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Lumet, Sidney 1924-2011

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12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

197 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons
Network by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

142 editions published between 1976 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 2,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
Dog day afternoon by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

146 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a botched bank robbery that occurred August 22, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York and turned into a bizarre hostage situation lasting all day. The lead robber wishes to obtain funding for a sex-change operation for his gay lover
The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

83 editions published between 1978 and 2021 in 5 languages and held by 2,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discontented kindergarten teacher living in Harlem is lost in a blizzard and comes upon the wonderland of Oz. There she meets new friends, tries to find her way home, and finds that her life is not so bad after all
Serpico by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

152 editions published between 1973 and 2021 in 8 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

75 editions published between 1961 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Fail-safe by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

86 editions published between 1963 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

62 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

56 editions published between 2007 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed
The verdict by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

110 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case that no one is supposed to win
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Visual )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When a murder occurs aboard the Orient Express, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous train's Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Making movies by Sidney Lumet( Book )

61 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in 12 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why does a director choose a particular script? What must they do in order to keep actors fresh and truthful through take after take of a single scene? How do you stage a shootout-involving more than one hundred extras and three colliding taxis-in the heart of New York's diamond district? What does it take to keep the studio honchos happy? From the first rehearsal to the final screening, Making Movies is a master's take, delivered with clarity, candor, and a wealth of anecdote. For in this book, Sidney Lumet, one of our most consistently acclaimed directors, gives us both a professional memoir
The verdict( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which becomes a last chance to redeem himself and his career
Equus by Peter Shaffer( Visual )

84 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged psychiatrist tries to find out why a mentally disturbed 17 year old stableboy blinded six horses
Deathtrap by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famed mystery playwright with a recent string of flops may be planning to murder a talented former student in order to steal his work
Running on empty by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since antiwar activists Arthur and Annie Pope blew up a napalm lab in 1971, the Popes and their children have been on the run from the law. Now elder son Danny is 17 and he wants to stop running from a past he had nothing to do with
Murder on the Orient Express by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

78 editions published between 1974 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred the night before
Find me guilty by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2021 in 5 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mobster Jackie Dee DiNorscio tries to strike a bargain with police: a shorter prison term in exchange for ratting on his fellow mobsters. He takes matters in his own hands when he defends himself instead, turning the courtroom upside down
12 angry men( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jury of white men is ready to pass judgment on a Puerto Rican teenager charged with murdering his father. However, one juror forces the others to consider whether the evidence--or the jurors' own prejudices--influences their deliberations. The story plays out in real time over ninety minutes in one sweltering room
Ran by Zeming Hei( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging warlord decides to split his kingdom between his three sons, who will live in three separate castles. The two eldest sons are quite happy, but the youngest thinks his father has gone mad, and predicts that it won't be long until the two older brothers are fighting with each other
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Lumet, Sidney

Lumet, Sidney, 1924-

Lumet, Sidney Arthur 1924-2011

Lumet, Sydney 1924-2011

Sidney Lumet

Sidney Lumet americký herec a režisér

Sidney Lumet americký režisér

Sidney Lumet Amerikaans filmregisseur

Sidney Lumet amerikai rendező, filmproducer, forgatókönyvíró

Sidney Lumet amerikanesche Filmregisseur

Sidney Lumet amerikansk filminstruktør

Sidney Lumet amerykański reżyser filmowy

Sidney Lumet cineasta estadounidense

Sidney Lumet cineasta estatunidenc

Sidney Lumet réalisateur américain

Sidney Lumet regista statunitense

Sidney Lumet US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Sidney Lumet yhdysvaltalainen elokuvaohjaaja

Sidnijs Lūmets

Smithee, Alan 1924-2011

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Сидни Лумет

Сидни Лъмет американски режисьор

Сидни Люмет американский кинорежиссёр, продюсер и сценарист

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