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Simmons, Jean 1929-2010

Overview
Works: 429 works in 1,692 publications in 9 languages and 32,826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television mini-series  Western films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Historical television programs  Religious films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Host, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Other, Interviewee, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jean Simmons
Spartacus by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

132 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
Guys and dolls by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

86 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times Square is all a bustle with petty crooks, lazy cops, and especially, gamblers. Gamblers are everywhere, but Nathan Detroit--who maintains the "Oldest Established Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York"--Is short the $1000 he needs to secure a site for a fleet of big players coming into town. Nathan's other problem is his burlesque showgirl fiancée, Miss Adelaide. Her fourteen-year long engagement and Nathan's failure to give up the gambling racket as he promised have given her a permanent, psychosomatic cold. When Sky Masterson, with a reputation as a fast and loose bettor, arrives in New York Nathan devises a plan. Nathan bets Sky that Sky won't be able to convince Sergeant Sarah Brown, local Salvation Army Sergeant and goody two shoes extraordinaire, to go to Havana for dinner. Sky only has 24 hours to succeed or sacrifice the cash. What he doesn't count on is losing his heart as well. Thus, the die is cast, the fates engaged, as songs, dance, and old-fashioned gambling good fun ensue
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

42 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

65 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the inspiring story of the robe that Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

73 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One man's fervent pursuit of wealth and power leads him to religion for profit in the evangelist tents of the 1920's Midwestern Corn Belt
Black narcissus by Michael Powell( Visual )

71 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Majesty gives way to mystery, and marks a harrowing descent into madness, when a young British nun is ordered to establish a convent in the remote Himalayan mountains. Sister Clodagh (Kerr) is a serious young novitiate assigned to lead a crucial mission, with the reluctant recommendation of her Mother Superior. Together with a disparate group of nuns, Sister Clodagh will face strange peoples and customs, a harsh and unforgiving climate and a wrenching struggle with her own past that will prove the ultimate test of her devotion and faith
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

46 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young man befriending an escaped convict who becomes his unknown benefactor, and of the consequences for the young man as he established himself in the world
Open range by William Wyler( Visual )

47 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship
The thorn birds by Ann Ward( Visual )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Final fantasy : the spirits within by Hironobu Sakaguchi( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2065 A.D. and the Earth is infested with alien spirits, and mankind faces total extinction. Led by a dream and guided by a mentor, a scientist struggles to collect eight good spirits to create a powerful source strong enough to destroy the alien presence, but is it pure enough to protect the planet? The Earth must be saved from its darkest hate and unleash the final spirit
North & south by John Jakes( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One is from a Northern industrial family, one from a Southern plantation family. They're West Point graduates whose tried-and-true loyalty helps them survive the Mexican-American War. But their bond faces sterner tests. The issues dividing North and South can also set friend against friend
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in German and English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives
A little night music original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Heidi by Delbert Mann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss orphan must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
Guys & dolls original cast album by Frank Loesser( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heidi by Johanna Spyri( Visual )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and German and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a young poor orphan girl abandoned by her aunt and banished to live with her isolated old grandfather high in the Swiss Alps
Angel face by Sarah Weeks( Visual )

54 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out
Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion by Panola College( Visual )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Spartacus
Alternative Names
Džin Simons

Jean Simmons actrice britannique

Jean Simmons aktorka brytyjska

Jean Simmons attrice britannica

Jean Simmons britisch-US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Jean Simmons British-American actress

Jean Simmons Brits actrice (1929-2010)

Jean Simmonsová

Simmonds, Jean 1929-2010

Simmons, Jean

Simmons, Jean 1929-

Simmons, Jean Merilyn 1929-2010

Τζιν Σίμονς

Джин Симмонс британская актриса

Джин Сіммонс

Симмонс, Джин

Џин Симонс

Ջին Սիմոնս

ג'ין סימונס

جان سيمونز

جین سیمونز

ဆီမွန်၊ ဂျီ

진 시먼스

ジーン・シモンズ

珍·茜蒙絲

珍·西蒙絲

简·西蒙斯

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Guys and dollsThe robeBlack narcissusOpen rangeFinal fantasy : the spirits withinBernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion