WorldCat Identities

Young, Roland 1887-1953

Overview
Works: 136 works in 377 publications in 3 languages and 8,611 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Guidebooks  Fiction  Humor  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Illustrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roland Young
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart( Visual )

20 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
And then there were none by Barry Fitzgerald( Visual )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One by one guests are being murdered on a mysterious island and those remaining realize the killer is among them
Topper Topper returns( Visual )

9 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Topper]: A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. [Topper returns]: Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger by George Cukor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and German and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Topper returns by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

48 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and French and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmo Topper helps a shapely ghost track down her killer
King Solomon's mines( Visual )

31 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers in Africa persuade an exiled chief to help them find a lost diamond mine
Topper( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated and playful couple become ghosts and haunt the life of a stuffy banker. A comedy
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
One hour with you by George Cukor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seemingly blissful couple's marriage hits the skids when the wife's flirtatious school chum comes on to her husband a bit too strong
The great lover by Alexander Hall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Freddie Hunter, a reporter ... is chaperoning a troop of scouts aboard an exotic ocean liner. However, Freddie would rather pay more attention to Duchess Alexandria than his scouts. But Freddie has more to be concerned with than his scouts and the Duchess -- a homicidal gambler looking to frame him for his murderous deeds."--Container
Ruggles of Red Gap( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English gentleman loses his stuffy manservant, Ruggles, in a poker game with an unmannered cowboy and his wife. Ruggles accompanies his new employers to the tiny, wild town of Red Gap, Washington and finds himself assimilating to the American way of life
The man who could work miracles by Lothar Mendes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored group of celestials decide to give an "ordinary little fellow" the power to work miracles. Timid British department store clerk George McWhirter Fotheringay receives the special gift and after experimenting with conjurer's tricks, he soon realizes that his powers attract everyone except Ada Price, a young woman he admires from afar
Not for children, pictures and verse by Roland Young( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1945 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young in heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of card sharks meet a wealthy older lady who is very lonely. They hope that by winning her affections, she will name them in her will
Let's dance by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war widow with the help of her song-and-dance partner, fights a legal battle to gain custody of her son
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Homes comes to the aid of a young prince accused of murder and uncovers a plot to destroy Western civilization
Madam Satan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is bewitched by the mysterious Madam Satan he meets at a lavish masquerade ball. Does this mean the end of his marriage to the demure spouse he left at home? Not likely, because the temptress is really his wife in disguise!
No, no, Nanette( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the musical comedy about a married publisher who secretly "helps" three young actresses. When they demand more attention (and money), his niece comes to the rescue with that a bet she can answer "No" to every question during a 24-hour period
Actors and others by Roland Young( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (218)

German (2)

French (2)

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And then there were noneMarlene Dietrich the glamour collectionTopper returnsGreatest classic films collectionRuggles of Red GapLet's dance