WorldCat Identities

Kibbee, Guy 1882-1956

Works: 132 works in 278 publications in 3 languages and 9,172 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Western films  Motion pictures  Populist films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Political films  Show business films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Guy Kibbee
Most widely held works by Guy Kibbee
42nd Street by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie musical that introduced the choreography of Busby Berkeley, 42nd Street also contains the classic plot involving a tyrannical director, egotistical leading lady and wide-eyed ingenue, all set to a standout musical score
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( Visual )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Smith is a small town idealist who answers the call to duty when he's unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate. Determined to do some good, he sponsors a bill to create a national boy's camp, unaware it threatens to undermine a graft scheme sponsored by his home state's crooked political machine. Framed and threatened with expulsion, Jefferson takes to the Senate floor to prove his innocence
Captain Blood by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested during the Monmouth Rebellion and falsely convicted of treason, Dr. Peter Blood is banished to the West Indies and sold into slavery. In Port Royal, Jamaica the Governor's daughter Arabella Bishop buys him for ten pounds to spite her uncle, Col. Bishop who owns a major plantation. Life is hard for the men and for Blood as well. By chance he treats the Governor's gout and is soon part of the medical service. He dreams of freedom and when the opportunity strikes, he and his friends rebel taking over a Spanish ship that has attacked the city. Soon, they are the most feared pirates on the seas, men without a country attacking all ships. When Arabella is prisoner, Blood decides to return her to Port Royal only to find that it is under the control of England's new enemy, France. All of them must decide if they are to fight for their new King
Captain January by David Butler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four year old Star has been happy living with Captain January in the lighthouse since he rescued her from a shipwreck. But when the town's new truant officer tries to take her away from the captain so she can have a "proper" home, her idyllic existence falls under a cloud
Gold diggers of 1933 by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an aspiring songwriter, four single actresses, and the staging of a new musical play on Broadway. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends and family members caught in the middle
Footlight parade by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

23 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of Ceddie's English father, he and his mother live together in Brooklyn during the 1880s. Ceddie's grandfather, the Earl of Dorincourt, had disowned Ceddie's father when he married an American. But when the Earl's remaining son dies, he accepts Ceddie as Lord Fauntleroy, his heir, and sends for Ceddie and his mother. Ceddie uses the first of his newly found wealth to do some favors for his old friends, then heads to England, where he must try to overcome the Earl's dislike for his mother
Lady for a day by Frank Capra( Visual )

14 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apple Annie, a cantankerous New York City fruit peddler, has been pretending to be a high-society matron in letters to her daughter. When her daughter comes to visit with her aristocratic fiance, Apple Annie enlists her gangster friends for help
Babes in arms by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning that his parents are in financial straits, the son of a famous vaudeville team rounds upp all the stage kids and puts on a lavish show to raise money. The future looks rosy until a hurricane washes the whole enterprise away on opening night
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strike up the band: Jimmy, a bandleader, and Mary, a singer, are talented high school students trying to climb the ladder of success. As a team, they sing and dance their way to the top, but not without difficulty
The premiere Frank Capra collection by Frank Capra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collectible box set containing 5 films (all with new commentaries) and a bonus disc with new interviews with Frank Capra, Jr., film historians, and others, archival footage, and a documentary
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Girl crazy by Norman Taurog( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny is a rich kid with a taste for wine, women and song, but not for higher education. His father ships him to an all-male college out West, where he meets the dean's granddaughter who is trying to help her grandfather keep his college from folding
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic film based on Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a small New England town fraught with human drama, family conflict, marriage, life, and death
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embittered Lt. Col. Owen Thursday is stuck with the command of Fort Apache, a remote southwest garrison, despite his excellent war record. He concocts a scheme to make his reputation as an Indian fighter, which Captain York, a bootstrap veteran of many Indian campaigns, knows means disaster
Rain by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During an outbreak of cholera Sadie Thompson, a sexy siren, is stranded in Pago Pago with U.S. Marines and a zealous missionary
Three comrades( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant love story centered around the lives of three young, disillusioned returned soldiers caught up in the turmoil of post-World War I Germany. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who is dying of tuberculosis
It started with Eve( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Laughton plays a grumpy old millionaire whose dying wish is to meet the young lady his son is to wed. Unfortunately, the future bride in question is unavailable. Believing his father is not long for this world, the dutiful son (Robert Cummings) finds a quick replacement in hat-check girl Deanna Durbin. When presented to the father, she steals his heart and perks up the proud papa. Now Cummings must juggle the phoney bride-to-be with the newly arrived true bride of his heart
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Alternative Names
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Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to WashingtonGold diggers of 1933DamesFootlight paradeCarole Lombard : the glamour collectionThe premiere Frank Capra collectionGreatest classic films collectionIt started with Eve