WorldCat Identities

Howard, Leslie 1893-1943

Overview
Works: 344 works in 1,445 publications in 8 languages and 19,548 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  War films  Historical films  Epic films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Author, Other, Producer, fmd, Costume designer, Speaker, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

76 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of Scarlett O'Hara, a Southern belle who enjoys her socialite lifestyle and the attention of many eligible single rich men. This idyllic lifestyle is shattered by the onset of the U.S. Civil War that eventually reduces her home to near ruins. Robbed of the luxuries she loved, she vows to grow strong so she will never be poor again. She begins to ruthlessly climb to the top of the new social order. Scarlett also has a complex, love-hate relationship with Rhett Butler, a man of questionable morals
Of Human Bondage by John Cromwell( Visual )

144 editions published between 1934 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the ill-fated romance between a well-to-do club-footed medical student and a vulgar waitress
Pygmalion by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

102 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Henry Higgins works to make a pretty flower girl into a young lady of society
Gone with the Wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
The petrified forest by Archie L Mayo( Visual )

40 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rundown diner bakes in the Arizona heat. Inside, fugitive killer Duke Mantee sweats out a manhunt, holding disillusioned writer Alan Squier, young waitress Gabby Maple, and a handful of others hostage
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Leslie Howard( Visual )

86 editions published between 1934 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the novel by Baroness Orczy in which a dashing dandy of the English court tries to defend innocent aristocrats from the violence of the French revolution
Gone with the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion( Visual )

30 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cranky professor takes a bet that he can turn flower-seller Eliza Doolittle into a 'proper lady' in no time
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

148 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
49th parallel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the voice-over proclaims, the 49th parallel is the only undefended frontier in the world. The parallel is the goal of a small group of Nazis, survivors of a U-boat that has been spotted and sunk in Hudson Bay, deep in Canadian waters. The United States is not yet at war with Germany, and if Corporal Hirth and his six crew members can reach it, they can be repatriated to Germany with no fuss. But their trek across Canada becomes a fierce struggle to survive, as they encounter and are opposed in turn by Johnnie the trapper, a small Hutterite community, a Canadian intellectual, and a Canadian soldier gone AWOL
Romeo and Juliet by George Cukor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2018 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though their families are feuding, Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly marry. Romeo gets in a fight and kills Juliet's cousin Tybalt, resulting in his banishment from Verona. When her parents insist that she marry Paris, Juliet and the friar devise a plan that she hopes will make things right
Intermezzo : a love story by Gregory Ratoff( Visual )

37 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captivated by a beautiful and talented young pianist, a renowned violinist leaves his family and pursues his true passion in this famous love story that introduced Ingrid Bergman to American audiences for the first time
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Spitfire( Visual )

35 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940 when Britain stood against the Nazi's R.J. Mitchell, the British engineer developed the plane that changed air warfare and gave the Allies the advantage they needed
The animal kingdom by Edward H Griffith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staid publisher faces a change-in-life crisis as he leaves his free spirited lover to marry a girl with more traditional values, only to find he has abandoned his own happiness
49th parallel by Michael Powell( Visual )

34 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian Air Force bombers trap and sink a German U-Boat in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, leaving six Nazi "supermen" stranded ashore. These men take over an Eskimo village, then set out on a violent odyssey across Canada, trying to evade capture
Pimpernel Smith by Leslie Howard( Visual )

20 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mid-1939, both Germany and England are preparing for an inevitable conflict. Professor Horatio Smith asks his students to come with him to engage in an archaeological dig. When his students discover that the professor is the man responsible for smuggling a number of enemies of the Nazi state out of Germany, they join him in his fight. However, things get complicated when one of his students brings a mysterious woman into their circle, whom is secretly working for the Gestapo
The free soul by Clarence Brown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of Gable's romantic bad guy roles, with Norma Shearer as the lovestruck socialite on the receiving end of his roughhouse charms and Lionel Barrymore as her father, a boozing lawyer
Gone with the wind : 50th anniversary edition( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the American Civil War, this story focuses on the lives and loves of Southerners, and the hardships they endured
The stand-in by Tony Garnett( Visual )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2019 in English and German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a New York bank sends stuffy, bookish Atterbury Dodd to Hollywood to take over the reins of floundering Colossal Studios, the film community eyes the newcomer with thinly-veined amusement. Colliding with Hollywood eccentrics, Dodd uncovers a conspiracy to scuttle the studio and he enlists an unlikely pair of allies who unite to save Colossal Studios
 
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Alternative Names
Howard, Leslie

Lesli Hauard

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Stainer, Leslie Howard 1893-1943

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Λέσλι Χάουαρντ

Лесли Говард

Лесли Хауард

Лесли Хауърд

Леслі Говард

לסלי האווארד

לסלי הווארד

لسلی هاوارد

لسلی هاوارد (بازیگر)

ليزلي هوارد

লেসলি হাওয়ার্ড

ლესლი ჰოვარდი

레슬리 하워드

レスリー・ハワード

萊斯利·霍華德

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