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Conte, Richard 1911-1975

Overview
Works: 247 works in 584 publications in 4 languages and 11,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film noir  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Film and video adaptations  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Director, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Conte
 
Most widely held works by Richard Conte
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( Visual )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and influence of a U.S. Mafia family. Don Corleone, the family patriarch, tries to ensure that his sons will inherit his position and power over rival Mafioso factions
The Godfather DVD collection by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Godfather: The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son
Mario Puzo's The godfather( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
Call Northside 777 by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and French and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago reporter finds himself stuck in a decade-old murder investigation when he follows a newspaper ad offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the killer
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

62 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
Guadalcanal diary( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a devoted platoon of Marines through the terrors of war in the South Pacific
The Big combo by Joseph H Lewis( Visual )

35 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discouraged by his superior officers, a detective lieutenant doggedly continues his investigation to obtain evidence that would convict the head gangster of a crime syndicate
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring thirty-six episodes aired in 1959-60
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norah Larkin is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble. Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist, Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
Thieves' highway by Richard Conte( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
Whirlpool by Otto Preminger( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and French and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young wife is caught in a spiral of deceit, blackmail and murder. Terrified that her psychiatrist husband will learn of her frailty, Ann Sutton attempts to cure herself with the help of hypnotist David Korvo. However, Ann finds herself plunging deeper and deeper into a psychological abyss as Korvo, with a diabolical plan of his own, manipulates her subconscious mind."--Container
The greatest story ever told by George Stevens( Visual )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth and teachings to His crucifixtion and Resurrection
13 Rue Madeleine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

14 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An O.S.S. training officer, bent upon discovering a German traitor within his ranks, is at the same time completing highly dangerous espionage assignments. The risks increase when one of his men is murdered from within, and the officer, convinced he knows who the murdering infiltrator is, vows revenge
House of strangers( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Max Monetti first gets out of prison, life seems good. The bank founded by his father and now run by his brothers is thriving. The society woman he loves has waited seven long years for him. But for Max, every day of those seven years was filled with hatred. And when he learns that his father died because he was squeezed out of the bank by the brothers after Max took a rap for him, that hatred bubbles to the surface, obliterating everything, even the love of his woman."--Booklet
I'll cry tomorrow by Daniel Mann( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film biography of Lillian Roth, from her days as a young actress under the control of her stage mother, through stardom on Broadway, to life on L.A.'s Skid Row, to her climb back with the help of Alcoholics Anonymous
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. Roulette wheels spin and the champaign fizzes. It's the perfect time to steal a kiss or a $25 chip. But for Danny Ocean and his 10 partners in crime, it's the perfect moment to steal millions. Danny devises a scheme to knock out power to the Vegas strip, electronically rig five big casinos vaults and raid them all at the same time
John Ford's My darling Clementine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
The Purple Heart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of American flyers take part in the first U.S. air retaliation attack against Japan and crash-land into history's most astounding prisoner-of-war story. The "Doolittle Raiders" are put on trial in a Japanese civil court, not as P.O.W.s, but as criminals charged with murder. As this travesty of justice proceeds, the airmen realize that their only hope of avoiding execution is to reveal to their enemy captors the top-secret details of their flight to Japan: a choice between death and and betrayal of country
Somewhere in the night by John Hodiak( Visual )

3 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man awakens in a Honolulu hospital with no memory of his identity. He has three personal items : a wallet, a letter from an angry ex-lover, and a note from one Larry Cravat, an apparent business associate. Searching for Cravat, the amnesiac heads to Los Angeles, enlisting the help of a saloon singer, her boss and a police lieutenant. When he starts asking questions, he's blindsided by goons and chased by cops, but ultimately makes a shocking discovery.--Container
Tony Rome( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD
 
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Conte, Nicholas 1910-1975

Conte, Nicholas 1911-1975

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