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Duff, Howard 1913-1990

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The naked city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

34 editions published between 998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Then a burglar is found dead who once had an elusive partner named Willie
No way out by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful tale of intrigue set in the political whirl of Washington and the inner corridors of the Pentagon
John Steinbeck's East of Eden( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead
Brute force by Jules Dassin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and Russian and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Collins, along with his fellow inmates, live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins's dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains"--Container
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
Kung fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure continues for Kwai Chang Caine, a Shoalin priest trained in the wisdom and warfare of China's ancients, following life's path in the American west of the later 1800s
A wedding by Robert Altman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on the great American institution of marriage as two families overflowing with lunatics and lechers try to get along for the wedding day but succeed only in exposing each other's secrets and sins
Kung Fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kwai Chang Caine is a Shaolin monk who is on the run after he killed the Chinese Emperor's nephew. The nephew had killed Caine's teacher in cold blood with a gun, like a coward. Caine flees to America both to escape retaliation and to search for his brother in order to settle down in this new land. However, he can not help but continually run into trouble from gunfighters and others as they oppress the innocent, while bounty hunters pursue the price on his head. Against this, he has his Kung-fu martial arts skill which proves to be devastatingly effective in this gun-dominated land
Oh, God! Book II by Gilbert Cates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a fortune cookie. An 11 year old girl heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising slogan
All my sons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family torn apart by a wartime tragedy is forced to come to terms with their inner demons. Includes original theatrical trailer
While the city sleeps( Visual )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ask mother" says the message scrawled in lipstick at a muder scene by an unknown serial killer who preys on women. It's a sensational story--if it bleeds, it leads--and a news conglomerate offers a big promotion to the high-level company exec who solves the case. So begins the wheeling, dealing and backstabbing of the competing media hotshots as they vie to unmask the so-called Lipstick Killer
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 26 episodes of the complete third season of the original television series
The adventures of Sam Spade, detective by Howard Duff( Recording )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athough Sam Spade is perhaps the most famous of all hard-boiled detectives, creator Dashiel Hammett only featured the character in a single novel, The Maltese Falcon, and three short stories. Spade burst onto the airwaves in 1946. Presented here are 17 detective classics, including "The Kandy Tooth," a special hour-long Sam Spade adventure that aired on Suspense
Master detectives( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 22 broadcasts from the golden age of radio
The late show by Leon M Lederman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging private detective is hired by a ditzy woman to find her stolen cat. He takes the case, such as it is, only to find that it leads to murder, adultery, and blackmail
Private hell 36 by Don Siegel( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two police detectives and a nightclub singer plot to keep a box of stolen money with tragic results
Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 79 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
Legends of radio : detectives & crime fighters( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of old detective radio shows from the 1940's and 50's
The adventures of Sam Spade, detective. 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts( )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiell Hammett created the character Sam Spade for his crime story The Maltese Falcon. Spade was a hard-boiled detective with cold detachment, a keen eye for detail, and an unflinching determination to exact his own justice. For most people, Spade is most closely associated with actor Humphrey Bogart, who played him in the third and most famous film version of The Maltese Falcon. In 1946 one of radio's top producers, William Spier, brought Sam Spade to the airwaves in a radio show starring newcomer Howard Duff, who took a considerably more tongue-in-cheek approach to the character. Duff remained Spade until 1951
Classic radio's greatest shows( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains twelve of the greatest radio shows ever broadcast during the golden age of radio! You'll hear Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll as Amos and Andy, Howard Duff as Detective Sam Spade, Tom Conway as the immortal Sherlock Holmes, Jim and Marian Jordan as Fibber McGee and Molly, Willard Waterman as The Great Gildersleeve, Eve Arden as Connie Brooks of Our Miss Brooks, William Conrad as Marshal Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke, Charles Laughton in a terrifying episode of Suspense, plus many more! Experience the classic radio shows from yesterday--and the legendary stars who made them great--in this incredible collection
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Kung fu
Kung fuAll my sonsThe adventures of Sam Spade, detectiveMaster detectivesLegends of radio : detectives & crime fightersThe adventures of Sam Spade, detective. 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts
Alternative Names
Duff, Howard Green 1913-1990

Howard Duff acteur américain

Howard Duff Amerikaans acteur (1913-1990)

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Дафф, Говард

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هاوارد داف بازیگر آمریکایی

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English (175)

Spanish (1)

Russian (1)