look at plantation life in the Deep South. Mede is a slave whose master, Hammond Maxwell, intends on keeping him as a prizefighter. As Maxwell focuses his attention on his wenches and Mede's brutal training, his neglected wife turns her passions towards Mede himself"--Container
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
Conan the destroyer by Robert E Howard( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cimmerian Conan is asked by the evil Queen Taramis to accompany a beautiful young princess to find a magic treasure. If he returns with the treasure and the virgin, the Queen promises to bring Conan's beloved Valeria back from the dead. But little does he know that she plans to kill both him and the princess, or that the return of the treasure will mean the extinction of mankind
Mr. Majestyk by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-con and Vietnam vet, Mr. Majestyk, whose efforts to run a straight business seem thwarted at every turn-- a town tough harasses him for employment of Hispanic migrant workers on his farm, the local police jail him on a false charge, and a Mafia hitman destroys his crop for crossing him during a jailbreak-- finally reaches the end of his fuse. With rifle in hand and his girlfriend at the wheel of his pickup, Majestyk goes after the syndicate assassin
Red Sonja by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonja sets out to avenge her parent's death and is granted extraordinary powers by a mysterious vision. But she must vow never to fall in love with a man unless he is stronger than her. On the way to find Queen Gedren, she meets kalidor, a stranger gifted with unusual strength
Betty Boop by Max Fleischer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She first appeared on screen with the body of a woman and the head of a dog. Re-invented as 100% woman, the racy cartoon star became an American icon
Crossed swords by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adventure film adapted from Mark Twain's classic "The prince and the pauper", a poor commoner and the Prince of Wales switch clothing as a practical joke, but are unexpectedly separated and end up living each other's lives
Amityville 3-D by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and French and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To debunk the Amityville house's infamous reputation and take advantage of a rock-bottom asking price, skeptical journalist John Baxter buys the place and settles in to write his first novel. But as soon as the ink on the deed has dried, people who have come into contact with him and the house begin to meet with a shocking fate. Is it coincidence or is this house really the gateway to hell?"--Container
Doctor Doolittle by Rex Harrison( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric nineteenth-century English doctor chooses to devote his life to animals, with whom he can communicate, and embarks on a series of adventures culminating in the discovery of the famed giant pink sea snail
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Out of the inkwell : Max Fleischer and the animation revolution
Alternative Names
Fleischer, Richard O.

Fleischer, Richard O. 1916-2006

Richard Fleischer Amerikaans filmregisseur

Richard Fleischer réalisateur américain

Richard Fleischer regista statunitense

Richard Fleischer US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Флейшер, Ричард

ريتشارد فليشر

ریچارد فلایشر کارگردان آمریکایی

리처드 플라이셔

플래셔, 리차드 1916-2006

플레이셔, 리차드 1916-2006

플레이셔, 리처드 1916-2006

フライシャー, リチャード

フライシャー, リチャード 1916-2006




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