WorldCat Identities

Bennett, Joan 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 635 works in 1,648 publications in 7 languages and 19,251 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Coming-of-age films  Horror television programs  Domestic comedy films  Film noir  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer, Other, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Bennett
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

40 editions published between 1089 and 2013 in 5 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 during the harsh times of the Civil war
Father of the Bride by Charles Shyer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Father of the Bride is the delightfully humorous story of the trials and tribulations which beset a family prior to thier daughter's big day"--Container
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

133 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. One rainy night, he rescues the 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

80 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to "Father of the bride" in which the newlyweds have a baby
Four metaphysical poets : Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw by Joan Bennett( Book )

46 editions published between 1934 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 663 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 )

40 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
Dark shadows( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Julia Hoffman promises Barnabas that his secret is safe if he will allow her to conduct experiments to cure him of his vampirism. Jealous of Victoria Winters' engagement to Burke Devlin, Barnabas plans revenge against Burke, who becomes suspicious of Barnabas and begins to investigate him. While trying to hide from Barnabas, David Collins becomes trapped in the secret room of the Collins Mausoleum. The frightened boy pleads with the ghost of Sarah Collins to rescue him. Barnabas realizes that David may hold the key to finding his late sister's spirit
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
Dark shadows by Jonathan Frid( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Peter Guthrie and Joe Haskell break into Laura Murdoch Stockbridge's crypt at Eagle Hill Cemetery. David Collins informs Victoria Winters that he wants to go away with his mother, Laura. Guthrie arranges to conduct a seance at the Old House to contact Josette Collins' ghost. Victoria makes a bizarre discovery that leads her to believe David's life is in jeopardy after Laura summons him to an abandoned fishing shack. Victoria sees Elizabeth Collins Stoddard coming from the mysterious locked room in the Collinwood basement. A nervous Elizabeth is shocked when Jason McGuire, a devious friend of her missing husband's, arrives in town unexpectedly. He reminds Elizabeth of an old secret that they share. Jason and his traveling companion, a drifter named Willie Loomis, force Elizabeth to let them move into Collinwood. Willie learns that Collins family members have been buried with their jewels and he becomes mesmerized by the portrait of Barnabas Collins hanging in the foyer."--Container
Dark shadows( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victoria Winters and Frank Garner anxiously search for clues to Laura Collins' strange origins and are led to a series of bizarre discoveries. Elizabeth Collins Stoddard orders Laura to leave Collinwood, but Laura secretly visits Elizabeth while she sleeps and places her in a trance. Laura warns Victoria that she will take control of her son, David Collins, but becomes frightened when the ghost of Josette Collins appears to her. Against Roger Collins' wishes, a psychic investigator, Dr. Peter Guthrie, is called in to examine the strange occurrences at Collinwood and a séance is held. Victoria and Guthrie learn that the body of a dead woman identified as Laura has disappeared from the morgue in Phoenix, Arizona."--Container
Man hunt by Fritz Lang( Visual )

15 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 300 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 )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barnabas' secret is threatened by David Collins' curiosity and he orders Dr. Julia Hoffman to accelerate her treatments to cure him. Meanwhile, Victoria Winters mysteriously disappears and finds that she has travelled back in time to the year 1795
Secret beyond the door by Fritz Lang( Visual )

39 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 256 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
The man in the iron mask by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

9 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Dark shadows( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 156 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
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.O.A.: On vacation from his clinging girlfriend, a complacent accountant unknowingly swallows a drink spiked with radioactive poison and then spends the last desperate hours of his life trying to find out who killed him -- and why
Dark shadows( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 145 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Father of the Bride
Alternative Names
Bennett, Joan Geraldine

Bennett, Joan Geraldine 1910-1990

Bennett, Joann 1910-1990

Džoun Benet

Joan Bennett actrice américaine

Joan Bennett actriz estadounidense

Joan Bennett Amerikaans acteur

Joan Bennett Amerikaans actrice

Joan Bennett amerikansk skådespelare

Joan Bennett amerikansk skodespelar

Joan Bennett amerikansk skuespiller

Joan Bennett attrice statunitense

Joan Bennett US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Джоан Беннетт американская актриса

Џоун Бенет

ג'ואן בנט

جوآن بنت بازیگر آمریکایی

جوان بينيت

جوان بینٹ

조앤 베넷

ジョーン・ベネット

瓊·本內特

Languages
English (533)

German (15)

French (10)

Italian (9)

Spanish (9)

Russian (2)

Chinese (1)

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