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Blanke, Henry 1901-1981

Overview
Works: 137 works in 278 publications in 3 languages and 10,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  War films  Musical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Henry Blanke
 
Most widely held works by Henry Blanke
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

38 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greed and suspicion surround three prospectors in their search for gold
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

12 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
The fountainhead( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic, uncompromising architect (Cooper) refuses to change his designs. When he finds out that his plans for a public housing project have been radically altered, he blows up the building and winds up in court defending his actions
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
House of wax( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask
Hell is for heroes by Don Siegel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's autumn 1944, and Nazi forces along the Siegfried Line have the numbers, the fortifications and the firepower to break through. And a handful of GIs have little more than a dogged determination and the ingenuity to fool the Germans into thinking they represent a great Allied Task Force. But can they make the ruse last until reinforcements finally arrive?
Deception by Irving Rapper( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II has separated pianist Christine Radcliffe from her great love, cellist Karel Novak. Thinking Karel has been killed in action, she is unexpectedly reunited with him. Now, Christine desperately strives to hide her wartime dalliance as the mistress of a wealthy, sadistic composer. She'll lie to keep her shameful past a secret
Old acquaintance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bette Davis plays established writer Kit Marlowe, whose friend Millie, a melodramatic writer of trashy novels, is envious of Kit's husband and child. The 20-year friendship endures until Kit meets an exciting new man, and their friendship is put to the test
Young at heart by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical hard-luck musician finds happiness and a new outlook when he falls in love with a small-town girl
Cash McCall( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who is enjoying himself plenty of late. He buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is just said business. This is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for Austen's beautiful daughter, Lory. This is Cash's toughest deal ever
My reputation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the recent death of her husband, Jessica is lonely and out of sorts. She meets two men who are very different. As Jessica debates the merits of passion versus security, she becomes the subject of mean-spirited gossipmongers
Lucky me by Jack Donohue( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Candy, Hap, Duke, and Flo are four small-time performers who find themselves stranded in Miami. Forced to take domestic jobs in a fancy hotel, the foursomes's spirits are lifted when songwriter Dick checks in. On the verge of writing a big-time Broadway show, Dick invites the four entertainers to participate. The hitch: In order to bankroll the show, Dick must woo and win the daughter of a Texas oil magnate-- and Candy has fallen in love with Dick."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Room for one more( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anne and "Poppy" Rose are the average American family, with three quirky kids. Anne has a good heart and gives lost cats and dogs a home - and one day also the orphan Jane, a problem child who already tried to kill herself once. At first Poppy is worried and wants to get rid of her, but with love and patience they finally manage to integrate her into the family. Just then Anne invites another orphan, the aggressive handicapped Jimmy-John, to their summer vacation"--IMDb
Edge of darkness( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The common people in a small Norwegian village take up arms against the Nazi invaders. Each individual confronts his or her own human frailty in the face of awesome power
Beyond the forest by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selfish, cruel young woman will go to any lengths to satisfy her desires
Bright leaf( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brant Royle buys and sells tobacco, building a cigarette manufacturing empire, but his empire is starting to crumble. He is romantically drawn to the daughter of the tycoon who had earlier brought ruin to his family, and she may have an agenda of her own
Errol Flynn adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Mystery of the wax museum by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a long lost color print, unearthed by the American Film Institute, of a horror classic about a deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax wask. He opens a wax museum in which he dips his human victims in wax until one woman becomes suspicious of his activities and begins to work to reveal his guilt
The mask of Dimitrios( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of Dimitrios Makropoulos (Zachary Scott) washes ashore in Istanbul, there is cause for celebration all across Europe. The devious sociopath has left as his legacy an array of crimes including blackmail, thievery, murder and high treason. Interested in chronicling the dead man's unscrupulous exploits, mystery writer Cornelius Leyden (Lorre) takes up his trail, aided by a mysterious man named Peters (Greenstreet). But as Leyden zeroes in on the truth about Dimitrios, he finds that his new associate has an ulterior motive in helping him-- with Leyden as the unwitting accomplice!
 
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The treasure of the Sierra Madre
Alternative Names
Blanke, Heinz 1901-1981

Henry Blanke American film producer

Henry Blanke produttore cinematografico tedesco

Генри Блэнк

Languages
English (118)

Spanish (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
The Maltese falconThe fountainheadThe nun's storyDeceptionLucky meEdge of darknessErrol Flynn adventures