WorldCat Identities

Day, Richard 1894-1972

Overview
Works: 137 works in 169 publications in 1 language and 6,562 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical settings  Western films 
Roles: ard, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Richard Day
 
Most widely held works by Richard Day
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
On the waterfront by Elia Kazan( Visual )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washed-up prizefighter-turned-goon Terry Malloy now works for the Mob on the Jersey Shore. After Terry inadvertently sets up the death of a longshoreman set to testify against his corrupt boss, his beliefs are challenged when he meets the dead man's sister, Evie. Torn between loyalty to his brother, a Mob lawyer, and the angelic, innocent Edie, Terry must confront a moral dilemma that presents only dire consequences as his options
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disguised as Zorro, a sword-wielding mystery man dressed in black, Don Diego Vega works to restore his father, the deposed Alcalde, back to power and return tax money stolen by the villainous tyrant--while finding time to romance the tyrant's beautiful niece
Roxie Hart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
Born to be bad by Lowell Sherman( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A childless couple agree to take a boy into their home after his mother is declared unfit. The mother is determined to take advantage of the man and tries to blackmail him. In the end, selfless love and charity are celebrated in this heartwarming movie
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A racketeer's lawyer finds that his boss has found a way to bankrupt New York's "numbers banks" but gets wedged between the numbers racket and a new prosecutor's anti-crime campaign
Girls will be girls ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the hysterical triumphs and pitfalls of three women on different rungs of the Hollywood ladder as they try to claw their way into the spotlight ... even if it means clawing at each other!
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
Boomerang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This dramatization of a factual incident opens in a quiet Connecticut town where a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses identify John Waldron, a nervous out-of-towner, as the killer. Although Waldron vehemently denies the crime, no one will believe him. District Attorney Henry Harvey is then put on the case and faces political opposition in his attempt to prove Waldron's innocence
Harold Robbins' Never love a stranger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankie Kane is brought up in a Catholic orphanage. Frankie learns he is Jewish and therefore has to be moved to a Jewish home. He runs away and goes bad. He returns to the district and gets involved with a crime syndicate that he vows to clean up
Goodbye Charlie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shot by a jealous husband and lost at sea, Charles finds himself returned to the world as a woman named Charlie."--Container
The house of Rothschild ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire in Europe, founded by Mayer Rothschild
Wife, husband and friend ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops" --IMDb
Heaven with a barbed wire fence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a New York department store clerk saves money to buy a piece of land in Arizona, he must hitchhike his way out West, meeting people along the way who change his life" --Container
The perfect snob [videorecording] ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman must choose between marrying for love or marrying for wealth with the lush island of Honolulu for background to this comedy of errors --Container
Earthbound ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A murdered man's ghost helps his widow find the killer
 
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