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Daves, Delmer 1904-1977

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

54 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome bachelor and a cabaret singer meet on a luxury liner bound for New York. Although both are involved with other people, they fall in love. When the ship docks they agree to meet in six months, remaining apart as a test of their love. But a tragic accident keeps them from their rendevous, and leaves their future uncertain
3:10 to Yuma by Delmer Daves( Visual )

42 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,452 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 )

59 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 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 )

22 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and French and held by 850 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 )

17 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 735 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 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 644 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
Destination Tokyo by Delmer Daves( Visual )

20 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A WW II drama about a submarine mission to Tokyo Bay and the lives of the sailors on board
A summer place by Dai wei si( Visual )

13 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 630 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 )

40 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 586 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 by Delmer Daves( Visual )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Shakespearean tale of jealousy and betrayal, a man who is an honorable itinerant cattleman, befriended and hired by a bighearted ranch owner despite his unwillingness to talk about his past. When the new hand becomes the target of the flirtatious attentions of the owner's bored wife and is entrusted by the boss with a foreman's responsibilities, his presence at the ranch starts to rankle his shifty fellow cowhand
You were never lovelier by William A Seiter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and French and held by 459 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 426 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 336 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 297 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 3 languages and held by 245 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 )

33 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 217 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
Hollywood canteen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most important Westerns ever made, "Broken Arrow" tells the haunting tale of the friendship that develops between Tom Jeffords (Stewart) and the Apache chief Cochise (Chandler) as Jeffords struggles to make peace between settlers and Apaches. As Jefford's relationship with the Apaches, and in particular with a beautiful young Apache girl deepens, his situation, and that of the Apaches, becomes increasingly unstable. The film was groundbreaking in its humanist portrayal of the Indians and controversial at the time for its measured portrayal of relationships between whites and Native Americans
The hanging tree by Delmer Daves( Visual )

25 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place in Skull Creek, a 1870s Montana gold camp. Dr. Joseph Frail 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
 
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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

デルマー・デイヴィス

狄瑪·戴維斯

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