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Hunter, Ian 1900-1975

Overview
Works: 119 works in 315 publications in 7 languages and 7,407 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television plays  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Hunter
A little princess by Alfonso Cuarón ( Visual )
76 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the famous novel by writer Frances Hodgson Burnett, Shirely portrays Sara, the pampered daughter of a British officer. Left in a boarding school when her father goes off to war, her world is turned upside down when he is reported dead. Destitute, Sara is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
Eugene O'Neill's The long voyage home by John Ford ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
The Adams chronicles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Broadway melody of 1940 by Cole Porter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A backstage yarn about two hoofers, Johnny Brett and King Shaw, who are an ambitious dance team working in a dance hall for little or nothing. A mistake in names shoots King instead of Johnny into the lead of a Broadway musical. On opening night King is unable to perform due to intoxication, and Johnny is forced to perform to save his partner's reputation. The show's producers realize their mistake in identity and all is resolved
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1941 film version based on Robert Louis Stevenson's novel about a radical doctor whose experiments lead him to the discovery of a destructive potion that transformed him into a hideous creature of unbridled emotions
Ziegfeld girl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discovery by Flo Ziegfeld changes a girl's life but not necessarily for the better, as three beautiful women find out when they join the spectacle on Broadway: Susan, the singer who must leave behind her ageing vaudevillian father; vulnerable Sheila, the working girl pursued both by a millionaire and by her loyal boyfriend from Flatbush; and the mysterious European beauty Sandra, whose concert violinist husband cannot endure the thought of their escaping from poverty by promenading her glamor in skimpy costumes
Alfred Hitchcock 4 spine tingling films from the master of suspense ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
Shakespeare's The tempest : the relationship between text and film by Lisa Hopkins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Screen Adaptations Series provides in-depth analysis of how classic literature has been adapted for the screen, showing how alternative readings offer up new interpretations of the original text. Each book, authored by a leading scholar In adaptations studies, collects together a vast array of study material, critical insight and thought-provoking comparisons. From the literary context of the original work, to the critical 'afterlife' of the screen versions, this Is a vital study aid for film and literature students."--BOOK JACKET
Eugene O'Neill's The long voyage home ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed saga delves deep into the soul of the men at sea, their perilous trade, their lives and their tragic deaths aboard a cold steel cargo ship in the wake of World War II
Easy virtue by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman goes through a scandalous divorce and attempts to overcome the tarnished reputation that accompanies it. She tries to keep her past a secret when she falls in love and marries again, but her new husband's well-to-do family discovers her past
Classic British thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The upturned glass: Married Dr. Michael Joyce falls in love with the mother of a young patient, whose husband is working abroad. They have agreed to end the affair when he is stunned to hear of her death in a mysterious fall
Alfred Hitchcock the early years of the master of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
The battle of the River Plate by Michael Powell ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and French and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two weeks after the start of WWII, a powerful German pocket battleship, the Graf Spee, sails the South Atlantic, destroying Allied merchant ships at will. Captained by one of Germany's most brilliant naval officers, the Graf Spee, with her superior speed and artillery, appears and disappears, sinking ship after ship. When the Allies are finally able to pinpoint its location a trap is set, pitting British Intelligence against a wily and powerful military opponent"--Container
Joan Crawford collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flamingo Road: a tough carnival dancer is stranded in a small town and soon makes an enemy of the politically powerful, local sheriff
The Ring by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boxer's wife comes back to him and supports his winning the title. His opponent from Australia is also in love with the wife
Strange cargo by Prod Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gritty drama of escaped cons and a dame confronting the elements and each other after a daring prison break
Shirley Temple Festival ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Little Princess, Shirley Temple rises from an underpriviledged background in Victorian London to fame, fortune, and an audience with the queen. The Shirley Temple Festival consists of other classic shorts
Billy the Kid ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When famed outlaw Billy the Kid runs into childhood friend Jim Sheridan, he chances upon a new way of life-one without violence. But when two members of his old gang kill one of his best friends the Kid once again straps on his guns. Only this time ... he's fighting for justice
 
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Languages
English (161)
Spanish (4)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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