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Mitchell, Thomas 1892-1962

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Works: 537 works in 1,216 publications in 7 languages and 27,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Television plays, American  Fiction  Periodicals  Bibliography  Television adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Translator, Costume designer, Arranger, Editor, Scenarist, Publisher, Interviewee, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 4,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of Scarlett O'Hara, a Southern belle who enjoys her socialite lifestyle and the attention of many eligible single rich men. This idyllic lifestyle is shattered by the onset of the U.S. Civil War that eventually reduces her home to near ruins. Robbed of the luxuries she loved, she vows to grow strong so she will never be poor again. She begins to ruthlessly climb to the top of the new social order. Scarlett also has a complex, love-hate relationship with Rhett Butler, a man of questionable morals
Stagecoach by John Ford ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 2,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Bailey is not having a good day. His life in the sleepy little town of Bedford Falls has been thrown off track, perhaps never to recover. His business has failed, he's wanted by the police, and he's had a fight with his beloved wife Mary. On this disastrous day, his responsibilities and frustrations overwhelm him, leading him to a bridge and serious contemplation of suicide. It's up to an angel named Clarence to convince George that his life has been one of worth and that it's still worth living. After taking a long look at George's life, the angel offers a portrait of what life in Bedford Falls would be like if George had never been born. This classic, sentimental favorite has become a Christmas tradition
High noon by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retiring lawman, about to leave town with his new bride, seeks allies among the fearful townspeople and finds none when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge
It's a wonderful life by James Stewart ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Bailey is an ordinary guy, with dreams of excitement and success. He wants to travel, see the world, make something of himself. However, family responsibilities keep interfering with his departure. Suddenly a lot of years have passed, and he's still living in Bedford Falls, the town he was born in
Lost horizon by Frank Capra ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing war-torn China, a small planeload of people are hijacked to an idyllic valley in the Himalayas where time has virtually stopped. There Conway, a British diplomat, falls in love with a beautiful woman, and is asked to remain in Shangri-La as its new leader
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jefferson Smith is a small town idealist who answers the call to duty when he's unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate. Determined to do some good, he sponsors a bill to create a national boy's camp, unaware it threatens to undermine a graft scheme sponsored by his home state's crooked political machine. Framed and threatened with expulsion, Jefferson takes to the Senate floor to prove his innocence
The keys of the kingdom by John M Stahl ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young priest, Father Chisholm, is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930s. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by William Dieterle ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Laughton is remarkable as the deaf, grotesque hunchback who rescues a beautiful Gypsy girl (O'Hara) from the noose of an ugly mob. Swooping down from the bell tower, he carries her away to the cathedral where she can claim sanctuary. And there, as he protects her from death, he is moved by her great beauty and falls in love with her
The outlaw by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and French and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Notorious western tells the tale of Billy the Kid and the sexy dame (Jane Russell) who loves him."
The black swan by Henry King ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pirate Morgan is pardoned and made the new governor of Jamaica on one condition - he must stop his fellow pirates from doing their criminal actions
The long voyage home by John Ford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
The fighting Sullivans ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The five Sullivan brothers were close since their childhood in Iowa. They went to war together and all five died together when their ship, the U.S.S. Juneau, was sunk in the Pacific
Our town by Thornton Wilder ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century
Our town by Sam Wood ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Meet the citizens of Grover's Corner, a small New Hampshire town, as they face the large and small questions of life"--Container
Bataan by Tay Garnett ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2000 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bataan realistically shows the tensions, the ugly hardships and the ultimate heroism of a small patrol of American and Filipino fighting men in 1942. Their task is to destroy a strategic bridge in a last-ditch battle against Japan's capture of the Philippines. No run-of-the-military war movie, Bataan is a stirring tribute to all who believe, in the words of one of the heroes, that "it doesn't matter where a man dies so long as he dies for freedom."
Great cinema ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great novels inspired these 15 critically acclaimed films starring Hollywood's most important stars
The Best plays of 1928-29 and the year book of the drama in America by Burns Mantle ( Book )
2 editions published between 1929 and 1952 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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