WorldCat Identities

Vidor, Charles 1900-1959

Overview
Works: 200 works in 752 publications in 7 languages and 7,100 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film noir  Romance films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  War films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Producer, Scenarist, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Vidor
 
Most widely held works by Charles Vidor
Gilda by Charles Vidor( Visual )

170 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceitful woman plays with the lives of her husband, his crime lord boss, and his right-hand man
Hans Christian Andersen by Frank Loesser( Visual )

47 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen, a young Danish cobbler with a special gift of storytelling, weaves his tales of magic for the children of Copenhagen
A farewell to arms by Charles Vidor( Visual )

63 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Love me or leave me by Charles Vidor( Visual )

32 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and German and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz age singing sensation Ruth Etting had it all, but it took more than talent to make it big. Her rise to fame at the hands of her Chicago gangster boyfriend turned her life off stage into a world of fear and abuse
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

39 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wartime musical about a girl who must decide between a nightclub dancing career and a future as a cover model
A song to remember by Charles Vidor( Visual )

18 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country. There he eventually comes under the influence of novelist George Sand and rises to prominence in the music world
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret
The desperadoes by Charles Vidor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reformed ex-outlaw (Ford) is framed for a bank robbery, his friend the sheriff (Scott) helps him escape, and together they bring the real robbers to justice
The loves of Carmen by Mei li mei( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th-Century Spain. Carmen is an amoral gypsy with a penchant for trouble and temporary love affairs. Young, respectable Dragoon Don Jose falls hard for the willful, sexy Carmen, but soon finds himself embroiled in her bohemian lifestyle and criminal ways. After killing his commanding officer in a duel, Jose and Carmen flee to a mountainous gypsy hideout
Song without end : the story of Franz Liszt by Wei duo( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The splendor and music of nineteenth century Europe are perfectly tuned in Song without end, the romantic story of Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt
The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy princess's head tells her to wed a worldly Crown Prince, but her heart is drawn to a dashing commoner. Garbed in dreamy Helen Rose gowns, surrounded by Mittel-European opulence, the leading lady dances, duels, flirts, falls in love and makes even the most jaded moviegoer want to believe in fairy tales
Rhapsody by John Addison( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soap opera with classical music background. Elizabeth Taylor plays a woman involved with a violinist and a pianist. They take out their frustration with flamboyant concerts
The films of Rita Hayworth( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover girl: Musical about a dancer who unexpectedly becomes a magazine cover model
Gilda( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceitful woman plays with the lives of her husband, his crime lord boss, and his right-hand man
The man from Laramie : the desperadoes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from Laramie: A vigilante is obsessed with finding the man responsible for his brother's death
The lady in question( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andre Morestan is the owner of a bicycle shop in Paris, serving jury duty for the first time. When Natalie Roguin, a homeless girl accused of murder, is found innocent, Andre feels sorry and invites her into his home. Andre's son, Pierre, immediately becomes smitten with Natalie and starts committing small crimes to aid in the couple₂s engagement, causing Andre to wonder if Natalie isn't all that innocent in the first place
American avant-garde shorts : dream of a rarebit fiend ; Salome ; the fall of the house of Usher ; the bridge ; Lot in Sodom( Visual )

in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dream of a rarebit fiend presents a man who eats rarebit and then has nightmares in which inanimate objects come to life and his bed flies off with him. -- Salome is an adaptation of the Oscar Wilde play and stars the famous dancer Alla Nazimova. -- The fall of the house of Usher is a version of Edgar Allan Poe's tale. It stresses atmosphere by optical distortions, multiple exposures, and dramatic lighting. -- The bridge is Charles Vidor's experimental version of Ambrose Bierce's "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge". -- Lot in Sodom is an experimental telling of the Old Testament story in terms of homosexuality and the subconscious
Ladies in retirement( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 1995 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodora goes wild: A small-time author whose racy bestsellers, written under a pseudonym, bring her notoriety when a New Yorker discovers her secret. Together again: The mayor's widow falls for a sculptor as he works on a statue of her late husband
Over 21( Visual )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper reporter quits to join the Army during WW2, infuriating his editor and perplexing his wife, a famous novelist and screenwriter. She moves to a run-down apartment by the base to be near him, and spends more time dealing with the dilapidated housing than she does with him as he sleeps in the barracks. To make matters worse, at almost 40, he has trouble remembering the things he's supposed to be learning. Can their marriage survive, and America win the war without him? Newly remastered
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Vidor Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Vidor amerykański reżyser filmowy

Charles Vidor filmrendező

Charles Vidor réalisateur américain

Charles Vidor regista statunitense

Charles Vidor US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Vidor, Károly.

Vidor, Károly 1900-1959

Vidor Károly filmrendező

Чарлс Видор унгарски кинорежисьор

Чарльз Видор

Чарльз Відор американський кінорежисер угорського походження

Չարլզ Վիդոր

צ'ארלס וידור במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

تشارلز فيدور

چارلز ویدور کارگردان آمریکایی

비더, 찰스 1900-1959

チャールズ・ヴィダー

查尔斯·维多

查里士·維多

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Cover girlA song to rememberIcons of screwball comedyThe desperadoesSong without end : the story of Franz LisztThe man from Laramie : the desperadoesIcons of screwball comedy