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Meadows, Jayne 1919-

Overview
Works: 112 works in 158 publications in 3 languages and 5,668 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jayne Meadows
Song of the thin man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S.S. Fortune, the tables are hot, the jazz is hotter and before you know it, a bandleader's body is growing cold. They're playing your song Nick and Nora Charles!
Lady in the lake by Robert Montgomery ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Marlow sets out to find the missing wife of a publishing magnate. Several smack-arounds, one dead gigolo, a few angry cops, a booze-soaked frame-up and one dame in the lake later, Marlowe finds the killer and finds that he's also looking at the business end of a gun
David and Bathsheba ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of how King David brought sorrow to his land when he fell in love with a married woman and arranged her husband's murder, which brings down the wrath of God. David must rediscover his faith in God to save those around him and himself
The complete Thin Man collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
The perfumed handkerchief ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic comedy of manners which offers an opportunity for Westerners to experience Chinese opera in all of its musical and visual splendor. The falsetto singing and stylized gestures epitomize the traditional culture of the Orient
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Treasure in Monterey Bay ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Tuesday and George Frankly go undercover and underwater to solve the mystery of the disappearance of the famous Despair Diamond
Miss All-American beauty by Diane Lane ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When 18-year-old Sally Butterfield enters a Texas state beauty pageant, her goal is only to win a scholarship. Winning sets up an unexpected chain of events
Red Skelton America's clown prince ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes of the Red Skelton show and other Skelton performances featuring his cast of comic characters, including: Freddie the Freeloader, Clem Kadiddlehopper, Junior, Mean Widdle Kid, Cauliflower McPugg, Sheriff Deadeye, George Appleby
Shakin' loose with Mother Goose ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes performed in various popular music styles. Includes related activities
Sexual stereotypes in media superman and the bride ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the history of sexual stereotypes as presented in the media. Film clips, television advertisements and sitcoms, and so-called documentaries from the 1940s, 50s, and 60s show men as domineering masters, and women as their doting subordinates. As a classroom teaching tool, the program encourages discussions regarding the media's continuing role in reinforcing sexual stereotypes, as well as the ongoing sexual biases that nurture them
Alice in wonderland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most beloved stories comes to life for the small screen. Follow Alice as she meets a white rabbit, a smiling, mischievous cat, a smoking caterpillar, and more
Meeting of minds by Steve Allen ( )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conceived and developed by Steve Allen the award winning PBS-TV series Meeting of minds brought together the most provocative figures of history for conversation and conflict. This first gathering features the unapologetic haughtiness of Cleopatra, the jovial straightforwardness of Theodore Roosevelt, the curmudgeonly spirit of Thomas Paine, and the intellectual rigor of Father Thomas Aquinas. The result is an outrageously stimulating exchange of ideas the ultimate talk show, moderated appropriately by the man who created The tonight show!
Steve Allen's Meeting of Minds, volume 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with humor, eloquence and thought-provoking controversy, this series is your passport to meeting some of the great minds and exciting figures of the past who have influenced mankind. Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Niccolo Machiavelli and Aristotle get together in conversation and discuss many interesting topics
Computability ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the uses of the home computer, with explainations of computer terms, spread sheets, household systems, data bases, educational programs and word processing
Meeting of minds by Steve Allen ( )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conceived and developed by Steve Allen, the award-winning PBS-TV series MEETING OF MINDS brought together the most provocative figures of history for conversation and conflict. In this, the fifth assemblage, four legendary characters who share a willingness to fly in the face of popular opinion offer an enlightening blend of confrontation and mutual admiration. VOLTAIRE ruthless businessman, man of the theater, poet, spy, philosopher, and sometime champion of the oppressed demonstrates his prodigious gift for controversial assertion. MARTIN LUTHER explodes with the anger that inspired his radical sixteenth-century actions. FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE'S Compassion and intellectual rigor place her at odds with Luther's ferocity. PLATO astonishes the entire party by agreeing with no one on the subject of prayer and with Luther on how to deal with those who preach "dangerous nonsense."
Saturday night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suspense: Broadcast live from New York, this show focused on people in dangerous and life threatening situations and featured well-known Broadway and Hollywood actors. The episode title is "F.O.B. Vienna" (aired Apr. 28, 1953)
Everything you always wanted to know about home computers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1983 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of the importance of computers today and in the future, defines computer terminology, and explains how to use a home computer
Steve Allen's Meeting of Minds, volume 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with humor, eloquence and thought-provoking controversy, this series is your passport to meeting some of the great minds and exciting figures of the past who have influenced mankind. Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Niccolo Machiavelli and Aristotle get together in conversation and continue discussion of topics from volume one
The best of the 776 stupidest things ever said by Ross Petras ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compendium of awkward utterances, slips of the tongue, spoonerisms, doubletalk, and just plain stupid statements from pundits and politicians, celebrities and social leaders
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Jayne Meadows 1919-
Cotter, Jane 1919-
Cotter, Jayne 1919-
Cotter, Jayne 1920-
Languages
English (51)
Chinese (8)
Japanese (1)
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