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North, Edmund H. 1911-1990

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Most widely held works by Edmund H North
The day the earth stood still by Scott Derrickson( Visual )

104 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this influencial sci-fi classic produced in the early 50s, a spaceship lands in Washington, D.C. capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him ... and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

91 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II adventures of an aggressive American general
In a lonely place by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dixon Steele is an alcoholic screenwriter who has some success but is now in the midst of a long dry spell. One of his neighbors is Laurel Gray, a would-be actress and a smart cookie. Steele is a bitter, angry man who succeeds in insulting everyone he sees while drinking at noon in his usual hangout. Dix has taken a job adapting a trashy novel for the screen--but he doesn't want to read the book. The celebrity-obsessed coat check girl at his hangout has, however, and is happy to come home with him and give him a synopsis. Abruptly woken at 5:00 AM by a police detective, Dix learns that the girl was found murdered, and he was the last person to see her alive. Laurel gives him an alibi, and they begin seeing each other. Is Dix a lovable rebel, a disillusioned, cynical know-it-all, or a cold-blooded killer? How much danger will Laurel be in if she attempts to find out?
Sink the Bismarck! by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the breakout of the Bismark during the early days of World War Two. Seen both from the point of view of the many naval vessels on both sides and from the central headquarters of the British where the search for the super battleship was controlled. -- Internet Movie Database
Young man with a horn by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely little boy peeks into the window of a Skid Row dive. Mesmerized by the soaring magic played by a small jazz combo, he longs to create the same sounds. So with the guidance of a brilliant bluesman, the boy develops into a superb artist but as man, struggles with an impossible note trapped in his mind
Cowboy by Delmer Daves( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tempers flare and fists fly in this action-packed sagebrush classic based on the real-life adventures of a tenderfoot turned tough cattleman
Damn the defiant!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and German and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship's commander must battle a sadistic subordinate officer, a mutinous crew, and Napoleon's fleet
The far horizons by Fred MacMurray( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adventure drama portrays the Lewis & Clark Expedition's trek through the Pacific Northwest with guidance from the Native American maiden Sacajawea
Only the valiant by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry officer volunteers for a suicidal mission to fight the hostile Apaches in an effort to prove his loyalty to his men and the woman he loves
The proud ones by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El comisario de Flat Rock se entera de la llegada al pueblo de su enemigo John Barrett, con un equipo de tahúres y pistoleros. Sally, su novia, le reprocha el riesgo que afronta al presentarle batalla
Meteor by Edmund H North( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in 8 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meteor by Ronald Neame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant scientist is summoned to Washington by NASA, and is informed that a huge meteor will smash into Earth in six days. The only chance to destroy the meteor is to work with the Soviets and reveal to them top U.S. secrets. As the meteor approaches, fragments of it crash into Earth causing avalanches, earthquakes and tidal waves
Colorado territory by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western remake of the 1941 film noir High Sierra. Joel McCrea plays veteran outlaw Wes McQueen (Humphrey Bogart in the original) who escapes from jail and hopes to pull off one last big train robbery. McQueen doesn't care for his new partners -- except perhaps Colorado Carson (Virginia Mayo), a dance-hall girl who may be the only person who genuinely cares about his well-being. McQueen, meanwhile, also has eyes for Julie Ann (Dorothy Malone), who is newly arrived from the east and setting up a new farm with her father. With a $10,000 reward on his head, McQueen makes a futile bid for escape to the mountains, with tragic consequences
Patton : screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of movies the day the Earth stood still( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A flying saucer arrives in Washington, D.C. on a mission of peace, but its alien occupant, aided by a robot, is attacked and forced to find refuge with a widow and her son. After displaying his awesome power, the visitor warns the earth that it will be destroyed by the more advanced planets of the universe if it continues its present warlike behavior
The strange woman / Dishonored lady( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange woman: A strong-willed young lady in 19th century Maine affects the lives of three very different men
Dishonored lady( Visual )

10 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fashion editor of a successful magazine is leading a stressful life due to her hard working days and long nights of partying. Consulting a psychiatrist about her problem, she is told to simplify her life to take the stress away, so she quits her job, moves to a Greenwich Village apartment and takes up painting again. When she meets a man that's interested in her, her past comes back to haunt her when a former acquaintance turns up dead and she's implicated in his murder
Kirk Douglas drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bad and the beautiful: A biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulative movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
The day the Earth stood still : screenplay by Edmund H North( Book )

7 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorado territory (1949) shooting script by John Twist( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Edmund H. North Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1911-1990)

Edmund H. North amerikansk manusforfattar

Edmund H. North amerikansk manusförfattare

Edmund H. North amerikansk manusforfatter

Edmund H. North amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Edmund H. North scénariste américain

Edmund H. North sceneggiatore statunitense

Edmund H. North US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

North, Edmund 1911-1990

North, Edmund Hall 1911-1990

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