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Bennett, Joan 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 501 works in 1,774 publications in 7 languages and 23,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror television programs  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Film noir  Television programs  Romance films  Television series  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer, Other, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Joan Bennett
Dark shadows( Visual )

235 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and held by 4,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its alluring tales of Gothic mystery and supernatural intrigue, Dark Shadows became one of the most popular daytime series of all time. Since 1966 it has earned the reputation as being one of the most unusual and enduring programs in television history. Released from his chained coffin after nearly 200 years, Barnabas Collins arrives at the Collinwood estate claiming to be a relative from England. Although noticing Barnabas's resemblance to his "ancestor" in the foyer portrait, the Collins family does not realize he is the same Barnabas who lived at Collinwood in the 18th century
Five metaphysical poets: Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw, Marvell by Joan Bennett( Book )

71 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and analyzes five seventeenth-century poets with verse illustrations in order to awaken a ... in metaphysical poetry
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

39 editions published between 1089 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

127 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. One rainy night, he rescues delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, Kitty lets Chris establish her in an apartment (with his shrewish wife's money). There, Chris paints masterpieces, but Johnny sells them under Kitty's name, with disastrous and ironic results
Virginia Woolf: her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

38 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Woolf, her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

33 editions published between 1945 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

77 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to "Father of the bride" in which the newlyweds have a baby. Spencer Tracy is about to become a grandfather. If he thought he wasn't ready for a son-in-law, he really isn't ready for phase two
Four metaphysical poets : Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw by Joan Bennett( Book )

47 editions published between 1934 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Donne, Marvell, Herbert and Vaughan
Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror film about an American student enrolled in a German dance academy. A series of bizarre incidents and brutal murders puts the academy in chaos
The woman in the window by Fritz Lang( Visual )

39 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
The Spencer Tracy legacy : a tribute by Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart considered Spencer Tracy to be Hollywood's best actor. "He makes you believe he is what he is playing," Bogey once said. Katharine Hepburn, Tracy's beloved companion of 25 years, compares him to "a baked potato, It's pure. It's of the earth. And it's dependable. That was Spencer." Hepburn hosts this salute featuring clips from Captains courageous, Bad day at Black Rock, Adam's rib and other Tracy hits alongside reminiscences from Frank Sinatra, Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Taylor and more stars. This program follows Tracy's stellar career from brash young man blazing with talent to old lion showing new stars how it's done
Man hunt by Fritz Lang( Visual )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British hunter on vacation in the Bavarian Alps, in the forests near Adolf Hitler's home, gets Hitler in his gun sight, pondering whether or not he should shoot him
Dark shadows( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of episodes of the television Dark Shadows about a two hundred year old vampire named Barnabas Collins living on his family estate in Maine
Dark shadows( Visual )

50 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afraid that David Collins has learned Barnabas Collins' secret, Dr. Julia Hoffman attempts to erase David's fears of Barnabas by hypnotizing him with a medallion
The man in the iron mask( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twin heirs to France's throne were separated at birth. The first-born Louis is raised as a prince, but Philippe is brought up ignorant of his true identity. When Philippe is arrested with his companions, d'Artagnan and the three Musketeers, he meets his brother, now the king, face-to-face. The tyrannical Louis decides Philippe could be useful to him as a look-alike, but complications arise when Philippe meets the king's beautiful fiance. Based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas
Cary Grant( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Secret beyond the door by Fritz Lang( Visual )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seemingly trapped within the spare yet surreal and terrifying confines of her husband's mansion, she begins to fear for her life when his sublimated hatred for women starts to bubble over and his strange obsession for violent deaths leads her to believe that she may be next
Greatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 1]. In Arsenic and old lace, a drama critic about to marry discovers insanity runs in his family. In A night at the opera, a New York scandal, a riot on a ship, and an evening of insanity in a concert hall are some of the problems resulting from Groucho's outrageous business schemes. The goal-- to bring Milan's finest opera stars to Manhattan
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
 
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Father of the bride
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Bennett, Joan Geraldine

Bennett, Joan Geraldine 1910-1990

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Five metaphysical poets: Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw, MarvellFather of the brideLittle womenScarlet StreetVirginia Woolf: her art as a novelistGreatest classic films collection. Arsenic and old lace ; A night at the opera ; The long, long trailer ; Father of the bride