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Sidney Kingsley (1906–1995)

Forfatter af Detective Story

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Omfatter også følgende navne: Sidney Kinsley, Sidney Kingsley

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Værker af Sidney Kingsley

Detective Story (1949) 37 eksemplarer
Darkness at Noon (1951) 26 eksemplarer
Dead end (1935) 11 eksemplarer
Men in White: A Play in Three Acts (1933) 10 eksemplarer
The Patriots (1943) 7 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Sixteen Famous American Plays (1777) — Playwright — 187 eksemplarer
Three Plays about Crime and Criminals (1962) — Bidragyder — 104 eksemplarer
Best Plays of the Modern American Theatre: Second Series (1947) — Bidragyder — 82 eksemplarer
Twenty Best Plays of the Modern American Theatre (1939) — Bidragyder — 75 eksemplarer
Best American Plays: Third Series, 1945-1951 (1952) — Bidragyder — 69 eksemplarer
50 Best Plays of the American Theatre [4-volume set] (1969) — Bidragyder — 33 eksemplarer
Best American Plays, Supplementary Volume, 1918-1958 (1961) — Bidragyder — 28 eksemplarer
Dead End [1937 film] (1937) — Original play — 26 eksemplarer
America on Stage : Ten Great Plays of American History (1976) — Bidragyder — 22 eksemplarer
Detective Story [1951 film] (1951) — Original play — 14 eksemplarer
Three Plays About Doctors (1961) — Bidragyder — 9 eksemplarer
50 Best Plays of the American Theatre, Volume 1 — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer

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Fødselsdato
1906-10-22
Dødsdag
1995-03-20
Køn
male
Nationalitet
USA
Erhverv
playwright
screenwriter

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The year is 1790. The new republic of the United States os America is struggling to remain free and united. George Washington is president. Two heroes of the revolution, Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson, are now bitter political enemies, arguing for different ways to govern the country. Which view will win?
This is the setting for this book: an exciting re-creation of an important time in history: It tells the true story of the faith and courage of men who devoted their lives to a new experiment in democracy. The chances of failure were far greater than success -yet the country prospered- to become 200 years later, in 1976, the oldest democracy in modern history.… (mere)
 
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ARICANA | Feb 15, 2011 |
One of the most remarkable evolutions in the history of cinema traced the progress of the Dead End Kids from the pathetic yet lovable lost boys of this play to the simply pathetic losers of something like In the Money (1958). I think it would be fair to say that the Kids stole the original show, which is just as well, since their presence betokened a curious sub-text -- yes, they're doomed, but they do have fun!
 
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Værker
7
Also by
13
Medlemmer
93
Popularitet
#200,859
Vurdering
3.9
Anmeldelser
5
ISBN
8

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