WorldCat Identities

Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Overview
Works: 635 works in 1,302 publications in 5 languages and 28,444 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Film noir  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Speaker, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Agnes Moorehead
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

138 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical celebrating the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
E.B. White's Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

22 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive wealthy New England widow defies social constraints when she falls for her much younger gardener
Charlotte's web by Julia Roberts( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan changes the heart of an entire town due to her own optimistic outlook on life
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

38 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the decline of an aristocratic Midwestern family as the industrial 20th century begins
Hush-- hush, sweet Charlotte by Bette Davis( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte was a Southern belle preparing to elope with her married lover-- until he was murdered. Now, 37 years later, she lives alone in her mansion, slowly going mad as she is haunted by the memory of the unsolved crime and tormented by the local townspeople who believe she killed him. But when her cousin comes to visit, the skeletons begin to tumble out of the closet-- and that's when the terror really begins
Jane Eyre by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

19 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from the town's only resuscitator - at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the same life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessly and in secret - he tries it in a ham-handed way, further alienating Phillips' widow, Helen, with whom Merrick has now fallen in love, his persistence causing another tragedy which causes the woman to become blind. Merrick must remake his life, including going back to medical school, in an attempt to make amends and win Helen's love
Johnny Belinda by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is hard on MacDonald farm in stony, windswept Nova Scotia - and harder for young Belinda, a deaf mute whose affliction has been confused with mental deficiency
Bewitched( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season (in black & white) of the classic television show about a housewife with magical powers
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
The Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Chicago White Sox pitcher Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
Bewitched( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's magic in the heir when Samantha and Darrin welcome their new baby, Tabitha, in the second sensational season of "Bewitched". Contains 38 episodes
Brigadoon original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( Recording )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original cast recording of ten songs from the 1947 Broadway musical "Brigadoon."
The twilight zone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Bewitched( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary man married to a witch, has made her promise to stop using witchcraft. Yet, Samantha can't resist using her magical powers to solve her problems. Includes hysterical interludes of magical outbursts by other members of the family
Bewitched( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary man married to a witch, has made her promise to stop using witchcraft. Yet, Samantha can't resist using her magical powers to solve her problems. Includes hysterical interludes of magical outbursts by other members of the family
 
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Alternative Names
Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Moorehead, Agnes (Agnes Robertson), 1906-1974

Languages
English (358)

German (19)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)

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Show boatAll that heaven allowsCharlotte's webThe magnificent AmbersonsJane EyreMagnificent obsessionBewitchedBewitched