WorldCat Identities

Trosper, Guy 1911-1963

Overview
Works: 110 works in 421 publications in 6 languages and 6,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Biographical films  Musical films  Spy films  Romance films  Prison films  Sports films  Juvenile delinquency films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Actor, Author, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Guy Trosper
Jailhouse rock by Elvis Presley( Visual )

44 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is sent to prison when he accidentally kills a man in a barroom brawl. While behind bars he takes up singing and is helped in the record business by a beautiful young woman
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( Visual )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and French and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Brits geheim agent die opdracht krijgt het hoofd van de Oostduitse geheime dienst onschadelijk te maken, raakt in een hachelijke positie wanneer hij naar de Oostzone ontvoerd wordt
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

56 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his release from prison, a bank robber seeks revenge on the sheriff who betrayed him when they were outlaw partners
Birdman of Alcatraz : the story of a real and living man--( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
The spy who came in from the cold( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fellow spy is murdered, an agent is assigned to pretend he is defecting, but soon suspects that the layers of betrayal go far beyond what was originally expected
The Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Chicago White sox pitcher, Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
One-eyed Jacks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rio, a bank robber, is bent on revenge against his one-time partner in crime
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowland( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member 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
Birdman of Alcatraz by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2018 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Devil's doorway by Anthony Mann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lance Poole, a Shoshone Indian, returns to his home in Medicine Bow, Wyoming, having won the Congressional Medal of Honor for his service in the Civil War. Despite his honorable war record, Lance is shunned by the white townspeople, who bear a grudge against him and his father because of their hold on the richest land in the region
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jailhouse rock: After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star. It happened at the World's Fair: Mike and Danny fly a cropduster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff takes custody of it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries to earn money playing poker, Mike takes care of a small girl, Sue-Lin, whose father has disappeared. Stay away, Joe: Native American rodeo rider, Joe Lightcloud, a Navajo whose family still lives on the reservation, returns to the reservation in a white Cadillac convertible with which he proceeds to drive cattle. Charro! Jess Wade is innocently accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals
The spy who came in from the cold( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed, best-selling novel by John le Carre, about a Cold War spy on one final dangerous mission in East Germany, is transmuted by director Martin Ritt into a film every bit as precise and ruthless as the book. Richard Burton plays Alec Leamas, whose relationship with a beautiful librarian, puts his assignment in jeopardy
Turner classic movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the FBI unfolds through the eyes of one of its agents. During his career he investigates gangsters, swindlers, the Ku Klux Klan, Nazi agents and cold war spies
Eyes in the night( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1942, Duncan "Mac" Maclain, un détective privé devenu aveugle, se fait aider par son assistant Marty et par son chien Friday. Une amie, Norma Lawry, lui demande d'intervenir pour mettre fin à la liaison entre Barbara, sa belle-fille, et un acteur bien plus âgé qu'elle, Paul Gerente. Lorsque celui-ci est assassiné, l'enquête de "Mac" le mène jusqu'à un réseau d'espionnage nazi."--[fr.wikipedia.org]
Birdman of Alcatraz ; Elmer Gantry( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birdman of Alcatraz: The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment
Crossroads( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a lovely new bride and a diplomatic appointment imminent, David Talbot sees his life on an upswing - if he is really David Talbot. Blackmailers say he is actually a murderer and thief named Jean Pelletier. Talbot's past includes incidents of amnesia, and he begins to wonder if he is living a lie
Mystery classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes in the night. Blind detective McLain investigates the murder of Miss Lawry's boyfriend with the aid of his seeing-eye dog. The only clue is the odor of violets in the room. From this clue McLain builds a case against Nazi spies headed by someone close to Miss Lawry. Kennel murder case. Detective Philo Vance grapples with a classic sealed-room murder mystery involving participants in a snooty Long Island dog show. The limping man: An ex G.I. returns to England to look up a wartime girlfriend and rekindle their romance. He soon realizes his ex-girlfriend has become involved with racketeers but before he can untangle her mess, he helps the local police track down a deadly sniper. The spy in white: Set in Turkey this spy thriller is about two guards who lose their jobs when they get into a fight with an Arab prince who tries to seduce one of their girl friends and discover that the prince is about to overthrow the Turkish government
L'Espion qui venait du froid by Martin Ritt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fellow spy is murdered, an agent who is working as a defected spy trying to get inside information realizes that he is just as expendable as his fellow agent
The Americano( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Dent, un allevatore del Texas, si reca nelle zone interne del Brasile per consegnare tre tori di gran valore. Giunto a destinazione, viene coinvolto in una lotta tra il fazendero, i contadini e Marianna, una bella fattoressa che vuole vendere il suo ranch
 
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Guy Trosper Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1911-1963)

Guy Trosper guionista estadounidense

Guy Trosper guionista estatunidenc

Guy Trosper scénariste américain

Guy Trosper US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Guy Trosper yhdysvaltalainen elokuvakäsikirjoittaja

Troper, Guy 1911-1963

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