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Daves, Delmer 1904-1977

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

51 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,664 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 James Mangold( Visual )

41 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,443 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 )

58 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,336 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
The petrified forest by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and French and held by 845 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 waitress Gabby Maple, and a handful of others hostage
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
Spencer's Mountain by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a large family who live in the shadow of the Grand Teton mountain that bears their name
Destination Tokyo by Delmer Daves( Visual )

20 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 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. Set during the second World War, depicts the story of a submarine and its crew as they sail to Tokyo, Japan to sink Japanese warships
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est à la demande du gouvernement que le pionnier Tom Jeffords se bat pour la paix auprès des Indiens. Il remporte une victoire éclatante lorsque, après avoir sauvé un jeune guerrier, le chef Apache Cochise lui accorde son amitié, puis la main de la princesse Sonseeahray de sa tribu. Tous ne veulent cependant pas que les fusils se taisent. Dans le camp des Apaches, des renégats déterrent la hache de guerre tandis que des Blancs, des racistes fanatiques, multiplient les provocations. Après la mort de Sonseeahray, tuée dans une embuscade, Jeffords et Cochise unissent une fois de plus leurs forces pour punir les coupables et éviter que toute la région ne s'embrase des flammes de guerre... "La flèche brisée" est l'un des premiers westerns à présenter les indiens sous un jour intelligent et positif, soit une véritable révolution à Hollywood..." (Source : jaquette)
A summer place by Susan Todd( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 626 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
Demetrius and the gladiators by Delmer Daves( Visual )

37 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 580 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 )

29 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 574 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
You were never lovelier by William A Seiter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and French and held by 466 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 )

24 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two people, each engaged to someone else, meet aboard a ship and instantly fall in love"--Container
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 )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Reece is a range-hardened trail boss who has just arrived in Chicago after months on the plains. When he loses all his money in a high-stakes poker game, he reluctantly accepts a $3,800 loan from hotel desk clerk Frank Harris in exchange for a piece of his cattle business. Frank, a would-be cowboy, has fallen hopelessly in love with Maria Vidal, the voluptuous daughter of a wealthy Mexican rancher. Though her father forbids the lovers from seeing each other again, Frank holds Tom to their partnership agreement, and forces the feisty wrangler to take him on the cattle drive to Maria's hometown of Guadalupe. There, the two men find all the excitement they can handle
The red house by Delmer Daves( Visual )

52 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 235 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 )

31 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 213 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 204 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
Hollywood canteen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corporal wins a date with Joan Leslie in this salute to the World War II landmark, the Hollywood canteen
The hanging tree by Delmer Daves( Visual )

25 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place in Skull Creek, a 1870s Montana gold camp. Dr. Joseph Frail (Gary Cooper) arrives, setting out his shingle near the camp's boom-or-bust hubbub of adventurers, ladies of fortune, mountain men and just plain decent folks. As skilled with a six-gun as with a scalpel, Frail will need both. His life will become intertwined with a young Swiss immigrant (Maria Schell), a man he saves from a mob (Ben Piazza), a shifty-eyed miner (Karl Malden) and a hellfire preacher (George C. Scott)
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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



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