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Marshman, D. M. 1922-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 143 publications in 5 languages and 3,261 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Screenplays  Gangster films  Fiction  Show business films  3-D films  Melodrama 
Roles: Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Author of screenplay, Writer of accompanying material, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about D. M Marshman
 
Most widely held works by D. M Marshman
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

57 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him in a scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Book )

32 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sunset Boulevard" (1950) is one of the most famous films in the history of Hollywood, and perhaps no film better represents Hollywood's vision of itself. This facsimile edition of the screenplay provides intriguing background information about Wilder and the film's casting and production
El crepúsculo de los dioses Sunset boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Gillis es un joven escritor de segunda fila que, viéndose acosado por sus acreedores, se refugia casualmente en la mansión de Norma Desmond, antigua estrella del cine mudo, la cual vive alejada de la realidad y sólo acompañada de su fiel criado Max. A partir de ese momento, la actriz pretende que Joe corrija un guión que ella ha escrito y que va a significar su regreso al cine
Boulevard du Crepuscule( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Joe Gillis is found floating face down in the swimming pool of Norma Desmond. The dead Gillis narrates his story. Pursued by creditors, he swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma Desmond, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback, and Max von Mayerling, her former director and husband and now her servant, living there. She takes a fancy to Gillis and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader Betty Schaefer, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him. Max, hoping to coax Norma into police custody, directs the big staircase scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie. 'Summary taken from CED videodisc jacket
Sunset Boulevard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunset Blvd. (1950) by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Gillis, bankrupt screenwriter, hides from car repossessors in the garage of a deserted-looking mansion which proves to be the grotesque home of Norma Desmond, retired silent screen star. Joe takes refuge there, with a nominal job of rewriting Norma's hopeless 'comeback' screenplay. Weeks pass; feeling more and more like a kept man, Joe grasps at reality in the form of a clandestine friendship with script reader Betty Schaefer, but it's too late
Viale del tramonto by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentre il suo cadavere galleggia nella piscina di una villa, la voce fuori campo dello sceneggiatore Joe Gillis ripercorre la storia della sua relazione con Norma Desmond, anziana diva del muto che vive isolata insieme al maggiordomo, immersa nel culto del passato e nella vana attesa di un ritorno sul set: convinto a scriverle una sceneggiatura, Gillis ne diventa il mantenuto, l'amante ed infine la vittima. (Mereghetti)
Second chance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location in San Cristóbal de las Casas (Mexico). A gangster's girlfriend who is trying to escape him (Darnell) and a tainted prizefighter (Mitchum) meet in Mexico and fall in love, then must foil the plans of Jack Palance who has been sent down to kill Darnell. Climactic scene takes place on a cablecar up to the top of La Cumbre (a mountain)
Passion sous les Tropiques by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au Mexique, où il est parti oublier l'adversaire qu'il a accidentellement tué au cours d'un combat, le boxeur Lambert fait la connaissance de Clara Sinclair. La jeune fille est aussi en fuite, craignant les menaces de son ex-fiancé, un gangster des Etat-Unis qui a lancé un dangereux tueur à ses trousses, Gaby pour l'empêcher de témoigner devant une commission d'enquête sénatoriale
Billy Wilder: Viale del tramonto : la sceneggiatura completa by Billy Wilder( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four ages of Joseph Choate by D. M Marshman( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Four Ages of Joseph Choate by D. M Marshman( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

At twenty-five Choate was promising - a brainy and diligrent Harvard man seeking his fortune in New York. At forty-five he was prominent - by day a lawyer with millionaires for clients, a banqueteering social lion by night. At sixty-five, he was the man on the bicycle said, esteened = arguer of portentous constitutional cases before the Supreme Count, panjandrum of the established order. At eighty-fiuve he was venerated - eleder statesman, peacemaker, First Citizen of New York
Sunset boulevard édition collector( Visual )

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

Sunset Boulevard by Charles Brackett( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

TAXI( )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sunset Boulevard( Visual )

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

Boulevard du Crépuscule : "Sunset Boulevard", roman inspiré par le scénario original de Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder et D.M. Marshman, Jr by Odette Ferry( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Second chance (1953) : shooting script by Sydney Boehm( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunset Blvd. (1950) : shooting script by Billy Wilder( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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D. M. Marshman, Jr. guionista estadounidense

D. M. Marshman, Jr. guionista estatunidenc

D.M. Marshman Jr scénariste américain

D. M. Marshman, Jr US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

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