WorldCat Identities

Hopkins, Miriam 1902-1972

Overview
Works: 193 works in 517 publications in 4 languages and 7,250 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Mad scientist films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Miriam Hopkins
The heiress by William Wyler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Trouble in paradise( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a vindictive little girl is disciplined in an exclusive girl's school, the child twists an overheard comment into slander. She accuses her teachers of lesbianism and her gullible grandmother spreads the gossip. Outraged, Karen and Martha fight back in court, but a child's lie is hard to disprove
Design for living( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 425 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
Carrie by Theodore Dreiser( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman leaves her family in a small rural town and heads to Chicago, where she becomes romantically involved with a commitment-shy salesman and a married restaurant manager
The old maid( Visual )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong, beautiful Tina has nothing but disdain for her Aunt Charlotte. Tina does not think that her aunt has any understanding of a young girls heart, but Charlotte knows more than Tina thinks. For unloved, unlovable Aunt Charlotte is really Tina's mother, whose romance with a Civil War soldier who didn't return resulted in Tina's birth
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

48 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1932 [i.e. 1931] film version based on Robert Louis Stevenson's novel about a radical doctor whose experiments lead him to the discovery of a destructive potion that transformed him into a hideous creature of unbridled emotions
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
Old acquaintance by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bette Davis plays established writer Kit Marlowe, whose friend Millie, a melodramatic writer of trashy novels, is envious of Kit's husband and child. The 20-year friendship endures until Kit meets an exciting new man, and their friendship is put to the test
The smiling lieutenant( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on patrol, Lieutenant Nikolaus Niki von Preyn winks at his beautiful love interest, Franzi. However, a frumpy princess named Anna mistakenly believes he is flirting with her. Niki soon finds himself walking down the aisle at his own royal wedding and being whisked away to a neighboring kingdom. When Franzi follows the newlyweds, she finds herself tangled between her old love and a new friendship with Anna
The chase by Arthur Penn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him
Barbary Coast by Howard Hawks( Visual )

14 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless gambling boss cannot win the love of the girl he made into a star attraction in his California saloon during the Gold Rush
Virginia City( Visual )

8 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1864 and the Confederacy's last hope is an infusion of gold to buy war materials. The gold is available, if someone can smuggle it from a town far west of all the fighting - Virginia City, Nevada. An undercover Union officer is determined to stop a gold-laden train from rolling into Dixie
These three( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young student makes a false accusation against her teachers and upsets the lives of all involved
Becky Sharp by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film was the first full length feature to use the three-strip Technicolor process and stars Miriam Hopkins in the title role. Set during the end of the Napoleonic era, this tale centers on Becky Sharp, a young woman from a lower class family that works her way up into society through contacts she makes while at school. After using various men to raise her status with society, Becky's standing is dealt a serious blow and is forced to work as a singing girl working in a beer hall. Undaunted by her decline, Becky vows to once again gain her status with society and eventually resumes her climb
Lubitsch musicals( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The smiling lieutenant: Chevalier has the task of choosing between his wild musician sweetheart and a prissy princess when the latter mistakes a wink and a smile as intended for her
Trouble in paradise : the Criterion Collection by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

19 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old acquaintance: Old friends Kit Marlowe and Millie Drake adopt contrasting lifestyles: Kit is a single, critically acclaimed author while married Millie writes popular pulp novels
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
Women of courage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 Classic Movies on 3 DVDs exposes the lives and adventures of extraordinary women and their heroic exploits
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Trouble in paradise Trouble in paradise : the Criterion Collection
Covers
CarrieThe old maidThe Gary Cooper collectionBarbary CoastTrouble in paradise : the Criterion Collection
Alternative Names
Hopkins, Ellen Miriam

Hopkins, Ellen Miriam 1902-1972

Hopkins, Miriam

Hopkins, Miriam 1902-1972

Miriam Hopkins actrice américaine

Miriam Hopkins actriz estadounidense

Miriam Hopkins aktorka amerykańska

Miriam Hopkins Amerikaans filmacteur

Miriam Hopkins Amerikaans filmactrice

Miriam Hopkins Amerikai színésznő

Miriam Hopkins attrice cinematografica e attrice televisiva statunitense

Miriam Hopkins pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Miriam Hopkins Skuespillerinne fra USA

Miriam Hopkins US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Mirijam Hopkins

Μίριαμ Χόπκινς

Мириам Хопкинс американска актриса

Миријам Хопкинс

Міріам Гопкінс

Хопкинс, Мириам

מרים הופקינס שחקנית אמריקאית

مریم ہاپکنس

میریام هاپکینز بازیگر آمریکایی

ミリアム・ホプキンス

米莉娅·霍普金斯

Languages
English (226)

German (5)

French (3)

Spanish (2)