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Tomasini, George

Overview
Works: 63 works in 225 publications in 2 languages and 15,865 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Spy films  War films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Film noir 
Roles: Film editor, Production personnel, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Tomasini
Alfred Hitchcock's The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbors while confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. When he suspects that a salesman may have murdered his nagging, invalid wife, Jeffries enlists the help of his stunning socialite girlfriend to investigate the suspicious chain of events
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson, forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia, is hired by a rich shipbuilder to follow his wife, who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide
Cape Fear by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen years after being imprisoned, psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden
The misfits by John Huston( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather-beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
The wrong man by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal
To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Robie is a reformed jewel thief who was once known as "The Cat." robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a doctor touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
In harm's way( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attack on the naval base is interwoven into layers of personal and behind-the scenes stories of the individuals involved
Alfred Hitchcock's vertigo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottie Ferguson, a recently retired San Francisco police detective, is hired to shadow a rich shipbuilder 's tragically suicidal wife, Madeleine Elster. After he saves her from drowning in the San Francisco Bay, Scottie's interest in the beautiful but icy blonde shifts from business to romance. But when tragedy strikes again, Scottie must overcome the vertigo that haunts his dreams in order to unravel the secrets of the past and find the key to his future
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense film in which a suave Madison Avenue ad-man is mistaken for a Federal intelligence man by foreign agents. When he is falsely implicated in a murder, he flees cross-country, followed by spies, counterspies, police, and a blonde Mata Hari who apparently is aiding the agents chasing him. The film ends with a mad scramble across the giant sculpted faces of Mount Rushmore. Includes original theatrical trailer
Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marnie is a compulsive thief who attempts to rob her boss, Mark Rutland, but instead ends up marrying him. Her obsessive behavior continues, but when she is pushed to the edge, her groom urges her to confront the past in this psychological thriller
H.G. Wells' the time machine by H. G Wells( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2019 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From H.G. Wells' landmark novel comes the 1960 motion picture of an inventor of a time-travel device that whisks him through a war-ravaged 20th century and into a far-off era where humans are enslaved by evil subterranean mutants
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a German prison-of-war camp in World War II packed with none but American sergeants, Sgt. J.J. Sefton is the ultimate conniver, hustler and privilege-seeker. It becomes apparent to his fellow prisoners that there must be a spy for the Germans in their midst and the most obvious candidate would be Sefton--but is he? And if he is not, then who is?
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless
Elephant Walk by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this drama set in Ceylon, Taylor plays a newlywed who accompanies her husband (Finch) to his tea plantation called Elephant Walk and falls for the overseer (Andrews). The love triangle is soon dwarfed by other events, however, as a cholera epidemic breaks out, drought blights the land, and herds of thirst-maddened elephants devastate the plantation
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alfred Hitchcock's The birds Rear Window Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much Alfred Hitchcock's vertigo Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie The birds
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Rear WindowCape FearTo catch a thiefAlfred Hitchcock's PsychoThe man who knew too muchMarnieAlfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too muchIn harm's way
Alternative Names
George Tomasini American film editor

George Tomasini Amerikaans filmeditor

George Tomasini Amerikaans filmeditor (1909-1964)

George Tomasini editor de cine estadounidense

George Tomasini montador estauxunidense (1909–1964)

George Tomasini montatore statunitense

George Tomasini US-amerikanischer Film-Editor

George Tomasini US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

Τζορτζ Τομασίνι Αμερικανός μοντέρ

ג'ורג' תומסיני

جورج توماسینی تدوینگر آمریکایی

喬治·托馬西尼

Languages
English (156)

Italian (2)