WorldCat Identities

Bennett, Bruce 1906-2007

Works: 149 works in 410 publications in 6 languages and 9,126 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Action and adventure films  History  Detective and mystery films  Gangster films  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Bruce Bennett
Most widely held works by Bruce Bennett
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

52 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

16 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Sahara by Michael Palin( Visual )

23 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ragtag batallion is stranded in the African desert during World War II
Sudden fear( Visual )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
George Stevens' The more the merrier by Anne Fine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To help the war effort, a patriotic young woman rents half of her apartment to a well-to-do, retired millionaire, who decides to play Cupid by renting half of his half to a high-type, clean-cut nice young man
Love me tender by Robert Webb( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hearing his older brother (Richard Egan) has been killed in combat, a young Texas farmer (Presley) marries the man's sweetheart (Debra Paget). But his brother returns, sparking a bitter sibling rivalry and tragic confrontation with Union soldiers
Act of violence Mystery street by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 266 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
Daniel Boone trail blazer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Boone leads his family and settlers on a pioneering journey through the wilds of Kentucky and they are drawn into skirmishes with the Shawnee Indians
The new adventures of Tarzan by Edward Kull( Visual )

19 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan travels to the jungles of Guatemala in search of a native idol that contains a formula for a powerful explosive
Boris Karloff icons of horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man they could not hang: "In the first of his celebrated 'mad doctor' series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery."--Container
Dream wife by Sidney Sheldon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarji is beautiful and trained from birth to anticipate her husband's every need and she is Clemson Reed's bride-to-be. So why is he whispering romantic endearments to another woman?
The man I love by George Gershwin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Torch singer Petey Brown is beautiful and smart. The beautiful gets her in trouble. She'll need all of the smart to get out of it in this bluesy, boozy noir salute to tough dames in tough times. On a holiday visit to her family in the waning days of World War II, Petey expects a merry Christmas. Instead she gets a tangled web of mobsters, cheating wives, war-traumatized vets and the kind of love that grabs hold fast and goes wrong faster"--Container
Turner classic movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key Largo: A hurricane swells outside, but that is nothing compared to the storm that rages inside the hotel at Key Largo. There, sadistic mobster Johnny Rocco holes up, holding hostage the hotel owner Nora Temple, her invalid father-in-law, and ex-GI Frank McCloud. McCloud's the one man capable of standing up against the belligerent Rocco, but postwar world realities may have taken all the fight out of him
Western classics 50 movie pack by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 classic westerns from 1930 to 1978 featuring the most well known western actors and actresses
The alligator people by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he disappears on their wedding day, a young wife tracks her new husband to his ancestral home in the bayous of Louisiana. There she finds he was saved from death by an experimental medical procedure involving serum derived from alligators, but now he is developing horrible side effects
Shadow of Chinatown( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In San Francisco's Chinatown a mad scientist, Victor Poten, commandeers a gang of ruthless thugs and is in cahoots with the evil Sonya Rokoff, a stunning Eurasian beauty who instigates all sorts of heinous acts in her determination to ruin her competition, the merchants of Chinatown. Poten and Sonya are pitted against intrepid reporter, Joan Whiting and her stalwart hero, Martin Andrews, who faithfully rushes to rescue her when her aggressive and inquisitive nature lands her in the hottest of water. Fifteen episodes, approximately 18 minutes each
Tarzan and the Green Goddess by Edward Kull( Visual )

15 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan has left his native Africa and ventured to the jungles of Guatemala in search of a missing friend. Tarzan teams up with an expedition looking for a fabled lost city that contains the Green Goddess, a legendary jeweled idol worshipped by the ancients. Tarzan and company travel through the steaming jungles; battling wild animals, the heat and humidity; to suddenly find themselves at the lost city and surrounded by the descendants of the ancients
Cavalry charge Against a crooked sky( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against a crooked sky: Sam Sutter is the only one left who believes that his sister is still alive after her capture by Indians. Against the wishes of his family he embarks on a search for her, facing insurmountable odds and the dangers of the wilderness. His perseverance leads him to his sister, now married to an Indian prince but condemned to die for a petty crime. Sam now must face the toughest and possibly the last battle of his life
Tarzan, the ape man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan and the trappers: Tarzan crosses paths with the villainous hunter Schroeder, who is illegally collecting animals for zoos. Joining Schroeder is his evil brother Sikes. Together they team up with the greedy trader Lapin in a hunt for Tarzan himself. New adventures of Tarzan: Tarzan helps Major Matling search Mayan ruins for an idol containing the formula for a powerful explosive. When the idol falls into the clutches of the evil Raglan, Tarzan races to save the day!
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The treasure of the Sierra Madre
Alternative Names
Brix, Herman

Brix Herman 1906-2007

Bruce Bennett acteur américain

Bruce Bennett actrice américaine

Bruce Bennett Amerikaans acteur (1906-2007)

Bruce Bennett amerikansk skådespelare

Bruce Bennett amerikansk skodespelar

Bruce Bennett amerikansk skuespiller

Bruce Bennett amerykański lekkoatleta i aktor

Bruce Bennett attore e atleta statunitense

Bruce Bennett attrice statunitense

Bruce Bennett US-amerikanischer Leichtathlet und Schauspieler

Брюс Беннетт

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Mildred PierceLove me tenderBoris Karloff icons of horror collectionThe man I love