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Baxter, Anne

Overview
Works: 397 works in 1,089 publications in 6 languages and 18,369 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film noir  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Speaker, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Anne Baxter
 
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The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )
76 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To escape the edict that condemned all first-born Hebrew males by Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri. He also gains the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt, Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )
85 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
Alfred Hitchcock's I confess by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
35 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A priest hears a murderer's confession and then becomes the murder suspect himself
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )
58 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the decline of a once powerful and wealthy midwestern family as the twentieth century begins
W. Somerset Maugham's The razor's edge ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich young man spends his time between WWI & WWII searching for essential truth, eventually landing in India
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead
The fighting Sullivans ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The five Sullivan brothers were close since their childhood in Iowa. They went to war together and all five died together when their ship, the U.S.S. Juneau, was sunk in the Pacific
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )
14 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norah Larkin is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble. Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist, Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
Angel on my shoulder by Archie L Mayo( Visual )
52 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A murdered gangster forms a pact with the devil in exchange for a temporary return to earth. A classic conflict of good, evil and love
Cimarron by Anthony Mann( Visual )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
April 22, 1889. Tens of thousands of hopeful homesteaders are poised at the Oklahoma border, waiting for the gunshots that will send them on a feverish dash to claim a share of two million acres free for the taking
Yellow sky by William A Wellman( Visual )
8 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of robbers are running from the law, and they find an almost abandoned town. An old prosecutor and his granddaughter have been living there. Realizing that they have gold, the robbers have a plan of taking it, but one robber turns against them
SAS Econometrics and Time Series Analysis 2 for JMP by Ruth Baldasaro( )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane Austen in Manhattan by James Ivory( Visual )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rival theatre companies compete to produce their own unique versions of Jane Austen's childhood play, 'Sir Charles Grandison'. George Midash buys the plays manuscript at Sotheby's for Pierre, the head of the avant-garde theater troupe. Another troupe, headed by the traditional Lilianna Zorska, strives to produce their own version of the play. In her first role, a young actress is manipulated by Pierre to join his company. When Lilianna decides to match wits with Pierre, events begin to mirror those that occur within the play itself
The razor's edge by Edmund Goulding( Visual )
10 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Larry Darrell returns from World War I disillusioned with the Jazz Age values. He undertakes a quest in search of enlightenment which leads him to reject his fiancee, and his superficial lifestyle
O. Henry's full house ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Steinbeck introduces dramatizations of five of O. Henry's short stories
The architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright by Frank Lloyd Wright( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views of many examples of Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture with discussion of features which make it unique. Also discusses his life and ideas
Crash dive ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, this adventure features two Navy men vying for the love of the same woman and having to serve together on a dangerous mission to destroy a Nazi base
The North star by Lewis Milestone( Visual )
30 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Propagandistic drama about the disruption of a Russian village after the invasion by Nazi Germany. Several young friends struggle to bring weapons to resistance fighters in time to save their village
Five graves to Cairo by Billy Wilder( Visual )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War II drama set in the Sahara about a British spy who takes refuge in a hotel and assumes the identity of a dead manservant
Charley's aunt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley and Jack pressure fellow student Fancourt to pose as Charley's Brazilian Aunt. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen Spettigue. Complications begin when Fancourt, in drag, becomes the love object of old Spettigue and Sir Francis Chesney
 
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