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Zimbalist, Sam

Overview
Works: 85 works in 382 publications in 9 languages and 9,575 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Epic films  Historical films  Christian fiction  Religious films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Producer, Film editor, Author, fmp, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

138 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his people against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself and his people as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and finally, to forgive
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

59 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a renowned and successful Roman general who falls in love with a lowly Christian woman, risking everything for her, during the corrupt and decadent reign of Nero. This release includes the original theatrical trailer
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Thirty seconds over Tokyo( Visual )

12 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1942, tells the story of the first B-25 crews, under the command of General Jimmy Doolittle, training for a bombing mission over Japan
Mogambo by John Ford( Visual )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mogambo es una película estadounidense de 1953, dirigida por John Ford, con Clark Gable, Ava Gardner y Grace Kelly, basada en la obra de teatro del mismo título de Wilson Collison. Obtuvo dos nominaciones al Oscar, a la mejor actriz principal (Ava Gardner), y a la mejor actriz de reparto (Grace Kelly). Vic Marswell (Clark Gable) es un cazador que organiza safaris. En su pequeño hotel se encuentra hace algún tiempo la atractiva Eloise Kelly (Ava Gardner), con la que Marswell ha iniciado una relación. Llega un matrimonio estadounidense que ha contratado los servicios de Marswell para filmar gorilas en libertad. La esposa (Grace Kelly) queda impresionada por el maduro cazador y se enamora perdidamente de él. A su vez, Marswell se siente halagado y se cree también enamorado de ella. Eloise Kelly contempla esta situación con celos, dolor e incredulidad. Parece que las relaciones entre ambas parejas se van a romper irremediablemente
King Solomon's mines by Compton Bennett( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventurer Allan Quatermain is hired by an Englishwoman to lead the hunt for her missing husband in an uncharted region of Africa
Boom town by J. North Conway( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-hitting yarn of wildcat days and wildcat ways in the development of the American oil business
They live by night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side street: Joe Norson, a poor letter carrier with a sweet, pregnant wife, yields to momentary temptation and steals $30,000 belonging to a pair of ruthless blackmailers who won't stop at murder. After a few days of soul-searching, Joe offers to return the money, only to find that the "friend" he left it with has disappeared. Now every move Joe makes plunges him deeper into trouble, as he's pursued and pursuing through the shadowy, sinister side of New York
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace and was considered the most influential Christian book of the 19th century. Ben Hur tells the adventures of Judah Ben Hur, a fictional Jewish prince from Jerusalem, who is enslaved by the Romans at the beginning of the 1st century and becomes a charioteer and a Christian. Running in parallel with Judah's narrative is the unfolding story of Jesus, who comes from the same region and is a similar age. The novel reflects themes of betrayal, conviction, and redemption, with a revenge plot that leads to a story of love and compassion
The Broadway melody by Bu mang( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
The Tarzan collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan the ape man: A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes
The catered affair by Richard Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aggie Hurley is making up for a lifetime of making do. Her daughter Jane is going to have a lavish wedding even if Jane wants a simple ceremony. And even if Aggie's husband Tom must give up his dream of owning his own taxi to finance the extravaganza
Tortilla Flat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a group of Paisanos, descendants of early Mexican settlers in Northern California. They live in the tiny town of Tortilla Flat and spend their days eating, drinking and relaxing in the sun. When one of them inherits 2 houses the rest are soon living in the houses without paying rent! The situation is further complicated when the house owner falls for a beautiful woman
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splendor in the grass: Two 1920s Kansas teenagers find their intense sexual feelings for each other are putting them at odds with their families and the rigid respectability of the town they live in
Tortilla Flat by Spencer Tracy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vita quotidiana a Monterey, dove i paisanos passano la giornata a bere e a cantare, lavorando il minimo indispensabile. (Mereghetti)
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten commandments: Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Tarzan, the ape man by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Jane is in England, a safari leader snares Tarzan in a steel cage, planning to exhibit him in a freak show. Tarzan's loyal animal friends must come to his aid
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maltese falcon: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Tribute to a bad man by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Rodock makes his living by raising horses in the Rocky Mountain valley that bears his name. Anyone foolish enough to steal those horses makes his own dyin'. But that's not the way of his companion Jo, a former honky-tonk queen. She wants him to change, and there's a greener valley somewhere for her if he won't. He will. Swayed by Jo and a recently arrived tenderfoot from the east, Rodock will finally realize that justice requires mercy. There's a lot of good in this man
 
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Quo vadisBen-Hur : a tale of the ChristThirty seconds over TokyoKing Solomon's minesThe Broadway melodyTurner Classic Movies greatest classic films collectionBen-Hur
Alternative Names
Sam Zimbalist Amerikaans filmproducent (1904-1958)

Sam Zimbalist amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Filmeditor

Sam Zimbalist producteur de films américaine

Sam Zimbalist productor de cine estadounidense

Sam Zimbalist produttore statunitense

Sam Zimbalist US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Zimbalist, Sam S.

Zimbalist, Sam S. 1904-1958

Σαμ Ζίμπαλιστ

Сэм Зимбалист

סאם צימבליסט מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

سام زیمبالیست تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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