WorldCat Identities

Allen, Lewis M. 1922-2003

Overview
Works: 51 works in 182 publications in 5 languages and 6,098 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Survival films  Coming-of-age films  Dystopian films  Experimental films 
Roles: Producer, Composer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lewis M Allen
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

54 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Ray Bradbury's science fiction novel about a future without books. DVD
Lord of the flies by Peter Brook( Visual )

42 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty English schoolboys are stranded on an uncharted island at the start of the "next" war. With no adults present, they quickly turn into savages
Lord of the flies by Harry Hook( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of William Golding's novel about a group of English boys who are stranded on an uninhabited island when the plane that is evacuating them from a war-threatened England crashlands. Without adult control, the boys regress to savagery
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unforgettable odyssey of self-discovery and startling adventure begins as Tyler, a young, inexperienced biologist, is deposited alone onto a frozen Arctic wasteland. Once settled, he struggles not only to endure the forces of nature, but also to learn as much as he can about the mysterious and misconstrued habits of the wolves he has been sent to study."--From publisher's website
The Connection by Shirley Clarke( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of addicts in a dingy apartment await the arrival of their "connection," to bring them heroin, while a documentary film maker struggles to film them
Horton Foot's 1918( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in early 20th century Texas. At the hight of World War I, Elizabeth and her husband face hard times when her previously disapproving father steps in to take care of her children so her beloved can go off to war
Fortune and men's eyes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unflinching look at prison life which plunges us into a sinister, brutal world where strength and intimidation rule and reason and compassion are laughed at. The central portrait is of a young man called Smitty -- sentenced to six months for smoking pot -- who quickly learns that self-preservation means becoming the sexual slave to a stonger inmate. Pulled inexorably into the ugliness and hopelessness, Smitty survives. But at what price?
End of the line( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the powerful Southland Railroad Company closes its railyard in tiny Clifford, Arkansas, jobs are lost and the future looks grim. But grizzled railroaders Haney and Leo refuse to give up. They "borrow" a locomotive and set out for Chicago to have a little talk with the president
Fahrenheit 451( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fahrenheit 451( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans un pays indéfini, à une époque indéterminée, la lecture est rigoureusement interdite : elle empêcherait d'être heureux. La brigade des pompiers a pour seule mission de traquer les gens qui possèdent des livres et de réduire ces objets en cendres. Mais les hommes peuvent-ils se passer de lire? "
Peter Brook's Lord of the flies by Peter Brook( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een groep schooljongens komt na een vliegtuigongeluk terecht op een onbewoond tropisch eiland. Wat eerst spel was wordt ernst wanneer twee partijen vechten om de macht
Tru( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This one-man play depicts Truman Capote at home alone on Christmas Eve 1975. He is hardly filled with holiday cheer as he passes the hours on the phone, reminiscing and expressing chagrin about the quality of the gifts he receives. Capote has been ostracized by his society friends for having unflatteringly depicted them in his work-in-progress, "Answered Prayers." Though feigning indifference to his banishment, Capote misses his circle of beautiful, intelligent, privileged, lonely women. And he needs to believe that they miss him
Los lobos no lloran Never cry wolf( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un biólogo viaja al norte de Canadá para investigar la extraña muerte de numerosos renos por los lobos, junto a un esquimal averiguará que las muertes proceden de cazadores furtivos
Another time, another place( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An American journalist suffers an emotional meltdown when her married British lover is killed during WWII
O.C. and Stiggs by Robert Altman( Visual )

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

Based on characters from National Lampoon Magazine, O.C. and Stiggs aren't your average unhappy teenagers. They not only despise their suburban surroundings, they plot against it. They seek revenge against the middle class Schwab family, who embody all they detest. In a film armed with vicious satire and hilarious surprises, surburbia will never be the same
Strange fruit by Lewis ALLEN( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Uninvited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In this horror classic set on the remote coast of Cornwall, a music critic and his sister move into a bargain-priced house, only to discover that it is haunted
El señor de las moscas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial un avión con decenas de niños británicos se estrella en una isla desierta. Aislados de toda civilización conocida, los jóvenes deberán de sobrevivir por sí mismos
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fahrenheit 451
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Lord of the flies
Alternative Names
Allen Lewis

Allen, Lewis 1922-2003

Allen, Lewis M. 1922-2003

Allenas Lewisas M.

Lewis M. Allen Amerikaans filmproducent (1922-2003)

Lewis M. Allen film producer

Lewis M. Allen producteur de cinéma américain

Lewis M. Allen produttore cinematografico statunitense

Lewis M. Allen US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterproduzent

Льюис М. Аллен

לואיס אלן

لويس ألين منتج أفلام من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

لوئیس ام. آلن تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ルイス・A・アレン

Languages
English (131)

Spanish (9)

French (8)

Italian (2)

German (1)