Hepburn, Katharine 1907-2003
Most widely held works about Katharine Hepburn
Most widely held works by Katharine Hepburn
Me : stories of my life by Katharine Hepburn ( Book )
105 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 3,761 libraries worldwide
Hepburn's self-portrait telling of her childhood, her family life, and the ups and downs of her career.
The making of The African Queen, or, How I went to Africa with Bogart, Bacall, and Huston and almost lost my mind by Katharine Hepburn ( Book )
28 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
Recalls her experience of making this popular film, revealing her emotional highs and lows during the filming, her competitiveness, and her insecurities.
Guess who's coming to dinner ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,287 libraries worldwide
When the daughter of well-to-do liberal parents plans to marry a black doctor, both families must sit down face to face and examine each other's level of intolerance.
The Philadelphia story ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.
On Golden Pond ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 2,064 libraries worldwide
While at their summer home on Golden Pond, the Thayer family is forced to renew their bonds of love and overcome the generational friction that has existed for years.
Adam's rib ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,891 libraries worldwide
Assistant District Attorney Adam Bonner loves his wife Amanda, but doesn't care much for his opposing counsel in a sensational attempted-murder trial, an opponent who happens to be Amanda.
The African Queen ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,711 libraries worldwide
Two diametrically opposed people find themselves thrown together in the war-torn African jungle.
Bringing up Baby ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist.
Long day's journey into night ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and held by 1,523 libraries worldwide
Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiography, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death.
The African Queen ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
At the start of World War I, German imperial troops burn down a mission in Africa. The mission's reverend was so overtaken with disappointment that he passes away. Shortly after his well-educated, snooty sister Rose buries her brother, she must leave on the only available transport, the 'African Queen' steamboat. The boat is manned by the ill-mannered bachelor, Charlie. Together they embark on a long difficult journey, without any comfort. Rose grows determined to assist in the British war effort and presses Charlie until he finally agrees and together they steam up the Ulana encountering an enemy fort, raging rapids, bloodthirsty parasites and an endlessly branching stream which always seems to lead them to what appear to be impenetrable swamps. Despite their opposing personalities, the two grow closer to each other and ultimately carry out their plan to take out a German warship.
The Lion in winter ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne.
Desk set ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius.
Little women ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harsh times of the Civil war.
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter.
Woman of the year ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,203 libraries worldwide
In this hilarious excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other.
The Lion in winter ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
This historical novel takes place in England at Christmas in the year 1183. The aging King Henry II must name a successor, and he summons his estranged wife, Queen Eleanor of Acquitaine, and their three surviving sons. It is less a family reunion than a state of convocation, since the king's major rival in love and politics is Eleanor. Henry has also invited 18 year old King Phillip of France, brother of his mistress, Princess Alais. THe interplay of these proud and powerful nobles is full of intrigue and danger.
Suddenly, last summer ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin at the hands of cannibals. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death.
Bringing up Baby ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Crazy comedy about an heiress who is determined to catch a stuffy zoologist and uses her pet leopard, Baby, to help get his attention.
Holiday ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. Add to that a sister who is falling for Johnny, and he needs to decide who to marry and what to do.
Summertime ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 910 libraries worldwide
The story of a witty but lonely secretary who takes a vacation in Venice, hoping to fall in love. She does - with a very handsome but very married Italian man.
Actors Africa African Queen (Motion picture) Berg, A. Scott Biography Brides Comedy films Comedy films Drama Dual-career families Eleanor,--of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England,--1122?-1204 Families Feature films Feature films Femmes fatales Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Friendship Great Britain Heiresses Henry--II,--King of England,--1133-1189 Hepburn, Katharine,--1907-2003 Historical films History Houghton family Intermarriage Large type books Leopards as pets Love Man-woman relationships Marriage Motion picture actors and actresses Motion pictures Paleontologists Portraits Racism Relations with women Romance films Romantic comedy films Screwball comedy films Self-acceptance Sisters Tracy, Spencer,--1900-1967 Travel United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women lawyers World War (1914-1918)
Burns, Katherine 1907-2003
Hepburn, Katharine, 1909-2003
Hepburn, Katharine Houghton.
Hepburn, Katharine Houghton 1907-2003
Hepburn, Katherine 1907-2003
Houghton Hepburn, Katharine 1907-2003
Katharine Hepburn 1907-2003
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Multiple languages (59)
No Linguistic content (54)
Greek, Modern (2)
Miscellaneous languages (1)