WorldCat Identities

Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Overview
Works: 832 works in 1,858 publications in 6 languages and 33,366 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Animated films  History  Documentary television programs  Journalism films  Films à clef 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Speaker, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Agnes Moorehead
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

191 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,719 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
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

29 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur the pig is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

26 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Pollyanna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan brings sunshine into the lives of everyone she meets with her optimistic outlook on life
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

24 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,051 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
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

52 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Scott, an attractive and wealthy New England widow, creates a social outcry in her community and within her family when she becomes romantically involved with Ron Kirby, her much younger gardener
Jane Eyre by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 803 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
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan changes the heart of an entire town due to her own optimistic outlook on life
Johnny Belinda by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

9 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 597 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 )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season (in black & white) of the classic television show about a housewife with magical powers
Hush ... hush, sweet Charlotte( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern belle finds out the truth about her husband's murder when her cousin reopens the case
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from a rescue team. They have to use the town's only resuscitator. At that same moment the beloved, local doctor has a heart attack and dies while waiting for the life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessley and in secret - he decides to give it a try. He alienates the doctor's widow, Helen, with whom Bob has now fallen in love. His persistence causes another tragedy, and he must remake his life
Alice through the looking glass : original sound track from the NBC television special by Moose Charlap( )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gigi : original Broadway cast recording by Frederick Loewe( )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 459 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 )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 451 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 )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's magic in the heir when Samantha and Darrin welcome their new baby, Tabitha, in the second season of Bewitched
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
E.B. White's Charlotte's web( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 347 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
 
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Alternative Names
Moorehead, Agnes 1906-1974

Moorehead, Agnes (Agnes Robertson), 1906-1974

Мурхед, Агнес 1906-1974

מורהד, אגנס 1906-1974

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