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Gaynor, Janet

Overview
Works: 246 works in 664 publications in 5 languages and 4,503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Romance films  History  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Singer, Other, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A star is born by Max Steiner( Visual )

114 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fading star meets an aspiring actress, falls in love with and marries her. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
Sunrise : a song of two humans by F. W Murnau( Visual )

50 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife but then repents and spends a happy day with her
The Young in heart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of card sharks meet a wealthy older lady who is very lonely. They hope that by winning her affections, she will name them in her will
Sunrise by F. W Murnau( Visual )

22 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tender story of betrayal and redemption when a farmer intends to drown his wife, so he can be with a seductive city woman
Sunrise : a song of two humans( Visual )

32 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife; later he repents and spends a happy day with her
7th heaven by Frank Borzage( Visual )

14 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7th heaven: A classic romantic melodrama that centers on Chico, a lonely Parisian sewer worker who has but two dreams: to get promoted to street sweeper, and to find a blond girl to love him
A star is born by William A Wellman( Visual )

44 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine, is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine. She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down
Street angel by Frank Borzage( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Italian girl on the run from the police captures the heart of a handsome and passionate artist. When she's caught and sent to prison, he is left only with the portrait he painted of her--and the hope that they will be together again
Lucky star by Frank Borzage( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary, a poor farm girl, meets Tim just as word comes that war has been declared. Tim enlists in the army and goes to the battlefields of Europe, where he is wounded and loses the use of his legs. Home again, Tim is visited by Mary, and they are powerfully attracted to each other; but his physical handicap prevents him from declaring his love for her. Deeper complications set in when Martin, Tim's former sergeant and a bully, takes a shine to Mary."--Www.imdb.com
The man with the megaphone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent film directors were a flamboyant breed--pioneers who invented the art of film direction as they went along. Working conditions were chaotic. Open sets were built side by side and back to back, and live "mood" music was provided according to each star's taste. Despite deafening noise and constant distraction, directors talked their cast through every move and emotion, and from this confusion came great films
Sunrise : a song of two humans = L'aurore by F. W Murnau( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "séduit par une vamp venue de la ville, un fermier tente de noyer sa femme mais change d'avis au dernier moment. Celle-ci s'enfuie en ville de peur, mais il la suit afin de lui prouver son amour..."
45 minutes from Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A country boy (Glenn Tryon) arrives in Hollywood and encounters a strange collection of characters, including a clueless hotel detective (Oliver Hardy) and a cross-dressing thief (Stan Laurel). This is Laurel and Hardy's first collaboration under Hal Roach
Studio classics : the "best picture" collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Academy Award winning films
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
The timeless romance collection by Janet Gaynor( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Star is Born: As young Esther Blodgett rises to stardom, her husband, former leading man Norman Maine, finds his career in a downward spiral. Eternally Yours: In this magic-filled romantic comedy, a dashing escape artist steals the heart of a beautiful bride-to-be at her bridal shower. The couple marries, but when the magician refuses to give up the showbiz life, his wife performs a disappearing act of her own. Filmed using the 1939 World's Fair as a backdrop. Power, Passion, Murder: A studio chief in 1930s Hollywood who influences the fates of aspiring movie stars falls from grace. Thereupon, deadly revenge follows, when a rising star's affair with this married man is discovered by his jealous wife. The Lady and the Highwayman: A beautiful young woman falls in love with a handsome highwayman, who saves her from her brutal husband. But when Charles II returns to claim his throne as King of England, she finds herself the enemy of the king's former mistress
Nothing sacred : a star is born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing sacred: A New York reporter is scammed by a fraudulent huckster which disgraces his newspaper. He discovers a story about a young girl dying of radium poisoning and convinces his editor to bring her to New York and run a series of articles. Unfortunately for the reporter, the girl and her doctor only want a free trip to the big city and the whole thing is a hoax
Ha nacido una estrella = A star is born by William A Wellman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esther Blodgett, una ambiciosa chica pueblerina con mucho talento, llega a Hollywood. En una fiesta donde trabaja como camarera, conoce a Norman Maine, una famosa estrella quien, a pesar del apoyo de Oliver Niles -jefe de su estudio-, ve cómo su fama va declinando. Para sorpresa de Esther, Norman le ofrece un papel en una película y tras realizar una prueba, Oliver queda impresionado y decide convertirla en estrella
Aurore by F. W Murnau( Visual )

1 edition published in 1927 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'aurore" : Séduit par une vamp venue de la ville, un fermier tente de noyer sa femme mais change d'avis au dernier moment. Celle-ci s'enfuie en ville de peur, mais il la suit afin de lui prouver son amour ... Le film est suivi de "Traversées. Genèse de l'Aurore" qui situe Murnau et ses choix artistiques dans son temps et dans une relation avec des oeuvres picturales contemporaine aisi que de "Murnau ou qu'est-ce qu'un cinéaste?" qui parcourt et analyse le film en développant plusieurs aspects de l'art, du talent et de la personnalité de F.W. Murnau, notamment sont attrait pour le fantastique
Hollywood sings : twenty all-singing, all-dancing hits by the stars of the silver screen( Recording )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farmer takes a wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming love story set on the Erie Canal in the mid-19th Century. A farmer works on the canal to earn money to buy a farm. He meets a cook on a canal boat, but she can't even consider leaving the exciting life on the canal for a banal one on a farm
 
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