WorldCat Identities

Heckart, Eileen 1919-2001

Works: 261 works in 388 publications in 3 languages and 8,296 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Fiction  Horror films  War films  Melodrama  Action and adventure films  Personal narratives‡vDutch 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Donor, Singer, Recipient, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Eileen Heckart
The hiding place by James F Collier( Visual )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traces the lives of Corrie ten Boom, her father, and sister Betsie, from the quiet years before World War II to their work with the 'underground' in helping to save the lives of countless Jewish families. The ultimate price they pay is arrest and imprisonment in one of Nazi Germany's most dreaded concentration camps. In the midst of monstrous cruelty and suffering, Corrie and Betsie must face the greatest test of their faith in God and their ability to love mankind"--Container
The bad seed by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother makes the tortuous discovery that her cherubic eight year old daughter harbors an innate desire to kill
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauregard "Bo" Decker and Virgil Blessing set out from their ranch in Montana to Phoenix, Arizona on the bus, so Bo can participate in a big rodeo. Bo is a brash, obnoxious, at times rather dislikable young man, skilled at ridin' and rustlin' and not much more. Bo has in his mind that there in the big city, he's going to find "an angel" and take possession of her. In Phoenix, he meets Cherie. She had enough gumption to get out of Arkansas, and is now trying to earn enough money to get to L.A. But Cherie isn't quite ready to become Bo's personal angel, even if it would get her out of a dive girlie club!
Heartbreak Ridge by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and French and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastwood plays "Gunny" Highway, a grizzled U.S. Marine Corps lifer who, as he begins his last tour of duty before mandatory retirement, sees the bumpy road his life has taken become even more complicated
The First Wives Club by Hugh Wilson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three mid-life Manhattanites have more than a longtime friendship in common. After years of helping their hubbies climb the corporate ladder of success, each has been dumped for a newer, curvier model. The trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts--in the wallet!
Butterflies are free( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Baker is a blind young man who is determined to make a life for himself despite his handicap. He becomes involved with his next-door neighbor Jill and their relationship is threatened by his mother's intrusions and by Jill's life-style
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Great American women's speeches by Sharon Donovan( Recording )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches from the late 18th century to the early 20th century concerning the rights and role of women
Somebody up there likes me by Robert Wise( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspiring tale about Rocky Graziano's rise from poverty and rage to the middleweight title
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of some fifteen hours in the lives of Ira and Maggie Moran, a quarrelsome yet endearing middle-class couple who are driving from their Baltimore home to a funeral in Pennsylvania. As the Morans' day progresses, they befriend a fellow traveler, are reunited with their estranged daughter-in-law, and share their hopes and dreams in a storyline that stresses character development over action:--TV guide, Los Angeles Metropolitan edition, February 5-11, 1994
Sorrows of Gin by John Cheever( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While successful in some ways, a little girl and her parents are ceasing to function as a family; drinking is one of the problems
Up the down staircase by Bel Kaufman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia Barrett is a rookie teacher with a can-do attitude at New York's inner city Calvin Coolidge High. Crowded classes, broken windows, lack of chalk and books are only a few of the problems she will have to face
Burnt offerings by Kevin J Victor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben (Oliver Reed) and Marian Rolf (Karen Black) can't believe how cheap the rent is at their giant Victorian summer home. Over time, however, they begin to sense that there's something peculiar about the place
Miracle in the rain by Rudolph Maté( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secretary accepts an impulsive marriage proposal from an army private just before he is dispatched overseas to fight in World War II. When she receives news of his death, her suffering becomes unbearable-- until a miracle occurs
Pioneer women selections from their journals by Sandy Dennis( Recording )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heller in pink tights by George Cukor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a theatrical troupe as they travel through the west. Being a shady outfit, they often find themselves fending off confrontational townsfolk, irate creditors and suspicious sheriffs
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman leaves her husband and children to find a new life for herself
Rosemary's baby by Ira Levin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witchcraft and terror await Rosemary and Guy Woodhouse when they move into the ominous Bramford apartment building in Upper West Side, New York
A family affair original Broadway cast by John Kander( Recording )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings( Recording )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1995 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy living in the Florida backwoods is forced to decide the fate of a fawn he has lovingly raised as a pet
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The hiding place
Alternative Names
Eileen Heckart actrice américaine

Eileen Heckart actriz estadounidense

Eileen Heckart Amerikaans acteur

Eileen Heckart Amerikaans actrice

Eileen Heckart amerikansk skådespelare

Eileen Heckart amerikansk skodespelar

Eileen Heckart amerikansk skuespiller

Eileen Heckart attrice statunitense

Eileen Heckart US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Heckart, Anna Eileen 1919-2001

Heckart, Irene 1919-2001

Айлін Гекарт

Хекарт, Айлин

איילין הקרט

ایلین هکارت بازیگر آمریکایی

아일린 헤커트



English (119)

French (4)

Spanish (2)

The First Wives ClubButterflies are freeGreat American women's speechesBurnt offeringsHeller in pink tights