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Van Druten, John 1901-1957

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I remember mama : a play in two acts by John Van Druten( Book )

57 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic version of the trials and joys of a Norwegian-American family in the early 1900's
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )

40 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paula is the rich innocent married to the calculating Gregory Anton, never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes his helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity. The only clue to his evil acts is the dimming of their gaslights. She comes under the protection of a Scotland Yard detective, Brian Cameron, who suspects Anton has already murdered once
I am a camera : a play in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

32 editions published between 1951 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play, inspired by Isherwood's stories, was a partial basis for the film musical "Cabaret" starring Liza Minneli. The story-line centers on the activities of a group of music hall entertainers in Nazi Germany prior to WWII
The voice of the turtle : a comedy in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

23 editions published between 1943 and 1971 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although the plot is contrived with the artful ingenuity, which is to be expected in any van Druten play, the interest here centers largely upon a most attractive and charming young man and an equally attractive young woman who, by gradual stages, fall in love with each other." -- Publisher's description
Playwright at work by John Van Druten( Book )

27 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bell, book, and candle : a comedy / by John van Druten by John Van Druten( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1976 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I remember mama by Shirley Caesar( Visual )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the struggles of a Norwegian immigrant family at the turn of the century in San Francisco
Bell, book and candle : comedy in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

37 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in 5 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 3 males and 2 females. Witch Gillian Holroyd casts a spell on publisher Shepherd Henderson who falls madly in love with her. Because witches can not fall in love, Gillian must choose between the life of a witch or the life of a normal
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Woodley by John Van Druten( Book )

46 editions published between 1925 and 1935 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English schoolboy in love with the headmaster's young wife is expelled from school, his ideals shattered and his scholastic career ruined
Old acquaintance by John Van Druten( Book )

19 editions published between 1940 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophisticated social comedy in which the chief protagonists are two American women novelists, one who writes really good novels and one who writes popular trash
There's always Juliet : a comedy in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

18 editions published between 1931 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The damask cheek, a comedy in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1949 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of manners set in New York of the early 1900s
Old acquaintance by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and held by 304 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 distaff side, a comedy of women in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

9 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am a camera, a play in three acts. Adapted from the Berlin stories of Christopher Isherwood by John Van Druten( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vicarious years by John Van Druten( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The druid circle : a play in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

8 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I've got sixpence : a play in two acts by John Van Druten( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple, separated after a brief affair, grope their way back to each other with the help of religious faith
After all, a play in three acts by John Van Druten( Book )

14 editions published between 1929 and 1933 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bell, book and candle : comedy in three acts
Alternative Names
Druten, John van

Druten, John van 1901-

Druten John Van 1901-1957

John Van Druten auteur de théâtre et scénariste

John Van Druten britisch-niederländisch-US-amerikanischer Bühnenschriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

John Van Druten Brits scenarioschrijver (1901-1957)

John William Van Druten drammaturgo e regista inglese

Van Druten, John William 1901-1957

VanDruten, John 1901-1957

Йон ван Дрютен

ג'ון ואן דורטן סופר בריטי

جان فن دروتن

ジョン・ヴァン・ドルーテン

ドルーテン, ジョン・ヴァン

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