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Fleischer, Richard

Works: 497 works in 1,425 publications in 9 languages and 18,624 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  War films  Musical films  Biography  Fantasy films  Children's films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Performer, Film editor, Interviewee, fmd, Editor, Contributor, Honoree
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 )

91 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,402 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 )

50 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,721 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."
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( Visual )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Doctor Dolittle, who learns how to communicate with animals
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 1,335 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 )

39 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 787 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 )

35 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic biblical drama tells the story of Barabbas, the criminal whose life was spared over Jesus Christ's. Arrested for murder and theft, Barabbas was to be crucified but, at the last minute, Roman leader Pontius Pilate allowed a mob to decide who should die: Christ or Barabbas. The crowd doomed Jesus, and Barabbas was released. But the former convict became racked with guilt and struggled to understand why so many people -- including Rachel, the woman he loved -- believed Jesus to be the son of God. His search for meaning continued through his experiences as a slave and a gladiator, up to the end of his life
The jazz singer by Samson Raphaelson( Visual )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 680 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 )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 664 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 surviv sabotage from one of their own
Out of the inkwell : Max Fleischer and the animation revolution by Richard Fleischer( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 573 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 )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop has been put in charge of protecting a gangster's wife 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 429 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 )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 359 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 )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of "Boston Strangler" Albert De Salvo, the man who terrorized the city for a year and a half when he murdered 13 women
Conan the destroyer by Robert E Howard( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan the Barbarian vs. the evil Queen Taramis who has promised to bring his beloved back from the dead if he returns with a magic treasure
Mr. Majestyk by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 230 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 )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avonturenfilm waarin de ouders van Sonja voor haar ogen afgeslacht worden door soldaten van koningin Gedren. Ze zweert haar ouders te wreken en krijgt onverwachts hulp van Kalidor
Betty Boop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 194 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
Voyage to the bottom of the sea Fantastic voyage by Irwin Allen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage to the bottom of the sea: Admiral Nelson takes scientists in his futuristic atomic submarine to explode a belt of radiation. Fantastic voyage: Follows the treacherous voyage of five scientists who are reduced to microscopic size and injected into the bloodstream of an injured Czechoslovak scientist to remove a cerebral blood clot which must be repaired from inside the brain
The new centurions by Joseph Wambaugh( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever
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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 ralisateur amricain

Richard Fleischer regista statunitense

Richard Fleischer US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Флейшер, Ричард

ريتشارد فليشر

ریچارد فلایشر کارگردان آمریکایی

리처드 플라이셔

フライシャー, リチャード


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