Van Dyke, W. S.
Most widely held works about W. S Van Dyke
Most widely held works by W. S Van Dyke
The thin man ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement.
After the thin man ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
"It's New Year's Eve, Nick and Nora Charles have returned to the West Coast, and the philandering hubby of Nora's cousin has gone missing. Round up the usual suspects."--Container.
Shadow of the thin man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
A jockey who threw a race is murdered in the locker room. Nick & Nora Charles are off to the races on another case of murder, mirth and perfect martinis.
San Francisco ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco.
Marie Antoinette ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Marie Antoinette and the chaos of the French Revolution.
The complete Thin Man collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries.
Sweethearts ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Song-filled extravaganza about a loving married couple whose relationship is threatened when Hollywood beckons.
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Manhattan melodrama: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman.
Marie Antoinette ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Austrian princess Marie Antoinette foresees a wondrous future: marriage to the dauphin of France and a life of palaces, magnificent dresses, jewels and servants. Indeed, she will get it all, then lose it in the chaos of the French Revolution.
Naughty Marietta ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
A French princess flees to New Orleans to avoid marrying a nobleman she does not love. She falls for a swaggering soldier (Eddy), who wards off pirates - and a king - to keep her.
Rose-Marie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1936 and 1988 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Marie de Flor (MacDonald), a glamorous Canadian prima donna, is renowned for her beauty, her exquisite voice and her fierce temperament. When news arrives that her brother Jack has been wounded in a prison escape, Marie realizes that she must go to him.
Victor Herbert's naughty Marietta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
A French princess flees to New Orleans to avoid marrying a nobleman she doesn't love. In bayou country she falls for a swaggering soldier who wards off pirates and a king, to keep her.
W.S. Van Dyke's journal : White shadows in the South Seas, 1927-1928 : and other Van Dyke on Van Dyke by W. S Van Dyke ( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
I love you again ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
An upstanding, teetotaling man named Larry gets hit on the head causing him to revert to his old forgotten life as a swindler named George. Larry was in the middle of a divorce, but George thinks Larry's wife Kay is worth keeping.
Rosalie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Dick Thorpe (Nelson Eddy), a West Point football hero, falls in love with Princess Rosalie (Eleanor Powell), who is studying at Vassar. Thorpe does not know that Rosalie is a princess. After graduation, he flies to Romanza to visit her not knowing she has become engaged to another. The romantic entanglements are eventually straightened out in this zany musical.
Journey for Margaret ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Robert Young stars as veteran journalist John Davis, who is covering the war with the British allies in London. When his pregnant wife Nora injured in an air raid there, the couple is robbed of their chance of ever becoming parents - until John picks up on an assignment that changes their lives forever.
Tarzan, the ape man ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and French and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Tarzan, a man raised from childhood by apes, meets Jane, a young English woman on safari with her father.
Andy Hardy gets spring fever ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1939 and 1990 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
The discovery of aluminum on previously worthless land convinces honest Judge Hardy to enter into a partnership with the anxious promoters.
Horning into Africa by W. S Van Dyke ( Book )
5 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Trader Horn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1931 and 1994 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Legendary ivory trader and his naive protégé struggle to reclaim a beautiful woman who was lost in the jungle as a baby and raised by indigenous tribes.
Adultery Biographical films Charles, Nick (Fictitious character) Charles, Nora (Fictitious character) Comedy films Comedy films Cousins Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Detectives Diaries Drama Drama Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired France Gamblers Hammett, Dashiell,--1894-1961 Historical films History Horse racing Husband and wife Inventors Jockeys Li shi (Title) Male friendship Man-woman relationships Marie Antoinette,--Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France,--1755-1793 Missing persons--Investigation Murder Murder--Investigation Musical films Musical films New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Manhattan Parenthood Private investigators Revolution (France : 1789-1799) Romance films Romantic comedy films Swindlers and swindling Triangles (Interpersonal relations) United States Van Dyke, W. S Video recordings--for the hearing impaired White shadows in the South Seas
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Dyke, W. S. van, 1889-1943
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Van Dyke, W. S. 1889-1943 LCAuth
Van Dyke, Willard
Van Dyke, William S.
Van Dyke, William S., 1889-1943
Van Dyke, Woodbridge Strong
Van Dyke, Woodbridge Strong, 1889-1943
Van Dyke, Woody
Van Dyke, Woody, 1889-1943
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VanDyke, William S. 1889-1943 RAK alt
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