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Darwell, Jane 1880-1967

Overview
Works: 140 works in 345 publications in 4 languages and 11,398 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Biography  War films  Epic films  Historical films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Jane Darwell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jane Darwell
The grapes of wrath by John Steinbeck ( Visual )
94 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
The Devil and Daniel Webster ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Bright eyes ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shirley is the little darling of a group of aviators, who splits her time between her pilot godfather, Loop, and her long-suffering mother, a housemaid for a selfish, wealthy family. When a tragic accident leaves Shirley orphaned, Loop sets out to adopt Shirley--until he learns he's not the only one determined to keep the adorable youngster
Curly top ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl straightens out the problems created when the man who adopts her and her much older sister falls in love with the sister. Songs include Animal crackers in my soup
3 godfathers by John Ford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fugitive bank robbers care for the newborn of the woman they just buried, knowing it ruins any chance of escape. Director John Ford's western retelling of the Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece
The Lemon drop kid ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error
Design for living by Ernst Lubitsch ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
Wagon master by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Mormon wagon train headed for Utah hooks up with two horse traders, the members of a traveling medicine show, and a tribe of Navajo Indians. The group is threatened by a gang of outlaws who use the wagon train as a hideout
Jesse James by Henry King ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
All through the night by Vincent Sherman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A big shot gambler investigating the murder of his favorite German baker stumbles upon a Nazi plot to blow up an American warship and is framed for murder in this comedy-thriller
Hit the deck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailor Danny Xavier Smith and two other guys try to save his sister Susan's virtue. She wants to get a role in the show "Hit the Deck". After wrecking the producers hotel suite, they land in the brig. But Danny's father is a Rear Admiral
Life begins at 40 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Kenesaw H. Clark hires a young ex-con to work at his paper, the townś rich banker, Colonel Abercrombie, shuts down Clarkś operation. Undaunted, Clark starts a new paper in direct opposition to Abercrombie and recruits the town bum to run against Abercrombie for mayor
The bigamist by Ida Lupino ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely traveling salesman from San Francisco marries a woman in Los Angeles, without revealing to her that he's already married
Craig's wife ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A heartless woman marries a good and simple man only for the security he can bring to her. Her obsessive, narrow-minded search for perfection leaves her to the loneliness she has plotted for herself
The last hurrah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Skeffington, the political boss of a New England town, fights his last campaign. This flavorful melodrama is based on Edwin O'Connor's novel of politics, loosely patterned after the life of Boston's Mayor Curley
The Barbara Stanwyck collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
Damon Runyan's the lemon drop kid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con man Sidney Melbourne offers some "good advice" to mobster Moose Moran's girlfriend at the race track. When the horse looses to Moran's original pick, Melbourne has until Christmas to pay back the money and organizes a group of his pals to hit the streets of New York dressed as Santa Claus to collect money for a bogus elderly ladies' home
We're not married by Edmund Goulding ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fun-loving comedy about a judge who unknowingly marries a number of couples before his appointment is official. Years later, when the couples discover their vows aren't valid, the results vary from hilarious to heartbreaking
The grapes of wrath Les raisins de la colère by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Woodward, Patti, 1880-1967
Languages
English (174)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
French (1)
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