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Harlan, Russell 1903-1974

Works: 148 works in 394 publications in 6 languages and 11,055 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  War films  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Russell Harlan
Most widely held works by Russell Harlan
To Kill a Mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atticus Finch is a lawyer in a racially divided Alabama town in the 1930s. He agrees to defend a young black man who is accused of raping a white woman. Many of the townspeople try to get Atticus to pull out of the trial, but he decides to go ahead
Lust for life by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Vincent Van Gogh
Blackboard jungle by Richard Brooks( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and German and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen spaceling inside a crash-landed UFO, then fight for their lives after the murderous being emerges from icy captivity."--Container
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beleaguered sheriff shuns offers of help in this conscious rejoinder to 'High Noon'. The apparent seriousness of purpose in 'High Noon' contrasts with the deceptively simple revivication of traditional Western elements (especially of characterisation) in 'Rio Bravo' through the integration of character and action. Against the confines of a static, almost abstract background, there is a complex working out of interrelationships in a matrix of nearly simultaneous events
Gun crazy by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot
The great race by Blake Edwards( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States submarine commander, obsessed with sinking a certain Japanese ship, butts heads with his first officer and crew
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New Orleans teenager struggles to graduate from high school while working at a sleazy French Quarter club to support his family
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and German and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married lover is accused of the crime. The lawyer defending him is in ill health and his only hope for acquittal is the testimony of the accused's wife, proving his alibi. However, she has some secrets of her own to reveal
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

14 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in English and German and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un riche propriétaire terrien et son fils adoptif traversent l'Ouest américain avec leur troupeau. Au coeur de ce voyage épique, de nombreuses tensions apparaissent, notamment entre le père et le fils, jusqu'à arriver à un véritable duel... (source :, 2014-08-29)
Man's favorite sport? by Howard Hawks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ace fishing equipment salesman and renowned author on the subject can't stand the outdoors or fishing. A public relations representative for a major fishing tournament wants Rock to be the competition's star attraction. When he confesses he doesn't know the first thing about the sport, Prentiss and a con man attempt to give the expert a crash course on being a great outdoorsman
Howard Hawks' Land of the pharaohs by Howard Hawks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Pharaoh orders architect Vashtar to build him the highest pyramid in the world as his tomb. 15 years have passed and his treasury is dwindling, so he marries Princess Nellifer, but she is as ruthless as she is beautiful
Hatari! by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of big-game hunters go into Africa to get animals for zoos around the world
Something of value( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom
Travel with kids by James A Michener( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of colonial Hawaii, from the arrival of the first missionaries in 1820. The white man came with the intention of bringing God to the natives, but instead brought disease and destruction
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ripped-from-the-headlines social-problem picture about inmates' rights that was inspired by a recent spate of uprisings in American prisons ... shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras"--Container
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too late for tears: "A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
John Wayne collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donovan's Reef. 'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise. Hatari! . A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways? In harm's way. A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.-- IMdB
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Alternative Names
Harlan, Russ

Harlan, Russ 1903-1974

Harlan, Russel 1903-1974

Harlan, Russell B.

Harlan, Russell B. 1903-1974

Russell Harlan Amerikaans director of photography (1903-1974)

Russell Harlan caméraman américain

Russell Harlan direttore della fotografia statunitense

Russell Harlan US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Ράσελ Χάρλαν

Расселл Харлан

ראסל הארלן

راسل هارلن




English (136)

Spanish (17)

German (13)

Italian (6)

French (3)

Swedish (1)

Blackboard jungleThe great raceKing CreoleWitness for the prosecutionHoward Hawks' Land of the pharaohsHatari!Something of value