Manners, David 1901-1998
Most widely held works about David Manners
Most widely held works by David Manners
Dracula ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 899 libraries worldwide
A vampire terrorizes the countryside in his search for human blood. Original theatrical version with the 1931 score, all-new bonus material, and all-new digitally remastered picture. Disc 2 includes the Spanish language version filmed concurrently.
The Mummy ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 libraries worldwide
A mummy is accidentally revived after 3,700 years by a British archeology team. Dressed in the garb of a modern-day Egyptian, he sets out to find his lost love, terrorizing the members of the expedition who must find a way to stop him.
Dracula ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night.
The mummy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
For the first time ever, the original The Mummy film comes to DVD in the extraordinary Legacy Collection. Included in the collection is the original classic, starring Boris Karloff and four sequels featuring Lon Chaney, Jr. and others.
Pre-code Hollywood collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Six films made before the Production Code. In 1934, Hollywood was turned upside down by the enforcement of a strict "Production Code" that would change the way movies were made for the next 34 years. But during the "pre-Code" period (1929-1934), censorship barely existed and filmmakers had free rein to make the movies they wanted and the public demanded. No subject was taboo including adultery, murder or sex.
The black cat ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A bus crash on a lonely Austrian road compels American honeymooners to spend the night at the house of Herr Poelzig, a sinister looking man who is engaged in an intense death-feud with Dr. Werdegast, whom the couple met on the Orient Express.
The miracle woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1931 and 2005 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Based loosely on the life of famed evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson.
A bill of divorcement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A witty romantic comedy about the disruption caused when a young woman's father returns home after fifteen years in a mental asylum.
The death kiss ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
When an actor in a mystery film is actually killed during the filming of a scene and his wife is arrested for the crime, her lover investigates the many possible suspects in order to prove her innocence.
The moonstone ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
(The moonstone) Someone steals the Moonstone necklace and it's up to Scotland Yard to figure out which one of the guests robbed the priceless gem.
A Bill of divorcement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Hillary Fairfield (Barrymore), who was shell-shocked during World War I, escapes from a mental asylum on the very day that his ex-wife is to remarry. When he returns home, he is jolted by a meeting with his daughter Sydney (Hepburn), who comes to realize she may have inherited the streak of insanity from her father.
Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Drums in the deep South: Best friends graduate from West Point only to find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War -- Hellbenders: An ex-Confederate officer and his sons rob a train as a way to revive the Confederacy. After the robbery, they must fight the law, the U.S. Cavalry, and enraged Indians to escape --Blood and honer: As war sweeps through the South, Union troops led by a renegade colonel, take possession of a plantation and hold hostage two beautiful sisters --Hearts in bondage: A U.S. Navy lieutenant is engaged to a woman whose brother is also a naval officer. When Virginia secedes from the union, the future brothers-in-law pledge loyalty to different sides in the Civil War.
Mystery classics 50 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s.
50 movie pack Mystery Classics DVD collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Hours of intrigue and suspense.
Mystery classics. Disk 12 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
[Midnight manhunt]: Zucco is a killer looking for the body of a man he shot and presumed dead.
Mystery classics. Disk 6 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
[Nancy Drew, reporter]: While participating in a contest at a local newspaper in which school children are asked to submit a news story, local attorney Carson Drew's daughter Nancy intercepts a real story assignment. She "covers" the inquest of the death of a woman who was poisoned. Nancy doesn't think the young woman accused of the crime is guilty and corrals her neighbor Ted into searching for a vital piece of evidence, and they stumble onto the identity of the real killer.
Mystery classics ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Collection of 8 classic mystery films. Bluebeard: The authorities have been on the hunt for a serial killer, an artist who strangles his models when they fail to meet his standards of perfection. The death kiss: An actor and notorious womanizer is killed when a prop gun's fake bullets are replaced with real ones. Dressed to kill: Sherlock Holmes sets out to unravel the case of a convict locked away in a British prison who has made music boxes out of stolen engraving plates from the Bank of England. Torture ship: A well-intentioned doctor takes a group of convicts out to sea so he can privately conduct experiments. Murder by television: A murdered professor has recently completed a new invention--the television. One of the suspects is found stabbed to death--but is he really dead or is it just a ruse to throw authorities off course? Terror by night: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are on a mission to protect a priceless diamond from falling into the clutches of a master of disguise, Colonel Moran. State Department file 649: A U.S. Foreign Service agent becomes trapped in an isolated North China village by a scheming warlord who is threatening to execute his American hostages. A study in scarlet: Coded messages and calling-card clues keep Sherlock Holmes on his toes as he deduces his way to the truth behind a number of mysterious deaths.
Three Broadway girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Three former Broadway showgirls are looking to attract wealthy gentlemen for husbands. Their plan is to rent a luxury penthouse together, dress extravagantly, dine in the finest restaurants and attend all the social functions with the hopes that they will attract the attention of some rich gentleman. If the men think the ladies have money, they won't be afraid to pursue them. The three ladies put their plan in motion but they find that things don't go as planned or appear as they seem.
They call it sin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A young Kansas girl who comes to New York to make it big in the chorus becomes involved in a love triangle and learns a lesson about show business in this "high class" (Variety) film from the ribald 1930's.
Mystery classics 100 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A collection of 100 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Combining its popular Mystery and Dark Crimes 50 Movie Packs, Mill Creek Entertainment returns you to a time when the movies were black and white but the dark characters that inhabited them displayed every shade of grey. Deception, betrayal, corruption, larceny and murder stir the landscape in this collection of amoral tales that thrilled bygone audiences and are back to delight a new generation.
Alcoholism Archaeologists Arteries--Puncture Bank employees Blood Carroll, Earl Comedy films Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) Dracula films Dracula films Drama Egypt Embezzlement Erotic films Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fergusson, Harvey,--1890-1971 Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Fornication Grey, Schuyler E Horror films Horror films King, Rufus,--1893-1966 Man-woman relationships Mental illness Monsters Mummies Mummy films Musical films Nudity Romantic comedy films Scandals Sherlock Holmes films Stoker, Bram,--1847-1912 United States Unmarried mothers Vampire films Vampire films Vampires Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Women--Sexual behavior Women singers
Acklom, Rauff de Ryther Duan, 1901-1998
De Ryther Duan Acklom, Rauff, 1901-1998
Duan Acklom, Rauff de Ryther, 1901-1998
Ryther Duan Acklom, Rauff de, 1901-1998
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