Most widely held works by Bernie Hamilton
Starsky & Hutch. The complete first season ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Two streetwise undercover detectives bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of a police snitch called Huggy Bear.
Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The young one: the game warden of a Carolina preserve and the teenage girl who lives on the island are isolated until jazz musician Traver arrives, on the run from a lynch mob. Gran Casino: In Tampico, two jail escapees start working for an oilman who is fighting a local casino owner. When the oilman disappears, his sister comes to take over the business, and finds it being run by one of the men. Believing that he has killed her brother to keep the wells for himself, she starts working as a singer in the same casino where her brother disappeared.
Starsky & Hutch. The complete second season ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The complete second season of the popular 1970's detective show starring, Paul Michael Glaser as Starsky, David Soul as Hutch and Antonio Fargas as Huggy-Bear.
Starsky & Hutch. The complete fourth season ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Tough Starsky and educated Hutch are plainclothes cops taking on dope dealers, muggers and other thugs, aided by their red 1974 Torino and informant Huggy Bear. Both bachelors' private lives play as interweaving threads in the drama.
Starsky & Hutch. The complete third season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear.
Hammer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
After spending his life trying to get off the streets of L.A., ex-Golden Gloves champ B.J. Hammer has finally earned his shot at boxing's big time. Then the mob delivers a heavy blow ...
Blacula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Blacula: African Prince Manuwalde, introduced to Count Dracula at a party, pleads for the Count's assistance in freeing his people from the slave trade. Dracula is so incensed at the request he vampirizes, curses, and imprisons Manuwalde in a coffin in the dungeon. Two hundred years later the contents of Castle Dracula are bought and shipped back to the US by antique dealers. Among these is Manuwalde's coffin. He is accidentally set free when this is opened. Making his way onto the nightclub scene, Manuwalde pursues a girl that he believes to be the reincarnation of his wife.
The Young one ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Set in the American South on a remote coastal island, a black manfleeing a lynch mob meets a racist sheriff and a recently orphaned 13 year old white girl.
Truck Turner Hammer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The losers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A motocycle gang is recruited to rescue a captured CIA operative at the height of the Vietnam War.
The young one ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A game warden and an orphaned thirteen-year-old girl are the only inhabitants of an isolated island off the Carolina coast. The warden is obsessed by the girl, and when a black musician on the run from a lynch mob arrives on the island, the warden wants him out of the way.
Bucktown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Dean Johnson arrives in Bucktown to bury his murdered brother. He then takes over his brother's bar and everything that comes with it: the good - a foxy local gal, and the bad - a sleazy police force that shakes him down for protection money.
One potato, two potato ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The storyline revolves around the difficulties faced by an interracial marriage between an African-American office worker and a white divorcee. The climax of the film is a highly emotional courtroom custody case in which the woman's angry ex-husband demands custody of their daughter, charging that the child's welfare is threatened by the environment created by the marriage.
The young one La jeune fille by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
La joven ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Das junge Mädchen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The young one La joven ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Includes: Gran Casino :An ambitious employee takes over the management of oil well when the owner mysteriously disappears; and La Joven :Only two inhabitants are on an isolated island, until Traver arrives, on the run from a lynch mob.
Starsky & Hutch Savage Sunday/The vampire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In Savage Sunday Starsky and Hutch have just four hours to locate two homicidal robbers who have no idea that the car they have stolen contains a powerful bomb. In The vampire Starsky and Hutch investigate the murders of two nightclub strippers and end up in a ballet school run by Rene Nadasy, who has been known to attend meetings of a Satanic cult.
Starsky & Hutch murder at Stage 17/the collector ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In Murder at Stage 17 Starsky and Hurtch go undercover as movie stunt men to investigate accidental deaths of several actors. In the collector a loan collecter is murdered as part of a scheme to liberate eccentric loan shark Annie Oates of the fortune she keeps stashed underneath her bed.
Starsky & Hutch bloodbath/survival ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In Bloodbath members of a cult kidnap Starsky moments before he is scheduled to testify at the sentencing of their leader. In Survival a crooked lawyer wants Hutch eliminated to prevent him from testifying against a client. After being driven off the road, Hutch lies pinned beneath his car at the bottom of an empty canyon.
Action and adventure films African Americans Americans Bachelors Blaxploitation films Bounty hunters Boxers (Sports) Boxing films California--Los Angeles Casinos Criminal investigation Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery television programs Detective and mystery television programs Detectives Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) Drama Exploitation films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film sequels Fugitives from justice Horror films Informers Islands Jealousy Love stories Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Mexico Oil wells--Management Police Prisoners of war Racism Rescues South Carolina Television cop shows Television plays Television programs Television series Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Undercover operations United States Vampire films Vampires Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Vietnam Vietnam War (1961-1975) War films
Hamilton, Bernard 1928-2008