WorldCat Identities

Halliday, John 1880-1947

Overview
Works: 70 works in 153 publications in 3 languages and 3,916 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Sophisticated comedy films  Screwball comedy films  War films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Singer, Performer
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 )

32 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 313 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 254 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 King Vidor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 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
Blockade by William Dieterle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 57 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
Desire( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
Perfect Understanding( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 42 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
Desire by Frank Borzage( Visual )

14 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
Finishing school( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 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 19 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
That certain age( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crush on an older man threatens to derail a teeaged girl's high school musical revue
House on 56th Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 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 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Playing a high-rise window washer with high aspirations, Dick Powell sets the ebullient tone, crooning the title tune and more songs. Ingenue Josephine Hutchinson is the society girl attracted to the working man while hiding her family's deep pockets. Frank McHugh, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly and more supporting favorites give further proof there's fun ahead."--Container
Arsène Lupin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 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 age of consent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 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
Consolation marriage( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shopgirl Mary Brown and newspaperman Rollo Porter agree 'It's a swell night for a cry'. When they meet after their respective sweethearts marry others, all they seek is a convenient shoulder for consolation. In this pre-code film Irene Dunne gets the first time star-billing above the title
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for living: Two freewheeling Americans sharing an apartment in Paris both fall in love with the same beautiful woman. When she can't make up her mind which one she prefers, she decides to move in with both of them in this romantic farce
50 million frenchmen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slender plot concerns a $50,000 bet that lovestruck American-in-Paris Jack Forbes can woo and wed the alluring LuLu without his wealth
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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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
Halliday, Jack 1880-1947

John Halliday acteur américain

John Halliday Amerikaans acteur (1880-1947)

John Halliday amerikansk skådespelare

John Halliday amerikansk skodespelar

John Halliday amerikansk skuespiller

John Halliday attore statunitense

John Halliday US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джон Холлидэй

ג'ון הולידיי

جان هالیدی بازیگر آمریکایی

約翰·哈利迪

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