WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Kent 1907-1987

Overview
Works: 147 works in 210 publications in 2 languages and 1,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film remakes  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.M49, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kent Taylor
I'm no angel by Wesley Ruggles( Visual )

9 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins with the bewitching Tira (West), who, in addition to circus acts, performs some shady business maneuvers and takes a job as a lion tamer to escape jail. After her first show at Madison Square Garden catapults Tira to stardom, she attracts the attention of wealthy but engaged Kirk Lawrence (Kent Taylor). But Kirk's handsome business partner Jack Clayton (Cary Grant) blows his friend's cover and begins a romance with Tira. This time Tira is in love for real and is devastated when a misunderstanding causes Jack to break off the affair. Serving as her own counsel, Tira sues Jack for breach of contract and takes him through a cross-examination he'll never forget!
Death takes a holiday( Visual )

7 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grim Reaper takes time off to find out what makes the human world tick. He eventually falls in love
Meet Joe Black by Martin Brest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death takes a holiday: Death poses as a mortal man to find out more about humans. When he stays at the Duke Lambert's estate posing as a prince, he falls in love with the duke's daughter, even though she's betrothed to someone else
The crawling hand( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of a man with a hand that chokes people!
Payment on demand( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years of driving her husband to succeed, ruthless social climber Joyce Ramsey has driven him away. This decades-spanning drama is notable for its unblinking portrait of the traumatic effect of divorce on a middle-aged woman"--Container
David Harum( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1890s, a gritty racetrack romp about David Harum, a small-town banker who's betting it all on a happy ending. John Lennox, who works for David, falls in love with the independently wealthy Ann Madison. David aids their relationship by sending them off together in a carriage driven by a balky horse. When the horse won't budge, she gets to know John. He later proposes but tells Ann he won't marry her until he can support her on his own. She is furious and devises a scheme, which involves David and the horse, to make John rich
The phantom from 10,000 leagues( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phantom from 10,000 leagues: A fisherman is found dead on a deserted beach. Did radiation kill him or something else? The beast with 1,000,000 eyes: An alien lands in the desert and takes over some locals. Then people start acting strangely
Brides of blood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood Island chiefs sacrifice beautiful young virgins to "The Evil One"--A horrid creature, bred by radiation, and like a werewolf, metamorphosed from an innocent man. Scientists search the island jungle for evidence of mutated lifeforms, even as they are attacked by living vegetation and frightening animal life. The film's climax ends in a burning inferno as the Evil Creature attacks the villagers and scientists, who are unprepared to combat this inhuman monster
Brain of blood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant politician's brain is implanted into the body of the deformed village idiot by a mad doctor and the politician seeks revenge
Ramona( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Half-Indian girl brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house against his family's wishes and loves another Indian employed by the household"--Container
Gang busters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Portuguese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kent Taylor fights a supposed dead group of criminals, who form "The League of Murdered Men" headed by Ralph Morgan. Our hero finally breaks up the gang and Morgan is killed by a speeding subway train as he tries to escape through a secret exit
Horror classics( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The house on haunted hill]: Vincent Price is the owner of a haunted house who offers five strangers $10,000 to spend the night in his house. When they accept his offer, they soon regret it. A great old fashioned ghost story with a wild finish and a new twist
I take this woman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor marries a glamour girl after preventing her from committing suicide. He then abandons his clinic for the poor to treat wealthy hypochondriacs in order to support his wife in the style to which she was accustomed
Track the man down( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the robbery of a dog-racing track goes awry, a hoodlum scrambles to evade the police and a gang of criminals, while maintaining control of a satchel of stolen funds. The loot falls into the hands of his girlfriend, then her sister, who carries it on a long bus trip. Along the way, her path converges with that of an aging actress, a snitch, and story-hungry reporter. They end up confined in a deserted boathouse, where the fate of the money and the people pursuing it are resolved
White woman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life of a glamourous nightclub performer changes drastically when she agrees to marry a wealthy plantation owner. As the two being their domestic life together on his remote Malaysian estate, she realized the extent of his cruel and jealous nature. She soon finds herself drawn to another man, but must keep their love secret to avoid the wrath of her husband." -- Container
Chilling 20 movie pack( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
Detectives Adventures of Ellery Queen ; Boston Blackie ; Dragnet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forgotten noir & crime( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror classics. 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
Mae West collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Mae West's films, from her first secondary role in 'Night after night', to her most unusual role as a 'sister' during the gold rush of the 1890s
 
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I'm no angel
Alternative Names
Kent Taylor acteur amricain

Kent Taylor amerikansk skdespelare

Kent Taylor amerikansk skodespelar

Kent Taylor amerikansk skuespiller

Kent Taylor attore statunitense

Kent Taylor US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Weiss, Louis 1907-1987

Тейлор, Кент актёр

קנט טיילור

کنت تیلور بازیگر آمریکایی

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Death takes a holidayThe crawling hand