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Mayo, Virginia 1920-2005

Overview
Works: 265 works in 590 publications in 7 languages and 8,931 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  War films  Fantasy films  Gangster films  Film noir  Historical films  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Editor, Contributor, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Virginia Mayo
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

42 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three veterans returning from World War II face life's challenges and try to start life again
White heat by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

64 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster escapes from prison to take revenge on the people that murdered his mother
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

34 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and French and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Captain Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salty saga of the bravest skipper ever to sail the seas- Captain Horatio Hornblower. The English Captain sailed during the Napoleonic era, and out thought, outmaneuvered and outfought his rivals, but was more than a little at sea when faced with a beautiful woman!
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

14 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvester the Great is a 17th-century entertainer with an act so atrocious, he's exiled from England. Aboard a ship bound for America, he finds himself falling for the beautiful Princess Margaret, a woman uninterested in love - not to mention his lousy one-liners. But when an evil band of pirates attack the ship and capture the princess, her only hope is the cowardly Sylvester. Now he has to stop cracking jokes and muster the courage to rescue his royal love
The silver chalice( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young artisan (Newman) commissioned to design a chalice for the cup Christ used at the Last Supper. Opposing him is Simon (Palance), an evil sorcerer bent on destroying the sacred cup, and proclaiming himself as the true Messiah
The West Point story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadway director Bix Bixby is down on his luck. Reluctantly, he is persuaded to go to West Point Military Academy to help the students put on a musical show. Bix takes Eve, his on-again, off-again assistant, with him to the Academy. His ulterior motive is to recruit student star Tom Fletcher for Harry Eberhart's new production. Then, Bixby finds that he himself must live as a cadet
The flame and the arrow by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overlord Count Ulrich takes it one step too far. It was bad enough when he kidnapped the pretty wife of the young archer Dardo, but when Ulrich takes the man's son, a rebel leader is born
The proud ones by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a Kansas cattle town seasoned law enforcer Marshal Cass Silver prepares himself and the town for a cattle drive that has hit with with many men looking for drink and companionship. Cass has decided to finally settle down by asking Sally to marry, but first he has to make sure the town is safe from undesirable elements like the new casino run by old nemesis Honest John Barrett and his hired guns. During a scuffle Cass shoots it out with a gunslinger and is wounded in the head, but is saved by Thad Anderson who has come to town as a cattle herder but holds a grudge against Cass because Cass shot his father"--Container
A song is born( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hilarious and high-spirited musical stars Danny Kaye as a professor of high-brow music who inadvertently becomes involved with a sensual saloon singer (Virginia Mayo) and a crooked criminal gang
Captain Horatio Hornblower by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salty saga of the bravest skipper ever to sail the seas- Captain Horatio Hornblower. The English Captain sailed during the Napoleanic Era, and outthought, outmanouvered and outfought his rivals, but was more than a little at sea when faced with a beautiful woman!
Along the great divide by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Marshal rescues an accused murderer from mob justice, sets out to escort the wily old coot to trial, and confronts pursuing vigilantes, a desert windstorm, a rebellious deputy and a beautiful woman along the way
Wonder man by H. Bruce Humberstone( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangsters have a song-and-dance man killed to prevent his testimony. The dead singer's spirit appears before his intellectual twin brother convincing the latter to impersonate him and get his evidence to the District Attorney. The bookworm finds himself performing at a night club, dealing with his brother's fiancée and steering clear of very confused gangsters
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White heat: Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma, ' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody, while he is running the gang from in jail. But Cody is saved by an undercover cop, who thereby befriends him and infiltrates the gang. Finally, the stage is set for Cody's ultimate betrayal and downfall, during a big heist at a chemical plant--www.imdb.com
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flame and the arrow: Overlord Count Ulrich takes it one step too far. It was bad enough when he kidnapped the pretty wife of the young archer Dardo, but when Ulrich takes the man's son, a rebel leader is born
Colorado territory by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western remake of the 1941 film noir High Sierra. Joel McCrea plays veteran outlaw Wes McQueen (Humphrey Bogart in the original) who escapes from jail and hopes to pull off one last big train robbery. McQueen doesn't care for his new partners -- except perhaps Colorado Carson (Virginia Mayo), a dance-hall girl who may be the only person who genuinely cares about his well-being. McQueen, meanwhile, also has eyes for Julie Ann (Dorothy Malone), who is newly arrived from the east and setting up a new farm with her father. With a $10,000 reward on his head, McQueen makes a futile bid for escape to the mountains, with tragic consequences
Starlift( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red-white-and-blue fun abounds as Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, James Cagney, Gary Cooper, Virginia Mayo, Jane Wyman, Randolph Scott and others perform for - or just shoot the breeze with - starstruck flyboys in uniform
The Kid from Brooklyn by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical comedy about a milkman who accidentally becomes the world's middlewight boxing champion after knocking out the current champ in a street brawl
En ik dan, kerstman? by Virginia Mayo( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Dutch and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De kerstman is zo moe van het pakjes rondbrengen dat hij één jongetje overslaat, maar die laat het er niet bij zitten. Prentenboek met sfeervolle illustraties in kleur. Vanaf ca. 3 jaar
South Sea woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seargent O'Hearn is facing a court-martial for desertion. He needs the help of Ginger Martin to provide the evidence of his innocence, but will she?
 
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Alternative Names
Jones, Virginia 1920-2005

Jones, Virginia Clara

Jones, Virginia Clara 1920-2005

Mayo, Virginia

O'Shea, Virginia Clara

Virdžinija Mejo

Virginia Mayo actrice américaine

Virginia Mayo actriz estadounidense

Virginia Mayo aktorka amerykańska

Virginia Mayo Amerikaans filmacteur

Virginia Mayo Amerikaans filmactrice

Virginia Mayo attrice statunitense

Virginia Mayo US-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Virginia Mayu

Βιρτζίνια Μάιο

Вирџинија Мејо

Майо, Вирджиния

וירג'יניה מאיו

וירג'יניה מאיו שחקנית אמריקאית

ویرجینیا میو بازیگر آمریکایی

ヴァージニア・メイヨ

弗吉尼亚·梅奥

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White heatThe secret life of Walter MittyThe princess and the pirateThe silver chaliceGreatest gangster films collectionStarliftThe Kid from Brooklyn