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Karns, Roscoe 1893-1970

Overview
Works: 112 works in 160 publications in 2 languages and 6,608 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roscoe Karns
It happened one night by Frank Capra ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich young woman marries an idle playboy against her father's will. Her father holds her captive on his yacht but she escapes and, while on her way to New York, becomes entangled with an unemployed news reporter
His girl Friday by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A remake of "The Front Page," this is the story of a conniving newspaper editor who does not want to let his ex-wife retire from reporting just to marry someone else. He tricks her into covering the hottest story in town, the execution of a murderer
Woman of the year by George Stevens ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this 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
Wings by William A Wellman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two young men, one rich, one middle class, are in love with the same woman, but must leave her behind when they become fighter pilots in World War I. Includes three featurettes
Twentieth century ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
They drive by night by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A tale of brothers trying to make it as independent truck drivers."--Container
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice's fantastic adventures lead her straight to some of the most memorable characters ever imagined including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, Humpty Dumpty, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum in the original Alice in Wonderland. Based on Lewis Carroll's beloved story, this live-action fantasy features Hollywood icons Cary Grant, Gary Cooper and W.C. Fields along with Charlotte Henry as "Alice". Filled with spectacular sets and imaginative costumes, the classic Alice in Wonderland is a timeless adventure for the whole family!
Pre-code Hollywood collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torch singer: Claudette Colbert plays a sexy radio chanteuse who passes her time with an entourage of drunken debauched friends while raising her child born out of wedlock. The Code prohibited stories of illicit love and drunkenness
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
You and me ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Projecting the message that "crime doesn't pay", a group of ex-cons works in a department store whose owner believes in rehabilitation. It's a romantic crime story, laced with comedy and social commentary
Today we live ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A World War I romantic drama showcasing Joan Crawford as a British party girl who falls for dashing American flyer Gary Cooper. After Cooper is reported killed in combat, Crawford returns to her former flame, Navy man Robert Young. Cooper later turns up alive to complicate the love triangle and team with Young on a dangerous mission."--Movies Unlimited
Alibi Ike ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baseball rookie Frank X. Farrell is a phenom, a kid who can hurl the ol' horsehide and swing the lumber so well he may lead Chicago's beloved Cubbies to a pennant. He can sure spin excuses and blarney, too! Joe E. Brown brings a whirlybird wind-up and a love for the game to this comic Ring Lardner tale. You can't tell the players without a scorecard but sports-minded moviegoers recognized Bob Meusel, Jim Thorpe and other former professional ball players on the film's diamonds
Laughing sinners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ivy Stevens, a showgirl, is distraught when she is dumped by sleazy salesman Howard Palmer. On the brink of suicide, she is deterred by a Salvation Army officer who is determined to reform her. Ivy soon finds herself torn between the two men
One Sunday afternoon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After meeting beauty Fay Wray one Sunday afternoon in the park, aspiring dentist Gary Cooper has her stolen away by his best friend. Even though he can't forget her, he marries another woman and attempts to move on with his life. But when fate reunites the pair, can they figure out a way to make it work?"--Movies Unlimited website
The buccaneer and, It happened one night ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Front page woman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reporters Ellen and Curt are very much in love, but working at competing newspapers. Curt's not willing to concede that a woman can sniff out news as well as a man, and Ellen refuses to marry him until he does. A nearby apartment fire and a mysterious murder will soon test their investigative skills, and their feelings for each other
That's my man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Ameche stars as a bookkeeper who years to own a racehorse, and whose dreams materialize when he comes into possession of a promising stallion named Gallant Man. But his passion for racing threatens to spoil his relationship with his wife, who shares Joe's idealism but not his willingness to wager their future on such a high-stakes dream
It happened one night (1934) by Frank Capra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich young woman marries an idle playboy against her father's will. Her father holds her captive on his yacht but she escapes and, while on her way to New York, becomes entangled with an unemployed news reporter
The Navy way ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Jersey is a pro boxer who hides his real feelings behind the chip on his shoulder and his legendary punch. His sky-rocketing career is stalled when Uncle Sam beckons. When pretty Naval woman Ellen Sayre catches his eye, boot camp starts to look good. The battalion graduates and the men are about to ship out when Johnny proposes marriage to Ellen. She has fallen in love, however, with Johnny's best friend and fellow cadet Malcolm Randall. Johnny finds out about it and beats his rival to a pulp in a bloody fight. Facing a court-martial, Johnny pours his heart out to the chaplain. His pals and Johnny's family rally to try to save him
New York-Miami It happened one night by Frank Capra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jeune et riche héritière Ellie Andrews fuit son milieu familial pour rejoindre un aviateur qu'elle veut épouser contre l'avis de son père. Durant un trajet en bus vers New York, elle fait la connaissance de Peter Warner, un journaliste au chômage
 
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Karnes, Roscoe 1893-1970
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