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Halliday, John 1880-1947

Overview
Works: 61 works in 126 publications in 6 languages and 3,786 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Humor  Comedy films  Musical films  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Halliday
 
Most widely held works by John Halliday
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( 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 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
Bird of paradise by Joel McCrea( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 126 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 )

7 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and German and held by 62 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 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco, a young loyalist peasant-soldier, falls in love with Norma, a rebel spy, during the Spanish Civil War. They struggle against a powerful enemy blockade that is preventing the delivery of food in a battle that could change the course of the war
Perfect understanding( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 31 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

The crash: Newlyweds trade the wife's affections for stock tips, but must rethink their lives and relationship when the stock market crashes
Peter Ibbetson by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 14 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
House on 56th Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 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
The age of consent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 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
Arsène Lupin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 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
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 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crush on an older man threatens to derail a teeaged girl's high school musical revue
Ocell del paradís( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Catalan and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kawanga, a mystery novel ; Swan song, and other mystery stories by John Halliday( Book )

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

"Kawanga, an obscure outback town in Australia, becomes the focus of a quest for a missing ancient document. His Majesty's servant, Lord Conley, must retrieve the stolen paper before it falls into the wrong hands. This fast-paced thriller is a nonstop adventure filled with intrigue, romance, action, and heart-pounding suspense"--Publisher's description
Swan song and other mystery stories by John Halliday( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Halliday, Jack 1880-1947

John Halliday acteur américain

John Halliday amerikansk skådespelare

John Halliday amerikansk skodespelar

John Halliday amerikansk skuespiller

John Halliday attore statunitense

John Halliday US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

ג'ון הולידיי

جان هالیدی بازیگر آمریکایی

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