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Scott, Walter M.

Overview
Works: 76 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 7,901 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Western films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Dystopian films  War films  Biographical films  Children's films 
Roles: Set designer , Author, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter M Scott
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
William Faulkner's the long, hot summer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills
Misty by Marguerite Henry( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom, a rarely seen mare, eludes all efforts to capture her until a young brother and sister lay eyes on her. Although Phantom would forever be a creature of the wild, her gentle, loyal colt Misty is another story altogether
Leo McCarey's An affair to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although each is engaged to someone else, when Nickie and Terry meet aboard an ocean liner, they fall in love. After they agree to rendezvous six months later atop the Empire State Building, tragedy strikes, and the lovers' future takes an uncertain turn"--Container
Call Northside 777 by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 514 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
The enemy below by Dick Powell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Battle of the Atlantic during World War II, the film tells the story of the cat and mouse hunt between the USS Haynes, a destroyer escort, and a German U-Boat. Captain Murrell, a former Merchant Mariner, saw his wife killed when his freighter was torpedoed by the Germans. Von Stolberg, the veteran U-Boat commander, sees no honor in the German aims of the war. Both of these highly experienced men must now try to outthink and outmaneuver each other, knowing that any mistake can bring instant defeat and death
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friendly, successful suburban teacher and father is prescribed cortisone for a painful, possibly fatal affliction, he grows dangerously addicted to the experimental drug, resulting in his transformation into a psychotic and ultimately violent household despot. "This Eisenhower-era throat-grabber, shot in expressive CinemaScope, is an excoriating take on the nuclear family. That it came in the day of Father Knows Best makes it all the more shocking -- and wildly entertaining."--Jacket
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astronaut gets thrown through a portal and into the future. When he lands on the ape planet, he finds a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in New York City's former subway system in fear of militaristic gorillas and worship a weapon capable of destroying the entire planet
Batman by Leslie H Martinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Batman and Robin get a tip that Commodore Schmidlapp is in danger aboard his yacht, they launch a rescue mission. But the tip is a set-up by four of the most powerful villains ever, who seek to defeat the Dynamic Duo once and for all
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
The comancheros by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captain Cutter [is] a fearless Texas Ranger determined to crush a violent gang of gunrunners and theives known as The Comancheros. Through an unlikely turn of events, Cutter enlists the help of his own prisoners to accomplish his mission"--Container
D-day the sixth of June( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Morituri by Okacha Touita( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German war deserter is blackmailed into conducting an apparent suicide mission for the British. Forced to pose as an SS officer, Robert Crain must seize a German freighter booby-trapped to explode upon capture. Complicating the situation, sixteen prisoners of war are also brought on board, including a beautiful young concentration camp survivor
Black widow by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder
Adventures of a young man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming of age story that chronicles a young man's experiences growing up in the North Woods in the early 20th century, leaving home, and serving in the Red Cross during World War I
Under my skin by Avril Lavigne( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Butler is running out of places to run. After throwing too many U.S. and Italian horse races, he's now on the lam from a gangster whom he purposely double-crossed by winning a big race. Escaping to France, Dan finds more complications and conflict, including a Left Bank café singer who blames him for her boyfriend's death, his ten-year-old son whose idolotry of Butler is being slowly stripped away, and the newly arrived gangster, who wants Dan to throw a high-stakes steeplechase race, or else!
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 26 episodes of the complete third season of the original television series
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Wild river by Elia Kazan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Tennessee Valley Authority administrator must deal with the racial politics of hiring African American workers. He also must evict an old woman from her home, but then he falls in love with her granddaughter
Pinky by Elia Kazan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinky Johnson is a pretty, light-skinned Negro nursing student who's been passing for white, a fact she's kept secret from her Granny and the young doctor she's in love with
 
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