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Bainter, Fay 1892-1968

Overview
Works: 92 works in 203 publications in 1 language and 5,971 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays, American  Television adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Woman of the year by George Stevens ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Norman Z MacLeod ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter, a mild-mannered mouse, imagines himself as a number of daredevil heroes. One of Walter's dreams becomes a reality when he gets involved with a beautiful blonde and becomes the target of a gang of jewel thieves who believe he has their loot
Make way for tomorrow ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 607 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 children's hour by William Wyler ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 577 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each member of the Frake family seeks a different prize when they attend the Iowa State Fair
Our town by Thornton Wilder ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strike up the band: Jimmy, a bandleader, and Mary, a singer, are talented high school students trying to climb the ladder of success. As a team, they sing and dance their way to the top, but not without difficulty
Our town by Sam Wood ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century. A boy and girl, children of neighboring parents, fall in love, get married and have a child. Presented are their toils and pleasures, their secret dreams and sorrows
Jezebel by William Wyler ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julie Marsden, a headstrong and unconventional beauty in pre- Civil War New Orleans, lashes out in revenge when she is scorned by the man she loves
Young Tom Edison by Norman Taurog ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The teenage years of brilliant inventor Thomas Alva Edison as the young man troubles his family and his school teachers with his great quest for knowledge
Babes on Broadway ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two struggling Broadway hopefuls having difficulty getting in a show produce a charity show, but only one of them is doing it for charity
State fair by Jeanne Crain ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the first day of the Iowa State Fair, both Margy Frake and her brother Wayne find romance. Will their new-found relationships continue after the fair is over?
Greatest classic legends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babes in arms: A teen-age boy puts on a show with his friends to avoid being sent to a work farm. Strike up the band: Jimmy Connors is a hot-shot drummer for his desultory high school band, with his "pal" Mary Holden a singer who dreams of snagging Jimmy for her own. When Jimmy learns that the band is in debt, he suggests to the principal that they disband the brass band, and create a modern dance orchestra, so they can throw a dance to pay off the debt. Babes on Broadway: The third in a series about kids who put on their own show. Girl crazy: Danny Churchill, a young philandering playboy, is taken out of college by his concerned father and sent to college out west in the hope that he'll stay away from girls and knuckle down to his studies
Dark waters by André De Toth ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological thriller about a nervous young heiress driven to attempt suicide by a fake aunt and uncle who want to collect her estate
Journey for Margaret by W. A Van Dyke ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his wife loses her unborn child during the London Blitz, an American journalist takes on the challenge of adopting a boy and a girl to take with him back to the states
Cry havoc ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The priorities are clear for Army nurses on Bataan Peninsula in 1942. Take your quinine, malaria is rampant. Make do: supplies will not arrive. Stay strong, despite the overwhelming odds
Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's Macbeth with Orson Welles in the title role. Moved by his own burning ambition and that of his unscrupulous wife, Madbeth murders Duncan, King of Scotland and seizes his crown. But his insatiable lust for power soon leads Macbeth towards his own destruction
The shining hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joan Crawford plays a New York siren who marries a prosperous farmer (Melvyn Douglas) and moves to Wisconsin. There she is drawn to his handsome brother (Robert Young), even as she befriends the brother's selfless wife (Margaret Sullavan). Her life is made miserable by the older sister who disapproves of her and is out to ruin her marriage
Close to my heart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Childless couple Brad and Midge decide to adopt a child, and when they adopt a baby named Danny, Midge loses her heart to him. But Brad is concerned about Danny's background and uses his newspaperman skills to investigate -- and makes a shocking discovery
 
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Alternative Names
Bainter, Fay 1893-1968
Okell Bainter, Fay 1893-1968
Languages
English (116)
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