WorldCat Identities

Shirley, Anne 1918-1993

Overview
Works: 87 works in 236 publications in 3 languages and 3,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Comedy films  Silent films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Shirley
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

45 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

37 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella, an uncouth, lower-class woman, marries wealthy, well-bred Stephen Dallas to escape her poor surroundings. When their class differences lead to divorce, she undergoes a self-sacrificing struggle to give their daughter a better life, away from her damaging influence
The Devil and Daniel Webster( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in. But Dukeś only chance for freedom is the testimony of a half-crazed witness, New Moses, who has disappeared upriver
Anne of Green Gables by George Nicholls( Visual )

9 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely couple on Prince Edward Island arrange to adopt a boy but instead end up with the wide-eyed, quixotic "Anne of Green Gables." The fanciful adolescent settles into the rural household and into the hearts of filmgoers everywhere. Similar in tone and style to RKO's celebrated Little women, this tender and humorous 1934 coming-of-age tale was acclaimed by the New York Times as an "enormously fine and touching bit of homespinning."
Three on a match by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 1991 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three childhood friends reunite after ten years apart from each other, altering all of their lives in unexpected ways
Alice in cartoonland( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 10 of Walt Disney's 57 'Alice' cartoons that were produced between 1923 and 1927. A young girl, Alice, interacts with cartoon characters in many different adventures
Eggs and baby birds by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poppy. the original radio adaptation of this classic film by W. C Fields( Recording )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lux presents Hollywood in the story of a carnival bum played by an ex-carnival bum ... W.C. Fields himself! As Dr. Eustice P. McGargle, W.C. is selling snake oil at a country fair. He tries to pass off his daughter as a missing heiress but then a man enters the picture. In the continuation, Drinks a glass of water, W.C. is accused of drinking a glass of water and he explains how he happened to drink the "hideous-looking stuff."
Anne of Green Gables( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely couple arrange to adopt a boy but wind up with a wide-eyed, quixotic girl
Vigil in the night by George Stevens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Anne Lee arrives at understaffed, underfunded Hepperton General Hospital with an eagerness to serve. Dealing with an epidemic, a multi-casualty bus accident and other emergencies, she'll find opportunities to do so again and again. She'll also find something else: redemption for a fatal past error for which she, although innocent, accepted the blame
Bombardier by Richard Wallace( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Mayor Chick Davis demuestra ante el ejército de los EEUU la superioridad de los bombarderos de precisión a gran altitud y lo destinan a enseñar sus conocimientos en una escuela para bombarderos. Al estalla la Segunda Guerra Mundial, los métodos utilizados por el Mayor Davis y sus alumnos serán ratificados durante un ataque en Tokio
Poppy ; Drinks a glass of water by W. C Fields( Recording )

in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man to remember De plattelands dokter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film recounts the life of small-town doctor John Abbot - a selfless hero who sacrifices his own career advancement for the welfare of his patients
Sorry, wrong number Stella Dallas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original radio adaptations of movie classics as heard on the Lux Radio Theatre Series
Four Jacks and a Jill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they lose their original torch singer, four "Jacks" desperately seek a "Jill" to round out their nightclub act. They find one, but are soon in danger of losing her too-- this time to an exiled prince
City girl by Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lem, hijo de un granjero, va a Chicago a vender el trigo que cosecha su familia en su granja de Minnesota. Allí se enamora de una camarera, Kate, y se casan antes de volver a la granja. Al llegar, es aceptada por la madre de Lem, pero los modos modernos de Kate chocan con su padre, representante de un orden tradicional y religioso, que cree que se ha casado por dinero
Wing-Commander Red-Bill, D.F.C. by Anne Shirley( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saturday's children( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple is challenged by lost jobs and lost dreams. It takes love to rescue them
Foundation stone of hope : everyone has purpose by Anne Shirley( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A personal growth book that takes you on a transformational journey and shows you a different way of looking at the world, using insights about identity and purpose; personal stories; shifting perception; love and happiness; Christianity and faith; acceptance and understanding; criticism and feedback; fear, anger and bullying; emotions, hurt and healing; personal change; the power of one voice; and liberating dreams"--Back cover of print version
 
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Alternative Names
Anne Shirley actrice américaine

Anne Shirley actriz estadounidense

Anne Shirley aktorka amerykańska

Anne Shirley Amerikaans filmactrice

Anne Shirley attrice statunitense

Anne Shirley US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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آن شرلی بازیگر آمریکایی

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Languages
English (132)

Spanish (18)

French (4)

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