WorldCat Identities

Sternberg, Tom

Works: 39 works in 222 publications in 6 languages and 11,072 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Children's films  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Animal films  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tom Sternberg
Under the Tuscan sun by H. G Wells( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a horse are shipwrecked on an island where they become fast friends. Upon their return home they work together for a try in one of the great races at Santa Anita
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith( Visual )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy, named Dickie Greenleaf. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures to make Greenleaf's privileges his own
The black stallion returns by Robert Dalva( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black, a stunning stallion and a world-renowned champion race horse, is stolen by mysterious foreigners. His young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno) frantically seeks his return. Alec stows away on a plane to Casablanca and crosses the perilous Sahara Desert. With the help of a special friend named Raj (Vincent Spano), Alec unravels the mystery of Black's theft
Lost highway by Richard Currey( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Madison is a saxophonist who finds a video tape on his doorstep that shows the interior of his house. He becomes convinced that someone has broken in and calls the police. He finds another videotape showing him killing his wife. The police arrest him for murdering his wife. In prison, he inexplicably morphs into a young man named Pete Dayton and begins living a completely different life. When Pete is released, his and Fred's paths begin to cross in a surreal, suspenseful web of intrigue, orchestrated by a shady gangster boss named Dick Laurent
The two faces of January by Hossein Amini( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleek thriller set in Greece and Istanbul in 1962. Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a scammer working as a tour guide. The two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run together and creates a precarious bond between them as the trio's allegiance is put to the test
Sleuth by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locked in a high-tech English manor and bound in a deadly duel of wits, Andrew Wyke and Milo Tindle have come together as English gentlemen to discuss the matter of Wyke's wife. She is the woman both men are sleeping with. But as wit becomes wicked and clever becomes cutthroat, Wyke and Tindle's game of one-upmanship spirals out of control, escalating in a chess match that can have only one outcome. Someone will be murdered
Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse by Fax Bahr( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth and engrossing look into the making of Francis Ford Coppola's epic Apocalypse Now, as filmed by his wife Eleanor
The black stallion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Walter Farley's classic children's novel, in which an American boy is rescued after a shipwreck off the coast of North Africa by a seemingly untamable wild horse. After surviving together, they develop a bond and begin training to race once they are rescued
Eat a bowl of tea by Wayne Wang( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York's Chinatown of the late 1940's, young Ben Loy, fresh out of the service, has his whole life spread out before him--including a job, an apartment and a marriage arranged by his father
Dim sum : a little bit of heart by Wayne Wang( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a Chinese-American family in contemporary San Francisco trying to maintain a link to their cultural heritage while confronted with the changing world around them
El talento de Mr. Ripley( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ser feliz y despreocupado en las idílicas y azules aguas de la soledada costa italiana de los años 50, es la dolce vita que ansía Tom Ripley, y que vive un joven y rico playboy llamado Dickie. Cuando el padre de Dickie, un adinerado constructor de barcos, le pide a Tom que traiga a su hijo de regreso a los Estados Unidos, Dickie y su bella novia Marge, no sospechan los peligrosos extremos a los que Tom está dispuesto a llegar para apoderarse de su estilo de vida
The Black stallion ; The black stallion returns ; The man from Snowy River( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from Snowy River: Set during the 1880's when the Australian frontier was wild and dangerous, the film follows the exploits of a youth who sets out to tame a wild herd of horses
El corcel negro The black stallion( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mientras viaja con su padre, el joven Alec se queda fascinado con un misterioso caballo árabe que es embarcado y metido en un establo situado en el mismo barco donde Alec y su padre están. Cuando el barco naufraga sólo Alec y el caballo sobreviven, quedando aislados en una isla desierta
Carretera perdida by David Lynch( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Madison, un música de Jazz, recibe una serie de misteriosas cintas de vídeo en las que aparece con su mujer Renée dentro de su propia casa. En la última de ellas, que Fred ve a solas, él está junto a su esposa muerta. Renée ha sido asesinada y la justicia va a culpar a Fred del crimen, condenándole a muerte
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
Unter der Sonne der Toskana by Audrey Wells( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Es ist Liebe auf den ersten Blick, als die amerikanische Reiseschriftstellerin Frances Mayes und ihr Lebensgefährte Ed im Sommer 1990 Bramasole besichtigen, ein kleines Haus in den Hügeln nahe der Etruskerstadt Cortona. Doch von einer toskanischen Idylle sind die beiden noch weit entfernt: Bis das Geld zusammengekratzt, die ersten Erfahrungen mit der italienischen Bürokratie gemacht und einige Handwerker als Schlitzohren enttarnt sind, vergehen Wochen
Le talentueux Mr. Ripley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tom Ripley, jeune homme désargenté mais ambitieux, attire l'attention d'un vieil homme riche, Hubert Greenleaf, qui le charge de convaincre son fils Dickie, exilé en Italie, de rentrer aux Etats-Unis. Sur place, Tom se laisse fasciner par l'existence insouciante et dorée que mène le jeune oisif. Il adopte ses goûts, imite son comportement, désire sa compagne, et va jusqu'à s'éprendre de Dickie lui-même."
Sotto il sole della Toscana( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bajo el sol de la Toscana( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances Mayes, una escritora americana de 35 años sumida en una profunda depresión, recibe de regalo un viaje de diez días a la hermosa Toscana italiana para levantarle el ánimo. Allí se descubrirá a sí misma y verá que el destino le depara aún muchas cosas
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English (162)

Spanish (27)

German (3)

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Italian (3)

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