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Grahame, Gloria

Overview
Works: 159 works in 484 publications in 7 languages and 16,503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Christmas stories  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture plays  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Gloria Grahame Publications by Gloria Grahame
posthumous Publications by Gloria Grahame, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gloria Grahame
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic musical in which a handsome young cowboy falls in love. The young couple is menaced by the hired man
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 3,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
The greatest show on earth by Cecil B DeMille ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous one-upmanship duel in the ring, while he pursues her on the ground. Subplots involve the secret past of Buttons the Clown and the efforts of racketeers to move in on the game concessions. Let the show begin!"--Rod Crawford, www.imdb.com
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his own life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
The big heat by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An honest police sergeant risks his life and his job when his investigations lead to the exposure of the crime syndicate that controls the city administration
In a lonely place by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dixon Steele is an alcoholic screenwriter who has some success but is now in the midst of a long dry spell. One of his neighbors is Laurel Gray, a would-be actress and a smart cookie. Steele is a bitter, angry man who succeeds in insulting everyone he sees while drinking at noon in his usual hangout. Dix has taken a job adapting a trashy novel for the screen--but he doesn't want to read the book. The celebrity-obsessed coat check girl at his hangout has, however, and is happy to come home with him and give him a synopsis. Abruptly woken at 5:00 AM by a police detective, Dix learns that the girl was found murdered, and he was the last person to see her alive. Laurel gives him an alibi, and they begin seeing each other. Is Dix a lovable rebel, a disillusioned, cynical know-it-all, or a cold-blooded killer? How much danger will Laurel be in if she attempts to find out?
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulatve movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
Crossfire ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A police captain (Young) methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier (Ryan) with a rabid hatred of Jews
The Man who never was ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and German and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Account of wartime espionage based on the true story of an intelligence operation designed to mislead the Nazis prior to the 1943 Allied invasion of Sicily
Sudden fear ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
Oklahoma! original movie soundtrack recording by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's timeless comedy of lover's seductions, fanciful deceits and marital fidelity
Macao by Josef Von Sternberg ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A traveling night club singer gets hired by an American expatriate who runs a casino in Macao, and specializes in converting stolen jewelry into cash. When one of her traveling companions turns out to be a cop, complications ensue
Odds against tomorrow by Robert Wise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish 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
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! Broadway cast by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and German and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The action takes place in the Oklahoma territory, in the days just after the turn of the 20th century
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digitally remastered from original 1955 screenplay starring Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRae. Total time 76:42
Human desire by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Korean War vet comes back to his job as a railroad engineer, and promptly falls prey to his boss' wife, starting a trail of deception, suspicion, and murder
Without love ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Jamieson is a scientist working on a high-altitude oxygen mask for World War II fighter pilots. He has nowhere to conduct his research until he meets Jamie Rowan, a woman with a large empty country house. She has no hopes of marrying for love but Jamie wants to help the war effort and she likes Pat, so to satisfy the proprieties they agree on a business arrangement: a marriage of convenience and partnership. They happily work on oxygen mixes instead of honeymooning. But as the footing of their relationship begins warm up, Jamie is courted by another man and the old flame that broke Pat's heart is back in his life. It will take a sleepwalking ruse, dodging in and out of doors, and a working oxygen mask to get them together again
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The brothers Rico] A businessman and husband is contacted by his former organized crime boss, and is drawn back into the danger of the mob, putting his family on the line
The Rodgers & Hammerstein collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sound of music: A young woman named Maria is uncertain about her decision to enter a religious order. While deciding what to do, she becomes the governess of the seven Von Trapp children who live with their widowed father, a former captain of the Austrian navy
 
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Hallward, Gloria
Hallward, Gloria, 1923-1981
Hallward, Gloria G., 1924?-1981
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