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Veiller, Anthony 1903-1965

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Most widely held works by Anthony Veiller
The night of the iguana by John Huston( Visual )

24 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defrocked, alcoholic, and emotionally-troubled minister struggles with his desire for earthly pleasures as a tour guide in Mexico. Shepherding a busload of school teachers and one libidinous 18-year old girl, he becomes entangled with the teen, suffers a nervous breakdown when discovered, and strands the group at the remote and rundown seaside hotel of his old friend Maxine. As his emotional state continues to unravel, and the group's problems increase, the hotel is joined by a travelling artist and her aged poet father, with their own secret troubles
The stranger by Edward G Robinson( Visual )

93 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captured Nazi is allowed to escape from a German war crimes prison after WWII, in the hopes of leading the Allies to a notorious spy who is working to revive the Third Reich. The trail leads to a small, seemingly innocent Connecticut town where intrigue and murder combine for a tense situation
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Don Siegel( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodramatic thrillers based on the Hemingway story about two hit men and their target, who accepts his fate as though he were already dead
Moulin Rouge by John Huston( Visual )

50 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a dwarf, Toulouse-Lautrec believes he's too ugly to ever fall in love. So he loses himself in painting ... and cognac. A fixture at Paris' infamous turn-of-the-century Moulin Rouge nightclub, Lautrec meets a girl from the street ... who breaks his heart"--Container
Stage door by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

18 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in English and French and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stars galore shine in this nominee for 4 Academy Awards including best picture. A fast, witty story of aspiring actresses living at a theatrical boarding house. Based on an Edna Ferber/George S. Kaufman play, the tale was considerably rewritten for film, so much that Kaufman quipped it should be called Screen Door. What matters most to an acting hopeful is an open door. With humor and heart, this excellent movie suggests some things that matter more" --Container
Frank Capra's State of the union( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An industrialist runs for the Presidency and is caught between his principled estranged wife and a power-hungry newspaper owner, who is also the industrialist's mistress
World war II : why we fight( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propaganda series originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort
Dallas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blayde Hollister, ex-Confederate from Georgia, has waged his own war to settle past injustices. Now he's a wanted man. And he can feel the law closing in on him
Solomon and Sheba by King Vidor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When King David names his younger son as heir, his older son plots revenge. A clash between King Solomon & his brother is further complicated when the Queen of Sheba seduces Solomon in an attempt to bring about Israel's downfall
The list of Adrian Messenger by John Huston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired officer must uncover the identity of a mass murderer who is killing off the potential heirs to a family fortune. The only clues are the names on the list of murdered heir Adrian Messenger. The tension builds as the final evil unfolds
Why we fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts one and two of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Prelude to war: Recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The Nazis strike: Documents the relentless advance of Germany's military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims with blitzkrieg tactics and spread through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland
Prelude to war by Frank Capra( Visual )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While America sleeps, Japan & Germany slowly and methodically build their armies and launch their plans for global conquest"--Container
Why we fight( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts three and four of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Divide and conquer: Recounts the successive defeats of Denmark, Norway, Holland, Belgium, and France by the seemingly invincible German army, as seen in dramatic footage from both sides of the battle. The Battle of Britain: Exclusive Army footage and captured Nazi film portray the indomitable spirit of the heroic Londoners during the blitz by the Luftwaffe, and to outline Hitler's six-point plan to annihilate England
Ernest Hemingway's The killers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, who was expecting them. An insurance investigator pursues the case against the orders of his boss, who considers it trivial. Weaving together threads of the slain gas station attendant's life, the investigator uncovers a complex tale of treachery and crime, all linked with a gorgeous and mysterious woman
The Battle of Russia by Frank Capra( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fifth film in the series celebrates the spirit of the Russian people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion of their homeland."--Container
Why we fight( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parts six and seven of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The Battle of China (1944): Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plans for world conquest. Recalls Chinese development of the compass, printing, astronomy, gunpowder, and porcelain. War comes to America (1945): Briefly reviews the history of the United States and describes the characteristics, habits, and beliefs of the American people. Explains the events from 1931 to 1941 that caused the United States to enter World War II
Why we fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part five of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
Film noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Phenix City story" (100 min.) Corruption, brutality and vice plagued Phenix City, Alabama, for 100 years, so who would dare to change it? Based on real-life events and filmed on location in what was called Sin City USA, director Phil Karlson's semidocumentary tells the jolting tale of those who risked their lives to bring the burg's syndicate of thugs and murderers to justice
Ernest Hemingway's the killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

20 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, who was expecting them. An insurance investigator pursues the case against the orders of his boss, who considers it trivial. Weaving together threads of the slain gas station attendant's life, the investigator uncovers a complex tale of treachery and crime, all linked with a gorgeous and mysterious woman
 
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The night of the iguana
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Ernest Hemingway's The killersStage doorFrank Capra's State of the unionDallasErnest Hemingway's The killersFilm noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillersErnest Hemingway's the killers
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Anthony Veiller Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1903-1965)

Anthony Veiller sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Anthony Veiller US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Veiller, Tony.

Veiller, Tony 1903-1965

آنتونی ویلر فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

アンソニー・ヴェイラー

安东尼·维勒

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