Hull, Henry 1890-1977
Most widely held works about Henry Hull
Most widely held works by Henry Hull
Lifeboat ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
When their vessel is torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean during WWII, eight survivors find refuge in a lifeboat. Short on food and water, their situation is further complicated when they rescue a crew member from the German submarine that sank their ship.
Boys Town ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
Story of Father Flanagan and his founding of Boys Town, a home for juvenile delinquents.
The fountainhead ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions.
The Wolf Man the legacy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
The Wolf Man: When a man is attacked by a werewolf, he finds to his horror that he now becomes one himself under a full moon.
Objective, Burma ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
After a group of paratroopers are dropped into the Burmese jungle to destroy a Japanese radar station, they must make their way back through 200 miles of jungles and swamps while avoiding enemy soldiers.
High Sierra ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
A gangster's hard-boiled persona finds itself at war with his compassionate side, a side that will ultimately be his downfall.
Jesse James ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s.
Call it murder ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1934 and 1999 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A jury foreman convinced that a young girl murdered her lover in a crime of passion provides the one convicting vote that sends her to the electric chair. The suspense mounts to a harrowing climax as his daughter commits a similar murder on the stroke of midnight. An unusual revelation regarding the daughter's crime awaits the viewer.
The chase ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him.
The sheriff of Fractured Jaw ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A comedy/Western about a refined English gentleman who becomes sheriff of the toughest town this side of Tombstone and the blonde saloon owner who taught him how.
The return of Frank James ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Fabled Missouri outlaw Frank James, brother to the legendary Jesse James, straps on his six-shooters and rides out for revenge against his brother's killer.
Familiar conversations on the real causes of England's distresses showing the pernicious tendency of overgrown wealth, the evils that result from the monopolizing spirit of the age ... also the comparative advantages of the former state of society, and a smaller division of property by Henry Hull ( Book )
3 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Werewolf of London ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Botanist Wilfred Glendon travels to Tibet in search of a rare flower, the "Marifasa Lupina," which blooms only in the moonlight. Despite warnings that the region is dangerous, Glendon continues his quest and finally locates the exotic flower, but not before he has to defend himself from an attack by a howling monster.
Charles Dickens' Great expectations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious benefactor comes along, Pip begins the transformation from a blacksmith's son to society gentleman of great expectations.
Lifeboat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
After their ship is sunk in the Atlantic by Germans, eight people are stranded in a lifeboat. Their problems are further compounded when they pick up a ninth passenger: the Nazi captain from the U-boat that torpedoed them. With powerful suspense and emotion, this legendary classic reveals the strengths and frailties of individuals under extraordinary duress.
Errol Flynn adventures ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Special features included in each movie.
Jules Verne's Master of the world ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Robur has at his fingertips an assortment of whiz-bang 19th-century whatchamacallits including the Albatross, a fantastic flying machine that's at once part zeppelin, part whirlybird, part resort hotel and completely lethal with its overwhelming combination of see-you-later speed and bombs-away firepower that can blast the armies of the world to their knees. Crafty Robur guides the Albatross over the continents, humbling nations one by one when they refuse to kowtow to his self-styled brand of peace or else. Finally, on-board captive and U.S. agent Strock decides he must somehow put an end to Robur's crazed scheme for world dominance while there is still a world to be saved.
Three comrades ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A poignant love story centered around the lives of three young, disillusioned returned soldiers caught up in the turmoil of post-World War I Germany. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who is dying of tuberculosis.
Objective, Burma ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
A paratrooper group gets pinned down in the jungles of Burma, and decides to fight back.
The Chase ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The moral foundation of a small Texas town is torn apart in this explosive drama about power and greed. When a convict (Robert Redford) escapes from prison and is reported to be heading towards his hometown, the news evokes various reactions from many of the town's residents. The sheriff (Marlon Brando) must find the fugitive before a drunken and bloodthirsty mob does.
Animal attacks Architects Armed Forces--Parachute troops Bank robberies Burma Burnett, W. R.--1899-1982 Comedy films Criminal behavior Drama English Escapes Father Flanagan's Boys' Home Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Flanagan, Edward Joseph,--1886-1948 Gangs Gangster films Gangsters Horror films Individualism James, Frank,--1844-1915 James, Jesse,--1847-1882 Juvenile delinquency films Lynching Man-woman relationships Melodramas (Motion pictures) Military campaigns Nebraska Nebraska--Boys Town Nineteen forties Orphanages Problem children--Behavior modification Problem children--Institutional care Robbery Sheriffs Shipwreck survival Social work with children Train robberies United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Werewolf films Werewolves West (U.S.) Western films World War (1939-1945)
Multiple languages (6)
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