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Zinnemann, Fred 1907-1997

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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

145 editions published between 1966 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 3,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

154 editions published between 1953 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 2,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about life in the Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

255 editions published between 1951 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Oklahoma! by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

143 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
High Noon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
The day of the jackal by Frederick Forsyth( Visual )

72 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circa summer 1962, British and French police combine to find a professional killer who has been hired by the French OAS to assassinate President Charles de Gaulle, because the extremist group felt the general had betrayed them by granting independence to Algeria. Nameless and faceless, the killer, known by the code name Jackal, methodically prepares for his mission, while the authorities seek to uncover the plot that could stun the world
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!( Visual )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

37 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

65 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to great wealth, the fiercely independent Julia devotes her life to political causes, fighting fascism in the 1930's. While traveling in Europe, playwright Lillian Hellman, a friend of Julia's, is swept into a dangerous world, smuggling money across hostile borders
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
The men by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

47 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war veteran paralyzed in combat returns home and finds he will never walk again, bitterly refusing to see his fiancée. She must force him to confront reality and break his physical and emotional confinement. When feeling starts to return to his legs, it could be his last hope, or final downfall
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life"--Container
The member of the wedding by Prod Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation( Visual )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2019 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 12-year-old girl learns something about life when her sister gets married and a young boy dies
Behold a pale horse by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2020 in English and Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish guerrilla in exile at the end of the Civil War is persuaded to return upon learning that his mother is dying
The search( Visual )

14 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitive story of a war orphan found in the ruins of postwar Europe
Strand : under the dark cloth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the life and career of photographer Paul Strand. Features Strand's most famous photographs, clips from his films, and interviews with his wife, friends, and collaborators
Act of violence ; Mystery street( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery street (1950): Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in Wolof and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trances: "The ... Moroccan band Nass El Ghiwane is the ... subject of this ... musical documentary"--Container
The seventh cross by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Nazi Germany in 1936, this is the story of George Heisler who along with six others escapes from a concentration camp. One by one the others are captured while George keeps one step ahead and is aided by others who risk their own lives to help him
George Stevens : a filmmaker's journey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film biography of a movie director usually includes conventional genre trappings, like clips of great scenes and memories of old colleagues, as indeed this film does. Mainly, this is an engrossing tour through the George Stevens career that provides a greater understanding of his background, talent, creative preoccupations, and especially the experiences in World War II that irrevocably changed his approach to film making. As head of the Special Coverage unit documenting the war on film, Stevens took the only known color footage of the ground war in Europe, including the liberation of Paris and the horrors of Dachau. If his movies hold a mirror up to America, it is because his personal principles paralleled the highest aspirations of this country. In his films, Stevens offered as much insight on American life and character as he could muster
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From here to eternity
From here to eternityOklahoma!The day of the jackalThe nun's storyThe sundownersHigh noonFred Zinnemann : interviews
Alternative Names
Alfredus Zinnemann

Fred Zinnemann Amerikaans filmregisseur

Fred Zinnemann austriacko-amerykański reżyser filmowy

Fred Zinnemann Austrian-American film director

Fred Zinnemann Austrian-born American film director (1907-1997)

Fred Zinnemann director de cine austríaco ganador de cuatro premios Óscar

Fred Zinnemann itävaltalais-yhdysvaltalainen elokuvaohjaaja

Fred Zinnemann österreichisch-amerikanischer Filmregisseur (1907-1997)

Fred Zinnemann rakousko-americký filmový režisér

Fred Zinnemann réalisateur et producteur américain d'origine autrichienne

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Zinneman, Fred 1907-1997

Zinnemann, Alfred 1907-1997

Zinnemann, Alfred Fred

Zinnemann, Fred, 1907-

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진네만, 프레드 1907-1997

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