Most widely held works about Russ Tamblyn
Most widely held works by Russ Tamblyn
West Side story ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 2,622 libraries worldwide
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets.
West side story ( Visual )
90 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City.
West Side story by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Presents the soundtrack of the film version of "West Side Story," a tale of a young couple caught in the crossfire of rival gangs.
The haunting ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Adapted from Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House, this psychological thriller tells the story of four people who come to the house to study its supernatural phenomena.
Gun crazy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot.
Seven brides for seven brothers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does Milly discover that Adam has six other brothers all living with him in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Then, after reading a story, Adam develops an idea that will create the solution to his brothers' loneliness - kidnap the women they want!
Peyton Place ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets.
Father of the bride ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws.
Tom Thumb ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A tiny boy has exciting adventures in a horse's ear, a mouse hole, a snail shell, a cow's throat and a wolf's belly. He also outwits a couple of thieves who wish to make their fortune by using Tom Thumb's size to their advantage.
Peyton Place ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The story of coming of age in a small New England village whose peaceful facade hides love and passion, scandal and hypocrisy.
Quantum leap. The complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Reunite with Dr. Sam Beckett, a scientist who never knows whose body he is going to "leap" into next or when, where and at what moment in time he may find himself. Who will he be next? An undercover cop. A blind pianist. A harassed secretary. It's up to Sam to change the history of each person for the better, and hopefully complete the mission that will someday take hime home.
The long ships ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
The film feature the adventure of Viking battling Moors for fabled treasures.
High school confidential ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
A tough kid comes to a new high school and begins muscling his way into the drug scene, and the local crime syndicate. Featuring the music of Jerry Lee Lewis and Ray Anthony.
Cimarron ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
April 22, 1889. Tens of thousands of hopeful homesteaders are poised at the Oklahoma border, waiting for the gunshots that will send them on a feverish dash to claim a share of two million acres free for the taking.
Many rivers to cross ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod.
The winning team ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Grover Cleveland Alexander is the Hall of Fame pitcher whose baseball victories paralleled triumphs in his personal life. Suffering from double vision and fainting spells, Alexander sees his career bottom out. But, helped by his wife, he makes a successful return that reaches its peak in the 1926 Yankees/Cardinals World Series.
Hit the deck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral...
Greatest classic films collection. Horror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone.
Father's little dividend ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Spencer Tracy, having married off his daughter, finds his peace and quiet shattered when he learns he's about to become a grandfather.
Cimarron ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Epic western about the Cravet family settling the Oklahoma prairie.
Bank robberies Benét, Stephen Vincent,--1898-1943 Brides Brothers City and town life Comedy films Daughters Drama Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Firearms First loves Frontier and pioneer life Gangs Haunted houses Horror films Immigrants Kidnapping Love Man-woman relationships Marriage Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Motion pictures Musical films Musical films Musicals New Hampshire New York (State) New York (State)--New York Oregon People with disabilities Revues Romance films Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare, William) Time travel United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Weddings West (U.S.) Western films
Tamblyn, Russell 1934-
Tamblyn, Russell Irving 1934-
Tamblyn, Rusty 1934-
Multiple languages (13)
No Linguistic content (6)