WorldCat Identities

McCrea, Joel 1905-1990

Overview
Works: 366 works in 1,137 publications in 7 languages and 15,315 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  History  Biographical films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joel McCrea
Sullivan's travels by Preston Sturges( Visual )

43 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery--that what the downtrodden need most is laughter
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

76 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter sent to Europe to cover a peace conference falls in love with a diplomat's daughter, but discovers that her father is the head of a Nazi spy ring
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )

49 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
Ride the high country by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

36 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two old friends have taken drastically different paths growing up. One is a small town sheriff, the other has become a robber, bent on stealing the gold the other is shipping cross-country
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

87 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, now becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all, man
Dead end by William Wyler( Visual )

25 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the mean streets on New York's Lower East Side, Drina hopes to save her brother from a life of crime. But notorious hoodlum Baby Face Martin has come back to his old haunts looking for trouble and threatening to drag the boy down with him. Drina turns to her childhood friend Dave for help. But can he stop Martin without becoming just like him?"--Container
George Stevens' The more the merrier by Anne Fine( Visual )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To help the war effort, a patriotic young woman rents half of her apartment to a well-to-do, retired millionaire, who decides to play cupid by renting half of his half to a high-type, clean-cut nice young man
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
Bird of paradise by King Vidor( Visual )

32 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From legendary Oscar-winning director King Vidor (The crowd, Duel in the sun) comes an exotic tale of romance set in gorgeous Polynesia: Bird of paradise. Johnny (Joel McCrea) is an intrepid young sailor traveling the South Seas who falls in love with Luana (Dolores del Rio), the beautiful daughter of an island chief. But Luana is betrothed to a neighboring native prince, and is soon to be married. With little thought to the future, Johnny and Luana elope together, searching for paradise in each other's arms. With McCrea at his most dashing and del Rio at her alluring height, Bird of paradise is a movie of wild eroticism and thrilling adventure, and not to be missed
Edna Ferber's Come and get it by Howard Hawks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lumberman Barney Glasgow abandons his saloon girl Lotta to marry a timber heiress - only to fall for Lotta's beautiful daughter twenty years later. This time Barney has a rival for the young woman's love - his own son!
Preston Sturges : the filmmaker collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady Eve: It's the ultimate battle of the sexes when a wealty heir (Henry Fonda) falls (literally!) for a con woman (Barbara Stanwyck) with a shady past
The great moment by Preston Sturges( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This stirring biopic follows the fascinating life of W.T.G. Morton (Joel McCrea), a 19th century dentist who successfully develops the first anesthesia."
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

23 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
The Cecil B. DeMille collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
Barbary Coast by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 216 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
Buffalo Bill by William A Wellman( Visual )

14 editions published between 1944 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical epic follows Buffalo Bill from his adventures in the West to his corageous battles in the East, where he travels to condemn the slaughter of the Indians and buffalo
These three( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young student makes a false accusation against her teachers and upsets the lives of all involved
The Most Dangerous Game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film vividly retells Rochard Connell's famous short story about a megalomaniac who hunts human beings on his remote island
Cry blood, Apache( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of gold-hungry cowboys slaughters a small band of Apaches. During the massacre, an Indian woman promises to lead them to a hidden gold mine if they will spare her life. As they journey to the mine, they are pursued by the only surviving Apache warrior. They soon discover that Apache revenge is painful, slow and fatal
Our little girl( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirley runs away from home in this sentimental tale about a little girl who feels neglected by her parents
 
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Alternative Names
Joel McCrea acteur américain

Joel McCrea actor estadounidense

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Joel McCrea Amerikaans acteur

Joel McCrea amerikansk skådespelare

Joel McCrea amerikansk skodespelar

Joel McCrea amerikansk skuespiller

Joel McCrea attore statunitense

Joel McCrea US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Joel McCrea yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

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McCrea, Joel

McCrea, Joel Albert 1905-1990

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Маккри, Джоэл

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The Palm Beach storyRide the high countryThe most dangerous gameDead endEdna Ferber's Come and get itCecil B. DeMille's Union PacificBarbary CoastCry blood, ApacheOur little girl