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Bennett, Bruce 1906-2007

Overview
Works: 190 works in 517 publications in 6 languages and 9,864 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Bruce Bennett
 
Most widely held works by Bruce Bennett
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

50 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,480 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 )

19 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and held by 1,708 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 )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,072 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 Zoltan Korda( Visual )

24 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small group of Allied soldiers try to defend themselves from Germans in the Sahara desert outside of Tobruk
Sudden fear by David Miller( Visual )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in English and held by 483 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( Visual )

1 edition 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 D Webb( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, one home from the Civil War, have a falling-out over money and a young woman who, thinking the Confederate veteran was dead, married the younger brother who stayed at home
Daniel Boone : trail blazer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having established the fort at Boonesborough, Daniel Boone is leading more eager settlers to the new lands. However, Simon Grity, a vicious white renegade, is stirring up the tribes against the fort and the homesteaders. Much depends upon Bone's strong relationship with his blood brother, Shawnee Chief Blackfish, which sadly for them both, is put to the ultimate test
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hard-luck drifters and a grizzled prospector discover gold. Then greed and paranoia set in
Mildred Pierce( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Melodrama casts noirish shadows in this portrait of maternal sacrifice from Hollywood master Michael Curtiz. Its iconic performance by Joan Crawford as Mildred, a single mother hell-bent on freeing her children from the stigma of economic hardship, solidified Crawford's career comeback and gave the actor her only Oscar. But as Mildred pulls herself up by the bootstraps, first as an unflappable waitress and eventually as the well-heeled owner of a successful restaurant chain, the ingratitude of her materialistic firstborn (a diabolical Ann Blyth) becomes a venomous serpent's tooth, setting in motion an endless cycle of desperate overtures and heartless recriminations"--Container
Act of violence ; Mystery street( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 199 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
Act of violence by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery street: 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
Dream wife by Sidney Sheldon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 81 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?
Turner classic movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 80 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
The man I love( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 80 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
Boris Karloff : icons of horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 78 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
The alligator people by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 69 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
The Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giugno 1905. Tra l'equipaggio della corazzata russa Potemkin regna un vivo malcontento a causa delle vessazioni cui sono sottoposti i marinai. Il malcontento si trasforma in ammutinamento, allorché il comandante ed il medico dell'unità rifiutano di accogliere le giuste proteste dei marinai per il rancio ricavato da cibi immangiabili. La corazzata raggiunge quindi il porto di Odessa, dove il gesto compiuto dai marinai si diffonde rapidamente tra la popolazione, provocando manifestazioni di plauso e di incoraggiamento
Mildred Pierce( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce (Joan Crawford) is a woman who will do anything to satisfy the demands of her spoiled daughter Veda (Ann Blyth), including divorce, opening her own business, and possibly murder
The new adventures of Tarzan by Edward Kull( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 65 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
 
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The treasure of the Sierra Madre
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Mildred PierceLove me tenderThe treasure of the Sierra MadreThe man I loveBoris Karloff : icons of horror collection
Alternative Names
Brix, Harold Herman, 1906-2007

Brix, Herman

Brix, Herman 1906-2007

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Брюс Беннетт

ברוס בנט

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بروس بنت بازیگر آمریکایی

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ブルース・ベネット

布魯斯·貝內特

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