WorldCat Identities

Lunt, Alfred

Overview
Works: 177 works in 250 publications in 3 languages and 3,821 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Filmed performances  Biographical films  Short films  Film trailers  Nonfiction television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Host, Recipient, Commentator, Narrator
Classifications: PS3537.H825, 927.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alfred Lunt
Sally of the sawdust by W. C Fields( Visual )

20 editions published between 1925 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first and most famous silent vehicle, Fields plays the role of Eustace McGargle, a carnival con man who has adopted young Sally. His schemes of juggling, bootlegging and shell games put Sally in danger and lead to a climax complete with an automobile race-to-the-rescue chase sequence
Producers' showcase( Visual )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is a filmed television performance of Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse's 'The Great Sebastians.'
The magnificent Yankee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, from his appointment to the Supreme Court by Theodore Roosevelt, through the administrations of Taft, Wilson, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, with particular focus on the love between Holmes and his wife Fanny, and their relationships with their many "sons," Holmes' law students
The guardsman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1992 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film adaptation of Ferenc Molnar's Broadway hit about the conceited Austrian actor who goes to elaborate lengths to rest his wife's marital fidelity
Griffith masterworks 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films that were directed by D.W. Griffith
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the English professor who teaches a lowly flower girl how to speak and act like a lady
The testers edition of Alfred Lunt's cookbook : the never-before-published, much-sought-after recipe collection of Broadway's greatest actor, Alfred Lunt by Alfred Lunt( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars over Broadway( Recording )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.C. Fields extravaganza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fields plays the role of Eustace McGargle, a carnival barker who has adopted young Sally, an orphaned waif. Juggling and conning lead to a climax complete with an automobile race-to-the-rescue chase scene
Candle in the wind( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Theatre Guild, Inc., and the Playwrights' Company (Maxwell Anderson, S.N. Behrman, Elmer Rice, Robert E. Sherwood) present Helen Hayes in "Candle In The Wind," by Maxwell Anderson, directed by Alfred Lunt, settings and costumes by Jo Mielziner, production supervised by Lawrence Langner and Maxwell Anderson, Miss Hayes' clothes designed and executed by Valentina
Stagestruck; the romance of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne by Maurice Zolotow( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An affectionate dual portrait
Pipe night at The Players to honor Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne by Alfred and Fontanne, Lynn Lunt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections in tribute to Lunt and Fontanne
Idiot's delight( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam S. Shubert Theatre, Central Theatres Leasing & Construction Co. The Theatre Guild, Inc. presents "Idiot's Delight," a play by Robert E. Sherwood, with Alfred Lunt & Lynn Fontanne, directed by Bretaigne Windust, production conceived and supervised by Mr. Lunt and Miss Fontanne, setting designed by Lee Simonson, dances staged by Morgan Lewis
I know my love, a comedy in three acts by Marcel Achard( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Manhattan theatres, week of January 23, 1950, Shubert Theatre, The Theatre Guild and John C. Wilson present Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne, in "I Know My Love," a play by S.N. Behrman adapted from "Aupres de Ma Blonde," by Marcel Achard, directed by Alfred Lunt, settings, lighting, and costumes by Stewart Chaney. Commencing Wednesday evening, November 2, 1949
There shall be no night by Robert E Sherwood( Book )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Theatre, Alvin Theatre Corp., owners and managers, directors James O'Day, A.H. Pincus. The Playwrights' Company, Maxwell Anderson, S.N. Behrman, Elmer Rice, Robert E. Sherwood and The Theatre Guild present the Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne production of "There Shall Be No Night," by Robert E. Sherwood, with Richard Whorf, Sydney Greenstreet, Maurice Colbourne, staged by Mr. Lunt, settings by Mr. Whorf, costumes by Valentina
Starring Lunt and Fontanne Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne in performance( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lunts are heard in scenes from Elizabeth and Essex, by Maxwell Anderson, and There shall be no night, by Robert Sherwood
Interview with Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne [edited] by Maurice Zolotow( Recording )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interview takes places on two consecutive days. During the 1st (20 minutes) Lunt speaks about the team work with his wife, Fontanne and their way of working and learning; his high opinion of Stanislavsky's method, and answers other professional questions. The next day Fontanne joins her husband and together they praise "method acting." They talk about the talent of actors Marlon Brando, Eli Wallach, Maureen Stapleton, Ben Gazzara, etc. They dicuss the importance of breath control and voice; their approach to the selection of a script; the process of building a part; stage skills; comedy versus drama, and more. The sound is not always very clear, and at times the volume is uneven
An interview with the Lunts by Alfred Lunt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alfred Lunt acteur américain

Alfred Lunt Amerikaans acteur (1892-1977)

Alfred Lunt amerikansk skådespelare

Alfred Lunt amerikansk skodespelar

Alfred Lunt amerikansk skuespiller

Alfred Lunt attore statunitense

Alfred Lunt US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Альфред Лант

Лант, Альфред

آلفرد لانت بازیگر آمریکایی

阿爾弗雷德·倫特

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Design for living : Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne : a biographyTen Chimneys