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Peters, Jean 1926-2000

Overview
Works: 63 works in 287 publications in 6 languages and 5,703 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Pickup on South Street by Samuel Fuller ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption
Niagara by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although the quaint motel overlooking the famed falls seems like the perfect honeymoon retreat, in fact, it's where the young and beautiful Rose Loomis plans to kill her husband George
Three coins in the fountain ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three American women in Rome, throw money into a fountain and wish for love
Viva Zapata! by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emiliano Zapata, an ally of Pancho Villa, leads the Mexican peasants in a bloody revolt against an oppressive government and overthrows President Díaz
A man called Peter ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scottish-born minister who became Chaplain of the U.S. Senate
Broken lance by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only compassion cattle baron Matt Devereaux shows is for his Native American wife, and their son Joe. So after Joe agrees to take a three-year jail term for a crime his father commits, and his father then dies, Joe's three half-brothers take over the land - with a vengeance
Captain from Castile by Henry King ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and French and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forced to flee his home during the Spanish Inquisition, nobleman Pedro De Vargas escapes with a beautiful peasant girl and joins Cortez on his dangerous expedition to conquer Mexico
Apache by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Massai, the last of the fierce Apache warriors, and his single-handed, bloody war against the entire U.S. Army. The former pacifist learns "might makes right" from the oppressive soldiers, and seeks to defend the rights of his tribe after the 1886 humiliating surrender by their chief Geronimo
O. Henry's full house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Steinbeck introduces dramatizations of five of O. Henry's short stories
It happens every spring ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a mild-mannered chemistry professor in love with the daughter of a college president but earning a meagre salary that won't support the two. He invents a solution that repels any kind of wood and joins a major league baseball team to be able to afford to marry. Includes original trailer
As young as you feel ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Hodges works a hand press at a ACME Printing Company and is forced to retire when he turns sixty-five. When it is discovered that no one at the company knows the parent company's president, John decides to dye his hair and mustache, and gives a convincing impersonation to the executive officers to ignore the mandatory retirement clause. John soon finds himself giving a creditable speech on the dignity of man and gaining national attention to an outmoded retirement policy
Vicki ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When cover girl Vicki Lynn is murdered, driven detective Ed Cornell investigates as flashbacks chronicle her rise to the top
A blueprint for murder ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man in the attic: A madman is savagely murdering the sauciest showgirls in London. Slade is a decidedly creepy medical pathologist in London during the most diabolical serial killings of all time. When Slade rents out an attic apartment, his snoopy landlady soon suspects her brooding boarder may just be the most wanted man in England - Jack the Ripper
The Day the earth stood still ; [and] Exploring tomorrow by Lux Radio Theatre (Radio program) ( Recording )
in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marilyn Monroe premiere collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 17 movies with Marilyn Monroe, including All About Eve; As Young As You Feel; Lets Make Love; Love Nest; Don't Bother To Knock; Monkey Business; O. Henry's Full House; We're Not Married; Gentlemen Prefer Blondes; How To Marry a Millionaire; Niagara; There's No Business Like Show Business; The Seven Year Itch; Bus Stop; Some Like it Hot; Let's Make Love and The Misfits
Pick up on south street Le port de la drogue by Samuel Fuller ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un pickpocket se retrouve en possession d'un microfilm contenant des plans ultra-secrets, filé par la police, avec une bande d'espions à ses trousses. Au départ, une série B "anti-rouges" comme il s'en tournait beaucoup à l'époque. A l'arrivée un polar sulfureux filmé comme un uppercut
Viva Zapata! Hyŏngmyŏnga Chapʻatʻa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Action drama about Mexico's famed rebel who rallied an army of peasants to overthrow a cruel dictator, Diaz. His revolt triumphs, but each successive leader is no better than Diaz. Even Zapata himself ultimately fails as he tragically experiences the corruption of power, the deceit of politicians, and the consuming greed that can bring down the best of men
Wait till the sun shines, Nellie ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town barber's personal tragedies are compensated for by the presence of his adoring granddaughter Nellie
The Day the earth stood still [and], Exploring tomorrow ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Day the earth stood still: Lux Radio Theatre presents this great science fiction story about a visitor from another planet. He lands in Washington, D.C. with his robot, Gork, and wants to meet with all the leaders of the world before the planet Earth is destroyed. This is an unsponsored re-broadcast (45 min.)
Hollywood couples. a revealing look at Hollywood's most famous couples! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic set of hour-long profiles spotlighting the personal lives and amazing careers of 25 legendary Hollywood twosomes, from Gable & Lombard to more contemporary heartthrobs such as Tom Cruise & Nicole Kidman
 
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English (167)
Spanish (26)
French (17)
German (9)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (1)
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