WorldCat Identities

Chatterton, Ruth 1893-1961

Overview
Works: 83 works in 135 publications in 2 languages and 2,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Ruth Chatterton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ruth Chatterton
Dodsworth by William Wyler ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
Homeward borne : a novel by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The betrayers by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Witch hunt in Washington, D. C. for communists in government
The pride of the Peacock by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a reckless and romantic woman who throws lives of four generations of her family into discord
The Southern wild by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Female ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about the young and wealthy woman who is married to her career, and uses and discards lovers. Then she meets and falls in love with a man who isn't intimidated by her status, and she must prove to him that she has changed and truly loves him
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First, Jenny was orphaned by the 1906 earthquake and fire and has gone on to become the madame of a prosperous bawdy house. After putting her son up for adoption, he becomes a district attorney dedicated to closing down such houses. She kills an underling who wants her son dead and is now facing execution. Last, A mistaken arrest, a prison term, and lack of employment leads to a young woman's involvement with gangsters. In a brothel she meets a wealthy lawyer who falls in love with her. He helps her turn her life around, but her past catches up with her. Now she is on trial for murder
Tyrone Power matinee idol collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Girls' Dormitory: a girl confesses her crush on a teacher and becomes the object of scandal and rumor. Cafe Metropole: after losing his inheritance, a man poses as a Russian count to pay off his debt to a cafe owner. Love is News: a young heiress, tired of being hounded by a reporter, announces the two are engaged. That Wonderful Urge: a reporter causes scandal of his own after the heiress he scooped announces that they are married. This Above All: an upper-class idealist joins the Women's Auxiliary Air Force and falls in love. Second Honeymoon: A recently divorced couple meets by accident on vacation and realize the spark is still there. Day-time wife: a husband longs for his young secretary. But when his wife turns the tables on him, everything changes! Johnny Apollo: a son helps his father pay his embezzlement debt by becoming a con artist. Luck of the Irish: a man is led to an inn by a leprechaun, but finds love means more to him than gold. I'll Never Forget You: A man is struck by lightning and sent back in time into his ancestor's place
Girls' dormitory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Girls' Dormitory: a girl confesses her crush on a teacher and becomes the object of scandal and rumor. Cafe Metropole: after losing his inheritance, a man poses as a Russian count to pay off his debt to a cafe owner
Three on a match by Mervyn LeRoy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1932 and 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three on a match: three schoolgirls who have taken very different paths find themselves back together 10 years later. Female: a tough-minded auto executive seduces her male employees, until she meets the one who won't fall for her
The rich are always with us ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The richest woman in the world has everything money can buy. But with her heart torn between her faithless husband and an ardent writer, she can't have the one thing every woman wants: happiness. Herbert Hoover was still President and the Depression was at its most depressing when this delicious wallow in uptown romance hit the Bijou
Madame X ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(1937 version) A woman's lover is shot by a jealous competitor. Fearing scandal she begs for her husband's mercy but he throws her out, forbidding her to see her young son ever again. Falling into a sordid life, she finally faces the truth about her past as an unscrupulous gambler tries to extort money from her husband
The crash Registered nurse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 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
Homeward borne : a novel by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
5 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dawn of sound ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of early sound film dramas and musicals
The forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A laser disc collection of six movies produced in 1932-1933 just before the National Legion of Decency cleaned up everybody's act with the Hollywood Censorship Code. Female is about a wealthy, feminist president of an automobile company who is married to her job until she meets a man who can't be bought or used. Blessed event is about a gossip columnist whose work lands him at the top of the tabloids. Ladies they talk about portrays a female bank robber in prison whose reformer rehabilitates her by falling in love with her. In Three on a match three childhood friends lose touch and meet again ten years later. In Skyscraper souls a ruthless bank owner plans to build a 100 foot monument to his own ego despite the fluctuating stock market and the financial instability of his employees. Employees' entrance is a drama about a tyrannical owner of a New York department store, a young sales girl, and a rising young employee
Een ziel heeft geen kleur by Ruth Chatterton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frisco Jenny ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny was orphaned by the 1906 earthquake and fire and has gone on to become the madame of a prosperous bawdy house. After putting her son up for adoption, he becomes a district attorney dedicated to closing down such houses. She kills an underling who wants her son dead and is now facing execution
 
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