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Bainter, Fay 1892-1968

Overview
Works: 95 works in 231 publications in 3 languages and 6,813 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television plays, American  History  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

27 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,238 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
Jezebel by William Wyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and French and held by 813 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
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Rodgers and Hammerstein's State fair by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 715 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?
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 666 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 )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apartment: A man tries to curry favor in his insurance company by lending his apartment to its executives for their trysts, with ensuing complications and a romance of his own
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic film based on Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a small New England town fraught with human drama, family conflict, marriage, life, and death
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 260 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 )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 221 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
Young Tom Edison( 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 by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the famous old musicals that combines captivating music and lavish production numbers by the master, Busby Berkeley. The story is the standard tale of two struggling Broadway hopefuls, and is filled with 16 song and dance numbers
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Dark waters by André De Toth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 64 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
Cry havoc( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 46 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
Journey for Margaret by W.A Van Dyke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Young stars as veteran journalist John Davis, who is covering the war with the British allies in London. When his pregnant wife Nora injured in an air raid there, the couple is robbed of their chance of ever becoming parents - until John picks up on an assignment that changes their lives forever
The shining hour by Frank Borzage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 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
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite wife: A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead ; Mr. & Mrs. Smith: New York sophisticates David Smith and Ann Smith née Krausheimer have been lovingly and passionately married for three years, or so they believed. They are told individually that due to a technicality - an unresolved municipal and state jurisdictional issue at the time of their supposed marriage - their wedding was not legal, and as such they are not really married ; Woman of the year: Sam Craig is a down-to-earth sportswriter a newspaper. Tess Harding, the paper's international columnist, makes his life miserable and they start taking swipes at each other in their columns. Soon their problems are overcome by the fact that they are falling in love ; Instant love: Pamela, an American film star, falls in love with coffee grower, Claudio, while in Brazil. When the two are hastily married, they find themselves entwined in a clash of cultures
Close to my heart( Visual )

2 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 34 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
Presenting Lily Mars( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lily just knows she has the talent to light up the Great White Way, so when a big Broadway producer ... visits her [Indiana] hometown, she expends all the candlepower of her charisma to impress him. He's not impressed. He heads back to New York and Lily follows, thumbing her way east on what she's sure is a one-way trip to instant stardom"--Container
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

9 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in English and Undetermined 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
 
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Alternative Names
Bainter, Fay 1893-1968

Fay Bainter actrice américaine

Fay Bainter actriz estadounidense

Fay Bainter amerikansk skådespelare

Fay Bainter amerikansk skodespelar

Fay Bainter amerikansk skuespiller

Fay Bainter attrice statunitense

Fay Bainter US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Fay Okell Bainter Amerikaans acteur

Fay Okell Bainter Amerikaans actrice

Fej Bejnter

Okell Bainter, Fay 1893-1968

Φέι Μπέιντερ

Фей Бейнтер

Феј Бејнтер

Фэй Бейнтер

פיי ביינטר

فای باینتر بازیگر آمریکایی

فے بائنٹر

페이 베인터

フェイ・ベインター

菲·貝恩特

Languages
English (134)

German (2)

French (2)

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JezebelThe secret life of Walter MittyOur townGreatest classic films collectionJourney for Margaret