WorldCat Identities

Mature, Victor

Overview
Works: 233 works in 666 publications in 7 languages and 8,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion pictures  Exhibition catalogs  Western films  Comedy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Costume designer, Other, Interviewee, Speaker, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Victor Mature, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Victor Mature
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A melodrama which tells of the adventures of Wyatt Earp as marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., and friend, Doc Holliday. The shoot-out at the O.K. Corral leads to the defeat of the Clanton gang
The robe by Henry Koster ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the inspiring story of the robe that Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
Kiss of death by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Bianco is a small-time crook who gets caught during a jewel heist. Despite some urging, he refuses to rat out the team, assuming they would take care of his family. When his wife commits suicide, he rats out his partners and one seeks revenge
Demetrius and the gladiators ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 560 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
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Bible's legendary strongman and the woman who seduces, then betrays him
I wake up screaming ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Somebody killed Vicky Lynn and the police are looking at only one suspect, promoter Frankie Christopher. Frankie believes Inspector Ed Cornell is trying to pin him for the murder of Vicky. Did he really kill her, or does he know who did?
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
Head by Bob Rafelson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visually daring but redundant film made after the demise of the Monkees television show. There is no story line but the film is as interesting as anything done by the 1960s underground. Includes some anti-war moments. A technically innovative rock musical
The Shanghai gesture by Josef Von Sternberg ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Shanghai's slimy underworld, English financier Sir Guy Charteris tries to close a gambling den, owned by the devious Mother Gin Sling. However, Gin Sling learns that Charteris's daughter Poppy is a regular at her establishment and with the help of the coldly seductive Dr. Omar, she lures Poppy into gambling and drug addictions. Gin Sling blackmails Charteris and reveals a shocking secret, plunging them to another level of hell."--Container
After the fox ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A convicted con artist becomes a new wave Italian director as a front. Peter Sellers as the Fox dons no less than eight disguises en route to becoming director Federico Fabrizi
The Egyptian by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religious epic set in Egypt 30 centuries ago. An abandoned infant becomes the most famous healer of his time and physician to the Pharoah. A poor soldier's rise parallel his. Eventually the two clash
Million dollar mermaid ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esther Williams portrays Annette Kellerman, the Australian swimmer who created a scandal in 1902 by introducing the one-piece bathing suit to America
America lost and found the BBS story ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The last picture show] A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas
Hannibal by Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The brilliant Carthaginian general, Hannibal (Victor Mature) despises Rome. Fueled by vengeance, he drives his army of elephants through the treacherous, frozen Alps into Italy, crushing anyone who dared to oppose him. As a strategy to break the morale of his enemies, Hannibal captures the beautiful Sylvia of Rome (Rita Gam) so she may see the might of his army and spread the news of impending doom to her people. However, a love grows between the two that will eventually be his undoing"--Container
Last frontier by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and French and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victor Mature is showcased as part of a trio of trappers who lose a year's worth of skins to marauding Indians. The three arrive at a cavalry outpost and take jobs as scouts
Esther Williams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
China doll ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Disillusioned by the war, air captain Cliff Brandon is sullen, depressed and on one fateful night, drunk! Stumbling home that evening, he throws some cash at a beggar, only to find out in the morning he's actually paid the man for three months of housekeeping service from his daughter, the beautiful Shu-Jen. Before long, Shu-Jen has Brandon's life straightened out and the two have grown intense feelings for one another. But can their love survive the ravages of war?"--Container
No, no, Nanette ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of the musical comedy about a married publisher who secretly "helps" three young actresses. When they demand more attention (and money), his niece comes to the rescue with that a bet she can answer "No" to every question during a 24-hour period
Victor Mature : dalla Val Rendena a Hollywood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Androcles and the lion by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaw's mischievous satire retells the fable of the Christian and the lion with razor-sharp wit aimed at imperial Rome -- and imperialist attitudes wherever they take root
 
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Alternative Names
Maturi, Vittore 1915-1999
Languages
English (257)
Spanish (27)
German (14)
French (13)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (4)
Dutch (1)
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