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Fontaine, Joan 1917-2013

Overview
Works: 318 works in 947 publications in 7 languages and 16,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Romance films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Collector, Speaker, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Joan Fontaine
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
129 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life--and a bank account that's strictly low-life
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness
The women by Joan Crawford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Manhattan this story follows the lives of rich women. Mary Haines who loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen and is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. These and other women in the midst of a divorce meet in Reno, where they share their stories and continue their friendships in New York
Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
Gunga Din by George Stevens ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventure story of three English soldier comrades battling the savage punjabs in India, and their lowly water-bearer, Gunga Din, who longs to be a soldier
Letter from an unknown woman by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of unrequited love in which a woman is obsessed with a self-centered concert pianist
Voyage to the bottom of the sea Fantastic voyage by Irwin Allen ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Navy Admiral Nelson takes scientists in his futuristic atomic submarine to explode a belt of radiation
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four different love affairs simultaneously wreak havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of a tropical paradise. A wealthy plantation owner plots murder when he suspects his wife of having an adulterous relationship. At the same time, his sister-in-law is drawn to his enemy, a dedicated black labor leader, and a governor's aide is torn over his scandalous affair with a native woman
A damsel in distress by George Stevens ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song, dance, and comedy accompany a tale of love between an upperclass English woman and a visiting American. Features George Gershwin's last completed score
The emperor waltz by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The emperor waltz: an American salesman melts the heart of a Viennese countess amidst Strauss waltzes and lush scenery
The bigamist by Ida Lupino ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A travelling salesman is caught between two spouses, one an upper-crust lady and the other a tough-talking waitress
Casanova's big night ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Hope is a tailor who impersonates the swashbuckling lover Casanova and ends up in absolute boudoir bedlam
Irwin Allen's Voyage to the bottom of the sea ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A routine scientific expedition to the North Pole turns into a race to save all mankind when a radiation belt in space causes a fiery inferno on Earth. The crew of atomic submarine Seaview battle saboteurs, giant-sea creatures, and enemy submarines
Beyond a reasonable doubt by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guilty - beyond a reasonable doubt - such is the incontrovertible law which pardons the innocent and condemns the guilty. But just how fallible is the process of law? To what extent can deceit, prejudice and the cruel powers of fate intervene to set a murderer free, or send an innocent man to the electric chair
James Stewart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Next time we love: When an ambitious newsman marries an aspiring actress, their love is put to the test as their careers move them in different directions
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features four thrillers directed by Alfred Hitchcock with various special features
Until they sail ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The men of New Zealand march off to war, leaving behind cities and villages filled with women and loneliness. In time, new men come ashore: U.S. Marines facing uncertain futures in Pacific battles yet to come. And new loves, tender or tragic, transitory or lasting, begin to flower
Decameron nights ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of love stories. Seeking to win the affection of a young widow, Boccaccio, the famous medieval teller of risqué tales, vies with her in relating stories about love, marriage, and infidelity. Setting: 14th century Italy
Serenade ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The movie features the turbulent life of an opera star from the beginning of his career to his great final success
 
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Alternative Names
Beauvoir de Havilland, Joan de, 1917-2013
Burfield, Joan, 1917-2013
De Beauvoir de Havilland, Joan, 1917-2013
de Havilland, Joan
De Havilland, Joan, 1917-2013
DeHavilland, Joan 1917-2013
Fontaine-Gagné, André
Fontaine Gagnon, André
Fontaine-Gagnon, André-J
Fontaine-Gagnon, J.-André
Fontaine, J.-André
Fontaine, J. André Gagnon-
Fontaine, Jean-A
Fontaine, Joan
Fontaine, Joan, 1917-
Gagné, André Fontaine-
Gagnon, André Fontaine
Gagnon, André-J. Fontaine-
Gagnon-Fontaine, J. André
Gagnon, J.-André
Gagnon, J.-André Fontaine-
Gagnon, Julien
Havilland, Joan de, 1917-2013
Havilland, Joan de Beauvoir de
Languages
English (425)
French (19)
Spanish (18)
German (10)
Chinese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)
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