WorldCat Identities

Halliday, John 1880-1947

Overview
Works: 55 works in 110 publications in 4 languages and 3,735 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Halliday
 
Most widely held works by John Halliday
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart( Visual )
20 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
The Gary Cooper collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beau Geste: Three brothers join the Foreign Legion to escape a dark past. Their troubles are forgotten when they are forced to fight against all odds
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 234 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."
Bird of paradise by King Vidor( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Handsome South Seas soldier of fortune falls in love with the daughter of a Polynesian native chieftain. Alas, their idyllic romance is destined to come to a sudden and violent end: tribal custom decrees that she is to be sacrificed to the local volcano. After initial resistance, the heroine nobly resigns herself to her fate, realizing that there is no place for her in her white lover's civilization
Desire ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
Blockade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco, a young loyalist peasant-soldier, falls in love with Norma, a rebel spy, during the Spanish Civil War
Perfect understanding ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy of manners in which two people marry on the condition that each will retain his or her individual freedom. But when each subsequently flaunts their extra-marital escapades in the face of the other, it precipitates an amusing battle of the sexes
Finishing school ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"No smoking. No drinking. No lipstick. Pretty Virginia Radcliffe (Frances Dee) earnestly accepts the strict rules enforced by exclusive Crockett Hall. Have a smoke, have a drink and have a wild weekend in New York, suggests her roommate Pony Ferris (Ginger Rogers), who knows the rules have nothing to do with the girls' welfare and everything to do with the school's reputation"--container
The crash Registered nurse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Registered nurse: The wife of a mentally-ill man works as a night shift nurse and must resist the advances of her co-workers and her own feelings
House on 56th Street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, a beautiful show girl marries a man from the upper classes in New York, and they live in a house on 56th Street where they have a child. They are happy until she is falsely accused of murdering her former lover, and sent to prison. Her husband is killed in World War I. When she gets out of prison, she goes to work for Bonelli, a New York politician who has opened a gambling house in the house on 56th Street. There she encounters her daughter, and tries to save her from following in her mother's footsteps
Happiness ahead ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Joan's parents want her to marry young Travis, but Joan has no interest in him. So on New Years Eve, she goes out to a club where she meets Bob. Things click and she rents an apartment in the city so that she can date Bob and he will not know that she is RICH. He works for the Peerless Window Cleaners, but hopes to soon have his own window cleaning company. The problems between Bob and Joan start when he see's Joan getting a check from an older man and also finds that she does not stay in her apartment after he drops her off."--Internet Movie Database
Peter Ibbetson by Henry Hathaway( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gifted architect Peter Ibbetson discovers his childhood sweetheart is now the wife of the nobleman he is working for. After being imprisoned for life for an accidental killing, it's only their rekindled love that gives Peter hope
The age of consent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"College student Michael Harvey ... and his sweetheart ... plan to marry in two years, after Michael graduates. But two years is a long time for an ardent young man, and he succumbs to the charms of Dora ... , a pert waitress. Dora's father intervenes, demanding that Michael make an honest woman of his underage daughter or face prison. Has Michael lost his chance of happiness with the woman he truly loves?"--Container
The Gary Cooper collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Ibbetson: Gifted architect Peter Ibbetson discovers his childhood sweetheart is now the wife of the nobleman he is working for. After being imprisoned for life for an accidental killing, it's only their rekindled love that gives Peter hope
Intermezzo a love story by Gregory Ratoff( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un famoso concertista de violín se enamora de una concertista de piano profesora de su hija. Tras interpretar juntos Intermezzo en una fiesta se dejan llevar por la pasión, dejándolo todo atrás para iniciar una gira juntos
That certain age ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A crush on an older man threatens to derail a teeaged girl's high school musical revue
Arsène Lupin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime pays handsomely in this smart and stylish double feature based on the adventures of Arsène Lupin, fiction's most famous gentleman thief
Ave del paraíso ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un apuesto norteamericano cae, durante una travesía por los Mares del Sur, por la borda del yate en el que viaja, para ser rescatado por una muchacha indígena de una isla cercana
Scarlet pages ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desire Désir by Frank Borzage( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une voleuse internationale se sert d'un jeune homme pour masquer un vol de bijoux... De cocasseries en péripéties, ils tombent amoureux... Un joyau de la comédie américaine supervisé par E.Lubitsch
 
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Alternative Names
Halliday, Jack 1880-1947
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