Most widely held works by Dana Wynter
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Miles Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
Sink the Bismarck ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
The Bismarck was the fabled German battleship of World War II. Traces the "life" of the Bismarck from its launching (courtesy of newsreel footage) through its many battles and narrow escapes, concluding with its far-from-inevitable sinking in the Spring of 1941. The story concentrates on the human element, specifically a British intelligence captain, who has lost his family in the London blitz and thus has a personal reason for seeing the Bismarck blasted from the sea. The captain's tireless efforts are abetted by the love and support of a female naval officer.
D-day the sixth of June ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A wartime romance set against the backdrop of preparations for D-Day, (the invasion of Normandy near the close of World War II), involves an American officer and an Englishwoman who is married to a British commando.
Something of value ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom.
On the double ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A timid American soldier bears a striking resemblance to a famous British Colonel. The Military Intelligence decides to use the poor chap as a pawn and recruit the naive soldier to impersonate the legendary Colonel, who's highly targeted by the Nazi assassins.
The List of Adrian Messenger ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
A murderer is killing off the potential heirs to a family fortune. The sole survivor is the young grandson, and the only clues are the names on the list of murdered heir Adrian Messenger.
Shake hands with the devil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
At the heart of the film is the story of Kerry O'Shea, an Irish-American medical student who finds himself inextricably involved in the war. When his buddy is shot, Dr. Lenihan, Kerry's professor, is called in, and it is then that Kerry learns of Lenihan's secret life as leader of a group of Irish guerillas. Torn between his contempt for war and his loyalty to his heritage, he soon finds himself faced with the decision to join the fight or return to America.
Santee ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Santee, an ex-sheriff turned bounty hunter, adopts the son of an outlaw and tries to set him on a straight path.
The list of Adrian Messenger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The potential heirs to a family fortune are being killed off, and George C. Scott must find the killer in time to save the young grandson.
Lions, tigers, monkeys and dogs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Rockford joins the ranks of high society to investigate attempts on the life of a wealthy socialite.
The Rockford files lions, tigers, monkeys and dogs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Rockford is hired to discover who is trying to kill a wealthy socialite.
The Sidney Poitier collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Edge of the city: If you need a job Charlie Malik can find a spot for you in the dockside railyards. All he needs in return is that you show up on time, work hard, and kick back part of your pay. Two New York City longshoremen, Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter, and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader, join forces against a corrupt New York waterfront union official. The two share a bond that cuts across society's black/white divide. A patch of blue: Selena D'Arcy is accidentally blinded by her prostitute mother, Rose-Ann, at the age of five. For the next 13 years she is confined in the tiny Los Angeles apartment that they share with her grandfather. One afternoon at the local park, Selena meets Gordon Ralfe, an office worker whose kind treatment of her results in her falling in love with him, unaware that he is black. They continue to meet in the park every afternoon and he teaches her how to get along in the city. But when Rose-Ann learns of their relationship, she forbids Selena from having anything more to do with him. Selena continues to meet Gordon despite Rose-Ann's fury. Something of value: In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom. A warm December: Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter have arrived in London for a month long visit. They are there for dirt-bike racing competition and unexpectedly, the widowed Dr. Younger begins a new romance. His new love interest is the beautiful and playful Catherine who seems to enjoy eluding Dr. Younger as much as she enjoys eluding the mysterious men who are following her. Their romance develops gradually and Dr. Younger begins to understand what is going on with this charming woman and the complications she brings with her.
The blue max The desert fox ; Immortal sergeant ; Sink the Bismarck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Invasion of the body snatchers L'invasion des profanateurs de sépultures ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Sink the Bismarck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Film over de jacht van de Britse marine op het Duitse slagschip "De Bismarck" tijdens Wereldoorlog II.
Le sauvage ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Comedy adventure of beautiful young woman running away from her Iitalian fiance and disrupting the peaceful but lonely life of a middle aged man on his South American island.
Dead right ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A black convict escapes from a prison in the southern United States to prove his innocence against charges of rape and murder, but is soon pressured by a successful businessman to kill the man's wife.
Invasion of the body snatchers (1956) by Don Siegel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Other people other places : memories of four continents by Dana Wynter ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Bismarck (Battleship) California Detective and mystery films Disguise Doppelgängers Drama Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Finney, Jack France--Normandy Government, Resistance to History Horror films Horror films Human-alien encounters Impersonation Inheritance and succession Ireland Kenya Life on other planets Male friendship Man-woman relationships Mass murder investigation Mau Mau Emergency (Kenya : 1952-1960) Medical drama Medical films (Motion pictures) Military campaigns Military intelligence Operation Overlord Plants Race relations Science fiction Science fiction films Science fiction films Symbiogenesis Television programs United States Veterans Video recordings Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Western films World War (1939-1945)
Winter, Dagmar 1930-2011
Winter, Dagmar, 1931-2011
Winter, Dagmar 1931-2011
Wynter, Dagmar, 1931-2011
Multiple languages (2)
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