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Heisler, Stuart 1894-1979

Overview
Works: 154 works in 361 publications in 4 languages and 3,232 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Western television programs  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Television programs  Silent films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Author, Performer, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stuart Heisler
 
Most widely held works by Stuart Heisler
The Star by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movie queen Margaret Elliot's popularity and fortune have gone bad. But she's sure she can jump-start her dimming career. "One good picture is all I need" she says
Birth of the blues and, Blue skies( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birth of the Blues: (89 min., b&w) As a child, Jeff Lambert hangs out in New Orleans' Basin Street, playing hot swing on his clarinet instead of the classics his father prefers. He's inspired by an African-American group there and, some years later, at the turn of the century, sets out to form a jazz band of his own. Patterned after the story of trombonist Jack Teagarden of the Original Dixieland Jazz Group
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

43 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself
Along came Jones( Visual )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Melody Jones rides into town looking for work and is mistaken for the evil desperado Monte Jarrad. Jones lets all the special treatment go to his head until the real outlaw shows up looking for him
Dashiell Hammett's the glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

22 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer. As he searches Ladd must endure a brutal beating from gangsters, the annoying hindrance of the police and the beguiling advances of his boss' fiancee
Dallas( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and held by 213 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
Storm warning( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob in hooded white robes. A man running for his life. Gunfire. In the South to visit her sister Lucy, Marsha Mitchell witnesses a Ku Klux Klan murder. Once safely with Lucy, Marsha gasps out the terror she has seen, then recognizes her sister's brutish new husband as one of the killers. She could lie, protect her sister and leave town. Or she could be the one person brave enough to bring the Klan to justice
Lone Ranger by Treasure Box Collection (Firm)( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is up to the Masked Rider of the Plains and his faithful Indian companion Tonto to foil an Indian war before blood is shed across the plains. The Lone Ranger (Clayton Moore) and Tonto (Jay Silverheels) will have to confront the evil rancher, Reece Kilgore (Lyle Bettger), who instigated the Indian war in order to further his goal of becoming an all-powerful land baron"--Container
Tokyo Joe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-war hero returns to Tokyo to search for his missing wife and daughter
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
Beachhead( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four marines embark on a hazardous island mission to verify reports about a secret Japanese minefield. The intelligence comes from a French planter -- who may or may not be a spy -- and his beautiful daughter. If their story is true, can the marines outgun their enemies, make it through the treacherous jungle and rendezvous with American forces in time to prevent disaster?"--Container
Smash-up the story of a woman by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

25 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A night-club singer is beset by emotional problems that drive her to refuge and escape in alcohol
The Negro soldier by Frank Capra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This War Department enlistment film aims to recruit African Americans in its World War II engagement. The documentary has as its framework a black minister's explanation to his congregation of the reasons they should join the armed forces to fight the Nazis. The viewer sees historical re-enactments of African Americans as valued participants in U.S. armed conflicts dating from the American Revolution. Scenes also detail Black accomplishments in the country's history, with footage of Blacks as they served as judges and school teachers, conducted orchestras, played football, and served the U.S. Army in World War II. Footage is included of Jesse Owens and other Blacks as they competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympics. "The Negro Soldier" was produced by Frank Capra and directed by Stuart Heisler, with music by Dimitri Tiomkin."--National Archives and Records Administration description
Father's little Dividend Of human bondage ; Tulsa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tulsa: Tulsa, Oklahoma at the beginning of the oil boom. Cherokee Lansing's rancher father is killed in a fight with the Tanner Oil Company. She plans revenge with the help of an oil expert and a childhood friend. When the oil and the money start gushing in Cherokee has new ideas about what to do with the land
I died a thousand times( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict plans a big hotel robbery, but things go wrong within his gang
The Burning hills by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of gunmen have killed Trace Jordan's brother and now they are chasing him. But Trace is leading the gunmen into a camp of hostile Comanches
Tulsa Smash-up, the story of a woman!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tulsa: The story behind the Oklahoma city's emergence as an oil producing powerhouse. Cherokee Lansing is the ambitious daughter of an Oklahoma cattleman who fights to preserve tradition and stave off the interests of encroaching oil barons. Smash-up: A night-club singer is beset by emotional problems that drive her to refuge and escape in alcohol
Kid millions( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor Brooklyn boy becomes a millionaire after saving the life of a sheik's daughter. A hilarious comedy adventure straight from the Arabian Nights
Chain lightning( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After World War II, Matt Brennan becomes a test pilot for a jet manufacturer, and an old flame re-enters his life
Dark crimes film noir thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom lady: "Carol Richman ... attempts to clear her boss ... of a murder he did not commit"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Heisler, Stuart

Heisler, Stuart 1896-1979

Heisler, Stuart R. 1894-1979

Heisler, Stuart R. 1896-1979

Stuart Heisler cinaste amricain

Stuart Heisler regista e montatore statunitense

Stuart Heisler US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Хейслер, Стюарт

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