WorldCat Identities

Catlett, Walter 1889-1960

Works: 92 works in 215 publications in 3 languages and 7,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Screwball comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Walter Catlett
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

33 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in English and German and held by 3,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodcarver Geppetto has pets Figaro the cat and Cleo the fish. He has just made a little wooden puppet called Pinocchio. Wishing upon a star before he goes to bed, Geppetto wishes that Pinocchio would become a real boy. As Geppetto sleeps, the Blue Fairy arrives and partially grants his wish. Pinocchio can come to life, but he must prove himself worthy before becoming a real boy. He will require some guidance, and Jiminy Cricket agrees to act as his conscience. After some unfortunate incidents, Pinocchio finds himself in trouble. The Blue Fairy appears. Pinocchio lies to her and his nose grows. He is forgiven, but warned not to lie again
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

29 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Pinocchio( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Released in 1940, this story about a puppet wanting to become a real boy has become an animated classic. The film's Oscar-winning music is highlighted in a release that also includes valuable documentary content
Platinum blonde by Frank Capra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Platinum blonde is a glorious spoof of the newspaper business in New York City during the Depression; Ann Schuyler, a wealthy socialite, meets reporter "Stew" Smith and the two fall madly in love. The comedy begins as she tries to transform him from a ruffian newsman into a convincing gentleman."--Container
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing up Baby: While trying to secure a one million dollar donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard "Baby."
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small town poet inherits $20,000,000 from his uncle and wants to give it away to people who need help. However, moochers, relatives, lawyers and executives who want to get a piece of the action attempt to have the poet incarcerated in a mental hospital
Varsity show( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadway impresario Chuck Daly has suffered through a string of flops. But the kids at his alma mater don't know that. They're counting on Chuck to turn their varsity show hash into a smash!
The Inspector General by Henry Koster( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corrupt Russian village incorrectly believes that a medicine-show entertainer is the omnipotent inspector general in disguise
The front page by Foellinger Learning Laboratory( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The star crime reporter at a sleazy Chicago tabloid prepares to file his final story for the paper before moving on to more dignified work, but his desperate editor will stop at nothing to keep him on board, not even blackmail or the kidnapping of his future mother-in-law!"--Insert back
Walt Disney's Pinocchio : original motion picture soundtrack by Ned Washington( Recording )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of the story as presented in the Walt Disney film version with songs from the film, "When you wish upon a star," and "Give a little whistle."
It started with Eve( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grumpy old millionaire's dying wish is to meet the young lady his son is to wed. Unfortunately, the future bride in question is unavailable. Believing his father is not long for this world, the dutiful son finds a quick replacement in a random hat-check girl. But when she steals the father's heart and he perks up, the son must juggle the phoney bride-to-be with the newly arrived true bride of his heart
Universal horror classic movie archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black cat: A wealthy but embittered matriarch makes a deathbed recovery only to be murdered by someone in the greedy clan gathered for the reading of her will. When the family learns that nobody receives a penny until the very last of the old lady's multitude of beloved cats perish, both cats and people start turning up dead
Perfect Understanding( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of manners in which Gloria Swanson and Laurence Olivier marry on the condition that each will retain his or her individual sexual freedom. But when each subsequently flaunts extra-marital escapades in the face of the other, an amusing battle of the sexes ensues
Lewis Milestone's production of Rain( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable tragedy of a handful of human beings thrown together during a monsoon in Pago Pago. Rain dissects the elemental nature of tyranny under the guise of religious fervor. When a fanatical missionary and his equally zealous wife are marooned in a hut with a former prostitute during a week-long tropical storm, the conflict swells to explosive proportions--frightening in its intensity and realism
Banjo on my knee( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he thinks he has killed a wedding guest, the groom disappears on his wedding night. His bride and father trace him to New Orleans and try to persuade him to return home
Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Recording )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1974 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Tom Sawyer, Huck tells of his adventures travelling down the Mississippi with an escaped slave
Big city blues( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After receiving a modest inheritance, Bud Reeves leaves his small Indiana town for New York City, where he joins his cousin Gibby. Gibby throws a party, delighted to spend Bud's money, then introduces him to attractive Vida Fleet. As bootleg whiskey flows, several revelers become drunk, a fight breaks out and a young woman is killed. Bud and Vida flee to a gambling club, where Bud loses his money and is then picked up by police for the murder
Every day's a holiday( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peaches O'Day (Mae West) is a con artist who befriends a cop, Captain Jim McCarey (Edmund Lowe). As usual, Mae causes a commotion as she deftly maneuvers her way through a battle between the good and the corrupt
Lady, let's dance!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belita dances en pointe in Queen Ballet, shakes her caboose to a hot Latin rhythm and demonstrates she's a spectacular skater. A gloriously heart-tugging tale of a World War II Dutch refugee's rise from waitress to show-biz sensation
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Bringing up Baby
Alternative Names
Walter Catlett acteur américain

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Walter Catlett Amerikaans acteur (1889-1960)

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Walter Catlett US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Walter Catlett yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Ουόλτερ Κάτλετ

Уолтер Кэтлетт

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ולטר קטלט שחקן אמריקאי

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English (119)

German (1)

French (1)

Bringing up BabyGreatest classic films collectionMr. Deeds goes to townIt started with Eve