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Daves, Delmer 1904-1977

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Leo McCarey's affair to remember by Leo McCarey( Visual )

48 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay meet on an ocean liner and fall deeply in love. Though each is engaged to someone else, they agree to meet six months later at the Empire State Building if they still feel the same way about each other. But a tragic accident prevents their rendezvous, and the lovers' future takes an emotional and uncertain turn
3:10 to Yuma by Delmer Daves( Visual )

36 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this beautifully shot and acted, psychologically complex western, Van Heflin is a mild-mannered cattle rancher who takes on the task of shepherding a captured outlaw, played with cucumber-cool charisma by Glenn Ford, to the train that will take him to prison. This apparently simple plan turns into a nerve-racking cat-and-mouse game that will test each man's particular brand of honor
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

52 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,286 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. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced of his innocence
The petrified forest by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

18 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rundown diner bakes in the Arizona heat. Inside, fugitive killer Duke Mantee sweats out a manhunt, holding disillusioned writer Alan Squier, young Gabby Maple, and a handful of others hostage
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends & family members caught in the middle. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Spencer's Mountain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spencers are a hardy clan. Grandpa Spencer fathered nine boys who live in the shadow of the Grand Teton mountain that bears their name. Grandpa's son Clay married Olivia and had nine more kids, "all thoroughbreds," Clay beams. Now the eldest son is out of high school, eager for more book learning. But college money is hard to come by
Destination Tokyo( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four hours out of San Francisco, submarine captain Cassidy unseals his top-secret orders and reads two fateful words: Destination Tokyo
A summer place by Dai wei si( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at an elite Maine resort, the lovestruck teens Johnny and Molly struggle to cope with adult emotions, as do their parents. Johnny, Molly and their parents discover that love will find a way
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom believes the Apaches are treated unfairly. After befriending their leader Cochise and arranging a truce, he is called upon by an Army General to negotiate a government peace treaty, but later is the target of a renegade ambush
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( Visual )

34 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to The robe set in Rome after the death of Christ. The mad emperor Caligula is obsessed with obtaining the robe of Christ which has been entrusted to Demetrius, a devout Christian who turns his back on God, enters the arena and becomes the most famous gladiator in Rome
Jubal( Visual )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found grievously injured by rancher Shep Horgan, Jubal Troop, a man who's life has been dogged by bad luck, is offered a job as a cowhand
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although each is engaged to someone else, when Nickie and Terry meet aboard an ocean liner, they fall in love. After they agree to rendezvous six months later atop the Empire State Building, tragedy strikes, and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn"--Container
You were never lovelier by William A Seiter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Acunas family is a family of tradition. The family holds the ritual of making sure that their daughters get married in order of age. When the second daughter does not follow the tradition quick enough her sister resort to finding her a lover
Love affair by Leo McCarey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michel Marnet and Terry McKay meet on a ship on which he is sailing to marry a rich heirss. When they fall in love they agree to meet 6 months later at the top of the Empire State Building, if they are both still free. On the way Terry meets with crippling accident
The adventures of Errol Flynn( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines Flynn's life from his beginnings in Australia to his fame in Hollywood and his life behind the silver screen
Cowboy by Delmer Daves( Visual )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempers flare and fists fly in this action-packed sagebrush classic based on the real-life adventures of a tenderfoot turned tough cattleman
The red house by Delmer Daves( Visual )

48 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farmer tries to keep the curious away and protect the secret of the sinister decaying old house deep in the woods
Stage Door Canteen by Frank Borzage( Visual )

30 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This delightfully sentimental movie set itself apart from the many other World War II films of the day made to boost American morale. It's a fictional tale of the real-life story of New York City's Stage Door Canteen, where soldiers on their way to battle were entertained by stage and screen stars of the era. Countless celebrities make cameos in the film which was directed by Frank Borzage, first-ever recipient of the Academy Award for Best Director. "Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and films appear and host a recreational center for servicemen during the war. Dakota meets a pretty young hostess, Eileen, and they enjoy the many entertainers and a growing romance
Broken arrow by John Woo( Visual )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amidst the bitter struggle between white men and Indians, Tom Jeffords believes the Indians are treated unfairly. He befriends Cochise, the leader of the Apaches, and arranges a truce. He is called upon by a U.S. Army general to negotiate a peace treaty. After fulfilling his mission, he, his Indian wife and Cochise are targets of a renegade ambush
The last wagon by Delmer Daves( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Adopted by Comanche. Accused by the white man. On the road to his murder trial, Comanche Todd is a soul without hope. But when a band of savage Apaches attacks his wagon train, leaving only a few teenaged survivors, he must choose between the freedom that fortune has handed him, and delivering the youths safely home"--Container
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The petrified forest
Alternative Names
Daves, Delmer

Daves, Delmer Lawrence

Daves, Delmer Lawrence 1904-1977

Delmer Daves Amerikaans acteur

Delmer Daves réalisateur américain

Delmer Daves regista statunitense

Delmer Daves reżyser i scenarzysta amerykański

Delmer Daves US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Ντέλμερ Ντέιβς

Дэйвс, Делмер

דלמר דייבס שחקן אמריקאי

دلمر دیوس تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

데이브즈, 델머 1904-1977

デイヴィス, デルマー



The petrified forestDamesSpencer's MountainJubalYou were never lovelierCowboyBroken arrow