WorldCat Identities

Begley, Ed 1901-1970

Overview
Works: 229 works in 588 publications in 4 languages and 16,056 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Legends  Fiction  Poetry  Biography  Folklore  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Begley
12 angry men by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 4,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cowboy is rescued from a lynching and takes revenge on his persecutors
The unsinkable Molly Brown ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold
Sweet bird of youth by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance Wayne, an ambitious man craving fame, returns to his southern home with an alcoholic movie star in tow, Alexandra Del Lago. Hoping to capitalize on Del Lago's fame and checkbook, Chance seeks to reunite with his former girlfriend. He finds he is still regarded by others as an unsavory and unwelcome hustler, especially by the father of his ex-girlfriend, a local political boss
Sorry, wrong number ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young, rich, bedridden Barbara Stanwyck dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and a friend of her father. With time running out, Stanwyck pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husband who wants her murdered
The golden age of television ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
The legend of Sleepy Hollow ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ichabod Crane, the superstitious new schoolmaster finds himself competing for the heart of Katrina and comes face-to-face with Sleepy Hollow's most famous resident, the Headless Horseman
Wishbone in the Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A supertitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
The Cheyenne social club by Gene Kelly ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheyenne Social Club: Saddle-weary Texans are surprised to find they've inherited a Wyoming brothel and must defend it against a gun-wielding gang. Firecreek: An outlaw preys on small towns, and a $2-a-month lawman must find the courage to stop him
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents sixteen selections, including I hear America singing, Song of the open road, When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, and O captain! my captain!
Great American poetry 3 centuries of classics ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 33 poems by Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, Philip Freneau, William Cullen Bryant, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Greenleaf Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Emily Dickinson, Joaquin Miller, Sidney Lanier, and Stephen Crane
The Mark Twain audio collection by Mark Twain ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of seventeen short stories is accompanied by selections from the novels "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "Life on the Mississippi," as well as an abridgement of Twain's autobiography
American tall tales by Adrien Stoutenburg ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories about fantastic animals
Odds against tomorrow by Robert Wise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One hundred and fifty thousand dollars, ready for the taking. It's too much to resist for Earl Slater, a bigoted ex-con slumming through life with a patronizing girlfriend, an obliging neighbor and zero expectations. He agrees to be part of a bank job planned by former cop Burke. Until, that is, he finds out one of his partners will be a black man. Earl's desperate need for cash, however, leads him to reconsider. For the job only, he'll put his racism aside ... until moments away from the score, hatred erupts
Tennessee Williams' Sweet bird of youth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming, ambitious young man returns to his hometown after a prolonged stay in Hollywood with a faded movie queen and some plans for capitalizing on her past fame. But an interest in a former flame, and the wrath of her powerful father alter his plans
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
Patterns by Fielder Cook ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fred Staples is a young small town plant manager who is given an executive position in the new company. He soon finds out his promotion has more to do with leverage against the company's older Vice President, who the boss wants out. This throws Staples into a panic as personal loyalty, company politics and cut-throat business tactics are mixed together
Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young boy who travels on the Mississippi River with an escaped slave
The poetry of Robert W. Service by Robert W Service ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. It seemed as if Tulsa became the oil capital of the world virtually overnight, but at what cost? Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself.--Container
 
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Begley, Ed Jr
Begley, Edward
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