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Bennett, Joan 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 697 works in 1,643 publications in 6 languages and 23,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Horror television programs 
Roles: Author, Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Singer, Costume designer, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Bennett
Virginia Woolf: her art as a novelist by Joan Bennett( Book )

69 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Eliot : her mind and her art by Joan Bennett( Book )

52 editions published between 1948 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and analyzes five seventeenth-century poets with verse illustrations in order to awaken a ... in metaphysical poetry
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

30 editions published between 1089 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harse times of the Civil war
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

22 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 1,411 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
Scarlet Street by Fritz Lang( Visual )

98 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,191 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
Father's little dividend by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

76 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

46 editions published between 1934 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspiria by Dario Argento( Visual )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 621 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 )

23 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 536 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 )

4 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 )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 279 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 )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and held by 278 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' 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These rare, early episodes of the television series begin with Victoria Winters' arrival in Collinsport, a small and stormy fishing village on the coast of Maine. An orphan in search of her identity, Victoria is befriended by a stranger named Burke Devlin. At the eerie Collinwood mansion, Victoria meets reclusive matriarch Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, her aloof brother Roger Collins, his troubled ten-year-old son David, and Elizabeth's rebellious teenage daughter Carolyn. Collins fishing fleet manager Bill Malloy informs Elizabeth that Burke wants to take everything the Collinses own as revenge for being sent to prison. Collinsport Inn waitress Maggie Evans tells her father, Sam, that she wants an end to the secret conflict between him, Roger and Burke. David warns Victoria that she will regret she came to live at Collinwood and be his governess
Dark shadows( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange occurrences accompany the arrival to Collinsport, Maine, of an ex-criminal drifter and a long lost cousin from England related to the town's leading family. The cousin is actually the ancestor he resembles so closely, freed accidentally from his coffin by the drifter
Secret beyond the door by Fritz Lang( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 199 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 188 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
Dark shadows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With its alluring tales of Gothic mystery and supernatural intrigue, this television program became one of the most popular daytime series of all time. In these episodes, Collinwood's surly caretaker, Matthew Morgan, informs Victoria Winters that he believes the ghost of Josette Collins and other spirits inhabit the estate. In an attempt to settle the controversy surrounding the manslaughter case that sent Burke Devlin to prison, Collins Fishing Fleet Manager Bill Malloy sets up a private meeting for himself, Roger Collins, Sam Evans and Burke. Elizabeth Collins Stoddard confides to Victoria some of the legends involving Collinwood and Widows' Hill. Carolyn Stoddard and Victoria spot a body floating at the bottom of the cliff and Victoria soon experiences a strange premonition. After Malloy mysteriously disappears, Roger nervously bribes Sam to leave town. A ghost emerges from the Old House on the Collins family property
The man in the iron mask by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and held by 163 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 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: "Wings in the dark": When an inventor is tragically blinded, his courage inspires his aviatrix wife to take on an increasingly dangerous mission in this tale of undying love and devotion. "Big brown eyes": A precocious newspaper reporter and an unusually motivated detective take on a case of insurance fraud, hidden identities and murder!
 
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Alternative Names
Bennett, Joan Geraldine

Bennett, Joan Geraldine 1910-1990

Bennett, Joann 1910-1990

Džoun Benet

Joan Bennett actrice américaine

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Джоан Беннетт американская актриса

Џоун Бенет

ג'ואן בנט

جوآن بنت بازیگر آمریکایی

جوان بینٹ

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George Eliot : her mind and her artFive metaphysical poets: Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Crashaw, MarvellLittle womenFather of the brideScarlet StreetDark shadowsDark shadows