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Riesner, Dean 1918-2002

Overview
Works: 162 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 5,944 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Motion picture plays  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Printer, Interviewee, Producer, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Dean Riesner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Dean Riesner
Dirty Harry by Don Siegel ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A violently inclined San Francisco police inspector is the only cop who is able to arrest a rooftop sniper. When the man is released through lack of evidence, he takes private revenge
The enforcer by William Robert Daly ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and French and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Harry Callahan has a new partner, Inspector Kate Moore, who has two jobs: tracking down a band of armed-and-wacko terrorists and winning Harry's confidence
Play Misty for me by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A radio disc jockey becomes the victim of psychotic obsession when he tries to end a torrid love affair with a fan
Rich man, poor man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first-ever dramatic miniseries to appear on American television spans decades and generations to trace the epic story of the Jordache family from 1945 to the late 1960s
Coogan's bluff by Don Siegel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coogan, an Arizona cop, is sent to New York to escort a prisoner back. Before they can leave, the prisoner escapes and Coogan sets out to capture his prisoner
Charley Varrick ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley Varrick is a small-time crook who outfoxes the mob and makes a desperate run for the Mexican border and safety
The fighting 69th ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fighting 69th" is a World War I regiment consisting mostly of New York-Irish soldiers. Jerry Plunkett is the cockiest member of a cocky crew. Jerry is a scrappy fellow who looks out only for himself. The officers and enlisted of the regiment do their best to instill discipline in Plunkett, and the chaplain, Father Duffy, tries to make Plunkett see the greater good. None of them seem to succeed. In the trenches, Plunkett acts selfishly and cowardly, eventually costing the lives of many of his fellow soldiers. A final act of cowardice leads to terrible consequences, but Plunkett sees in them a chance to redeem himself
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beguiled: A wounded soldier finds shelter in an all-girls academy during the Civil War
Paris holiday ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Hope, who conceived the story and produced the film, plays Robert Hunter, an actor travelling to Paris to purchase a screenplay, only to find himself mixed up with counterfeits. While Hunter has his eye on diplomat Ann McCall (Hyer), a sexy spy named Zara (Ekberg) has her eye on the screenplay
The Helen Morgan story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Helen Morgan, the grand dame of torch singers during the Roaring Twenties in Chicago
4 film favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sudden impact: Responding to cries of police brutality, Harry Callahan's bosses send him on an out-of-town assignment, tracking a traumatized rape victim who coldly guns down her bygone attackers
Dirty Harry collection by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all 5 Dirty Harry movies and 1 Dirty Harry bonus disc
Arthur Hailey's The Moneychangers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adaptation of Arthur Hailey's bestselling book is a tale of power and greed in the banking business. Two ambitious vice presidents become rivals when an imminent board room vacancy arises. It is the story of how absolute power corrupts absolutely
The fighting 69th (1940) shooting script by Norman Reilly Raine ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood, Dirty Harry ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A violently inclined San Francisco police inspector is the only cop who is able to arrest a rooftop sniper. When the man is released through lack of evidence, he takes private revenge. Magnum force: Harry takes on young motorcycle cops who have turned vigilante and are killing top underworld figures
L'inspecteur Harry Dirty Harry by Don Siegel ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un policier pas comme les autres utilise tous les moyens, même illégaux, pour faire justice... Le tout premier de la série... Clint excellent
The Dirty Harry series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all 5 Dirty Harry movies
Brass Bancroft of the secret service mysteries collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ronald Reagan did time as a federal employee 40 years before becoming U.S. President. In 4 fast-paced B-movies, Reagan was Lt. 'Brass' Bancroft, a stalwart Secret Service agent who risked life and limb to bring to justice illegal alien smugglers, counterfeiters and enemy spies. Includes Secret Service of the Air, Code of the Secret Service, Murder in the Air, and Smashing the Money Ring
The enforcer by Wesley Morgan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Dean, Dinky 1918-2002
Dinky Dean 1918-2002
Franklin, Dean 1918-2002
Franklin, Dinky 1918-2002
Reisner Dean 1918-2002
Reisner, Dinky 1918-2002
Riesner, Dean 1918-2002
Riesner, Dean Franklin.
Riesner, Dinky 1918-2002
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